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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-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 745 543 69.4 64.7-73.8 202 30.6 26.2-35.3
GENDER
Male 745 543 69.4 64.7-73.8 202 30.6 26.2-35.3
RACE
African American 745 543 69.4 64.7-73.8 202 30.6 26.2-35.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 40 10 18.4 8.9-34.3 30 81.6 65.7-91.1
-English Speaking 13 5 21.6 6.7-51.3 8 78.4 48.7-93.3
-Spanish Speaking 27 5 17.3 6.8-37.5 22 82.7 62.5-93.2
Non-Hispanic 705 533 73.9 69.3-78.1 172 26.1 21.9-30.7
AGE
18-24 55 33 58.1 42.4-72.4 22 41.9 27.6-57.6
25-34 134 84 61.8 51.6-71.1 50 38.2 28.9-48.4
35-44 176 128 70.9 62.0-78.4 48 29.1 21.6-38.0
45-54 214 167 78.4 71.1-84.3 47 21.6 15.7-28.9
55-64 166 131 79.7 71.3-86.0 35 20.3 14.0-28.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 124 68 53.2 39.6-66.4 56 46.8 33.6-60.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 293 205 63.1 55.5-70.2 88 36.9 29.8-44.5
Some Post-H.S. 178 142 79.2 70.3-86.1 36 20.8 13.9-29.7
College Graduate 149 128 87.1 80.3-91.8 21 12.9 8.2-19.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 97 55 52.6 39.4-65.4 42 47.4 34.6-60.6
$15,000- 24,999 170 89 42.8 33.7-52.3 81 57.2 47.7-66.3
$25,000- 34,999 109 78 66.9 53.8-77.8 31 33.1 22.2-46.2
$35,000- 49,999 111 102 92.6 84.7-96.6 9 7.4 3.4-15.3
$50,000-74,999 80 77 95.9 87.4-98.7 3 4.1 1.3-12.6
$75,000+ 81 79 97.5 89.7-99.4 2 2.5 0.6-10.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 237 171 70.1 61.6-77.4 66 29.9 22.6-38.4
No 466 340 69.5 63.6-74.8 126 30.5 25.2-36.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 176 150 90.0 84.7-93.6 26 10.0 6.4-15.3
Non-Veteran 565 389 64.7 59.1-69.8 176 35.3 30.2-40.9

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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.

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