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Percentage of Adults with Diabetes Reporting Poor Mental Health, Poor Physical Health, Poor Mental or Physical Health, and Inability to Do Usual Activities at Least 1 Day in the Past 30 Days, United States, 2011

In 2011, 37.5% of adults aged 18 years or older with diagnosed diabetes reported at least 1 day of poor mental health in the past 30 days; 55.3% reported at least 1 day of poor physical health; 64.4% reported at least 1 day of either poor mental or physical health; and 28.3% reported at least 1 day of both poor mental and physical health. Also, 34.6% of adults with diagnosed diabetes were unable to perform their usual activities at least 1 day in the past month due to either poor mental or physical health.

Graph showing Percentage of Adults with Diabetes Reporting Poor Mental Health, Poor Physical Health, Poor Mental or Physical Health, and Inability to Do Usual Activities for at Least 1 Day in the Past 30 days , United States, 2011.
 

Health TypePercentStd
Error
Poor Mental Health37.50.4
Poor Physical Health55.30.4
Poor Mental or Physical Health64.40.4
Poor Mental and Physical Health28.30.4
Inability to Do Usual Activities34.60.4

 

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Data Source: Information came from the CDC's Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. The data were computed by CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation personnel.

 

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