Table 4.

Health status and health behaviors, online and community-based samples

Online MACommunity-basedCommunity-based subsamples
populationsurvey totalWhiteAALatinoLow SEPHomeless
estimate(n = 498)(n = 166)(n = 105)(n = 188)(n = 249)(n = 84)
Medical diagnoses
Cancer8.7%5.9% (29)7.2% (12)8.7% (9)3.7% (7)7.2% (18)3.6% (3)
Depression or anxiety disorder21.7%38.6% (192)47.0% (78)23.8% (25)40.4% (76)50.2% (125)59.5% (50)
Chronic lung disease, asthma, emphysema8.5%16.9% (84)18.1% (30)17.1% (18)16.0% (30)17.3% (43)21.4% (18)
High blood pressure or hypertension30.5%27.7% (138)29.0% (48)33.3% (33)24.5% (46)33.3% (83)27.4% (23)
Diabetes or high blood sugar9.0%18.1% (90)11.5% (19)21.0% (22)23.4% (44)20.1% (50)14.3% (12)
Heart attack, angina, congestive heart failure4.5%6.0% (30)5.4% (9)6.7% (7)6.3% (12)7.2% (18)7.1% (6)
Smoked 100 cigarettes in life (yes)40.4%54.8% (270)78.1% (128)43.3% (46)41.5% (78)63% (156)82.9% (68)
Current smoker10.8%41.1% (199)58.5% (96)34.6% (36)32.8% (60%)54.6% (132)80.0% (64)
Smoke every day (among smokers)20%59.3% (160)65.6% (84)54.4% (25)57.7% (45)73.1% (114)82.3% (56)
Eat ½ cup or less of fruit per day37.3%29.0% (144)30.1% (51)23.8% (25)30.3% (57)32.9% (82)38.1% (32)
Eat ½ cup or less of vegetables per day29.3%33.9%(168)35.5% (59)25.7% (27)35.1% (66)41.4% (103)46.4% (39)