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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-MALES

Health Insurance Coverage -Age Under 65*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,209 3,493 77.5 75.6-79.3 716 22.5 20.7-24.4
RACE
White 3,110 2,749 85.5 83.5-87.3 361 14.5 12.7-16.5
African American 596 487 80.1 75.6-84.0 109 19.9 16.0-24.4
Asian 32 27 91.1 74.7-97.3 5 8.9 2.7-25.3
Native American 87 62 66.0 49.6-79.3 25 34.0 20.7-50.4
Other Minorities 367 153 36.5 30.5-43.0 214 63.5 57.0-69.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 360 145 35.4 29.3-41.9 215 64.6 58.1-70.7
-English Speaking 88 65 63.4 47.4-76.9 23 36.6 23.1-52.6
-Spanish Speaking 272 80 29.8 23.3-37.3 192 70.2 62.7-76.7
Non-Hispanic 3,844 3,343 84.4 82.6-86.0 501 15.6 14.0-17.4
AGE
18-24 232 137 61.1 53.5-68.1 95 38.9 31.9-46.5
25-34 653 473 69.5 65.0-73.7 180 30.5 26.3-35.0
35-44 1,005 843 81.4 77.9-84.4 162 18.6 15.6-22.1
45-54 1,146 992 85.6 82.7-88.0 154 14.4 12.0-17.3
55-64 1,173 1,048 89.3 87.0-91.3 125 10.7 8.7-13.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 570 316 46.5 40.8-52.2 254 53.5 47.8-59.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,287 1,019 73.0 69.4-76.5 268 27.0 23.5-30.6
Some Post-H.S. 966 841 83.8 79.8-87.1 125 16.2 12.9-20.2
College Graduate 1,380 1,311 94.6 92.8-96.0 69 5.4 4.0- 7.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 279 169 50.0 40.9-59.0 110 50.0 41.0-59.1
$15,000- 24,999 582 325 48.0 42.6-53.5 257 52.0 46.5-57.4
$25,000- 34,999 473 371 76.4 70.9-81.1 102 23.6 18.9-29.1
$35,000- 49,999 665 590 86.9 83.0-90.0 75 13.1 10.0-17.0
$50,000-74,999 677 634 89.3 84.2-92.8 43 10.7 7.2-15.8
$75,000+ 1,107 1,079 97.1 95.3-98.2 28 2.9 1.8- 4.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,280 1,036 75.2 71.3-78.7 244 24.8 21.3-28.7
No 2,782 2,346 78.8 76.5-81.0 436 21.2 19.0-23.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,088 984 89.7 87.0-91.8 104 10.3 8.2-13.0
Non-Veteran 3,108 2,499 74.5 72.2-76.7 609 25.5 23.3-27.8

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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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