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 710 7.7 0.3 7.1 8.4
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 200 6.0 0.5 5.0 7.0
Female 510 9.4 0.5 8.5 10.3
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 52 10.0 1.5 7.0 13.0
25-34 years 95 7.2 0.8 5.6 8.7
35-44 years 153 8.1 0.7 6.7 9.5
45-54 years 192 9.5 0.7 8.0 10.9
55-64 years 105 7.5 0.8 6.0 9.0
65+ years 111 4.4 0.5 3.5 5.3
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 35 8.4 1.9 4.6 12.1
Non-Hispanic 674 7.7 0.3 7.0 8.4
RACE . . . . .
White Only 617 7.3 0.3 6.6 7.9
Black Only 42 15.6 2.5 10.6 20.5
Other Race Only 36 9.1 2.0 5.1 13.1
More than One Race 12 14.2 5.1 4.1 24.2
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 87 16.0 2.0 12.0 20.0
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 228 8.6 0.7 7.3 9.9
Some College 231 8.5 0.7 7.2 9.9
College Graduate 161 4.6 0.4 3.8 5.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 139 20.4 1.9 16.7 24.2
$15,000 - $24,999 181 12.3 1.1 10.1 14.5
$25,000 - $34,999 88 6.5 0.8 5.0 8.0
$35,000 - $49,999 76 5.6 0.8 4.1 7.1
$50,000+ 150 5.4 0.5 4.4 6.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 370 6.4 0.4 5.7 7.2
Out of Work 57 16.6 2.6 11.6 21.6
Homemaker / Student 60 8.4 1.4 5.8 11.1
Retired 93 4.4 0.5 3.4 5.4
Unable to Work 128 39.8 3.2 33.6 46.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 105 5.5 0.6 4.2 6.8
1-19 Hours 21 6.1 1.5 3.1 9.0
20-39 Hours 87 8.2 1.2 5.9 10.5
40 + Hours 252 6.1 0.5 5.2 7.0
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 319 6.3 0.4 5.5 7.0
Divorced / Separated 220 15.7 1.1 13.5 17.9
Widowed 77 7.0 0.8 5.4 8.7
Never Married 90 8.9 1.2 6.5 11.3
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 315 16.9 1.1 14.8 19.0
Living without a Disability 379 5.6 0.3 5.0 6.3
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 29 7.3 1.5 4.4 10.2
Rural 73 6.3 0.8 4.8 7.9
Densely-settled Rural 108 7.5 0.9 5.7 9.2
Semi-urban 143 8.1 0.8 6.5 9.8
Urban 354 8.1 0.5 7.1 9.1
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 295 21.6 1.3 19.0 24.2
Excellent to Good 413 5.6 0.3 5.0 6.3
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 121 12.3 1.3 9.7 14.9
Insured 588 7.1 0.3 6.4 7.8
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 109 14.8 1.5 11.9 17.7
No Diabetes 588 7.2 0.4 6.5 7.9
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 103 14.4 1.5 11.4 17.5
No Current Asthma 602 7.2 0.4 6.5 7.9
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 249 13.6 1.0 11.7 15.5
Non-Smoker 461 6.3 0.4 5.6 7.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 240 7.4 0.6 6.3 8.6
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 214 6.4 0.5 5.4 7.5
Obese (BMI >= 30) 219 10.0 0.8 8.6 11.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 393 6.0 0.4 5.3 6.7
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 316 13.6 0.9 11.9 15.3

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