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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 Demographics

Health Care Access

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,685 949 15.5 14.4-16.6 5,736 84.5 83.4-85.6
Region 9 & 10 934 120 15.6 12.3-19.5 814 84.4 80.5-87.7
GENDER
Male 392 61 16.8 12.5-22.2 331 83.2 77.8-87.5
Female 542 59 14.5 9.9-20.6 483 85.5 79.4-90.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 604 64 14.8 10.6-20.3 540 85.2 79.7-89.4
Non-Hispanic Black 256 39 15.3 10.5-21.9 217 84.7 78.1-89.5
Other 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 238 48 20.2 14.0-28.1 190 79.8 71.9-86.0
44-64 381 56 15.8 11.8-20.9 325 84.2 79.1-88.2
65+ 305 14 6.0 3.1-11.2 291 94.0 88.8-96.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 402 62 18.6 13.2-25.4 340 81.4 74.6-86.8
Some College + 527 56 12.6 9.2-17.1 471 87.4 82.9-90.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 443 90 24.2 18.6-30.8 353 75.8 69.2-81.4
$50,000+ 290 15 4.9 2.5- 9.1 275 95.1 90.9-97.5

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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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