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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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
-Union County 193 179 91.2 84.7-95.1 14 8.8 4.9-15.3
GENDER
Male 80 74 90.1 79.1-95.6 6 9.9 4.4-20.9
Female 113 105 92.5 84.1-96.7 8 7.5 3.3-15.9
RACE
White 158 151 95.5 89.6-98.1 7 4.5 1.9-10.4
Other 35 28 76.3 56.4-88.9 7 23.7 11.1-43.6
AGE
18-44 94 84 89.6 80.3-94.8 10 10.4 5.2-19.7
45+ 99 95 93.7 82.1-98.0 4 6.3 2.0-17.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 45 41 90.3 73.5-96.9 4 9.7 3.1-26.5
Some College + 148 138 91.5 83.9-95.7 10 8.5 4.3-16.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 58 48 78.5 62.4-88.9 10 21.5 11.1-37.6
$50,000+ 119 115 95.5 87.4-98.5 4 4.5 1.5-12.6

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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

Due to small number of respondents no further breakdowns are available.

^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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