2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|Population group||No help||Some/little help||Lot/great deal|
|26 and over||11.9||1.7||43.8||2.7||44.3||2.7|
|Ethnicity||Hispanic, all races||*||*||*||*||*||*|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||12.2||1.4||44.9||2.3||42.9||2.3|
|Education, age 18 and over||Less than high school||17.4||4.3||41.1||5.5||41.4||5.9|
|High school graduate||11.3||2.7||42.8||4.3||45.9||4.5|
|At least some college||12.3||2.1||45.6||3.1||42.2||3.0|
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.