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 1056 15.7 0.5 14.6 16.7
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SEX . . . . .
Male 598 21.7 0.9 19.9 23.5
Female 458 9.9 0.5 8.9 10.9
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 153 31.1 2.3 26.5 35.7
25-34 years 266 25.0 1.4 22.2 27.8
35-44 years 241 16.7 1.1 14.5 18.8
45-54 years 182 9.8 0.8 8.2 11.3
55-64 years 108 8.2 0.8 6.6 9.9
65+ years 100 4.5 0.5 3.5 5.4
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 131 37.7 2.9 32.0 43.4
Non-Hispanic 924 14.0 0.5 13.0 15.0
RACE . . . . .
White Only 853 13.6 0.5 12.6 14.6
Black Only 60 28.2 3.6 21.2 35.3
Other Race Only 126 36.9 3.1 30.9 42.9
More than One Race 14 19.9 5.9 8.4 31.4
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 119 30.2 2.8 24.7 35.6
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 324 16.3 1.0 14.4 18.3
Some College 324 16.6 1.0 14.6 18.6
College Graduate 289 11.3 0.7 10.0 12.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 110 21.8 2.3 17.2 26.3
$15,000 - $24,999 266 26.6 1.6 23.4 29.9
$25,000 - $34,999 152 16.2 1.4 13.5 18.9
$35,000 - $49,999 152 14.0 1.2 11.6 16.4
$50,000+ 212 9.2 0.7 7.9 10.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 738 17.4 0.7 16.0 18.7
Out of Work 92 36.1 3.7 28.8 43.3
Homemaker / Student 105 16.1 1.7 12.8 19.5
Retired 85 4.4 0.5 3.4 5.4
Unable to Work 36 12.6 2.2 8.2 16.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 110 7.4 0.8 5.8 9.0
1-19 Hours 26 10.8 2.4 6.1 15.6
20-39 Hours 133 16.5 1.7 13.2 19.8
40 + Hours 543 16.9 0.8 15.4 18.4
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 549 13.5 0.6 12.3 14.6
Divorced / Separated 208 17.9 1.3 15.3 20.6
Widowed 49 4.6 0.9 2.9 6.3
Never Married 244 28.6 2.0 24.6 32.5
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 142 10.3 1.0 8.3 12.3
Living without a Disability 886 16.7 0.6 15.5 17.8
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 54 18.3 2.6 13.2 23.4
Rural 114 12.5 1.3 10.0 15.0
Densely-settled Rural 157 13.7 1.2 11.3 16.1
Semi-urban 220 17.2 1.3 14.7 19.7
Urban 499 16.1 0.8 14.5 17.6
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 124 13.6 1.4 10.7 16.4
Excellent to Good 932 16.0 0.6 14.9 17.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 385 48.5 2.1 44.5 52.5
Insured 669 10.8 0.5 9.9 11.7
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 32 5.4 1.0 3.3 7.4
No Diabetes 1017 16.4 0.6 15.3 17.5
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 54 10.5 1.5 7.5 13.5
No Current Asthma 999 16.1 0.6 15.0 17.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 78 15.4 2.1 11.2 19.6
<14 days mental health not good 966 15.6 0.5 14.6 16.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 311 23.8 1.4 21.0 26.6
Non-Smoker 742 13.7 0.6 12.6 14.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 420 16.9 0.9 15.1 18.7
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 368 15.3 0.9 13.7 17.0
Obese (BMI >= 30) 220 14.2 1.1 12.1 16.3

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