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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Health Care Access

Health Insurance Coverage - Less than age 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
-Gaston County 218 176 78.4 69.7-85.1 42 21.6 14.9-30.3
GENDER
Male 83 65 73.8 58.3-85.0 18 26.2 15.0-41.7
Female 135 111 82.3 73.0-88.8 24 17.7 11.2-27.0
RACE
White 180 150 82.5 73.7-88.8 30 17.5 11.2-26.3
Other 38 26 62.3 40.2-80.2 12 37.7 19.8-59.8
AGE
18-44 94 75 76.2 62.7-85.9 19 23.8 14.1-37.3
45+ 124 101 81.5 72.2-88.2 23 18.5 11.8-27.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 100 72 73.0 60.7-82.5 28 27.0 17.5-39.3
Some College + 118 104 82.3 69.0-90.6 14 17.7 9.4-31.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 112 77 63.6 50.4-74.9 35 36.4 25.1-49.6
$50,000+ 73 73 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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