Percentage of Adults Who Have Never Seen a Doctor For a Routine Checkup

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 216 1.4 0.1 1.2 1.7
GENDER
Female 106 1.1 0.1 0.8 1.3
Male 110 1.8 0.2 1.4 2.2
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 28 2.7 0.6 1.6 3.9
25-34 years 33 1.8 0.3 1.1 2.5
35-44 years 37 2.0 0.4 1.3 2.7
45-54 years 43 1.3 0.2 0.8 1.7
55-64 years 33 0.7 0.1 0.4 0.9
65+ years 42 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.6
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 164 0.9 0.1 0.8 1.1
Hispanic 52 6.3 1.0 4.4 8.2
RACE
White only 153 0.9 0.1 0.7 1.1
Black or African American only 3 0.9 0.5 0.0 2.0
Other race only 44 6.2 1.0 4.2 8.3
More than one race 5 0.8 0.4 0.0 1.5
EDUCATION
Less than high school 51 4.6 0.7 3.2 6.0
High school graduate or G.E.D 60 1.3 0.2 0.9 1.6
Some college 58 1.1 0.2 0.7 1.5
College graduate 47 0.7 0.1 0.4 1.0
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 23 1.7 0.4 0.9 2.5
$15,000 to $24,999 50 2.5 0.5 1.5 3.4
$25,000 to $34,999 30 1.9 0.4 1.1 2.8
$35,000 to $49,999 16 0.8 0.2 0.3 1.3
$50,000 or more 50 0.7 0.1 0.5 0.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 128 1.6 0.2 1.2 1.9
Out of work 21 2.7 0.7 1.3 4.1
Homemaker/Student 23 1.8 0.4 1.0 2.7
Retired 36 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.7
Unable to work 6 0.5 0.3 0.0 1.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 51 1.0 0.2 0.6 1.4
1 to less than 20 hours 14 1.7 0.6 0.5 3.0
20 hours to less than 40 hours 26 1.5 0.4 0.7 2.3
40 plus hours 87 1.4 0.2 1.1 1.7
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 109 1.3 0.1 1.0 1.6
Divorced/Separated 37 1.6 0.3 0.9 2.2
Widowed 27 1.0 0.2 0.5 1.4
Never married 42 1.9 0.4 1.2 2.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 156 1.5 0.1 1.2 1.7
Living with a disability 53 1.1 0.2 0.7 1.5
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 12 1.2 0.4 0.4 2.0
Rural 29 1.4 0.3 0.8 2.0
Densely-settled rural 51 2.0 0.3 1.4 2.7
Semi-Urban 25 1.1 0.3 0.4 1.8
Urban 99 1.4 0.2 1.0 1.7
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 75 4.1 0.6 3.0 5.2
Insured 141 0.9 0.1 0.7 1.1
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 207 1.5 0.1 1.3 1.8
Have diabetes 9 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.6
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 198 1.4 0.1 1.2 1.7
Current asthma 15 1.2 0.5 0.2 2.2
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 166 1.6 0.2 1.3 1.9
Yes 49 0.8 0.1 0.5 1.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 189 1.4 0.1 1.1 1.6
14+ days mental health NOT good 21 1.6 0.5 0.7 2.5
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 153 1.3 0.1 1.0 1.6
Current smoker 52 1.6 0.3 1.1 2.1
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 59 1.1 0.2 0.7 1.4
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 81 1.6 0.2 1.1 2.1
Obese, BMI>=30 52 1.2 0.2 0.8 1.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
No 81 2.3 0.3 1.7 2.9
Yes 118 1.0 0.1 0.8 1.3
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 203 1.6 0.1 1.3 1.8
Served on active duty 13 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.7

Numerator: Respondents reporting who have never seen a doctor for a routine checkup.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.