America's Children in Poverty: A New Look at Who's Poor Under the Supplemental Poverty Measure. Table A-4. Statistics on Other Characteristics in Calendar Year 2010

12/01/2013

Any Health Coverage 82.9% 88.7% 83.8% 84.9% 83.1%
Sample Size N = 7,666 N = 4,286 N = 1,828 N = 11,952 N = 9,494
Private Health Coverage 16.7% 15.9% 51.4% 16.4% 22.9%
Public Health Coverage 70.5% 80.0% 40.4% 73.7% 65.1%
Any elderly in unit 4.4% 2.6% 9.4% 3.8% 5.3%
% with a Poor Health PU member 8.9% 6.9% 11.6% 8.2% 9.4%
Health Status of Sickest Member 2.84 2.79 2.84 2.82 2.84
Health Status of Child 1.88 1.89 1.82 1.89 1.87
           
% with two parents (vs one) 45.00% 45.80% 63.10% 45.30% 48.30%
% with no parents (vs 1 or 2) 6.50% 9.90% 5.70% 7.60% 6.30%
           
White 30.2% 37.1% 39.5% 32.5% 31.8%
Black 23.6% 26.7% 15.7% 24.7% 22.2%
Hispanic 38.6% 28.2% 34.9% 35.1% 37.9%
           
New England 2.7% 3.2% 6.5% 2.9% 3.4%
Mid Atlantic 10.8% 10.1% 11.1% 10.6% 10.9%
East North Central 15.0% 16.1% 11.4% 15.4% 14.4%
West North Central 4.5% 7.2% 2.5% 5.4% 4.1%
South Atlantic 19.1% 16.6% 16.4% 18.3% 18.6%
East South Central 5.6% 9.9% 2.5% 7.0% 5.0%
West South Central 14.4% 18.9% 10.6% 16.0% 13.8%
Mountain 7.8% 7.4% 6.7% 7.7% 7.6%
Pacific 20.1% 10.5% 32.2% 16.8% 22.3%
           
Owners with mortgage 17.7% 17.2% 39.6% 17.6% 21.6%
Owners without mortgage 12.7% 16.1% 6.7% 13.9% 11.6%
Renters 69.6% 66.7% 53.8% 68.6% 66.8%
           
Cohabitor in HH 12.70% 22.80% 5.00% 16.20% 9.50%
Mean Number Adults SPM Unit 1.94 1.84 2.42 1.91 2.02
Mean Number Children SPM Unit 2.73 2.99 2.11 2.82 2.62

 

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