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 3359 21.5 0.4 20.8 22.3
GENDER
Female 1480 16.5 0.5 15.6 17.4
Male 1879 26.7 0.6 25.6 27.9
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 517 39.9 1.5 37.0 42.8
25-34 years 783 35.6 1.1 33.4 37.8
35-44 years 636 26.6 1.0 24.6 28.5
45-54 years 591 16.9 0.7 15.4 18.3
55-64 years 464 10.2 0.6 9.1 11.3
65+ years 368 5.1 0.3 4.5 5.7
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 2854 18.7 0.4 18.0 19.4
Hispanic 480 48.1 1.7 44.8 51.4
RACE
White only 2645 18.4 0.4 17.7 19.2
Black or African American only 185 31.6 2.3 27.2 36.1
Other race only 383 42.4 1.8 38.7 46.0
More than one race 80 26.5 2.9 20.9 32.2
EDUCATION
Less than high school 426 36.8 1.5 33.8 39.8
High school graduate or G.E.D 1085 24.9 0.7 23.4 26.3
Some college 1034 20.3 0.7 19.0 21.6
College graduate 814 13.2 0.5 12.2 14.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 441 35.2 1.6 32.2 38.3
$15,000 to $24,999 761 32.2 1.1 30.1 34.4
$25,000 to $34,999 437 27.0 1.3 24.5 29.5
$35,000 to $49,999 438 19.8 1.0 17.9 21.7
$50,000 or more 815 12.2 0.5 11.3 13.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 2138 23.3 0.5 22.3 24.3
Out of work 364 42.3 1.9 38.6 46.0
Homemaker/Student 386 28.4 1.4 25.6 31.1
Retired 322 5.2 0.3 4.5 5.8
Unable to work 134 14.7 1.5 11.8 17.6
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 564 13.3 0.7 12.0 14.5
1 to less than 20 hours 181 20.6 1.6 17.4 23.8
20 hours to less than 40 hours 515 25.8 1.1 23.6 28.0
40 plus hours 1456 21.6 0.6 20.5 22.7
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 1575 16.6 0.4 15.8 17.5
Divorced/Separated 620 24.5 1.0 22.6 26.5
Widowed 179 7.6 0.7 6.3 8.9
Never married 968 38.1 1.1 35.9 40.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 2746 23.4 0.4 22.6 24.3
Living with a disability 560 13.8 0.7 12.5 15.1
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 188 20.4 1.6 17.3 23.5
Rural 327 18.7 1.1 16.5 20.8
Densely-settled rural 601 22.9 1.0 21.1 24.8
Semi-Urban 528 22.5 1.0 20.6 24.4
Urban 1715 21.4 0.5 20.4 22.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 1297 56.3 1.2 54.0 58.6
Insured 2044 14.3 0.3 13.6 15.0
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 3208 23.0 0.4 22.2 23.8
Have diabetes 143 7.0 0.7 5.6 8.4
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 3101 21.9 0.4 21.1 22.7
Current asthma 227 16.8 1.2 14.5 19.2
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 2831 25.3 0.5 24.4 26.2
Yes 506 9.7 0.5 8.7 10.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 2949 21.1 0.4 20.3 21.8
14+ days mental health NOT good 363 25.7 1.3 23.0 28.3
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 2337 18.6 0.4 17.8 19.3
Current smoker 942 32.4 1.0 30.4 34.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 1170 23.3 0.7 22.0 24.7
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 1077 20.6 0.7 19.3 21.8
Obese, BMI>=30 856 18.6 0.7 17.3 19.9
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
No 962 24.4 0.8 22.9 25.9
Yes 2156 19.6 0.4 18.8 20.5
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 2980 22.2 0.4 21.4 23.0
Served on active duty 376 16.8 0.9 14.9 18.6

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