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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Health Insurance Coverage - Age Under 65*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7,535 6,078 75.1 73.5-76.7 1,457 24.9 23.3-26.5
GENDER
Male 2,906 2,330 73.1 70.4-75.5 576 26.9 24.5-29.6
Female 4,629 3,748 77.2 75.2-79.1 881 22.8 20.9-24.8
RACE
White 5,461 4,617 80.6 78.7-82.3 844 19.4 17.7-21.3
African American 1,317 1,011 70.2 66.2-73.9 306 29.8 26.1-33.8
Native American 204 *** *** *** 53 30.4 21.0-41.7
Other Minorities 501 261 43.6 37.1-50.3 240 56.4 49.7-62.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 466 210 36.8 30.5-43.6 256 63.2 56.4-69.5
-English Speaking 184 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 282 77 25.9 18.9-34.5 205 74.1 65.5-81.1
Non-Hispanic 7,061 5,862 78.6 76.9-80.1 1,199 21.4 19.9-23.1
AGE
18-34 1,418 1,003 66.4 63.0-69.7 415 33.6 30.3-37.0
35-44 1,554 1,271 78.7 75.6-81.5 283 21.3 18.5-24.4
45-54 2,087 1,688 78.2 75.3-80.9 399 21.8 19.1-24.7
55-64 2,476 2,116 84.4 82.1-86.4 360 15.6 13.6-17.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 734 393 48.9 43.5-54.2 341 51.1 45.8-56.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,025 1,493 69.8 66.6-72.8 532 30.2 27.2-33.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,977 1,619 79.4 76.4-82.0 358 20.6 18.0-23.6
College Graduate 2,790 2,566 91.7 90.1-93.2 224 8.3 6.8- 9.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 864 489 48.4 43.3-53.5 375 51.6 46.5-56.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,136 671 53.6 49.1-58.0 465 46.4 42.0-50.9
$25,000- 34,999 662 512 75.3 69.8-80.0 150 24.7 20.0-30.2
$35,000- 49,999 972 833 81.8 77.5-85.4 139 18.2 14.6-22.5
$50,000-74,999 1,005 944 89.6 85.4-92.7 61 10.4 7.3-14.6
$75,000+ 1,905 1,867 97.8 96.7-98.6 38 2.2 1.4- 3.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,909 1,550 75.4 72.0-78.6 359 24.6 21.4-28.0
No 5,281 4,267 75.5 73.6-77.3 1,014 24.5 22.7-26.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 756 659 85.8 81.7-89.1 97 14.2 10.9-18.3
Non-Veteran 6,776 5,416 74.0 72.2-75.6 1,360 26.0 24.4-27.8

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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).

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