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 7.8 0.5 6.8 8.7
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 92 5.3 0.7 3.9 6.6
Female 278 10.1 0.7 8.8 11.5
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 31 11.0 2.2 6.7 15.2
25-34 years 50 6.4 1.0 4.5 8.3
35-44 years 81 8.3 1.0 6.4 10.3
45-54 years 88 8.4 1.0 6.5 10.3
55-64 years 54 7.0 1.0 4.9 9.0
65+ years 62 5.7 0.8 4.1 7.2
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 312 7.3 0.5 6.4 8.2
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 24 15.0 3.4 8.3 21.7
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 9 6.1 2.4 1.4 10.9
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 6 16.4 6.8 3.1 29.7
Hispanic 16 9.0 3.2 2.7 15.2
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 41 17.9 3.3 11.4 24.4
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 123 9.0 0.9 7.2 10.9
Some College 127 8.1 0.9 6.4 9.8
College Graduate 79 4.2 0.5 3.2 5.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 68 18.3 2.5 13.3 23.3
$15,000 - $24,999 101 13.1 1.5 10.1 16.1
$25,000 - $34,999 44 5.8 1.0 3.9 7.7
$35,000 - $49,999 51 6.2 0.9 4.3 8.0
$50,000+ 63 4.5 0.6 3.2 5.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 183 6.2 0.6 5.1 7.3
Out of Work 43 30.4 4.8 21.0 39.8
Homemaker / Student 36 8.9 1.8 5.4 12.4
Retired 60 5.5 0.8 4.0 7.1
Unable to Work 46 29.0 4.3 20.5 37.5
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 154 5.9 0.5 4.9 6.9
Divorced / Separated 103 11.7 1.2 9.4 14.1
Widowed 50 8.9 1.3 6.3 11.5
Never Married 63 11.9 1.8 8.3 15.5
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 170 18.7 1.5 15.7 21.6
Living without a Disability 198 5.5 0.5 4.5 6.4
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 11 5.1 1.7 1.7 8.5
Rural 43 7.1 1.3 4.6 9.6
Densely-settled Rural 55 6.5 1.0 4.6 8.4
Semi-urban 82 9.4 1.2 6.9 11.8
Urban 176 7.8 0.7 6.4 9.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 141 22.2 2.1 18.1 26.3
Excellent to Good 226 5.6 0.4 4.7 6.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 77 14.8 2.1 10.7 18.9
Insured 290 6.7 0.5 5.8 7.6
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 36 11.6 2.1 7.5 15.7
No Diabetes 334 7.5 0.5 6.6 8.5
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 132 9.7 0.9 7.9 11.5
No Hypertension 236 7.1 0.6 6.0 8.2
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 53 16.0 2.4 11.2 20.8
No Current Asthma 315 6.9 0.5 6.0 7.8
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 135 15.8 1.6 12.7 18.8
Non-Smoker 235 5.7 0.4 4.9 6.6
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 115 7.1 0.8 5.5 8.8
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 123 7.2 0.8 5.8 8.7
Obese (BMI >= 30) 108 9.6 1.0 7.6 11.6

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