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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your eyes or that you had retinopathy?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 694 172 27.5 23.5-31.9 522 72.5 68.1-76.5
GENDER
Male 286 76 31.0 24.6-38.1 210 69.0 61.9-75.4
Female 408 96 24.5 19.7-29.9 312 75.5 70.1-80.3
RACE
White 490 109 22.6 18.7-27.0 381 77.4 73.0-81.3
African American 195 61 36.9 28.7-46.0 134 63.1 54.0-71.3
Other 5 1 6.4 0.7-38.8 4 93.6 61.2-99.3
HISPANIC
Yes 14 6 45.6 20.3-73.4 8 54.4 26.6-79.7
No 669 160 26.7 22.6-31.2 509 73.3 68.8-77.4
AGE
18-24 2 1 42.7 4.5-92.3 1 57.3 7.7-95.5
25-34 24 4 13.7 4.9-32.6 20 86.3 67.4-95.1
35-44 45 13 33.4 19.7-50.6 32 66.6 49.4-80.3
45-54 120 27 21.6 14.6-30.6 93 78.4 69.4-85.4
55-64 201 57 32.3 24.5-41.3 144 67.7 58.7-75.5
65+ 298 69 26.4 20.5-33.4 229 73.6 66.6-79.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 135 41 30.6 21.9-40.9 94 69.4 59.1-78.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 246 72 32.5 25.6-40.4 174 67.5 59.6-74.4
Some Post-H.S. 185 40 23.9 17.2-32.1 145 76.1 67.9-82.8
College Graduate 126 18 17.6 10.6-27.8 108 82.4 72.2-89.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 149 57 42.8 33.2-53.1 92 57.2 46.9-66.8
$15,000- $24,999 148 45 36.7 27.3-47.2 103 63.3 52.8-72.7
$25,000- $34,999 81 15 18.4 10.3-30.9 66 81.6 69.1-89.7
$35,000- $49,999 86 15 20.9 12.5-32.8 71 79.1 67.2-87.5
$50,000+ 120 21 18.2 11.6-27.3 99 81.8 72.7-88.4
Health District**
Appalachia I 55 21 38.2 25.0-53.5 34 61.8 46.5-75.0
Appalachia II 67 13 15.5 8.6-26.3 54 84.5 73.7-91.4
Appalachia III 73 16 19.6 11.3-31.6 57 80.4 68.4-88.7
Catawba 38 10 36.7 20.6-56.3 28 63.3 43.7-79.4
Edisto Savannah 63 10 18.0 7.8-36.1 53 82.0 63.9-92.2
Low Country 36 13 46.1 25.7-67.9 23 53.9 32.1-74.3
Palmetto 95 24 27.7 18.1-40.0 71 72.3 60.0-81.9
Pee Dee 43 18 47.1 31.0-63.8 25 52.9 36.2-69.0
Trident 81 19 28.3 17.6-42.1 62 71.7 57.9-82.4
Upper Savannah 32 6 20.5 9.0-40.2 26 79.5 59.8-91.0
Waccamaw 59 8 12.8 6.3-24.1 51 87.2 75.9-93.7
Wateree 44 13 31.9 17.6-50.6 31 68.1 49.4-82.4
Region***
Region I 87 27 31.7 21.8-43.6 60 68.3 56.4-78.2
Region II 140 29 17.6 11.9-25.4 111 82.4 74.6-88.1
Region III 133 34 30.5 21.8-40.9 99 69.5 59.1-78.2
Region IV 87 31 39.6 28.3-52.2 56 60.4 47.8-71.7
Region V 63 10 18.0 7.8-36.1 53 82.0 63.9-92.2
Region VI 59 8 12.8 6.3-24.1 51 87.2 75.9-93.7
Region VII 81 19 28.3 17.6-42.1 62 71.7 57.9-82.4
Region VIII 36 13 46.1 25.7-67.9 23 53.9 32.1-74.3

* 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

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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