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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Health Care Access

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
Region 7 382 333 87.0 82.5-90.5 49 13.0 9.5-17.5
GENDER
Male 186 156 83.6 76.2-89.0 30 16.4 11.0-23.8
Female 196 177 90.9 85.4-94.5 19 9.1 5.5-14.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 214 206 96.4 92.5-98.3 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 101 87 82.2 70.0-90.1 *** *** ***
Other 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 207 176 85.1 78.4-90.0 31 14.9 10.0-21.6
45-64 175 157 90.0 83.8-94.0 18 10.0 6.0-16.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 284 273 96.9 94.0-98.5 11 3.1 1.5- 6.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 120 88 71.0 60.1-80.0 32 29.0 20.0-39.9
$50,000+ 205 200 97.8 94.4-99.1 *** *** ***

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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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