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 170 1.8 0.2 1.5 2.1
GENDER
Male 91 2.3 0.3 1.8 2.9
Female 79 1.3 0.2 0.9 1.7
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 14 1.7 0.5 0.7 2.8
25-34 years 40 3.2 0.5 2.2 4.3
35-44 years 28 2.6 0.6 1.5 3.7
45-54 years 31 1.6 0.3 0.9 2.2
55-64 years 25 1.1 0.2 0.6 1.6
65+ years 32 0.7 0.1 0.4 1.0
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 47 7.8 1.2 5.4 10.2
Non-Hispanic 122 1.2 0.1 0.9 1.4
RACE
White only 121 1.4 0.2 1.1 1.7
Black or African American only 7 1.7 0.8 0.2 3.2
Other race only 18 4.2 1.1 2.1 6.3
More than one race 4 2.7 1.4 0.0 5.4
EDUCATION
Less than high school 35 5.5 1.0 3.5 7.5
High school graduate or G.E.D 59 2.1 0.3 1.4 2.7
Some college 44 1.2 0.2 0.8 1.6
College graduate 32 0.8 0.2 0.5 1.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 19 2.4 0.7 1.0 3.9
$15,000 to $24,999 31 2.8 0.6 1.7 4.0
$25,000 to $34,999 24 2.8 0.7 1.5 4.1
$35,000 to $49,999 31 2.4 0.5 1.4 3.3
$50,000 or more 32 0.7 0.2 0.4 1.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 104 2.0 0.2 1.5 2.4
Out of work 15 4.2 1.2 1.8 6.6
Homemaker/Student 21 2.2 0.5 1.2 3.2
Retired 23 0.6 0.1 0.3 0.9
Unable to work 6 0.7 0.3 0.0 1.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 37 1.3 0.3 0.8 1.9
1 to less than 20 hours 9 1.8 0.8 0.2 3.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 20 1.8 0.5 0.8 2.9
40 hours to less than 60 hours 72 1.9 0.3 1.4 2.4
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 97 1.8 0.2 1.4 2.2
Divorced/Seperated 33 2.4 0.5 1.4 3.3
Widowed 12 0.9 0.3 0.3 1.5
Never married 28 1.7 0.4 1.0 2.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 23 0.9 0.2 0.5 1.3
Living without a disability 140 2.0 0.2 1.6 2.4
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 13 1.9 0.6 0.7 3.0
Rural 24 2.2 0.5 1.2 3.2
Densely-settled rural 26 1.7 0.4 0.9 2.4
Semi-Urban 26 1.6 0.4 0.8 2.4
Urban 81 1.8 0.2 1.3 2.3
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 114 1.2 0.1 0.9 1.4
Uninsured 55 5.4 0.8 3.8 6.9
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 10 0.9 0.3 0.3 1.5
No diabetes 160 1.9 0.2 1.6 2.3
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 9 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.9
No current asthma 160 1.9 0.2 1.6 2.3
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 27 0.6 0.1 0.4 0.9
No arthritis 142 2.2 0.2 1.8 2.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 18 2.3 0.6 1.1 3.5
<14 days mental health NOT good 149 1.8 0.2 1.4 2.1
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 43 2.7 0.5 1.8 3.6
Non-smoker 116 1.5 0.2 1.2 1.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 51 1.7 0.3 1.1 2.3
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 58 1.9 0.3 1.3 2.5
Obese, BMI>=30 42 1.4 0.3 0.9 1.9
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 114 1.6 0.2 1.2 2.0
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 56 2.5 0.4 1.7 3.2
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 8 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.9
Did not serve on active duty 160 2.0 0.2 1.6 2.3

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