2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 & 7 Demographics

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Health care coverage status past 12 months*

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  Total
Respond.^
Continuously insured for the past 12 months Uninsured for part or all past 12 months Uninsured for more than 1 year
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,785 3,144 80.3 78.4-82.0 294 8.7 7.5-10.1 347 11.0 9.7-12.5
Region 6 & 7 761 635 81.9 77.9-85.3 62 8.2 5.8-11.6 64 9.9 7.5-12.8
GENDER
Male 347 287 82.5 76.7-87.1 28 7.7 4.5-12.8 32 9.8 6.6-14.2
Female 414 348 81.4 75.6-86.0 34 8.7 5.4-13.8 32 9.9 6.8-14.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 428 390 90.2 86.2-93.2 15 3.2 1.8- 5.5 23 6.6 4.2-10.3
Non-Hispanic Black 227 176 74.4 65.1-81.9 32 15.9 9.5-25.4 19 9.7 5.9-15.5
Other 106 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 235 176 74.2 66.2-80.8 30 13.4 8.2-21.1 29 12.4 8.3-18.2
45-64 328 265 81.4 76.1-85.8 29 6.9 4.5-10.5 34 11.7 8.1-16.5
65+ 191 187 97.4 89.5-99.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 260 179 67.2 59.5-74.1 35 12.8 8.2-19.4 46 20.0 14.6-26.7
Some College + 499 454 91.4 87.2-94.3 27 5.3 2.9- 9.5 18 3.3 2.0- 5.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 347 261 73.4 66.5-79.4 42 11.9 7.6-18.2 44 14.7 10.5-20.1
$50,000+ 278 266 96.9 94.4-98.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Data in this table were derived from health insurance question and health coverage questions from the Adult Insurance state module

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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