Percentage of Adults Who Reported Living with a Disability

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 6179 24.5 0.4 23.7 25.2
GENDER
Male 2190 22.1 0.6 21.0 23.2
Female 3989 26.8 0.5 25.8 27.7
AGE GROUP
18-24 Years 106 10.8 1.1 8.5 13.0
25-34 Years 281 14.9 0.9 13.0 16.7
35-44 Years 430 17.8 0.9 16.0 19.6
45-54 Years 999 25.1 0.8 23.5 26.6
55-64 Years 1572 33.6 0.8 32.1 35.2
65+ Years 2791 41.6 0.7 40.2 43.0
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 178 15.0 1.4 12.3 17.7
Non-Hispanic 5988 25.3 0.4 24.5 26.1
RACE
White Only 5565 25.2 0.4 24.4 26.0
Black or AA only 252 24.5 2.0 20.6 28.5
Other Race Only 216 16.4 1.5 13.5 19.2
More than one race 125 28.5 3.0 22.6 34.5
EDUCATION
Less than high school 532 30.2 1.5 27.1 33.2
High school graduate or G.E.D. 1962 26.2 0.7 24.8 27.5
Some college 1892 24.8 0.7 23.5 26.1
College graduate 1786 19.9 0.5 18.9 20.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 927 47.0 1.8 43.5 50.5
$15,000 - $24,999 1222 30.8 1.1 28.7 32.9
$25,000 - $34,999 784 26.7 1.1 24.5 28.8
$35,000 - $49,999 788 22.2 0.9 20.4 23.9
$50,000+ 1494 16.9 0.5 15.9 17.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages or Self-employed 1823 14.9 0.4 14.1 15.7
Out of work 332 28.2 1.8 24.7 31.8
Homemaker or Student 362 15.9 1.1 13.9 18.0
Retired 2572 41.8 0.7 40.3 43.3
Unable to work 1078 92.2 1.1 90.1 94.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 2666 34.8 0.7 33.3 36.3
1-19 hours 281 19.8 1.6 16.6 23.0
20-39 hours 463 15.8 0.9 14.0 17.6
40+ hours 1258 14.0 0.5 13.2 14.9
MARITAL STATUS
Married or member of an unmarried couple 3027 22.4 0.4 21.6 23.3
Divorced or seperated 1213 34.7 1.1 32.5 36.8
Widowed 1378 45.9 1.1 43.7 48.1
Never married 541 16.9 1.0 15.0 18.8
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 338 23.3 1.5 20.4 26.2
Rural 683 23.8 1.1 21.8 25.9
Densely-settled Rural 1133 25.1 0.9 23.4 26.9
Semi-urban 993 26.7 1.0 24.8 28.6
Urban 3032 23.9 0.5 22.8 24.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 5606 25.2 0.4 24.5 26.0
Uninsured 564 21.0 1.0 19.0 23.1
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 1372 50.1 1.2 47.7 52.6
No diabetes 4800 21.8 0.4 21.0 22.5
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 880 43.9 1.6 40.8 47.1
No current asthma 5243 22.5 0.4 21.8 23.3
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 3593 54.3 0.8 52.8 55.9
No arthritis 2536 15.4 0.4 14.6 16.1
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS
Fair or poor health 2505 65.1 1.1 62.8 67.3
Excellent, very good or good health 3648 17.3 0.4 16.6 18.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health not good 1093 51.5 1.5 48.5 54.6
<14 days mental health not good 4954 21.2 0.4 20.5 21.9
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 1303 31.1 1.0 29.2 33.0
Non-smoker 4841 22.6 0.4 21.9 23.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight (BMI<25) 1629 19.1 0.6 17.9 20.3
Overweight (25<=BMI<30) 1858 21.2 0.6 20.1 22.4
Obese (BMI>=30) 2380 34.9 0.8 33.4 36.4
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 3690 20.7 0.4 19.9 21.6
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 2477 34.6 0.8 33.0 36.2
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (4 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 651 18.0 0.9 16.2 19.8
Met Aerobic Guidelines Only 1621 21.3 0.6 20.0 22.5
Met Strengthening Guidelines Only 417 22.3 1.3 19.6 24.9
Did not meet Either Aerobic or Strengthening Guideline 3280 29.4 0.6 28.2 30.6
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (2 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 651 18.0 0.9 16.2 19.8
Did Not Meet Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 5318 25.8 0.4 25.0 26.6
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 994 34.3 1.1 32.2 36.5
Not served on active duty 5185 23.2 0.4 22.4 24.0

Numerator: Respondents who reported they were limited in any
activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems or
who reported having a health problem that requires them to use special
equipment such as a cane, a wheelchair, a special bed, or a special telephone.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.