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 5714 23.0 0.4 22.3 23.7
GENDER
Male 2021 20.7 0.5 19.6 21.7
Female 3693 25.2 0.5 24.3 26.2
AGE GROUP
18-24 Years 102 10.3 1.1 8.2 12.5
25-34 Years 270 14.4 0.9 12.5 16.2
35-44 Years 415 17.3 0.9 15.5 19.1
45-54 Years 964 24.2 0.8 22.6 25.7
55-64 Years 1502 32.0 0.8 30.4 33.6
65+ Years 2461 37.1 0.7 35.8 38.5
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 164 14.2 1.4 11.5 16.8
Non-Hispanic 5540 23.8 0.4 23.1 24.5
RACE
White Only 5144 23.7 0.4 22.9 24.5
Black or AA only 229 22.7 2.0 18.8 26.5
Other Race Only 201 15.6 1.4 12.8 18.4
More than one race 121 27.9 3.0 22.0 33.8
EDUCATION
Less than high school 468 27.9 1.5 25.0 30.9
High school graduate or G.E.D. 1804 24.6 0.7 23.3 26.0
Some college 1781 23.5 0.7 22.2 24.8
College graduate 1656 18.7 0.5 17.6 19.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 880 45.4 1.8 42.0 48.9
$15,000 - $24,999 1109 28.6 1.0 26.5 30.6
$25,000 - $34,999 720 24.8 1.1 22.7 26.9
$35,000 - $49,999 736 20.9 0.9 19.2 22.7
$50,000+ 1410 16.0 0.5 15.1 17.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages or Self-employed 1724 14.1 0.4 13.3 14.9
Out of work 316 27.3 1.8 23.8 30.8
Homemaker or Student 336 14.9 1.0 12.9 16.9
Retired 2275 37.5 0.7 36.0 38.9
Unable to work 1052 91.0 1.1 88.8 93.2
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 2376 31.6 0.7 30.2 33.1
1-19 hours 250 17.4 1.5 14.4 20.3
20-39 hours 440 15.1 0.9 13.3 16.9
40+ hours 1185 13.2 0.4 12.3 14.0
MARITAL STATUS
Married or member of an unmarried couple 2853 21.2 0.4 20.4 22.1
Divorced or seperated 1156 33.2 1.1 31.1 35.4
Widowed 1176 39.9 1.1 37.8 42.1
Never married 511 16.2 0.9 14.3 18.0
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 302 21.2 1.4 18.4 24.0
Rural 635 22.4 1.0 20.4 24.4
Densely-settled Rural 1048 23.7 0.9 22.0 25.5
Semi-urban 924 25.4 0.9 23.6 27.3
Urban 2805 22.4 0.5 21.4 23.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 5163 23.6 0.4 22.8 24.3
Uninsured 544 20.5 1.0 18.5 22.5
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 1255 46.5 1.2 44.1 49.0
No diabetes 4453 20.5 0.4 19.8 21.3
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 835 42.1 1.6 39.0 45.2
No current asthma 4828 21.1 0.4 20.4 21.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 3353 51.4 0.8 49.9 53.0
No arthritis 2317 14.4 0.4 13.6 15.1
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS
Fair or poor health 2349 62.0 1.1 59.8 64.3
Excellent, very good or good health 3342 16.1 0.3 15.5 16.8
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health not good 1057 50.3 1.5 47.3 53.4
<14 days mental health not good 4533 19.7 0.4 19.0 20.4
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 1266 30.4 1.0 28.5 32.3
Non-smoker 4419 20.9 0.4 20.2 21.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight (BMI<25) 1494 18.0 0.6 16.8 19.2
Overweight (25<=BMI<30) 1714 19.8 0.6 18.7 21.0
Obese (BMI>=30) 2219 32.9 0.8 31.4 34.4
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 3399 19.5 0.4 18.7 20.3
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 2305 32.6 0.8 31.1 34.2
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (4 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 603 17.0 0.9 15.3 18.8
Met Aerobic Guidelines Only 1481 19.9 0.6 18.7 21.1
Met Strengthening Guidelines Only 382 20.4 1.3 17.8 22.9
Did not meet Either Aerobic or Strengthening Guideline 3063 27.8 0.6 26.6 28.9
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (2 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 603 17.0 0.9 15.3 18.8
Did Not Meet Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 4926 24.2 0.4 23.4 25.0
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 912 31.9 1.1 29.8 34.0
Not served on active duty 4802 21.9 0.4 21.1 22.6

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