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 1530 20.8 0.6 19.6 21.9
GENDER
Female 720 15.3 0.7 14.0 16.6
Male 810 26.5 1.0 24.6 28.3
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 227 40.7 2.3 36.2 45.2
25-34 years 374 37.0 1.7 33.6 40.4
35-44 years 268 23.0 1.5 20.0 26.1
45-54 years 256 14.4 1.1 12.3 16.5
55-64 years 223 10.1 0.9 8.4 11.8
65+ years 182 4.6 0.4 3.8 5.4
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 1375 18.4 0.5 17.3 19.4
Hispanic 152 44.5 3.0 38.6 50.4
RACE
White only 1214 17.5 0.6 16.4 18.6
Black or African American only 101 29.3 3.1 23.3 35.4
Other race only 161 41.8 2.9 36.1 47.4
More than one race 41 33.1 5.0 23.4 42.8
EDUCATION
Less than high school 177 38.0 2.6 32.9 43.1
High school graduate or G.E.D 453 22.2 1.1 20.0 24.4
Some college 468 20.1 1.0 18.1 22.0
College graduate 432 13.1 0.7 11.7 14.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 185 32.9 2.5 28.0 37.7
$15,000 to $24,999 349 31.9 1.7 28.6 35.3
$25,000 to $34,999 168 21.0 1.8 17.6 24.5
$35,000 to $49,999 222 19.9 1.5 17.0 22.8
$50,000 or more 397 11.7 0.7 10.3 13.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 941 22.3 0.8 20.8 23.8
Out of work 146 36.8 3.0 30.9 42.8
Homemaker/Student 206 31.8 2.2 27.6 36.0
Retired 168 5.3 0.5 4.3 6.3
Unable to work 67 13.8 2.2 9.5 18.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 295 14.3 1.0 12.3 16.3
1 to less than 20 hours 74 21.5 2.9 15.8 27.2
20 hours to less than 40 hours 233 23.7 1.7 20.4 27.0
40 plus hours 648 21.5 0.9 19.7 23.3
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 714 15.5 0.7 14.2 16.8
Divorced/Separated 272 22.9 1.6 19.9 26.0
Widowed 101 8.9 1.4 6.3 11.6
Never married 433 37.3 1.7 34.0 40.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Do not have a disability 1257 22.6 0.7 21.3 24.0
Have a disability 251 13.4 1.1 11.3 15.6
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 95 19.9 2.4 15.1 24.7
Rural 164 18.8 1.7 15.5 22.1
Densely-settled rural 241 19.9 1.5 17.0 22.7
Semi-Urban 204 18.4 1.4 15.6 21.1
Urban 826 22.2 0.8 20.5 23.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 568 54.8 1.8 51.2 58.4
Insured 958 13.8 0.5 12.8 14.8
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 1465 22.1 0.6 20.9 23.3
Have diabetes 62 7.7 1.4 5.1 10.4
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 1416 20.9 0.6 19.7 22.1
Current Asthma 104 19.1 2.0 15.1 23.0
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 1281 24.5 0.7 23.1 26.0
Have arthritis 242 9.0 0.7 7.6 10.4
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 1331 20.4 0.6 19.2 21.6
14+ days mental health NOT good 180 24.4 1.9 20.7 28.2
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 1115 18.6 0.6 17.3 19.8
Current smoker 398 29.6 1.5 26.6 32.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 560 23.0 1.1 20.9 25.1
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 483 19.9 1.0 17.9 21.9
Obese, BMI>=30 406 18.9 1.1 16.8 21.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 358 21.6 1.3 19.0 24.2
Participates in leisure time physical activity 1170 20.5 0.7 19.2 21.8
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 1374 21.6 0.6 20.4 22.9
Served on active duty 156 14.0 1.3 11.5 16.6

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