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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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%)
TOTAL 4,258 3,756 84.1 82.0-86.0 502 15.9 14.0-18.0
GENDER
Male 1,726 1,530 82.8 79.3-85.8 196 17.2 14.2-20.7
Female 2,532 2,226 85.5 83.1-87.6 306 14.5 12.4-16.9
RACE
White 3,224 2,942 89.8 87.9-91.4 282 10.2 8.6-12.1
African American 696 571 76.1 70.4-81.1 125 23.9 18.9-29.6
Asian 60 58 89.4 57.0-98.2 2 10.6 1.8-43.0
Native American 97 77 72.2 49.3-87.4 20 27.8 12.6-50.7
Other Minorities 161 92 50.3 38.1-62.5 69 49.7 37.5-61.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 192 112 51.5 40.5-62.4 80 48.5 37.6-59.5
-English Speaking 102 87 73.2 55.3-85.8 15 26.8 14.2-44.7
-Spanish Speaking 90 25 31.6 18.6-48.4 65 68.4 51.6-81.4
Non-Hispanic 4,058 3,637 87.2 85.3-88.9 421 12.8 11.1-14.7
AGE
18-24 157 113 71.1 60.5-79.7 44 28.9 20.3-39.5
25-34 586 481 79.3 73.7-84.0 105 20.7 16.0-26.3
35-44 1,081 951 86.1 83.0-88.7 130 13.9 11.3-17.0
45-54 1,349 1,221 89.4 86.5-91.7 128 10.6 8.3-13.5
55-64 1,085 990 90.6 88.0-92.7 95 9.4 7.3-12.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 230 130 51.7 42.4-60.8 100 48.3 39.2-57.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,028 818 72.2 66.6-77.1 210 27.8 22.9-33.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,095 966 87.4 83.9-90.2 129 12.6 9.8-16.1
College Graduate 1,903 1,840 95.7 93.7-97.1 63 4.3 2.9- 6.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 143 65 47.5 35.2-60.1 78 52.5 39.9-64.8
$15,000- 24,999 393 246 59.1 50.7-67.0 147 40.9 33.0-49.3
$25,000- 34,999 431 346 74.7 67.2-81.0 85 25.3 19.0-32.8
$35,000- 49,999 606 541 82.9 76.0-88.2 65 17.1 11.8-24.0
$50,000-74,999 845 803 91.4 86.7-94.5 42 8.6 5.5-13.3
$75,000+ 1,464 1,443 98.6 97.6-99.2 21 1.4 0.8- 2.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 869 743 78.4 72.6-83.3 126 21.6 16.7-27.4
No 3,171 2,830 86.5 84.3-88.4 341 13.5 11.6-15.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 453 408 89.6 84.8-93.0 45 10.4 7.0-15.2
Non-Veteran 3,803 3,346 83.4 81.1-85.5 457 16.6 14.5-18.9

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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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