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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 584 419 70.8 66.3-75.0 165 29.2 25.0-33.7
GENDER
Male 236 166 70.1 62.9-76.4 70 29.9 23.6-37.1
Female 348 253 71.5 65.7-76.6 95 28.5 23.4-34.3
RACE
White 391 282 70.6 65.4-75.2 109 29.4 24.8-34.6
African American 172 122 73.3 65.3-80.1 50 26.7 19.9-34.7
Other 11 6 39.1 14.9-70.2 5 60.9 29.8-85.1
HISPANIC
Yes 15 9 60.2 32.6-82.6 6 39.8 17.4-67.4
No 557 402 71.5 66.9-75.7 155 28.5 24.3-33.1
AGE
18-24 3 3 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 27 10 30.0 15.4-50.1 17 70.0 49.9-84.6
35-44 48 24 55.2 38.2-71.1 24 44.8 28.9-61.8
45-54 120 89 76.1 66.1-83.9 31 23.9 16.1-33.9
55-64 169 132 76.8 68.2-83.6 37 23.2 16.4-31.8
65+ 209 154 72.4 65.0-78.8 55 27.6 21.2-35.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 138 102 72.1 62.3-80.2 36 27.9 19.8-37.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 190 151 78.1 70.2-84.4 39 21.9 15.6-29.8
Some Post-H.S. 136 81 57.9 48.3-66.9 55 42.1 33.1-51.7
College Graduate 119 84 69.7 59.9-77.9 35 30.3 22.1-40.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 121 91 72.8 61.7-81.6 30 27.2 18.4-38.3
$15,000- $24,999 149 112 74.6 65.8-81.7 37 25.4 18.3-34.2
$25,000- $34,999 63 45 75.4 62.3-85.1 18 24.6 14.9-37.7
$35,000- $49,999 78 55 71.2 59.0-80.9 23 28.8 19.1-41.0
$50,000+ 100 71 70.6 60.3-79.2 29 29.4 20.8-39.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 39 30 77.4 61.2-88.1 9 22.6 11.9-38.8
Appalachia II 58 44 74.3 59.6-85.0 14 25.7 15.0-40.4
Appalachia III 52 38 67.9 50.4-81.5 14 32.1 18.5-49.6
Catawba 30 22 75.5 56.8-87.9 8 24.5 12.1-43.2
Edisto Savannah 44 28 54.8 35.6-72.6 16 45.2 27.4-64.4
Low Country 38 26 75.7 59.4-86.9 12 24.3 13.1-40.6
Palmetto 86 65 72.3 58.6-82.7 21 27.7 17.3-41.4
Pee Dee 40 34 87.8 73.6-94.9 6 12.2 5.1-26.4
Trident 73 46 60.6 47.5-72.3 27 39.4 27.7-52.5
Upper Savannah 32 20 59.7 39.5-77.0 12 40.3 23.0-60.5
Waccamaw 47 29 68.2 52.9-80.4 18 31.8 19.6-47.1
Wateree 42 34 81.3 65.6-90.9 8 18.7 9.1-34.4

* This question wass 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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