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Table T2_7_1_1-2a

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_7_1_1.2a
Adults with a major depressive episode in the last 12 months who received treatment,a by race, United States, 2010
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 68.21.370.81.455.74.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationLess than high school65.63.468.63.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate63.62.566.72.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college71.21.673.51.760.15.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
County typebMetropolitan67.51.470.21.656.84.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro65.22.567.
  Large fringe metro66.22.768.92.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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 of depression as described in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV). Treatment is defined as seeing or talking to a medical doctor or other professional or using prescription medication for depression in the past year. Respondents with unknown data for past year MDE measures or unknown treatment data are excluded.

b Specification of metropolitan and nonmetropolitan subgroups changed in 2009; results should not be compared to those of previous years. For information on the urban-rural classification scheme, refer to for details.

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.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_7_1_1-2a: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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