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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-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

^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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