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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-Non-Hispanic Black

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 6,679 5,812 84.6 83.5-85.7 867 15.4 14.3-16.5
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,302 1,123 83.3 80.4-85.9 179 16.7 14.1-19.6
GENDER
Male 486 391 75.1 69.7-79.8 95 24.9 20.2-30.3
Female 816 732 90.0 87.3-92.2 84 10.0 7.8-12.7
AGE
18-34 247 193 76.2 69.4-81.9 54 23.8 18.1-30.6
35-44 217 181 81.2 73.2-87.2 36 18.8 12.8-26.8
45-54 258 218 83.3 77.2-88.1 40 16.7 11.9-22.8
55-64 281 237 83.6 77.4-88.3 44 16.4 11.7-22.6
65-74 183 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 162 134 73.8 63.2-82.2 28 26.2 17.8-36.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 475 391 79.5 74.4-83.8 84 20.5 16.2-25.6
Some Post-H.S. 355 307 86.2 81.3-90.0 48 13.8 10.0-18.7
College Graduate 309 290 94.1 90.5-96.4 19 5.9 3.6- 9.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 198 147 71.9 62.8-79.4 51 28.1 20.6-37.2
$15,000- 24,999 301 241 74.8 67.6-80.9 60 25.2 19.1-32.4
$25,000- 34,999 130 115 85.2 76.0-91.3 15 14.8 8.7-24.0
$35,000- 49,999 140 127 86.6 77.1-92.5 13 13.4 7.5-22.9
$50,000- 74,999 129 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 138 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 357 313 86.3 81.0-90.3 44 13.7 9.7-19.0
No 904 774 81.9 78.3-85.1 130 18.1 14.9-21.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 165 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,135 968 82.2 79.0-85.0 167 17.8 15.0-21.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 492 419 82.4 77.7-86.2 73 17.6 13.8-22.3
Regional City or Suburban 218 191 84.2 76.7-89.6 27 15.8 10.4-23.3
Rural 592 513 84.1 79.3-87.9 79 15.9 12.1-20.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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