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 370 7.7 0.4 6.8 8.5
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 104 5.1 0.6 4.0 6.2
Female 266 10.1 0.7 8.8 11.4
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 38 9.7 1.6 6.4 12.9
25-34 years 72 9.0 1.1 6.8 11.2
35-44 years 100 9.6 1.0 7.6 11.6
45-54 years 82 7.3 0.9 5.6 9.0
55-64 years 45 6.9 1.1 4.7 9.1
65+ years 29 3.3 0.7 2.0 4.6
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 302 7.4 0.5 6.5 8.3
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 21 14.0 3.4 7.3 20.7
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 18 11.8 2.9 6.2 17.4
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 7 10.6 4.1 2.6 18.5
Hispanic 12 3.6 1.3 1.0 6.2
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 28 9.8 2.2 5.5 14.0
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 124 9.1 0.9 7.4 10.8
Some College 129 7.8 0.8 6.3 9.3
College Graduate 89 5.7 0.7 4.4 6.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 59 17.0 2.4 12.4 21.7
$15,000 - $24,999 89 11.6 1.4 8.9 14.3
$25,000 - $34,999 55 6.9 1.0 4.9 8.8
$35,000 - $49,999 62 8.2 1.1 6.0 10.4
$50,000+ 66 4.5 0.6 3.3 5.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 236 7.2 0.5 6.2 8.2
Out of Work 22 14.8 3.7 7.6 22.1
Homemaker / Student 28 7.6 1.6 4.6 10.7
Retired 31 3.6 0.7 2.3 5.0
Unable to Work 51 34.9 4.4 26.3 43.5
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 170 6.2 0.5 5.2 7.1
Divorced / Separated 113 16.3 1.7 13.0 19.5
Widowed 25 5.4 1.1 3.2 7.5
Never Married 62 9.1 1.3 6.6 11.6
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 129 15.2 1.4 12.4 17.9
Living without a Disability 240 6.3 0.4 5.4 7.2
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 13 6.9 2.1 2.7 11.1
Rural 55 8.3 1.2 6.0 10.6
Densely-settled Rural 57 7.2 1.1 5.1 9.3
Semi-urban 65 7.3 1.0 5.3 9.2
Urban 177 7.9 0.7 6.6 9.2
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 144 13.7 1.2 11.3 16.1
Non-Smoker 224 5.9 0.4 5.1 6.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 79 16.2 2.0 12.3 20.0
Insured 290 6.7 0.4 5.8 7.5
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 43 12.5 2.0 8.6 16.5
No Diabetes 326 7.3 0.4 6.4 8.2
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 57 15.6 2.2 11.3 20.0
No Current Asthma 311 7.0 0.4 6.2 7.9
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 110 18.4 1.9 14.6 22.1
Excellent to Good 260 6.2 0.4 5.4 7.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 147 8.1 0.7 6.7 9.6
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 103 6.3 0.7 5.0 7.6
Obese (BMI >= 30) 98 8.3 0.9 6.5 10.2

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