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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 306 271 81.1 71.7-87.9 35 18.9 12.1-28.3
GENDER
Male 122 107 75.3 59.8-86.2 15 24.7 13.8-40.2
Female 184 164 88.0 80.3-93.0 20 12.0 7.0-19.7
RACE
White 257 236 86.2 76.5-92.3 21 13.8 7.7-23.5
Other 47 34 64.8 40.7-83.1 13 35.2 16.9-59.3
AGE
18-44 134 113 74.9 60.8-85.2 21 25.1 14.8-39.2
45+ 172 158 90.6 83.6-94.8 14 9.4 5.2-16.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 91 77 74.3 53.5-87.9 14 25.7 12.1-46.5
Some College + 215 194 84.9 76.0-90.9 21 15.1 9.1-24.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 106 85 63.2 45.2-78.1 21 36.8 21.9-54.8
$50,000+ 164 155 93.7 87.3-97.0 9 6.3 3.0-12.7

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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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