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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Health Status

Now thinking about your physical health, which includes physical illness and injury, for how many days during the past 30 days was your physical health not good?

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  Total
Respond.#
None 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days 30 days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,795 3,674 63.6 62.1-65.1 584 10.6 9.7-11.7 689 12.3 11.3-13.4 473 7.5 6.8- 8.3 375 6.0 5.3- 6.7
GENDER
Male 2,207 1,519 68.1 65.7-70.4 209 10.3 8.8-12.1 193 9.7 8.2-11.4 145 6.0 5.0- 7.3 141 5.9 4.9- 7.1
Female 3,588 2,155 59.5 57.6-61.4 375 10.9 9.8-12.2 496 14.7 13.4-16.1 328 8.9 7.9-10.0 234 6.0 5.2- 7.0
RACE
White 4,518 2,917 65.0 63.3-66.6 436 10.3 9.3-11.5 514 11.6 10.5-12.7 358 7.2 6.4- 8.0 293 5.9 5.2- 6.7
African American 1,075 634 59.9 56.3-63.3 129 11.1 9.2-13.5 142 13.7 11.4-16.4 99 9.0 7.2-11.3 71 6.3 4.7- 8.3
Other 154 97 64.2 54.1-73.2 15 13.3 7.4-22.8 24 13.0 7.4-22.0 9 4.2 2.0- 8.6 9 5.3 2.4-11.0
HISPANIC
Yes 146 85 58.0 47.6-67.8 15 15.1 8.1-26.3 18 13.1 7.5-21.9 21 10.5 6.5-16.7 7 3.2 1.4- 7.2
No 5,602 3,572 64.1 62.6-65.6 567 10.5 9.6-11.5 662 12.2 11.2-13.3 445 7.3 6.6- 8.1 356 5.9 5.2- 6.7
AGE
18-24 376 220 57.3 51.4-62.9 68 18.4 14.3-23.4 69 19.0 14.8-24.1 13 3.8 2.1- 6.8 6 1.5 0.7- 3.4
25-34 939 646 71.2 67.8-74.4 120 12.1 9.9-14.8 113 10.7 8.8-13.0 41 3.6 2.6- 5.1 19 2.3 1.4- 3.8
35-44 1,121 749 68.3 65.2-71.4 124 10.0 8.3-12.0 131 11.6 9.6-13.9 73 6.5 5.0- 8.4 44 3.5 2.4- 5.2
45-54 1,186 710 59.3 56.1-62.5 144 11.7 9.8-13.9 130 11.1 9.3-13.3 107 9.6 7.8-11.8 95 8.2 6.6-10.2
55-64 969 609 62.1 58.5-65.5 68 6.8 5.3- 8.8 103 11.1 9.0-13.6 99 10.0 8.1-12.4 90 10.0 7.9-12.6
65+ 1,150 706 61.3 58.1-64.5 57 5.3 4.0- 7.0 134 11.2 9.4-13.3 135 11.5 9.6-13.7 118 10.7 8.7-13.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 683 338 53.2 48.7-57.7 46 6.4 4.5- 8.9 88 13.4 10.6-16.7 102 13.4 10.6-16.8 109 13.6 10.9-16.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,769 1,081 60.2 57.4-63.0 168 11.1 9.3-13.1 217 13.3 11.4-15.5 174 9.0 7.6-10.6 129 6.4 5.2- 7.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,511 967 64.8 61.9-67.7 171 11.9 10.0-14.2 185 12.6 10.6-14.9 99 5.2 4.2- 6.5 89 5.4 4.3- 6.8
College Graduate 1,822 1,279 71.2 68.9-73.5 199 11.0 9.5-12.8 199 10.3 8.9-11.9 98 5.2 4.2- 6.4 47 2.3 1.6- 3.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 682 299 45.2 40.4-50.1 68 12.5 9.3-16.6 102 15.5 12.3-19.4 111 14.4 11.5-17.8 102 12.4 9.7-15.6
$15,000- $24,999 974 544 54.7 50.8-58.5 96 11.8 9.4-14.8 140 15.6 12.9-18.6 110 9.9 8.0-12.3 84 8.0 6.3-10.1
$25,000- $34,999 729 456 63.5 59.2-67.6 82 11.1 8.8-14.0 82 12.4 9.6-15.8 62 8.1 6.1-10.7 47 5.0 3.6- 6.7
$35,000- $49,999 869 588 69.6 66.0-73.0 98 11.1 8.9-13.9 98 10.7 8.6-13.3 52 5.1 3.8- 6.8 33 3.5 2.4- 5.0
$50,000+ 1,849 1,339 73.3 70.9-75.5 189 9.7 8.3-11.3 178 9.7 8.3-11.4 88 4.5 3.6- 5.7 55 2.8 2.1- 3.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 367 223 62.7 56.7-68.4 33 9.0 6.1-13.1 54 15.6 11.6-20.6 26 5.4 3.6- 8.1 31 7.3 4.9-10.6
Appalachia II 680 420 61.4 56.8-65.8 72 12.5 9.5-16.2 87 13.7 10.7-17.4 60 7.2 5.3- 9.6 41 5.2 3.7- 7.4
Appalachia III 464 292 65.1 59.7-70.2 39 10.2 6.9-14.8 51 9.3 6.9-12.4 46 9.1 6.5-12.7 36 6.3 4.3- 9.1
Catawba 374 237 64.5 58.8-69.8 37 10.6 7.5-14.9 45 10.0 7.2-13.7 33 9.7 6.6-14.0 22 5.2 3.3- 8.0
Edisto Savannah 449 272 59.2 53.5-64.6 42 8.7 6.2-12.0 57 14.7 10.9-19.4 39 6.8 4.8- 9.5 39 10.7 7.3-15.5
Low Country 289 191 67.6 60.8-73.7 30 9.6 6.3-14.3 29 10.5 6.8-15.8 22 7.0 4.4-10.9 17 5.4 3.2- 9.0
Palmetto 881 548 65.0 61.2-68.6 106 11.0 8.8-13.6 113 12.1 9.8-14.8 62 6.2 4.7- 8.2 52 5.7 4.1- 7.9
Pee Dee 408 255 61.6 55.7-67.1 42 10.5 7.4-14.7 45 12.3 8.7-17.2 40 9.8 6.9-13.8 26 5.8 3.7- 8.9
Trident 734 492 67.1 62.7-71.1 73 10.8 8.0-14.2 86 12.8 9.9-16.3 51 5.8 4.2- 7.9 32 3.6 2.4- 5.4
Upper Savannah 287 187 61.9 54.9-68.4 18 7.0 4.3-11.4 34 13.8 9.4-19.8 21 9.1 5.5-14.8 27 8.1 5.1-12.8
Waccamaw 503 324 62.3 57.0-67.3 56 13.9 10.2-18.6 50 10.7 7.8-14.7 44 7.8 5.6-10.9 29 5.2 3.5- 7.8
Wateree 301 193 63.3 56.6-69.4 30 10.4 7.0-15.2 33 11.2 7.6-16.1 27 9.9 6.5-14.6 18 5.3 3.1- 8.7

#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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