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 2560 10.0 0.2 9.5 10.4
GENDER
Male 1030 9.0 0.3 8.4 9.6
Female 1530 10.9 0.3 10.3 11.6
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 52 4.0 0.6 2.8 5.2
25-34 years 152 6.2 0.6 5.1 7.3
35-44 years 206 7.0 0.5 6.0 8.0
45-54 years 412 11.5 0.6 10.3 12.7
55-64 years 666 13.8 0.6 12.7 14.9
65+ years 1072 15.5 0.5 14.5 16.5
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 127 8.5 0.9 6.8 10.2
Non-hispanic 2418 10.1 0.2 9.6 10.6
RACE
White only 2207 9.8 0.2 9.3 10.3
Black or African American only 131 10.6 1.2 8.2 13.0
Other race only 62 7.8 1.2 5.5 10.1
More than one race 97 21.3 2.3 16.8 25.9
EDUCATION
Less than high school 267 16.4 1.1 14.2 18.6
High school graduate or G.E.D 846 11.4 0.4 10.5 12.2
Some college 833 10.4 0.4 9.6 11.2
College graduate 599 5.5 0.3 5.0 6.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 425 26.2 1.5 23.3 29.1
$15,000 to $24,999 514 14.5 0.7 13.0 16.0
$25,000 to $34,999 269 11.7 0.8 10.1 13.4
$35,000 to $49,999 324 9.6 0.6 8.3 10.8
$50,000 or more 528 5.4 0.3 4.8 5.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 627 5.1 0.2 4.6 5.5
Out of work 131 16.8 1.7 13.5 20.1
Homemaker/Student 162 6.2 0.6 5.0 7.4
Retired 883 14.4 0.5 13.4 15.5
Unable to work 724 55.6 1.8 52.1 59.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 925 12.7 0.5 11.7 13.6
1 to less than 20 hours 125 7.8 0.8 6.2 9.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 191 7.4 0.7 6.2 8.7
40 plus hours 364 4.0 0.2 3.5 4.5
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 1264 8.8 0.3 8.3 9.4
Divorced/Seperated 606 17.9 0.8 16.3 19.6
Widowed 426 16.4 0.9 14.6 18.2
Never married 264 6.2 0.5 5.2 7.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 1844 33.9 0.8 32.3 35.4
Not living with a disability 612 3.5 0.2 3.2 3.8
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 167 12.9 1.1 10.7 15.1
Rural 294 11.0 0.7 9.6 12.4
Densely-settled rural 471 11.1 0.6 10.0 12.3
Semi-Urban 420 10.1 0.6 9.0 11.3
Urban 1208 9.2 0.3 8.6 9.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 2315 9.9 0.2 9.4 10.4
Uninsured 233 10.7 0.8 9.2 12.3
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 677 25.5 1.0 23.5 27.5
No diabetes 1879 8.3 0.2 7.9 8.8
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 453 22.2 1.2 19.9 24.5
No current asthma 2079 8.8 0.2 8.4 9.3
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Yes 1580 23.0 0.6 21.8 24.2
No 960 5.8 0.2 5.3 6.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 777 34.8 1.3 32.3 37.4
<14 days mental health NOT good 1715 7.2 0.2 6.8 7.6
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 615 16.3 0.7 14.8 17.7
Non-smoker 1825 8.7 0.2 8.2 9.1
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 620 8.3 0.4 7.5 9.1
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 697 8.4 0.4 7.7 9.2
Obese, BMI>=30 1014 13.4 0.5 12.4 14.3
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Yes 1189 7.4 0.3 6.9 7.9
No 1151 18.2 0.6 17.0 19.4
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 416 13.5 0.8 12.0 14.9
Did not serve on active duty 2124 9.5 0.2 9.0 10.0

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