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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

Health Insurance Coverage -Age Under 65*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 722 555 74.5 70.2-78.3 167 25.5 21.7-29.8
AGE
18-24 60 37 54.1 38.4-69.0 23 45.9 31.0-61.6
25-34 140 101 71.3 62.0-79.2 39 28.7 20.8-38.0
35-44 178 137 73.0 63.0-81.2 41 27.0 18.8-37.0
45-54 177 145 82.4 74.4-88.2 32 17.6 11.8-25.6
55-64 167 135 80.7 72.4-86.9 32 19.3 13.1-27.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 139 86 56.4 46.3-66.1 53 43.6 33.9-53.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 286 214 71.8 64.4-78.2 72 28.2 21.8-35.6
Some Post-H.S. 170 140 82.9 75.0-88.7 30 17.1 11.3-25.0
College Graduate 126 114 88.5 79.7-93.8 12 11.5 6.2-20.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 104 59 51.1 39.8-62.4 45 48.9 37.6-60.2
$15,000- 24,999 135 87 61.0 49.4-71.4 48 39.0 28.6-50.6
$25,000- 34,999 94 80 85.7 76.1-91.9 14 14.3 8.1-23.9
$35,000- 49,999 114 105 89.8 80.5-95.0 9 10.2 5.0-19.5
$50,000-74,999 93 86 90.8 80.5-95.9 7 9.2 4.1-19.5
$75,000+ 61 57 91.8 79.1-97.1 4 8.2 2.9-20.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 232 173 70.2 62.2-77.2 59 29.8 22.8-37.8
No 454 358 77.7 72.8-82.0 96 22.3 18.0-27.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 184 151 84.8 78.0-89.7 33 15.2 10.3-22.0
Non-Veteran 506 373 69.8 64.4-74.7 133 30.2 25.3-35.6
Currently Serving 27 27 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

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* Data in this table were derived from health insurance question and only those under age 65 included

^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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