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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Health Care Access

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
-New Hanover County 371 347 85.6 76.6-91.5 24 14.4 8.5-23.4
GENDER
Male 146 130 76.9 62.1-87.1 16 23.1 12.9-37.9
Female 225 217 94.9 88.2-97.9 8 5.1 2.1-11.8
RACE
White 319 306 94.6 89.6-97.2 13 5.4 2.8-10.4
Other 49 38 46.5 27.1-67.1 11 53.5 32.9-72.9
AGE
18-44 82 70 71.8 54.5-84.3 12 28.2 15.7-45.5
45+ 287 275 95.1 90.9-97.4 12 4.9 2.6- 9.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 92 64.2 44.9-79.8 12 35.8 20.2-55.1
Some College + 266 254 94.0 88.0-97.1 12 6.0 2.9-12.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 142 69.0 53.8-81.0 20 31.0 19.0-46.2
$50,000+ 161 158 98.5 95.0-99.6 3 1.5 0.4- 5.0

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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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