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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Uninsured

Earlier you indicated you do not have health insurance coverage.
What is the MAIN reason you do not have health insurance?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Could not afford premiums Lost job/Changed employer Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,249 643 49.3 45.1-53.6 234 19.3 16.2-22.9 372 31.4 27.4-35.6
-Eastern NC 336 185 51.1 42.6-59.5 47 12.7 8.7-18.2 104 36.3 28.0-45.5
GENDER
Male 132 *** *** *** 21 10.9 6.4-18.1 *** *** ***
Female 204 *** *** *** 26 14.8 8.7-24.0 *** *** ***
RACE
White 163 *** *** *** 19 9.8 5.3-17.4 *** *** ***
African American 89 *** *** *** 15 14.9 7.5-27.5 *** *** ***
Other minorities 82 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 281 160 52.5 43.1-61.7 38 12.2 8.0-18.3 83 35.3 26.3-45.5
AGE
18-34 91 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 137 *** *** *** 27 18.1 11.0-28.3 29 17.7 10.8-27.6
55-64 90 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 11 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 85 *** *** *** 15 12.4 6.4-22.6 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 126 *** *** *** 16 14.2 7.6-25.1 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 77 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 94 *** *** *** 15 12.0 6.2-22.0 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 22 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 100 *** *** *** 14 11.3 5.7-21.3 *** *** ***
No 236 121 45.6 35.9-55.7 33 13.1 8.4-19.9 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 24 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 312 172 51.0 42.2-59.7 43 12.0 8.1-17.5 97 37.0 28.4-46.5

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*Asked of those who reported not having any kind of insurance in the Core Section of the survey.

These questions have not been asked in previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**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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