Percentage of Adults Who Lack Health Care Coverage

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1332 14.5 0.4 13.7 15.3
GENDER
Male 641 15.5 0.6 14.3 16.8
Female 691 13.5 0.6 12.4 14.6
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 187 23.3 1.6 20.1 26.5
25-34 years 301 24.0 1.3 21.4 26.6
35-44 years 260 19.0 1.2 16.7 21.3
45-54 years 259 13.3 0.9 11.6 15.0
55-64 years 255 9.2 0.6 8.0 10.4
65+ years 70 1.9 0.3 1.4 2.4
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 297 45.5 2.1 41.4 49.7
Non-Hispanic 1031 11.3 0.4 10.6 12.1
RACE
White only 1027 12.3 0.4 11.5 13.1
Black or African American only 84 21.9 2.3 17.3 26.5
Other race only 73 21.2 2.5 16.3 26.2
More than one race 30 15.4 3.0 9.6 21.2
EDUCATION
Less than high school 243 36.6 2.0 32.6 40.6
High school graduate or G.E.D 512 18.4 0.8 16.8 20.0
Some college 414 13.0 0.7 11.7 14.4
College graduate 163 3.6 0.3 3.0 4.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 234 31.8 2.0 27.9 35.6
$15,000 to $24,999 401 31.0 1.4 28.2 33.8
$25,000 to $34,999 159 17.6 1.4 14.9 20.3
$35,000 to $49,999 117 9.0 0.9 7.3 10.8
$50,000 or more 163 4.4 0.4 3.6 5.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 774 14.4 0.5 13.4 15.5
Out of work 188 46.7 2.8 41.3 52.2
Homemaker/Student 184 19.5 1.5 16.7 22.4
Retired 78 2.5 0.3 1.9 3.1
Unable to work 86 12.1 1.4 9.3 14.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 202 8.9 0.7 7.6 10.3
1 to less than 20 hours 68 12.7 1.7 9.4 16.1
20 hours to less than 40 hours 269 22.8 1.4 20.1 25.5
40 hours to less than 60 hours 432 11.3 0.6 10.1 12.4
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 603 11.0 0.5 10.1 11.9
Divorced/Seperated 320 22.5 1.3 19.9 25.0
Widowed 49 4.9 0.8 3.4 6.5
Never married 350 22.9 1.3 20.5 25.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 264 10.9 0.7 9.4 12.3
Living without a disability 990 15.1 0.5 14.1 16.1
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 77 16.2 1.9 12.5 19.9
Rural 128 12.7 1.3 10.2 15.2
Densely-settled rural 255 17.0 1.1 14.9 19.2
Semi-Urban 206 14.1 1.1 12.1 16.2
Urban 666 14.0 0.6 12.9 15.2
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 114 9.6 1.0 7.7 11.6
No diabetes 1212 15.0 0.5 14.1 15.9
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 111 12.4 1.3 9.9 14.9
No current asthma 1210 14.7 0.4 13.8 15.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 269 8.6 0.6 7.5 9.8
No arthritis 1056 16.5 0.5 15.5 17.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 196 22.2 1.6 19.1 25.4
<14 days mental health NOT good 1104 13.7 0.4 12.8 14.5
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 418 26.4 1.3 23.9 28.9
Non-smoker 831 11.5 0.4 10.6 12.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 392 14.0 0.8 12.5 15.5
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 410 13.0 0.7 11.6 14.3
Obese, BMI>=30 385 14.0 0.8 12.5 15.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 917 13.4 0.5 12.5 14.3
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 411 17.9 0.9 16.1 19.8
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 87 6.1 0.8 4.6 7.6
Did not serve on active duty 1243 15.6 0.5 14.7 16.5

Numerator: Respondents without health care coverage.
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.