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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-MALES

Health Insurance Coverage for Those Employed for Wages (Age under 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
-MALES 2,033 1,775 82.3 78.7-85.4 258 17.7 14.6-21.3
RACE
White 1,578 1,432 89.5 86.8-91.7 146 10.5 8.3-13.2
African American 251 215 85.8 77.8-91.2 36 14.2 8.8-22.2
Other Minorities 188 115 49.2 36.9-61.6 73 50.8 38.4-63.1
AGE
18-24 88 61 73.1 58.7-83.9 27 26.9 16.1-41.3
25-34 320 252 71.3 61.8-79.2 68 28.7 20.8-38.2
35-44 515 448 83.5 77.4-88.2 67 16.5 11.8-22.6
45-54 654 594 91.7 88.6-94.0 60 8.3 6.0-11.4
55-64 456 420 93.8 90.8-95.9 36 6.2 4.1- 9.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 149 76 39.3 27.0-53.2 73 60.7 46.8-73.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 574 461 75.0 66.8-81.8 113 25.0 18.2-33.2
Some Post-H.S. 497 450 89.4 83.9-93.2 47 10.6 6.8-16.1
College Graduate 812 788 96.5 94.4-97.8 24 3.5 2.2- 5.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 54 16 24.6 9.3-50.7 38 75.4 49.3-90.7
$15,000- 24,999 179 86 34.0 24.8-44.6 93 66.0 55.4-75.2
$25,000- 34,999 177 137 81.5 72.3-88.1 40 18.5 11.9-27.7
$35,000- 49,999 290 259 87.2 81.5-91.4 31 12.8 8.6-18.5
$50,000- 74,999 386 370 95.5 91.4-97.7 16 4.5 2.3- 8.6
$75,000+ 788 774 97.5 95.0-98.8 14 2.5 1.2- 5.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 370 311 77.3 68.3-84.3 59 22.7 15.7-31.7
No 1,499 1,324 83.4 79.1-87.0 175 16.6 13.0-20.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 403 378 95.3 92.4-97.1 25 4.7 2.9- 7.6
Non-Veteran 1,468 1,254 79.6 75.2-83.3 214 20.4 16.7-24.8

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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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