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 918 15.9 0.6 14.6 17.2
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SEX . . . . .
Male 478 20.8 1.1 18.7 23.0
Female 440 11.1 0.7 9.8 12.4
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 75 31.1 3.3 24.7 37.5
25-34 years 225 27.7 1.7 24.4 30.9
35-44 years 168 14.6 1.2 12.4 16.9
45-54 years 200 11.1 0.8 9.5 12.7
55-64 years 147 8.9 0.8 7.4 10.5
65+ years 100 3.9 0.4 3.1 4.7
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 103 40.6 3.7 33.3 47.9
Non-Hispanic 814 14.2 0.6 12.9 15.4
RACE . . . . .
White Only 738 13.4 0.6 12.2 14.7
Black Only 38 21.0 3.7 13.7 28.3
Other Race Only 124 40.7 3.4 34.0 47.3
More than One Race 12 12.8 4.7 3.5 22.1
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 113 29.6 3.0 23.7 35.5
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 306 19.0 1.4 16.3 21.8
Some College 248 15.1 1.2 12.8 17.4
College Graduate 247 10.9 0.8 9.3 12.6
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 98 27.1 3.3 20.6 33.6
$15,000 - $24,999 190 24.7 2.1 20.7 28.8
$25,000 - $34,999 116 18.5 2.1 14.5 22.6
$35,000 - $49,999 130 16.2 1.9 12.5 19.9
$50,000+ 269 10.8 0.8 9.2 12.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 630 17.6 0.8 16.0 19.3
Out of Work 50 35.7 5.7 24.5 46.9
Homemaker / Student 97 19.1 2.3 14.7 23.6
Retired 99 4.3 0.5 3.4 5.2
Unable to Work 39 13.1 2.4 8.4 17.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 168 9.8 1.0 7.8 11.8
1-19 Hours 34 10.7 2.3 6.2 15.3
20-39 Hours 120 13.8 1.6 10.7 16.9
40 + Hours 490 18.6 1.0 16.7 20.6
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 526 13.4 0.6 12.1 14.6
Divorced / Separated 161 17.0 1.4 14.1 19.8
Widowed 63 5.5 0.7 4.1 7.0
Never Married 165 30.8 2.8 25.3 36.3
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 157 10.0 1.0 8.0 11.9
Living without a Disability 750 17.3 0.8 15.8 18.8
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 60 19.6 2.9 13.9 25.3
Rural 115 15.8 1.9 12.1 19.6
Densely-settled Rural 160 16.9 1.6 13.7 20.1
Semi-urban 165 14.3 1.4 11.5 17.2
Urban 418 15.8 0.9 13.9 17.6
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 125 14.5 1.6 11.4 17.6
Excellent to Good 791 16.1 0.7 14.7 17.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 322 53.5 2.5 48.6 58.4
Insured 593 10.6 0.6 9.5 11.7
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 28 4.4 0.9 2.7 6.1
No Diabetes 890 16.8 0.7 15.4 18.2
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 152 7.2 0.7 5.9 8.6
No Hypertension 765 19.1 0.8 17.4 20.7
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 51 10.9 1.8 7.4 14.3
No Current Asthma 860 16.3 0.7 15.0 17.7
ARTHRITIS STATUS . . . . .
Has arthritis 173 7.3 0.7 6.0 8.7
No arthritis 735 18.9 0.8 17.3 20.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 83 18.0 2.4 13.2 22.8
<14 days mental health not good 821 15.7 0.7 14.4 17.1
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 254 24.0 1.8 20.5 27.5
Non-Smoker 661 14.1 0.7 12.8 15.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 359 18.2 1.2 15.7 20.6
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 295 14.3 1.0 12.4 16.2
Obese (BMI >= 30) 212 13.5 1.1 11.3 15.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 640 14.5 0.7 13.2 15.9
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 278 20.4 1.5 17.4 23.4
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 410 15.8 0.9 13.9 17.6
Insufficient 334 15.4 1.0 13.4 17.4
No Activity 117 16.6 2.0 12.6 20.5

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