Basic access index values in the U.S. in 2012, by political affiliation and issue

Basic access index scores in the area of health for residents of the United States in 2012, by political party affiliation

by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 30, 2012
Basic access index values in the U.S. in 2012, by political affiliation and issue This statistic shows the basic access index values for different issues surrounding health for residents in the United States as of 2012, by political affiliation. On average Republicans enjoyed slightly better rates of access than other Americans. On the issue of health insurance, Republicans had a basic access index score of 89 compared to 84.7 for Democrats and 78.3 for Independents and others.
The Basic Access Index is a 13-item measure of Americans' access to basic necessities, ranging from food and shelter to clean water and healthcare.
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Basic access index scores in the area of health for residents of the United States in 2012, by political party affiliation

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Has health insuranceVisited dentist in last 12 monthsStruggled to aford healthcare/medicine
Republicans8970.713.9
Democrats84.764.119.6
Independents/other78.361.721.2
Has health insuranceVisited dentist in last 12 monthsStruggled to aford healthcare/medicine
Republicans8970.713.9
Democrats84.764.119.6
Independents/other78.361.721.2
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 30, 2012
This statistic shows the basic access index values for different issues surrounding health for residents in the United States as of 2012, by political affiliation. On average Republicans enjoyed slightly better rates of access than other Americans. On the issue of health insurance, Republicans had a basic access index score of 89 compared to 84.7 for Democrats and 78.3 for Independents and others.
The Basic Access Index is a 13-item measure of Americans' access to basic necessities, ranging from food and shelter to clean water and healthcare.
Show more
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