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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

About how many times in the last year have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.#
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 672 476 70.0 65.7-73.9 77 10.8 8.4-13.8 57 9.3 6.7-12.6 62 9.9 7.6-12.8
GENDER
Male 286 204 69.9 63.1-75.9 28 9.7 6.3-14.9 22 9.5 5.6-15.6 32 10.9 7.6-15.3
Female 386 272 70.1 64.6-75.0 49 11.8 8.8-15.7 35 9.1 6.3-12.9 30 9.0 6.0-13.3
RACE
White 479 345 71.2 66.5-75.5 53 10.5 7.9-13.8 35 7.9 5.5-11.1 46 10.5 7.8-14.0
African American 185 127 68.2 59.3-75.9 22 11.0 6.6-17.7 22 12.4 7.1-20.6 14 8.5 4.8-14.6
Other 5 3 69.6 23.0-94.6 2 30.4 5.4-77.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
HISPANIC
Yes 14 10 78.1 50.5-92.5 1 8.4 1.2-41.8 3 13.5 4.0-37.2 0 0.0 . - .
No 649 460 69.6 65.2-73.7 75 10.9 8.5-14.0 53 9.2 6.6-12.6 61 10.2 7.8-13.3
AGE
18-24 2 2 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 24 16 70.4 48.3-85.8 1 4.3 0.6-25.0 4 12.0 4.3-29.2 3 13.3 3.8-37.3
35-44 46 28 59.9 43.8-74.1 8 17.1 8.1-32.4 1 3.1 0.4-19.1 9 19.9 10.1-35.4
45-54 119 82 68.2 58.3-76.7 13 10.2 5.9-17.2 15 12.5 7.2-20.9 9 9.1 4.5-17.5
55-64 198 144 72.1 63.5-79.4 21 9.0 5.7-14.0 20 13.0 7.3-22.2 13 5.9 3.2-10.4
65+ 279 201 71.3 64.7-77.0 34 12.3 8.1-18.1 17 6.2 3.8-10.1 27 10.3 7.0-14.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 125 88 73.0 64.0-80.5 18 12.0 7.4-19.0 11 8.8 4.7-15.8 8 6.2 3.0-12.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 241 167 66.3 58.5-73.4 33 14.7 9.9-21.2 21 11.0 6.3-18.5 20 8.0 5.0-12.5
Some Post-H.S. 181 130 72.3 64.3-79.1 14 6.2 3.6-10.5 15 7.2 4.1-12.4 22 14.3 9.0-21.9
College Graduate 125 91 71.2 61.6-79.2 12 8.1 4.4-14.3 10 9.2 4.8-16.9 12 11.5 6.5-19.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 140 91 64.1 53.9-73.1 21 15.5 8.9-25.4 19 13.4 8.2-21.0 9 7.1 3.4-14.2
$15,000- $24,999 147 102 68.4 58.0-77.2 19 9.7 6.0-15.4 16 13.4 6.8-24.7 10 8.5 4.2-16.2
$25,000- $34,999 80 62 75.1 62.4-84.6 8 11.9 5.5-24.0 5 8.1 3.2-19.0 5 4.8 1.9-11.6
$35,000- $49,999 86 60 68.0 56.0-78.0 7 8.2 3.7-17.2 8 11.0 5.0-22.4 11 12.8 6.9-22.5
$50,000+ 121 90 74.0 64.7-81.6 8 5.0 2.4- 9.9 5 4.5 1.9-10.7 18 16.5 10.3-25.4
Health District**
Appalachia I 54 40 72.6 57.4-83.9 7 14.6 6.8-28.6 4 8.4 2.8-22.6 3 4.5 1.3-13.9
Appalachia II 66 50 75.2 61.7-85.1 6 6.4 2.7-14.2 4 4.1 1.4-11.5 6 14.3 6.5-28.6
Appalachia III 66 51 77.7 64.2-87.2 7 11.1 4.9-23.6 5 8.3 3.0-20.8 3 2.8 0.9- 8.6
Catawba 37 26 71.4 52.3-85.1 3 8.8 2.6-25.8 3 4.6 1.4-14.2 5 15.2 5.5-35.6
Edisto Savannah 61 39 64.3 50.3-76.3 8 10.8 5.1-21.2 6 13.2 5.9-27.2 8 11.7 5.6-22.6
Low Country 35 26 68.5 41.1-87.1 1 2.0 0.3-13.4 7 27.3 9.6-57.1 1 2.2 0.3-14.3
Palmetto 90 62 70.7 59.2-80.0 12 12.2 6.2-22.6 7 7.8 3.6-16.1 9 9.4 4.7-17.6
Pee Dee 41 26 69.4 52.9-82.0 5 8.1 3.2-18.8 3 5.6 1.7-16.7 7 17.0 7.7-33.3
Trident 80 57 66.0 52.6-77.2 10 16.6 8.2-30.6 7 10.5 4.7-22.0 6 6.9 3.1-15.0
Upper Savannah 32 24 72.9 53.4-86.4 3 7.9 2.3-23.5 2 7.9 2.0-26.5 3 11.3 3.4-31.6
Waccamaw 57 37 61.2 46.6-74.1 9 13.7 6.8-25.6 3 5.1 1.5-15.4 8 20.0 10.2-35.7
Wateree 44 31 71.4 54.0-84.1 5 8.7 3.5-19.9 6 12.3 5.3-25.9 2 7.6 1.5-30.4
Region***
Region I 86 64 72.7 61.1-81.9 10 12.1 6.3-21.9 6 8.2 3.5-18.1 6 7.0 2.9-15.8
Region II 132 101 76.5 67.3-83.7 13 8.7 4.7-15.6 9 6.2 2.9-12.8 9 8.6 4.3-16.6
Region III 127 88 70.9 61.2-79.0 15 11.1 6.1-19.2 10 6.8 3.5-12.7 14 11.2 6.3-19.3
Region IV 85 57 70.4 58.7-79.9 10 8.4 4.4-15.3 9 9.0 4.6-17.0 9 12.2 5.9-23.7
Region V 61 39 64.3 50.3-76.3 8 10.8 5.1-21.2 6 13.2 5.9-27.2 8 11.7 5.6-22.6
Region VI 57 37 61.2 46.6-74.1 9 13.7 6.8-25.6 3 5.1 1.5-15.4 8 20.0 10.2-35.7
Region VII 80 57 66.0 52.6-77.2 10 16.6 8.2-30.6 7 10.5 4.7-22.0 6 6.9 3.1-15.0
Region VIII 35 26 68.5 41.1-87.1 1 2.0 0.3-13.4 7 27.3 9.6-57.1 1 2.2 0.3-14.3

*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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