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 1852 19.4 0.5 18.5 20.4
GENDER
Male 1095 24.9 0.7 23.4 26.3
Female 757 14.2 0.6 13.1 15.3
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 305 35.6 1.8 32.0 39.2
25-34 years 469 34.2 1.4 31.5 37.0
35-44 years 332 23.3 1.2 20.8 25.7
45-54 years 287 13.9 0.9 12.2 15.6
55-64 years 262 9.5 0.6 8.3 10.7
65+ years 197 4.9 0.4 4.1 5.6
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 290 44.8 2.1 40.7 49.0
Non-Hispanic 1552 16.9 0.5 16.0 17.7
RACE
White only 1458 16.7 0.5 15.8 17.6
Black or African American only 99 24.9 2.4 20.2 29.6
Other race only 124 36.7 2.9 31.0 42.5
More than one race 43 24.5 3.6 17.5 31.5
EDUCATION
Less than high school 226 34.7 2.1 30.7 38.7
High school graduate or G.E.D 620 22.2 0.9 20.5 23.9
Some college 533 17.5 0.8 16.0 19.0
College graduate 473 12.8 0.6 11.6 14.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 223 30.8 2.0 27.0 34.7
$15,000 to $24,999 401 30.9 1.4 28.1 33.7
$25,000 to $34,999 230 24.8 1.6 21.8 27.9
$35,000 to $49,999 241 17.5 1.2 15.3 19.8
$50,000 or more 452 11.5 0.6 10.3 12.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 1224 22.2 0.6 21.0 23.4
Out of work 137 34.2 2.7 28.9 39.5
Homemaker/Student 232 24.7 1.6 21.6 27.9
Retired 163 4.7 0.4 3.9 5.5
Unable to work 77 10.9 1.3 8.3 13.5
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 296 12.2 0.8 10.5 13.8
1 to less than 20 hours 105 18.8 2.1 14.7 22.9
20 hours to less than 40 hours 280 23.2 1.4 20.5 25.9
40 hours to less than 60 hours 824 20.4 0.7 19.0 21.8
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 867 15.1 0.5 14.1 16.1
Divorced/Seperated 325 21.7 1.2 19.3 24.0
Widowed 100 8.0 0.9 6.2 9.8
Never married 549 34.7 1.4 32.0 37.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 309 12.9 0.8 11.3 14.4
Living without a disability 1460 21.2 0.6 20.1 22.3
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 118 21.4 2.0 17.4 25.4
Rural 187 15.5 1.2 13.1 17.8
Densely-settled rural 315 19.9 1.1 17.7 22.0
Semi-Urban 260 18.7 1.2 16.4 21.0
Urban 972 20.1 0.7 18.8 21.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 1191 13.4 0.4 12.6 14.3
Uninsured 646 54.6 1.6 51.5 57.7
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 86 6.4 0.8 4.9 8.0
No diabetes 1758 20.9 0.5 19.9 21.9
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 110 13.5 1.4 10.8 16.2
No current asthma 1724 19.9 0.5 19.0 20.9
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 256 7.5 0.5 6.5 8.6
No arthritis 1591 23.6 0.6 22.4 24.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 197 23.9 1.7 20.7 27.2
<14 days mental health NOT good 1613 18.9 0.5 18.0 19.9
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 457 28.5 1.3 26.0 31.0
Non-smoker 1287 17.2 0.5 16.2 18.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 605 20.7 0.9 19.0 22.4
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 602 19.2 0.8 17.6 20.7
Obese, BMI>=30 480 16.6 0.8 15.0 18.1
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 1370 19.3 0.5 18.3 20.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 478 19.8 1.0 17.9 21.7
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 202 14.0 1.0 11.9 16.0
Did not serve on active duty 1647 20.2 0.5 19.2 21.2

Numerator: Respondents without a personal doctor or health care provider.
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.