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2016 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 6,516 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 8 589 376 60.4 55.7-65.0 99 15.2 12.3-18.7 114 24.3 20.4-28.8
GENDER
Male 276 166 55.9 49.1-62.6 46 14.4 10.5-19.5 64 29.6 23.5-36.6
Female 313 210 64.8 58.3-70.7 53 16.0 11.9-21.1 50 19.2 14.5-25.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 367 248 64.8 58.9-70.3 57 14.0 10.6-18.2 62 21.2 16.6-26.7
Non-Hispanic Black 119 *** *** *** 25 18.7 12.2-27.4 16 18.7 10.8-30.4
Other 97 *** *** *** 17 17.4 10.1-28.4 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 191 96 49.0 41.3-56.8 16 7.8 4.6-13.0 79 43.1 35.6-51.0
45-64 214 141 68.3 61.2-74.7 47 21.4 16.0-28.1 26 10.2 6.7-15.2
65+ 181 137 73.4 65.3-80.2 36 22.7 16.2-30.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 270 161 57.3 50.3-64.1 50 16.6 12.3-22.0 59 26.1 20.3-32.8
Some College + 318 215 63.6 57.2-69.6 48 13.7 10.0-18.5 55 22.7 17.5-29.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 304 185 57.1 50.4-63.5 47 13.7 9.9-18.5 72 29.3 23.5-35.9
$50,000+ 166 115 66.3 57.7-74.0 27 15.5 10.5-22.3 24 18.2 12.0-26.5

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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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