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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 422 308 75.0 70.0-79.4 25 6.2 3.9- 9.8 22 5.7 3.6- 9.0 67 13.1 10.1-16.8
GENDER
Male 149 118 80.2 71.8-86.6 7 5.7 2.3-13.5 5 4.7 1.9-11.4 19 9.4 5.8-14.9
Female 273 190 70.7 64.4-76.2 18 6.7 4.1-10.7 17 6.6 3.9-10.8 48 16.1 11.9-21.4
RACE
White 255 184 74.1 67.8-79.5 12 4.0 2.2- 7.2 16 7.0 4.1-11.6 43 15.0 10.9-20.2
Other 163 121 76.4 67.8-83.3 12 9.2 4.6-17.6 6 4.0 1.5- 9.9 24 10.4 6.7-15.8
AGE
18-44 204 149 74.4 66.9-80.7 12 6.9 3.4-13.4 11 6.1 3.2-11.5 32 12.6 8.7-18.0
45+ 216 157 75.4 68.6-81.1 13 5.6 3.1- 9.8 11 5.4 2.8-10.2 35 13.6 9.5-19.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 101 66.0 56.9-74.1 9 6.3 2.5-14.9 10 8.3 4.2-15.8 39 19.3 13.8-26.4
Some College + 262 206 80.6 75.0-85.2 16 6.2 3.7-10.1 12 4.1 2.2- 7.5 28 9.1 6.0-13.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 235 161 69.6 62.4-76.0 15 7.2 3.8-13.4 13 7.2 3.9-12.8 46 16.0 11.7-21.4
$50,000+ 106 86 81.2 72.0-87.9 5 4.7 1.9-11.1 8 6.5 3.2-12.9 7 7.6 3.5-15.6

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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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