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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

How old were you when you were told you have diabetes*?

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  Total
Respond.#
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 548 52 11.1 8.2-15.0 194 38.1 33.3-43.2 152 24.9 21.1-29.1 150 25.9 21.8-30.3
GENDER
Male 227 15 8.0 4.5-13.8 80 41.1 33.6-49.1 62 25.1 19.4-31.8 70 25.8 20.1-32.5
Female 321 37 14.1 9.8-19.8 114 35.3 29.5-41.6 90 24.7 19.8-30.3 80 25.9 20.6-32.2
RACE
White 375 30 8.3 5.7-11.8 119 32.6 27.6-38.0 110 29.7 24.8-35.2 116 29.4 24.7-34.6
African American 155 21 15.2 9.4-23.5 70 46.2 37.1-55.7 36 17.7 12.3-24.8 28 20.9 14.1-29.8
Other 10 1 15.7 2.2-60.4 4 44.9 15.8-78.0 3 22.6 6.1-56.8 2 16.8 3.9-50.2
HISPANIC
Yes 15 3 19.3 5.2-51.0 9 58.5 31.1-81.5 1 9.2 1.3-44.1 2 12.9 3.1-40.4
No 525 49 10.9 8.0-14.8 183 37.5 32.6-42.7 149 25.6 21.7-30.0 144 26.0 21.9-30.6
AGE
18-24 3 3 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 27 18 70.9 50.8-85.2 9 29.1 14.8-49.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 47 13 24.0 13.0-40.0 34 76.0 60.0-87.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 117 7 5.3 2.4-11.3 86 73.8 63.7-81.9 24 20.9 13.6-30.7 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 164 9 6.6 2.9-14.4 44 29.7 22.0-38.8 90 51.7 42.8-60.5 21 12.0 7.5-18.7
65+ 186 2 0.8 0.2- 3.3 19 9.2 5.7-14.5 37 16.8 11.8-23.2 128 73.3 65.9-79.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 120 8 8.8 3.7-19.4 35 28.9 20.3-39.4 32 24.8 17.1-34.4 45 37.6 27.7-48.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 181 15 11.6 6.7-19.5 65 42.9 34.1-52.1 54 24.6 18.3-32.1 47 21.0 15.4-27.9
Some Post-H.S. 129 12 10.9 6.0-19.0 57 44.1 34.7-54.0 30 20.2 13.7-28.8 30 24.7 17.2-34.3
College Graduate 117 17 13.5 8.2-21.5 37 34.2 24.9-44.9 36 30.7 22.2-40.8 27 21.5 14.5-30.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 112 10 15.4 8.1-27.4 41 41.3 30.2-53.3 28 19.9 12.8-29.5 33 23.5 16.0-33.0
$15,000- $24,999 142 17 14.2 8.0-23.7 47 36.2 27.4-46.1 35 19.6 13.8-27.2 43 30.0 22.1-39.3
$25,000- $34,999 63 2 2.0 0.5- 8.0 23 42.3 28.4-57.5 24 38.5 25.5-53.3 14 17.3 9.8-28.6
$35,000- $49,999 76 6 8.0 3.5-17.2 29 33.4 22.9-45.9 20 27.7 17.8-40.3 21 30.9 19.9-44.7
$50,000+ 99 12 12.3 6.9-21.0 37 38.3 28.3-49.4 32 33.5 24.1-44.4 18 15.9 9.9-24.5
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 39 3 6.6 1.9-21.0 20 52.3 35.9-68.3 8 20.0 9.6-37.2 8 21.1 10.4-38.1
Appalachia II 56 6 11.6 4.9-25.1 19 32.9 20.6-48.0 13 26.3 14.8-42.2 18 29.2 17.9-43.9
Appalachia III 49 7 29.2 14.0-51.1 16 30.4 17.7-47.0 13 20.0 10.8-34.0 13 20.4 11.1-34.4
Catawba 30 2 7.0 1.7-24.6 12 44.4 26.2-64.3 8 25.7 12.8-45.1 8 22.9 10.8-42.2
Edisto Savannah 40 2 5.9 1.1-26.5 13 44.7 25.1-66.0 14 25.2 13.5-42.1 11 24.2 12.2-42.3
Low Country 36 3 6.8 2.1-20.4 8 20.4 9.9-37.5 12 33.4 18.4-52.6 13 39.4 21.8-60.2
Palmetto 82 8 13.3 5.9-27.4 28 29.7 19.5-42.4 24 25.4 16.1-37.7 22 31.6 20.0-46.1
Pee Dee 33 6 19.1 8.2-38.4 12 44.4 26.1-64.4 14 34.5 19.5-53.3 1 2.0 0.3-13.4
Trident 69 9 12.0 6.0-22.7 19 32.5 20.8-46.7 19 25.8 16.2-38.4 22 29.7 19.5-42.5
Upper Savannah 29 2 5.0 1.2-18.6 15 64.0 43.8-80.3 1 3.5 0.5-21.2 11 27.4 14.0-46.8
Waccamaw 45 2 6.0 1.4-22.3 12 26.6 14.9-42.9 15 32.6 19.0-50.1 16 34.7 21.4-50.8
Wateree 37 2 4.7 1.1-18.7 20 59.2 41.0-75.1 10 23.4 11.7-41.3 5 12.7 5.0-28.7

* This question was asked of respondents who reported having been told by a doctor that they had diabetes.

#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 I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
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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