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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 583 168 31.6 27.1-36.5 415 68.4 63.5-72.9
GENDER
Male 235 68 32.7 25.6-40.7 167 67.3 59.3-74.4
Female 348 100 30.6 25.1-36.8 248 69.4 63.2-74.9
RACE
White 390 90 21.3 17.3-25.9 300 78.7 74.1-82.7
African American 172 73 45.1 36.5-54.1 99 54.9 45.9-63.5
Other 11 2 36.2 10.5-73.3 9 63.8 26.7-89.5
HISPANIC
Yes 15 6 43.6 19.7-71.0 9 56.4 29.0-80.3
No 556 158 31.2 26.5-36.2 398 68.8 63.8-73.5
AGE
18-24 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
25-34 27 12 50.0 30.2-69.9 15 50.0 30.1-69.8
35-44 48 15 36.8 20.9-56.2 33 63.2 43.8-79.1
45-54 120 36 33.3 23.8-44.3 84 66.7 55.7-76.2
55-64 169 50 33.2 25.2-42.4 119 66.8 57.6-74.8
65+ 208 54 26.3 19.6-34.2 154 73.7 65.8-80.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 137 46 33.4 24.5-43.7 91 66.6 56.3-75.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 190 49 32.2 24.0-41.6 141 67.8 58.4-76.0
Some Post-H.S. 136 45 37.9 28.9-48.0 91 62.1 52.0-71.1
College Graduate 119 28 21.0 14.4-29.6 91 79.0 70.4-85.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 120 44 46.0 35.0-57.4 76 54.0 42.6-65.0
$15,000- $24,999 149 45 32.3 24.0-41.8 104 67.7 58.2-76.0
$25,000- $34,999 63 15 26.6 14.8-42.9 48 73.4 57.1-85.2
$35,000- $49,999 78 15 17.6 10.3-28.4 63 82.4 71.6-89.7
$50,000+ 100 24 20.0 13.3-29.0 76 80.0 71.0-86.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 39 8 15.1 7.3-28.7 31 84.9 71.3-92.7
Appalachia II 58 14 23.1 13.2-37.3 44 76.9 62.7-86.8
Appalachia III 52 14 30.8 17.3-48.6 38 69.2 51.4-82.7
Catawba 30 11 46.4 27.9-66.0 19 53.6 34.0-72.1
Edisto Savannah 44 11 39.5 21.2-61.3 33 60.5 38.7-78.8
Low Country 38 11 26.2 13.2-45.2 27 73.8 54.8-86.8
Palmetto 86 21 30.3 18.6-45.1 65 69.7 54.9-81.4
Pee Dee 40 13 33.0 18.9-50.9 27 67.0 49.1-81.1
Trident 73 19 25.3 15.6-38.4 54 74.7 61.6-84.4
Upper Savannah 31 13 49.7 30.0-69.5 18 50.3 30.5-70.0
Waccamaw 47 18 32.3 19.9-47.7 29 67.7 52.3-80.1
Wateree 42 14 40.1 24.5-58.0 28 59.9 42.0-75.5

* This question was asked of respondents who reported having been told by a doctor that they had diabetes.

#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 I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
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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