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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-Piedmont NC 4,256 3,463 75.6 73.5-77.6 793 24.4 22.4-26.5
GENDER
Male 1,660 1,356 74.1 70.7-77.2 304 25.9 22.8-29.3
Female 2,596 2,107 77.1 74.4-79.5 489 22.9 20.5-25.6
RACE
White 3,076 2,643 82.1 79.7-84.2 433 17.9 15.8-20.3
African American 799 604 69.8 64.8-74.4 195 30.2 25.6-35.2
Other minorities 352 193 47.5 40.1-54.9 159 52.5 45.1-59.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 278 117 35.0 27.5-43.4 161 65.0 56.6-72.5
Non-Hispanic 3,974 3,342 79.8 77.7-81.7 632 20.2 18.3-22.3
AGE
18-34 789 554 66.3 61.9-70.5 235 33.7 29.5-38.1
35-54 2,145 1,761 79.1 76.3-81.6 384 20.9 18.4-23.7
55-64 1,322 1,148 85.6 82.5-88.2 174 14.4 11.8-17.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 373 193 47.2 39.9-54.5 180 52.8 45.5-60.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,052 761 68.4 63.9-72.5 291 31.6 27.5-36.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,031 842 79.8 75.9-83.1 189 20.2 16.9-24.1
College Graduate 1,792 1,661 91.7 89.5-93.4 131 8.3 6.6-10.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 407 223 49.3 42.2-56.4 184 50.7 43.6-57.8
$15,000- 24,999 612 341 51.6 45.7-57.4 271 48.4 42.6-54.3
$25,000- 34,999 336 259 75.7 68.1-81.9 77 24.3 18.1-31.9
$35,000- 49,999 508 441 80.8 74.2-86.0 67 19.2 14.0-25.8
$50,000+ 1,845 1,785 94.7 92.5-96.2 60 5.3 3.8- 7.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 962 792 77.5 72.8-81.6 170 22.5 18.4-27.2
No 3,104 2,531 75.6 73.1-77.9 573 24.4 22.1-26.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 349 303 82.5 75.5-87.9 46 17.5 12.1-24.5
Non-Veteran 3,905 3,158 75.0 72.8-77.1 747 25.0 22.9-27.2

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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).

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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