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2014 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 4,831 3,908 80.0 78.6-81.3 923 20.0 18.7-21.4
-Eastern NC 1,540 1,271 81.2 78.6-83.5 269 18.8 16.5-21.4
GENDER
Male 675 554 81.5 77.7-84.8 121 18.5 15.2-22.3
Female 865 717 80.9 77.3-83.9 148 19.1 16.1-22.7
RACE
White 929 798 85.0 82.0-87.6 131 15.0 12.4-18.0
African American 432 362 82.9 78.2-86.7 70 17.1 13.3-21.8
Other minorities 164 100 53.4 43.5-63.1 64 46.6 36.9-56.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 118 46 36.7 27.7-46.8 72 63.3 53.2-72.3
Non-Hispanic 1,416 1,220 84.4 81.9-86.7 196 15.6 13.3-18.1
AGE
18-34 400 308 76.6 71.5-81.0 92 23.4 19.0-28.5
35-54 617 494 81.0 77.3-84.2 123 19.0 15.8-22.7
55-64 523 469 89.8 86.4-92.3 54 10.2 7.7-13.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 167 90 57.5 48.4-66.0 77 42.5 34.0-51.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 479 371 75.3 70.2-79.7 108 24.7 20.3-29.8
Some Post-H.S. 455 396 88.0 84.4-90.9 59 12.0 9.1-15.6
College Graduate 432 408 95.8 93.4-97.3 24 4.2 2.7- 6.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 203 141 69.6 61.5-76.6 62 30.4 23.4-38.5
$15,000- 24,999 259 174 67.1 59.9-73.5 85 32.9 26.5-40.1
$25,000- 34,999 153 125 77.5 68.1-84.7 28 22.5 15.3-31.9
$35,000- 49,999 190 170 90.3 84.3-94.2 20 9.7 5.8-15.7
$50,000+ 499 478 94.9 91.4-97.0 21 5.1 3.0- 8.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 374 325 85.9 80.6-90.0 49 14.1 10.0-19.4
No 1,101 897 80.3 77.3-83.0 204 19.7 17.0-22.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 210 198 92.9 87.8-96.0 12 7.1 4.0-12.2
Non-Veteran 1,328 1,072 79.2 76.4-81.8 256 20.8 18.2-23.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,277 1,049 80.7 77.9-83.2 228 19.3 16.8-22.1
No 263 222 83.8 77.4-88.6 41 16.2 11.4-22.6

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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 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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