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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-WHITE FEMALES

Health Insurance Coverage -Age Under 65*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,073 4,390 86.4 85.2-87.6 683 13.6 12.4-14.8
AGE
18-24 312 246 76.3 70.0-81.6 66 23.7 18.4-30.0
25-34 968 821 83.9 80.8-86.5 147 16.1 13.5-19.2
35-44 1,237 1,075 88.9 86.7-90.7 162 11.1 9.3-13.3
45-54 1,323 1,150 87.4 85.1-89.5 173 12.6 10.5-14.9
55-64 1,233 1,098 88.2 85.5-90.4 135 11.8 9.6-14.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 414 282 65.3 59.2-70.9 132 34.7 29.1-40.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,410 1,144 79.8 77.0-82.3 266 20.2 17.7-23.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,429 1,249 89.2 87.3-90.8 180 10.8 9.2-12.7
College Graduate 1,817 1,713 94.2 92.7-95.5 104 5.8 4.5- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 405 264 63.3 57.2-69.0 141 36.7 31.0-42.8
$15,000- 24,999 686 470 66.8 62.3-71.0 216 33.2 29.0-37.7
$25,000- 34,999 586 497 81.9 77.3-85.7 89 18.1 14.3-22.7
$35,000- 49,999 759 705 91.6 88.7-93.7 54 8.4 6.3-11.3
$50,000-74,999 786 761 96.9 94.9-98.2 25 3.1 1.8- 5.1
$75,000+ 948 928 97.9 96.6-98.8 20 2.1 1.2- 3.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,380 1,116 80.7 77.9-83.2 264 19.3 16.8-22.1
No 3,593 3,186 88.6 87.3-89.8 407 11.4 10.2-12.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 83 73 85.9 73.7-93.0 10 14.1 7.0-26.3
Non-Veteran 4,967 4,294 86.4 85.2-87.5 673 13.6 12.5-14.8
Currently Serving 20 20 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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