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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

STATE-ADDED QUESTIONS

Who,that is, what type of medical care person, examined you when you had your lastcheckup for oral cancer?

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  Total
Respond.#
Doctor/Physician Nurse/Nurse practitioner Dentist Dental Hygienist Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 965 182 20.3 17.0-24.1 10 1.2 0.6- 2.5 697 69.9 65.8-73.6 50 5.3 3.8- 7.2 26 3.3 2.0- 5.4
GENDER
Male 391 99 27.8 22.3-34.2 8 2.3 1.1- 5.0 261 63.2 56.7-69.2 13 3.5 1.8- 6.5 10 3.2 1.6- 6.5
Female 574 83 13.3 10.1-17.3 2 0.2 0.0- 1.3 436 76.2 71.3-80.4 37 6.9 4.8- 9.9 16 3.4 1.7- 6.6
RACE
White 816 121 15.8 12.9-19.2 4 0.6 0.2- 1.8 629 75.8 72.0-79.3 45 6.0 4.3- 8.3 17 1.9 1.1- 3.3
African American 130 54 39.9 28.3-52.8 5 3.4 1.2- 9.2 59 46.8 34.6-59.5 4 1.8 0.4- 8.0 8 8.0 3.5-17.2
Other Minorities 13 3 27.8 7.3-65.5 1 8.6 1.2-43.2 7 39.8 14.9-71.5 1 6.9 0.9-37.4 1 16.8 2.4-61.8
HISPANIC
Yes 18 4 18.2 5.2-47.4 1 8.2 1.1-41.3 12 66.9 37.9-87.0 1 6.6 0.9-35.6 0 0.0 . - .
No 942 175 20.3 16.9-24.1 9 1.0 0.5- 2.2 683 70.0 66.0-73.8 49 5.2 3.8- 7.2 26 3.4 2.1- 5.5
AGE
18-24 40 8 22.4 9.7-43.6 1 2.5 0.4-16.2 28 65.5 44.9-81.6 2 4.7 1.1-17.2 1 4.9 0.7-27.8
25-34 112 16 17.2 8.8-31.0 3 1.8 0.5- 6.4 85 73.1 59.9-83.1 7 6.0 2.3-14.6 1 1.9 0.3-12.2
35-44 185 27 13.7 8.3-21.6 3 2.3 0.7- 7.6 141 75.1 65.9-82.5 9 4.9 2.2-10.6 5 4.0 1.3-11.7
45-54 225 40 22.7 15.9-31.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 168 69.8 61.3-77.2 9 4.1 2.0- 8.2 7 2.9 1.2- 6.9
55-64 191 38 20.8 14.5-28.8 1 1.2 0.2- 7.7 137 69.6 61.1-76.9 9 5.4 2.6-11.0 6 3.0 1.3- 7.1
65+ 204 50 25.1 18.7-32.9 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 134 64.8 56.8-72.1 13 6.5 3.5-11.6 6 3.5 1.4- 8.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 60 32 54.9 38.0-70.7 0 0.0 . - . 24 38.1 23.2-55.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 3 6.8 2.0-20.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 217 55 27.7 19.8-37.2 5 2.1 0.7- 6.5 141 62.6 53.0-71.4 11 4.8 2.3- 9.7 5 2.7 0.8- 9.1
Some Post-H.S. 277 49 16.6 11.7-23.1 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0 196 70.9 63.4-77.4 22 7.6 4.7-12.3 8 3.7 1.4- 9.5
College Graduate 409 46 14.2 10.1-19.7 3 1.0 0.3- 3.1 334 77.4 71.6-82.3 16 4.6 2.7- 7.7 10 2.9 1.4- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 65 27 31.8 18.2-49.5 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 30 57.3 37.7-74.8 4 2.8 0.7-10.8 3 7.8 1.6-30.6
$15,000- 24,999 104 36 38.4 26.1-52.3 1 2.0 0.3-12.8 62 53.5 40.2-66.4 4 6.1 2.1-16.3 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
$25,000- 34,999 108 23 23.1 12.8-38.1 3 3.2 0.8-12.1 76 62.8 48.5-75.1 4 4.8 1.6-13.7 2 6.2 1.5-22.2
$35,000- 49,999 161 36 27.4 19.0-37.7 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7 112 65.7 55.5-74.5 8 4.2 1.8- 9.6 3 1.5 0.4- 5.2
$50,000+ 416 40 11.6 8.2-16.1 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 343 79.5 74.3-83.9 22 5.6 3.5- 8.8 10 2.9 1.4- 5.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 39 8 22.8 11.3-40.6 0 0.0 . - . 29 71.5 53.7-84.4 2 5.7 1.4-20.5 0 0.0 . - .
Appalachia II 80 14 15.6 9.1-25.6 2 3.4 0.8-13.4 56 70.1 58.4-79.7 7 9.6 4.5-19.5 1 1.2 0.2- 8.3
Appalachia III 47 12 37.8 21.6-57.2 0 0.0 . - . 30 54.7 37.0-71.3 1 1.6 0.2-10.8 4 5.9 2.1-15.3
Catawba 57 10 18.8 9.3-34.1 2 3.3 0.8-12.7 45 77.9 62.4-88.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Edisto 10 3 41.4 12.7-77.4 0 0.0 . - . 6 45.7 16.6-78.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 12.9 1.8-55.2
Low Country 50 8 16.7 8.1-31.2 1 3.3 0.5-19.7 38 74.2 58.5-85.5 2 3.8 0.8-16.1 1 2.1 0.3-13.3
Palmetto 121 14 12.5 7.2-20.6 1 0.7 0.1- 4.5 95 74.9 64.6-83.0 9 7.8 3.8-15.4 2 4.2 1.0-16.3
Pee Dee 244 58 28.5 21.4-36.9 3 4.0 0.7-19.3 166 62.0 53.0-70.2 11 3.4 1.8- 6.3 6 2.0 0.8- 5.0
Savannah 42 11 33.1 16.8-54.7 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6 27 56.4 37.3-73.7 3 9.1 2.8-26.0 0 0.0 . - .
Trident 119 17 19.2 11.5-30.3 0 0.0 . - . 88 71.4 60.5-80.3 9 6.5 3.2-12.7 5 2.9 1.2- 7.3
Upper Savannah 43 7 19.8 7.8-42.0 0 0.0 . - . 33 72.0 50.2-86.8 2 2.5 0.5-11.0 1 5.7 0.8-30.9
Waccamaw 70 11 14.2 7.5-25.2 0 0.0 . - . 52 73.9 61.2-83.6 4 6.1 2.3-15.2 3 5.8 1.7-18.2
Wateree 34 8 19.8 9.1-37.7 0 0.0 . - . 25 71.0 49.3-86.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 9.2 1.4-42.6

#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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