Percentage of Adults Who Reported Their Physical 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 2773 10.5 0.2 10.0 11.0
GENDER
Female 1782 11.5 0.3 10.9 12.2
Male 991 9.4 0.3 8.8 10.1
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 66 4.5 0.6 3.4 5.6
25-34 years 151 6.0 0.5 5.0 7.0
35-44 years 235 8.1 0.6 6.9 9.3
45-54 years 470 12.6 0.6 11.4 13.9
55-64 years 703 14.8 0.6 13.5 16.0
65+ years 1148 15.4 0.5 14.5 16.4
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 2643 10.6 0.2 10.1 11.1
Hispanic 117 9.5 1.0 7.5 11.5
RACE
White only 2409 10.4 0.2 9.9 10.9
Black or African American only 145 11.1 1.2 8.7 13.4
Other race only 126 10.3 1.1 8.1 12.5
More than one race 60 12.8 1.9 9.1 16.5
EDUCATION
Less than high school 343 18.2 1.1 16.0 20.4
High school graduate or G.E.D 897 11.4 0.4 10.5 12.2
Some college 941 10.9 0.4 10.1 11.8
College graduate 592 5.8 0.3 5.3 6.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 567 24.8 1.2 22.3 27.2
$15,000 to $24,999 640 14.7 0.7 13.4 16.1
$25,000 to $34,999 334 11.1 0.7 9.7 12.5
$35,000 to $49,999 313 9.3 0.6 8.0 10.6
$50,000 or more 514 5.5 0.3 4.9 6.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 709 5.6 0.3 5.1 6.1
Out of work 168 14.2 1.3 11.7 16.6
Homemaker/Student 146 5.8 0.6 4.7 6.9
Retired 952 15.2 0.5 14.1 16.2
Unable to work 783 58.5 1.7 55.1 61.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 1002 12.6 0.5 11.7 13.6
1 to less than 20 hours 118 7.6 0.8 6.0 9.3
20 hours to less than 40 hours 209 7.3 0.6 6.0 8.6
40 plus hours 434 4.7 0.3 4.2 5.3
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 1268 9.1 0.3 8.6 9.7
Divorced/Separated 702 18.4 0.8 16.7 20.0
Widowed 498 17.8 0.9 16.1 19.5
Never married 297 7.1 0.5 6.0 8.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 676 3.6 0.2 3.3 4.0
Living with a disability 2066 36.9 0.8 35.3 38.4
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 170 13.5 1.2 11.2 15.9
Rural 312 12.8 0.8 11.2 14.4
Densely-settled rural 509 11.7 0.6 10.5 12.9
Semi-Urban 453 10.7 0.6 9.5 11.8
Urban 1329 9.4 0.3 8.8 10.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 309 9.9 0.7 8.6 11.3
Insured 2455 10.6 0.3 10.1 11.1
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 2071 8.9 0.2 8.5 9.4
Have diabetes 694 25.3 1.0 23.2 27.3
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 2236 9.3 0.2 8.9 9.8
Current asthma 513 22.2 1.1 20.0 24.4
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 1062 6.2 0.2 5.7 6.6
Yes 1692 24.3 0.6 23.1 25.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 1860 7.7 0.2 7.2 8.1
14+ days mental health NOT good 837 34.9 1.3 32.4 37.3
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 2041 9.2 0.3 8.8 9.7
Current smoker 685 15.4 0.7 14.1 16.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 789 8.6 0.4 7.9 9.4
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 789 8.9 0.4 8.1 9.6
Obese, BMI>=30 1052 14.7 0.5 13.7 15.7
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
No 1266 18.3 0.6 17.2 19.5
Yes 1389 7.8 0.3 7.3 8.3
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 2346 10.0 0.3 9.5 10.4
Served on active duty 425 14.4 0.8 12.9 15.9

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