Percentage of Adults Who Lack Health Care Coverage

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 740 12.5 0.6 11.4 13.7
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 281 12.9 1.0 11.0 14.8
Female 459 12.2 0.7 10.8 13.6
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 49 23.7 3.4 17.1 30.3
25-34 years 127 20.5 1.9 16.9 24.2
35-44 years 161 13.5 1.1 11.3 15.7
45-54 years 210 12.3 0.9 10.5 14.1
55-64 years 164 7.5 0.6 6.2 8.7
65+ years 29 1.0 0.2 0.6 1.4
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 114 39.4 3.6 32.3 46.6
Non-Hispanic 625 10.8 0.6 9.7 11.9
RACE . . . . .
White Only 538 10.2 0.6 9.1 11.4
Black Only 56 20.5 3.3 14.1 27.0
Other Race Only 115 35.7 3.4 29.0 42.4
More than One Race 30 23.4 4.9 13.7 33.0
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 139 38.6 3.1 32.5 44.8
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 256 16.5 1.3 13.9 19.1
Some College 202 12.3 1.1 10.1 14.5
College Graduate 141 5.4 0.6 4.1 6.6
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 138 33.2 3.2 26.9 39.5
$15,000 - $24,999 231 32.8 2.3 28.4 37.2
$25,000 - $34,999 98 16.5 2.0 12.5 20.4
$35,000 - $49,999 87 11.5 1.6 8.3 14.7
$50,000+ 71 3.0 0.5 2.1 3.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 396 11.3 0.7 9.9 12.7
Out of Work 142 48.6 3.8 41.1 56.0
Homemaker / Student 104 18.2 2.1 14.0 22.4
Retired 54 2.1 0.3 1.5 2.7
Unable to Work 39 10.9 2.1 6.8 15.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 131 8.4 1.0 6.5 10.3
1-19 Hours 52 15.3 2.7 10.1 20.6
20-39 Hours 151 20.2 2.1 16.1 24.3
40 + Hours 212 8.0 0.7 6.7 9.4
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 359 9.3 0.6 8.1 10.4
Divorced / Separated 184 22.2 1.9 18.4 26.0
Widowed 40 4.6 1.0 2.7 6.6
Never Married 155 24.3 2.4 19.6 29.1
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 44 18.3 3.4 11.6 25.1
Rural 103 13.1 1.6 10.0 16.2
Densely-settled Rural 113 14.2 1.9 10.5 17.8
Semi-urban 121 10.5 1.2 8.1 12.8
Urban 359 12.2 0.8 10.6 13.8
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 200 12.2 1.2 9.9 14.4
Living without a Disability 537 12.7 0.7 11.3 14.0
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 76 11.4 1.7 8.1 14.6
No Diabetes 663 12.6 0.6 11.4 13.9
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 61 11.8 1.9 8.1 15.6
No Current Asthma 673 12.6 0.6 11.3 13.8
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 187 20.7 1.8 17.3 24.2
Excellent to Good 552 11.3 0.6 10.1 12.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 123 23.9 2.5 18.9 28.8
<14 days mental health not good 604 11.5 0.6 10.3 12.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 245 26.4 2.0 22.6 30.3
Non-Smoker 491 9.7 0.6 8.6 10.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 218 12.4 1.1 10.2 14.6
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 199 9.3 0.9 7.6 11.1
Obese (BMI >= 30) 249 13.8 1.1 11.6 15.9
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 475 11.1 0.7 9.8 12.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 265 17.2 1.3 14.7 19.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS* . . . . .
Arthritis 77 6.1 0.8 4.5 7.8
No Arthritis 270 12.7 0.9 10.9 14.5

Numerator: Respondents reporting they had no health care coverage.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
*Please Note: Prevalence of adults who lack health care coverage among categories of Arthritis Status
is based on responses from all respondents on Questionniare Split B, excluding unknowns and refusals.