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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 241 199 79.3 72.3-85.0 42 20.7 15.0-27.7
GENDER
Male 125 99 76.0 66.1-83.8 26 24.0 16.2-33.9
Female 116 100 84.0 73.4-90.9 16 16.0 9.1-26.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 150 139 93.0 87.2-96.2 11 7.0 3.8-12.8
Non-Hispanic Black 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 128 102 75.8 66.1-83.5 26 24.2 16.5-33.9
44-64 113 97 86.5 78.3-91.9 16 13.5 8.1-21.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 147 135 90.4 82.7-94.9 12 9.6 5.1-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 110 *** *** *** 29 29.0 20.0-40.1
$50,000+ 95 91 94.0 83.9-97.9 *** *** ***

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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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