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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 Demographics

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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 2,640 2,298 86.9 85.3-88.4 342 13.1 11.6-14.7
Regions 1 & 2 368 317 86.3 81.1-90.3 51 13.7 9.7-18.9
GENDER
Male 175 149 88.0 81.4-92.4 26 12.0 7.6-18.6
Female 193 168 84.5 75.5-90.6 25 15.5 9.4-24.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 302 275 89.2 83.1-93.2 27 10.8 6.8-16.9
Non-Hispanic Black 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 189 158 86.0 78.6-91.2 31 14.0 8.8-21.4
45-64 179 159 86.8 78.8-92.1 20 13.2 7.9-21.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 137 101 77.4 67.2-85.1 36 22.6 14.9-32.8
Some College + 231 216 92.9 87.3-96.2 15 7.1 3.8-12.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 117 76.4 67.5-83.5 41 23.6 16.5-32.5
$50,000+ 170 167 97.9 92.5-99.4 *** *** ***

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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 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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