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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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%)
North Carolina 4,258 3,756 84.1 82.0-86.0 502 15.9 14.0-18.0
-Piedmont NC 2,570 2,313 84.8 82.0-87.3 257 15.2 12.7-18.0
GENDER
Male 1,068 961 83.2 78.6-87.0 107 16.8 13.0-21.4
Female 1,502 1,352 86.5 83.1-89.3 150 13.5 10.7-16.9
RACE
White 1,966 1,832 91.2 88.9-93.1 134 8.8 6.9-11.1
African American 428 355 76.1 68.7-82.2 73 23.9 17.8-31.3
Other Minorities 164 116 58.3 45.3-70.3 48 41.7 29.7-54.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 111 57 44.7 31.7-58.3 54 55.3 41.7-68.3
Non-Hispanic 2,455 2,252 88.6 86.1-90.7 203 11.4 9.3-13.9
AGE
18-24 82 60 68.0 54.3-79.2 22 32.0 20.8-45.7
25-34 331 274 77.8 70.0-84.0 57 22.2 16.0-30.0
35-44 675 615 89.1 85.2-92.1 60 10.9 7.9-14.8
45-54 835 768 91.1 88.0-93.5 67 8.9 6.5-12.0
55-64 647 596 91.5 88.0-94.0 51 8.5 6.0-12.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 120 65 51.1 38.4-63.6 55 48.9 36.4-61.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 548 437 69.9 62.0-76.7 111 30.1 23.3-38.0
Some Post-H.S. 603 551 88.4 83.2-92.2 52 11.6 7.8-16.8
College Graduate 1,297 1,258 95.4 92.6-97.2 39 4.6 2.8- 7.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 74 31 41.7 27.4-57.5 43 58.3 42.5-72.6
$15,000- 24,999 192 124 56.6 44.2-68.2 68 43.4 31.8-55.8
$25,000- 34,999 225 186 76.8 65.7-85.0 39 23.2 15.0-34.3
$35,000- 49,999 336 302 79.3 68.6-87.1 34 20.7 12.9-31.4
$50,000-74,999 510 480 88.8 81.9-93.3 30 11.2 6.7-18.1
$75,000+ 1,013 998 98.2 96.8-99.0 15 1.8 1.0- 3.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 478 415 80.4 72.9-86.2 63 19.6 13.8-27.1
No 1,963 1,787 87.0 84.1-89.5 176 13.0 10.5-15.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 207 181 86.8 78.5-92.3 26 13.2 7.7-21.5
Non-Veteran 2,362 2,131 84.6 81.6-87.2 231 15.4 12.8-18.4

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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.

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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