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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Health Status

Now thinking about your physical health, which includes physical illness and injury, for how many days during the past 30 days was your physical health not good?

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  Total
Respond.#
None 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days 30 days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,109 2,668 65.7 63.7-67.7 406 10.7 9.4-12.2 475 11.3 10.1-12.6 277 5.9 5.0- 6.9 283 6.4 5.5- 7.4
GENDER
Male 1,605 1,132 70.9 67.7-73.8 149 10.1 8.0-12.6 150 9.3 7.6-11.3 75 4.5 3.3- 6.1 99 5.3 4.0- 6.9
Female 2,504 1,536 61.0 58.4-63.5 257 11.3 9.7-13.2 325 13.1 11.4-15.0 202 7.2 6.0- 8.6 184 7.4 6.2- 8.8
RACE
White 3,130 2,057 67.1 65.0-69.2 296 9.9 8.6-11.3 354 11.1 9.7-12.6 220 6.2 5.2- 7.4 203 5.7 4.8- 6.8
African American 853 537 63.4 58.6-67.9 99 12.4 9.3-16.4 99 11.1 8.4-14.4 53 5.8 3.9- 8.5 65 7.3 5.4- 9.9
Other Minorities 89 52 54.8 40.5-68.4 9 18.5 8.1-36.9 14 13.2 7.0-23.5 4 1.7 0.6- 5.2 10 11.7 5.4-23.8
HISPANIC
Yes 91 60 66.4 50.7-79.2 10 16.0 6.3-34.9 9 9.9 4.4-21.1 9 5.7 2.6-11.9 3 1.9 0.6- 6.2
No 3,965 2,578 65.8 63.8-67.8 390 10.4 9.2-11.9 460 11.4 10.1-12.7 264 5.9 5.0- 7.0 273 6.5 5.6- 7.5
AGE
18-24 290 177 64.7 57.3-71.4 52 17.4 12.3-23.8 39 13.2 9.1-18.8 19 3.8 2.0- 7.3 3 0.9 0.3- 3.0
25-34 692 478 70.7 65.7-75.2 86 13.8 10.1-18.5 80 9.1 6.9-12.0 31 4.0 2.6- 6.1 17 2.4 1.4- 4.1
35-44 819 535 66.9 62.6-70.9 99 10.7 8.3-13.6 102 12.1 9.5-15.2 46 5.8 3.9- 8.4 37 4.6 3.1- 6.8
45-54 814 514 61.4 56.8-65.8 83 9.5 7.4-12.2 97 11.9 9.1-15.3 54 7.5 5.2-10.6 66 9.7 7.1-13.2
55-64 660 421 64.4 59.6-68.9 44 7.2 5.1-10.3 77 12.4 9.6-15.8 54 6.4 4.5- 9.2 64 9.5 7.1-12.8
65+ 808 526 65.2 60.9-69.2 38 5.6 3.7- 8.6 76 9.4 7.2-12.3 72 8.0 6.0-10.5 96 11.8 9.3-14.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 582 297 50.6 44.5-56.7 50 11.5 7.4-17.5 85 16.1 11.9-21.4 59 8.0 5.6-11.4 91 13.7 10.4-17.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,295 836 66.2 62.6-69.6 121 10.1 7.9-12.7 139 10.0 8.1-12.3 108 6.7 5.1- 8.7 91 7.0 5.4- 9.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,038 694 66.9 63.0-70.5 108 11.5 9.1-14.4 112 10.2 8.1-12.8 70 6.9 5.1- 9.3 54 4.5 3.3- 6.3
College Graduate 1,190 840 71.6 68.1-74.7 124 10.2 8.0-12.9 139 11.4 9.4-13.9 40 3.0 2.0- 4.5 47 3.8 2.7- 5.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 518 237 47.4 40.9-54.0 46 9.6 6.4-14.1 65 15.5 11.0-21.4 71 10.7 7.4-15.3 99 16.8 12.9-21.6
$15,000- 24,999 719 418 58.9 53.6-63.9 83 11.1 7.9-15.6 93 12.4 9.6-16.0 54 5.9 3.9- 8.7 71 11.7 8.7-15.5
$25,000- 34,999 538 360 67.0 61.4-72.2 56 11.8 8.2-16.7 61 10.6 7.6-14.6 36 6.3 4.2- 9.3 25 4.3 2.7- 6.7
$35,000- 49,999 684 462 68.1 63.1-72.8 81 12.7 9.3-17.0 79 10.6 8.0-13.9 41 5.9 3.9- 8.7 21 2.7 1.5- 4.7
$50,000+ 1,175 877 74.9 71.7-77.8 109 9.6 7.8-11.9 119 9.7 7.8-12.0 43 3.6 2.5- 5.2 27 2.2 1.4- 3.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 174 98 59.2 50.9-67.1 23 11.2 7.2-17.1 20 11.3 7.0-17.6 14 7.8 4.4-13.5 19 10.5 6.5-16.6
Appalachia II 346 243 69.3 63.5-74.6 30 9.6 6.4-14.2 33 10.5 7.2-14.9 14 3.7 2.1- 6.4 26 6.9 4.5-10.4
Appalachia III 244 158 63.8 56.5-70.5 24 11.5 7.0-18.2 28 11.5 7.8-16.7 15 6.0 3.5-10.2 19 7.2 4.5-11.5
Catawba 193 131 68.7 60.1-76.2 14 8.4 4.4-15.5 20 10.4 5.9-17.6 9 3.7 1.8- 7.3 19 8.8 5.4-14.0
Edisto 83 56 62.4 49.1-74.0 9 16.0 7.9-29.9 10 14.2 7.0-26.5 4 3.2 1.2- 8.4 4 4.3 1.4-12.4
Low Country 169 113 68.2 59.7-75.7 16 10.3 6.0-17.0 22 11.8 7.3-18.6 9 4.1 2.1- 8.0 9 5.6 2.6-11.9
Palmetto 450 290 63.6 57.9-69.0 49 11.9 8.2-16.8 57 13.0 9.7-17.3 29 6.2 4.0- 9.5 25 5.3 3.2- 8.7
Pee Dee 1,233 786 64.5 60.6-68.3 122 12.5 9.5-16.3 147 11.3 9.3-13.6 99 6.8 5.3- 8.7 79 4.9 3.7- 6.4
Savannah 147 87 60.0 50.3-69.0 18 11.6 7.2-18.4 11 5.9 3.1-11.1 14 10.6 5.5-19.4 17 11.8 6.6-20.1
Trident 391 268 69.0 63.4-74.1 36 8.9 6.1-12.9 54 13.8 10.3-18.4 16 4.7 2.6- 8.2 17 3.5 2.1- 6.0
Upper Savannah 259 167 67.6 59.6-74.7 25 8.8 5.2-14.4 26 8.2 5.0-13.3 20 7.2 4.0-12.5 21 8.2 4.9-13.6
Waccamaw 243 157 66.6 58.0-74.2 26 13.0 7.3-21.9 22 10.1 6.4-15.6 21 5.0 3.0- 8.1 17 5.3 3.2- 8.9
Wateree 138 85 62.9 52.7-72.0 10 7.4 3.5-14.8 20 10.4 6.3-16.6 12 12.8 7.0-22.3 11 6.6 3.4-12.7

#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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