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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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
Region 6 562 366 63.4 58.6-68.0 112 18.1 14.8-21.9 84 18.5 14.9-22.8
GENDER
Male 250 152 61.2 54.0-67.9 46 15.2 11.1-20.5 52 23.6 17.9-30.5
Female 312 214 65.5 59.0-71.6 66 20.8 16.0-26.6 32 13.7 9.5-19.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 314 211 64.4 57.8-70.4 66 19.8 15.2-25.3 37 15.9 11.3-21.9
Non-Hispanic Black 163 110 68.7 60.1-76.1 31 16.5 11.3-23.4 22 14.8 9.5-22.4
Other 78 *** *** *** 12 14.0 7.1-25.9 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 216 118 55.1 47.5-62.5 36 15.1 10.6-21.1 62 29.8 23.3-37.2
45-64 181 126 69.3 61.3-76.3 40 22.0 16.0-29.5 15 8.7 5.1-14.4
65+ 159 120 77.3 69.4-83.6 34 19.5 13.7-27.1 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 235 149 64.2 56.8-71.0 40 14.1 10.1-19.5 46 21.6 16.0-28.6
Some College + 325 215 62.6 56.2-68.5 72 21.7 17.0-27.4 38 15.7 11.4-21.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 293 183 61.2 54.3-67.7 53 16.1 11.9-21.5 57 22.7 17.3-29.2
$50,000+ 159 111 68.8 60.3-76.2 32 17.4 12.1-24.4 16 13.7 8.4-21.6

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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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