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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-WHITE FEMALES

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
-WHITE FEMALES 7,513 6,881 89.7 88.5-90.8 632 10.3 9.2-11.5
AGE
18-24 147 123 84.9 75.8-91.0 24 15.1 9.0-24.2
25-34 601 509 84.8 80.7-88.2 92 15.2 11.8-19.3
35-44 1,055 911 87.8 85.4-89.9 144 12.2 10.1-14.6
45-54 1,413 1,255 88.6 86.4-90.5 158 11.4 9.5-13.6
55-64 1,631 1,439 89.0 86.8-90.8 192 11.0 9.2-13.2
65-74 1,432 1,419 98.7 97.4-99.3 13 1.3 0.7- 2.6
75+ 1,181 1,177 99.3 96.7-99.9 4 0.7 0.1- 3.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 827 719 79.3 74.3-83.6 108 20.7 16.4-25.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,167 1,918 84.6 81.4-87.3 249 15.4 12.7-18.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,180 2,000 90.3 88.2-92.1 180 9.7 7.9-11.8
College Graduate 2,323 2,228 96.3 95.3-97.1 95 3.7 2.9- 4.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 796 654 72.9 65.5-79.2 142 27.1 20.8-34.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,096 929 76.1 71.3-80.4 167 23.9 19.6-28.7
$25,000- 34,999 749 657 85.1 81.3-88.2 92 14.9 11.8-18.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,047 979 91.6 88.5-93.9 68 8.4 6.1-11.5
$50,000-74,999 1,060 1,017 95.7 93.9-97.0 43 4.3 3.0- 6.1
$75,000+ 1,535 1,505 98.1 96.9-98.9 30 1.9 1.1- 3.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,832 2,564 87.7 85.6-89.5 268 12.3 10.5-14.4
No 4,525 4,187 90.9 89.4-92.3 338 9.1 7.7-10.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 131 91.2 82.9-95.7 11 8.8 4.3-17.1
Non-Veteran 7,371 6,750 89.7 88.5-90.8 621 10.3 9.2-11.5

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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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