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Table 94b: Ethnicity - Persons in fair or poor health who have a specific source of ongoing care, by ethnicity, United States, 2000a

          Non-Hispanic
  Total Hispanicb Totalc Black or
African American
White
Population group % SE % SE % SE % SE % SE
                     
Total 87.4 0.8 76.6 2.2 89.6 0.8 86.1 1.8 90.8 1
                     
Age (not age adjusted)                    
0-17 91.5 2.2 82.4 5.6 93.7 2.2 90 5.1 95.4 2.2
18-44 80.3 1.4 64.4 3.4 83.6 1.6 79.8 3.5 84.9 1.9
45-64 90.8 0.9 83 2.8 91.9 0.8 87.3 2.2 93 0.9
65 and over 96.1 0.6 92.5 3.3 96.5 0.6 96 1 96.5 0.6
                     
Gender                    
Female 89.5 1.3 81.6 3.2 91.1 1.3 85.9 2.8 93.4 1.1
Male 84 1.2 70.6 3 86.9 1.3 83.2 3.1 87.7 1.6
                     
Health insurance                    
Under age 65 93.6 0.8 89.9 2.2 94.2 0.9 91.2 2.1 95.4 0.9
Private 94 1.1 92.3 2.2 94.2 1.2 93.3 2.5 94.6 1.5
Public 93.2 1.2 88.5 3.4 94.1 1.2 90.4 2.6 95.9 1.1
Uninsured 62.7 3.2 51.3 4.3 67 4 67.9 5.6 65.7 4.9
Age 65 and over 96.1 0.6 92.2 3.5 96.4 0.6 96 1 96.3 0.7
Medicare and any private 97.9 0.5 * * 97.8 0.6 99.1 0.9 97.6 0.6
Medicare and any public 93.8 1.6 91.4 4 94.3 1.8 95.8 1.9 93.7 2.4
Medicare only 94.8 1.4 95.7 4 94.9 1.5 94.6 2.1 94.8 1.9
                     
Family income                    
< 100% of poverty level 85.3 1.6 75.7 3.3 87.4 1.8 83.7 2.6 90.1 2.1
100-199% of poverty level 85.3 1.6 73.1 4.2 88.8 1.7 82.7 3.5 91.5 1.9
200-399% of poverty level 89 1.8 82 4.8 90.3 1.8 89.1 4.3 90.4 2.1
≥ 400% of poverty level 94.7 1 * * 95 1 99.2 0.8 95.2 1.2
                     
Education (age 25 and over)                    
Less than high school graduate 82.7 1.5 71.8 2.9 86.8 1.7 88.4 2.2 86.6 2
High school graduate 87.6 1.6 87.5 3 87.4 1.7 86.8 2.7 87.7 2.1
At least some college 92 1.1 88.5 3.3 92.4 1.1 89.5 2.8 93.8 1.4
                     
Residence location                    
Urban (MSA) 87 0.9 77.5 2.3 89.7 1 87.3 1.9 91.1 1
Rural (Non-MSA) 88.5 1.7 68.4 7.1 89.5 1.7 78.1 4.1 90.8 1.7

aMeasure is age adjusted.

bPersons of Hispanic origin may be of any race.

cIncludes persons of other races not shown.

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

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; 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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