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During the past 30 days, for about how many days did poor physical or mental health keep you from doing your usual activities, such as self-care, work, or recreation?*


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
None
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
1-2 days
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
3-7 days
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
8-29 days
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
30 days
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3001 2427  80.9  (79.1-82.5) 162   5.5  ( 4.6- 6.5) 170   6.3  ( 5.2- 7.6) 124   3.9  ( 3.1- 4.7) 118   3.5  ( 2.8- 4.3)
GENDER            
Male 1142  949  82.8  (80.0-85.2)  50   4.6  ( 3.4- 6.2)  61   6.1  ( 4.5- 8.2)  39   3.1  ( 2.1- 4.4)  43   3.5  ( 2.5- 4.9)
Female 1859 1478  79.2  (76.9-81.3) 112   6.3  ( 5.1- 7.7) 109   6.5  ( 5.2- 8.1)  85   4.6  ( 3.6- 5.8)  75   3.5  ( 2.7- 4.4)
RACE            
White 2309 1873  80.8  (78.8-82.6) 127   5.5  ( 4.5- 6.6) 131   6.6  ( 5.3- 8.1)  91   3.7  ( 3.0- 4.7)  87   3.5  ( 2.7- 4.4)
African American  589  470  81.1  (77.0-84.6)  30   5.1  ( 3.4- 7.4)  31   5.4  ( 3.5- 8.2)  28   4.4  ( 2.6- 7.2)  30   4.1  ( 2.7- 6.3)
AGE            
18-24  246  206  80.5  (73.0-86.4)  22   7.9  ( 4.8-12.8)  14  10.2  ( 5.7-17.7)   3   0.8  ( 0.2- 2.7)   1   0.5  ( 0.1- 3.5)
25-34  542  452  83.8  (79.9-87.0)  44   7.4  ( 5.4-10.0)  32   5.9  ( 3.9- 8.9)  10   1.8  ( 0.9- 3.4)   4   1.1  ( 0.4- 3.2)
35-44  622  510  81.5  (77.8-84.7)  34   5.8  ( 4.0- 8.3)  47   7.4  ( 5.5-10.0)  17   2.5  ( 1.5- 4.3)  14   2.7  ( 1.5- 5.0)
45-54  551  445  80.6  (76.4-84.3)  27   4.6  ( 3.0- 7.1)  29   5.4  ( 3.7- 7.9)  32   6.9  ( 4.5-10.5)  18   2.5  ( 1.5- 4.1)
55-64  406  319  78.8  (74.2-82.8)  22   5.1  ( 3.3- 7.9)  21   5.4  ( 3.4- 8.5)  20   4.7  ( 2.9- 7.4)  24   5.9  ( 3.8- 9.1)
65+  618  482  79.1  (75.4-82.3)  13   2.3  ( 1.3- 4.2)  26   3.9  ( 2.6- 5.8)  42   6.4  ( 4.7- 8.8)  55   8.3  ( 6.3-10.9)
EDUCATION            
Less Than H.S.  502  358  70.8  (65.5-75.6)  19   4.2  ( 2.5- 6.7)  36   9.2  ( 5.8-14.3)  41   7.4  ( 5.3-10.3)  48   8.4  ( 6.2-11.3)
H.S. or G.E.D.  939  786  83.4  (80.4-86.0)  38   4.5  ( 3.1- 6.6)  51   6.3  ( 4.6- 8.5)  36   3.3  ( 2.4- 4.7)  28   2.4  ( 1.6- 3.7)
Some Post-H.S.  754  617  81.3  (77.7-84.4)  43   5.6  ( 4.0- 7.8)  39   5.3  ( 3.7- 7.5)  32   4.5  ( 2.9- 7.0)  23   3.3  ( 2.0- 5.3)
College Graduate  800  661  83.9  (80.9-86.6)  62   7.4  ( 5.6- 9.6)  44   5.5  ( 3.9- 7.7)  15   1.6  ( 0.9- 2.7)  18   1.6  ( 1.0- 2.7)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME            
Less than $15,000  329  226  71.7  (65.9-76.9)   9   3.9  ( 1.8- 8.3)  25   6.1  ( 3.9- 9.4)  31   8.0  ( 5.5-11.6)  38  10.2  ( 7.1-14.4)
$15,000- 24,999  556  428  75.5  (70.5-79.9)  33   6.5  ( 4.3- 9.8)  35   7.9  ( 4.9-12.6)  27   4.7  ( 3.2- 7.1)  33   5.3  ( 3.6- 7.8)
$25,000- 34,999  425  349  82.2  (77.6-86.0)  23   5.3  ( 3.4- 8.2)  19   4.6  ( 2.7- 7.6)  23   5.0  ( 3.3- 7.7)  11   2.9  ( 1.5- 5.8)
$35,000- 49,999  446  378  84.6  (80.4-88.1)  26   5.8  ( 3.7- 9.0)  30   6.8  ( 4.6- 9.9)   7   1.7  ( 0.8- 3.5)   5   1.1  ( 0.4- 2.9)
$50,000+  772  661  84.8  (81.5-87.6)  47   5.4  ( 4.0- 7.3)  41   6.7  ( 4.7- 9.3)  15   2.1  ( 1.1- 4.2)   8   1.0  ( 0.5- 2.1)

* Respondents who reported no mental and physical health problems in the past month were not asked this question; however, they are included in the 'None' category here
#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.