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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

Health Care Access

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,272 2,677 60.3 58.5-62.0 740 15.7 14.5-17.0 855 24.0 22.4-25.6
Medicaid Region 5 550 343 58.9 53.7-63.9 105 17.6 14.1-21.8 102 23.5 19.1-28.5
GENDER
Male 218 115 48.0 40.2-55.9 35 15.2 10.5-21.5 68 36.9 29.3-45.2
Female 332 228 69.0 62.6-74.7 70 19.9 15.2-25.7 34 11.1 7.5-16.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 260 159 56.6 49.4-63.5 53 18.9 14.1-25.0 48 24.5 18.5-31.7
Non-Hispanic Black 156 108 66.2 56.5-74.7 31 16.6 11.1-24.2 17 17.2 10.4-26.9
Other 134 76 56.9 47.1-66.2 21 13.8 8.5-21.5 37 29.3 21.3-38.8
AGE
18-44 206 121 55.4 47.1-63.5 18 9.8 5.7-16.5 67 34.7 27.1-43.2
45-64 187 123 62.4 53.6-70.3 35 18.0 12.5-25.3 29 19.6 13.3-28.0
65+ 150 95 62.6 52.6-71.7 50 30.5 22.7-39.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 239 141 55.5 47.6-63.0 31 13.4 8.8-19.9 67 31.2 24.2-39.1
Some Post-H.S. 165 106 64.7 55.5-73.0 42 21.2 14.9-29.4 17 14.1 8.5-22.4
College Graduate 143 95 60.2 50.8-69.0 32 23.3 16.5-31.8 16 16.5 10.1-25.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 259 151 56.2 48.7-63.5 48 15.8 11.3-21.5 60 28.0 21.5-35.7
$50,000+ 165 114 63.6 54.0-72.3 31 18.1 12.1-26.2 20 18.3 11.3-28.2
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 117 *** *** *** 26 22.5 14.4-33.5 18 19.0 11.2-30.3

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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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