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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Health Care Access

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 12,106 10,608 81.0 79.6-82.4 1,498 19.0 17.6-20.4
-Buncombe County 263 226 79.9 72.0-86.0 37 20.1 14.0-28.0
GENDER
Male 101 85 74.7 61.0-84.8 16 25.3 15.2-39.0
Female 162 141 84.9 76.7-90.7 21 15.1 9.3-23.3
RACE
White 246 213 79.2 70.8-85.7 33 20.8 14.3-29.2
Other 13 11 92.9 66.4-98.9 2 7.1 1.1-33.6
AGE
18-44 50 33 66.8 50.9-79.6 17 33.2 20.4-49.1
45+ 208 189 89.6 82.9-93.8 19 10.4 6.2-17.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 76 66.2 51.4-78.3 21 33.8 21.7-48.6
Some College + 166 150 89.4 82.1-93.9 16 10.6 6.1-17.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 112 70.7 58.5-80.5 26 29.3 19.5-41.5
$50,000+ 80 78 97.2 88.1-99.4 2 2.8 0.6-11.9

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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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