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 3278 20.1 0.4 19.4 20.8
GENDER
Male 1990 26.4 0.6 25.3 27.6
Female 1288 13.9 0.4 13.1 14.8
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 484 34.2 1.4 31.4 36.9
25-34 years 804 34.6 1.1 32.5 36.8
35-44 years 582 23.6 1.0 21.7 25.4
45-54 years 561 16.7 0.7 15.3 18.2
55-64 years 495 11.3 0.6 10.2 12.5
65+ years 352 5.0 0.3 4.4 5.6
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 589 47.1 1.5 44.1 50.1
Non-hispanic 2653 17.2 0.4 16.5 17.9
RACE
White only 2649 18.2 0.4 17.4 18.9
Black or African American only 173 27.3 2.1 23.1 31.4
Other race only 143 24.8 2.2 20.5 29.1
More than one race 89 25.0 2.6 20.0 30.1
EDUCATION
Less than high school 484 40.4 1.6 37.4 43.5
High school graduate or G.E.D 998 21.3 0.7 20.0 22.7
Some college 939 18.8 0.6 17.6 20.1
College graduate 839 12.3 0.5 11.4 13.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 334 31.4 1.7 28.1 34.6
$15,000 to $24,999 651 30.9 1.1 28.7 33.2
$25,000 to $34,999 346 23.2 1.3 20.8 25.7
$35,000 to $49,999 377 18.3 1.0 16.3 20.2
$50,000 or more 878 12.4 0.5 11.5 13.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 2079 22.5 0.5 21.5 23.5
Out of work 247 39.2 2.2 34.8 43.5
Homemaker/Student 399 23.9 1.2 21.5 26.3
Retired 331 5.7 0.4 5.0 6.4
Unable to work 142 13.6 1.2 11.2 16.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 565 12.3 0.6 11.1 13.5
1 to less than 20 hours 144 16.4 1.5 13.4 19.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 493 24.8 1.1 22.6 27.0
40 plus hours 1412 21.1 0.6 20.0 22.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 1611 16.1 0.4 15.2 16.9
Divorced/Seperated 549 23.0 1.0 21.0 25.0
Widowed 169 8.4 0.8 6.9 10.0
Never married 949 33.8 1.1 31.8 35.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 521 13.0 0.6 11.8 14.3
Not living with a disability 2599 21.9 0.4 21.0 22.8
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 208 22.0 1.6 18.8 25.2
Rural 323 18.3 1.1 16.2 20.5
Densely-settled rural 552 20.1 0.9 18.4 21.9
Semi-Urban 528 21.3 1.0 19.4 23.2
Urban 1667 19.9 0.5 18.9 20.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 2225 14.6 0.3 14.0 15.3
Uninsured 1018 56.8 1.3 54.2 59.3
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 158 7.4 0.7 6.1 8.7
No diabetes 3119 21.5 0.4 20.7 22.3
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 207 14.3 1.1 12.2 16.4
No current asthma 3040 20.6 0.4 19.8 21.3
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Yes 470 8.9 0.5 8.0 9.8
No 2788 23.7 0.5 22.9 24.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 361 25.4 1.3 22.8 27.9
<14 days mental health NOT good 2854 19.5 0.4 18.8 20.2
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 812 30.6 1.0 28.6 32.6
Non-smoker 2261 17.5 0.4 16.8 18.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 972 21.1 0.7 19.7 22.5
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 1008 19.3 0.6 18.1 20.6
Obese, BMI>=30 886 18.1 0.6 16.9 19.4
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Yes 1946 18.1 0.4 17.3 19.0
No 898 23.4 0.8 21.9 24.9
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 352 15.1 0.9 13.3 16.8
Did not serve on active duty 2898 20.7 0.4 19.9 21.5

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