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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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Do you have any kind of health care coverage, including health insurance, prepaid plans such as HMOs,
or government plans such as Medicare?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,506 9,973 79.3 77.9-80.6 1,533 20.7 19.4-22.1
-WHITES 8,793 7,909 84.4 83.0-85.8 884 15.6 14.2-17.0
GENDER
Male 3,356 3,005 82.9 80.5-85.1 351 17.1 14.9-19.5
Female 5,437 4,904 85.8 84.0-87.4 533 14.2 12.6-16.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 158 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 8,624 7,781 85.1 83.6-86.4 843 14.9 13.6-16.4
AGE
18-34 875 684 75.8 71.7-79.5 191 24.2 20.5-28.3
35-44 1,092 940 81.8 78.0-85.0 152 18.2 15.0-22.0
45-54 1,538 1,291 80.8 77.5-83.7 247 19.2 16.3-22.5
55-64 1,956 1,702 86.6 84.2-88.7 254 13.4 11.3-15.8
65-74 1,769 1,751 99.2 98.6-99.5 18 0.8 0.5- 1.4
75+ 1,481 1,465 99.4 98.9-99.6 16 0.6 0.4- 1.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 918 761 69.1 63.4-74.3 157 30.9 25.7-36.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,437 2,103 80.3 77.4-82.9 334 19.7 17.1-22.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,265 2,022 85.7 83.0-88.1 243 14.3 11.9-17.0
College Graduate 3,153 3,003 94.4 92.9-95.6 150 5.6 4.4- 7.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 855 658 68.5 62.9-73.7 197 31.5 26.3-37.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,323 1,046 68.4 63.8-72.6 277 31.6 27.4-36.2
$25,000- 34,999 842 746 82.8 77.8-86.9 96 17.2 13.1-22.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,104 1,000 84.9 80.7-88.3 104 15.1 11.7-19.3
$50,000- 74,999 1,151 1,106 93.2 89.6-95.6 45 6.8 4.4-10.4
$75,000+ 1,951 1,924 98.6 97.7-99.1 27 1.4 0.9- 2.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,693 2,428 84.4 81.7-86.9 265 15.6 13.1-18.3
No 5,720 5,149 85.0 83.2-86.6 571 15.0 13.4-16.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,305 1,228 92.0 89.1-94.2 77 8.0 5.8-10.9
Non-Veteran 7,487 6,680 83.3 81.6-84.8 807 16.7 15.2-18.4

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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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