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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Northeastern Partnership**

Health Care Access

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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 15,020 10,558 68.3 67.3-69.2 2,005 12.5 11.9-13.2 2,457 19.2 18.4-20.1
-Northeastern Partnership 999 716 66.8 62.8-70.5 126 12.0 9.9-14.4 157 21.2 17.8-25.2
GENDER
Male 345 221 58.7 52.0-65.1 45 12.3 9.0-16.5 79 29.0 22.8-36.1
Female 654 495 73.9 69.8-77.6 81 11.7 9.2-14.7 78 14.4 11.4-18.0
RACE
White 576 425 70.5 65.9-74.7 72 12.0 9.3-15.2 79 17.5 14.0-21.8
African American 379 269 66.7 59.7-72.9 50 13.0 9.6-17.5 60 20.3 14.5-27.6
Other Minorities 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-24 37 20 36.9 20.7-56.7 2 3.4 0.7-14.9 15 59.7 39.5-77.1
25-34 126 81 64.4 54.1-73.5 10 7.2 3.7-13.8 35 28.4 20.0-38.5
35-44 158 100 56.1 45.3-66.3 14 6.8 3.7-12.2 44 37.1 26.9-48.6
45-54 197 146 71.6 63.6-78.4 27 14.1 9.4-20.6 24 14.4 9.4-21.4
55-64 199 156 75.8 68.4-82.0 22 12.7 8.2-19.2 21 11.4 7.4-17.3
65-74 164 120 69.0 60.0-76.8 32 22.9 16.0-31.5 12 8.1 4.2-14.9
75+ 117 92 79.7 70.7-86.4 19 13.6 8.5-21.0 6 6.7 2.9-14.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 222 147 56.0 47.3-64.3 29 11.6 7.7-17.3 46 32.4 24.2-41.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 352 258 67.6 60.2-74.2 37 9.7 6.8-13.6 57 22.8 16.4-30.6
Some Post-H.S. 230 156 66.6 59.1-73.3 35 14.7 10.2-20.7 39 18.8 13.5-25.5
College Graduate 195 155 78.0 70.5-83.9 25 13.3 8.8-19.6 15 8.7 4.9-14.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 172 121 67.1 57.9-75.2 19 8.1 5.0-12.9 32 24.8 17.1-34.4
$15,000- 24,999 197 136 56.9 46.0-67.2 18 7.1 4.2-11.9 43 36.0 25.5-48.0
$25,000- 34,999 103 75 67.1 55.7-76.8 13 15.2 8.6-25.4 15 17.7 10.4-28.5
$35,000- 49,999 129 99 73.1 63.3-81.0 13 12.0 6.8-20.4 17 14.9 9.1-23.4
$50,000-74,999 88 65 71.8 60.3-81.1 13 14.4 8.1-24.2 10 13.8 7.3-24.5
$75,000+ 83 64 75.0 62.9-84.1 13 16.0 9.0-26.8 6 9.0 3.8-19.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 382 271 67.0 60.5-72.9 70 17.6 13.6-22.4 41 15.4 10.5-22.1
No 581 417 67.4 62.7-71.8 53 9.3 7.0-12.3 111 23.3 19.3-27.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 120 76 59.3 49.3-68.6 23 19.6 13.0-28.5 21 21.0 13.7-30.9
Non-Veteran 869 633 68.2 63.8-72.3 103 10.9 8.8-13.4 133 20.9 17.1-25.3
Currently Serving 8 6 62.3 23.0-90.1 0 0.0 . - . 2 37.7 9.9-77.0

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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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