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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-African Americans

Do you have one person you think of as your personal doctor or health care provider?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,847 6,081 63.4 62.0-64.7 1,117 10.1 9.4-10.9 1,649 26.5 25.2-27.9
-African Americans 1,703 1,134 60.1 56.7-63.3 219 10.0 8.3-12.0 350 29.9 26.9-33.2
GENDER
Male 594 323 49.7 44.6-54.8 77 9.5 7.1-12.6 194 40.8 35.8-46.0
Female 1,109 811 68.8 64.5-72.7 142 10.4 8.2-13.2 156 20.8 17.3-24.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,680 1,121 60.2 56.8-63.4 218 10.1 8.4-12.1 341 29.8 26.7-33.0
AGE
18-34 307 145 45.2 38.6-52.1 19 4.2 2.4- 7.2 143 50.6 43.8-57.3
35-44 239 153 61.0 52.9-68.5 19 9.6 5.4-16.5 67 29.5 22.9-37.1
45-54 317 209 61.7 54.4-68.6 40 11.4 7.5-17.0 68 26.8 20.8-34.0
55-64 376 279 78.0 72.5-82.7 59 12.3 8.9-16.6 38 9.7 6.5-14.3
65-74 275 209 73.2 64.9-80.1 45 16.3 11.0-23.5 21 10.5 6.2-17.2
75+ 167 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 263 183 60.9 52.3-68.9 35 9.9 6.2-15.2 45 29.2 21.8-37.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 545 346 55.1 49.3-60.7 66 8.8 6.3-12.1 133 36.2 30.6-42.1
Some Post-H.S. 492 329 60.9 54.8-66.6 58 10.7 7.6-14.9 105 28.4 23.2-34.3
College Graduate 402 275 67.0 60.9-72.5 60 11.3 8.0-15.6 67 21.8 17.0-27.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 338 225 57.6 50.0-64.9 40 6.8 4.6- 9.9 73 35.6 28.5-43.4
$15,000- 24,999 386 249 56.1 49.5-62.5 42 9.2 6.3-13.4 95 34.6 28.5-41.3
$25,000- 34,999 206 137 60.9 51.4-69.6 17 6.6 3.7-11.6 52 32.5 24.1-42.1
$35,000- 49,999 196 142 71.5 62.4-79.1 *** *** *** 35 21.5 14.8-30.1
$50,000- 74,999 122 91 73.6 62.2-82.6 *** *** *** 16 15.2 9.0-24.5
$75,000+ 162 114 66.4 55.3-75.9 29 16.6 9.9-26.4 19 17.0 9.9-27.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 505 341 62.4 56.0-68.4 108 20.7 16.0-26.4 56 16.9 12.4-22.6
No 1,162 774 59.5 55.6-63.4 108 6.7 5.2- 8.7 280 33.8 30.0-37.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 202 111 52.8 44.2-61.3 51 24.2 17.4-32.6 40 23.0 16.6-31.0
Non-Veteran 1,501 1,023 61.1 57.5-64.6 168 8.0 6.4- 9.9 310 30.9 27.6-34.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 813 566 62.2 57.3-67.0 96 9.8 7.4-12.8 151 27.9 23.5-32.8
No 890 568 58.1 53.6-62.4 123 10.2 7.9-13.0 199 31.8 27.6-36.2

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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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