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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,355 5,564 83.7 82.0-85.3 791 16.3 14.7-18.0
-Durham County 195 175 79.9 69.1-87.6 20 20.1 12.4-30.9
GENDER
Male 84 76 77.1 60.4-88.2 8 22.9 11.8-39.6
Female 111 99 83.7 71.1-91.4 12 16.3 8.6-28.9
RACE
White 108 107 99.0 93.3-99.9 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7
Other 86 67 64.9 49.7-77.6 19 35.1 22.4-50.3
AGE
18-44 94 79 72.4 57.6-83.5 15 27.6 16.5-42.4
45+ 101 96 93.5 84.4-97.5 5 6.5 2.5-15.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 52 37 55.6 38.0-71.9 15 44.4 28.1-62.0
Some College + 143 138 95.0 85.8-98.3 5 5.0 1.7-14.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 58 43 57.1 38.8-73.6 15 42.9 26.4-61.2
$50,000+ 127 126 99.6 97.3-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7

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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

Due to small number of respondents no further breakdowns are available.

^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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