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 794 15.6 0.7 14.3 17.0
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 303 15.2 1.1 13.1 17.2
Female 491 16.2 0.9 14.4 17.9
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
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 160 46.8 3.4 40.0 53.5
Non-Hispanic 634 12.8 0.7 11.5 14.0
RACE . . . . .
White Only 589 12.9 0.7 11.5 14.2
Black Only 44 19.5 3.2 13.3 25.8
Other Race Only 132 37.8 3.3 31.3 44.3
More than One Race 24 31.5 6.7 18.4 44.6
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 154 45.9 3.5 39.1 52.8
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 310 22.8 1.6 19.6 25.9
Some College 231 13.8 1.1 11.6 16.0
College Graduate 99 4.9 0.7 3.6 6.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 139 38.0 3.6 31.0 45.0
$15,000 - $24,999 263 41.6 2.6 36.6 46.6
$25,000 - $34,999 129 22.9 2.1 18.7 27.1
$35,000 - $49,999 80 8.5 1.1 6.4 10.6
$50,000+ 79 4.2 0.6 2.9 5.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 514 13.9 0.8 12.4 15.5
Out of Work 92 51.0 5.0 41.2 60.9
Homemaker / Student 120 17.8 1.9 14.0 21.5
Retired 29 7.4 1.4 4.7 10.2
Unable to Work 37 12.3 2.3 7.9 16.8
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 122 16.8 1.8 13.3 20.3
1-19 Hours 41 14.7 3.7 7.4 22.1
20-39 Hours 152 20.6 2.1 16.5 24.7
40 + Hours 332 11.9 0.8 10.3 13.5
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 392 10.9 0.6 9.8 12.1
Divorced / Separated 212 26.2 2.0 22.4 30.1
Widowed 30 19.8 3.7 12.4 27.1
Never Married 158 26.4 2.5 21.5 31.3
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 182 16.6 1.6 13.6 19.6
Living without a Disability 608 15.4 0.8 13.8 16.9
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 36 14.5 2.9 8.8 20.2
Rural 98 16.7 2.2 12.5 20.9
Densely-settled Rural 173 20.1 1.8 16.6 23.6
Semi-urban 141 13.9 1.5 11.0 16.9
Urban 343 14.6 1.0 12.6 16.6
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 164 28.6 2.6 23.5 33.7
Excellent to Good 626 13.9 0.7 12.5 15.3
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 44 10.1 1.8 6.6 13.6
No Diabetes 750 16.0 0.7 14.5 17.4
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 64 11.7 1.7 8.3 15.0
No Current Asthma 725 16.0 0.7 14.6 17.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 124 23.2 2.6 18.2 28.2
<14 days mental health not good 657 14.7 0.7 13.3 16.1
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 287 24.8 1.8 21.3 28.2
Non-Smoker 500 12.8 0.7 11.4 14.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 268 16.4 1.3 13.9 18.9
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 245 14.7 1.2 12.3 17.0
Obese (BMI >= 30) 227 14.0 1.1 11.9 16.2
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 515 13.1 0.7 11.7 14.6
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 278 25.4 1.8 21.9 28.8

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.