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

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
Region 1 & 2 327 282 87.2 81.9-91.1 45 12.8 8.9-18.1
GENDER
Male 156 133 85.5 76.8-91.3 23 14.5 8.7-23.2
Female 171 149 88.9 81.8-93.5 22 11.1 6.5-18.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 264 242 89.8 83.7-93.9 22 10.2 6.1-16.3
Non-Hispanic Black 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 165 130 82.8 75.0-88.5 35 17.2 11.5-25.0
44-64 162 152 94.5 86.7-97.8 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 102 72 75.9 65.0-84.2 30 24.1 15.8-35.0
Some College + 225 210 93.2 86.5-96.7 15 6.8 3.3-13.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 128 92 75.2 64.8-83.3 36 24.8 16.7-35.2
$50,000+ 151 148 98.3 92.3-99.6 *** *** ***

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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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