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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

Health Care Access

Health Insurance Coverage - (Under age 65)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,021 2,481 81.0 79.3-82.6 540 19.0 17.4-20.7
Medicaid Region 5 394 327 84.9 80.6-88.5 67 15.1 11.5-19.4
GENDER
Male 152 110 77.8 69.9-84.1 42 22.2 15.9-30.1
Female 242 217 91.6 87.3-94.6 25 8.4 5.4-12.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 176 160 91.5 85.7-95.0 16 8.5 5.0-14.3
Non-Hispanic Black 110 96 82.8 72.4-89.9 14 17.2 10.1-27.6
Other 108 71 63.2 52.6-72.6 37 36.8 27.4-47.4
AGE
18-44 207 164 82.2 75.8-87.3 43 17.8 12.7-24.2
45-64 187 163 88.9 83.0-92.9 24 11.1 7.1-17.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 181 131 78.8 71.7-84.5 50 21.2 15.5-28.3
Some Post-H.S. 113 100 88.1 79.0-93.6 13 11.9 6.4-21.0
College Graduate 98 95 96.2 88.3-98.8 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 147 79.7 72.3-85.6 44 20.3 14.4-27.7
$50,000+ 127 121 95.9 91.0-98.2 *** *** ***
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 70 *** *** *** 13 19.3 11.0-31.7

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*Data in this table were derived from the health insurance question and only those under age 65 are included.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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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