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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 184 166 88.4 80.1-93.5 18 11.6 6.5-19.9
GENDER
Male 80 72 86.8 72.5-94.2 8 13.2 5.8-27.5
Female 104 94 90.3 81.5-95.2 10 9.7 4.8-18.5
RACE
White 141 135 97.4 93.7-99.0 6 2.6 1.0- 6.3
Other 43 31 64.9 45.0-80.7 12 35.1 19.3-55.0
AGE
18-44 82 75 88.7 75.2-95.3 7 11.3 4.7-24.8
45+ 102 91 87.9 76.4-94.3 11 12.1 5.7-23.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 48 41 81.7 61.4-92.6 7 18.3 7.4-38.6
Some College + 136 125 90.5 81.1-95.5 11 9.5 4.5-18.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 53 41 71.4 51.0-85.7 12 28.6 14.3-49.0
$50,000+ 112 108 96.5 89.8-98.9 4 3.5 1.1-10.2

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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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