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Frequent Depression and Anxiety* Within the Past Year Among Women Aged 18 and Older, by Poverty Status,** 2007

Frequent Depression and Anxiety* Within the Past Year Among Women Aged 18 and Older, by Poverty Status,** 2007
Poverty Status Percent of Women
Depression Anxiety

*Reported they had been frequently depressed or anxious during the past 12 months.

**Poverty level, defined by the U.S. Census Bureau, was $21,027 for a family of four in 2007.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey, 2007. Analysis conducted by the Maternal and Child Health Information Resource Center.

Less Than 100% of Poverty 25.1 22.4
100-199% of Poverty 18.3 17.9
200-299% of Poverty 13.7 13.1
300% or More of Poverty 7.8 9.2

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