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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 698 605 84.5 80.9-87.6 93 15.5 12.4-19.1
GENDER
Male 340 286 81.5 75.8-86.0 54 18.5 14.0-24.2
Female 358 319 87.2 82.1-91.0 39 12.8 9.0-17.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 438 418 94.7 91.5-96.7 20 5.3 3.3- 8.5
Non-Hispanic Black 161 133 78.9 70.6-85.4 28 21.1 14.6-29.4
Other 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 262 192 73.4 66.8-79.2 70 26.6 20.8-33.2
45-64 232 212 91.6 86.5-95.0 20 8.4 5.0-13.5
65+ 192 190 98.4 92.3-99.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 223 165 72.2 64.6-78.7 58 27.8 21.3-35.4
Some College + 475 440 91.8 88.3-94.3 35 8.2 5.7-11.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 302 236 74.4 67.8-80.0 66 25.6 20.0-32.2
$50,000+ 275 268 97.1 93.7-98.7 *** *** ***

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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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