CHARACTERISTICS OF THE NONELDERLY AND PRE MEDICARE POPULATION UNITED by klcarter

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									              CHARACTERISTICS OF THE NONELDERLY
              AND PRE-MEDICARE POPULATION, 1999 -
                        UNITED STATES

                        Nonelderly         % Distribution
                                                                   Uninsured         % Distribution         % Uninsured
                        Population         of Nonelderly
                                                                   (millions)        of Uninsured             (rated)
                         (millions)         Population
    Total-
                           240.7                100.0%                 42.1               100.0%                 17.5%
  Nonelderly

Adults (19-64)             164.4                 68.3%                 31.3                74.4%                 14.1%

 Male (55-64)               11.1                 4.6%                   1.4                 3.4%                 12.9%

Female (55-64)              12.3                 5.1%                   2.0                 4.7%                 16.0%

 Total (55-64)              23.4                 9.7%                   3.4                 8.0%                 14.3%




      CHARACTERISTICS OF THE NONELDERLY LOW-
     INCOME UNINSURED (LESS THAN 200% FPL), 1999 -
                  UNITED STATES

                        Nonelderly         % Distribution
                                                                   Uninsured         % Distribution         % Uninsured
                        Population         of Nonelderly
                                                                   (millions)        of Uninsured             (rated)
                         (millions)         Population
    Total-
  Nonelderly                81.7                100.0%                 27.5               100.0%                 33.6%
 Low- Income

Adults (19-64)              49.5                 60.6%                 19.7                71.7%                 39.8%

 Male (55-64)                2.5                 3.0%                   0.7                 2.6%                 29.4%

Female (55-64)               3.9                 4.5%                   1.0                 3.8%                 28.5%

 Total (55-64)               6.4                 7.8%                   1.7                 6.2%                 16.6%




Source:
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. (2000, December). Health Insurance Coverage in America 1999 Data Update. The Henry J.
Kaiser Family Foundation. [On-Line]. Available HTTP: www.kff.org/content/2001/2222/2222.pdf [2001, June 19]

								
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