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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Health Care Cost/Under Insurance

What do you think your household has had to give up in the last year to pay health care costs?

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Respond.^
Nothing Only extra activities Only non-necessities Living expenses
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,172 8,738 61.6 60.6-62.6 1,415 10.8 10.2-11.5 1,232 9.0 8.4- 9.6 2,787 18.7 17.9-19.5
-Cabarrus County 400 239 59.7 54.1-65.0 46 12.9 9.4-17.4 31 8.2 5.6-11.9 84 19.2 15.2-24.0
GENDER
Male 150 102 64.3 55.1-72.5 19 14.2 8.8-22.2 10 7.5 3.8-14.2 19 14.0 8.6-21.9
Female 250 137 55.5 48.5-62.2 27 11.7 7.9-17.1 21 8.8 5.6-13.6 65 24.0 18.6-30.4
RACE
White 337 204 61.3 55.3-66.9 36 11.1 7.9-15.4 24 7.3 4.8-11.0 73 20.3 15.8-25.8
Other 60 34 54.4 39.9-68.3 10 21.3 11.0-37.2 7 12.5 5.3-26.6 9 11.8 5.7-23.1
AGE
18-44 169 108 64.8 56.3-72.4 20 10.5 6.5-16.5 14 7.2 4.0-12.4 27 17.6 11.6-25.6
45+ 231 131 55.3 47.9-62.5 26 15.0 10.0-22.0 17 9.1 5.4-14.9 57 20.6 15.6-26.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 186 108 59.3 51.1-67.0 21 11.9 7.5-18.4 11 6.6 3.3-12.8 46 22.2 16.3-29.4
Some College + 213 131 60.3 52.6-67.5 25 13.9 9.0-20.7 20 9.7 6.1-15.0 37 16.2 11.1-22.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 197 103 50.1 42.0-58.3 26 14.9 9.7-22.4 11 6.7 3.3-12.9 57 28.3 21.4-36.3
$50,000+ 110 77 69.9 59.8-78.3 12 11.3 6.3-19.6 11 9.5 5.0-17.3 10 9.3 4.7-17.6

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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