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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 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 4,528 3,785 83.0 81.5-84.3 743 17.0 15.7-18.5
Regions 1 & 2 651 546 84.1 79.9-87.6 105 15.9 12.4-20.1
GENDER
Male 302 252 84.8 78.6-89.4 50 15.2 10.6-21.4
Female 349 294 83.4 77.2-88.2 55 16.6 11.8-22.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 536 474 87.3 82.5-90.9 62 12.7 9.1-17.5
Non-Hispanic Black 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 275 220 82.0 75.3-87.3 55 18.0 12.7-24.7
45-64 377 326 86.3 81.1-90.3 51 13.7 9.7-18.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 265 194 76.1 68.5-82.4 71 23.9 17.6-31.5
Some College + 387 352 90.7 86.1-93.9 35 9.3 6.1-13.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 316 238 77.5 71.2-82.8 78 22.5 17.2-28.8
$50,000+ 244 230 92.1 84.0-96.3 14 7.9 3.7-16.0

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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 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 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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