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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 210b
People under age 65 with public health insurance only,a by ethnicity, United States, 2005
Population group Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic, all races
All races White Black
Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total   31.5 0.4 26.8 0.4 22.6 0.4 46.1 0.9 56.9 0.8
Age 0-17 37.7 0.6 31.6 0.6 24.9 0.7 57.0 1.3 62.7 1.0
18-44 33.0 0.4 28.1 0.5 24.7 0.5 43.4 1.0 56.7 0.8
45-64 22.9 0.4 20.6 0.4 17.9 0.4 35.4 1.1 45.2 1.1
Gender Male 31.7 0.4 26.8 0.4 22.8 0.5 46.5 1.0 57.1 0.8
Female 31.3 0.4 26.8 0.4 22.4 0.5 45.7 1.0 56.8 0.8
Family incomeb Negative/poor 77.7 0.9 73.7 1.2 67.9 1.7 84.5 1.2 87.1 1.0
Near poor/low 54.7 0.8 50.3 1.0 48.2 1.2 56.3 1.7 67.9 1.2
Middle 25.0 0.5 22.1 0.6 20.4 0.6 28.8 1.4 41.7 1.3
High 9.3 0.3 8.7 0.3 7.8 0.3 13.9 1.2 17.7 1.5
Education, ages 25-64 Less than high school 60.6 0.8 54.3 1.0 50.7 1.3 65.3 1.7 69.4 1.1
High school graduate 31.5 0.5 29.4 0.6 26.0 0.7 41.3 1.3 47.0 1.3
At least some college 16.5 0.3 15.4 0.3 13.7 0.3 26.6 1.0 30.3 1.1
Residence locationc Large central metro 36.2 0.6 28.6 0.7 20.2 0.8 47.0 1.3 56.1 1.0
Large fringe metro 22.6 0.7 18.8 0.6 15.7 0.6 35.3 1.9 52.5 1.9
Medium metro 32.7 1.0 28.5 1.1 24.7 1.2 53.8 2.1 60.3 1.7
Small metro 32.7 1.5 30.1 1.5 26.3 1.5 53.4 3.0 59.1 2.7
Micropolitan (nonmetro) 34.0 1.4 31.4 1.4 29.0 1.5 48.7 4.1 62.3 4.0
Noncore (nonmetro) 36.5 1.5 34.9 1.5 32.7 1.6 51.5 2.6 74.8 4.3

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.

c For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

Key: SE: standard error.

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

 

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