2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 2

Chronic Health Conditions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,823 721 12.3 11.3-13.4 5,102 87.7 86.6-88.7
Medicaid Region 2 936 93 11.4 9.0-14.3 843 88.6 85.7-91.0
GENDER
Male 426 38 9.9 6.8-14.2 388 90.1 85.8-93.2
Female 510 55 12.7 9.3-17.0 455 87.3 83.0-90.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 657 56 9.0 6.7-12.0 601 91.0 88.0-93.3
Non-Hispanic Black 150 21 16.9 10.3-26.4 129 83.1 73.6-89.7
Other 129 16 16.2 9.0-27.4 113 83.8 72.6-91.0
AGE
18-44 291 39 15.0 10.6-20.6 252 85.0 79.4-89.4
45-64 325 28 9.2 5.9-14.1 297 90.8 85.9-94.1
65+ 300 25 8.4 5.4-12.9 275 91.6 87.1-94.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 324 34 14.1 9.7-20.0 290 85.9 80.0-90.3
Some Post-H.S. 285 26 10.2 6.6-15.4 259 89.8 84.6-93.4
College Graduate 326 33 9.0 6.2-12.9 293 91.0 87.1-93.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 399 48 14.3 10.3-19.5 351 85.7 80.5-89.7
$50,000+ 331 28 8.0 5.2-12.0 303 92.0 88.0-94.8
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 189 14 9.7 5.3-17.3 175 90.3 82.7-94.7

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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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