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 815 14.3 0.6 13.1 15.5
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 407 18.3 1.1 16.2 20.4
Female 408 10.5 0.7 9.2 11.7
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 65 29.0 3.4 22.3 35.8
25-34 years 141 22.2 1.9 18.6 25.9
35-44 years 166 16.0 1.3 13.4 18.5
45-54 years 181 11.8 1.0 9.9 13.7
55-64 years 144 7.2 0.7 5.9 8.5
65+ years 118 4.0 0.4 3.2 4.8
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 108 36.0 3.5 29.2 42.8
Non-Hispanic 707 13.0 0.6 11.7 14.2
RACE . . . . .
White Only 624 12.4 0.6 11.2 13.7
Black Only 50 21.2 3.5 14.2 28.1
Other Race Only 111 33.2 3.2 26.9 39.5
More than One Race 23 16.8 4.5 8.0 25.6
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 112 32.6 3.1 26.5 38.7
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 264 17.6 1.4 15.0 20.3
Some College 220 13.6 1.2 11.4 15.9
College Graduate 217 9.3 0.8 7.7 10.8
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 101 29.7 3.4 23.0 36.4
$15,000 - $24,999 166 23.9 2.2 19.7 28.2
$25,000 - $34,999 110 18.2 2.3 13.7 22.7
$35,000 - $49,999 103 12.7 1.5 9.7 15.6
$50,000+ 217 9.0 0.7 7.6 10.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 478 14.7 0.8 13.1 16.3
Out of Work 80 27.3 3.3 20.8 33.8
Homemaker / Student 113 22.3 2.4 17.6 27.1
Retired 109 4.4 0.5 3.3 5.5
Unable to Work 32 8.6 1.8 5.1 12.2
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 186 11.3 1.2 9.0 13.6
1-19 Hours 49 13.7 2.3 9.1 18.2
20-39 Hours 136 19.4 2.0 15.4 23.3
40 + Hours 316 13.0 0.9 11.3 14.7
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 433 11.8 0.6 10.5 13.1
Divorced / Separated 138 14.5 1.5 11.6 17.5
Widowed 67 6.3 0.9 4.6 8.1
Never Married 172 28.2 2.5 23.2 33.1
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 50 22.8 3.9 15.2 30.4
Rural 92 12.2 1.6 9.0 15.4
Densely-settled Rural 109 12.4 1.4 9.7 15.1
Semi-urban 147 14.5 1.6 11.4 17.6
Urban 417 14.6 0.9 12.9 16.4
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 158 9.9 1.1 7.8 12.0
Living without a Disability 654 15.6 0.7 14.1 17.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 305 46.2 2.6 41.1 51.3
Insured 507 9.7 0.6 8.6 10.8
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 41 5.5 1.0 3.6 7.4
No Diabetes 773 15.1 0.7 13.8 16.4
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 53 13.1 2.4 8.4 17.8
No Current Asthma 755 14.3 0.6 13.1 15.6
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 134 15.1 1.5 12.1 18.1
Excellent to Good 680 14.2 0.7 12.9 15.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 89 17.5 2.3 12.9 22.0
<14 days mental health not good 713 14.0 0.7 12.7 15.2
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 223 23.6 1.8 20.0 27.2
Non-Smoker 588 12.3 0.6 11.0 13.6
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 265 14.5 1.1 12.2 16.7
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 268 13.5 1.0 11.5 15.6
Obese (BMI >= 30) 222 13.5 1.1 11.3 15.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 539 13.3 0.7 11.9 14.7
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 274 17.5 1.2 15.1 19.9
ARTHRITIS STATUS* . . . . .
Arthritis 70 6.5 0.9 4.7 8.3
No Arthritis 311 14.8 1.0 12.9 16.7

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 providier among categories of Arthritis Status
is based on responses from all respondents on Questionniare Split B, excluding unknowns and refusals.