2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

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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
Region 8 750 622 80.5 76.5-83.9 48 6.9 4.8- 9.6 80 12.7 9.8-16.1
GENDER
Male 335 275 80.5 74.4-85.5 22 8.0 4.8-12.9 38 11.5 7.7-16.7
Female 415 347 80.4 74.9-85.0 26 5.8 3.6- 9.3 42 13.7 9.9-18.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 461 406 85.1 80.3-88.9 20 4.8 2.8- 8.0 35 10.1 7.0-14.4
Non-Hispanic Black 122 106 80.9 69.2-88.9 11 11.9 6.0-22.3 *** *** ***
Other 167 *** *** *** 17 10.1 5.7-17.5 40 31.1 22.2-41.6
AGE
18-44 210 138 67.6 59.7-74.6 26 11.4 7.3-17.4 46 21.0 15.3-28.1
45-64 259 215 84.4 78.6-88.8 13 4.2 2.2- 8.2 31 11.4 7.7-16.6
65+ 258 249 97.2 94.0-98.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 308 233 72.1 65.1-78.2 21 7.3 4.2-12.4 54 20.6 15.3-27.0
Some Post-H.S. 214 177 82.1 74.8-87.6 18 8.7 5.2-14.4 19 9.2 5.3-15.5
College Graduate 221 208 94.7 90.3-97.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 340 258 73.2 66.7-78.9 31 9.6 6.1-14.7 51 17.2 12.7-22.9
$50,000+ 258 241 89.0 81.7-93.6 *** *** *** 11 7.0 3.4-13.9
Don't know/Not Sure 152 123 81.8 73.3-88.0 11 5.8 2.9-11.0 18 12.5 7.4-20.4

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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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