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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 194 154 74.3 64.8-82.0 40 25.7 18.0-35.2
Buncombe 152 117 73.9 63.8-82.0 35 26.1 18.0-36.2
Cabarrus 200 165 75.9 65.3-84.1 35 24.1 15.9-34.7
Catawba 191 150 72.2 62.4-80.2 41 27.8 19.8-37.6
Cumberland 211 179 87.8 81.2-92.3 32 12.2 7.7-18.8
Davidson 223 178 70.6 59.5-79.7 45 29.4 20.3-40.5
Durham 437 388 82.3 74.9-87.9 49 17.7 12.1-25.1
Forsyth 166 145 78.9 66.9-87.3 21 21.1 12.7-33.1
Gaston 178 138 66.8 54.1-77.5 40 33.2 22.5-45.9
Guilford 445 388 85.4 80.4-89.3 57 14.6 10.7-19.6
Iredell 218 185 79.9 71.2-86.5 33 20.1 13.5-28.8
Johnston 199 161 76.2 66.3-83.9 38 23.8 16.1-33.7
Mecklenburg 415 358 82.2 76.0-87.1 57 17.8 12.9-24.0
New Hanover 196 157 73.1 63.6-80.8 39 26.9 19.2-36.4
Onslow 222 186 79.6 69.5-86.9 36 20.4 13.1-30.5
Orange 218 195 82.6 72.2-89.6 23 17.4 10.4-27.8
Pitt 222 188 74.1 61.7-83.5 34 25.9 16.5-38.3
Randolph 243 193 78.4 70.6-84.6 50 21.6 15.4-29.4
Robeson 211 148 64.0 54.3-72.6 63 36.0 27.4-45.7
Rowan 238 186 74.2 65.3-81.5 52 25.8 18.5-34.7
Union 245 199 75.2 63.3-84.2 46 24.8 15.8-36.7
Wake 531 477 82.5 75.6-87.8 54 17.5 12.2-24.4
Wayne 226 191 76.2 65.0-84.6 35 23.8 15.4-35.0
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,132 1,718 77.0 73.6-80.0 414 23.0 20.0-26.4
Piedmont 4,685 3,935 78.6 76.4-80.7 750 21.4 19.3-23.6
Western NC 1,191 924 71.8 67.9-75.4 267 28.2 24.6-32.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 779 593 70.8 66.0-75.2 186 29.2 24.8-34.0
Northwest 1,534 1,245 74.6 70.6-78.3 289 25.4 21.7-29.4
Charlotte 1,170 963 77.3 73.1-81.1 207 22.7 18.9-26.9
Greensboro 1,231 1,043 82.6 79.4-85.5 188 17.4 14.5-20.6
Southern Regional 750 590 76.7 70.7-81.9 160 23.3 18.1-29.3
Coastal 297 237 81.2 74.7-86.3 60 18.8 13.7-25.3
Wake 1,297 1,125 80.4 76.0-84.2 172 19.6 15.8-24.0
Area L 93 71 72.2 59.0-82.5 22 27.8 17.5-41.0
Eastern 857 710 75.5 69.2-80.9 147 24.5 19.1-30.8

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

NOTE: For AHEC Regions, results for Area L are least reliable due to small sample size.

^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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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