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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,674 2,562 21.7 20.4-23.1 7,112 78.3 76.9-79.6
GENDER
Male 3,656 890 20.2 18.2-22.5 2,766 79.8 77.5-81.8
Female 6,018 1,672 23.1 21.5-24.8 4,346 76.9 75.2-78.5
RACE
White 6,313 1,729 22.7 21.1-24.3 4,584 77.3 75.7-78.9
African American 2,627 592 17.9 15.2-21.0 2,035 82.1 79.0-84.8
Other 469 148 23.1 17.8-29.5 321 76.9 70.5-82.2
HISPANIC
Yes 154 38 17.8 10.3-29.0 116 82.2 71.0-89.7
No 9,295 2,441 21.6 20.3-23.0 6,854 78.4 77.0-79.7
AGE
18-24 277 23 8.8 5.3-14.5 254 91.2 85.5-94.7
25-34 692 89 12.4 9.4-16.2 603 87.6 83.8-90.6
35-44 1,228 226 18.5 15.3-22.1 1,002 81.5 77.9-84.7
45-54 1,823 441 22.8 20.1-25.8 1,382 77.2 74.2-79.9
55-64 2,327 714 31.6 28.7-34.8 1,613 68.4 65.2-71.3
65+ 3,327 1,069 31.5 29.3-33.9 2,258 68.5 66.1-70.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,330 525 36.8 32.2-41.6 805 63.2 58.4-67.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,020 794 21.8 19.5-24.4 2,226 78.2 75.6-80.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,451 675 22.5 19.9-25.3 1,776 77.5 74.7-80.1
College Graduate 2,851 565 15.1 13.2-17.2 2,286 84.9 82.8-86.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,150 539 41.1 35.7-46.8 611 58.9 53.2-64.3
$15,000- $24,999 1,637 528 28.7 25.0-32.6 1,109 71.3 67.4-75.0
$25,000- $34,999 1,104 294 25.0 20.9-29.7 810 75.0 70.3-79.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,182 264 19.1 15.6-23.1 918 80.9 76.9-84.4
$50,000+ 3,033 465 13.0 11.3-14.9 2,568 87.0 85.1-88.7
REGION**
Region I 1,252 358 24.6 21.1-28.4 894 75.4 71.6-78.9
Region II 1,226 370 24.9 21.4-28.6 856 75.1 71.4-78.6
Region III 1,296 325 18.6 15.7-21.9 971 81.4 78.1-84.3
Region IV 1,151 300 22.5 19.0-26.4 851 77.5 73.6-81.0
Region V 1,156 289 21.5 18.5-24.8 867 78.5 75.2-81.5
Region VI 1,237 338 25.1 21.5-29.0 899 74.9 71.0-78.5
Region VII 1,181 303 18.5 15.2-22.4 878 81.5 77.6-84.8
Region VIII 1,175 279 18.8 15.9-22.1 896 81.2 77.9-84.1

** 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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