Percentage of Adults Who Have Not Seen a Doctor for
a Routine Checkup in the Past 12 Months

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 3613 32.2 0.5 31.2 33.2
GENDER
Male 1847 37.3 0.8 35.8 38.8
Female 1766 27.3 0.7 26.0 28.6
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 351 41.4 1.9 37.6 45.1
25-34 years 622 46.2 1.5 43.3 49.2
35-44 years 602 39.8 1.4 37.1 42.6
45-54 years 698 31.7 1.1 29.5 33.9
55-64 years 740 24.8 0.9 23.1 26.6
65+ years 600 14.1 0.6 12.9 15.3
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 287 43.4 2.1 39.3 47.6
Non-Hispanic 3309 31.1 0.5 30.1 32.2
RACE
White only 3148 31.6 0.5 30.5 32.6
Black or African American only 115 28.2 2.5 23.3 33.2
Other race only 141 36.4 2.8 30.9 42.0
More than one race 89 45.7 4.0 37.8 53.6
EDUCATION
Less than high school 285 41.4 2.1 37.3 45.5
High school graduate or G.E.D 1008 31.6 0.9 29.8 33.5
Some college 1111 33.1 0.9 31.3 34.9
College graduate 1209 28.1 0.8 26.6 29.6
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 320 38.3 2.0 34.4 42.2
$15,000 to $24,999 554 38.6 1.5 35.7 41.5
$25,000 to $34,999 365 34.0 1.6 30.8 37.2
$35,000 to $49,999 480 32.6 1.4 29.8 35.3
$50,000 or more 1350 28.6 0.8 27.1 30.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 2350 36.9 0.7 35.6 38.3
Out of work 192 43.2 2.8 37.7 48.6
Homemaker/Student 372 35.1 1.7 31.7 38.4
Retired 509 14.7 0.7 13.4 16.0
Unable to work 164 22.0 1.8 18.5 25.5
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 678 21.4 0.9 19.6 23.2
1 to less than 20 hours 220 32.7 2.2 28.4 37.1
20 hours to less than 40 hours 512 37.7 1.5 34.7 40.7
40 hours to less than 60 hours 1663 35.8 0.8 34.2 37.3
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 2081 30.5 0.6 29.3 31.8
Divorced/Seperated 564 34.2 1.4 31.5 36.9
Widowed 253 17.4 1.2 15.1 19.6
Never married 693 41.1 1.5 38.3 44.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 698 24.9 1.0 23.0 26.8
Living without a disability 2795 34.3 0.6 33.1 35.5
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 213 32.1 2.2 27.9 36.3
Rural 437 34.8 1.6 31.7 37.8
Densely-settled rural 650 35.7 1.3 33.1 38.2
Semi-Urban 553 32.5 1.3 29.9 35.1
Urban 1760 30.7 0.7 29.3 32.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 2852 27.7 0.5 26.7 28.7
Uninsured 735 59.3 1.6 56.1 62.5
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 207 14.0 1.0 12.0 16.1
No diabetes 3394 34.3 0.6 33.2 35.4
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 302 30.2 1.7 26.8 33.5
No current asthma 3284 32.4 0.5 31.3 33.4
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 838 22.2 0.8 20.6 23.7
No arthritis 2758 35.7 0.6 34.4 36.9
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 345 37.5 1.8 33.9 41.2
<14 days mental health NOT good 3205 31.7 0.5 30.6 32.7
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 755 43.1 1.4 40.5 45.8
Non-smoker 2706 29.8 0.6 28.7 30.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 1164 34.1 1.0 32.2 36.0
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 1222 32.4 0.9 30.7 34.2
Obese, BMI>=30 999 30.3 0.9 28.4 32.1
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 2728 32.4 0.6 31.2 33.6
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 882 31.6 1.0 29.6 33.7
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 347 21.8 1.2 19.5 24.1
Did not serve on active duty 3260 33.6 0.6 32.5 34.7

Numerator: Respondents who have not seen a doctor for routine checkup in the past 12 months.
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.