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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 409 369 82.6 74.3-88.7 40 17.4 11.3-25.7
GENDER
Male 153 136 76.6 62.5-86.6 17 23.4 13.4-37.5
Female 256 233 89.3 82.7-93.5 23 10.7 6.5-17.3
RACE
White 343 320 87.8 79.2-93.2 23 12.2 6.8-20.8
Other 63 47 65.8 44.4-82.2 16 34.2 17.8-55.6
AGE
18-44 134 113 74.9 60.8-85.2 21 25.1 14.8-39.2
45+ 270 252 91.1 85.1-94.8 18 8.9 5.2-14.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 144 126 76.7 59.1-88.2 18 23.3 11.8-40.9
Some College + 264 242 86.3 78.1-91.7 22 13.7 8.3-21.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 137 68.1 52.2-80.6 24 31.9 19.4-47.8
$50,000+ 181 172 94.0 87.9-97.2 9 6.0 2.8-12.1

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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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