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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,392 1,074 71.7 67.5-75.6 318 28.3 24.4-32.5
GENDER
Male 423 318 66.0 58.3-72.9 105 34.0 27.1-41.7
Female 969 756 76.4 72.0-80.4 213 23.6 19.6-28.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 14 96.2 76.3-99.5 1 3.8 0.5-23.7
Non-Hispanic 1,376 1,059 71.5 67.3-75.5 317 28.5 24.5-32.7
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
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 149 102 54.8 41.1-67.8 47 45.2 32.2-58.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 462 330 70.0 62.6-76.4 132 30.0 23.6-37.4
Some Post-H.S. 389 289 71.2 63.7-77.7 100 28.8 22.3-36.3
College Graduate 390 351 84.2 76.1-89.9 39 15.8 10.1-23.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 251 157 60.3 51.2-68.7 94 39.7 31.3-48.8
$15,000- 24,999 268 171 56.5 46.4-66.1 97 43.5 33.9-53.6
$25,000- 34,999 174 143 80.1 69.0-87.9 31 19.9 12.1-31.0
$35,000-49,999 185 158 84.1 75.0-90.3 27 15.9 9.7-25.0
$50,000- 74,999 170 152 76.8 62.4-86.8 18 23.2 13.2-37.6
$75,000+ 178 172 95.4 89.2-98.1 6 4.6 1.9-10.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 519 418 76.2 69.0-82.2 101 23.8 17.8-31.0
No 800 611 72.1 66.7-76.9 189 27.9 23.1-33.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 182 156 83.1 72.0-90.4 26 16.9 9.6-28.0
Non-Veteran 1,209 917 70.1 65.5-74.4 292 29.9 25.6-34.5

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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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