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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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Health Insurance Coverage for Those Employed for Wages - Less than age 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
-WHITES 3,815 3,477 89.9 87.8-91.7 338 10.1 8.3-12.2
GENDER
Male 1,578 1,432 89.5 86.8-91.7 146 10.5 8.3-13.2
Female 2,237 2,045 90.3 86.8-93.0 192 9.7 7.0-13.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 57 47 78.5 50.1-93.0 10 21.5 7.0-49.9
Non-Hispanic 3,755 3,427 90.1 88.0-91.9 328 9.9 8.1-12.0
AGE
18-24 105 79 74.9 59.0-86.1 26 25.1 13.9-41.0
25-34 571 502 87.8 82.9-91.5 69 12.2 8.5-17.1
35-44 978 890 90.1 86.2-93.0 88 9.9 7.0-13.8
45-54 1,202 1,121 94.5 92.8-95.9 81 5.5 4.1- 7.2
55-64 959 885 93.1 90.6-95.0 74 6.9 5.0- 9.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 139 91 60.7 46.3-73.5 48 39.3 26.5-53.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 950 800 83.7 79.6-87.2 150 16.3 12.8-20.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,025 937 90.5 86.6-93.3 88 9.5 6.7-13.4
College Graduate 1,699 1,648 95.7 91.5-97.9 51 4.3 2.1- 8.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 84 37 31.8 18.6-48.6 47 68.2 51.4-81.4
$15,000- 24,999 296 198 58.9 44.4-71.9 98 41.1 28.1-55.6
$25,000- 34,999 328 268 83.7 77.1-88.7 60 16.3 11.3-22.9
$35,000-49,999 601 547 90.3 86.8-93.0 54 9.7 7.0-13.2
$50,000- 74,999 777 744 95.4 93.0-97.1 33 4.6 2.9- 7.0
$75,000+ 1,419 1,403 98.3 96.5-99.2 16 1.7 0.8- 3.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 693 602 87.5 83.4-90.7 91 12.5 9.3-16.6
No 2,895 2,669 91.4 89.5-93.0 226 8.6 7.0-10.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 364 348 95.9 92.5-97.8 16 4.1 2.2- 7.5
Non-Veteran 3,155 2,852 88.9 86.4-90.9 303 11.1 9.1-13.6

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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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