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2014 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 7,270 4,774 62.2 60.8-63.6 1,172 14.0 13.1-15.0 1,324 23.7 22.5-25.0
-African Americans 1,434 908 58.9 55.8-62.0 247 14.5 12.6-16.7 279 26.6 23.7-29.6
GENDER
Male 528 294 49.6 44.6-54.6 79 13.4 10.4-17.1 155 37.0 32.1-42.1
Female 906 614 66.6 62.8-70.2 168 15.4 13.0-18.2 124 18.0 15.0-21.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 33 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,398 896 59.6 56.4-62.7 242 14.7 12.7-16.9 260 25.7 22.8-28.8
AGE
18-34 291 143 45.6 39.3-52.0 26 8.2 5.4-12.4 122 46.2 39.8-52.7
35-44 207 135 60.3 52.6-67.6 23 11.6 7.4-17.8 49 28.0 21.5-35.6
45-54 263 167 65.7 59.0-71.8 49 16.2 11.9-21.7 47 18.0 13.4-23.9
55-64 308 197 64.9 58.7-70.6 69 20.3 15.9-25.6 42 14.8 10.8-19.9
65-74 219 154 69.9 62.3-76.5 52 22.9 17.1-30.0 13 7.2 4.0-12.7
75+ 126 98 74.3 63.8-82.6 26 23.0 15.2-33.3 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 214 127 49.9 41.9-58.0 34 13.5 9.2-19.5 53 36.5 28.7-45.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 476 284 56.2 50.8-61.4 79 13.5 10.4-17.2 113 30.4 25.5-35.7
Some Post-H.S. 393 255 62.3 56.5-67.8 65 14.0 10.6-18.2 73 23.7 18.9-29.3
College Graduate 349 240 66.7 60.6-72.2 69 18.7 14.4-23.9 40 14.6 10.6-19.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 285 163 50.7 43.7-57.7 56 15.9 11.7-21.3 66 33.4 26.7-40.9
$15,000- 24,999 311 193 58.3 51.7-64.7 38 10.1 6.9-14.5 80 31.6 25.6-38.2
$25,000- 34,999 148 98 61.7 52.0-70.6 21 16.0 10.2-24.4 29 22.3 15.2-31.3
$35,000- 49,999 168 114 66.3 57.4-74.2 24 10.6 6.5-16.6 30 23.1 16.3-31.8
$50,000- 74,999 115 87 77.2 66.9-85.1 18 12.1 7.0-20.1 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 146 102 67.9 58.3-76.2 30 20.2 13.4-29.3 14 11.9 6.9-19.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 384 233 58.3 52.2-64.1 109 27.1 22.3-32.6 42 14.6 10.5-19.8
No 979 635 59.8 56.0-63.5 128 11.0 9.0-13.5 216 29.1 25.7-32.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 167 100 56.7 47.9-65.0 40 23.9 17.3-32.2 27 19.4 13.1-27.7
Non-Veteran 1,262 805 59.2 55.8-62.5 206 13.3 11.3-15.5 251 27.5 24.4-30.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 776 497 60.1 55.8-64.3 141 15.5 12.9-18.6 138 24.3 20.6-28.5
No 658 411 57.6 53.0-62.1 106 13.4 10.7-16.7 141 29.0 24.8-33.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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