SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Health Insurance Coverage (Under Age 65)*

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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
-New Hanover County 234 210 81.8 71.1-89.1 24 18.2 10.9-28.9
GENDER
Male 96 80 72.2 55.6-84.3 16 27.8 15.7-44.4
Female 138 130 93.2 84.5-97.2 8 6.8 2.8-15.5
RACE
White 196 183 93.0 86.7-96.4 13 7.0 3.6-13.3
Other 37 26 38.4 20.4-60.2 11 61.6 39.8-79.6
AGE
18-44 82 70 71.8 54.5-84.3 12 28.2 15.7-45.5
45+ 152 140 92.4 86.1-96.0 12 7.6 4.0-13.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 50 38 49.0 29.3-68.9 12 51.0 31.1-70.7
Some College + 184 172 92.8 85.7-96.5 12 7.2 3.5-14.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 85 65 58.0 41.1-73.2 20 42.0 26.8-58.9
$50,000+ 129 126 98.3 94.4-99.5 3 1.7 0.5- 5.6

Back to Derived Variables and Risk Factors.

* 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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 19MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook