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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
-WHITES 10,482 9,450 87.0 85.7-88.3 1,032 13.0 11.7-14.3
GENDER
Male 3,958 3,520 86.3 84.2-88.1 438 13.7 11.9-15.8
Female 6,524 5,930 87.7 85.8-89.4 594 12.3 10.6-14.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 130 106 77.3 61.4-87.9 24 22.7 12.1-38.6
Non-Hispanic 10,335 9,328 87.2 85.9-88.5 1,007 12.8 11.5-14.1
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
65+ 3,578 3,531 99.0 98.4-99.3 47 1.0 0.7- 1.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,160 978 76.7 70.9-81.7 182 23.3 18.3-29.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,048 2,628 80.1 77.0-82.8 420 19.9 17.2-23.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,699 2,429 88.0 85.6-90.1 270 12.0 9.9-14.4
College Graduate 3,563 3,404 94.7 92.6-96.3 159 5.3 3.7- 7.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 930 738 67.0 60.3-73.1 192 33.0 26.9-39.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,497 1,196 70.0 64.0-75.4 301 30.0 24.6-36.0
$25,000- 34,999 1,060 902 79.9 75.1-84.0 158 20.1 16.0-24.9
$35,000-49,999 1,406 1,287 88.0 84.1-91.0 119 12.0 9.0-15.9
$50,000- 74,999 1,511 1,432 93.1 90.4-95.0 79 6.9 5.0- 9.6
$75,000+ 2,479 2,440 97.9 96.7-98.7 39 2.1 1.3- 3.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,571 3,210 87.2 84.9-89.1 361 12.8 10.9-15.1
No 6,361 5,747 87.4 85.7-88.8 614 12.6 11.2-14.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,414 1,335 92.2 89.4-94.3 79 7.8 5.7-10.6
Non-Veteran 8,191 7,311 85.9 84.2-87.4 880 14.1 12.6-15.8

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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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