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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

When was the last time you had an eye exam in which the pupils were dilated?
This would have made you temporarily sensitive to bright light.*

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  Total #
Respondents
Past month Past year Past 2 years 2+ years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,448 233 16.4 13.2-20.3 772 51.8 47.5-56.2 195 14.8 12.0-18.1 208 12.5 10.3-15.1 40 4.4 2.7- 7.2
GENDER
Male 584 103 17.9 12.7-24.5 292 50.2 43.3-57.0 78 13.9 10.0-19.0 92 13.7 10.2-18.1 19 4.4 2.3- 8.2
Female 864 130 15.0 11.4-19.4 480 53.5 48.0-58.9 117 15.7 12.0-20.2 116 11.4 8.8-14.6 21 4.5 2.1- 9.3
RACE
White 741 115 13.3 10.3-16.9 387 53.6 48.0-59.1 105 16.4 12.6-21.0 116 13.2 10.3-16.9 18 3.6 1.9- 6.6
African American 561 91 22.5 15.1-32.1 310 49.0 41.4-56.6 71 9.7 6.9-13.5 69 12.1 8.4-17.2 20 6.7 2.9-14.5
Other 64 9 13.7 5.1-31.9 32 55.2 33.3-75.3 12 23.3 9.1-47.9 11 7.8 3.4-16.9 0 0.0 . - .
HISPANIC
Yes 17 3 9.9 1.6-42.6 9 79.9 44.1-95.3 3 4.2 0.8-18.6 2 6.0 1.0-29.4 0 0.0 . - .
No 1,355 213 16.4 13.0-20.5 724 51.4 46.9-55.9 186 15.1 12.2-18.6 194 12.6 10.3-15.3 38 4.4 2.6- 7.4
AGE
18-24 2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 13.6 1.0-71.5 1 86.4 28.5-99.0
25-34 9 2 13.4 2.6-47.0 6 75.5 37.9-94.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 11.2 1.4-52.7
35-44 69 10 11.1 5.0-22.9 25 47.9 30.9-65.4 15 22.8 11.5-40.2 12 10.6 4.9-21.3 7 7.6 2.6-20.1
45-54 206 25 11.8 7.3-18.4 93 45.3 35.8-55.1 40 24.3 16.6-34.0 38 15.7 10.1-23.5 10 3.0 1.2- 7.4
55-64 450 73 17.9 11.0-27.9 222 52.9 44.9-60.7 60 11.1 7.8-15.6 79 14.1 10.3-19.1 16 4.0 2.2- 7.0
65+ 712 123 20.1 15.5-25.8 426 55.4 49.6-61.0 80 11.5 8.4-15.5 78 10.9 7.9-14.9 5 2.1 0.5- 8.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 359 57 21.0 12.4-33.4 183 46.6 36.9-56.5 47 13.4 8.7-19.9 60 14.7 9.9-21.4 12 4.3 2.0- 9.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 488 78 16.6 12.1-22.5 239 46.7 40.0-53.6 72 14.9 10.6-20.4 82 16.9 12.5-22.4 17 4.9 2.4- 9.8
Some Post-H.S. 330 52 14.6 9.8-21.1 197 60.7 52.3-68.5 37 13.9 8.3-22.5 37 8.2 5.3-12.4 7 2.6 1.0- 6.5
College Graduate 269 46 13.3 8.9-19.5 152 54.1 43.9-64.0 39 17.4 11.5-25.4 28 9.2 5.5-15.0 4 6.0 1.7-19.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 305 42 12.6 7.9-19.4 150 49.4 39.8-59.0 40 13.0 7.9-20.6 61 20.5 14.2-28.6 12 4.7 2.4- 8.9
$15,000- $24,999 320 49 23.6 13.4-38.2 166 50.3 38.7-61.8 40 11.0 6.4-18.3 55 10.5 7.1-15.1 10 4.6 2.0-10.5
$25,000- $34,999 182 26 11.7 6.4-20.3 111 60.5 47.7-72.1 18 10.9 4.6-23.8 24 11.2 6.5-18.7 3 5.7 1.1-24.8
$35,000- $49,999 134 25 20.1 12.2-31.4 78 53.2 40.9-65.2 15 12.8 6.4-24.1 15 12.9 6.0-25.6 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0
$50,000+ 251 51 16.3 11.3-22.9 136 53.5 44.6-62.2 32 16.2 10.5-24.1 25 10.3 6.3-16.3 7 3.8 1.1-12.0
REGION**
Region I 190 25 13.0 7.2-22.3 95 41.2 31.1-52.1 29 22.1 12.5-36.1 34 16.3 10.3-24.6 7 7.4 2.7-18.9
Region II 162 26 9.8 5.4-16.9 92 66.9 55.5-76.6 15 6.7 3.2-13.4 25 15.2 8.9-24.7 4 1.4 0.4- 4.8
Region III 191 35 26.1 15.9-39.7 103 45.4 34.5-56.6 29 15.1 9.1-23.8 20 8.9 4.8-15.9 4 4.6 1.1-16.9
Region IV 185 26 10.3 6.3-16.3 99 52.8 42.7-62.6 24 17.0 10.7-25.9 28 15.2 9.9-22.7 8 4.7 2.1-10.3
Region V 182 33 18.8 12.9-26.7 94 51.4 42.3-60.4 22 13.5 8.2-21.6 29 13.8 8.5-21.6 4 2.5 0.9- 6.8
Region VI 198 27 13.2 8.5-19.9 106 53.9 44.4-63.1 30 15.6 9.9-23.7 30 13.8 8.8-20.9 5 3.6 1.3- 9.5
Region VII 179 29 16.4 10.0-25.7 96 53.4 41.8-64.6 29 17.6 10.1-28.8 21 7.8 3.9-14.9 4 4.9 1.0-20.6
Region VIII 161 32 21.8 14.3-31.8 87 47.3 36.7-58.2 17 10.5 5.7-18.6 21 11.7 6.8-19.3 4 8.7 2.3-27.8

*This question was asked of respondents who reported having been told by a doctor that they had diabetes.

** 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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