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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Health Insurance Coverage -Age Under 65*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,339 9,449 79.1 77.9-80.2 1,890 20.9 19.8-22.1
-Wake County 525 480 90.0 86.0-92.9 45 10.0 7.1-14.0
GENDER
Male 180 168 90.8 83.3-95.1 12 9.2 4.9-16.7
Female 345 312 89.2 84.6-92.5 33 10.8 7.5-15.4
RACE
White 380 362 95.7 92.7-97.5 18 4.3 2.5- 7.3
Other 140 113 76.4 66.2-84.3 27 23.6 15.7-33.8
AGE
18-44 268 234 86.8 81.1-91.0 34 13.2 9.0-18.9
45+ 257 246 96.1 92.5-98.0 11 3.9 2.0- 7.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 83 63 72.9 60.0-82.8 20 27.1 17.2-40.0
Some College + 441 416 93.8 89.8-96.3 25 6.2 3.7-10.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 153 80.7 72.9-86.6 33 19.3 13.4-27.1
$50,000+ 286 280 97.7 94.6-99.0 6 2.3 1.0- 5.4

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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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