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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-WHITE FEMALES

Health Insurance Coverage for Those Employed for Wages (Age under 65)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,959 2,690 88.7 86.8-90.4 269 11.3 9.6-13.2
AGE
18-24 101 77 72.4 60.1-82.0 24 27.6 18.0-39.9
25-34 480 415 85.1 80.8-88.5 65 14.9 11.5-19.2
35-44 754 700 93.3 90.9-95.0 54 6.7 5.0- 9.1
45-54 968 891 92.0 89.4-94.0 77 8.0 6.0-10.6
55-64 656 607 92.2 89.0-94.6 49 7.8 5.4-11.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 115 80 69.4 56.3-80.0 35 30.6 20.0-43.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 736 632 81.5 76.2-85.8 104 18.5 14.2-23.8
Some Post-H.S. 889 796 86.3 82.3-89.6 93 13.7 10.4-17.7
College Graduate 1,218 1,181 96.6 94.9-97.7 37 3.4 2.3- 5.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 91 37 35.2 23.4-49.2 54 64.8 50.8-76.6
$15,000- 24,999 291 210 68.9 61.5-75.5 81 31.1 24.5-38.5
$25,000- 34,999 332 288 83.5 74.1-90.0 44 16.5 10.0-25.9
$35,000- 49,999 556 522 90.6 85.5-94.0 34 9.4 6.0-14.5
$50,000-74,999 599 592 97.1 93.1-98.8 7 2.9 1.2- 6.9
$75,000+ 849 837 98.0 96.3-99.0 12 2.0 1.0- 3.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 673 594 85.7 81.4-89.1 79 14.3 10.9-18.6
No 2,217 2,035 89.9 87.8-91.7 182 10.1 8.3-12.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 70 63 92.2 82.6-96.7 7 7.8 3.3-17.4
Non-Veteran 2,885 2,623 88.6 86.6-90.4 262 11.4 9.6-13.4

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* Data in this table were derived from health insurance question and only those under age 65 and employed for wages 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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