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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 409 241 58.6 53.0-64.1 53 14.9 11.2-19.5 30 6.5 4.4- 9.5 85 20.0 16.0-24.7
GENDER
Male 162 102 61.2 52.4-69.4 23 16.0 10.5-23.5 9 5.8 3.0-11.1 28 17.0 11.7-24.0
Female 247 139 55.8 48.9-62.5 30 13.8 9.5-19.6 21 7.2 4.6-11.1 57 23.3 17.9-29.6
RACE
White 354 214 60.1 54.0-65.8 48 15.5 11.5-20.6 24 6.3 4.1- 9.7 68 18.1 14.1-22.9
Other 52 26 51.7 36.7-66.5 5 12.0 4.9-26.4 6 7.3 3.0-16.7 15 28.9 17.2-44.4
AGE
18-44 158 85 54.4 45.2-63.4 26 17.7 11.8-25.6 18 9.6 5.9-15.4 29 18.2 12.5-25.9
45+ 248 153 61.8 54.8-68.3 27 12.7 8.5-18.5 12 3.8 2.0- 7.2 56 21.7 16.6-27.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 181 105 57.0 48.7-64.9 17 12.5 7.6-19.9 10 5.3 2.7-10.0 49 25.2 18.9-32.8
Some College + 228 136 60.0 52.3-67.2 36 16.9 12.0-23.3 20 7.4 4.6-11.9 36 15.6 11.1-21.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 198 94 49.4 40.7-58.1 25 14.2 9.3-21.0 20 8.8 5.4-14.0 59 27.7 21.2-35.2
$50,000+ 118 82 67.5 57.7-76.0 22 19.7 12.9-28.9 6 5.2 2.3-11.6 8 7.6 3.7-14.9

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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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