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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Disability

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,843 1,557 20.2 19.1-21.4 5,286 79.8 78.6-80.9
GENDER
Male 2,611 580 19.2 17.5-21.1 2,031 80.8 78.9-82.5
Female 4,232 977 21.1 19.7-22.6 3,255 78.9 77.4-80.3
RACE
White 5,307 1,219 20.1 18.9-21.3 4,088 79.9 78.7-81.1
African American 1,307 291 20.2 17.7-22.9 1,016 79.8 77.1-82.3
Other 173 32 19.6 12.6-29.1 141 80.4 70.9-87.4
HISPANIC
Yes 121 22 13.1 7.6-21.7 99 86.9 78.3-92.4
No 6,646 1,503 20.1 19.0-21.3 5,143 79.9 78.7-81.0
AGE
18-24 397 31 7.8 5.2-11.7 366 92.2 88.3-94.8
25-34 1,004 90 9.7 7.5-12.4 914 90.3 87.6-92.5
35-44 1,194 199 16.7 14.4-19.3 995 83.3 80.7-85.6
45-54 1,405 336 23.1 20.7-25.7 1,069 76.9 74.3-79.3
55-64 1,273 375 29.5 26.7-32.5 898 70.5 67.5-73.3
65+ 1,513 510 35.0 32.2-37.8 1,003 65.0 62.2-67.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 770 283 32.0 27.9-36.3 487 68.0 63.7-72.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,114 531 22.2 20.2-24.4 1,583 77.8 75.6-79.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,742 400 19.5 17.4-21.7 1,342 80.5 78.3-82.6
College Graduate 2,205 338 13.9 12.3-15.7 1,867 86.1 84.3-87.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 808 400 42.9 38.4-47.4 408 57.1 52.6-61.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,122 326 25.8 22.7-29.1 796 74.2 70.9-77.3
$25,000- $34,999 820 134 15.2 12.5-18.3 686 84.8 81.7-87.5
$35,000- $49,999 1,064 177 15.4 13.1-18.1 887 84.6 81.9-86.9
$50,000+ 2,148 296 12.9 11.4-14.6 1,852 87.1 85.4-88.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 416 113 25.6 20.9-31.1 303 74.4 68.9-79.1
Appalachia II 830 167 17.0 14.4-20.1 663 83.0 79.9-85.6
Appalachia III 529 140 23.7 19.3-28.6 389 76.3 71.4-80.7
Catawba 472 94 18.5 14.8-23.0 378 81.5 77.0-85.2
Edisto Savannah 519 121 21.9 17.9-26.4 398 78.1 73.6-82.1
Low Country 356 74 18.5 14.1-23.9 282 81.5 76.1-85.9
Palmetto 1,034 208 18.3 15.7-21.2 826 81.7 78.8-84.3
Pee Dee 506 141 21.6 18.0-25.8 365 78.4 74.2-82.0
Trident 860 190 19.8 16.9-23.1 670 80.2 76.9-83.1
Upper Savannah 327 81 23.3 17.7-30.0 246 76.7 70.0-82.3
Waccamaw 567 144 23.2 19.3-27.6 423 76.8 72.4-80.7
Wateree 366 75 16.8 12.9-21.7 291 83.2 78.3-87.1
Region***
Region I 743 194 24.6 20.9-28.7 549 75.4 71.3-79.1
Region II 1,359 307 19.7 17.3-22.4 1,052 80.3 77.6-82.7
Region III 1,506 302 18.4 16.2-20.8 1,204 81.6 79.2-83.8
Region IV 872 216 19.6 16.8-22.6 656 80.4 77.4-83.2
Region V 519 121 21.9 17.9-26.4 398 78.1 73.6-82.1
Region VI 567 144 23.2 19.3-27.6 423 76.8 72.4-80.7
Region VII 860 190 19.8 16.9-23.1 670 80.2 76.9-83.1
Region VIII 356 74 18.5 14.1-23.9 282 81.5 76.1-85.9

*The data for this table was derived from the Disability questions.
Yes=Either limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems
OR was having any health problem that requires to use special equipment at the survey time.
No=Neither of above conditions.

#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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