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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Anxiety and Depression

Has a doctor or other health care provider EVER told you that you had an anxiety disorder?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,694 1,156 12.9 11.9-13.8 7,538 87.1 86.2-88.1
GENDER
Male 3,350 315 9.5 8.3-10.9 3,035 90.5 89.1-91.7
Female 5,344 841 15.9 14.6-17.3 4,503 84.1 82.7-85.4
RACE
White 6,643 942 14.5 13.4-15.7 5,701 85.5 84.3-86.6
African American 1,743 173 8.0 6.4- 9.9 1,570 92.0 90.1-93.6
Other 236 34 13.7 8.6-21.0 202 86.3 79.0-91.4
HISPANIC
Yes 176 21 14.4 8.3-23.7 155 85.6 76.3-91.7
No 8,355 1,120 12.8 11.9-13.8 7,235 87.2 86.2-88.1
AGE
18-24 319 47 14.3 10.2-19.6 272 85.7 80.4-89.8
25-34 917 123 11.5 9.4-13.9 794 88.5 86.1-90.6
35-44 1,392 190 13.1 11.0-15.5 1,202 86.9 84.5-89.0
45-54 1,744 304 16.1 14.1-18.3 1,440 83.9 81.7-85.9
55-64 1,823 284 15.2 13.4-17.3 1,539 84.8 82.7-86.6
65+ 2,422 204 8.3 7.1- 9.7 2,218 91.7 90.3-92.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,257 203 16.4 13.7-19.6 1,054 83.6 80.4-86.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,649 345 12.0 10.4-13.8 2,304 88.0 86.2-89.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,152 325 14.1 12.4-16.1 1,827 85.9 83.9-87.6
College Graduate 2,610 281 11.1 9.6-12.8 2,329 88.9 87.2-90.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,032 225 21.1 18.0-24.6 807 78.9 75.4-82.0
$15,000- $24,999 1,306 213 17.4 14.4-20.9 1,093 82.6 79.1-85.6
$25,000- $34,999 983 131 11.7 9.3-14.5 852 88.3 85.5-90.7
$35,000- $49,999 1,218 132 10.5 8.6-12.8 1,086 89.5 87.2-91.4
$50,000+ 2,942 316 10.7 9.4-12.1 2,626 89.3 87.9-90.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 693 116 15.0 12.1-18.6 577 85.0 81.4-87.9
Appalachia II 633 89 14.2 11.3-17.8 544 85.8 82.2-88.7
Appalachia III 479 73 13.9 10.5-18.2 406 86.1 81.8-89.5
Catawba 371 54 13.2 9.8-17.7 317 86.8 82.3-90.2
Edisto Savannah 1,026 149 13.7 11.1-16.7 877 86.3 83.3-88.9
Low Country 914 99 9.7 7.6-12.3 815 90.3 87.7-92.4
Palmetto 824 98 12.5 9.8-15.7 726 87.5 84.3-90.2
Pee Dee 711 98 11.4 9.1-14.3 613 88.6 85.7-90.9
Trident 1,002 125 11.9 9.6-14.7 877 88.1 85.3-90.4
Upper Savannah 569 65 10.3 7.7-13.6 504 89.7 86.4-92.3
Waccamaw 919 120 14.4 11.7-17.5 799 85.6 82.5-88.3
Wateree 459 55 10.8 7.9-14.7 404 89.2 85.3-92.1
Region***
Region I 1,262 181 12.9 10.8-15.3 1,081 87.1 84.7-89.2
Region II 1,112 162 14.1 11.7-16.7 950 85.9 83.3-88.3
Region III 1,195 152 12.7 10.5-15.2 1,043 87.3 84.8-89.5
Region IV 1,170 153 11.2 9.3-13.4 1,017 88.8 86.6-90.7
Region V 1,026 149 13.7 11.1-16.7 877 86.3 83.3-88.9
Region VI 919 120 14.4 11.7-17.5 799 85.6 82.5-88.3
Region VII 1,002 125 11.9 9.6-14.7 877 88.1 85.3-90.4
Region VIII 914 99 9.7 7.6-12.3 815 90.3 87.7-92.4

* Anxiety disorder includes acute stress disorder, anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, phobia, posttraumatic stress disorder or social anxiety disorder

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50 and confidence intervals with width greater than 20. 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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