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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

Have you ever taken a course or class in how to manage your diabetes yourself?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,008 516 51.6 48.0-55.2 492 48.4 44.8-52.0
GENDER
Male 425 207 48.9 43.4-54.4 218 51.1 45.6-56.6
Female 583 309 54.2 49.4-58.8 274 45.8 41.2-50.6
RACE
White 622 312 50.2 45.8-54.6 310 49.8 45.4-54.2
African American 353 183 53.0 46.7-59.2 170 47.0 40.8-53.3
Other 22 14 52.7 30.3-74.0 8 47.3 26.0-69.7
HISPANIC
Yes 10 6 60.0 26.8-85.9 4 40.0 14.1-73.2
No 961 498 52.2 48.5-55.9 463 47.8 44.1-51.5
AGE
18-24 5 5 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 27 17 66.3 45.6-82.3 10 33.7 17.7-54.4
35-44 76 42 57.8 44.9-69.8 34 42.2 30.2-55.1
45-54 171 95 51.1 42.2-60.0 76 48.9 40.0-57.8
55-64 315 174 54.2 48.1-60.3 141 45.8 39.7-51.9
65+ 412 181 44.1 38.7-49.6 231 55.9 50.4-61.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 240 79 36.7 29.7-44.3 161 63.3 55.7-70.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 352 192 54.2 47.9-60.3 160 45.8 39.7-52.1
Some Post-H.S. 244 151 61.5 54.3-68.3 93 38.5 31.7-45.7
College Graduate 168 93 54.4 45.9-62.7 75 45.6 37.3-54.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 240 102 45.8 38.2-53.7 138 54.2 46.3-61.8
$15,000- $24,999 215 117 52.0 44.0-59.9 98 48.0 40.1-56.0
$25,000- $34,999 97 55 58.3 46.4-69.3 42 41.7 30.7-53.6
$35,000- $49,999 126 64 49.5 39.7-59.3 62 50.5 40.7-60.3
$50,000+ 176 105 57.5 48.9-65.6 71 42.5 34.4-51.1
Health District**
Appalachia I 56 30 51.1 36.5-65.5 26 48.9 34.5-63.5
Appalachia II 93 49 53.0 41.6-64.0 44 47.0 36.0-58.4
Appalachia III 89 50 62.8 51.2-73.0 39 37.2 27.0-48.8
Catawba 64 34 55.7 41.9-68.8 30 44.3 31.2-58.1
Edisto Savannah 93 50 54.6 43.1-65.7 43 45.4 34.3-56.9
Low Country 52 24 49.4 33.3-65.7 28 50.6 34.3-66.7
Palmetto 140 75 54.9 45.1-64.2 65 45.1 35.8-54.9
Pee Dee 103 50 51.4 40.1-62.5 53 48.6 37.5-59.9
Trident 106 56 50.9 39.3-62.5 50 49.1 37.5-60.7
Upper Savannah 63 28 45.3 31.6-59.8 35 54.7 40.2-68.4
Waccamaw 80 35 41.0 29.5-53.5 45 59.0 46.5-70.5
Wateree 56 30 43.8 29.6-59.0 26 56.2 41.0-70.4
Region***
Region I 119 58 48.0 37.8-58.3 61 52.0 41.7-62.2
Region II 182 99 57.6 49.3-65.4 83 42.4 34.6-50.7
Region III 204 109 55.1 47.1-62.9 95 44.9 37.1-52.9
Region IV 159 80 48.7 39.5-57.9 79 51.3 42.1-60.5
Region V 93 50 54.6 43.1-65.7 43 45.4 34.3-56.9
Region VI 80 35 41.0 29.5-53.5 45 59.0 46.5-70.5
Region VII 106 56 50.9 39.3-62.5 50 49.1 37.5-60.7
Region VIII 52 24 49.4 33.3-65.7 28 50.6 34.3-66.7

* 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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