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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-MALES

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%)
North Carolina 7,263 6,313 83.9 82.8-84.9 950 16.1 15.1-17.2
-MALES 3,104 2,664 83.6 82.0-85.2 440 16.4 14.8-18.0
RACE
White 2,233 2,012 88.2 86.4-89.8 221 11.8 10.2-13.6
African American 527 432 80.2 75.9-83.8 95 19.8 16.2-24.1
Other Minorities 303 184 56.9 49.8-63.7 119 43.1 36.3-50.2
AGE
18-34 595 434 74.7 70.6-78.3 161 25.3 21.7-29.4
35-44 428 321 76.6 71.9-80.7 107 23.4 19.3-28.1
45-54 481 403 85.7 82.1-88.7 78 14.3 11.3-17.9
55-64 688 606 88.8 86.0-91.1 82 11.2 8.9-14.0
65-74 544 538 98.9 97.1-99.6 *** *** ***
75+ 325 322 98.9 96.2-99.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 441 300 67.7 62.5-72.6 141 32.3 27.4-37.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 846 674 78.8 75.4-81.9 172 21.2 18.1-24.6
Some Post-H.S. 764 682 87.8 84.7-90.3 82 12.2 9.7-15.3
College Graduate 1,038 993 95.8 94.2-97.0 45 4.2 3.0- 5.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 325 225 68.4 62.3-74.0 100 31.6 26.0-37.7
$15,000- 24,999 477 337 68.6 63.5-73.3 140 31.4 26.7-36.5
$25,000- 34,999 287 243 84.4 78.8-88.7 44 15.6 11.3-21.2
$35,000- 49,999 377 334 84.6 79.1-88.9 43 15.4 11.1-20.9
$50,000- 74,999 381 359 92.5 88.0-95.4 22 7.5 4.6-12.0
$75,000+ 750 732 96.7 94.0-98.2 18 3.3 1.8- 6.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 757 682 87.9 84.6-90.6 75 12.1 9.4-15.4
No 2,210 1,877 82.9 80.9-84.8 333 17.1 15.2-19.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 888 843 93.7 91.4-95.4 45 6.3 4.6- 8.6
Non-Veteran 2,209 1,816 80.5 78.4-82.5 393 19.5 17.5-21.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,809 1,541 83.2 80.9-85.2 268 16.8 14.8-19.1
No 1,295 1,123 84.3 81.6-86.6 172 15.7 13.4-18.4

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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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