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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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Healthy Days

During the past 30 days, for about how many days did poor physical or mental health
keep you from doing your usual activities, such as self-care, work, or recreation?*

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  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 5,104 3,143 62.5 60.5-64.4 451 10.0 8.8-11.3 484 9.6 8.4-11.0 595 10.5 9.4-11.8 431 7.4 6.5- 8.4
GENDER
Male 1,563 942 61.0 57.4-64.6 127 9.4 7.4-11.8 130 9.1 7.0-11.8 188 11.1 9.0-13.6 176 9.3 7.6-11.4
Female 3,541 2,201 63.4 61.3-65.6 324 10.4 9.0-11.9 354 9.9 8.6-11.4 407 10.1 9.0-11.4 255 6.1 5.2- 7.1
RACE
White 3,673 2,267 62.0 59.7-64.2 338 10.7 9.3-12.3 354 9.9 8.5-11.5 419 10.3 9.0-11.6 295 7.2 6.1- 8.5
African American 1,061 666 66.0 61.8-69.9 78 7.4 5.6- 9.7 98 9.2 6.8-12.1 124 9.9 7.6-12.8 95 7.6 5.8- 9.7
Other 266 155 57.6 48.5-66.1 27 11.9 7.2-19.1 24 9.8 5.1-17.8 36 13.8 8.4-21.8 24 7.0 4.3-11.2
HISPANIC
Yes 72 47 74.8 60.6-85.1 7 7.2 2.8-17.3 8 11.4 4.6-25.5 4 2.9 0.9- 8.7 6 3.7 1.3- 9.8
No 4,949 3,052 62.4 60.4-64.3 436 10.0 8.8-11.3 469 9.6 8.4-11.0 579 10.7 9.5-11.9 413 7.4 6.5- 8.4
AGE
18-24 193 137 67.4 58.6-75.2 26 17.1 11.4-24.8 16 10.1 5.5-17.9 12 4.2 2.1- 8.2 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7
25-34 516 334 65.5 59.8-70.8 62 10.8 7.9-14.7 58 11.0 7.7-15.5 43 8.2 5.5-12.0 19 4.5 2.5- 8.0
35-44 831 518 63.8 59.6-67.8 98 10.5 8.3-13.1 90 10.0 7.7-12.7 82 11.0 8.3-14.4 43 4.8 3.4- 6.7
45-54 1,109 656 58.1 54.4-61.7 113 10.3 8.4-12.7 98 8.3 6.6-10.4 142 13.4 11.0-16.3 100 9.8 7.7-12.4
55-64 1,122 633 55.2 51.5-58.8 85 8.3 6.4-10.8 107 9.6 7.7-12.0 169 14.6 12.2-17.4 128 12.3 9.9-15.1
65+ 1,333 865 66.0 62.7-69.2 67 4.7 3.5- 6.3 115 8.3 6.5-10.6 147 9.7 8.0-11.7 139 11.3 9.2-13.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 764 401 51.6 46.3-56.9 47 9.1 6.2-13.1 88 11.8 8.2-16.9 130 15.0 12.0-18.6 98 12.4 9.6-16.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,564 981 62.9 59.3-66.4 106 8.1 6.3-10.5 125 8.0 6.2-10.3 197 12.5 10.2-15.2 155 8.5 6.9-10.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,337 823 63.1 59.2-66.9 112 9.6 7.5-12.3 133 10.1 7.8-13.1 168 10.1 8.1-12.5 101 7.0 5.1- 9.5
College Graduate 1,429 933 67.2 63.7-70.4 186 13.1 10.8-15.7 138 9.9 8.0-12.2 99 6.3 4.8- 8.2 73 3.5 2.6- 4.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 640 298 48.4 42.6-54.2 36 5.1 3.4- 7.8 56 7.5 5.3-10.3 133 21.5 16.8-27.2 117 17.5 13.9-21.8
$15,000- $24,999 834 464 53.6 48.3-58.7 63 11.4 8.2-15.8 89 9.2 6.7-12.6 148 16.0 12.8-19.8 70 9.8 6.8-14.0
$25,000- $34,999 607 395 64.6 58.7-70.0 51 8.7 6.2-12.0 60 11.2 7.6-16.3 55 8.9 5.8-13.4 46 6.6 4.6- 9.5
$35,000- $49,999 713 453 62.6 57.0-67.9 66 11.5 8.2-16.0 70 10.8 7.4-15.6 82 9.7 7.3-12.8 42 5.4 3.6- 8.0
$50,000+ 1,576 1,084 70.2 67.2-73.1 191 12.2 10.2-14.5 143 8.7 7.1-10.5 102 6.1 4.7- 7.8 56 2.8 2.0- 3.9
Health District**
Appalachia I 390 225 60.5 53.4-67.1 32 8.2 5.5-12.0 36 10.6 6.5-16.8 51 11.7 8.3-16.3 46 9.0 6.4-12.5
Appalachia II 358 211 59.6 52.7-66.1 36 13.3 9.2-19.0 42 12.3 8.2-18.0 45 10.1 6.8-14.7 24 4.7 3.0- 7.3
Appalachia III 270 154 56.6 48.4-64.4 24 9.7 5.7-15.8 19 10.1 5.5-17.9 37 10.7 7.2-15.5 36 12.9 8.2-19.8
Catawba 220 141 66.6 58.9-73.5 27 12.2 8.0-18.0 17 8.8 5.0-14.9 21 7.5 4.7-11.6 14 4.9 2.8- 8.6
Edisto Savannah 629 394 65.1 60.3-69.7 50 7.2 5.1-10.0 64 9.1 6.8-12.1 67 9.6 7.1-12.9 54 8.9 6.4-12.3
Low Country 578 361 63.6 58.0-68.8 55 11.8 8.4-16.5 54 9.4 6.8-12.8 61 9.0 6.5-12.3 47 6.2 4.3- 8.9
Palmetto 433 281 64.5 58.3-70.2 39 8.5 5.9-12.1 36 8.4 5.4-13.0 49 12.0 8.1-17.4 28 6.6 4.3- 9.8
Pee Dee 403 243 58.3 52.0-64.3 33 10.2 6.4-15.8 37 8.4 5.5-12.4 52 14.2 10.2-19.3 38 9.0 6.2-12.9
Trident 608 391 67.0 62.1-71.5 47 8.4 5.7-12.2 64 9.6 7.2-12.7 66 8.5 6.3-11.2 40 6.6 4.6- 9.4
Upper Savannah 304 183 63.3 56.0-70.0 29 9.4 6.0-14.3 32 9.4 6.4-13.5 33 10.8 6.7-16.9 27 7.2 4.8-10.8
Waccamaw 589 370 63.8 58.2-69.1 49 10.6 7.3-15.0 51 9.4 6.1-14.1 75 10.2 7.7-13.4 44 6.0 4.1- 8.8
Wateree 259 147 56.8 49.0-64.2 29 13.5 9.0-20.0 28 9.8 6.4-14.9 31 12.7 8.2-19.3 24 7.1 4.3-11.6
Region***
Region I 694 408 61.7 56.6-66.5 61 8.7 6.5-11.6 68 10.1 7.3-13.8 84 11.3 8.6-14.8 73 8.2 6.4-10.6
Region II 628 365 58.3 53.0-63.4 60 11.7 8.6-15.7 61 11.3 8.0-15.7 82 10.4 7.9-13.5 60 8.4 5.9-11.7
Region III 653 422 65.2 60.4-69.7 66 9.8 7.4-12.7 53 8.6 6.0-12.0 70 10.4 7.6-14.2 42 6.0 4.3- 8.4
Region IV 662 390 57.7 52.8-62.4 62 11.5 8.5-15.6 65 9.0 6.7-12.0 83 13.6 10.5-17.5 62 8.2 6.1-11.0
Region V 629 394 65.1 60.3-69.7 50 7.2 5.1-10.0 64 9.1 6.8-12.1 67 9.6 7.1-12.9 54 8.9 6.4-12.3
Region VI 589 370 63.8 58.2-69.1 49 10.6 7.3-15.0 51 9.4 6.1-14.1 75 10.2 7.7-13.4 44 6.0 4.1- 8.8
Region VII 608 391 67.0 62.1-71.5 47 8.4 5.7-12.2 64 9.6 7.2-12.7 66 8.5 6.3-11.2 40 6.6 4.6- 9.4
Region VIII 578 361 63.6 58.0-68.8 55 11.8 8.4-16.5 54 9.4 6.8-12.8 61 9.0 6.5-12.3 47 6.2 4.3- 8.9

* Respondents who reported no mental and physical health problems in the past month were not asked this question, however, they are included in the 'None' category here.

#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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