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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 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 4,710 2,705 57.6 55.0-60.1 419 11.4 9.6-13.5 504 11.6 10.0-13.3 599 10.6 9.2-12.1 483 8.9 7.7-10.3
GENDER
Male 1,508 860 57.9 53.4-62.3 148 12.0 8.8-16.1 146 11.1 8.5-14.3 171 9.2 7.2-11.8 183 9.8 7.7-12.5
Female 3,202 1,845 57.3 54.4-60.3 271 11.0 9.1-13.2 358 11.9 10.1-13.9 428 11.5 9.7-13.6 300 8.3 6.9- 9.9
RACE
White 2,982 1,768 59.8 56.9-62.7 282 11.1 9.3-13.2 292 10.1 8.5-12.1 352 10.3 8.6-12.2 288 8.6 7.2-10.3
African American 1,328 745 55.5 49.7-61.1 107 13.0 8.4-19.4 168 13.4 10.1-17.6 190 10.1 7.5-13.4 118 8.1 5.6-11.5
Other 260 126 46.4 36.9-56.2 24 10.2 6.1-16.6 36 18.8 12.0-28.3 39 15.5 9.3-24.7 35 9.2 5.3-15.5
HISPANIC
Yes 79 38 33.7 21.0-49.2 9 14.8 6.8-29.3 8 22.2 9.3-44.3 15 24.6 11.2-45.6 9 4.8 1.6-13.3
No 4,507 2,612 58.4 55.8-60.9 404 11.4 9.6-13.6 489 11.3 9.8-13.0 567 10.2 8.8-11.8 435 8.6 7.4-10.1
AGE
18-24 138 92 56.0 43.7-67.5 17 19.4 10.5-33.1 19 12.5 7.1-21.0 7 8.9 3.7-19.8 3 3.3 1.0-10.3
25-34 355 219 64.8 57.7-71.4 50 12.1 8.0-18.0 43 10.2 6.9-14.8 32 8.9 5.6-14.0 11 4.0 1.9- 8.0
35-44 655 370 55.0 49.2-60.6 80 12.9 9.7-17.0 84 14.9 10.8-20.2 68 9.3 6.6-13.0 53 7.8 5.0-12.1
45-54 942 500 53.3 48.6-57.9 98 12.8 9.4-17.2 105 11.9 9.2-15.2 144 11.7 9.3-14.7 95 10.3 7.9-13.3
55-64 1,153 628 55.3 50.9-59.5 79 5.8 4.3- 7.9 129 10.0 7.8-12.7 169 13.2 10.7-16.2 148 15.7 12.5-19.5
65+ 1,467 896 61.7 58.0-65.2 95 6.7 5.1- 8.7 124 8.9 7.0-11.3 179 11.2 9.2-13.7 173 11.5 9.5-13.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 752 374 50.7 44.2-57.2 33 6.5 3.3-12.4 78 11.1 7.7-15.6 120 14.4 10.7-19.3 147 17.3 13.2-22.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,477 857 56.8 52.0-61.6 98 13.0 9.0-18.4 154 10.1 7.8-12.9 210 9.8 7.9-12.1 158 10.3 8.0-13.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,239 689 56.1 51.3-60.8 113 9.9 7.4-13.1 145 13.3 10.2-17.3 173 12.9 10.1-16.3 119 7.8 5.6-10.8
College Graduate 1,235 781 63.1 58.4-67.5 175 13.4 10.8-16.6 127 11.8 9.0-15.4 94 7.3 4.8-11.0 58 4.4 3.1- 6.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 740 303 39.9 33.1-47.0 37 10.5 5.3-19.9 92 13.3 9.4-18.4 156 15.0 11.7-19.2 152 21.3 15.9-28.0
$15,000- $24,999 914 504 57.7 51.8-63.3 57 6.2 4.3- 9.1 98 9.6 7.2-12.7 152 16.5 12.3-21.8 103 10.0 7.4-13.5
$25,000- $34,999 538 332 55.3 47.5-62.8 41 10.0 5.6-17.1 60 15.6 10.3-22.8 56 12.6 7.7-19.8 49 6.6 4.4- 9.7
$35,000- $49,999 547 352 66.0 59.0-72.3 52 11.6 7.4-17.9 61 9.9 6.7-14.4 48 8.1 5.3-12.3 34 4.3 2.7- 6.7
$50,000+ 1,239 799 62.3 57.9-66.5 175 14.5 11.7-17.9 120 11.8 9.0-15.4 93 6.9 5.0- 9.5 52 4.5 3.1- 6.5
REGION**
Region I 643 360 54.1 47.7-60.4 55 9.0 6.2-12.8 79 15.5 10.6-22.1 86 12.5 9.2-16.9 63 8.9 6.4-12.3
Region II 594 331 56.7 50.3-63.0 61 12.3 8.3-17.8 66 12.0 8.5-16.7 73 10.6 7.2-15.4 63 8.3 5.5-12.2
Region III 619 355 57.9 51.6-64.0 65 12.6 8.5-18.2 66 11.6 8.0-16.3 71 9.2 6.2-13.6 62 8.7 6.2-12.1
Region IV 536 298 56.2 49.4-62.7 43 11.8 7.3-18.7 46 8.2 5.6-11.9 88 15.2 10.9-20.8 61 8.6 6.0-12.2
Region V 538 307 56.4 50.0-62.5 51 8.6 6.2-11.8 55 14.7 10.5-20.3 71 10.3 7.7-13.7 54 10.1 7.2-13.8
Region VI 625 353 58.1 51.5-64.4 42 9.2 5.8-14.3 65 10.6 7.3-15.1 86 10.7 8.1-14.1 79 11.4 7.7-16.7
Region VII 598 351 59.7 52.0-66.8 49 12.5 7.2-20.7 76 10.4 6.9-15.3 62 8.1 5.1-12.5 60 9.4 5.8-14.7
Region VIII 557 350 64.7 58.8-70.2 53 11.5 8.2-15.9 51 9.2 6.3-13.4 62 8.4 6.1-11.4 41 6.2 3.7-10.1

*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.

** 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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