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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Anxiety and Depression

Over the last 2 weeks, how many days have you felt down, depressed or hopeless?*

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  Total #
Respondents
1 to 2 days 3 to 7 days 8 to 13 days 14 days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,682 1,252 15.6 14.6-16.8 735 8.6 7.8- 9.4 181 2.2 1.8- 2.7 331 3.5 3.0- 4.0 6,183 70.2 68.8-71.5
GENDER
Male 3,358 392 13.4 11.9-15.2 219 6.4 5.4- 7.6 65 2.0 1.3- 2.9 95 2.7 2.1- 3.6 2,587 75.5 73.4-77.5
Female 5,324 860 17.6 16.3-19.1 516 10.6 9.5-11.8 116 2.4 1.9- 3.0 236 4.1 3.5- 4.9 3,596 65.3 63.5-67.0
RACE
White 6,632 955 15.4 14.2-16.6 491 7.8 7.0- 8.7 133 2.2 1.7- 2.7 219 2.9 2.4- 3.4 4,834 71.8 70.3-73.2
African American 1,743 255 15.9 13.5-18.6 213 10.6 8.9-12.6 40 2.0 1.3- 2.9 95 5.1 3.8- 6.7 1,140 66.4 63.3-69.5
Other 234 35 18.6 12.5-26.8 26 8.9 5.3-14.5 6 3.3 0.9-11.1 13 3.3 1.7- 6.3 154 65.9 57.2-73.7
HISPANIC
Yes 175 29 17.8 11.1-27.5 21 15.0 8.9-24.0 2 1.0 0.2- 4.0 8 3.6 1.4- 8.5 115 62.6 52.4-71.8
No 8,341 1,203 15.6 14.6-16.8 696 8.4 7.6- 9.2 177 2.2 1.8- 2.8 304 3.3 2.8- 3.9 5,961 70.5 69.1-71.8
AGE
18-24 320 74 24.1 18.8-30.4 50 14.6 10.7-19.6 10 4.4 2.1- 9.1 11 3.5 1.8- 6.5 175 53.5 46.8-60.0
25-34 919 165 17.5 14.8-20.6 84 7.3 5.7- 9.3 15 1.2 0.7- 2.1 22 2.3 1.3- 4.0 633 71.7 68.2-75.0
35-44 1,391 230 16.3 14.1-18.8 132 9.0 7.3-11.1 22 1.8 1.1- 2.9 43 2.6 1.8- 3.8 964 70.2 67.2-73.1
45-54 1,759 285 15.6 13.6-17.8 178 8.6 7.2-10.2 50 2.6 1.9- 3.6 94 4.8 3.7- 6.2 1,152 68.4 65.7-71.0
55-64 1,822 235 12.8 11.1-14.8 140 7.7 6.4- 9.3 51 3.0 2.2- 4.2 80 4.7 3.6- 6.1 1,316 71.7 69.1-74.2
65+ 2,394 258 10.5 9.0-12.2 145 6.8 5.6- 8.2 32 1.2 0.8- 1.9 81 3.4 2.6- 4.5 1,878 78.0 75.8-80.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,243 155 12.0 9.6-14.8 176 15.4 12.8-18.5 38 3.4 2.2- 5.2 113 8.5 6.7-10.8 761 60.7 56.8-64.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,650 386 17.3 15.2-19.6 259 9.0 7.7-10.4 69 2.7 1.9- 3.9 118 3.8 2.9- 4.9 1,818 67.3 64.7-69.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,156 314 15.6 13.6-17.9 161 7.3 5.9- 9.0 42 2.1 1.3- 3.3 72 3.3 2.4- 4.4 1,567 71.7 69.0-74.3
College Graduate 2,609 394 15.6 13.9-17.6 138 6.0 4.8- 7.4 32 1.1 0.7- 1.7 28 1.0 0.6- 1.6 2,017 76.3 74.0-78.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,026 159 17.6 14.3-21.5 159 16.1 13.3-19.3 47 4.2 2.9- 6.2 120 10.7 8.6-13.2 541 51.4 47.1-55.7
$15,000- $24,999 1,309 219 18.7 15.7-22.2 176 13.7 11.3-16.4 44 3.9 2.5- 6.1 76 5.7 4.1- 7.8 794 58.0 54.1-61.9
$25,000- $34,999 977 157 16.5 13.5-20.1 72 7.4 5.5-10.1 24 3.5 1.9- 6.3 20 1.8 0.9- 3.6 704 70.8 66.4-74.7
$35,000- $49,999 1,219 184 16.5 13.8-19.6 96 8.3 6.5-10.6 21 1.8 1.1- 2.9 31 2.9 1.8- 4.6 887 70.5 66.9-73.9
$50,000+ 2,947 395 13.4 12.0-15.1 129 4.7 3.7- 5.8 21 0.7 0.5- 1.2 35 1.1 0.7- 1.6 2,367 80.1 78.1-81.9
Health District**
Appalachia I 690 97 15.6 12.0-20.0 63 10.0 7.4-13.6 13 1.7 0.9- 3.2 35 5.1 2.6- 9.7 482 67.5 62.3-72.4
Appalachia II 633 102 16.5 13.3-20.4 47 7.8 5.6-10.9 14 1.9 1.1- 3.4 24 2.8 1.8- 4.4 446 70.9 66.5-75.0
Appalachia III 484 56 13.3 9.7-18.0 43 9.4 6.6-13.2 10 2.8 1.1- 6.8 24 4.0 2.5- 6.6 351 70.5 64.9-75.5
Catawba 368 60 20.4 15.4-26.5 35 7.5 5.2-10.7 7 2.1 1.0- 4.6 10 2.4 1.2- 4.8 256 67.6 61.4-73.3
Edisto Savannah 1,027 157 15.7 13.0-19.0 98 10.2 8.0-12.8 23 1.9 1.2- 3.0 45 4.2 2.9- 6.0 704 68.0 64.2-71.6
Low Country 909 109 13.0 10.4-16.2 71 8.0 6.0-10.6 18 2.4 1.3- 4.4 29 3.5 2.0- 6.0 682 73.1 69.0-76.9
Palmetto 822 123 14.2 11.6-17.3 64 9.0 6.7-11.9 14 2.2 1.0- 4.5 27 3.0 1.9- 4.7 594 71.6 67.7-75.3
Pee Dee 714 118 17.9 14.5-22.0 84 11.6 8.9-15.0 17 2.3 1.3- 4.1 29 4.2 2.6- 6.6 466 64.0 59.3-68.5
Trident 1,003 156 15.7 12.8-19.0 61 5.8 4.2- 7.8 19 1.7 1.0- 2.8 34 3.6 2.3- 5.6 733 73.3 69.6-76.8
Upper Savannah 566 79 13.6 10.5-17.3 44 8.0 5.6-11.3 15 2.9 1.5- 5.3 21 2.6 1.6- 4.3 407 73.0 68.1-77.3
Waccamaw 919 129 16.6 13.3-20.6 83 9.8 7.6-12.6 18 2.4 1.4- 4.1 28 2.2 1.4- 3.4 661 69.1 64.8-73.0
Wateree 455 59 16.6 12.0-22.4 36 8.3 5.6-12.2 10 2.4 1.1- 5.3 21 4.4 2.7- 7.0 329 68.3 62.3-73.8
Region***
Region I 1,256 176 14.7 12.2-17.6 107 9.1 7.2-11.5 28 2.2 1.4- 3.5 56 4.0 2.4- 6.5 889 70.0 66.3-73.4
Region II 1,117 158 15.1 12.6-17.9 90 8.6 6.7-10.8 24 2.3 1.3- 4.0 48 3.4 2.4- 4.7 797 70.7 67.2-73.9
Region III 1,190 183 16.2 13.7-19.0 99 8.5 6.7-10.7 21 2.1 1.2- 3.8 37 2.8 1.9- 4.1 850 70.4 67.0-73.5
Region IV 1,169 177 17.4 14.6-20.7 120 10.3 8.3-12.8 27 2.4 1.5- 3.8 50 4.2 3.0- 5.9 795 65.7 62.0-69.2
Region V 1,027 157 15.7 13.0-19.0 98 10.2 8.0-12.8 23 1.9 1.2- 3.0 45 4.2 2.9- 6.0 704 68.0 64.2-71.6
Region VI 919 129 16.6 13.3-20.6 83 9.8 7.6-12.6 18 2.4 1.4- 4.1 28 2.2 1.4- 3.4 661 69.1 64.8-73.0
Region VII 1,003 156 15.7 12.8-19.0 61 5.8 4.2- 7.8 19 1.7 1.0- 2.8 34 3.6 2.3- 5.6 733 73.3 69.6-76.8
Region VIII 909 109 13.0 10.4-16.2 71 8.0 6.0-10.6 18 2.4 1.3- 4.4 29 3.5 2.0- 6.0 682 73.1 69.0-76.9

#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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