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CALIFORNIA 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 † CALIFORNIA, 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
3,621
20.5
(18.8-22.4)
43.6
(41.3-45.8)
0.8
(0.5-1.3)
25.3
(23.4-27.3)
9.8
(8.5-11.2)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
146
15.6
(10.5-22.6)
50.8
(41.1-60.3)
0.7
(0.1-4.4)**
29.8
(22.0-39.0)
3.2
(1.4-7.1)*
25-34
347
18.6
(14.2-23.9)
38.8
(32.6-45.4)
0.3
(0.1-1.4)**
31.9
(25.8-38.8)
10.3
(6.6-15.8)
35-54
1,271
21.3
(18.7-24.2)
45.4
(42.1-48.7)
0.8
(0.4-1.8)*
23.4
(20.8-26.3)
9.1
(7.3-11.2)
55+
1,857
22.9
(20.3-25.6)
41
(38.0-43.9)
1.1
(0.7-1.8)
22.4
(20.1-24.8)
12.7
(10.5-15.3)
Sex
Male
1,421
23.4
(20.5-26.5)
43
(39.4-46.7)
1.1
(0.6-2.1)*
23.9
(20.9-27.2)
8.6
(6.7-11.0)
Female
2,200
17.9
(15.8-20.1)
44.1
(41.2-47.0)
0.5
(0.3-0.9)*
26.7
(24.2-29.4)
10.9
(9.2-12.8)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,430
19.2
(17.2-21.4)
42.5
(39.8-45.3)
1.4
(1.0-2.1)
26.6
(24.2-29.1)
10.3
(8.9-11.9)
Black, non-Hispanic
110
25.5
(16.1-37.8)
39.8
(28.3-52.6)
1.2
(0.3-4.3)**
18.3
(12.0-26.9)
15.2
(8.6-25.4)
Hispanic
776
24.9
(21.3-28.8)
42.2
(37.4-47.1)
1.1
(0.5-2.0)*
23.8
(19.4-28.8)
8.2
(6.0-11.1)
Other
299
27.2
(21.2-34.2)
42.3
(34.9-50.1)
1.5
(0.7-3.0)*
19
(14.4-24.6)
10
(6.1-16.0)
Educational level
<High School
419
28.9
(23.0-35.6)
50.9
(43.4-58.5)
0.1
(0.0-0.4)**
14
(9.8-19.7)
6
(3.0-11.6)*
High School graduate
710
25.3
(21.0-30.2)
38.9
(33.7-44.3)
0.6
(0.2-2.5)**
24.5
(20.1-29.6)
10.7
(7.9-14.2)
Some College
920
18.2
(15.1-21.7)
44.3
(39.5-49.2)
0.9
(0.5-1.8)*
26.5
(22.3-31.2)
10.1
(7.9-12.9)
> College Graduate
1,570
15.8
(13.6-18.3)
44.2
(41.0-47.6)
1.2
(0.7-2.2)
28.4
(25.5-31.6)
10.3
(8.5-12.4)
Household Income
< $20,000
762
22.1
(18.4-26.4)
43.8
(38.3-49.5)
0.7
(0.2-2.6)**
22.8
(18.3-28.0)
10.6
(7.5-14.7)
$20,000-$35,000
546
22.7
(18.1-28.0)
36.5
(30.6-42.7)
0.6
(0.2-1.8)**
29.3
(23.6-35.8)
10.9
(7.6-15.4)
$35,000-$50,000
423
23.4
(18.2-29.7)
45.2
(38.2-52.4)
0.4
(0.2-1.0)*
21.7
(16.8-27.6)
9.2
(6.3-13.1)
$50,000-$75,000
513
17.8
(13.5-23.1)
42.8
(37.1-48.7)
1.2
(0.6-2.6)*
28.9
(24.0-34.3)
9.3
(6.6-12.9)
> $75,000
1,176
19.4
(16.5-22.7)
46.3
(42.5-50.1)
0.8
(0.3-1.9)*
23.9
(20.9-27.1)
9.7
(7.7-12.1)
Employment status
Employed
1,744
21.8
(19.3-24.6)
42.4
(39.4-45.5)
0.9
(0.5-1.8)*
25.1
(22.6-27.9)
9.7
(7.9-11.9)
Out of work
294
19.2
(13.9-26.0)
35.8
(28.3-44.0)
0.3
(0.1-1.2)**
35.7
(27.8-44.6)
9
(5.2-15.1)
A homemaker
344
25.5
(20.2-31.7)
48.4
(41.6-55.2)
0.1
(0.0-0.9)**
20.1
(15.6-25.5)
5.9
(3.7-9.4)
A student
91
9.6
(5.1-17.6)*
53.4
(40.5-65.8)
0.4
(0.1-3.3)**
28.9
(18.5-42.1)
7.6
(3.2-17.1)*
Retired
932
20.3
(17.2-23.9)
46.6
(42.2-51.1)
1.4
(0.7-2.6)*
20.6
(17.5-24.0)
11.1
(8.5-14.3)
Unable to work
216
18.9
(12.8-27.2)
37.9
(29.6-47.0)
0.7
(0.1-5.3)**
26.2
(19.4-34.3)
16.3
(11.1-23.3)
Veteran status
Yes
439
21
(16.5-26.5)
37.4
(31.2-44.0)
1
(0.4-2.4)*
28.7
(21.5-37.1)
11.9
(8.1-17.3)
No
3,170
20.4
(18.6-22.4)
44.3
(41.9-46.8)
0.8
(0.4-1.3)
24.9
(22.9-27.1)
9.5
(8.2-11.0)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
361
18.3
(13.6-24.1)
47.6
(40.4-54.9)
2.4
(0.8-6.9)**
21.7
(16.7-27.6)
10
(6.5-15.1)
No
3,257
20.8
(19.0-22.7)
43.3
(40.9-45.7)
0.6
(0.4-1.1)
25.5
(23.5-27.7)
9.8
(8.4-11.3)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
358
20
(15.2-25.8)
43.9
(36.6-51.4)
1.5
(0.6-3.6)*
24
(18.6-30.3)
10.7
(7.7-14.7)
No
3,258
20.6
(18.7-22.5)
43.6
(41.2-45.9)
0.7
(0.4-1.2)
25.4
(23.4-27.5)
9.7
(8.4-11.2)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
504
15.3
(11.6-20.1)
38.4
(32.6-44.5)
1.3
(0.5-3.3)**
34.2
(29.0-39.9)
10.8
(7.9-14.6)
No
3,115
21.4
(19.5-23.4)
44.5
(42.1-47.0)
0.7
(0.4-1.2)
23.7
(21.7-25.9)
9.6
(8.3-11.2)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
1,146
17.5
(14.7-20.8)
39.8
(35.9-43.8)
0.6
(0.3-1.3)*
27.9
(24.4-31.6)
14.2
(11.6-17.2)
No
2,471
21.5
(19.5-23.7)
44.8
(42.2-47.5)
0.8
(0.5-1.5)
24.5
(22.3-26.9)
8.3
(6.9-9.9)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
519
23.9
(19.3-29.1)
40.6
(35.4-46.0)
0.7
(0.3-1.7)*
26.2
(21.8-31.2)
8.7
(6.4-11.7)
No
3,100
20.2
(18.3-22.1)
43.9
(41.5-46.3)
0.8
(0.5-1.4)
25.2
(23.1-27.4)
9.9
(8.6-11.5)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
401
14.7
(10.8-19.6)
44.9
(38.1-51.8)
0.6
(0.2-2.0)**
27.8
(22.3-34.1)
12.1
(8.5-17.0)
No
3,205
21.4
(19.5-23.4)
43.4
(41.0-45.8)
0.8
(0.5-1.4)
25
(23.0-27.2)
9.3
(8.0-10.8)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
133
15.7
(9.9-23.8)
32.5
(22.9-43.8)
0.4
(0.1-3.1)**
32.9
(23.4-44.1)
18.5
(10.8-29.7)
No
3,472
20.8
(19.0-22.7)
43.9
(41.6-46.2)
0.8
(0.5-1.3)
25.1
(23.2-27.2)
9.4
(8.2-10.9)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
409
17.1
(12.9-22.3)
39.1
(32.6-46.0)
0.7
(0.4-1.4)*
25.3
(20.1-31.4)
17.7
(13.0-23.7)
No
3,205
21.3
(19.5-23.3)
43.6
(41.2-46.0)
1.1
(0.7-1.6)
25.1
(23.1-27.3)
8.9
(7.6-10.3)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Adjusted proportions Tables † CALIFORNIA, 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
3,627
63.5
(61.2-65.7)
29.3
(27.2-31.5)
0.9
(0.5-1.8)*
4.8
(3.9-5.9)
1.4
(1.0-2.0)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
147
51.8
(42.5-61.0)
41.2
(32.4-50.7)
3.1
(0.9-9.9)**
3.6
(1.7-7.4)*
0.2
(0.0-1.2)**
25-34
348
58.7
(52.4-64.8)
32.2
(26.2-38.7)
1
(0.4-2.5)*
7.1
(4.3-11.6)
1
(0.4-3.0)**
35-54
1,270
66.4
(63.1-69.5)
27.8
(24.9-30.9)
0.3
(0.1-0.8)*
4.1
(2.9-5.7)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)
55+
1,862
66
(63.1-68.9)
25.2
(22.7-28.0)
0.7
(0.3-1.3)*
5.2
(3.9-6.9)
2.8
(1.9-4.2)
Sex
Male
1,424
59
(55.4-62.6)
31.9
(28.5-35.5)
1.3
(0.5-3.6)**
6.2
(4.6-8.2)
1.5
(0.9-2.6)
Female
2,203
67.6
(64.9-70.2)
26.9
(24.3-29.6)
0.6
(0.3-1.2)*
3.6
(2.7-4.7)
1.4
(0.9-2.1)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,431
64.3
(61.6-66.9)
28.5
(26.0-31.2)
0.9
(0.6-1.2)
4.9
(3.9-6.2)
1.4
(1.0-1.8)
Black, non-Hispanic
111
60.7
(47.4-72.6)
19.9
(11.2-33.1)
2.6
(0.8-8.2)**
8.9
(4.8-15.9)*
7.9
(4.6-13.2)
Hispanic
778
57
(52.4-61.5)
31
(26.8-35.6)
1.7
(0.4-6.5)**
7.2
(5.3-9.6)
3.1
(2.1-4.7)
Other
301
55.4
(48.0-62.6)
35.5
(28.6-43.0)
0.9
(0.2-3.6)**
4.5
(2.4-8.3)*
3.7
(1.8-7.4)*
Educational level
<High School
425
58.9
(51.6-65.7)
35.2
(28.4-42.6)
0.3
(0.1-1.3)**
4.4
(2.3-8.0)*
1.3
(0.6-2.8)*
High School graduate
706
57
(51.5-62.4)
34.1
(29.1-39.4)
0.3
(0.1-1.4)**
6.2
(4.2-9.1)
2.4
(1.3-4.4)*
Some College
919
62.5
(57.9-66.9)
30
(25.6-34.8)
2.3
(0.7-7.2)**
4.3
(2.9-6.3)
0.9
(0.5-1.7)*
> College Graduate
1,575
69.9
(66.7-72.9)
23.7
(20.9-26.7)
0.8
(0.4-1.8)*
4.3
(2.8-6.3)
1.3
(0.7-2.5)*
Household Income
< $20,000
762
57.1
(51.8-62.2)
33.4
(28.5-38.7)
2.3
(0.6-8.4)**
5.9
(3.7-9.1)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)
$20,000-$35,000
550
63.2
(56.8-69.2)
28.1
(22.7-34.2)
0.5
(0.1-1.9)**
6.9
(4.3-10.7)
1.4
(0.6-2.8)*
$35,000-$50,000
424
64.1
(57.1-70.6)
28.9
(22.8-35.8)
1.4
(0.5-4.1)**
4.4
(2.5-7.6)
1.2
(0.5-2.6)*
$50,000-$75,000
513
66.7
(60.7-72.3)
28.3
(23.0-34.2)
0.5
(0.1-1.6)**
3.4
(1.7-6.6)*
1.1
(0.4-3.3)**
> $75,000
1,177
68.3
(64.6-71.8)
27.1
(23.7-30.7)
0.3
(0.2-0.7)*
3.4
(2.2-5.2)
0.9
(0.4-1.9)*
Employment status
Employed
1,746
65.8
(62.7-68.7)
28.5
(25.6-31.5)
0.6
(0.3-1.3)*
3.8
(2.6-5.4)
1.4
(0.8-2.3)
Out of work
292
59.2
(51.3-66.7)
33.9
(26.5-42.1)
0.5
(0.1-2.3)**
6
(3.3-10.6)
0.4
(0.1-2.1)**
A homemaker
344
57.7
(51.0-64.1)
34.6
(28.4-41.4)
0.6
(0.1-3.2)**
5.3
(3.0-9.3)
1.7
(0.6-4.8)**
A student
92
65.7
(54.2-75.6)
23.8
(15.6-34.4)
4.5
(1.2-15.1)**
4.5
(1.5-12.1)**
1.6
(0.3-7.3)**
Retired
936
59.1
(54.7-63.3)
32
(27.9-36.3)
0.6
(0.3-1.4)*
6.1
(4.2-8.9)
2.2
(1.1-4.1)*
Unable to work
217
65.3
(56.5-73.1)
25.9
(19.0-34.1)
0.2
(0.0-1.3)**
7.5
(4.5-12.2)
1.2
(0.5-2.6)*
Veteran status
Yes
439
57.4
(50.7-63.8)
35
(28.5-42.0)
0.6
(0.2-2.0)**
5.2
(2.5-10.4)*
1.8
(0.8-4.3)*
No
3,177
64.2
(61.8-66.6)
28.6
(26.4-31.0)
1
(0.5-2.0)*
4.8
(3.8-6.0)
1.4
(0.9-2.0)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
363
65.6
(58.7-71.9)
26.3
(20.6-32.9)
0.3
(0.1-1.0)**
5.8
(3.5-9.4)
2
(0.9-4.4)*
No
3,261
63.3
(61.0-65.6)
29.6
(27.4-31.9)
1
(0.5-1.9)*
4.7
(3.8-5.9)
1.4
(0.9-2.0)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
360
67.4
(60.5-73.5)
24.4
(19.1-30.8)
1
(0.3-3.7)**
5.7
(3.5-9.3)
1.5
(0.6-3.6)*
No
3,262
63.2
(60.9-65.5)
29.7
(27.5-32.0)
0.9
(0.5-1.8)*
4.7
(3.8-5.9)
1.4
(1.0-2.1)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
504
66.2
(60.7-71.3)
25.3
(20.4-31.0)
0.2
(0.1-0.8)**
7.6
(4.9-11.6)
0.7
(0.3-1.6)*
No
3,121
63
(60.5-65.4)
30
(27.8-32.4)
1.1
(0.6-2.0)*
4.4
(3.5-5.5)
1.5
(1.1-2.2)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
1,150
61.4
(57.4-65.4)
31.1
(27.3-35.1)
0.8
(0.3-1.8)*
4.8
(3.4-6.8)
1.8
(1.1-3.2)
No
2,473
64.1
(61.5-66.7)
28.7
(26.3-31.3)
1
(0.5-2.0)*
4.8
(3.8-6.1)
1.3
(0.8-2.0)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
521
62.9
(57.4-68.1)
29.8
(24.8-35.3)
0.8
(0.3-2.6)**
3.8
(2.1-6.5)
2.7
(1.4-5.2)*
No
3,104
63.4
(61.0-65.7)
29.3
(27.0-31.6)
1
(0.5-1.9)*
4.9
(4.0-6.1)
1.5
(1.0-2.1)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
398
59.6
(52.5-66.4)
31.7
(25.5-38.7)
0.3
(0.0-2.1)**
7.3
(4.6-11.4)
1
(0.5-2.4)*
No
3,213
63.9
(61.6-66.2)
29.1
(26.9-31.4)
1
(0.5-2.0)*
4.4
(3.5-5.6)
1.5
(1.0-2.2)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
132
62.6
(51.5-72.5)
28
(19.2-38.8)
0
(0.0-0.0)
8.3
(4.0-16.4)*
1.1
(0.4-2.9)*
No
3,479
63.7
(61.4-65.9)
29.6
(27.4-31.8)
0.6
(0.4-1.0)
4.7
(3.8-5.8)
1.4
(1.0-2.1)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
407
72.7
(66.3-78.3)
16.6
(12.0-22.5)
0.4
(0.1-2.9)**
9.8
(6.2-15.4)
0.4
(0.1-1.2)**
No
3,213
62.3
(59.9-64.7)
30.8
(28.6-33.2)
1
(0.5-1.9)*
4.3
(3.4-5.5)
1.5
(1.1-2.2)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Unadjusted proportions CALIFORNIA, 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
3,621
22.5
(20.6-24.6)
43.4
(41.0-45.8)
0.8
(0.5-1.3)
24
(22.0-26.1)
9.3
(8.1-10.7)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
146
20.4
(13.8-29.1)
49.6
(39.9-59.3)
0.8
(0.1-5.6)**
25.9
(18.6-34.9)
3.2
(1.4-7.1)*
25-34
347
21.8
(16.9-27.8)
38.6
(32.5-45.0)
0.4
(0.1-1.5)**
29.3
(23.4-36.1)
9.8
(6.2-15.2)
35-54
1,271
22.9
(20.1-25.9)
45.4
(42.2-48.7)
0.8
(0.4-1.8)*
22.3
(19.7-25.0)
8.6
(7.0-10.5)
55+
1,857
23.5
(20.9-26.3)
40.6
(37.7-43.6)
1.1
(0.7-1.8)
22
(19.8-24.4)
12.8
(10.6-15.4)
Sex
Male
1,421
25.3
(22.1-28.7)
42.9
(39.2-46.8)
1.2
(0.6-2.1)*
22.6
(19.5-26.0)
8
(6.2-10.4)
Female
2,200
19.8
(17.6-22.3)
43.8
(40.9-46.7)
0.5
(0.3-0.9)
25.3
(22.8-28.0)
10.5
(9.0-12.3)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,430
16.4
(14.6-18.5)
43.9
(41.2-46.6)
1
(0.6-1.7)
28.3
(25.9-30.9)
10.3
(8.9-11.9)
Black, non-Hispanic
110
26.8
(17.0-39.6)
39.5
(27.5-52.8)
0.8
(0.1-5.5)**
17.1
(11.0-25.7)
15.8
(8.5-27.3)*
Hispanic
776
29
(25.0-33.5)
42.7
(38.0-47.5)
0.5
(0.1-1.9)**
20.5
(16.7-24.9)
7.3
(5.2-10.3)
Other
299
25.5
(19.7-32.3)
45
(37.3-52.9)
1.1
(0.5-2.7)*
19.1
(14.4-25.0)
9.3
(5.6-15.0)
Educational level
<High School
419
36.9
(30.6-43.6)
44.9
(38.2-51.8)
0.1
(0.0-0.5)**
12
(8.5-16.6)
6.1
(3.1-11.8)*
High School graduate
710
27.6
(22.9-32.8)
38.3
(33.1-43.8)
0.8
(0.2-3.2)**
23.3
(18.8-28.4)
10.1
(7.5-13.4)
Some College
920
18.9
(15.7-22.6)
44.5
(39.5-49.7)
1
(0.5-1.9)*
25.9
(21.6-30.7)
9.7
(7.5-12.4)
> College Graduate
1,570
15.4
(13.2-17.9)
45
(41.8-48.3)
1.1
(0.6-2.0)
28.4
(25.5-31.5)
10
(8.2-12.2)
Household Income
< $20,000
762
28.9
(24.2-34.1)
42.7
(37.1-48.4)
0.8
(0.2-3.0)**
18.5
(14.6-23.0)
9.1
(6.3-13.1)
$20,000-$35,000
546
28.9
(23.4-35.2)
35.8
(30.0-42.1)
0.7
(0.3-1.9)*
24.7
(19.5-30.8)
9.8
(6.7-14.0)
$35,000-$50,000
423
26.7
(21.0-33.2)
44.3
(37.2-51.7)
0.4
(0.2-1.1)*
19.7
(15.1-25.4)
8.9
(6.1-12.6)
$50,000-$75,000
513
17.9
(13.5-23.4)
42.6
(36.8-48.6)
1.3
(0.6-2.8)*
29
(24.0-34.6)
9.2
(6.5-12.8)
> $75,000
1,176
16.5
(14.0-19.4)
47.2
(43.5-50.9)
0.8
(0.3-1.9)*
25.9
(22.7-29.3)
9.6
(7.6-12.1)
Employment status
Employed
1,744
22.1
(19.4-25.0)
43.3
(40.2-46.4)
1
(0.5-1.8)*
24.7
(22.1-27.5)
9
(7.3-11.0)
Out of work
294
24.6
(17.7-33.0)
36
(28.5-44.2)
0.3
(0.1-1.5)**
30.8
(23.2-39.7)
8.3
(4.7-14.2)
A homemaker
344
29.6
(23.9-36.0)
45
(38.5-51.7)
0.1
(0.0-1.0)**
18.8
(14.6-23.9)
6.5
(4.1-10.1)
A student
91
10.8
(5.8-19.0)*
57.9
(44.8-69.9)
0.4
(0.1-3.1)**
25.4
(15.8-38.2)
5.6
(2.4-12.6)*
Retired
932
24.2
(20.7-28.1)
42.6
(38.5-46.9)
1.5
(0.8-2.8)*
19.3
(16.5-22.5)
12.3
(9.5-15.8)
Unable to work
216
23.7
(16.5-32.9)
35.3
(27.2-44.2)
0.8
(0.1-5.6)**
22.5
(16.6-29.7)
17.7
(12.2-25.0)
Veteran status
Yes
439
23
(18.0-28.8)
38.9
(32.6-45.6)
1.1
(0.4-2.7)*
26.8
(19.9-35.1)
10.2
(6.9-14.9)
No
3,170
22.5
(20.4-24.7)
43.9
(41.3-46.4)
0.8
(0.5-1.3)
23.7
(21.7-25.9)
9.2
(7.9-10.7)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
361
26.2
(20.3-33.3)
43.5
(36.5-50.7)
2.8
(1.0-7.7)**
17.5
(13.3-22.6)
10
(6.5-15.1)
No
3,257
22.2
(20.1-24.3)
43.4
(40.9-45.9)
0.6
(0.4-1.0)
24.6
(22.4-26.8)
9.2
(7.9-10.7)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
358
26.6
(20.6-33.5)
40.6
(33.6-48.0)
1.6
(0.7-4.0)*
20.1
(15.5-25.7)
11.1
(8.0-15.2)
No
3,258
22.2
(20.2-24.4)
43.6
(41.1-46.1)
0.8
(0.5-1.3)
24.3
(22.2-26.5)
9.2
(7.9-10.7)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
504
15.4
(11.7-20.0)
39.1
(33.0-45.5)
1.2
(0.5-3.2)*
34.1
(28.7-40.0)
10.2
(7.4-13.9)
No
3,115
23.6
(21.5-25.9)
44.1
(41.5-46.7)
0.8
(0.5-1.3)
22.3
(20.2-24.6)
9.2
(7.8-10.7)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
1,146
20.1
(17.1-23.6)
37.8
(34.2-41.7)
0.7
(0.3-1.4)*
26.4
(23.1-29.9)
15
(12.3-18.2)
No
2,471
23.1
(20.8-25.5)
45
(42.1-47.9)
0.9
(0.5-1.5)
23.3
(21.0-25.9)
7.7
(6.4-9.3)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
519
23.9
(19.1-29.4)
39.1
(34.1-44.4)
0.7
(0.3-1.7)*
26.8
(22.3-31.9)
9.5
(7.1-12.7)
No
3,100
22.4
(20.3-24.6)
43.8
(41.2-46.4)
0.9
(0.5-1.4)
23.7
(21.6-26.0)
9.3
(8.0-10.8)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
401
17.3
(13.0-22.7)
44
(37.2-51.1)
0.6
(0.2-2.2)**
25.8
(20.6-31.9)
12.2
(8.4-17.4)
No
3,205
23.2
(21.1-25.4)
43.3
(40.8-45.9)
0.9
(0.5-1.4)
23.8
(21.7-26.1)
8.8
(7.5-10.3)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
133
21.7
(14.0-32.0)
31.3
(22.2-42.2)
0.5
(0.1-3.6)**
28
(19.5-38.4)
18.5
(11.1-29.2)
No
3,472
22.6
(20.7-24.8)
43.7
(41.3-46.1)
0.8
(0.5-1.4)
23.9
(21.9-26.1)
8.9
(7.7-10.4)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
409
17.4
(13.0-23.0)
39
(32.4-46.0)
0.3
(0.1-1.3)**
25.6
(20.4-31.5)
17.7
(12.9-23.9)
No
3,205
23.1
(21.0-25.3)
43.9
(41.3-46.5)
0.9
(0.6-1.4)
23.8
(21.7-26.1)
8.3
(7.1-9.7)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Unadjusted proportions CALIFORNIA, 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
3,627
61.2
(58.7-63.6)
30.5
(28.3-32.9)
1.1
(0.4-2.7)*
5.4
(4.3-6.7)
1.8
(1.3-2.5)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
147
45.2
(35.8-54.9)
45.6
(36.1-55.3)
4
(0.7-18.8)**
4.9
(2.4-9.9)*
0.4
(0.1-2.5)**
25-34
348
56
(49.1-62.6)
33.2
(27.0-40.0)
1.2
(0.5-2.9)*
8.2
(4.6-14.0)
1.5
(0.5-4.7)**
35-54
1,270
65.8
(62.6-68.9)
27.9
(24.9-31.0)
0.3
(0.1-0.7)*
4.3
(3.2-5.8)
1.7
(1.0-2.9)
55+
1,862
66.1
(63.1-69.0)
25.1
(22.5-27.8)
0.7
(0.4-1.3)*
5.3
(4.0-7.0)
2.8
(1.8-4.4)
Sex
Male
1,424
56.6
(52.6-60.4)
33.2
(29.6-37.1)
1.5
(0.4-5.6)**
6.8
(5.0-9.3)
1.9
(1.2-3.0)
Female
2,203
65.6
(62.7-68.4)
28
(25.2-30.9)
0.7
(0.4-1.3)*
4
(3.1-5.2)
1.8
(1.1-2.8)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
2,431
69
(66.4-71.5)
26
(23.6-28.5)
0.4
(0.3-0.8)
3.8
(3.0-4.9)
0.7
(0.5-1.1)
Black, non-Hispanic
111
65.7
(53.4-76.2)
20.6
(12.1-32.7)
2.5
(0.7-8.5)**
7.4
(3.7-14.4)*
3.9
(1.4-10.1)**
Hispanic
778
51.9
(47.0-56.7)
35.8
(31.2-40.7)
1.9
(0.5-7.6)**
7.5
(5.2-10.8)
2.9
(1.8-4.7)
Other
301
56.5
(48.6-64.0)
36.1
(28.8-44.2)
0.9
(0.2-4.3)**
4.2
(2.2-8.0)*
2.3
(0.9-5.6)*
Educational level
<High School
425
51.8
(45.0-58.6)
37.6
(31.0-44.8)
0.6
(0.1-2.1)**
7.1
(4.0-12.3)
2.9
(1.4-5.8)*
High School graduate
706
51.2
(45.7-56.7)
37.4
(32.2-42.9)
0.5
(0.1-1.7)**
7.9
(5.4-11.4)
3
(1.7-5.3)
Some College
919
60.6
(55.2-65.8)
31.3
(26.6-36.3)
2.6
(0.6-11.1)**
4.5
(3.1-6.6)
1
(0.5-1.8)*
> College Graduate
1,575
71.9
(68.7-74.8)
22.6
(19.9-25.6)
0.7
(0.3-1.5)*
3.7
(2.5-5.4)
1.2
(0.6-2.2)*
Household Income
< $20,000
762
49.9
(44.3-55.5)
37.6
(32.2-43.3)
2.7
(0.5-12.2)**
7.4
(4.8-11.1)
2.5
(1.4-4.4)
$20,000-$35,000
550
56.7
(50.3-63.0)
31.4
(25.7-37.8)
0.6
(0.2-2.2)**
8.9
(5.7-13.6)
2.4
(1.3-4.5)*
$35,000-$50,000
424
60.8
(53.4-67.8)
31
(24.3-38.6)
1.6
(0.6-4.5)**
5
(2.8-8.6)
1.6
(0.7-3.6)*
$50,000-$75,000
513
66
(59.9-71.5)
28.8
(23.5-34.7)
0.5
(0.2-1.6)**
3.5
(1.7-7.0)*
1.2
(0.4-3.7)**
> $75,000
1,177
71.6
(68.1-74.8)
24.6
(21.5-28.0)
0.3
(0.2-0.7)*
2.8
(1.9-4.3)
0.7
(0.3-1.4)*
Employment status
Employed
1,746
64.9
(61.7-68.0)
28.8
(25.8-32.0)
0.6
(0.3-1.3)*
4.1
(2.8-5.8)
1.6
(1.0-2.6)
Out of work
292
50.5
(41.9-59.0)
39.3
(30.7-48.6)
0.8
(0.2-3.1)**
8.9
(4.9-15.5)
0.6
(0.1-3.1)**
A homemaker
344
58.6
(51.9-65.0)
32.4
(26.4-39.1)
0.7
(0.2-3.3)**
5.5
(3.2-9.0)
2.8
(1.0-7.2)*
A student
92
49.7
(36.7-62.8)
36.2
(24.9-49.4)
6.1
(0.9-31.9)**
6.6
(2.5-16.3)*
1.4
(0.3-5.4)**
Retired
936
62.2
(57.9-66.3)
28
(24.3-32.0)
0.7
(0.3-1.4)*
5.9
(4.2-8.2)
3.3
(1.7-6.2)*
Unable to work
217
63.6
(55.2-71.3)
25.5
(18.8-33.6)
0.2
(0.0-1.7)**
8.7
(5.4-13.7)
1.9
(0.9-4.1)*
Veteran status
Yes
439
55.5
(48.2-62.7)
35.8
(28.8-43.5)
0.7
(0.2-2.1)**
5.8
(2.8-11.7)*
2.1
(0.9-5.0)*
No
3,177
61.8
(59.1-64.3)
30
(27.6-32.5)
1.1
(0.4-3.0)**
5.3
(4.2-6.7)
1.8
(1.2-2.5)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
363
60.9
(53.8-67.7)
27
(21.1-33.9)
0.5
(0.2-1.3)**
7.5
(4.7-11.8)
4.1
(1.9-8.6)*
No
3,261
61.2
(58.6-63.8)
30.8
(28.4-33.4)
1.2
(0.4-3.0)*
5.2
(4.1-6.6)
1.6
(1.1-2.3)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
360
65.9
(59.2-72.0)
24
(18.7-30.2)
1.1
(0.3-3.9)**
6.6
(4.1-10.4)
2.5
(1.1-5.7)*
No
3,262
60.9
(58.2-63.4)
31
(28.6-33.5)
1.1
(0.4-2.9)**
5.3
(4.2-6.7)
1.8
(1.2-2.5)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
504
65.5
(59.0-71.5)
26.3
(20.7-32.9)
0.3
(0.1-0.8)**
7.2
(4.5-11.5)
0.7
(0.3-1.5)*
No
3,121
60.5
(57.8-63.1)
31.2
(28.7-33.8)
1.2
(0.5-3.2)*
5.1
(4.0-6.5)
2
(1.4-2.8)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
1,150
64.2
(60.3-67.9)
28.2
(24.6-32.0)
0.8
(0.3-1.7)*
4.6
(3.3-6.2)
2.3
(1.3-4.2)*
No
2,473
60.4
(57.5-63.3)
31.1
(28.4-33.9)
1.2
(0.4-3.5)**
5.6
(4.4-7.2)
1.7
(1.1-2.5)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
521
69.1
(63.9-73.9)
25.2
(20.7-30.2)
0.7
(0.2-2.2)**
2.9
(1.7-5.0)
2.2
(1.1-4.2)*
No
3,104
60.4
(57.8-63.0)
31
(28.6-33.6)
1.1
(0.4-3.0)*
5.6
(4.5-7.0)
1.8
(1.2-2.6)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
398
55.9
(48.9-62.6)
33.6
(27.5-40.4)
0.4
(0.1-2.6)**
8.7
(5.3-13.7)
1.5
(0.6-3.4)*
No
3,213
61.8
(59.1-64.4)
30.2
(27.8-32.8)
1.2
(0.5-3.1)*
4.9
(3.8-6.3)
1.9
(1.3-2.7)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
132
56.7
(45.7-67.1)
30
(21.1-40.8)
0
-
11.4
(5.6-21.8)*
1.9
(0.8-4.7)*
No
3,479
61.7
(59.2-64.1)
30.7
(28.4-33.2)
0.6
(0.4-1.0)
5.2
(4.2-6.5)
1.8
(1.3-2.5)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
407
73
(66.0-79.0)
16.3
(11.8-22.0)
0.5
(0.1-3.2)**
9.9
(5.8-16.4)
0.4
(0.2-1.3)**
No
3,213
59.9
(57.2-62.4)
32.1
(29.6-34.7)
1.2
(0.4-3.0)*
4.9
(3.9-6.2)
2
(1.4-2.8)

 

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† 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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