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 2551 20.8 0.4 19.9 21.6
GENDER
Female 1381 20.1 0.6 19.0 21.2
Male 1170 21.5 0.6 20.2 22.7
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 2076 17.6 0.4 16.8 18.4
Hispanic 456 46.4 1.8 43.0 49.9
RACE
White only 1914 17.3 0.4 16.5 18.1
Black or African American only 184 31.4 2.3 26.8 36.0
Other race only 332 41.0 2.0 37.2 44.9
More than one race 64 21.3 2.7 15.9 26.6
EDUCATION
Less than high school 410 46.2 1.8 42.6 49.8
High school graduate or G.E.D 926 27.5 0.9 25.8 29.3
Some college 846 19.1 0.7 17.7 20.5
College graduate 369 6.3 0.4 5.6 7.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 498 43.9 1.7 40.5 47.3
$15,000 to $24,999 810 43.9 1.4 41.3 46.6
$25,000 to $34,999 343 29.2 1.5 26.2 32.1
$35,000 to $49,999 264 15.8 1.1 13.6 17.9
$50,000 or more 272 4.8 0.3 4.2 5.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 1520 17.7 0.5 16.8 18.7
Out of work 473 51.2 1.9 47.4 55.0
Homemaker/Student 359 27.9 1.5 25.0 30.8
Retired 54 5.8 0.9 4.1 7.5
Unable to work 132 13.5 1.3 11.0 16.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 337 25.0 1.4 22.3 27.8
1 to less than 20 hours 146 21.7 1.9 17.9 25.5
20 hours to less than 40 hours 520 26.9 1.2 24.5 29.3
40 plus hours 854 14.0 0.5 13.0 15.0
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 1096 15.1 0.5 14.1 16.0
Divorced/Separated 636 30.9 1.2 28.6 33.3
Widowed 78 21.8 2.6 16.7 26.9
Never married 732 28.8 1.1 26.7 30.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 1983 21.0 0.5 20.0 21.9
Living with a disability 523 19.2 0.9 17.4 20.9
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 123 21.6 2.0 17.7 25.6
Rural 264 22.0 1.4 19.3 24.7
Densely-settled rural 476 23.7 1.1 21.5 25.8
Semi-Urban 422 21.2 1.1 19.1 23.3
Urban 1266 19.7 0.6 18.5 20.8
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 2351 21.1 0.5 20.2 22.0
Have diabetes 191 16.3 1.3 13.8 18.8
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 2259 20.5 0.4 19.6 21.4
Current asthma 262 22.4 1.5 19.5 25.3
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 2047 21.6 0.5 20.6 22.5
Yes 480 17.0 0.8 15.4 18.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 2116 19.8 0.5 18.9 20.6
14+ days mental health NOT good 389 28.5 1.4 25.7 31.2
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 1601 17.3 0.5 16.4 18.2
Current smoker 901 32.1 1.0 30.1 34.1
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 791 20.0 0.8 18.5 21.5
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 714 18.4 0.7 16.9 19.9
Obese, BMI>=30 799 21.1 0.8 19.6 22.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
No 790 26.7 0.9 24.8 28.5
Yes 1580 18.0 0.5 17.1 19.0
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 2389 21.6 0.5 20.7 22.5
Served on active duty 160 12.4 1.1 10.4 14.5

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.