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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Health Care Access

Health Insurance Coverage (Under Age 65)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,008 6,577 77.3 75.7-78.9 1,431 22.7 21.1-24.3
-Buncombe County 152 117 73.9 63.8-82.0 35 26.1 18.0-36.2
GENDER
Male 65 49 68.9 53.0-81.3 16 31.1 18.7-47.0
Female 87 68 79.9 68.5-87.9 19 20.1 12.1-31.5
RACE
White 144 112 72.2 61.6-80.8 32 27.8 19.2-38.4
Other 5 3 90.6 54.4-98.7 2 9.4 1.3-45.6
AGE
18-44 50 33 66.8 50.9-79.6 17 33.2 20.4-49.1
45+ 102 84 82.7 71.9-89.9 18 17.3 10.1-28.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 49 30 55.6 37.5-72.4 19 44.4 27.6-62.5
Some College + 103 87 86.0 76.6-91.9 16 14.0 8.1-23.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 74 49 58.5 43.3-72.2 25 41.5 27.8-56.7
$50,000+ 58 56 96.7 86.1-99.3 2 3.3 0.7-13.9

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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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