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Table 137d: Education - Adults who do not use Web for health information, by education, United States, 2001

  Total Less than high school graduate High school graduate At least some college
Population group Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total 56.0 0.9 87.9 1.6 67.5 1.6 40.3 1.2
Age                
18-44 45.3 1.2 78.7 3.1 59.2 2.3 30.7 1.5
45-64 56.7 1.6 94.0 1.8 67.7 2.9 41.1 2.2
65 and over 88.6 1.4 95.8 1.7 92.8 2.2 80.3 2.8
Gender                
Male 57.1 1.4 89.7 2.3 70.4 2.5 41.0 1.8
Female 55.0 1.2 86.5 2.2 65.2 2.0 39.6 1.5
Ethnicity                
Non-Hispanic 71.5 2.0 92.2 1.9 66.4 4.1 50.2 3.8
Hispanic 53.9 1.0 85.9 2.1 67.4 1.7 39.5 1.2
Race                
White 54.8 1.1 87.2 2.1 66.8 1.9 39.4 1.4
Black or African American 64.1 2.0 89.5 2.9 71.7 3.2 45.6 3.1
Asian 48.1 3.2 * * 65.5 8.1 38.6 3.4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 58.4 12.1 * * * * * *
American Indian or Alaska Native 56.4 9.1 * * * * * *
Family income                
< 100% of poverty level 71.3 2.6 86.5 3.3 76.0 4.4 46.5 5.0
100-199% of poverty level 63.8 2.0 88.3 2.9 65.6 3.3 47.1 3.3
200-399% of poverty level 53.4 1.8 84.5 4.2 62.6 3.0 41.2 2.3
≥ 400% of poverty level 38.2 1.7 76.5 11.1 59.6 4.2 31.7 1.8
Residence location                
Urban 53.7 1.5 92.2 1.6 62.7 2.8 37.4 1.9
Suburban 53.3 1.4 87.2 2.9 67.5 2.4 39.9 1.7
Rural 65.8 2.0 83.7 3.5 73.0 3.1 47.8 3.3

*Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: Standard error

Note: The population categories used in this table are as reported from the source of the data (see below).

Source: Commonwealth Fund Health Care Quality Survey.

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