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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Health Insurance Coverage for Those Employed for Wages (Age under 65)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,659 2,271 84.5 82.7-86.1 388 15.5 13.9-17.3
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 327 282 87.2 81.9-91.1 45 12.8 8.9-18.1
Region 3 225 192 80.4 72.3-86.6 33 19.6 13.4-27.7
Region 4 523 455 85.9 82.0-89.0 68 14.1 11.0-18.0
Region 5 369 305 83.4 78.2-87.6 64 16.6 12.4-21.8
Region 6 193 159 79.1 71.1-85.3 34 20.9 14.7-28.9
Region 7 451 391 87.5 83.9-90.4 60 12.5 9.6-16.1
Region 8 241 199 79.3 72.3-85.0 42 20.7 15.0-27.7
Region 9 & 10 330 288 86.8 81.1-90.9 42 13.2 9.1-18.9
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 828 707 83.4 79.9-86.4 121 16.6 13.6-20.1
Piedmont 1,469 1,254 84.6 82.2-86.7 215 15.4 13.3-17.8
Western NC 362 310 86.3 81.2-90.2 52 13.7 9.8-18.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 271 234 88.1 82.1-92.3 37 11.9 7.7-17.9
Northwest 361 310 83.0 77.5-87.4 51 17.0 12.6-22.5
Charlotte 450 391 85.5 81.3-89.0 59 14.5 11.0-18.7
Greensboro 262 220 83.6 76.9-88.7 42 16.4 11.3-23.1
Southern Regional 226 181 75.4 67.9-81.6 45 24.6 18.4-32.1
Southeast 134 115 84.8 75.7-90.9 19 15.2 9.1-24.3
Wake 509 428 85.2 81.5-88.2 81 14.8 11.8-18.5
Area L & Eastern 446 392 88.1 83.8-91.4 54 11.9 8.6-16.2

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* Data in this table were derived from health insurance question and only those under age 65 and employed for wages included

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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