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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Health Insurance Coverage - Age Under 65*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,958 7,385 78.4 76.6-80.1 1,573 21.6 19.9-23.4
-Buncombe County 268 218 79.3 72.0-85.1 50 20.7 14.9-28.0
GENDER
Male 102 84 79.5 67.4-88.0 18 20.5 12.0-32.6
Female 166 134 79.0 69.6-86.1 32 21.0 13.9-30.4
RACE
White 238 199 81.2 73.6-86.9 39 18.8 13.1-26.4
Other 28 17 63.7 37.4-83.8 11 36.3 16.2-62.6
AGE
18-44 105 81 73.5 62.2-82.4 24 26.5 17.6-37.8
45+ 163 137 87.7 82.0-91.9 26 12.3 8.1-18.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 66 48 76.4 60.7-87.2 18 23.6 12.8-39.3
Some College + 200 169 81.7 73.6-87.8 31 18.3 12.2-26.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 112 74 66.1 54.1-76.4 38 33.9 23.6-45.9
$50,000+ 133 127 92.2 80.9-97.1 6 7.8 2.9-19.1

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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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