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 809 15.6 0.7 14.3 16.9
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 326 16.3 1.1 14.2 18.4
Female 483 14.9 0.8 13.4 16.4
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 95 25.8 2.6 20.7 30.9
25-34 years 198 20.9 1.6 17.7 24.0
35-44 years 191 12.4 0.9 10.6 14.3
45-54 years 208 11.8 0.9 10.1 13.4
55-64 years 117 7.7 0.8 6.2 9.2
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 149 47.4 3.5 40.5 54.4
Non-Hispanic 659 12.9 0.6 11.7 14.1
RACE . . . . .
White Only 629 13.4 0.6 12.2 14.7
Black Only 37 17.8 3.1 11.8 23.9
Other Race Only 124 36.6 3.5 29.9 43.4
More than One Race 16 23.0 6.9 9.6 36.5
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 154 48.5 3.6 41.4 55.6
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 317 22.7 1.4 19.9 25.4
Some College 216 12.9 1.0 10.9 14.9
College Graduate 122 4.9 0.5 3.8 5.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 141 36.8 3.5 29.9 43.7
$15,000 - $24,999 278 38.8 2.3 34.3 43.2
$25,000 - $34,999 126 21.1 2.1 17.0 25.1
$35,000 - $49,999 80 8.9 1.1 6.7 11.0
$50,000+ 71 3.4 0.5 2.5 4.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 483 12.8 0.7 11.4 14.2
Out of Work 103 51.3 4.3 42.8 59.7
Homemaker / Student 142 20.5 1.9 16.8 24.3
Retired 20 5.5 1.3 3.0 8.1
Unable to Work 57 20.8 2.9 15.2 26.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 140 20.3 1.9 16.5 24.0
1-19 Hours 29 14.3 3.3 7.8 20.8
20-39 Hours 156 20.4 2.0 16.4 24.3
40 + Hours 305 10.1 0.7 8.8 11.5
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 410 11.7 0.6 10.5 12.9
Divorced / Separated 201 24.3 1.7 20.9 27.7
Widowed 30 19.8 3.6 12.7 27.0
Never Married 166 24.6 2.3 20.1 29.0
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 181 18.2 1.7 14.9 21.5
Living without a Disability 623 15.1 0.7 13.7 16.5
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 44 24.7 4.7 15.5 33.9
Rural 109 16.6 1.8 13.0 20.2
Densely-settled Rural 155 19.1 1.7 15.7 22.5
Semi-urban 154 15.7 1.4 13.0 18.4
Urban 342 13.4 0.9 11.6 15.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 167 24.7 2.0 20.8 28.7
Excellent to Good 639 14.3 0.7 13.0 15.6
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 54 15.8 2.3 11.2 20.4
No Diabetes 755 15.6 0.7 14.3 17.0
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 151 12.0 1.1 9.8 14.3
No Hypertension 656 16.4 0.8 14.9 17.9
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 60 13.8 2.0 9.8 17.7
No Current Asthma 745 15.7 0.7 14.4 17.1
ARTHRITIS STATUS . . . . .
Has arthritis 194 13.3 1.1 11.2 15.4
No arthritis 612 16.3 0.8 14.8 17.9
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 130 24.9 2.5 19.9 29.8
<14 days mental health not good 666 14.6 0.7 13.3 15.9
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 248 23.5 1.7 20.1 26.9
Non-Smoker 559 13.6 0.7 12.3 15.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 286 16.5 1.1 14.3 18.8
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 267 14.2 1.1 12.1 16.4
Obese (BMI >= 30) 196 13.6 1.1 11.4 15.8
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 522 12.8 0.7 11.6 14.1
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 286 25.4 1.8 21.9 28.9
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 356 14.5 0.9 12.7 16.3
Insufficient 278 14.1 1.1 12.0 16.2
No Activity 132 23.0 2.3 18.5 27.5

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.