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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 589 509 84.1 80.2-87.4 80 15.9 12.6-19.8
GENDER
Male 275 224 80.0 73.7-85.0 51 20.0 15.0-26.3
Female 314 285 88.1 82.8-91.9 29 11.9 8.1-17.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 367 338 90.9 86.5-94.0 29 9.1 6.0-13.5
Non-Hispanic Black 118 102 83.0 71.9-90.3 16 17.0 9.7-28.1
Other 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 191 142 74.1 66.7-80.3 49 25.9 19.7-33.3
45-64 215 187 89.0 83.9-92.7 28 11.0 7.3-16.1
65+ 180 178 98.9 95.6-99.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 269 213 76.8 70.3-82.3 56 23.2 17.7-29.7
Some College + 319 295 91.2 86.6-94.4 24 8.8 5.6-13.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 304 249 78.3 72.1-83.4 55 21.7 16.6-27.9
$50,000+ 166 160 97.0 92.0-98.9 *** *** ***

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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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