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 1168 20.5 0.7 19.2 21.8
GENDER
Female 669 20.3 0.9 18.6 22.0
Male 499 20.7 1.0 18.7 22.6
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 1028 17.7 0.6 16.5 18.9
Hispanic 139 44.1 3.1 37.9 50.2
RACE
White only 866 16.4 0.6 15.2 17.6
Black or African American only 122 35.6 3.5 28.8 42.5
Other race only 144 40.8 3.0 34.9 46.6
More than one race 33 33.9 5.5 23.2 44.7
EDUCATION
Less than high school 181 49.8 3.0 43.9 55.7
High school graduate or G.E.D 381 23.2 1.3 20.7 25.7
Some college 378 19.3 1.1 17.2 21.4
College graduate 228 7.8 0.6 6.6 9.0
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 234 46.4 2.8 40.8 51.9
$15,000 to $24,999 380 42.5 2.1 38.4 46.6
$25,000 to $34,999 148 27.9 2.4 23.2 32.6
$35,000 to $49,999 141 16.5 1.6 13.3 19.6
$50,000 or more 123 4.5 0.5 3.5 5.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 630 16.3 0.7 14.8 17.7
Out of work 248 59.1 2.9 53.5 64.8
Homemaker/Student 170 27.8 2.2 23.6 32.0
Retired 54 13.5 2.1 9.3 17.7
Unable to work 62 13.7 2.3 9.1 18.3
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 166 25.9 2.2 21.7 30.2
1 to less than 20 hours 65 23.4 3.3 17.0 29.8
20 hours to less than 40 hours 237 27.2 1.8 23.6 30.8
40 plus hours 346 12.3 0.8 10.8 13.9
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 528 15.5 0.8 13.9 17.0
Divorced/Separated 270 28.7 1.9 24.9 32.4
Widowed 53 31.2 4.7 22.0 40.4
Never married 313 27.1 1.6 24.0 30.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Do not have a disability 869 20.1 0.7 18.7 21.6
Have a disability 286 21.8 1.5 18.9 24.7
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 47 18.7 3.3 12.3 25.1
Rural 108 19.8 2.1 15.8 23.8
Densely-settled rural 208 21.6 1.7 18.4 24.9
Semi-Urban 176 20.5 1.6 17.3 23.7
Urban 629 20.4 0.9 18.6 22.2
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 1066 20.7 0.7 19.3 22.1
Have diabetes 100 17.8 2.2 13.5 22.0
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 1047 20.3 0.7 18.9 21.6
Current asthma 114 22.5 2.2 18.1 26.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 895 20.9 0.8 19.4 22.4
Have arthritis 263 18.2 1.3 15.8 20.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 953 19.5 0.7 18.1 20.9
14+ days mental health NOT good 196 27.3 2.1 23.2 31.4
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 764 17.4 0.7 16.0 18.8
Current smoker 395 31.6 1.6 28.5 34.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 363 19.6 1.2 17.3 21.9
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 337 18.0 1.1 15.9 20.2
Obese, BMI>=30 397 22.6 1.3 20.2 25.1
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 323 27.9 1.7 24.6 31.2
Participates in leisure time physical activity 845 18.5 0.7 17.1 19.9
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 1102 21.2 0.7 19.8 22.6
Served on active duty 65 12.8 1.8 9.3 16.2

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.