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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

When was the last time you had an eye exam in which the pupils were dilated?
This would have made you temporarily sensitive to bright light*

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  Total #
Respondents
Past month Past year Past 2 years 2+ years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,297 283 20.0 17.3-22.9 640 49.1 45.4-52.9 169 13.3 11.0-15.9 160 13.8 11.4-16.6 45 3.8 2.7- 5.4
GENDER
Male 508 113 19.1 15.3-23.6 243 51.0 44.9-57.0 69 12.7 9.6-16.7 67 14.0 10.2-18.8 16 3.2 1.8- 5.7
Female 789 170 20.8 17.3-24.8 397 47.4 43.0-51.9 100 13.8 10.8-17.4 93 13.6 10.8-16.9 29 4.4 2.8- 6.7
RACE
White 797 171 19.5 16.4-23.1 392 49.3 44.5-54.0 109 13.8 10.9-17.2 102 14.0 11.1-17.5 23 3.4 2.1- 5.6
African American 386 85 20.9 16.0-26.8 199 48.7 42.2-55.3 47 13.2 9.4-18.2 39 12.5 8.4-18.1 16 4.7 2.7- 8.2
Other 58 12 14.3 7.0-27.1 27 57.3 38.5-74.2 7 10.5 3.8-25.9 11 17.3 7.9-33.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2
HISPANIC
Yes 14 6 23.2 7.0-54.9 6 64.2 29.1-88.7 1 10.4 1.3-50.2 1 2.1 0.3-15.6 0 0.0 . - .
No 1,232 263 19.6 16.9-22.6 614 49.2 45.4-53.0 163 13.5 11.2-16.2 151 13.9 11.4-16.8 41 3.8 2.6- 5.5
AGE
18-24 2 0 0.0 . - . 1 79.0 19.0-98.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 21.0 1.6-81.0 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 29 4 15.9 4.4-44.0 12 51.9 26.7-76.2 4 10.0 2.6-31.4 5 13.4 4.8-32.3 4 8.8 2.7-24.9
35-44 84 15 16.4 8.6-29.0 32 37.5 25.4-51.3 11 11.5 5.4-22.8 16 25.6 14.9-40.2 10 9.0 4.2-18.2
45-54 226 45 18.1 13.2-24.3 106 46.7 38.8-54.8 26 11.5 7.4-17.4 37 19.1 13.2-26.9 12 4.6 2.3- 9.0
55-64 364 69 16.6 12.6-21.7 176 48.5 42.2-54.8 58 18.1 13.4-23.9 53 14.2 10.5-18.8 8 2.7 1.2- 5.9
65+ 592 150 25.4 21.3-30.0 313 53.4 48.4-58.4 70 12.2 9.2-16.0 48 7.1 5.1- 9.6 11 1.9 0.9- 4.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 286 58 17.8 13.1-23.7 140 47.7 40.5-55.0 40 16.3 11.5-22.5 35 12.7 8.8-18.1 13 5.5 2.9-10.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 423 85 18.6 14.3-23.8 207 48.5 42.1-55.0 45 10.9 7.5-15.7 69 18.2 13.7-23.8 17 3.7 2.0- 6.8
Some Post-H.S. 299 74 21.4 16.2-27.7 148 48.9 40.5-57.3 44 14.4 9.8-20.7 23 11.2 6.5-18.6 10 4.1 2.0- 8.3
College Graduate 284 65 22.3 16.3-29.6 144 52.5 44.8-60.1 39 12.9 8.8-18.3 32 10.4 6.8-15.5 4 2.0 0.6- 6.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 250 41 16.1 11.5-22.2 120 41.0 33.6-48.9 32 11.5 7.8-16.6 45 24.8 18.0-33.1 12 6.6 3.3-12.7
$15,000- $24,999 252 49 15.5 11.0-21.5 126 50.8 41.4-60.2 38 17.3 11.4-25.5 27 10.2 6.4-16.0 12 6.1 3.1-11.4
$25,000- $34,999 164 38 23.0 14.8-34.0 84 55.8 44.9-66.3 17 9.2 5.1-16.0 18 9.0 5.2-15.2 7 2.9 1.2- 7.1
$35,000- $49,999 149 33 16.7 11.1-24.3 72 47.9 37.7-58.2 18 11.9 7.0-19.4 24 21.6 13.1-33.5 2 1.9 0.4- 8.7
$50,000+ 274 75 24.1 18.7-30.5 132 50.9 43.6-58.1 34 11.9 8.2-17.1 27 10.9 7.0-16.6 6 2.2 0.8- 5.9
Health District**
Appalachia I 95 14 12.3 6.9-21.0 49 46.7 34.6-59.3 16 17.8 10.2-29.3 13 20.8 10.6-36.8 3 2.3 0.7- 7.4
Appalachia II 74 13 15.3 8.5-26.0 42 60.3 47.1-72.1 9 9.5 4.5-19.0 9 13.8 6.5-27.1 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0
Appalachia III 72 13 18.1 8.9-33.4 34 50.7 34.9-66.4 13 16.6 8.7-29.4 11 12.9 6.5-24.0 1 1.7 0.2-11.1
Catawba 53 12 23.4 12.8-38.7 29 49.4 35.1-63.9 5 10.4 3.9-24.8 2 4.1 1.0-15.1 5 12.7 5.4-27.2
Edisto Savannah 186 40 23.1 16.6-31.2 96 50.0 40.8-59.2 23 14.7 7.8-26.0 18 8.3 5.0-13.4 9 3.9 1.9- 7.8
Low Country 135 41 32.0 23.0-42.7 64 47.9 37.3-58.7 17 11.1 6.5-18.2 11 7.8 4.1-14.2 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8
Palmetto 82 18 18.4 10.6-30.1 39 52.5 39.3-65.5 8 11.8 5.5-23.5 13 12.8 7.0-22.3 4 4.5 1.6-12.1
Pee Dee 124 18 17.1 10.3-27.1 61 45.4 35.6-55.5 13 12.1 6.7-21.0 28 22.6 14.9-32.6 4 2.8 1.0- 7.6
Trident 133 29 21.2 14.5-29.9 66 48.3 38.2-58.5 18 13.5 8.4-21.0 15 14.0 7.2-25.4 5 3.1 1.2- 7.9
Upper Savannah 98 28 26.3 18.1-36.6 41 42.4 31.9-53.7 16 18.0 10.6-28.9 10 11.1 5.8-20.2 3 2.2 0.7- 6.8
Waccamaw 145 35 19.6 13.7-27.2 74 47.9 38.2-57.7 18 12.1 7.4-19.2 15 16.3 9.0-27.7 3 4.2 1.2-13.8
Wateree 86 19 19.7 12.2-30.2 37 38.7 28.0-50.7 11 11.2 5.9-20.1 15 21.8 12.8-34.5 4 8.7 3.0-22.6
Region***
Region I 193 42 19.4 14.1-26.0 90 44.6 36.5-53.0 32 17.9 12.2-25.4 23 15.9 9.6-25.1 6 2.2 1.0- 5.1
Region II 146 26 16.7 10.5-25.7 76 55.3 44.9-65.3 22 13.2 8.1-20.7 20 13.4 8.1-21.3 2 1.4 0.3- 5.6
Region III 135 30 20.2 13.5-29.1 68 51.4 41.3-61.4 13 11.3 6.2-19.7 15 9.7 5.6-16.2 9 7.4 3.8-14.1
Region IV 210 37 18.2 12.8-25.1 98 42.7 35.3-50.4 24 11.7 7.6-17.8 43 22.2 16.1-29.8 8 5.1 2.3-11.1
Region V 186 40 23.1 16.6-31.2 96 50.0 40.8-59.2 23 14.7 7.8-26.0 18 8.3 5.0-13.4 9 3.9 1.9- 7.8
Region VI 145 35 19.6 13.7-27.2 74 47.9 38.2-57.7 18 12.1 7.4-19.2 15 16.3 9.0-27.7 3 4.2 1.2-13.8
Region VII 133 29 21.2 14.5-29.9 66 48.3 38.2-58.5 18 13.5 8.4-21.0 15 14.0 7.2-25.4 5 3.1 1.2- 7.9
Region VIII 135 41 32.0 23.0-42.7 64 47.9 37.3-58.7 17 11.1 6.5-18.2 11 7.8 4.1-14.2 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8

*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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