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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Table 123a: People age 65 and over with any private health insurancea, by race, United States, 2001

      Single Race Only    
  Total AI/AN Asian NHOPI Black White > 1 Race
Population group Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
                             
Total 62.7 0.7 31.8 8.2 40.9 3.9 * * 37.6 1.9 66.4 0.7 50.0 5.6
                             
Gender                            
    Female 61.9 0.8 * * 37.1 4.6 * * 35.7 2.0 66.0 0.8 * *
    Male 63.8 0.8 * * 46.1 5.4 * * 40.0 2.7 66.9 0.9 * *
                             
Family income                            
    < 100% of poverty level 27.8 1.9 * * * * * * 16.6 3.0 33.3 2.5 * *
    100-199% of poverty level 54.3 1.5 * * * * * * 31.4 3.6 59.2 1.6 * *
    200-399% of poverty level 71.8 1.2 * * * * * * 51.0 5.3 73.9 1.2 * *
    ≥ 400% of poverty level 77.2 1.4 * * 40.2 8.0 * * 65.6 7.5 78.9 1.4 * *
                             
Education (age 25 and over)                            
    Less than high school graduate 51.4 1.1 * * 27.1 6.5 * * 28.4 2.3 57.4 1.2 * *
    High school graduate 67.1 1.0 * * 44.6 7.2 * * 44.7 4.0 69.4 1.1 * *
    At least some college 72.8 1.1 * * 49.8 5.6 * * 54.6 3.5 74.5 1.1 * *
                             
Residence location                            
    Urban (MSA) 60.8 0.8 * * 40.8 4.0 * * 39.1 2.0 64.6 0.9 54.6 6.8
    Rural (Non-MSA) 68.4 1.3 * * * * * * 29.7 4.5 71.4 1.3 * *
                             

aPercents are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

*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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