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 961 15.9 0.6 14.8 17.0
GENDER
Male 486 16.8 0.8 15.2 18.4
Female 475 15.0 0.8 13.4 16.5
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 209 43.5 2.5 38.5 48.5
Non-Hispanic 741 12.2 0.5 11.2 13.2
RACE
White only 766 13.7 0.6 12.6 14.8
Black or African American only 61 26.2 3.2 19.9 32.6
Other race only 37 15.5 2.7 10.2 20.9
More than one race 28 18.5 3.7 11.4 25.7
EDUCATION
Less than high school 170 45.4 2.9 39.8 51.0
High school graduate or G.E.D 371 20.4 1.1 18.3 22.6
Some college 285 12.5 0.8 10.9 14.1
College graduate 125 4.2 0.4 3.3 5.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 174 41.6 2.9 36.0 47.2
$15,000 to $24,999 279 37.1 2.0 33.1 41.1
$25,000 to $34,999 122 22.3 2.2 18.1 26.6
$35,000 to $49,999 80 10.6 1.4 7.8 13.3
$50,000 or more 128 4.0 0.4 3.2 4.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 582 13.6 0.6 12.4 14.9
Out of work 125 41.4 3.4 34.7 48.1
Homemaker/Student 138 21.2 1.9 17.5 24.9
Retired 24 4.8 1.3 2.3 7.2
Unable to work 69 17.0 2.1 12.8 21.2
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 122 19.0 1.9 15.3 22.6
1 to less than 20 hours 56 18.7 2.7 13.5 23.9
20 hours to less than 40 hours 185 20.9 1.6 17.7 24.1
40 hours or more 333 10.8 0.7 9.5 12.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 408 11.6 0.6 10.3 12.9
Divorced/Seperated 219 21.8 1.6 18.7 24.9
Widowed 35 20.2 3.9 12.6 27.8
Never married 299 22.5 1.4 19.8 25.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 276 23.5 1.5 20.6 26.4
Living without a disability 619 13.6 0.6 12.4 14.8
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 62 19.8 2.5 14.8 24.8
Rural 103 17.0 1.8 13.5 20.6
Densely-settled rural 188 18.5 1.4 15.8 21.3
Semi-Urban 144 13.1 1.2 10.7 15.5
Urban 464 15.5 0.8 13.9 17.0
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 76 15.2 1.9 11.5 18.9
No diabetes 884 15.9 0.6 14.8 17.1
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 89 14.5 1.7 11.3 17.8
No current asthma 869 16.1 0.6 14.9 17.3
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 162 10.4 0.9 8.6 12.3
No arthritis 797 17.2 0.7 15.9 18.4
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 164 24.8 2.0 20.9 28.7
<14 days mental health NOT good 773 14.6 0.6 13.4 15.7
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 327 26.8 1.5 23.8 29.7
Non-smoker 566 12.8 0.6 11.6 14.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 266 14.6 1.0 12.7 16.6
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 271 14.1 1.0 12.2 16.0
Obese, BMI>=30 284 14.8 1.0 12.9 16.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 647 13.7 0.6 12.6 14.9
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 313 23.8 1.4 21.0 26.6
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 66 10.0 1.3 7.4 12.6
Did not serve on active duty 882 16.3 0.6 15.1 17.5

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