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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Health Care Access

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

^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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