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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-FEMALES 5,469 4,550 79.7 77.4-81.8 919 20.3 18.2-22.6
RACE
White 4,142 3,579 84.6 82.2-86.7 563 15.4 13.3-17.8
African American 918 711 74.5 68.4-79.8 207 25.5 20.2-31.6
Other Minorities 384 242 52.9 45.2-60.4 142 47.1 39.6-54.8
AGE
18-24 204 143 63.3 52.3-73.0 61 36.7 27.0-47.7
25-34 804 622 76.4 72.0-80.2 182 23.6 19.8-28.0
35-44 1,264 1,046 82.3 78.4-85.7 218 17.7 14.3-21.6
45-54 1,515 1,290 85.0 82.0-87.5 225 15.0 12.5-18.0
55-64 1,682 1,449 86.6 84.1-88.8 233 13.4 11.2-15.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 469 283 56.5 48.0-64.6 186 43.5 35.4-52.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,487 1,141 70.2 65.1-74.8 346 29.8 25.2-34.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,506 1,260 81.9 78.1-85.2 246 18.1 14.8-21.9
College Graduate 2,000 1,860 92.0 88.4-94.5 140 8.0 5.5-11.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 560 351 53.2 45.4-60.9 209 46.8 39.1-54.6
$15,000- 24,999 784 500 60.3 53.1-67.2 284 39.7 32.8-46.9
$25,000- 34,999 524 397 71.4 64.3-77.6 127 28.6 22.4-35.7
$35,000- 49,999 768 681 86.2 80.4-90.5 87 13.8 9.5-19.6
$50,000- 74,999 881 824 91.3 87.5-94.0 57 8.7 6.0-12.5
$75,000+ 1,290 1,268 97.8 96.1-98.7 22 2.2 1.3- 3.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,564 1,264 79.3 75.1-82.9 300 20.7 17.1-24.9
No 3,585 3,025 80.4 77.8-82.8 560 19.6 17.2-22.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 150 140 93.0 84.9-96.9 10 7.0 3.1-15.1
Non-Veteran 4,889 4,043 78.9 76.5-81.2 846 21.1 18.8-23.5

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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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