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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 302 272 84.1 76.5-89.6 30 15.9 10.4-23.5
GENDER
Male 147 130 82.8 71.2-90.4 17 17.2 9.6-28.8
Female 155 142 85.8 75.3-92.3 13 14.2 7.7-24.7
RACE
White 218 209 91.4 81.3-96.3 9 8.6 3.7-18.7
Other 84 63 69.1 54.9-80.4 21 30.9 19.6-45.1
AGE
18-44 146 128 79.9 68.6-87.9 18 20.1 12.1-31.4
45+ 156 144 90.6 82.2-95.3 12 9.4 4.7-17.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 58 42 61.5 44.6-76.0 16 38.5 24.0-55.4
Some College + 244 230 91.2 82.6-95.7 14 8.8 4.3-17.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 85 62 57.9 42.8-71.6 23 42.1 28.4-57.2
$50,000+ 192 189 97.2 85.8-99.5 3 2.8 0.5-14.2

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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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