Percentage of Adults with No Personal Doctor or Health Care Provider
or
Percentage of Adults Who Could Not See Doctor Because
of Cost In the Past 12 Months

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 2570 13.6 0.3 13.0 14.2
GENDER
Female 1695 16.0 0.4 15.1 16.8
Male 875 11.2 0.4 10.4 12.0
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 211 15.5 1.1 13.4 17.6
25-34 years 445 18.5 0.9 16.8 20.2
35-44 years 475 17.7 0.8 16.0 19.3
45-54 years 598 15.9 0.7 14.5 17.3
55-64 years 564 11.9 0.6 10.8 13.0
65+ years 277 3.7 0.3 3.2 4.3
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 2273 12.6 0.3 12.0 13.2
Hispanic 283 23.8 1.4 21.0 26.6
RACE
White only 2033 12.0 0.3 11.4 12.5
Black or African American only 179 21.0 1.8 17.5 24.5
Other race only 209 21.0 1.6 17.9 24.1
More than one race 91 26.1 2.7 20.7 31.4
EDUCATION
Less than high school 339 25.1 1.4 22.4 27.7
High school graduate or G.E.D 788 14.3 0.6 13.2 15.4
Some college 895 14.3 0.5 13.3 15.3
College graduate 548 7.2 0.4 6.5 7.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 530 32.2 1.4 29.3 35.0
$15,000 to $24,999 753 25.5 1.0 23.6 27.4
$25,000 to $34,999 311 16.6 1.0 14.6 18.6
$35,000 to $49,999 304 11.9 0.8 10.3 13.6
$50,000 or more 374 4.7 0.3 4.1 5.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 1366 12.7 0.4 11.9 13.4
Out of work 353 34.6 1.8 31.1 38.2
Homemaker/Student 261 15.6 1.0 13.5 17.6
Retired 229 3.9 0.3 3.3 4.5
Unable to work 346 27.0 1.5 24.1 30.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 412 8.4 0.5 7.4 9.4
1 to less than 20 hours 125 10.9 1.1 8.7 13.0
20 hours to less than 40 hours 453 18.8 1.0 16.9 20.6
40 plus hours 815 10.5 0.4 9.7 11.3
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 1182 11.0 0.4 10.3 11.7
Divorced/Separated 712 24.0 1.0 22.1 25.9
Widowed 172 7.4 0.7 6.1 8.7
Never married 494 16.3 0.8 14.7 17.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 1482 11.2 0.3 10.6 11.9
Living with a disability 1049 22.4 0.7 20.9 23.8
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 111 10.8 1.2 8.5 13.1
Rural 233 11.7 0.9 10.0 13.4
Densely-settled rural 436 14.4 0.8 12.9 15.9
Semi-Urban 407 12.9 0.7 11.5 14.3
Urban 1383 14.2 0.4 13.3 15.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 1124 41.3 1.2 39.0 43.6
Insured 1436 7.9 0.2 7.4 8.4
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 2201 13.3 0.3 12.7 14.0
Have diabetes 357 15.8 0.9 13.9 17.6
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 2137 12.5 0.3 11.9 13.1
Current asthma 401 23.6 1.3 21.1 26.1
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 1673 13.0 0.4 12.3 13.7
Yes 868 15.3 0.6 14.2 16.4
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 1885 11.3 0.3 10.7 11.8
14+ days mental health NOT good 626 34.4 1.3 31.8 37.0
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 1626 10.6 0.3 10.0 11.2
Current smoker 891 25.4 0.9 23.6 27.1
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 731 12.4 0.5 11.4 13.4
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 708 11.0 0.5 10.1 12.0
Obese, BMI>=30 944 17.2 0.6 16.0 18.4
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
No 834 17.5 0.7 16.2 18.8
Yes 1588 12.0 0.3 11.3 12.7
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 2360 14.4 0.3 13.7 15.0
Served on active duty 208 8.2 0.6 7.0 9.5

Numerator: Respondents reporting they could not see a doctor because of cost in the past 12 months.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.