2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 4

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 4 869 715 81.6 78.2-84.5 63 7.5 5.6-10.0 91 10.9 8.7-13.7
GENDER
Male 393 306 77.4 71.9-82.2 35 9.6 6.3-14.2 52 13.0 9.6-17.4
Female 476 409 85.2 81.0-88.6 28 5.7 3.8- 8.6 39 9.1 6.4-12.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 523 472 89.0 85.0-92.1 30 6.5 4.1-10.1 21 4.5 2.8- 7.1
Non-Hispanic Black 200 168 82.0 74.8-87.5 21 10.7 6.7-16.6 11 7.3 3.9-13.3
Other 146 75 52.6 42.6-62.4 12 6.4 3.4-12.0 59 40.9 31.5-51.0
AGE
18-44 321 225 71.7 65.7-76.9 38 10.6 7.4-15.0 58 17.7 13.4-23.1
45-64 305 253 83.1 77.0-87.7 20 7.7 4.4-13.2 32 9.2 6.2-13.6
65+ 230 224 98.4 96.1-99.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 230 144 67.3 59.7-74.1 19 8.8 5.0-15.1 67 23.9 18.2-30.7
Some Post-H.S. 199 171 85.5 79.3-90.1 17 7.7 4.6-12.5 11 6.8 3.7-12.1
College Graduate 438 399 91.0 87.3-93.7 27 6.3 4.0- 9.7 12 2.7 1.4- 5.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 272 189 69.0 62.0-75.2 30 11.7 7.8-17.1 53 19.4 14.3-25.6
$50,000+ 426 392 92.1 88.7-94.6 24 5.2 3.3- 8.1 *** *** ***
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 171 134 76.9 67.6-84.1 *** *** *** 28 16.9 11.1-24.8

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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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