Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to site content
CDC Home

MISSISSIPPI 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 † MISSISSIPPI, 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
7,046
28.5
(26.9-30.2)
27.7
(26.1-29.4)
2.7
(2.2-3.2)
24.3
(22.9-25.8)
16.8
(15.6-18.1)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
237
26.5
(20.4-33.7)
32.5
(25.8-40.0)
2.7
(1.1-6.2)*
24.4
(18.7-31.3)
13.9
(9.3-20.2)
25-34
729
29.7
(25.8-33.9)
30.2
(26.2-34.5)
0.9
(0.4-1.9)*
24.4
(21.1-27.9)
14.8
(12.3-17.9)
35-54
2,542
26.1
(24.1-28.3)
26.8
(24.7-29.1)
2.6
(1.9-3.4)
26.5
(24.4-28.6)
18
(16.3-19.8)
55+
3,507
31.5
(29.8-33.4)
25.9
(24.2-27.8)
3.6
(3.0-4.4)
21.6
(20.0-23.2)
17.3
(15.9-18.9)
Sex
Male
2,338
32
(29.3-34.7)
30.6
(28.0-33.3)
2.3
(1.7-3.2)
20.6
(18.5-23.0)
14.5
(12.6-16.7)
Female
4,708
25.3
(23.6-27.1)
25
(23.2-26.9)
3
(2.4-3.7)
27.8
(26.0-29.6)
18.9
(17.5-20.5)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
4,589
24.1
(22.4-25.8)
27.3
(25.6-29.1)
3
(2.4-3.6)
26.7
(25.0-28.5)
19
(17.5-20.5)
Black, non-Hispanic
2,157
32.6
(29.5-35.8)
27
(24.0-30.3)
2.2
(1.4-3.4)
20.7
(18.3-23.2)
17.6
(15.0-20.4)
Hispanic
94
32
(20.5-46.3)
27.1
(16.6-41.0)
1
(0.2-6.2)**
30.4
(19.3-44.4)
9.4
(4.9-17.4)*
Other
111
22
(12.0-36.9)
36.2
(24.1-50.3)
3.2
(1.2-8.3)*
17.8
(8.4-34.1)*
20.7
(12.7-32.0)
Educational level
<High School
1,178
36.2
(32.0-40.5)
26.2
(22.1-30.7)
3.3
(2.0-5.5)
20
(16.4-24.1)
14.3
(11.6-17.5)
High School graduate
2,238
32.7
(29.8-35.8)
29.9
(27.0-33.0)
2.5
(1.8-3.5)
21.5
(19.2-24.0)
13.4
(11.7-15.3)
Some College
1,748
27.5
(24.2-31.1)
25.6
(22.6-28.9)
2.8
(1.9-4.0)
24.7
(22.0-27.7)
19.4
(16.6-22.6)
> College Graduate
1,873
23.9
(21.4-26.5)
27.2
(24.8-29.9)
2.2
(1.6-3.1)
26.8
(24.4-29.4)
19.9
(17.7-22.2)
Household Income
< $20,000
1,835
30.2
(26.9-33.7)
27.2
(23.9-30.8)
2.7
(1.9-3.7)
23.1
(20.1-26.4)
16.9
(14.5-19.6)
$20,000-$35,000
1,423
31.4
(28.0-35.0)
27.2
(23.7-31.0)
2.2
(1.2-4.1)*
24
(21.0-27.2)
15.2
(13.0-17.7)
$35,000-$50,000
908
26.5
(22.9-30.4)
26.5
(23.0-30.4)
1.9
(1.1-3.3)
26.8
(23.3-30.7)
18.3
(15.4-21.5)
$50,000-$75,000
903
24.4
(20.8-28.4)
27.8
(24.2-31.6)
2.8
(1.8-4.4)
25.2
(21.8-28.8)
19.8
(16.9-23.1)
> $75,000
1,147
27
(23.6-30.7)
29.5
(26.0-33.3)
3.1
(2.1-4.7)
23.3
(20.5-26.4)
17.1
(14.6-19.8)
Employment status
Employed
3,472
31
(28.8-33.4)
26.5
(24.5-28.7)
2.1
(1.6-2.8)
23.2
(21.4-25.1)
17.1
(15.6-18.8)
Out of work
285
22.7
(17.0-29.6)
38.1
(29.7-47.3)
1
(0.3-3.2)**
21.4
(15.1-29.5)
16.8
(11.7-23.4)
A homemaker
551
24.1
(20.3-28.4)
26.4
(21.8-31.5)
3.8
(2.4-6.0)
30.2
(25.8-35.1)
15.4
(12.2-19.3)
A student
99
18.5
(11.0-29.5)
28.9
(18.6-42.1)
4
(0.9-16.4)**
28.1
(18.4-40.3)
20.4
(9.5-38.5)*
Retired
1,780
27.5
(25.2-30.0)
27.9
(25.3-30.6)
4.2
(3.2-5.3)
23.9
(21.5-26.5)
16.5
(14.5-18.8)
Unable to work
853
23.9
(20.0-28.3)
27.5
(23.2-32.3)
2.9
(1.8-4.5)
26.4
(21.8-31.6)
19.3
(16.1-22.8)
Veteran status
Yes
863
26
(22.7-29.7)
27.7
(24.1-31.6)
3.5
(2.0-6.2)
21.8
(18.4-25.6)
20.9
(17.6-24.7)
No
6,183
28.8
(27.1-30.6)
27.7
(25.9-29.5)
2.5
(2.1-3.1)
24.6
(23.1-26.2)
16.4
(15.1-17.8)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
1,066
28.5
(25.2-32.0)
27.6
(24.0-31.4)
3.6
(2.5-5.3)
22.2
(19.1-25.7)
18.1
(15.4-21.2)
No
5,974
28.4
(26.7-30.2)
27.7
(26.0-29.5)
2.6
(2.1-3.2)
24.5
(23.0-26.1)
16.8
(15.4-18.2)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
903
25.3
(22.1-28.8)
27.9
(23.9-32.2)
3.3
(2.3-4.8)
23.1
(19.7-26.8)
20.4
(17.3-24.0)
No
6,070
28.8
(27.1-30.6)
27.7
(26.1-29.5)
2.6
(2.1-3.2)
24.4
(22.9-26.0)
16.5
(15.2-17.9)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
783
27.6
(23.2-32.6)
25.3
(20.9-30.2)
1.6
(0.9-2.9)
26.3
(21.7-31.4)
19.2
(15.8-23.0)
No
6,249
28.5
(26.8-30.2)
28
(26.3-29.8)
2.8
(2.3-3.4)
24.1
(22.7-25.7)
16.6
(15.3-18.0)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
2,897
24.5
(22.6-26.6)
28
(25.7-30.4)
3.1
(2.3-4.0)
25.6
(23.5-27.8)
18.8
(17.0-20.8)
No
4,121
30.1
(28.0-32.3)
27.6
(25.6-29.7)
2.4
(1.9-3.2)
23.7
(22.0-25.6)
16.1
(14.5-17.7)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
913
21.4
(17.9-25.5)
25.2
(21.1-29.7)
1.7
(1.0-2.9)
28.2
(24.1-32.7)
23.5
(19.8-27.6)
No
6,004
29.6
(27.9-31.4)
27.8
(26.1-29.6)
2.8
(2.3-3.5)
23.5
(22.0-25.0)
16.2
(14.9-17.6)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
456
20.8
(15.7-27.0)
23.7
(18.0-30.5)
2.1
(1.0-4.2)*
29.7
(23.3-37.0)
23.7
(18.7-29.6)
No
6,400
29.2
(27.5-30.9)
27.5
(25.9-29.2)
2.6
(2.1-3.2)
24.2
(22.7-25.7)
16.5
(15.2-17.8)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
1,012
21.2
(17.8-25.0)
27
(23.3-31.1)
3.5
(2.4-5.1)
27.1
(23.4-31.2)
21.1
(18.3-24.3)
No
6,013
29.5
(27.8-31.3)
27.8
(26.1-29.6)
2.5
(2.0-3.2)
23.9
(22.4-25.5)
16.2
(14.9-17.6)

 

Top of Page


 

Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Adjusted proportions Tables † MISSISSIPPI, 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
7,059
71.9
(70.3-73.5)
21.4
(20.0-22.9)
1.2
(0.9-1.6)
3.5
(2.8-4.3)
1.9
(1.4-2.8)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
234
58
(50.3-65.2)
27.6
(21.5-34.8)
0.8
(0.2-2.8)**
9
(5.8-13.7)
4.7
(2.1-9.8)*
25-34
730
69.4
(65.2-73.3)
25.4
(21.8-29.5)
1
(0.4-2.5)*
2.3
(1.4-3.7)
1.9
(1.0-3.5)*
35-54
2,537
74.4
(72.2-76.4)
20
(18.1-22.0)
1.4
(0.9-2.0)
2.8
(2.1-3.8)
1.4
(1.0-2.1)
55+
3,527
76.2
(74.5-77.8)
18.8
(17.3-20.4)
1.4
(1.1-1.9)
2.5
(2.0-3.1)
1.1
(0.8-1.6)
Sex
Male
2,331
67.5
(64.8-70.2)
24.5
(22.1-27.1)
1.4
(1.0-2.0)
4.1
(3.1-5.6)
2.4
(1.4-4.1)
Female
4,728
76.1
(74.4-77.8)
18.4
(16.9-20.0)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
2.9
(2.3-3.7)
1.5
(1.0-2.2)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
4,592
72.5
(70.6-74.2)
22
(20.3-23.7)
1.4
(1.0-1.8)
3.3
(2.5-4.3)
0.9
(0.6-1.4)
Black, non-Hispanic
2,162
70.1
(67.1-73.0)
19.9
(17.4-22.6)
1.2
(0.7-2.0)
4.7
(3.5-6.3)
4.1
(2.7-6.2)
Hispanic
92
71.8
(59.2-81.7)
21.5
(12.3-34.8)
0.1
(0.1-0.1)
6.4
(2.4-16.0)*
0.2
(0.0-1.4)**
Other
114
61.1
(47.5-73.1)
27.8
(17.3-41.5)
0.1
(0.1-0.1)
9.6
(3.0-26.7)**
1.4
(0.3-6.2)**
Educational level
<High School
1,197
66.3
(62.0-70.4)
24
(20.3-28.2)
1.1
(0.6-1.9)
5.9
(3.9-8.7)
2.7
(1.7-4.2)
High School graduate
2,223
68
(65.0-70.8)
23.3
(20.7-26.1)
1.7
(1.1-2.6)
4.9
(3.6-6.4)
2.1
(1.4-3.2)
Some College
1,744
72.4
(68.9-75.5)
21
(18.2-24.1)
1.2
(0.7-2.0)
2.6
(1.7-4.0)
2.9
(1.3-6.2)*
> College Graduate
1,886
76.5
(73.9-79.0)
19.8
(17.5-22.4)
1
(0.6-1.7)
1.8
(1.2-2.7)
0.8
(0.3-2.0)*
Household Income
< $20,000
1,830
69.5
(66.0-72.7)
23.5
(20.5-26.8)
1.6
(0.9-2.8)
3.7
(2.6-5.3)
1.7
(1.1-2.5)
$20,000-$35,000
1,418
68.8
(65.2-72.2)
22.6
(19.4-26.1)
1.6
(1.0-2.5)
5.2
(3.7-7.3)
1.8
(1.0-3.2)
$35,000-$50,000
903
76.3
(72.4-79.8)
19.2
(16.0-22.9)
0.7
(0.3-1.8)**
2.5
(1.5-4.2)
1.3
(0.4-4.0)**
$50,000-$75,000
912
71.2
(67.2-74.9)
21.7
(18.3-25.5)
1.2
(0.7-2.2)*
3.5
(1.9-6.1)
2.4
(1.2-4.7)*
> $75,000
1,151
74.7
(71.0-78.0)
21.6
(18.4-25.2)
0.9
(0.5-1.7)*
2.3
(1.0-5.0)*
0.5
(0.2-1.5)**
Employment status
Employed
3,464
72.1
(69.9-74.2)
21.6
(19.6-23.6)
1.1
(0.7-1.5)
3.6
(2.7-4.8)
1.7
(1.1-2.5)
Out of work
283
71.2
(63.5-78.0)
21.5
(15.4-29.2)
1.4
(0.4-5.2)**
3
(1.5-5.7)*
2.9
(1.3-6.4)*
A homemaker
554
70.9
(65.7-75.6)
21.4
(17.2-26.3)
1.4
(0.6-3.5)*
4.1
(2.3-7.4)*
2.1
(0.9-4.7)*
A student
97
71.5
(60.0-80.8)
14.5
(8.3-24.1)
2.6
(0.6-10.0)**
4.9
(1.9-11.7)*
6.6
(1.8-21.5)**
Retired
1,789
71
(68.3-73.5)
23.7
(21.3-26.3)
1.4
(1.0-2.1)
2.7
(1.9-3.7)
1.2
(0.7-1.9)
Unable to work
865
73.3
(68.7-77.5)
20.8
(17.2-24.9)
1
(0.6-1.8)*
3.6
(2.4-5.4)
1.3
(0.7-2.2)
Veteran status
Yes
855
72.4
(68.7-75.9)
22.4
(19.1-26.2)
1.4
(0.8-2.4)
3
(1.9-4.6)
0.7
(0.3-1.6)*
No
6,204
71.8
(70.1-73.6)
21.3
(19.7-22.9)
1.2
(0.9-1.6)
3.6
(2.9-4.5)
2.1
(1.5-3.0)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
1,078
73.7
(70.1-76.9)
20.2
(17.2-23.6)
1.5
(0.9-2.5)
3.3
(2.3-4.8)
1.2
(0.7-2.0)
No
5,976
71.6
(69.8-73.3)
21.5
(19.9-23.2)
1.2
(0.9-1.6)
3.6
(2.9-4.5)
2.1
(1.5-3.0)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
904
71.7
(67.8-75.3)
22.5
(19.1-26.4)
1.9
(1.2-3.2)
3.2
(2.1-4.9)
0.6
(0.3-1.3)*
No
6,079
72
(70.3-73.7)
21.3
(19.8-22.9)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
3.5
(2.8-4.3)
2.1
(1.5-3.0)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
797
71.4
(66.5-75.9)
21.8
(17.6-26.6)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)
3.3
(1.8-5.7)
2.1
(1.2-3.7)
No
6,248
71.9
(70.2-73.6)
21.3
(19.8-22.9)
1.2
(0.9-1.6)
3.6
(2.9-4.4)
2
(1.4-2.9)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
2,909
71.9
(69.6-74.1)
21.9
(19.9-24.1)
1
(0.7-1.4)
3.6
(2.8-4.5)
1.6
(1.0-2.5)
No
4,122
72
(69.9-73.9)
21.1
(19.3-23.1)
1.3
(0.9-1.8)
3.5
(2.7-4.6)
2.1
(1.4-3.2)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
909
70.4
(66.1-74.3)
21.3
(17.7-25.4)
1.3
(0.6-2.8)*
3.8
(2.5-5.8)
3.3
(1.9-5.7)
No
6,021
72.2
(70.5-73.9)
21.5
(19.9-23.1)
1.1
(0.9-1.5)
3.5
(2.7-4.4)
1.7
(1.1-2.6)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
447
67
(60.1-73.3)
19.5
(14.7-25.3)
1.1
(0.4-2.5)*
3.8
(2.0-7.2)*
8.6
(5.7-12.6)
No
6,428
72.1
(70.4-73.7)
21.6
(20.0-23.2)
1.2
(0.9-1.5)
3.4
(2.7-4.2)
1.8
(1.2-2.7)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
1,022
75.9
(72.3-79.2)
19.1
(16.0-22.7)
0.9
(0.5-1.7)*
3
(2.0-4.5)
1
(0.6-1.9)*
No
6,014
71.4
(69.6-73.1)
21.7
(20.1-23.3)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
3.6
(2.9-4.5)
2.1
(1.4-3.0)

 

Top of Page


 

Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Unadjusted proportions MISSISSIPPI, 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
7,046
28.9
(27.3-30.5)
26.6
(25.1-28.1)
2.6
(2.2-3.2)
23.6
(22.2-25.0)
18.3
(17.1-19.6)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
237
30
(23.1-37.9)
30
(23.6-37.2)
3
(1.3-6.7)*
21.7
(16.4-28.2)
15.4
(10.4-22.2)
25-34
729
29.8
(25.9-34.1)
28.7
(24.9-32.8)
0.9
(0.4-1.8)*
24
(20.7-27.5)
16.6
(13.8-19.9)
35-54
2,542
25.3
(23.3-27.4)
26
(24.0-28.2)
2.5
(1.9-3.3)
26.5
(24.4-28.6)
19.7
(18.0-21.6)
55+
3,507
32.3
(30.5-34.1)
24.4
(22.7-26.1)
3.7
(3.1-4.4)
20.7
(19.2-22.2)
19
(17.5-20.6)
Sex
Male
2,338
32.4
(29.7-35.3)
29.7
(27.2-32.4)
2.3
(1.6-3.1)
20
(18.0-22.3)
15.5
(13.5-17.7)
Female
4,708
25.7
(24.0-27.4)
23.7
(22.0-25.5)
3
(2.4-3.7)
26.8
(25.1-28.5)
20.9
(19.3-22.4)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
4,589
24.8
(23.1-26.6)
27.1
(25.4-29.0)
3
(2.4-3.6)
26.3
(24.6-28.0)
18.8
(17.4-20.4)
Black, non-Hispanic
2,157
36.5
(33.2-39.8)
24.9
(22.1-27.9)
2.1
(1.4-3.3)
18.6
(16.4-20.9)
17.9
(15.4-20.7)
Hispanic
94
33.7
(21.2-48.9)
27.5
(16.9-41.4)
0.9
(0.1-6.1)**
29.1
(17.7-43.8)
8.9
(4.5-16.8)*
Other
111
23.8
(12.7-40.1)
37.8
(25.6-51.8)
3.3
(1.2-8.5)*
16.4
(7.8-31.2)*
18.7
(11.0-29.9)
Educational level
<High School
1,178
38.3
(34.1-42.7)
23.7
(19.9-28.0)
3.5
(2.1-5.7)
18.2
(14.9-21.9)
16.3
(13.4-19.8)
High School graduate
2,238
32.9
(30.0-35.9)
28.3
(25.5-31.2)
2.5
(1.8-3.5)
21
(18.8-23.4)
15.3
(13.4-17.3)
Some College
1,748
25.9
(22.7-29.4)
25
(22.2-28.1)
2.7
(1.9-3.9)
25.1
(22.3-28.2)
21.2
(18.3-24.5)
> College Graduate
1,873
21.2
(18.9-23.7)
27.7
(25.1-30.3)
2.2
(1.6-3.0)
28.4
(25.9-31.0)
20.5
(18.3-22.8)
Household Income
< $20,000
1,835
34.9
(31.5-38.5)
24.3
(21.4-27.5)
2.5
(1.8-3.3)
20
(17.4-22.8)
18.3
(15.9-21.0)
$20,000-$35,000
1,423
33.5
(30.0-37.3)
26
(22.6-29.7)
2.2
(1.2-4.0)*
22.4
(19.6-25.4)
15.9
(13.7-18.5)
$35,000-$50,000
908
25.4
(21.8-29.3)
26.1
(22.6-29.9)
1.9
(1.1-3.3)
27.2
(23.6-31.2)
19.4
(16.4-22.8)
$50,000-$75,000
903
20.8
(17.6-24.4)
27.8
(24.3-31.6)
2.9
(1.9-4.4)
27.2
(23.7-31.0)
21.3
(18.3-24.8)
> $75,000
1,147
21.9
(19.0-25.2)
31.2
(27.5-35.0)
3.3
(2.2-4.8)
25.9
(22.8-29.3)
17.8
(15.2-20.6)
Employment status
Employed
3,472
29.4
(27.2-31.7)
26.8
(24.9-28.9)
2.1
(1.5-2.8)
23.8
(22.0-25.6)
18
(16.4-19.7)
Out of work
285
27.3
(21.1-34.4)
35.7
(27.6-44.7)
0.9
(0.2-3.1)**
18.5
(13.0-25.6)
17.7
(12.5-24.4)
A homemaker
551
21.6
(18.0-25.7)
23.4
(19.2-28.2)
3.7
(2.3-5.9)
33
(28.3-38.1)
18.2
(14.6-22.6)
A student
99
18
(10.4-29.4)
30.9
(20.3-44.0)
3.9
(0.9-15.4)**
28.2
(18.3-40.9)
19
(8.9-36.0)*
Retired
1,780
32.9
(30.4-35.5)
24.5
(22.2-26.9)
4.5
(3.5-5.6)
20.5
(18.4-22.7)
17.7
(15.6-20.0)
Unable to work
853
30.6
(25.9-35.8)
23.5
(19.8-27.6)
3
(1.9-4.6)
21.5
(17.6-26.0)
21.4
(18.1-25.2)
Veteran status
Yes
863
28.7
(25.2-32.5)
28.6
(25.0-32.4)
3.8
(2.2-6.7)
19.7
(16.6-23.3)
19.2
(16.1-22.7)
No
6,183
28.9
(27.2-30.7)
26.3
(24.7-28.0)
2.5
(2.1-3.0)
24.1
(22.7-25.7)
18.2
(16.8-19.6)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
1,066
33.9
(30.3-37.7)
23.8
(20.7-27.2)
3.6
(2.5-5.2)
18.8
(16.1-21.8)
20
(17.1-23.1)
No
5,974
28.2
(26.5-30.0)
26.9
(25.3-28.6)
2.5
(2.1-3.1)
24.2
(22.7-25.7)
18.1
(16.8-19.6)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
903
31.2
(27.6-35.2)
24.3
(20.8-28.2)
3.6
(2.5-5.2)
19.1
(16.2-22.4)
21.7
(18.5-25.3)
No
6,070
28.6
(26.9-30.3)
26.9
(25.3-28.6)
2.6
(2.1-3.1)
24
(22.6-25.5)
18
(16.6-19.4)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
783
29.4
(24.6-34.7)
23.9
(19.5-28.9)
1.6
(0.9-2.8)
24.4
(20.1-29.3)
20.7
(17.1-24.8)
No
6,249
28.8
(27.2-30.5)
26.9
(25.3-28.5)
2.8
(2.3-3.4)
23.5
(22.1-25.0)
18
(16.7-19.4)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
2,897
28.2
(26.1-30.4)
25.1
(23.0-27.4)
3.2
(2.5-4.2)
22.9
(21.0-24.8)
20.6
(18.7-22.6)
No
4,121
29
(27.0-31.1)
27.3
(25.4-29.3)
2.4
(1.9-3.1)
23.9
(22.1-25.7)
17.4
(15.8-19.1)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
913
23.4
(19.6-27.6)
23.4
(19.6-27.5)
1.7
(1.0-2.8)
26.2
(22.4-30.4)
25.4
(21.6-29.6)
No
6,004
29.9
(28.1-31.6)
27.1
(25.4-28.8)
2.8
(2.3-3.4)
23
(21.6-24.5)
17.3
(16.0-18.7)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
456
25
(18.9-32.3)
21.1
(16.0-27.4)
2.1
(1.0-4.1)*
25.4
(19.7-32.1)
26.4
(21.1-32.4)
No
6,400
29.2
(27.6-30.9)
26.7
(25.2-28.3)
2.6
(2.1-3.2)
23.8
(22.4-25.3)
17.7
(16.4-19.0)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
1,012
21.5
(18.2-25.3)
24.6
(21.1-28.5)
3.5
(2.4-5.0)
26.5
(22.9-30.5)
23.9
(20.8-27.3)
No
6,013
29.9
(28.2-31.7)
26.9
(25.2-28.6)
2.5
(2.0-3.1)
23.1
(21.7-24.7)
17.5
(16.2-19.0)
p> 

Top of Page


 

Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Unadjusted proportions MISSISSIPPI, 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
7,059
69.4
(67.7-71.1)
22.4
(21.0-23.9)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
4.6
(3.8-5.5)
2.3
(1.6-3.2)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
234
50.6
(42.9-58.4)
29.4
(23.1-36.6)
0.9
(0.2-3.3)**
12.7
(8.4-18.8)
6.4
(2.9-13.4)*
25-34
730
67.8
(63.6-71.7)
26.1
(22.4-30.1)
1
(0.4-2.6)*
2.9
(1.8-4.7)
2.2
(1.2-4.0)*
35-54
2,537
73.4
(71.2-75.4)
20.3
(18.4-22.2)
1.4
(1.0-2.0)
3.5
(2.6-4.5)
1.5
(1.1-2.2)
55+
3,527
74.2
(72.4-75.8)
19.8
(18.3-21.3)
1.6
(1.2-2.1)
3.1
(2.5-3.9)
1.3
(1.0-1.8)
Sex
Male
2,331
64.7
(61.8-67.4)
25.7
(23.3-28.3)
1.5
(1.0-2.2)
5.3
(4.0-7.1)
2.8
(1.6-4.7)
Female
4,728
73.7
(71.9-75.5)
19.4
(17.9-21.1)
1.2
(0.9-1.7)
3.9
(3.1-4.9)
1.8
(1.3-2.5)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
4,592
72.6
(70.7-74.4)
21.8
(20.2-23.6)
1.4
(1.1-1.9)
3.3
(2.5-4.3)
0.9
(0.6-1.4)
Black, non-Hispanic
2,162
64.9
(61.5-68.2)
22.4
(19.8-25.3)
1.4
(0.8-2.3)
6.2
(4.7-8.2)
5
(3.2-7.8)
Hispanic
92
68.1
(52.7-80.3)
24
(13.2-39.6)
0
-
7.6
(2.7-19.4)**
0.3
(0.0-1.9)**
Other
114
55.2
(41.0-68.6)
32
(20.9-45.5)
0
-
11.1
(3.0-33.4)**
1.7
(0.4-7.4)**
Educational level
<High School
1,197
60.8
(56.2-65.3)
26.1
(22.2-30.3)
1.3
(0.7-2.1)
8.3
(5.6-12.2)
3.5
(2.2-5.6)
High School graduate
2,223
64.9
(61.9-67.9)
24.4
(21.8-27.2)
1.8
(1.2-2.7)
6.3
(4.8-8.4)
2.6
(1.7-3.8)
Some College
1,744
71.2
(67.6-74.5)
21.6
(18.9-24.6)
1.2
(0.7-2.1)
3.1
(2.0-4.8)
2.9
(1.2-6.6)*
> College Graduate
1,886
78.4
(75.8-80.8)
18.6
(16.3-21.1)
1
(0.6-1.6)
1.6
(1.0-2.4)
0.5
(0.2-1.6)**
Household Income
< $20,000
1,830
65.4
(61.9-68.7)
24.8
(21.9-27.9)
1.9
(1.1-3.4)
5.6
(4.0-7.7)
2.3
(1.6-3.3)
$20,000-$35,000
1,418
65
(61.0-68.7)
24
(20.6-27.7)
1.8
(1.1-2.8)
7.1
(5.2-9.7)
2.2
(1.3-3.9)
$35,000-$50,000
903
75.8
(71.7-79.4)
19.5
(16.3-23.3)
0.7
(0.3-1.8)*
2.8
(1.7-4.5)
1.3
(0.4-3.9)**
$50,000-$75,000
912
72.8
(68.7-76.5)
20.9
(17.6-24.7)
1.1
(0.6-2.1)*
3.2
(1.8-5.7)*
2
(1.0-4.0)*
> $75,000
1,151
76.2
(72.4-79.6)
20.6
(17.4-24.2)
0.8
(0.4-1.5)*
2
(0.9-4.4)*
0.4
(0.1-1.1)**
Employment status
Employed
3,464
69.9
(67.6-72.1)
22.8
(20.9-24.9)
1.1
(0.8-1.5)
4.4
(3.3-5.8)
1.8
(1.2-2.6)
Out of work
283
59.9
(51.1-68.0)
27.3
(19.9-36.1)
1.8
(0.5-6.6)**
5.8
(3.1-10.5)*
5.3
(2.4-11.4)*
A homemaker
554
74.3
(69.5-78.6)
18.9
(15.1-23.3)
1.4
(0.6-3.4)*
3.8
(2.1-6.8)*
1.6
(0.7-3.5)*
A student
97
56.7
(42.5-69.9)
19.9
(11.7-31.7)
2.9
(0.7-11.2)**
10.1
(4.2-22.2)*
10.4
(2.7-32.7)**
Retired
1,789
72.6
(70.2-75.0)
21.4
(19.3-23.8)
1.8
(1.2-2.5)
3
(2.2-4.0)
1.2
(0.8-1.9)
Unable to work
865
68.9
(64.5-72.9)
22.3
(18.8-26.2)
1.3
(0.8-2.4)
5.6
(3.9-7.9)
1.9
(1.2-3.2)
Veteran status
Yes
855
70.1
(66.0-73.9)
23.9
(20.4-27.9)
1.7
(1.0-2.9)
3.4
(2.2-5.2)
0.8
(0.4-1.7)*
No
6,204
69.3
(67.5-71.1)
22.2
(20.7-23.8)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
4.7
(3.8-5.8)
2.5
(1.7-3.5)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
1,078
72.2
(68.7-75.5)
20
(17.1-23.3)
1.9
(1.2-3.1)
4.4
(3.1-6.1)
1.5
(0.9-2.4)
No
5,976
69.1
(67.2-70.9)
22.7
(21.2-24.3)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
4.6
(3.7-5.7)
2.4
(1.6-3.4)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
904
70.7
(66.7-74.4)
22.1
(18.7-25.9)
2.6
(1.6-4.2)
3.9
(2.6-5.9)
0.7
(0.4-1.5)*
No
6,079
69.4
(67.6-71.2)
22.4
(20.9-24.0)
1.2
(0.9-1.6)
4.5
(3.7-5.6)
2.4
(1.7-3.4)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
797
68
(62.6-72.9)
23.5
(19.0-28.7)
1.6
(0.9-2.8)*
4.5
(2.5-7.9)
2.5
(1.4-4.4)
No
6,248
69.6
(67.9-71.4)
22.2
(20.8-23.8)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
4.6
(3.7-5.6)
2.2
(1.5-3.3)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
2,909
71.4
(69.1-73.5)
21.4
(19.4-23.5)
1.2
(0.9-1.7)
4.3
(3.4-5.3)
1.8
(1.2-2.7)
No
4,122
68.6
(66.4-70.8)
22.8
(21.0-24.8)
1.4
(1.0-1.9)
4.7
(3.6-6.0)
2.5
(1.6-3.8)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
909
65.8
(61.1-70.1)
23
(19.2-27.2)
1.5
(0.7-3.1)*
5.5
(3.6-8.3)
4.3
(2.5-7.4)
No
6,021
70.1
(68.3-71.8)
22.3
(20.8-24.0)
1.3
(1.0-1.6)
4.4
(3.5-5.4)
1.9
(1.3-3.0)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
447
62
(55.0-68.6)
22.5
(17.4-28.5)
1.3
(0.6-2.9)*
7.2
(4.2-12.0)
7
(3.6-13.0)*
No
6,428
70.3
(68.5-72.0)
22.4
(20.9-24.0)
1.2
(0.9-1.6)
4.2
(3.4-5.2)
1.9
(1.3-2.9)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
1,022
75.6
(71.9-79.0)
18.8
(15.7-22.4)
1
(0.5-1.9)*
3.5
(2.4-5.1)
1.1
(0.6-2.0)*
No
6,014
68.6
(66.7-70.3)
22.9
(21.4-24.5)
1.4
(1.1-1.8)
4.7
(3.8-5.8)
2.4
(1.7-3.5)

 

† 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.

Top of Page

 
  • Page last reviewed: November 1, 2012
  • Page last updated: November 1, 2012
USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC-INFO