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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Health Care Access

Health Insurance Coverage for Those Employed for Wages - (Under age 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 7 451 391 87.5 83.9-90.4 60 12.5 9.6-16.1
GENDER
Male 218 181 84.1 78.2-88.6 37 15.9 11.4-21.8
Female 233 210 91.3 87.0-94.4 23 8.7 5.6-13.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 246 237 96.7 93.4-98.4 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 107 90 83.5 74.2-89.9 17 16.5 10.1-25.8
Other 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 262 221 85.9 80.9-89.8 41 14.1 10.2-19.1
44-64 189 170 90.0 84.4-93.8 19 10.0 6.2-15.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 119 79 71.7 62.4-79.5 40 28.3 20.5-37.6
Some College + 331 311 94.1 90.7-96.3 20 5.9 3.7- 9.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 114 73.3 65.0-80.2 44 26.7 19.8-35.0
$50,000+ 220 213 96.5 92.4-98.4 *** *** ***

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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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