The study revealed that over one third of the Mexican-American population, one fifth of the Puerto Rican population, and one fourth of the Cuban-American population is uninsured for medical expenditures compared with one fifth of the black, non-Hispanics population and one tenth of the white, non-Hispanic population.
Furthermore, compared with Hispanics with private health insurance, uninsured Hispanics are less likely to have a regular source of health insurance, uninsured Hispanics are less likely to have a regular source of health care, less likely to have visited a physician in the past year, less likely to have had a routine physical examination, and less likely to rate their health status as excellent or very good.
Mots-clés Pascal : Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Accessibilité, Soin, Assurance maladie, Ethnie, Homme, Epidémiologie, Minorité, Economie santé, Etats Unis, Mexicain, Cubain, Hispanique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : North America, America, Accessibility, Care, Health insurance, Ethnic group, Human, Epidemiology, Minority, Health economy, United States
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 91-0567755
Code Inist : 002B30A. Création : 199406.