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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 † KENTUCKY, 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
5,899
25.2
(23.3-27.1)
28.5
(26.6-30.4)
10.6
(9.2-12.1)
19.3
(17.7-21.0)
16.4
(14.9-18.1)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
225
22.6
(15.9-31.1)
28.2
(20.9-36.8)
14.5
(9.0-22.4)
18.8
(13.0-26.3)
16
(9.4-25.8)
25-34
613
28
(22.9-33.7)
23.2
(19.0-27.9)
10.8
(7.3-15.7)
21.8
(17.2-27.2)
16.2
(12.7-20.6)
35-54
2,114
24.5
(21.7-27.5)
28.3
(25.5-31.3)
9.5
(7.7-11.6)
19
(16.7-21.4)
18.7
(16.4-21.2)
55+
2,928
25.6
(23.5-27.8)
31.6
(29.2-34.1)
10.6
(9.2-12.3)
18.2
(16.4-20.2)
14
(12.3-15.9)
Sex
Male
1,937
27.3
(24.3-30.5)
30.4
(27.4-33.6)
12.1
(9.9-14.6)
18.2
(15.6-21.1)
12
(9.8-14.6)
Female
3,962
23.2
(21.1-25.4)
26.6
(24.5-28.8)
9.3
(7.8-11.0)
20.4
(18.6-22.4)
20.5
(18.6-22.6)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
5,540
22.2
(20.4-24.0)
29.4
(27.4-31.3)
11.7
(10.4-13.2)
20.5
(18.7-22.3)
16.3
(14.8-17.8)
Black, non-Hispanic
188
30.5
(22.7-39.6)
22.2
(14.9-31.7)
15.3
(8.1-27.2)*
15.4
(9.2-24.8)
16.5
(10.3-25.4)
Hispanic
70
7.3
(2.7-18.1)*
36.5
(20.2-56.7)
12.1
(5.8-23.4)*
22.1
(10.3-41.0)*
21.9
(10.7-39.7)*
Other
81
21.5
(8.2-45.9)*
24.3
(10.4-47.2)*
4.8
(1.7-12.9)**
15.9
(8.1-28.9)*
33.5
(9.5-70.7)**
Educational level
<High School
1,073
26.4
(22.2-31.0)
30.4
(26.0-35.3)
12.7
(9.4-16.9)
15.6
(11.8-20.4)
14.9
(10.4-21.0)
High School graduate
2,325
28.9
(25.8-32.2)
27.8
(25.0-30.7)
10.7
(8.6-13.2)
16.8
(14.7-19.1)
15.8
(13.7-18.2)
Some College
1,281
24
(20.2-28.2)
28.1
(24.2-32.3)
12.1
(9.3-15.6)
18.6
(15.5-22.2)
17.3
(14.4-20.5)
> College Graduate
1,205
25.9
(22.2-29.9)
27.7
(24.0-31.7)
6.8
(5.1-9.2)
22.9
(19.5-26.8)
16.6
(13.7-20.0)
Household Income
< $20,000
1,125
21.9
(18.4-25.9)
27.6
(23.5-32.1)
13
(9.7-17.2)
18.2
(15.0-21.9)
19.3
(16.0-22.9)
$20,000-$35,000
1,135
21.7
(18.1-25.8)
26.8
(23.0-31.0)
10.5
(7.7-14.0)
21.6
(17.4-26.5)
19.4
(15.1-24.6)
$35,000-$50,000
720
23.2
(19.0-28.0)
31.5
(26.7-36.8)
10.9
(7.9-14.8)
20.6
(16.4-25.5)
13.8
(10.8-17.5)
$50,000-$75,000
641
26.6
(21.5-32.5)
30.4
(25.4-36.0)
10.1
(7.1-14.0)
15.3
(11.8-19.6)
17.6
(13.6-22.4)
> $75,000
629
32.3
(26.8-38.4)
26.8
(22.2-32.0)
10
(6.8-14.5)
16.5
(13.2-20.6)
14.3
(10.9-18.6)
Employment status
Employed
2,506
27.5
(24.6-30.5)
24.6
(22.1-27.2)
12.4
(10.5-14.5)
19.2
(16.9-21.7)
16.4
(14.1-19.0)
Out of work
174
17.3
(10.0-28.3)
30.3
(20.7-42.0)
18
(9.1-32.7)*
22.1
(14.4-32.3)
12.2
(7.1-20.3)
A homemaker
572
22.6
(17.7-28.3)
36.1
(30.4-42.3)
6.9
(4.6-10.2)
15.4
(12.0-19.5)
19
(14.4-24.5)
A student
81
0
-
79.8
(60.1-91.2)
20.2
(8.8-39.9)*
0
-
0
-
Retired
1,670
22.5
(20.0-25.3)
33.8
(30.5-37.3)
13.7
(11.7-15.9)
18.4
(15.8-21.2)
11.6
(9.6-13.9)
Unable to work
887
17.2
(13.8-21.2)
30.3
(25.7-35.3)
12.5
(9.5-16.3)
21
(17.1-25.6)
19
(15.6-23.0)
Veteran status
Yes
661
26.1
(21.8-31.0)
28.5
(24.1-33.4)
9.9
(7.5-13.0)
20.4
(16.2-25.3)
15
(11.1-19.9)
No
5,238
24.1
(22.1-26.2)
27.4
(25.5-29.5)
14.4
(12.8-16.1)
18.4
(16.7-20.2)
15.7
(14.1-17.5)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
801
23.4
(19.5-27.6)
29.8
(25.0-35.1)
12.2
(9.2-16.0)
20.4
(16.4-25.2)
14.3
(11.3-17.9)
No
5,095
24.5
(22.5-26.6)
27.3
(25.4-29.4)
14
(12.5-15.7)
18.4
(16.7-20.2)
15.8
(14.1-17.6)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
922
20
(17.0-23.3)
34.5
(30.1-39.1)
10.2
(7.9-13.1)
18.5
(15.4-22.1)
16.9
(13.8-20.4)
No
4,927
26
(23.9-28.1)
27.7
(25.7-29.7)
10.6
(9.1-12.2)
19.4
(17.6-21.2)
16.4
(14.8-18.2)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
777
22.4
(17.6-27.9)
29.3
(24.3-34.9)
11.7
(8.3-16.3)
19.3
(14.6-25.1)
17.3
(13.9-21.4)
No
5,114
25.5
(23.5-27.5)
28.3
(26.4-30.4)
10.4
(9.0-12.0)
19.4
(17.7-21.2)
16.4
(14.7-18.2)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
2,474
21.2
(18.9-23.6)
27.7
(25.0-30.6)
10.5
(8.7-12.7)
22.7
(20.2-25.4)
17.9
(15.8-20.2)
No
3,409
27
(24.5-29.5)
28.6
(26.3-31.1)
10.5
(8.8-12.4)
17.9
(16.0-20.1)
16
(14.0-18.2)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
851
19.2
(15.4-23.6)
19.4
(15.5-24.0)
12.8
(8.5-18.8)
23.4
(18.5-29.1)
25.2
(21.1-29.8)
No
4,910
25.3
(23.3-27.4)
28.9
(26.9-31.1)
12.7
(11.3-14.2)
18.4
(16.7-20.2)
14.7
(13.0-16.5)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
442
13.6
(9.9-18.4)
18.2
(13.2-24.7)
13.4
(7.7-22.2)
24.1
(18.7-30.6)
30.7
(24.7-37.4)
No
5,316
26
(24.1-28.1)
29
(27.1-31.0)
10.2
(8.9-11.8)
18.9
(17.3-20.7)
15.7
(14.1-17.5)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
968
19.3
(15.6-23.6)
19.4
(16.1-23.3)
11.8
(8.4-16.3)
21.9
(18.3-25.9)
27.7
(23.3-32.5)
No
4,927
26
(24.0-28.1)
29.7
(27.7-31.8)
10.4
(9.0-12.0)
19
(17.3-20.9)
14.9
(13.3-16.6)

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Adjusted proportions Tables † KENTUCKY, 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
5,916
66.1
(64.1-68.0)
25.1
(23.3-27.0)
5.3
(4.3-6.4)
1.5
(1.2-2.0)
2
(1.2-3.2)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
221
74.8
(66.6-81.5)
13.9
(9.6-19.6)
5.4
(2.8-10.3)*
0.9
(0.3-2.5)**
5
(1.4-16.4)**
25-34
614
63.5
(57.8-68.8)
24.8
(20.1-30.1)
8.5
(5.3-13.3)
1
(0.5-2.1)*
2.2
(1.1-4.3)*
35-54
2,111
67.6
(64.6-70.5)
25.5
(22.7-28.4)
3.8
(2.8-5.2)
1.5
(1.0-2.4)
1.6
(0.7-3.4)*
55+
2,952
63.8
(61.4-66.2)
27.5
(25.3-29.9)
5.3
(4.5-6.4)
1.9
(1.3-2.8)
1.4
(0.9-2.1)
Sex
Male
1,927
60.3
(56.8-63.6)
29.3
(26.2-32.6)
6.3
(4.7-8.5)
1.7
(1.1-2.6)
2.4
(1.1-5.0)*
Female
3,989
71.5
(69.4-73.5)
21.1
(19.3-23.1)
4.3
(3.5-5.3)
1.4
(1.1-1.9)
1.7
(1.0-2.6)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
5,554
66.7
(64.7-68.7)
25.1
(23.3-27.0)
5.4
(4.5-6.5)
1.5
(1.1-1.9)
1.3
(0.9-2.0)
Black, non-Hispanic
187
66.9
(57.4-75.2)
21.3
(14.4-30.4)
8.8
(4.2-17.4)*
1.3
(0.4-3.6)**
1.7
(0.4-6.9)**
Hispanic
71
53.3
(32.0-73.5)
34.5
(18.3-55.2)
8.3
(2.6-23.3)**
3.7
(1.1-11.7)**
0.2
(0.0-1.7)**
Other
84
0
-
0
-
0
-
0
-
100
-
Educational level
<High School
1,085
49.2
(44.3-54.1)
31
(26.1-36.3)
11.9
(8.9-15.7)
1.6
(0.9-3.0)*
6.4
(2.8-13.8)*
High School graduate
2,324
58.9
(55.7-62.1)
28
(25.1-31.0)
9.6
(7.8-11.8)
2
(1.3-3.0)
1.5
(1.0-2.5)
Some College
1,284
71.4
(67.2-75.3)
21.1
(17.7-25.0)
4.7
(3.2-6.8)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)
1.3
(0.5-3.4)*
> College Graduate
1,207
72.4
(68.4-76.2)
22.5
(19.0-26.5)
2.9
(1.8-4.8)
1.3
(0.8-2.1)
0.8
(0.3-2.3)**
Household Income
< $20,000
1,143
59
(54.3-63.5)
29.3
(25.2-33.7)
6.8
(4.5-10.3)
2.1
(1.2-3.6)
2.8
(1.8-4.3)
$20,000-$35,000
1,149
58.5
(53.8-63.0)
28.8
(24.6-33.5)
6.4
(4.3-9.6)
1.3
(0.8-2.2)
4.9
(2.1-11.0)*
$35,000-$50,000
717
66.7
(61.5-71.5)
27.8
(23.2-32.9)
3.6
(2.0-6.4)
1.4
(0.5-4.1)**
0.5
(0.2-1.6)**
$50,000-$75,000
647
67
(61.0-72.6)
26.4
(21.2-32.5)
4.4
(2.4-7.9)*
0.6
(0.2-1.7)*
1.5
(0.5-4.0)**
> $75,000
626
73.4
(67.8-78.3)
19
(14.9-24.0)
6.1
(3.2-11.2)*
1.1
(0.5-2.3)*
0.4
(0.1-1.1)**
Employment status
Employed
2,499
68.3
(65.3-71.2)
23.1
(20.6-25.9)
5.1
(3.7-6.9)
1.3
(0.8-1.9)
2.2
(1.0-4.7)*
Out of work
175
63.9
(52.6-73.8)
19.7
(12.5-29.7)
15.2
(7.5-28.5)*
1.1
(0.3-3.8)**
0
-
A homemaker
573
66.1
(60.6-71.2)
27.4
(22.5-32.9)
3.8
(2.5-6.0)
1.3
(0.6-2.6)*
1.3
(0.5-3.2)*
A student
80
83
(71.0-90.7)
11.5
(6.0-21.0)*
2.3
(0.4-11.7)**
0.2
(0.0-1.2)**
3
(0.4-18.2)**
Retired
1,695
58
(54.7-61.1)
32.6
(29.5-35.9)
5.5
(4.4-6.9)
2.7
(1.7-4.3)
1.3
(0.7-2.2)
Unable to work
886
60.9
(55.8-65.7)
29
(24.6-33.9)
4.7
(3.3-6.7)
2.1
(1.2-3.8)
3.2
(2.1-5.1)
Veteran status
Yes
662
64
(58.9-68.9)
27.9
(23.4-32.8)
3.9
(2.5-6.1)
3.3
(1.8-6.2)*
0.8
(0.3-2.0)*
No
5,254
66.3
(64.2-68.5)
24.7
(22.7-26.7)
5.5
(4.5-6.8)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
2.2
(1.3-3.6)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
803
65.5
(60.5-70.1)
27.1
(22.7-32.0)
4.2
(3.0-5.7)
2
(1.2-3.1)
1.3
(0.6-2.8)*
No
5,110
65.5
(63.3-67.6)
24.6
(22.7-26.6)
6.3
(5.3-7.5)
1.5
(1.1-2.0)
2.1
(1.3-3.5)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
924
58.6
(54.2-62.9)
32.9
(28.8-37.4)
5.1
(3.7-6.9)
2.2
(1.2-4.0)*
1.2
(0.5-2.5)*
No
4,941
67.1
(64.9-69.2)
24.1
(22.2-26.1)
5.2
(4.2-6.5)
1.5
(1.1-1.9)
2.1
(1.3-3.5)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
777
58.2
(52.5-63.7)
27.3
(22.1-33.2)
11.9
(9.1-15.3)
1.7
(0.8-3.3)*
0.9
(0.4-2.0)*
No
5,131
66.2
(64.0-68.2)
24.4
(22.5-26.3)
5.7
(4.7-6.9)
1.6
(1.2-2.1)
2.2
(1.3-3.6)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
2,474
64.2
(61.3-67.1)
26.3
(23.6-29.1)
5.8
(4.4-7.5)
2.5
(1.7-3.5)
1.3
(0.9-1.9)
No
3,427
67
(64.4-69.5)
24.5
(22.3-26.9)
5
(3.8-6.4)
1.1
(0.8-1.7)
2.4
(1.3-4.2)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
859
60.8
(55.5-65.8)
26.1
(21.5-31.4)
7.6
(4.2-13.4)
2.6
(1.6-4.3)
2.9
(1.8-4.5)
No
4,920
66.8
(64.6-68.9)
25.2
(23.2-27.2)
4.8
(4.0-5.9)
1.4
(1.0-1.9)
1.8
(1.0-3.3)*
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
449
56.4
(49.4-63.1)
23
(17.5-29.7)
12.9
(8.5-19.1)
4.8
(2.8-8.2)
2.9
(1.5-5.5)*
No
5,327
65.9
(63.8-68.0)
25.1
(23.2-27.1)
5.8
(4.8-6.9)
1.3
(1.0-1.8)
1.9
(1.1-3.3)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
981
71.3
(66.9-75.3)
19.2
(15.8-23.1)
4.6
(2.5-8.0)
2.6
(1.5-4.5)
2.4
(1.4-3.9)
No
4,929
65.4
(63.2-67.5)
25.9
(24.0-28.0)
5.4
(4.4-6.5)
1.4
(1.0-1.8)
2
(1.1-3.4)

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Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Unadjusted proportions KENTUCKY, 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
5,899
24.3
(22.5-26.1)
28.2
(26.4-30.1)
11.6
(10.2-13.1)
19.3
(17.7-21.0)
16.6
(15.2-18.3)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
225
22.9
(16.5-30.8)
27.1
(20.0-35.7)
17
(10.7-26.1)
17.4
(11.9-24.7)
15.6
(9.3-24.9)
25-34
613
25.6
(20.8-31.1)
23.5
(19.3-28.3)
11.4
(7.8-16.4)
22.8
(18.0-28.3)
16.7
(13.1-21.2)
35-54
2,114
22.8
(20.1-25.7)
28.8
(26.0-31.8)
10.2
(8.4-12.4)
19.5
(17.2-22.0)
18.8
(16.5-21.3)
55+
2,928
26
(23.9-28.2)
30.6
(28.3-33.0)
11.8
(10.4-13.5)
17.4
(15.6-19.2)
14.2
(12.5-16.1)
Sex
Male
1,937
26.4
(23.5-29.4)
30.5
(27.5-33.7)
12.9
(10.6-15.5)
18.2
(15.6-21.1)
12.1
(9.9-14.7)
Female
3,962
22.4
(20.4-24.5)
26.2
(24.2-28.3)
10.4
(8.8-12.2)
20.3
(18.5-22.2)
20.8
(18.8-22.8)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
5,540
24.1
(22.3-26.0)
28.7
(26.8-30.6)
11.3
(9.9-12.8)
19.6
(18.0-21.4)
16.4
(14.9-18.0)
Black, non-Hispanic
188
29.7
(21.5-39.3)
20.9
(14.0-30.1)
18.8
(11.0-30.2)
14.7
(8.6-23.9)
15.9
(9.8-24.9)
Hispanic
70
8.2
(3.2-19.3)*
37.2
(20.0-58.3)
11.1
(5.1-22.4)*
21.1
(9.9-39.4)*
22.4
(11.0-40.4)*
Other
81
25.2
(10.9-48.1)*
23.7
(11.6-42.4)*
4.6
(1.6-12.8)**
14.1
(6.8-27.0)*
32.3
(11.0-64.9)*
Educational level
<High School
1,073
26.5
(22.5-31.0)
27.9
(24.0-32.2)
14.9
(11.2-19.5)
14.8
(11.1-19.5)
15.9
(11.3-21.9)
High School graduate
2,325
26.9
(24.0-30.0)
27.7
(25.1-30.6)
11.9
(9.7-14.5)
17.2
(15.1-19.5)
16.3
(14.1-18.7)
Some College
1,281
20.9
(17.5-24.8)
29
(25.1-33.2)
12.9
(10.0-16.6)
19.8
(16.5-23.5)
17.4
(14.5-20.7)
> College Graduate
1,205
22.2
(18.9-25.8)
28.4
(24.6-32.5)
7.5
(5.6-10.1)
25
(21.4-29.1)
16.8
(13.9-20.3)
Household Income
< $20,000
1,125
24.9
(21.1-29.2)
26.6
(22.6-31.1)
13
(9.8-17.0)
16.6
(13.6-20.0)
18.9
(15.7-22.5)
$20,000-$35,000
1,135
22.8
(19.2-26.9)
27
(23.3-31.0)
10.6
(7.8-14.1)
20.8
(16.7-25.7)
18.8
(14.7-23.6)
$35,000-$50,000
720
21.5
(17.4-26.2)
31.9
(27.0-37.3)
11.3
(8.2-15.3)
21.3
(17.0-26.3)
14
(10.9-17.8)
$50,000-$75,000
641
22.8
(18.1-28.3)
31.6
(26.4-37.3)
10.5
(7.5-14.6)
16.9
(13.1-21.5)
18.2
(14.1-23.2)
> $75,000
629
26.4
(21.5-32.1)
28.7
(23.9-34.0)
10.6
(7.2-15.3)
19
(15.2-23.6)
15.3
(11.6-19.7)
Employment status
Employed
2,506
24.8
(22.3-27.6)
26.5
(24.0-29.2)
10.8
(8.9-12.9)
20.9
(18.5-23.6)
17
(14.8-19.5)
Out of work
174
18.7
(11.0-29.9)
31.4
(21.6-43.3)
15.2
(6.6-31.5)*
22.2
(14.5-32.5)
12.4
(7.2-20.6)
A homemaker
572
20.9
(16.3-26.2)
33.5
(28.0-39.5)
7.1
(4.7-10.4)
16.9
(13.3-21.4)
21.6
(16.6-27.7)
A student
81
26.6
(15.4-41.7)
18.6
(8.6-35.6)*
27.9
(15.5-44.9)
13.6
(7.1-24.4)*
13.4
(6.7-24.8)*
Retired
1,670
27.1
(24.4-30.0)
32
(29.0-35.1)
12.3
(10.5-14.4)
16.7
(14.5-19.2)
11.9
(10.0-14.1)
Unable to work
887
19.7
(16.0-24.0)
28.8
(24.5-33.6)
11.4
(8.3-15.6)
18.8
(15.3-22.9)
21.2
(17.6-25.4)
Veteran status
Yes
661
29
(24.4-34.1)
30
(25.5-34.9)
9.7
(7.2-13.1)
18.3
(14.5-22.8)
12.9
(9.6-17.2)
No
5,238
23.6
(21.7-25.6)
28
(26.1-30.0)
11.8
(10.3-13.5)
19.4
(17.7-21.3)
17.2
(15.5-18.9)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
801
28
(23.7-32.9)
27.6
(23.1-32.6)
10.7
(7.7-14.8)
18.3
(14.7-22.6)
15.3
(12.2-18.9)
No
5,095
23.9
(22.0-25.8)
28.3
(26.4-30.3)
11.7
(10.2-13.3)
19.4
(17.7-21.2)
16.8
(15.2-18.5)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
922
24.4
(20.9-28.3)
31.4
(27.3-35.9)
12
(9.4-15.1)
15.6
(12.9-18.7)
16.6
(13.7-20.0)
No
4,927
24.3
(22.4-26.3)
27.8
(25.9-29.8)
11.5
(10.0-13.2)
19.8
(18.1-21.6)
16.7
(15.0-18.4)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
777
23.2
(18.3-28.9)
28.3
(23.6-33.7)
12.6
(9.0-17.5)
18.2
(13.8-23.7)
17.6
(14.1-21.7)
No
5,114
24.3
(22.5-26.2)
28.2
(26.3-30.2)
11.4
(10.0-13.1)
19.5
(17.8-21.3)
16.6
(14.9-18.3)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
2,474
23.4
(21.0-26.0)
25.8
(23.2-28.5)
12.2
(10.2-14.4)
20.7
(18.3-23.2)
18
(16.0-20.2)
No
3,409
24.6
(22.4-27.0)
29.4
(27.1-31.8)
11.3
(9.5-13.3)
18.7
(16.7-20.8)
16.1
(14.2-18.2)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
851
20.1
(16.2-24.7)
19.1
(15.5-23.3)
11.5
(7.2-17.8)
21.6
(16.9-27.0)
27.7
(23.4-32.6)
No
4,910
24.9
(22.9-26.9)
29.9
(27.9-32.0)
10.9
(9.6-12.5)
19.2
(17.5-21.0)
15.1
(13.5-16.9)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
442
15.2
(11.1-20.5)
16.9
(12.3-22.9)
14.9
(8.7-24.3)
21.6
(16.6-27.7)
31.3
(25.3-38.1)
No
5,316
24.8
(23.0-26.8)
29.1
(27.2-31.0)
11.2
(9.8-12.8)
19.1
(17.5-20.9)
15.7
(14.2-17.4)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
968
19.6
(15.8-23.9)
18.1
(15.0-21.7)
12.8
(9.2-17.5)
21
(17.5-24.9)
28.6
(24.1-33.5)
No
4,927
25
(23.1-27.0)
29.8
(27.8-31.8)
11.4
(9.9-13.0)
19
(17.3-20.9)
14.8
(13.2-16.4)

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Unadjusted proportions KENTUCKY, 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
5,916
64.6
(62.5-66.5)
26.1
(24.4-28.0)
6
(5.0-7.1)
1.6
(1.2-2.0)
1.8
(1.1-2.8)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
221
71.2
(61.9-78.9)
15.9
(11.2-22.0)
6.8
(3.5-12.7)*
1
(0.4-2.8)**
5.2
(1.3-18.7)**
25-34
614
63
(57.0-68.6)
25.3
(20.5-30.8)
8.8
(5.5-13.8)
1
(0.5-2.1)*
1.9
(0.9-3.6)*
35-54
2,111
66.9
(63.7-69.9)
26.2
(23.5-29.2)
4
(3.0-5.5)
1.5
(1.0-2.3)
1.3
(0.6-2.9)*
55+
2,952
60.6
(58.2-63.1)
29.5
(27.2-31.9)
6.4
(5.5-7.5)
2.1
(1.5-3.1)
1.3
(0.9-2.0)
Sex
Male
1,927
58.6
(55.1-62.0)
30.6
(27.6-33.8)
7
(5.2-9.3)
1.7
(1.1-2.6)
2.1
(1.0-4.5)*
Female
3,989
69.8
(67.7-71.9)
22.2
(20.4-24.1)
5
(4.1-6.1)
1.5
(1.1-1.9)
1.5
(1.0-2.3)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
5,554
64.9
(62.8-66.9)
26.3
(24.5-28.2)
5.8
(4.8-7.0)
1.5
(1.2-2.0)
1.4
(1.0-2.2)
Black, non-Hispanic
187
65.1
(54.7-74.3)
23
(15.7-32.4)
8.5
(3.7-18.6)*
1.4
(0.5-3.9)**
1.9
(0.5-7.6)**
Hispanic
71
48.7
(30.8-67.0)
38.4
(22.8-56.9)
7.8
(2.2-24.2)**
4.8
(1.6-13.6)**
0.3
(0.0-2.1)**
Other
84
57.1
(31.2-79.6)
15.7
(7.7-29.4)*
3.5
(1.2-10.1)**
0.5
(0.1-2.3)**
23.2
(4.8-64.7)**
Educational level
<High School
1,085
49.8
(44.5-55.2)
32.4
(27.8-37.5)
9.6
(6.5-13.9)
2
(1.2-3.3)
6.1
(2.6-13.8)*
High School graduate
2,324
59.8
(56.6-62.9)
29.5
(26.6-32.5)
7.3
(5.6-9.6)
2
(1.3-3.0)
1.4
(0.9-2.2)
Some College
1,284
71.1
(67.0-74.9)
21.9
(18.5-25.7)
4.6
(3.1-6.7)
1.3
(0.7-2.3)
1.1
(0.4-2.8)*
> College Graduate
1,207
74.4
(70.4-78.0)
21.3
(17.9-25.2)
2.9
(1.8-4.8)
0.8
(0.5-1.5)*
0.5
(0.2-1.7)**
Household Income
< $20,000
1,143
56.8
(52.1-61.4)
29.9
(25.9-34.2)
8.3
(5.6-12.2)
2.4
(1.4-4.0)
2.7
(1.8-4.0)
$20,000-$35,000
1,149
56.2
(51.1-61.2)
30.5
(26.2-35.1)
7.2
(4.8-10.8)
1.4
(0.9-2.4)
4.6
(1.9-10.7)*
$35,000-$50,000
717
66.8
(61.3-71.9)
27.7
(23.0-33.1)
3.8
(2.1-6.6)
1.3
(0.4-3.9)**
0.4
(0.1-1.3)**
$50,000-$75,000
647
67.6
(61.5-73.1)
26.5
(21.2-32.5)
4.2
(2.3-7.6)*
0.6
(0.2-1.5)*
1.1
(0.4-3.2)**
> $75,000
626
74.9
(69.5-79.7)
18.5
(14.6-23.2)
5.4
(2.8-10.0)*
0.9
(0.5-1.9)*
0.3
(0.1-0.8)**
Employment status
Employed
2,499
67.2
(64.0-70.1)
24.6
(22.0-27.4)
5.2
(3.8-7.0)
1.2
(0.8-1.9)
1.8
(0.8-4.0)*
Out of work
175
57.3
(44.8-69.0)
23.6
(15.6-33.9)
17.7
(8.4-33.5)*
1.5
(0.4-4.8)**
0
-
A homemaker
573
68.1
(62.5-73.3)
25.7
(20.9-31.2)
4
(2.6-6.2)
1.1
(0.5-2.3)*
1
(0.4-2.4)*
A student
80
75.9
(61.8-86.0)
17.7
(9.7-30.1)
2.9
(0.6-14.3)**
0.3
(0.0-1.9)**
3.2
(0.5-19.5)**
Retired
1,695
58.6
(55.4-61.7)
30.5
(27.5-33.6)
7.1
(5.9-8.7)
2.6
(1.7-4.2)
1.1
(0.6-1.9)
Unable to work
886
56.7
(51.8-61.6)
31
(26.6-35.7)
6.3
(4.5-8.8)
2.4
(1.4-4.2)
3.6
(2.3-5.4)
Veteran status
Yes
662
60.4
(55.1-65.4)
30.4
(25.7-35.5)
5
(3.3-7.6)
3.4
(1.8-6.4)*
0.8
(0.3-1.9)*
No
5,254
65.1
(62.9-67.3)
25.5
(23.7-27.5)
6.1
(5.0-7.4)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
1.9
(1.2-3.1)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
803
64.3
(59.4-69.0)
27.1
(22.7-31.9)
5.1
(3.7-7.2)
2.1
(1.3-3.4)
1.3
(0.6-2.7)*
No
5,110
64.6
(62.4-66.7)
26.1
(24.2-28.0)
6
(5.0-7.3)
1.5
(1.1-2.0)
1.8
(1.1-3.0)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
924
56.6
(52.1-60.9)
32.9
(28.8-37.4)
7
(5.2-9.4)
2.3
(1.3-4.2)
1.2
(0.5-2.5)*
No
4,941
65.7
(63.4-67.8)
25.3
(23.4-27.3)
5.8
(4.7-7.1)
1.5
(1.1-2.0)
1.8
(1.1-3.1)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
777
57.2
(51.3-63.0)
30.9
(25.4-37.1)
8.7
(5.9-12.7)
2.1
(1.1-3.9)*
1
(0.5-2.0)*
No
5,131
65.5
(63.4-67.6)
25.5
(23.7-27.4)
5.6
(4.5-6.8)
1.5
(1.1-2.0)
1.9
(1.1-3.1)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
2,474
63.1
(60.1-66.0)
25.9
(23.3-28.6)
7.4
(5.8-9.4)
2.5
(1.8-3.5)
1.2
(0.8-1.7)
No
3,427
65.2
(62.5-67.7)
26.2
(24.0-28.6)
5.3
(4.1-6.9)
1.2
(0.8-1.7)
2.1
(1.1-3.7)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
859
58
(52.0-63.7)
27.5
(22.5-33.1)
8.9
(5.0-15.4)
2.9
(1.8-4.7)
2.8
(1.8-4.3)
No
4,920
65.5
(63.3-67.6)
26.1
(24.3-28.1)
5.4
(4.5-6.5)
1.4
(1.0-1.9)
1.5
(0.8-2.8)*
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
449
55.4
(47.9-62.8)
25.3
(19.5-32.1)
9.7
(4.9-18.2)*
5.9
(3.6-9.4)
3.7
(2.2-6.0)
No
5,327
65.2
(63.1-67.3)
26.3
(24.5-28.2)
5.6
(4.6-6.7)
1.2
(0.9-1.7)
1.7
(1.0-2.8)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
981
70
(65.2-74.4)
19.7
(16.3-23.7)
5.5
(3.0-9.6)
2.6
(1.5-4.5)
2.2
(1.4-3.5)
No
4,929
63.6
(61.4-65.8)
27.2
(25.3-29.2)
6
(5.0-7.3)
1.4
(1.0-1.9)
1.7
(1.0-3.0)

† 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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