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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Health Insurance Coverage - Age Under 65*

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Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,822 4,563 75.8 74.3-77.2 1,259 24.2 22.8-25.7
-Eastern NC 1,773 1,384 74.2 71.1-77.0 389 25.8 23.0-28.9
GENDER
Male 715 537 71.1 66.3-75.5 178 28.9 24.5-33.7
Female 1,058 847 77.2 73.4-80.6 211 22.8 19.4-26.6
RACE
White 984 815 80.8 77.3-83.9 169 19.2 16.1-22.7
African American 452 345 68.8 62.2-74.7 107 31.2 25.3-37.8
Other minorities 310 201 45.8 36.2-55.7 109 54.2 44.3-63.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 107 39 27.9 19.4-38.2 68 72.1 61.8-80.6
Non-Hispanic 1,661 1,340 77.7 74.6-80.5 321 22.3 19.5-25.4
AGE
18-34 420 291 68.5 62.6-73.8 129 31.5 26.2-37.4
35-54 770 582 73.5 69.1-77.5 188 26.5 22.5-30.9
55-64 583 511 86.8 82.5-90.2 72 13.2 9.8-17.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 206 105 45.1 36.3-54.3 101 54.9 45.7-63.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 514 378 74.2 68.9-78.9 136 25.8 21.1-31.1
Some Post-H.S. 562 455 78.9 73.7-83.3 107 21.1 16.7-26.3
College Graduate 490 445 88.7 84.5-91.9 45 11.3 8.1-15.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 249 155 58.0 49.1-66.3 94 42.0 33.7-50.9
$15,000- 24,999 321 194 52.9 45.6-60.0 127 47.1 40.0-54.4
$25,000- 34,999 189 137 70.0 60.7-77.9 52 30.0 22.1-39.3
$35,000- 49,999 207 182 88.7 81.4-93.3 25 11.3 6.7-18.6
$50,000+ 550 527 95.0 92.0-96.9 23 5.0 3.1- 8.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 480 386 74.1 67.8-79.6 94 25.9 20.4-32.2
No 1,268 977 74.2 70.6-77.4 291 25.8 22.6-29.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 264 238 90.6 85.2-94.2 26 9.4 5.8-14.8
Non-Veteran 1,509 1,146 71.0 67.6-74.3 363 29.0 25.7-32.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,313 995 72.2 68.7-75.5 318 27.8 24.5-31.3
No 460 389 82.2 76.8-86.5 71 17.8 13.5-23.2

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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 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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