CPS

Noncash Tables: March 1997 CPS

Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         129
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (ALL RACES)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
    Characteristics                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                       
     ALL RACES                            101018     14486      14.3     31450     13102      6373      48.6     16228 
                                                                                                                       
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                       
Inside metropolitan areas                  80950     11170      13.8     24332      9972      4856      48.7     12621 
  Inside central cities...........         31347      5910      18.9     13183      5587      3002      53.7      7725 
    One million or more...........         19934      3956      19.8      8963      3734      2035      54.5      5293 
    Under one million.............         11413      1954      17.1      4219      1853       967      52.2      2432 
  Outside central cities..........         49603      5260      10.6     11149      4385      1854      42.3      4895 
    One million or more...........         33825      3328       9.8      6894      2760      1114      40.4      2930 
    Under one million.............         15778      1933      12.3      4255      1625       739      45.5      1966 
Outside metropolitan areas........         20068      3316      16.5      7119      3130      1517      48.5      3607 
                                                                                                                       
REGION                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                       
Northeast.........................         19724      2933      14.9      6225      2535      1392      54.9      3376 
Midwest...........................         23972      2728      11.4      6079      2556      1161      45.4      3015 
South.............................         35693      5416      15.2     11169      5125      2415      47.1      5746 
West..............................         21629      3409      15.8      7977      2885      1405      48.7      4091 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         130
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (ALL RACES)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
AGE OF HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                       
Under 65 years....................         79610     11696      14.7     27532     10296      5421      52.7     15001 
  15 to 24 years..................          5160      1340      26.0      3098      1628       814      50.0      2074 
  25 to 34 years..................         19314      3243      16.8      8935      2859      1709      59.8      5408 
  35 to 44 years..................         23823      3298      13.8      8298      2642      1465      55.5      4434 
  45 to 54 years..................         18843      2240      11.9      4432      1670       807      48.4      1870 
  55 to 64 years..................         12469      1575      12.6      2769      1497       626      41.8      1215 
65 years and over.................         21408      2790      13.0      3918      2807       952      33.9      1227 
  65 to 74 years..................         11679      1575      13.5      2262      1253       516      41.2       690 
  75 years and over...............          9729      1215      12.5      1657      1553       436      28.1       537 
                                                                                                                       
Mean age......................              48.4      46.0       (x)       (x)      46.4      42.9       (x)       (x) 
                                                                                                                       
WORK EXPERIENCE OF HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                         
                                                                                                                       
Total civilian....................        101018     14486      14.3     31450     13102      6373      48.6     16228 
  Worked..........................         72377      7538      10.4     17032      5455      2377      43.6      6831 
    Worked year-round, full-time..         52699      3860       7.3      7961      1456       522      35.8      1526 
  Did not work....................         28641      6948      24.3     14418      7647      3996      52.3      9397 
                                                                                                                       
DISABILITY STATUS OF HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                       
                                                                                                                       
     Total age 16 to 64...........         79588     11691      14.7     27511     10283      5417      52.7     14986 
  No work disability..............         70244      7826      11.1     19009      7094      3223      45.4      9808 
  With a work disability..........          9344      3865      41.4      8501      3189      2195      68.8      5178 
    severe work disability........          5771      3219      55.8      6957      2522      1857      73.6      4202 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         131
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (ALL RACES)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
TYPE OF HOUSEHOLD                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                       
Family household..................         70241     11158      15.9     27606      7708      4618      59.9     14230 
  Married-couple families.........         53604      5191       9.7     12529      3010      1338      44.4      4388 
  Male householder, wife absent...          3847       929      24.2      1956       531       281      52.9       767 
  Female householder, husband absent.      12790      5037      39.4     13121      4167      2999      72.0      9075 
Nonfamily households..............         30777      3329      10.8      3844      5394      1755      32.5      1998 
  Male householder................         13707      1239       9.0      1589      1791       544      30.4       680 
    Living alone..................         10442       828       7.9       828      1300       401      30.8       401 
  Female householders.............         17070      2089      12.2      2255      3603      1211      33.6      1318 
    Living alone..................         14961      1837      12.3      1837      3147      1085      34.5      1085 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         132
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (ALL RACES)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
PRESENCE OF CHILDREN                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                       
No children.......................         54785      4781       8.7      5963      6446      2035      31.6      2409 
One or more related                                                                                                    
Children                                   45858      9567      20.9     25139      6592      4302      65.3     13727 
  Child under 18 years..............       37204      8421      22.6     23268      6131      4109      67.0     13368 
    All under 6 years...............        9033      2447      27.1      5597      1570      1149      73.2      2974 
    Some under 6 years,                                                                                                
    Some 6 to 17 years..............        8096      2455      30.3      8794      1935      1398      72.2      5715 
    All 6 to 17 years...............       20075      3519      17.5      8877      2626      1563      59.5      4678 
  One child.......................         15452      3222      20.9      6026      2031      1299      64.0      2773 
    Under 6 years.................          5778      1511      26.1      2788       902       639      70.8      1287 
    6 to 17 years.................          9674      1711      17.7      3238      1129       660      58.5      1486 
  Two or more children............         21752      5199      23.9     17243      4100      2810      68.5     10595 
    All under 6 years.............          3255       936      28.7      2809       668       510      76.3      1687 
    Some under 6 years............          8096      2455      30.3      8794      1935      1398      72.2      5715 
    All 6 to 17 years.............         10401      1808      17.4      5639      1497       903      60.3      3192 
  Mean children...................          1.87      2.09       (x)       (x)      2.24      2.30       (x)       (x) 
  Child 18 years and over.........         14835      2816      19.0      6715      1271       762      59.9      2636 
One or more unrelated                                                                                                  
Children under 18.................           587       231      39.2       701       113        74      65.0       232 
  All under 6 years...............           166        68      41.3       209        29        10      35.7        43 
  Some under 6 years,                                                                                                  
  Some 6 to 17 years..............            43        19      45.1        78         9         7      74.4        21 
  All 6 to 17 years...............           379       143      37.7       413        75        56      75.3       169 
                                                                                                                       
PRESENCE OF ELDERLY                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                       
No elderly........................         77221     11101      14.4     26483     10071      5318      52.8     14740 
One or more elderly...............         23796      3386      14.2      4967      3031      1055      34.8      1488 
  All members elderly.............         16483      1806      11.0      2139      2354       740      31.4       783 
  Elderly householder or spouse only..     21462      2738      12.8      3840      2801       954      34.1      1262 
  Elderly other relative only.....          1554       472      30.4       806       131        70      53.4       172 
  Elderly nonrelative only........           139        33      23.5        64        34        11      31.6        26 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         133
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (WHITE)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
    Characteristics                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                       
     WHITE                                 85059     10072      11.8     21004      9163      3992      43.6      9748 
                                                                                                                       
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                       
Inside metropolitan areas                  67006      7524      11.2     15756      6703      2918      43.5      7321 
  Inside central cities...........         22718      3264      14.4      6901      3225      1532      47.5      3732 
    One million or more...........         13622      2059      15.1      4421      2068      1001      48.4      2464 
    Under one million.............          9095      1204      13.2      2480      1158       531      45.9      1268 
  Outside central cities..........         44288      4260       9.6      8856      3478      1385      39.8      3589 
    One million or more...........         29813      2649       8.9      5353      2147       803      37.4      2046 
    Under one million.............         14475      1611      11.1      3502      1330       583      43.8      1543 
Outside metropolitan areas........         18053      2549      14.1      5247      2459      1074      43.7      2427 
                                                                                                                       
REGION                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                       
Northeast.........................         16848      2000      11.9      4028      1741       841      48.3      1913 
Midwest...........................         21254      1992       9.4      4228      1916       760      39.7      1863 
South.............................         28382      3371      11.9      6546      3192      1278      40.0      2824 
West..............................         18575      2710      14.6      6202      2314      1113      48.1      3148 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         134
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (WHITE)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
AGE OF HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                       
Under 65 years....................         65877      7940      12.1     18144      6967      3349      48.1      8978 
  15 to 24 years..................          4040       891      22.1      2002      1118       494      44.2      1210 
  25 to 34 years..................         15661      2200      14.0      5901      1854      1031      55.6      3230 
  35 to 44 years..................         19642      2218      11.3      5474      1794       937      52.2      2727 
  45 to 54 years..................         15936      1543       9.7      3007      1144       513      44.8      1174 
  55 to 64 years..................         10598      1088      10.3      1760      1057       375      35.4       637 
65 years and over.................         19182      2132      11.1      2859      2196       643      29.3       770 
  65 to 74 years..................         10366      1191      11.5      1628       924       333      36.0       411 
  75 years and over...............          8816       941      10.7      1231      1272       310      24.4       359 
                                                                                                                       
Mean age......................              49.1      46.8       (x)       (x)      47.7      43.6       (x)       (x) 
                                                                                                                       
WORK EXPERIENCE OF HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                         
                                                                                                                       
Total civilian....................         85059     10072      11.8     21004      9163      3992      43.6      9748 
  Worked..........................         61132      5348       8.7     11857      3918      1567      40.0      4421 
    Worked year-round, full-time..         44833      2795       6.2      5758      1086       369      34.0      1066 
  Did not work....................         23927      4724      19.7      9147      5244      2425      46.2      5327 
                                                                                                                       
DISABILITY STATUS OF HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                       
                                                                                                                       
     Total age 16 to 64...........         65868      7935      12.0     18123      6960      3346      48.1      8963 
  No work disability..............         58761      5373       9.1     12764      4894      2017      41.2      6020 
  With a work disability..........          7107      2561      36.0      5359      2065      1328      64.3      2943 
    severe work disability........          4166      2113      50.7      4353      1586      1115      70.3      2354 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         135
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (WHITE)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
TYPE OF HOUSEHOLD                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                       
Family household..................         58934      7608      12.9     18126      5059      2795      55.3      8374 
  Married-couple families.........         47650      4186       8.8      9849      2416      1053      43.6      3286 
  Male householder, wife absent...          2944       646      21.9      1352       368       174      47.4       473 
  Female householder, husband absent.       8339      2777      33.3      6925      2276      1568      68.9      4614 
Nonfamily households..............         26125      2464       9.4      2877      4103      1197      29.2      1374 
  Male householder................         11481       909       7.9      1187      1324       369      27.9       466 
    Living alone..................          8730       606       6.9       606       965       282      29.2       282 
  Female householders.............         14644      1555      10.6      1690      2779       827      29.8       908 
    Living alone..................         12783      1349      10.6      1349      2413       740      30.7       740 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         136
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (WHITE)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
PRESENCE OF CHILDREN                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                       
No children.......................         47796      3601       7.5      4532      4950      1395      28.2      1665 
One or more related                                                                                                    
Children                                   36939      6357      17.2     16174      4160      2568      61.7      8003 
  Child under 18 years..............       29826      5570      18.7     14921      3863      2467      63.9      7810 
    All under 6 years...............        7368      1730      23.5      3889      1046       728      69.6      1867 
    Some under 6 years,                                                                                                
    Some 6 to 17 years..............        6277      1548      24.7      5322      1188       802      67.5      3172 
    All 6 to 17 years...............       16181      2292      14.2      5710      1629       937      57.5      2772 
  One child.......................         12382      2221      17.9      4105      1290       802      62.2      1687 
    Under 6 years.................          4677      1090      23.3      1985       606       404      66.6       804 
    6 to 17 years.................          7704      1131      14.7      2120       684       398      58.2       883 
  Two or more children............         17444      3349      19.2     10816      2573      1665      64.7      6124 
    All under 6 years.............          2691       640      23.8      1904       439       324      73.7      1063 
    Some under 6 years............          6277      1548      24.7      5322      1188       802      67.5      3172 
    All 6 to 17 years.............          8476      1161      13.7      3590       946       539      57.0      1889 
  Mean children...................          1.84      2.03       (x)       (x)      2.21      2.25       (x)       (x) 
  Child 18 years and over.........         11814      1828      15.5      4054       757       411      54.4      1345 
One or more unrelated                                                                                                  
Children under 18.................           487       178      36.5       492        82        51      61.7       152 
  All under 6 years...............           133        51      38.3       148        22        10      43.8        41 
  Some under 6 years,                                                                                                  
  Some 6 to 17 years..............            33        16      49.9        67         8         5      69.0        16 
  All 6 to 17 years...............           321       110      34.4       277        52        36      68.2        96 
                                                                                                                       
PRESENCE OF ELDERLY                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                       
No elderly........................         64011      7536      11.8     17391      6802      3274      48.1      8776 
One or more elderly...............         21048      2536      12.0      3612      2361       718      30.4       972 
  All members elderly.............         15097      1461       9.7      1743      1909       534      28.0       566 
  Elderly householder or spouse only..     19227      2099      10.9      2817      2194       646      29.5       790 
  Elderly other relative only.....          1173       316      27.0       585        92        52      57.0       143 
  Elderly nonrelative only........           111        23      21.0        42        31         8      26.5        20 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         137
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (BLACK)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
    Characteristics                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                       
     BLACK                                 12109      3645      30.1      8498      3270      2057      62.9      5431 
                                                                                                                       
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                       
Inside metropolitan areas                  10492      3055      29.1      7158      2716      1689      62.2      4514 
  Inside central cities...........          6823      2288      33.5      5427      2010      1310      65.2      3504 
    One million or more...........          4999      1662      33.2      4037      1444       939      65.0      2571 
    Under one million.............          1825       626      34.3      1390       566       371      65.6       933 
  Outside central cities..........          3669       767      20.9      1732       706       379      53.7      1010 
    One million or more...........          2740       536      19.6      1214       479       262      54.7       731 
    Under one million.............           928       231      24.9       518       226       117      51.6       279 
Outside metropolitan areas........          1617       590      36.5      1340       554       367      66.3       917 
                                                                                                                       
REGION                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                       
Northeast.........................          2278       821      36.0      1983       679       498      73.4      1342 
Midwest...........................          2251       654      29.0      1629       597       378      63.3      1062 
South.............................          6519      1928      29.6      4337      1765      1069      60.6      2730 
West..............................          1061       242      22.8       549       229       111      48.5       296 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         138
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (BLACK)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
AGE OF HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                       
Under 65 years....................         10291      3105      30.2      7653      2750      1799      65.4      5051 
  15 to 24 years..................           871       386      44.3       957       430       290      67.5       792 
  25 to 34 years..................          2687       893      33.2      2530       836       596      71.3      1822 
  35 to 44 years..................          3095       875      28.3      2321       691       463      67.0      1473 
  45 to 54 years..................          2210       561      25.4      1067       424       240      56.7       489 
  55 to 64 years..................          1428       390      27.3       778       369       209      56.7       475 
65 years and over.................          1818       539      29.7       845       520       257      49.5       380 
  65 to 74 years..................          1085       320      29.5       519       282       152      53.9       226 
  75 years and over...............           733       219      29.9       325       238       105      44.3       154 
                                                                                                                       
Mean age......................              45.2      43.6       (x)       (x)      43.5      41.3       (x)       (x) 
                                                                                                                       
WORK EXPERIENCE OF HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                         
                                                                                                                       
Total civilian....................         12109      3645      30.1      8498      3270      2057      62.9      5431 
  Worked..........................          8301      1764      21.3      4158      1271       706      55.5      2043 
    Worked year-round, full-time..          5742       837      14.6      1745       308       134      43.4       387 
  Did not work....................          3808      1881      49.4      4340      1999      1351      67.6      3387 
                                                                                                                       
DISABILITY STATUS OF HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                       
                                                                                                                       
     Total age 16 to 64...........         10279      3105      30.2      7653      2745      1799      65.6      5051 
  No work disability..............          8390      1988      23.7      5037      1755      1038      59.2      3176 
  With a work disability..........          1889      1117      59.2      2616       990       761      76.9      1875 
    severe work disability........          1389       955      68.7      2188       824       652      79.1      1553 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         139
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (BLACK)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
TYPE OF HOUSEHOLD                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                       
Family household..................          8455      2931      34.7      7714      2206      1572      71.3      4909 
  Married-couple families.........          3851       684      17.8      1719       352       176      49.9       626 
  Male householder, wife absent...           657       220      33.5       485       130        89      68.0       253 
  Female householder, husband absent.       3947      2027      51.3      5511      1724      1308      75.9      4030 
Nonfamily households..............          3654       714      19.5       784      1064       485      45.5       521 
  Male householder................          1669       260      15.6       318       350       141      40.2       169 
    Living alone..................          1303       178      13.6       178       264       100      37.9       100 
  Female householders.............          1985       454      22.9       466       714       344      48.2       353 
    Living alone..................          1823       423      23.2       423       653       320      49.0       320 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         140
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (BLACK)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
PRESENCE OF CHILDREN                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                       
No children.......................          5218       932      17.9      1103      1206       545      45.2       610 
One or more related                                                                                                    
Children                                    6854      2693      39.3      7349      2056      1506      73.3      4811 
  Child under 18 years..............        5695      2402      42.2      6854      1941      1441      74.2      4692 
    All under 6 years...............        1239       612      49.4      1424       440       366      83.2       949 
    Some under 6 years,                                                                                                
    Some 6 to 17 years..............        1493       794      53.2      2955       645       530      82.2      2171 
    All 6 to 17 years...............        2963       996      33.6      2475       856       544      63.6      1572 
  One child.......................          2347       816      34.8      1489       633       435      68.8       916 
    Under 6 years.................           819       357      43.6       643       247       204      82.5       403 
    6 to 17 years.................          1528       459      30.0       846       385       231      60.0       513 
  Two or more children............          3348      1586      47.4      5365      1309      1005      76.8      3776 
    All under 6 years.............           420       255      60.6       781       193       162      84.0       546 
    Some under 6 years............          1493       794      53.2      2955       645       530      82.2      2171 
    All 6 to 17 years.............          1435       537      37.5      1629       471       313      66.6      1059 
  Mean children...................          1.93      2.17       (x)       (x)      2.25      2.32       (x)       (x) 
  Child 18 years and over.........          2318       821      35.4      2159       429       301      70.1      1091 
One or more unrelated                                                                                                  
Children under 18.................            81        47      58.4       202        26        21      79.7        77 
  All under 6 years...............            24        15      60.9        59         6         0       8.2         1 
  Some under 6 years,                                                                                                  
  Some 6 to 17 years..............             6         3      43.7        12         2         2     100.0         5 
  All 6 to 17 years...............            51        30      59.0       132        19        19     100.0        71 
                                                                                                                       
PRESENCE OF ELDERLY                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                       
No elderly........................          9961      2990      30.0      7464      2691      1773      65.9      4994 
One or more elderly...............          2148       655      30.5      1034       579       284      49.1       436 
  All members elderly.............          1136       281      24.7       313       386       176      45.6       183 
  Elderly householder or spouse only..      1814       518      28.5       803       517       256      49.6       394 
  Elderly other relative only.....           221        83      37.7       123        39        17      43.6        27 
  Elderly nonrelative only........            25         9      37.1        22         2         2     100.0         5 
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Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
    Characteristics                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                       
     HISPANIC ORIGIN                        8225      2356      28.6      6194      2238      1326      59.3      4013 
                                                                                                                       
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                       
Inside metropolitan areas                   7475      2186      29.2      5772      1999      1230      61.6      3737 
  Inside central cities...........          4121      1379      33.5      3514      1272       815      64.0      2298 
    One million or more...........          2995      1020      34.1      2620       950       613      64.5      1722 
    Under one million.............          1126       359      31.9       894       323       202      62.5       576 
  Outside central cities..........          3354       807      24.1      2258       726       416      57.2      1439 
    One million or more...........          2592       562      21.7      1505       483       265      54.9       873 
    Under one million.............           762       244      32.0       752       244       151      61.8       566 
Outside metropolitan areas........           750       170      22.7       423       239        96      40.3       276 
                                                                                                                       
REGION                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                       
Northeast.........................          1424       567      39.8      1425       486       367      75.7      1013 
Midwest...........................           592       135      22.8       392       155        82      52.5       277 
South.............................          2797       693      24.8      1624       683       360      52.7       961 
West..............................          3412       961      28.2      2753       914       518      56.6      1763 
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Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
AGE OF HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                       
Under 65 years....................          7329      2026      27.6      5725      1984      1172      59.1      3804 
  15 to 24 years..................           687       246      35.8       633       290       167      57.5       471 
  25 to 34 years..................          2263       635      28.1      1983       604       359      59.4      1298 
  35 to 44 years..................          2229       630      28.3      1924       617       386      62.6      1347 
  45 to 54 years..................          1296       278      21.4       724       262       142      53.9       445 
  55 to 64 years..................           854       236      27.7       460       211       119      56.3       244 
65 years and over.................           895       330      36.9       469       253       154      60.8       209 
  65 to 74 years..................           611       211      34.5       310       159        90      56.8       126 
  75 years and over...............           284       119      41.9       160        95        64      67.7        83 
                                                                                                                       
Mean age......................              42.4      42.8       (x)       (x)      41.3      41.2       (x)       (x) 
                                                                                                                       
WORK EXPERIENCE OF HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                         
                                                                                                                       
Total civilian....................          8225      2356      28.6      6194      2238      1326      59.3      4013 
  Worked..........................          6058      1196      19.7      3137      1108       514      46.4      1648 
    Worked year-round, full-time..          4228       631      14.9      1494       427       183      42.8       536 
  Did not work....................          2167      1161      53.6      3057      1129       812      71.9      2365 
                                                                                                                       
DISABILITY STATUS OF HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                       
                                                                                                                       
     Total age 16 to 64...........          7323      2023      27.6      5714      1979      1171      59.1      3800 
  No work disability..............          6463      1509      23.4      4328      1567       846      54.0      2858 
  With a work disability..........           860       513      59.7      1386       412       325      78.8       941 
    severe work disability........           635       437      68.8      1200       346       282      81.4       830 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         143
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
TYPE OF HOUSEHOLD                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                       
Family household..................          6631      2037      30.7      5818      1748      1117      63.9      3778 
  Married-couple families.........          4520       988      21.9      2771       815       435      53.3      1519 
  Male householder, wife absent...           494       153      31.0       370       109        53      48.3       163 
  Female householder, husband absent.       1617       896      55.4      2677       823       630      76.5      2097 
Nonfamily households..............          1593       320      20.1       377       489       209      42.8       236 
  Male householder................           854       126      14.8       169       224        79      35.4       101 
    Living alone..................           575        86      14.9        86       153        61      39.6        61 
  Female householders.............           740       193      26.1       207       265       130      49.0       135 
    Living alone..................           621       178      28.6       178       231       123      53.3       123 
Table NC5. Medicaid Participation for Households, by Selected Household Characteristics,                                         144
Race and Hispanic Origin, and Poverty Status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN)

                                                    All households                      Households in poverty          
                                                     With medicaid coverage                  With medicaid coverage    
                                                                        Number                                  Number 
                                                                            of                                      of 
                                          Number    Number   Percent   persons    Number    Number   Percent   persons 
PRESENCE OF CHILDREN                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                       
No children.......................          2847       471      16.6       622       608       257      42.2       311 
One or more related                                                                                                    
Children                                    5336      1870      35.0      5536      1618      1064      65.7      3692 
  Child under 18 years..............        4689      1713      36.5      5251      1549      1030      66.5      3627 
    All under 6 years...............        1185       515      43.5      1303       383       272      71.2       778 
    Some under 6 years,                                                                                                
    Some 6 to 17 years..............        1426       603      42.3      2291       590       399      67.7      1708 
    All 6 to 17 years...............        2079       596      28.7      1657       576       358      62.2      1141 
  One child.......................          1699       540      31.8      1089       410       253      61.7       565 
    Under 6 years.................           722       282      39.1       552       193       125      64.9       270 
    6 to 17 years.................           977       258      26.4       536       217       128      58.8       295 
  Two or more children............          2991      1173      39.2      4162      1139       777      68.2      3062 
    All under 6 years.............           463       233      50.2       751       190       147      77.5       508 
    Some under 6 years............          1426       603      42.3      2291       590       399      67.7      1708 
    All 6 to 17 years.............          1102       338      30.7      1120       359       230      64.2       846 
  Mean children...................          2.21      2.43       (x)       (x)      2.64      2.71       (x)       (x) 
  Child 18 years and over.........          1561       513      32.9      1389       307       205      66.7       735 
One or more unrelated                                                                                                  
Children under 18.................            71        24      34.2        78        17         7      41.8        13 
  All under 6 years...............            32         9      27.7        43        10         1      13.9         5 
  Some under 6 years,                                                                                                  
  Some 6 to 17 years..............             4         2      39.8         7         0         0       0.0         0 
  All 6 to 17 years...............            35        14      39.4        28         7         6      82.7         8 
                                                                                                                       
PRESENCE OF ELDERLY                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                       
No elderly........................          7072      1914      27.1      5475      1930      1134      58.8      3691 
One or more elderly...............          1152       443      38.4       719       308       192      62.4       322 
  All members elderly.............           564       200      35.5       241       188       117      62.5       129 
  Elderly householder or spouse only..       893       319      35.7       465       256       156      61.1       227 
  Elderly other relative only.....           202        96      47.7       207        41        30      73.7        90 
  Elderly nonrelative only........            15         3      17.0         5         3         0       0.0         0 

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