Percentage of Adults Who Reported Activity Limitations
Due to Physical, Mental, or Emotional Problems

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1713 17.0 0.4 16.1 17.9
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 605 15.6 0.7 14.3 16.9
Female 1108 18.4 0.6 17.2 19.5
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 36 6.9 1.2 4.5 9.2
25-34 years 101 8.4 0.9 6.7 10.1
35-44 years 220 13.0 0.9 11.2 14.8
45-54 years 349 18.9 1.0 16.8 20.9
55-64 years 311 23.6 1.3 21.1 26.0
65+ years 692 31.7 1.1 29.5 33.8
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 42 7.7 1.5 4.7 10.7
Non-Hispanic 1669 17.7 0.5 16.8 18.6
RACE . . . . .
White Only 1553 17.2 0.5 16.2 18.1
Black Only 71 23.7 2.9 18.0 29.5
Other Race Only 55 10.1 1.7 6.7 13.6
More than One Race 26 28.7 6.1 16.8 40.6
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 178 24.9 2.0 21.0 28.9
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 559 19.5 0.9 17.7 21.2
Some College 525 17.1 0.8 15.4 18.7
College Graduate 446 13.3 0.7 12.0 14.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 269 35.3 2.3 30.7 39.8
$15,000 - $24,999 373 23.2 1.3 20.6 25.8
$25,000 - $34,999 238 18.1 1.2 15.7 20.5
$35,000 - $49,999 210 13.2 1.0 11.2 15.1
$50,000+ 309 10.9 0.6 9.7 12.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 604 10.5 0.5 9.6 11.4
Out of Work 84 22.7 2.8 17.2 28.1
Homemaker / Student 104 11.2 1.2 8.8 13.6
Retired 624 31.2 1.2 29.0 33.5
Unable to Work 296 90.5 1.9 86.7 94.2
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 588 28.6 1.2 26.3 30.9
1-19 Hours 57 15.9 2.3 11.4 20.4
20-39 Hours 148 11.5 1.0 9.4 13.5
40 + Hours 433 10.2 0.5 9.1 11.3
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 808 15.0 0.5 14.0 16.1
Divorced / Separated 379 26.2 1.4 23.5 28.8
Widowed 371 34.9 1.6 31.8 38.1
Never Married 152 10.9 1.1 8.7 13.1
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 1713 92.8 0.7 91.4 94.1
Living without a Disability 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 91 20.6 2.3 16.2 25.0
Rural 236 19.4 1.3 16.9 22.0
Densely-settled Rural 289 16.9 1.1 14.8 19.0
Semi-urban 325 16.6 1.0 14.6 18.6
Urban 760 16.2 0.6 14.9 17.4
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 776 56.8 1.7 53.5 60.2
Excellent to Good 933 11.0 0.4 10.2 11.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 180 17.0 1.4 14.2 19.8
Insured 1524 16.9 0.5 16.0 17.8
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 281 38.1 2.1 34.0 42.1
No Diabetes 1402 15.4 0.4 14.5 16.2
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 250 31.7 2.0 27.8 35.6
No Current Asthma 1457 15.8 0.5 14.9 16.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 309 39.2 2.3 34.8 43.7
<14 days mental health not good 1372 15.0 0.4 14.1 15.8
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 404 21.2 1.2 18.9 23.5
Non-Smoker 1307 16.0 0.5 15.0 16.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 513 13.4 0.7 12.1 14.7
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 546 15.6 0.7 14.1 17.0
Obese (BMI >= 30) 568 24.9 1.1 22.8 27.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 975 12.9 0.5 12.0 13.8
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 737 30.7 1.1 28.5 32.9

Numerator: Respondents who reported they were limited in any
activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.