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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,272 729 17.8 16.5-19.3 1,287 29.9 28.3-31.5 1,371 32.9 31.2-34.6 643 14.0 12.8-15.2 242 5.4 4.7- 6.3
Medicaid Region 5 548 72 14.2 11.1-18.0 127 25.1 21.0-29.8 202 36.9 32.0-42.0 108 17.8 14.2-22.0 39 6.0 4.1- 8.6
GENDER
Male 218 36 15.7 11.1-21.8 52 26.5 20.1-34.1 78 34.5 27.2-42.5 42 19.6 13.9-26.9 *** *** ***
Female 330 36 12.8 9.0-18.0 75 23.8 18.7-29.9 124 39.1 33.0-45.6 66 16.1 12.2-21.0 29 8.2 5.2-12.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 260 38 14.3 10.2-19.6 70 26.5 20.8-33.0 95 38.2 31.5-45.3 43 16.0 11.4-22.1 14 5.1 2.8- 9.0
Non-Hispanic Black 155 17 15.0 9.0-23.7 33 23.7 16.4-32.8 54 33.3 25.0-42.7 39 21.7 15.1-30.1 12 6.4 3.4-11.7
Other 133 17 12.8 7.7-20.5 24 21.9 14.3-32.0 53 37.2 28.5-46.7 26 19.0 12.6-27.7 13 9.1 4.9-16.4
AGE
18-44 207 47 21.0 15.5-27.7 57 28.7 22.0-36.7 76 36.6 29.0-44.9 23 12.5 7.7-19.8 *** *** ***
45-64 184 14 8.2 4.5-14.3 38 22.9 16.4-31.0 62 33.7 26.1-42.1 52 26.5 19.8-34.5 18 8.8 5.1-14.8
65+ 150 11 9.9 4.9-19.1 31 21.6 14.6-30.8 59 38.7 29.5-48.7 32 17.4 11.4-25.8 17 12.4 7.0-21.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 238 21 9.9 6.1-15.6 45 22.8 16.7-30.2 105 42.9 35.4-50.8 49 18.2 13.1-24.7 18 6.2 3.5-11.0
Some Post-H.S. 165 18 12.8 7.8-20.3 33 24.1 17.1-32.9 58 35.9 27.6-45.3 38 19.3 13.4-27.0 18 7.8 4.5-13.0
College Graduate 142 32 27.5 19.7-37.0 49 34.5 26.3-43.8 38 24.3 17.4-33.0 20 11.1 6.8-17.4 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 258 27 11.5 7.5-17.1 38 14.6 10.2-20.5 105 41.6 34.5-49.1 65 24.8 18.7-32.2 23 7.4 4.6-11.9
$50,000+ 164 33 20.5 14.4-28.4 58 38.5 30.1-47.6 47 28.6 20.7-38.0 21 9.7 6.0-15.5 *** *** ***
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 117 *** *** *** 30 28.2 19.2-39.3 *** *** *** 20 13.8 8.3-22.1 *** *** ***

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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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