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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Cancer Survivors

How many different types of cancer have you had?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Only one Two Three or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,445 1,192 81.1 77.3-84.5 211 15.8 12.6-19.6 42 3.0 1.9- 4.7
GENDER
Male 561 464 80.9 74.0-86.3 83 17.7 12.3-24.6 14 1.5 0.8- 2.8
Female 884 728 81.3 76.6-85.3 128 14.4 10.9-18.7 28 4.3 2.5- 7.3
RACE
White 1,172 941 78.8 74.3-82.8 193 18.0 14.2-22.5 38 3.2 2.0- 5.1
African American 184 176 94.0 84.8-97.8 6 3.2 1.0- 9.3 2 2.8 0.5-14.3
Other 55 44 81.7 64.1-91.8 10 16.0 6.7-33.4 1 2.3 0.3-14.8
HISPANIC
Yes 15 11 63.6 26.9-89.3 4 36.4 10.7-73.1 0 0.0 . - .
No 1,398 1,152 81.0 77.1-84.4 205 15.9 12.6-19.7 41 3.1 2.0- 4.9
AGE
18-24 6 4 49.3 12.7-86.7 2 50.7 13.3-87.3 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 17 15 67.9 23.5-93.6 2 32.1 6.4-76.5 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 77 69 91.0 76.0-97.0 8 9.0 3.0-24.0 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 165 145 82.8 72.1-90.0 16 12.7 6.6-23.2 4 4.4 1.5-12.3
55-64 362 298 79.1 71.5-85.1 55 16.6 11.5-23.5 9 4.3 1.6-10.7
65+ 818 661 82.2 78.5-85.4 128 14.7 11.8-18.3 29 3.1 2.0- 4.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 208 172 72.0 59.1-82.0 29 24.0 14.4-37.2 7 4.0 1.3-11.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 376 320 89.6 85.6-92.6 44 8.2 5.6-12.0 12 2.2 1.1- 4.2
Some Post-H.S. 391 324 79.1 69.6-86.3 58 17.8 11.0-27.4 9 3.1 1.2- 7.7
College Graduate 467 373 80.9 75.1-85.6 80 15.9 11.6-21.4 14 3.2 1.5- 6.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 146 126 79.8 60.2-91.2 15 15.0 5.1-36.5 5 5.2 1.3-18.1
$15,000- $24,999 240 193 79.5 70.1-86.5 38 18.1 11.4-27.6 9 2.4 1.1- 5.3
$25,000- $34,999 161 136 80.7 66.5-89.8 22 15.5 7.5-29.3 3 3.8 0.8-16.4
$35,000- $49,999 188 156 80.7 66.7-89.7 30 18.5 9.6-32.7 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1
$50,000+ 440 358 80.6 73.7-86.0 67 15.6 10.7-22.3 15 3.8 1.9- 7.5
REGION**
Region I 192 162 84.7 77.0-90.1 26 13.5 8.4-21.1 4 1.8 0.5- 5.8
Region II 166 133 69.6 56.1-80.4 28 28.1 17.4-41.9 5 2.3 0.8- 6.7
Region III 160 137 82.5 73.3-89.0 18 12.1 7.2-19.6 5 5.4 1.9-14.3
Region IV 173 154 92.1 86.9-95.4 17 7.4 4.2-12.6 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2
Region V 163 129 83.0 75.2-88.7 28 13.4 8.3-20.9 6 3.6 1.6- 8.1
Region VI 207 172 82.3 74.9-87.9 28 14.6 9.4-21.8 7 3.2 1.4- 7.1
Region VII 190 146 80.6 71.1-87.6 37 15.0 9.1-23.8 7 4.3 1.6-11.4
Region VIII 194 159 86.5 80.6-90.8 29 11.2 7.4-16.8 6 2.3 1.0- 5.4

*This question was asked only of respondents who were ever told by a health professional they had cancer.

** 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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