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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Health Insurance Coverage - Age Under 65*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,535 6,078 75.1 73.5-76.7 1,457 24.9 23.3-26.5
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,317 1,011 70.2 66.2-73.9 306 29.8 26.1-33.8
GENDER
Male 436 323 66.5 59.8-72.6 113 33.5 27.4-40.2
Female 881 688 73.4 68.5-77.7 193 26.6 22.3-31.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,300 1,000 70.4 66.3-74.1 300 29.6 25.9-33.7
AGE
18-34 294 201 60.1 52.6-67.2 93 39.9 32.8-47.4
35-44 259 211 78.4 70.7-84.6 48 21.6 15.4-29.3
45-54 370 279 73.9 66.1-80.4 91 26.1 19.6-33.9
55-64 394 320 78.7 72.1-84.1 74 21.3 15.9-27.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 144 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 440 324 67.5 60.5-73.8 116 32.5 26.2-39.5
Some Post-H.S. 384 299 71.4 64.0-77.7 85 28.6 22.3-36.0
College Graduate 348 297 82.9 76.5-87.8 51 17.1 12.2-23.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 251 145 46.9 38.2-55.7 106 53.1 44.3-61.8
$15,000- 24,999 290 183 58.0 49.5-66.1 107 42.0 33.9-50.5
$25,000- 34,999 148 122 83.0 72.6-90.0 26 17.0 10.0-27.4
$35,000- 49,999 181 166 88.6 78.0-94.5 15 11.4 5.5-22.0
$50,000- 74,999 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 164 159 94.3 85.8-97.9 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 308 251 76.5 68.1-83.2 57 23.5 16.8-31.9
No 919 697 68.8 63.9-73.3 222 31.2 26.7-36.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 149 127 83.0 72.7-89.9 22 17.0 10.1-27.3
Non-Veteran 1,168 884 68.6 64.3-72.6 284 31.4 27.4-35.7

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

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to 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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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