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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-WHITE FEMALES

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
-WHITE FEMALES 2,702 2,476 91.1 89.0-92.8 226 8.9 7.2-11.0
AGE
18-24 63 51 78.3 61.1-89.3 12 21.7 10.7-38.9
25-34 387 341 89.6 85.0-92.9 46 10.4 7.1-15.0
35-44 657 605 93.0 90.5-95.0 52 7.0 5.0- 9.5
45-54 917 857 94.0 91.9-95.6 60 6.0 4.4- 8.1
55-64 678 622 93.5 91.2-95.1 56 6.5 4.9- 8.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 82 53 64.8 50.7-76.7 29 35.2 23.3-49.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 647 542 81.9 75.3-87.0 105 18.1 13.0-24.7
Some Post-H.S. 855 793 92.7 89.4-95.1 62 7.3 4.9-10.6
College Graduate 1,118 1,088 97.6 96.2-98.5 30 2.4 1.5- 3.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 73 27 28.0 13.9-48.2 46 72.0 51.8-86.1
$15,000- 24,999 245 188 72.8 61.5-81.8 57 27.2 18.2-38.5
$25,000- 34,999 259 221 85.4 79.4-89.9 38 14.6 10.1-20.6
$35,000- 49,999 448 418 93.8 90.5-96.0 30 6.2 4.0- 9.5
$50,000-74,999 574 555 96.3 93.7-97.9 19 3.7 2.1- 6.3
$75,000+ 874 864 98.5 96.3-99.4 10 1.5 0.6- 3.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 609 530 87.8 83.6-91.0 79 12.2 9.0-16.4
No 2,026 1,890 92.1 89.5-94.2 136 7.9 5.8-10.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 72 71 99.6 97.3-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
Non-Veteran 2,630 2,405 90.9 88.7-92.7 225 9.1 7.3-11.3

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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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