TABLE C.1 Sources of Coverage, Distribution of the Uninsured Population Under Age 65, and Uninsured Rates, by Census Region of Residence, 2001

 

No. in Population (<65 yrs) (millions)

Distribution of Population (%)

No. with EmploymentBased Coverage (est.) (millions)

EmploymentBased Coverage Rate (%)

No. with Individually Purchased Coverage (est.) (millions)

By Census Region

Totals

247.5

100

162.3

65.6

16.4

New England

12.0

4.8

8.7

72.8

0.7

Middle Atlantic

34.1

13.8

23.4

68.7

1.7

East North Central

39.2

15.8

28.3

72.2

2.3

West North Central

16.6

6.7

11.9

71.4

1.6

South Atlantic

45.2

18.3

29.5

65.1

3.1

East South Central

14.8

6.0

9.4

63.2

0.9

West South Central

28.0

11.3

16.2

57.8

1.8

Mountain

16.6

6.7

10.6

64.1

1.2

Pacific

41.1

16.6

24.4

59.3

3.3

By Region

Totals

247.5

100

162.3

65.6

16.4

Northeast

46.1

18.6

32.1

69.6

2.4

Midwest

55.8

22.5

40.2

72.0

3.9

South

88.0

35.6

55.1

62.6

5.8

West

57.7

23.3

35.0

60.6

4.4

NOTE: Numbers may not add to 100 due to respondents reporting more than one source of coverage and due to rounding.

SOURCES: Fronstin, 2002, estimates from March 2001 Current Population Survey.



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