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 1926 18.9 0.5 17.9 19.9
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 662 16.5 0.7 15.0 18.0
Female 1264 21.3 0.7 20.0 22.6
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 31 9.8 1.9 6.2 13.4
25-34 years 96 9.6 1.0 7.6 11.6
35-44 years 195 13.0 1.0 11.1 14.9
45-54 years 389 21.1 1.1 19.0 23.1
55-64 years 466 28.9 1.3 26.4 31.4
65+ years 740 32.0 1.1 29.9 34.0
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 47 8.4 1.5 5.6 11.3
Non-Hispanic 1876 19.8 0.5 18.7 20.8
RACE . . . . .
White Only 1752 19.3 0.5 18.3 20.4
Black Only 61 19.4 2.9 13.7 25.1
Other Race Only 60 11.4 1.8 7.8 15.0
More than One Race 42 30.5 5.2 20.4 40.7
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 197 23.0 2.1 18.9 27.1
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 624 20.6 1.0 18.6 22.5
Some College 603 20.1 0.9 18.3 22.0
College Graduate 500 15.4 0.8 13.9 16.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 320 43.5 2.6 38.3 48.7
$15,000 - $24,999 399 25.7 1.5 22.8 28.6
$25,000 - $34,999 243 19.6 1.4 16.8 22.4
$35,000 - $49,999 270 19.4 1.3 16.8 22.1
$50,000+ 445 12.9 0.7 11.5 14.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 751 12.7 0.5 11.6 13.8
Out of Work 63 21.4 3.5 14.6 28.2
Homemaker / Student 132 15.5 1.7 12.2 18.9
Retired 671 31.5 1.1 29.4 33.6
Unable to Work 303 81.0 3.2 74.8 87.2
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 715 27.2 1.1 25.0 29.4
1-19 Hours 102 16.5 2.0 12.7 20.4
20-39 Hours 180 14.3 1.4 11.5 17.1
40 + Hours 535 12.1 0.6 10.9 13.3
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 961 16.8 0.5 15.8 17.9
Divorced / Separated 410 32.3 1.6 29.2 35.4
Widowed 379 34.3 1.5 31.3 37.3
Never Married 170 14.5 1.7 11.2 17.7
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 1926 93.0 0.7 91.7 94.4
Living without a Disability 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 100 19.7 2.1 15.6 23.7
Rural 226 18.2 1.5 15.3 21.0
Densely-settled Rural 309 18.8 1.3 16.2 21.4
Semi-urban 382 20.1 1.2 17.8 22.4
Urban 903 18.6 0.7 17.2 20.0
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 816 54.1 1.9 50.4 57.8
Excellent to Good 1095 13.1 0.5 12.2 14.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 186 18.0 1.7 14.5 21.4
Insured 1738 19.2 0.5 18.2 20.2
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 309 37.6 2.0 33.7 41.6
No Diabetes 1615 17.5 0.5 16.5 18.5
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 293 36.4 2.3 32.0 40.9
No Current Asthma 1617 17.3 0.5 16.3 18.3
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 375 41.5 2.3 37.0 45.9
<14 days mental health not good 1502 16.5 0.5 15.5 17.5
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 441 22.6 1.3 20.0 25.1
Non-Smoker 1481 18.1 0.5 17.0 19.1
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 553 15.1 0.8 13.6 16.7
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 596 16.9 0.8 15.3 18.5
Obese (BMI >= 30) 692 27.3 1.1 25.1 29.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 1157 15.6 0.5 14.6 16.7
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 768 30.4 1.2 28.0 32.7

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