Percentage of Adults Who Lack Health Care Coverage

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 540 13.1 0.6 11.8 14.4
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 220 13.8 1.0 11.8 15.8
Female 320 12.4 0.8 10.9 13.9
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 73 26.8 3.0 20.8 32.7
25-34 years 134 18.4 1.6 15.3 21.6
35-44 years 125 12.6 1.2 10.3 14.9
45-54 years 110 10.8 1.1 8.7 12.9
55-64 years 75 11.3 1.4 8.6 14.0
65+ years 20 1.8 0.5 0.9 2.7
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 424 11.9 0.7 10.6 13.2
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 31 17.2 3.4 10.6 23.9
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 27 19.5 4.0 11.6 27.3
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 8 13.9 5.6 2.9 24.8
Hispanic 49 26.8 4.1 18.8 34.7
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 66 30.5 3.8 23.1 37.9
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 201 17.5 1.3 14.9 20.1
Some College 189 12.7 1.0 10.7 14.8
College Graduate 83 5.8 0.7 4.4 7.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 86 23.0 2.8 17.5 28.6
$15,000 - $24,999 182 26.8 2.0 23.0 30.7
$25,000 - $34,999 92 14.5 1.6 11.3 17.7
$35,000 - $49,999 44 7.4 1.3 4.8 10.0
$50,000+ 41 3.4 0.6 2.2 4.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 322 12.5 0.8 10.9 14.1
Out of Work 67 56.0 5.6 44.9 67.1
Homemaker / Student 96 21.1 2.3 16.6 25.6
Retired 22 2.0 0.5 1.1 3.0
Unable to Work 31 20.6 3.8 13.1 28.0
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 247 10.0 0.7 8.7 11.3
Divorced / Separated 157 19.9 1.6 16.6 23.1
Widowed 20 4.5 1.1 2.3 6.7
Never Married 113 23.9 2.5 19.1 28.8
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 114 13.2 1.3 10.6 15.7
Living without a Disability 422 13.2 0.7 11.7 14.6
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 27 14.8 3.0 8.9 20.8
Rural 65 14.3 2.1 10.2 18.5
Densely-settled Rural 93 13.2 1.5 10.3 16.1
Semi-urban 98 10.8 1.2 8.4 13.2
Urban 255 13.7 1.0 11.8 15.7
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 95 16.0 1.9 12.2 19.8
Excellent to Good 442 12.6 0.7 11.3 14.0
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 25 7.1 1.5 4.1 10.1
No Diabetes 515 13.5 0.7 12.2 14.8
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 103 8.1 0.9 6.4 9.7
No Hypertension 437 14.7 0.8 13.1 16.2
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 39 12.9 2.3 8.3 17.5
No Current Asthma 498 13.0 0.7 11.7 14.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 77 24.8 3.2 18.6 31.1
<14 days mental health not good 456 12.0 0.6 10.7 13.2
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 204 24.7 1.8 21.1 28.2
Non-Smoker 334 10.1 0.6 8.9 11.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 193 14.0 1.2 11.8 16.3
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 176 11.5 1.0 9.6 13.4
Obese (BMI >= 30) 141 13.9 1.3 11.3 16.4

Numerator: Respondents reporting they had no health care coverage.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.