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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

STATE-ADDED QUESTIONS

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental,memory or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,119 214 18.4 15.8-21.3 905 81.6 78.7-84.2
GENDER
Male 413 81 16.5 12.7-21.1 332 83.5 78.9-87.3
Female 706 133 19.8 16.4-23.6 573 80.2 76.4-83.6
RACE
White 933 183 19.1 16.3-22.3 750 80.9 77.7-83.7
African American 162 28 16.2 10.4-24.4 134 83.8 75.6-89.6
Other Minorities 12 1 8.6 1.2-42.8 11 91.4 57.2-98.8
HISPANIC
Yes 22 3 21.4 6.9-50.0 19 78.6 50.0-93.1
No 1,059 204 18.6 15.9-21.6 855 81.4 78.4-84.1
AGE
55-64 295 69 22.5 17.2-28.8 226 77.5 71.2-82.8
65+ 824 145 16.9 14.1-20.3 679 83.1 79.7-85.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 284 58 19.3 14.0-26.1 226 80.7 73.9-86.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 349 62 17.9 13.4-23.3 287 82.1 76.7-86.6
Some Post-H.S. 230 50 22.1 16.4-29.1 180 77.9 70.9-83.6
College Graduate 254 43 14.8 10.6-20.2 211 85.2 79.8-89.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 227 57 21.9 15.8-29.6 170 78.1 70.4-84.2
$15,000- 24,999 222 53 29.5 22.2-38.1 169 70.5 61.9-77.8
$25,000- 34,999 144 21 17.9 11.5-26.9 123 82.1 73.1-88.5
$35,000- 49,999 109 19 12.2 7.1-20.3 90 87.8 79.7-92.9
$50,000+ 194 32 13.9 9.4-20.1 162 86.1 79.9-90.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 50 8 14.0 6.7-27.2 42 86.0 72.8-93.3
Appalachia II 97 18 16.4 10.2-25.3 79 83.6 74.7-89.8
Appalachia III 76 19 22.6 14.3-33.7 57 77.4 66.3-85.7
Catawba 37 7 15.9 7.0-32.5 30 84.1 67.5-93.0
Edisto 24 4 16.8 5.9-39.3 20 83.2 60.7-94.1
Low Country 60 14 20.0 11.5-32.4 46 80.0 67.6-88.5
Palmetto 104 23 19.2 12.5-28.3 81 80.8 71.7-87.5
Pee Dee 332 63 19.1 14.5-24.7 269 80.9 75.3-85.5
Savannah 47 14 29.5 17.6-44.9 33 70.5 55.1-82.4
Trident 88 18 20.9 13.0-31.7 70 79.1 68.3-87.0
Upper Savannah 76 9 16.2 7.8-30.8 67 83.8 69.2-92.2
Waccamaw 83 9 8.5 4.2-16.6 74 91.5 83.4-95.8
Wateree 37 8 25.4 12.4-45.1 29 74.6 54.9-87.6

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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