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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Table 223d: Education - People in community health centers who have a usual source of care, by educationa, 2002

  Total Less than high school graduate High school graduate At least some college
Population group Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
                 
Total 98.5 0.4 99.4 0.3 96.6 1.5 97.7 1.1
                 
Age                
    0-17 99.8 0.2 99.8 0.2 * * * *
    18-44 97.1 0.9 99.0 0.6 94.8 2.2 96.3 1.8
    45-64 99.5 0.5 99.0 1.0 100.0 0.0 99.8 0.2
    65 and over 100.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 * * 100.0 0.0
                 
Gender                
    Male 98.2 0.8 99.9 0.2 93.1 4.2 97.0 2.1
    Female 98.6 0.5 99.1 0.4 97.8 1.5 98.2 0.9
                 
Race                
    White 98.4 0.6 99.2 0.5 96.6 2.1 98.1 1.1
    Black 97.9 1.0 99.6 0.3 95.1 3.7 95.5 3.3
    Asian or Pacific Islander 99.2 0.9 98.7 1.4 * * * *
    American Indian or Alaska Native * * * * * * * *
                 
Ethnicity                
    Non-Hispanic                
      White 98.3 0.7 99.6 0.4 96.2 2.3 98.3 1.0
      Black 97.9 1.0 99.6 0.3 95.4 3.7 95.5 3.3
    Hispanic 98.9 0.5 99.1 0.6 98.6 0.9 97.5 1.9
                 
Family incomeb                
    Negative or poor 98.9 0.6 99.6 0.3 96.4 2.1 99.6 0.4
    Near poor/low 99.3 0.4 99.5 0.5 98.9 1.1 99.3 0.5
    Middle 95.4 2.3 100.0 0.0 92.6 6.4 92.6 4.3
    High 100.0 0.0 * * * * 100.0 0.0
                 
Insurance coverage                
    Under age 65                
      Any private 98.8 0.8 98.7 1.3 98.5 1.5 99.2 0.6
      Public only 99.5 0.3 99.8 0.2 98.7 1.1 98.5 1.4
      Uninsured 97.1 1.0 99.0 0.7 94.5 3.1 96.5 1.9
    Age 65 and over                
      Medicare only 100.0 0.0 * * * * * *
      Medicare and private 100.0 0.0 * * * * * *
      Medicare and other public 100.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 * * * *
                 
Residence location                
    MSA 97.8 0.6 98.6 0.5 96.2 2.5 96.6 1.9
    Non-MSA 99.2 0.5 99.9 0.1 97.0 1.8 99.4 0.5
                 

aPersons age 18 and over. Less than high school graduate refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

bNegative 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.

*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: Health Resources and Services Administration, 2002 Community Health Center User Survey.

 

 

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