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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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
-Rowan County 302 250 71.8 62.7-79.4 52 28.2 20.6-37.3
GENDER
Male 119 93 62.7 48.8-74.8 26 37.3 25.2-51.2
Female 183 157 81.8 73.1-88.2 26 18.2 11.8-26.9
RACE
White 236 208 85.9 79.2-90.7 28 14.1 9.3-20.8
Other 64 41 44.7 29.5-61.0 23 55.3 39.0-70.5
AGE
18-44 99 72 60.4 46.6-72.8 27 39.6 27.2-53.4
45+ 203 178 84.1 76.3-89.7 25 15.9 10.3-23.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 131 94 59.8 46.2-72.1 37 40.2 27.9-53.8
Some College + 171 156 85.0 74.9-91.5 15 15.0 8.5-25.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 116 53.9 41.8-65.6 45 46.1 34.4-58.2
$50,000+ 112 110 98.1 91.9-99.6 2 1.9 0.4- 8.1

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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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