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2012 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 11,860 9,933 79.0 78.0-80.0 1,927 21.0 20.0-22.0
-FEMALES 7,233 6,131 80.6 79.3-81.8 1,102 19.4 18.2-20.7
RACE
White 5,038 4,490 85.5 84.0-86.8 548 14.5 13.2-16.0
African American 1,455 1,157 76.7 73.7-79.4 298 23.3 20.6-26.3
Other Minorities 672 431 51.0 45.6-56.3 241 49.0 43.7-54.4
AGE
18-34 1,148 816 70.1 66.9-73.2 332 29.9 26.8-33.1
35-44 932 703 74.8 71.4-77.9 229 25.2 22.1-28.6
45-54 1,244 978 79.2 76.2-81.8 266 20.8 18.2-23.8
55-64 1,422 1,199 83.7 81.2-86.0 223 16.3 14.0-18.8
65-74 1,321 1,298 98.7 97.9-99.2 23 1.3 0.8- 2.1
75+ 1,072 1,053 98.3 97.0-99.0 19 1.7 1.0- 3.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 878 638 64.1 59.6-68.3 240 35.9 31.7-40.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,093 1,698 76.3 73.8-78.6 395 23.7 21.4-26.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,046 1,714 81.3 78.9-83.4 332 18.7 16.6-21.1
College Graduate 2,193 2,062 94.0 92.6-95.1 131 6.0 4.9- 7.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 958 653 59.7 55.2-63.9 305 40.3 36.1-44.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,287 942 65.7 62.2-69.1 345 34.3 30.9-37.8
$25,000- 34,999 770 657 80.3 76.2-83.9 113 19.7 16.1-23.8
$35,000- 49,999 839 768 89.4 86.1-92.0 71 10.6 8.0-13.9
$50,000- 74,999 800 756 93.0 90.5-94.9 44 7.0 5.1- 9.5
$75,000+ 1,124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,989 1,735 82.7 80.1-85.1 254 17.3 14.9-19.9
No 5,163 4,329 80.1 78.6-81.5 834 19.9 18.5-21.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 157 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 7,073 5,986 80.4 79.1-81.6 1,087 19.6 18.4-20.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 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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