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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

STATE ADDED:DISABILTY

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What is the farthest distance you can walk by yourself, without any special equipment or help from others?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Not any distance Length of house or less 1-2 city blocks 1 or more miles
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 357 35 9.4 6.6-13.2 43 12.0 8.7-16.4 82 22.2 17.7-27.5 197 56.4 50.4-62.2
GENDER
Male 97 10 8.9 4.5-16.5 16 15.8 9.3-25.6 19 19.0 11.7-29.4 52 56.3 45.0-67.0
Female 260 25 9.7 6.3-14.5 27 10.0 6.7-14.8 63 23.9 18.6-30.2 145 56.4 49.5-63.1
RACE
White 250 24 8.7 5.6-13.2 31 11.9 8.2-16.9 51 19.9 15.0-26.0 144 59.5 52.5-66.1
African American 87 8 9.9 4.9-19.0 9 11.4 5.4-22.5 24 26.5 17.3-38.2 46 52.3 40.3-64.0

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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