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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Table 223a: People in community health centers who have a usual source of care, by race, 2002

  Total White Black
Population group Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
             
Total 98.4 0.4 98.1 0.7 98.2 0.8
             
Age            
    0-17 99.1 0.8 98.5 1.5 100.0 0.0
    18-44 97.1 0.9 96.8 1.3 95.8 2.0
    45-64 99.5 0.5 99.2 0.7 100.0 0.0
    65 and over 100.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 100.0 0.0
             
Gender            
    Male 98.6 0.6 99.3 0.6 95.8 2.1
    Female 98.3 0.6 97.2 1.1 99.7 0.2
             
Family income a            
    Negative or poor 98.6 0.6 98.1 1.0 98.8 1.1
    Near poor/low 99.4 0.3 99.9 0.1 98.0 1.3
    Middle 95.9 2.0 97.2 2.2 91.7 5.6
    High 100.0 0.0        
             
Education b (persons age 18 and over)            
    Less than high school graduate 99.4 0.3 99.2 0.5 99.6 0.3
    High school graduate 96.6 1.5 96.6 2.1 95.1 3.7
    At least some college 97.7 1.1 98.1 1.1 95.5 3.3
             
Insurance coverage            
    Under age 65            
      Any private 98.9 0.7 98.9 1.1 98.8 10.0
      Public only 99.5 0.2 99.3 0.4 99.9 0.2
      Uninsured 96.8 1.0 96.3 1.6 95.4 2.3
    Age 65 and over            
      Medicare only 100.0 0.0 * * * *
      Medicare and private 100.0 0.0 * * * *
      Medicare and other public 100.0 0.0 * * * *
             
Residence location            
    MSA 97.7 0.6 96.0 1.7 98.6 0.8
    Non-MSA 99.3 0.5 99.6 0.2 97.5 1.8
             

a Negative or poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, over the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

b Less than high school graduate refers to fewer than 12 years of education or up to 12th grade but no diploma; high school graduate, 12 years of education or equivalent; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

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

Key: API: Asian or Pacific Islander; AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; 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: Health Resources and Services Administration, 2002 Community Health Center User Survey.

 

 

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