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Table 2 Summary statistics of individuals with deflated household income of less than $25,000 (2008 base year)

From: Word to the mother(tongue): language access and Medicaid for Limited English Proficient migrants

Sample All Limited English LEP in state with LEP in state without
   Proficient migrant language access language accessa
n 81,862 35,276 21,436 12,448
Age 24.48 23.03 23.10 23.27
Female 0.53 0.52 0.53 0.52
No. of ppl in hh 3.85 4.11 4.16 4.02
Marital status     
Never married 0.60 0.62 0.62 0.62
Married 0.29 0.28 0.29 0.28
Deflated household income 14,418.29 14,384.62 14,504.59 14,122.3
Have Medicaid/SCHIP 0.37 0.41 0.44 0.36
Have private insurance 0.21 0.16 0.14 0.17
  1. Notes: Incomes deflated with 2008 as base year
  2. aIncludes state-year data in states that have passed language access by 2008 but where language access has not been passed in survey year