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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 1 & 2 Demographics

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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
Region 1 & 2 626 508 81.2 76.8-84.9 118 18.8 15.1-23.2
GENDER
Male 286 232 81.3 74.8-86.4 54 18.7 13.6-25.2
Female 340 276 81.0 74.7-86.0 64 19.0 14.0-25.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 499 433 84.7 80.0-88.4 66 15.3 11.6-20.0
Non-Hispanic Black 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 262 191 74.8 67.7-80.8 71 25.2 19.2-32.3
44-64 364 317 88.3 83.5-91.9 47 11.7 8.1-16.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 237 163 71.0 63.0-77.8 74 29.0 22.2-37.0
Some College + 388 344 88.6 83.7-92.2 44 11.4 7.8-16.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 310 220 71.1 64.0-77.3 90 28.9 22.7-36.0
$50,000+ 215 208 96.4 90.8-98.7 *** *** ***

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