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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Health Insurance Coverage for Those Employed for Wages (Age under 65)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,952 4,361 84.0 81.7-86.1 591 16.0 13.9-18.3
-Buncombe County 135 123 87.7 77.2-93.8 12 12.3 6.2-22.8
GENDER
Male 50 45 86.5 69.3-94.8 5 13.5 5.2-30.7
Female 85 78 88.9 73.2-95.9 7 11.1 4.1-26.8
RACE
White 122 111 86.8 75.2-93.5 11 13.2 6.5-24.8
Other 13 12 94.3 66.3-99.3 1 5.7 0.7-33.7
AGE
18-44 56 49 83.0 66.6-92.2 7 17.0 7.8-33.4
45+ 79 74 95.0 87.4-98.1 5 5.0 1.9-12.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 25 19 76.6 51.8-90.9 6 23.4 9.1-48.2
Some College + 108 103 93.2 81.7-97.7 5 6.8 2.3-18.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 45 37 78.3 58.8-90.1 8 21.7 9.9-41.2
$50,000+ 85 82 94.1 77.5-98.7 3 5.9 1.3-22.5

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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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