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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Health Care Access

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%)
North Carolina 15,808 13,905 82.2 81.0-83.3 1,903 17.8 16.7-19.0
-Durham County 395 348 73.4 64.1-80.9 47 26.6 19.1-35.9
GENDER
Male 146 127 66.3 51.7-78.4 19 33.7 21.6-48.3
Female 249 221 81.6 73.6-87.5 28 18.4 12.5-26.4
RACE
White 225 218 96.5 91.8-98.5 7 3.5 1.5- 8.2
Other 166 126 56.6 44.5-67.9 40 43.4 32.1-55.5
AGE
18-44 135 102 58.8 46.1-70.4 33 41.2 29.6-53.9
45+ 258 244 93.4 88.6-96.2 14 6.6 3.8-11.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 118 91 54.6 40.3-68.1 27 45.4 31.9-59.7
Some College + 277 257 84.9 73.4-91.9 20 15.1 8.1-26.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 133 56.4 43.2-68.7 37 43.6 31.3-56.8
$50,000+ 183 179 97.6 92.1-99.3 4 2.4 0.7- 7.9

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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