TABLE 1-3 12-Month Prevalence of Major Depression with Hierarchya by Selected Demographic Characteristics for Adults with at Least One Child Under the Age of 18 Years, 2002 (taking into account weighting and complex survey design)

 

Women (n = 1,301)

Men (n = 942)

Overall (n = 2,243)

Prevalence Rate (%)

P-value

Prevalence Rate (%)

P-value

Prevalence Rate (5)

P-value

Race/Ethnicity

 

 

 

 

 

 

Non-Hispanic white

11.5

NA

4.7

NA

8.0

0.09

African American

7.0

 

3.3

 

5.4

 

Black immigrants from the Caribbeanb

0

 

35.9

 

7.7

 

Mexican

5.3

 

3.8

 

4.7

 

Other Hispanic

9.3

 

2.5

 

6.8

 

Asian

9.9

 

0

 

3.9

 

Other

14.7

 

7.0

 

11.4

 

Born in United States

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yes

10.3

0.04

4.5

0.36

7.5

0.08

No

6.7

 

2.2

 

4.7

 

Primary Language While Growing Up

 

 

 

 

 

 

Not English

7.3

0.09

3.9

0.76

5.9

0.17

English

10.7

 

4.4

 

7.6

 

Number of Parents Born Outside United States

 

 

 

 

 

 

0

7.4

0.41

3.3

0.61

5.7

0.47

1

9.7

 

6.2

 

8.1

 

2

10.3

 

4.3

 

7.4

 

Current Work Status

 

 

 

 

 

 

Employed

9.3

0.28

3.1

<0.0001

5.9

< 0.0001

Unemployed, in workforce

10.4

 

6.3

 

10.1

 

Not in workforce

12.2

 

15.0

 

13.0

 



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