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Supplementary Table 6
|Percent That Delayed Medical Care|
|U.S. Children Total||3.1||2.4*||2.4#|
|Family Income||Below Poverty||3.8||3.4||2.7|
|100-199% of poverty||3.3||2.8||3.3|
|200-399% of poverty||2.7||2.2||2.7|
|400% of poverty and above||2.6||1.7||1.3#|
|Age||Less than 6||2.8||2.7||2.9|
|Health Status||Excellent or very good||2.9||2.1*||2.3|
|Fair or Poor||3.5||5.6||3.3|
|Medicaid and other state1||2.9||3.3||3.0|
|Metro size||Large metro area3||3.0||2.8||2.4#|
|Small metro area4||3.1||0.9*||1.1#|
SOURCE QUESTION: "Was there any time during the past 12 months when you put off or postponed getting medical care you thought you needed?"
DATE SOURCE: Community Tracking Study Household Survey.
1 Includes State Childrens Health Insurance Program coverage.
2 Includes military coverage (such as CHAMPUS/Tricare), Indian Health Service coverage, and coverage not included in any other category.
3 Metro area with population greater than 200,000 people.
4 Metro area with population equal to or less than 200,000 people.
* Change from previous round is statistically significant at p<.05.
# Change from 1996-97 to 2000-01 is statistically significant at p<.05.