2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 Demographics

Health Care Access

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,826 634 11.5 10.4-12.5 5,192 88.5 87.5-89.6
Region 9 & 10 552 58 9.8 7.3-13.0 494 90.2 87.0-92.7
GENDER
Male 252 23 9.5 5.9-15.0 229 90.5 85.0-94.1
Female 300 35 10.0 6.9-14.4 265 90.0 85.6-93.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 370 29 7.0 4.7-10.1 341 93.0 89.9-95.3
Non-Hispanic Black 127 19 12.9 7.5-21.3 108 87.1 78.7-92.5
Other 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 153 21 11.8 7.3-18.4 132 88.2 81.6-92.7
45-64 211 31 13.5 9.3-19.2 180 86.5 80.8-90.7
65+ 179 *** *** *** 174 98.5 96.0-99.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 214 26 10.5 6.6-16.2 188 89.5 83.8-93.4
Some Post-H.S. 160 14 8.4 4.8-14.4 146 91.6 85.6-95.2
College Graduate 175 18 10.7 6.4-17.5 157 89.3 82.5-93.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 34 14.8 9.8-21.7 167 85.2 78.3-90.2
$50,000+ 204 12 5.4 2.9- 9.9 192 94.6 90.1-97.1
Don't know/Not Sure 132 11 9.7 5.3-17.2 121 90.3 82.8-94.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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