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Insurance Coverage: Early Release of Estimates from the National
Health Interview Survey, 2006
Among adults in age groups 18–24 years, 25–34 years, 35–44 years, and 45–64 years, men were more likely than women to lack health insurance coverage at the time of interview.
Hospital Discharge Survey, 2006
This report presents information about inpatient hospital utilization as well as trend data for selected variables. Twenty-two percent of all procedures performed on males were cardiovascular. The most frequent cardiac procedure performed on males was cardiac catherization. The rate of cardiovascular procedures was also higher for males than for females.