Percentage of Adults Who are EVER Diagnosed with a Depressive Disorder

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 603 13.5 0.7 12.2 14.8
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 158 9.2 0.9 7.4 11.0
Female 445 17.6 1.0 15.8 19.5
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 15 14.0 3.7 6.7 21.3
25-34 years 54 11.6 1.6 8.4 14.9
35-44 years 96 14.8 1.5 11.8 17.9
45-54 years 154 17.1 1.4 14.4 19.9
55-64 years 161 15.2 1.2 12.8 17.6
65+ years 123 8.7 0.8 7.1 10.4
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 13 9.4 2.8 3.9 14.8
Non-Hispanic 590 13.8 0.7 12.4 15.1
RACE . . . . .
White Only 548 13.7 0.7 12.3 15.0
Black Only 19 11.3 3.0 5.3 17.3
Other Race Only 22 9.8 2.3 5.2 14.4
More than One Race 14 27.6 8.1 11.8 43.5
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 36 12.9 2.5 8.1 17.7
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 150 12.8 1.3 10.3 15.3
Some College 208 16.8 1.4 14.0 19.6
College Graduate 209 11.5 0.9 9.7 13.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 90 27.6 3.7 20.5 34.8
$15,000 - $24,999 116 20.8 2.2 16.4 25.1
$25,000 - $34,999 61 14.4 2.3 9.9 18.8
$35,000 - $49,999 87 14.3 1.8 10.8 17.8
$50,000+ 200 10.4 0.8 8.7 12.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 316 12.1 0.8 10.4 13.7
Out of Work 27 27.3 6.0 15.5 39.0
Homemaker / Student 45 11.8 2.0 8.0 15.7
Retired 123 9.9 0.9 8.0 11.7
Unable to Work 92 47.9 4.4 39.3 56.5
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 142 11.5 1.1 9.3 13.7
1-19 Hours 40 14.4 2.7 9.1 19.8
20-39 Hours 70 14.4 2.1 10.2 18.5
40 + Hours 225 10.8 0.9 9.1 12.6
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 311 11.4 0.7 10.0 12.8
Divorced / Separated 148 24.2 2.3 19.7 28.6
Widowed 79 15.6 1.9 11.9 19.4
Never Married 65 16.5 2.8 10.9 22.0
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 309 26.3 1.6 23.1 29.5
Living without a Disability 291 9.7 0.7 8.3 11.0
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 25 11.1 2.5 6.1 16.0
Rural 67 11.1 1.5 8.1 14.1
Densely-settled Rural 94 12.5 1.6 9.5 15.6
Semi-urban 115 13.1 1.5 10.2 16.1
Urban 302 14.8 1.0 12.8 16.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 78 20.3 2.7 15.0 25.5
Insured 525 12.7 0.7 11.4 14.0
VETERAN STATUS . . . . .
Served on Active Duty 73 13.8 1.9 10.0 17.5
Not Served on Active Duty 530 13.4 0.7 12.1 14.8
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 105 20.6 2.1 16.4 24.8
No Diabetes 498 12.8 0.7 11.4 14.2
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 104 29.5 3.1 23.4 35.6
No Current Asthma 495 11.9 0.7 10.6 13.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 194 28.2 2.2 23.9 32.6
Excellent to Good 409 11.2 0.7 9.9 12.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 184 48.6 3.7 41.5 55.8
<14 days mental health not good 406 9.9 0.6 8.7 11.1
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 165 24.0 2.1 19.8 28.2
Non-Smoker 437 11.1 0.6 9.9 12.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 159 11.1 1.1 9.0 13.2
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 194 12.7 1.1 10.4 14.9
Obese (BMI >= 30) 218 16.2 1.3 13.8 18.7
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 394 12.3 0.8 10.8 13.8
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 209 16.7 1.3 14.1 19.3

Numerator: Respondents reporting they had been told by a doctor
that they have a depressive disorder (including depression,
major depression, dysthymia, or minor depression).
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
On Questionnaire Split B