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Table 95c: Income - Persons with a hospital, emergency room, or clinic as source of ongoing care, 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 17.1 0.4 29.5 0.9 23.3 0.8 16.3 0.5 11.7 0.5
                     
Age (not age adjusted)                    
0-17 19.6 0.5 35 1.6 25.2 1.2 15.8 0.7 11.6 0.8
18-44 17.1 0.4 29.9 1.4 23 1 17 0.7 11.6 0.6
45-64 16.1 0.5 26.8 1.8 25.3 1.6 16.9 1 13.1 0.7
65 and over 13.5 0.6 21.2 1.8 17 1.2 14.4 1.2 9.7 1.1
                     
Race                    
American Indian or Alaska Native 42.7 5.2 56.4 7.5 40 7 44.8 6.8 * *
Asian 15.5 1.4 23.9 4.3 26.7 3.9 16 3.1 10.6 1.7
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * * * * * *
Black or African American 24.1 0.8 35.5 1.8 26.8 1.4 20.2 1.7 17.7 2
White 15.3 0.4 25.4 1.2 22 0.9 15.3 0.6 11.2 0.5
More than one race 22.7 2.1 42.5 4.6 24.5 4.9 22.2 4.4 10.7 2.6
                     
Ethnicity                    
Hispanic 22.4 0.7 32.3 1.8 25.5 1.4 18.9 1.3 10.1 1.2
Non-Hispanic 16.3 0.4 28.6 1.1 23 0.9 16 0.6 11.8 0.5
Black or African American 24.1 0.8 35.2 1.8 26.8 1.5 20.1 1.7 17.8 2
White 14.6 0.4 23.8 1.5 21.4 1 15.1 0.6 11.3 0.6
                     
Gender                    
Female 17.4 0.4 31.8 1.1 24 0.9 16.3 0.6 10.8 0.6
Male 16.8 0.4 26.7 1.3 22.8 0.9 16.5 0.7 12.5 0.7
                     
Health insurance                    
Under age 65 16.4 0.4 32 1.3 23.2 0.9 15.6 0.6 11.7 0.5
Private 13 0.4 19.9 1.8 18.2 1 14 0.6 11.1 0.5
Public 37 1 39.7 1.6 36.5 2 35.3 2.7 35.2 4.3
Uninsured 24.4 0.8 29.2 1.7 27.1 1.4 23 1.5 19.2 3
Age 65 and over 13.5 0.6 21.2 1.8 16.9 1.2 14.5 1.2 9.8 1.2
Medicare and any private 11.5 0.7 14.3 2.6 12.4 1.6 13.8 1.3 10.2 1.4
Medicare and any public 30 2.1 27.1 3.3 33.8 3.8 35 7.2 * *
Medicare only 12.8 1 22.2 3.3 16.9 2.1 13.4 2.6 8.7 2.3
                     
Education (age 25 and over)                    
Less than high school graduate 21.9 0.7 29.1 1.5 22.8 1.5 19.6 1.4 14.6 2
High school graduate 15.9 0.6 24.9 1.7 22.8 1.3 14.8 0.9 12.1 1
At least some college 13.5 0.4 25.1 1.9 21.3 1.4 16.6 0.7 11.1 0.5
                     
Residence location                    
Urban (MSA) 16.9 0.4 29.8 1 23.4 0.8 15.7 0.6 11.3 0.6
Rural (Non-MSA) 17.5 0.7 28.4 2.2 23.3 1.6 18 1 12.9 1.1

aMeasure is age adjusted.

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

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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