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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-WHITE MALES

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 MALES 4,759 4,329 88.0 86.3-89.6 430 12.0 10.4-13.7
AGE
18-24 119 82 71.0 60.1-79.9 37 29.0 20.1-39.9
25-34 385 329 83.6 78.3-87.8 56 16.4 12.2-21.7
35-44 706 616 88.2 85.1-90.7 90 11.8 9.3-14.9
45-54 940 820 89.8 87.3-91.8 120 10.2 8.2-12.7
55-64 1,134 1,027 91.4 89.2-93.1 107 8.6 6.9-10.8
65-74 863 851 98.0 96.2-99.0 12 2.0 1.0- 3.8
75+ 593 588 99.1 97.5-99.7 5 0.9 0.3- 2.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 569 474 72.5 65.4-78.6 95 27.5 21.4-34.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,359 1,178 82.2 78.3-85.5 181 17.8 14.5-21.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,128 1,038 88.5 84.3-91.7 90 11.5 8.3-15.7
College Graduate 1,697 1,633 97.0 95.9-97.8 64 3.0 2.2- 4.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 333 241 63.1 54.7-70.7 92 36.9 29.3-45.3
$15,000- 24,999 621 499 69.7 62.5-76.0 122 30.3 24.0-37.5
$25,000- 34,999 479 418 80.4 72.4-86.6 61 19.6 13.4-27.6
$35,000- 49,999 720 659 86.7 81.8-90.4 61 13.3 9.6-18.2
$50,000-74,999 842 807 94.1 90.0-96.5 35 5.9 3.5-10.0
$75,000+ 1,342 1,316 97.2 95.2-98.3 26 2.8 1.7- 4.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,727 1,560 86.7 83.8-89.1 167 13.3 10.9-16.2
No 2,914 2,664 88.6 86.3-90.5 250 11.4 9.5-13.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,845 1,766 95.1 92.7-96.7 79 4.9 3.3- 7.3
Non-Veteran 2,911 2,560 85.1 82.8-87.1 351 14.9 12.9-17.2

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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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