Search Disclaimer SC DHEC Home Health Services Contact Us Health Topics A to Z

BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

TO PRINT WIDE TABLES USE LANDSCAPE ORIENTATION

Healthy Days

Now thinking about your mental health,
which includes stress, depression, and problems with emotions, for how many days during the past 30 days
was your mental health not good?

Back to Healthy Days. Select a different topic for South Carolina:
  Total #
Respondents
None 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days 30 days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 10,142 7,042 67.1 65.7-68.4 734 7.8 7.1- 8.6 973 10.9 10.0-11.9 807 8.5 7.7- 9.4 586 5.7 5.1- 6.4
GENDER
Male 3,831 2,970 73.2 71.0-75.4 213 6.6 5.5- 7.8 261 8.5 7.1-10.0 212 6.9 5.7- 8.4 175 4.8 3.9- 6.0
Female 6,311 4,072 61.3 59.6-63.0 521 9.0 8.1-10.1 712 13.2 12.0-14.5 595 10.0 9.0-11.0 411 6.5 5.7- 7.3
RACE
White 7,489 5,289 67.8 66.3-69.3 533 8.0 7.2- 9.0 677 10.1 9.2-11.2 566 8.2 7.3- 9.2 424 5.8 5.1- 6.6
African American 1,985 1,315 65.3 62.1-68.3 161 8.4 6.7-10.3 219 12.4 10.3-14.9 185 9.0 7.3-11.1 105 5.0 3.7- 6.6
Other 474 301 66.1 59.6-72.1 31 4.6 2.8- 7.3 63 13.7 9.6-19.1 42 9.6 6.3-14.2 37 6.1 3.7- 9.9
HISPANIC
Yes 159 111 73.4 62.9-81.7 10 3.9 1.8- 8.4 18 14.1 7.7-24.5 11 5.8 2.8-11.6 9 2.8 1.0- 7.5
No 9,836 6,828 66.9 65.5-68.3 717 8.0 7.2- 8.8 945 10.9 10.0-11.9 784 8.6 7.8- 9.5 562 5.7 5.1- 6.4
AGE
18-24 349 205 61.4 54.8-67.6 34 9.1 6.2-13.4 59 17.5 12.8-23.4 32 7.5 5.0-11.1 19 4.5 2.6- 7.6
25-34 925 524 59.0 54.8-63.0 96 9.2 7.2-11.8 150 15.5 12.8-18.5 97 10.4 8.0-13.5 58 5.9 4.2- 8.3
35-44 1,555 959 64.6 61.5-67.5 152 9.0 7.5-10.9 196 11.2 9.5-13.2 159 9.8 8.1-12.0 89 5.3 4.0- 7.0
45-54 2,142 1,364 65.7 63.2-68.2 185 8.4 7.1-10.0 213 9.4 8.0-11.0 222 9.5 8.1-11.1 158 6.9 5.7- 8.4
55-64 2,233 1,555 69.2 66.7-71.6 146 7.0 5.8- 8.5 205 8.5 7.2-10.0 170 8.1 6.7- 9.7 157 7.2 5.9- 8.7
65+ 2,938 2,435 83.0 81.2-84.6 121 3.9 3.2- 4.9 150 5.1 4.1- 6.3 127 4.3 3.5- 5.3 105 3.7 2.9- 4.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,240 809 63.2 58.9-67.3 61 4.8 3.5- 6.6 115 12.6 9.6-16.5 135 9.7 7.8-12.1 120 9.6 7.6-12.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,067 2,104 65.4 62.8-68.0 196 7.6 6.2- 9.2 284 9.8 8.4-11.4 271 10.4 8.7-12.3 212 6.8 5.6- 8.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,561 1,700 64.9 62.1-67.6 189 7.4 6.1- 8.9 291 12.9 11.0-15.1 224 8.8 7.4-10.6 157 6.0 4.6- 7.7
College Graduate 3,248 2,406 71.9 69.6-74.0 287 9.7 8.4-11.2 283 9.9 8.5-11.5 176 5.8 4.7- 7.2 96 2.7 2.1- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 976 554 53.4 48.5-58.1 47 4.7 3.3- 6.7 100 9.3 7.2-11.8 134 16.4 12.7-21.0 141 16.2 12.7-20.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,437 910 61.5 57.5-65.4 90 6.0 4.5- 7.9 144 12.0 9.6-14.9 164 11.6 9.2-14.6 129 8.9 7.0-11.3
$25,000- $34,999 1,135 755 62.6 58.3-66.7 95 9.8 7.4-12.9 111 10.6 8.3-13.4 107 10.3 8.0-13.3 67 6.7 4.6- 9.7
$35,000- $49,999 1,460 1,030 68.4 64.7-71.9 116 7.7 6.1- 9.7 145 11.8 9.2-14.9 102 7.6 5.9- 9.8 67 4.5 3.2- 6.3
$50,000+ 3,726 2,752 71.8 69.8-73.8 306 8.7 7.5-10.0 364 11.1 9.7-12.6 201 5.8 4.9- 7.0 103 2.6 2.0- 3.2
Health District**
Appalachia I 733 501 65.8 60.5-70.7 45 5.4 3.9- 7.5 71 12.6 8.9-17.4 65 10.8 7.4-15.4 51 5.4 4.0- 7.5
Appalachia II 691 478 66.2 61.3-70.8 50 8.5 6.1-11.8 57 10.4 7.4-14.3 57 8.3 5.9-11.6 49 6.6 4.6- 9.4
Appalachia III 512 352 67.9 62.2-73.1 35 7.7 5.1-11.5 54 11.7 8.5-16.0 38 7.2 4.6-11.3 33 5.4 3.5- 8.2
Catawba 411 273 61.0 54.7-66.9 28 7.9 5.1-11.9 39 11.1 7.7-15.7 41 11.5 8.2-16.0 30 8.5 5.1-13.9
Edisto Savannah 1,263 881 69.3 65.8-72.5 93 7.6 5.9- 9.7 130 10.7 8.6-13.2 84 7.3 5.6- 9.5 75 5.1 3.9- 6.8
Low Country 1,203 884 70.5 66.5-74.2 70 7.1 5.0-10.0 116 11.5 9.0-14.6 84 7.8 5.9-10.4 49 3.1 2.2- 4.2
Palmetto 841 564 67.5 63.2-71.5 63 6.3 4.7- 8.4 75 11.5 8.7-15.0 86 9.3 7.0-12.3 53 5.4 3.8- 7.6
Pee Dee 779 527 68.0 63.8-71.9 50 6.8 4.9- 9.4 78 10.4 8.0-13.3 67 7.9 6.0-10.5 57 6.8 5.0- 9.2
Trident 1,235 839 67.1 63.6-70.5 115 10.3 8.2-12.8 130 10.5 8.6-12.7 87 7.3 5.5- 9.7 64 4.7 3.5- 6.3
Upper Savannah 602 414 66.5 61.1-71.5 41 6.9 4.9- 9.8 54 11.8 8.0-16.9 48 6.2 4.5- 8.4 45 8.7 5.9-12.5
Waccamaw 1,247 892 66.0 62.2-69.6 100 9.2 7.2-11.6 107 10.2 8.1-12.9 104 10.7 8.3-13.8 44 3.9 2.6- 5.7
Wateree 497 334 66.9 61.1-72.3 37 8.1 5.4-12.0 57 10.9 8.1-14.6 40 8.1 5.5-11.7 29 5.9 3.6- 9.6
Region***
Region I 1,335 915 66.1 62.4-69.7 86 6.1 4.8- 7.7 125 12.2 9.5-15.6 113 8.7 6.6-11.4 96 6.9 5.3- 8.9
Region II 1,203 830 67.0 63.3-70.5 85 8.2 6.3-10.5 111 11.0 8.7-13.8 95 7.9 6.0-10.3 82 6.1 4.6- 8.0
Region III 1,252 837 65.4 61.9-68.8 91 6.8 5.3- 8.6 114 11.4 9.1-14.1 127 10.0 8.1-12.4 83 6.4 4.7- 8.6
Region IV 1,276 861 67.6 64.2-70.8 87 7.4 5.7- 9.5 135 10.6 8.7-12.8 107 8.0 6.4-10.0 86 6.5 4.9- 8.4
Region V 1,263 881 69.3 65.8-72.5 93 7.6 5.9- 9.7 130 10.7 8.6-13.2 84 7.3 5.6- 9.5 75 5.1 3.9- 6.8
Region VI 1,247 892 66.0 62.2-69.6 100 9.2 7.2-11.6 107 10.2 8.1-12.9 104 10.7 8.3-13.8 44 3.9 2.6- 5.7
Region VII 1,235 839 67.1 63.6-70.5 115 10.3 8.2-12.8 130 10.5 8.6-12.7 87 7.3 5.5- 9.7 64 4.7 3.5- 6.3
Region VIII 1,203 884 70.5 66.5-74.2 70 7.1 5.0-10.0 116 11.5 9.0-14.6 84 7.8 5.9-10.4 49 3.1 2.2- 4.2

#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

BRFSS Home

This page was generated on 15JUL09.