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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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How many times have you been to a doctor, nurse, or other health professional in the past 12 months?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 visit 2 visits 3 visits 4 or more visits Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,545 1,004 17.4 16.2-18.6 1,162 18.4 17.3-19.6 908 13.4 12.4-14.4 2,760 37.9 36.5-39.3 711 12.9 11.9-14.0
-MALES 2,810 475 19.2 17.4-21.0 482 17.7 16.1-19.5 379 13.4 11.9-15.0 1,054 33.0 31.0-35.1 420 16.8 15.1-18.6
RACE
White 2,019 322 18.4 16.4-20.6 337 17.3 15.4-19.4 289 14.3 12.5-16.2 818 35.6 33.2-38.2 253 14.4 12.6-16.5
African American 478 87 20.6 16.6-25.4 93 20.6 16.6-25.2 59 11.4 8.6-14.9 174 31.9 27.3-36.9 65 15.5 12.0-19.9
Other Minorities 278 61 21.1 16.1-27.3 47 15.1 11.1-20.3 25 11.2 6.8-17.8 52 17.3 12.4-23.5 93 35.3 28.6-42.6
AGE
18-34 489 101 21.9 18.0-26.3 87 17.5 14.1-21.6 60 12.5 9.5-16.3 108 22.9 18.9-27.4 133 25.3 21.2-29.8
35-44 395 87 23.0 18.6-28.0 79 19.8 15.7-24.6 48 13.9 10.3-18.6 81 20.1 16.2-24.8 100 23.1 18.9-28.0
45-54 456 91 20.5 16.7-25.0 81 17.9 14.3-22.1 66 14.0 10.9-17.8 155 34.4 29.6-39.5 63 13.2 10.2-16.9
55-64 650 104 16.9 13.8-20.5 111 17.1 14.2-20.6 83 12.4 9.9-15.5 274 42.2 37.9-46.5 78 11.4 8.9-14.4
65-74 491 51 9.9 7.4-13.3 72 15.8 12.5-19.8 81 16.5 13.2-20.6 266 53.2 48.1-58.1 21 4.5 2.8- 7.4
75+ 288 29 10.5 6.8-15.9 44 16.7 12.1-22.4 35 11.3 8.0-15.9 167 57.5 50.7-64.0 13 4.1 2.2- 7.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 406 78 20.8 16.5-26.0 48 11.3 8.2-15.3 50 11.1 7.9-15.3 130 31.6 26.4-37.3 100 25.2 20.6-30.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 775 134 17.6 14.7-20.9 130 20.0 16.7-23.7 97 12.7 10.1-15.8 284 31.7 28.1-35.6 130 18.1 15.0-21.5
Some Post-H.S. 698 120 20.6 17.2-24.5 145 20.0 16.8-23.7 89 13.8 11.0-17.1 260 32.1 28.3-36.2 84 13.5 10.6-17.0
College Graduate 918 138 17.5 14.7-20.7 159 17.3 14.7-20.3 142 15.7 13.1-18.7 376 36.8 33.4-40.4 103 12.7 10.3-15.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 290 42 15.7 11.2-21.5 40 14.0 9.8-19.6 30 10.7 7.2-15.7 117 39.1 32.5-46.0 61 20.6 15.7-26.5
$15,000- 24,999 451 77 18.1 14.1-22.8 59 12.9 9.8-16.7 52 9.2 6.8-12.3 164 35.9 30.5-41.6 99 24.0 19.5-29.1
$25,000- 34,999 251 38 19.1 13.7-26.0 46 19.7 14.6-26.0 28 10.6 7.1-15.7 98 34.7 28.2-41.8 41 15.9 11.4-21.8
$35,000- 49,999 340 62 19.8 15.2-25.4 64 19.9 15.2-25.5 43 15.0 10.8-20.4 125 29.2 24.2-34.9 46 16.1 11.9-21.5
$50,000- 74,999 340 56 18.5 13.8-24.4 70 20.7 16.1-26.3 43 14.9 10.6-20.6 128 31.0 25.7-37.0 43 14.8 10.8-20.1
$75,000+ 683 115 20.1 16.6-24.0 126 19.3 15.8-23.2 112 15.4 12.4-19.1 268 34.4 30.3-38.6 62 10.9 8.0-14.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 672 48 7.4 5.3-10.2 69 10.3 7.9-13.3 73 11.9 9.0-15.6 446 62.8 58.1-67.3 36 7.7 5.2-11.3
No 2,016 413 22.7 20.5-25.0 401 20.0 18.0-22.2 285 13.8 12.1-15.7 569 25.1 22.9-27.4 348 18.4 16.4-20.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 783 116 17.1 14.0-20.6 132 18.3 15.2-21.8 99 12.6 9.8-16.0 373 43.3 39.2-47.5 63 8.7 6.5-11.6
Non-Veteran 2,021 357 19.7 17.6-21.9 350 17.6 15.7-19.7 280 13.6 12.0-15.5 678 29.9 27.6-32.3 356 19.1 17.1-21.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,544 253 18.7 16.4-21.3 270 18.3 16.1-20.8 209 12.8 11.0-15.0 579 33.6 30.8-36.5 233 16.5 14.4-18.9
No 1,266 222 19.7 17.1-22.5 212 17.1 14.7-19.7 170 14.0 11.8-16.6 475 32.2 29.3-35.3 187 17.0 14.5-19.8

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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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