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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

Health Care Access

Health care coverage status past 12 months*

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  Total
Respond.^
Continuously insured for the past 12 months Uninsured for part or all past 12 months Uninsured for more than 1 year
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,147 2,600 80.0 78.2-81.7 246 9.1 7.9-10.5 301 10.9 9.6-12.4
Region 8 390 305 76.4 71.1-81.0 42 12.0 8.6-16.5 43 11.6 8.4-15.8
GENDER
Male 156 114 73.0 64.4-80.1 15 10.9 6.4-17.9 27 16.1 10.8-23.5
Female 234 191 79.2 71.8-85.1 27 12.8 8.2-19.6 16 7.9 4.5-13.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 245 204 80.9 74.5-86.0 23 10.8 7.0-16.4 18 8.3 5.1-13.1
Non-Hispanic Black 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 83 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 109 63 61.1 50.3-70.9 20 18.2 11.3-27.9 26 20.8 13.9-29.9
45-64 146 111 79.5 71.8-85.6 19 12.0 7.4-18.8 16 8.5 5.0-14.1
65+ 133 129 97.7 93.7-99.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 165 117 73.7 65.3-80.7 19 10.7 6.4-17.4 29 15.5 10.4-22.6
Some Post-H.S. 126 98 74.7 64.4-82.8 16 14.4 8.3-23.8 12 10.9 6.0-19.0
College Graduate 98 89 87.1 76.4-93.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 120 67.6 58.5-75.5 21 14.5 9.1-22.4 29 17.9 12.0-25.8
$50,000+ 131 115 87.7 80.0-92.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Don't know/Not Sure 89 *** *** *** 11 14.5 7.6-26.0 *** *** ***

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*Data in this table were derived from the health insurance question and health coverage questions from the Adult Insurance state module

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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