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Americans with Disabilities: 2002 - Table 4

Table 4. Selected Characteristics of Individuals 25 Years and Older by Disability Status: 2002
(June-September 2002 data from the Survey of Income and Program Participation)


Characteristics   25 to 64 years     65 years and older  
Severe 90-
percent
C.I. (±)
Not
severe
90-
percent
C.I. (±)
None 90-
percent
C.I. (±)
Severe 90-
percent
C.I. (±)
Not
severe
90-
percent
C.I. (±)
None 90-
percent
C.I. (±)
Total (thousands)16,1336138,217444124,6811,32412,4445425,20235516,096612
Percent distribution100.0(NA)100.0(NA)100.0(NA)100.0(NA)100.0(NA)100.0(NA)
Relationship 
In married-couple family50.12.059.62.767.60.747.42.258.33.465.81.9
  Family reference person45.51.958.02.765.00.743.12.256.83.464.31.9
In male- or female-headed family22.11.617.42.113.50.512.61.59.02.07.01.0
  Householder12.71.312.71.88.80.47.51.26.11.64.70.8
Unrelated Individual27.81.823.02.318.90.637.62.232.73.227.21.7
  Lives alone19.11.514.51.911.20.437.82.230.73.225.11.7
Perceived Health Status 
Very good or excellent12.71.333.42.672.50.68.71.322.72.947.72.0
Good24.21.741.22.723.80.624.71.945.23.441.71.9
Fair or poor63.11.925.42.43.70.366.62.132.13.210.61.2
Health Insurance Coverage Status1 
With health insurance81.31.582.82.184.10.599.20.499.50.599.00.4
  Private or military45.51.976.32.381.30.566.12.178.52.880.31.6
  Government (Medicare or Medicaid)45.91.98.71.53.60.397.40.797.21.195.90.8
  Medicare22.81.62.10.80.70.194.01.196.31.395.20.8
    Both Medicare and private or military7.61.01.20.60.30.164.12.176.22.977.21.6
  Medicaid32.91.87.11.43.10.216.21.66.41.75.10.9
    Both Medicaid and Medicare9.91.20.60.40.10.012.81.55.51.64.30.8
No health insurance18.71.517.22.115.90.50.80.40.50.51.00.4
Education 
Not a high school graduate26.61.714.61.910.40.438.62.225.13.020.91.6
High school graduate34.21.932.72.628.50.632.52.136.63.333.51.8
Some college17.31.520.22.218.00.512.51.514.32.415.81.4
College graduate21.91.632.52.643.10.716.51.723.92.929.71.8
Program Participation 
Any form of public assistance52.72.014.31.96.90.496.50.896.21.394.50.9
Cash assistance46.01.99.51.63.30.396.20.896.21.394.40.9
  Supplemental Security Income20.91.61.70.70.30.19.01.33.31.22.10.6
  Social Security29.21.86.51.32.50.292.81.195.21.593.80.9
  Other cash assistance3.40.71.70.70.60.10.30.30.30.40.20.2
Food stamps17.21.55.01.22.90.26.11.12.31.01.50.5
Public/subsidized housing10.31.23.00.92.00.26.91.14.01.41.80.5
Individual Income 
Less than $20,00076.61.747.62.739.30.779.41.8663.359.51.9
$20,000-$39,99916.11.431.72.532.80.717.11.725.53.027.51.7
$40,000-$59,9994.60.812.51.815.60.52.40.75.31.57.31.0
$60,000-$79,9991.60.54.51.16.20.30.60.31.20.72.80.6
$80,000 and over1.20.43.71.06.10.30.50.31.91.02.90.7
Household Income 
Less than $20,00037.81.918.32.112.30.545.92.232.33.226.71.7
$20,000-$39,99927.61.725.92.423.10.632.62.138.53.435.71.9
$40,000-$59,99916.11.422.52.322.30.612.61.514.82.417.51.5
$60,000-$79,9999.41.115.12.016.60.54.40.96.11.79.51.1
$80,000 and over9.21.118.12.125.70.64.50.98.31.910.71.2
Poverty Status 
In poverty25.91.711.21.77.70.415.01.68.21.95.90.9
Not in poverty74.11.788.81.792.30.485.01.691.81.994.10.9
Working at a Job (X) 
Limited in the kind or amount of work
 that can be done
70.81.819.62.22.30.2(NA)(NA)(NA)(NA)(NA)(NA)
  Prevented from working55.01.95.71.31.00.1(NA)(NA)(NA)(NA)(NA)(NA)
  Not prevented from working15.81.413.91.91.30.2(NA)(NA)(NA)(NA)(NA)(NA)


Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Disability |  Last Revised: 2013-02-25T14:30:21.246-05:00