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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

Health Care Access

Do you have any kind of health care coverage, including health insurance, prepaid plans such as HMOs,
or government plans such as Medicare, or Indian Health Service?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,279 3,725 85.1 83.7-86.4 554 14.9 13.6-16.3
Region 8 506 432 82.6 78.1-86.3 74 17.4 13.7-21.9
GENDER
Male 226 184 81.1 74.6-86.2 42 18.9 13.8-25.4
Female 280 248 84.0 77.1-89.1 32 16.0 10.9-22.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 321 293 88.6 83.4-92.3 28 11.4 7.7-16.6
Non-Hispanic Black 81 71 85.5 73.7-92.5 *** *** ***
Other 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 163 117 70.5 61.9-77.9 46 29.5 22.1-38.1
45-64 179 154 88.1 82.3-92.1 25 11.9 7.9-17.7
65+ 162 159 98.5 95.5-99.5 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 212 160 74.9 67.2-81.3 52 25.1 18.7-32.8
Some Post-H.S. 157 139 86.3 78.5-91.6 18 13.7 8.4-21.5
College Graduate 134 131 97.5 91.9-99.3 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 222 176 75.9 68.0-82.4 46 24.1 17.6-32.0
$50,000+ 166 156 92.0 85.1-95.9 *** *** ***
Don't know/Not Sure 113 97 83.3 73.2-90.0 16 16.7 10.0-26.8

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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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