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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Health Insurance Coverage for Those Employed for Wages (Age under 65)*

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Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,134 2,620 81.1 79.3-82.9 514 18.9 17.1-20.7
-Eastern NC 904 744 78.5 74.3-82.2 160 21.5 17.8-25.7
GENDER
Male 380 307 76.6 70.0-82.1 73 23.4 17.9-30.0
Female 524 437 80.7 75.7-85.0 87 19.3 15.0-24.3
RACE
White 512 448 85.5 80.7-89.3 64 14.5 10.7-19.3
African American 221 173 72.7 63.4-80.4 48 27.3 19.6-36.6
Other minorities 157 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 841 721 83.3 79.2-86.8 120 16.7 13.2-20.8
AGE
18-34 254 192 73.6 66.0-80.1 62 26.4 19.9-34.0
35-54 432 351 79.1 73.3-83.9 81 20.9 16.1-26.7
55-64 218 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 245 184 75.9 68.5-82.0 61 24.1 18.0-31.5
Some Post-H.S. 282 239 82.4 74.6-88.2 43 17.6 11.8-25.4
College Graduate 311 294 94.8 90.8-97.1 17 5.2 2.9- 9.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 144 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 105 83 79.7 68.9-87.4 22 20.3 12.6-31.1
$35,000- 49,999 129 114 86.6 76.7-92.8 15 13.4 7.2-23.3
$50,000+ 373 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 793 659 79.1 74.6-83.0 134 20.9 17.0-25.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 158 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 746 594 73.9 69.0-78.4 152 26.1 21.6-31.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 649 522 76.5 71.5-80.8 127 23.5 19.2-28.5
No 255 222 86.2 79.6-90.9 33 13.8 9.1-20.4

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* Data in this table were derived from health insurance question and only those under age 65 and employed for wages 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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