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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

Health Insurance Coverage - Less than age 65*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 596 487 80.1 75.6-84.0 109 19.9 16.0-24.4
GENDER
Male 596 487 80.1 75.6-84.0 109 19.9 16.0-24.4
RACE
African American 596 487 80.1 75.6-84.0 109 19.9 16.0-24.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 9 6 55.7 19.7-86.6 3 44.3 13.4-80.3
-English Speaking 8 6 63.0 19.9-92.1 2 37.0 7.9-80.1
-Spanish Speaking 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 587 481 80.4 75.9-84.3 106 19.6 15.7-24.1
AGE
18-24 41 26 69.1 52.0-82.2 15 30.9 17.8-48.0
25-34 97 77 76.8 65.3-85.4 20 23.2 14.6-34.7
35-44 143 119 82.1 72.5-89.0 24 17.9 11.0-27.5
45-54 173 149 87.7 81.2-92.2 24 12.3 7.8-18.8
55-64 142 116 80.4 71.2-87.1 26 19.6 12.9-28.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 93 58 57.0 43.3-69.7 35 43.0 30.3-56.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 233 190 78.7 70.6-85.1 43 21.3 14.9-29.4
Some Post-H.S. 133 110 83.3 75.0-89.3 23 16.7 10.7-25.0
College Graduate 135 127 94.7 89.3-97.5 8 5.3 2.5-10.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 60 36 52.2 35.5-68.5 24 47.8 31.5-64.5
$15,000- 24,999 111 72 68.3 56.7-78.0 39 31.7 22.0-43.3
$25,000- 34,999 88 75 78.9 63.6-88.9 13 21.1 11.1-36.4
$35,000- 49,999 104 95 90.3 81.4-95.2 9 9.7 4.8-18.6
$50,000-74,999 81 77 95.2 87.1-98.3 4 4.8 1.7-12.9
$75,000+ 77 74 95.9 83.1-99.1 3 4.1 0.9-16.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 210 164 73.7 65.1-80.9 46 26.3 19.1-34.9
No 347 295 85.0 79.6-89.2 52 15.0 10.8-20.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 167 142 84.4 76.8-89.8 25 15.6 10.2-23.2
Non-Veteran 423 339 78.4 72.8-83.1 84 21.6 16.9-27.2

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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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