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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

OPTIONAL MODULE:DIABETES

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How old were you when you were told you have diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.#
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 246 35 14.3 9.9-20.2 101 43.5 36.7-50.6 48 18.0 13.5-23.7 62 24.2 18.7-30.6
GENDER
Male 104 15 16.1 9.4-26.3 44 43.8 33.5-54.6 22 18.1 11.7-26.9 23 22.0 14.3-32.4
Female 142 20 12.4 7.8-19.2 57 43.2 34.5-52.4 26 18.0 12.1-25.9 39 26.4 19.3-34.8
RACE
White 170 22 13.4 8.5-20.4 62 37.1 29.7-45.2 34 19.7 14.1-26.8 52 29.8 23.0-37.7
African American 61 9 14.2 6.5-28.3 32 54.4 39.9-68.2 12 16.6 8.9-29.0 8 14.8 6.6-30.0

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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