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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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Was there a time during the last 12 months when you needed to see a doctor, but could not because of the cost?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,866 2,023 18.9 18.0-19.8 9,843 81.1 80.2-82.0
-MALES 4,626 685 16.6 15.3-18.1 3,941 83.4 81.9-84.7
RACE
White 3,314 414 13.9 12.5-15.5 2,900 86.1 84.5-87.5
African American 748 141 20.7 17.3-24.6 607 79.3 75.4-82.7
Other Minorities 528 124 26.1 21.2-31.7 404 73.9 68.3-78.8
AGE
18-34 875 173 19.7 16.9-22.9 702 80.3 77.1-83.1
35-44 692 149 21.0 17.6-24.8 543 79.0 75.2-82.4
45-54 807 155 18.1 15.2-21.5 652 81.9 78.5-84.8
55-64 941 134 15.4 12.5-18.7 807 84.6 81.3-87.5
65-74 792 48 5.9 4.1- 8.3 744 94.1 91.7-95.9
75+ 489 23 5.0 3.0- 8.3 466 95.0 91.7-97.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 617 176 30.1 25.8-34.9 441 69.9 65.1-74.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,336 235 17.5 15.1-20.2 1,101 82.5 79.8-84.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,159 168 15.0 12.6-17.7 991 85.0 82.3-87.4
College Graduate 1,496 103 7.3 5.7- 9.3 1,393 92.7 90.7-94.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 493 170 41.7 36.1-47.5 323 58.3 52.5-63.9
$15,000- 24,999 760 216 30.5 26.6-34.8 544 69.5 65.2-73.4
$25,000- 34,999 504 83 16.7 13.2-21.0 421 83.3 79.0-86.8
$35,000- 49,999 599 80 14.6 11.1-19.1 519 85.4 80.9-88.9
$50,000- 74,999 587 36 6.3 4.3- 9.2 551 93.7 90.8-95.7
$75,000+ 1,073 37 3.8 2.6- 5.5 1,036 96.2 94.5-97.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,190 260 25.0 21.9-28.3 930 75.0 71.7-78.1
No 3,382 413 14.2 12.7-15.8 2,969 85.8 84.2-87.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,390 106 8.2 6.6-10.2 1,284 91.8 89.8-93.4
Non-Veteran 3,234 579 19.1 17.5-20.9 2,655 80.9 79.1-82.5

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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