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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005

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Table 178c
People under age 65 with any private health insurancea, by family incomeb, United States, 2003
Population group Total Negative/poor Near poor/low Middle High
Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total   68.8 0.4 23.9 1.1 42.1 0.9 77.1 0.5 92.5 0.3
Age (not age adjusted) 0-17 63.0 0.6 14.1 1.1 39.4 1.3 79.6 0.9 94.1 0.5
18-44 67.7 0.4 31.7 2.0 43.2 1.0 74.9 0.7 90.5 0.4
45-64 77.3 0.4 21.3 1.6 43.5 1.5 78.2 0.8 94.1 0.4
Race AI/AN only 46.6 3.5 * * 36.7 7.0 60.2 7.0 81.7 6.4
Asian only 71.3 1.7 35.2 5.4 41.9 5.5 78.1 2.8 93.8 1.4
NHOPI only 71.1 5.9 * * * * * * * *
Black only 55.7 0.9 16.6 1.7 43.7 1.8 73.5 1.4 88.0 1.4
White only 71.2 0.4 25.7 1.4 42.3 1.1 77.8 0.6 92.9 0.3
Multiple races 57.8 2.0 17.3 4.5 27.8 4.5 75.3 3.3 89.0 2.5
Ethnicity Hispanic (all races) 43.3 0.8 11.7 1.0 31.3 1.7 63.9 1.5 87.6 1.2
Non-Hispanic, all races 73.4 0.4 28.1 1.4 45.8 1.0 79.2 0.6 92.8 0.3
Non-Hispanic, Black 56.2 1.0 16.9 1.7 43.9 1.9 74.1 1.5 88.3 1.4
Non-Hispanic, White 77.5 0.4 33.3 1.9 47.3 1.3 80.3 0.6 93.2 0.3
Gender Female 68.6 0.4 22.5 1.3 42.8 1.0 78.8 0.6 93.2 0.4
Male 68.9 0.4 25.8 1.3 41.3 1.1 75.4 0.6 91.8 0.4
Education (age 25 and over) Less than high school 39.5 0.8 10.8 1.1 30.6 1.6 60.8 1.6 83.2 1.8
High school graduate 69.4 0.5 22.1 1.7 46.1 1.4 77.5 0.9 89.3 0.7
At least some college 83.9 0.3 35.3 2.1 51.6 1.4 82.0 0.7 94.0 0.3
Residence location Urban 67.8 0.4 23.3 1.3 40.9 1.0 76.0 0.7 92.3 0.4
Rural 71.4 0.8 25.1 2.2 45.1 1.8 79.8 1.0 92.8 0.6

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population, except where indicated.

b 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.

* 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.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.

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