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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

How old were you when you were told you have diabetes?*

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  Total #
Respondents
< 30 30-49 50-59 60+
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,322 86 8.2 6.1-11.0 407 35.6 31.3-40.0 407 32.6 28.4-37.0 422 23.7 20.7-27.0
GENDER
Male 517 32 7.5 4.6-12.0 151 34.0 27.6-41.0 164 37.3 30.6-44.5 170 21.2 17.1-26.0
Female 805 54 9.0 6.3-12.8 256 37.3 32.1-42.7 243 27.4 23.3-32.0 252 26.3 22.3-30.8
RACE
White 735 35 5.8 3.8- 8.8 194 32.9 28.0-38.2 227 32.6 27.6-38.0 279 28.7 24.6-33.2
African American 472 42 12.3 7.9-18.9 176 38.7 30.4-47.7 147 35.7 27.5-44.9 107 13.2 9.8-17.6
Other 63 5 13.5 4.1-36.2 25 38.3 22.5-56.9 23 28.0 15.9-44.4 10 20.2 8.9-39.6
HISPANIC
Yes 20 4 35.7 10.5-72.4 9 35.4 14.3-64.4 5 22.7 7.5-51.7 2 6.2 1.0-30.6
No 1,257 80 7.9 5.8-10.6 387 35.3 31.0-39.9 394 33.4 29.1-38.0 396 23.4 20.3-26.8
AGE
18-24 5 5 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 18 13 55.8 20.5-86.0 5 44.2 14.0-79.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 84 23 31.8 19.2-47.7 61 68.2 52.3-80.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 212 20 4.9 2.5- 9.5 155 71.8 60.8-80.7 36 23.0 14.5-34.4 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
55-64 413 12 1.4 0.7- 3.1 121 25.0 19.4-31.5 234 63.2 55.9-70.0 46 10.4 7.0-15.1
65+ 590 13 1.9 0.9- 3.7 65 11.8 8.2-16.6 137 25.2 20.4-30.8 375 61.1 55.1-66.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 265 15 6.2 2.7-13.3 71 32.4 24.3-41.8 79 28.5 21.5-36.8 100 32.9 25.5-41.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 490 35 13.3 8.8-19.6 145 29.7 23.8-36.5 149 33.0 25.9-41.1 161 23.9 19.0-29.6
Some Post-H.S. 298 25 6.3 3.8-10.4 103 41.5 33.3-50.2 98 37.2 29.2-46.0 72 14.9 10.7-20.5
College Graduate 266 11 2.7 1.3- 5.4 86 42.1 31.6-53.4 80 30.1 21.7-40.2 89 25.0 18.5-32.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 271 15 6.5 2.5-16.0 81 36.4 27.1-46.8 85 33.0 24.4-42.9 90 24.1 17.5-32.2
$15,000- $24,999 291 31 15.2 9.9-22.6 88 33.2 25.6-41.8 90 29.8 22.8-37.8 82 21.8 16.4-28.5
$25,000- $34,999 142 6 8.2 3.0-20.8 36 26.7 17.4-38.8 53 42.4 30.6-55.1 47 22.7 15.2-32.4
$35,000- $49,999 152 7 9.6 3.7-23.0 52 31.1 20.9-43.6 45 32.6 19.0-50.0 48 26.6 17.8-37.8
$50,000+ 256 17 4.9 2.4- 9.8 98 45.8 35.8-56.2 78 32.8 24.0-42.9 63 16.5 11.3-23.4
Health District**
Appalachia I 66 3 9.2 3.0-25.2 21 42.8 29.1-57.7 19 24.7 15.4-37.1 23 23.4 14.6-35.1
Appalachia II 81 5 7.3 2.7-18.3 17 25.3 11.1-47.8 25 28.2 17.0-43.0 34 39.2 25.8-54.4
Appalachia III 76 5 14.4 5.2-33.9 17 30.1 17.2-47.2 23 33.6 20.9-49.3 31 21.9 13.2-34.1
Catawba 30 1 2.6 0.4-17.0 8 23.5 10.8-43.7 14 60.1 38.7-78.2 7 13.8 5.7-29.8
Edisto Savannah 177 12 5.9 2.3-13.9 55 39.6 30.1-49.9 54 31.1 23.1-40.3 56 23.5 17.3-31.2
Low Country 134 13 14.1 7.9-23.8 30 26.8 17.9-37.9 45 29.2 21.0-39.2 46 29.9 21.6-39.8
Palmetto 147 6 3.9 1.4-10.3 53 40.0 27.7-53.6 39 30.3 19.3-44.2 49 25.8 17.1-36.9
Pee Dee 101 5 5.2 1.4-18.0 45 43.8 32.0-56.4 26 27.2 16.7-41.0 25 23.7 15.1-35.2
Trident 144 12 12.0 5.4-24.5 48 39.7 28.3-52.3 41 28.6 19.5-40.0 43 19.7 12.9-28.9
Upper Savannah 107 8 9.0 4.0-19.0 32 39.9 24.6-57.4 31 31.8 19.6-47.2 36 19.4 11.8-30.2
Waccamaw 173 9 7.8 3.4-16.8 57 43.2 32.5-54.4 62 30.2 22.4-39.3 45 18.9 13.1-26.3
Wateree 72 5 13.3 5.3-29.4 19 27.8 16.2-43.3 26 39.4 23.3-58.2 22 19.5 10.8-32.7
Region***
Region I 173 11 9.1 4.2-18.6 53 41.7 31.1-53.1 50 27.4 19.6-36.8 59 21.9 15.5-30.0
Region II 157 10 10.3 4.9-20.1 34 27.3 16.7-41.4 48 30.5 21.6-41.1 65 31.9 23.2-42.1
Region III 177 7 3.4 1.3- 8.4 61 33.0 23.1-44.7 53 42.9 30.7-56.0 56 20.7 14.0-29.6
Region IV 173 10 8.2 3.8-16.6 64 38.0 29.0-47.9 52 31.7 22.2-42.9 47 22.2 15.5-30.7
Region V 177 12 5.9 2.3-13.9 55 39.6 30.1-49.9 54 31.1 23.1-40.3 56 23.5 17.3-31.2
Region VI 173 9 7.8 3.4-16.8 57 43.2 32.5-54.4 62 30.2 22.4-39.3 45 18.9 13.1-26.3
Region VII 144 12 12.0 5.4-24.5 48 39.7 28.3-52.3 41 28.6 19.5-40.0 43 19.7 12.9-28.9
Region VIII 134 13 14.1 7.9-23.8 30 26.8 17.9-37.9 45 29.2 21.0-39.2 46 29.9 21.6-39.8

*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 and confidence intervals with width greater than 20. 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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