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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 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 5,102 3,029 60.9 58.6-63.2 437 9.1 7.9-10.6 551 10.7 9.4-12.2 645 11.8 10.5-13.3 440 7.4 6.3- 8.7
GENDER
Male 1,614 935 59.8 55.8-63.7 145 10.1 7.9-12.9 164 9.3 7.4-11.7 196 11.7 9.4-14.5 174 9.0 7.1-11.5
Female 3,488 2,094 61.8 59.0-64.5 292 8.4 7.1- 9.9 387 11.7 10.0-13.8 449 11.9 10.3-13.7 266 6.2 5.0- 7.7
RACE
White 3,270 1,985 62.3 59.6-65.0 299 9.6 8.1-11.5 337 9.4 8.1-11.0 391 11.7 10.1-13.5 258 6.9 5.6- 8.4
African American 1,425 815 58.0 53.0-62.7 113 9.2 6.8-12.2 175 13.8 10.6-17.8 196 10.7 8.5-13.4 126 8.4 5.9-11.7
Other 247 135 58.2 47.4-68.3 18 5.9 3.1-10.9 27 12.6 7.4-20.7 36 16.6 9.5-27.6 31 6.6 3.7-11.5
HISPANIC
Yes 79 47 69.2 52.5-82.0 7 8.6 3.3-20.8 8 7.2 3.1-15.9 14 11.1 4.8-23.5 3 3.9 1.0-14.3
No 4,892 2,906 60.6 58.3-63.0 424 9.2 7.9-10.7 532 10.9 9.5-12.5 614 11.8 10.4-13.4 416 7.4 6.2- 8.8
AGE
18-24 192 131 76.2 67.6-83.0 18 7.0 3.6-12.9 25 9.0 5.4-14.6 13 5.4 2.8-10.3 5 2.4 0.5-10.6
25-34 467 300 62.8 56.0-69.2 62 11.7 8.3-16.4 53 12.3 8.5-17.5 42 10.2 6.7-15.3 10 2.9 1.1- 7.4
35-44 736 448 61.7 56.4-66.7 84 10.6 7.8-14.2 85 9.8 7.2-13.3 79 10.3 7.6-13.8 40 7.7 4.9-11.7
45-54 1,116 604 53.8 49.4-58.2 104 9.1 7.1-11.6 131 11.9 9.1-15.3 167 14.7 11.9-18.0 110 10.5 8.0-13.6
55-64 1,161 641 54.6 50.1-58.9 97 9.8 7.1-13.5 133 10.5 8.3-13.1 170 14.6 11.7-18.0 120 10.6 8.0-13.9
65+ 1,430 905 61.5 57.8-65.0 72 4.6 3.4- 6.2 124 9.6 7.5-12.2 174 14.5 11.8-17.6 155 9.8 8.0-12.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 765 393 52.9 46.5-59.3 26 2.8 1.6- 4.9 72 11.2 7.9-15.6 135 16.0 12.4-20.6 139 17.0 12.7-22.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,729 1,021 57.6 53.5-61.6 126 7.9 5.9-10.6 186 12.3 9.6-15.6 230 13.4 11.0-16.2 166 8.8 6.7-11.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,288 776 63.6 59.0-68.0 113 9.1 6.8-12.0 138 8.6 6.6-11.0 177 12.9 10.0-16.4 84 5.8 4.0- 8.5
College Graduate 1,309 830 65.9 61.6-69.9 172 13.6 10.9-16.8 155 10.8 8.5-13.7 101 6.7 5.0- 8.9 51 3.0 2.0- 4.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 779 347 42.4 36.7-48.3 40 6.4 3.6-11.0 96 12.5 9.0-17.1 172 22.5 18.0-27.8 124 16.1 12.3-20.9
$15,000- $24,999 963 527 51.9 46.1-57.7 79 8.3 5.9-11.6 98 13.1 9.3-18.2 146 15.0 11.3-19.6 113 11.6 8.5-15.6
$25,000- $34,999 576 362 62.6 55.0-69.6 43 9.0 4.9-15.8 64 9.8 6.7-14.2 65 9.9 6.7-14.4 42 8.7 4.7-15.7
$35,000- $49,999 655 424 70.2 64.1-75.7 53 6.2 4.2- 9.0 78 9.1 6.4-12.8 66 11.1 7.7-15.8 34 3.3 1.9- 5.7
$50,000+ 1,415 932 66.2 62.4-69.9 183 11.8 9.6-14.5 153 10.5 8.3-13.2 107 8.7 6.7-11.2 40 2.7 1.7- 4.3
Health District**
Appalachia I 218 134 64.0 55.3-71.9 22 9.6 5.9-15.1 18 8.5 4.8-14.5 22 9.6 5.5-16.2 22 8.3 5.0-13.4
Appalachia II 337 206 65.2 57.3-72.4 27 7.7 3.9-14.4 31 8.6 5.3-13.6 37 8.2 5.1-12.9 36 10.3 6.6-15.7
Appalachia III 285 173 65.6 55.8-74.1 15 7.1 3.4-14.4 32 7.8 4.6-13.1 45 12.5 7.9-19.2 20 6.9 2.9-15.6
Catawba 125 68 46.1 35.7-56.9 10 9.5 4.9-17.6 14 12.6 6.1-24.3 24 19.3 12.6-28.5 9 12.4 6.1-23.7
Edisto Savannah 629 360 56.2 50.3-61.9 60 8.7 6.0-12.5 69 14.7 10.5-20.1 86 14.1 10.3-19.1 54 6.3 4.5- 8.8
Low Country 582 369 63.2 57.1-69.0 51 8.5 6.1-11.8 61 9.1 6.6-12.3 57 11.3 7.3-16.9 44 7.9 5.1-11.8
Palmetto 545 317 66.7 60.0-72.8 45 7.1 4.5-11.1 76 13.9 9.8-19.3 64 9.8 6.9-13.7 43 2.5 1.6- 3.9
Pee Dee 344 201 58.9 51.2-66.2 25 8.4 4.8-14.3 36 9.8 6.0-15.5 43 13.2 8.9-19.2 39 9.7 6.1-14.9
Trident 584 343 60.3 53.9-66.4 58 11.7 8.3-16.3 58 9.8 6.6-14.2 77 11.3 8.1-15.6 48 6.9 4.0-11.6
Upper Savannah 480 266 53.9 45.8-61.8 41 11.0 6.4-18.2 58 15.4 9.9-23.2 65 12.8 8.9-18.2 50 6.9 4.5-10.4
Waccamaw 620 368 59.1 53.3-64.6 54 11.0 7.8-15.3 67 9.1 6.7-12.1 77 11.5 8.4-15.5 54 9.4 6.6-13.1
Wateree 296 181 57.5 47.5-66.9 28 12.8 7.8-20.4 26 8.8 4.9-15.1 43 15.2 7.6-28.2 18 5.7 3.3- 9.8
Region***
Region I 698 400 59.5 53.5-65.3 63 10.2 7.1-14.4 76 11.5 8.1-16.2 87 11.0 8.0-15.1 72 7.7 5.5-10.7
Region II 622 379 65.4 59.3-71.0 42 7.4 4.5-12.0 63 8.3 5.8-11.7 82 10.0 7.2-13.8 56 8.9 5.9-13.2
Region III 670 385 60.3 54.3-66.1 55 7.9 5.4-11.3 90 13.5 9.8-18.3 88 12.7 9.7-16.6 52 5.6 3.3- 9.3
Region IV 640 382 58.3 52.2-64.2 53 10.2 7.0-14.6 62 9.4 6.5-13.4 86 14.1 9.7-20.0 57 8.1 5.6-11.5
Region V 629 360 56.2 50.3-61.9 60 8.7 6.0-12.5 69 14.7 10.5-20.1 86 14.1 10.3-19.1 54 6.3 4.5- 8.8
Region VI 620 368 59.1 53.3-64.6 54 11.0 7.8-15.3 67 9.1 6.7-12.1 77 11.5 8.4-15.5 54 9.4 6.6-13.1
Region VII 584 343 60.3 53.9-66.4 58 11.7 8.3-16.3 58 9.8 6.6-14.2 77 11.3 8.1-15.6 48 6.9 4.0-11.6
Region VIII 582 369 63.2 57.1-69.0 51 8.5 6.1-11.8 61 9.1 6.6-12.3 57 11.3 7.3-16.9 44 7.9 5.1-11.8

*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 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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