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2015 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 6,679 5,812 84.6 83.5-85.7 867 15.4 14.3-16.5
-MALES 2,862 2,413 81.6 79.7-83.4 449 18.4 16.6-20.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,937 1,760 89.2 87.3-90.9 177 10.8 9.1-12.7
Non-Hispanic Black 486 391 75.1 69.7-79.8 95 24.9 20.2-30.3
Other 390 219 52.4 46.3-58.4 171 47.6 41.6-53.7
AGE
18-34 596 434 71.0 66.6-75.1 162 29.0 24.9-33.4
35-44 415 311 74.3 68.9-79.1 104 25.7 20.9-31.1
45-54 519 420 82.5 78.6-85.9 99 17.5 14.1-21.4
55-64 599 528 89.0 85.9-91.5 71 11.0 8.5-14.1
65-74 447 442 98.5 96.0-99.5 *** *** ***
75+ 256 252 98.3 94.9-99.5 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 323 201 63.1 56.6-69.1 122 36.9 30.9-43.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 831 650 77.4 73.9-80.6 181 22.6 19.4-26.1
Some Post-H.S. 724 626 84.5 80.8-87.7 98 15.5 12.3-19.2
College Graduate 964 918 95.3 93.5-96.6 46 4.7 3.4- 6.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 233 154 64.0 55.9-71.4 79 36.0 28.6-44.1
$15,000- 24,999 461 317 65.6 60.1-70.7 144 34.4 29.3-39.9
$25,000- 34,999 256 203 75.8 67.6-82.4 53 24.2 17.6-32.4
$35,000- 49,999 342 289 80.1 73.9-85.1 53 19.9 14.9-26.1
$50,000- 74,999 408 385 92.8 89.0-95.4 23 7.2 4.6-11.0
$75,000+ 706 684 95.9 93.5-97.4 22 4.1 2.6- 6.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 691 607 85.5 81.7-88.6 84 14.5 11.4-18.3
No 2,103 1,754 80.6 78.3-82.7 349 19.4 17.3-21.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 776 741 94.3 91.8-96.0 35 5.7 4.0- 8.2
Non-Veteran 2,076 1,662 77.7 75.4-79.9 414 22.3 20.1-24.6
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 847 711 82.2 79.0-85.1 136 17.8 14.9-21.0
Regional City or Suburban 640 538 80.1 75.7-83.9 102 19.9 16.1-24.3
Rural 1,375 1,164 82.0 79.0-84.5 211 18.0 15.5-21.0

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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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