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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access

Health Insurance Coverage (Under Age 65)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,008 6,577 77.3 75.7-78.9 1,431 22.7 21.1-24.3
GENDER
Male 3,104 2,543 75.6 72.9-78.2 561 24.4 21.8-27.1
Female 4,904 4,034 79.0 77.1-80.9 870 21.0 19.1-22.9
RACE
White 5,977 5,110 82.9 81.2-84.5 867 17.1 15.5-18.8
African American 1,392 1,074 71.7 67.5-75.6 318 28.3 24.4-32.5
Asian 96 84 79.8 63.1-90.2 12 20.2 9.8-36.9
Native American 196 139 63.8 50.7-75.2 57 36.2 24.8-49.3
Other Minorities 312 146 43.1 34.7-51.8 166 56.9 48.2-65.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 370 184 45.4 37.7-53.4 186 54.6 46.6-62.3
-English Speaking 194 148 69.8 58.0-79.4 46 30.2 20.6-42.0
-Spanish Speaking 176 36 23.7 15.1-35.1 140 76.3 64.9-84.9
Non-Hispanic 7,624 6,382 80.2 78.6-81.7 1,242 19.8 18.3-21.4
AGE
18-24 351 244 66.1 59.0-72.5 107 33.9 27.5-41.0
25-34 974 727 72.9 68.6-76.8 247 27.1 23.2-31.4
35-44 1,713 1,373 76.9 74.0-79.6 340 23.1 20.4-26.0
45-54 2,286 1,910 81.4 78.8-83.8 376 18.6 16.2-21.2
55-64 2,684 2,323 86.9 85.2-88.5 361 13.1 11.5-14.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 736 441 52.9 47.0-58.6 295 47.1 41.4-53.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,164 1,604 67.4 63.7-70.9 560 32.6 29.1-36.3
Some Post-H.S. 2,072 1,695 80.6 77.9-83.1 377 19.4 16.9-22.1
College Graduate 3,030 2,831 91.8 90.1-93.3 199 8.2 6.7- 9.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 809 467 53.4 48.1-58.7 342 46.6 41.3-51.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,082 661 53.8 48.7-58.8 421 46.2 41.2-51.3
$25,000- 34,999 780 604 69.5 63.8-74.7 176 30.5 25.3-36.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,018 875 78.8 73.8-83.0 143 21.2 17.0-26.2
$50,000-74,999 1,238 1,152 88.6 84.8-91.6 86 11.4 8.4-15.2
$75,000+ 2,131 2,082 97.1 95.9-98.0 49 2.9 2.0- 4.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,568 2,069 74.1 70.8-77.2 499 25.9 22.8-29.2
No 5,073 4,230 79.6 77.7-81.4 843 20.4 18.6-22.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 864 744 85.2 81.3-88.4 120 14.8 11.6-18.7
Non-Veteran 7,141 5,830 76.4 74.6-78.2 1,311 23.6 21.8-25.4

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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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