Underbanked Rates by Year for Washington

Characteristics 2013 (Percent) 2015 (Percent) 90% Confidence Interval, 2015 Difference (2015-2013) 90% Confidence Interval, Difference
All 17.2 20.7 (18.0, 23.7) 3.5 (-0.5, 7.5)
Family income
Less than $15,000 NA NA NA NA NA
$15,000 to $30,000 NA NA NA NA NA
$30,000 to $50,000 22.1 30.0 (23.5, 37.3) 7.9 (-1.2, 16.9)
$50,000 to $75,000 20.5 25.9 (20.6, 32.0) 5.4 (-2.1, 12.8)
At least $75,000 11.2 11.5 (8.6, 15.2) 0.3 (-4.2, 4.8)
Education
No high school diploma NA NA NA NA NA
High school diploma 22.3 29.4 (24.1, 35.3) 7.1 (-2.0, 16.2)
Some college 19.9 17.0 (12.8, 22.2) -3.0 (-9.0, 3.1)
College degree 10.6 16.3 (12.5, 21.0) 5.7 (-0.1, 11.5)
Age group
15 to 24 years NA NA NA NA NA
25 to 34 years 21.9 26.6 (19.9, 34.6) 4.7 (-6.0, 15.4)
35 to 44 years 21.2 22.1 (16.7, 28.6) 0.9 (-7.9, 9.7)
45 to 54 years 18.2 19.9 (14.7, 26.3) 1.7 (-6.2, 9.5)
55 to 64 years 12.0 20.7 (15.1, 27.6) 8.7* (1.1, 16.2)
65 years or more 11.4 16.2 (11.9, 21.8) 4.8 (-1.8, 11.4)
Race/Ethnicity
Black NA NA NA NA NA
Hispanic NA NA NA NA NA
Asian NA NA NA NA NA
White 16.4 18.6 (15.6, 22.0) 2.2 (-2.3, 6.6)
Other NA NA NA NA NA
Disability status
Disabled, age 25 to 64 NA NA NA NA NA
Not disabled, age 25 to 64 17.6 19.3 (16.4, 22.5) 1.7 (-3.0, 6.4)
Not applicable (not age 25 to 64) 14.9 17.0 (12.9, 22.3) 2.1 (-5.1, 9.4)
Employment status
Employed 19.7 18.8 (15.6, 22.6) -0.9 (-6.1, 4.4)
Unemployed NA NA NA NA NA
Not in labor force 12.8 23.3 (18.2, 29.4) 10.5* (3.8, 17.1)
Homeownership
Homeowner 14.0 14.5 (12.0, 17.5) 0.6 (-3.3, 4.5)
Non-homeowner 23.4 30.5 (25.5, 36.1) 7.1 (-0.6, 14.9)
Household type
Married couple 15.8 20.5 (16.8, 24.8) 4.7 (-0.7, 10.1)
Unmarried female-headed family NA NA NA NA NA
Unmarried male-headed family NA NA NA NA NA
Female individual 12.7 15.0 (9.9, 22.3) 2.4 (-6.0, 10.8)
Male individual 19.2 14.6 (9.2, 22.3) -4.6 (-13.9, 4.6)
Other NA NA NA NA NA
Nativity
U.S.-born 16.9 19.6 (16.8, 22.7) 2.7 (-1.4, 6.8)
Foreign-born citizen NA NA NA NA NA
Foreign-born non-citizen NA NA NA NA NA
Spanish only language spoken
Spanish is not only language spoken 17.2 20.6 (18.0, 23.6) 3.5 (-0.5, 7.5)
Spanish is only language spoken NA NA NA NA NA
Metropolitan status
Metropolitan area - principal city 17.0 20.2 (15.9, 25.2) 3.2 (-3.3, 9.7)
Metropolitan area - balance 15.7 18.7 (14.7, 23.4) 2.9 (-3.4, 9.2)
Not in metropolitan area NA NA NA NA NA
Not identified 21.8 NA NA NA NA


~ indicates areas with geographic boundary changes between the 2013 and 2015 surveys.
* indicates differences that are statistically significant at the 10% level.
NA indicates that the sample size is too small to produce a precise estimate.

- indicates an estimate of zero. The population proportion may be slightly greater than zero.

Estimates do not always reconcile to totals because of rounding.