Percentage of Adults Living With a Disability

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 3505 22.1 0.4 21.3 23.0
GENDER
Male 1375 20.5 0.6 19.3 21.7
Female 2130 23.7 0.6 22.6 24.9
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 82 9.7 1.1 7.5 11.9
25-34 years 152 10.7 0.9 9.0 12.5
35-44 years 246 16.1 1.1 14.0 18.3
45-54 years 514 23.9 1.1 21.8 25.9
55-64 years 924 30.4 1.0 28.5 32.3
65+ years 1587 37.4 0.8 35.8 39.1
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 105 10.8 1.2 8.3 13.2
Non-Hispanic 3381 23.3 0.4 22.4 24.1
RACE
White only 3086 22.1 0.4 21.3 23.0
Black or African American only 175 27.1 2.2 22.8 31.4
Other race only 90 17.9 2.1 13.8 22.0
More than one race 92 34.4 3.7 27.3 41.6
EDUCATION
Less than high school 280 29.9 1.9 26.2 33.6
High school graduate or G.E.D 1112 24.1 0.8 22.6 25.7
Some college 1111 22.8 0.7 21.3 24.2
College graduate 1002 16.3 0.6 15.2 17.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 537 44.5 1.9 40.6 48.3
$15,000 to $24,999 698 32.3 1.3 29.7 35.0
$25,000 to $34,999 380 22.9 1.3 20.4 25.5
$35,000 to $49,999 438 18.5 1.0 16.6 20.4
$50,000 or more 902 14.8 0.6 13.7 15.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 977 12.0 0.4 11.1 12.8
Out of work 148 25.8 2.3 21.3 30.3
Homemaker/Student 216 15.4 1.2 13.0 17.7
Retired 1396 39.4 0.9 37.5 41.2
Unable to work 758 88.4 1.4 85.6 91.2
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 1397 32.3 0.9 30.5 34.0
1 to less than 20 hours 216 20.7 1.6 17.5 24.0
20 hours to less than 40 hours 268 14.6 1.1 12.5 16.7
40 hours to less than 60 hours 630 10.8 0.5 9.8 11.7
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 1702 19.5 0.5 18.5 20.5
Divorced/Seperated 746 34.3 1.3 31.7 36.8
Widowed 699 43.5 1.4 40.7 46.4
Never married 347 14.8 1.0 12.9 16.8
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 212 27.0 2.2 22.7 31.3
Rural 394 22.7 1.2 20.3 25.2
Densely-settled rural 563 21.9 1.0 20.0 23.9
Semi-Urban 558 22.8 1.1 20.7 24.8
Urban 1778 21.5 0.6 20.4 22.6
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 3232 23.1 0.4 22.3 24.0
Uninsured 264 17.1 1.2 14.8 19.4
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 852 48.8 1.4 46.0 51.6
No diabetes 2644 19.1 0.4 18.2 19.9
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 542 42.3 1.7 38.9 45.7
No current asthma 2918 20.1 0.4 19.3 20.9
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 2226 50.5 0.9 48.8 52.3
No arthritis 1254 12.3 0.4 11.5 13.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 639 53.3 1.9 49.6 56.9
<14 days mental health NOT good 2764 18.7 0.4 17.9 19.5
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 707 30.7 1.2 28.3 33.1
Non-smoker 2752 20.3 0.4 19.5 21.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 833 17.2 0.7 15.8 18.6
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 1029 19.3 0.7 18.0 20.6
Obese, BMI>=30 1476 31.3 0.9 29.7 33.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 2047 17.3 0.4 16.4 18.1
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 1453 38.0 1.0 36.0 40.0
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 645 34.5 1.3 31.9 37.0
Did not serve on active duty 2859 20.5 0.4 19.7 21.4

Numerator: Respondents who were limited in any
activities because of physical, mental or emotional problems, or
who reported having a health problem that requires them to use special
equipment such as a cane, a wheelchair, a special bed or a special telephone (living with a disability).
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.