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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Health Care Access

Health Insurance Coverage - (Under age 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 5 601 480 80.2 76.0-83.8 121 19.8 16.2-24.0
GENDER
Male 272 212 78.9 72.8-83.9 60 21.1 16.1-27.2
Female 329 268 81.4 75.3-86.2 61 18.6 13.8-24.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 334 299 89.1 84.4-92.5 35 10.9 7.5-15.6
Non-Hispanic Black 143 118 80.3 70.7-87.3 25 19.7 12.7-29.3
Other 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 313 231 75.0 68.8-80.3 82 25.0 19.7-31.2
44-64 288 249 87.7 82.8-91.3 39 12.3 8.7-17.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 195 117 63.4 55.2-70.9 78 36.6 29.1-44.8
Some College + 404 361 90.4 86.3-93.3 43 9.6 6.7-13.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 259 169 64.8 57.4-71.5 90 35.2 28.5-42.6
$50,000+ 238 233 96.8 91.7-98.8 *** *** ***

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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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