Percentage of Adults Ages 18 to 64 Years Old Who Lack Health Care Coverage

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 867 15.3 0.6 14.2 16.5
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 341 16.3 0.9 14.5 18.1
Female 526 14.3 0.7 13.0 15.7
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
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 135 37.6 2.9 31.8 43.4
Non-Hispanic 732 13.4 0.6 12.3 14.5
RACE . . . . .
White Only 693 13.5 0.6 12.3 14.6
Black Only 50 24.9 3.7 17.6 32.2
Other Race Only 102 31.2 3.1 25.1 37.3
More than One Race 19 33.6 7.2 19.6 47.6
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 121 42.0 3.5 35.2 48.9
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 309 21.0 1.3 18.6 23.5
Some College 286 16.0 1.1 13.9 18.1
College Graduate 151 6.4 0.6 5.2 7.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 158 37.6 3.0 31.7 43.6
$15,000 - $24,999 316 39.4 2.1 35.3 43.4
$25,000 - $34,999 132 16.7 1.5 13.7 19.7
$35,000 - $49,999 79 9.5 1.2 7.1 11.9
$50,000+ 71 3.5 0.5 2.5 4.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 550 13.2 0.6 11.9 14.4
Out of Work 122 40.4 3.6 33.4 47.4
Homemaker / Student 131 19.6 1.8 16.1 23.1
Retired 15 6.1 1.7 2.9 9.4
Unable to Work 47 20.2 3.0 14.4 26.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 51 17.2 2.6 12.0 22.4
1-19 Hours 24 14.5 3.3 8.0 21.0
20-39 Hours 170 22.3 1.9 18.5 26.0
40 + Hours 333 10.5 0.7 9.2 11.8
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 428 11.9 0.6 10.7 13.1
Divorced / Separated 224 22.1 1.6 19.0 25.1
Widowed 22 13.5 2.9 7.7 19.3
Never Married 187 24.2 2.0 20.4 28.1
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 169 18.0 1.5 15.1 21.0
Living without a Disability 682 14.8 0.6 13.6 16.1
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 46 20.0 3.1 14.0 26.1
Rural 107 16.3 1.6 13.1 19.5
Densely-settled Rural 144 14.6 1.3 12.0 17.2
Semi-urban 178 16.4 1.4 13.7 19.1
Urban 384 14.4 0.8 12.8 16.1
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 156 22.3 1.9 18.6 25.9
Excellent to Good 711 14.6 0.6 13.4 15.7
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 55 15.0 2.1 10.9 19.2
No Diabetes 802 15.3 0.6 14.1 16.5
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 69 13.7 1.9 10.0 17.4
No Current Asthma 791 15.4 0.6 14.2 16.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 118 22.5 2.3 18.1 27.0
<14 days mental health not good 739 14.6 0.6 13.4 15.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 305 23.5 1.4 20.7 26.3
Non-Smoker 562 13.0 0.6 11.8 14.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 331 16.2 1.0 14.2 18.1
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 280 14.7 1.0 12.8 16.6
Obese (BMI >= 30) 215 14.5 1.1 12.4 16.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 614 14.1 0.6 12.8 15.3
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 253 20.1 1.4 17.4 22.8

Numerator: Respondents ages 18-64 years old reporting they had no health care coverage.
Denominator: All respondents ages 18-64 years old, excluding unknowns and refusals.