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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-FEMALES

Do you have any kind of health care coverage, including health insurance, prepaid plans such as HMOs, or government plans such as Medicare?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,249 11,601 81.9 80.4-83.3 1,648 18.1 16.7-19.6
-FEMALES 8,277 7,316 83.5 81.6-85.2 961 16.5 14.8-18.4
RACE
White 6,524 5,930 87.7 85.8-89.4 594 12.3 10.6-14.2
African American 1,238 1,022 78.4 73.1-82.9 216 21.6 17.1-26.9
Other Minorities 474 330 57.1 49.7-64.3 144 42.9 35.7-50.3
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
65+ 2,713 2,674 99.1 98.7-99.4 39 0.9 0.6- 1.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,040 843 70.7 64.3-76.3 197 29.3 23.7-35.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,482 2,114 77.0 73.0-80.7 368 23.0 19.3-27.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,181 1,930 85.0 81.8-87.7 251 15.0 12.3-18.2
College Graduate 2,561 2,417 92.9 89.7-95.2 144 7.1 4.8-10.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,021 800 65.4 58.6-71.6 221 34.6 28.4-41.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,373 1,083 70.4 64.4-75.7 290 29.6 24.3-35.6
$25,000- 34,999 853 722 78.1 72.4-82.9 131 21.9 17.1-27.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,060 971 88.4 83.4-92.0 89 11.6 8.0-16.6
$50,000- 74,999 1,089 1,030 92.2 88.8-94.6 59 7.8 5.4-11.2
$75,000+ 1,458 1,434 97.8 96.2-98.8 24 2.2 1.2- 3.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,945 2,624 85.5 82.6-88.1 321 14.5 11.9-17.4
No 4,866 4,290 83.2 80.9-85.2 576 16.8 14.8-19.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 183 173 93.7 86.4-97.2 10 6.3 2.8-13.6
Non-Veteran 7,392 6,508 82.8 80.7-84.7 884 17.2 15.3-19.3

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^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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