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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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
-Eastern NC 2,132 1,718 77.0 73.6-80.0 414 23.0 20.0-26.4
GENDER
Male 779 627 77.4 72.2-82.0 152 22.6 18.0-27.8
Female 1,353 1,091 76.5 72.2-80.4 262 23.5 19.6-27.8
RACE
White 1,343 1,146 83.3 79.4-86.5 197 16.7 13.5-20.6
African American 542 417 71.8 64.9-77.9 125 28.2 22.1-35.1
Other Minorities 238 149 54.8 42.9-66.3 89 45.2 33.7-57.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 116 68 51.5 36.9-65.9 48 48.5 34.1-63.1
Non-Hispanic 2,011 1,646 79.6 76.3-82.6 365 20.4 17.4-23.7
AGE
18-24 128 86 62.7 49.9-73.9 42 37.3 26.1-50.1
25-34 316 241 77.3 69.5-83.6 75 22.7 16.4-30.5
35-44 428 325 75.0 68.5-80.5 103 25.0 19.5-31.5
45-54 575 471 81.8 76.3-86.2 104 18.2 13.8-23.7
55-64 685 595 86.7 82.7-89.9 90 13.3 10.1-17.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 208 125 52.4 41.8-62.7 83 47.6 37.3-58.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 660 498 69.9 62.9-76.0 162 30.1 24.0-37.1
Some Post-H.S. 617 500 82.4 77.6-86.4 117 17.6 13.6-22.4
College Graduate 646 594 89.7 84.9-93.1 52 10.3 6.9-15.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 255 151 57.1 46.6-67.1 104 42.9 32.9-53.4
$15,000- 24,999 331 195 56.7 47.3-65.6 136 43.3 34.4-52.7
$25,000- 34,999 224 175 66.6 54.9-76.5 49 33.4 23.5-45.1
$35,000- 49,999 285 245 82.6 74.7-88.4 40 17.4 11.6-25.3
$50,000-74,999 296 274 87.2 77.8-92.9 22 12.8 7.1-22.2
$75,000+ 477 467 97.6 94.4-99.0 10 2.4 1.0- 5.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 739 598 74.1 67.6-79.7 141 25.9 20.3-32.4
No 1,291 1,047 79.0 74.8-82.5 244 21.0 17.5-25.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 322 287 90.1 83.9-94.1 35 9.9 5.9-16.1
Non-Veteran 1,809 1,430 74.7 70.9-78.2 379 25.3 21.8-29.1

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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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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