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Table 89c: Income - Persons age 65 and over with any private health insurance, by family income, United States, 2000a

  Total < 100% of poverty level 100-199% of poverty level 200-399% of poverty level ≥ 400% of poverty level
Population group % SE % SE % SE % SE % SE
                     
Total 63.1 0.6 30.3 2 53.7 1.3 73.7 1.2 75.1 1.4
                     
Race                    
American Indian or Alaska Native only * * * * * * * * * *
Asian only 43.3 4.1 * * * * * * 62.4 7.6
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * * * * * *
Black or African American only 35.6 1.8 14.5 2.9 27.6 3.1 54.4 4.9 69.6 5.9
White only 66.9 0.7 36.2 2.3 59.2 1.5 76.1 1.3 76.2 1.5
More than one race 63.1 7.2 * * * * * * * *
                     
Ethnicity                    
Hispanic 23.4 1.9 7.4 1.7 16.7 2.9 31.7 4.9 42.5 8.3
Non-Hispanic 65.5 0.7 34 2.2 56.6 1.4 75.6 1.3 76.3 1.5
Black or African American only 35.6 1.8 14 2.9 27.4 3.2 54.3 4.9 69.6 5.9
White only 69.1 0.7 41.7 2.6 61.7 1.5 77.8 1.3 77.3 1.5
                     
Gender                    
Male 62.2 0.7 31.3 2.2 56.9 1.4 73.9 1.4 72.9 1.6
Female 64.3 0.8 27.6 2.8 48.4 1.9 73.6 1.5 77.1 1.8
                     
Education (age 25 and over)                    
Less than high school graduate 50.9 1.1 23.4 2.4 48.4 1.8 67 2.5 66.4 3.8
High school graduate 67.6 1 46.8 3.9 58.7 2.3 76.1 1.8 72 2.9
At least some college 72.8 0.9 34.5 4.7 59.4 2.8 77.2 1.8 78.3 1.7
                     
Residence location                    
Urban (MSA) 61 0.7 29.5 2.2 49.3 1.6 71.5 1.5 73.6 1.7
Rural (Non-MSA) 68.6 1.2 32.3 3.8 62.4 2.1 79.5 2 80 3

aMeasure is age adjusted.

*Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.*Persons of Hispanic origin may be of any race.

Key: SE: Standard error; MSA: Metropolitan Statistical Area

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

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.

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