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

Health Care Access

Do you have any kind of health care coverage, including health insurance, prepaid plans such as HMOs,
or government plans such as Medicare?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,894 4,283 84.9 83.4-86.3 611 15.1 13.7-16.6
Region 6 & 7 1,012 891 85.0 81.6-87.9 121 15.0 12.1-18.4
GENDER
Male 484 419 83.8 78.5-88.0 65 16.2 12.0-21.5
Female 528 472 86.1 81.4-89.8 56 13.9 10.2-18.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 579 538 91.0 87.3-93.7 41 9.0 6.3-12.7
Non-Hispanic Black 279 241 81.7 73.7-87.7 38 18.3 12.3-26.3
Other 154 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 388 325 80.7 74.7-85.5 63 19.3 14.5-25.3
45-64 399 343 83.9 78.5-88.1 56 16.1 11.9-21.5
65+ 216 214 98.1 90.4-99.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 343 260 70.4 63.3-76.6 83 29.6 23.4-36.7
Some College + 666 629 94.5 91.9-96.3 37 5.5 3.7- 8.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 447 368 79.6 73.9-84.3 79 20.4 15.7-26.1
$50,000+ 380 370 97.1 94.2-98.5 *** *** ***

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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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