TABLE 3.

aRR for Selected Health Care Access Variables: Women

Delayed or Missed Medical Care Because of Cost in Last 12 moDid Not Fill Prescription Because of Cost in Last 12 moHas Not Seen/Spoken to Health Professional in Last 12 moNo Usual Source of Health Care
aRR95% CIaRR95% CIaRR95% CIaRR95% CI
Insurance status
    Uninsured3.24*2.72–3.82*3.27*2.55–4.16*2.54*2.01–3.09*3.45*3.01–3.90*
    Medicaid0.850.57–1.261.050.68–1.580.780.46–1.281.000.68–1.46
    Private1.00Reference1.00Reference1.00Reference1.00Reference
Race/ethnicity
    White, non-Hispanic1.00Reference1.00Reference1.00Reference1.00Reference
    Black, non-Hispanic0.850.63–1.121.150.86–1.531.090.77–1.520.840.64–1.06
    Hispanic0.73*0.54–0.97*0.760.56–1.011.92*1.58–2.32*1.34*1.10–1.60*
    Other0.740.44–1.230.930.52–1.612.30*1.57–3.24*1.52*1.10–2.02*
Household income (ratio to federal poverty level)
    <1.004.38*2.53–7.22*2.40*1.34–4.16*1.310.81–2.081.48*1.05–2.03*
    1.00–1.994.91*2.84–8.01*2.23*1.25–3.88*1.340.85–2.061.48*1.06–2.01*
    2.00–2.994.52*2.58–7.49*2.29*1.28–4.00*1.59*1.01–2.44*1.200.86–1.62
    3.00–3.994.16*2.31–7.08*2.41*1.27–4.40*1.570.95–2.511.300.88–1.86
    4.00–4.992.30*1.15–4.41*1.580.79–3.091.260.70–2.171.070.69–1.60
    ≥5.001.00Reference1.00Reference1.00Reference1.00Reference
  • Adjusted relative risk (aRR) and 95% CIs representing relationship between independent variables and health access variables also controlling for educational attainment, major activity in previous week, marital status, current pregnancy, and presence of an activity-limiting chronic medical condition. SUDAAN was used to account for the complex sampling design and weighting of data.

  • * Significant results (P < .05).

  • Data source: National Center for Health Statistics.