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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

Health Status

General Health Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent/Vg/Good Fair/Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,272 3,387 80.6 79.1-81.9 885 19.4 18.1-20.9
Medicaid Region 5 548 401 76.2 71.7-80.2 147 23.8 19.8-28.3
GENDER
Male 218 166 76.7 69.3-82.8 52 23.3 17.2-30.7
Female 330 235 75.8 70.0-80.7 95 24.2 19.3-30.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 260 203 78.9 72.5-84.1 57 21.1 15.9-27.5
Non-Hispanic Black 155 104 71.9 63.0-79.3 51 28.1 20.7-37.0
Other 133 94 71.8 62.5-79.6 39 28.2 20.4-37.5
AGE
18-44 207 180 86.3 79.1-91.3 27 13.7 8.7-20.9
45-64 184 114 64.7 56.3-72.3 70 35.3 27.7-43.7
65+ 150 101 70.2 60.5-78.4 49 29.8 21.6-39.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 238 171 75.6 68.5-81.5 67 24.4 18.5-31.5
Some Post-H.S. 165 109 72.9 64.7-79.8 56 27.1 20.2-35.3
College Graduate 142 119 86.4 79.4-91.3 23 13.6 8.7-20.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 258 170 67.7 60.3-74.4 88 32.3 25.6-39.7
$50,000+ 164 138 87.6 81.4-91.9 26 12.4 8.1-18.6
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 117 87 78.1 68.1-85.6 30 21.9 14.4-31.9

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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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