2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 & 5 Demographics

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 3,398 2,804 81.0 79.2-82.7 594 19.0 17.3-20.8
Region 3 & 5 665 553 82.0 78.3-85.3 112 18.0 14.7-21.7
GENDER
Male 288 240 82.1 76.1-86.8 48 17.9 13.2-23.9
Female 377 313 82.0 76.8-86.2 64 18.0 13.8-23.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 419 378 89.0 84.9-92.1 41 11.0 7.9-15.1
Non-Hispanic Black 140 113 78.4 69.1-85.5 27 21.6 14.5-30.9
Other 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 331 272 79.4 73.5-84.2 59 20.6 15.8-26.5
45-64 334 281 85.5 80.7-89.2 53 14.5 10.8-19.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 195 126 66.8 58.8-74.0 69 33.2 26.0-41.2
Some College + 467 424 90.2 86.4-93.0 43 9.8 7.0-13.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 278 203 71.9 65.1-77.8 75 28.1 22.2-34.9
$50,000+ 291 272 92.2 87.5-95.2 19 7.8 4.8-12.5

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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 2017 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2017 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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