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2004 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 3.1a: Percent of persons who have a specific source of ongoing care, United States, 2000-2001

  2001 2000
Population group Percenta Standard error Percenta Standard error
Total 88.2 0.2 87.1 0.2
Age (not age adjusted)        
    0-17 94.2 0.3 93.0 0.3
    18-44 80.2 0.4 79.2 0.4
    45-64 90.7 0.3 89.5 0.4
    65 and over 96.2 0.3 95.6 0.3
Race        
    Single race        
      American Indian or Alaska Native only 88.8 2.4 86.6 2.3
      Asian or Pacific Islander only 86.3 1.1 84.9 1.0
        Asian only 86.6 1.1 84.6 1.0
        Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 77.6 6.0 DSU DSU
      Black or African American only 88.3 0.5 86.0 0.5
      White only 88.8 0.3 87.9 0.3
    More than one race 84.9 1.8 84.7 1.8
Ethnicity        
    Hispanic 76.9 0.7 76.1 0.8
    Non-Hispanic 89.9 0.2 88.7 0.2
      Black or African American 88.4 0.6 86.1 0.5
      White 90.4 0.2 89.4 0.3
Gender        
    Male 85.1 0.3 83.8 0.3
    Female 91.2 0.2 90.4 0.2
Health insurance        
    Persons under 65 years 92.5 0.2 91.7 0.2
      Private 92.8 0.2 91.8 0.3
      Public 91.4 0.6 91.9 0.6
      Uninsured 59.6 0.8 59.1 0.8
    Persons 65 years and over 96.2 0.3 95.6 0.3
      Medicare + any private 97.2 0.3 97.1 0.3
      Medicare + any public 96.2 0.8 94.6 1.0
      Medicare only 94.6 0.6 93.1 0.8
Family income        
    < 100% of poverty level 79.6 0.8 79.6 0.8
    100-199% of poverty level 82.2 0.6 80.7 0.6
    200-399% of poverty level 89.4 0.4 88.5 0.4
    ≥400% of poverty level 93.5 0.3 92.3 0.3
    Unknown 86.4 0.4 85.6 0.5
Education (persons age 25 and over)        
    Less than high school 77.7 0.7 77.4 0.8
    High school graduate 87.2 0.4 85.2 0.5
    At least some college 91.0 0.3 89.9 0.3
Residence location        
    MSA 87.6 0.2 86.8 0.2
    Non-MSA 89.8 0.4 88.2 0.5

a Percents are age adjusted to the US 2000 standard population.

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

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

 

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