TABLE 3

Degree of Medical Homeness (Standardized Score of 0–100)

Variable25th Percentile50th Percentile75th PercentileMean
Age (P = .02)a
    0–3 y82.991.798.287.7
    4–7 y77.789.797.885.4
    8–12 y76.890.397.584.4
    13–18 y75.088.597.082.5
Special health care needs (P = .03)b
    No special health care need78.390.898.186.1
    Special health care need75.390.096.683.0
Gender (P = .42)b
    Male77.890.698.185.6
    Female77.890.397.085.1
Race (P = .00)a
    White79.191.498.186.0
    Black79.688.997.686.1
    Latino75.690.096.384.5
    Other66.379.895.576.4
Health status (P = .00)a
    Excellent83.493.399.088.7
    Very good78.090.096.984.6
    Good72.784.894.080.5
    Fair/poor68.577.292.375.9
Percent of FPL (P = .96)a
    <50%77.990.497.485.2
    51%–75%77.890.698.385.6
    76%–100%78.890.398.385.4
    >100%76.791.297.785.6
  • a Kruskal Wallis test.

  • b Mann-Whitney U test.