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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 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 6,516 4,261 63.7 62.2-65.2 1,052 15.0 14.0-16.1 1,203 21.2 20.0-22.5
Regions 1 & 2 1,063 712 66.3 62.3-70.1 173 14.3 12.0-17.0 178 19.4 16.2-23.1
GENDER
Male 463 295 64.3 58.2-69.9 79 13.7 10.5-17.8 89 22.0 17.1-27.9
Female 600 417 68.2 62.9-73.0 94 14.9 11.7-18.7 89 17.0 13.1-21.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 917 631 68.0 63.7-72.0 162 15.1 12.5-18.0 124 17.0 13.6-21.0
Non-Hispanic Black 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 97 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 273 149 56.0 48.0-63.7 31 9.0 5.9-13.5 93 35.0 27.8-42.9
45-64 377 267 72.8 67.0-77.9 54 14.0 10.3-18.8 56 13.1 9.6-17.8
65+ 397 284 71.8 66.0-77.0 86 22.3 17.6-27.9 27 5.8 3.7- 9.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 435 268 60.6 54.1-66.8 72 14.2 10.7-18.4 95 25.2 19.7-31.7
Some College + 629 445 71.5 66.8-75.7 101 14.4 11.5-18.0 83 14.1 10.9-18.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 541 344 63.2 57.5-68.5 94 15.9 12.5-20.0 103 20.9 16.5-26.2
$50,000+ 326 244 72.7 65.6-78.9 44 12.0 8.4-17.0 38 15.2 10.2-22.2

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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.

^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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