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Table 6.1C – Serious Psychological Distress in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Gender and Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Age Category Total GENDER
Male Female
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 492 485 314 307 367 386
18 46 48 27 33 35 34
19 47 45 34 28 33 36
20 47 45 27 27 38 34
21 45 45 29 27 36 34
22 44 39 27 25 34 30
23 39 41 21 25 32 33
24 38 40 22 29 30 29
25 40 39 26 23 30 32
26-29 150 150 96 97 116 111
30-34 141 142 92 102 107 108
35-39 169 156 93 91 139 122
40-44 175 140 131 93 123 110
45-49 172 150 114 108 126 113
50-54 202 220 110 135 170 168
55-59 184 187 136 95 125 162
60-64 117 133 43 102 109 83
65 or Older 174 182 107 91 128 154
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Table 6.1D – Serious Psychological Distress in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Gender and Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Age Category Total GENDER
Male Female
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.22 0.22 0.29 0.29 0.32 0.34
18 0.89 0.92 1.04 1.23 1.43 1.36
19 0.97 0.89 1.32 1.21 1.47 1.40
20 0.98 0.99 1.22 1.21 1.56 1.49
21 0.89 0.95 1.21 1.21 1.38 1.41
22 0.96 0.95 1.26 1.21 1.50 1.43
23 0.91 0.96 1.04 1.20 1.36 1.43
24 0.86 0.92 1.11 1.34 1.29 1.31
25 0.98 0.95 1.35 1.20 1.40 1.41
26-29 0.81 0.84 1.10 1.10 1.24 1.25
30-34 0.72 0.71 0.94 1.03 1.07 1.05
35-39 0.77 0.70 0.88 0.84 1.20 1.08
40-44 0.73 0.61 1.11 0.85 1.01 0.95
45-49 0.73 0.63 0.99 0.95 1.03 0.90
50-54 0.93 0.97 1.06 1.20 1.50 1.46
55-59 0.99 0.95 1.47 1.07 1.37 1.53
60-64 0.84 0.97 0.67 1.55 1.47 1.16
65 or Older 0.49 0.50 0.70 0.58 0.62 0.74
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Table 6.1P – Serious Psychological Distress in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Gender and Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Age Category Total GENDER
Male Female
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.2265   0.2901   0.5120  
18 0.3925   0.6604   0.0792  
19 0.1490   0.1760   0.3217  
20 0.6065   0.9071   0.6432  
21 0.6981   0.4553   0.2409  
22 0.4920   0.2018   0.8531  
23 0.2625   0.2561   0.5680  
24 0.1601   0.0129   0.7685  
25 0.5552   0.3251   0.0835  
26-29 0.2092   0.5593   0.2738  
30-34 0.3954   0.3874   0.6773  
35-39 0.9309   0.5918   0.8221  
40-44 0.0562   0.0888   0.3913  
45-49 0.9523   0.7385   0.8853  
50-54 0.7109   0.5824   0.8489  
55-59 0.4661   0.0285   0.4717  
60-64 0.8661   0.0258   0.1141  
65 or Older 0.9014   0.6415   0.6191  
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Table 6.2C – Serious Psychological Distress in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age Group and Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 492 485 116 114 336 322 340 350
GENDER                
Male 314 307 74 73 228 219 200 209
Female 367 386 86 81 246 236 267 282
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 457 451 103 100 311 294 318 323
White 436 430 104 105 297 280 290 304
Black or African American 168 186 45 47 113 111 106 135
American Indian or Alaska Native 72 36 6 9 * * * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 28 23 * 6 * * * *
Asian 103 85 38 28 81 66 * 39
Two or More Races 98 42 16 14 58 37 * *
Hispanic or Latino 194 195 48 52 141 133 113 138
EDUCATION                
< High School 265 260 59 57 168 153 184 198
High School Graduate 281 303 73 72 202 190 179 208
Some College 279 247 80 79 185 188 181 132
College Graduate 236 239 43 39 178 156 139 175
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT                
Full-Time 357 332 82 84 291 264 196 198
Part-Time 173 199 71 71 109 110 109 141
Unemployed 104 120 40 39 89 90 * *
Other1 308 322 55 56 167 166 260 269
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Table 6.2D – Serious Psychological Distress in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age Group and Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.22 0.22 0.36 0.35 0.33 0.32 0.39 0.39
GENDER                
Male 0.29 0.29 0.45 0.44 0.46 0.44 0.50 0.51
Female 0.32 0.34 0.53 0.50 0.48 0.47 0.57 0.58
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.24 0.23 0.38 0.37 0.37 0.35 0.39 0.39
White 0.26 0.26 0.40 0.42 0.42 0.40 0.41 0.42
Black or African American 0.59 0.68 0.87 0.84 0.85 0.85 1.18 1.52
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.67 3.07 3.73 4.70 * * * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3.29 3.59 * 3.90 * * * *
Asian 1.09 0.88 2.01 1.69 1.53 1.29 * 1.28
Two or More Races 3.72 1.81 3.99 2.72 5.09 3.22 * *
Hispanic or Latino 0.67 0.66 0.82 0.90 0.87 0.80 1.65 1.91
EDUCATION                
< High School 0.64 0.66 0.82 0.82 1.07 1.01 1.06 1.14
High School Graduate 0.39 0.41 0.57 0.57 0.62 0.64 0.63 0.69
Some College 0.46 0.42 0.57 0.60 0.67 0.65 0.92 0.67
College Graduate 0.38 0.38 0.86 0.76 0.54 0.48 0.55 0.70
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT                
Full-Time 0.27 0.26 0.47 0.47 0.37 0.35 0.56 0.56
Part-Time 0.57 0.63 0.68 0.73 1.00 0.98 1.05 1.31
Unemployed 1.36 1.53 1.44 1.28 2.33 2.47 * *
Other1 0.46 0.48 0.75 0.75 1.03 1.01 0.59 0.59
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Table 6.2P – Serious Psychological Distress in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age Group and Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.2265   0.7068   0.0810   0.9631  
GENDER                
Male 0.2901   0.5607   0.1791   0.8212  
Female 0.5120   0.9819   0.2792   0.8117  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3071   0.4882   0.1630   0.9097  
White 0.8475   0.1896   0.3928   0.7459  
Black or African American 0.9624   0.5921   0.6301   0.5576  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.0369   0.8492   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.8025   *   *   *  
Asian 0.3263   0.6345   0.5190   *  
Two or More Races 0.0061   0.9510   0.1059   *  
Hispanic or Latino 0.5509   0.5950   0.3281   0.6911  
EDUCATION                
< High School 0.3588   0.2273   0.6743   0.5613  
High School Graduate 0.5947   0.5784   0.1373   0.4597  
Some College 0.0203   0.5086   0.4482   0.0110  
College Graduate 0.8655   0.7993   0.2306   0.3168  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT                
Full-Time 0.0879   0.2608   0.0646   0.5712  
Part-Time 0.8480   0.9892   0.4426   0.7261  
Unemployed 0.6750   0.4250   0.4571   *  
Other1 0.8781   0.6082   0.5694   0.8794  
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Table 6.3C – Types of Illicit Drug Use in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Drug Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. The estimates for Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine incorporated in these summary estimates do not include data from the methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
3 Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
4 Estimates of Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine in the designated rows include data from methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006 and are not comparable with estimates presented in prior NSDUH reports. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
ILLICIT DRUGS2 547 592 236 238 493 542
Marijuana and Hashish 465 484 194 205 412 424
Cocaine 228 239 108 117 200 202
Crack 133 123 74 88 111 86
Heroin 85 52 35 35 80 38
Hallucinogens 142 134 67 54 119 118
LSD 55 53 17 16 51 50
PCP 37 16 8 12 36 10
Ecstasy 101 104 55 44 85 93
Inhalants 93 96 40 44 85 85
Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics3,4 353 377 167 157 319 343
Pain Relievers 298 312 143 134 274 283
OxyContin® 90 93 40 66 80 64
Tranquilizers 193 219 95 111 173 187
Stimulants4 177 150 95 76 139 124
Methamphetamine4 136 113 67 61 106 88
Sedatives 98 92 61 43 76 80
ILLICIT DRUGS OTHER THAN MARIJUANA2 404 443 187 186 359 403
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Table 6.3D – Types of Illicit Drug Use in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Drug Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. The estimates for Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine incorporated in these summary estimates do not include data from the methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
3 Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
4 Estimates of Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine in the designated rows include data from methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006 and are not comparable with estimates presented in prior NSDUH reports. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
ILLICIT DRUGS2 0.25 0.27 0.87 0.87 0.24 0.26
Marijuana and Hashish 0.21 0.22 0.75 0.78 0.20 0.21
Cocaine 0.10 0.11 0.43 0.46 0.10 0.10
Crack 0.06 0.06 0.30 0.35 0.06 0.04
Heroin 0.04 0.02 0.14 0.15 0.04 0.02
Hallucinogens 0.06 0.06 0.27 0.22 0.06 0.06
LSD 0.02 0.02 0.07 0.07 0.03 0.03
PCP 0.02 0.01 0.03 0.05 0.02 0.01
Ecstasy 0.05 0.05 0.22 0.18 0.04 0.05
Inhalants 0.04 0.04 0.16 0.18 0.04 0.04
Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics3,4 0.16 0.17 0.65 0.62 0.16 0.17
Pain Relievers 0.13 0.14 0.56 0.54 0.14 0.14
OxyContin® 0.04 0.04 0.16 0.27 0.04 0.03
Tranquilizers 0.09 0.10 0.38 0.44 0.09 0.09
Stimulants4 0.08 0.07 0.38 0.31 0.07 0.06
Methamphetamine4 0.06 0.05 0.27 0.25 0.05 0.04
Sedatives 0.04 0.04 0.24 0.17 0.04 0.04
ILLICIT DRUGS OTHER THAN MARIJUANA2 0.18 0.20 0.72 0.72 0.18 0.20
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Table 6.3P – Types of Illicit Drug Use in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Drug Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. The estimates for Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine incorporated in these summary estimates do not include data from the methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
3 Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
4 Estimates of Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine in the designated rows include data from methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006 and are not comparable with estimates presented in prior NSDUH reports. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
ILLICIT DRUGS2 0.8825   0.4955   0.7660  
Marijuana and Hashish 0.6597   0.1549   0.2892  
Cocaine 0.2764   0.4781   0.1119  
Crack 0.8534   0.2604   0.2696  
Heroin 0.0563   0.8809   0.0505  
Hallucinogens 0.3007   0.7074   0.3671  
LSD 0.3635   0.8112   0.3082  
PCP 0.2450   0.3201   0.1094  
Ecstasy 0.8050   0.9835   0.8435  
Inhalants 0.8192   0.9022   0.7874  
Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics3,4 0.7134   0.8391   0.8998  
Pain Relievers 0.7301   0.4638   0.5582  
OxyContin® 0.6674   0.0344   0.3409  
Tranquilizers 0.5913   0.3540   0.8017  
Stimulants4 0.0034   0.0490   0.0234  
Methamphetamine4 0.0058   0.3063   0.0058  
Sedatives 0.5924   0.5216   0.8820  
ILLICIT DRUGS OTHER THAN MARIJUANA2 0.9448   0.9152   0.9585  
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Table 6.4C – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
PAST YEAR            
Tobacco Products2 865 870 357 355 958 1,009
Cigarettes 830 840 349 344 855 916
Smokeless Tobacco 320 303 108 87 314 300
Cigars 461 475 156 189 461 455
Alcohol 897 957 428 426 1,562 1,704
PAST MONTH            
Tobacco Products2 837 838 345 339 893 921
Cigarettes 796 802 336 328 798 835
Smokeless Tobacco 281 278 85 75 278 275
Cigars 347 331 107 117 338 320
Pipe Tobacco 164 169 52 97 160 140
Alcohol 955 1,010 373 376 1,385 1,492
Binge Alcohol Use3 741 763 260 268 773 825
Heavy Alcohol Use3 425 426 129 168 407 413
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Table 6.4D – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
PAST YEAR            
Tobacco Products2 0.39 0.39 1.01 1.06 0.41 0.41
Cigarettes 0.38 0.38 1.02 1.05 0.39 0.39
Smokeless Tobacco 0.14 0.14 0.42 0.35 0.16 0.15
Cigars 0.21 0.21 0.61 0.73 0.22 0.22
Alcohol 0.41 0.43 1.01 1.06 0.43 0.46
PAST MONTH            
Tobacco Products2 0.38 0.38 1.02 1.06 0.40 0.39
Cigarettes 0.36 0.36 1.03 1.04 0.37 0.37
Smokeless Tobacco 0.13 0.13 0.33 0.31 0.14 0.14
Cigars 0.16 0.15 0.42 0.47 0.16 0.15
Pipe Tobacco 0.07 0.08 0.21 0.39 0.08 0.07
Alcohol 0.43 0.45 1.09 1.13 0.46 0.49
Binge Alcohol Use3 0.34 0.34 0.91 0.95 0.35 0.37
Heavy Alcohol Use3 0.19 0.19 0.49 0.66 0.20 0.20
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Table 6.4P – Tobacco Product and Alcohol Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Tobacco Products include cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Tobacco Product use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all heavy alcohol users are also binge alcohol users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
PAST YEAR            
Tobacco Products2 0.1786   0.1774   0.3909  
Cigarettes 0.2416   0.1713   0.5156  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.3091   0.9839   0.2876  
Cigars 0.4542   0.3203   0.2433  
Alcohol 0.6511   0.6535   0.7511  
PAST MONTH            
Tobacco Products2 0.0342   0.1039   0.1145  
Cigarettes 0.0861   0.1537   0.2260  
Smokeless Tobacco 0.4896   0.8935   0.4476  
Cigars 0.2331   0.8129   0.2391  
Pipe Tobacco 0.1883   0.3900   0.0595  
Alcohol 0.6667   0.3945   0.8592  
Binge Alcohol Use3 0.4100   0.0100   0.9215  
Heavy Alcohol Use3 0.9076   0.0612   0.4635  
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Table 6.5C – Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Dependence/Abuse Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
3 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. These estimates are based on data from the original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE2            
Illicit Drugs3 214 228 138 139 164 170
Marijuana 150 150 92 92 116 115
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana3 171 176 112 112 134 127
Alcohol 407 405 188 197 364 386
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol3 136 143 74 97 118 102
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol3 444 450 222 218 384 414
DEPENDENCE2            
Illicit Drugs3 181 191 121 126 136 135
Marijuana 111 125 69 80 90 92
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana3 145 151 99 103 111 104
Alcohol 282 281 150 157 230 237
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol3 93 97 54 69 77 66
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol3 323 324 190 187 256 264
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Table 6.5D – Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Dependence/Abuse Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
3 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. These estimates are based on data from the original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE2            
Illicit Drugs3 0.10 0.10 0.54 0.56 0.08 0.09
Marijuana 0.07 0.07 0.37 0.37 0.06 0.06
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana3 0.08 0.08 0.44 0.46 0.07 0.06
Alcohol 0.18 0.18 0.71 0.76 0.18 0.18
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol3 0.06 0.06 0.30 0.39 0.06 0.05
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol3 0.20 0.20 0.81 0.82 0.19 0.20
DEPENDENCE2            
Illicit Drugs3 0.08 0.09 0.47 0.51 0.07 0.07
Marijuana 0.05 0.06 0.28 0.32 0.05 0.05
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana3 0.07 0.07 0.39 0.42 0.06 0.05
Alcohol 0.13 0.13 0.58 0.61 0.12 0.12
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol3 0.04 0.04 0.22 0.29 0.04 0.03
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol3 0.15 0.15 0.72 0.72 0.13 0.13
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Table 6.5P – Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Dependence/Abuse Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
3 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. These estimates are based on data from the original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE2            
Illicit Drugs3 0.6544   0.2310   0.1664  
Marijuana 0.3952   0.5291   0.1347  
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana3 0.9128   0.1358   0.2130  
Alcohol 0.5730   0.9923   0.6500  
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol3 0.6809   0.0171   0.0248  
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol3 0.5392   0.8583   0.7019  
DEPENDENCE2            
Illicit Drugs3 0.6236   0.1439   0.0658  
Marijuana 0.6849   0.3477   0.2354  
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana3 0.9000   0.0867   0.2064  
Alcohol 0.7865   0.5709   0.6219  
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol3 0.8967   0.0360   0.1378  
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol3 0.5711   0.4517   0.3250  
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Table 6.6C – Illicit Drug Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress, Gender, and Age Group: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Gender/Age Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically, based on data from original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 214 228 138 139 164 170
18-25 80 79 50 47 68 69
26-49 170 169 110 106 133 133
50 or Older 98 108 64 80 76 73
MALE 173 187 104 110 148 149
18-25 61 66 31 34 57 60
26-49 144 145 83 89 121 116
50 or Older 88 89 51 58 74 69
FEMALE 111 109 87 86 70 67
18-25 51 44 38 32 37 31
26-49 86 75 69 57 58 52
50 or Older 42 61 38 56 17 25
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Table 6.6D – Illicit Drug Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress, Gender, and Age Group: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Gender/Age Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically, based on data from original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.10 0.10 0.54 0.56 0.08 0.09
18-25 0.25 0.24 0.78 0.75 0.23 0.24
26-49 0.17 0.17 0.81 0.82 0.15 0.15
50 or Older 0.11 0.12 1.03 1.25 0.09 0.09
MALE 0.16 0.17 1.07 1.20 0.15 0.15
18-25 0.37 0.40 1.28 1.33 0.37 0.39
26-49 0.29 0.29 1.59 1.82 0.27 0.26
50 or Older 0.22 0.21 2.34 2.68 0.19 0.18
FEMALE 0.10 0.09 0.54 0.53 0.07 0.07
18-25 0.31 0.27 0.94 0.83 0.28 0.24
26-49 0.17 0.15 0.83 0.71 0.14 0.12
50 or Older 0.09 0.13 0.96 1.32 0.04 0.06
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Table 6.6P – Illicit Drug Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress, Gender, and Age Group: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Gender/Age Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically, based on data from original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.6544   0.2310   0.1664  
18-25 0.9073   0.3613   0.5807  
26-49 0.7239   0.4590   0.4506  
50 or Older 0.8683   0.4526   0.3414  
MALE 0.8523   0.0485   0.3411  
18-25 0.1827   0.0446   0.6866  
26-49 0.8581   0.1425   0.5926  
50 or Older 0.5298   0.6438   0.2721  
FEMALE 0.2257   0.7363   0.1889  
18-25 0.1217   0.5458   0.0959  
26-49 0.2806   0.5690   0.5108  
50 or Older 0.4616   0.5102   0.7631  
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Table 6.7C – Alcohol Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress, Gender, and Age Group: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Gender/Age Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 407 405 188 197 364 386
18-25 122 116 65 64 123 123
26-49 287 288 149 158 265 261
50 or Older 243 270 93 112 229 255
MALE 334 352 138 173 310 338
18-25 89 90 42 45 95 94
26-49 238 258 109 136 228 236
50 or Older 214 232 73 103 208 221
FEMALE 214 193 131 97 171 171
18-25 73 67 48 43 61 62
26-49 157 123 106 71 125 111
50 or Older 112 132 60 42 95 125
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Table 6.7D – Alcohol Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress, Gender, and Age Group: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Gender/Age Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.18 0.18 0.71 0.76 0.18 0.18
18-25 0.37 0.35 0.91 0.88 0.38 0.37
26-49 0.29 0.29 1.03 1.16 0.29 0.28
50 or Older 0.28 0.30 1.49 1.71 0.27 0.30
MALE 0.31 0.33 1.34 1.65 0.30 0.32
18-25 0.54 0.54 1.53 1.65 0.55 0.56
26-49 0.48 0.52 1.94 2.38 0.47 0.50
50 or Older 0.53 0.56 3.20 4.38 0.53 0.54
FEMALE 0.19 0.17 0.82 0.62 0.17 0.17
18-25 0.45 0.41 1.11 1.01 0.43 0.43
26-49 0.31 0.24 1.22 0.90 0.29 0.25
50 or Older 0.24 0.27 1.50 1.03 0.22 0.28
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Table 6.7P – Alcohol Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress, Gender, and Age Group: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Gender/Age Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.5730   0.9923   0.6500  
18-25 0.1020   0.4668   0.1177  
26-49 0.9459   0.6535   0.9231  
50 or Older 0.8223   0.9044   0.7744  
MALE 0.5655   0.0155   0.7974  
18-25 0.6712   0.8801   0.5395  
26-49 0.1893   0.0072   0.6837  
50 or Older 0.9036   0.4926   0.7088  
FEMALE 0.0346   0.0048   0.6055  
18-25 0.0296   0.2373   0.0529  
26-49 0.0214   0.0203   0.3285  
50 or Older 0.5052   0.2266   0.2018  
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Table 6.8C – Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress and Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 577 602 355 373 493 523
AGE            
18-25 92 90 67 65 73 62
26-49 372 347 238 230 301 292
50 or Older 420 469 242 271 381 419
GENDER            
Male 334 359 207 202 290 323
Female 452 446 286 297 396 393
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 549 564 343 343 476 503
White 574 581 314 326 447 489
Black or African American 171 145 100 86 127 114
American Indian or Alaska Native 25 29 * * 16 16
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 25 * * * 13 *
Asian 102 70 * * 92 51
Two or More Races 93 56 * * 60 48
Hispanic or Latino 161 185 90 136 137 142
EDUCATION            
< High School 227 274 132 183 178 191
High School Graduate 320 325 197 203 238 257
Some College 299 306 201 165 231 268
College Graduate 346 369 172 184 296 326
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 419 390 227 206 338 336
Part-Time 183 237 112 144 152 181
Unemployed 100 104 69 74 71 71
Other2 371 443 218 254 296 353
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Table 6.8D – Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress and Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.26 0.27 1.07 1.11 0.24 0.25
AGE            
18-25 0.28 0.27 0.92 0.94 0.25 0.23
26-49 0.37 0.35 1.41 1.37 0.33 0.31
50 or Older 0.48 0.52 2.84 2.94 0.45 0.49
GENDER            
Male 0.31 0.34 1.74 1.74 0.29 0.32
Female 0.40 0.39 1.31 1.35 0.37 0.37
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.29 0.29 1.10 1.14 0.26 0.28
White 0.33 0.34 1.21 1.25 0.30 0.33
Black or African American 0.64 0.54 3.05 2.90 0.55 0.49
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.52 2.62 * * 1.96 1.73
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2.99 * * * 1.84 *
Asian 1.07 0.74 * * 1.05 0.58
Two or More Races 3.63 2.25 * * 3.37 2.26
Hispanic or Latino 0.56 0.63 2.56 3.49 0.52 0.52
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.58 0.69 2.26 2.47 0.55 0.58
High School Graduate 0.43 0.44 1.79 1.82 0.37 0.41
Some College 0.50 0.50 1.94 1.87 0.46 0.50
College Graduate 0.53 0.54 2.35 2.62 0.50 0.52
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.32 0.31 1.42 1.42 0.29 0.30
Part-Time 0.59 0.73 2.29 2.56 0.58 0.66
Unemployed 1.30 1.35 3.46 3.77 1.23 1.20
Other2 0.56 0.66 2.16 2.14 0.51 0.61
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Table 6.8P – Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Psychological Distress and Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic Total SERIOUS PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS1
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
1 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.3307   0.6979   0.1817  
AGE            
18-25 0.2426   0.6633   0.1479  
26-49 0.5847   0.3434   0.4310  
50 or Older 0.2819   0.8551   0.1876  
GENDER            
Male 0.5581   0.9295   0.2899  
Female 0.4032   0.6216   0.3544  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3364   0.9697   0.1445  
White 0.0944   0.9271   0.0496  
Black or African American 0.4753   0.4225   0.7271  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9404   *   0.4134  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *  
Asian 0.1713   *   0.0995  
Two or More Races 0.1556   *   0.9701  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7353   0.3387   0.9699  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.1102   0.0914   0.5730  
High School Graduate 0.2738   0.6786   0.1769  
Some College 0.5691   0.3926   0.4832  
College Graduate 0.9953   0.7697   0.8885  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.1443   0.2594   0.5718  
Part-Time 0.1208   0.0833   0.3375  
Unemployed 0.7202   0.4476   0.8076  
Other2 0.0458   0.4286   0.0540  
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Table 6.9C – Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Psychological Distress, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic Received Mental
Health Treatment/
Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 355 373 102 139 281 274 338 344
AGE                
18-25 67 65 20 24 54 50 55 58
26-49 238 230 72 80 181 186 228 217
50 or Older 242 271 74 110 187 189 238 250
GENDER                
Male 207 202 74 85 167 142 196 194
Female 286 297 71 112 213 225 279 268
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 343 343 100 114 273 263 327 323
White 314 326 83 104 246 250 300 311
Black or African American 100 86 41 43 89 60 98 83
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 3 * * * * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * * * *
Asian * * * 4 28 * * *
Two or More Races * * * * * * * *
Hispanic or Latino 90 136 19 79 67 83 79 113
EDUCATION                
< High School 132 183 59 107 91 116 128 162
High School Graduate 197 203 60 58 145 146 189 192
Some College 201 165 39 50 160 133 193 159
College Graduate 172 184 49 41 147 150 161 169
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT                
Full-Time 227 206 26 43 179 165 219 197
Part-Time 112 144 28 41 99 109 104 128
Unemployed 69 74 22 29 46 60 67 71
Other3 218 254 92 123 169 174 211 233
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Table 6.9D – Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Psychological Distress, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic Received Mental
Health Treatment/
Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 1.07 1.11 0.40 0.55 0.92 0.96 1.05 1.08
AGE                
18-25 0.92 0.94 0.34 0.40 0.81 0.78 0.82 0.88
26-49 1.41 1.37 0.54 0.63 1.17 1.24 1.41 1.36
50 or Older 2.84 2.94 1.20 1.71 2.56 2.64 2.82 2.94
GENDER                
Male 1.74 1.74 0.79 0.94 1.52 1.45 1.71 1.73
Female 1.31 1.35 0.44 0.71 1.13 1.22 1.33 1.31
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 1.10 1.14 0.45 0.52 1.01 1.06 1.10 1.13
White 1.21 1.25 0.47 0.58 1.12 1.21 1.21 1.26
Black or African American 3.05 2.90 1.49 1.59 2.91 2.23 3.01 2.81
American Indian or Alaska Native * * 1.02 * * * * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * * * *
Asian * * * 0.66 3.81 * * *
Two or More Races * * * * * * * *
Hispanic or Latino 2.56 3.49 0.62 2.48 1.98 2.49 2.28 3.15
EDUCATION                
< High School 2.26 2.47 1.14 1.87 1.67 1.95 2.19 2.39
High School Graduate 1.79 1.82 0.73 0.72 1.54 1.59 1.76 1.80
Some College 1.94 1.87 0.55 0.75 1.76 1.71 1.93 1.87
College Graduate 2.35 2.62 1.05 0.88 2.30 2.53 2.41 2.68
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT                
Full-Time 1.42 1.42 0.21 0.37 1.25 1.27 1.42 1.39
Part-Time 2.29 2.56 0.73 1.06 2.18 2.32 2.22 2.50
Unemployed 3.46 3.77 1.39 1.90 2.74 3.41 3.44 3.75
Other3 2.16 2.14 1.22 1.53 1.93 1.96 2.12 2.18
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Table 6.9P – Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Psychological Distress, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic Received Mental
Health Treatment/
Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.6979   0.0727   0.9498   0.9007  
AGE                
18-25 0.6633   0.2379   0.5871   0.5889  
26-49 0.3434   0.0948   0.2103   0.5137  
50 or Older 0.8551   0.4803   0.3956   0.3447  
GENDER                
Male 0.9295   0.3525   0.1062   0.8881  
Female 0.6216   0.1158   0.2193   0.7460  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.9697   0.1273   0.9452   0.6886  
White 0.9271   0.1021   0.7743   0.7872  
Black or African American 0.4225   0.6724   0.1434   0.5740  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
Asian *   *   *   *  
Two or More Races *   *   *   *  
Hispanic or Latino 0.3387   0.3307   0.6794   0.4850  
EDUCATION                
< High School 0.0914   0.0990   0.4092   0.3156  
High School Graduate 0.6786   0.6058   0.9341   0.8931  
Some College 0.3926   0.3572   0.7595   0.4033  
College Graduate 0.7697   0.9785   0.8455   0.7173  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT                
Full-Time 0.2594   0.0279   0.4353   0.3263  
Part-Time 0.0833   0.3201   0.6620   0.1206  
Unemployed 0.4476   0.7162   0.5260   0.5239  
Other3 0.4286   0.4009   0.8498   0.8909  
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Table 6.10C – Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Psychological Distress Who Received Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Type of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling or combinations of types of treatment information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
RECEIVED ONLY ONE TREATMENT TYPE                
Inpatient 13 77 7 12 10 23 4 *
Outpatient 91 102 33 27 70 68 46 77
Prescription Medication 211 221 37 40 144 124 155 174
RECEIVED TWO TREATMENT TYPES                
Inpatient and Outpatient 26 20 6 7 25 19 * *
Inpatient and Prescription Medication 27 60 7 8 21 29 15 51
Outpatient and Prescription Medication 239 229 38 36 154 158 168 160
RECEIVED ALL THREE TREATMENT TYPES                
Inpatient, Outpatient, and Prescription Medication 93 96 15 17 64 69 72 65
80702
Table 6.10D – Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Psychological Distress Who Received Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Type of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling or combinations of types of treatment information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
RECEIVED ONLY ONE TREATMENT TYPE                
Inpatient 0.12 0.70 0.42 0.69 0.17 0.40 0.12 *
Outpatient 0.80 0.90 1.61 1.45 1.15 1.12 1.37 2.24
Prescription Medication 1.53 1.62 1.82 1.90 1.89 1.77 3.62 4.01
RECEIVED TWO TREATMENT TYPES                
Inpatient and Outpatient 0.24 0.19 0.34 0.43 0.43 0.33 * *
Inpatient and Prescription Medication 0.25 0.54 0.38 0.49 0.36 0.51 0.45 1.53
Outpatient and Prescription Medication 1.57 1.67 1.79 1.67 1.95 2.01 3.70 4.01
RECEIVED ALL THREE TREATMENT TYPES                
Inpatient, Outpatient, and Prescription Medication 0.82 0.85 0.86 0.93 1.05 1.13 2.11 1.91
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Table 6.10P – Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Psychological Distress Who Received Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Type of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling or combinations of types of treatment information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
RECEIVED ONLY ONE TREATMENT TYPE                
Inpatient 0.0381   0.1483   0.1307   *  
Outpatient 0.7167   0.0302   0.7204   0.2669  
Prescription Medication 0.3765   0.7971   0.2716   0.8575  
RECEIVED TWO TREATMENT TYPES                
Inpatient and Outpatient 0.6207   0.3506   0.4340   *  
Inpatient and Prescription Medication 0.0615   0.3759   0.5259   0.0944  
Outpatient and Prescription Medication 0.5594   0.2649   0.8947   0.3521  
RECEIVED ALL THREE TREATMENT TYPES                
Inpatient, Outpatient, and Prescription Medication 0.8068   0.7153   0.1958   0.3268  
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Table 6.11C – Location of Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Psychological Distress Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Location of Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple locations; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents were permitted to specify other locations for receiving outpatient mental health treatment/counseling. This location is one of the most commonly reported other locations for receiving outpatient treatment/counseling.
3 Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Some Other Place Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic or Center 154 137 24 24 117 100 94 89
Office of a Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, or Counselor - Not Part of a Clinic 194 193 44 41 126 131 127 136
Doctor's Office - Not Part of a Clinic 141 138 18 18 86 81 106 105
Outpatient Medical Clinic 84 83 12 9 52 58 64 57
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 21 51 7 6 16 33 11 *
School or University Setting/Clinic/Center2 12 9 10 9 6 * * *
Some Other Place3 47 31 8 6 22 21 * 22
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Table 6.11D – Location of Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Psychological Distress Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Location of Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple locations; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents were permitted to specify other locations for receiving outpatient mental health treatment/counseling. This location is one of the most commonly reported other locations for receiving outpatient treatment/counseling.
3 Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Some Other Place Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic or Center 1.94 1.79 2.04 2.13 2.53 2.22 4.13 4.27
Office of a Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, or Counselor - Not Part of a Clinic 2.11 2.06 2.56 2.50 2.59 2.48 4.86 5.29
Doctor's Office - Not Part of a Clinic 1.77 1.80 1.62 1.67 2.05 1.95 4.39 4.82
Outpatient Medical Clinic 1.19 1.19 1.17 0.91 1.37 1.45 3.02 2.96
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 0.31 0.76 0.67 0.62 0.43 0.89 0.54 *
School or University Setting/Clinic/Center2 0.18 0.14 0.99 0.88 0.16 * * *
Some Other Place3 0.69 0.47 0.79 0.59 0.58 0.56 * 1.16
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Table 6.11P – Location of Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Psychological Distress Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Location of Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
NOTE: Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple locations; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents were permitted to specify other locations for receiving outpatient mental health treatment/counseling. This location is one of the most commonly reported other locations for receiving outpatient treatment/counseling.
3 Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Some Other Place Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic or Center 0.4205   0.8931   0.8465   0.2865  
Office of a Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, or Counselor - Not Part of a Clinic 0.4291   0.2787   0.5025   0.9073  
Doctor's Office - Not Part of a Clinic 0.6963   0.6378   0.2214   0.6207  
Outpatient Medical Clinic 0.3812   0.3940   0.1662   0.9025  
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 0.0932   0.7341   0.2136   *  
School or University Setting/Clinic/Center2 0.1817   0.3150   *   *  
Some Other Place3 0.6471   0.2741   0.8927   *  
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Table 6.12C – Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling and/or Illicit Drug or Alcohol Treatment at a Specialty Facility in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older With Serious Psychological Distress and/or Illicit Drug or Alcohol Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Serious Psychological Distress/Illicit
Drug or Alcohol Dependence or Abuse1
Mental Health Treatment or Substance Use Treatment at a Specialty Facility2,3 Mental Health Treatment Only2 Substance Use Treatment at a Specialty Facility Only3 Mental Health Treatment and Substance Use Treatment at a Specialty Facility2,3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically, based on data from the original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
3 Received Illicit Drug or Alcohol Treatment at a Specialty Facility refers to treatment received at a hospital (inpatient), rehabilitation facility (inpatient or outpatient), or mental health center in order to reduce or stop drug or alcohol use, or for medical problems associated with drug or alcohol use.
4 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
5 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
EITHER SPD OR DEPENDENCE/ABUSE4,5 405 423 381 395 89 85 98 107
SPD4 358 378 347 360 55 52 86 93
SPD but not Dependence/Abuse4,5 312 330 303 324 39 36 49 39
Dependence/Abuse5 250 250 217 221 80 74 85 98
Dependence/Abuse but not SPD4,5 167 192 140 174 73 65 52 48
Both SPD and Dependence/Abuse4,5 180 162 159 138 39 33 71 83
NEITHER SPD NOR DEPENDENCE/ABUSE4,5 470 498 458 497 67 74 59 37
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Table 6.12D – Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling and/or Illicit Drug or Alcohol Treatment at a Specialty Facility in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older With Serious Psychological Distress and/or Illicit Drug or Alcohol Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Serious Psychological Distress/Illicit
Drug or Alcohol Dependence or Abuse1
Mental Health Treatment or Substance Use Treatment at a Specialty Facility2,3 Mental Health Treatment Only2 Substance Use Treatment at a Specialty Facility Only3 Mental Health Treatment and Substance Use Treatment at a Specialty Facility2,3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically, based on data from the original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
3 Received Illicit Drug or Alcohol Treatment at a Specialty Facility refers to treatment received at a hospital (inpatient), rehabilitation facility (inpatient or outpatient), or mental health center in order to reduce or stop drug or alcohol use, or for medical problems associated with drug or alcohol use.
4 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
5 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
EITHER SPD OR DEPENDENCE/ABUSE4,5 0.81 0.86 0.78 0.83 0.22 0.21 0.24 0.27
SPD4 1.06 1.11 1.07 1.10 0.22 0.21 0.34 0.38
SPD but not Dependence/Abuse4,5 1.20 1.26 1.19 1.26 0.20 0.19 0.25 0.20
Dependence/Abuse5 1.01 1.05 0.91 0.98 0.38 0.35 0.41 0.47
Dependence/Abuse but not SPD4,5 1.02 1.12 0.87 1.06 0.48 0.43 0.34 0.32
Both SPD and Dependence/Abuse4,5 2.10 2.09 2.11 2.07 0.69 0.60 1.21 1.44
NEITHER SPD NOR DEPENDENCE/ABUSE4,5 0.24 0.26 0.24 0.26 0.04 0.04 0.03 0.02
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Table 6.12P – Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling and/or Illicit Drug or Alcohol Treatment at a Specialty Facility in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older With Serious Psychological Distress and/or Illicit Drug or Alcohol Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Serious Psychological Distress/Illicit
Drug or Alcohol Dependence or Abuse1
Mental Health Treatment or Substance Use Treatment at a Specialty Facility2,3 Mental Health Treatment Only2 Substance Use Treatment at a Specialty Facility Only3 Mental Health Treatment and Substance Use Treatment at a Specialty Facility2,3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically, based on data from the original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
3 Received Illicit Drug or Alcohol Treatment at a Specialty Facility refers to treatment received at a hospital (inpatient), rehabilitation facility (inpatient or outpatient), or mental health center in order to reduce or stop drug or alcohol use, or for medical problems associated with drug or alcohol use.
4 Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) is defined as having a score of 13 or higher on the K6 scale. See Section B.4.4 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
5 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
EITHER SPD OR DEPENDENCE/ABUSE4,5 0.2854   0.2695   0.5310   0.5631  
SPD4 0.6474   0.8348   0.7348   0.5751  
SPD but not Dependence/Abuse4,5 0.2122   0.1984   0.6513   0.5884  
Dependence/Abuse5 0.7392   0.7453   0.3152   0.3723  
Dependence/Abuse but not SPD4,5 0.1158   0.0306   0.2461   0.8335  
Both SPD and Dependence/Abuse4,5 0.1505   0.0331   0.9468   0.2988  
NEITHER SPD NOR DEPENDENCE/ABUSE4,5 0.4939   0.4131   0.9770   0.2251  
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Table 6.13C – Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic Received Mental
Health Treatment/
Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 577 602 129 173 437 421 535 561
AGE                
18-25 92 90 28 30 74 70 79 78
26-49 372 347 94 107 268 280 342 316
50 or Older 420 469 91 135 323 329 391 442
GENDER                
Male 334 359 97 116 263 266 310 328
Female 452 446 86 130 329 327 425 415
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 549 564 125 153 411 408 515 529
White 574 581 102 139 400 402 528 543
Black or African American 171 145 56 54 124 113 156 127
American Indian or Alaska Native 25 29 4 10 19 13 24 29
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 25 * 3 * * 4 21 4
Asian 102 70 33 25 74 59 71 54
Two or More Races 93 56 36 18 81 42 90 49
Hispanic or Latino 161 185 33 85 128 128 130 162
EDUCATION                
< High School 227 274 74 124 158 175 198 238
High School Graduate 320 325 79 80 212 216 301 309
Some College 299 306 54 78 219 214 283 293
College Graduate 346 369 56 52 270 294 308 339
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT                
Full-Time 419 390 51 63 299 292 381 358
Part-Time 183 237 31 60 146 166 163 222
Unemployed 100 104 29 34 71 83 96 99
Other3 371 443 113 146 273 287 340 410
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Table 6.13D – Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic Received Mental
Health Treatment/
Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.26 0.27 0.06 0.08 0.20 0.19 0.24 0.25
AGE                
18-25 0.28 0.27 0.08 0.09 0.23 0.21 0.24 0.24
26-49 0.37 0.35 0.09 0.11 0.27 0.28 0.34 0.32
50 or Older 0.48 0.52 0.10 0.15 0.37 0.37 0.45 0.49
GENDER                
Male 0.31 0.34 0.09 0.11 0.25 0.25 0.29 0.31
Female 0.40 0.39 0.08 0.11 0.29 0.28 0.37 0.36
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.29 0.29 0.07 0.08 0.21 0.21 0.27 0.27
White 0.33 0.34 0.07 0.09 0.25 0.25 0.31 0.32
Black or African American 0.64 0.54 0.22 0.21 0.47 0.44 0.58 0.48
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.52 2.62 0.35 0.94 1.86 1.22 2.46 2.54
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2.99 * 0.42 * * 0.63 2.56 0.65
Asian 1.07 0.74 0.36 0.26 0.78 0.62 0.77 0.57
Two or More Races 3.63 2.25 1.60 0.78 3.30 1.73 3.57 2.01
Hispanic or Latino 0.56 0.63 0.11 0.29 0.45 0.43 0.45 0.55
EDUCATION                
< High School 0.58 0.69 0.20 0.34 0.42 0.46 0.52 0.61
High School Graduate 0.43 0.44 0.11 0.12 0.30 0.30 0.40 0.42
Some College 0.50 0.50 0.10 0.13 0.38 0.37 0.48 0.48
College Graduate 0.53 0.54 0.09 0.09 0.42 0.45 0.49 0.51
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT                
Full-Time 0.32 0.31 0.04 0.05 0.24 0.24 0.29 0.29
Part-Time 0.59 0.73 0.11 0.20 0.49 0.53 0.54 0.69
Unemployed 1.30 1.35 0.40 0.48 0.98 1.12 1.26 1.29
Other3 0.56 0.66 0.18 0.23 0.42 0.43 0.52 0.61
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Table 6.13P – Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic Received Mental
Health Treatment/
Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.3307   0.0168   0.3781   0.4383  
AGE                
18-25 0.2426   0.7059   0.4254   0.8912  
26-49 0.5847   0.0163   0.2716   0.9503  
50 or Older 0.2819   0.3144   0.6361   0.3417  
GENDER                
Male 0.5581   0.0947   0.8297   0.5871  
Female 0.4032   0.0800   0.1767   0.5459  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3364   0.0266   0.2948   0.5534  
White 0.0944   0.0113   0.0883   0.2241  
Black or African American 0.4753   0.9366   0.6238   0.4963  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9404   0.4009   0.2348   0.8191  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   0.0923  
Asian 0.1713   0.6481   0.3381   0.5241  
Two or More Races 0.1556   0.7110   0.1741   0.0814  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7353   0.3842   0.7382   0.3700  
EDUCATION                
< High School 0.1102   0.0861   0.1813   0.1885  
High School Graduate 0.2738   0.1741   0.3634   0.3301  
Some College 0.5691   0.2576   0.3566   0.5654  
College Graduate 0.9953   0.7292   0.5848   0.9749  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT                
Full-Time 0.1443   0.0369   0.5752   0.1092  
Part-Time 0.1208   0.0310   0.4655   0.1145  
Unemployed 0.7202   0.6874   0.7931   0.7960  
Other3 0.0458   0.2575   0.1653   0.0641  
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Table 6.14C (REVISED) – Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 578 605 129 173 438 423 536 565
GEOGRAPHIC REGION                
Northeast 227 266 55 94 197 209 206 245
Midwest 223 233 37 60 159 175 213 217
South 378 397 84 92 260 265 363 357
West 296 313 78 98 234 219 256 299
COUNTY TYPE                
Large Metro 496 496 100 129 361 336 447 465
Small Metro 327 401 61 95 217 258 303 355
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 251 329 56 61 182 205 238 285
< 250K Pop. 223 230 24 72 129 160 196 210
Nonmetro 258 270 64 75 168 163 242 246
Urbanized 161 169 34 47 115 108 156 160
Less Urbanized 184 204 35 52 106 116 171 177
Completely Rural 96 63 42 23 64 31 90 64
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 278 313 92 127 207 238 241 266
$20,000 - $49,999 328 352 66 96 233 231 311 330
$50,000 - $74,999 250 302 52 56 159 197 235 282
$75,000 or More 376 341 51 42 281 254 326 323
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE3                
Yes 271 313 85 111 201 223 254 286
No 569 592 101 131 407 390 512 543
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Table 6.14D (REVISED) – Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling1 TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.26 0.27 0.06 0.08 0.20 0.19 0.24 0.25
GEOGRAPHIC REGION                
Northeast 0.55 0.64 0.13 0.23 0.48 0.51 0.50 0.59
Midwest 0.46 0.47 0.07 0.12 0.32 0.36 0.43 0.44
South 0.48 0.49 0.11 0.11 0.33 0.33 0.46 0.44
West 0.59 0.61 0.16 0.19 0.47 0.43 0.51 0.59
COUNTY TYPE                
Large Metro 0.37 0.40 0.08 0.11 0.28 0.28 0.34 0.37
Small Metro 0.45 0.51 0.10 0.14 0.32 0.37 0.43 0.46
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.55 0.61 0.13 0.14 0.41 0.42 0.54 0.54
< 250K Pop. 0.82 0.88 0.11 0.32 0.54 0.68 0.75 0.79
Nonmetro 0.61 0.62 0.17 0.20 0.44 0.40 0.59 0.58
Urbanized 0.99 0.92 0.23 0.30 0.75 0.66 0.97 0.89
Less Urbanized 0.79 0.93 0.18 0.29 0.52 0.58 0.73 0.86
Completely Rural 1.93 1.38 0.95 0.55 1.47 0.80 1.96 1.38
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 0.59 0.71 0.21 0.31 0.46 0.56 0.53 0.61
$20,000 - $49,999 0.40 0.45 0.09 0.13 0.29 0.31 0.38 0.42
$50,000 - $74,999 0.60 0.67 0.14 0.14 0.40 0.47 0.57 0.63
$75,000 or More 0.53 0.46 0.08 0.06 0.42 0.35 0.47 0.45
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE3                
Yes 0.77 0.85 0.26 0.34 0.58 0.65 0.73 0.80
No 0.27 0.29 0.05 0.07 0.21 0.20 0.25 0.27
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Table 6.14P (REVISED) – Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling1 TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
TOTAL 0.2785   0.0143   0.3369   0.3773  
GEOGRAPHIC REGION                
Northeast 0.0837   0.1732   0.4564   0.0771  
Midwest 0.9015   0.1535   0.3445   0.4894  
South 0.5157   0.0704   0.7308   0.9675  
West 0.9600   0.6593   0.9431   0.4482  
COUNTY TYPE                
Large Metro 0.8147   0.3807   0.8994   0.7074  
Small Metro 0.1869   0.0252   0.2307   0.1980  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.5624   0.4539   0.9559   0.5787  
< 250K Pop. 0.1520   0.0133   0.0431   0.1512  
Nonmetro 0.6283   0.1373   0.5786   0.7849  
Urbanized 0.5635   0.2460   0.8967   0.8962  
Less Urbanized 0.4265   0.0996   0.2817   0.7949  
Completely Rural 0.1565   0.5460   0.3963   0.2386  
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 0.0032   0.0563   0.0310   0.0033  
$20,000 - $49,999 0.6727   0.0492   0.4899   0.9387  
$50,000 - $74,999 0.6508   0.9769   0.3398   0.8768  
$75,000 or More 0.2371   0.4156   0.1553   0.5589  
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE3                
Yes 0.0103   0.0617   0.0730   0.0490  
No 0.9752   0.0770   0.8507   0.9622  
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Table 6.15C – Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Type of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling or combinations of types of treatment information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
RECEIVED ONLY ONE TREATMENT TYPE                
Inpatient 42 97 13 17 23 51 35 84
Outpatient 212 228 51 40 153 140 139 172
Prescription Medication 417 425 62 57 258 225 302 341
RECEIVED TWO TREATMENT TYPES                
Inpatient and Outpatient 31 40 9 11 27 25 14 29
Inpatient and Prescription Medication 44 66 9 10 33 34 27 56
Outpatient and Prescription Medication 362 373 51 49 217 241 275 293
RECEIVED ALL THREE TREATMENT TYPES                
Inpatient, Outpatient, and Prescription Medication 104 114 20 20 74 83 76 78
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Table 6.15D – Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Type of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling or combinations of types of treatment information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
RECEIVED ONLY ONE TREATMENT TYPE                
Inpatient 0.15 0.33 0.36 0.50 0.17 0.36 0.33 0.71
Outpatient 0.68 0.74 1.19 1.08 1.00 0.91 1.20 1.40
Prescription Medication 1.07 1.03 1.39 1.37 1.29 1.29 2.10 2.07
RECEIVED TWO TREATMENT TYPES                
Inpatient and Outpatient 0.11 0.14 0.26 0.31 0.19 0.18 0.13 0.25
Inpatient and Prescription Medication 0.16 0.22 0.26 0.28 0.24 0.24 0.25 0.47
Outpatient and Prescription Medication 1.00 1.04 1.16 1.20 1.23 1.33 1.98 2.04
RECEIVED ALL THREE TREATMENT TYPES                
Inpatient, Outpatient, and Prescription Medication 0.36 0.38 0.56 0.57 0.52 0.57 0.70 0.66
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Table 6.15P – Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Type of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling or combinations of types of treatment information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
RECEIVED ONLY ONE TREATMENT TYPE                
Inpatient 0.0017   0.2123   0.0028   0.1186  
Outpatient 0.4572   0.0194   0.7992   0.6681  
Prescription Medication 0.1976   0.6956   0.0851   0.7100  
RECEIVED TWO TREATMENT TYPES                
Inpatient and Outpatient 0.6083   0.4971   1.0000   0.5332  
Inpatient and Prescription Medication 0.2269   0.7046   0.9890   0.1378  
Outpatient and Prescription Medication 0.5531   0.0420   0.8412   0.8613  
RECEIVED ALL THREE TREATMENT TYPES                
Inpatient, Outpatient, and Prescription Medication 0.6319   0.9581   0.1202   0.4140  
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Table 6.16C – Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Dependence/Abuse Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent past year dependence/abuse for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically, based on data from original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3            
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 444 450 235 240 387 415
Illicit Drugs4 214 228 137 135 166 177
Alcohol 407 405 204 210 363 381
DEPENDENCE3            
Illicit Drugsor Alcohol4 323 324 189 197 270 265
Illicit Drugs4 181 191 116 115 137 147
Alcohol 282 281 155 167 243 234
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Table 6.16D – Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Dependence/Abuse Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent past year dependence/abuse for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically, based on data from original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3            
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 0.20 0.20 0.75 0.77 0.20 0.20
Illicit Drugs4 0.10 0.10 0.47 0.45 0.09 0.09
Alcohol 0.18 0.18 0.66 0.68 0.18 0.18
DEPENDENCE3            
Illicit Drugsor Alcohol4 0.15 0.15 0.63 0.63 0.14 0.13
Illicit Drugs4 0.08 0.09 0.40 0.39 0.07 0.08
Alcohol 0.13 0.13 0.53 0.54 0.13 0.12
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Table 6.16P – Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Dependence/Abuse Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent past year dependence/abuse for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically, based on data from original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3            
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 0.5392   0.9676   0.4005  
Illicit Drugs4 0.6544   0.8096   0.5910  
Alcohol 0.5730   0.9158   0.4732  
DEPENDENCE3            
Illicit Drugsor Alcohol4 0.5711   0.6494   0.6005  
Illicit Drugs4 0.6236   0.7262   0.5729  
Alcohol 0.7865   0.6427   0.8837  
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Table 6.17C – Location of Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Location of Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple locations; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents were permitted to specify other locations for receiving outpatient mental health treatment/counseling. This location is one of the most commonly reported other locations for receiving outpatient treatment/counseling.
3 Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Some Other Place Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic or Center 205 192 32 30 151 125 132 133
Office of a Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, or Counselor - Not Part of a Clinic 322 329 60 54 203 230 221 237
Doctor's Office - Not Part of a Clinic 209 218 27 25 118 122 166 177
Outpatient Medical Clinic 132 138 16 15 77 85 113 112
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 53 88 12 8 23 48 46 75
School or University Setting/Clinic/Center2 17 15 15 12 8 10 * *
Some Other Place3 55 72 9 8 26 29 48 65
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Table 6.17D – Location of Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Location of Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple locations; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents were permitted to specify other locations for receiving outpatient mental health treatment/counseling. This location is one of the most commonly reported other locations for receiving outpatient treatment/counseling.
3 Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Some Other Place Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic or Center 1.25 1.16 1.52 1.50 1.71 1.45 2.35 2.23
Office of a Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, or Counselor - Not Part of a Clinic 1.50 1.50 1.84 1.80 1.88 1.74 3.01 3.17
Doctor's Office - Not Part of a Clinic 1.21 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.37 1.35 2.65 2.74
Outpatient Medical Clinic 0.86 0.86 0.83 0.82 0.99 1.03 2.04 1.90
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 0.35 0.57 0.64 0.47 0.31 0.60 0.87 1.31
School or University Setting/Clinic/Center2 0.12 0.10 0.81 0.63 0.11 0.13 * *
Some Other Place3 0.38 0.47 0.47 0.46 0.34 0.36 0.93 1.16
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Table 6.17P – Location of Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Location of Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple locations; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents were permitted to specify other locations for receiving outpatient mental health treatment/counseling. This location is one of the most commonly reported other locations for receiving outpatient treatment/counseling.
3 Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Some Other Place Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic or Center 0.1626   0.3037   0.6669   0.1939  
Office of a Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, or Counselor - Not Part of a Clinic 0.4411   0.1474   0.9040   0.5086  
Doctor's Office - Not Part of a Clinic 0.5478   0.4387   0.3383   0.7778  
Outpatient Medical Clinic 0.3941   0.9694   0.2093   0.9269  
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 0.1517   0.6867   0.0872   0.4498  
School or University Setting/Clinic/Center2 0.2763   0.3202   0.9104   *  
Some Other Place3 0.5319   0.8775   0.9347   0.5082  
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Table 6.18C – Source of Payment for Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Source of Payment1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple sources of payment; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
Self or Family Member Living in Household 260 276 48 41 179 182 172 198
Family Member Not Living in Household 42 59 21 14 23 30 29 48
Private Health Insurance 291 300 36 41 175 189 225 226
Medicare 158 209 19 16 63 79 141 189
Medicaid 116 120 16 20 85 86 72 83
Rehabilitation Program 26 34 1 6 12 17 * 29
Employer 118 118 12 14 92 83 71 81
VA or Other Military Program 122 136 7 11 53 50 112 126
Other Public Source 80 78 15 12 56 58 53 51
Other Private Source 56 35 7 13 41 24 38 21
Free Treatment 82 73 30 21 68 37 36 59
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Table 6.18D – Source of Payment for Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Source of Payment1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple sources of payment; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
Self or Family Member Living in Household 1.40 1.45 1.89 1.75 1.80 1.67 2.78 3.02
Family Member Not Living in Household 0.29 0.38 1.06 0.78 0.30 0.38 0.56 0.86
Private Health Insurance 1.44 1.56 1.55 1.80 1.78 1.80 2.94 3.24
Medicare 0.99 1.27 0.99 0.85 0.82 0.97 2.40 2.95
Medicaid 0.78 0.76 0.88 1.09 1.09 1.06 1.36 1.46
Rehabilitation Program 0.18 0.22 0.08 0.34 0.16 0.21 * 0.52
Employer 0.78 0.74 0.63 0.77 1.17 0.99 1.34 1.42
VA or Other Military Program 0.81 0.88 0.35 0.60 0.70 0.62 2.05 2.16
Other Public Source 0.55 0.50 0.76 0.64 0.74 0.71 1.02 0.91
Other Private Source 0.39 0.23 0.38 0.70 0.55 0.31 0.73 0.39
Free Treatment 0.55 0.48 1.34 1.12 0.88 0.46 0.69 1.06
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Table 6.18P – Source of Payment for Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Source of Payment1 Total AGE GROUP
18-25 26-49 50 or Older
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple sources of payment; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
Self or Family Member Living in Household 0.5210   0.8658   0.9747   0.4196  
Family Member Not Living in Household 0.5520   0.2031   0.6163   0.2495  
Private Health Insurance 0.6145   0.1343   0.7285   0.4494  
Medicare 0.1699   0.1317   0.0697   0.4113  
Medicaid 0.3267   0.0470   0.4241   0.8821  
Rehabilitation Program 0.3128   0.0592   0.3700   *  
Employer 0.6461   0.3633   0.3344   0.8283  
VA or Other Military Program 0.9695   0.0509   0.5729   0.9486  
Other Public Source 0.6475   0.2412   0.5878   0.6478  
Other Private Source 0.2734   0.2261   0.3261   0.3244  
Free Treatment 0.1099   0.3205   0.0205   0.4184  
80429
Table 6.19C – Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment and Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received. Respondents with unknown unmet need information were excluded.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent past year unmet need for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
3 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 328 328 253 243 213 226
AGE            
18-25 76 74 52 46 59 65
26-49 232 238 178 185 158 161
50 or Older 216 208 167 154 135 134
GENDER            
Male 211 192 147 154 142 121
Female 254 268 201 192 162 185
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 314 302 244 226 199 206
White 275 282 210 217 172 177
Black or African American 115 103 88 63 68 79
Other or Two or More Races 111 65 * 38 73 54
Hispanic or Latino 106 123 71 83 78 92
EDUCATION            
< High School 129 155 95 125 89 89
High School Graduate 161 170 132 121 91 117
Some College 191 172 146 120 122 120
College Graduate 187 170 128 120 125 116
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 246 226 175 162 159 162
Part-Time 110 121 86 87 67 82
Unemployed 68 62 42 45 51 44
Other3 194 195 150 149 118 116
80429
Table 6.19D – Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment and Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received. Respondents with unknown unmet need information were excluded.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent past year unmet need for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
3 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.15 0.15 0.82 0.78 0.11 0.11
AGE            
18-25 0.23 0.23 1.17 1.15 0.19 0.21
26-49 0.23 0.24 1.10 1.12 0.18 0.18
50 or Older 0.25 0.23 1.46 1.28 0.18 0.17
GENDER            
Male 0.20 0.18 1.39 1.43 0.15 0.12
Female 0.22 0.23 1.00 0.93 0.17 0.19
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.16 0.16 0.85 0.77 0.12 0.12
White 0.17 0.18 0.83 0.82 0.13 0.13
Black or African American 0.44 0.39 4.06 3.25 0.29 0.33
Other or Two or More Races 0.80 0.48 * 4.07 0.59 0.42
Hispanic or Latino 0.37 0.42 3.15 3.56 0.29 0.34
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.35 0.42 2.30 2.45 0.27 0.28
High School Graduate 0.23 0.24 1.46 1.34 0.15 0.19
Some College 0.34 0.30 1.68 1.49 0.25 0.24
College Graduate 0.31 0.27 1.39 1.28 0.24 0.22
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.19 0.18 1.14 1.14 0.14 0.15
Part-Time 0.38 0.41 2.05 1.90 0.27 0.33
Unemployed 0.92 0.84 3.77 4.07 0.83 0.71
Other3 0.31 0.30 1.47 1.29 0.22 0.22
80429
Table 6.19P – Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment and Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received. Respondents with unknown unmet need information were excluded.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent past year unmet need for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
3 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.4542   0.3059   0.0793  
AGE            
18-25 0.7789   0.5057   0.2026  
26-49 0.0656   0.4789   0.0742  
50 or Older 0.4216   0.0872   0.7947  
GENDER            
Male 0.7135   0.7729   0.6168  
Female 0.2170   0.2980   0.0098  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE            
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.6218   0.3312   0.1918  
White 0.3005   0.7127   0.2280  
Black or African American 0.8725   0.4022   0.4433  
Other or Two or More Races 0.2223   *   0.9533  
Hispanic or Latino 0.3977   0.7209   0.1553  
EDUCATION            
< High School 0.1218   0.6283   0.2477  
High School Graduate 0.7874   0.2742   0.3248  
Some College 0.3644   0.1782   0.7785  
College Graduate 0.4283   0.9513   0.3014  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT            
Full-Time 0.8402   0.9651   0.3845  
Part-Time 0.3167   0.2637   0.0429  
Unemployed 0.7353   0.6695   0.8869  
Other3 0.6121   0.4308   0.4569  
120417
Table 6.20C (REVISED) – Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment, and Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received. Respondents with unknown unmet need information were excluded.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent past year unmet need for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
3 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 328 330 254 246 213 226
GEOGRAPHIC REGION            
Northeast 152 126 104 98 111 83
Midwest 138 127 94 99 90 87
South 208 204 171 141 127 151
West 155 191 128 145 96 116
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 256 258 191 186 162 174
Small Metro 169 195 129 142 100 126
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 142 153 106 101 87 111
< 250K Pop. 98 116 78 98 56 58
Nonmetro 159 113 107 84 103 74
Urbanized 77 82 50 62 51 46
Less Urbanized 117 72 82 51 67 52
Completely Rural 79 37 * * 59 29
FAMILY INCOME            
Less Than $20,000 175 162 132 130 110 90
$20,000 - $49,999 196 190 149 136 120 129
$50,000 - $74,999 119 158 85 112 84 109
$75,000 or More 184 167 141 107 113 122
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE3            
Yes 158 176 114 141 106 99
No 301 283 227 200 188 199
120417
Table 6.20D (REVISED) – Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment, and Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received. Respondents with unknown unmet need information were excluded.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent past year unmet need for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
3 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.15 0.15 0.82 0.78 0.11 0.11
GEOGRAPHIC REGION            
Northeast 0.37 0.31 1.71 1.50 0.31 0.24
Midwest 0.28 0.26 1.27 1.37 0.21 0.20
South 0.26 0.25 1.53 1.26 0.18 0.21
West 0.31 0.37 1.96 2.15 0.22 0.25
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.21 0.21 1.19 1.20 0.15 0.16
Small Metro 0.25 0.28 1.41 1.38 0.18 0.22
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.33 0.34 1.78 1.65 0.24 0.29
< 250K Pop. 0.44 0.49 2.36 2.39 0.30 0.31
Nonmetro 0.38 0.30 1.72 1.45 0.29 0.23
Urbanized 0.47 0.50 1.99 2.40 0.39 0.35
Less Urbanized 0.55 0.40 2.60 1.85 0.38 0.34
Completely Rural 1.62 0.87 * * 1.45 0.74
FAMILY INCOME            
Less Than $20,000 0.40 0.39 1.88 1.67 0.30 0.27
$20,000 - $49,999 0.25 0.25 1.49 1.42 0.18 0.20
$50,000 - $74,999 0.31 0.37 1.68 1.98 0.25 0.30
$75,000 or More 0.28 0.24 1.55 1.19 0.21 0.20
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE3            
Yes 0.48 0.52 1.84 1.78 0.40 0.39
No 0.15 0.15 0.91 0.83 0.11 0.12
120417
Table 6.20P (REVISED) – Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment, and Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received. Respondents with unknown unmet need information were excluded.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent past year unmet need for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
3 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.4096   0.3336   0.0777  
GEOGRAPHIC REGION            
Northeast 0.3467   0.0750   0.7266  
Midwest 0.8531   0.7698   0.6415  
South 0.5264   0.3873   0.1507  
West 0.0937   0.7315   0.0136  
COUNTY TYPE            
Large Metro 0.1807   0.7774   0.0264  
Small Metro 0.4617   0.7066   0.4047  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8440   0.3345   0.3792  
< 250K Pop. 0.3305   0.5408   0.9720  
Nonmetro 0.1098   0.1054   0.3571  
Urbanized 0.9106   0.6774   0.3729  
Less Urbanized 0.1053   0.0078   0.9039  
Completely Rural 0.3316   *   0.4204  
FAMILY INCOME            
Less Than $20,000 0.8328   0.2887   0.8731  
$20,000 - $49,999 0.8530   0.2918   0.1936  
$50,000 - $74,999 0.0075   0.0561   0.0766  
$75,000 or More 0.5816   0.1589   0.3763  
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE3            
Yes 0.0933   0.7561   0.2894  
No 0.9576   0.1302   0.1142  
80429
Table 6.21C – Detailed Reasons for Not Receiving Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with an Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Reason Did Not Receive Treatment/Counseling1 Total2 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING3
Received Not Received
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple reasons; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Estimates in the Total column represent reasons for not receiving mental health treatment/counseling for all persons aged 18 or older with an unmet need for treatment, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
3 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
4 Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Some Other Reason for Not Receiving Mental Health Treatment/Counseling were classified as not having received treatment for Some Other Reason.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL POPULATION 338 335 253 243 213 226
Could Not Afford Cost 207 223 154 162 129 147
Might Cause Neighbors/Community to Have Negative Opinion 103 79 68 51 74 59
Might Have Negative Effect on Job 102 91 61 58 80 70
Health Insurance Does Not Cover Any Mental Health Treatment/Counseling 74 84 63 49 40 68
Health Insurance Does Not Cover Enough
Mental Health Treatment/Counseling
89 110 70 83 52 74
Did Not Know Where to Go for Services 119 110 92 79 76 79
Concerned about Confidentiality 106 103 73 71 69 78
Fear of Being Committed/Have to Take Medicine 90 94 69 88 57 37
Did Not Feel Need for Treatment 94 89 70 61 63 64
Could Handle the Problem Without Treatment 194 160 133 118 123 111
Treatment Would Not Help 78 109 51 91 59 60
Did Not Have Time 152 126 99 87 98 91
Did Not Want Others to Find Out 75 71 52 49 54 53
No Transportation/Inconvenient 49 39 45 36 18 20
Some Other Reason4 83 79 69 49 47 64
80429
Table 6.21D – Detailed Reasons for Not Receiving Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with an Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Reason Did Not Receive Treatment/Counseling1 Total2 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING3
Received Not Received
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple reasons; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Estimates in the Total column represent reasons for not receiving mental health treatment/counseling for all persons aged 18 or older with an unmet need for treatment, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
3 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
4 Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Some Other Reason for Not Receiving Mental Health Treatment/Counseling were classified as not having received treatment for Some Other Reason.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL POPULATION 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Could Not Afford Cost 1.56 1.51 2.23 2.26 2.12 1.96
Might Cause Neighbors/Community to Have Negative Opinion 0.93 0.71 1.17 0.95 1.46 1.05
Might Have Negative Effect on Job 0.89 0.80 1.04 1.05 1.55 1.24
Health Insurance Does Not Cover Any Mental Health Treatment/Counseling 0.69 0.75 1.09 0.90 0.82 1.20
Health Insurance Does Not Cover Enough
Mental Health Treatment/Counseling
0.82 0.97 1.22 1.43 1.04 1.31
Did Not Know Where to Go for Services 1.08 0.95 1.53 1.38 1.49 1.36
Concerned about Confidentiality 0.96 0.90 1.25 1.25 1.37 1.36
Fear of Being Committed/Have to Take Medicine 0.84 0.83 1.19 1.52 1.16 0.69
Did Not Feel Need for Treatment 0.86 0.80 1.22 1.09 1.26 1.14
Could Handle the Problem Without Treatment 1.54 1.24 2.04 1.90 2.12 1.72
Treatment Would Not Help 0.73 0.96 0.92 1.58 1.18 1.08
Did Not Have Time 1.31 1.07 1.63 1.50 1.81 1.53
Did Not Want Others to Find Out 0.69 0.64 0.90 0.89 1.09 0.96
No Transportation/Inconvenient 0.47 0.36 0.80 0.66 0.38 0.37
Some Other Reason4 0.77 0.71 1.18 0.90 0.94 1.13
80429
Table 6.21P – Detailed Reasons for Not Receiving Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with an Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Reason Did Not Receive Treatment/Counseling1 Total2 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING3
Received Not Received
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
N/A: Not applicable.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple reasons; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Estimates in the Total column represent reasons for not receiving mental health treatment/counseling for all persons aged 18 or older with an unmet need for treatment, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
3 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care or outpatient care or having used prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for drug or alcohol use. Respondents with unknown treatment/counseling information were excluded. Estimates were based only on responses to items in the Adult Mental Health Service Utilization module.
4 Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Some Other Reason for Not Receiving Mental Health Treatment/Counseling were classified as not having received treatment for Some Other Reason.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL POPULATION N/A   N/A   N/A  
Could Not Afford Cost 0.0828   0.0568   0.5723  
Might Cause Neighbors/Community to Have Negative Opinion 0.0459   0.0514   0.3069  
Might Have Negative Effect on Job 0.3208   0.3831   0.5482  
Health Insurance Does Not Cover Any Mental Health Treatment/Counseling 0.4929   0.6370   0.1203  
Health Insurance Does Not Cover Enough
Mental Health Treatment/Counseling
0.1275   0.6318   0.0545  
Did Not Know Where to Go for Services 0.6421   0.6150   0.2980  
Concerned about Confidentiality 0.3798   0.9420   0.2191  
Fear of Being Committed/Have to Take Medicine 0.5886   0.0585   0.0651  
Did Not Feel Need for Treatment 0.8333   0.4459   0.6931  
Could Handle the Problem Without Treatment 0.2345   0.7770   0.0892  
Treatment Would Not Help 0.1862   0.0751   0.9864  
Did Not Have Time 0.9348   0.8851   0.8501  
Did Not Want Others to Find Out 0.4870   0.8152   0.3881  
No Transportation/Inconvenient 0.5357   0.3271   0.2469  
Some Other Reason4 0.7811   0.6605   0.3345  
80507
Table 6.22C – Source of Mental Health Service in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Source of Mental Health Service1 Total AGE GROUP
12-13 14-15 16-17
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Receipt of Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year were excluded.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple service sources; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling from this source.
3 Specialty Mental Health and Education or Medical includes receipt of any specialty mental health services and receipt of services from either Education or Medical sources.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH 74 77 39 42 51 47 47 48
Outpatient 72 72 36 39 48 43 44 44
Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, or Counselor 65 67 32 34 41 40 41 42
Mental Health Clinic or Center 33 30 14 17 24 17 20 18
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 31 28 17 18 16 14 21 16
In-Home Therapist, Counselor, or Family Preservation Worker 37 37 20 20 22 23 22 20
Inpatient or Residential (Overnight or Longer Stay) 38 34 18 18 24 22 22 19
Hospital 33 31 15 17 22 19 19 18
Residential Treatment Center 20 17 9 9 12 11 13 11
Foster Care or Therapeutic Foster Care Home 17 13 10 6 7 9 11 8
EDUCATION2 70 72 39 43 47 42 43 41
School Counselor, School Psychologist or Regular Meetings with a Teacher 62 67 34 41 42 37 38 38
Special Education Services While in a Regular Classroom or Placement in a Special Classroom, Special Program or Special School 43 38 25 23 25 25 25 20
MEDICAL                
Pediatrician or Other Family Doctor 35 35 18 18 20 23 21 21
SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH AND EDUCATION OR MEDICAL3 47 48 26 27 30 30 29 27
80507
Table 6.22D – Source of Mental Health Service in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Age Group: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Source of Mental Health Service1 Total AGE GROUP
12-13 14-15 16-17
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Receipt of Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year were excluded.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple service sources; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling from this source.
3 Specialty Mental Health and Education or Medical includes receipt of any specialty mental health services and receipt of services from either Education or Medical sources.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH 0.30 0.31 0.47 0.50 0.54 0.52 0.49 0.52
Outpatient 0.28 0.29 0.44 0.47 0.51 0.49 0.47 0.49
Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, or Counselor 0.26 0.27 0.39 0.41 0.44 0.46 0.44 0.46
Mental Health Clinic or Center 0.13 0.12 0.18 0.20 0.26 0.20 0.23 0.21
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 0.12 0.11 0.20 0.22 0.18 0.16 0.24 0.19
In-Home Therapist, Counselor, or Family Preservation Worker 0.15 0.15 0.24 0.25 0.24 0.26 0.26 0.23
Inpatient or Residential (Overnight or Longer Stay) 0.15 0.13 0.22 0.22 0.28 0.25 0.26 0.22
Hospital 0.13 0.12 0.18 0.21 0.25 0.23 0.22 0.20
Residential Treatment Center 0.08 0.07 0.12 0.11 0.13 0.13 0.15 0.13
Foster Care or Therapeutic Foster Care Home 0.07 0.05 0.12 0.08 0.08 0.10 0.13 0.09
EDUCATION2 0.28 0.29 0.47 0.51 0.50 0.47 0.49 0.45
School Counselor, School Psychologist or Regular Meetings with a Teacher 0.25 0.27 0.41 0.47 0.45 0.42 0.43 0.43
Special Education Services While in a Regular Classroom or Placement in a Special Classroom, Special Program or Special School 0.17 0.15 0.31 0.28 0.27 0.29 0.29 0.24
MEDICAL                
Pediatrician or Other Family Doctor 0.14 0.14 0.23 0.23 0.23 0.27 0.24 0.24
SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH AND EDUCATION OR MEDICAL3 0.19 0.19 0.32 0.33 0.32 0.35 0.33 0.31
80507
Table 6.22P – Source of Mental Health Service in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Age Group: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Source of Mental Health Service1 Total AGE GROUP
12-13 14-15 16-17
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Receipt of Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year were excluded.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple service sources; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling from this source.
3 Specialty Mental Health and Education or Medical includes receipt of any specialty mental health services and receipt of services from either Education or Medical sources.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH 0.1326   0.4977   0.3989   0.2711  
Outpatient 0.1862   0.4698   0.3669   0.4776  
Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, or Counselor 0.6389   0.5529   0.7843   0.9850  
Mental Health Clinic or Center 0.8908   0.2617   0.5845   0.6074  
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 0.2077   0.7394   0.2086   0.1804  
In-Home Therapist, Counselor, or Family Preservation Worker 0.8546   0.8833   0.5576   0.4308  
Inpatient or Residential (Overnight or Longer Stay) 0.4625   0.6144   0.5878   0.2851  
Hospital 0.9465   0.3264   0.5700   0.7733  
Residential Treatment Center 0.3598   0.9446   0.7850   0.2589  
Foster Care or Therapeutic Foster Care Home 0.4360   0.5938   0.4751   0.1660  
EDUCATION2 0.2798   0.4506   0.7960   0.3683  
School Counselor, School Psychologist or Regular Meetings with a Teacher 0.8629   0.3104   0.4849   0.5636  
Special Education Services While in a Regular Classroom or Placement in a Special Classroom, Special Program or Special School 0.0051   0.0072   0.8557   0.0527  
MEDICAL                
Pediatrician or Other Family Doctor 0.9706   0.7110   0.7442   0.9673  
SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH AND EDUCATION OR MEDICAL3 0.4062   0.5176   0.8508   0.5362  
80507
Table 6.23C – Source of Mental Health Service in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE EDUCATION3 MEDICAL4 SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH AND EDUCATION OR MEDICAL5
Total Outpatient1 Inpatient2
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Receipt of Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year were excluded.
1 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) private therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker, or counselor; (2) mental health clinic or center; (3) partial day hospital or day treatment program; or (4) in-home therapist, counselor, or family preservation worker.
2 Includes treatment or counseling from an overnight or longer stay in a (1) hospital, (2) residential treatment center, or (3) foster care or therapeutic foster care.
3 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) school counselor, school psychologist, or regular meetings with a teacher; or (2) special education services while in a regular or special classroom or placement in a special program or school. Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling from this source.
4 Includes treatment or counseling from a pediatrician or other family doctor.
5 Specialty Mental Health and Education or Medical includes receipt of any specialty mental health services and receipt of services from either Education or Medical sources.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 74 77 72 72 38 34 70 72 35 35 47 48
GENDER                        
Male 52 51 49 45 29 25 49 47 23 22 32 29
Female 51 57 50 56 24 23 51 54 25 28 36 38
AGE GROUP                        
12-13 39 42 36 39 18 18 39 43 18 18 26 27
14-15 51 47 48 43 24 22 47 42 20 23 30 30
16-17 47 48 44 44 22 19 43 41 21 21 29 27
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                        
Not Hispanic or Latino 67 69 65 65 33 30 63 65 33 34 43 43
White 65 66 63 63 24 25 54 58 28 30 38 37
Black or African American 32 32 28 28 18 17 37 41 14 10 19 20
American Indian or Alaska Native 3 * 3 * 2 1 6 * 1 * 2 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * * * * * * * *
Asian 18 13 18 11 14 8 16 12 4 7 7 9
Two or More Races 14 7 14 7 11 3 12 9 10 3 12 6
Hispanic or Latino 34 30 32 28 17 14 31 31 15 11 21 18
80507
Table 6.23D – Source of Mental Health Service in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE EDUCATION3 MEDICAL4 SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH AND EDUCATION OR MEDICAL5
Total Outpatient1 Inpatient2
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Receipt of Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year were excluded.
1 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) private therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker, or counselor; (2) mental health clinic or center; (3) partial day hospital or day treatment program; or (4) in-home therapist, counselor, or family preservation worker.
2 Includes treatment or counseling from an overnight or longer stay in a (1) hospital, (2) residential treatment center, or (3) foster care or therapeutic foster care.
3 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) school counselor, school psychologist, or regular meetings with a teacher; or (2) special education services while in a regular or special classroom or placement in a special program or school. Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling from this source.
4 Includes treatment or counseling from a pediatrician or other family doctor.
5 Specialty Mental Health and Education or Medical includes receipt of any specialty mental health services and receipt of services from either Education or Medical sources.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.30 0.31 0.28 0.29 0.15 0.13 0.28 0.29 0.14 0.14 0.19 0.19
GENDER                        
Male 0.41 0.40 0.38 0.35 0.22 0.20 0.38 0.37 0.18 0.17 0.25 0.23
Female 0.41 0.47 0.41 0.45 0.19 0.19 0.42 0.44 0.20 0.22 0.29 0.31
AGE GROUP                        
12-13 0.47 0.50 0.44 0.47 0.22 0.22 0.47 0.51 0.23 0.23 0.32 0.33
14-15 0.54 0.52 0.51 0.49 0.28 0.25 0.50 0.47 0.23 0.27 0.32 0.35
16-17 0.49 0.52 0.47 0.49 0.26 0.22 0.49 0.45 0.24 0.24 0.33 0.31
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                        
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.33 0.34 0.32 0.32 0.16 0.15 0.31 0.32 0.16 0.17 0.21 0.21
White 0.37 0.40 0.36 0.38 0.16 0.16 0.33 0.35 0.18 0.20 0.24 0.24
Black or African American 0.74 0.70 0.65 0.63 0.44 0.43 0.80 0.89 0.35 0.26 0.47 0.49
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.41 * 2.28 * 1.45 0.91 3.41 * 0.54 * 1.32 *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * * * * * * * *
Asian 1.62 1.25 1.63 1.10 1.36 0.80 1.42 1.21 0.38 0.73 0.72 0.91
Two or More Races 3.16 1.79 3.18 1.69 2.47 0.70 2.71 1.93 2.38 0.71 2.81 1.43
Hispanic or Latino 0.76 0.66 0.71 0.60 0.37 0.31 0.70 0.67 0.33 0.24 0.47 0.39
80507
Table 6.23P – Source of Mental Health Service in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE EDUCATION3 MEDICAL4 SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH AND EDUCATION OR MEDICAL5
Total Outpatient1 Inpatient2
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Receipt of Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year were excluded.
1 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) private therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker, or counselor; (2) mental health clinic or center; (3) partial day hospital or day treatment program; or (4) in-home therapist, counselor, or family preservation worker.
2 Includes treatment or counseling from an overnight or longer stay in a (1) hospital, (2) residential treatment center, or (3) foster care or therapeutic foster care.
3 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) school counselor, school psychologist, or regular meetings with a teacher; or (2) special education services while in a regular or special classroom or placement in a special program or school. Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling from this source.
4 Includes treatment or counseling from a pediatrician or other family doctor.
5 Specialty Mental Health and Education or Medical includes receipt of any specialty mental health services and receipt of services from either Education or Medical sources.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1326   0.1862   0.4625   0.2798   0.9706   0.4062  
GENDER                        
Male 0.0742   0.0508   0.6378   0.0657   0.6425   0.3355  
Female 0.7066   0.9770   0.5744   0.8404   0.6487   0.7959  
AGE GROUP                        
12-13 0.4977   0.4698   0.6144   0.4506   0.7110   0.5176  
14-15 0.3989   0.3669   0.5878   0.7960   0.7442   0.8508  
16-17 0.2711   0.4776   0.2851   0.3683   0.9673   0.5362  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                        
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.3490   0.4080   0.5412   0.3256   0.5302   0.5957  
White 0.2724   0.2921   0.8959   0.2653   0.3661   0.2469  
Black or African American 0.5077   0.5596   0.6380   0.7356   0.2864   0.2956  
American Indian or Alaska Native *   *   0.1531   *   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *   *   *  
Asian 0.4635   0.5362   0.3974   0.1901   0.2483   0.8087  
Two or More Races 0.0279   0.0828   0.0992   0.2136   0.1703   0.1984  
Hispanic or Latino 0.1377   0.1952   0.6839   0.6650   0.1445   0.4305  
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Table 6.24C (REVISED) – Source of Mental Health Service in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristic SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE EDUCATION3 MEDICAL4 SPECIALTY
MENTAL HEALTH
AND EDUCATION
OR MEDICAL5
Total Outpatient1 Inpatient2
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Receipt of Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year were excluded.
1 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) private therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker, or counselor; (2) mental health clinic or center; (3) partial day hospital or day treatment program; or (4) in-home therapist, counselor, or family preservation worker.
2 Includes treatment or counseling from an overnight or longer stay in a (1) hospital, (2) residential treatment center, or (3) foster care or therapeutic foster care.
3 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) school counselor, school psychologist, or regular meetings with a teacher; or (2) special education services while in a regular or special classroom or placement in a special program or school. Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling from this source.
4 Includes treatment or counseling from a pediatrician or other family doctor.
5 Specialty Mental Health and Education or Medical includes receipt of any specialty mental health services and receipt of services from either Education or Medical sources.
6 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 74 77 72 72 38 34 70 72 35 35 47 48
GEOGRAPHIC REGION                        
Northeast 31 32 30 29 19 14 29 30 15 12 19 22
Midwest 27 32 26 30 14 15 27 28 16 19 18 24
South 47 41 43 38 25 21 42 43 21 22 28 27
West 37 44 36 40 17 18 39 37 18 17 25 24
COUNTY TYPE                        
Large Metro 61 67 59 62 30 26 60 64 28 25 38 38
Small Metro 48 43 45 41 22 17 39 40 19 20 26 25
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 39 34 36 33 19 13 32 30 16 14 21 20
< 250K Pop. 28 27 26 25 9 10 22 27 9 14 14 16
Nonmetro 29 30 27 26 13 15 25 30 12 18 16 21
Urbanized 19 18 18 17 7 7 17 22 8 8 11 12
Less Urbanized 20 21 18 18 9 12 18 19 9 11 11 12
Completely Rural 11 15 10 14 5 5 8 7 4 12 6 13
FAMILY INCOME                        
Less Than $20,000 37 36 34 32 21 19 37 38 14 13 20 23
$20,000 - $49,999 45 43 42 41 24 20 49 44 21 21 32 31
$50,000 - $74,999 35 38 34 36 15 14 29 32 13 13 19 20
$75,000 or More 48 45 46 44 14 15 36 42 24 22 26 26
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE6                        
Yes 42 40 38 34 23 21 43 38 17 16 27 24
No 73 73 70 70 31 28 63 70 33 33 43 44
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Table 6.24D (REVISED) – Source of Mental Health Service in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristic SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE EDUCATION3 MEDICAL4 SPECIALTY
MENTAL HEALTH
AND EDUCATION
OR MEDICAL5
Total Outpatient1 Inpatient2
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Receipt of Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year were excluded.
1 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) private therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker, or counselor; (2) mental health clinic or center; (3) partial day hospital or day treatment program; or (4) in-home therapist, counselor, or family preservation worker.
2 Includes treatment or counseling from an overnight or longer stay in a (1) hospital, (2) residential treatment center, or (3) foster care or therapeutic foster care.
3 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) school counselor, school psychologist, or regular meetings with a teacher; or (2) special education services while in a regular or special classroom or placement in a special program or school. Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling from this source.
4 Includes treatment or counseling from a pediatrician or other family doctor.
5 Specialty Mental Health and Education or Medical includes receipt of any specialty mental health services and receipt of services from either Education or Medical sources.
6 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.30 0.31 0.29 0.29 0.15 0.14 0.28 0.29 0.14 0.14 0.19 0.19
GEOGRAPHIC REGION                        
Northeast 0.70 0.73 0.68 0.65 0.42 0.31 0.66 0.68 0.34 0.28 0.43 0.49
Midwest 0.49 0.57 0.46 0.54 0.25 0.27 0.49 0.52 0.29 0.33 0.32 0.43
South 0.52 0.45 0.48 0.42 0.27 0.23 0.46 0.47 0.23 0.25 0.31 0.30
West 0.62 0.74 0.60 0.67 0.28 0.30 0.65 0.63 0.29 0.28 0.42 0.39
COUNTY TYPE                        
Large Metro 0.41 0.44 0.40 0.40 0.21 0.19 0.41 0.40 0.20 0.18 0.27 0.26
Small Metro 0.53 0.52 0.50 0.50 0.28 0.22 0.47 0.50 0.25 0.26 0.32 0.33
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.63 0.65 0.60 0.63 0.37 0.27 0.61 0.58 0.31 0.27 0.40 0.39
< 250K Pop. 0.91 0.96 0.87 0.90 0.37 0.40 0.75 0.97 0.36 0.53 0.53 0.62
Nonmetro 0.62 0.64 0.59 0.57 0.30 0.35 0.54 0.64 0.30 0.42 0.38 0.49
Urbanized 1.01 0.87 0.98 0.82 0.43 0.40 0.90 1.09 0.46 0.44 0.62 0.67
Less Urbanized 0.83 0.88 0.77 0.75 0.46 0.56 0.78 0.85 0.44 0.50 0.51 0.56
Completely Rural 2.00 2.81 1.87 2.76 0.99 1.13 1.51 1.38 0.81 2.66 1.25 2.67
FAMILY INCOME                        
Less Than $20,000 0.78 0.73 0.72 0.68 0.48 0.42 0.80 0.77 0.31 0.30 0.44 0.51
$20,000 - $49,999 0.51 0.52 0.48 0.49 0.28 0.25 0.54 0.53 0.26 0.26 0.38 0.38
$50,000 - $74,999 0.68 0.78 0.66 0.73 0.30 0.31 0.60 0.64 0.28 0.30 0.40 0.43
$75,000 or More 0.52 0.48 0.51 0.48 0.17 0.17 0.41 0.45 0.29 0.25 0.31 0.29
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE6                        
Yes 0.75 0.70 0.70 0.63 0.45 0.41 0.78 0.68 0.35 0.32 0.53 0.46
No 0.32 0.34 0.31 0.32 0.15 0.14 0.29 0.31 0.16 0.16 0.20 0.21
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Table 6.24P (REVISED) – Source of Mental Health Service in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Geographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristic SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE EDUCATION3 MEDICAL4 SPECIALTY
MENTAL HEALTH
AND EDUCATION
OR MEDICAL5
Total Outpatient1 Inpatient2
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Receipt of Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year were excluded.
1 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) private therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker, or counselor; (2) mental health clinic or center; (3) partial day hospital or day treatment program; or (4) in-home therapist, counselor, or family preservation worker.
2 Includes treatment or counseling from an overnight or longer stay in a (1) hospital, (2) residential treatment center, or (3) foster care or therapeutic foster care.
3 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) school counselor, school psychologist, or regular meetings with a teacher; or (2) special education services while in a regular or special classroom or placement in a special program or school. Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling from this source.
4 Includes treatment or counseling from a pediatrician or other family doctor.
5 Specialty Mental Health and Education or Medical includes receipt of any specialty mental health services and receipt of services from either Education or Medical sources.
6 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.1629   0.2208   0.4962   0.3047   0.9656   0.4278  
GEOGRAPHIC REGION                        
Northeast 0.6543   0.8506   0.0556   0.1499   0.6541   0.8668  
Midwest 0.1162   0.0783   0.4159   0.5536   0.8025   0.2259  
South 0.0054   0.0069   0.4273   0.4373   0.7196   0.1126  
West 0.6331   0.5251   0.4320   0.6289   0.8006   0.5020  
COUNTY TYPE                        
Large Metro 0.1896   0.2923   0.3910   0.1022   0.3447   0.1773  
Small Metro 0.7118   0.7307   0.7362   0.7319   0.3976   1.0000  
250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 0.8297   0.9436   0.5415   0.6254   0.6958   0.2631  
< 250K Pop. 0.7450   0.6233   0.7043   0.2063   0.0445   0.1037  
Nonmetro 0.5947   0.4921   0.6992   0.7840   0.4589   0.4650  
Urbanized 0.4677   0.6482   0.8825   0.4110   0.4129   0.8390  
Less Urbanized 0.9778   0.5475   0.3569   0.9422   0.6529   0.5668  
Completely Rural 0.8795   0.9947   0.4675   0.3673   0.2833   0.5957  
FAMILY INCOME                        
Less Than $20,000 0.3012   0.4397   0.7274   0.4810   0.9397   0.1834  
$20,000 - $49,999 0.3862   0.6322   0.4596   0.0580   0.7044   0.4586  
$50,000 - $74,999 0.8865   0.8861   0.6045   0.8423   0.3365   0.6128  
$75,000 or More 0.0302   0.0389   0.9350   0.8855   0.7632   0.0493  
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE6                        
Yes 0.1864   0.1827   0.6195   0.0895   0.8573   0.7891  
No 0.3603   0.4746   0.6089   0.8232   0.8916   0.4309  
80702
Table 6.25C – Past Year Receipt of Mental Health Services and Reasons for Receiving Most Recent Mental Health Service in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Who Received Respective Mental Health Services in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Reason for Mental Health Care1 SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE EDUCATION4 MEDICAL5 SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH AND EDUCATION OR MEDICAL6
Total Outpatient2 Inpatient3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Receipt of Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year were excluded.
1 Respondents were asked the reasons for the last time they received mental health care from each of the reported mental health services and could indicate multiple reasons for the last time they received mental health care; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive. Respondents who did not indicate receiving mental health care from a particular mental health service category for any of the reasons listed in this table were excluded for that service.
2 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) private therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker, or counselor; (2) mental health clinic or center; (3) partial day hospital or day treatment program; or (4) in-home therapist, counselor, or family preservation worker.
3 Includes treatment or counseling from an overnight or longer stay in a (1) hospital, (2) residential treatment center, or (3) foster care or therapeutic foster care.
4 Received Mental Health Services estimate includes treatment or counseling from a (1) school counselor, school psychologist, or regular meetings with a teacher; or (2) special education services while in a regular or special classroom or placement in a special program or school. Reasons for Mental Health Care only pertain to treatment or counseling from a school counselor, school psychologist, or regular meetings with a teacher. Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling or reasons for mental health care from this source.
5 Includes treatment or counseling from a pediatrician or other family doctor.
6 Specialty Mental Health and Education or Medical includes receipt of any specialty mental health services and receipt of services from either Education or Medical sources.
7 The Total row represents all youths who received treatment regardless of whether a reason is known.
8 Respondent specified that he or she has been diagnosed with a mental or neurological disorder as a reason for having received mental health treatment or counseling. This reason is one of the most commonly reported other reasons for having received treatment or counseling.
9 Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Some Other Reason for Receiving Mental Health Treatment or Counseling were classified as not having received treatment for Some Other Reason.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
RECEIVED MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES7 74 77 72 72 38 34 70 72 35 35 47 48
Thought about Killing Self
or Tried to Kill Self
33 31 30 29 18 18 20 19 9 9 17 16
Felt Depressed 53 53 52 51 19 18 38 43 20 21 30 30
Felt Very Afraid or Tense 31 28 30 27 10 11 23 26 12 10 17 15
Eating Problems 23 24 22 21 9 9 17 15 12 11 13 12
Other Diagnosed Mental/ Neurological Disorder8 13 10 12 9 2 3 3 2 8 4 6 2
Breaking Rules
or "Acting Out"
39 36 37 34 18 14 35 31 13 13 21 19
Trouble Controlling Anger 30 28 29 28 8 9 22 21 9 8 14 10
Got into Physical Fights 19 15 17 14 8 5 16 17 5 4 9 8
Problems at Home/Family 41 40 40 39 10 10 26 26 11 10 15 16
Problems with Friends 25 24 25 23 5 5 26 28 8 5 11 12
Problems with People Other Than Family/Friends 21 20 19 20 9 6 22 23 7 13 10 10
Problems at School 31 29 29 28 10 8 30 32 12 12 15 14
Some Other Reason9 23 23 22 22 8 8 17 17 11 13 10 10
80702
Table 6.25D – Past Year Receipt of Mental Health Services and Reasons for Receiving Most Recent Mental Health Service in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Who Received Respective Mental Health Services in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Reason for Mental Health Care1 SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE EDUCATION4 MEDICAL5 SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH AND EDUCATION OR MEDICAL6
Total Outpatient2 Inpatient3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Receipt of Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year were excluded.
1 Respondents were asked the reasons for the last time they received mental health care from each of the reported mental health services and could indicate multiple reasons for the last time they received mental health care; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive. Respondents who did not indicate receiving mental health care from a particular mental health service category for any of the reasons listed in this table were excluded for that service.
2 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) private therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker, or counselor; (2) mental health clinic or center; (3) partial day hospital or day treatment program; or (4) in-home therapist, counselor, or family preservation worker.
3 Includes treatment or counseling from an overnight or longer stay in a (1) hospital, (2) residential treatment center, or (3) foster care or therapeutic foster care.
4 Received Mental Health Services estimate includes treatment or counseling from a (1) school counselor, school psychologist, or regular meetings with a teacher; or (2) special education services while in a regular or special classroom or placement in a special program or school. Reasons for Mental Health Care only pertain to treatment or counseling from a school counselor, school psychologist, or regular meetings with a teacher. Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling or reasons for mental health care from this source.
5 Includes treatment or counseling from a pediatrician or other family doctor.
6 Specialty Mental Health and Education or Medical includes receipt of any specialty mental health services and receipt of services from either Education or Medical sources.
7 The Total row represents all youths who received treatment regardless of whether a reason is known.
8 Respondent specified that he or she has been diagnosed with a mental or neurological disorder as a reason for having received mental health treatment or counseling. This reason is one of the most commonly reported other reasons for having received treatment or counseling.
9 Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Some Other Reason for Receiving Mental Health Treatment or Counseling were classified as not having received treatment for Some Other Reason.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
RECEIVED MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES7 0.30 0.31 0.28 0.29 0.15 0.13 0.28 0.29 0.14 0.14 0.19 0.19
Thought about Killing Self
or Tried to Kill Self
1.02 1.03 1.03 1.01 3.08 3.18 0.82 0.79 1.59 1.61 1.35 1.36
Felt Depressed 1.25 1.32 1.28 1.36 3.14 3.21 1.33 1.44 2.85 3.07 2.00 1.96
Felt Very Afraid or Tense 1.00 0.96 1.03 0.97 2.14 2.40 0.96 1.08 2.00 1.81 1.37 1.27
Eating Problems 0.79 0.83 0.81 0.78 1.81 2.09 0.71 0.63 1.87 2.00 1.11 1.00
Other Diagnosed Mental/ Neurological Disorder8 0.44 0.36 0.46 0.36 0.45 0.82 0.14 0.09 1.33 0.82 0.48 0.15
Breaking Rules
or "Acting Out"
1.16 1.15 1.18 1.17 3.15 2.93 1.27 1.17 2.04 2.22 1.57 1.55
Trouble Controlling Anger 0.92 0.97 0.97 0.99 1.74 2.09 0.91 0.86 1.56 1.49 1.15 0.86
Got into Physical Fights 0.65 0.53 0.64 0.53 1.68 1.29 0.69 0.72 0.81 0.77 0.79 0.70
Problems at Home/Family 1.14 1.24 1.19 1.27 2.09 2.23 1.03 1.08 1.84 1.73 1.23 1.30
Problems with Friends 0.84 0.83 0.89 0.86 1.10 1.24 1.08 1.11 1.38 0.97 0.91 1.02
Problems with People Other Than Family/Friends 0.70 0.71 0.68 0.73 1.83 1.36 0.91 0.97 1.26 2.33 0.85 0.85
Problems at School 0.97 0.99 0.98 1.00 2.06 1.86 1.13 1.27 1.99 2.07 1.22 1.19
Some Other Reason9 0.78 0.80 0.78 0.80 1.61 1.75 0.72 0.74 1.85 2.18 0.84 0.85
80702
Table 6.25P – Past Year Receipt of Mental Health Services and Reasons for Receiving Most Recent Mental Health Service in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Who Received Respective Mental Health Services in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Reason for Mental Health Care1 SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE EDUCATION4 MEDICAL5 SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH AND EDUCATION OR MEDICAL6
Total Outpatient2 Inpatient3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Receipt of Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year were excluded.
1 Respondents were asked the reasons for the last time they received mental health care from each of the reported mental health services and could indicate multiple reasons for the last time they received mental health care; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive. Respondents who did not indicate receiving mental health care from a particular mental health service category for any of the reasons listed in this table were excluded for that service.
2 Includes treatment or counseling from a (1) private therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker, or counselor; (2) mental health clinic or center; (3) partial day hospital or day treatment program; or (4) in-home therapist, counselor, or family preservation worker.
3 Includes treatment or counseling from an overnight or longer stay in a (1) hospital, (2) residential treatment center, or (3) foster care or therapeutic foster care.
4 Received Mental Health Services estimate includes treatment or counseling from a (1) school counselor, school psychologist, or regular meetings with a teacher; or (2) special education services while in a regular or special classroom or placement in a special program or school. Reasons for Mental Health Care only pertain to treatment or counseling from a school counselor, school psychologist, or regular meetings with a teacher. Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling or reasons for mental health care from this source.
5 Includes treatment or counseling from a pediatrician or other family doctor.
6 Specialty Mental Health and Education or Medical includes receipt of any specialty mental health services and receipt of services from either Education or Medical sources.
7 The Total row represents all youths who received treatment regardless of whether a reason is known.
8 Respondent specified that he or she has been diagnosed with a mental or neurological disorder as a reason for having received mental health treatment or counseling. This reason is one of the most commonly reported other reasons for having received treatment or counseling.
9 Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Some Other Reason for Receiving Mental Health Treatment or Counseling were classified as not having received treatment for Some Other Reason.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
RECEIVED MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES7 0.1326   0.1862   0.4625   0.2798   0.9706   0.4062  
Thought about Killing Self
or Tried to Kill Self
0.5452   0.5045   0.2756   0.9923   0.8762   0.4033  
Felt Depressed 0.9026   0.7014   0.9934   0.5650   0.4203   0.9115  
Felt Very Afraid or Tense 0.4676   0.2385   0.6980   0.8518   0.1735   0.1466  
Eating Problems 0.8723   0.5564   0.4319   0.6876   0.6194   0.3760  
Other Diagnosed Mental/ Neurological Disorder8 0.3941   0.1799   0.1323   0.4564   0.3243   0.3733  
Breaking Rules
or "Acting Out"
0.7031   0.6329   0.5391   0.0258   0.6910   0.5682  
Trouble Controlling Anger 0.7578   0.8226   0.3737   0.6803   0.6151   0.1328  
Got into Physical Fights 0.4886   0.4281   0.5338   0.8735   0.9922   0.9724  
Problems at Home/Family 0.6148   0.6323   0.8811   0.5331   0.9008   0.3626  
Problems with Friends 0.8115   0.5271   0.3545   0.3093   0.3179   0.7053  
Problems with People Other Than Family/Friends 0.9715   0.8575   0.5343   0.3415   0.4591   0.6599  
Problems at School 0.3084   0.3883   0.3363   0.5184   0.6467   0.5731  
Some Other Reason9 0.8064   0.9248   0.2607   0.7454   0.4268   0.9945  
80507
Table 6.26C – Number of Visits or Overnight Stays in the Past Year for Specialty Mental Health Services among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Who Received Respective Specialty Mental Health Services in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Source of Specialty Mental Health Service1 NUMBER OF VISITS OR OVERNIGHT STAYS FOR SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
1 2 3-6 7-24 25 or More
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Receipt of Specialty Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Specialty Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year or unknown number of visits/stays were excluded.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple service sources; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH 36 34 28 30 37 38 34 32 28 24
Outpatient 29 29 27 30 36 37 34 32 25 22
Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, or Counselor 28 34 26 25 35 35 28 28 20 17
Mental Health Clinic or Center 21 15 8 11 16 16 16 14 7 8
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 17 15 11 12 12 12 13 11 6 6
In-Home Therapist, Counselor, or Family Preservation Worker 19 19 13 17 19 18 14 13 9 10
Inpatient or Residential (Overnight or Longer Stay) 27 21 12 12 13 12 13 11 10 11
Hospital 26 23 9 7 11 10 11 11 4 7
Residential Treatment Center 11 10 7 7 7 6 12 7 5 8
Foster Care or Therapeutic Foster Care Home * * * * 5 * 3 * 5 *
80507
Table 6.26D – Number of Visits or Overnight Stays in the Past Year for Specialty Mental Health Services among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Who Received Respective Specialty Mental Health Services in the Past Year: Standard Error of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Source of Specialty Mental Health Service1 NUMBER OF VISITS OR OVERNIGHT STAYS FOR SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
1 2 3-6 7-24 25 or More
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Receipt of Specialty Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Specialty Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year or unknown number of visits/stays were excluded.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple service sources; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH 1.09 1.07 0.89 1.00 1.09 1.18 1.01 1.04 0.89 0.82
Outpatient 1.02 1.03 0.94 1.11 1.16 1.25 1.09 1.13 0.88 0.84
Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, or Counselor 1.12 1.33 1.06 1.11 1.33 1.32 1.12 1.14 0.85 0.77
Mental Health Clinic or Center 3.01 2.43 1.40 1.84 2.54 2.46 2.66 2.24 1.37 1.50
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 3.36 3.32 2.43 2.93 2.63 2.82 2.82 2.62 1.43 1.54
In-Home Therapist, Counselor, or Family Preservation Worker 2.47 2.53 1.96 2.34 2.52 2.45 1.94 1.82 1.31 1.50
Inpatient or Residential (Overnight or Longer Stay) 3.12 2.92 1.89 2.01 2.10 2.16 1.98 1.90 1.60 1.88
Hospital 3.33 3.15 1.81 1.55 2.24 2.05 2.16 2.25 0.85 1.51
Residential Treatment Center 4.25 4.56 3.02 3.42 2.95 3.09 4.74 3.64 2.19 3.59
Foster Care or Therapeutic Foster Care Home * * * * 4.23 * 2.81 * 4.19 *
80507
Table 6.26P – Number of Visits or Overnight Stays in the Past Year for Specialty Mental Health Services among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Who Received Respective Specialty Mental Health Services in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Source of Specialty Mental Health Service1 NUMBER OF VISITS OR OVERNIGHT STAYS FOR SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
1 2 3-6 7-24 25 or More
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Receipt of Specialty Mental Health Services for persons aged 12 to 17 is defined as having received treatment or counseling for emotional or behavioral problems not caused by drug or alcohol use.
NOTE: Respondents with unknown Specialty Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year or unknown number of visits/stays were excluded.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple service sources; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH 0.9810   0.2712   0.8837   0.2921   0.8249  
Outpatient 0.6379   0.1403   0.8248   0.1704   0.8363  
Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, or Counselor 0.0339   0.6259   0.8310   0.5205   0.2164  
Mental Health Clinic or Center 0.2371   0.0131   0.8341   0.4853   0.3329  
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 0.1858   0.2357   0.5973   0.5862   0.4645  
In-Home Therapist, Counselor, or Family Preservation Worker 0.8925   0.9680   0.9186   0.5300   0.4770  
Inpatient or Residential (Overnight or Longer Stay) 0.4537   0.7295   0.9863   0.9339   0.0870  
Hospital 1.0000   0.0825   0.4871   0.3387   0.0677  
Residential Treatment Center 0.7650   0.4243   0.2565   0.3962   0.0047  
Foster Care or Therapeutic Foster Care Home *   *   *   *   *  
80703
Table 6.27C – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Gender and Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Gender/Age Category Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) chores at home, (2) school or work, (3) close relationships with family, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 60 63 50 49 41 41 37 35
12 19 13 10 10 * 8 * *
13 20 22 14 15 11 15 9 11
14 23 22 21 18 13 11 13 10
15 26 29 23 24 17 19 16 17
16 33 34 29 26 24 20 23 17
17 28 29 21 23 16 17 14 15
MALE 32 33 24 26 19 22 15 18
12 12 7 6 6 * * * *
13 11 11 7 9 * * * *
14 11 10 9 8 * * * *
15 11 16 9 14 * * * *
16 14 20 12 14 * * * *
17 18 15 13 12 9 8 * *
FEMALE 50 51 44 41 36 34 34 29
12 14 10 8 9 * * * *
13 17 19 13 12 10 13 * *
14 21 20 19 17 12 10 12 10
15 24 24 21 20 16 16 16 14
16 30 27 27 22 22 16 21 14
17 21 24 17 20 13 15 12 14
80703
Table 6.27D – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Gender and Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Gender/Age Category Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) chores at home, (2) school or work, (3) close relationships with family, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.24 0.25 0.20 0.20 1.59 1.52 1.95 1.90
12 0.48 0.32 0.28 0.26 * 5.81 * *
13 0.49 0.53 0.35 0.37 4.05 4.73 5.09 5.84
14 0.53 0.52 0.49 0.45 3.79 3.54 4.37 4.48
15 0.57 0.62 0.50 0.53 3.26 3.29 3.87 4.00
16 0.70 0.72 0.64 0.57 3.36 2.95 3.94 3.59
17 0.63 0.65 0.48 0.54 3.20 2.92 4.17 3.77
MALE 0.25 0.26 0.19 0.20 2.84 2.84 3.55 3.53
12 0.66 0.37 0.34 0.28 * * * *
13 0.52 0.52 0.34 0.43 * * * *
14 0.48 0.48 0.40 0.40 * * * *
15 0.49 0.71 0.42 0.62 * * * *
16 0.62 0.84 0.53 0.59 * * * *
17 0.83 0.71 0.60 0.56 4.86 5.06 * *
FEMALE 0.41 0.43 0.36 0.34 1.88 1.83 2.24 2.25
12 0.69 0.52 0.42 0.44 * * * *
13 0.86 0.94 0.66 0.62 5.04 5.45 * *
14 0.99 0.96 0.92 0.85 4.47 4.17 5.07 5.41
15 0.98 1.02 0.88 0.87 3.77 3.91 4.37 4.77
16 1.20 1.16 1.13 0.97 3.89 3.54 4.46 4.29
17 1.00 1.07 0.79 0.91 4.13 3.61 5.21 4.46
80703
Table 6.27P – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Gender and Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Gender/Age Category Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) chores at home, (2) school or work, (3) close relationships with family, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.4757   0.7671   0.9974   0.3150  
12 0.0469   0.8343   *   *  
13 0.9072   0.6734   0.2376   0.8266  
14 0.8338   0.2444   0.4331   0.8265  
15 0.1584   0.3206   0.8795   0.6033  
16 0.4493   0.7918   0.1866   0.1818  
17 0.3761   0.1267   0.3834   0.9708  
MALE 0.3143   0.1632   0.7432   0.9798  
12 0.1935   0.7840   *   *  
13 0.4404   0.7539   *   *  
14 0.7244   0.6699   *   *  
15 0.0103   0.0111   *   *  
16 0.1048   0.2992   *   *  
17 0.8273   0.9727   0.8604   *  
FEMALE 0.8258   0.6405   0.8662   0.2795  
12 0.1388   1.0000   *   *  
13 0.8733   0.6546   0.4432   *  
14 0.8787   0.2445   0.4908   0.8759  
15 0.9728   0.6749   0.7655   0.3966  
16 0.8541   0.5172   0.0955   0.0831  
17 0.1938   0.0568   0.3155   0.6724  
80703
Table 6.28C – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Age Category Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 405 424 323 345 359 371 292 320
18 33 34 25 28 22 21 19 18
19 33 29 26 22 19 17 17 13
20 26 27 22 21 18 17 15 13
21 32 32 27 26 21 20 19 18
22 30 26 24 22 16 16 15 15
23 25 31 19 25 16 20 13 18
24 30 29 22 23 20 21 16 17
25 30 30 24 24 22 21 19 18
26-49 305 268 245 215 252 225 207 192
50 or Older 271 316 212 252 261 285 207 237
80703
Table 6.28D – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Detailed Age Category: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Age Category Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.18 0.19 0.15 0.16 1.08 1.27 1.28 1.42
18 0.69 0.68 0.53 0.58 4.13 4.30 5.03 5.64
19 0.73 0.64 0.60 0.50 3.78 3.95 4.72 4.85
20 0.64 0.64 0.54 0.51 3.93 4.09 5.00 5.22
21 0.71 0.75 0.61 0.62 3.72 3.97 4.89 4.82
22 0.70 0.66 0.57 0.57 3.87 4.14 5.23 5.26
23 0.61 0.75 0.47 0.63 3.98 3.88 4.87 4.95
24 0.73 0.71 0.55 0.58 4.00 4.00 4.78 5.18
25 0.78 0.78 0.63 0.62 4.07 4.43 4.95 5.37
26-49 0.31 0.27 0.25 0.22 1.58 1.62 1.85 1.82
50 or Older 0.31 0.36 0.24 0.28 2.02 2.98 2.46 3.28
80703
Table 6.28P – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Detailed Age Category: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Age Category Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.3541   0.9668   0.0069   0.3000  
18 0.6204   0.7577   0.4120   0.2979  
19 0.0574   0.0581   0.6538   0.4903  
20 0.8178   0.5990   0.3809   0.3304  
21 0.9535   0.9017   0.8693   0.9216  
22 0.8208   0.8561   0.1981   0.5094  
23 0.0015   0.0154   0.3745   0.5629  
24 0.5896   0.9722   0.9246   0.2565  
25 0.8745   0.9394   0.7868   0.6134  
26-49 0.9485   0.4319   0.1781   0.9562  
50 or Older 0.1217   0.3394   0.0016   0.1104  
80703
Table 6.29C – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Gender and Age Group: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Gender/Age Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 405 424 323 345 359 371 292 320
18-25 79 81 64 66 56 54 46 46
26-49 305 268 245 215 252 225 207 192
50 or Older 271 316 212 252 261 285 207 237
MALE 251 265 215 218 218 216 192 188
18-25 51 49 39 40 26 30 22 26
26-49 193 168 158 132 153 133 134 112
50 or Older 164 201 142 169 156 * * *
FEMALE 307 326 245 260 292 292 231 241
18-25 59 62 49 51 49 45 40 38
26-49 213 210 175 173 196 181 164 156
50 or Older 219 246 163 182 214 226 159 178
80703
Table 6.29D – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Gender and Age Group: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Gender/Age Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.18 0.19 0.15 0.16 1.08 1.27 1.28 1.42
18-25 0.24 0.25 0.20 0.20 1.38 1.42 1.78 1.81
26-49 0.31 0.27 0.25 0.22 1.58 1.62 1.85 1.82
50 or Older 0.31 0.36 0.24 0.28 2.02 2.98 2.46 3.28
MALE 0.24 0.25 0.20 0.20 2.16 2.41 2.49 2.93
18-25 0.31 0.30 0.24 0.25 2.14 2.50 2.92 3.16
26-49 0.39 0.34 0.32 0.27 3.05 2.94 3.45 3.44
50 or Older 0.41 0.49 0.35 0.41 3.97 * * *
FEMALE 0.27 0.29 0.22 0.23 1.23 1.43 1.42 1.49
18-25 0.37 0.39 0.31 0.31 1.73 1.77 2.19 2.22
26-49 0.42 0.42 0.35 0.35 1.78 1.88 2.13 2.04
50 or Older 0.47 0.52 0.35 0.38 2.23 3.42 2.51 3.29
80703
Table 6.29P – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Gender and Age Group: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Gender/Age Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.3541   0.9668   0.0069   0.3000  
18-25 0.7877   0.9075   0.4460   0.1613  
26-49 0.9485   0.4319   0.1781   0.9562  
50 or Older 0.1217   0.3394   0.0016   0.1104  
MALE 0.9005   0.5605   0.3579   0.6651  
18-25 0.3768   0.7936   0.6011   0.8153  
26-49 0.5605   0.2031   0.6561   0.8734  
50 or Older 0.4765   0.6295   *   *  
FEMALE 0.1920   0.5816   0.0027   0.2345  
18-25 0.7090   0.9605   0.1389   0.1110  
26-49 0.6808   0.9805   0.1097   0.7996  
50 or Older 0.1585   0.3925   0.0062   0.1894  
80703
Table 6.30C – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Hispanic Origin and Race: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Hispanic Origin and Race Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) chores at home, (2) school or work, (3) close relationships with family, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 60 63 50 49 41 41 37 35
Not Hispanic or Latino 51 57 43 45 35 38 33 32
White 45 52 37 41 29 33 27 29
Black or African American 22 26 17 20 10 17 9 12
American Indian or Alaska Native 3 2 3 2 * * * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * * * *
Asian 21 15 19 11 * * * *
Two or More Races 12 7 7 6 * * * *
Hispanic or Latino 29 26 25 21 21 13 19 11
80703
Table 6.30D – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Hispanic Origin and Race: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Hispanic Origin and Race Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) chores at home, (2) school or work, (3) close relationships with family, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.24 0.25 0.20 0.20 1.59 1.52 1.95 1.90
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.25 0.28 0.21 0.22 1.69 1.64 2.07 2.06
White 0.27 0.33 0.23 0.26 1.81 1.84 2.16 2.33
Black or African American 0.52 0.63 0.42 0.50 3.60 4.36 4.80 4.97
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.44 1.60 1.91 1.07 * * * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * * * * * *
Asian 1.97 1.43 1.80 1.05 * * * *
Two or More Races 2.53 1.61 1.66 1.52 * * * *
Hispanic or Latino 0.65 0.58 0.57 0.47 4.37 3.65 5.61 4.23
80703
Table 6.30P – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Hispanic Origin and Race: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Hispanic Origin and Race Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) chores at home, (2) school or work, (3) close relationships with family, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.4757   0.7671   0.9974   0.3150  
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.1824   0.5296   0.5337   0.6483  
White 0.2060   0.8036   0.6368   0.8677  
Black or African American 0.0935   0.0529   0.0473   0.7499  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1025   0.0609   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   *   *   *  
Asian 0.7257   0.5228   *   *  
Two or More Races 0.3294   0.9386   *   *  
Hispanic or Latino 0.2901   0.5781   0.1717   0.1493  
80703
Table 6.31C – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
4 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 405 424 323 345 359 371 292 320
GENDER                
Male 251 265 215 218 218 216 192 188
Female 307 326 245 260 292 292 231 241
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 385 399 303 328 346 351 278 300
White 362 377 282 303 317 324 254 278
Black or African American 147 136 107 115 121 99 98 90
American Indian or Alaska Native 31 36 30 14 * * * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 16 * 16 8 * * * *
Asian 58 53 31 34 * * * *
Two or More Races 61 55 56 26 * * * *
Hispanic or Latino 125 159 99 121 97 131 84 106
EDUCATION                
< High School 187 209 140 171 163 174 124 153
High School Graduate 215 239 170 183 194 203 153 168
Some College 226 224 181 160 195 177 167 142
College Graduate 201 234 161 179 179 188 147 149
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT                
Full-Time 301 286 230 209 240 206 193 172
Part-Time 132 172 98 127 107 152 84 116
Unemployed 78 108 66 89 66 88 60 73
Other4 249 277 200 237 240 248 194 220
MARITAL STATUS                
Married 296 299 232 233 260 262 212 215
Widowed 118 155 81 82 * * * *
Divorced or Separated 196 234 162 189 172 195 144 174
Never Married 203 201 151 164 161 138 126 122
80703
Table 6.31D – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic Characteristic Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
4 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.18 0.19 0.15 0.16 1.08 1.27 1.28 1.42
GENDER                
Male 0.24 0.25 0.20 0.20 2.16 2.41 2.49 2.93
Female 0.27 0.29 0.22 0.23 1.23 1.43 1.42 1.49
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.20 0.21 0.16 0.17 1.09 1.32 1.27 1.45
White 0.22 0.23 0.18 0.19 1.16 1.36 1.37 1.53
Black or African American 0.55 0.51 0.41 0.44 3.75 4.31 4.25 5.07
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.98 3.15 2.79 1.36 * * * *
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1.98 * 1.93 1.42 * * * *
Asian 0.62 0.57 0.34 0.38 * * * *
Two or More Races 2.56 2.23 2.36 1.12 * * * *
Hispanic or Latino 0.44 0.54 0.35 0.41 4.38 4.39 5.67 5.38
EDUCATION                
< High School 0.49 0.56 0.37 0.46 2.98 2.84 3.57 3.20
High School Graduate 0.30 0.34 0.24 0.26 1.99 2.16 2.26 2.29
Some College 0.40 0.38 0.32 0.28 1.86 2.36 2.12 2.29
College Graduate 0.33 0.38 0.27 0.29 2.58 2.85 2.96 3.65
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT                
Full-Time 0.24 0.23 0.19 0.17 1.65 1.88 1.96 2.19
Part-Time 0.45 0.56 0.34 0.42 2.95 2.79 3.53 3.10
Unemployed 1.08 1.41 0.92 1.19 4.41 5.16 4.95 6.02
Other4 0.39 0.42 0.32 0.37 1.65 2.29 1.99 2.39
MARITAL STATUS                
Married 0.23 0.24 0.19 0.19 1.80 1.94 2.12 2.24
Widowed 0.79 1.13 0.55 0.62 * * * *
Divorced or Separated 0.67 0.75 0.57 0.62 2.61 2.87 3.08 2.59
Never Married 0.34 0.34 0.27 0.29 1.73 1.93 2.01 2.49
80703
Table 6.31P – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Demographic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic Characteristic Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.
4 The Other Employment category includes retired persons, disabled persons, homemakers, students, or other persons not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.3541   0.9668   0.0069   0.3000  
GENDER                
Male 0.9005   0.5605   0.3579   0.6651  
Female 0.1920   0.5816   0.0027   0.2345  
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.6024   0.9936   0.0032   0.3113  
White 0.4292   0.7617   0.0075   0.2653  
Black or African American 0.7277   0.6446   0.2112   0.4952  
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4993   0.0908   *   *  
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *   0.3307   *   *  
Asian 0.9450   0.9133   *   *  
Two or More Races 0.5274   0.0430   *   *  
Hispanic or Latino 0.1976   0.8828   0.7424   0.8062  
EDUCATION                
< High School 0.1920   0.0690   0.9076   0.6504  
High School Graduate 0.6617   0.5916   0.4212   0.8953  
Some College 0.1551   0.0193   0.0369   0.2716  
College Graduate 0.0943   0.8005   0.0233   0.1906  
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT                
Full-Time 0.2986   0.0199   0.0065   0.2229  
Part-Time 0.1636   0.2539   0.1863   0.2959  
Unemployed 0.1230   0.1299   0.3618   0.1343  
Other4 0.2134   0.2127   0.0191   0.3945  
MARITAL STATUS                
Married 0.8896   0.4370   0.1832   0.4716  
Widowed 0.1887   0.6468   *   *  
Divorced or Separated 0.0983   0.2091   0.2454   0.6468  
Never Married 0.4385   0.4167   0.2051   0.3200  
120417
Table 6.32C (REVISED) – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Geographic, Socioeconomic, and Health Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic/Socioeconomic/Health Characteristic Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among
Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) chores at home, (2) school or work, (3) close relationships with family, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.4 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
5 Respondents could indicate multiple types of health insurance; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
6 CHIP is the Children's Health Insurance Program. Individuals aged 19 or younger are eligible for this plan.
7 Other Health Insurance is defined as having Medicare, CHAMPUS, TRICARE, CHAMPVA, the VA, military health care, or any other type of health insurance.
8 Respondents with unknown health data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 60 63 50 49 41 41 37 35
GEOGRAPHIC REGION                
Northeast 22 25 19 20 16 19 16 15
Midwest 22 24 19 21 14 15 12 14
South 39 39 32 30 26 25 24 19
West 33 35 28 28 22 22 19 20
COUNTY TYPE                
Large Metro 49 51 39 40 31 31 27 26
Small Metro 38 36 30 29 24 21 22 18
Nonmetro 24 23 20 18 13 14 13 12
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 28 27 24 22 20 17 19 13
$20,000 - $49,999 40 38 32 30 24 23 22 19
$50,000 - $74,999 25 27 20 23 17 16 14 14
$75,000 or More 33 36 27 29 20 22 19 20
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE4                
Yes 32 29 28 23 23 19 22 15
No 56 59 44 46 35 35 32 30
HEALTH INSURANCE5                
Private 48 53 38 42 29 34 27 30
Medicaid/CHIP6 35 35 30 26 24 21 21 16
Other7 23 15 19 12 * * * *
No Coverage 19 17 14 14 10 6 9 *
OVERALL HEALTH8                
Excellent 31 29 22 23 17 17 14 14
Very Good 40 42 33 33 26 26 24 22
Good 33 34 29 26 20 22 19 18
Fair/Poor 16 17 15 15 12 12 * *
120417
Table 6.32D (REVISED) – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Geographic, Socioeconomic, and Health Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic/Socioeconomic/Health Characteristic Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among
Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) chores at home, (2) school or work, (3) close relationships with family, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.4 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
5 Respondents could indicate multiple types of health insurance; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
6 CHIP is the Children's Health Insurance Program. Individuals aged 19 or younger are eligible for this plan.
7 Other Health Insurance is defined as having Medicare, CHAMPUS, TRICARE, CHAMPVA, the VA, military health care, or any other type of health insurance.
8 Respondents with unknown health data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.24 0.25 0.20 0.20 1.60 1.52 1.95 1.90
GEOGRAPHIC REGION                
Northeast 0.49 0.57 0.44 0.45 3.71 3.70 4.63 4.06
Midwest 0.40 0.43 0.34 0.37 2.43 2.55 2.85 3.24
South 0.43 0.44 0.35 0.33 2.52 2.58 3.16 3.36
West 0.55 0.60 0.47 0.47 3.94 3.60 4.78 4.35
COUNTY TYPE                
Large Metro 0.34 0.35 0.28 0.28 2.35 2.21 2.96 2.71
Small Metro 0.46 0.46 0.37 0.38 2.84 2.53 3.31 3.11
Nonmetro 0.53 0.52 0.46 0.42 3.10 3.43 3.78 4.39
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 0.63 0.60 0.55 0.49 4.54 3.64 5.75 4.35
$20,000 - $49,999 0.45 0.48 0.38 0.37 2.57 2.59 3.11 3.12
$50,000 - $74,999 0.51 0.56 0.42 0.48 3.67 3.63 4.56 4.49
$75,000 or More 0.38 0.41 0.32 0.33 2.78 2.65 3.49 3.35
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE4                
Yes 0.63 0.54 0.55 0.45 3.71 3.34 4.59 4.05
No 0.26 0.28 0.21 0.22 1.80 1.66 2.19 2.09
HEALTH INSURANCE5                
Private 0.28 0.31 0.23 0.25 1.92 1.87 2.39 2.31
Medicaid/CHIP6 0.52 0.50 0.44 0.39 3.35 3.08 4.10 3.58
Other7 1.94 1.31 1.77 1.11 * * * *
No Coverage 0.82 0.86 0.63 0.71 4.51 3.81 5.71 *
OVERALL HEALTH8                
Excellent 0.36 0.34 0.27 0.27 3.08 3.09 4.06 4.05
Very Good 0.37 0.39 0.31 0.31 2.52 2.36 3.03 2.88
Good 0.58 0.62 0.52 0.49 2.85 2.75 3.42 3.35
Fair/Poor 1.77 1.61 1.64 1.45 5.62 5.69 * *
120417
Table 6.32P (REVISED) – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Geographic, Socioeconomic, and Health Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic/Socioeconomic/Health Characteristic Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among
Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) chores at home, (2) school or work, (3) close relationships with family, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.4 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
5 Respondents could indicate multiple types of health insurance; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
6 CHIP is the Children's Health Insurance Program. Individuals aged 19 or younger are eligible for this plan.
7 Other Health Insurance is defined as having Medicare, CHAMPUS, TRICARE, CHAMPVA, the VA, military health care, or any other type of health insurance.
8 Respondents with unknown health data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.4835   0.7405   0.9296   0.3277  
GEOGRAPHIC REGION                
Northeast 0.2871   0.7361   0.6854   0.2847  
Midwest 0.4340   0.7144   0.6748   0.7819  
South 0.3732   0.3033   0.8925   0.1698  
West 0.3133   0.2300   0.8199   0.7485  
COUNTY TYPE                
Large Metro 0.4186   0.6000   0.8747   0.4567  
Small Metro 0.4562   0.3816   0.6319   0.1860  
Nonmetro 0.3474   0.1241   0.1694   0.3644  
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 0.7333   0.6371   0.3299   0.9436  
$20,000 - $49,999 0.7741   0.9197   0.8464   0.4113  
$50,000 - $74,999 0.4194   0.3005   0.1766   0.1891  
$75,000 or More 0.7302   0.8028   0.9065   0.9954  
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE4                
Yes 0.3737   0.4451   0.2890   0.7990  
No 0.2052   0.4223   0.6764   0.3458  
HEALTH INSURANCE5                
Private 0.1505   0.2467   0.3886   0.8208  
Medicaid/CHIP6 0.7043   0.4212   0.6473   0.6113  
Other7 0.2859   0.5851   *   *  
No Coverage 0.6951   0.9341   0.0134   *  
OVERALL HEALTH8                
Excellent 0.7364   0.5863   0.9554   0.3167  
Very Good 0.4946   0.8095   0.8948   0.3962  
Good 0.2658   0.9732   0.6427   0.4967  
Fair/Poor 0.3812   0.5540   0.6834   *  
120417
Table 6.33C (REVISED) – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Geographic, Socioeconomic, and Health Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Geographic/Socioeconomic/Health Characteristic Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among
Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.4 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
5 Respondents could indicate multiple types of health insurance; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
6 CHIP is the Children's Health Insurance Program. Individuals aged 19 or younger are eligible for this plan.
7 Other Health Insurance is defined as having Medicare, CHAMPUS, TRICARE, CHAMPVA, the VA, military health care, or any other type of health insurance.
8 Respondents with unknown health data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 405 425 324 346 360 373 292 322
GEOGRAPHIC REGION                
Northeast 182 171 146 132 157 153 133 125
Midwest 172 165 128 130 158 140 115 117
South 260 266 212 211 236 228 200 189
West 197 239 154 196 165 215 131 193
COUNTY TYPE                
Large Metro 316 349 247 278 276 292 216 250
Small Metro 214 226 164 180 175 188 149 165
Nonmetro 191 175 154 126 160 151 130 114
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 197 220 158 182 173 194 139 168
$20,000 - $49,999 274 249 216 201 228 207 184 184
$50,000 - $74,999 154 207 116 158 136 172 104 145
$75,000 or More 215 234 166 173 187 180 151 139
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE4                
Yes 201 233 161 197 176 210 148 183
No 375 384 293 295 323 309 256 262
HEALTH INSURANCE5                
Private 343 335 255 251 294 281 225 224
Medicaid/CHIP6 145 175 114 158 136 158 108 144
Other7 201 246 165 189 192 211 161 172
No Coverage 170 196 136 146 128 147 109 121
OVERALL HEALTH8                
Excellent 147 161 112 117 112 119 89 91
Very Good 209 218 157 158 186 171 141 139
Good 250 260 192 203 214 207 174 179
Fair/Poor 203 260 172 223 187 232 161 201
120417
Table 6.33D (REVISED) – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Geographic, Socioeconomic, and Health Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Geographic/Socioeconomic/Health Characteristic Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among
Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.4 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
5 Respondents could indicate multiple types of health insurance; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
6 CHIP is the Children's Health Insurance Program. Individuals aged 19 or younger are eligible for this plan.
7 Other Health Insurance is defined as having Medicare, CHAMPUS, TRICARE, CHAMPVA, the VA, military health care, or any other type of health insurance.
8 Respondents with unknown health data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.19 0.19 0.15 0.16 1.08 1.27 1.28 1.41
GEOGRAPHIC REGION                
Northeast 0.44 0.42 0.36 0.32 2.30 2.57 2.76 2.43
Midwest 0.35 0.34 0.26 0.27 1.78 2.43 2.16 2.96
South 0.33 0.33 0.27 0.26 1.81 2.24 2.10 2.63
West 0.39 0.47 0.31 0.39 2.67 2.86 3.20 3.11
COUNTY TYPE                
Large Metro 0.26 0.28 0.20 0.23 1.67 1.97 1.97 2.24
Small Metro 0.33 0.31 0.25 0.25 1.78 2.19 1.99 2.31
Nonmetro 0.45 0.45 0.38 0.33 2.17 2.24 2.65 2.42
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 0.44 0.51 0.36 0.44 2.05 2.12 2.41 2.35
$20,000 - $49,999 0.34 0.32 0.28 0.27 1.85 2.26 2.15 2.45
$50,000 - $74,999 0.39 0.49 0.30 0.37 2.73 3.05 3.05 3.34
$75,000 or More 0.33 0.33 0.26 0.26 2.43 2.99 2.84 3.77
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE4                
Yes 0.60 0.67 0.49 0.58 2.17 2.40 2.46 2.62
No 0.19 0.19 0.15 0.15 1.29 1.47 1.49 1.68
HEALTH INSURANCE5                
Private 0.21 0.21 0.16 0.16 1.48 1.74 1.77 1.99
Medicaid/CHIP6 0.80 0.89 0.64 0.82 2.14 3.05 2.34 3.47
Other7 0.40 0.47 0.33 0.37 2.04 3.15 2.17 3.44
No Coverage 0.50 0.54 0.40 0.41 2.63 2.82 3.22 3.22
OVERALL HEALTH8                
Excellent 0.29 0.30 0.22 0.23 3.29 3.64 4.26 4.70
Very Good 0.26 0.27 0.20 0.20 1.88 2.21 2.16 2.64
Good 0.41 0.42 0.31 0.34 2.12 2.26 2.48 2.46
Fair/Poor 0.67 0.81 0.57 0.70 2.03 2.29 2.37 2.51
120417
Table 6.33P (REVISED) – Had at Least One Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, and Receipt of Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with MDE or MDE with Severe Impairment in the Past Year, by Geographic, Socioeconomic, and Health Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Geographic/Socioeconomic/Health Characteristic Had Past Year MDE1 Received Treatment for Depression in the Past Year among
Persons with Past Year MDE1,2
Total With Severe Impairment3 Total With Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: This table was revised in May 2012 due to updates (for details, see the introduction to these 2007 detailed tables).
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
2 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 treatment data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Severe Impairment data were excluded.4 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
5 Respondents could indicate multiple types of health insurance; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
6 CHIP is the Children's Health Insurance Program. Individuals aged 19 or younger are eligible for this plan.
7 Other Health Insurance is defined as having Medicare, CHAMPUS, TRICARE, CHAMPVA, the VA, military health care, or any other type of health insurance.
8 Respondents with unknown health data were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.3271   0.8986   0.0094   0.3478  
GEOGRAPHIC REGION                
Northeast 0.6355   0.3189   0.6532   0.4477  
Midwest 0.5826   0.7524   0.0004   0.0348  
South 0.3572   0.5921   0.1126   0.3185  
West 0.1187   0.5406   0.6185   0.4203  
COUNTY TYPE                
Large Metro 0.0938   0.3166   0.0208   0.3834  
Small Metro 0.9394   0.6568   0.1784   0.3656  
Nonmetro 0.3704   0.2375   0.9331   0.4737  
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 0.2695   0.2184   0.8831   0.3958  
$20,000 - $49,999 0.7599   0.6123   0.0528   0.6789  
$50,000 - $74,999 0.0921   0.3015   0.1667   0.6650  
$75,000 or More 0.7169   0.4633   0.0767   0.0610  
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE4                
Yes 0.5607   0.6972   0.4358   0.2138  
No 0.3772   0.9941   0.0009   0.0666  
HEALTH INSURANCE5                
Private 0.9940   0.4460   0.0046   0.1761  
Medicaid/CHIP6 0.8326   0.6970   0.4055   0.9685  
Other7 0.2407   0.6083   0.0130   0.1966  
No Coverage 0.1315   0.4882   0.9695   0.5476  
OVERALL HEALTH8                
Excellent 0.6866   0.9610   0.1746   0.3190  
Very Good 0.1424   0.0980   0.0920   0.3488  
Good 0.1524   0.8479   0.0562   0.5789  
Fair/Poor 0.1652   0.1562   0.4369   0.9475  
80423
Table 6.34C – Substance Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE): Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance Total1 PAST YEAR MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODE2
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 12 to 17, including those with unknown past year MDE information.
2 Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
3 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. The estimates for Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine incorporated in these summary estimates do not include data from the methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
4 Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
5 Estimates of Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine in the designated rows include data from methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006 and are not comparable with estimates presented in prior NSDUH reports. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
6 Past Month Daily Cigarette Use is defined as smoking on each of the past 30 days.
7 Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
PAST YEAR USE            
Illicit Drugs3 94 88 36 39 98 97
Marijuana and Hashish 78 75 32 31 77 74
Cocaine 28 27 11 11 25 23
Crack 12 11 6 7 10 9
Heroin 8 6 4 4 7 5
Hallucinogens 34 34 15 15 30 31
LSD 14 15 5 4 13 14
PCP 11 9 4 3 10 9
Ecstasy 23 26 11 11 20 23
Inhalants 45 43 19 19 42 40
Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics4,5 62 63 23 28 61 59
Pain Relievers 56 59 21 26 55 53
OxyContin® 18 19 9 10 15 16
Tranquilizers 30 31 13 15 26 27
Stimulants5 33 27 13 12 30 25
Methamphetamine5 21 14 8 6 19 13
Sedatives 13 15 6 7 11 13
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana3 73 73 29 33 73 74
PAST MONTH USE            
Daily Cigarette Use6 35 34 14 14 31 31
Heavy Alcohol Use7 33 37 15 13 31 34
80423
Table 6.34D – Substance Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE): Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance Total1 PAST YEAR MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODE2
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 12 to 17, including those with unknown past year MDE information.
2 Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
3 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. The estimates for Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine incorporated in these summary estimates do not include data from the methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
4 Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
5 Estimates of Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine in the designated rows include data from methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006 and are not comparable with estimates presented in prior NSDUH reports. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
6 Past Month Daily Cigarette Use is defined as smoking on each of the past 30 days.
7 Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
PAST YEAR USE            
Illicit Drugs3 0.37 0.35 1.48 1.49 0.38 0.35
Marijuana and Hashish 0.31 0.30 1.38 1.33 0.31 0.30
Cocaine 0.11 0.11 0.53 0.54 0.11 0.10
Crack 0.05 0.04 0.30 0.32 0.04 0.04
Heroin 0.03 0.02 0.22 0.19 0.03 0.02
Hallucinogens 0.13 0.14 0.72 0.70 0.13 0.13
LSD 0.05 0.06 0.28 0.22 0.05 0.06
PCP 0.04 0.04 0.20 0.16 0.05 0.04
Ecstasy 0.09 0.10 0.56 0.53 0.09 0.10
Inhalants 0.18 0.17 0.94 0.87 0.17 0.17
Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics4,5 0.24 0.25 1.10 1.19 0.25 0.24
Pain Relievers 0.22 0.23 1.03 1.12 0.23 0.22
OxyContin® 0.07 0.07 0.45 0.49 0.07 0.07
Tranquilizers 0.12 0.12 0.66 0.71 0.11 0.12
Stimulants5 0.13 0.11 0.63 0.56 0.13 0.10
Methamphetamine5 0.08 0.06 0.39 0.31 0.08 0.06
Sedatives 0.05 0.06 0.33 0.35 0.05 0.06
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana3 0.29 0.29 1.30 1.35 0.29 0.29
PAST MONTH USE            
Daily Cigarette Use6 0.14 0.14 0.68 0.66 0.14 0.13
Heavy Alcohol Use7 0.13 0.15 0.76 0.60 0.13 0.15
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Table 6.34P – Substance Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE): P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance Total1 PAST YEAR MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODE2
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 12 to 17, including those with unknown past year MDE information.
2 Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
3 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. The estimates for Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine incorporated in these summary estimates do not include data from the methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
4 Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
5 Estimates of Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine in the designated rows include data from methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006 and are not comparable with estimates presented in prior NSDUH reports. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
6 Past Month Daily Cigarette Use is defined as smoking on each of the past 30 days.
7 Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
PAST YEAR USE            
Illicit Drugs3 0.0941   0.6777   0.0556  
Marijuana and Hashish 0.0888   0.5481   0.1333  
Cocaine 0.5205   0.8608   0.3383  
Crack 0.6325   0.9182   0.4298  
Heroin 0.1997   0.4101   0.2074  
Hallucinogens 0.7027   0.7425   0.7634  
LSD 0.3255   0.6496   0.2359  
PCP 0.8316   0.3761   0.9531  
Ecstasy 0.4707   0.7790   0.3881  
Inhalants 0.0770   0.6658   0.0734  
Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics4,5 0.1296   0.3826   0.0666  
Pain Relievers 0.1218   0.5250   0.0688  
OxyContin® 0.1766   0.2478   0.3454  
Tranquilizers 0.5517   0.2063   0.8948  
Stimulants5 0.0025   0.4211   0.0081  
Methamphetamine5 0.0078   0.3327   0.0176  
Sedatives 0.9038   0.9930   0.6467  
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana3 0.0420   0.6324   0.0201  
PAST MONTH USE            
Daily Cigarette Use6 0.3952   0.6313   0.2349  
Heavy Alcohol Use7 0.8640   0.4996   0.9419  
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Table 6.35C – Substance Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE): Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Substance Total1 PAST YEAR MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODE2
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown past year MDE information.
2 Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
3 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. The estimates for Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine incorporated in these summary estimates do not include data from the methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
4 Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
5 Estimates of Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine in the designated rows include data from methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006 and are not comparable with estimates presented in prior NSDUH reports. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
6 Past Month Daily Cigarette Use is defined as smoking on each of the past 30 days.
7 Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
PAST YEAR USE            
Illicit Drugs3 547 592 202 203 517 573
Marijuana and Hashish 465 484 168 163 435 450
Cocaine 228 239 97 103 204 213
Crack 133 123 67 81 113 90
Heroin 85 52 45 15 71 49
Hallucinogens 142 134 57 38 129 125
LSD 55 53 15 10 51 51
PCP 37 16 5 8 36 14
Ecstasy 101 104 46 28 88 98
Inhalants 93 96 38 25 87 92
Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics4,5 353 377 150 144 327 360
Pain Relievers 298 312 125 120 275 294
OxyContin® 90 93 44 63 78 67
Tranquilizers 193 219 81 103 181 197
Stimulants5 177 150 87 72 150 129
Methamphetamine5 136 113 56 62 119 93
Sedatives 98 92 54 31 79 85
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana3 404 443 163 167 378 424
PAST MONTH USE            
Daily Cigarette Use6 632 649 238 246 643 655
Heavy Alcohol Use7 425 426 101 149 419 422
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Table 6.35D – Substance Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE): Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Substance Total1 PAST YEAR MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODE2
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown past year MDE information.
2 Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
3 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. The estimates for Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine incorporated in these summary estimates do not include data from the methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
4 Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
5 Estimates of Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine in the designated rows include data from methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006 and are not comparable with estimates presented in prior NSDUH reports. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
6 Past Month Daily Cigarette Use is defined as smoking on each of the past 30 days.
7 Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
PAST YEAR USE            
Illicit Drugs3 0.25 0.27 1.14 1.08 0.24 0.27
Marijuana and Hashish 0.21 0.22 1.00 0.92 0.21 0.21
Cocaine 0.10 0.11 0.60 0.61 0.10 0.10
Crack 0.06 0.06 0.42 0.49 0.06 0.04
Heroin 0.04 0.02 0.29 0.09 0.04 0.02
Hallucinogens 0.06 0.06 0.36 0.23 0.06 0.06
LSD 0.02 0.02 0.10 0.06 0.03 0.03
PCP 0.02 0.01 0.03 0.05 0.02 0.01
Ecstasy 0.05 0.05 0.29 0.17 0.04 0.05
Inhalants 0.04 0.04 0.24 0.15 0.04 0.04
Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics4,5 0.16 0.17 0.89 0.83 0.16 0.17
Pain Relievers 0.13 0.14 0.77 0.70 0.13 0.14
OxyContin® 0.04 0.04 0.28 0.38 0.04 0.03
Tranquilizers 0.09 0.10 0.50 0.60 0.09 0.10
Stimulants5 0.08 0.07 0.54 0.43 0.07 0.06
Methamphetamine5 0.06 0.05 0.35 0.37 0.06 0.05
Sedatives 0.04 0.04 0.34 0.19 0.04 0.04
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana3 0.18 0.20 0.97 0.94 0.18 0.20
PAST MONTH USE            
Daily Cigarette Use6 0.29 0.29 1.27 1.25 0.29 0.29
Heavy Alcohol Use7 0.19 0.19 0.61 0.85 0.20 0.20
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Table 6.35P – Substance Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE): P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Substance Total1 PAST YEAR MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODE2
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown past year MDE information.
2 Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
3 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. The estimates for Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine incorporated in these summary estimates do not include data from the methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
4 Nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutics includes the nonmedical use of pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, or sedatives and does not include over-the-counter drugs.
5 Estimates of Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics, Stimulants, and Methamphetamine in the designated rows include data from methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006 and are not comparable with estimates presented in prior NSDUH reports. See Section B.4.6 in Appendix B of the Results from the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
6 Past Month Daily Cigarette Use is defined as smoking on each of the past 30 days.
7 Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
PAST YEAR USE            
Illicit Drugs3 0.8825   0.8614   0.8678  
Marijuana and Hashish 0.6597   0.4507   0.7231  
Cocaine 0.2764   0.5521   0.1046  
Crack 0.8534   0.2207   0.2185  
Heroin 0.0563   0.2757   0.1470  
Hallucinogens 0.3007   0.1726   0.7322  
LSD 0.3635   0.3706   0.4987  
PCP 0.2450   0.4861   0.1725  
Ecstasy 0.8050   0.1788   0.6981  
Inhalants 0.8192   0.1990   0.8486  
Nonmedical Use of Psychotherapeutics4,5 0.7134   0.8171   0.7351  
Pain Relievers 0.7301   0.7527   0.7356  
OxyContin® 0.6674   0.1033   0.4203  
Tranquilizers 0.5913   0.2805   0.9256  
Stimulants5 0.0034   0.3273   0.0021  
Methamphetamine5 0.0058   0.6965   0.0002  
Sedatives 0.5924   0.1338   0.6478  
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana3 0.9448   0.4377   0.6719  
PAST MONTH USE            
Daily Cigarette Use6 0.0437   0.5647   0.0496  
Heavy Alcohol Use7 0.9076   0.0941   0.4721  
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Table 6.36C – Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE): Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Dependence/Abuse Total1 PAST YEAR MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODE2
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 12 to 17, including those with unknown past year MDE information.
2 Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. These estimates are based on data from the original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3            
Illicit Drugs4 46 41 21 21 42 38
Marijuana 40 36 17 16 36 33
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana4 31 29 16 16 27 25
Alcohol 49 48 21 21 44 45
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol4 33 29 15 14 29 27
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 59 57 25 26 56 53
DEPENDENCE3            
Illicit Drugs4 34 30 16 16 31 26
Marijuana 27 25 11 10 25 23
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana4 22 22 12 14 19 17
Alcohol 28 31 13 15 25 28
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol4 17 16 7 9 16 13
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 40 41 19 20 37 37
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Table 6.36D – Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE): Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Dependence/Abuse Total1 PAST YEAR MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODE2
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 12 to 17, including those with unknown past year MDE information.
2 Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. These estimates are based on data from the original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3            
Illicit Drugs4 0.18 0.16 0.99 0.97 0.17 0.16
Marijuana 0.16 0.14 0.83 0.74 0.15 0.14
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana4 0.12 0.12 0.77 0.77 0.12 0.11
Alcohol 0.19 0.19 0.99 0.96 0.19 0.19
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol4 0.13 0.11 0.71 0.68 0.12 0.12
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 0.23 0.22 1.18 1.14 0.23 0.23
DEPENDENCE3            
Illicit Drugs4 0.13 0.12 0.78 0.75 0.13 0.12
Marijuana 0.11 0.10 0.57 0.47 0.11 0.10
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana4 0.09 0.09 0.58 0.66 0.08 0.08
Alcohol 0.11 0.12 0.66 0.71 0.11 0.12
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol4 0.07 0.06 0.37 0.45 0.07 0.06
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 0.16 0.16 0.94 0.91 0.16 0.16
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Table 6.36P – Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE): P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Dependence/Abuse Total1 PAST YEAR MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODE2
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 12 to 17, including those with unknown past year MDE information.
2 Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. These estimates are based on data from the original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3            
Illicit Drugs4 0.2388   0.9464   0.1881  
Marijuana 0.1481   0.4028   0.2270  
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana4 0.7901   0.4260   0.4482  
Alcohol 0.8524   0.7532   0.9748  
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol4 0.4914   0.6522   0.5616  
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 0.2444   0.9611   0.1986  
DEPENDENCE3            
Illicit Drugs4 0.2124   0.8596   0.1407  
Marijuana 0.0880   0.5297   0.1312  
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana4 0.9119   0.2841   0.4705  
Alcohol 0.0516   0.4829   0.1093  
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol4 0.5913   0.6179   0.7736  
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 0.8114   0.6521   0.9182  
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Table 6.37C – Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE): Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Dependence/Abuse Total1 PAST YEAR MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODE2
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown past year MDE information.
2 Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. These estimates are based on data from the original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3            
Illicit Drugs4 214 228 128 109 171 190
Marijuana 150 150 82 58 124 136
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana4 171 176 106 98 137 133
Alcohol 407 405 170 171 388 402
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol4 136 143 75 72 115 118
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 444 450 199 189 414 439
DEPENDENCE3            
Illicit Drugs4 181 191 115 100 140 153
Marijuana 111 125 63 53 93 111
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana4 145 151 95 91 112 110
Alcohol 282 281 139 144 247 249
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol4 93 97 61 57 72 72
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 323 324 172 165 275 286
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Table 6.37D – Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE): Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Dependence/Abuse Total1 PAST YEAR MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODE2
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown past year MDE information.
2 Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. These estimates are based on data from the original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3            
Illicit Drugs4 0.10 0.10 0.78 0.64 0.08 0.09
Marijuana 0.07 0.07 0.51 0.35 0.06 0.07
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana4 0.08 0.08 0.65 0.59 0.07 0.07
Alcohol 0.18 0.18 0.97 0.96 0.18 0.18
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol4 0.06 0.06 0.47 0.43 0.06 0.06
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 0.20 0.20 1.11 1.04 0.20 0.20
DEPENDENCE3            
Illicit Drugs4 0.08 0.09 0.71 0.60 0.07 0.07
Marijuana 0.05 0.06 0.40 0.32 0.05 0.05
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana4 0.07 0.07 0.59 0.55 0.06 0.05
Alcohol 0.13 0.13 0.83 0.83 0.12 0.12
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol4 0.04 0.04 0.39 0.35 0.04 0.04
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 0.15 0.15 1.00 0.92 0.13 0.14
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Table 6.37P – Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE): P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Dependence/Abuse Total1 PAST YEAR MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODE2
Yes No
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the Total column represent persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown past year MDE information.
2 Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Illicit Drugs include marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana include cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or prescription-type psychotherapeutics used nonmedically. These estimates are based on data from the original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3            
Illicit Drugs4 0.6544   0.5893   0.6874  
Marijuana 0.3952   0.1891   0.7037  
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana4 0.9128   0.6976   0.4667  
Alcohol 0.5730   0.1006   0.9930  
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol4 0.6809   0.9523   0.4493  
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 0.5392   0.0622   0.9732  
DEPENDENCE3            
Illicit Drugs4 0.6236   0.6959   0.5500  
Marijuana 0.6849   0.3801   0.9151  
Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana4 0.9000   0.5251   0.4811  
Alcohol 0.7865   0.4532   0.9580  
Both Illicit Drugs and Alcohol4 0.8967   0.9466   0.8432  
Illicit Drugs or Alcohol4 0.5711   0.3487   0.8336  
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Table 6.38C – Type of Professional Seen among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with a Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or a Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment Who Saw or Talked to a Medical Doctor or Other Professional about Depression in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Type of Professional1 Past Year MDE2 Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) chores at home, (2) school or work, (3) close relationships with family, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple professionals; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment data were excluded.
4 Estimates in the Total row represent all persons aged 12 to 17 with past year MDE or past year MDE with severe impairment who saw or talked to a medical doctor or professional about depression in the past year, including those with unknown type of professional data.
5 Other Medical Doctor includes cardiologists, gynecologists, urologists, and other medical doctors that are not general practitioners or family doctors.
6 Other Mental Health Professional includes mental health nurses and other therapists where type is not specified.
7 Religious or Spiritual Advisor includes ministers, priests, or rabbis.
8 Other includes any other types of helping professionals. Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Other Type of Professionals Seen for Depression were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL4 39 39 35 33
General Practitioner or Family Doctor 14 17 12 16
Other Medical Doctor5 5 8 5 7
Psychologist 22 22 21 20
Psychiatrist or Psychotherapist 17 21 16 18
Social Worker 15 11 14 10
Counselor 29 29 26 26
Other Mental Health Professional6 9 11 8 11
Nurse, Occupational Therapist, or Other Health Professional 13 12 13 12
Religious or Spiritual Advisor7 21 14 21 13
Herbalist, Chiropractor, Acupuncturist, or Massage Therapist 6 4 5 4
Other8 4 3 3 2
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Table 6.38D – Type of Professional Seen among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with a Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or a Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment Who Saw or Talked to a Medical Doctor or Other Professional about Depression in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Type of Professional1 Past Year MDE2 Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) chores at home, (2) school or work, (3) close relationships with family, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple professionals; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment data were excluded.
4 Estimates in the Total row represent all persons aged 12 to 17 with past year MDE or past year MDE with severe impairment who saw or talked to a medical doctor or professional about depression in the past year, including those with unknown type of professional data.
5 Other Medical Doctor includes cardiologists, gynecologists, urologists, and other medical doctors that are not general practitioners or family doctors.
6 Other Mental Health Professional includes mental health nurses and other therapists where type is not specified.
7 Religious or Spiritual Advisor includes ministers, priests, or rabbis.
8 Other includes any other types of helping professionals. Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Other Type of Professionals Seen for Depression were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL4 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
General Practitioner or Family Doctor 1.81 2.04 1.98 2.45
Other Medical Doctor5 0.66 1.10 0.77 1.23
Psychologist 2.71 2.41 3.06 2.75
Psychiatrist or Psychotherapist 2.11 2.48 2.40 2.70
Social Worker 1.91 1.51 2.25 1.74
Counselor 2.58 2.46 2.88 2.63
Other Mental Health Professional6 1.18 1.46 1.35 1.81
Nurse, Occupational Therapist, or Other Health Professional 1.72 1.54 2.01 1.95
Religious or Spiritual Advisor7 2.66 1.85 3.13 2.15
Herbalist, Chiropractor, Acupuncturist, or Massage Therapist 0.86 0.55 0.90 0.71
Other8 0.51 0.37 0.51 0.45
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Table 6.38P – Type of Professional Seen among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with a Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or a Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment Who Saw or Talked to a Medical Doctor or Other Professional about Depression in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Type of Professional1 Past Year MDE2 Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
N/A: Not applicable.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) chores at home, (2) school or work, (3) close relationships with family, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple professionals; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment data were excluded.
4 Estimates in the Total row represent all persons aged 12 to 17 with past year MDE or past year MDE with severe impairment who saw or talked to a medical doctor or professional about depression in the past year, including those with unknown type of professional data.
5 Other Medical Doctor includes cardiologists, gynecologists, urologists, and other medical doctors that are not general practitioners or family doctors.
6 Other Mental Health Professional includes mental health nurses and other therapists where type is not specified.
7 Religious or Spiritual Advisor includes ministers, priests, or rabbis.
8 Other includes any other types of helping professionals. Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Other Type of Professionals Seen for Depression were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL4 N/A   N/A  
General Practitioner or Family Doctor 0.0018   0.0002  
Other Medical Doctor5 0.3742   0.6468  
Psychologist 0.7147   0.3889  
Psychiatrist or Psychotherapist 0.0827   0.3280  
Social Worker 0.4743   0.4242  
Counselor 0.8233   0.6159  
Other Mental Health Professional6 0.0495   0.0401  
Nurse, Occupational Therapist, or Other Health Professional 0.9644   0.6792  
Religious or Spiritual Advisor7 0.2803   0.2259  
Herbalist, Chiropractor, Acupuncturist, or Massage Therapist 0.1660   0.4389  
Other8 0.7899   0.8477  
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Table 6.39C – Type of Professional Seen among Persons Aged 18 or Older with a Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or a Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment Who Saw or Talked to a Medical Doctor or Other Professional about Depression in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Type of Professional1 Past Year MDE2 Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple professionals; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment data were excluded.
4 Estimates in the Total row represent all persons aged 18 or older with past year MDE or past year MDE with severe impairment who saw or talked to a medical doctor or professional about depression in the past year, including those with unknown type of professional data.
5 Other Medical Doctor includes cardiologists, gynecologists, urologists, and other medical doctors that are not general practitioners or family doctors.
6 Other Mental Health Professional includes mental health nurses and other therapists where type is not specified.
7 Religious or Spiritual Advisor includes ministers, priests, or rabbis.
8 Other includes any other types of helping professionals. Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Other Type of Professionals Seen for Depression were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL4 348 364 281 311
General Practitioner or Family Doctor 279 290 218 239
Other Medical Doctor5 99 125 82 108
Psychologist 180 195 163 168
Psychiatrist or Psychotherapist 184 186 169 171
Social Worker 96 97 93 91
Counselor 139 138 128 123
Other Mental Health Professional6 78 116 76 113
Nurse, Occupational Therapist, or Other Health Professional 59 94 55 78
Religious or Spiritual Advisor7 138 128 116 114
Herbalist, Chiropractor, Acupuncturist, or Massage Therapist 78 94 67 75
Other8 28 35 28 28
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Table 6.39D – Type of Professional Seen among Persons Aged 18 or Older with a Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or a Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment Who Saw or Talked to a Medical Doctor or Other Professional about Depression in the Past Year: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Type of Professional1 Past Year MDE2 Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple professionals; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment data were excluded.
4 Estimates in the Total row represent all persons aged 18 or older with past year MDE or past year MDE with severe impairment who saw or talked to a medical doctor or professional about depression in the past year, including those with unknown type of professional data.
5 Other Medical Doctor includes cardiologists, gynecologists, urologists, and other medical doctors that are not general practitioners or family doctors.
6 Other Mental Health Professional includes mental health nurses and other therapists where type is not specified.
7 Religious or Spiritual Advisor includes ministers, priests, or rabbis.
8 Other includes any other types of helping professionals. Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Other Type of Professionals Seen for Depression were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL4 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
General Practitioner or Family Doctor 1.67 1.74 2.01 2.14
Other Medical Doctor5 0.94 1.18 1.12 1.44
Psychologist 1.51 1.69 1.90 2.02
Psychiatrist or Psychotherapist 1.53 1.57 1.99 1.97
Social Worker 0.92 0.95 1.27 1.26
Counselor 1.28 1.30 1.68 1.66
Other Mental Health Professional6 0.75 1.11 1.05 1.53
Nurse, Occupational Therapist, or Other Health Professional 0.59 0.93 0.78 1.11
Religious or Spiritual Advisor7 1.25 1.19 1.52 1.55
Herbalist, Chiropractor, Acupuncturist, or Massage Therapist 0.74 0.93 0.93 1.06
Other8 0.28 0.36 0.40 0.42
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Table 6.39P – Type of Professional Seen among Persons Aged 18 or Older with a Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE) or a Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment Who Saw or Talked to a Medical Doctor or Other Professional about Depression in the Past Year: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Type of Professional1 Past Year MDE2 Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment3
2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
N/A: Not applicable.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
NOTE: Impairment is based on the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) role domains, which measure the impact of a disorder on a person's life. Impairment is defined as the highest severity level of role impairment across four domains: (1) home management, (2) work, (3) close relationships with others, and (4) social life. Ratings ≥ 7 on a 0 to 10 scale were considered Severe Impairment.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple professionals; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE data were excluded.
3 Respondents with unknown Past Year MDE with Severe Impairment data were excluded.
4 Estimates in the Total row represent all persons aged 18 or older with past year MDE or past year MDE with severe impairment who saw or talked to a medical doctor or professional about depression in the past year, including those with unknown type of professional data.
5 Other Medical Doctor includes cardiologists, gynecologists, urologists, and other medical doctors that are not general practitioners or family doctors.
6 Other Mental Health Professional includes mental health nurses and other therapists where type is not specified.
7 Religious or Spiritual Advisor includes ministers, priests, or rabbis.
8 Other includes any other types of helping professionals. Respondents with unknown or invalid responses to the other-specify question on Other Type of Professionals Seen for Depression were excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL4 N/A   N/A  
General Practitioner or Family Doctor 0.7476   0.6683  
Other Medical Doctor5 0.5213   0.3856  
Psychologist 0.3165   0.7078  
Psychiatrist or Psychotherapist 0.6949   0.7785  
Social Worker 0.7818   0.4080  
Counselor 0.4947   0.3718  
Other Mental Health Professional6 0.0007   0.0061  
Nurse, Occupational Therapist, or Other Health Professional 0.0092   0.0434  
Religious or Spiritual Advisor7 0.1780   0.4784  
Herbalist, Chiropractor, Acupuncturist, or Massage Therapist 0.3681   0.4278  
Other8 0.8582   0.8328  
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Table 6.40C – Type of Treatment Received in the Past Year for Depression among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with a Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE), by Demographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic TYPE OF PAST YEAR TREATMENT FOR DEPRESSION1
Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional OR Used Prescription Medication Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional Only Used Prescription Medication Only Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional AND Used Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
1 Respondents with unknown past year treatment data were excluded.
2 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
3 Respondents could indicate multiple types of health insurance; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
4 CHIP is the Children's Health Insurance Program. Individuals aged 19 or younger are eligible for this plan.
5 Other Health Insurance is defined as having Medicare, CHAMPUS, TRICARE, CHAMPVA, the VA, military health care, or any other type of health insurance.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 41 41 32 28 9 10 21 24
GENDER                
Male 19 22 16 15 5 7 8 14
Female 36 34 28 24 7 8 19 20
HISPANIC ORIGIN OR RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 35 38 27 27 8 10 19 22
White 29 33 21 20 7 9 18 21
Black or African American 10 17 10 15 2 3 2 7
Other or Two or More Races * * * * * 1 * 3
Hispanic or Latino 21 13 17 10 * 3 8 8
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 20 17 19 14 3 3 5 9
$20,000 - $49,999 24 23 19 18 6 5 13 12
$50,000 - $74,999 17 16 14 11 4 5 9 10
$75,000 or More 20 22 15 13 4 6 12 16
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE2                
Yes 23 19 21 15 4 4 8 11
No 35 35 28 24 8 9 19 21
HEALTH INSURANCE3                
Private 29 34 22 23 5 9 18 21
Medicaid/CHIP4 24 21 19 16 6 6 10 11
Other5 * * * * * * 2 *
No Coverage 10 6 8 4 4 2 5 4
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Table 6.40D – Type of Treatment Received in the Past Year for Depression among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with a Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE), by Demographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic TYPE OF PAST YEAR TREATMENT FOR DEPRESSION1
Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional OR Used Prescription Medication Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional Only Used Prescription Medication Only Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional AND Used Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
1 Respondents with unknown past year treatment data were excluded.
2 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
3 Respondents could indicate multiple types of health insurance; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
4 CHIP is the Children's Health Insurance Program. Individuals aged 19 or younger are eligible for this plan.
5 Other Health Insurance is defined as having Medicare, CHAMPUS, TRICARE, CHAMPVA, the VA, military health care, or any other type of health insurance.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 1.59 1.52 1.40 1.20 0.45 0.50 0.99 1.11
GENDER                
Male 2.84 2.84 2.60 2.27 0.91 1.10 1.49 2.21
Female 1.88 1.83 1.65 1.42 0.51 0.54 1.23 1.29
HISPANIC ORIGIN OR RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 1.69 1.64 1.50 1.31 0.49 0.56 1.10 1.20
White 1.81 1.84 1.53 1.33 0.59 0.71 1.34 1.46
Black or African American 3.60 4.36 3.43 4.22 0.76 0.87 0.91 2.28
Other or Two or More Races * * * * * 1.12 * 2.43
Hispanic or Latino 4.37 3.65 3.71 2.90 * 1.05 2.20 2.46
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 4.55 3.65 4.52 3.35 1.03 0.92 1.45 2.44
$20,000 - $49,999 2.56 2.59 2.26 2.16 0.81 0.75 1.62 1.65
$50,000 - $74,999 3.66 3.62 3.60 2.87 1.23 1.50 2.56 2.63
$75,000 or More 2.79 2.65 2.35 1.98 0.65 0.94 1.99 2.27
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE2                
Yes 3.71 3.33 3.76 3.09 0.93 1.03 1.77 2.50
No 1.80 1.66 1.56 1.31 0.52 0.57 1.15 1.19
HEALTH INSURANCE3                
Private 1.93 1.87 1.61 1.52 0.41 0.65 1.33 1.44
Medicaid/CHIP4 3.34 3.09 2.88 2.66 1.12 1.21 1.85 1.98
Other5 * * * * * * 1.66 *
No Coverage 4.51 3.79 4.08 2.80 2.14 1.08 2.47 2.37
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Table 6.40P – Type of Treatment Received in the Past Year for Depression among Persons Aged 12 to 17 with a Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE), by Demographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic TYPE OF PAST YEAR TREATMENT FOR DEPRESSION1
Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional OR Used Prescription Medication Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional Only Used Prescription Medication Only Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional AND Used Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
1 Respondents with unknown past year treatment data were excluded.
2 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
3 Respondents could indicate multiple types of health insurance; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
4 CHIP is the Children's Health Insurance Program. Individuals aged 19 or younger are eligible for this plan.
5 Other Health Insurance is defined as having Medicare, CHAMPUS, TRICARE, CHAMPVA, the VA, military health care, or any other type of health insurance.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.9974   0.0633   0.6289   0.0506  
GENDER                
Male 0.7432   0.1919   0.8989   0.0200  
Female 0.8662   0.1830   0.4881   0.3665  
HISPANIC ORIGIN OR RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.5337   0.3793   0.8091   0.0876  
White 0.6368   0.1639   0.7520   0.0807  
Black or African American 0.0473   0.2104   0.8926   0.0666  
Other or Two or More Races *   *   *   *  
Hispanic or Latino 0.1717   0.0186   *   0.4460  
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 0.3676   0.9031   0.8712   0.0282  
$20,000 - $49,999 0.8550   0.7478   0.6842   0.7651  
$50,000 - $74,999 0.1713   0.2360   0.8562   0.6994  
$75,000 or More 0.9793   0.0435   0.4414   0.0592  
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE2                
Yes 0.3448   0.8159   0.8447   0.1228  
No 0.6436   0.0571   0.6579   0.1422  
HEALTH INSURANCE3                
Private 0.4248   0.5420   0.2078   0.1953  
Medicaid/CHIP4 0.6755   0.3635   0.7397   0.1086  
Other5 *   *   *   *  
No Coverage 0.0121   0.0582   0.2031   0.3627  
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Table 6.41C – Type of Treatment Received in the Past Year for Depression among Persons Aged 18 or Older with a Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE), by Demographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Numbers in Thousands, 2006 and 2007
Demographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic TYPE OF PAST YEAR TREATMENT FOR DEPRESSION1
Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional OR Used Prescription Medication Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional Only Used Prescription Medication Only Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional AND Used Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
1 Respondents with unknown past year treatment data were excluded.
2 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
3 Respondents could indicate multiple types of health insurance; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
4 CHIP is the Children's Health Insurance Program. Individuals aged 19 or younger are eligible for this plan.
5 Other Health Insurance is defined as having Medicare, CHAMPUS, TRICARE, CHAMPVA, the VA, military health care, or any other type of health insurance.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 359 371 174 173 94 104 310 329
GENDER                
Male 218 216 116 99 59 58 185 187
Female 292 292 128 140 73 87 252 248
HISPANIC ORIGIN OR RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 346 351 166 163 92 98 301 307
White 317 324 152 143 91 96 275 290
Black or African American 121 99 58 66 19 15 99 71
Other or Two or More Races 70 * 30 40 5 13 63 36
Hispanic or Latino 97 131 53 63 16 37 80 111
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 172 194 84 90 59 71 134 160
$20,000 - $49,999 227 207 99 101 48 51 194 175
$50,000 - $74,999 136 171 61 70 43 35 116 154
$75,000 or More 187 178 94 78 35 45 155 151
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE2                
Yes 175 209 84 70 43 57 150 190
No 323 308 151 162 86 87 272 261
HEALTH INSURANCE3                
Private 294 280 142 129 73 86 235 239
Medicaid/CHIP4 136 157 60 47 28 43 125 145
Other5 192 212 74 95 53 76 172 175
No Coverage 128 147 64 84 42 21 103 118
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Table 6.41D – Type of Treatment Received in the Past Year for Depression among Persons Aged 18 or Older with a Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE), by Demographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics: Standard Errors of Percentages, 2006 and 2007
Demographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic TYPE OF PAST YEAR TREATMENT FOR DEPRESSION1
Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional OR Used Prescription Medication Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional Only Used Prescription Medication Only Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional AND Used Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
1 Respondents with unknown past year treatment data were excluded.
2 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
3 Respondents could indicate multiple types of health insurance; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
4 CHIP is the Children's Health Insurance Program. Individuals aged 19 or younger are eligible for this plan.
5 Other Health Insurance is defined as having Medicare, CHAMPUS, TRICARE, CHAMPVA, the VA, military health care, or any other type of health insurance.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 1.08 1.27 1.01 0.99 0.58 0.63 1.36 1.46
GENDER                
Male 2.16 2.41 1.86 1.68 1.03 1.01 2.50 2.51
Female 1.23 1.43 1.16 1.17 0.70 0.79 1.55 1.67
HISPANIC ORIGIN OR RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 1.09 1.32 1.07 1.04 0.64 0.66 1.42 1.51
White 1.16 1.36 1.17 1.09 0.75 0.76 1.54 1.64
Black or African American 3.75 4.31 3.36 3.84 1.18 0.97 4.29 4.04
Other or Two or More Races 5.82 * 3.75 4.89 0.70 1.80 5.89 4.56
Hispanic or Latino 4.38 4.39 3.30 3.31 1.05 1.92 4.18 4.65
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 2.05 2.13 1.94 2.06 1.45 1.67 2.46 2.78
$20,000 - $49,999 1.85 2.26 1.52 1.65 0.83 0.87 2.19 2.34
$50,000 - $74,999 2.73 3.07 2.32 2.19 1.71 1.16 3.23 3.48
$75,000 or More 2.43 3.00 2.34 1.96 0.95 1.18 2.89 3.05
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE2                
Yes 2.17 2.42 1.96 1.71 1.10 1.39 2.64 2.88
No 1.29 1.47 1.14 1.18 0.71 0.69 1.55 1.62
HEALTH INSURANCE3                
Private 1.48 1.75 1.33 1.29 0.75 0.90 1.70 1.88
Medicaid/CHIP4 2.14 3.06 2.68 1.99 1.29 1.79 3.30 3.67
Other5 2.04 3.16 2.39 2.67 1.82 2.17 3.38 3.79
No Coverage 2.63 2.83 1.96 2.17 1.38 0.63 2.63 2.78
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Table 6.41P – Type of Treatment Received in the Past Year for Depression among Persons Aged 18 or Older with a Past Year Major Depressive Episode (MDE), by Demographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics: P Values from Tests of Differences of Percentages, 2007 Versus 2006
Demographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic TYPE OF PAST YEAR TREATMENT FOR DEPRESSION1
Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional OR Used Prescription Medication Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional Only Used Prescription Medication Only Saw or Talked to Medical Doctor or Other Professional AND Used Prescription Medication
2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Major Depressive Episode (MDE) is defined as in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), which specifies 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 specified depression symptoms.
1 Respondents with unknown past year treatment data were excluded.
2 Government Assistance is defined as one or more household family members having received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or food stamps.
3 Respondents could indicate multiple types of health insurance; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
4 CHIP is the Children's Health Insurance Program. Individuals aged 19 or younger are eligible for this plan.
5 Other Health Insurance is defined as having Medicare, CHAMPUS, TRICARE, CHAMPVA, the VA, military health care, or any other type of health insurance.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2006 and 2007.
TOTAL 0.0069   0.5607   0.7823   0.0736  
GENDER                
Male 0.3579   0.4900   0.8454   0.6685  
Female 0.0027   0.8560   0.6177   0.0304  
HISPANIC ORIGIN OR RACE                
Not Hispanic or Latino 0.0032   0.4388   0.7298   0.0740  
White 0.0075   0.1754   0.5826   0.3202  
Black or African American 0.2112   0.6108   0.6785   0.0950  
Other or Two or More Races *   0.1796   0.4140   0.0102  
Hispanic or Latino 0.7424   0.7673   0.8023   0.9860  
FAMILY INCOME                
Less Than $20,000 0.8928   0.3833   0.9219   0.4189  
$20,000 - $49,999 0.0444   0.2759   0.2823   0.0273  
$50,000 - $74,999 0.1505   0.7849   0.5900   0.2385  
$75,000 or More 0.0677   0.0863   0.1866   0.3665  
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE2                
Yes 0.4694   0.1608   0.3462   0.2502  
No 0.0006   0.9607   0.3932   0.0077  
HEALTH INSURANCE3                
Private 0.0034   0.1423   0.8153   0.0855  
Medicaid/CHIP4 0.3970   0.2905   0.5016   0.7546  
Other5 0.0125   0.7037   0.8340   0.0303  
No Coverage 0.9349   0.1432   0.0792   0.5983  

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