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2009

Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Adjusted proportions Tables †

Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Adjusted proportions Tables †

Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Unadjusted proportion Tables

Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Unadjusted proportions Tables

2007

Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Adjusted proportions Tables †

Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Adjusted proportions Tables †

Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Unadjusted proportion Tables

Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Unadjusted proportions Tables

 

Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Adjusted proportions † NEVADA, 2009

Agree strongly
Agree slightly
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree slightly
Disagree strongly
Characteristics
Sample Size
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
TOTAL
3,420
22
(19.5-24.6)
34.6
(31.8-37.6)
2.3
(1.8-3.1)
28.9
(26.4-31.5)
12.2
(10.6-14.0)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
86
20.5
(11.5-33.7)
45.1
(31.9-59.1)
0.7
(0.1-4.8)**
27.1
(17.0-40.4)
6.6
(3.1-13.6)*
25-34
290
19.5
(13.3-27.8)
42.1
(33.7-51.1)
1.5
(0.7-3.4)*
24.6
(18.4-32.1)
12.2
(7.8-18.5)
35-54
1,142
20.9
(17.6-24.6)
32.2
(28.3-36.2)
2.5
(1.5-4.2)
32.6
(28.7-36.6)
11.9
(9.4-14.9)
55+
1,861
25.6
(22.8-28.6)
28.8
(25.9-31.8)
3.3
(2.3-4.7)
28.1
(25.2-31.2)
14.2
(12.1-16.7)
Sex
Male
1,347
25.1
(21.1-29.5)
38.3
(33.8-42.9)
2.4
(1.6-3.7)
23.9
(20.5-27.6)
10.3
(8.0-13.3)
Female
2,073
19
(16.4-21.9)
31
(27.5-34.7)
2.3
(1.5-3.4)
33.9
(30.5-37.5)
13.9
(11.8-16.2)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,811
18.8
(16.5-21.2)
34.9
(31.8-38.2)
2.4
(1.7-3.3)
31.9
(29.0-34.8)
12.1
(10.3-14.1)
Black, non-Hispanic
98
27.1
(17.7-39.3)
25.8
(15.6-39.5)
0.7
(0.5-1.0)
18.9
(9.7-33.5)*
27.5
(15.7-43.4)
Hispanic
242
29.2
(21.0-39.1)
34.4
(24.9-45.4)
3.9
(2.0-7.6)*
23
(15.8-32.3)
9.4
(5.9-14.8)
Other
234
42.8
(30.5-56.0)
25.9
(17.2-37.0)
1.4
(0.5-3.9)**
20.4
(13.0-30.5)
9.6
(5.8-15.4)
Educational level
<High School
188
30.3
(19.9-43.1)
25.3
(16.1-37.4)
2.8
(1.0-7.3)**
34.4
(23.8-46.7)
7.3
(4.1-12.7)
High School graduate
947
21.1
(17.0-26.0)
40.7
(34.8-46.9)
1.8
(1.0-3.2)
26.3
(21.8-31.4)
10
(7.5-13.1)
Some College
1,172
23.2
(19.1-27.9)
32.4
(27.8-37.4)
3
(1.9-4.6)
26.8
(22.8-31.2)
14.7
(11.4-18.7)
> College Graduate
1,107
18.8
(14.9-23.4)
33.8
(29.2-38.7)
1.9
(1.0-3.4)*
32.2
(27.9-36.8)
13.3
(10.5-16.8)
Household Income
< $20,000
440
28
(20.0-37.5)
25
(18.5-33.0)
3.2
(1.4-7.1)*
26.4
(19.3-34.9)
17.5
(12.3-24.3)
$20,000-$35,000
633
18.2
(13.5-24.0)
38.1
(30.2-46.6)
2.2
(1.1-4.2)*
28.7
(22.5-35.9)
12.8
(9.1-17.9)
$35,000-$50,000
480
24.6
(18.0-32.7)
34.7
(27.5-42.8)
2.6
(1.4-4.7)*
28.5
(22.3-35.5)
9.6
(6.8-13.5)
$50,000-$75,000
569
20.3
(15.1-26.6)
34.7
(28.3-41.6)
2.4
(1.2-4.7)*
27.2
(21.9-33.2)
15.5
(11.0-21.4)
> $75,000
916
20.7
(16.7-25.5)
37.7
(32.7-43.0)
1.6
(0.8-3.2)*
30.3
(25.9-35.1)
9.7
(7.1-13.0)
Employment status
Employed
1,633
22.6
(19.2-26.5)
34.4
(30.5-38.5)
2.5
(1.7-3.8)
29.1
(25.7-32.7)
11.4
(9.2-13.9)
Out of work
311
18.6
(12.1-27.4)
36.2
(27.2-46.3)
0.5
(0.1-3.0)**
29.2
(21.4-38.4)
15.5
(10.5-22.3)
A homemaker
215
18.7
(12.4-27.4)
41.9
(31.3-53.3)
2.5
(0.9-6.5)**
28.1
(19.4-38.8)
8.8
(5.2-14.6)
A student
44
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Retired
1,032
25.9
(22.0-30.3)
32.6
(28.3-37.1)
3.2
(2.0-5.3)
28.1
(24.3-32.3)
10.1
(7.8-13.2)
Unable to work
177
16.4
(10.2-25.4)
26.8
(17.4-39.0)
2.4
(0.9-6.4)**
30.3
(20.7-41.9)
24.1
(13.8-38.6)
Veteran status
Yes
567
22.2
(17.5-27.8)
29.6
(24.0-36.0)
1.2
(0.6-2.2)*
29.4
(23.6-35.9)
17.6
(11.8-25.4)
No
2,852
21.9
(19.2-24.8)
35.5
(32.3-38.8)
2.6
(1.9-3.5)
28.7
(26.0-31.6)
11.4
(9.8-13.2)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
355
21.5
(15.9-28.5)
27.8
(20.9-35.9)
3
(1.3-6.9)*
29.7
(22.3-38.4)
17.9
(12.4-25.3)
No
3,061
22.1
(19.5-24.9)
35.3
(32.2-38.4)
2.2
(1.6-2.9)
28.8
(26.2-31.6)
11.7
(10.0-13.6)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
417
19.5
(14.5-25.6)
29.7
(23.9-36.2)
2.1
(0.8-5.1)*
35.5
(28.8-42.8)
13.3
(9.5-18.2)
No
2,977
22.2
(19.6-25.1)
34.9
(31.9-38.1)
2.4
(1.7-3.2)
28.3
(25.7-31.1)
12.1
(10.4-14.1)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
468
18.2
(12.8-25.2)
35.9
(28.4-44.2)
1.5
(0.6-3.4)*
29.7
(23.3-37.0)
14.7
(10.8-19.7)
No
2,951
22.6
(20.0-25.5)
34.5
(31.4-37.7)
2.5
(1.8-3.4)
28.7
(26.0-31.5)
11.8
(10.0-13.8)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
1,182
18.2
(14.6-22.3)
28.5
(24.4-33.1)
2.8
(1.6-4.8)
33.1
(28.9-37.6)
17.4
(14.2-21.3)
No
2,233
23.5
(20.5-26.7)
36.6
(33.1-40.2)
2.2
(1.6-3.1)
27.4
(24.5-30.5)
10.4
(8.5-12.5)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
560
20.8
(16.1-26.5)
26.7
(20.8-33.5)
4.8
(2.6-8.7)*
32.6
(26.8-39.0)
15.1
(11.3-19.9)
No
2,859
22.1
(19.5-25.0)
35.5
(32.5-38.8)
2.1
(1.5-2.8)
28.5
(25.8-31.3)
11.8
(10.1-13.8)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
402
15.4
(9.9-23.2)
33.3
(25.2-42.5)
4.1
(2.0-8.0)*
25.9
(19.6-33.4)
21.3
(15.6-28.4)
No
2,980
22.9
(20.3-25.7)
34.8
(31.8-38.0)
2
(1.5-2.8)
29.4
(26.8-32.3)
10.8
(9.2-12.8)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
130
13.1
(6.5-24.5)*
22.2
(14.0-33.5)
0.7
(0.1-3.5)**
36
(23.3-51.0)
28
(17.4-41.8)
No
3,242
21.9
(19.5-24.6)
35.6
(32.7-38.7)
2.5
(1.8-3.3)
28.5
(26.0-31.1)
11.5
(9.9-13.4)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
368
13.6
(9.6-18.8)
20
(14.2-27.4)
1.2
(0.5-2.8)*
35.5
(27.6-44.4)
29.7
(22.3-38.4)
No
3,049
23.1
(20.5-25.9)
35.5
(32.5-38.6)
2.5
(1.8-3.3)
28.1
(25.5-30.8)
10.9
(9.3-12.7)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Adjusted proportions Tables † NEVADA, 2009

Agree strongly
Agree slightly
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree slightly
Disagree strongly
Characteristics
Sample Size
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
TOTAL
3,421 64.8 (61.8-67.6) 27.2 (24.6-30.0) 1.8 (1.2-2.5) 4.3 (3.1-6.0) 1.9 (1.1-3.4)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
86 43.4 (30.5-57.3) 38.1 (25.7-52.3) 2.1 (0.7-6.6)** 9.6 (3.1-25.7)** 6.8 (2.2-19.1)**
25-34
292 63.9 (54.6-72.2) 31.3 (23.8-40.0) 0.3 (0.1-0.7)* 3.5 (1.5-8.0)* 1.1 (0.4-3.0)**
35-54
1,141 67.7 (63.6-71.5) 25.4 (21.7-29.4) 2.2 (1.2-3.9) 3.7 (2.3-6.0) 1.1 (0.5-2.4)*
55+
1,860 66.8 (63.5-69.9) 24.5 (21.7-27.5) 2.6 (1.6-4.0) 3.8 (2.6-5.5) 2.3 (1.2-4.6)*
Sex
Male
1,346 60 (55.2-64.7) 28.9 (24.9-33.3) 2.6 (1.6-4.1) 6.1 (3.9-9.2) 2.4 (1.1-5.5)*
Female
2,075 69 (65.6-72.3) 25.7 (22.6-29.1) 1 (0.6-1.7) 2.7 (1.8-4.1) 1.5 (0.7-3.1)*
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,809 64 (60.9-67.1) 28.1 (25.2-31.2) 2 (1.4-2.9) 4.3 (3.0-6.3) 1.5 (0.9-2.6)
Black, non-Hispanic
98 70.5 (57.3-81.0) 24.4 (14.8-37.4) 0.5 (0.4-0.8) 1.7 (0.8-3.6)* 2.8 (0.8-10.0)**
Hispanic
245 53.5 (42.2-64.4) 26.3 (18.2-36.5) 1.3 (0.4-4.5)** 8 (4.5-13.7) 10.9 (6.2-18.5)
Other
234 67.3 (55.9-77.1) 21.8 (14.4-31.5) 2.1 (0.8-5.7)** 4.1 (1.5-10.3)* 4.6 (1.9-11.1)*
Educational level
<High School
188 61.6 (48.2-73.4) 26.2 (17.0-38.3) 1.4 (0.4-5.4)** 9.5 (4.7-18.2)* 1.3 (0.3-4.7)**
High School graduate
947 61 (55.1-66.5) 30.2 (25.1-36.0) 2.2 (1.2-4.1)* 4 (2.0-8.1)* 2.6 (0.9-7.2)**
Some College
1,163 66.4 (61.2-71.2) 27.6 (23.2-32.5) 1.9 (1.0-3.4)* 2.7 (1.6-4.6) 1.4 (0.7-3.2)*
> College Graduate
1,118 67.5 (62.4-72.2) 24.9 (20.7-29.8) 1 (0.5-2.2)* 4.6 (2.5-8.1) 1.9 (0.6-5.7)**
Household Income
< $20,000
438 67.8 (58.4-75.9) 21.2 (14.9-29.4) 1 (0.4-2.6)* 5.2 (2.4-10.8)* 4.8 (1.6-13.7)**
$20,000-$35,000
625 69.8 (62.5-76.2) 22.3 (17.1-28.5) 1.2 (0.6-2.3)* 4.4 (2.5-7.7) 2.3 (0.8-6.8)**
$35,000-$50,000
486 63.1 (54.6-71.0) 30.3 (23.2-38.6) 1.3 (0.4-3.9)** 3.1 (1.4-6.7)* 2.1 (0.8-5.1)*
$50,000-$75,000
570 69.8 (63.5-75.4) 24.7 (19.5-30.7) 2.5 (1.0-5.8)* 2.7 (1.2-6.1)* 0.3 (0.1-0.9)**
> $75,000
915 63.2 (57.8-68.3) 29.5 (24.4-35.1) 1.1 (0.5-2.3)* 5.5 (2.8-10.4)* 0.7 (0.2-2.8)**
Employment status
Employed
1,643 63.2 (59.0-67.1) 27.9 (24.3-31.9) 2.2 (1.4-3.6) 4.5 (2.9-6.8) 2.2 (0.9-5.4)*
Out of work
313 72.3 (63.0-80.0) 22.6 (16.0-30.9) 0.5 (0.1-3.5)** 3.7 (1.2-10.7)** 1 (0.4-2.8)**
A homemaker
210 62.1 (50.5-72.5) 33.7 (23.9-45.1) 0.5 (0.1-1.6)** 0.2 (0.0-1.5)** 3.5 (0.5-21.5)**
A student
43 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Retired
1,025 63.2 (58.7-67.5) 26.8 (22.9-31.1) 2.5 (1.3-4.6)* 5.4 (3.5-8.2) 2.1 (0.8-5.1)*
Unable to work
178 75.1 (64.2-83.6) 13.7 (7.4-23.9)* 2.1 (0.7-5.7)** 8 (3.2-18.3)* 1.2 (0.3-4.6)**
Veteran status
Yes
567 61.8 (55.2-68.0) 30.7 (24.8-37.2) 1.6 (0.8-3.6)* 4.6 (2.2-9.2)* 1.3 (0.5-3.5)**
No
2,853 65.3 (62.0-68.5) 26.6 (23.7-29.7) 1.8 (1.2-2.7) 4.3 (3.0-6.1) 2 (1.1-3.8)*
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
358 64.3 (56.7-71.2) 24.9 (18.8-32.2) 4.8 (2.3-9.7)* 4.1 (2.2-7.6)* 1.9 (0.8-4.7)*
No
3,059 64.8 (61.6-67.9) 27.5 (24.7-30.4) 1.5 (1.0-2.2) 4.3 (3.1-6.1) 1.9 (1.0-3.6)*
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
416 60.6 (53.6-67.2) 29.1 (22.9-36.1) 2.3 (1.0-5.1)* 6.2 (3.4-11.2)* 1.8 (0.7-4.6)*
No
2,978 65.2 (62.0-68.2) 27.1 (24.3-30.1) 1.7 (1.2-2.6) 4 (2.8-5.7) 2 (1.0-3.7)*
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
462 66.5 (58.2-73.9) 26 (18.9-34.6) 0.6 (0.3-1.3)* 2 (0.9-4.3)* 4.9 (1.3-16.6)**
No
2,958 64.4 (61.2-67.5) 27.4 (24.6-30.4) 2 (1.3-2.9) 4.7 (3.4-6.6) 1.4 (0.9-2.3)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
1,182 69.2 (64.6-73.3) 24.3 (20.5-28.7) 1.6 (0.8-2.9)* 3.8 (2.2-6.5) 1.2 (0.6-2.2)*
No
2,232 63.3 (59.6-66.8) 28.2 (25.0-31.6) 1.8 (1.2-2.8) 4.5 (3.1-6.6) 2.2 (1.1-4.3)*
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
558 68.3 (61.8-74.1) 21.8 (16.9-27.7) 3.3 (1.7-6.2)* 5.3 (2.8-9.9)* 1.3 (0.6-3.1)*
No
2,861 64.5 (61.2-67.6) 27.5 (24.7-30.5) 1.6 (1.1-2.4) 4.3 (3.0-6.1) 2.2 (1.2-3.8)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
403 66.3 (58.1-73.6) 27.2 (20.5-35.1) 1.2 (0.5-2.9)* 4.2 (2.3-7.5)* 1.1 (0.4-3.3)**
No
2,979 64.7 (61.5-67.8) 27.4 (24.5-30.4) 1.7 (1.1-2.5) 4.2 (2.9-6.0) 2.1 (1.1-3.8)*
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
131 67.4 (53.7-78.6) 24.2 (13.9-38.9) 2.6 (0.9-7.7)** 2.6 (1.1-6.0)* 3.1 (1.1-8.8)**
No
3,237 64.5 (61.4-67.5) 27.6 (24.9-30.5) 1.6 (1.1-2.4) 4.3 (3.1-6.0) 1.9 (1.0-3.5)*
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
369 74.8 (66.7-81.5) 21.1 (14.7-29.2) 1.1 (0.3-3.5)** 1.5 (0.6-4.1)** 1.5 (0.6-4.1)**
No
3,049 63.8 (60.6-66.8) 27.8 (25.0-30.8) 1.8 (1.3-2.6) 4.6 (3.3-6.4) 2 (1.1-3.6)*

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Unadjusted proportions NEVADA, 2009

Agree strongly
Agree slightly
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree slightly
Disagree strongly
Characteristics
Sample Size
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
TOTAL
3,420
21.4
(18.9-24.1)
34.7
(31.9-37.7)
2.4
(1.8-3.1)
29.3
(26.8-32.0)
12.2
(10.5-14.0)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
86
23.3
(12.7-38.7)
44.3
(30.7-58.9)
0.8
(0.1-5.5)**
25.2
(15.4-38.2)
6.4
(3.0-13.1)*
25-34
290
20.3
(13.5-29.3)
42.2
(33.7-51.1)
1.5
(0.7-3.4)*
24.1
(17.9-31.7)
11.9
(7.7-18.1)
35-54
1,142
19.6
(16.4-23.2)
33
(29.1-37.1)
2.4
(1.4-4.0)
33.5
(29.6-37.7)
11.5
(9.1-14.4)
55+
1,861
24.3
(21.5-27.3)
28.8
(25.9-31.8)
3.3
(2.3-4.8)
29.1
(26.1-32.2)
14.5
(12.3-17.0)
Sex
Male
1,347
23.7
(19.8-28.3)
38.7
(34.2-43.4)
2.4
(1.6-3.6)
24.8
(21.3-28.6)
10.3
(8.0-13.3)
Female
2,073
19
(16.4-21.9)
30.6
(27.2-34.3)
2.3
(1.6-3.5)
34
(30.6-37.6)
14
(11.9-16.4)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,811
17.4
(15.3-19.7)
36
(32.8-39.2)
2.4
(1.7-3.3)
32.2
(29.3-35.2)
12.1
(10.3-14.2)
Black, non-Hispanic
98
29
(18.8-41.9)
26.2
(16.5-39.0)
0
-
21.1
(11.6-35.3)
23.7
(12.4-40.5)*
Hispanic
242
29.6
(20.7-40.5)
35.6
(26.0-46.5)
3.6
(1.8-7.3)*
22.2
(15.2-31.1)
9
(5.5-14.3)
Other
234
39.1
(26.8-53.0)
27.1
(18.1-38.3)
1.4
(0.5-4.0)**
21.9
(14.4-31.9)
10.5
(6.4-16.8)
Educational level
<High School
188
33.6
(21.9-47.7)
23.8
(15.0-35.6)
3.5
(1.4-8.9)*
31.8
(21.4-44.3)
7.3
(4.1-12.7)
High School graduate
947
21.2
(16.9-26.3)
40.3
(34.4-46.4)
2
(1.1-3.4)
26.6
(22.1-31.7)
9.9
(7.5-13.0)
Some College
1,172
22.9
(18.7-27.7)
32.2
(27.5-37.3)
2.9
(1.8-4.5)
27.1
(23.0-31.6)
14.9
(11.5-19.0)
> College Graduate
1,107
17.4
(13.7-21.8)
35
(30.3-39.9)
1.7
(0.9-3.0)
33.3
(28.9-37.9)
12.6
(9.9-16.0)
Household Income
< $20,000
440
32.8
(23.2-44.0)
24.2
(17.8-32.0)
3.2
(1.4-7.0)*
22.7
(16.2-31.0)
17.1
(11.9-24.1)
$20,000-$35,000
633
19.8
(14.8-25.9)
37.3
(29.6-45.7)
2.2
(1.1-4.3)*
27.5
(21.5-34.5)
13.2
(9.3-18.4)
$35,000-$50,000
480
25.5
(18.4-34.3)
33.8
(26.6-41.9)
2.6
(1.4-4.8)*
28
(21.8-35.1)
10
(7.0-14.1)
$50,000-$75,000
569
19
(14.1-25.0)
35.2
(28.8-42.3)
2.4
(1.2-4.8)*
28.1
(22.6-34.4)
15.2
(10.8-21.1)
> $75,000
916
17.4
(13.8-21.5)
38.4
(33.2-43.8)
1.6
(0.8-3.2)*
33.1
(28.5-38.1)
9.6
(7.0-12.9)
Employment status
Employed
1,633
20.1
(16.8-23.9)
35.8
(31.8-39.9)
2.4
(1.6-3.6)
30.8
(27.3-34.6)
10.9
(8.9-13.4)
Out of work
311
20.9
(13.4-31.1)
36.4
(27.2-46.7)
0.6
(0.1-3.4)**
26.8
(19.5-35.7)
15.2
(10.2-22.2)
A homemaker
215
17.1
(11.0-25.6)
39.8
(29.5-51.0)
2.6
(1.0-6.8)**
30.7
(21.2-42.1)
9.8
(5.8-16.1)
A student
44
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--
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Retired
1,032
27.6
(23.6-32.1)
30
(26.1-34.1)
3.5
(2.2-5.6)
27.7
(24.0-31.8)
11.2
(8.6-14.3)
Unable to work
177
18.8
(11.0-30.5)
26.4
(17.0-38.5)
2.8
(1.0-7.4)**
25.9
(17.3-37.0)
26.1
(15.3-40.8)
Veteran status
Yes
567
24
(18.9-29.9)
31.1
(25.4-37.6)
1.3
(0.7-2.5)*
28
(22.6-34.3)
15.5
(10.3-22.7)
No
2,852
21
(18.2-24.0)
35.4
(32.2-38.7)
2.5
(1.9-3.5)
29.6
(26.8-32.5)
11.6
(9.9-13.4)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
355
25
(18.6-32.6)
25.8
(19.3-33.7)
3.3
(1.4-7.6)*
27.1
(20.3-35.1)
18.9
(12.9-26.6)
No
3,061
21.1
(18.5-24.0)
35.6
(32.5-38.8)
2.2
(1.6-2.9)
29.6
(26.9-32.4)
11.6
(9.9-13.5)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
417
22.8
(17.2-29.6)
27.8
(22.3-34.0)
2.4
(1.0-5.7)*
32.6
(26.2-39.8)
14.4
(10.4-19.5)
No
2,977
21.2
(18.6-24.1)
35.3
(32.2-38.5)
2.4
(1.7-3.2)
29.1
(26.4-31.9)
12
(10.3-14.0)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
468
18
(12.2-25.7)
35.5
(28.0-43.9)
1.5
(0.6-3.5)*
30
(23.5-37.5)
15
(10.8-20.4)
No
2,951
22
(19.3-24.9)
34.6
(31.5-37.8)
2.5
(1.9-3.4)
29.2
(26.5-32.0)
11.7
(9.9-13.7)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
1,182
19.8
(16.0-24.3)
27.3
(23.3-31.7)
3
(1.7-5.1)
31.8
(27.6-36.2)
18.1
(14.8-22.0)
No
2,233
22
(19.0-25.3)
37.3
(33.7-40.9)
2.2
(1.6-3.0)
28.4
(25.4-31.6)
10.2
(8.4-12.4)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
560
20.8
(16.1-26.5)
25.4
(19.7-31.9)
5
(2.7-8.9)*
32.5
(26.6-39.1)
16.3
(12.3-21.3)
No
2,859
21.5
(18.8-24.4)
35.8
(32.7-39.1)
2.1
(1.5-2.8)
29
(26.3-31.8)
11.7
(9.9-13.7)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
402
16.1
(10.3-24.3)
32.6
(24.7-41.7)
4.1
(2.0-8.0)*
24.8
(18.8-32.1)
22.3
(16.5-29.6)
No
2,980
22
(19.3-24.9)
35
(32.0-38.2)
2.1
(1.5-2.8)
30.2
(27.4-33.1)
10.7
(9.1-12.7)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
130
15.3
(7.9-27.7)*
21
(13.2-31.8)
0.7
(0.1-3.7)**
32.5
(20.8-47.0)
30.4
(18.9-44.9)
No
3,242
21.1
(18.6-23.8)
35.8
(32.8-38.9)
2.5
(1.8-3.3)
29.2
(26.6-31.9)
11.5
(9.8-13.3)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
368
14.3
(10.2-19.8)
19.5
(14.0-26.5)
1.3
(0.6-2.8)*
37.9
(29.8-46.7)
27.1
(19.4-36.4)
No
3,049
22.1
(19.4-25.0)
36.1
(33.1-39.3)
2.5
(1.8-3.3)
28.6
(25.9-31.3)
10.8
(9.2-12.6)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Unadjusted proportions NEVADA, 2009

Agree strongly
Agree slightly
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree slightly
Disagree strongly
Characteristics
Sample Size
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
TOTAL
3,421
65.1
(62.1-67.9)
27.2
(24.6-29.9)
1.7
(1.2-2.4)
4.2
(3.1-5.8)
1.8
(1.0-3.2)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
86
40.8
(28.0-55.1)
36
(23.9-50.3)
1.9
(0.5-7.5)**
12.5
(5.1-27.6)*
8.7
(2.4-27.1)**
25-34
292
62.8
(54.4-70.6)
32.2
(24.9-40.4)
0.2
(0.1-0.7)**
3.7
(1.6-8.3)*
1
(0.4-3.0)**
35-54
1,141
69
(64.8-72.9)
24.9
(21.3-28.9)
2
(1.1-3.6)*
3.3
(2.0-5.3)
0.8
(0.3-2.0)*
55+
1,860
67.5
(64.2-70.6)
24.6
(21.9-27.6)
2.5
(1.6-3.8)
3.6
(2.5-5.2)
1.9
(0.9-3.7)*
Sex
Male
1,346
61.3
(56.8-65.7)
28.6
(24.7-32.8)
2.4
(1.5-3.7)
5.6
(3.7-8.5)
2.1
(0.9-4.7)*
Female
2,075
68.9
(65.2-72.3)
25.8
(22.6-29.4)
1
(0.6-1.8)
2.8
(1.8-4.1)
1.5
(0.7-3.1)*
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,809
66.2
(63.0-69.3)
27
(24.2-30.0)
1.8
(1.2-2.7)
3.8
(2.5-5.7)
1.2
(0.6-2.2)*
Black, non-Hispanic
98
73.1
(60.2-83.0)
23.9
(14.6-36.7)
0
-
0.8
(0.2-3.7)**
2.2
(0.4-10.7)**
Hispanic
245
53.8
(43.4-63.9)
32.4
(23.5-42.7)
1.5
(0.5-4.6)**
7.7
(4.2-13.9)*
4.6
(1.2-15.3)**
Other
234
68.5
(57.6-77.6)
22.1
(15.0-31.5)
2.2
(0.7-6.1)**
4.2
(1.5-11.3)**
3
(0.7-11.5)**
Educational level
<High School
188
54.1
(41.4-66.2)
28.6
(18.7-41.1)
2.2
(0.6-7.5)**
13.1
(7.0-23.2)*
2
(0.5-6.9)**
High School graduate
947
59.8
(53.8-65.5)
31
(25.9-36.7)
2.4
(1.3-4.4)*
4.3
(2.1-8.5)*
2.6
(0.9-7.3)**
Some College
1,163
67.2
(62.5-71.7)
27.1
(22.9-31.7)
1.7
(1.0-3.0)
2.6
(1.6-4.4)
1.4
(0.6-3.0)*
> College Graduate
1,118
70.1
(65.1-74.6)
23.9
(19.8-28.6)
0.8
(0.4-1.5)*
3.7
(2.1-6.6)
1.5
(0.5-4.4)**
Household Income
< $20,000
438
62.9
(53.1-71.7)
23.2
(16.7-31.4)
1.1
(0.4-2.6)*
6.1
(2.9-12.3)*
6.7
(2.3-17.9)**
$20,000-$35,000
625
67.8
(60.8-74.0)
23.3
(18.1-29.5)
1.2
(0.6-2.3)*
4.9
(2.9-8.3)
2.8
(1.0-7.6)**
$35,000-$50,000
486
61.8
(53.8-69.2)
31
(24.0-39.0)
1.4
(0.5-4.1)**
3.3
(1.6-6.9)*
2.4
(1.0-5.7)*
$50,000-$75,000
570
69.4
(63.0-75.1)
24.9
(19.7-30.9)
2.6
(1.1-6.0)*
2.8
(1.2-6.3)*
0.3
(0.1-0.8)*
> $75,000
915
66.2
(60.6-71.4)
27.5
(22.6-32.9)
1
(0.5-2.1)*
4.8
(2.4-9.2)*
0.5
(0.1-2.1)**
Employment status
Employed
1,643
64.9
(60.9-68.8)
27.5
(23.9-31.3)
1.9
(1.2-3.1)
4
(2.6-6.0)
1.7
(0.7-4.1)*
Out of work
313
65.8
(56.3-74.2)
26.9
(19.7-35.6)
0.7
(0.1-4.5)**
5.3
(1.8-14.2)**
1.4
(0.5-3.6)**
A homemaker
210
64.8
(53.3-74.7)
31.4
(22.2-42.5)
0.4
(0.1-1.5)**
0.2
(0.0-1.3)**
3.2
(0.5-19.2)**
A student
43
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Retired
1,025
67
(62.7-71.1)
23.6
(20.1-27.4)
2.4
(1.3-4.3)
4.7
(3.1-7.1)
2.3
(0.9-5.7)*
Unable to work
178
69.9
(56.9-80.3)
14.9
(8.1-25.9)
2.7
(0.9-7.5)**
10.6
(4.2-24.4)*
1.9
(0.5-7.2)**
Veteran status
Yes
567
60.3
(53.4-66.8)
31.7
(25.6-38.4)
1.7
(0.8-3.7)*
5.1
(2.5-10.1)*
1.3
(0.5-3.5)**
No
2,853
65.9
(62.7-69.0)
26.4
(23.6-29.4)
1.7
(1.2-2.5)
4.1
(2.9-5.8)
1.9
(1.0-3.5)*
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
358
64.8
(57.0-71.9)
23.6
(17.7-30.7)
5.1
(2.4-10.5)*
4.1
(2.2-7.7)*
2.4
(1.0-5.8)*
No
3,059
65.1
(61.9-68.0)
27.6
(24.8-30.5)
1.4
(1.0-2.1)
4.2
(3.0-5.9)
1.8
(0.9-3.3)*
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
416
60.7
(53.6-67.4)
28.3
(22.3-35.2)
2.3
(1.0-5.1)*
6.5
(3.5-11.7)*
2.3
(0.9-5.5)*
No
2,978
65.5
(62.4-68.5)
27.2
(24.4-30.1)
1.7
(1.1-2.5)
3.9
(2.7-5.5)
1.8
(0.9-3.3)*
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
462
66.1
(57.2-74.1)
26.7
(19.6-35.1)
0.6
(0.3-1.3)*
2
(1.0-4.2)*
4.6
(1.2-16.1)**
No
2,958
64.8
(61.7-67.8)
27.3
(24.6-30.2)
1.9
(1.3-2.7)
4.6
(3.3-6.4)
1.4
(0.8-2.2)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
1,182
71
(66.7-75.0)
22.7
(19.2-26.8)
1.5
(0.8-2.7)*
3.5
(2.0-6.2)
1.2
(0.6-2.3)*
No
2,232
63
(59.4-66.5)
28.7
(25.6-32.1)
1.8
(1.2-2.7)
4.5
(3.1-6.4)
2
(1.0-3.9)*
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
558
72.3
(66.3-77.6)
19.3
(14.9-24.6)
2.8
(1.3-5.8)*
4.5
(2.3-8.3)*
1.1
(0.4-2.8)*
No
2,861
64.4
(61.3-67.5)
27.9
(25.1-30.8)
1.6
(1.1-2.4)
4.2
(3.0-5.9)
1.9
(1.0-3.5)*
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
403
64.6
(56.5-72.0)
28.4
(21.5-36.4)
1.3
(0.6-3.0)*
4.5
(2.5-8.0)
1.2
(0.4-3.4)**
No
2,979
65.3
(62.1-68.3)
27.2
(24.4-30.1)
1.6
(1.1-2.4)
4
(2.8-5.7)
1.9
(1.0-3.5)*
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
131
65.4
(51.2-77.2)
24.6
(13.9-39.8)
3
(1.0-8.6)**
3.1
(1.3-7.0)*
4
(1.4-10.9)**
No
3,237
65
(61.9-67.9)
27.5
(24.9-30.4)
1.6
(1.1-2.3)
4.2
(3.0-5.8)
1.7
(0.9-3.2)*
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
369
75.2
(67.2-81.8)
20.6
(14.4-28.6)
1.1
(0.3-3.4)**
1.6
(0.6-4.2)**
1.6
(0.6-4.2)**
No
3,049
64.1
(61.0-67.1)
27.8
(25.1-30.7)
1.8
(1.2-2.6)
4.5
(3.2-6.2)
1.8
(1.0-3.3)*

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Adjusted proportions † NEVADA, 2007

Agree strongly
Agree slightly
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree slightly
Disagree strongly
Characteristics
Sample Size
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
TOTAL
3,763
23.9
(21.8-26.1)
31.1
(28.9-33.4)
1.7
(1.2-2.4)
31.3
(29.1-33.7)
12
(10.6-13.5)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
224
24.6
(18.4-32.0)
38.5
(30.0-47.7)
1.8
(0.6-5.0)**
30.2
(22.4-39.4)
4.9
(2.6-8.9)*
25-34
440
24.8
(19.1-31.5)
28.8
(23.3-35.0)
0.3
(0.1-0.8)**
37.1
(30.4-44.4)
9.1
(6.0-13.4)
35-54
1,361
22
(19.0-25.3)
31.7
(28.3-35.3)
1.7
(0.9-3.3)*
30.6
(27.2-34.2)
14
(11.6-16.7)
55+
1,721
24.8
(22.1-27.7)
29.6
(26.7-32.7)
2.4
(1.6-3.7)
29.4
(26.5-32.5)
13.7
(11.6-16.2)
Sex
Male
1,575
26.3
(23.0-29.8)
32.4
(29.1-35.9)
2.6
(1.7-3.9)
29.2
(25.8-32.7)
9.6
(7.8-11.7)
Female
2,188
21.6
(19.1-24.3)
30
(27.2-33.0)
0.9
(0.6-1.3)
33.3
(30.4-36.4)
14.2
(12.3-16.4)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,777
19.7
(17.6-22.1)
32.3
(29.8-34.9)
1.8
(1.2-2.7)
33.3
(30.7-36.1)
12.8
(11.2-14.7)
Black, non-Hispanic
94
20.2
(11.6-32.6)
28.8
(18.1-42.5)
3.7
(1.0-13.3)**
32.2
(21.3-45.3)
15.2
(8.5-25.6)
Hispanic
437
40.6
(34.1-47.5)
26.2
(21.0-32.2)
1.2
(0.5-3.3)**
25.4
(19.6-32.1)
6.5
(4.3-9.9)
Other
433
25.9
(20.3-32.4)
33.9
(27.4-41.0)
1.2
(0.5-2.7)*
25.3
(19.6-32.0)
13.6
(9.6-19.0)
Educational level
<High School
341
37
(29.5-45.1)
27.1
(20.3-35.1)
1.4
(0.4-4.6)**
26.6
(19.1-35.8)
7.9
(5.1-12.2)
High School graduate
997
29.9
(25.7-34.6)
28.7
(24.7-33.1)
1.7
(0.7-3.7)*
26.5
(22.6-30.8)
13.1
(10.4-16.4)
Some College
1,229
19.6
(16.5-23.0)
33.3
(29.4-37.5)
1.1
(0.6-1.9)*
34
(30.0-38.4)
12
(9.7-14.7)
> College Graduate
1,189
17.2
(13.7-21.4)
33.2
(29.4-37.3)
2.5
(1.6-3.9)
34.5
(30.6-38.7)
12.6
(10.1-15.6)
Household Income
< $20,000
414
28.7
(21.9-36.5)
23.5
(17.4-31.0)
3.2
(1.0-9.4)**
27.2
(19.3-36.8)
17.4
(12.6-23.6)
$20,000-$35,000
655
30.8
(25.1-37.2)
32.5
(27.1-38.5)
1.7
(0.7-3.9)*
24.5
(19.9-29.8)
10.5
(7.6-14.2)
$35,000-$50,000
527
20.2
(15.6-25.7)
27.4
(22.1-33.4)
0.5
(0.1-2.0)**
38.9
(32.6-45.6)
13.1
(9.5-17.7)
$50,000-$75,000
669
21.4
(17.2-26.3)
33.7
(28.7-39.2)
2.6
(1.5-4.7)
33.3
(28.3-38.8)
9
(6.4-12.4)
> $75,000
1,082
19.5
(16.1-23.3)
34.8
(30.8-38.9)
1.3
(0.7-2.4)*
32.5
(28.6-36.7)
12
(9.6-14.7)
Employment status
Employed
2,120
23
(20.2-26.0)
31.8
(28.9-34.8)
1.5
(1.0-2.2)
32.5
(29.5-35.7)
11.3
(9.5-13.2)
Out of work
146
26.3
(17.4-37.5)
28
(17.9-41.0)
1
(0.3-3.3)**
27.8
(18.2-40.0)
16.9
(10.3-26.5)
A homemaker
306
30.3
(23.2-38.5)
33.4
(26.4-41.2)
0.8
(0.4-1.7)*
25.4
(19.2-32.8)
10.1
(6.3-15.7)
A student
73
14.9
(6.8-29.5)*
37.6
(23.2-54.5)
4.3
(0.9-18.4)**
35.8
(21.2-53.6)
7.4
(2.9-17.5)*
Retired
936
24.8
(21.3-28.6)
31
(27.0-35.3)
2.5
(1.4-4.5)
31.1
(27.0-35.5)
10.6
(8.2-13.6)
Unable to work
174
24
(15.5-35.3)
17.8
(11.3-27.1)
3.5
(0.6-17.2)**
28.3
(19.8-38.7)
26.4
(18.5-36.1)
Veteran status
Yes
623
20.1
(16.0-25.0)
27
(22.5-32.1)
2.9
(1.6-5.2)*
35.9
(30.3-42.0)
14
(10.3-18.9)
No
3,132
24.6
(22.3-27.1)
32
(29.5-34.6)
1.5
(1.0-2.2)
30.5
(28.0-33.0)
11.4
(10.0-13.0)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
358
18.8
(13.9-24.8)
27.4
(21.2-34.6)
1.3
(0.5-3.0)*
38.9
(31.4-47.0)
13.6
(9.2-19.6)
No
3,401
24.4
(22.1-26.7)
31.4
(29.1-33.9)
1.7
(1.2-2.4)
30.7
(28.3-33.2)
11.8
(10.4-13.4)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
377
23.5
(17.8-30.3)
20.8
(15.8-27.0)
1.9
(0.8-4.3)*
36.5
(29.1-44.7)
17.3
(12.4-23.5)
No
3,344
23.8
(21.6-26.1)
32.2
(29.8-34.6)
1.7
(1.2-2.4)
30.9
(28.6-33.4)
11.4
(10.0-13.0)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
511
20.3
(15.6-26.0)
24.6
(19.2-30.9)
2.2
(1.0-4.9)*
35.7
(29.3-42.7)
17.1
(12.7-22.6)
No
3,238
24.5
(22.2-26.9)
32.2
(29.8-34.7)
1.6
(1.1-2.4)
30.7
(28.3-33.2)
11
(9.6-12.5)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
1,228
17.2
(14.5-20.2)
31.7
(27.9-35.8)
2.2
(1.4-3.6)
32.5
(28.7-36.5)
16.3
(13.5-19.7)
No
2,517
26.4
(23.8-29.2)
31
(28.4-33.8)
1.5
(1.0-2.4)
30.8
(28.1-33.7)
10.2
(8.7-11.9)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
424
18.7
(14.1-24.5)
29.3
(23.1-36.3)
0.4
(0.4-0.5)
30.5
(24.3-37.5)
21.1
(16.2-27.0)
No
3,306
24.6
(22.4-27.0)
31.5
(29.1-33.9)
1.9
(1.3-2.7)
31.5
(29.1-34.1)
10.5
(9.1-12.0)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
153
27.4
(18.8-38.2)
19.5
(12.5-29.1)
0
(0.0-0.0)
24.1
(16.5-33.7)
29
(20.1-39.9)
No
3,546
23.5
(21.4-25.8)
31.9
(29.6-34.3)
1.7
(1.2-2.4)
31.9
(29.6-34.4)
10.9
(9.6-12.4)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
398
21.2
(15.8-27.8)
25.3
(19.3-32.4)
1.2
(0.4-3.4)**
32.6
(26.3-39.6)
19.7
(14.5-26.1)
No
3,358
24.2
(22.0-26.5)
31.7
(29.4-34.2)
1.7
(1.2-2.5)
31.2
(28.8-33.7)
11.1
(9.7-12.7)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Adjusted proportions Tables † NEVADA, 2007

Agree strongly
Agree slightly
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree slightly
Disagree strongly
Characteristics
Sample Size
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
TOTAL
3,750 62.9 (60.5-65.3) 29.4 (27.1-31.8) 2 (1.4-2.9) 3.8 (3.0-4.8) 1.9 (1.3-2.6)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
219 47.9 (38.7-57.3) 45.2 (36.3-54.5) 1.7 (0.4-6.1)** 3.1 (1.4-6.7)* 2.1 (0.8-5.2)*
25-34
437 54.8 (47.7-61.8) 35.7 (29.0-43.1) 2.3 (0.8-6.0)** 5.6 (3.1-9.7) 1.6 (0.6-3.9)*
35-54
1,356 66.8 (63.1-70.3) 26.8 (23.5-30.4) 2 (1.1-3.8)* 2.8 (1.9-4.1) 1.6 (0.8-3.0)*
55+
1,720 68.2 (65.1-71.2) 23 (20.4-25.9) 2 (1.2-3.1) 4.4 (3.2-6.1) 2.4 (1.5-3.8)
Sex
Male
1,566 56.7 (52.9-60.4) 33.4 (29.8-37.2) 2.2 (1.4-3.7) 4.9 (3.5-6.8) 2.8 (1.8-4.3)
Female
2,184 68.8 (65.7-71.7) 25.8 (23.0-28.7) 1.8 (1.0-3.3)* 2.7 (2.0-3.8) 0.9 (0.5-1.7)*
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,774 64.5 (61.7-67.1) 27.4 (25.0-30.0) 2.4 (1.5-3.9) 4.2 (3.2-5.4) 1.5 (0.8-2.6)
Black, non-Hispanic
93 58.1 (44.0-70.9) 33.1 (21.7-46.9) 1.6 (0.3-8.8)** 3.5 (1.2-9.7)** 3.8 (1.2-11.3)**
Hispanic
426 61.4 (54.8-67.7) 32.2 (26.2-38.9) 1.4 (0.5-3.9)** 2.3 (1.2-4.3)* 2.6 (1.5-4.5)
Other
435 58.5 (51.3-65.4) 32.2 (25.5-39.6) 1.2 (0.4-3.3)** 5.9 (3.0-11.4)* 2.2 (1.0-4.9)*
Educational level
<High School
332 57.8 (49.3-65.8) 33.1 (25.6-41.6) 2.4 (0.8-7.2)** 3.2 (1.6-6.3)* 3.5 (2.1-6.0)
High School graduate
1,004 62.6 (57.8-67.1) 28.5 (24.4-33.0) 1.7 (0.8-3.8)* 5.1 (3.4-7.5) 2.1 (1.1-3.9)*
Some College
1,222 62.3 (58.1-66.3) 30.9 (27.0-35.2) 1.5 (0.8-2.7)* 3.9 (2.6-5.9) 1.3 (0.8-2.4)
> College Graduate
1,185 65 (60.7-69.1) 27.6 (23.6-32.0) 2.7 (1.4-5.3)* 2.9 (1.7-5.0) 1.7 (0.7-3.9)*
Household Income
< $20,000
414 61 (52.5-68.9) 31.3 (23.6-40.1) 1.4 (0.7-2.8)* 3.6 (1.7-7.4)* 2.8 (1.4-5.5)*
$20,000-$35,000
651 61.1 (54.6-67.2) 30.9 (25.1-37.4) 2.9 (1.5-5.7)* 4.3 (2.8-6.4) 0.8 (0.4-1.8)*
$35,000-$50,000
527 64 (57.7-69.9) 29.8 (24.3-36.1) 0.3 (0.1-0.8)* 3 (1.2-7.5)* 2.8 (1.1-6.8)*
$50,000-$75,000
666 63.1 (57.6-68.2) 29.2 (24.4-34.6) 0.7 (0.2-2.6)** 4.7 (2.6-8.5)* 2.3 (0.9-5.5)*
> $75,000
1,082 65.6 (61.4-69.5) 28.8 (25.0-32.9) 1.6 (0.8-3.3)* 2.9 (1.7-4.9) 1.2 (0.6-2.4)*
Employment status
Employed
2,107 62.1 (58.9-65.2) 30.7 (27.7-33.9) 1.6 (0.9-2.9) 3.9 (2.9-5.3) 1.7 (1.0-2.8)
Out of work
146 68.6 (55.9-79.0) 22.6 (14.4-33.7) 1.6 (0.4-6.2)** 5.8 (1.8-17.0)** 1.4 (0.4-4.7)**
A homemaker
306 68.7 (60.2-76.1) 26.5 (19.5-34.8) 1.4 (0.4-4.6)** 1.7 (0.6-4.7)** 1.8 (0.6-5.0)**
A student
72 56.2 (39.9-71.2) 37.6 (23.9-53.5) 4.3 (0.6-25.5)** 1.2 (0.2-5.8)** 0.8 (0.1-5.4)**
Retired
937 64.6 (60.2-68.7) 25.4 (21.6-29.6) 2.9 (1.7-5.0) 4.5 (2.9-6.8) 2.7 (1.4-5.0)*
Unable to work
174 57 (46.1-67.2) 32.4 (22.8-43.7) 3.1 (0.5-17.9)** 4.3 (1.9-9.2)* 3.3 (1.0-10.2)**
Veteran status
Yes
622 64.3 (58.9-69.5) 26.8 (22.1-32.1) 2.4 (1.3-4.4)* 3.7 (2.2-6.2) 2.8 (1.3-5.7)*
No
3,121 62.7 (60.0-65.3) 29.9 (27.3-32.6) 1.9 (1.2-3.0) 3.8 (2.9-5.0) 1.7 (1.1-2.5)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
365 68.2 (60.9-74.8) 25.9 (19.7-33.2) 0.5 (0.2-1.1)* 3.1 (1.4-6.7)* 2.3 (0.9-5.8)*
No
3,381 62.4 (59.9-64.9) 29.7 (27.3-32.2) 2.1 (1.4-3.1) 3.9 (3.0-5.0) 1.9 (1.3-2.7)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
381 66.7 (59.3-73.3) 25.5 (19.6-32.4) 1.5 (0.7-3.4)* 2.5 (1.3-4.8)* 3.8 (1.7-8.5)*
No
3,325 62.5 (59.9-65.1) 29.8 (27.4-32.4) 2.1 (1.4-3.1) 3.9 (3.0-5.0) 1.7 (1.2-2.5)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
513 63.6 (56.4-70.3) 27.4 (21.4-34.4) 2.1 (0.6-6.7)** 3 (1.2-7.6)* 3.9 (1.7-8.7)*
No
3,223 62.7 (60.1-65.2) 29.7 (27.3-32.3) 2 (1.4-3.0) 4 (3.1-5.1) 1.6 (1.1-2.3)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
1,234 68.3 (64.3-72.1) 24.3 (20.8-28.1) 1 (0.5-1.9)* 4.1 (2.8-6.0) 2.3 (1.0-5.0)*
No
2,498 61.3 (58.3-64.2) 31.1 (28.3-34.0) 2.3 (1.5-3.6) 3.7 (2.8-5.0) 1.7 (1.1-2.5)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
421 63.3 (56.4-69.6) 29.7 (23.7-36.5) 2.9 (1.0-7.8)** 2.4 (1.3-4.5)* 1.7 (0.6-4.5)*
No
3,296 62.8 (60.2-65.4) 29.4 (27.0-32.0) 1.9 (1.2-2.9) 4 (3.1-5.1) 1.9 (1.3-2.7)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
153 72.1 (60.2-81.6) 19.8 (12.0-31.0) 0.8 (0.2-3.7)** 3 (1.2-7.2)* 4.2 (1.7-10.0)*
No
3,539 62.6 (60.1-65.1) 29.7 (27.4-32.2) 2 (1.4-3.0) 3.9 (3.0-5.0) 1.7 (1.2-2.5)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
398 77.1 (70.1-82.9) 19.7 (14.1-26.7) 0.1 (0.0-0.4)** 1.5 (0.7-3.1)* 1.7 (0.4-7.0)**
No
3,347 61.5 (58.9-64.1) 30.4 (28.0-32.9) 2.2 (1.5-3.2) 4 (3.1-5.1) 1.9 (1.3-2.7)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Unadjusted proportions NEVADA, 2007

Agree strongly
Agree slightly
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree slightly
Disagree strongly
Characteristics
Sample Size
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
TOTAL
3,763
25.4
(23.2-27.8)
31.3
(29.1-33.6)
1.7
(1.2-2.4)
30.2
(27.9-32.5)
11.5
(10.1-12.9)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
224
33.3
(25.4-42.3)
35.7
(27.7-44.6)
1.9
(0.7-5.2)**
24.5
(17.7-33.0)
4.6
(2.4-8.4)*
25-34
440
29.5
(22.9-37.1)
28.2
(22.8-34.3)
0.3
(0.1-0.8)**
33.7
(27.3-40.7)
8.4
(5.5-12.5)
35-54
1,361
22.2
(19.1-25.7)
32.5
(29.0-36.1)
1.7
(0.9-3.3)*
30.4
(27.0-34.0)
13.2
(11.0-15.8)
55+
1,721
23.7
(21.0-26.6)
29.9
(27.0-32.9)
2.5
(1.7-3.8)
30
(27.1-33.2)
13.9
(11.7-16.4)
Sex
Male
1,575
27.4
(23.9-31.1)
32.6
(29.2-36.1)
2.5
(1.6-3.8)
28.4
(25.0-31.9)
9.2
(7.5-11.3)
Female
2,188
23.3
(20.6-26.4)
30
(27.1-33.0)
0.9
(0.6-1.3)
32
(29.1-35.1)
13.8
(11.9-16.0)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,777
18.8
(16.7-21.1)
32.7
(30.2-35.4)
1.9
(1.3-2.8)
33.9
(31.3-36.7)
12.6
(11.0-14.5)
Black, non-Hispanic
94
22.2
(12.9-35.3)
29.8
(19.0-43.6)
3.8
(1.0-13.5)**
30
(19.4-43.4)
14.2
(7.9-24.1)
Hispanic
437
46.2
(39.5-53.1)
25.1
(20.0-31.0)
1.1
(0.4-3.0)**
21.6
(16.6-27.6)
5.9
(3.9-9.0)
Other
433
24.9
(19.3-31.5)
34.5
(27.8-41.8)
1.2
(0.5-2.7)*
25.9
(20.1-32.8)
13.5
(9.4-19.1)
Educational level
<High School
341
44.7
(36.7-53.0)
25
(18.8-32.4)
1.3
(0.4-4.1)**
22
(15.5-30.1)
7
(4.5-10.9)
High School graduate
997
32
(27.5-36.9)
28.4
(24.4-32.7)
1.7
(0.7-3.7)*
25.2
(21.4-29.4)
12.8
(10.1-16.0)
Some College
1,229
20
(16.9-23.6)
33.6
(29.6-37.8)
1.1
(0.6-2.0)*
33.7
(29.6-38.0)
11.7
(9.4-14.3)
> College Graduate
1,189
16.3
(12.8-20.5)
34.5
(30.5-38.6)
2.6
(1.6-4.1)
34.9
(30.9-39.1)
11.7
(9.4-14.6)
Household Income
< $20,000
414
39
(30.9-47.9)
22
(16.3-28.9)
2.8
(0.9-8.4)**
21.3
(14.9-29.4)
14.9
(10.5-20.7)
$20,000-$35,000
655
37.9
(31.4-44.8)
30.6
(25.4-36.5)
1.5
(0.7-3.6)*
20.6
(16.5-25.4)
9.4
(6.8-12.8)
$35,000-$50,000
527
22.2
(17.0-28.4)
27.4
(22.2-33.4)
0.5
(0.1-2.0)**
37.1
(30.6-44.0)
12.8
(9.3-17.3)
$50,000-$75,000
669
20.8
(16.6-25.8)
33.6
(28.5-39.1)
2.7
(1.5-4.8)
33.7
(28.6-39.3)
9.1
(6.5-12.6)
> $75,000
1,082
16.6
(13.6-20.0)
35.4
(31.5-39.5)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)*
34.5
(30.4-38.7)
12.2
(9.8-15.0)
Employment status
Employed
2,120
23.3
(20.4-26.4)
32.8
(29.9-35.9)
1.4
(0.9-2.1)
32
(29.0-35.1)
10.5
(8.9-12.4)
Out of work
146
31.8
(20.9-45.3)
27.4
(17.5-40.1)
0.9
(0.3-3.3)**
24
(15.0-35.9)
15.9
(9.7-25.1)
A homemaker
306
34.4
(26.3-43.6)
29.4
(22.9-36.8)
0.6
(0.2-1.4)*
25
(18.8-32.5)
10.6
(6.6-16.6)
A student
73
15.6
(7.2-30.7)*
41.3
(26.7-57.6)
3.9
(0.8-16.7)**
33.4
(19.9-50.4)
5.8
(2.2-14.1)*
Retired
936
27.7
(23.9-31.8)
29.7
(25.8-33.9)
2.9
(1.6-5.1)
28.8
(24.9-33.1)
10.9
(8.5-13.9)
Unable to work
174
30.6
(20.3-43.2)
16.6
(10.5-25.2)
3.8
(0.7-18.8)**
22.4
(15.3-31.7)
26.6
(17.9-37.6)
Veteran status
Yes
623
22.2
(17.7-27.5)
29.2
(24.4-34.4)
3.3
(1.8-5.9)*
33.1
(27.7-39.0)
12.3
(8.9-16.6)
No
3,132
26
(23.5-28.7)
31.8
(29.3-34.3)
1.4
(0.9-2.1)
29.7
(27.2-32.2)
11.2
(9.8-12.8)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
358
21.8
(16.2-28.6)
26.6
(20.7-33.6)
1.4
(0.6-3.3)*
36.3
(29.0-44.3)
13.9
(9.5-20.0)
No
3,401
25.7
(23.4-28.3)
31.7
(29.3-34.1)
1.7
(1.2-2.4)
29.7
(27.3-32.1)
11.2
(9.9-12.8)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
377
28.7
(21.9-36.7)
20.4
(15.5-26.3)
2.2
(0.9-4.9)*
32.3
(25.2-40.3)
16.4
(11.8-22.5)
No
3,344
24.9
(22.5-27.4)
32.4
(30.0-34.9)
1.7
(1.1-2.4)
30.1
(27.7-32.5)
11
(9.6-12.5)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
511
21.4
(16.4-27.3)
24.6
(19.2-30.9)
2.2
(1.0-4.9)*
34.8
(28.2-42.0)
17
(12.6-22.7)
No
3,238
26.1
(23.6-28.7)
32.4
(30.0-34.9)
1.6
(1.1-2.4)
29.4
(27.1-31.9)
10.4
(9.1-11.9)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
1,228
18.5
(15.6-21.8)
30.7
(26.9-34.7)
2.4
(1.5-4.0)
31.6
(27.9-35.6)
16.8
(13.8-20.2)
No
2,517
27.8
(25.0-30.8)
31.5
(28.9-34.3)
1.5
(0.9-2.3)
29.6
(26.9-32.4)
9.6
(8.2-11.2)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
424
21.5
(16.1-28.0)
28
(22.0-34.8)
0
-
28.9
(22.9-35.7)
21.7
(16.5-27.9)
No
3,306
25.9
(23.5-28.5)
31.8
(29.4-34.3)
1.9
(1.3-2.6)
30.5
(28.0-33.0)
10
(8.7-11.4)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
153
33.9
(22.5-47.6)
17.5
(11.1-26.7)
0
-
20.4
(13.5-29.5)
28.1
(18.7-40.0)
No
3,546
24.7
(22.4-27.2)
32.2
(29.9-34.6)
1.7
(1.2-2.4)
30.9
(28.6-33.3)
10.5
(9.2-11.9)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
398
21.7
(16.1-28.5)
24
(18.3-30.8)
1.2
(0.4-3.4)**
32.4
(26.2-39.3)
20.7
(15.2-27.5)
No
3,358
25.7
(23.3-28.3)
32
(29.6-34.4)
1.8
(1.2-2.5)
30
(27.6-32.4)
10.6
(9.3-12.1)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Unadjusted proportions NEVADA, 2007

Agree strongly
Agree slightly
Neither agree nor disagree
Disagree slightly
Disagree strongly
Characteristics
Sample Size
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
%
(95% CI)  
TOTAL
3,750
62
(59.5-64.5)
30
(27.7-32.5)
2
(1.4-3.0)
3.9
(3.0-4.9)
2
(1.4-2.8)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
219
42.3
(33.7-51.4)
48.7
(39.8-57.7)
2
(0.5-7.4)**
3.8
(1.7-8.1)*
3.2
(1.3-7.7)*
25-34
437
53.5
(46.3-60.6)
36.2
(29.3-43.7)
2.4
(0.9-6.3)**
5.8
(3.3-10.1)
2.1
(0.9-5.0)*
35-54
1,356
67.4
(63.7-70.9)
26.5
(23.3-30.1)
1.9
(1.0-3.7)*
2.6
(1.8-3.8)
1.5
(0.8-2.9)*
55+
1,720
68.5
(65.3-71.5)
23.2
(20.6-26.1)
2
(1.2-3.1)
4.2
(3.0-5.8)
2.1
(1.3-3.4)
Sex
Male
1,566
56.5
(52.6-60.2)
33.5
(29.8-37.3)
2.2
(1.3-3.6)
4.9
(3.5-6.8)
3
(2.0-4.5)
Female
2,184
67.8
(64.6-70.8)
26.5
(23.7-29.6)
1.9
(1.0-3.4)*
2.8
(2.0-3.8)
1
(0.6-1.8)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,774
66.8
(64.1-69.4)
25.9
(23.6-28.5)
2.4
(1.5-3.7)
3.6
(2.7-4.7)
1.3
(0.7-2.3)
Black, non-Hispanic
93
52.5
(39.2-65.4)
37.3
(25.4-51.0)
1.7
(0.3-9.5)**
4.3
(1.5-11.8)**
4.3
(1.3-13.4)**
Hispanic
426
53.2
(46.3-60.0)
38.3
(31.5-45.4)
1.6
(0.6-4.6)**
3.2
(1.7-5.9)*
3.7
(2.1-6.3)
Other
435
57.1
(49.7-64.3)
33.4
(26.6-40.9)
1.2
(0.4-3.3)**
6.1
(3.0-11.9)*
2.2
(1.0-4.8)*
Educational level
<High School
332
50.8
(42.5-59.0)
37.8
(29.8-46.4)
2.4
(0.8-7.2)**
4.1
(2.1-7.9)*
4.9
(2.6-9.2)*
High School graduate
1,004
60.9
(56.1-65.4)
29.5
(25.3-34.0)
1.8
(0.8-3.9)*
5.5
(3.7-8.1)
2.4
(1.3-4.4)*
Some College
1,222
62.9
(58.5-67.1)
30.7
(26.6-35.1)
1.5
(0.8-2.7)*
3.7
(2.4-5.7)
1.2
(0.7-2.2)
> College Graduate
1,185
67.1
(62.5-71.4)
26.5
(22.5-31.0)
2.7
(1.4-5.1)*
2.4
(1.4-4.2)
1.3
(0.5-3.1)*
Household Income
< $20,000
414
55.1
(46.4-63.5)
34.2
(25.9-43.6)
1.6
(0.8-3.2)*
4.7
(2.2-9.5)*
4.4
(2.2-8.4)*
$20,000-$35,000
651
57.6
(51.0-63.9)
33
(26.8-39.8)
3.3
(1.6-6.4)*
5.1
(3.4-7.5)
1.1
(0.5-2.5)*
$35,000-$50,000
527
62
(55.3-68.2)
31.3
(25.6-37.7)
0.3
(0.1-0.8)*
3.3
(1.3-8.2)*
3.1
(1.3-7.5)*
$50,000-$75,000
666
63.9
(58.2-69.2)
28.9
(24.0-34.4)
0.7
(0.2-2.5)**
4.4
(2.4-8.1)*
2.1
(0.9-5.0)*
> $75,000
1,082
67.7
(63.4-71.7)
27.5
(23.7-31.7)
1.5
(0.7-3.0)*
2.4
(1.4-4.0)
1
(0.5-1.9)*
Employment status
Employed
2,107
60.9
(57.5-64.1)
31.8
(28.6-35.1)
1.6
(0.9-2.8)
3.9
(2.9-5.2)
1.9
(1.2-3.1)
Out of work
146
61.8
(49.3-72.9)
26.2
(17.6-37.2)
1.9
(0.5-7.3)**
8.1
(2.6-22.1)**
2
(0.6-6.7)**
A homemaker
306
70.4
(62.3-77.3)
24.5
(18.1-32.4)
1.4
(0.4-4.7)**
1.6
(0.5-4.5)**
2.1
(0.7-5.7)**
A student
72
43.5
(28.8-59.4)
48.8
(33.0-64.8)
4.8
(0.7-27.0)**
1.9
(0.4-9.2)**
1
(0.1-6.9)**
Retired
937
68
(63.7-72.0)
22.7
(19.2-26.6)
3.2
(1.9-5.4)
3.9
(2.5-5.9)
2.2
(1.2-4.1)*
Unable to work
174
57.1
(45.2-68.2)
32.2
(22.1-44.4)
3.6
(0.6-20.5)**
4.2
(1.8-9.3)*
2.9
(0.6-12.0)**
Veteran status
Yes
622
63.1
(57.4-68.5)
28
(23.1-33.5)
2.6
(1.4-4.8)*
3.5
(2.1-5.9)
2.7
(1.3-5.5)*
No
3,121
61.9
(59.1-64.7)
30.3
(27.7-33.1)
1.9
(1.2-3.0)
3.9
(3.0-5.1)
1.9
(1.3-2.8)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
365
70
(62.8-76.4)
24.5
(18.6-31.6)
0.5
(0.2-1.2)*
2.9
(1.3-6.3)*
2
(0.7-5.4)**
No
3,381
61.4
(58.7-64.0)
30.5
(28.0-33.2)
2.1
(1.4-3.1)
3.9
(3.1-5.1)
2
(1.4-2.9)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
381
66.7
(59.4-73.2)
25.1
(19.3-31.8)
1.8
(0.8-4.1)*
2.5
(1.3-4.7)*
4
(1.8-8.9)*
No
3,325
61.6
(59.0-64.3)
30.5
(28.0-33.1)
2.1
(1.4-3.1)
3.9
(3.1-5.1)
1.9
(1.3-2.7)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
513
62.6
(55.3-69.4)
28.7
(22.5-35.8)
2.1
(0.6-6.9)**
3.2
(1.2-8.1)*
3.5
(1.4-8.4)*
No
3,223
62
(59.3-64.6)
30.3
(27.7-32.9)
2
(1.4-3.0)
4
(3.1-5.1)
1.7
(1.2-2.4)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
1,234
71
(67.1-74.6)
22.4
(19.2-26.0)
1.1
(0.6-2.1)*
3.6
(2.5-5.3)
1.9
(0.9-4.2)*
No
2,498
59.2
(56.1-62.2)
32.6
(29.7-35.7)
2.3
(1.4-3.5)
3.9
(2.9-5.3)
2
(1.3-2.9)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
421
62
(54.8-68.8)
30.5
(24.2-37.5)
3
(1.1-8.2)**
2.6
(1.4-4.8)*
1.9
(0.7-5.0)**
No
3,296
62
(59.3-64.6)
30
(27.5-32.7)
1.9
(1.3-2.9)
4
(3.1-5.2)
2.1
(1.4-3.0)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
153
68.8
(57.0-78.6)
22.2
(13.8-33.8)
0.7
(0.1-5.0)**
3.7
(1.6-8.4)*
4.5
(1.5-13.0)**
No
3,539
62
(59.4-64.5)
30.3
(27.8-32.9)
2
(1.4-3.0)
3.9
(3.0-5.0)
1.8
(1.2-2.6)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
398
78.6
(71.6-84.2)
18.5
(13.2-25.3)
0.1
(0.0-0.5)**
1.3
(0.6-2.8)*
1.5
(0.3-6.8)**
No
3,347
60.5
(57.8-63.1)
31.1
(28.6-33.8)
2.2
(1.5-3.3)
4.1
(3.2-5.2)
2.1
(1.5-2.9)

 

† Adjusted for sex, age group, racial/ethnic group, education and household income level.
* Relative standard error exceeds 30%.
** Relative standard error exceeds 50%.
-- Estimate suppressed due to sample size.

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