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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-MALES

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
-MALES 2,676 2,332 81.6 78.8-84.0 344 18.4 16.0-21.2
RACE
White 2,039 1,885 91.3 89.0-93.1 154 8.7 6.9-11.0
African American 334 293 86.8 81.4-90.8 41 13.2 9.2-18.6
Other Minorities 292 144 39.4 32.0-47.4 148 60.6 52.6-68.0
AGE
18-24 114 69 55.0 42.2-67.0 45 45.0 33.0-57.8
25-34 464 367 74.0 68.4-78.9 97 26.0 21.1-31.6
35-44 717 635 87.9 84.2-90.8 82 12.1 9.2-15.8
45-54 793 710 90.6 87.7-92.8 83 9.4 7.2-12.3
55-64 588 551 94.0 91.3-95.9 37 6.0 4.1- 8.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 267 137 37.8 30.1-46.0 130 62.2 54.0-69.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 758 634 80.3 74.5-85.1 124 19.7 14.9-25.5
Some Post-H.S. 646 592 88.5 83.0-92.4 54 11.5 7.6-17.0
College Graduate 1,004 968 96.1 94.0-97.5 36 3.9 2.5- 6.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 73 12 13.5 7.0-24.6 61 86.5 75.4-93.0
$15,000- 24,999 269 145 41.0 32.3-50.3 124 59.0 49.7-67.7
$25,000- 34,999 261 201 73.3 63.9-80.9 60 26.7 19.1-36.1
$35,000- 49,999 420 378 87.8 82.6-91.6 42 12.2 8.4-17.4
$50,000-74,999 538 519 95.2 89.9-97.8 19 4.8 2.2-10.1
$75,000+ 944 933 99.1 98.1-99.6 11 0.9 0.4- 1.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 548 471 82.3 77.2-86.4 77 17.7 13.6-22.8
No 2,040 1,785 81.1 77.8-84.0 255 18.9 16.0-22.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 651 618 94.7 90.4-97.2 33 5.3 2.8- 9.6
Non-Veteran 2,022 1,712 78.2 74.9-81.2 310 21.8 18.8-25.1

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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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