Indicators of Welfare Dependence: Annual Report to Congress, 2002. Economic Security Risk Factor 9. Lack of Health Insurance

03/01/2002

Figure ECON 9. Percentage of Persons without Health Insurance, by Income: 2000

Figure ECON 9. Percentage of Persons without Health Insurance, by Income: 2000

Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Current Population Survey, March 2001.

Table ECON 9. Percentage of Persons without Health Insurance, by Income and Selected Characteristics: 2000

  All Persons Poor Persons
All Persons 14.0 29.5
Male 14.9 32.3
Female 13.1 27.5
Ethnic Origin
White 12.9 31.0
Black 18.5 24.5
Hispanic 32.0 43.0
Education
No H.S. Diploma 26.6 36.5
H.S. Graduate, no college 16.4 33.4
College Graduate 7.1 31.2
Age
Age 18 and under 11.6 21.5
Ages 18-24 27.3 46.6
Ages 25-34 21.2 46.3
Ages 35-44 15.5 42.1
Ages 45-64 12.6 31.0
Age 65 and over 0.7 2.4

Note: "Poor persons" are defined as those with total family incomes at or below the poverty rate. Persons of Hispanic ethnicity may be of any race.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, “Health Insurance Coverage: 2000,” Current Population Reports, Series P60-215, 2001.

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