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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Health Care Access

Health Insurance Coverage for Those Employed for Wages - Less than age 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
-Gaston County 116 104 88.6 78.6-94.2 12 11.4 5.8-21.4
GENDER
Male 49 45 89.4 69.1-97.0 4 10.6 3.0-30.9
Female 67 59 87.7 76.0-94.2 8 12.3 5.8-24.0
RACE
White 99 91 90.8 79.2-96.3 8 9.2 3.7-20.8
Other 17 13 76.9 49.4-91.9 4 23.1 8.1-50.6
AGE
18-44 55 48 85.3 69.1-93.8 7 14.7 6.2-30.9
45+ 61 56 93.0 83.2-97.3 5 7.0 2.7-16.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 51 41 79.9 61.9-90.7 10 20.1 9.3-38.1
Some College + 65 63 96.3 86.2-99.1 2 3.7 0.9-13.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 46 37 78.4 62.1-88.9 9 21.6 11.1-37.9
$50,000+ 54 54 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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