Adults Aged 18 and Older Reporting Excellent or Very Good Health, by Sex and Race/Ethnicity, 2006

Adults Aged 18 and Older Reporting Excellent or Very Good Health, by Sex and Race/Ethnicity, 2006
Race/Ethnicity Female Male
Total 59.7% 62.2%
Non-Hispanic White 62.3% 64.1%
Non-Hispanic Black 50.2% 54.6%
Hispanic 53.4% 57.4%
Asian 67.5% 69.6%
Non-Hispanic Other Races* 56.8% 61.5%

*Non-Hispanic Other Races includes American Indian/Alaska Natives, persons of more than one race, and persons of all other races not specified.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey, 2006. Analysis conducted by the Maternal and Child Health Information Resource Center.

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