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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 † SOUTH CAROLINA, 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
8,775
24.9
(23.3-26.5)
37.2
(35.3-39.2)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
26.4
(24.7-28.1)
10.4
(9.4-11.6)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
251
18.6
(13.4-25.1)
46.8
(37.8-56.0)
0.3
(0.1-1.0)**
25
(17.4-34.6)
9.3
(5.4-15.6)
25-34
629
21
(16.8-25.8)
39.8
(34.6-45.3)
1.1
(0.3-3.6)**
29.4
(24.7-34.6)
8.7
(6.3-11.9)
35-54
2,803
22.8
(20.5-25.2)
37.1
(34.3-40.0)
1.1
(0.7-1.7)
27.2
(24.8-29.7)
11.9
(10.2-13.8)
55+
5,024
32
(30.0-34.1)
32.9
(30.8-35.1)
1.3
(0.9-2.0)
23.6
(21.8-25.5)
10.2
(9.0-11.5)
Sex
Male
3,332
26.9
(24.4-29.5)
42.2
(39.2-45.2)
1.1
(0.6-1.9)
22.3
(19.9-24.9)
7.5
(6.2-9.1)
Female
5,443
23.1
(21.3-24.9)
32.6
(30.4-34.9)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
30.2
(28.1-32.5)
13
(11.6-14.6)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
5,848
23.6
(21.9-25.3)
37.1
(35.0-39.2)
1.4
(1.1-1.8)
27.2
(25.3-29.1)
10.8
(9.6-12.1)
Black, non-Hispanic
2,317
31.1
(27.7-34.7)
34
(30.0-38.3)
1.3
(0.7-2.5)*
22.6
(19.1-26.4)
11
(8.8-13.7)
Hispanic
135
27.6
(17.7-40.5)
40.9
(27.8-55.3)
1.3
(0.3-5.7)**
20.8
(11.3-35.1)
9.4
(5.0-16.7)*
Other
278
22.6
(16.0-30.9)
36.3
(27.4-46.3)
1.6
(0.7-3.4)*
27.5
(20.4-36.0)
12
(7.2-19.5)
Educational level
<High School
1,072
33.3
(28.3-38.6)
38.9
(33.1-45.0)
1
(0.5-2.0)*
18.1
(14.6-22.2)
8.8
(6.5-11.7)
High School graduate
2,734
29.7
(26.7-32.8)
37.7
(34.2-41.3)
0.5
(0.3-0.9)
23.5
(20.4-26.9)
8.6
(7.0-10.5)
Some College
2,262
24.9
(22.0-27.9)
35.4
(32.0-38.9)
1.3
(0.8-2.2)
28.1
(25.0-31.4)
10.4
(8.6-12.5)
> College Graduate
2,692
18.2
(15.9-20.8)
37.8
(34.6-41.1)
1.6
(1.0-2.8)
29.3
(26.6-32.3)
13
(10.9-15.4)
Household Income
< $20,000
1,694
25.6
(22.3-29.3)
34.1
(29.4-39.2)
0.6
(0.3-1.2)*
28
(23.6-32.9)
11.6
(9.2-14.6)
$20,000-$35,000
1,773
27.2
(23.8-30.8)
37
(32.8-41.3)
1.2
(0.6-2.3)*
24.7
(21.0-28.7)
10
(8.1-12.4)
$35,000-$50,000
1,113
25.2
(21.3-29.6)
36.9
(32.0-42.0)
1.1
(0.5-2.3)*
26.3
(22.3-30.8)
10.5
(7.6-14.2)
$50,000-$75,000
1,174
21.3
(18.1-25.0)
38.6
(34.2-43.1)
0.7
(0.3-1.9)*
28.6
(24.8-32.8)
10.7
(8.4-13.5)
> $75,000
1,723
21.6
(18.6-25.1)
39.6
(35.8-43.4)
1.4
(0.7-2.7)*
26.5
(23.5-29.8)
10.9
(8.6-13.6)
Employment status
Employed
4,053
24.4
(22.2-26.7)
37.8
(35.3-40.4)
1.1
(0.6-1.7)
26.7
(24.6-29.0)
10
(8.6-11.7)
Out of work
584
22.9
(18.0-28.7)
35.9
(29.4-43.0)
0.7
(0.3-1.5)*
28.5
(21.6-36.5)
12
(8.6-16.7)
A homemaker
546
23.7
(18.9-29.1)
40.6
(34.0-47.5)
1.4
(0.5-3.8)**
24.6
(19.4-30.6)
9.9
(6.8-14.0)
A student
127
21.4
(13.0-33.2)
44.7
(32.2-58.0)
0.4
(0.1-2.9)**
25.5
(15.7-38.8)
7.9
(3.2-18.1)*
Retired
2,587
30.9
(28.1-33.9)
35.5
(32.5-38.7)
1.1
(0.7-1.9)
23.1
(20.6-25.8)
9.3
(7.7-11.2)
Unable to work
852
21.4
(17.5-25.9)
29.3
(23.4-36.0)
2
(1.0-3.9)*
30.8
(25.5-36.6)
16.5
(12.8-21.0)
Veteran status
Yes
1,308
24.4
(21.0-28.2)
38.6
(34.1-43.3)
1.1
(0.5-2.4)*
26.9
(22.9-31.2)
9
(6.6-12.2)
No
7,457
25
(23.3-26.8)
37
(34.9-39.1)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
26.3
(24.5-28.2)
10.6
(9.5-11.9)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
1,275
24.2
(20.8-28.0)
39.1
(34.0-44.5)
1.3
(0.6-2.8)*
24.7
(20.9-28.9)
10.8
(8.4-13.7)
No
7,492
25
(23.3-26.8)
37
(35.0-39.1)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
26.5
(24.8-28.4)
10.4
(9.3-11.6)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
1,118
25.5
(22.2-29.2)
33.1
(28.5-38.0)
0.9
(0.4-2.0)*
24.3
(20.4-28.8)
16.2
(12.7-20.5)
No
7,550
24.8
(23.1-26.5)
37.6
(35.6-39.6)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
26.6
(24.9-28.5)
9.9
(8.8-11.1)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
1,093
24.2
(20.3-28.6)
33.7
(28.5-39.3)
1.2
(0.6-2.5)*
27.7
(23.0-32.9)
13.2
(10.1-17.1)
No
7,661
24.9
(23.3-26.7)
37.8
(35.8-39.8)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
26.3
(24.5-28.1)
10
(8.9-11.2)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
3,639
24.5
(22.4-26.8)
35.4
(32.4-38.4)
1.2
(0.8-1.8)
27
(24.4-29.8)
11.9
(10.2-13.9)
No
5,101
25
(23.0-27.1)
38
(35.6-40.4)
1
(0.7-1.6)
26.1
(24.1-28.3)
9.8
(8.5-11.2)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
1,372
28.1
(24.6-31.9)
32.9
(28.9-37.1)
0.8
(0.4-1.6)*
24.1
(20.6-27.9)
14.2
(11.2-17.7)
No
7,384
24.5
(22.9-26.3)
37.8
(35.7-39.9)
1.1
(0.8-1.6)
26.7
(24.9-28.5)
9.9
(8.8-11.1)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
989
21
(17.1-25.4)
27.6
(22.9-32.9)
1.1
(0.5-2.3)*
31.8
(27.0-37.0)
18.7
(15.0-22.9)
No
7,585
25.3
(23.6-27.1)
38.5
(36.5-40.6)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
25.7
(24.0-27.5)
9.4
(8.3-10.6)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
414
14.8
(10.7-20.1)
25.8
(18.1-35.4)
1.7
(0.5-4.9)**
33.7
(25.8-42.7)
24
(18.0-31.1)
No
8,053
25.3
(23.7-27.1)
37.8
(35.8-39.8)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
26.1
(24.4-27.9)
9.7
(8.6-10.8)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
1,187
18
(14.8-21.7)
28.6
(24.1-33.6)
1.3
(0.7-2.4)*
34.5
(29.5-39.8)
17.7
(14.4-21.5)
No
7,556
26.2
(24.5-27.9)
37.8
(35.8-39.9)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
25.3
(23.5-27.1)
9.5
(8.4-10.7)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Adjusted proportions Tables † SOUTH CAROLINA, 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
8,761
68.1
(66.2-69.9)
25.6
(23.9-27.5)
1.1
(0.7-1.8)
3.8
(3.1-4.6)
1.4
(1.0-2.1)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
251
58.5
(49.0-67.5)
33.7
(25.7-42.7)
0.4
(0.1-2.1)**
6.7
(3.7-11.7)
0.7
(0.3-1.5)*
25-34
632
62.7
(57.3-67.7)
30.6
(25.8-35.8)
1.8
(0.6-5.5)**
2.9
(1.7-4.7)
2.1
(0.8-5.3)*
35-54
2,804
68.6
(65.8-71.2)
24.9
(22.4-27.6)
1.1
(0.6-2.0)*
3.5
(2.6-4.6)
1.9
(1.1-3.2)
55+
5,003
73.6
(71.6-75.5)
20.6
(18.8-22.5)
0.9
(0.5-1.5)
3.6
(2.8-4.5)
1.3
(0.9-1.9)
Sex
Male
3,316
62
(58.9-65.0)
29.5
(26.7-32.5)
1.4
(0.8-2.7)*
4.9
(3.8-6.4)
2.1
(1.3-3.4)
Female
5,445
73.7
(71.6-75.8)
22
(20.0-24.1)
0.7
(0.4-1.4)*
2.7
(2.1-3.5)
0.9
(0.6-1.2)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
5,820
68.1
(66.1-70.1)
25.7
(23.8-27.7)
1.1
(0.7-1.6)
3.6
(2.8-4.6)
1.4
(1.0-2.1)
Black, non-Hispanic
2,323
65.8
(61.6-69.7)
25.4
(21.8-29.4)
1
(0.3-2.9)**
5.4
(4.3-6.8)
2.5
(1.7-3.6)
Hispanic
136
49.7
(37.4-62.1)
31.6
(20.2-45.7)
8.6
(4.1-17.1)*
3
(1.1-7.9)**
7.2
(3.2-15.4)*
Other
278
66.5
(57.1-74.7)
22.9
(16.0-31.6)
1.5
(0.4-4.8)**
7.4
(3.7-14.3)*
1.8
(0.7-4.5)*
Educational level
<High School
1,101
58.2
(52.5-63.6)
33.2
(27.9-39.0)
1
(0.4-2.2)*
6.3
(4.4-8.8)
1.4
(0.7-2.9)*
High School graduate
2,699
64.9
(61.3-68.3)
27.4
(24.3-30.8)
0.6
(0.3-1.3)*
4.7
(3.5-6.4)
2.3
(1.4-3.7)
Some College
2,255
67.9
(64.4-71.3)
26.5
(23.3-30.0)
1.1
(0.5-2.4)*
2.7
(1.7-4.3)
1.8
(0.9-3.6)*
> College Graduate
2,693
73.7
(70.4-76.7)
21.5
(18.7-24.6)
2
(0.8-4.7)*
2.6
(1.6-4.2)
0.3
(0.1-0.7)*
Household Income
< $20,000
1,696
63.2
(58.4-67.8)
27.6
(23.5-32.2)
1
(0.4-2.4)*
6.6
(4.6-9.4)
1.6
(1.0-2.4)
$20,000-$35,000
1,766
67.5
(63.5-71.3)
25.7
(22.2-29.7)
1.4
(0.6-3.4)*
3.2
(2.2-4.5)
2.2
(1.0-4.4)*
$35,000-$50,000
1,109
71
(66.1-75.4)
23.8
(19.6-28.6)
1
(0.4-2.2)*
2.3
(1.0-5.1)*
2
(0.9-4.3)*
$50,000-$75,000
1,178
69.4
(64.9-73.5)
26.6
(22.6-31.0)
0.9
(0.2-3.3)**
2.2
(1.3-3.6)
0.9
(0.4-2.2)*
> $75,000
1,726
69.3
(65.4-73.0)
26.5
(22.9-30.4)
1.3
(0.5-3.7)**
2.5
(1.5-4.0)
0.4
(0.2-1.0)*
Employment status
Employed
4,055
66.9
(64.3-69.4)
26.3
(23.9-28.8)
1.3
(0.7-2.5)*
3.4
(2.6-4.6)
2
(1.2-3.3)
Out of work
587
70.7
(64.4-76.3)
24.4
(19.2-30.5)
0.4
(0.2-1.1)**
3.7
(2.2-6.0)
0.8
(0.3-2.5)**
A homemaker
548
69.6
(62.7-75.6)
25
(19.3-31.6)
1.6
(0.3-8.4)**
3.2
(1.8-5.9)*
0.6
(0.2-1.9)**
A student
129
74.6
(62.7-83.7)
19.7
(12.1-30.4)
0
(0.0-0.0)
5.5
(2.0-14.2)**
0.2
(0.0-1.0)**
Retired
2,572
70.3
(67.3-73.2)
24.2
(21.4-27.2)
1.1
(0.5-2.2)*
3.4
(2.5-4.7)
0.9
(0.5-1.6)
Unable to work
845
62.5
(56.8-67.8)
29
(23.5-35.0)
0.7
(0.2-2.4)**
6.2
(4.1-9.4)
1.6
(0.9-2.8)
Veteran status
Yes
1,310
66.7
(62.3-70.8)
26.2
(22.3-30.4)
2
(0.6-6.1)**
3.7
(2.3-5.9)
1.4
(0.4-4.5)**
No
7,443
68.2
(66.1-70.2)
25.6
(23.7-27.6)
0.9
(0.6-1.5)
3.8
(3.0-4.7)
1.5
(1.0-2.1)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
1,287
67.2
(62.5-71.7)
28.5
(24.1-33.5)
0.4
(0.1-1.2)**
2.6
(1.7-3.9)
1.2
(0.7-2.2)*
No
7,466
68.2
(66.1-70.2)
25.3
(23.5-27.2)
1.2
(0.7-1.9)
3.9
(3.1-4.8)
1.5
(1.0-2.2)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
1,107
66.9
(62.3-71.3)
27.5
(23.2-32.2)
0.9
(0.3-2.2)*
3.9
(2.7-5.7)
0.9
(0.5-1.6)*
No
7,550
68.3
(66.2-70.3)
25.4
(23.5-27.3)
1.1
(0.7-1.8)
3.7
(3.0-4.6)
1.5
(1.0-2.3)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
1,095
65.8
(60.1-71.0)
27.1
(22.1-32.7)
1.3
(0.4-3.5)**
5.1
(3.4-7.7)
0.8
(0.4-1.7)*
No
7,644
68.4
(66.4-70.4)
25.5
(23.6-27.4)
1
(0.6-1.7)
3.6
(2.9-4.5)
1.5
(1.0-2.2)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
3,624
68.3
(65.4-71.0)
24.7
(22.0-27.5)
1.5
(0.8-2.9)*
4.1
(3.0-5.6)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)
No
5,104
68
(65.6-70.3)
26.1
(23.9-28.3)
0.9
(0.5-1.7)*
3.6
(2.8-4.6)
1.5
(0.9-2.3)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
1,360
68.6
(64.6-72.5)
24.3
(20.7-28.3)
1.2
(0.5-2.5)*
4.7
(3.1-7.2)
1.2
(0.7-2.2)
No
7,383
67.9
(65.8-69.9)
25.7
(23.8-27.7)
1.1
(0.6-1.8)
3.7
(3.0-4.6)
1.6
(1.1-2.3)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
984
65.9
(61.1-70.5)
26.7
(22.4-31.5)
1.1
(0.3-3.8)**
3.5
(2.3-5.4)
2.8
(1.4-5.4)*
No
7,573
68.2
(66.1-70.2)
25.7
(23.9-27.7)
1.1
(0.6-1.8)
3.8
(3.0-4.7)
1.3
(0.8-1.9)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
415
57.3
(49.3-64.9)
30
(22.6-38.7)
1.6
(0.5-4.8)**
7.2
(4.3-11.7)
3.9
(1.9-7.8)*
No
8,027
69
(67.0-70.9)
25.3
(23.5-27.2)
1
(0.6-1.5)
3.5
(2.8-4.4)
1.2
(0.8-1.7)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
1,199
69.4
(64.7-73.7)
22
(18.0-26.7)
1.6
(0.5-4.8)**
5.7
(3.7-8.7)
1.3
(0.7-2.4)*
No
7,527
67.9
(65.9-69.9)
26
(24.1-28.0)
1
(0.6-1.7)
3.6
(2.9-4.4)
1.5
(1.0-2.2)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Unadjusted proportions SOUTH CAROLINA, 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
8,775
25.9
(24.4-27.5)
36.6
(34.8-38.4)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
25.5
(24.0-27.2)
10.9
(9.9-12.0)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
251
23.7
(17.4-31.4)
45.6
(37.0-54.6)
0.3
(0.1-1.1)**
21
(14.3-29.6)
9.4
(5.5-15.7)
25-34
629
20.6
(16.5-25.4)
39.1
(33.9-44.5)
1.1
(0.3-3.4)**
29.9
(25.2-35.1)
9.3
(6.7-12.7)
35-54
2,803
22.9
(20.6-25.3)
37
(34.3-39.8)
1
(0.7-1.5)
26.9
(24.5-29.4)
12.2
(10.6-14.1)
55+
5,024
32.9
(31.0-34.9)
32.1
(30.1-34.2)
1.4
(0.9-2.0)
23.1
(21.4-24.8)
10.5
(9.3-11.8)
Sex
Male
3,332
27.8
(25.4-30.4)
41.9
(38.9-44.9)
1.1
(0.6-1.8)
21.5
(19.2-24.0)
7.7
(6.4-9.3)
Female
5,443
24.1
(22.3-26.0)
31.7
(29.6-33.9)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
29.2
(27.2-31.4)
13.8
(12.4-15.5)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
5,848
23.1
(21.4-24.8)
37.5
(35.4-39.7)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
27.5
(25.6-29.4)
10.9
(9.7-12.2)
Black, non-Hispanic
2,317
32.6
(29.0-36.3)
34.3
(30.3-38.4)
1.1
(0.5-2.5)*
20.9
(17.7-24.6)
11.1
(8.9-13.7)
Hispanic
135
27.9
(17.7-41.0)
42.6
(29.6-56.7)
1
(0.1-6.7)**
19.9
(10.8-33.9)
8.6
(4.6-15.7)*
Other
278
23.6
(16.6-32.5)
36.7
(27.6-46.9)
1.4
(0.6-3.5)*
26.4
(19.5-34.8)
11.8
(7.0-19.2)
Educational level
<High School
1,072
38.1
(33.1-43.5)
35.5
(30.0-41.3)
1.1
(0.6-2.3)*
15.6
(12.6-19.1)
9.7
(7.3-12.8)
High School graduate
2,734
31.4
(28.5-34.6)
36.7
(33.3-40.3)
0.5
(0.3-0.9)
22.2
(19.2-25.4)
9.1
(7.5-11.1)
Some College
2,262
24.7
(21.9-27.7)
34.9
(31.6-38.4)
1.2
(0.7-2.1)
28.3
(25.2-31.5)
10.9
(9.1-13.1)
> College Graduate
2,692
17
(14.9-19.3)
38.3
(35.2-41.5)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)
30.2
(27.5-33.1)
13
(11.0-15.4)
Household Income
< $20,000
1,694
31.6
(27.9-35.5)
32.6
(28.1-37.5)
0.6
(0.3-1.1)*
23.2
(19.4-27.4)
12.1
(9.7-15.0)
$20,000-$35,000
1,773
30.6
(26.9-34.5)
35.2
(31.2-39.5)
1.1
(0.6-2.1)*
22.4
(19.0-26.2)
10.7
(8.7-13.2)
$35,000-$50,000
1,113
25.5
(21.5-30.1)
36.3
(31.4-41.5)
1
(0.5-2.1)*
26
(22.0-30.5)
11.1
(8.1-15.0)
$50,000-$75,000
1,174
19.6
(16.6-23.1)
38.4
(34.1-42.9)
0.7
(0.3-1.8)*
30.1
(26.1-34.4)
11.2
(8.8-14.1)
> $75,000
1,723
18.2
(15.5-21.3)
40.4
(36.7-44.2)
1.3
(0.7-2.6)*
29
(25.8-32.5)
11
(8.8-13.7)
Employment status
Employed
4,053
23
(21.0-25.2)
38.4
(35.9-40.9)
1
(0.6-1.6)
27.4
(25.2-29.7)
10.2
(8.8-11.8)
Out of work
584
28.6
(23.0-34.9)
35
(28.8-41.7)
0.7
(0.3-1.5)*
23.4
(17.6-30.4)
12.3
(8.8-16.9)
A homemaker
546
20.9
(16.6-26.0)
38.1
(31.7-44.9)
1.3
(0.5-3.7)**
27.6
(22.0-34.0)
12
(8.4-16.9)
A student
127
24
(14.8-36.4)
48.5
(35.5-61.7)
0.4
(0.0-2.5)**
21.2
(12.6-33.6)
5.9
(2.4-13.8)*
Retired
2,587
35.6
(32.9-38.3)
31.7
(29.2-34.4)
1.2
(0.8-2.0)
21.3
(19.1-23.6)
10.2
(8.6-12.1)
Unable to work
852
28.7
(24.2-33.7)
26.6
(21.0-33.0)
2.2
(1.1-4.3)*
24.1
(19.7-29.1)
18.4
(14.5-23.2)
Veteran status
Yes
1,308
27.3
(23.7-31.3)
39.1
(34.7-43.8)
1.2
(0.6-2.5)*
24.2
(20.6-28.3)
8.1
(6.0-10.9)
No
7,457
25.7
(24.0-27.4)
36.2
(34.2-38.2)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
25.7
(24.0-27.5)
11.3
(10.2-12.6)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
1,275
30.7
(27.0-34.8)
35.1
(30.3-40.2)
1.4
(0.6-3.0)*
20.8
(17.6-24.5)
12
(9.5-15.0)
No
7,492
25.4
(23.7-27.0)
36.8
(34.8-38.7)
1
(0.8-1.4)
26.1
(24.4-27.9)
10.8
(9.7-12.0)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
1,118
32.3
(28.3-36.6)
30
(25.7-34.6)
1
(0.4-2.3)*
20
(16.8-23.7)
16.7
(13.3-20.8)
No
7,550
25.2
(23.6-26.9)
37.2
(35.2-39.2)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
26.2
(24.5-28.0)
10.4
(9.3-11.6)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
1,093
25.7
(21.5-30.4)
32.9
(27.8-38.4)
1.2
(0.6-2.4)*
26.2
(21.7-31.3)
14.1
(10.8-18.0)
No
7,661
25.9
(24.3-27.6)
37.1
(35.2-39.1)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
25.5
(23.8-27.2)
10.4
(9.4-11.6)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
3,639
28.2
(25.9-30.6)
33.1
(30.4-36.0)
1.3
(0.8-1.9)
24.7
(22.3-27.2)
12.8
(11.0-14.8)
No
5,101
24.9
(23.0-27.0)
38.1
(35.8-40.5)
1
(0.7-1.5)
25.9
(23.9-28.0)
10
(8.8-11.4)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
1,372
30.1
(26.5-34.0)
31
(27.2-35.0)
0.8
(0.4-1.7)*
22.9
(19.6-26.4)
15.3
(12.2-18.9)
No
7,384
25.4
(23.7-27.1)
37.3
(35.3-39.3)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
25.9
(24.2-27.7)
10.3
(9.2-11.5)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
989
23
(18.8-27.7)
26.3
(21.8-31.4)
1.1
(0.5-2.3)*
29.6
(25.0-34.6)
20.1
(16.3-24.5)
No
7,585
26.1
(24.5-27.8)
38.1
(36.1-40.1)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
25.1
(23.4-26.8)
9.7
(8.7-10.9)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
414
18.2
(13.3-24.4)
24.3
(17.1-33.4)
1.8
(0.6-5.2)**
28.9
(21.9-37.1)
26.7
(20.4-34.3)
No
8,053
26
(24.4-27.6)
37.4
(35.5-39.3)
1.1
(0.8-1.4)
25.6
(23.9-27.3)
10.1
(9.0-11.2)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
1,187
19.2
(16.0-23.0)
27.7
(23.5-32.4)
1.2
(0.6-2.4)*
33.5
(28.7-38.6)
18.4
(15.0-22.4)
No
7,556
26.7
(25.1-28.5)
37.8
(35.8-39.8)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
24.5
(22.9-26.2)
9.9
(8.8-11.0)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Unadjusted proportions SOUTH CAROLINA, 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
8,761
67.5
(65.7-69.3)
25.7
(24.1-27.5)
1.1
(0.7-1.6)
4.1
(3.4-4.9)
1.6
(1.2-2.2)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
251
51.2
(42.4-59.9)
38.1
(30.2-46.7)
0.5
(0.1-2.5)**
9
(5.2-15.2)
1.2
(0.5-2.6)*
25-34
632
64
(58.6-69.0)
29.4
(24.8-34.5)
1.7
(0.5-5.4)**
2.9
(1.8-4.8)
1.9
(0.8-4.9)*
35-54
2,804
68.9
(66.1-71.5)
24.7
(22.3-27.4)
1
(0.6-1.9)*
3.5
(2.7-4.6)
1.8
(1.1-3.0)
55+
5,003
72.7
(70.7-74.7)
21.2
(19.4-23.1)
0.9
(0.6-1.5)
3.8
(3.1-4.7)
1.3
(0.9-1.9)
Sex
Male
3,316
61
(58.0-63.9)
30
(27.3-32.9)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)
5.3
(4.1-6.7)
2.3
(1.4-3.5)
Female
5,445
73.5
(71.4-75.5)
21.8
(19.9-23.9)
0.8
(0.4-1.3)
3
(2.3-3.8)
1
(0.7-1.4)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
5,820
70.3
(68.2-72.3)
24.7
(22.8-26.6)
0.9
(0.6-1.4)
3
(2.3-4.0)
1.1
(0.7-1.9)
Black, non-Hispanic
2,323
62.5
(58.5-66.5)
28.3
(24.7-32.3)
1
(0.3-3.3)**
5.8
(4.5-7.4)
2.3
(1.4-3.9)
Hispanic
136
51.4
(37.9-64.6)
36.9
(24.3-51.6)
4.5
(1.1-16.5)**
3.4
(1.3-8.4)*
3.8
(0.8-17.0)**
Other
278
66.6
(57.2-74.8)
23.7
(16.8-32.3)
1.5
(0.4-5.1)**
6.5
(2.8-14.5)*
1.7
(0.5-5.3)**
Educational level
<High School
1,101
52.9
(47.5-58.3)
35
(29.7-40.8)
1.3
(0.6-2.8)*
8.5
(6.2-11.5)
2.3
(1.2-4.4)*
High School graduate
2,699
62.2
(58.8-65.5)
28.7
(25.7-31.9)
0.7
(0.4-1.4)*
5.6
(4.2-7.5)
2.7
(1.7-4.2)
Some College
2,255
69.1
(65.5-72.4)
25.6
(22.5-29.0)
1
(0.5-2.0)*
2.6
(1.7-4.1)
1.7
(0.9-3.4)*
> College Graduate
2,693
76.6
(73.5-79.3)
19.7
(17.1-22.5)
1.4
(0.6-3.2)*
2.1
(1.3-3.4)
0.2
(0.1-0.5)*
Household Income
< $20,000
1,696
58.9
(54.4-63.2)
29.6
(25.7-33.9)
1
(0.4-2.3)*
8.2
(6.0-11.2)
2.3
(1.5-3.3)
$20,000-$35,000
1,766
66
(61.8-70.0)
26.2
(22.6-30.1)
1.4
(0.6-3.3)*
3.6
(2.6-5.0)
2.7
(1.3-5.5)*
$35,000-$50,000
1,109
71
(66.0-75.6)
23.7
(19.5-28.5)
1
(0.4-2.1)*
2.4
(1.0-5.3)*
2
(0.9-4.3)*
$50,000-$75,000
1,178
71.6
(67.2-75.5)
24.8
(21.0-29.1)
0.8
(0.2-3.1)**
2
(1.2-3.3)
0.8
(0.3-1.8)*
> $75,000
1,726
72.7
(68.9-76.2)
23.8
(20.4-27.4)
1.2
(0.4-3.4)**
2.1
(1.3-3.4)
0.3
(0.1-0.6)*
Employment status
Employed
4,055
67.9
(65.4-70.3)
25.8
(23.6-28.2)
1.2
(0.7-2.2)
3.3
(2.5-4.4)
1.7
(1.1-2.8)
Out of work
587
62.9
(56.1-69.2)
29.6
(23.6-36.3)
0.6
(0.2-1.5)*
5.6
(3.5-8.8)
1.4
(0.5-3.8)**
A homemaker
548
75.8
(69.6-81.0)
20.1
(15.3-26.1)
1.3
(0.3-6.5)**
2.2
(1.2-4.1)*
0.5
(0.2-1.6)**
A student
129
59.3
(46.1-71.4)
31.9
(21.1-45.0)
0
-
8.6
(3.5-19.6)*
0.2
(0.0-0.8)**
Retired
2,572
72.8
(70.2-75.3)
21.4
(19.1-23.9)
1.1
(0.6-2.1)*
3.3
(2.5-4.4)
1.4
(0.8-2.3)
Unable to work
845
57.8
(51.7-63.7)
30.1
(24.3-36.5)
1
(0.3-3.0)**
8.2
(5.5-11.9)
3
(1.8-4.9)
Veteran status
Yes
1,310
65.6
(60.9-70.0)
26.3
(22.5-30.4)
2.1
(0.7-6.2)**
4.3
(2.7-6.7)
1.7
(0.5-5.3)**
No
7,443
67.8
(65.8-69.7)
25.7
(23.9-27.5)
0.9
(0.6-1.4)
4
(3.3-4.9)
1.6
(1.1-2.2)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
1,287
66.4
(61.5-71.0)
28
(23.4-33.0)
0.4
(0.1-1.2)**
3.2
(2.2-4.6)
2
(1.2-3.5)
No
7,466
67.7
(65.7-69.5)
25.5
(23.7-27.3)
1.1
(0.7-1.8)
4.2
(3.4-5.0)
1.6
(1.1-2.2)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
1,107
65
(60.2-69.4)
28
(23.7-32.8)
0.9
(0.4-2.1)*
4.7
(3.3-6.7)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)
No
7,550
67.9
(65.9-69.7)
25.5
(23.7-27.3)
1.1
(0.7-1.7)
3.9
(3.2-4.8)
1.6
(1.2-2.3)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
1,095
63.7
(58.2-68.9)
28.3
(23.3-33.8)
1.3
(0.5-3.5)**
5.7
(3.8-8.5)
1
(0.5-2.0)*
No
7,644
68.1
(66.2-69.9)
25.4
(23.7-27.2)
1
(0.6-1.6)
3.8
(3.1-4.7)
1.7
(1.2-2.4)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
3,624
69.4
(66.6-72.1)
23.1
(20.7-25.7)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)
4.3
(3.2-5.7)
1.8
(1.0-3.0)
No
5,104
66.7
(64.4-68.9)
26.9
(24.8-29.1)
0.9
(0.5-1.7)*
3.9
(3.1-4.9)
1.5
(1.0-2.3)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
1,360
71.3
(67.1-75.1)
22.2
(18.6-26.1)
1
(0.5-2.1)*
4.3
(2.8-6.5)
1.2
(0.7-2.2)*
No
7,383
67
(65.1-69.0)
26.2
(24.4-28.1)
1.1
(0.7-1.7)
4
(3.3-4.9)
1.7
(1.2-2.3)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
984
64.1
(58.8-69.1)
27.5
(22.9-32.7)
1.2
(0.3-3.9)**
4
(2.6-6.0)
3.3
(1.6-6.5)*
No
7,573
67.8
(65.9-69.7)
25.7
(24.0-27.6)
1.1
(0.7-1.7)
4
(3.3-4.9)
1.4
(0.9-2.0)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
415
53.2
(44.7-61.4)
30.7
(22.9-39.7)
2
(0.7-5.8)**
8.6
(5.3-13.7)
5.6
(2.8-10.7)*
No
8,027
68.7
(66.9-70.5)
25.2
(23.6-27.0)
1
(0.7-1.6)
3.7
(3.1-4.6)
1.3
(0.9-1.8)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
1,199
69.5
(64.5-74.2)
21.6
(17.5-26.4)
1.5
(0.5-4.5)**
5.7
(3.7-8.7)
1.6
(0.9-2.9)*
No
7,527
67.3
(65.3-69.2)
26.2
(24.5-28.1)
1
(0.6-1.6)
3.9
(3.2-4.7)
1.6
(1.1-2.3)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Adjusted proportions † SOUTH CAROLINA, 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
9,364
25.7
(24.4-27.0)
37.3
(35.8-38.8)
1.3
(1.0-1.6)
25.2
(23.9-26.6)
10.6
(9.7-11.5)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
327
20.8
(16.1-26.4)
39.7
(33.2-46.6)
0.6
(0.1-2.4)**
30.8
(24.5-38.0)
8.1
(5.3-12.0)
25-34
865
19.7
(16.7-23.2)
40.5
(36.4-44.6)
0.9
(0.4-1.9)*
27.5
(23.9-31.4)
11.4
(8.8-14.7)
35-54
3,405
24.3
(22.4-26.3)
37.3
(35.2-39.5)
1.2
(0.8-1.7)
25.8
(24.0-27.7)
11.5
(10.2-12.9)
55+
4,700
33.1
(31.4-34.8)
34.1
(32.3-35.8)
1.7
(1.3-2.2)
21.4
(19.9-22.9)
9.8
(8.8-10.9)
Sex
Male
3,532
27.1
(25.1-29.2)
39.7
(37.4-42.1)
1.4
(1.0-2.0)
23.1
(21.1-25.4)
8.6
(7.2-10.2)
Female
5,832
24.3
(22.9-25.8)
34.9
(33.2-36.7)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
27.3
(25.7-28.9)
12.4
(11.3-13.6)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
6,988
22.7
(21.4-24.0)
38.7
(37.1-40.3)
1.4
(1.1-1.8)
26.7
(25.3-28.2)
10.5
(9.5-11.6)
Black, non-Hispanic
1,789
27.8
(25.1-30.6)
35.6
(32.4-39.0)
1
(0.6-1.7)
22.6
(19.7-25.8)
13
(10.8-15.4)
Hispanic
141
31.1
(21.3-42.9)
21.4
(13.8-31.7)
0.3
(0.1-0.7)*
25.2
(15.1-38.9)
22.1
(13.9-33.2)
Other
295
27.3
(20.4-35.5)
30.8
(23.1-39.8)
1.4
(0.5-4.0)**
29.2
(22.0-37.6)
11.2
(7.3-16.9)
Educational level
<High School
1,096
35.6
(31.4-40.1)
30
(25.7-34.8)
1.5
(0.9-2.8)*
22.5
(18.3-27.4)
10.3
(7.6-13.6)
High School graduate
2,782
31.1
(28.7-33.7)
34.5
(31.9-37.2)
1.1
(0.7-1.8)
21.5
(19.3-23.9)
11.7
(10.1-13.6)
Some College
2,394
21.7
(19.5-24.0)
37.4
(34.7-40.3)
1.6
(1.0-2.3)
27.9
(25.2-30.7)
11.4
(9.7-13.3)
> College Graduate
3,074
20.8
(18.9-22.9)
42.4
(39.9-44.9)
1
(0.7-1.5)
27.1
(25.0-29.3)
8.7
(7.5-10.2)
Household Income
< $20,000
1,500
27.1
(24.1-30.2)
31.8
(28.2-35.7)
1.2
(0.7-2.0)
25.7
(22.1-29.7)
14.2
(11.4-17.6)
$20,000-$35,000
1,759
26.5
(23.7-29.5)
35
(31.5-38.6)
1
(0.6-1.7)
24.4
(21.4-27.7)
13.2
(10.9-15.8)
$35,000-$50,000
1,367
25.5
(22.4-28.9)
32.8
(29.3-36.6)
1.2
(0.7-2.0)
27.6
(23.9-31.6)
12.9
(10.3-16.0)
$50,000-$75,000
1,345
25
(21.9-28.3)
42.5
(38.9-46.2)
1.4
(0.8-2.7)*
23.5
(20.7-26.5)
7.6
(6.1-9.6)
> $75,000
2,224
23
(20.8-25.5)
41.7
(39.0-44.5)
1
(0.7-1.6)
26.7
(24.4-29.1)
7.5
(6.2-9.1)
Employment status
Employed
4,939
25.3
(23.6-27.1)
38.1
(36.2-40.1)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
25.5
(23.8-27.3)
10
(8.8-11.2)
Out of work
371
20.6
(14.8-28.0)
34.9
(27.1-43.5)
1.9
(0.6-5.7)**
28.4
(20.7-37.6)
14.2
(9.2-21.3)
A homemaker
700
27.3
(23.3-31.8)
36.7
(32.0-41.7)
1.6
(0.7-3.6)*
24.6
(20.7-29.0)
9.7
(7.1-13.2)
A student
128
26.1
(18.0-36.3)
37.6
(27.6-48.8)
0.7
(0.2-2.4)**
24.5
(16.7-34.6)
11
(6.4-18.2)
Retired
2,443
30.5
(28.3-32.8)
36.5
(34.0-39.1)
2.1
(1.4-3.0)
22.2
(20.1-24.5)
8.7
(7.4-10.2)
Unable to work
763
20.3
(17.1-24.0)
31.6
(27.1-36.5)
1.1
(0.5-2.4)*
28
(23.1-33.4)
18.9
(15.0-23.6)
Veteran status
Yes
1,467
26
(23.3-29.0)
37.1
(33.6-40.7)
1.9
(1.2-3.1)
24.7
(21.7-28.0)
10.2
(7.9-13.2)
No
7,895
25.6
(24.2-27.0)
37.3
(35.7-38.9)
1.2
(1.0-1.6)
25.3
(23.8-26.8)
10.6
(9.7-11.6)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
1,168
24.1
(21.4-27.0)
36.8
(33.0-40.7)
1.1
(0.6-2.0)*
26.1
(22.7-29.8)
11.9
(9.3-15.2)
No
8,188
25.8
(24.5-27.2)
37.3
(35.7-38.9)
1.3
(1.1-1.7)
25.1
(23.7-26.6)
10.4
(9.5-11.4)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
1,073
25.3
(22.2-28.5)
36.8
(32.9-40.8)
1.1
(0.6-2.1)*
26
(22.3-30.1)
10.8
(8.5-13.7)
No
8,204
25.7
(24.4-27.1)
37.2
(35.7-38.8)
1.3
(1.0-1.6)
25.2
(23.8-26.7)
10.6
(9.6-11.6)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
1,129
21.7
(18.4-25.3)
35.7
(31.3-40.5)
1.5
(0.9-2.6)
26.8
(23.2-30.8)
14.2
(11.5-17.5)
No
8,213
26.2
(24.9-27.6)
37.4
(35.9-39.0)
1.2
(0.9-1.5)
25.1
(23.7-26.5)
10.1
(9.1-11.1)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
3,587
25
(23.3-26.9)
33.5
(31.3-35.7)
1.4
(1.0-2.1)
26.7
(24.6-29.0)
13.4
(11.8-15.1)
No
5,734
25.8
(24.2-27.5)
38.8
(36.9-40.6)
1.2
(0.9-1.6)
24.8
(23.2-26.5)
9.4
(8.4-10.6)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
1,004
15.9
(13.1-19.2)
32.3
(28.0-37.0)
0.8
(0.4-1.6)*
30.4
(26.1-35.1)
20.5
(16.9-24.7)
No
8,175
26.8
(25.5-28.2)
37.8
(36.2-39.4)
1.4
(1.1-1.7)
24.6
(23.2-26.1)
9.4
(8.5-10.3)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
414
12.4
(9.0-17.0)
29.7
(23.1-37.2)
0.8
(0.3-2.1)*
28.3
(21.3-36.4)
28.8
(22.1-36.6)
No
8,664
26.2
(24.9-27.6)
37.7
(36.2-39.2)
1.3
(1.0-1.6)
25.2
(23.9-26.6)
9.6
(8.7-10.5)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
1,205
18.9
(16.2-21.9)
33
(29.2-37.0)
0.9
(0.5-1.5)
28.9
(25.3-32.8)
18.3
(15.3-21.8)
No
8,125
26.5
(25.1-27.9)
37.8
(36.2-39.4)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
24.8
(23.4-26.3)
9.6
(8.7-10.6)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Adjusted proportions Tables † SOUTH CAROLINA, 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
9,343
65.4
(64.0-66.9)
27.9
(26.5-29.4)
1.1
(0.9-1.4)
4
(3.4-4.8)
1.4
(1.1-1.8)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
327
54.8
(48.0-61.4)
37.2
(30.9-44.0)
0.2
(0.0-1.7)**
5.6
(3.4-9.1)
2.2
(1.1-4.1)*
25-34
865
57.3
(53.0-61.4)
35
(31.1-39.2)
1
(0.5-2.0)*
5.7
(3.9-8.3)
1
(0.5-1.9)*
35-54
3,380
67.7
(65.6-69.7)
26.4
(24.5-28.5)
1
(0.7-1.5)
3.3
(2.6-4.2)
1.6
(1.1-2.3)
55+
4,707
71.7
(70.0-73.3)
22.1
(20.6-23.7)
1.7
(1.3-2.2)
3.3
(2.7-4.0)
1.2
(0.9-1.8)
Sex
Male
3,499
59.4
(57.0-61.8)
32.4
(30.1-34.8)
1.2
(0.9-1.7)
5
(4.0-6.4)
1.9
(1.4-2.6)
Female
5,844
71
(69.4-72.7)
23.7
(22.2-25.4)
1.1
(0.8-1.4)
3.1
(2.6-3.8)
1
(0.7-1.4)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
6,984
66.5
(64.9-68.0)
27.7
(26.2-29.2)
1.4
(1.1-1.8)
3.2
(2.6-3.9)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
Black, non-Hispanic
1,776
61.3
(58.0-64.6)
29.3
(26.3-32.6)
0.5
(0.3-0.9)
7.1
(5.5-9.2)
1.7
(1.1-2.7)
Hispanic
141
65.5
(53.6-75.8)
25.1
(16.2-36.7)
0.9
(0.2-3.6)**
5.5
(2.4-12.2)*
3
(1.0-8.7)**
Other
287
62.3
(54.4-69.7)
29.6
(22.5-37.8)
1.8
(0.8-4.2)*
5.3
(2.5-11.1)*
0.9
(0.3-2.5)**
Educational level
<High School
1,099
60.7
(55.8-65.4)
30.3
(26.0-35.0)
1.6
(1.0-2.8)
5.9
(4.3-7.9)
1.5
(0.9-2.4)
High School graduate
2,763
62.3
(59.7-65.0)
30.2
(27.6-32.8)
0.8
(0.6-1.2)
4.6
(3.5-5.9)
2.1
(1.5-3.0)
Some College
2,384
64
(61.1-66.8)
29.5
(26.8-32.3)
1.4
(1.0-2.0)
4
(2.8-5.7)
1.1
(0.7-1.8)
> College Graduate
3,082
70.1
(67.7-72.4)
24.5
(22.3-26.8)
1.1
(0.7-1.8)
3.2
(2.3-4.4)
1.1
(0.6-2.1)*
Household Income
< $20,000
1,522
63
(59.2-66.6)
29.6
(26.1-33.4)
1
(0.6-1.8)
4.8
(3.4-6.9)
1.6
(1.0-2.4)
$20,000-$35,000
1,743
65.3
(61.9-68.6)
26.2
(23.1-29.5)
0.9
(0.6-1.5)
5.8
(4.3-7.8)
1.7
(1.1-2.7)
$35,000-$50,000
1,362
64.7
(60.7-68.5)
29.8
(26.2-33.8)
0.7
(0.4-1.4)*
3.6
(2.1-6.0)
1.1
(0.6-2.3)*
$50,000-$75,000
1,340
66.3
(62.7-69.8)
27.7
(24.3-31.3)
1
(0.6-1.8)
3.9
(2.7-5.6)
1.1
(0.5-2.7)*
> $75,000
2,213
68.9
(66.2-71.5)
25.8
(23.3-28.4)
1.8
(1.2-2.8)
2.3
(1.5-3.4)
1.2
(0.7-2.3)*
Employment status
Employed
4,909
64.9
(63.0-66.8)
28.1
(26.3-29.9)
1
(0.7-1.4)
4.4
(3.5-5.4)
1.7
(1.2-2.3)
Out of work
371
59.3
(50.7-67.3)
35.9
(28.2-44.4)
0.3
(0.1-1.0)**
4.2
(2.2-7.7)*
0.4
(0.1-0.9)*
A homemaker
701
64.1
(59.0-68.9)
29.2
(24.5-34.4)
2.6
(1.4-4.9)*
3.1
(1.6-5.7)*
1.1
(0.4-2.6)*
A student
130
67.3
(56.7-76.4)
29.2
(20.6-39.6)
0
(0.0-0.0)
2.5
(0.8-7.1)**
1
(0.2-4.6)**
Retired
2,443
67.8
(65.2-70.3)
26.2
(23.8-28.7)
1.4
(0.9-2.1)
3.7
(2.9-4.8)
0.9
(0.5-1.4)
Unable to work
769
69.6
(64.9-74.0)
22.6
(18.6-27.2)
1.3
(0.7-2.6)*
4.3
(3.0-6.1)
2.2
(1.3-3.8)
Veteran status
Yes
1,448
62.4
(58.8-65.8)
29.9
(26.6-33.5)
1.2
(0.8-2.0)
4.5
(3.1-6.3)
2
(1.1-3.5)
No
7,894
65.9
(64.3-67.5)
27.6
(26.1-29.2)
1.1
(0.9-1.4)
4
(3.3-4.8)
1.3
(1.0-1.8)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
1,177
68.5
(64.8-71.9)
23.9
(20.8-27.3)
1.2
(0.6-2.2)*
4.8
(3.4-6.9)
1.6
(1.0-2.7)
No
8,159
65.1
(63.5-66.6)
28.3
(26.8-29.9)
1.2
(0.9-1.5)
4
(3.4-4.8)
1.5
(1.1-1.9)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
1,068
64.4
(60.4-68.2)
27.9
(24.3-31.9)
1.1
(0.6-2.2)*
4.6
(3.1-6.8)
1.9
(1.0-3.4)*
No
8,190
65.6
(64.0-67.1)
27.9
(26.4-29.4)
1.1
(0.9-1.4)
4
(3.3-4.8)
1.4
(1.1-1.8)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
1,124
67.2
(62.8-71.3)
26.9
(22.9-31.3)
1.1
(0.6-2.0)*
3.7
(2.4-5.7)
1.1
(0.6-2.1)*
No
8,192
65.1
(63.5-66.6)
28.1
(26.6-29.6)
1.2
(0.9-1.5)
4.2
(3.5-4.9)
1.5
(1.2-1.9)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
3,606
67.8
(65.5-70.0)
25
(23.0-27.2)
1.3
(0.9-1.8)
4.4
(3.6-5.5)
1.5
(1.0-2.1)
No
5,695
64.6
(62.7-66.4)
29
(27.3-30.8)
1
(0.8-1.4)
3.9
(3.2-4.9)
1.4
(1.1-1.9)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
999
62.6
(58.1-66.9)
28.2
(24.0-32.7)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)
5.5
(3.6-8.2)
2.4
(1.4-4.0)
No
8,159
65.9
(64.3-67.4)
27.9
(26.4-29.4)
1.1
(0.9-1.4)
3.9
(3.2-4.6)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
413
59.2
(51.8-66.1)
26.9
(20.7-34.3)
1.2
(0.4-3.2)**
9.7
(6.2-14.9)
3
(1.6-5.5)*
No
8,636
65.7
(64.2-67.2)
27.9
(26.5-29.4)
1.2
(0.9-1.5)
3.8
(3.2-4.5)
1.4
(1.0-1.8)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
1,224
75.6
(72.0-78.8)
17
(14.2-20.2)
0.7
(0.3-1.4)*
5.3
(3.6-7.8)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)
No
8,089
64.2
(62.6-65.8)
29.3
(27.8-30.8)
1.2
(0.9-1.5)
3.9
(3.3-4.7)
1.4
(1.1-1.9)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Unadjusted proportions SOUTH CAROLINA, 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
9,364
25.3
(24.1-26.5)
36.6
(35.2-38.1)
1.3
(1.0-1.6)
25.4
(24.2-26.8)
11.4
(10.5-12.4)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
327
24.7
(19.1-31.2)
38.2
(31.9-44.8)
0.7
(0.2-2.7)**
27.6
(21.9-34.2)
8.9
(5.9-13.2)
25-34
865
18.7
(15.7-22.1)
39.8
(35.8-44.0)
0.9
(0.4-1.9)*
28.3
(24.6-32.2)
12.4
(9.6-15.9)
35-54
3,405
22.6
(20.8-24.4)
37.4
(35.3-39.5)
1.1
(0.8-1.6)
26.7
(24.8-28.6)
12.2
(10.9-13.7)
55+
4,700
33.1
(31.5-34.9)
33.3
(31.6-35.0)
1.8
(1.3-2.3)
21.3
(19.9-22.8)
10.6
(9.5-11.7)
Sex
Male
3,532
26.6
(24.6-28.7)
39.6
(37.2-41.9)
1.4
(1.0-2.0)
23.4
(21.3-25.6)
9.1
(7.6-10.7)
Female
5,832
24.1
(22.7-25.6)
33.9
(32.3-35.6)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
27.3
(25.8-28.9)
13.5
(12.4-14.8)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
6,988
22.5
(21.2-23.8)
38.6
(37.0-40.3)
1.4
(1.1-1.8)
27
(25.6-28.5)
10.4
(9.4-11.5)
Black, non-Hispanic
1,789
30.7
(27.8-33.7)
33.9
(30.7-37.1)
1
(0.6-1.7)
21.2
(18.5-24.2)
13.3
(11.2-15.8)
Hispanic
141
32.8
(22.5-44.9)
21.6
(14.2-31.4)
0.1
(0.0-0.9)**
24.4
(14.9-37.3)
21.1
(13.2-32.1)
Other
295
27.7
(20.8-35.8)
31.5
(23.5-40.8)
1.4
(0.5-4.1)**
28.5
(21.4-36.9)
10.8
(6.9-16.6)
Educational level
<High School
1,096
38.6
(34.2-43.1)
27.5
(23.6-31.7)
1.7
(0.9-3.0)
20.7
(16.7-25.3)
11.6
(8.7-15.2)
High School graduate
2,782
31.5
(29.0-34.0)
33
(30.5-35.6)
1.2
(0.8-1.8)
21.3
(19.1-23.6)
13.1
(11.3-15.1)
Some College
2,394
20.4
(18.4-22.6)
36.9
(34.1-39.8)
1.5
(1.0-2.3)
28.8
(26.2-31.6)
12.3
(10.5-14.3)
> College Graduate
3,074
18.5
(16.7-20.4)
43.3
(40.9-45.8)
1
(0.7-1.5)
28.5
(26.3-30.7)
8.7
(7.4-10.2)
Household Income
< $20,000
1,500
32.3
(28.9-35.7)
28.6
(25.4-32.1)
1.1
(0.6-1.9)
22.5
(19.3-26.1)
15.5
(12.6-18.9)
$20,000-$35,000
1,759
28.8
(25.8-31.9)
33.3
(30.0-36.9)
1
(0.6-1.6)
22.9
(20.0-26.1)
14
(11.7-16.7)
$35,000-$50,000
1,367
24.7
(21.6-28.1)
32.7
(29.2-36.4)
1.2
(0.7-2.0)
27.9
(24.3-31.8)
13.5
(10.9-16.7)
$50,000-$75,000
1,345
21.4
(18.6-24.5)
43
(39.3-46.7)
1.5
(0.8-2.7)*
25.8
(22.8-29.0)
8.4
(6.7-10.5)
> $75,000
2,224
18.6
(16.6-20.7)
42.8
(40.1-45.5)
1.1
(0.7-1.6)
29.6
(27.1-32.2)
8
(6.6-9.6)
Employment status
Employed
4,939
22.9
(21.4-24.6)
38.8
(36.9-40.7)
1
(0.7-1.3)
26.8
(25.1-28.5)
10.5
(9.3-11.8)
Out of work
371
24.3
(17.9-32.2)
33.5
(26.3-41.6)
1.9
(0.6-5.7)**
25.3
(18.5-33.6)
14.9
(9.6-22.3)
A homemaker
700
24.7
(20.7-29.1)
34.1
(29.5-38.9)
1.6
(0.7-3.6)*
28.1
(23.8-32.9)
11.5
(8.5-15.6)
A student
128
25.7
(17.2-36.7)
39.5
(29.3-50.7)
0.4
(0.1-2.9)**
24.2
(16.4-34.3)
10.2
(5.9-16.9)
Retired
2,443
34.9
(32.6-37.3)
33.5
(31.2-35.9)
2.3
(1.6-3.3)
20
(18.1-22.0)
9.3
(7.9-10.8)
Unable to work
763
26.4
(22.5-30.8)
26.8
(22.9-31.2)
1.2
(0.6-2.6)*
24
(19.8-28.8)
21.5
(17.3-26.4)
Veteran status
Yes
1,467
27.2
(24.4-30.3)
38.5
(35.1-42.1)
2
(1.2-3.3)
22.8
(20.0-25.9)
9.4
(7.3-12.1)
No
7,895
25
(23.6-26.3)
36.3
(34.7-37.9)
1.1
(0.9-1.5)
25.9
(24.5-27.4)
11.7
(10.7-12.8)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
1,168
28.6
(25.5-32.0)
33.2
(29.7-36.9)
1.1
(0.6-2.1)*
23.4
(20.2-26.9)
13.7
(10.8-17.3)
No
8,188
24.9
(23.6-26.3)
37
(35.5-38.5)
1.3
(1.0-1.6)
25.7
(24.3-27.1)
11.2
(10.2-12.2)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
1,073
31.6
(28.0-35.4)
33.5
(29.9-37.3)
1.2
(0.7-2.3)*
22.2
(18.9-25.9)
11.4
(9.0-14.4)
No
8,204
24.7
(23.4-26.0)
36.9
(35.4-38.4)
1.3
(1.0-1.6)
25.8
(24.4-27.2)
11.4
(10.4-12.5)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
1,129
22.7
(19.2-26.6)
33.9
(29.7-38.5)
1.5
(0.9-2.6)
26.1
(22.6-30.1)
15.7
(12.7-19.2)
No
8,213
25.6
(24.3-27.0)
37
(35.5-38.5)
1.2
(1.0-1.6)
25.4
(24.0-26.8)
10.8
(9.8-11.8)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
3,587
27.8
(26.0-29.8)
31.1
(29.1-33.2)
1.5
(1.1-2.2)
25.1
(23.1-27.2)
14.4
(12.7-16.2)
No
5,734
24.1
(22.6-25.8)
38.9
(37.1-40.8)
1.2
(0.9-1.5)
25.6
(24.0-27.3)
10.1
(9.0-11.3)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
1,004
17.2
(14.2-20.6)
30.2
(26.1-34.7)
0.7
(0.3-1.5)*
29.4
(25.2-34.0)
22.5
(18.7-26.8)
No
8,175
26.1
(24.7-27.4)
37.5
(36.0-39.1)
1.3
(1.1-1.7)
25.1
(23.7-26.5)
10
(9.1-11.0)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
414
14.6
(10.6-19.7)
27.1
(21.0-34.2)
0.9
(0.4-2.1)*
25.4
(19.1-32.9)
32.1
(25.0-40.1)
No
8,664
25.4
(24.1-26.7)
37.3
(35.8-38.8)
1.3
(1.0-1.6)
25.7
(24.4-27.1)
10.3
(9.4-11.3)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
1,205
18.3
(15.6-21.3)
30.8
(27.2-34.7)
0.9
(0.5-1.6)
29.7
(26.1-33.5)
20.3
(17.1-24.0)
No
8,125
26.1
(24.8-27.5)
37.3
(35.8-38.9)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
25
(23.6-26.4)
10.3
(9.3-11.3)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Unadjusted proportions SOUTH CAROLINA, 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
9,343
64.7
(63.2-66.1)
28.1
(26.7-29.5)
1.2
(0.9-1.5)
4.6
(3.9-5.3)
1.5
(1.2-1.8)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
327
48
(41.3-54.8)
40.9
(34.3-47.8)
0.3
(0.0-2.2)**
7.8
(4.8-12.4)
3
(1.6-5.5)*
25-34
865
57.2
(52.9-61.3)
34.6
(30.7-38.8)
1
(0.5-2.0)*
6.3
(4.3-9.1)
0.9
(0.5-1.8)*
35-54
3,380
68.1
(66.0-70.1)
25.9
(24.0-28.0)
1
(0.6-1.4)
3.6
(2.8-4.5)
1.4
(1.0-2.1)
55+
4,707
70.5
(68.8-72.1)
22.7
(21.2-24.2)
1.8
(1.4-2.4)
3.8
(3.1-4.5)
1.3
(0.9-1.8)
Sex
Male
3,499
58.7
(56.2-61.1)
32.6
(30.3-35.0)
1.2
(0.9-1.7)
5.6
(4.5-7.0)
1.9
(1.4-2.6)
Female
5,844
70
(68.3-71.7)
24.1
(22.5-25.8)
1.1
(0.9-1.5)
3.6
(3.0-4.4)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
6,984
67.8
(66.2-69.3)
26.7
(25.2-28.3)
1.4
(1.1-1.7)
3
(2.4-3.6)
1.2
(0.9-1.6)
Black, non-Hispanic
1,776
57.3
(53.9-60.7)
31.7
(28.5-35.0)
0.5
(0.3-0.9)
8.4
(6.5-10.8)
2.1
(1.3-3.2)
Hispanic
141
60.1
(48.0-71.1)
28.5
(18.6-41.1)
1
(0.2-4.0)**
6.8
(3.0-14.6)*
3.7
(1.2-10.2)**
Other
287
59.6
(50.5-68.0)
31.8
(23.8-41.0)
1.9
(0.8-4.4)*
5.7
(2.6-12.0)*
1
(0.4-2.7)**
Educational level
<High School
1,099
56.9
(52.2-61.4)
31.7
(27.5-36.3)
1.9
(1.1-3.1)
7.6
(5.7-10.2)
1.9
(1.2-3.0)
High School graduate
2,763
60.1
(57.3-62.8)
31.2
(28.6-33.8)
0.8
(0.6-1.2)
5.5
(4.3-7.2)
2.4
(1.7-3.3)
Some College
2,384
64
(61.0-66.9)
29.2
(26.5-32.1)
1.4
(1.0-2.0)
4.3
(3.0-6.2)
1
(0.6-1.7)
> College Graduate
3,082
72.4
(70.0-74.6)
23
(20.9-25.3)
1.1
(0.7-1.7)
2.7
(2.0-3.8)
0.8
(0.4-1.5)*
Household Income
< $20,000
1,522
60.1
(56.2-63.8)
30.1
(26.6-33.9)
1.2
(0.7-2.1)
6.6
(4.7-9.2)
2
(1.4-2.9)
$20,000-$35,000
1,743
62.1
(58.5-65.5)
27.4
(24.3-30.7)
1.1
(0.7-1.7)
7.4
(5.5-9.9)
2
(1.3-3.1)
$35,000-$50,000
1,362
63.4
(59.3-67.3)
30.7
(27.0-34.6)
0.8
(0.4-1.4)*
4
(2.4-6.7)
1.2
(0.6-2.3)*
$50,000-$75,000
1,340
67.6
(63.8-71.1)
27
(23.6-30.7)
0.9
(0.5-1.6)
3.6
(2.5-5.1)
1
(0.4-2.3)*
> $75,000
2,213
72
(69.4-74.4)
23.7
(21.4-26.2)
1.6
(1.0-2.5)
1.8
(1.2-2.6)
0.9
(0.5-1.8)*
Employment status
Employed
4,909
64.4
(62.4-66.3)
28.4
(26.6-30.3)
1
(0.7-1.4)
4.6
(3.7-5.7)
1.6
(1.2-2.1)
Out of work
371
50.3
(41.9-58.8)
41.9
(33.6-50.6)
0.4
(0.1-1.2)**
6.9
(3.8-12.3)*
0.5
(0.2-1.3)*
A homemaker
701
68.7
(63.7-73.3)
25.4
(21.1-30.3)
2.5
(1.3-4.6)*
2.6
(1.4-4.9)*
0.8
(0.3-1.9)*
A student
130
54.2
(43.2-64.7)
39.7
(29.4-50.9)
0
-
4.6
(1.6-12.8)**
1.5
(0.3-6.5)**
Retired
2,443
70.6
(68.3-72.8)
23.2
(21.2-25.4)
1.6
(1.1-2.4)
3.7
(2.9-4.7)
0.8
(0.5-1.2)
Unable to work
769
64.9
(60.0-69.5)
24.2
(20.1-28.9)
1.7
(0.9-3.4)*
6.1
(4.3-8.5)
3
(1.8-5.2)
Veteran status
Yes
1,448
61.1
(57.4-64.6)
30.8
(27.4-34.4)
1.4
(0.9-2.2)
4.7
(3.3-6.6)
2
(1.2-3.5)
No
7,894
65.3
(63.7-66.9)
27.7
(26.2-29.2)
1.1
(0.9-1.5)
4.5
(3.8-5.4)
1.4
(1.1-1.8)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
1,177
67.9
(64.3-71.3)
23.1
(20.1-26.3)
1.4
(0.8-2.6)*
5.8
(4.1-8.1)
1.8
(1.1-3.0)
No
8,159
64.3
(62.7-65.9)
28.7
(27.2-30.2)
1.2
(0.9-1.5)
4.4
(3.7-5.3)
1.4
(1.1-1.8)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
1,068
63.6
(59.5-67.6)
27.3
(23.7-31.3)
1.5
(0.8-2.8)*
5.4
(3.7-7.9)
2.2
(1.2-3.8)
No
8,190
64.8
(63.2-66.4)
28.1
(26.7-29.7)
1.2
(0.9-1.5)
4.5
(3.8-5.3)
1.4
(1.1-1.8)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
1,124
64.8
(60.2-69.2)
28.2
(24.0-32.8)
1.2
(0.7-2.2)*
4.6
(3.0-7.0)
1.2
(0.6-2.4)*
No
8,192
64.6
(63.1-66.1)
28.2
(26.7-29.7)
1.2
(0.9-1.5)
4.6
(3.9-5.4)
1.5
(1.1-1.9)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
3,606
68.7
(66.5-70.8)
23.6
(21.7-25.7)
1.5
(1.1-2.1)
4.7
(3.9-5.8)
1.4
(1.0-2.0)
No
5,695
63
(61.1-64.8)
29.9
(28.2-31.8)
1
(0.8-1.4)
4.5
(3.7-5.5)
1.5
(1.1-2.0)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
999
59.6
(54.7-64.3)
29.4
(25.0-34.2)
1.5
(0.9-2.7)
6.7
(4.4-10.2)
2.7
(1.7-4.5)
No
8,159
65.4
(63.8-66.9)
27.9
(26.4-29.4)
1.1
(0.9-1.4)
4.3
(3.6-5.1)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
413
54
(46.2-61.5)
29.4
(22.8-37.0)
1.4
(0.5-3.6)*
11.5
(6.8-18.7)
3.8
(2.1-6.9)*
No
8,636
65.5
(63.9-67.0)
27.9
(26.5-29.4)
1.2
(0.9-1.5)
4.2
(3.5-4.9)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
1,224
76.4
(72.8-79.6)
16.2
(13.6-19.3)
0.7
(0.3-1.5)*
5.4
(3.6-7.9)
1.3
(0.7-2.3)
No
8,089
63.2
(61.6-64.7)
29.6
(28.1-31.2)
1.2
(1.0-1.6)
4.4
(3.8-5.3)
1.5
(1.2-1.9)

 

† 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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  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. #