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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Falls

In the past 3 months, how many times have you fallen?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Once Twice 3-4 times 5 or more times None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7,242 707 10.4 9.3-11.6 220 2.5 2.1- 3.1 123 1.9 1.4- 2.4 95 1.4 1.0- 1.9 6,097 83.8 82.4-85.1
GENDER
Male 2,688 224 9.3 7.6-11.3 60 2.0 1.4- 2.8 43 1.5 1.0- 2.3 41 1.7 1.1- 2.6 2,320 85.5 83.3-87.5
Female 4,554 483 11.3 10.0-12.8 160 3.0 2.4- 3.8 80 2.1 1.5- 2.9 54 1.2 0.7- 1.9 3,777 82.4 80.6-84.0
RACE
White 4,781 505 10.5 9.3-11.9 142 2.5 1.9- 3.1 79 1.8 1.3- 2.5 61 1.3 0.9- 1.9 3,994 84.0 82.4-85.5
African American 1,889 148 9.3 7.2-11.9 54 2.7 1.8- 4.0 28 1.7 1.0- 2.8 20 0.9 0.5- 1.7 1,639 85.4 82.5-87.9
Other 297 27 12.7 7.1-21.6 11 2.9 1.1- 7.3 8 2.2 1.0- 4.9 5 1.8 0.5- 6.0 246 80.3 71.5-87.0
HISPANIC
Yes 74 6 10.3 3.7-25.7 1 1.0 0.1- 7.2 2 2.8 0.6-12.0 0 0.0 . - . 65 85.9 70.9-93.8
No 6,942 681 10.4 9.3-11.7 207 2.5 2.1- 3.1 113 1.8 1.4- 2.3 88 1.3 0.9- 1.8 5,853 83.9 82.6-85.3
AGE
45-54 1,583 177 11.6 9.5-14.2 53 2.3 1.6- 3.5 27 1.6 1.0- 2.5 26 1.6 1.0- 2.8 1,300 82.8 79.9-85.3
55-64 2,215 183 8.6 6.9-10.6 63 2.4 1.7- 3.4 46 2.1 1.3- 3.2 36 1.9 1.1- 3.1 1,887 85.1 82.6-87.2
65+ 3,444 347 10.7 9.3-12.3 104 2.9 2.2- 3.8 50 1.9 1.2- 2.9 33 0.8 0.5- 1.2 2,910 83.7 81.8-85.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,135 110 10.8 8.0-14.5 50 4.1 2.7- 6.3 30 3.4 2.0- 5.8 23 3.1 1.6- 5.8 922 78.5 74.1-82.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,364 213 11.2 9.2-13.6 78 3.1 2.2- 4.3 41 1.7 1.1- 2.5 34 1.4 0.8- 2.3 1,998 82.7 80.0-85.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,684 183 11.1 9.1-13.6 59 2.3 1.6- 3.4 26 1.7 1.0- 3.0 25 1.5 0.8- 2.8 1,391 83.3 80.5-85.8
College Graduate 2,042 201 8.8 7.2-10.7 33 1.5 0.9- 2.4 26 1.4 0.9- 2.5 13 0.7 0.3- 1.4 1,769 87.6 85.4-89.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 993 109 12.4 9.6-16.0 46 4.0 2.5- 6.4 34 3.6 2.3- 5.6 28 4.5 2.5- 8.0 776 75.5 70.8-79.5
$15,000- $24,999 1,282 123 12.1 9.0-16.1 50 3.7 2.5- 5.3 23 2.8 1.7- 4.6 18 2.4 1.1- 4.9 1,068 79.1 74.7-82.9
$25,000- $34,999 749 86 12.6 9.6-16.5 27 3.7 2.3- 5.9 12 2.7 1.2- 5.8 11 1.1 0.5- 2.3 613 79.9 75.4-83.8
$35,000- $49,999 903 82 11.0 8.0-14.9 20 1.8 1.0- 3.3 16 1.4 0.7- 2.5 12 1.0 0.4- 2.4 773 84.8 80.7-88.1
$50,000+ 2,025 186 7.8 6.3- 9.6 35 1.6 1.0- 2.6 17 1.0 0.5- 1.9 12 0.7 0.3- 1.4 1,775 88.9 86.8-90.6
REGION**
Region I 935 109 10.5 8.2-13.4 35 2.8 1.8- 4.2 10 1.1 0.5- 2.4 14 2.4 1.3- 4.5 767 83.1 79.8-86.0
Region II 849 90 12.1 9.1-15.8 13 1.1 0.5- 2.4 19 1.7 1.0- 2.9 5 0.1 0.1- 0.3 722 85.0 81.2-88.2
Region III 894 85 10.1 7.6-13.3 31 3.2 2.0- 5.1 15 2.4 1.3- 4.5 13 1.9 0.9- 3.9 750 82.4 78.5-85.7
Region IV 969 87 9.9 7.5-12.9 41 4.1 2.7- 6.1 15 1.6 0.9- 3.0 10 1.4 0.7- 3.0 816 83.0 79.4-86.0
Region V 920 75 8.0 5.9-10.8 23 2.5 1.5- 4.2 16 1.7 1.0- 3.0 15 1.5 0.9- 2.5 791 86.3 83.1-88.9
Region VI 885 88 10.5 8.2-13.3 32 2.7 1.7- 4.1 23 1.7 1.1- 2.7 11 1.3 0.6- 2.7 731 83.9 80.7-86.6
Region VII 869 80 9.7 7.3-12.9 25 2.3 1.2- 4.4 16 2.4 1.3- 4.4 12 1.7 0.7- 4.2 736 83.8 79.8-87.1
Region VIII 921 93 10.3 8.1-13.1 20 1.7 1.1- 2.8 9 1.3 0.6- 2.9 15 1.7 1.0- 2.9 784 84.9 81.8-87.6

*When a person unintentionally comes to rest on the ground or another lower level.

** 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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