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 309 1.7 0.1 1.5 1.9
GENDER
Male 173 2.2 0.2 1.8 2.6
Female 136 1.2 0.1 1.0 1.5
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 29 2.0 0.4 1.2 2.8
25-34 years 67 3.1 0.4 2.3 4.0
35-44 years 54 2.0 0.3 1.4 2.6
45-54 years 44 1.3 0.2 0.9 1.7
55-64 years 51 1.1 0.2 0.8 1.5
65+ years 64 0.8 0.1 0.6 1.0
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 70 6.0 0.8 4.5 7.5
Non-hispanic 234 1.2 0.1 1.0 1.4
RACE
White only 235 1.4 0.1 1.2 1.6
Black or African American only 10 1.9 0.7 0.6 3.3
Other race only 20 2.8 0.7 1.5 4.1
More than one race 7 1.4 0.6 0.2 2.6
EDUCATION
Less than high school 70 5.2 0.7 3.8 6.5
High school graduate or G.E.D 92 1.6 0.2 1.2 2.1
Some college 78 1.2 0.2 0.9 1.6
College graduate 68 1.0 0.1 0.7 1.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 34 2.8 0.6 1.7 4.0
$15,000 to $24,999 73 3.2 0.4 2.4 4.0
$25,000 to $34,999 32 1.8 0.4 1.1 2.6
$35,000 to $49,999 36 1.4 0.3 0.8 2.0
$50,000 or more 74 0.9 0.1 0.7 1.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 183 2.0 0.2 1.6 2.3
Out of work 15 2.0 0.6 0.9 3.0
Homemaker/Student 38 1.8 0.4 1.1 2.5
Retired 46 0.6 0.1 0.4 0.9
Unable to work 20 1.6 0.4 0.8 2.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 66 1.1 0.2 0.8 1.5
1 to less than 20 hours 17 1.9 0.6 0.8 3.0
20 hours to less than 40 hours 41 1.8 0.3 1.2 2.4
40 plus hours 123 1.8 0.2 1.5 2.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 167 1.5 0.1 1.2 1.8
Divorced/Seperated 40 1.6 0.3 1.0 2.3
Widowed 27 1.2 0.3 0.7 1.7
Never married 75 2.5 0.3 1.9 3.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 74 1.6 0.2 1.2 2.1
Not living with a disability 225 1.7 0.1 1.5 2.0
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 28 2.7 0.6 1.6 3.9
Rural 40 2.0 0.4 1.2 2.7
Densely-settled rural 67 2.0 0.3 1.4 2.6
Semi-Urban 41 1.3 0.2 0.8 1.7
Urban 133 1.6 0.2 1.3 1.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 222 1.2 0.1 1.0 1.4
Uninsured 86 5.2 0.6 4.0 6.4
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 22 0.9 0.2 0.5 1.4
No diabetes 285 1.8 0.1 1.5 2.0
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 19 0.8 0.2 0.4 1.2
No current asthma 288 1.8 0.1 1.5 2.0
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Yes 59 0.8 0.1 0.6 1.0
No 248 2.0 0.1 1.7 2.3
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 37 2.2 0.4 1.4 3.0
<14 days mental health NOT good 268 1.7 0.1 1.4 1.9
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 65 2.0 0.3 1.4 2.5
Non-smoker 232 1.7 0.1 1.4 1.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 95 1.9 0.2 1.5 2.4
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 86 1.5 0.2 1.1 1.8
Obese, BMI>=30 81 1.3 0.2 1.0 1.7
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Yes 174 1.5 0.1 1.2 1.7
No 101 2.3 0.3 1.8 2.8
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 18 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.7
Did not serve on active duty 291 1.9 0.1 1.6 2.1

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