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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

STATE-ADDED QUESTIONS

Because of any impairment or health problem, do you need someone to help you PERSONAL CARE needs, such as eating, bathing, dressing, or getting around the house?

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 214 20 11.1 6.7-18.0 194 88.9 82.0-93.3
GENDER
Male 81 12 14.5 6.9-28.0 69 85.5 72.0-93.1
Female 133 8 9.1 4.4-17.9 125 90.9 82.1-95.6
RACE
White 183 17 11.3 6.4-19.1 166 88.7 80.9-93.6
African American 28 3 11.4 3.3-32.4 25 88.6 67.6-96.7

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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