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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-African Americans

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,208 3,464 32.5 31.1-33.9 3,744 67.5 66.1-68.9
-African Americans 1,357 641 33.2 30.0-36.6 716 66.8 63.4-70.0
GENDER
Male 448 201 32.1 27.0-37.6 247 67.9 62.4-73.0
Female 909 440 34.1 30.0-38.4 469 65.9 61.6-70.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,347 640 33.6 30.4-37.0 707 66.4 63.0-69.6
AGE
18-34 186 19 8.3 5.1-13.4 167 91.7 86.6-94.9
35-44 174 24 12.6 7.7-20.0 150 87.4 80.0-92.3
45-54 234 56 20.1 14.5-27.1 178 79.9 72.9-85.5
55-64 317 125 36.6 30.0-43.8 192 63.4 56.2-70.0
65-74 269 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 161 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 210 155 57.6 47.4-67.2 55 42.4 32.8-52.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 432 235 35.6 30.1-41.6 197 64.4 58.4-69.9
Some Post-H.S. 371 147 25.0 19.8-31.0 224 75.0 69.0-80.2
College Graduate 343 104 21.5 16.9-26.8 239 78.5 73.2-83.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 246 170 50.4 41.2-59.6 76 49.6 40.4-58.8
$15,000- 24,999 275 164 45.7 38.1-53.5 111 54.3 46.5-61.9
$25,000- 34,999 169 71 29.6 21.3-39.5 98 70.4 60.5-78.7
$35,000- 49,999 169 46 16.0 10.7-23.3 123 84.0 76.7-89.3
$50,000- 74,999 117 22 12.3 7.1-20.7 95 87.7 79.3-92.9
$75,000+ 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 449 318 60.5 53.4-67.2 131 39.5 32.8-46.6
No 881 316 23.0 19.8-26.6 565 77.0 73.4-80.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 177 81 36.3 28.3-45.1 96 63.7 54.9-71.7
Non-Veteran 1,180 560 32.7 29.3-36.4 620 67.3 63.6-70.7
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 663 349 38.1 33.3-43.2 314 61.9 56.8-66.7
No 694 292 28.5 24.3-33.1 402 71.5 66.9-75.7

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*Asked only of those who report having 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.

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