Percentage of Adults Who Reported Their Mental Health
Was Not Good on 14 or More Days in the Past 30 Days

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1048 10.2 0.4 9.5 11.0
GENDER
Female 718 12.1 0.6 11.0 13.2
Male 330 8.3 0.5 7.3 9.4
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 76 11.6 1.4 8.9 14.3
25-34 years 123 10.8 1.1 8.7 12.9
35-44 years 163 12.1 1.1 10.0 14.3
45-54 years 234 12.9 1.0 10.9 14.8
55-64 years 249 9.4 0.7 8.0 10.8
65+ years 203 5.3 0.4 4.4 6.1
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 1003 10.4 0.4 9.6 11.2
Hispanic 42 8.7 1.6 5.5 12.0
RACE
White only 887 9.8 0.4 9.0 10.6
Black or African American only 72 16.0 2.5 11.2 20.9
Other race only 56 9.6 1.7 6.3 13.0
More than one race 28 15.9 3.5 9.0 22.7
EDUCATION
Less than high school 117 16.9 1.9 13.2 20.6
High school graduate or G.E.D 325 11.9 0.8 10.4 13.5
Some college 362 10.6 0.6 9.3 11.8
College graduate 244 5.4 0.4 4.6 6.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 209 23.6 2.0 19.7 27.5
$15,000 to $24,999 263 15.6 1.2 13.3 17.9
$25,000 to $34,999 107 8.9 1.0 6.9 10.9
$35,000 to $49,999 122 9.1 1.0 7.1 11.0
$50,000 or more 224 5.4 0.4 4.5 6.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 429 8.3 0.5 7.3 9.2
Out of work 89 16.3 2.1 12.2 20.4
Homemaker/Student 77 8.2 1.1 6.1 10.3
Retired 174 5.0 0.4 4.1 5.9
Unable to work 276 44.5 2.7 39.2 49.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 220 6.6 0.6 5.5 7.8
1 to less than 20 hours 45 6.6 1.4 3.9 9.3
20 hours to less than 40 hours 122 10.3 1.1 8.1 12.5
40 plus hours 276 7.5 0.5 6.4 8.5
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 494 8.2 0.5 7.3 9.1
Divorced/Separated 255 17.6 1.3 15.1 20.2
Widowed 116 9.2 1.0 7.2 11.2
Never married 180 11.9 1.1 9.9 14.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Do not have a disability 445 6.4 0.4 5.6 7.1
Have a disability 594 23.8 1.1 21.6 25.9
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 41 7.7 1.4 4.9 10.5
Rural 109 9.7 1.1 7.5 11.9
Densely-settled rural 177 11.5 1.1 9.4 13.6
Semi-Urban 171 11.3 1.0 9.3 13.3
Urban 550 9.9 0.5 8.8 10.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 206 15.1 1.3 12.5 17.6
Insured 839 9.2 0.4 8.5 10.0
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 866 9.8 0.4 9.0 10.6
Have diabetes 181 14.8 1.3 12.3 17.3
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 841 9.0 0.4 8.3 9.8
Current asthma 194 22.3 1.9 18.6 25.9
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 530 8.1 0.4 7.2 9.0
Have arthritis 511 17.0 0.8 15.3 18.6
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 702 7.9 0.4 7.2 8.7
Current smoker 340 20.1 1.2 17.7 22.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 276 8.4 0.6 7.1 9.6
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 296 8.9 0.6 7.6 10.1
Obese, BMI>=30 421 13.9 0.8 12.3 15.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 409 17.1 1.1 15.0 19.2
Participates in leisure time physical activity 638 8.2 0.4 7.4 9.0
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 948 10.5 0.4 9.7 11.3
Served on active duty 100 8.2 1.0 6.4 10.1

Numerator: Respondents reporting 14 or more days when their mental health was not good.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.