Percentage of Adults Aged 18-64 Years Who Lack Health Care Coverage

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1921 15.7 0.4 15.0 16.5
GENDER
Male 962 16.9 0.6 15.8 18.1
Female 959 14.5 0.5 13.5 15.5
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 546 47.1 1.6 44.0 50.3
Non-hispanic 1365 11.8 0.4 11.1 12.5
RACE
White only 1468 13.7 0.4 13.0 14.5
Black or African American only 124 22.1 2.1 17.9 26.3
Other race only 85 15.8 1.9 12.1 19.5
More than one race 57 18.0 2.4 13.3 22.8
EDUCATION
Less than high school 434 47.3 1.8 43.7 50.9
High school graduate or G.E.D 663 18.8 0.8 17.3 20.3
Some college 542 12.7 0.6 11.5 13.9
College graduate 270 4.6 0.3 4.0 5.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 340 38.7 2.0 34.9 42.5
$15,000 to $24,999 553 34.5 1.4 31.8 37.3
$25,000 to $34,999 225 21.6 1.5 18.7 24.5
$35,000 to $49,999 178 11.3 0.9 9.5 13.1
$50,000 or more 225 4.2 0.3 3.6 4.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 1115 13.4 0.4 12.5 14.2
Out of work 293 44.6 2.3 40.1 49.2
Homemaker/Student 301 19.2 1.2 16.9 21.5
Retired 36 4.5 0.8 2.9 6.1
Unable to work 122 14.6 1.4 11.8 17.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 266 17.8 1.1 15.5 20.0
1 to less than 20 hours 100 15.2 1.7 11.9 18.6
20 hours to less than 40 hours 393 22.1 1.1 19.9 24.3
40 plus hours 598 10.2 0.5 9.3 11.1
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 882 11.8 0.4 10.9 12.6
Divorced/Seperated 455 24.2 1.2 21.9 26.5
Widowed 55 17.1 2.4 12.4 21.8
Never married 529 20.6 0.9 18.8 22.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 390 16.1 0.9 14.4 17.8
Not living with a disability 1422 15.3 0.4 14.4 16.2
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 109 19.8 2.0 15.9 23.7
Rural 186 15.0 1.2 12.7 17.4
Densely-settled rural 370 18.2 1.0 16.3 20.2
Semi-Urban 316 16.6 1.0 14.6 18.6
Urban 940 14.7 0.5 13.7 15.7
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 156 15.0 1.3 12.5 17.4
No diabetes 1762 15.8 0.4 15.0 16.6
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 160 14.4 1.2 12.0 16.8
No current asthma 1740 15.8 0.4 15.0 16.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Yes 327 11.7 0.7 10.3 13.1
No 1582 16.6 0.4 15.7 17.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 314 24.9 1.4 22.2 27.6
<14 days mental health NOT good 1571 14.5 0.4 13.8 15.3
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 588 24.9 1.0 22.8 26.9
Non-smoker 1209 13.1 0.4 12.3 13.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 502 15.1 0.7 13.6 16.5
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 522 14.3 0.7 13.0 15.7
Obese, BMI>=30 617 15.3 0.7 14.0 16.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Yes 1086 13.4 0.4 12.5 14.2
No 570 20.3 0.9 18.6 22.1
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 98 7.2 0.8 5.6 8.9
Did not serve on active duty 1806 16.5 0.4 15.7 17.3

Numerator: Respondents aged 18-64 years without health care coverage.
 
Denominator: All respondents aged 18-64 years, excluding unknowns and refusals.