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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Health Insurance Coverage - Age Under 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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 212 186 84.0 75.5-90.0 26 16.0 10.0-24.5
Buncombe 268 218 79.3 72.0-85.1 50 20.7 14.9-28.0
Cabarrus 246 198 76.8 68.4-83.5 48 23.2 16.5-31.6
Catawba 228 190 75.5 64.8-83.9 38 24.5 16.1-35.2
Cumberland 276 236 83.2 75.7-88.8 40 16.8 11.2-24.3
Davidson 260 206 73.2 64.8-80.1 54 26.8 19.9-35.2
Durham 291 252 72.9 62.5-81.3 39 27.1 18.7-37.5
Forsyth 270 230 83.3 76.4-88.5 40 16.7 11.5-23.6
Gaston 218 176 78.4 69.7-85.1 42 21.6 14.9-30.3
Guilford 295 258 79.8 67.3-88.4 37 20.2 11.6-32.7
Iredell 294 250 82.7 75.3-88.2 44 17.3 11.8-24.7
Johnston 274 226 81.8 75.5-86.7 48 18.2 13.3-24.5
Mecklenburg 473 407 82.7 76.7-87.4 66 17.3 12.6-23.3
New Hanover 243 212 77.1 65.8-85.5 31 22.9 14.5-34.2
Onslow 280 242 88.7 83.5-92.5 38 11.3 7.5-16.5
Orange 260 233 87.0 80.8-91.5 27 13.0 8.5-19.2
Pitt 253 211 79.6 71.7-85.7 42 20.4 14.3-28.3
Randolph 248 195 71.1 62.4-78.5 53 28.9 21.5-37.6
Robeson 276 201 66.7 58.7-73.8 75 33.3 26.2-41.3
Rowan 276 226 76.8 68.4-83.6 50 23.2 16.4-31.6
Union 270 238 84.9 77.5-90.2 32 15.1 9.8-22.5
Wake 465 400 77.9 70.6-83.8 65 22.1 16.2-29.4
Wayne 258 206 74.7 65.9-81.8 52 25.3 18.2-34.1
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,546 2,085 77.8 74.0-81.1 461 22.2 18.9-26.0
Piedmont 4,641 3,930 79.5 77.1-81.7 711 20.5 18.3-22.9
Western NC 1,771 1,370 74.3 70.9-77.4 401 25.7 22.6-29.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,172 890 73.3 69.4-76.8 282 26.7 23.2-30.6
Northwest 1,974 1,623 79.4 76.3-82.1 351 20.6 17.9-23.7
Charlotte 1,290 1,090 80.6 76.0-84.4 200 19.4 15.6-24.0
Greensboro 1,101 949 79.8 73.9-84.6 152 20.2 15.4-26.1
Southern Regional 863 684 81.2 76.9-84.8 179 18.8 15.2-23.1
Coastal 353 297 68.2 55.4-78.7 56 31.8 21.3-44.6
Wake 1,111 941 77.0 72.1-81.2 170 23.0 18.8-27.9
Area L 100 82 80.2 67.9-88.5 18 19.8 11.5-32.1
Eastern 994 829 79.3 72.4-84.9 165 20.7 15.1-27.6

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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