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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Health Care Access

Health Insurance Coverage (Under Age 65)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,890 9,067 79.0 77.7-80.4 1,823 21.0 19.6-22.3
-Gaston County 275 216 73.4 64.3-80.9 59 26.6 19.1-35.7
GENDER
Male 120 94 72.6 58.1-83.4 26 27.4 16.6-41.9
Female 155 122 74.3 62.3-83.5 33 25.7 16.5-37.7
RACE
White 230 188 76.5 66.6-84.1 42 23.5 15.9-33.4
Other 45 28 64.2 42.8-81.2 17 35.8 18.8-57.2
AGE
18-44 110 83 69.4 55.5-80.5 27 30.6 19.5-44.5
45+ 165 133 79.6 71.5-85.8 32 20.4 14.2-28.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 130 90 59.0 45.7-71.1 40 41.0 28.9-54.3
Some College + 145 126 88.0 77.4-94.0 19 12.0 6.0-22.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 131 86 62.3 49.2-73.8 45 37.7 26.2-50.8
$50,000+ 109 103 90.9 74.6-97.2 6 9.1 2.8-25.4

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*Data in this table were derived from health insurance question and only those under age 65 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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