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Table 213B_b
People under age 65 who were uninsured all year during the past year, by ethnicity and Hispanic origin, California, 2005
Population group Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic
Total White Black Total Mexican Puerto Rican Central American South American
Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total   11.1 0.2 7.1 0.2 5.8 0.2 6.9 0.8 17.8 0.5 18.4 0.6 * * 25.2 2.1 13.9 2.7
Age 0-17 3.6 0.3 1.8 0.2 1.4 0.2 * * 5.6 0.5 6.0 0.6 * * * * * *
18-44 16.2 0.5 9.6 0.4 7.9 0.4 10.8 1.6 25.8 0.9 26.5 1.0 * * 32.1 3.1 17.3 4.4
45-64 11.3 0.4 8.1 0.3 6.3 0.3 9.0 1.5 22.6 1.3 23.3 1.5 * * 32.4 4.9 * *
Family incomea Negative/poor 22.2 0.9 16.2 1.3 15.9 1.6 9.9 2.4 24.9 1.1 25.7 1.2 * * 29.3 4.0 * *
Near poor/low 20.3 0.7 15.7 0.9 14.0 1.0 9.4 1.9 23.4 1.1 22.7 1.2 * * 35.5 4.0 35.1 7.8
Middle 11.1 0.6 10.1 0.7 9.8 0.8 * * 12.7 1.2 13.5 1.5 * * 18.4 4.6 * *
High 4.5 0.2 4.0 0.2 3.4 0.2 5.4 1.1 6.6 0.6 6.4 0.7 * * * * * *
Education, ages 18-64 Less than high school 35.4 1.2 22.6 2.2 17.9 2.4 * * 39.0 1.4 38.8 1.5 * * 44.6 4.4 * *
High school graduate 14.8 0.6 11.6 0.6 10.5 0.7 9.5 2.0 20.1 1.2 20.1 1.4 * * 26.6 4.6 * *
At least some college 8.4 0.3 7.1 0.3 5.4 0.3 9.6 1.3 14.0 1.0 14.3 1.3 * * 17.2 3.3 15.4 4.3
Residence location Urban 11.3 0.3 7.1 0.2 5.5 0.2 6.9 0.8 17.9 0.6 18.6 0.6 * * 25.3 2.1 14.4 2.8
Rural 10.0 0.6 7.4 0.5 7.1 0.5 * * 16.1 1.4 17.0 1.5 * * * * * *
English proficiency English only 7.6 0.3 7.4 0.3 6.9 0.3 9.7 1.2 9.2 1.1 8.6 1.3 * * * * * *
Well/very well 14.3 0.6 10.7 0.7 8.4 0.9 14.0 3.9 17.8 1.0 17.8 1.2 * * 22.2 3.6 14.0 4.1
Not well/not at all 38.8 1.2 27.8 2.2 * * * * 41.3 1.4 40.9 1.5 * * 44.0 4.0 38.0 10.1
Born in U.S. Yes 6.2 0.2 5.8 0.2 5.5 0.2 6.5 0.8 7.3 0.4 7.2 0.5 * * 11.0 2.7 * *
No 24.7 0.7 13.3 0.8 9.3 1.2 * * 33.1 1.0 33.9 1.1 * * 32.0 2.7 20.2 4.3

a 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 300 percent of the poverty line; and high, 300 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.

* Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: University of California, Los Angeles, Center for Health Policy Research, California Health Interview Survey.

 

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