2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 4

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 4 1,111 140 12.7 10.6-15.2 971 87.3 84.8-89.4
GENDER
Male 506 59 12.2 9.3-15.9 447 87.8 84.1-90.7
Female 605 81 13.2 10.4-16.7 524 86.8 83.3-89.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 680 88 13.8 11.0-17.2 592 86.2 82.8-89.0
Non-Hispanic Black 242 35 14.3 10.0-19.9 207 85.7 80.1-90.0
Other 189 17 6.5 3.9-10.6 172 93.5 89.4-96.1
AGE
18-44 448 64 14.1 10.8-18.1 384 85.9 81.9-89.2
45-64 368 45 11.7 8.5-16.0 323 88.3 84.0-91.5
65+ 277 29 11.2 7.5-16.4 248 88.8 83.6-92.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 290 32 11.0 7.5-15.9 258 89.0 84.1-92.5
Some Post-H.S. 254 34 13.5 9.5-18.7 220 86.5 81.3-90.5
College Graduate 564 74 13.7 10.8-17.2 490 86.3 82.8-89.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 351 50 14.6 10.9-19.5 301 85.4 80.5-89.1
$50,000+ 527 61 12.1 9.2-15.8 466 87.9 84.2-90.8
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 219 29 12.0 8.1-17.4 190 88.0 82.6-91.9

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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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