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 1556 14.1 0.5 13.2 15.0
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 612 13.9 0.7 12.5 15.3
Female 944 14.3 0.6 13.1 15.5
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 107 21.9 2.1 17.8 26.0
25-34 years 278 17.4 1.1 15.3 19.5
35-44 years 315 12.4 0.8 10.9 13.9
45-54 years 457 11.1 0.6 10.0 12.2
55-64 years 399 8.9 0.5 8.0 9.8
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 186 31.4 2.5 26.5 36.3
Non-Hispanic 1367 12.9 0.5 11.9 13.8
RACE . . . . .
White Only 1173 12.1 0.5 11.2 13.0
Black Only 131 26.4 2.8 20.9 31.8
Other Race Only 207 31.2 2.4 26.6 35.8
More than One Race 40 15.8 3.4 9.1 22.6
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 219 37.4 2.8 32.0 42.8
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 591 21.1 1.1 18.9 23.3
Some College 481 13.5 0.8 11.9 15.2
College Graduate 263 5.7 0.4 4.8 6.6
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 291 44.5 3.0 38.7 50.3
$15,000 - $24,999 509 40.7 1.8 37.1 44.3
$25,000 - $34,999 251 24.9 1.9 21.2 28.6
$35,000 - $49,999 177 10.5 1.0 8.5 12.4
$50,000+ 178 4.0 0.4 3.1 4.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 866 10.7 0.5 9.8 11.6
Out of Work 342 44.8 2.6 39.7 49.8
Homemaker / Student 182 18.0 1.7 14.7 21.4
Retired 60 7.5 1.1 5.2 9.7
Unable to Work 101 16.2 1.8 12.7 19.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 203 17.8 1.6 14.5 21.0
1-19 Hours 93 14.9 2.3 10.5 19.3
20-39 Hours 279 17.9 1.4 15.2 20.6
40 + Hours 514 8.4 0.5 7.5 9.4
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 746 10.0 0.4 9.1 10.8
Divorced / Separated 407 24.7 1.4 22.1 27.4
Widowed 70 20.8 2.9 15.1 26.4
Never Married 330 23.5 1.7 20.2 26.7
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 371 15.9 1.1 13.8 18.1
Living without a Disability 1178 13.7 0.5 12.7 14.7
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 70 15.4 2.1 11.3 19.5
Rural 219 17.6 1.6 14.4 20.7
Densely-settled Rural 253 17.4 1.4 14.6 20.2
Semi-urban 286 15.2 1.2 12.7 17.6
Urban 725 11.9 0.5 10.8 13.0
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 149 14.5 1.5 11.5 17.4
No Diabetes 1407 14.1 0.5 13.1 15.0
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 440 13.1 0.8 11.5 14.6
No Hypertension 1111 14.4 0.6 13.3 15.5
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 147 15.6 1.8 12.2 19.0
No Current Asthma 1394 13.8 0.5 12.9 14.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS . . . . .
Arthritis 346 11.3 0.8 9.7 13.0
No Arthritis 1181 14.5 0.5 13.5 15.6
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 311 21.9 1.5 19.0 24.8
Excellent to Good 1242 13.2 0.5 12.2 14.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 274 24.8 1.9 21.1 28.4
<14 days mental health not good 1266 13.0 0.5 12.0 13.9
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 545 25.6 1.3 23.0 28.2
Non-Smoker 1004 11.2 0.5 10.3 12.1
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 460 13.2 0.8 11.6 14.9
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 475 13.1 0.8 11.5 14.6
Obese (BMI >= 30) 529 15.5 0.8 13.8 17.2
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 1032 12.2 0.5 11.2 13.3
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 523 20.9 1.1 18.7 23.1
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 675 13.6 0.7 12.2 15.0
Insufficient 543 12.0 0.7 10.7 13.3
No Activity 249 22.2 1.7 18.8 25.5

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.