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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Health Care Access

Do you have any kind of health care coverage, including health insurance, prepaid plans such as HMOs,
or government plans such as Medicare?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,679 5,812 84.6 83.5-85.7 867 15.4 14.3-16.5
Region 5 824 701 84.2 80.8-87.1 123 15.8 12.9-19.2
GENDER
Male 352 291 82.9 77.8-87.0 61 17.1 13.0-22.2
Female 472 410 85.3 80.4-89.1 62 14.7 10.9-19.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 496 461 91.8 88.3-94.4 35 8.2 5.6-11.7
Non-Hispanic Black 190 164 83.4 75.2-89.3 26 16.6 10.7-24.8
Other 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
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
65+ 210 208 99.2 96.8-99.8 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 290 211 72.8 66.1-78.5 79 27.2 21.5-33.9
Some College + 529 485 91.9 88.4-94.3 44 8.1 5.7-11.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 351 259 71.7 65.4-77.3 92 28.3 22.7-34.6
$50,000+ 300 295 97.3 92.9-99.0 *** *** ***

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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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