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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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Health Insurance Coverage - (Under age 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
-FEMALES 4,629 3,748 77.2 75.2-79.1 881 22.8 20.9-24.8
RACE
White 3,309 2,796 81.8 79.5-83.8 513 18.2 16.2-20.5
African American 881 688 73.4 68.5-77.7 193 26.6 22.3-31.5
Other Minorities 407 241 50.7 43.3-58.1 166 49.3 41.9-56.7
AGE
18-34 835 607 71.5 67.1-75.5 228 28.5 24.5-32.9
35-44 962 786 78.9 74.8-82.5 176 21.1 17.5-25.2
45-54 1,299 1,047 79.4 75.8-82.5 252 20.6 17.5-24.2
55-64 1,533 1,308 83.2 80.1-85.9 225 16.8 14.1-19.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 405 226 53.5 46.0-61.0 179 46.5 39.0-54.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,162 865 72.9 68.7-76.7 297 27.1 23.3-31.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,307 1,049 77.7 74.1-81.0 258 22.3 19.0-25.9
College Graduate 1,750 1,605 92.0 90.1-93.6 145 8.0 6.4- 9.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 574 343 55.0 48.5-61.3 231 45.0 38.7-51.5
$15,000- 24,999 710 433 57.7 52.1-63.1 277 42.3 36.9-47.9
$25,000- 34,999 410 323 81.2 75.3-85.9 87 18.8 14.1-24.7
$35,000- 49,999 612 531 81.1 75.0-86.0 81 18.9 14.0-25.0
$50,000- 74,999 581 539 88.7 83.3-92.4 42 11.3 7.6-16.7
$75,000+ 1,075 1,053 98.2 96.9-99.0 22 1.8 1.0- 3.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,235 1,005 77.2 73.2-80.8 230 22.8 19.2-26.8
No 3,194 2,591 77.4 75.0-79.7 603 22.6 20.3-25.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 124 102 80.0 68.2-88.2 22 20.0 11.8-31.8
Non-Veteran 4,504 3,645 77.1 75.0-79.0 859 22.9 21.0-25.0

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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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