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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Reasons Uninsured

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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 it
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,592 167 10.5 8.8-12.5 144 9.5 7.7-11.6 210 12.7 10.8-14.8 263 15.6 13.6-17.8 808 51.8 48.7-54.9
-Piedmont NC 824 95 11.6 9.1-14.5 82 10.5 8.1-13.6 109 12.6 10.1-15.7 132 16.1 13.2-19.4 406 49.2 44.9-53.4
GENDER
Male 360 37 11.6 8.1-16.5 29 8.2 5.3-12.6 50 12.3 8.8-16.9 42 10.9 7.8-15.2 202 56.9 50.6-62.9
Female 464 58 11.5 8.5-15.2 53 12.9 9.4-17.5 59 13.0 9.6-17.4 90 21.4 16.9-26.6 204 41.3 35.8-47.0
RACE
White 406 51 12.9 9.3-17.6 42 12.3 8.5-17.5 66 14.9 11.2-19.6 78 19.1 14.9-24.3 169 40.8 35.0-46.8
African American 209 29 14.1 9.3-20.6 28 13.2 8.8-19.5 29 14.3 9.2-21.6 35 15.7 11.0-22.0 88 42.6 34.2-51.5
Other minorities 203 15 6.4 3.6-11.1 *** *** *** 14 6.5 3.7-11.3 *** *** *** 145 73.0 65.0-79.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 227 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 5.7 3.3- 9.8 17 6.0 3.6- 9.9 172 77.5 71.0-83.0
Non-Hispanic 596 83 13.4 10.4-17.2 71 12.7 9.6-16.7 94 15.1 11.9-19.1 115 19.7 16.0-24.0 233 39.0 34.1-44.1
AGE
18-34 296 37 11.2 7.9-15.7 41 14.5 10.1-20.2 39 13.5 9.5-18.8 48 16.7 12.3-22.4 131 44.1 37.4-51.0
35-54 373 42 12.8 8.9-18.0 35 8.2 5.7-11.7 48 11.6 8.3-16.0 55 14.3 10.7-19.0 193 53.1 46.9-59.1
55-64 141 16 9.1 5.3-15.3 *** *** *** 20 13.2 7.8-21.5 26 19.3 12.1-29.5 73 55.0 44.9-64.8
65-74 8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 218 16 9.4 5.4-16.1 *** *** *** 17 7.3 4.3-12.3 21 9.6 5.9-15.3 153 67.9 59.9-75.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 296 35 13.5 9.5-18.9 28 11.1 7.4-16.3 52 15.3 11.3-20.6 41 13.5 9.5-18.8 140 46.6 40.0-53.2
Some Post-H.S. 215 26 11.0 7.2-16.4 29 13.6 8.7-20.6 28 13.8 8.9-20.9 54 27.0 20.3-35.0 78 34.6 27.1-42.9
College Graduate 93 18 15.1 8.8-24.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** 16 14.2 8.1-23.8 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 194 22 11.4 7.0-18.1 *** *** *** 22 11.0 6.4-18.3 36 20.1 13.9-28.1 102 50.6 41.8-59.3
$15,000- 24,999 299 28 9.2 6.0-13.9 32 10.5 7.1-15.2 40 13.5 9.6-18.6 47 15.1 10.9-20.5 152 51.8 44.8-58.7
$25,000- 34,999 92 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 12.7 7.3-21.2 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 164 15 9.7 5.6-16.3 *** *** *** 26 19.2 12.2-28.8 30 17.0 11.4-24.6 79 46.2 37.0-55.6
No 656 79 11.8 9.1-15.1 68 11.1 8.4-14.7 83 11.4 8.9-14.7 101 15.9 12.7-19.7 325 49.8 45.0-54.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 40 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 783 88 11.1 8.7-14.1 81 10.8 8.3-14.0 96 11.7 9.2-14.8 127 16.1 13.2-19.6 391 50.2 45.8-54.6

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*Asked of those who reported having no health insurance coverage.

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.

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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