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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,876 1,545 75.7 72.0-79.1 331 24.3 20.9-28.0
GENDER
Male 551 443 70.1 63.1-76.2 108 29.9 23.8-36.9
Female 1,325 1,102 80.0 76.2-83.3 223 20.0 16.7-23.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 17 96.9 80.0-99.6 1 3.1 0.4-20.0
Non-Hispanic 1,855 1,525 75.5 71.8-78.9 330 24.5 21.1-28.2
AGE
18-24 77 56 69.8 55.4-81.1 21 30.2 18.9-44.6
25-34 202 146 67.9 58.0-76.5 56 32.1 23.5-42.0
35-44 253 191 70.8 62.0-78.2 62 29.2 21.8-38.0
45-54 420 329 71.7 62.9-79.1 91 28.3 20.9-37.1
55-64 440 352 79.4 73.8-84.1 88 20.6 15.9-26.2
65+ 460 450 98.2 95.9-99.2 10 1.8 0.8- 4.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 309 254 69.3 58.0-78.8 55 30.7 21.2-42.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 606 469 72.3 65.6-78.1 137 27.7 21.9-34.4
Some Post-H.S. 488 388 75.1 68.4-80.8 100 24.9 19.2-31.6
College Graduate 469 430 86.0 78.7-91.1 39 14.0 8.9-21.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 352 255 67.9 60.1-74.8 97 32.1 25.2-39.9
$15,000- 24,999 379 280 62.7 53.5-71.1 99 37.3 28.9-46.5
$25,000- 34,999 232 199 81.8 72.1-88.7 33 18.2 11.3-27.9
$35,000-49,999 221 194 85.6 77.3-91.2 27 14.4 8.8-22.7
$50,000- 74,999 195 177 79.4 66.1-88.4 18 20.6 11.6-33.9
$75,000+ 198 192 95.7 89.8-98.2 6 4.3 1.8-10.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 788 679 81.7 76.0-86.3 109 18.3 13.7-24.0
No 992 798 74.6 69.6-79.0 194 25.4 21.0-30.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 233 205 85.6 76.2-91.7 28 14.4 8.3-23.8
Non-Veteran 1,642 1,339 74.2 70.1-78.0 303 25.8 22.0-29.9

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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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