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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 6,685 4,441 64.1 62.7-65.5 1,037 14.2 13.2-15.3 1,207 21.7 20.4-23.0
Region 8 666 425 60.6 56.1-64.9 122 15.8 13.0-19.1 119 23.6 19.7-28.0
GENDER
Male 278 189 60.6 53.6-67.2 30 11.3 7.7-16.3 59 28.1 22.0-35.1
Female 388 236 60.6 54.7-66.1 92 20.2 16.2-25.0 60 19.2 14.8-24.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 440 305 66.5 61.1-71.6 81 16.7 13.2-21.0 54 16.7 12.7-21.7
Non-Hispanic Black 126 *** *** *** 30 17.1 11.3-25.0 12 16.3 8.9-28.1
Other 90 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 215 116 50.1 42.7-57.5 21 9.4 5.9-14.5 78 40.5 33.4-48.1
44-64 245 165 70.3 63.5-76.3 45 16.7 12.2-22.6 35 13.0 9.0-18.4
65+ 195 141 72.3 64.5-79.0 48 25.2 18.8-33.0 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 282 159 53.4 46.5-60.1 55 16.7 12.4-22.0 68 29.9 23.8-36.9
Some College + 382 265 67.3 61.4-72.7 66 14.7 11.2-19.0 51 18.0 13.5-23.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 316 189 55.5 49.0-61.9 57 15.9 11.9-21.0 70 28.5 22.7-35.1
$50,000+ 208 159 73.8 65.8-80.5 26 10.5 6.9-15.7 23 15.7 10.1-23.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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