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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

Do you have any kind of health care coverage, including health insurance, prepaid plans such as HMOs, or government plans such as Medicare?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 781 661 82.3 78.4-85.6 120 17.7 14.4-21.6
GENDER
Male 781 661 82.3 78.4-85.6 120 17.7 14.4-21.6
RACE
African American 781 661 82.3 78.4-85.6 120 17.7 14.4-21.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 8 60.2 23.9-87.9 3 39.8 12.1-76.1
-English Speaking 10 8 67.2 24.0-93.0 2 32.8 7.0-76.0
-Spanish Speaking 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 768 652 82.6 78.7-85.9 116 17.4 14.1-21.3
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
65-74 119 113 96.5 91.6-98.6 6 3.5 1.4- 8.4
75+ 62 57 90.6 75.7-96.8 5 9.4 3.2-24.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 175 133 69.1 58.5-78.0 42 30.9 22.0-41.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 287 240 80.1 72.8-85.8 47 19.9 14.2-27.2
Some Post-H.S. 155 132 85.0 77.3-90.3 23 15.0 9.7-22.7
College Graduate 160 152 95.3 90.4-97.7 8 4.7 2.3- 9.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 107 79 63.7 49.5-75.9 28 36.3 24.1-50.5
$15,000- 24,999 150 108 71.9 61.8-80.1 42 28.1 19.9-38.2
$25,000- 34,999 115 101 81.7 68.2-90.3 14 18.3 9.7-31.8
$35,000- 49,999 124 115 91.6 83.8-95.9 9 8.4 4.1-16.2
$50,000-74,999 86 82 95.5 87.9-98.4 4 4.5 1.6-12.1
$75,000+ 86 83 96.2 84.2-99.2 3 3.8 0.8-15.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 294 242 78.0 70.7-83.9 52 22.0 16.1-29.3
No 434 382 86.9 82.0-90.6 52 13.1 9.4-18.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 234 206 86.7 80.6-91.1 28 13.3 8.9-19.4
Non-Veteran 541 449 80.5 75.5-84.6 92 19.5 15.4-24.5

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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.

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