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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-FEMALES

In the PAST 12 MONTHS was there any time when you did NOT have ANY
health insurance or coverage?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,969 380 7.6 6.8- 8.5 5,589 92.4 91.5-93.2
-FEMALES 3,478 234 8.4 7.3- 9.7 3,244 91.6 90.3-92.7
RACE
White 2,514 131 6.8 5.6- 8.2 2,383 93.2 91.8-94.4
African American 770 83 12.4 9.9-15.6 687 87.6 84.4-90.1
Other Minorities 157 17 12.4 7.1-20.6 140 87.6 79.4-92.9
AGE
18-34 410 69 13.6 10.6-17.4 341 86.4 82.6-89.4
35-44 372 46 13.1 9.6-17.7 326 86.9 82.3-90.4
45-54 511 45 8.1 5.8-11.2 466 91.9 88.8-94.2
55-64 704 52 8.2 6.1-11.1 652 91.8 88.9-93.9
65-74 804 14 2.0 1.1- 3.6 790 98.0 96.4-98.9
75+ 620 *** *** *** 613 98.5 96.1-99.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 341 19 7.0 4.3-11.3 322 93.0 88.7-95.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 960 67 9.2 7.0-12.0 893 90.8 88.0-93.0
Some Post-H.S. 979 74 9.8 7.7-12.4 905 90.2 87.6-92.3
College Graduate 1,183 74 6.5 5.1- 8.4 1,109 93.5 91.6-94.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 381 37 11.5 8.1-16.1 344 88.5 83.9-91.9
$15,000- 24,999 530 79 19.4 15.3-24.2 451 80.6 75.8-84.7
$25,000- 34,999 350 23 8.6 5.5-13.1 327 91.4 86.9-94.5
$35,000- 49,999 425 22 8.1 5.0-12.8 403 91.9 87.2-95.0
$50,000- 74,999 359 19 6.5 3.9-10.7 340 93.5 89.3-96.1
$75,000+ 631 16 2.5 1.5- 4.2 615 97.5 95.8-98.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,053 66 8.7 6.6-11.3 987 91.3 88.7-93.4
No 2,326 161 8.2 6.9- 9.7 2,165 91.8 90.3-93.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 91 *** *** *** 82 87.2 74.6-94.0
Non-Veteran 3,382 224 8.3 7.1- 9.6 3,158 91.7 90.4-92.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,959 126 8.2 6.7-10.0 1,833 91.8 90.0-93.3
No 1,519 108 8.6 7.0-10.6 1,411 91.4 89.4-93.0

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*Asked only of those who reported having any type of health insurance.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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