2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|Population group||No help||Some/little help||Lot/great deal|
|26 and over||13.4||1.31||44.2||2.00||42.4||2.02|
|Ethnicity||Hispanic, all races||*||*||34.5||4.91||42.8||5.80|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||13.5||1.09||45.7||1.71||40.8||1.71|
|Education, age 18 and over||Less than high school||19.4||3.66||45.3||4.44||35.3||4.45|
|High school graduate||15.4||2.17||42.7||3.29||41.9||3.27|
|At least some college||11.8||1.36||45.4||2.35||42.7||2.28|
a Major depressive episode (MDE) is defined as a period of at least 2 weeks when a person experienced a depressed mood or loss of interest or pleasure in daily activities and had a majority of the symptoms for depression as described in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders DSM-IV. Estimates of levels of perceived help exclude persons with unknown perception of help information.
Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.
Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health.