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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2006

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Table 197b
People under age 65 with any private health insurance,a by ethnicity, United States, 2004
        Non-Hispanic Hispanic, all races
    Total All races White Black
Population group Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total 68.8 0.4 73.7 0.4 77.9 0.4 54.6 0.9 41.7 0.8
Age 0-17 63.2 0.6 69.6 0.7 76.3 0.7 45.5 1.3 36.1 1.0
18-44 67.3 0.4 72.4 0.4 75.7 0.5 56.2 1.0 41.9 0.9
45-64 77.1 0.4 79.3 0.4 82.0 0.4 65.0 1.2 53.8 1.1
Gender Female 68.9 0.4 73.5 0.4 78.0 0.5 54.7 1.0 42.0 0.8
Male 68.7 0.4 73.9 0.4 77.8 0.5 54.4 1.0 41.5 0.8
Family incomeb Negative/poor 21.8 0.9 25.9 1.2 31.6 1.6 16.2 1.5 12.2 0.9
Near poor/low 45.7 0.9 51.1 1.0 54.1 1.2 42.4 1.6 30.3 1.3
Middle 75.8 0.5 78.5 0.5 80.5 0.6 70.8 1.4 59.0 1.4
High 90.8 0.3 91.3 0.3 91.9 0.3 87.1 1.2 83.3 1.1
Education, age 25 and over Less than high school 39.4 0.8 46.2 1.1 50.8 1.4 33.6 2.0 29.4 1.1
High school graduate 69.8 0.5 72.0 0.6 75.1 0.6 58.2 1.3 52.4 1.2
At least some college 83.5 0.3 84.6 0.3 86.3 0.3 74.2 1.0 69.8 1.0
Residence location Urban 67.5 0.4 73.6 0.4 78.8 0.5 54.6 1.0 41.6 0.8
Rural 72.2 0.8 73.8 0.9 76.0 0.8 54.4 2.5 42.7 2.6

a Estimates are not adjusted.

b Negative/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. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of persons were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.

Key: SE: standard error.

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

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