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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-MALES 5,982 5,228 80.0 77.9-81.9 754 20.0 18.1-22.1
RACE
White 4,759 4,329 88.0 86.3-89.6 430 12.0 10.4-13.7
African American 726 616 78.5 72.7-83.3 110 21.5 16.7-27.3
Other Minorities 473 261 41.3 35.1-47.9 212 58.7 52.1-64.9
AGE
18-24 199 114 53.8 44.7-62.7 85 46.2 37.3-55.3
25-34 565 422 68.7 63.4-73.5 143 31.3 26.5-36.6
35-44 954 795 83.1 79.9-85.9 159 16.9 14.1-20.1
45-54 1,199 1,012 86.1 83.5-88.4 187 13.9 11.6-16.5
55-64 1,365 1,218 88.7 86.2-90.8 147 11.3 9.2-13.8
65-74 995 975 96.8 94.8-98.0 20 3.2 2.0- 5.2
75+ 675 666 98.2 96.1-99.2 9 1.8 0.8- 3.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 898 659 52.1 46.6-57.6 239 47.9 42.4-53.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,769 1,480 75.9 71.7-79.7 289 24.1 20.3-28.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,368 1,234 85.1 81.3-88.3 134 14.9 11.7-18.7
College Graduate 1,933 1,841 95.1 93.5-96.3 92 4.9 3.7- 6.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 529 342 42.8 36.5-49.4 187 57.2 50.6-63.5
$15,000- 24,999 903 664 54.3 47.9-60.5 239 45.7 39.5-52.1
$25,000- 34,999 645 540 74.0 66.9-80.0 105 26.0 20.0-33.1
$35,000- 49,999 891 805 85.6 81.5-88.9 86 14.4 11.1-18.5
$50,000-74,999 963 920 93.5 89.9-95.9 43 6.5 4.1-10.1
$75,000+ 1,503 1,471 97.2 95.6-98.3 32 2.8 1.7- 4.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,168 1,905 80.7 77.4-83.6 263 19.3 16.4-22.6
No 3,628 3,162 79.3 76.7-81.8 466 20.7 18.2-23.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,173 2,061 92.6 89.6-94.8 112 7.4 5.2-10.4
Non-Veteran 3,803 3,162 75.4 72.9-77.8 641 24.6 22.2-27.1

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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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