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During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have any health insurance or coverage?*


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1970 161   8.3  ( 7.0- 9.9) 1809  91.7  (90.1-93.0)
GENDER      
Male  782  47   6.7  ( 4.9- 9.0)  735  93.3  (91.0-95.1)
Female 1188 114   9.8  ( 8.0-12.1) 1074  90.2  (87.9-92.0)
RACE      
White 1533 121   8.5  ( 6.9-10.3) 1412  91.5  (89.7-93.1)
African American  366  34   7.8  ( 5.3-11.3)  332  92.2  (88.7-94.7)
AGE      
18-24  197  30  14.9  ( 9.8-22.1)  167  85.1  (77.9-90.2)
25-34  445  51  11.8  ( 8.9-15.5)  394  88.2  (84.5-91.1)
35-44  526  39   6.4  ( 4.5- 8.9)  487  93.6  (91.1-95.5)
45-54  458  28   5.6  ( 3.8- 8.3)  430  94.4  (91.7-96.2)
55-64  299  11   3.5  ( 1.8- 6.6)  288  96.5  (93.4-98.2)
65+   34   2   4.9  ( 1.2-18.1)   32  95.1  (81.9-98.8)
EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S.  158  21  12.2  ( 7.3-19.6)  137  87.8  (80.4-92.7)
H.S. or G.E.D.  613  72  12.1  ( 9.3-15.6)  541  87.9  (84.4-90.7)
Some Post-H.S.  551  32   5.0  ( 3.4- 7.2)  519  95.0  (92.8-96.6)
College Graduate  646  36   6.3  ( 4.3- 9.1)  610  93.7  (90.9-95.7)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000   83  18  19.5  (11.8-30.5)   65  80.5  (69.5-88.2)
$15,000- 24,999  282  42  16.7  (11.8-23.3)  240  83.3  (76.7-88.2)
$25,000- 34,999  308  32  10.5  ( 7.3-14.8)  276  89.5  (85.2-92.7)
$35,000- 49,999  366  26   6.6  ( 4.4- 9.9)  340  93.4  (90.1-95.6)
$50,000+  699  27   3.9  ( 2.4- 6.0)  672  96.1  (94.0-97.6)

*Asked to respondents who reported having health care coverage other than Medicare.
#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.