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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-WHITE FEMALES

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
-WHITE FEMALES 4,847 4,237 87.3 85.8-88.7 610 12.7 11.3-14.2
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
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 301 197 63.8 55.8-71.2 104 36.2 28.8-44.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,222 985 79.6 75.4-83.2 237 20.4 16.8-24.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,519 1,343 88.4 85.8-90.5 176 11.6 9.5-14.2
College Graduate 1,805 1,712 95.8 94.6-96.7 93 4.2 3.3- 5.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 363 226 57.0 47.2-66.2 137 43.0 33.8-52.8
$15,000- 24,999 527 365 64.5 57.7-70.8 162 35.5 29.2-42.3
$25,000- 34,999 450 360 79.8 74.7-84.0 90 20.2 16.0-25.3
$35,000- 49,999 747 679 89.8 86.1-92.6 68 10.2 7.4-13.9
$50,000-74,999 851 810 95.2 93.1-96.6 41 4.8 3.4- 6.9
$75,000+ 1,361 1,331 98.0 96.7-98.8 30 2.0 1.2- 3.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,509 1,249 82.3 79.3-85.0 260 17.7 15.0-20.7
No 3,234 2,909 89.4 87.6-91.0 325 10.6 9.0-12.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 108 99 91.6 82.1-96.3 9 8.4 3.7-17.9
Non-Veteran 4,739 4,138 87.2 85.7-88.6 601 12.8 11.4-14.3

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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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