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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

Health Insurance Coverage -Age Under 65*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,127 884 77.3 73.6-80.6 243 22.7 19.4-26.4
AGE
18-24 60 40 65.4 49.3-78.6 20 34.6 21.4-50.7
25-34 198 153 78.5 70.7-84.7 45 21.5 15.3-29.3
35-44 264 216 80.7 74.3-85.9 48 19.3 14.1-25.7
45-54 305 223 74.0 67.2-79.7 82 26.0 20.3-32.8
55-64 300 252 85.7 80.7-89.6 48 14.3 10.4-19.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 163 117 63.8 50.0-75.6 46 36.2 24.4-50.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 384 274 71.0 64.5-76.6 110 29.0 23.4-35.5
Some Post-H.S. 333 275 81.6 75.0-86.7 58 18.4 13.3-25.0
College Graduate 247 218 88.0 82.1-92.1 29 12.0 7.9-17.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 180 127 65.8 56.2-74.2 53 34.2 25.8-43.8
$15,000- 24,999 271 189 69.8 62.1-76.5 82 30.2 23.5-37.9
$25,000- 34,999 181 139 74.0 63.7-82.2 42 26.0 17.8-36.3
$35,000- 49,999 156 132 82.1 72.2-89.0 24 17.9 11.0-27.8
$50,000-74,999 122 107 85.6 74.2-92.5 15 14.4 7.5-25.8
$75,000+ 89 84 95.8 89.6-98.4 5 4.2 1.6-10.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 368 293 79.4 73.3-84.4 75 20.6 15.6-26.7
No 695 540 76.3 71.4-80.6 155 23.7 19.4-28.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 45 38 88.2 74.3-95.1 7 11.8 4.9-25.7
Non-Veteran 1,082 846 76.9 73.1-80.3 236 23.1 19.7-26.9

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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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