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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of the characteristics of women aged > = 21 in pre-ACA (2009) and post-ACA (2016), MEPS database (Results)

From: Impact of removing cost sharing under the affordable care act (ACA) on mammography and pap test use

Characteristics Pre-ACA
n = 13,146
Post-ACA
n = 12,786
% %
Age Mean 47 48
Race White 68 68
Black 21 20
Other 9 11
Education Some school 21 19
High School 31 29
College 47 50
Income Low 42 42
Middle 29 27
High 27 29
Insurance Private 57 57
Public 24 30
Uninsured 18 11
Usual source of care Available 77 77
Not available 22 22