2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 1

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 4,740 3,935 81.4 79.9-82.8 306 7.2 6.3- 8.2 499 11.4 10.3-12.7
Medicaid Region 1 562 456 83.0 79.2-86.2 39 6.9 4.8- 9.8 67 10.1 7.7-13.2
GENDER
Male 240 199 83.8 77.8-88.5 12 5.7 2.9-11.0 29 10.5 6.9-15.5
Female 322 257 82.3 77.2-86.4 27 7.9 5.2-11.8 38 9.8 6.8-13.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 459 395 85.7 81.5-89.0 32 7.2 4.9-10.5 32 7.1 4.9-10.3
Non-Hispanic Black 22 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 81 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 161 104 71.7 63.5-78.7 17 10.3 5.9-17.4 40 18.0 12.7-24.8
45-64 184 147 83.8 77.3-88.6 14 6.3 3.5-11.2 23 9.9 6.3-15.3
65+ 204 194 95.2 90.4-97.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 226 160 77.4 70.9-82.9 17 7.3 4.1-12.8 49 15.2 11.0-20.7
Some Post-H.S. 154 130 85.0 78.0-90.1 12 7.6 4.2-13.2 12 7.4 4.0-13.3
College Graduate 180 165 92.3 87.2-95.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 263 199 78.5 72.6-83.5 24 8.2 5.3-12.6 40 13.2 9.4-18.3
$50,000+ 200 186 91.6 84.8-95.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 99 71 77.8 67.7-85.5 *** *** *** 22 16.7 10.1-26.3

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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 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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