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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-WHITES 6,820 5,840 84.2 82.5-85.7 980 15.8 14.3-17.5
GENDER
Male 2,678 2,261 83.8 81.3-85.9 417 16.2 14.1-18.7
Female 4,142 3,579 84.6 82.2-86.7 563 15.4 13.3-17.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 100 77 74.8 57.0-86.9 23 25.2 13.1-43.0
Non-Hispanic 6,713 5,756 84.4 82.7-85.9 957 15.6 14.1-17.3
AGE
18-24 258 186 73.8 65.3-80.8 72 26.2 19.2-34.7
25-34 854 695 80.9 76.6-84.6 159 19.1 15.4-23.4
35-44 1,485 1,262 84.5 81.0-87.4 223 15.5 12.6-19.0
45-54 1,986 1,734 88.9 86.9-90.7 252 11.1 9.3-13.1
55-64 2,237 1,963 88.2 86.0-90.0 274 11.8 10.0-14.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 478 309 65.3 56.7-72.9 169 34.7 27.1-43.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,837 1,439 74.5 70.7-78.0 398 25.5 22.0-29.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,853 1,594 85.9 83.0-88.3 259 14.1 11.7-17.0
College Graduate 2,647 2,494 93.9 91.4-95.7 153 6.1 4.3- 8.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 472 295 54.5 46.3-62.4 177 45.5 37.6-53.7
$15,000- 24,999 767 476 56.2 48.8-63.3 291 43.8 36.7-51.2
$25,000- 34,999 598 446 73.2 66.8-78.8 152 26.8 21.2-33.2
$35,000-49,999 967 851 85.3 80.6-89.0 116 14.7 11.0-19.4
$50,000- 74,999 1,172 1,096 92.1 89.1-94.4 76 7.9 5.6-10.9
$75,000+ 2,086 2,051 97.8 96.5-98.6 35 2.2 1.4- 3.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,872 1,535 82.0 78.8-84.8 337 18.0 15.2-21.2
No 4,584 3,993 85.3 83.4-87.0 591 14.7 13.0-16.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 664 594 87.9 83.5-91.3 70 12.1 8.7-16.5
Non-Veteran 5,601 4,762 83.4 81.5-85.2 839 16.6 14.8-18.5

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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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