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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Epilepsy and Seizure

During the past 30 days, to what extent has epilepsy or its treatment interfered with your normal activities like working, school, or socializing with family or friends?

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  Total
Respond.#
Not at all Slightly Moderately Quite a bit Extremely
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 99 77 70.8 55.1-82.7 8 16.4 6.5-35.5 3 2.1 0.7- 6.5 7 5.7 2.6-12.2 4 5.0 1.5-15.0
GENDER
Male 47 36 66.0 43.5-83.1 5 21.7 7.3-49.4 1 1.3 0.2- 9.0 3 4.2 1.3-12.9 2 6.8 1.7-23.7
Female 52 41 78.1 62.6-88.4 3 8.2 2.4-24.7 2 3.3 0.8-12.5 4 8.1 2.9-21.0 2 2.2 0.5- 9.3
RACE
White 79 64 81.0 69.1-89.0 6 7.9 3.3-17.8 3 3.1 1.0- 9.5 3 4.0 1.2-12.4 3 4.0 1.0-14.9
African American 17 12 63.7 32.3-86.6 1 17.7 2.7-62.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 9.4 2.7-28.3 1 9.1 1.3-44.0

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

*This question was only asked of the repondents who reported still having epilepsy or seizure disorder.

#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

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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