Percentage of Adults with No Personal Doctor or Health Care Provider

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 875 15.2 0.7 13.9 16.5
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SEX . . . . .
Male 472 19.9 1.1 17.7 22.0
Female 403 10.7 0.7 9.4 12.0
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 79 32.8 3.3 26.3 39.3
25-34 years 145 20.8 1.7 17.5 24.1
35-44 years 196 17.3 1.2 14.9 19.7
45-54 years 196 10.7 0.8 9.2 12.3
55-64 years 142 7.8 0.7 6.4 9.2
65+ years 117 4.5 0.5 3.6 5.3
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 85 31.9 3.6 24.7 39.0
Non-Hispanic 789 14.0 0.6 12.8 15.3
RACE . . . . .
White Only 705 13.0 0.6 11.8 14.3
Black Only 37 21.0 3.9 13.3 28.7
Other Race Only 112 33.3 3.4 26.6 39.9
More than One Race 18 25.6 7.4 11.1 40.1
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 87 25.4 3.1 19.2 31.5
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 291 18.7 1.4 16.0 21.5
Some College 245 14.7 1.2 12.3 17.1
College Graduate 252 10.7 0.8 9.1 12.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 108 23.5 2.9 17.8 29.3
$15,000 - $24,999 166 25.6 2.3 21.1 30.1
$25,000 - $34,999 87 15.1 1.8 11.5 18.7
$35,000 - $49,999 133 15.2 1.7 11.9 18.6
$50,000+ 261 9.8 0.7 8.4 11.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 592 16.7 0.8 15.0 18.3
Out of Work 47 36.2 5.6 25.1 47.2
Homemaker / Student 95 18.0 2.3 13.4 22.6
Retired 108 5.0 0.5 3.9 6.1
Unable to Work 33 8.8 1.7 5.6 12.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 162 9.6 1.2 7.3 11.8
1-19 Hours 43 13.4 2.6 8.2 18.6
20-39 Hours 126 19.3 2.2 15.0 23.7
40 + Hours 443 15.8 0.9 14.1 17.6
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 485 12.3 0.6 11.0 13.5
Divorced / Separated 176 17.8 1.5 14.8 20.8
Widowed 69 6.9 1.0 4.9 8.8
Never Married 142 29.9 2.8 24.3 35.4
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 183 10.2 1.0 8.4 12.1
Living without a Disability 690 16.7 0.8 15.1 18.3
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 51 16.1 2.7 10.8 21.5
Rural 131 16.1 1.7 12.7 19.6
Densely-settled Rural 133 13.8 1.6 10.6 16.9
Semi-urban 175 16.6 1.6 13.6 19.7
Urban 384 14.7 1.0 12.9 16.6
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 258 42.4 2.7 37.2 47.6
Insured 614 11.5 0.6 10.3 12.8
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 40 4.7 0.8 3.1 6.4
No Diabetes 834 16.1 0.7 14.7 17.5
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 51 10.5 1.8 6.9 14.0
No Current Asthma 820 15.7 0.7 14.3 17.0
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 136 12.9 1.4 10.2 15.6
Excellent to Good 738 15.5 0.7 14.1 17.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 74 14.2 2.2 9.9 18.5
<14 days mental health not good 791 15.3 0.7 13.9 16.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 243 25.1 1.9 21.4 28.7
Non-Smoker 629 13.0 0.7 11.7 14.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 318 17.4 1.2 14.9 19.8
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 314 14.9 1.1 12.8 17.0
Obese (BMI >= 30) 198 12.0 1.1 9.9 14.1
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 593 14.3 0.8 12.8 15.8
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 282 17.7 1.2 15.3 20.2
HYPERTENSION STATUS* . . . . .
Hypertension 98 9.4 1.2 7.0 11.8
No Hypertension 346 18.3 1.1 16.0 20.5
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY* . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 200 15.7 1.3 13.1 18.3
Insufficient 142 13.6 1.4 10.9 16.3
No Activity 73 18.7 2.5 13.9 23.5

Numerator: Respondents reporting they had no personal doctor or health care provider.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
*Please Note: Prevalence of adults with no personal doctor or health care provider among categories of Hypertension Status and Recommended Level of Physical Activity is based on responses from all respondents on Questionnaire Split A, excluding unknowns and refusals.