Was there a time in the past 12 months when you needed medical care, but could not get it?
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7002 788   9.8  ( 8.8-10.9) 6214  90.2  (89.1-91.2)
     GENDER      
Male 2347 202   7.0  ( 5.8- 8.3) 2145  93.0  (91.7-94.2)
Female 4655 586  12.5  (10.9-14.2) 4069  87.5  (85.8-89.1)
   RACE/ETHNICITY      
White/NH 6544 729   9.7  ( 8.7-10.9) 5815  90.3  (89.1-91.3)
African American/NH  221  22   6.6  ( 3.8-11.1)  199  93.4  (88.9-96.2)
       AGE      
18-24  437  55   9.6  ( 6.5-14.0)  382  90.4  (86.0-93.5)
25-34  961 152  12.1  ( 9.7-15.1)  809  87.9  (84.9-90.3)
35-44 1283 180  11.4  ( 8.9-14.5) 1103  88.6  (85.5-91.1)
45-54 1338 177  11.7  ( 9.5-14.2) 1161  88.3  (85.8-90.5)
55-64 1139 113   8.4  ( 6.4-11.1) 1026  91.6  (88.9-93.6)
65+ 1808 109   4.8  ( 3.7- 6.1) 1699  95.2  (93.9-96.3)
     EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S. 1604 253  16.3  (13.7-19.4) 1351  83.7  (80.6-86.3)
H.S. or G.E.D. 2726 305   9.9  ( 8.2-11.9) 2421  90.1  (88.1-91.8)
Some Post-H.S. 1576 167   8.6  ( 6.9-10.6) 1409  91.4  (89.4-93.1)
College Graduate 1062  61   4.7  ( 3.4- 6.7) 1001  95.3  (93.3-96.6)
  HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000  943 226  24.9  (20.6-29.8)  717  75.1  (70.2-79.4)
$15,000- 24,999 1079 172  15.5  (12.4-19.3)  907  84.5  (80.7-87.6)
$25,000- 34,999  737  74   9.7  ( 6.9-13.4)  663  90.3  (86.6-93.1)
$35,000- 49,999  849  66  10.0  ( 6.5-15.0)  783  90.0  (85.0-93.5)
$50,000 - 74,999  722  31   3.7  ( 2.2- 6.3)  691  96.3  (93.7-97.8)
$75,000 +  473  17   3.2  ( 1.7- 6.0)  456  96.8  (94.0-98.3)

#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.