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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Health Care Access

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
-Rowan County 173 153 84.2 74.3-90.8 20 15.8 9.2-25.7
GENDER
Male 73 62 78.0 61.6-88.7 11 22.0 11.3-38.4
Female 100 91 91.2 82.4-95.9 9 8.8 4.1-17.6
RACE
White 141 129 91.5 84.6-95.5 12 8.5 4.5-15.4
Other 30 23 65.2 39.6-84.2 7 34.8 15.8-60.4
AGE
18-44 60 50 77.3 60.0-88.5 10 22.7 11.5-40.0
45+ 113 103 91.3 83.2-95.7 10 8.7 4.3-16.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 66 52 74.4 56.5-86.7 14 25.6 13.3-43.5
Some College + 107 101 92.7 81.8-97.3 6 7.3 2.7-18.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 79 61 69.6 52.5-82.5 18 30.4 17.5-47.5
$50,000+ 84 82 97.6 90.1-99.5 2 2.4 0.5- 9.9

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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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