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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 211c
People under age 65 with any private health insurance,a by family income,b United States, 2005
Population group Total Negative/poor Near poor/low Middle High
Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total   68.2 0.4 21.4 0.9 44.7 0.8 74.8 0.5 90.6 0.3
Age 0-17 62.1 0.6 14.2 0.9 41.4 1.1 76.6 0.8 92.5 0.5
18-44 66.6 0.4 26.8 1.4 45.0 1.0 72.2 0.7 88.1 0.4
45-64 76.9 0.4 23.7 1.4 49.7 1.3 77.2 0.7 92.4 0.3
Race AI/AN only 43.0 3.9 * * 28.4 7.1 56.2 5.8 78.7 6.2
Asian only 72.2 1.4 33.1 5.4 54.7 4.1 74.8 2.7 87.4 1.6
NHOPI only 63.8 10.0 * * * * 62.1 14.8 * *
Black only 52.9 0.9 14.0 1.2 42.7 1.7 70.0 1.4 85.8 1.3
White only 70.9 0.4 23.7 1.2 45.0 0.9 75.8 0.6 91.4 0.3
Multiple races 57.6 2.3 10.2 2.8 36.8 4.7 70.1 4.7 87.1 3.2
Ethnicity Hispanic, all races 42.4 0.8 11.8 1.0 31.5 1.2 57.9 1.3 82.0 1.6
Non-Hispanic, all races 73.0 0.4 25.4 1.2 49.1 1.0 77.8 0.6 91.3 0.3
Non-Hispanic, Black 53.1 0.9 14.1 1.2 42.6 1.7 70.6 1.4 85.9 1.2
Non-Hispanic, White 77.3 0.4 31.5 1.7 51.4 1.2 79.5 0.6 92.1 0.3
Gender Male 68.0 0.4 21.4 1.1 43.4 0.9 73.2 0.6 89.8 0.3
Female 68.4 0.4 21.3 1.0 46.0 0.9 76.4 0.6 91.5 0.4
Education, ages 25-64 Less than high school 39.0 0.8 10.9 0.9 32.5 1.2 57.6 1.4 78.5 1.7
High school graduate 68.3 0.6 21.0 1.2 47.7 1.2 74.6 0.8 88.4 0.6
At least some college 83.4 0.3 33.8 1.7 56.6 1.2 81.8 0.6 92.8 0.3
Residence locationc Large central metro 63.3 0.6 18.1 1.2 41.1 1.2 70.8 1.0 89.9 0.5
Large fringe metro 77.2 0.7 30.0 2.7 48.5 2.0 76.9 1.1 92.5 0.5
Medium metro 67.0 1.0 21.0 2.0 43.9 1.9 75.3 1.3 90.0 0.7
Small metro 67.0 1.6 24.2 3.0 46.2 2.5 76.6 1.9 88.1 1.6
Micropolitan (nonmetro) 65.8 1.4 17.8 2.7 47.0 2.8 77.5 1.7 90.5 1.1
Noncore (nonmetro) 63.2 1.6 19.6 2.9 47.7 3.2 74.3 2.0 88.3 1.7

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.

* 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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