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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Figure 3.6a

Adults without problems getting referral to a specialist in the past year by race and ethnicity stratified by income, 2001.

Bar chart. By race and income: white poor, 69 percent, black poor, 66 percent; white near poor, 77 percent, black near poor, 77 percent; white high income, 83 percent, black high income, 81 percent.

Source: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, 2001.

Reference population: Civilian, noninstitutionalized people age 18 and over.

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