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2012 BRFSS Annual Survey Results

CDC Core Questions
Results are in PDF format

Eight DHEC Regions used from 2010-2013 explained (pdf)

  1. Heath Status
    1. Self-Reported Health
  2. Healthy Days—Health-Related Quality of Life
    1. Physically Unhealthy Days
    2. Mentally Unhealthy Days
    3. Limitations Due to Physically or Mentally Unhealthy Day
  3. Health Care Access
    1. Health Care Coverage (aged 18-64)
    2. Primary Health Care Provider
    3. Time Since Last Routine Doctor Visit
  4. Exercise
    1. Physical Activity Outside of Regular Job
  5. Chronic Health Conditions
    1. Heart Attack/Myocardial Infarction
    2. Coronary Heart Disease/Angina
    3. Stroke
    4. Lifetime Asthma
    5. Current Asthma
    6. Cancer
    7. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Emphysema, or Chronic Bronchitis
    8. Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Gout, Lupus, or Fibromyalgia
    9. Depressive Disorder
    10. Diabetes
  6. Oral Health
    1. Time Since Last Dental Visit
  7. Disability
    1. Disabled due to Physical, Mental, or Emotional Limitations
  8. Tobacco Use
    1. Current Smoking Status
    2. Tried to Quit Smoking in Past Year
    3. Current Smokeless Tobacco Use
  9. Alcohol Consumption
    1. Number of Days Alcohol Consumed in the Past Month
    2. Average Number of Drinks per Day
    3. Binge Drinking
  10. Immunization
    1. Influenza Vaccine in Past Year
    2. Pneumonia Vaccine Ever
  11. Falls
    1. Fall Prevalence (past 3 months)
    2. Injury from Fall (past 3 months)
  12. Seatbelt Use
    1. Seatbelt Use
  13. Drinking and Driving
    1. Drove when had too Much to Drink
  14. Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening
    1. Mammogram
    2. Time since last Mammogram
    3. Clinical Breast Exam
    4. Time since last Clinical Breast Exam
    5. Pap Test
    6. Time since last Pap Test
  15. Prostate Cancer Screening
    1. Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) Test
    2. Time since last PSA Test
  16. Colorectal Cancer Screening
    1. Sigmoidoscopy or Colonoscopy (Ever)
    2. Sigmoidoscopy or Colonoscopy (Type)
    3. Time since last Sigmoidoscopy or Colonoscopy
  17. HIV/AIDS
    1. HIV/AIDS Test
    2. Risk Factors for HIV/AIDS
  18. Obesity
    1. Body Mass Index (BMI) Categories 

CDC Optional Modules

  1. Diabetes
    1. Age at Diabetes Diagnosis
    2. Insulin Use
    3. Diabetes Management Class
  2. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
    1. Breathing Test for Diagnosis of COPD, Chronic Bronchitis, or Emphysema
    2. Shortness of Breath Affects Quality of Life
  3. Childhood Immunization
    1. Influenza Vaccine in Past Year (child)

State Added Questions

  1. Hypertension Awareness
    1. High Blood Pressure
  2. Physical Activity Environment
    1. Sidewalks in Neighborhood for Running and Biking
    2. Parks or Trails in Neighborhood
  3. Fish Consumption
    1. Sport-Caught Fish Consumption in Past Year
    2. Commercial Fish Consumption in Past Year