Percentage of Adults Whose 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 1139 9.2 0.3 8.5 9.8
GENDER
Male 386 7.4 0.4 6.6 8.3
Female 753 10.8 0.5 9.9 11.7
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 84 9.9 1.1 7.7 12.0
25-34 years 142 10.0 0.9 8.2 11.7
35-44 years 152 9.5 0.9 7.8 11.3
45-54 years 246 11.3 0.8 9.8 12.8
55-64 years 295 9.9 0.6 8.7 11.2
65+ years 220 5.1 0.4 4.3 5.8
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 64 7.5 1.1 5.4 9.5
Non-Hispanic 1070 9.3 0.3 8.7 10.0
RACE
White only 930 8.4 0.3 7.7 9.0
Black or African American only 75 14.3 1.8 10.7 17.8
Other race only 52 11.7 1.8 8.2 15.2
More than one race 52 23.2 3.5 16.3 30.1
EDUCATION
Less than high school 104 13.1 1.5 10.2 15.9
High school graduate or G.E.D 370 9.8 0.6 8.6 10.9
Some college 394 10.3 0.6 9.2 11.4
College graduate 271 5.5 0.4 4.8 6.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 229 23.0 1.7 19.8 26.3
$15,000 to $24,999 256 15.7 1.1 13.4 17.9
$25,000 to $34,999 103 8.7 1.0 6.8 10.6
$35,000 to $49,999 126 7.3 0.7 5.9 8.8
$50,000 or more 248 5.0 0.4 4.2 5.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 441 6.8 0.4 6.1 7.5
Out of work 85 16.5 2.0 12.7 20.3
Homemaker/Student 108 9.8 1.1 7.7 11.9
Retired 198 5.7 0.5 4.8 6.7
Unable to work 299 37.6 2.1 33.4 41.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 242 7.0 0.6 5.9 8.2
1 to less than 20 hours 62 8.8 1.3 6.3 11.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 124 9.7 1.0 7.8 11.6
40 hours to less than 60 hours 286 5.9 0.4 5.1 6.7
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 494 6.6 0.3 6.0 7.3
Divorced/Seperated 308 17.8 1.1 15.6 20.1
Widowed 138 9.4 0.9 7.6 11.2
Never married 193 11.1 0.9 9.3 12.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 639 22.2 1.0 20.3 24.0
Living without a disability 456 5.4 0.3 4.9 6.0
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 45 8.1 1.8 4.5 11.6
Rural 99 6.4 0.8 5.0 7.9
Densely-settled rural 193 9.3 0.8 7.8 10.8
Semi-Urban 198 9.9 0.8 8.3 11.4
Urban 604 9.5 0.4 8.6 10.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 936 8.4 0.3 7.7 9.0
Uninsured 196 14.2 1.1 12.0 16.3
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 230 13.8 1.0 11.8 15.8
No diabetes 907 8.6 0.3 8.0 9.3
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 209 17.9 1.3 15.2 20.5
No current asthma 915 8.3 0.3 7.7 8.9
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 562 14.4 0.7 13.1 15.7
No arthritis 572 7.4 0.4 6.7 8.1
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 348 18.5 1.1 16.4 20.6
Non-smoker 750 7.2 0.3 6.6 7.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 320 9.2 0.6 8.0 10.5
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 307 7.5 0.5 6.6 8.5
Obese, BMI>=30 438 11.0 0.6 9.8 12.2
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 680 7.7 0.3 7.0 8.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 458 13.9 0.8 12.5 15.4
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 141 8.8 0.8 7.2 10.4
Did not serve on active duty 996 9.2 0.3 8.5 9.9

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