2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|No help||Some/little help||Lot/great deal|
|26 and over||15.9||1.5||44.2||2.0||39.9||2.0|
|Ethnicity||Hispanic, all races||16.9||3.9||DSU||DSU||DSU||DSU|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||16.4||1.3||44.6||1.7||39.0||1.7|
|Education, age 18 and over||Less than high school||14.7||3.3||47.8||4.9||37.5||4.2|
|High school graduate||17.3||2.5||43.2||3.4||39.5||3.4|
|At least some college||16.4||1.8||43.7||2.5||39.9||2.5|
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.
DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.
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.