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Table 1 Demographic Characteristics among adopted states and non-adopted states before 2014

From: Effects of medicaid expansion on poverty disparities in health insurance coverage

   Adopted on 2014/1/1 Not adopted on 2014/1/1 P-value
   N % N %  
age 26-34 293,965 19.93 285,258 19.58 <.0001
  35-44 332,162 22.52 330,374 22.68
  45-54 423,514 28.71 417,549 28.66
  55-65 425,556 28.85 423,645 29.08
Gender Female 754,787 51.17 745,841 51.2 0.5939
  Male 720,410 48.83 710,985 48.8
Race/Ethnicity White 1,061,213 71.94 1,088,222 74.7 <.0001
  Black 118,943 8.06 199,898 13.72
  Hispanic 160,728 10.9 108,649 7.46
  Other 134,313 9.1 60,057 4.12
Marital Status Married 896,448 60.77 903,190 62 <.0001
Widowed/Divorced/Separated 257,902 17.48 285,617 19.61
Never married 320,847 21.75 268,019 18.4
Education Level Less than high school 124,888 8.47 140,152 9.62 <.0001
High school graduate, GED, or alternative 837,969 56.8 887,294 60.91
Bachelor's degree or higher 512,340 34.73 429,380 29.47
Employment Status Unemployed 79,270 5.37 71,171 4.89 <.0001
Employed 1,056,853 71.64 1,018,495 69.91
Not in labor force 339,074 22.98 367,160 25.2
   Mean Standard Error Mean Standard Error  
Federal Poverty Level 423.06 508.10 368.80 434.30 <.0001