2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 6

Health Care Access

Do you have any kind of health care coverage, including health insurance, prepaid plans such as HMOs,
or government plans such as Medicare, or Indian Health Service?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,819 5,047 85.3 84.1-86.4 772 14.7 13.6-15.9
Medicaid Region 6 756 658 84.5 80.8-87.5 98 15.5 12.5-19.2
GENDER
Male 352 300 82.5 76.7-87.1 52 17.5 12.9-23.3
Female 404 358 86.4 81.5-90.1 46 13.6 9.9-18.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 500 453 86.7 82.0-90.3 47 13.3 9.7-18.0
Non-Hispanic Black 171 156 89.9 82.5-94.3 15 10.1 5.7-17.5
Other 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 232 184 77.8 70.8-83.5 48 22.2 16.5-29.2
45-64 277 230 82.8 77.2-87.3 47 17.2 12.7-22.8
65+ 238 235 98.9 96.5-99.6 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 306 239 75.5 69.0-81.0 67 24.5 19.0-31.0
Some Post-H.S. 217 193 89.4 83.9-93.2 24 10.6 6.8-16.1
College Graduate 230 223 97.4 94.4-98.8 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 309 253 79.6 73.2-84.8 56 20.4 15.2-26.8
$50,000+ 269 251 90.5 84.6-94.3 18 9.5 5.7-15.4
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 161 138 83.7 75.8-89.4 23 16.3 10.6-24.2

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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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