Table 3: Frequency of unmet health care needs and use of health care services
VariableNo. (%) of participants
Has unmet health care needs196 (49.0)
Has family doctor319 (79.8)
Has talked to health care provider about physical and/or mental health
    Doctor365 (91.2)
    Eye specialist194 (48.5)
    Dentist168 (42.0)
    Social worker58 (14.5)
    Other specialist*35 (8.8)
    Other allied health care provider†52 (13.0)

*Includes surgeon, allergist, orthopedist and psychiatrist.

†Includes nurse, psychologist and physiotherapist.