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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Health Care Access

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Total
Respond.^
Less than or equal to 1yr Greater than 1yr but less than 3yrs 3yrs or more Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,231 221 19.0 16.3-22.1 213 17.8 15.3-20.8 514 37.4 34.0-40.8 283 25.8 22.7-29.0
-Eastern NC 382 66 19.3 14.4-25.2 63 20.5 15.3-27.0 159 34.2 28.0-40.9 94 26.0 20.5-32.4
GENDER
Male 175 30 18.3 11.9-27.0 24 16.9 10.6-25.8 73 35.0 26.1-45.0 48 29.8 21.7-39.5
Female 207 36 20.5 13.9-29.2 39 25.2 17.4-35.1 86 33.1 25.5-41.8 46 21.1 14.9-29.1
RACE
White 162 30 18.6 12.4-26.8 25 19.9 13.0-29.2 79 44.5 34.8-54.6 28 17.0 11.1-25.3
African American 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 106 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 316 63 23.6 17.7-30.8 60 24.8 18.5-32.5 147 39.0 31.8-46.7 46 12.6 8.4-18.4
AGE
18-34 121 22 22.7 14.6-33.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 33 22.8 15.4-32.3
35-54 178 33 17.2 11.7-24.7 25 16.2 10.2-24.7 72 32.9 24.7-42.2 48 33.7 24.7-44.0
55-64 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 98 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 137 29 24.9 16.4-36.0 *** *** *** 62 36.1 26.7-46.8 25 17.6 11.1-26.8
Some Post-H.S. 104 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 90 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 120 *** *** *** 19 15.2 8.8-25.0 46 32.2 23.0-43.0 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 25 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 24 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 93 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 285 48 18.5 13.0-25.6 51 22.5 16.3-30.2 107 30.3 23.6-38.0 79 28.7 22.2-36.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 29 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 353 58 18.3 13.4-24.5 61 21.7 16.2-28.5 144 32.8 26.5-39.8 90 27.2 21.4-33.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 315 56 20.0 14.6-26.6 52 21.1 15.4-28.2 127 33.1 26.4-40.5 80 25.8 19.9-32.8
No 67 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked only of those who did not have any type of health insurance.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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