The Uninsured in the March 1997 Current Population Survey. Health Status

11/18/1997

  • The probability of being uninsured did not vary much by the respondent’s own assessment of health status in 1996.
  • The highest probability of being uninsured was among those who indicated that they enjoyed "good" health.
  • The lowest probabilities were among those who said they were in "poor" or "excellent" health.