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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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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
-Piedmont NC 4,685 3,935 78.6 76.4-80.7 750 21.4 19.3-23.6
GENDER
Male 1,827 1,528 75.7 72.0-79.1 299 24.3 20.9-28.0
Female 2,858 2,407 81.4 79.0-83.6 451 18.6 16.4-21.0
RACE
White 3,551 3,109 85.1 83.0-87.1 442 14.9 12.9-17.0
African American 822 640 71.9 66.3-76.9 182 28.1 23.1-33.7
Other Minorities 295 174 51.1 42.5-59.7 121 48.9 40.3-57.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 222 98 41.7 32.4-51.6 124 58.3 48.4-67.6
Non-Hispanic 4,455 3,831 82.0 79.8-83.9 624 18.0 16.1-20.2
AGE
18-24 178 131 68.3 58.9-76.4 47 31.7 23.6-41.1
25-34 531 402 72.7 67.0-77.8 129 27.3 22.2-33.0
35-44 1,043 873 79.9 76.2-83.1 170 20.1 16.9-23.8
45-54 1,394 1,194 82.4 78.9-85.5 200 17.6 14.5-21.1
55-64 1,539 1,335 87.4 85.2-89.3 204 12.6 10.7-14.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 390 223 51.7 43.7-59.5 167 48.3 40.5-56.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,150 859 66.8 61.5-71.7 291 33.2 28.3-38.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,116 935 81.7 78.0-85.0 181 18.3 15.0-22.0
College Graduate 2,025 1,914 93.1 91.0-94.8 111 6.9 5.2- 9.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 412 236 52.2 45.1-59.3 176 47.8 40.7-54.9
$15,000- 24,999 556 342 53.9 46.7-60.8 214 46.1 39.2-53.3
$25,000- 34,999 401 312 70.8 63.0-77.5 89 29.2 22.5-37.0
$35,000- 49,999 570 502 78.3 71.0-84.2 68 21.7 15.8-29.0
$50,000-74,999 751 700 88.5 83.4-92.2 51 11.5 7.8-16.6
$75,000+ 1,461 1,428 97.0 95.5-98.0 33 3.0 2.0- 4.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,376 1,113 74.6 69.8-78.8 263 25.4 21.2-30.2
No 3,096 2,656 81.3 78.9-83.5 440 18.7 16.5-21.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 423 355 83.2 77.5-87.6 68 16.8 12.4-22.5
Non-Veteran 4,260 3,578 78.2 75.8-80.4 682 21.8 19.6-24.2

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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.

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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