Percentage of Adults Whose 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 1524 10.0 0.3 9.4 10.6
GENDER
Male 537 8.0 0.4 7.2 8.8
Female 987 12.0 0.4 11.1 12.9
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 41 5.0 0.8 3.4 6.6
25-34 years 73 5.0 0.6 3.8 6.3
35-44 years 105 6.8 0.7 5.4 8.2
45-54 years 261 11.9 0.8 10.4 13.5
55-64 years 433 14.6 0.7 13.2 16.1
65+ years 611 15.3 0.6 14.1 16.6
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 70 7.8 1.1 5.7 10.0
Non-Hispanic 1443 10.2 0.3 9.6 10.8
RACE
White only 1309 9.7 0.3 9.1 10.3
Black or African American only 75 11.5 1.5 8.5 14.5
Other race only 56 11.1 1.7 7.8 14.4
More than one race 47 13.7 2.2 9.3 18.1
EDUCATION
Less than high school 167 17.1 1.4 14.3 19.9
High school graduate or G.E.D 503 10.7 0.5 9.6 11.7
Some college 518 10.9 0.5 9.8 11.9
College graduate 336 5.5 0.3 4.9 6.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 299 26.9 1.7 23.6 30.3
$15,000 to $24,999 361 17.4 1.1 15.3 19.5
$25,000 to $34,999 146 9.8 0.9 8.0 11.7
$35,000 to $49,999 175 7.8 0.7 6.5 9.1
$50,000 or more 278 4.5 0.3 3.9 5.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 343 4.4 0.3 3.8 5.0
Out of work 71 12.7 1.7 9.4 16.0
Homemaker/Student 98 6.9 0.8 5.2 8.5
Retired 507 15.1 0.7 13.7 16.4
Unable to work 492 60.7 2.1 56.7 64.8
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 539 13.2 0.6 11.9 14.4
1 to less than 20 hours 59 5.9 0.9 4.1 7.8
20 hours to less than 40 hours 116 6.5 0.7 5.1 7.9
40 hours to less than 60 hours 204 3.7 0.3 3.1 4.3
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 731 8.6 0.4 7.9 9.3
Divorced/Seperated 347 17.0 1.0 15.0 19.1
Widowed 266 17.9 1.2 15.6 20.2
Never married 163 6.9 0.7 5.6 8.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 1143 35.4 1.0 33.4 37.4
Living without a disability 328 3.1 0.2 2.7 3.5
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 87 10.9 1.3 8.3 13.5
Rural 181 11.5 1.0 9.6 13.4
Densely-settled rural 273 10.7 0.7 9.2 12.1
Semi-Urban 246 10.6 0.8 9.0 12.1
Urban 737 9.3 0.4 8.5 10.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 1370 10.1 0.3 9.5 10.8
Uninsured 151 9.8 0.9 8.0 11.5
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 434 26.4 1.3 23.9 28.9
No diabetes 1086 8.2 0.3 7.6 8.8
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 292 23.3 1.5 20.4 26.2
No current asthma 1213 8.7 0.3 8.2 9.3
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 1009 24.6 0.8 23.1 26.2
No arthritis 506 5.1 0.3 4.5 5.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 460 36.3 1.7 33.0 39.7
<14 days mental health NOT good 1019 7.3 0.3 6.8 7.8
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 359 16.3 1.0 14.5 18.2
Non-smoker 1103 8.7 0.3 8.1 9.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 403 8.5 0.5 7.5 9.5
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 425 8.8 0.5 7.8 9.8
Obese, BMI>=30 595 13.1 0.6 11.9 14.3
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 735 6.5 0.3 6.0 7.1
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 786 21.3 0.8 19.7 23.0
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 252 13.9 1.0 12.0 15.8
Did not serve on active duty 1266 9.5 0.3 8.9 10.1

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