Percentage of Adults with No Personal Doctor or Health Care Provider

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 625 16.3 0.7 14.9 17.8
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SEX . . . . .
Male 322 20.8 1.2 18.4 23.2
Female 303 12.1 0.8 10.6 13.6
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 92 35.1 3.3 28.7 41.6
25-34 years 164 25.8 1.9 22.1 29.5
35-44 years 145 15.9 1.3 13.3 18.5
45-54 years 119 11.7 1.1 9.5 13.9
55-64 years 53 7.6 1.1 5.4 9.8
65+ years 48 4.2 0.6 2.9 5.4
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 500 14.8 0.7 13.4 16.3
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 27 16.7 3.4 9.9 23.4
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 30 23.3 4.3 14.9 31.7
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 11 23.8 7.1 9.9 37.7
Hispanic 54 34.2 4.4 25.6 42.9
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 53 26.6 3.8 19.2 34.0
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 216 19.1 1.4 16.4 21.9
Some College 184 15.1 1.3 12.6 17.6
College Graduate 171 12.8 1.1 10.7 14.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 55 17.5 2.8 12.1 22.9
$15,000 - $24,999 148 25.0 2.1 21.0 29.1
$25,000 - $34,999 97 16.0 1.8 12.4 19.6
$35,000 - $49,999 94 15.5 1.8 12.0 19.0
$50,000+ 128 11.2 1.1 9.1 13.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 423 17.8 0.9 16.0 19.7
Out of Work 40 35.4 5.6 24.5 46.4
Homemaker / Student 94 23.2 2.6 18.2 28.2
Retired 50 4.4 0.7 3.1 5.7
Unable to Work 16 10.8 3.0 5.0 16.7
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 306 13.5 0.8 11.9 15.0
Divorced / Separated 129 17.6 1.7 14.2 20.9
Widowed 35 6.9 1.2 4.4 9.3
Never Married 153 30.5 2.6 25.4 35.7
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 87 12.2 1.5 9.3 15.1
Living without a Disability 536 17.3 0.8 15.7 18.9
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 17 8.5 2.4 3.8 13.3
Rural 68 14.7 2.0 10.7 18.7
Densely-settled Rural 105 15.8 1.7 12.5 19.2
Semi-urban 130 17.4 1.6 14.1 20.6
Urban 300 17.2 1.1 15.0 19.3
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 62 13.3 2.1 9.3 17.3
Excellent to Good 561 16.8 0.8 15.3 18.3
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 240 49.7 2.7 44.5 55.0
Insured 383 11.3 0.7 10.0 12.6
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 13 3.8 1.2 1.5 6.1
No Diabetes 612 17.2 0.8 15.7 18.6
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 91 8.1 1.0 6.1 10.1
No Hypertension 533 18.8 0.9 17.1 20.5
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 36 12.1 2.2 7.9 16.3
No Current Asthma 585 16.5 0.7 15.0 18.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 66 24.1 3.2 17.8 30.5
<14 days mental health not good 544 15.4 0.7 14.0 16.8
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 190 25.2 1.9 21.4 29.0
Non-Smoker 434 14.1 0.7 12.6 15.6
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 257 18.7 1.3 16.2 21.3
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 211 15.5 1.2 13.2 17.8
Obese (BMI >= 30) 129 14.5 1.4 11.7 17.2

Numerator: Respondents reporting they had no personal doctor or health care provider.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.