2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 6

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 6 604 504 80.2 75.8-83.9 31 6.6 4.4- 9.8 69 13.2 10.2-17.0
GENDER
Male 272 225 79.4 72.5-85.0 *** *** *** 37 15.6 10.8-22.0
Female 332 279 80.8 75.0-85.6 21 8.2 5.0-13.1 32 11.0 7.6-15.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 405 355 83.3 78.0-87.6 13 4.8 2.6- 8.7 37 11.8 8.3-16.6
Non-Hispanic Black 136 118 86.0 77.3-91.7 11 8.5 4.4-15.7 *** *** ***
Other 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 159 111 68.6 59.7-76.4 16 11.4 6.7-18.6 32 20.0 13.8-28.0
45-64 240 190 79.6 73.4-84.6 14 5.4 3.0- 9.6 36 15.0 10.7-20.6
65+ 200 198 98.7 94.9-99.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 233 177 72.9 65.4-79.3 *** *** *** 50 22.6 16.8-29.7
Some Post-H.S. 188 154 81.0 73.5-86.7 18 10.7 6.4-17.4 16 8.3 4.9-13.8
College Graduate 181 171 94.1 88.2-97.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 248 193 74.0 66.3-80.4 16 8.4 4.8-14.4 39 17.6 12.3-24.6
$50,000+ 227 205 87.6 81.2-92.1 11 6.4 3.3-12.0 11 5.9 3.1-11.0
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 129 106 79.8 70.3-86.8 *** *** *** 19 16.7 10.5-25.7

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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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