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 2075 9.7 0.3 9.2 10.2
GENDER
Female 1358 11.3 0.4 10.6 12.0
Male 717 8.0 0.3 7.4 8.7
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 154 11.2 0.9 9.4 13.0
25-34 years 259 11.0 0.7 9.6 12.4
35-44 years 302 10.2 0.6 9.0 11.5
45-54 years 437 10.8 0.6 9.7 11.9
55-64 years 489 9.7 0.5 8.8 10.7
65+ years 434 5.7 0.3 5.1 6.4
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 1947 9.7 0.3 9.2 10.2
Hispanic 119 9.8 1.0 7.9 11.7
RACE
White only 1772 9.4 0.3 8.8 9.9
Black or African American only 116 12.6 1.4 9.8 15.5
Other race only 104 9.5 1.1 7.4 11.5
More than one race 57 16.7 2.5 11.9 21.5
EDUCATION
Less than high school 244 14.9 1.1 12.8 17.0
High school graduate or G.E.D 652 10.4 0.5 9.5 11.3
Some college 721 10.7 0.5 9.8 11.6
College graduate 458 5.5 0.3 4.9 6.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 421 21.9 1.2 19.5 24.3
$15,000 to $24,999 472 14.3 0.8 12.8 15.8
$25,000 to $34,999 227 10.2 0.8 8.7 11.7
$35,000 to $49,999 230 7.7 0.6 6.5 8.9
$50,000 or more 457 5.7 0.3 5.1 6.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 869 7.7 0.3 7.1 8.3
Out of work 196 18.2 1.5 15.3 21.0
Homemaker/Student 161 9.1 0.8 7.5 10.7
Retired 340 5.6 0.3 4.9 6.3
Unable to work 501 37.3 1.7 34.0 40.6
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 429 6.9 0.4 6.1 7.7
1 to less than 20 hours 95 9.1 1.1 6.9 11.3
20 hours to less than 40 hours 243 10.1 0.8 8.7 11.6
40 plus hours 562 6.6 0.3 6.0 7.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 921 7.5 0.3 6.9 8.0
Divorced/Separated 548 16.7 0.8 15.0 18.3
Widowed 233 9.0 0.7 7.7 10.3
Never married 366 11.7 0.7 10.3 13.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 893 6.1 0.2 5.6 6.6
Living with a disability 1158 23.0 0.7 21.6 24.4
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 99 7.7 0.9 5.9 9.5
Rural 226 11.0 0.8 9.3 12.7
Densely-settled rural 359 9.7 0.6 8.6 10.9
Semi-Urban 337 10.2 0.7 8.9 11.5
Urban 1054 9.5 0.4 8.8 10.2
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 405 14.6 0.8 13.0 16.2
Insured 1666 8.7 0.3 8.2 9.2
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 1693 9.2 0.3 8.7 9.7
Have diabetes 377 13.9 0.8 12.4 15.4
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 1674 8.5 0.2 8.0 9.0
Current asthma 383 20.6 1.2 18.4 22.9
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 1090 7.8 0.3 7.3 8.4
Yes 974 15.6 0.6 14.5 16.7
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 1334 7.5 0.2 7.0 8.0
Current smoker 712 18.6 0.8 17.1 20.1
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 583 8.7 0.4 7.9 9.6
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 579 8.2 0.4 7.4 9.0
Obese, BMI>=30 808 12.7 0.5 11.7 13.7
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
No 758 12.7 0.5 11.6 13.7
Yes 1213 8.6 0.3 8.0 9.1
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 1844 9.8 0.3 9.3 10.3
Served on active duty 230 8.8 0.7 7.5 10.1

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