Percentage of Adults Who Lack Health Care Coverage

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 915 13.0 0.5 12.0 13.9
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 363 14.2 0.8 12.6 15.8
Female 552 11.8 0.5 10.7 12.8
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 116 24.3 2.2 20.0 28.6
25-34 years 222 20.5 1.3 17.9 23.2
35-44 years 222 13.7 1.0 11.8 15.6
45-54 years 185 9.8 0.8 8.3 11.4
55-64 years 122 8.7 0.8 7.1 10.3
65+ years 44 2.0 0.3 1.3 2.7
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 140 36.2 2.8 30.6 41.7
Non-Hispanic 775 11.2 0.5 10.3 12.1
RACE . . . . .
White Only 730 11.3 0.5 10.3 12.2
Black Only 55 22.6 3.3 16.2 29.1
Other Race Only 107 29.0 2.8 23.4 34.5
More than One Race 20 30.7 6.6 17.9 43.6
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 136 31.7 2.7 26.5 36.9
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 329 16.2 1.0 14.3 18.1
Some College 295 13.9 0.9 12.1 15.7
College Graduate 155 5.7 0.5 4.6 6.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 168 30.0 2.4 25.2 34.7
$15,000 - $24,999 327 29.8 1.6 26.6 33.0
$25,000 - $34,999 139 13.6 1.2 11.2 16.0
$35,000 - $49,999 80 8.2 1.1 6.2 10.3
$50,000+ 72 3.3 0.5 2.4 4.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 556 12.8 0.6 11.6 14.0
Out of Work 127 39.9 3.4 33.1 46.6
Homemaker / Student 135 18.6 1.7 15.3 21.9
Retired 42 2.1 0.4 1.4 2.9
Unable to Work 53 19.0 2.7 13.8 24.2
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 77 5.6 0.8 4.1 7.1
1-19 Hours 24 10.8 2.5 5.9 15.8
20-39 Hours 173 20.4 1.8 17.0 23.9
40 + Hours 336 10.3 0.6 9.1 11.6
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 443 10.4 0.5 9.4 11.4
Divorced / Separated 238 20.0 1.4 17.3 22.7
Widowed 34 3.3 0.6 2.1 4.4
Never Married 193 23.6 1.9 19.9 27.3
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 187 12.4 1.0 10.4 14.4
Living without a Disability 710 13.0 0.5 12.0 14.1
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 51 15.4 2.4 10.8 20.1
Rural 114 12.7 1.3 10.2 15.2
Densely-settled Rural 150 12.2 1.1 10.0 14.3
Semi-urban 184 13.7 1.2 11.4 15.9
Urban 408 12.6 0.7 11.2 14.0
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 171 15.1 1.3 12.7 17.6
Excellent to Good 744 12.6 0.5 11.6 13.7
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 60 9.4 1.3 6.9 12.0
No Diabetes 844 13.1 0.5 12.1 14.1
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 73 12.0 1.6 8.8 15.2
No Current Asthma 835 13.0 0.5 12.0 14.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 121 20.4 2.0 16.4 24.5
<14 days mental health not good 783 12.2 0.5 11.3 13.2
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 316 22.1 1.3 19.5 24.7
Non-Smoker 599 10.7 0.5 9.7 11.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 343 13.5 0.8 11.9 15.2
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 299 12.3 0.8 10.7 13.8
Obese (BMI >= 30) 227 12.7 0.9 10.9 14.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 637 12.1 0.5 11.1 13.2
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 277 15.7 1.1 13.6 17.7

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