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 1344 9.8 0.3 9.2 10.5
GENDER
Male 543 9.2 0.5 8.3 10.1
Female 801 10.4 0.5 9.5 11.3
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 21 3.6 0.9 1.9 5.4
25-34 years 83 6.4 0.8 4.9 8.0
35-44 years 101 7.4 0.9 5.7 9.1
45-54 years 201 10.9 0.9 9.2 12.5
55-64 years 360 14.3 0.8 12.7 15.9
65+ years 578 14.5 0.7 13.2 15.8
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 52 7.9 1.3 5.3 10.5
Non-Hispanic 1277 9.9 0.3 9.3 10.6
RACE
White only 1177 9.3 0.3 8.7 10.0
Black or African American only 74 14.3 1.9 10.5 18.1
Other race only 35 10.0 2.1 5.8 14.1
More than one race 40 20.3 3.7 13.0 27.5
EDUCATION
Less than high school 115 16.0 1.7 12.7 19.4
High school graduate or G.E.D 476 11.9 0.6 10.7 13.1
Some college 425 9.9 0.6 8.8 11.0
College graduate 319 5.4 0.4 4.7 6.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 215 25.4 2.0 21.4 29.3
$15,000 to $24,999 283 16.3 1.2 14.0 18.7
$25,000 to $34,999 155 9.6 0.9 7.8 11.4
$35,000 to $49,999 149 8.5 0.9 6.8 10.2
$50,000 or more 273 5.1 0.4 4.4 5.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 330 5.1 0.3 4.4 5.8
Out of work 71 16.3 2.3 11.9 20.7
Homemaker/Student 70 6.0 1.0 4.1 7.9
Retired 439 13.4 0.7 12.0 14.8
Unable to work 412 57.1 2.3 52.5 61.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 455 11.8 0.7 10.4 13.1
1 to less than 20 hours 48 5.3 1.0 3.5 7.2
20 hours to less than 40 hours 96 6.4 0.8 4.8 8.0
40 hours or more 209 4.7 0.4 3.9 5.5
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 624 8.3 0.4 7.5 9.1
Divorced/Seperated 297 16.1 1.1 13.9 18.3
Widowed 255 17.8 1.2 15.4 20.2
Never married 168 7.7 0.8 6.2 9.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 928 29.2 1.1 27.1 31.3
Living without a disability 339 4.0 0.3 3.5 4.6
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 91 11.1 1.3 8.5 13.6
Rural 153 10.8 1.0 8.8 12.8
Densely-settled rural 222 10.2 0.8 8.6 11.7
Semi-Urban 221 9.4 0.8 7.9 10.9
Urban 657 9.6 0.5 8.6 10.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 1215 9.8 0.3 9.1 10.4
Uninsured 119 10.0 1.1 7.9 12.2
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 347 25.3 1.4 22.5 28.1
No diabetes 990 8.2 0.3 7.6 8.9
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 239 21.6 1.6 18.4 24.7
No current asthma 1089 8.7 0.3 8.1 9.4
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 844 22.6 0.8 21.0 24.2
No arthritis 496 5.7 0.3 5.0 6.3
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 415 34.4 1.8 30.8 38.0
<14 days mental health NOT good 888 7.1 0.3 6.5 7.7
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 311 16.1 1.1 14.0 18.2
Non-smoker 960 8.6 0.4 7.9 9.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 349 8.4 0.6 7.3 9.4
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 356 8.1 0.5 7.1 9.2
Obese, BMI>=30 521 13.6 0.7 12.2 15.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 636 6.2 0.3 5.6 6.8
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 706 21.7 1.0 19.8 23.6
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 212 13.0 1.0 11.0 14.9
Did not serve on active duty 1114 9.4 0.4 8.7 10.1

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