2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 5

Health Care Access

Do you have any kind of insurance coverage that pays for some or all of your routine dental care
including dental insurance prepaid plans such as HMOs or government plans such as Medicaid?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,722 2,835 61.2 59.5-62.9 1,887 38.8 37.1-40.5
Medicaid Region 5 1,169 707 59.2 55.6-62.8 462 40.8 37.2-44.4
GENDER
Male 516 311 58.3 52.8-63.7 205 41.7 36.3-47.2
Female 653 396 60.0 55.2-64.6 257 40.0 35.4-44.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 655 403 60.8 56.0-65.3 252 39.2 34.7-44.0
Non-Hispanic Black 281 188 65.7 57.9-72.8 93 34.3 27.2-42.1
Other 233 116 44.6 36.5-53.1 117 55.4 46.9-63.5
AGE
18-44 363 207 56.2 50.1-62.2 156 43.8 37.8-49.9
45-64 387 264 70.3 64.6-75.4 123 29.7 24.6-35.4
65+ 386 216 51.1 44.5-57.7 170 48.9 42.3-55.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 435 212 46.1 40.2-52.2 223 53.9 47.8-59.8
Some Post-H.S. 352 230 65.7 59.4-71.4 122 34.3 28.6-40.6
College Graduate 374 261 72.2 66.6-77.1 113 27.8 22.9-33.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 531 271 50.5 45.0-56.1 260 49.5 43.9-55.0
$50,000+ 409 308 74.2 68.6-79.1 101 25.8 20.9-31.4
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 229 128 52.1 43.9-60.3 101 47.9 39.7-56.1

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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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