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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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 2,692 2,289 84.3 82.6-85.9 403 15.7 14.1-17.4
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 272 231 83.0 76.9-87.8 41 17.0 12.2-23.1
Region 3 241 194 79.7 73.2-85.0 47 20.3 15.0-26.8
Region 4 580 493 83.4 79.5-86.6 87 16.6 13.4-20.5
Region 5 404 352 86.6 82.4-89.9 52 13.4 10.1-17.6
Region 6 207 178 84.1 76.5-89.5 29 15.9 10.5-23.5
Region 7 452 393 87.4 83.6-90.4 59 12.6 9.6-16.4
Region 8 295 243 81.7 75.9-86.3 52 18.3 13.7-24.1
Region 9 & 10 241 205 84.9 79.3-89.3 36 15.1 10.7-20.7
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 786 667 84.7 81.5-87.5 119 15.3 12.5-18.5
Piedmont 1,595 1,360 84.4 82.2-86.3 235 15.6 13.7-17.8
Western NC 311 262 83.0 77.4-87.4 49 17.0 12.6-22.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 202 175 85.8 79.6-90.3 27 14.2 9.7-20.4
Northwest 424 341 78.2 73.2-82.5 83 21.8 17.5-26.8
Charlotte 468 405 85.6 81.4-89.0 63 14.4 11.0-18.6
Greensboro 313 268 85.2 80.3-89.0 45 14.8 11.0-19.7
Southern Regional 220 189 85.1 78.1-90.2 31 14.9 9.8-21.9
Southeast 190 160 83.2 75.7-88.8 30 16.8 11.2-24.3
Wake 499 436 87.0 83.2-90.1 63 13.0 9.9-16.8
Area L & Eastern 376 315 83.8 79.3-87.4 61 16.2 12.6-20.7

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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

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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.

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