2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 & 5 Demographics

Health Care Access

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 4,893 3,300 66.8 65.0-68.5 699 12.1 10.9-13.3 894 21.1 19.6-22.8
Region 3 & 5 926 655 69.7 66.0-73.2 118 11.8 9.5-14.6 153 18.4 15.5-21.7
GENDER
Male 395 259 64.7 58.8-70.1 51 12.8 9.3-17.5 85 22.5 18.0-27.8
Female 531 396 74.4 69.6-78.6 67 10.9 8.3-14.3 68 14.7 11.3-19.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 628 471 74.4 70.1-78.3 83 12.6 9.8-16.0 74 13.0 10.1-16.5
Non-Hispanic Black 177 122 65.7 56.2-74.2 24 12.5 7.6-19.8 31 21.8 14.7-31.2
Other 121 *** *** *** 11 5.9 2.7-12.3 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 331 208 62.3 56.0-68.2 23 6.5 4.1-10.3 100 31.2 25.7-37.3
45-64 333 245 74.5 68.4-79.8 46 13.9 9.8-19.3 42 11.6 8.1-16.3
65+ 254 196 77.6 70.7-83.2 47 18.4 13.3-25.0 11 4.0 2.0- 7.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 308 195 61.4 54.6-67.8 39 12.8 8.8-18.3 74 25.8 20.2-32.2
Some College + 614 457 75.0 70.7-78.8 78 11.2 8.7-14.4 79 13.8 10.9-17.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 394 260 65.1 59.2-70.5 51 12.0 8.7-16.3 83 22.9 18.2-28.4
$50,000+ 374 291 78.0 72.5-82.6 38 8.8 6.0-12.6 45 13.3 9.5-18.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2017 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2017 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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