What was the main reason you did not receive treatment
that you needed for your sadness, discouragement
or lack of interest in the past 12 months?

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error 95% Confidence Limit
Lower Upper
Fear/apprehension/nervousness/ dislike going 16 5.2 1.9 1.4 9.0
Could not afford/cost/too expensive 66 17.5 3.1 11.4 23.6
Provider will not accept my insurance, including Medicaid 3 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.7
Do not have/know a health provider 8 1.3 0.6 0.1 2.5
Lack transportation/too far away 6 0.6 0.3 0.1 1.2
Hours are not convenient 4 2.0 1.7 0.0 5.3
Illness or death of family member or friend 88 11.7 2.8 6.2 17.2
Did not feel need/not severe enough for treatment 185 31.3 3.5 24.4 38.2
Denial that needs treatment 13 4.0 2.0 0.0 7.9
Work related situation or stress 20 3.6 1.1 1.5 5.7
Just did not seek treatment 95 15.4 2.5 10.6 20.3
Other physical aliments 15 1.5 0.5 0.6 2.4
Do not want to take prescribed medications 8 1.1 0.5 0.2 2.0
Other situations preventing seeking treatment 11 1.3 0.5 0.4 2.2
Already received treatment/counseling 3 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.4
Previous treatment did not work 2 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.4
Side effects of medication 3 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.8
Doctor did not address problem 4 1.3 1.0 0.0 3.2
Social support (Religious/Family/Friend) 6 1.1 0.6 0.0 2.2

Among respondents who had a period of two weeks or longer when they felt sad,
discouraged or uninterested in the past 12 months, and did not recive any
treatment by a doctor or other health professional (psychologist, counselors,
spiritual advisors, herbalists, acupuncturist, and other healing professionals),
excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
On Questionnaire Split B
 
ASKED ONLY TO LANDLINE SURVEY RESPONDENTS