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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-Non-Hispanic Black

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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 6,516 4,261 63.7 62.2-65.2 1,052 15.0 14.0-16.1 1,203 21.2 20.0-22.5
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,267 849 66.5 63.2-69.6 201 14.6 12.4-17.0 217 18.9 16.4-21.8
GENDER
Male 514 308 59.4 54.1-64.4 70 12.0 9.0-15.7 136 28.7 24.1-33.6
Female 753 541 72.3 68.2-76.0 131 16.7 13.7-20.1 81 11.0 8.5-14.1
AGE
18-34 278 151 55.2 48.5-61.8 29 9.6 6.4-13.9 98 35.2 29.1-41.9
35-44 185 129 72.1 63.8-79.2 *** *** *** 42 21.0 15.1-28.5
45-54 217 147 66.8 59.1-73.7 38 19.3 13.7-26.4 32 13.9 9.4-20.0
55-64 275 190 72.6 65.8-78.5 57 19.1 14.0-25.5 28 8.2 5.3-12.5
65-74 193 147 76.2 68.0-82.8 33 17.5 11.9-25.1 *** *** ***
75+ 107 78 72.4 61.2-81.3 25 24.7 16.2-35.8 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 163 102 66.6 57.5-74.6 37 18.2 12.6-25.6 24 15.2 9.6-23.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 447 283 60.0 54.3-65.4 74 16.6 12.8-21.3 90 23.4 18.8-28.7
Some Post-H.S. 346 229 64.1 57.8-69.9 49 14.0 10.2-19.1 68 21.9 17.1-27.7
College Graduate 310 234 81.3 76.2-85.5 41 8.8 6.1-12.5 35 9.9 6.9-14.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 194 124 59.7 50.7-68.2 32 17.7 11.8-25.8 38 22.5 15.9-30.9
$15,000- 24,999 262 163 58.7 51.2-65.8 41 16.8 12.0-23.1 58 24.5 18.7-31.3
$25,000- 34,999 141 88 62.3 51.9-71.7 25 12.2 7.6-19.0 28 25.4 17.0-36.2
$35,000- 49,999 151 113 72.5 62.2-80.8 *** *** *** 22 16.5 10.1-25.7
$50,000- 74,999 128 97 76.8 67.4-84.2 16 9.9 5.7-16.7 15 13.3 7.7-22.1
$75,000+ 140 112 81.2 72.5-87.6 *** *** *** 14 11.5 6.4-19.6
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 328 212 65.1 58.2-71.4 89 28.4 22.5-35.1 27 6.5 4.2- 9.9
No 835 563 66.5 62.5-70.3 104 10.9 8.7-13.5 168 22.6 19.3-26.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 394 246 61.2 54.9-67.2 105 26.8 21.6-32.8 43 11.9 8.4-16.6
No 827 576 69.1 65.2-72.7 92 10.1 8.0-12.7 159 20.8 17.6-24.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 151 99 67.3 57.5-75.7 29 17.6 11.4-26.2 23 15.2 9.2-23.9
Non-Veteran 1,116 750 66.4 62.9-69.7 172 14.2 11.9-16.8 194 19.4 16.7-22.5
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 451 292 65.2 60.1-70.0 65 12.7 9.6-16.5 94 22.1 18.0-26.7
Regional City or Suburban County 239 171 73.4 66.4-79.3 34 11.8 8.0-16.9 34 14.9 10.2-21.1
Rural 577 386 64.4 59.0-69.5 102 18.3 14.5-22.8 89 17.3 13.5-22.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 627 412 66.0 61.4-70.2 68 9.3 7.0-12.2 147 24.8 21.0-29.1
Unemployed 79 *** *** *** 16 18.2 10.5-29.5 *** *** ***
Retired 289 215 76.6 70.4-81.8 57 19.3 14.5-25.2 17 4.1 2.4- 7.0
Unable to Work 193 123 61.3 52.0-69.8 55 32.2 24.1-41.5 *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 78 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 68 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 160 104 63.2 54.3-71.3 25 15.4 10.2-22.5 31 21.4 15.0-29.7
101% to 150% 250 162 63.1 55.4-70.2 39 14.8 10.4-20.7 49 22.0 16.1-29.4
151% to 200% 87 *** *** *** 15 15.6 8.5-27.0 *** *** ***
More than 200% 429 330 78.1 73.0-82.4 50 9.3 6.5-13.0 49 12.7 9.3-17.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 332 222 64.0 56.4-70.9 59 19.3 14.0-26.0 51 16.7 11.7-23.2
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 382 257 66.3 60.4-71.8 65 16.4 12.5-21.3 60 17.3 13.1-22.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 553 370 67.4 62.8-71.7 77 12.1 9.4-15.4 106 20.5 16.9-24.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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