Percentage of Adults Who Reported Their Mental Health
Was Not Good on 14 or More Days in the Past 30 Days

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 429 8.7 0.5 7.8 9.6
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 124 6.4 0.6 5.2 7.6
Female 305 10.9 0.7 9.6 12.2
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 41 8.6 1.5 5.7 11.5
25-34 years 81 8.7 1.1 6.7 10.8
35-44 years 86 8.3 0.9 6.5 10.0
45-54 years 104 10.9 1.2 8.6 13.3
55-64 years 55 10.2 1.5 7.3 13.0
65+ years 60 6.4 0.9 4.7 8.1
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 369 8.5 0.5 7.5 9.4
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 18 11.1 2.8 5.6 16.7
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 13 10.6 3.1 4.4 16.7
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 9 15.1 5.1 5.0 25.2
Hispanic 20 9.8 2.3 5.3 14.2
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 49 15.0 2.3 10.5 19.4
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 152 9.8 0.8 8.2 11.5
Some College 141 9.6 0.9 7.8 11.3
College Graduate 85 5.3 0.6 4.1 6.6
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 75 21.4 2.6 16.4 26.5
$15,000 - $24,999 87 12.7 1.5 9.8 15.6
$25,000 - $34,999 59 9.1 1.2 6.6 11.5
$35,000 - $49,999 73 8.4 1.0 6.4 10.4
$50,000+ 81 5.6 0.7 4.3 7.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 259 7.8 0.5 6.7 8.9
Out of Work 19 23.2 5.1 13.1 33.2
Homemaker / Student 34 7.5 1.3 4.9 10.1
Retired 59 6.6 0.9 4.8 8.4
Unable to Work 58 42.2 4.8 32.8 51.5
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 198 7.4 0.5 6.3 8.4
Divorced / Separated 117 16.2 1.6 13.0 19.3
Widowed 47 9.1 1.3 6.5 11.7
Never Married 65 8.8 1.3 6.3 11.3
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 157 20.8 1.7 17.5 24.1
Living without a Disability 264 6.6 0.5 5.8 7.5
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 7 2.7 1.1 0.6 4.8
Rural 50 8.0 1.3 5.5 10.4
Densely-settled Rural 63 8.2 1.1 6.0 10.5
Semi-urban 94 9.4 1.0 7.4 11.4
Urban 214 9.4 0.7 8.0 10.8
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 176 16.0 1.3 13.5 18.5
Non-Smoker 253 6.6 0.5 5.7 7.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 70 13.8 1.8 10.2 17.4
Insured 359 8.2 0.5 7.2 9.1
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 36 12.1 2.1 8.0 16.1
No Diabetes 392 8.5 0.5 7.6 9.4
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 131 12.0 1.1 9.8 14.2
No Hypertension 298 7.7 0.5 6.8 8.7
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 61 14.4 2.1 10.3 18.4
No Current Asthma 367 8.2 0.5 7.3 9.1
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 138 23.4 2.0 19.5 27.3
Excellent to Good 291 6.7 0.4 5.8 7.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 176 8.7 0.7 7.3 10.1
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 112 6.9 0.7 5.5 8.3
Obese (BMI >= 30) 121 12.3 1.2 9.9 14.6

Numerator: Respondents reporting 14 or more days
in past 30 when their mental health was not good.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.