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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-MALES 4,972 4,285 80.2 77.7-82.4 687 19.8 17.6-22.3
RACE
White 3,958 3,520 86.3 84.2-88.1 438 13.7 11.9-15.8
African American 614 503 78.7 73.3-83.3 111 21.3 16.7-26.7
Other Minorities 352 221 49.7 39.7-59.7 131 50.3 40.3-60.3
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
65+ 1,460 1,429 98.3 97.2-99.0 31 1.7 1.0- 2.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 692 504 55.5 47.2-63.4 188 44.5 36.6-52.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,452 1,168 72.5 67.5-77.0 284 27.5 23.0-32.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,169 1,031 87.2 83.8-90.1 138 12.8 9.9-16.2
College Graduate 1,649 1,574 94.4 92.6-95.8 75 5.6 4.2- 7.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 426 286 49.6 39.2-60.0 140 50.4 40.0-60.8
$15,000- 24,999 725 503 55.5 48.7-62.2 222 44.5 37.8-51.3
$25,000- 34,999 510 416 76.2 69.7-81.6 94 23.8 18.4-30.3
$35,000- 49,999 646 578 86.2 81.6-89.7 68 13.8 10.3-18.4
$50,000- 74,999 721 677 91.7 87.2-94.8 44 8.3 5.2-12.8
$75,000+ 1,340 1,310 97.1 95.3-98.2 30 2.9 1.8- 4.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,646 1,413 80.0 75.9-83.6 233 20.0 16.4-24.1
No 2,993 2,602 81.5 78.4-84.3 391 18.5 15.7-21.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,548 1,449 91.6 88.8-93.7 99 8.4 6.3-11.2
Non-Veteran 3,019 2,481 76.2 73.0-79.1 538 23.8 20.9-27.0

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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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