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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Healthy Days

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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 #
Respondents
None 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days 30days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,195 5,080 63.6 62.3-64.9 907 11.6 10.7-12.5 864 10.8 10.0-11.6 685 7.6 6.9- 8.3 659 6.5 5.9- 7.1
GENDER
Male 3,252 2,181 68.0 66.0-70.0 322 11.0 9.7-12.6 297 9.0 7.9-10.3 212 6.2 5.2- 7.4 240 5.8 5.0- 6.7
Female 4,943 2,899 59.5 57.9-61.1 585 12.0 11.0-13.2 567 12.4 11.3-13.6 473 8.9 8.0- 9.8 419 7.1 6.4- 7.9
RACE
White 6,183 3,862 64.1 62.7-65.5 708 11.8 10.9-12.8 628 10.5 9.6-11.4 505 7.2 6.6- 8.0 480 6.4 5.8- 7.0
African American 1,752 1,055 62.6 59.6-65.5 176 10.9 9.0-13.2 215 11.8 10.1-13.8 156 8.1 6.6-10.0 150 6.5 5.4- 7.9
Other 201 126 61.3 52.5-69.4 17 11.6 6.9-18.8 15 8.7 4.7-15.6 19 10.3 5.8-17.6 24 8.2 5.3-12.4
HISPANIC
Yes 110 78 72.5 61.5-81.3 7 7.3 3.1-16.3 11 7.5 3.7-14.3 6 6.7 2.6-15.9 8 6.0 2.5-13.8
No 7,966 4,951 63.6 62.3-64.9 894 11.7 10.8-12.6 841 10.9 10.1-11.8 659 7.5 6.8- 8.3 621 6.3 5.7- 6.8
AGE
18-24 398 271 69.4 64.1-74.3 53 13.1 9.7-17.4 56 12.7 9.6-16.5 15 4.2 2.2- 7.7 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1
25-34 1,022 681 66.5 63.1-69.7 157 14.7 12.4-17.3 106 10.4 8.5-12.7 58 6.6 4.9- 8.8 20 1.9 1.2- 3.0
35-44 1,470 911 63.1 60.4-65.8 225 14.5 12.7-16.6 171 11.4 9.8-13.3 104 6.5 5.3- 8.0 59 4.4 3.3- 5.8
45-54 1,665 1,008 61.9 59.2-64.5 199 11.2 9.6-13.0 178 10.7 9.2-12.6 149 8.6 7.2-10.3 131 7.6 6.2- 9.2
55-64 1,599 976 62.4 59.7-64.9 153 9.3 7.9-11.0 150 9.3 7.9-10.9 155 9.2 7.7-10.9 165 9.9 8.4-11.5
65+ 1,969 1,185 59.1 56.6-61.5 109 5.3 4.3- 6.5 194 10.0 8.6-11.6 204 10.7 9.2-12.3 277 15.0 13.2-16.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,053 510 51.0 47.1-55.0 63 7.9 5.4-11.3 124 11.9 9.7-14.6 154 12.6 10.5-15.1 202 16.5 14.1-19.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,597 1,579 63.2 60.8-65.5 268 10.6 9.2-12.2 264 10.5 9.2-12.1 247 8.6 7.2-10.1 239 7.1 6.1- 8.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,082 1,322 64.6 61.9-67.1 252 13.1 11.3-15.1 230 11.3 9.7-13.2 155 6.6 5.4- 8.1 123 4.4 3.6- 5.4
College Graduate 2,448 1,661 68.8 66.7-70.9 324 12.9 11.5-14.5 242 9.9 8.6-11.3 129 5.2 4.3- 6.3 92 3.2 2.6- 4.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 958 402 42.4 38.2-46.8 77 11.2 8.1-15.4 112 11.9 9.4-14.9 178 18.2 14.9-22.2 189 16.2 13.8-19.1
$15,000- $24,999 1,296 732 59.5 56.1-62.9 134 10.9 8.8-13.3 155 10.9 9.1-13.0 143 10.3 8.4-12.7 132 8.3 6.8-10.2
$25,000- $34,999 964 631 64.4 60.5-68.1 103 12.7 10.1-15.9 107 11.6 9.2-14.4 63 5.9 4.4- 7.9 60 5.4 4.1- 7.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,220 774 64.7 61.5-67.7 165 13.5 11.4-15.9 137 10.9 9.1-13.1 76 6.0 4.7- 7.6 68 5.0 3.8- 6.5
$50,000+ 2,683 1,910 72.0 70.0-73.9 339 12.3 11.0-13.9 240 9.1 7.9-10.5 121 4.1 3.4- 5.0 73 2.4 1.9- 3.1
Health District**
Appalachia I 517 315 61.3 56.1-66.2 52 12.6 9.0-17.4 53 11.2 8.4-14.9 51 8.2 6.1-11.0 46 6.7 4.9- 9.0
Appalachia II 916 576 66.4 62.6-70.0 109 10.9 8.8-13.5 98 10.9 8.6-13.7 69 5.9 4.5- 7.6 64 5.9 4.5- 7.8
Appalachia III 678 405 62.4 57.9-66.6 72 10.1 7.9-12.9 63 9.0 6.7-11.9 64 8.9 6.6-11.9 74 9.6 7.4-12.4
Catawba 536 335 65.5 60.7-70.1 67 12.3 9.4-15.9 53 9.6 7.1-12.8 39 6.3 4.4- 9.1 42 6.2 4.4- 8.7
Edisto Savannah 606 366 62.4 57.0-67.4 54 8.8 6.3-12.1 81 12.3 9.5-15.8 50 9.6 6.1-14.7 55 6.9 5.1- 9.2
Low Country 439 283 61.5 55.1-67.6 57 16.1 11.1-22.8 43 11.3 7.8-16.2 30 6.4 4.2- 9.6 26 4.6 3.0- 7.1
Palmetto 1,244 789 65.0 61.6-68.2 160 13.2 11.1-15.7 127 10.1 8.2-12.3 89 6.1 4.6- 8.1 79 5.6 4.3- 7.3
Pee Dee 675 396 61.6 57.0-66.1 71 12.1 9.1-15.9 71 10.2 7.8-13.2 72 9.4 7.1-12.3 65 6.7 5.1- 8.8
Trident 978 604 63.4 59.6-67.0 113 11.2 9.0-13.9 106 11.7 9.4-14.5 81 7.7 5.9- 9.8 74 6.1 4.7- 7.8
Upper Savannah 443 284 63.2 57.7-68.4 40 10.5 7.4-14.8 42 9.9 7.0-13.9 39 9.1 6.3-12.8 38 7.2 5.1-10.1
Waccamaw 649 410 64.0 59.3-68.4 58 9.2 6.8-12.3 76 13.6 10.4-17.6 56 7.3 5.4- 9.7 49 6.0 4.3- 8.3
Wateree 407 246 62.0 56.1-67.4 46 12.9 9.3-17.7 42 10.1 7.2-14.0 36 8.2 5.6-11.9 37 6.8 4.8- 9.7
Region***
Region I 960 599 62.2 58.5-65.8 92 11.6 9.1-14.7 95 10.6 8.5-13.2 90 8.6 6.8-10.8 84 6.9 5.5- 8.7
Region II 1,594 981 64.7 61.8-67.5 181 10.6 9.0-12.4 161 10.1 8.4-12.0 133 7.1 5.8- 8.7 138 7.5 6.2- 9.0
Region III 1,780 1,124 65.1 62.4-67.8 227 12.9 11.2-14.9 180 9.9 8.4-11.7 128 6.2 4.9- 7.7 121 5.8 4.7- 7.1
Region IV 1,082 642 61.7 58.1-65.2 117 12.4 10.0-15.3 113 10.1 8.2-12.5 108 9.0 7.2-11.1 102 6.8 5.4- 8.4
Region V 606 366 62.4 57.0-67.4 54 8.8 6.3-12.1 81 12.3 9.5-15.8 50 9.6 6.1-14.7 55 6.9 5.1- 9.2
Region VI 649 410 64.0 59.3-68.4 58 9.2 6.8-12.3 76 13.6 10.4-17.6 56 7.3 5.4- 9.7 49 6.0 4.3- 8.3
Region VII 978 604 63.4 59.6-67.0 113 11.2 9.0-13.9 106 11.7 9.4-14.5 81 7.7 5.9- 9.8 74 6.1 4.7- 7.8
Region VIII 439 283 61.5 55.1-67.6 57 16.1 11.1-22.8 43 11.3 7.8-16.2 30 6.4 4.2- 9.6 26 4.6 3.0- 7.1

#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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