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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 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 1,330 720 56.4 52.8-59.9 610 43.6 40.1-47.2
GENDER
Male 528 279 58.6 52.8-64.1 249 41.4 35.9-47.2
Female 802 441 54.4 50.0-58.8 361 45.6 41.2-50.0
RACE
White 819 447 55.2 50.6-59.7 372 44.8 40.3-49.4
African American 390 213 59.5 53.1-65.6 177 40.5 34.4-46.9
Other 61 34 58.9 40.7-75.0 27 41.1 25.0-59.3
HISPANIC
Yes 16 10 72.4 40.7-90.9 6 27.6 9.1-59.3
No 1,261 686 56.5 52.8-60.1 575 43.5 39.9-47.2
AGE
18-24 2 2 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 29 17 67.2 41.9-85.4 12 32.8 14.6-58.1
35-44 85 55 64.0 50.3-75.8 30 36.0 24.2-49.7
45-54 231 135 59.3 51.4-66.8 96 40.7 33.2-48.6
55-64 376 217 55.9 49.6-62.0 159 44.1 38.0-50.4
65+ 607 294 50.6 45.6-55.5 313 49.4 44.5-54.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 295 125 42.2 35.2-49.5 170 57.8 50.5-64.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 433 218 51.7 45.3-58.0 215 48.3 42.0-54.7
Some Post-H.S. 309 202 69.3 62.1-75.6 107 30.7 24.4-37.9
College Graduate 286 172 63.6 55.9-70.6 114 36.4 29.4-44.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 251 120 47.1 39.3-55.0 131 52.9 45.0-60.7
$15,000- $24,999 260 126 54.7 45.6-63.6 134 45.3 36.4-54.4
$25,000- $34,999 168 88 54.3 43.5-64.7 80 45.7 35.3-56.5
$35,000- $49,999 152 92 67.1 57.9-75.2 60 32.9 24.8-42.1
$50,000+ 277 172 62.4 55.2-69.1 105 37.6 30.9-44.8
Health District**
Appalachia I 98 54 55.2 42.8-67.0 44 44.8 33.0-57.2
Appalachia II 75 37 52.3 39.4-64.9 38 47.7 35.1-60.6
Appalachia III 73 39 57.9 42.2-72.2 34 42.1 27.8-57.8
Catawba 54 19 33.3 21.3-48.1 35 66.7 51.9-78.7
Edisto Savannah 191 91 50.4 41.4-59.4 100 49.6 40.6-58.6
Low Country 139 79 55.3 44.5-65.6 60 44.7 34.4-55.5
Palmetto 86 53 64.8 52.0-75.8 33 35.2 24.2-48.0
Pee Dee 128 60 45.0 35.4-55.0 68 55.0 45.0-64.6
Trident 135 96 75.9 67.5-82.6 39 24.1 17.4-32.5
Upper Savannah 99 57 59.6 48.7-69.7 42 40.4 30.3-51.3
Waccamaw 150 79 57.5 48.1-66.4 71 42.5 33.6-51.9
Wateree 87 46 51.2 39.2-63.0 41 48.8 37.0-60.8
Region***
Region I 197 111 57.4 49.1-65.3 86 42.6 34.7-50.9
Region II 148 76 55.2 44.9-65.1 72 44.8 34.9-55.1
Region III 140 72 53.7 43.8-63.3 68 46.3 36.7-56.2
Region IV 215 106 47.5 39.9-55.2 109 52.5 44.8-60.1
Region V 191 91 50.4 41.4-59.4 100 49.6 40.6-58.6
Region VI 150 79 57.5 48.1-66.4 71 42.5 33.6-51.9
Region VII 135 96 75.9 67.5-82.6 39 24.1 17.4-32.5
Region VIII 139 79 55.3 44.5-65.6 60 44.7 34.4-55.5

* 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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