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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
-WHITES 8,352 7,390 84.6 83.5-85.7 962 15.4 14.3-16.5
GENDER
Male 3,314 2,900 83.7 81.8-85.3 414 16.3 14.7-18.2
Female 5,038 4,490 85.5 84.0-86.8 548 14.5 13.2-16.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 172 113 56.4 46.4-65.9 59 43.6 34.1-53.6
Non-Hispanic 8,166 7,263 85.2 84.1-86.3 903 14.8 13.7-15.9
AGE
18-34 1,168 903 76.1 73.0-79.0 265 23.9 21.0-27.0
35-44 1,036 838 79.3 76.2-82.1 198 20.7 17.9-23.8
45-54 1,408 1,168 82.8 80.2-85.0 240 17.2 15.0-19.8
55-64 1,709 1,496 86.5 84.3-88.4 213 13.5 11.6-15.7
65-74 1,670 1,647 98.5 97.5-99.1 23 1.5 0.9- 2.5
75+ 1,304 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 782 622 71.6 67.1-75.7 160 28.4 24.3-32.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,360 1,994 80.0 77.7-82.2 366 20.0 17.8-22.3
Some Post-H.S. 2,292 1,995 84.5 82.5-86.4 297 15.5 13.6-17.5
College Graduate 2,899 2,764 94.9 93.7-95.9 135 5.1 4.1- 6.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 806 569 60.9 56.3-65.3 237 39.1 34.7-43.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,229 945 67.3 63.6-70.8 284 32.7 29.2-36.4
$25,000- 34,999 854 737 81.2 77.0-84.9 117 18.8 15.1-23.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,073 979 88.5 85.6-90.8 94 11.5 9.2-14.4
$50,000- 74,999 1,088 1,037 93.7 91.3-95.5 51 6.3 4.5- 8.7
$75,000+ 1,870 1,832 97.1 95.6-98.1 38 2.9 1.9- 4.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,297 2,035 84.4 82.2-86.4 262 15.6 13.6-17.8
No 5,971 5,282 84.7 83.4-85.9 689 15.3 14.1-16.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,178 1,114 93.1 91.0-94.7 64 6.9 5.3- 9.0
Non-Veteran 7,173 6,275 83.3 82.0-84.5 898 16.7 15.5-18.0

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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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