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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 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 6,511 5,735 86.2 85.1-87.3 776 13.8 12.7-14.9
Regions 1 & 2 1,067 954 87.8 84.6-90.4 113 12.2 9.6-15.4
GENDER
Male 466 410 87.1 82.0-90.9 56 12.9 9.1-18.0
Female 601 544 88.4 84.1-91.7 57 11.6 8.3-15.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 920 854 90.9 87.5-93.4 66 9.1 6.6-12.5
Non-Hispanic Black 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
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
65+ 398 394 98.5 95.6-99.5 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 438 363 82.1 76.4-86.6 75 17.9 13.4-23.6
Some College + 630 591 92.8 89.3-95.2 39 7.2 4.8-10.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 542 460 83.6 79.0-87.4 82 16.4 12.6-21.0
$50,000+ 326 310 93.0 86.1-96.6 16 7.0 3.4-13.9

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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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