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 1059 9.8 0.4 9.1 10.5
GENDER
Male 378 7.8 0.5 6.9 8.8
Female 681 11.7 0.5 10.6 12.7
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 85 12.9 1.5 10.1 15.8
25-34 years 131 10.0 1.0 8.2 11.9
35-44 years 153 11.0 1.0 9.0 13.0
45-54 years 196 10.5 0.9 8.8 12.2
55-64 years 254 9.9 0.7 8.6 11.3
65+ years 240 5.6 0.4 4.8 6.4
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 56 9.9 1.5 7.0 12.7
Non-Hispanic 994 9.7 0.4 9.0 10.5
RACE
White only 912 9.3 0.4 8.6 10.1
Black or African American only 51 11.6 2.0 7.7 15.4
Other race only 37 11.1 2.0 7.1 15.0
More than one race 44 23.2 3.9 15.7 30.8
EDUCATION
Less than high school 90 14.6 1.7 11.3 17.9
High school graduate or G.E.D 341 10.9 0.7 9.6 12.3
Some college 373 11.0 0.7 9.7 12.3
College graduate 253 5.4 0.4 4.6 6.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 165 24.7 2.1 20.6 28.8
$15,000 to $24,999 228 15.0 1.2 12.6 17.3
$25,000 to $34,999 104 10.3 1.3 7.8 12.8
$35,000 to $49,999 122 8.8 1.0 6.8 10.8
$50,000 or more 243 5.4 0.4 4.6 6.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 435 8.2 0.5 7.2 9.1
Out of work 87 22.5 2.7 17.2 27.7
Homemaker/Student 81 8.9 1.2 6.6 11.1
Retired 193 5.5 0.5 4.5 6.4
Unable to work 245 34.9 2.2 30.5 39.2
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 226 6.3 0.5 5.3 7.4
1 to less than 20 hours 47 7.7 1.5 4.8 10.5
20 hours to less than 40 hours 119 11.8 1.2 9.3 14.2
40 hours or more 282 7.0 0.5 6.0 8.0
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 496 7.8 0.4 7.0 8.6
Divorced/Seperated 244 15.8 1.2 13.5 18.1
Widowed 129 10.1 1.1 8.0 12.2
Never married 190 11.5 1.0 9.6 13.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 629 24.1 1.1 22.1 26.2
Living without a disability 377 5.5 0.4 4.8 6.2
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 49 6.3 1.1 4.2 8.5
Rural 111 9.6 1.1 7.6 11.7
Densely-settled rural 181 10.8 0.9 8.9 12.7
Semi-Urban 172 9.0 0.8 7.4 10.6
Urban 546 10.0 0.5 9.0 11.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 880 8.7 0.4 8.0 9.4
Uninsured 166 16.7 1.4 13.9 19.5
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 181 12.9 1.1 10.8 15.0
No diabetes 875 9.4 0.4 8.7 10.2
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 177 20.7 1.7 17.4 24.0
No current asthma 867 8.7 0.4 7.9 9.4
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 475 13.5 0.7 12.1 14.9
No arthritis 579 8.5 0.4 7.7 9.4
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 297 18.8 1.2 16.4 21.3
Non-smoker 713 8.0 0.4 7.3 8.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 276 9.0 0.7 7.7 10.3
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 268 8.0 0.6 6.8 9.2
Obese, BMI>=30 416 13.1 0.8 11.6 14.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 632 8.1 0.4 7.3 8.9
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 425 15.3 0.9 13.5 17.0
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 141 9.2 0.9 7.4 10.9
Did not serve on active duty 908 9.9 0.4 9.1 10.7

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