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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 12,106 10,608 81.0 79.6-82.4 1,498 19.0 17.6-20.4
GENDER
Male 4,470 3,886 79.0 76.6-81.3 584 21.0 18.7-23.4
Female 7,636 6,722 82.9 81.3-84.3 914 17.1 15.7-18.7
RACE
White 9,436 8,525 86.0 84.6-87.3 911 14.0 12.7-15.4
African American 1,876 1,545 75.7 72.0-79.1 331 24.3 20.9-28.0
Asian 106 94 81.1 65.1-90.8 12 18.9 9.2-34.9
Native American 267 208 68.0 56.1-78.0 59 32.0 22.0-43.9
Other Minorities 351 182 45.0 36.8-53.4 169 55.0 46.6-63.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 417 228 47.4 39.9-55.1 189 52.6 44.9-60.1
-English Speaking 238 190 71.8 60.7-80.8 48 28.2 19.2-39.3
-Spanish Speaking 179 38 23.9 15.4-35.2 141 76.1 64.8-84.6
Non-Hispanic 11,658 10,353 83.6 82.2-84.8 1,305 16.4 15.2-17.8
AGE
18-24 351 244 66.1 59.0-72.5 107 33.9 27.5-41.0
25-34 974 727 72.9 68.6-76.8 247 27.1 23.2-31.4
35-44 1,713 1,373 76.9 74.0-79.6 340 23.1 20.4-26.0
45-54 2,286 1,910 81.4 78.8-83.8 376 18.6 16.2-21.2
55-64 2,684 2,323 86.9 85.2-88.5 361 13.1 11.5-14.8
65-74 2,262 2,226 97.9 96.8-98.7 36 2.1 1.3- 3.2
75+ 1,717 1,696 98.8 97.9-99.3 21 1.2 0.7- 2.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,541 1,221 65.7 61.1-70.0 320 34.3 30.0-38.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,491 2,909 72.5 69.3-75.5 582 27.5 24.5-30.7
Some Post-H.S. 3,022 2,634 83.7 81.4-85.7 388 16.3 14.3-18.6
College Graduate 4,034 3,827 92.9 91.4-94.2 207 7.1 5.8- 8.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,330 968 62.7 58.2-67.0 362 37.3 33.0-41.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,905 1,468 63.7 59.4-67.7 437 36.3 32.3-40.6
$25,000- 34,999 1,296 1,112 75.5 70.8-79.7 184 24.5 20.3-29.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,505 1,358 82.5 78.3-86.0 147 17.5 14.0-21.7
$50,000-74,999 1,596 1,510 90.2 86.8-92.8 86 9.8 7.2-13.2
$75,000+ 2,532 2,482 97.3 96.2-98.1 50 2.7 1.9- 3.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,550 4,017 80.7 78.2-83.1 533 19.3 16.9-21.8
No 7,054 6,180 82.0 80.3-83.6 874 18.0 16.4-19.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,670 1,537 89.6 87.0-91.8 133 10.4 8.2-13.0
Non-Veteran 10,432 9,067 79.8 78.2-81.3 1,365 20.2 18.7-21.8

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^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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