Search Disclaimer SC DHEC Home Health Services Contact Us Health Topics A to Z

BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

TO PRINT WIDE TABLES USE LANDSCAPE ORIENTATION

Asthma

Computed Asthma Status*

Back to Asthma Select a different topic for South Carolina:
  Total #
Respondents
Current Former Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,352 859 8.3 7.2- 9.6 370 4.2 3.6- 5.0 8,123 87.5 86.0-88.8
GENDER
Male 3,509 216 6.8 5.0- 9.1 127 4.1 3.1- 5.3 3,166 89.2 86.7-91.3
Female 5,843 643 9.8 8.5-11.2 243 4.4 3.5- 5.3 4,957 85.9 84.2-87.4
RACE
White 5,968 513 8.2 6.7- 9.9 247 4.2 3.5- 5.1 5,208 87.6 85.8-89.2
African American 2,658 254 7.8 6.3- 9.6 100 4.5 3.1- 6.4 2,304 87.7 85.3-89.8
Other 417 50 8.8 4.7-15.9 16 3.7 1.6- 8.0 351 87.5 80.1-92.4
HISPANIC
Yes 118 11 2.8 1.2- 6.7 4 2.3 0.5-10.6 103 94.9 87.9-97.9
No 8,984 811 8.3 7.1- 9.6 360 4.3 3.6- 5.1 7,813 87.4 86.0-88.8
AGE
18-24 246 18 5.9 3.2-10.8 21 6.4 3.5-11.3 207 87.7 81.6-92.0
25-34 643 53 8.3 4.7-14.1 28 4.0 2.5- 6.4 562 87.7 82.1-91.8
35-44 1,119 98 9.7 7.1-13.0 51 4.2 2.8- 6.1 970 86.2 82.6-89.1
45-54 1,618 150 7.4 5.8- 9.5 68 4.2 2.9- 6.0 1,400 88.4 85.9-90.5
55-64 2,239 227 9.0 7.5-10.8 76 3.7 2.7- 5.0 1,936 87.3 85.2-89.2
65+ 3,487 313 8.6 7.3-10.1 126 3.8 3.0- 4.9 3,048 87.5 85.8-89.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,366 218 14.2 10.8-18.4 38 2.7 1.6- 4.5 1,110 83.1 78.8-86.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,008 264 8.0 6.5- 9.9 120 4.4 3.2- 5.9 2,624 87.6 85.3-89.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,275 205 9.7 6.8-13.6 96 4.5 3.3- 6.2 1,974 85.8 81.9-89.0
College Graduate 2,685 172 5.2 4.1- 6.5 115 4.4 3.3- 5.8 2,398 90.4 88.6-92.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,240 174 13.5 9.9-18.2 45 4.1 2.5- 6.7 1,021 82.3 77.4-86.4
$15,000- $24,999 1,661 200 11.3 8.9-14.1 65 4.1 2.8- 6.0 1,396 84.6 81.4-87.4
$25,000- $34,999 969 77 5.8 4.2- 8.1 40 4.0 2.4- 6.6 852 90.2 86.9-92.7
$35,000- $49,999 1,155 96 7.0 4.8-10.0 48 4.1 2.5- 6.6 1,011 88.9 85.4-91.7
$50,000+ 2,721 165 5.9 4.6- 7.5 109 4.0 3.0- 5.2 2,447 90.2 88.2-91.8
REGION**
Region I 1,198 102 8.9 6.5-12.2 45 3.3 2.2- 4.9 1,051 87.8 84.4-90.5
Region II 1,088 112 11.7 7.8-17.1 44 3.4 2.3- 5.0 932 85.0 79.7-89.1
Region III 1,199 103 6.7 4.8- 9.2 45 3.9 2.5- 6.1 1,051 89.4 86.4-91.8
Region IV 1,295 133 8.6 6.8-10.9 56 5.1 3.4- 7.6 1,106 86.3 83.3-88.9
Region V 1,186 115 8.8 6.8-11.5 36 3.5 2.3- 5.3 1,035 87.6 84.7-90.0
Region VI 1,115 97 8.8 6.5-11.7 49 5.6 3.7- 8.4 969 85.7 82.0-88.7
Region VII 1,147 107 5.4 4.0- 7.3 48 4.8 2.9- 7.8 992 89.8 86.6-92.3
Region VIII 1,124 90 6.9 5.2- 9.2 47 5.8 3.6- 9.1 987 87.3 83.7-90.1

*Data in this table was derived from the Asthma questions.

** 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

BRFSS Home

This page was generated on 19MAY11.