2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 5

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Health Insurance Coverage for Those Employed for Wages (Age under 65)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,327 1,959 84.3 82.4-86.0 368 15.7 14.0-17.6
Medicaid Region 5 518 428 81.0 76.5-84.7 90 19.0 15.3-23.5
GENDER
Male 253 204 79.5 73.0-84.8 49 20.5 15.2-27.0
Female 265 224 82.5 76.0-87.5 41 17.5 12.5-24.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 286 256 89.1 84.2-92.6 30 10.9 7.4-15.8
Non-Hispanic Black 112 99 83.2 72.2-90.4 13 16.8 9.6-27.8
Other 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 291 224 75.1 68.9-80.5 67 24.9 19.5-31.1
45-64 227 204 92.2 88.0-95.0 23 7.8 5.0-12.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 169 115 66.9 58.1-74.6 54 33.1 25.4-41.9
Some Post-H.S. 138 118 86.6 79.4-91.5 20 13.4 8.5-20.6
College Graduate 209 194 92.8 86.7-96.2 15 7.2 3.8-13.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 200 145 73.2 65.6-79.7 55 26.8 20.3-34.4
$50,000+ 232 217 89.9 83.0-94.2 15 10.1 5.8-17.0
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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* Data in this table were derived from health insurance question and only those under age 65 and employed for wages included

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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