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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-Non-Hispanic White

Health Insurance Coverage - Age Under 65*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,691 3,849 80.9 79.5-82.3 842 19.1 17.7-20.5
-Non-Hispanic White 2,901 2,583 88.3 86.8-89.6 318 11.7 10.4-13.2
GENDER
Male 1,344 1,171 86.3 83.9-88.4 173 13.7 11.6-16.1
Female 1,557 1,412 90.2 88.2-91.8 145 9.8 8.2-11.8
AGE
18-34 693 590 85.0 81.7-87.8 103 15.0 12.2-18.3
35-44 513 452 87.7 83.8-90.7 61 12.3 9.3-16.2
45-54 754 665 88.2 85.3-90.6 89 11.8 9.4-14.7
55-64 941 876 93.6 91.6-95.1 65 6.4 4.9- 8.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 147 116 80.6 72.3-86.9 31 19.4 13.1-27.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 677 549 82.1 78.7-85.1 128 17.9 14.9-21.3
Some Post-H.S. 867 764 87.9 85.1-90.3 103 12.1 9.7-14.9
College Graduate 1,203 1,148 95.8 94.4-96.9 55 4.2 3.1- 5.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 213 161 77.5 70.8-83.1 52 22.5 16.9-29.2
$15,000- 24,999 326 257 78.6 72.8-83.4 69 21.4 16.6-27.2
$25,000- 34,999 210 181 85.6 78.4-90.7 29 14.4 9.3-21.6
$35,000- 49,999 331 279 81.4 75.3-86.3 52 18.6 13.7-24.7
$50,000- 74,999 460 436 94.5 91.6-96.5 24 5.5 3.5- 8.4
$75,000+ 931 906 96.9 95.0-98.1 25 3.1 1.9- 5.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 658 582 87.3 83.8-90.1 76 12.7 9.9-16.2
No 2,191 1,957 88.6 86.9-90.1 234 11.4 9.9-13.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 314 293 93.2 89.4-95.8 21 6.8 4.2-10.6
Non-Veteran 2,583 2,287 87.7 86.1-89.2 296 12.3 10.8-13.9
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 784 731 94.3 92.4-95.8 53 5.7 4.2- 7.6
Regional City or Suburban 705 614 84.7 81.2-87.7 91 15.3 12.3-18.8
Rural 1,412 1,238 86.4 84.0-88.6 174 13.6 11.4-16.0

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

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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