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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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Mental Illness and Stigma

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  Total #
Respondents
All Most Some A little None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,938 81 0.8 0.6- 1.1 183 2.1 1.7- 2.7 720 7.1 6.4- 8.0 996 10.6 9.7-11.5 7,958 79.4 78.2-80.6
GENDER
Male 3,740 30 0.8 0.5- 1.3 56 2.2 1.5- 3.4 227 6.3 5.1- 7.8 324 8.5 7.3- 9.8 3,103 82.1 80.1-83.9
Female 6,198 51 0.8 0.5- 1.1 127 2.0 1.6- 2.5 493 7.9 7.0- 8.9 672 12.4 11.3-13.7 4,855 76.9 75.4-78.4
RACE
White 7,366 53 0.6 0.4- 0.9 117 1.6 1.3- 2.1 434 5.6 4.8- 6.4 721 10.8 9.8-11.9 6,041 81.4 80.1-82.6
African American 1,908 17 0.9 0.5- 1.7 42 2.9 1.8- 4.9 212 10.0 8.3-12.1 198 9.9 8.2-11.9 1,439 76.2 73.3-78.9
Other 462 7 1.2 0.5- 3.1 13 3.3 1.3- 8.2 44 10.1 6.3-15.9 61 11.6 8.3-16.0 337 73.7 67.1-79.3
HISPANIC
Yes 154 3 0.8 0.2- 3.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 10 8.3 3.0-20.9 18 12.8 7.1-21.8 122 77.8 66.3-86.3
No 9,626 75 0.7 0.5- 1.0 172 2.1 1.7- 2.7 684 7.0 6.2- 7.8 964 10.5 9.7-11.4 7,731 79.6 78.4-80.8
AGE
18-24 336 5 1.0 0.3- 2.9 6 1.7 0.7- 4.2 27 8.5 5.2-13.6 42 11.6 8.1-16.2 256 77.2 71.1-82.3
25-34 882 9 1.1 0.5- 2.2 16 2.2 1.0- 4.7 55 6.5 4.5- 9.2 129 14.5 11.9-17.6 673 75.8 71.9-79.3
35-44 1,493 16 0.8 0.5- 1.4 26 2.7 1.6- 4.6 102 6.5 5.0- 8.4 173 11.0 9.2-13.0 1,176 79.1 76.2-81.7
45-54 2,079 15 0.6 0.3- 1.1 56 2.8 2.0- 3.8 169 7.3 6.1- 8.8 244 10.4 9.0-12.0 1,595 78.9 76.8-81.0
55-64 2,183 22 1.2 0.7- 1.9 45 1.8 1.2- 2.6 170 8.2 6.8- 9.8 176 7.9 6.6- 9.4 1,770 81.0 78.8-83.0
65+ 2,965 14 0.3 0.2- 0.6 34 1.1 0.7- 1.6 197 6.8 5.7- 8.2 232 7.6 6.5- 8.8 2,488 84.2 82.4-85.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,240 34 2.8 1.8- 4.4 46 3.1 2.1- 4.5 217 17.3 14.0-21.1 141 12.1 9.7-15.0 802 64.7 60.4-68.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,970 22 0.7 0.4- 1.3 61 2.6 1.7- 4.0 248 8.2 6.9- 9.7 336 11.6 10.0-13.4 2,303 76.9 74.6-79.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,515 19 0.7 0.4- 1.3 47 2.6 1.6- 4.3 148 5.9 4.5- 7.7 253 10.0 8.5-11.8 2,048 80.8 78.2-83.1
College Graduate 3,187 6 0.2 0.1- 0.5 29 0.8 0.5- 1.4 104 3.1 2.3- 4.1 264 9.3 7.9-10.8 2,784 86.7 84.9-88.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 964 17 1.8 1.0- 3.4 61 10.1 6.4-15.5 165 16.6 13.5-20.3 135 13.6 10.8-16.9 586 57.9 53.0-62.7
$15,000- $24,999 1,404 25 1.8 1.1- 2.9 46 3.0 1.9- 4.8 165 13.2 10.4-16.6 202 13.3 11.0-16.0 966 68.7 64.8-72.4
$25,000- $34,999 1,111 8 0.6 0.3- 1.4 14 2.2 0.9- 5.2 92 8.6 6.4-11.5 128 13.9 11.1-17.2 869 74.7 70.5-78.4
$35,000- $49,999 1,428 9 0.6 0.3- 1.2 18 1.4 0.8- 2.5 66 4.0 2.9- 5.5 143 10.8 8.7-13.4 1,192 83.2 80.3-85.8
$50,000+ 3,663 6 0.2 0.1- 0.7 20 0.6 0.3- 1.0 104 2.9 2.2- 3.9 281 8.4 7.2- 9.7 3,252 87.9 86.3-89.3
Health District**
Appalachia I 724 5 0.6 0.2- 1.6 16 2.6 1.3- 4.9 43 6.1 3.8- 9.4 89 10.8 8.4-13.9 571 80.0 75.8-83.6
Appalachia II 677 6 0.5 0.2- 1.2 12 2.4 1.1- 5.0 52 8.1 5.4-11.9 68 9.5 7.0-12.8 539 79.5 74.9-83.5
Appalachia III 502 5 0.4 0.2- 1.1 11 1.7 0.9- 3.3 40 8.2 5.3-12.5 66 12.3 9.1-16.2 380 77.4 72.3-81.8
Catawba 411 2 0.6 0.2- 2.7 9 3.0 1.0- 8.8 24 7.0 4.2-11.5 49 15.4 11.2-20.8 327 73.9 67.5-79.4
Edisto Savannah 1,230 10 1.1 0.5- 2.4 24 1.8 1.1- 2.9 109 8.7 6.8-10.9 124 11.5 9.0-14.5 963 77.0 73.5-80.1
Low Country 1,178 8 1.3 0.4- 4.7 9 0.5 0.2- 1.0 69 6.1 4.1- 8.9 96 7.8 6.0-10.1 996 84.3 80.6-87.3
Palmetto 829 5 0.5 0.2- 1.4 17 3.0 1.5- 6.0 52 5.2 3.6- 7.6 76 8.8 6.7-11.4 679 82.5 78.7-85.7
Pee Dee 774 7 1.3 0.5- 3.3 22 2.4 1.5- 3.9 69 8.3 6.3-10.9 92 10.9 8.5-13.8 584 77.0 73.2-80.4
Trident 1,203 6 0.5 0.2- 1.2 21 1.8 1.1- 3.1 67 5.0 3.6- 6.9 107 10.0 8.0-12.5 1,002 82.6 79.6-85.3
Upper Savannah 599 9 1.9 0.7- 5.2 10 1.1 0.6- 2.2 57 8.8 6.4-11.9 60 10.1 7.3-13.7 463 78.2 73.6-82.2
Waccamaw 1,208 10 0.8 0.4- 1.7 20 1.2 0.7- 2.0 85 8.2 6.0-11.2 117 11.1 8.9-13.8 976 78.6 75.1-81.8
Wateree 490 6 1.4 0.5- 3.9 12 3.0 1.5- 6.0 44 8.3 5.8-11.7 39 9.4 6.3-13.7 389 77.9 72.7-82.4
Region***
Region I 1,323 14 1.2 0.5- 2.6 26 1.9 1.1- 3.2 100 7.3 5.6- 9.5 149 10.5 8.6-12.7 1,034 79.2 76.1-81.9
Region II 1,179 11 0.5 0.2- 0.9 23 2.1 1.2- 3.6 92 8.1 6.0-10.8 134 10.7 8.7-13.1 919 78.6 75.3-81.6
Region III 1,240 7 0.5 0.2- 1.2 26 3.0 1.7- 5.4 76 5.8 4.3- 7.9 125 10.9 8.9-13.3 1,006 79.7 76.5-82.6
Region IV 1,264 13 1.4 0.7- 2.7 34 2.6 1.8- 4.0 113 8.3 6.7-10.3 131 10.3 8.4-12.7 973 77.4 74.3-80.1
Region V 1,230 10 1.1 0.5- 2.4 24 1.8 1.1- 2.9 109 8.7 6.8-10.9 124 11.5 9.0-14.5 963 77.0 73.5-80.1
Region VI 1,208 10 0.8 0.4- 1.7 20 1.2 0.7- 2.0 85 8.2 6.0-11.2 117 11.1 8.9-13.8 976 78.6 75.1-81.8
Region VII 1,203 6 0.5 0.2- 1.2 21 1.8 1.1- 3.1 67 5.0 3.6- 6.9 107 10.0 8.0-12.5 1,002 82.6 79.6-85.3
Region VIII 1,178 8 1.3 0.4- 4.7 9 0.5 0.2- 1.0 69 6.1 4.1- 8.9 96 7.8 6.0-10.1 996 84.3 80.6-87.3

#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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