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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Uninsured

Earlier you indicated you do not have health insurance coverage.
About how long has it been since you had health care coverage?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Within past 6 months 7 to 11 months 1 to 2 years 3 to 4 years 5+ years ago/Never had insurance
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,218 153 12.9 10.4-16.0 133 9.9 7.7-12.6 210 18.8 15.6-22.5 209 17.1 14.2-20.5 513 41.3 37.2-45.5
GENDER
Male 471 54 11.5 8.1-16.1 41 7.8 4.9-12.1 84 18.6 14.2-24.0 74 17.0 12.6-22.5 218 45.1 38.9-51.6
Female 747 99 14.5 11.0-18.8 92 12.3 9.3-16.0 126 19.0 14.7-24.3 135 17.2 13.7-21.4 295 37.0 31.9-42.4
RACE
White 722 95 12.9 9.7-16.8 70 9.6 6.7-13.7 126 17.8 13.8-22.6 138 20.7 16.6-25.6 293 39.0 33.7-44.5
African American 240 37 16.9 11.0-25.1 41 13.1 8.6-19.6 48 22.7 15.7-31.7 36 15.9 10.1-24.2 78 31.4 23.4-40.6
Native American 44 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 199 15 8.2 3.9-16.2 14 3.8 1.8- 7.9 28 16.6 10.4-25.5 28 8.8 5.3-14.1 114 62.6 52.7-71.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 212 17 9.9 5.4-17.6 17 5.8 3.1-10.6 28 13.1 8.1-20.4 28 7.8 4.8-12.5 122 63.3 54.3-71.5
-English Speaking 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 176 *** *** *** 14 5.8 2.9-11.2 23 13.4 7.9-21.8 20 5.9 3.3-10.4 109 68.5 58.6-77.0
Non-Hispanic 1,003 136 13.7 10.8-17.2 115 10.8 8.2-14.0 182 20.3 16.6-24.6 181 19.5 15.9-23.5 389 35.8 31.4-40.5
AGE
18-34 314 52 16.2 11.7-22.0 45 11.0 7.4-15.9 59 20.0 14.7-26.6 49 15.6 11.3-21.2 109 37.2 30.4-44.6
35-44 236 28 11.9 7.4-18.6 29 12.2 7.5-19.4 37 14.6 9.8-21.3 50 19.9 13.6-28.1 92 41.4 33.2-50.0
45-54 331 39 8.8 5.8-13.3 29 5.6 3.4- 8.9 56 18.8 13.0-26.4 59 19.1 13.1-27.1 148 47.7 39.6-55.9
55-64 299 28 8.5 4.9-14.4 27 8.7 5.2-14.2 55 22.0 15.2-30.6 46 15.4 10.2-22.4 143 45.4 37.3-53.8
65-74 20 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 10 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 271 27 11.2 6.8-17.8 22 7.3 3.7-13.8 32 13.3 8.3-20.6 39 14.2 9.6-20.6 151 54.0 45.5-62.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 433 52 11.5 7.8-16.7 44 11.1 7.4-16.3 78 19.8 14.5-26.5 71 18.8 13.7-25.3 188 38.7 32.2-45.6
Some Post-H.S. 310 44 15.0 10.0-21.9 39 9.6 6.3-14.3 68 23.7 17.5-31.3 59 18.1 12.8-24.9 100 33.6 26.1-42.1
College Graduate 203 30 17.2 11.0-25.9 28 15.0 8.9-24.2 32 18.4 11.4-28.4 40 17.1 10.0-27.6 73 32.3 23.5-42.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 308 27 12.5 7.2-20.7 41 10.2 6.6-15.4 51 21.6 15.0-30.0 46 13.8 8.9-20.8 143 42.0 34.0-50.4
$15,000- 24,999 398 57 13.7 9.5-19.4 38 8.5 5.6-12.6 68 17.7 12.6-24.1 65 16.1 11.3-22.3 170 44.1 37.0-51.5
$25,000- 34,999 130 16 10.2 4.8-20.7 13 6.9 3.3-13.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 108 11 9.9 4.7-19.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 7.5 3.9-13.7 *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 53 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 25 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 336 43 13.5 8.6-20.7 32 7.2 4.4-11.6 55 15.1 10.4-21.5 61 24.7 18.0-32.9 145 39.4 32.0-47.4
No 881 110 12.7 9.9-16.2 101 10.7 8.1-14.1 155 19.9 16.1-24.4 147 14.8 11.7-18.4 368 41.8 37.0-46.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 87 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 12.8 5.9-25.7 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,131 141 12.5 9.9-15.5 124 10.1 7.8-12.9 193 18.5 15.2-22.3 197 17.4 14.3-20.9 476 41.7 37.4-46.1

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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).

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