Percentage of Adults Who Lack Health Care Coverage

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 818 13.0 0.6 11.9 14.2
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 314 13.0 0.9 11.2 14.8
Female 504 13.0 0.7 11.6 14.4
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 84 28.5 3.0 22.7 34.3
25-34 years 163 17.3 1.4 14.7 20.0
35-44 years 193 13.0 1.0 11.1 14.9
45-54 years 188 10.6 0.9 8.9 12.2
55-64 years 166 10.4 0.8 8.7 12.1
65+ years 22 0.9 0.2 0.5 1.4
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 163 44.9 3.3 38.4 51.4
Non-Hispanic 655 10.5 0.5 9.5 11.6
RACE . . . . .
White Only 610 10.6 0.6 9.5 11.7
Black Only 46 17.5 2.8 12.0 23.0
Other Race Only 133 35.7 3.2 29.5 41.9
More than One Race 24 27.5 5.9 15.8 39.1
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 160 35.0 2.8 29.5 40.5
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 320 17.7 1.3 15.2 20.2
Some College 235 11.7 0.9 9.8 13.5
College Graduate 103 4.4 0.6 3.3 5.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 144 27.7 2.7 22.5 33.0
$15,000 - $24,999 269 29.7 1.9 25.9 33.5
$25,000 - $34,999 132 16.7 1.6 13.6 19.8
$35,000 - $49,999 82 7.2 0.9 5.4 8.9
$50,000+ 81 3.9 0.6 2.8 5.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 520 13.4 0.7 11.9 14.9
Out of Work 92 49.3 4.9 39.7 59.0
Homemaker / Student 121 16.2 1.7 12.8 19.5
Retired 45 2.0 0.3 1.4 2.6
Unable to Work 38 11.5 2.1 7.4 15.6
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 137 7.7 0.8 6.1 9.2
1-19 Hours 41 11.2 2.9 5.5 16.8
20-39 Hours 156 18.5 1.9 14.8 22.2
40 + Hours 335 11.6 0.8 10.1 13.1
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 404 9.3 0.5 8.3 10.3
Divorced / Separated 215 22.4 1.7 19.0 25.8
Widowed 38 4.6 0.9 2.9 6.3
Never Married 159 25.8 2.4 21.0 30.6
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 192 11.6 1.1 9.5 13.8
Living without a Disability 622 13.3 0.7 12.0 14.6
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 37 10.5 2.1 6.4 14.7
Rural 103 13.3 1.7 9.9 16.6
Densely-settled Rural 177 16.7 1.5 13.8 19.6
Semi-urban 144 11.5 1.3 9.0 14.0
Urban 354 12.5 0.9 10.8 14.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 172 19.6 1.9 15.9 23.3
Excellent to Good 642 11.9 0.6 10.7 13.1
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 45 6.0 1.1 3.9 8.0
No Diabetes 773 13.6 0.6 12.4 14.8
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 66 10.0 1.4 7.2 12.8
No Current Asthma 747 13.3 0.6 12.1 14.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 126 20.6 2.3 16.1 25.1
<14 days mental health not good 679 12.2 0.6 11.0 13.4
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 289 23.1 1.7 19.9 26.4
Non-Smoker 521 10.3 0.6 9.2 11.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 277 13.5 1.1 11.5 15.6
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 254 12.0 1.0 10.1 13.9
Obese (BMI >= 30) 232 12.1 1.0 10.2 14.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 528 11.2 0.6 10.0 12.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 289 19.1 1.4 16.5 21.8

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