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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

OPTIONAL MODULE:DIABETES

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About how often do you check your feet for any sores or irritations? Include times when checked by a family member or friend, but do not include times when checked by a health professional.*

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  Total
Respond.#
1 or more times/day 1 or more times/week 1 or more times/month 1 or more times/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 254 193 76.7 70.3-82.1 36 14.1 9.8-20.0 7 2.6 1.2- 5.6 4 1.9 0.7- 5.2 14 4.7 2.6- 8.1
GENDER
Male 106 75 71.4 60.8-80.0 19 19.3 11.9-29.7 5 3.6 1.4- 8.9 2 2.4 0.6- 9.3 5 3.3 1.3- 8.1
Female 148 118 82.1 74.7-87.7 17 8.9 5.3-14.5 2 1.6 0.4- 6.4 2 1.3 0.3- 5.3 9 6.1 3.0-12.0
RACE
White 173 128 75.8 68.4-81.9 24 11.7 7.7-17.5 6 3.8 1.6- 8.4 3 2.1 0.6- 6.6 12 6.6 3.6-11.9
African American 67 55 79.0 64.3-88.7 9 17.2 8.3-32.1 1 0.9 0.1- 6.5 1 2.0 0.3-12.7 1 0.9 0.1- 6.5

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

Respondents who reported having no feet excluded for this table.

#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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