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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 † VERMONT, 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
6,094
24.5
(23.0-26.1)
38.9
(37.2-40.6)
2.7
(2.2-3.4)
25.5
(24.1-27.0)
8.3
(7.4-9.4)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
157
24.1
(17.6-32.0)
41.5
(33.5-50.0)
3.8
(1.6-8.8)*
24.7
(18.2-32.6)
5.9
(2.6-12.8)*
25-34
433
18.2
(14.4-22.8)
46
(40.9-51.1)
1.6
(0.8-3.5)*
27.3
(23.1-31.9)
6.9
(4.8-9.9)
35-54
2,205
21.1
(19.1-23.2)
39.8
(37.5-42.1)
2.3
(1.7-3.2)
27.4
(25.5-29.5)
9.3
(8.1-10.8)
55+
3,264
31.6
(29.8-33.5)
34
(32.1-35.8)
3.2
(2.6-4.1)
22.4
(20.8-24.0)
8.8
(7.8-9.9)
Sex
Male
2,428
25.3
(23.1-27.8)
42.4
(39.7-45.0)
2.7
(1.9-3.7)
22.5
(20.5-24.7)
7.1
(5.8-8.7)
Female
3,666
23.8
(21.9-25.8)
35.6
(33.5-37.7)
2.8
(2.0-3.8)
28.4
(26.5-30.4)
9.5
(8.3-10.8)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
5,797
23
(21.6-24.5)
39
(37.3-40.7)
2.8
(2.3-3.5)
26.7
(25.2-28.2)
8.5
(7.6-9.5)
Black, non-Hispanic
19
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Hispanic
68
34.1
(21.1-49.9)
23.5
(13.5-37.8)
0.8
(0.5-1.1)
33.6
(18.7-52.8)
8
(3.3-18.2)*
Other
141
20.4
(13.1-30.3)
42.4
(32.1-53.5)
1.2
(0.4-3.1)**
22.3
(15.1-31.7)
13.7
(9.0-20.3)
Educational level
<High School
325
32.1
(26.1-38.7)
41
(33.4-49.1)
0.9
(0.4-2.4)*
18.8
(13.7-25.2)
7.2
(4.5-11.3)
High School graduate
1,835
32.4
(29.4-35.6)
33
(30.0-36.2)
2.8
(1.7-4.4)
23.5
(20.9-26.4)
8.2
(6.6-10.3)
Some College
1,376
22
(19.0-25.3)
38.8
(35.2-42.6)
3.2
(2.1-4.7)
25.8
(22.9-29.1)
10.2
(8.0-12.9)
> College Graduate
2,553
17.3
(15.4-19.4)
43.2
(40.8-45.7)
2.9
(2.2-3.9)
28.7
(26.5-30.9)
7.8
(6.7-9.1)
Household Income
< $20,000
865
29.5
(24.6-35.0)
32
(27.1-37.2)
1.8
(1.1-3.1)
25.7
(21.5-30.4)
11
(8.9-13.6)
$20,000-$35,000
1,091
24.2
(21.1-27.6)
36.6
(32.7-40.6)
3.2
(1.8-5.7)
24.5
(20.9-28.4)
11.5
(9.1-14.5)
$35,000-$50,000
903
23.7
(20.3-27.4)
40.7
(36.6-44.9)
1.6
(1.0-2.7)
26.8
(23.3-30.6)
7.2
(5.6-9.3)
$50,000-$75,000
1,024
22.7
(19.5-26.2)
41.2
(37.5-45.0)
3.1
(1.9-4.8)
26.3
(23.2-29.6)
6.7
(5.2-8.7)
> $75,000
1,586
22.4
(19.7-25.3)
41.7
(38.7-44.7)
3.3
(2.2-4.7)
25.7
(23.3-28.2)
7
(5.6-8.7)
Employment status
Employed
3,688
23.2
(21.3-25.3)
40.1
(37.9-42.3)
2.8
(2.1-3.8)
26.1
(24.3-28.0)
7.8
(6.6-9.0)
Out of work
308
25.1
(18.9-32.5)
35.3
(28.3-43.0)
1.8
(0.7-5.0)**
23.7
(17.6-31.0)
14.1
(10.0-19.4)
A homemaker
284
28.2
(22.5-34.7)
28.8
(22.6-35.9)
4.9
(2.6-9.0)*
27.2
(21.9-33.3)
10.9
(6.1-18.7)
A student
53
27.6
(14.5-46.1)
49.1
(33.0-65.4)
3.2
(0.4-20.2)**
16.6
(8.0-31.3)*
3.5
(0.8-14.9)**
Retired
1,414
30.2
(27.5-33.1)
39.3
(36.2-42.5)
2.6
(1.8-3.8)
21.2
(18.8-23.8)
6.7
(5.3-8.3)
Unable to work
319
18.7
(14.6-23.7)
30.1
(24.0-36.9)
2.3
(1.1-4.7)*
35.1
(28.5-42.2)
13.8
(10.3-18.3)
Veteran status
Yes
787
21.8
(18.8-25.2)
38.9
(34.8-43.2)
3.7
(2.5-5.4)
25.5
(21.6-29.9)
10.1
(7.8-12.9)
No
5,291
24.9
(23.2-26.6)
38.8
(36.9-40.7)
2.6
(2.0-3.4)
25.6
(24.0-27.2)
8.2
(7.2-9.3)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
530
26.3
(22.5-30.5)
31.1
(26.7-36.0)
2
(1.1-3.9)*
29.7
(25.1-34.6)
10.9
(8.2-14.3)
No
5,561
24.4
(22.8-26.1)
39.3
(37.5-41.2)
2.8
(2.2-3.5)
25.3
(23.8-26.9)
8.2
(7.2-9.2)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
553
26.3
(22.4-30.7)
34.7
(30.2-39.6)
2.2
(1.2-3.9)
24.3
(20.0-29.1)
12.5
(9.5-16.2)
No
5,501
24.4
(22.8-26.1)
39.1
(37.3-41.0)
2.8
(2.2-3.5)
25.6
(24.1-27.2)
8.1
(7.1-9.1)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
852
20.1
(16.9-23.7)
39.4
(34.9-44.0)
2.7
(1.5-4.8)
28.2
(24.4-32.4)
9.6
(6.7-13.4)
No
5,222
25.3
(23.6-27.1)
38.7
(36.9-40.6)
2.8
(2.2-3.5)
25.1
(23.5-26.7)
8.1
(7.2-9.1)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
2,267
24.6
(22.5-26.7)
35.5
(33.0-38.1)
2.3
(1.7-3.1)
26.7
(24.4-29.1)
11
(9.2-13.1)
No
3,798
24.4
(22.5-26.5)
40.1
(37.9-42.3)
2.9
(2.2-3.9)
25.2
(23.5-27.1)
7.4
(6.3-8.5)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
867
26.7
(23.5-30.1)
34.9
(31.2-38.7)
3.2
(2.1-4.8)
26.8
(23.3-30.6)
8.4
(6.7-10.6)
No
5,216
24.3
(22.7-26.1)
39.3
(37.4-41.2)
2.7
(2.1-3.5)
25.4
(23.8-27.0)
8.3
(7.3-9.4)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
553
16.4
(12.8-20.7)
29.5
(24.5-35.1)
1.7
(0.8-3.4)*
35.7
(30.3-41.6)
16.8
(12.7-21.8)
No
5,462
25.5
(23.9-27.2)
39.7
(37.9-41.5)
2.9
(2.3-3.7)
24.4
(23.0-26.0)
7.4
(6.6-8.4)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
184
11
(6.8-17.3)
24.5
(17.1-34.0)
2.3
(0.7-7.0)**
36
(26.7-46.5)
26.1
(17.2-37.7)
No
5,828
25
(23.4-26.6)
39.4
(37.7-41.2)
2.8
(2.2-3.5)
25.2
(23.8-26.8)
7.6
(6.7-8.5)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
893
22.2
(18.2-26.8)
33
(28.8-37.5)
1.5
(0.9-2.5)
31.2
(27.1-35.6)
12
(9.4-15.3)
No
5,183
25.1
(23.4-26.8)
39.3
(37.5-41.2)
3
(2.3-3.7)
24.6
(23.1-26.2)
8
(7.1-9.1)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Adjusted proportions Tables † VERMONT, 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
6,096
69
(67.2-70.6)
25.2
(23.6-26.9)
1.5
(1.1-2.1)
3.1
(2.4-4.0)
1.2
(0.8-1.7)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
157
53.7
(45.5-61.7)
39.1
(31.3-47.5)
1.2
(0.4-3.8)**
5.3
(2.6-10.6)*
0.6
(0.1-4.0)**
25-34
431
63.6
(58.6-68.3)
30.1
(25.6-35.1)
1.4
(0.5-3.9)**
2.8
(1.4-5.2)*
2.1
(0.8-5.3)*
35-54
2,204
71.3
(69.0-73.4)
22.9
(20.9-25.1)
1.7
(1.1-2.7)
3
(2.2-4.1)
1.1
(0.6-1.9)
55+
3,269
74
(72.2-75.7)
20.6
(19.0-22.3)
1.6
(1.1-2.2)
2.5
(1.9-3.3)
1.3
(0.9-1.9)
Sex
Male
2,410
62.1
(59.5-64.7)
30.7
(28.2-33.3)
1.9
(1.3-2.8)
3.6
(2.6-4.8)
1.7
(1.0-2.8)
Female
3,686
75.3
(73.3-77.3)
20.1
(18.2-22.0)
1.2
(0.8-1.8)
2.8
(1.9-4.0)
0.7
(0.4-1.1)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
5,798
69.1
(67.5-70.7)
25.2
(23.7-26.9)
1.4
(1.1-1.9)
3.1
(2.5-3.8)
1.1
(0.8-1.4)
Black, non-Hispanic
19
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Hispanic
68
53.5
(40.8-65.8)
43.5
(31.0-56.8)
0.5
(0.3-0.8)
1.3
(0.8-2.0)
1.2
(0.2-8.0)**
Other
143
70.1
(59.8-78.7)
21.6
(14.0-31.9)
1.1
(0.3-3.3)**
3
(1.2-6.9)*
4.2
(2.0-8.7)*
Educational level
<High School
318
56.8
(49.0-64.2)
34.3
(27.1-42.3)
1.8
(0.6-5.7)**
3.8
(2.2-6.5)
3.3
(1.2-8.9)**
High School graduate
1,820
61.9
(58.7-65.0)
30
(27.0-33.2)
2
(1.3-3.2)
4.4
(3.0-6.4)
1.7
(1.0-2.9)
Some College
1,376
70.3
(66.6-73.7)
24
(20.8-27.5)
1.3
(0.7-2.2)
3.6
(2.3-5.8)
0.9
(0.4-1.8)*
> College Graduate
2,576
76.4
(74.1-78.6)
20.4
(18.3-22.7)
1.3
(0.7-2.3)*
1.5
(1.0-2.3)
0.4
(0.2-0.8)*
Household Income
< $20,000
852
59.8
(54.4-65.0)
28.9
(24.1-34.3)
1.8
(0.8-4.3)*
6.3
(3.9-9.8)
3.2
(1.7-5.8)*
$20,000-$35,000
1,086
66.8
(62.8-70.5)
28
(24.3-32.0)
1.3
(0.7-2.4)*
2.8
(1.9-4.3)
1.1
(0.4-3.3)**
$35,000-$50,000
900
70.6
(66.5-74.3)
24.5
(20.9-28.4)
2.2
(1.1-4.4)*
2.5
(1.3-4.4)*
0.4
(0.1-1.2)**
$50,000-$75,000
1,026
74.2
(70.6-77.5)
22
(18.9-25.5)
1.6
(0.9-2.9)*
1.5
(0.8-2.8)*
0.7
(0.3-1.6)*
> $75,000
1,595
74.9
(71.9-77.6)
21.7
(19.0-24.6)
0.9
(0.5-1.6)
2.1
(1.2-3.7)
0.4
(0.1-1.1)**
Employment status
Employed
3,685
69.4
(67.3-71.5)
25.8
(23.8-28.0)
1.5
(1.0-2.3)
2.5
(1.8-3.6)
0.7
(0.4-1.2)
Out of work
312
66.4
(59.4-72.7)
22.2
(16.6-29.0)
2.7
(1.0-7.0)**
6.1
(3.3-11.2)*
2.6
(0.9-7.7)**
A homemaker
291
66.2
(58.6-73.1)
26.6
(20.0-34.5)
2.6
(0.9-6.9)**
4.3
(1.5-11.4)**
0.3
(0.0-2.2)**
A student
52
74.4
(58.9-85.5)
19.7
(10.2-34.4)*
0
(0.0-0.0)
6
(1.5-21.0)**
0
(0.0-0.0)
Retired
1,417
69.5
(66.5-72.4)
25.3
(22.6-28.3)
1.4
(0.8-2.4)
2.9
(2.0-4.3)
0.8
(0.5-1.4)
Unable to work
313
65.4
(58.9-71.4)
25.9
(20.3-32.4)
1.1
(0.4-3.1)**
3.3
(1.9-5.9)
4.2
(1.9-9.0)*
Veteran status
Yes
782
66.2
(62.2-70.0)
26.9
(23.3-30.8)
1.6
(0.7-4.0)*
3.2
(2.0-5.0)
2
(1.1-3.7)*
No
5,298
69.3
(67.4-71.1)
25.1
(23.4-27.0)
1.5
(1.1-2.1)
3.1
(2.3-4.1)
1
(0.6-1.6)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
529
71.8
(67.0-76.1)
21.7
(17.6-26.3)
1.5
(0.7-3.0)*
3.8
(2.3-6.1)
1.3
(0.6-2.6)*
No
5,564
68.7
(66.9-70.5)
25.5
(23.8-27.3)
1.5
(1.1-2.2)
3.1
(2.4-4.0)
1.1
(0.7-1.7)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
553
68.6
(63.8-73.1)
22.9
(18.7-27.6)
2.7
(1.3-5.3)*
4.2
(2.6-6.6)
1.7
(0.8-3.4)*
No
5,503
69.1
(67.3-70.9)
25.3
(23.6-27.1)
1.4
(1.0-2.0)
3.1
(2.3-4.0)
1.1
(0.7-1.7)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
855
68.1
(63.7-72.3)
23.8
(19.8-28.2)
1.6
(0.9-3.0)*
4.1
(2.5-6.5)
2.4
(1.0-5.6)*
No
5,221
69.2
(67.4-71.0)
25.4
(23.6-27.2)
1.5
(1.1-2.1)
3
(2.2-4.0)
0.9
(0.6-1.3)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
2,274
70.2
(67.7-72.6)
23.2
(20.8-25.7)
1.8
(1.1-2.8)
3.4
(2.5-4.7)
1.4
(0.8-2.5)*
No
3,792
68.5
(66.4-70.6)
25.9
(23.9-28.1)
1.4
(1.0-2.1)
3
(2.2-4.2)
1
(0.6-1.7)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
872
71.6
(67.7-75.2)
22.3
(18.9-26.2)
1.2
(0.5-2.7)*
2.7
(1.7-4.4)
2.2
(0.9-5.2)*
No
5,212
68.5
(66.7-70.3)
25.5
(23.7-27.3)
1.6
(1.1-2.2)
3.2
(2.5-4.2)
1.2
(0.8-1.7)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
556
61.6
(56.3-66.6)
27.7
(22.8-33.2)
1.7
(0.9-3.3)*
5.4
(3.2-9.0)
3.6
(1.7-7.4)*
No
5,466
69.9
(68.1-71.7)
25.1
(23.4-26.8)
1.5
(1.1-2.2)
2.6
(2.0-3.4)
0.9
(0.6-1.3)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
186
53.3
(43.5-62.8)
31
(22.0-41.7)
2.1
(0.8-5.7)**
7.3
(4.3-12.1)
6.3
(2.4-15.5)*
No
5,826
69.8
(68.0-71.5)
25
(23.4-26.8)
1.4
(1.0-1.9)
2.9
(2.2-3.8)
0.9
(0.6-1.3)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
899
75.5
(71.1-79.5)
17.8
(14.1-22.2)
0.7
(0.3-1.7)*
3.6
(1.9-6.8)*
2.4
(1.0-5.8)*
No
5,179
68
(66.1-69.8)
26.3
(24.6-28.2)
1.7
(1.2-2.4)
3.1
(2.4-4.0)
0.9
(0.6-1.3)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that people are caring and sympathetic to persons with mental illness - Unadjusted proportions VERMONT, 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
6,094
22.3
(21.0-23.7)
39.6
(38.0-41.3)
2.7
(2.2-3.3)
27.2
(25.7-28.7)
8.2
(7.3-9.1)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
157
24.7
(18.1-32.9)
41
(33.1-49.4)
4.2
(1.8-9.5)*
24.2
(17.8-31.9)
5.9
(2.6-12.8)*
25-34
433
16.4
(12.9-20.5)
46.3
(41.2-51.4)
1.6
(0.7-3.4)*
29.1
(24.7-33.9)
6.7
(4.6-9.6)
35-54
2,205
17.7
(16.1-19.5)
41.1
(38.8-43.3)
2.2
(1.6-2.9)
30.2
(28.1-32.3)
8.9
(7.7-10.2)
55+
3,264
29.1
(27.4-30.8)
34.8
(33.0-36.6)
3.3
(2.7-4.0)
24.1
(22.5-25.7)
8.8
(7.8-9.9)
Sex
Male
2,428
23.1
(21.0-25.3)
43.5
(41.0-46.1)
2.6
(1.9-3.6)
23.9
(21.8-26.1)
6.9
(5.6-8.4)
Female
3,666
21.6
(19.9-23.4)
36
(33.9-38.1)
2.8
(2.1-3.7)
30.3
(28.3-32.3)
9.4
(8.3-10.6)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
5,797
22.2
(20.8-23.7)
39.7
(38.1-41.4)
2.8
(2.2-3.5)
27.2
(25.7-28.7)
8
(7.2-9.0)
Black, non-Hispanic
19
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Hispanic
68
34.2
(21.0-50.4)
23.4
(13.7-37.2)
0
-
34.4
(19.8-52.8)
8
(3.2-18.2)*
Other
141
19.9
(12.7-29.8)
43.4
(32.5-54.9)
0.8
(0.2-3.5)**
22.6
(15.5-31.7)
13.3
(8.6-20.1)
Educational level
<High School
325
34.4
(28.1-41.3)
39.5
(31.8-47.7)
1.1
(0.4-2.6)*
17.6
(12.9-23.7)
7.4
(4.7-11.5)
High School graduate
1,835
30.9
(28.1-34.0)
33.8
(30.8-36.8)
2.9
(1.8-4.6)
24.4
(21.8-27.3)
7.9
(6.4-9.9)
Some College
1,376
19.8
(17.0-22.8)
40.1
(36.4-43.8)
3
(2.1-4.4)
27.5
(24.4-30.8)
9.7
(7.7-12.3)
> College Graduate
2,553
15.5
(13.9-17.3)
44.1
(41.8-46.4)
2.6
(2.0-3.4)
30.3
(28.2-32.5)
7.5
(6.5-8.7)
Household Income
< $20,000
865
31
(26.2-36.2)
32.1
(27.2-37.4)
1.7
(1.0-3.0)
24.7
(20.8-29.2)
10.5
(8.4-13.0)
$20,000-$35,000
1,091
24.4
(21.3-27.8)
36.3
(32.6-40.3)
3.2
(1.8-5.6)
24.7
(21.1-28.6)
11.4
(9.0-14.3)
$35,000-$50,000
903
21.8
(18.6-25.4)
41
(37.0-45.2)
1.6
(1.0-2.7)
28.4
(24.8-32.3)
7.2
(5.5-9.2)
$50,000-$75,000
1,024
19.9
(17.0-23.1)
41.9
(38.2-45.7)
3
(1.9-4.7)
28.5
(25.3-32.1)
6.7
(5.1-8.6)
> $75,000
1,586
18.2
(15.9-20.7)
42.7
(39.9-45.6)
3.3
(2.3-4.7)
28.9
(26.4-31.5)
6.9
(5.6-8.6)
Employment status
Employed
3,688
19.5
(17.9-21.3)
41.7
(39.7-43.8)
2.6
(2.0-3.5)
28.8
(26.9-30.7)
7.4
(6.4-8.6)
Out of work
308
26.3
(19.6-34.3)
36
(29.0-43.7)
1.9
(0.7-5.2)**
22.8
(17.0-29.8)
13
(9.1-18.1)
A homemaker
284
24.7
(19.4-30.9)
26.9
(21.0-33.9)
4.8
(2.6-8.7)*
30.9
(24.8-37.7)
12.7
(7.3-21.2)
A student
53
23.3
(11.6-41.1)*
54.7
(38.4-70.1)
3
(0.4-18.4)**
16.5
(8.1-30.9)*
2.5
(0.5-11.0)**
Retired
1,414
32.6
(30.0-35.3)
36.3
(33.6-39.1)
2.8
(2.0-3.9)
21.1
(18.9-23.5)
7.2
(5.9-8.8)
Unable to work
319
23.4
(18.4-29.3)
26.3
(20.8-32.6)
2.2
(1.0-4.4)*
32.2
(25.9-39.2)
16
(12.0-21.0)
Veteran status
Yes
787
24.5
(21.3-28.0)
39.6
(35.6-43.7)
4.1
(2.8-5.8)
23.3
(19.7-27.3)
8.5
(6.6-10.9)
No
5,291
22
(20.5-23.5)
39.6
(37.9-41.4)
2.5
(2.0-3.2)
27.7
(26.2-29.3)
8.1
(7.2-9.2)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
530
29.8
(25.6-34.3)
28.8
(24.7-33.3)
2.2
(1.2-4.2)*
27.7
(23.3-32.6)
11.5
(8.6-15.1)
No
5,561
21.8
(20.4-23.3)
40.4
(38.6-42.1)
2.7
(2.2-3.4)
27.1
(25.6-28.7)
8
(7.1-9.0)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
553
30.4
(26.1-34.9)
32.2
(28.0-36.8)
2.4
(1.4-4.2)
22.1
(18.2-26.5)
12.9
(9.9-16.7)
No
5,501
21.8
(20.3-23.3)
40.1
(38.4-41.9)
2.7
(2.2-3.4)
27.5
(26.0-29.1)
7.8
(6.9-8.8)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
852
18.1
(15.2-21.6)
39.7
(35.2-44.3)
2.7
(1.5-4.7)
30
(26.0-34.2)
9.5
(6.8-13.2)
No
5,222
23.1
(21.6-24.7)
39.6
(37.9-41.4)
2.7
(2.2-3.4)
26.6
(25.1-28.2)
7.9
(7.1-8.9)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
2,267
25.5
(23.5-27.7)
34.4
(32.1-36.8)
2.4
(1.8-3.2)
26.5
(24.3-28.8)
11.2
(9.4-13.2)
No
3,798
21.1
(19.3-22.9)
41.7
(39.6-43.8)
2.8
(2.1-3.7)
27.5
(25.7-29.4)
7
(6.0-8.1)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
867
26.7
(23.5-30.3)
33.3
(29.8-36.9)
3.4
(2.3-4.9)
27.6
(24.0-31.4)
9
(7.2-11.3)
No
5,216
21.8
(20.4-23.4)
40.4
(38.6-42.2)
2.6
(2.1-3.3)
27.1
(25.5-28.7)
8
(7.1-9.1)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
553
16.2
(12.6-20.5)
29.4
(24.4-34.9)
1.7
(0.8-3.5)*
36
(30.6-41.8)
16.7
(12.7-21.7)
No
5,462
23
(21.5-24.5)
40.7
(39.0-42.4)
2.8
(2.3-3.5)
26.2
(24.7-27.8)
7.3
(6.5-8.3)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
184
11.9
(7.4-18.6)
24.6
(17.0-34.1)
2.3
(0.7-7.0)**
34.5
(25.5-44.8)
26.7
(17.8-37.9)
No
5,828
22.5
(21.1-24.0)
40.3
(38.6-42.0)
2.7
(2.2-3.4)
27
(25.6-28.5)
7.5
(6.6-8.4)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
893
19.9
(16.3-24.1)
33.3
(29.2-37.7)
1.5
(0.8-2.5)
33
(28.8-37.5)
12.3
(9.6-15.6)
No
5,183
22.7
(21.2-24.2)
40.7
(39.0-42.5)
2.9
(2.3-3.7)
26.2
(24.6-27.7)
7.5
(6.6-8.4)

 

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Level of agreement with the statement that treatment can help persons with mental illness lead normal lives - Unadjusted proportions VERMONT, 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
6,096
70.6
(69.0-72.2)
24.6
(23.0-26.2)
1.3
(1.0-1.8)
2.7
(2.1-3.4)
0.8
(0.5-1.2)
Age group (yrs)
18-24
157
49.9
(41.5-58.2)
42.4
(34.3-51.0)
1.3
(0.4-4.2)**
5.7
(2.8-11.3)*
0.6
(0.1-4.3)**
25-34
431
65.2
(60.1-70.0)
29.7
(25.1-34.7)
1.2
(0.4-3.4)**
2.4
(1.3-4.6)*
1.4
(0.5-3.6)*
35-54
2,204
74.6
(72.5-76.5)
21.3
(19.4-23.2)
1.3
(0.9-2.0)
2.3
(1.7-3.1)
0.6
(0.3-1.0)*
55+
3,269
75.7
(74.1-77.3)
19.9
(18.4-21.4)
1.4
(1.0-1.9)
2.1
(1.6-2.8)
0.9
(0.6-1.3)
Sex
Male
2,410
64
(61.3-66.5)
30.2
(27.8-32.9)
1.6
(1.1-2.3)
3
(2.2-4.1)
1.1
(0.7-1.9)
Female
3,686
76.9
(74.8-78.8)
19.3
(17.5-21.2)
1.1
(0.7-1.6)
2.3
(1.6-3.4)
0.5
(0.3-0.8)
Race/Ethnicity
White, non-Hispanic
5,798
71.1
(69.4-72.7)
24.5
(22.9-26.1)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
2.4
(1.9-3.1)
0.6
(0.4-1.0)
Black, non-Hispanic
19
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Hispanic
68
56.1
(38.9-72.0)
42.8
(26.9-60.3)
0
-
0
-
1.1
(0.2-7.7)**
Other
143
70.1
(59.1-79.1)
23.1
(14.9-34.2)
1.1
(0.3-3.6)**
2.9
(1.2-7.1)*
2.8
(0.8-8.9)**
Educational level
<High School
318
53.5
(45.7-61.1)
36.5
(29.2-44.5)
2.1
(0.7-6.4)**
4.4
(2.6-7.4)
3.5
(1.3-9.4)**
High School graduate
1,820
60.9
(57.6-64.1)
31.5
(28.5-34.8)
2
(1.3-3.2)
4.2
(2.9-6.1)
1.3
(0.8-2.2)
Some College
1,376
71.4
(67.6-74.9)
24
(20.7-27.7)
1.1
(0.6-1.8)
3
(1.8-4.7)
0.6
(0.3-1.1)*
> College Graduate
2,576
79.8
(77.6-81.7)
18.1
(16.2-20.2)
0.9
(0.6-1.3)
1.1
(0.7-1.6)
0.2
(0.1-0.5)*
Household Income
< $20,000
852
58.1
(52.7-63.3)
31.1
(26.2-36.6)
1.7
(0.7-3.8)*
6.2
(4.0-9.6)
2.9
(1.6-5.2)*
$20,000-$35,000
1,086
66.6
(62.3-70.6)
28.5
(24.6-32.8)
1.2
(0.6-2.2)*
2.8
(1.8-4.1)
1
(0.3-2.8)**
$35,000-$50,000
900
71.8
(67.8-75.4)
23.8
(20.4-27.5)
2
(1.0-4.0)*
2.2
(1.2-4.0)*
0.3
(0.1-0.9)**
$50,000-$75,000
1,026
76.1
(72.5-79.3)
20.7
(17.6-24.3)
1.5
(0.8-2.6)
1.3
(0.7-2.4)*
0.5
(0.2-1.1)*
> $75,000
1,595
78.8
(76.1-81.3)
18.6
(16.3-21.3)
0.8
(0.5-1.3)
1.6
(0.9-2.8)
0.2
(0.1-0.6)**
Employment status
Employed
3,685
71.7
(69.6-73.7)
24.7
(22.8-26.8)
1.2
(0.9-1.7)
2
(1.4-2.8)
0.4
(0.2-0.6)
Out of work
312
59.9
(51.9-67.5)
27.1
(20.3-35.1)
3
(1.1-7.8)*
7.5
(4.1-13.4)*
2.4
(0.8-7.1)**
A homemaker
291
71.8
(63.8-78.5)
23
(16.6-30.9)
1.9
(0.8-4.9)*
3.1
(1.1-8.3)**
0.2
(0.0-1.5)**
A student
52
63.9
(46.4-78.4)
29.7
(16.5-47.6)
0
-
6.4
(1.6-21.9)**
0
-
Retired
1,417
74
(71.4-76.4)
21.5
(19.3-24.0)
1.2
(0.7-2.0)
2.5
(1.7-3.5)
0.8
(0.5-1.4)
Unable to work
313
62.9
(56.0-69.4)
25.7
(20.3-31.9)
1.6
(0.6-4.2)**
3.6
(2.0-6.2)
6.2
(2.8-13.0)*
Veteran status
Yes
782
65
(60.8-69.0)
27.8
(24.1-31.8)
1.6
(0.7-3.8)*
3.6
(2.3-5.5)
2
(1.1-3.5)
No
5,298
71.3
(69.5-73.1)
24.2
(22.5-25.9)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
2.5
(1.9-3.3)
0.6
(0.4-1.0)
Diabetes (self-report)
Yes
529
73.1
(68.5-77.4)
20.4
(16.5-24.9)
1.4
(0.7-2.7)*
3.7
(2.2-5.9)
1.4
(0.7-2.7)*
No
5,564
70.5
(68.7-72.2)
24.9
(23.2-26.5)
1.3
(1.0-1.8)
2.6
(2.0-3.4)
0.8
(0.5-1.1)
CVD history (self-report)
Yes
553
69.8
(65.0-74.2)
21.8
(17.8-26.3)
2.4
(1.2-4.7)*
4.1
(2.6-6.5)
1.9
(0.9-3.7)*
No
5,503
70.8
(69.1-72.5)
24.7
(23.0-26.4)
1.2
(0.9-1.7)
2.6
(2.0-3.3)
0.7
(0.5-1.1)
Asthma (self-report)
Yes
855
68.9
(64.1-73.3)
24.1
(20.0-28.8)
1.6
(0.8-2.9)*
3.7
(2.3-5.9)
1.8
(0.7-4.2)*
No
5,221
71
(69.3-72.8)
24.6
(22.9-26.3)
1.3
(1.0-1.8)
2.5
(1.9-3.3)
0.6
(0.4-0.9)
Arthritis (self-report)
Yes
2,274
73.5
(70.9-75.9)
21
(18.7-23.4)
1.5
(1.0-2.2)
2.9
(2.1-4.0)
1.2
(0.7-2.1)
No
3,792
69.6
(67.4-71.6)
25.9
(24.0-28.0)
1.3
(0.9-1.8)
2.6
(1.9-3.5)
0.6
(0.4-1.1)
Cancer (self-report)
Yes
872
76.2
(72.5-79.6)
19
(16.0-22.4)
0.9
(0.4-2.1)*
2.1
(1.3-3.4)
1.7
(0.7-4.1)*
No
5,212
70
(68.2-71.7)
25.2
(23.5-27.0)
1.4
(1.0-1.8)
2.7
(2.1-3.5)
0.7
(0.5-1.0)
Frequent Mental Distress
Yes
556
59.8
(53.7-65.5)
29.8
(24.3-35.9)
1.8
(0.9-3.5)*
5.6
(3.4-9.2)
3
(1.4-6.4)*
No
5,466
71.9
(70.2-73.6)
24
(22.4-25.7)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
2.2
(1.7-2.8)
0.6
(0.4-0.9)
Serious Psychological Distress
Yes
186
49.4
(39.3-59.6)
33.8
(24.2-45.1)
2.4
(0.9-6.3)**
8.1
(4.9-13.3)
6.2
(2.3-15.6)*
No
5,826
71.6
(69.9-73.2)
24.1
(22.6-25.8)
1.3
(1.0-1.7)
2.4
(1.9-3.1)
0.6
(0.4-0.9)
Receiving Medicine/Treatment from health professional
Yes
899
76.8
(72.0-80.9)
17.7
(14.0-22.1)
0.7
(0.3-1.6)*
3.2
(1.6-6.0)*
1.7
(0.7-4.3)*
No
5,179
69.6
(67.8-71.4)
25.7
(24.0-27.5)
1.5
(1.1-1.9)
2.6
(2.0-3.3)
0.6
(0.4-0.9)

 

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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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