Percentage of Adults with Diagnosed Depression

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 873 19.6 0.7 18.2 21.0
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 210 12.0 0.9 10.2 13.8
Female 663 26.7 1.0 24.7 28.8
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 57 20.6 2.7 15.3 25.9
25-34 years 103 16.4 1.6 13.2 19.6
35-44 years 180 19.9 1.5 17.0 22.9
45-54 years 220 24.0 1.6 20.8 27.1
55-64 years 132 20.7 1.8 17.2 24.1
65+ years 177 16.3 1.3 13.8 18.8
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 30 9.7 2.0 5.9 13.5
Non-Hispanic 841 20.3 0.7 18.9 21.8
RACE . . . . .
White Only 809 20.2 0.8 18.7 21.7
Black Only 24 16.7 3.5 9.8 23.7
Other Race Only 33 13.6 2.6 8.5 18.8
More than One Race 6 14.9 6.4 2.4 27.3
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 81 28.9 3.3 22.3 35.4
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 246 20.0 1.4 17.3 22.7
Some College 280 21.1 1.4 18.4 23.8
College Graduate 266 16.2 1.0 14.2 18.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 115 36.1 3.5 29.2 43.0
$15,000 - $24,999 167 21.9 1.8 18.3 25.5
$25,000 - $34,999 132 22.2 2.1 18.1 26.4
$35,000 - $49,999 145 20.6 1.8 17.2 24.1
$50,000+ 218 16.0 1.1 13.9 18.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 487 17.2 0.8 15.6 18.8
Out of Work 54 33.5 4.9 23.9 43.1
Homemaker / Student 79 21.5 2.5 16.7 26.3
Retired 161 16.8 1.4 14.1 19.5
Unable to Work 92 61.1 4.5 52.2 70.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 168 18.7 1.6 15.7 21.8
1-19 Hours 29 18.6 3.8 11.1 26.1
20-39 Hours 97 18.7 2.1 14.6 22.7
40 + Hours 372 16.5 0.9 14.7 18.3
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 425 17.0 0.8 15.4 18.6
Divorced / Separated 235 34.7 2.1 30.6 38.9
Widowed 106 21.0 2.0 17.0 25.0
Never Married 103 19.2 2.3 14.7 23.6
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 321 35.5 1.9 31.9 39.2
Living without a Disability 550 16.1 0.7 14.7 17.6
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 26 11.8 2.7 6.5 17.2
Rural 109 19.9 1.9 16.1 23.7
Densely-settled Rural 144 19.5 1.7 16.1 22.9
Semi-urban 157 19.9 1.7 16.7 23.2
Urban 433 20.1 1.0 18.1 22.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 246 41.4 2.4 36.8 46.1
Excellent to Good 627 16.5 0.7 15.1 17.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 115 23.8 2.4 19.1 28.4
Insured 756 18.9 0.7 17.5 20.4
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 101 29.5 2.9 23.8 35.1
No Diabetes 757 18.7 0.7 17.3 20.1
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 110 34.7 3.2 28.4 41.1
No Current Asthma 755 18.3 0.7 16.9 19.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 191 53.0 3.5 46.2 59.9
<14 days mental health not good 667 16.7 0.7 15.4 18.1
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 251 29.0 1.9 25.4 32.7
Non-Smoker 621 17.3 0.7 15.8 18.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 279 16.7 1.1 14.5 18.9
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 283 17.3 1.1 15.1 19.4
Obese (BMI >= 30) 269 27.1 1.7 23.9 30.4
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 604 17.9 0.8 16.4 19.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 267 25.7 1.6 22.5 29.0

Numerator: Respondents reporting they have been told by a doctor
or nurse that they had depression.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
On Questionnaire Split B