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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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
Region 3 575 505 86.1 82.0-89.4 70 13.9 10.6-18.0
GENDER
Male 251 212 83.6 77.1-88.6 39 16.4 11.4-22.9
Female 324 293 88.4 82.7-92.3 31 11.6 7.7-17.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 428 397 90.3 85.5-93.7 31 9.7 6.3-14.5
Non-Hispanic Black 80 68 84.9 73.8-91.8 12 15.1 8.2-26.2
Other 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 180 143 79.5 71.5-85.7 37 20.5 14.3-28.5
45-64 215 184 85.4 78.8-90.2 31 14.6 9.8-21.2
65+ 172 171 99.7 97.7- 100 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 233 188 79.8 72.5-85.6 45 20.2 14.4-27.5
Some College + 342 317 91.7 87.2-94.7 25 8.3 5.3-12.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 292 242 81.4 75.0-86.4 50 18.6 13.6-25.0
$50,000+ 182 175 96.4 92.1-98.4 *** *** ***

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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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