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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 408 369 87.9 82.6-91.8 39 12.1 8.2-17.4
GENDER
Male 159 147 89.3 80.0-94.5 12 10.7 5.5-20.0
Female 249 222 86.6 79.7-91.4 27 13.4 8.6-20.3
RACE
White 306 291 96.2 93.4-97.8 15 3.8 2.2- 6.6
Other 102 78 68.9 55.5-79.7 24 31.1 20.3-44.5
AGE
18-44 110 95 84.6 74.0-91.4 15 15.4 8.6-26.0
45+ 293 269 90.4 84.7-94.1 24 9.6 5.9-15.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 117 82.4 70.8-90.1 17 17.6 9.9-29.2
Some College + 274 252 90.5 84.3-94.4 22 9.5 5.6-15.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 172 144 79.5 69.2-87.0 28 20.5 13.0-30.8
$50,000+ 185 179 97.0 92.6-98.8 6 3.0 1.2- 7.4

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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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