Increase the proportion of persons with serious mental illness (SMI) who are employed.

Target: 51 percent.

Baseline: 43 percent of persons aged 18 years and older with SMI were employed in 1994.

Target setting method: 19 percent improvement. (Better than the best will be used when data are available.)

Data source: National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), CDC, NCHS.

Data for population groups currently are not analyzed.