Percentage of Adults with Serious Psychological Distress(SPD)

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 162 3.4 0.3 2.7 4.0
GENDER
Female 110 3.9 0.5 2.9 4.9
Male 52 2.8 0.5 1.9 3.7
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 9 2.6 0.9 0.8 4.4
25-34 years 16 3.7 1.1 1.5 5.8
35-44 years 25 3.7 0.8 2.1 5.3
45-54 years 41 5.4 1.0 3.5 7.3
55-64 years 41 3.3 0.6 2.0 4.5
65+ years 30 1.4 0.3 0.9 2.0
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 152 3.3 0.3 2.6 3.9
Hispanic 9 4.2 1.7 0.8 7.6
RACE
White only 134 3.1 0.3 2.5 3.7
Black or African American only 10 5.9 2.4 1.2 10.7
Other race only 12 3.9 1.6 0.8 7.0
More than one race 5 6.4 3.1 0.4 12.5
EDUCATION
Less than high school 25 7.0 1.8 3.6 10.5
High school graduate or G.E.D 60 4.2 0.7 2.9 5.5
Some college 50 3.2 0.6 2.1 4.4
College graduate 27 1.2 0.3 0.7 1.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 56 16.6 2.6 11.4 21.8
$15,000 to $24,999 38 3.8 0.8 2.3 5.3
$25,000 to $34,999 12 2.1 0.7 0.7 3.5
$35,000 to $49,999 16 2.3 0.7 0.9 3.6
$50,000 or more 18 1.1 0.3 0.5 1.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 46 1.8 0.3 1.1 2.4
Out of work 22 9.9 2.8 4.5 15.4
Homemaker/Student 7 1.3 0.5 0.2 2.3
Retired 29 1.7 0.4 1.0 2.5
Unable to work 57 23.7 3.4 17.1 30.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 34 1.8 0.4 1.1 2.6
1 to less than 20 hours 8 2.7 1.2 0.4 4.9
20 hours to less than 40 hours 13 2.0 0.6 0.7 3.3
40 plus hours 27 1.4 0.3 0.8 2.1
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 62 2.2 0.4 1.5 2.9
Divorced/Separated 55 7.7 1.3 5.2 10.2
Widowed 16 2.3 0.8 0.8 3.8
Never married 29 4.5 1.0 2.6 6.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 44 1.4 0.3 0.8 1.9
Living with a disability 118 10.3 1.1 8.1 12.6
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 9 3.8 1.5 0.8 6.7
Rural 22 3.8 1.0 1.9 5.7
Densely-settled rural 28 4.4 1.0 2.5 6.4
Semi-Urban 18 2.3 0.6 1.1 3.5
Urban 85 3.2 0.5 2.3 4.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 52 8.0 1.4 5.3 10.7
Insured 108 2.4 0.3 1.8 3.0
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 124 3.0 0.3 2.3 3.7
Have diabetes 37 6.7 1.3 4.2 9.3
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 120 2.9 0.3 2.2 3.6
Current asthma 41 8.2 1.6 5.0 11.3
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 72 2.3 0.3 1.6 2.9
Have arthritis 89 6.9 0.9 5.2 8.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 43 0.8 0.2 0.5 1.2
14+ days mental health NOT good 115 27.1 2.8 21.7 32.5
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 97 2.2 0.3 1.6 2.8
Current smoker 64 8.4 1.2 6.0 10.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 37 2.2 0.4 1.4 3.1
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 52 3.5 0.6 2.3 4.7
Obese, BMI>=30 65 4.3 0.6 3.0 5.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 81 7.7 1.1 5.5 9.9
Participates in leisure time physical activity 81 2.1 0.3 1.5 2.7
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 147 3.4 0.4 2.7 4.1
Served on active duty 15 3.3 1.0 1.3 5.3

Numerator: Respondents who where classified as probably cases of serious
psychological distress (SPD) using the Kessler 6 (K6) scale as a score of 13-24.
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
On Questionnaire Split B