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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-MALES

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
-MALES 4,282 3,561 77.1 74.7-79.2 721 22.9 20.8-25.3
RACE
White 3,284 2,874 86.0 83.9-87.8 410 14.0 12.2-16.1
African American 563 459 75.8 69.3-81.3 104 24.2 18.7-30.7
Other Minorities 418 213 39.3 32.9-46.0 205 60.7 54.0-67.1
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
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 554 329 43.4 37.3-49.6 225 56.6 50.4-62.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,283 1,002 72.6 67.9-76.8 281 27.4 23.2-32.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,017 887 83.3 79.0-86.8 130 16.7 13.2-21.0
College Graduate 1,425 1,340 94.5 92.6-95.9 85 5.5 4.1- 7.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 357 176 33.4 27.0-40.5 181 66.6 59.5-73.0
$15,000- 24,999 584 357 45.9 39.1-52.7 227 54.1 47.3-60.9
$25,000- 34,999 406 304 67.8 59.5-75.0 102 32.2 25.0-40.5
$35,000- 49,999 622 539 82.9 78.0-86.9 83 17.1 13.1-22.0
$50,000-74,999 723 683 92.9 88.9-95.6 40 7.1 4.4-11.1
$75,000+ 1,247 1,215 97.0 95.1-98.1 32 3.0 1.9- 4.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,379 1,127 75.8 71.8-79.4 252 24.2 20.6-28.2
No 2,777 2,330 77.2 74.3-79.9 447 22.8 20.1-25.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,108 1,008 89.5 85.2-92.7 100 10.5 7.3-14.8
Non-Veteran 3,169 2,549 73.8 71.1-76.3 620 26.2 23.7-28.9

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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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