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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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%)
North Carolina 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
-Western NC 221 25 19.5 11.8-30.6 15 5.5 2.6-10.9 32 17.4 10.6-27.1 37 16.1 10.4-24.0 112 41.6 32.7-51.0
GENDER
Male 91 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 15.0 7.7-27.1 *** *** ***
Female 130 *** *** *** 12 9.0 3.9-19.2 *** *** *** 23 17.3 9.8-28.7 *** *** ***
RACE
White 188 23 18.4 10.9-29.3 12 3.8 1.8- 7.9 29 16.5 9.5-26.9 29 17.1 10.6-26.5 95 44.2 34.4-54.5
Other minorities 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 202 *** *** *** 14 5.0 2.3-10.5 30 17.2 10.1-27.6 36 17.8 11.4-26.5 97 37.9 29.1-47.7
AGE
18-34 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 107 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 8.3 3.8-17.2 21 16.6 9.9-26.6 *** *** ***
55-64 67 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 76 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 64 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 68 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 18 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 11 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 77 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 144 *** *** *** 12 7.4 3.4-15.6 *** *** *** 22 12.2 6.7-21.1 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 21 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 200 *** *** *** 14 5.8 2.8-11.8 28 15.8 9.2-25.7 32 14.2 8.9-21.7 101 42.9 33.5-52.8

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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).

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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