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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-MALES

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
-MALES 3,489 2,835 77.0 74.2-79.6 654 23.0 20.4-25.8
RACE
White 2,678 2,261 83.8 81.3-85.9 417 16.2 14.1-18.7
African American 477 372 75.8 69.7-81.0 105 24.2 19.0-30.3
Other Minorities 306 180 47.7 37.5-58.1 126 52.3 41.9-62.5
AGE
18-24 199 129 67.9 57.4-76.8 70 32.1 23.2-42.6
25-34 420 311 69.0 61.1-75.9 109 31.0 24.1-38.9
35-44 729 579 76.1 70.8-80.7 150 23.9 19.3-29.2
45-54 1,050 866 84.3 81.1-87.1 184 15.7 12.9-18.9
55-64 1,091 950 86.8 83.4-89.6 141 13.2 10.4-16.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 379 206 44.1 34.9-53.8 173 55.9 46.2-65.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,040 764 68.7 63.1-73.8 276 31.3 26.2-36.9
Some Post-H.S. 873 741 85.6 81.7-88.8 132 14.4 11.2-18.3
College Graduate 1,194 1,122 93.6 91.4-95.2 72 6.4 4.8- 8.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 273 142 41.3 30.4-53.1 131 58.7 46.9-69.6
$15,000- 24,999 443 231 43.8 36.2-51.8 212 56.2 48.2-63.8
$25,000- 34,999 316 225 70.6 62.4-77.6 91 29.4 22.4-37.6
$35,000- 49,999 443 377 83.3 77.8-87.6 66 16.7 12.4-22.2
$50,000- 74,999 561 518 90.8 85.7-94.2 43 9.2 5.8-14.3
$75,000+ 1,087 1,060 96.9 94.9-98.1 27 3.1 1.9- 5.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 989 774 74.5 69.3-79.1 215 25.5 20.9-30.7
No 2,252 1,872 79.3 75.8-82.3 380 20.7 17.7-24.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 736 650 87.3 83.0-90.6 86 12.7 9.4-17.0
Non-Veteran 2,465 1,946 74.4 71.0-77.6 519 25.6 22.4-29.0

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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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