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Adults Aged 18 and Older Reporting Excellent or Very Good Health, by Sex and Poverty Status,* 2007

Adults Aged 18 and Older Reporting Excellent or Very Good Health, by Sex and Poverty Status,* 2007
Poverty Status Percent of Adults
Female Male

*Poverty, defined by the U.S. Census Bureau, was $21,027 for a family of four in 2007.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey, 2007. Analysis conducted by the Maternal and Child Health Information Resource Center.

Total 59.5 61.9
Less than 100% of Poverty 42.2 47.6
100-199% of Poverty 47.0 48.5
200-299% of Poverty 60.1 60.7
300% or More of Poverty 73.1 72.9

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