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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 461 380 80.5 75.7-84.5 81 19.5 15.5-24.3
GENDER
Male 206 162 75.9 68.2-82.2 44 24.1 17.8-31.8
Female 255 218 85.2 79.2-89.7 37 14.8 10.3-20.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 282 253 90.2 85.6-93.4 29 9.8 6.6-14.4
Non-Hispanic Black 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 217 171 76.2 69.1-82.2 46 23.8 17.8-30.9
44-64 244 209 87.1 81.9-90.9 35 12.9 9.1-18.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 196 146 72.5 64.5-79.3 50 27.5 20.7-35.5
Some College + 263 232 87.3 81.5-91.5 31 12.7 8.5-18.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 227 174 74.5 67.1-80.7 53 25.5 19.3-32.9
$50,000+ 153 143 92.2 84.7-96.2 *** *** ***

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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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