Percentage of Adults Who Could Not See a Doctor
Because of Cost in the Past 12 Months

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1100 11.7 0.4 10.9 12.5
GENDER
Male 450 10.4 0.6 9.3 11.5
Female 650 13.0 0.6 11.8 14.1
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 76 10.6 1.3 8.0 13.1
25-34 years 228 18.8 1.3 16.3 21.3
35-44 years 181 14.9 1.2 12.6 17.2
45-54 years 238 13.9 1.0 12.0 15.8
55-64 years 254 10.6 0.7 9.2 12.1
65+ years 123 3.1 0.3 2.4 3.8
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 123 20.8 1.9 17.0 24.6
Non-Hispanic 961 10.7 0.4 9.9 11.4
RACE
White only 894 10.4 0.4 9.6 11.2
Black or African American only 72 19.1 2.4 14.4 23.9
Other race only 47 15.8 2.5 10.9 20.6
More than one race 41 19.0 3.3 12.6 25.4
EDUCATION
Less than high school 126 23.3 2.1 19.2 27.4
High school graduate or G.E.D 367 12.8 0.7 11.4 14.3
Some college 374 12.0 0.7 10.7 13.4
College graduate 228 5.8 0.4 4.9 6.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 189 28.3 2.2 24.0 32.5
$15,000 to $24,999 289 24.0 1.5 21.1 26.9
$25,000 to $34,999 130 14.4 1.5 11.5 17.2
$35,000 to $49,999 129 12.0 1.2 9.8 14.3
$50,000 or more 193 4.8 0.4 4.0 5.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 620 12.1 0.5 11.0 13.1
Out of work 105 26.4 2.8 20.9 31.9
Homemaker/Student 94 11.8 1.4 9.1 14.5
Retired 95 2.9 0.4 2.2 3.7
Unable to work 159 24.1 2.0 20.2 28.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 145 5.8 0.6 4.6 7.0
1 to less than 20 hours 58 10.7 1.6 7.5 13.9
20 hours to less than 40 hours 173 17.7 1.4 14.9 20.6
40 hours or more 371 10.0 0.6 8.9 11.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 532 9.7 0.5 8.7 10.6
Divorced/Seperated 259 19.0 1.3 16.4 21.6
Widowed 77 6.4 0.8 4.8 8.0
Never married 232 14.6 1.1 12.5 16.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 483 21.7 1.1 19.6 23.8
Living without a disability 540 8.2 0.4 7.4 9.0
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 65 11.4 1.6 8.3 14.5
Rural 98 10.5 1.2 8.1 12.8
Densely-settled rural 188 11.6 1.0 9.6 13.5
Semi-Urban 185 11.3 0.9 9.5 13.1
Urban 564 12.1 0.6 10.9 13.2
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 706 7.8 0.3 7.1 8.5
Uninsured 384 38.2 1.9 34.5 41.9
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 141 12.6 1.2 10.3 15.0
No diabetes 958 11.6 0.4 10.8 12.5
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 162 19.8 1.7 16.5 23.1
No current asthma 926 10.9 0.4 10.1 11.7
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 383 12.6 0.7 11.2 14.0
No arthritis 708 11.3 0.5 10.4 12.3
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 293 34.3 2.0 30.4 38.1
<14 days mental health NOT good 784 9.2 0.4 8.5 10.0
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 341 22.7 1.3 20.1 25.2
Non-smoker 688 9.1 0.4 8.3 10.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 267 9.8 0.7 8.5 11.2
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 287 9.3 0.6 8.1 10.6
Obese, BMI>=30 413 15.0 0.8 13.3 16.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 748 10.6 0.4 9.7 11.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 350 15.4 0.9 13.6 17.3
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 102 7.0 0.8 5.5 8.6
Did not serve on active duty 981 12.2 0.4 11.4 13.1

Numerator: Respondents who could not see a doctor because of cost in the past 12 months.
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.