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 1060 16.4 0.6 15.3 17.6
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SEX . . . . .
Male 544 21.0 1.0 19.0 23.0
Female 516 12.1 0.6 10.9 13.3
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 111 30.8 2.7 25.5 36.0
25-34 years 245 26.3 1.7 23.0 29.6
35-44 years 254 17.5 1.1 15.4 19.6
45-54 years 204 12.1 0.9 10.4 13.9
55-64 years 132 8.4 0.8 6.9 9.9
65+ years 110 4.5 0.5 3.6 5.4
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 145 44.3 3.4 37.6 51.0
Non-Hispanic 914 14.4 0.6 13.3 15.5
RACE . . . . .
White Only 871 14.7 0.6 13.6 15.9
Black Only 29 11.5 2.4 6.9 16.1
Other Race Only 139 39.6 3.3 33.1 46.1
More than One Race 17 16.2 4.2 7.9 24.5
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 153 36.1 3.0 30.2 42.1
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 341 17.2 1.1 15.2 19.3
Some College 276 14.6 1.0 12.5 16.6
College Graduate 290 12.1 0.8 10.6 13.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 106 24.3 2.8 18.9 29.8
$15,000 - $24,999 243 26.3 1.8 22.8 29.7
$25,000 - $34,999 146 17.6 1.7 14.3 21.0
$35,000 - $49,999 136 11.0 1.0 9.0 13.0
$50,000+ 256 10.6 0.7 9.2 12.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 720 18.0 0.8 16.5 19.5
Out of Work 65 31.2 4.0 23.3 39.1
Homemaker / Student 137 22.9 2.1 18.8 27.0
Retired 104 4.5 0.5 3.6 5.5
Unable to Work 31 8.5 1.7 5.1 11.8
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 209 11.9 1.0 10.0 13.9
1-19 Hours 33 12.6 2.7 7.3 17.8
20-39 Hours 162 21.7 2.0 17.7 25.7
40 + Hours 541 16.7 0.8 15.2 18.3
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 575 13.7 0.6 12.5 14.9
Divorced / Separated 206 18.9 1.4 16.2 21.7
Widowed 65 6.0 0.8 4.4 7.6
Never Married 212 30.2 2.3 25.6 34.7
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 168 11.0 1.1 8.7 13.2
Living without a Disability 880 17.8 0.7 16.4 19.1
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 62 21.1 3.6 14.1 28.2
Rural 145 16.5 1.6 13.4 19.6
Densely-settled Rural 181 16.9 1.4 14.1 19.7
Semi-urban 214 18.2 1.4 15.6 20.9
Urban 450 15.0 0.9 13.3 16.7
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 123 12.8 1.4 10.2 15.5
Excellent to Good 932 16.8 0.6 15.5 18.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 375 51.4 2.3 46.8 55.9
Insured 681 11.1 0.5 10.1 12.0
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 33 5.2 1.1 3.1 7.3
No Diabetes 1026 17.3 0.6 16.0 18.5
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 154 7.7 0.7 6.3 9.2
No Hypertension 902 19.2 0.7 17.7 20.6
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 49 11.4 1.8 7.8 15.0
No Current Asthma 1009 16.8 0.6 15.6 18.1
ARTHRITIS STATUS . . . . .
Has arthritis 176 8.0 0.7 6.6 9.4
No arthritis 870 19.5 0.8 18.0 21.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 97 17.4 2.3 12.9 21.8
<14 days mental health not good 946 16.3 0.6 15.1 17.5
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 268 22.9 1.6 19.7 26.1
Non-Smoker 788 15.0 0.6 13.8 16.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 389 17.4 1.0 15.4 19.4
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 366 15.4 1.0 13.5 17.3
Obese (BMI >= 30) 230 13.8 1.0 11.7 15.8
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 755 15.3 0.6 14.1 16.6
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 304 19.8 1.4 17.1 22.5
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 449 16.1 0.9 14.4 17.9
Insufficient 377 15.5 1.0 13.6 17.4
No Activity 167 17.7 1.6 14.5 20.8

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