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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

Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Adjusted proportions † UTAH, 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
2,366
23.2
(20.9-25.7)
42.7
(39.8-45.6)
0.9
(0.6-1.6)
26.2
(23.7-28.8)
7
(5.7-8.5)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
95
19.1
(11.8-29.5)
50.3
(38.0-62.6)
0
(0.0-0.0)
26.3
(16.2-39.7)
4.2
(1.3-13.0)**
25-34
322
15.5
(11.4-20.7)
50.6
(44.1-57.1)
1
(0.3-3.5)**
25.3
(20.4-31.0)
7.6
(4.8-11.8)
35-54
905
21.4
(18.2-25.0)
40.6
(36.8-44.5)
1.4
(0.7-2.8)*
30.5
(27.1-34.1)
6.2
(4.7-8.0)
55+
1,035
33.1
(29.7-36.8)
34.6
(31.3-38.1)
1
(0.5-1.9)*
22.9
(20.0-26.0)
8.4
(6.6-10.7)
Sex
Male
1,022
25.8
(22.3-29.6)
43.7
(39.4-48.2)
0.8
(0.4-1.6)*
23.8
(20.2-27.8)
5.9
(4.1-8.4)
Female
1,344
20.8
(17.9-24.0)
41.8
(38.0-45.6)
1.1
(0.5-2.2)*
28.4
(25.2-31.7)
8
(6.3-10.0)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,167
20.9
(18.7-23.4)
42.8
(39.7-45.9)
1.3
(0.9-1.9)
27.7
(25.0-30.5)
7.3
(6.0-8.9)
Black, non-Hispanic
5
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Hispanic
117
38.8
(28.4-50.4)
32.6
(21.9-45.5)
1.2
(0.3-4.3)**
18.8
(11.1-30.1)
8.6
(4.1-17.0)*
Other
66
21.4
(10.3-39.4)*
41.8
(27.1-58.0)
2.5
(0.5-11.6)**
19.5
(10.1-34.5)*
14.8
(7.5-27.1)*
Educational level
<High School
101
32.3
(21.4-45.6)
38.1
(25.8-52.3)
0
(0.0-0.0)
20.4
(11.1-34.4)
9.2
(3.6-21.3)*
High School graduate
609
27.9
(23.0-33.4)
42.3
(36.2-48.5)
0.4
(0.2-1.1)**
22.8
(18.2-28.1)
6.7
(4.3-10.1)
Some College
820
19.8
(16.2-23.9)
42.2
(37.3-47.2)
1.6
(0.7-3.4)*
28.6
(24.2-33.4)
8
(5.7-11.1)
> College Graduate
833
19.7
(16.4-23.4)
44.3
(39.9-48.9)
1
(0.4-2.1)*
28.5
(24.6-32.6)
6.6
(4.9-8.8)
Household Income
< $20,000
237
19.6
(14.5-25.9)
45.8
(35.7-56.3)
0.1
(0.0-0.9)**
26.8
(18.4-37.3)
7.7
(4.7-12.3)
$20,000-$35,000
363
25.1
(19.7-31.5)
44.8
(37.3-52.5)
0.5
(0.1-1.9)**
22.2
(17.2-28.2)
7.5
(4.6-11.8)
$35,000-$50,000
342
21.6
(17.0-27.1)
45.3
(38.5-52.2)
0.8
(0.2-3.0)**
23.3
(17.9-29.6)
9.1
(5.7-14.0)
$50,000-$75,000
423
21.1
(16.5-26.7)
42
(35.6-48.6)
0.8
(0.2-3.1)**
31
(25.2-37.5)
5.1
(3.1-8.3)
> $75,000
718
22.8
(18.4-27.8)
42.8
(37.8-47.9)
1
(0.5-2.4)*
27.4
(23.4-31.7)
6
(3.8-9.3)
Employment status
Employed
1,343
22.4
(19.3-25.7)
43.6
(39.9-47.4)
1
(0.5-2.1)*
26.7
(23.5-30.1)
6.3
(4.8-8.3)
Out of work
94
18.7
(10.7-30.8)
37.6
(23.2-54.5)
0.9
(0.1-6.5)**
27.4
(15.7-43.2)
15.3
(6.7-31.4)*
A homemaker
320
25.7
(20.0-32.3)
41.9
(35.1-49.1)
0.6
(0.1-2.5)**
24.4
(19.1-30.5)
7.5
(4.6-12.0)
A student
33
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Retired
489
32.8
(27.9-38.1)
41.1
(35.7-46.7)
0.9
(0.4-2.0)*
20.8
(16.8-25.4)
4.5
(2.9-6.9)
Unable to work
82
14.7
(6.4-30.2)*
28.8
(17.9-42.9)
2
(0.4-8.8)**
41
(28.7-54.6)
13.5
(7.7-22.5)
Veteran status
Yes
266
30
(23.7-37.2)
34.5
(27.2-42.6)
1.2
(0.4-3.4)**
26.9
(20.5-34.5)
7.4
(4.2-12.5)
No
2,093
22.5
(20.0-25.1)
43.4
(40.3-46.6)
0.9
(0.5-1.6)
26.2
(23.6-29.0)
7
(5.6-8.6)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
202
18.1
(13.1-24.5)
41.4
(33.3-50.0)
0.2
(0.0-1.1)**
27.9
(20.7-36.4)
12.5
(7.8-19.4)
No
2,163
23.6
(21.1-26.2)
42.7
(39.7-45.8)
1
(0.6-1.7)
26.1
(23.6-28.8)
6.6
(5.3-8.2)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
200
27.8
(21.1-35.6)
37.3
(29.4-46.1)
1.1
(0.3-3.4)**
22.2
(16.1-29.8)
11.6
(7.2-18.1)
No
2,142
22.9
(20.5-25.6)
43.2
(40.2-46.3)
0.9
(0.5-1.6)
26.2
(23.6-28.9)
6.7
(5.4-8.3)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
332
13.6
(9.2-19.6)
51.4
(43.4-59.2)
0.4
(0.1-1.9)**
24.1
(18.4-31.0)
10.5
(6.8-15.8)
No
2,033
24.8
(22.3-27.6)
41.1
(38.1-44.3)
1
(0.6-1.8)
26.6
(23.9-29.4)
6.4
(5.1-8.0)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
751
21
(17.7-24.6)
38.3
(33.7-43.1)
0.5
(0.2-1.0)*
29.4
(25.4-33.7)
10.9
(8.5-14.0)
No
1,601
24
(21.2-27.1)
43.9
(40.4-47.5)
0.9
(0.5-1.8)*
25.3
(22.5-28.4)
5.8
(4.4-7.6)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
307
29.1
(22.0-37.4)
39.4
(31.5-47.9)
1.5
(0.6-3.6)*
23.6
(18.2-30.1)
6.3
(4.0-9.9)
No
2,057
22.6
(20.2-25.2)
43
(39.9-46.1)
0.9
(0.5-1.6)*
26.4
(23.8-29.2)
7.1
(5.7-8.8)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
217
20.7
(14.5-28.6)
34.9
(26.4-44.5)
0.5
(0.1-3.5)**
28.3
(21.3-36.6)
15.6
(9.5-24.5)
No
2,121
23.7
(21.2-26.3)
43.6
(40.5-46.7)
1
(0.6-1.7)
25.8
(23.3-28.6)
5.9
(4.8-7.3)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
69
18.5
(9.0-34.3)*
29.9
(18.0-45.2)
0
(0.0-0.0)
31.5
(19.5-46.6)
20.2
(11.5-32.9)
No
2,258
23.4
(21.1-26.0)
42.9
(40.0-46.0)
1
(0.6-1.6)
26.1
(23.6-28.8)
6.5
(5.3-8.1)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
333
15.5
(11.0-21.6)
37
(29.5-45.1)
1.8
(0.6-4.9)**
32.3
(25.9-39.5)
13.4
(9.3-18.9)
No
2,028
24.5
(22.0-27.2)
42.8
(39.7-45.9)
1.1
(0.7-1.7)
25.1
(22.5-27.9)
6.5
(5.2-8.1)

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Adjusted proportions Tables † UTAH, 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
2,363
66.8
(63.9-69.6)
26.9
(24.3-29.7)
1
(0.6-1.6)
4.1
(3.0-5.6)
1.2
(0.7-2.0)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
95
56.7
(44.1-68.5)
40
(28.5-52.6)
0.7
(0.1-4.6)**
1.8
(0.6-5.1)**
0.9
(0.1-5.5)**
25-34
319
66.4
(59.9-72.4)
27.9
(22.4-34.3)
0.2
(0.1-0.7)**
4.6
(2.1-9.6)*
0.9
(0.2-3.0)**
35-54
896
67.1
(63.3-70.8)
26
(22.6-29.7)
1.2
(0.6-2.4)*
4.6
(3.0-7.0)
1.1
(0.5-2.7)*
55+
1,042
68
(64.4-71.3)
22.9
(20.0-26.1)
2.1
(1.1-3.9)*
5.1
(3.6-7.3)
1.9
(1.0-3.6)*
Sex
Male
1,022
61.4
(56.8-65.8)
30.2
(26.2-34.6)
1.1
(0.6-2.0)
5.3
(3.6-7.8)
2
(1.0-3.8)*
Female
1,341
71.8
(68.2-75.1)
23.8
(20.6-27.3)
0.9
(0.4-1.9)*
3
(1.9-4.7)
0.5
(0.2-1.2)*
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,164
67.8
(64.8-70.7)
26.2
(23.5-29.0)
1
(0.7-1.6)
3.9
(2.9-5.3)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
Black, non-Hispanic
6
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Hispanic
114
56.8
(43.7-69.0)
34.3
(23.2-47.4)
1.5
(0.4-5.3)**
4.8
(1.7-12.8)**
2.7
(0.9-7.7)**
Other
66
54.5
(40.4-67.9)
31.3
(18.8-47.3)
2.7
(0.6-10.9)**
5.7
(1.3-22.1)**
5.8
(2.0-15.8)**
Educational level
<High School
102
60.8
(45.5-74.2)
24.9
(14.6-39.1)
2.5
(0.5-10.6)**
7.6
(3.6-15.3)*
4.2
(1.5-11.4)**
High School graduate
614
63.9
(58.0-69.4)
28.2
(23.2-33.8)
0.5
(0.2-1.2)*
5.9
(3.8-9.1)
1.5
(0.5-4.0)**
Some College
812
68.2
(63.2-72.9)
27.7
(23.3-32.6)
1.2
(0.5-2.5)*
2.3
(1.2-4.4)*
0.6
(0.2-1.7)**
> College Graduate
832
69.3
(64.7-73.6)
25.1
(21.1-29.6)
1.2
(0.5-2.9)*
3.7
(1.9-7.2)*
0.6
(0.2-1.7)**
Household Income
< $20,000
237
60.9
(49.6-71.2)
27.6
(19.1-38.0)
1.2
(0.5-3.0)*
9.1
(4.0-19.3)*
1.2
(0.4-3.9)**
$20,000-$35,000
364
72.8
(66.0-78.7)
20.6
(15.5-26.8)
1
(0.3-3.2)**
4.6
(2.4-8.6)*
1
(0.2-4.0)**
$35,000-$50,000
342
64.6
(57.7-70.9)
30.5
(24.5-37.3)
0.7
(0.2-2.2)**
3.1
(1.3-7.0)*
1.2
(0.4-3.4)**
$50,000-$75,000
422
62.8
(56.4-68.8)
31.4
(25.5-38.0)
0.6
(0.2-2.2)**
4.4
(2.6-7.6)
0.8
(0.2-2.8)**
> $75,000
718
73.1
(68.2-77.5)
24.1
(19.9-28.9)
0.2
(0.0-0.9)**
2.5
(1.2-4.9)*
0.1
(0.0-0.5)**
Employment status
Employed
1,339
67.4
(63.6-70.9)
26.8
(23.5-30.4)
0.5
(0.2-1.1)*
4.1
(2.8-5.8)
1.2
(0.6-2.4)*
Out of work
89
67.4
(49.1-81.6)
28.3
(15.2-46.4)
1.6
(0.4-6.6)**
1.6
(0.5-5.1)**
1.2
(0.2-5.2)**
A homemaker
316
71.6
(64.6-77.8)
25.9
(19.9-32.9)
1
(0.1-6.8)**
1.5
(0.4-5.2)**
0
(0.0-0.0)
A student
33
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Retired
499
65.9
(60.6-70.9)
25
(20.5-30.1)
2.8
(1.4-5.4)*
5.5
(3.3-9.1)
0.7
(0.2-2.2)**
Unable to work
81
57.5
(44.2-69.8)
29.3
(17.7-44.4)
2.2
(0.5-9.1)**
4.7
(1.4-14.5)**
6.4
(1.7-20.9)**
Veteran status
Yes
269
72
(64.6-78.4)
20.8
(15.1-27.8)
2.5
(1.0-6.0)*
4.5
(2.4-8.1)*
0.3
(0.1-1.1)**
No
2,087
66.2
(63.1-69.2)
27.5
(24.7-30.5)
0.8
(0.5-1.5)
4.1
(2.9-5.7)
1.3
(0.7-2.3)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
197
63.4
(55.0-71.1)
25.2
(18.4-33.6)
2.8
(0.7-10.3)**
5.6
(2.6-11.5)*
2.9
(0.6-12.6)**
No
2,165
66.9
(63.9-69.8)
27.1
(24.4-30.1)
0.9
(0.6-1.5)
4
(2.9-5.5)
1
(0.6-1.7)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
197
69.9
(61.5-77.1)
18.4
(12.9-25.5)
2.4
(0.6-8.9)**
7.8
(3.9-14.9)*
1.6
(0.4-6.1)**
No
2,140
66.6
(63.6-69.5)
27.4
(24.7-30.4)
0.9
(0.6-1.6)
3.9
(2.8-5.4)
1.1
(0.6-2.0)*
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
331
69
(61.1-75.9)
22.5
(16.5-29.9)
1.6
(0.5-4.6)**
5.4
(2.4-11.9)*
1.5
(0.4-5.2)**
No
2,031
66.4
(63.3-69.4)
27.7
(24.8-30.7)
0.9
(0.5-1.5)
3.9
(2.9-5.3)
1.1
(0.6-2.0)*
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
752
64.7
(59.7-69.5)
28.9
(24.4-33.9)
1.5
(0.6-3.6)*
3.9
(2.5-6.1)
0.9
(0.4-2.2)*
No
1,599
67.4
(63.9-70.6)
26.5
(23.4-29.7)
0.9
(0.5-1.5)
4.1
(2.8-5.8)
1.3
(0.7-2.4)*
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
303
68.3
(60.0-75.6)
25.1
(18.6-32.9)
0.8
(0.3-2.4)**
4.6
(2.6-8.0)
1.2
(0.4-3.5)**
No
2,058
66.5
(63.5-69.5)
27
(24.3-30.0)
1
(0.6-1.7)
4.1
(2.9-5.6)
1.3
(0.8-2.3)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
215
73.1
(64.2-80.5)
19.5
(13.1-28.0)
1.2
(0.2-8.0)**
3.8
(1.8-8.0)*
2.4
(0.9-6.0)*
No
2,120
66
(62.9-69.0)
27.8
(25.0-30.8)
1
(0.6-1.6)
4.2
(3.0-5.7)
1
(0.5-1.9)*
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
63
56.4
(40.7-70.9)
33.3
(20.1-49.8)
1.9
(0.3-12.1)**
5.7
(1.6-18.6)**
2.7
(0.4-17.2)**
No
2,258
67.1
(64.1-70.0)
26.9
(24.2-29.7)
0.9
(0.6-1.5)
4
(2.9-5.5)
1.1
(0.6-1.9)*
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
331
79.6
(72.0-85.6)
16
(10.5-23.7)
2.1
(0.6-6.7)**
1.5
(0.6-3.6)*
0.8
(0.2-2.9)**
No
2,027
65
(61.8-68.0)
28.5
(25.6-31.5)
0.9
(0.5-1.5)
4.5
(3.3-6.1)
1.2
(0.7-2.2)*

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Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Unadjusted proportions UTAH, 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
2,366
19.9
(17.9-22.2)
44.1
(41.2-47.0)
0.9
(0.6-1.6)
28.3
(25.8-31.0)
6.7
(5.5-8.2)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
95
19.7
(12.1-30.4)
51.2
(39.1-63.1)
0
-
25.1
(15.4-37.9)
4
(1.2-12.2)**
25-34
322
13.4
(9.8-18.1)
50.7
(44.3-57.2)
0.9
(0.3-3.4)**
27.3
(22.1-33.4)
7.5
(4.8-11.7)
35-54
905
17.9
(15.0-21.1)
41.9
(38.1-45.8)
1.3
(0.6-2.6)*
33.1
(29.5-36.8)
5.8
(4.5-7.6)
55+
1,035
29.7
(26.5-33.2)
35.8
(32.4-39.3)
1
(0.5-1.9)*
25
(22.0-28.4)
8.5
(6.6-10.7)
Sex
Male
1,022
21.6
(18.4-25.1)
45.9
(41.5-50.3)
0.8
(0.4-1.6)*
26.2
(22.4-30.4)
5.6
(3.9-7.9)
Female
1,344
18.3
(15.7-21.2)
42.4
(38.6-46.2)
1.1
(0.5-2.2)*
30.4
(27.2-33.9)
7.8
(6.2-9.8)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,167
18.7
(16.6-21.0)
44.6
(41.6-47.7)
0.9
(0.5-1.6)
29.3
(26.6-32.2)
6.4
(5.2-8.0)
Black, non-Hispanic
5
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--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Hispanic
117
37.8
(27.2-49.6)
33.9
(23.4-46.3)
1
(0.2-4.9)**
18.3
(10.3-30.4)
9
(4.5-17.4)*
Other
66
19.5
(9.3-36.4)*
42.9
(29.1-58.0)
2.6
(0.5-12.0)**
20.4
(10.7-35.4)*
14.6
(7.3-27.2)*
Educational level
<High School
101
32.7
(21.6-46.2)
37.9
(25.8-51.8)
0
-
20.5
(11.2-34.6)
8.8
(3.5-20.4)*
High School graduate
609
25.4
(20.8-30.6)
43.8
(37.9-49.9)
0.4
(0.2-1.2)**
24.2
(19.5-29.6)
6.2
(4.0-9.4)
Some College
820
16.9
(13.7-20.5)
43.6
(38.7-48.7)
1.4
(0.7-3.1)*
30.7
(26.2-35.7)
7.4
(5.2-10.3)
> College Graduate
833
17.3
(14.3-20.8)
45.8
(41.3-50.4)
0.9
(0.4-1.9)*
29.9
(26.0-34.2)
6.1
(4.5-8.2)
Household Income
< $20,000
237
19
(13.7-25.8)
46.9
(36.4-57.6)
0.1
(0.0-0.9)**
26.9
(18.4-37.5)
7.1
(4.3-11.5)
$20,000-$35,000
363
24.8
(19.2-31.5)
44.4
(36.8-52.3)
0.5
(0.1-2.0)**
22.8
(17.5-29.0)
7.5
(4.7-11.8)
$35,000-$50,000
342
19.2
(14.9-24.5)
45.4
(38.6-52.3)
0.8
(0.2-2.9)**
25.3
(19.6-32.0)
9.3
(5.9-14.3)
$50,000-$75,000
423
17.6
(13.5-22.6)
42.9
(36.5-49.6)
0.8
(0.2-3.0)**
33.7
(27.6-40.5)
4.9
(3.0-8.0)
> $75,000
718
18.1
(14.4-22.4)
44.3
(39.4-49.3)
1
(0.4-2.3)*
30.8
(26.6-35.4)
5.9
(3.8-9.0)
Employment status
Employed
1,343
18.7
(16.1-21.7)
45.8
(42.1-49.5)
1
(0.5-2.0)*
28.7
(25.4-32.3)
5.8
(4.4-7.6)
Out of work
94
18.7
(10.4-31.3)
40
(25.0-57.2)
1
(0.1-7.1)**
27
(15.4-42.8)
13.3
(5.7-27.8)*
A homemaker
320
19.9
(15.1-25.6)
40.5
(33.8-47.6)
0.6
(0.2-2.5)**
30
(23.9-36.9)
9
(5.5-14.2)
A student
33
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--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Retired
489
34.5
(29.6-39.7)
38.7
(33.7-44.0)
0.9
(0.4-2.1)*
21
(17.0-25.6)
4.8
(3.2-7.3)
Unable to work
82
10.6
(4.7-22.2)*
24.9
(15.2-38.1)
2.7
(0.6-11.5)**
46
(32.8-59.8)
15.7
(9.0-26.0)
Veteran status
Yes
266
31.4
(24.8-38.8)
35.8
(28.4-43.9)
1.3
(0.4-3.7)**
25.4
(19.0-32.9)
6.2
(3.6-10.6)
No
2,093
18.9
(16.7-21.3)
44.8
(41.8-47.9)
0.9
(0.5-1.6)
28.7
(25.9-31.6)
6.7
(5.4-8.3)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
202
19.6
(14.1-26.6)
39.8
(31.8-48.5)
0.2
(0.0-1.3)**
27.4
(20.2-36.0)
13
(8.1-20.2)
No
2,163
19.9
(17.8-22.3)
44.4
(41.4-47.4)
1
(0.6-1.6)
28.4
(25.7-31.2)
6.3
(5.1-7.8)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
200
30.9
(23.6-39.3)
35.5
(27.7-44.1)
1.2
(0.4-3.8)**
20.8
(15.0-28.0)
11.6
(7.2-18.1)
No
2,142
19.4
(17.2-21.7)
44.7
(41.7-47.8)
0.9
(0.5-1.6)
28.5
(25.9-31.4)
6.4
(5.2-8.0)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
332
11.5
(7.7-16.8)
52.4
(44.5-60.2)
0.4
(0.1-1.8)**
25.6
(19.7-32.7)
10.1
(6.5-15.3)
No
2,033
21.4
(19.1-23.9)
42.6
(39.6-45.7)
1
(0.6-1.8)
28.8
(26.0-31.8)
6.1
(4.9-7.6)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
751
20.6
(17.3-24.4)
37.4
(32.9-42.3)
0.5
(0.2-1.0)*
30.3
(26.2-34.7)
11.2
(8.7-14.3)
No
1,601
19.8
(17.3-22.5)
45.9
(42.4-49.4)
0.9
(0.5-1.7)*
27.9
(24.9-31.2)
5.5
(4.2-7.2)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
307
28.7
(21.7-36.9)
38.6
(31.1-46.6)
1.6
(0.7-3.7)*
24.5
(18.7-31.4)
6.7
(4.2-10.4)
No
2,057
19.1
(17.0-21.5)
44.6
(41.5-47.7)
0.9
(0.5-1.6)*
28.7
(26.0-31.6)
6.7
(5.4-8.3)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
217
18.2
(12.6-25.7)
35.2
(26.9-44.5)
0.5
(0.1-3.4)**
30.2
(22.7-38.9)
15.9
(9.9-24.6)
No
2,121
20.2
(18.0-22.6)
45.2
(42.1-48.3)
1
(0.6-1.7)
28
(25.3-30.9)
5.6
(4.5-7.0)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
69
19
(8.8-36.2)*
28.5
(17.0-43.7)
0
-
31.2
(19.3-46.2)
21.4
(12.0-35.1)
No
2,258
19.9
(17.8-22.2)
44.4
(41.5-47.4)
1
(0.6-1.6)
28.4
(25.8-31.2)
6.3
(5.1-7.8)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
333
11.9
(7.9-17.5)
37.1
(29.5-45.4)
1.7
(0.6-4.7)**
35.3
(28.5-42.8)
13.9
(9.7-19.7)
No
2,028
21.1
(18.8-23.6)
45.1
(42.0-48.2)
0.8
(0.5-1.5)*
27.4
(24.6-30.3)
5.6
(4.4-7.1)

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Unadjusted proportions UTAH, 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
2,363
67.3
(64.4-70.0)
27.4
(24.8-30.2)
1
(0.6-1.5)
3.6
(2.6-4.8)
0.8
(0.5-1.4)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
95
51.2
(39.2-63.1)
45.1
(33.4-57.3)
0.8
(0.1-5.4)**
2
(0.7-5.4)**
1
(0.1-6.6)**
25-34
319
68.8
(62.4-74.5)
26.8
(21.5-33.0)
0.1
(0.0-0.8)**
3.8
(1.7-8.1)*
0.5
(0.1-2.1)**
35-54
896
70.7
(67.0-74.2)
24.3
(21.0-27.9)
1
(0.5-2.0)*
3.4
(2.2-5.3)
0.6
(0.2-1.6)*
55+
1,042
70.1
(66.7-73.3)
22.4
(19.6-25.4)
1.9
(1.0-3.5)*
4.3
(3.0-6.2)
1.3
(0.7-2.4)*
Sex
Male
1,022
62.4
(58.0-66.6)
30.9
(26.8-35.3)
1
(0.6-1.8)
4.5
(3.0-6.6)
1.2
(0.6-2.3)*
Female
1,341
72.1
(68.4-75.4)
24
(20.8-27.5)
0.9
(0.4-1.8)*
2.7
(1.7-4.2)
0.4
(0.2-0.9)*
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,164
68.7
(65.7-71.5)
26.5
(23.8-29.4)
0.9
(0.5-1.5)
3.4
(2.5-4.7)
0.5
(0.3-0.9)
Black, non-Hispanic
6
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Hispanic
114
54.7
(42.5-66.4)
36.1
(25.1-48.7)
1.5
(0.4-5.3)**
5.4
(1.8-15.3)**
2.4
(0.6-9.3)**
Other
66
57.5
(42.2-71.5)
31.6
(19.4-47.0)
2.5
(0.5-11.7)**
5.1
(1.0-21.4)**
3.3
(0.5-19.7)**
Educational level
<High School
102
54.8
(41.4-67.5)
27.7
(17.7-40.6)
3.5
(0.8-13.6)**
9.1
(4.6-17.2)*
5
(1.8-13.3)**
High School graduate
614
61.9
(55.9-67.5)
30.7
(25.4-36.6)
0.5
(0.2-1.2)*
5.8
(3.8-8.9)
1.2
(0.4-3.2)**
Some College
812
68.4
(63.4-73.0)
28.3
(23.8-33.2)
1
(0.5-2.1)*
1.9
(1.0-3.6)*
0.4
(0.1-1.1)**
> College Graduate
832
71.9
(67.4-76.1)
23.8
(19.9-28.2)
0.9
(0.4-2.0)*
2.9
(1.4-5.8)*
0.4
(0.2-1.2)**
Household Income
< $20,000
237
57.5
(46.6-67.6)
30.9
(21.9-41.6)
1.2
(0.5-3.1)*
9.4
(4.2-19.9)*
1
(0.3-3.4)**
$20,000-$35,000
364
72
(65.2-77.8)
21.4
(16.2-27.6)
1
(0.3-3.1)**
4.7
(2.5-8.7)*
0.9
(0.2-4.0)**
$35,000-$50,000
342
65.7
(58.7-72.0)
30
(23.9-36.8)
0.6
(0.2-2.0)**
2.8
(1.2-6.5)*
0.9
(0.3-2.6)**
$50,000-$75,000
422
62.9
(55.7-69.5)
31.8
(25.2-39.1)
0.6
(0.2-2.2)**
4.2
(2.4-7.1)
0.5
(0.2-1.9)**
> $75,000
718
75.4
(70.6-79.5)
22.4
(18.4-27.1)
0.2
(0.0-0.8)**
2
(1.0-4.0)*
0
(0.0-0.3)**
Employment status
Employed
1,339
67.2
(63.5-70.7)
28
(24.6-31.6)
0.5
(0.2-1.0)*
3.6
(2.5-5.1)
0.8
(0.4-1.5)*
Out of work
89
58.9
(42.5-73.6)
36.1
(22.1-53.0)
2
(0.5-8.0)**
1.9
(0.6-6.1)**
1
(0.2-4.5)**
A homemaker
316
77.3
(70.8-82.7)
21
(15.8-27.3)
0.8
(0.1-5.2)**
0.9
(0.3-3.3)**
0
-
A student
33
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Retired
499
70.3
(65.3-74.8)
21.7
(17.8-26.2)
2.5
(1.3-4.9)*
4.7
(2.9-7.6)
0.7
(0.2-2.1)**
Unable to work
81
61.3
(46.9-73.9)
28.5
(17.2-43.5)
3
(0.7-11.9)**
5.6
(1.7-16.4)**
1.6
(0.2-10.5)**
Veteran status
Yes
269
71.7
(64.4-78.0)
21
(15.4-27.9)
2.4
(1.0-5.7)*
4.7
(2.6-8.4)*
0.3
(0.1-1.0)**
No
2,087
66.9
(63.8-69.8)
28
(25.2-31.0)
0.8
(0.5-1.4)
3.5
(2.5-4.8)
0.8
(0.5-1.5)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
197
64.6
(55.6-72.7)
24
(17.5-32.0)
2.9
(0.8-10.6)**
5.4
(2.6-10.8)*
3.1
(0.6-13.6)**
No
2,165
67.4
(64.5-70.3)
27.6
(24.9-30.5)
0.8
(0.5-1.4)
3.5
(2.5-4.8)
0.7
(0.4-1.2)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
197
71.8
(63.6-78.7)
17.3
(12.1-24.2)
2.2
(0.6-8.0)**
7.1
(3.6-13.7)*
1.6
(0.4-6.3)**
No
2,140
67
(64.0-69.9)
28
(25.2-30.9)
0.9
(0.5-1.5)
3.4
(2.5-4.7)
0.7
(0.4-1.3)*
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
331
68
(59.8-75.3)
24.3
(17.8-32.2)
1.6
(0.5-4.6)**
5
(2.1-11.2)*
1.1
(0.3-3.8)**
No
2,031
67.1
(64.1-70.1)
27.9
(25.1-31.0)
0.8
(0.5-1.4)
3.3
(2.5-4.5)
0.7
(0.4-1.4)*
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
752
69.2
(64.6-73.5)
25.7
(21.6-30.3)
1.3
(0.5-3.0)*
3.1
(2.0-4.7)
0.7
(0.3-1.7)*
No
1,599
66.8
(63.4-70.1)
27.9
(24.7-31.2)
0.8
(0.5-1.5)
3.6
(2.6-5.2)
0.8
(0.4-1.6)*
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
303
71.6
(64.6-77.6)
23
(17.4-29.7)
0.7
(0.2-2.0)**
3.9
(2.2-6.7)
0.8
(0.3-2.7)**
No
2,058
66.9
(63.9-69.8)
27.8
(25.0-30.8)
1
(0.6-1.6)
3.5
(2.5-4.8)
0.8
(0.4-1.4)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
215
74.3
(65.3-81.6)
19.4
(12.8-28.4)
1.1
(0.2-7.5)**
3.4
(1.6-7.0)*
1.8
(0.7-4.5)*
No
2,120
66.5
(63.4-69.4)
28.3
(25.5-31.3)
0.9
(0.6-1.5)
3.6
(2.6-5.0)
0.7
(0.3-1.3)*
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
63
56.8
(41.0-71.3)
33
(20.0-49.2)
2
(0.3-13.1)**
5.6
(1.5-18.8)**
2.6
(0.4-16.3)**
No
2,258
67.6
(64.7-70.4)
27.3
(24.7-30.2)
0.9
(0.5-1.4)
3.5
(2.6-4.7)
0.7
(0.4-1.3)*
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
331
82.4
(74.5-88.2)
14.4
(9.0-22.5)
1.6
(0.5-5.2)**
1.1
(0.4-2.6)*
0.5
(0.1-1.8)**
No
2,027
65
(61.9-68.0)
29.4
(26.5-32.4)
0.9
(0.5-1.4)
4
(2.9-5.4)
0.8
(0.5-1.5)*

† 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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