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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Health Insurance Coverage for Those Employed for Wages (Under Age 65)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,258 3,756 84.1 82.0-86.0 502 15.9 14.0-18.0
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 696 571 76.1 70.4-81.1 125 23.9 18.9-29.6
GENDER
Male 179 150 72.1 60.4-81.4 29 27.9 18.6-39.6
Female 517 421 78.5 72.4-83.5 96 21.5 16.5-27.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 11 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 685 560 75.9 70.1-80.9 125 24.1 19.1-29.9
AGE
18-24 30 19 60.7 39.2-78.8 11 39.3 21.2-60.8
25-34 120 93 72.1 58.7-82.4 27 27.9 17.6-41.3
35-44 154 135 84.8 75.4-91.0 19 15.2 9.0-24.6
45-54 231 189 78.2 67.4-86.2 42 21.8 13.8-32.6
55-64 161 135 79.8 69.7-87.2 26 20.2 12.8-30.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 38 21 42.9 23.3-65.1 17 57.1 34.9-76.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 203 150 72.1 61.6-80.7 53 27.9 19.3-38.4
Some Post-H.S. 193 154 75.0 63.6-83.7 39 25.0 16.3-36.4
College Graduate 262 246 88.8 78.3-94.6 16 11.2 5.4-21.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 51 24 41.3 25.6-59.1 27 58.7 40.9-74.4
$15,000- 24,999 108 73 65.4 51.4-77.2 35 34.6 22.8-48.6
$25,000- 34,999 114 94 77.3 61.3-88.0 20 22.7 12.0-38.7
$35,000-49,999 111 99 91.0 81.8-95.8 12 9.0 4.2-18.2
$50,000- 74,999 120 111 82.6 64.4-92.6 9 17.4 7.4-35.6
$75,000+ 137 134 97.9 93.0-99.4 3 2.1 0.6- 7.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 134 111 78.1 65.1-87.2 23 21.9 12.8-34.9
No 526 435 77.5 70.9-83.0 91 22.5 17.0-29.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 90 86 94.4 82.0-98.4 4 5.6 1.6-18.0
Non-Veteran 606 485 73.4 67.0-78.9 121 26.6 21.1-33.0

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*Data in this table were derived from health insurance question and only those under age 65 and employed for wages 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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