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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Health Care Access

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
-Wake County 464 407 80.2 74.0-85.2 57 19.8 14.8-26.0
GENDER
Male 198 175 80.2 70.3-87.5 23 19.8 12.5-29.7
Female 266 232 80.1 72.0-86.3 34 19.9 13.7-28.0
RACE
White 336 318 90.5 83.2-94.8 18 9.5 5.2-16.8
Other 127 89 62.0 50.7-72.1 38 38.0 27.9-49.3
AGE
18-44 204 167 74.1 65.0-81.6 37 25.9 18.4-35.0
45+ 260 240 89.0 82.0-93.5 20 11.0 6.5-18.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 98 65 50.9 38.7-63.0 33 49.1 37.0-61.3
Some College + 366 342 91.0 85.0-94.8 24 9.0 5.2-15.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 148 101 53.2 42.3-63.8 47 46.8 36.2-57.7
$50,000+ 277 273 96.7 88.8-99.1 4 3.3 0.9-11.2

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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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