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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.#
Past month Past year Past 2 years 2+ years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 688 145 21.4 18.0-25.4 324 45.2 41.0-49.5 89 12.1 9.7-15.0 99 15.1 12.3-18.5 31 6.1 4.2- 9.0
GENDER
Male 283 57 22.4 16.9-29.0 141 45.6 39.1-52.3 31 9.3 6.5-13.2 33 12.7 8.9-17.9 21 10.0 6.4-15.4
Female 405 88 20.6 16.6-25.4 183 44.9 39.3-50.5 58 14.4 10.9-18.9 66 17.3 13.4-21.9 10 2.8 1.4- 5.6
RACE
White 486 111 23.3 19.4-27.7 220 43.3 38.6-48.2 63 12.1 9.3-15.6 72 16.1 12.7-20.1 20 5.2 3.2- 8.3
African American 193 34 19.1 12.8-27.6 99 48.5 40.2-57.0 25 12.2 8.0-18.2 25 13.3 8.7-20.0 10 6.8 3.5-12.8
Other 5 0 0.0 . - . 2 36.0 7.2-80.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 25.6 4.5-71.4 1 38.4 6.3-85.3
HISPANIC
Yes 14 2 9.4 2.1-33.8 7 52.1 25.1-77.9 1 3.1 0.4-20.0 3 18.6 5.6-46.6 1 16.9 2.6-61.0
No 663 141 21.6 18.0-25.6 313 45.2 40.9-49.6 87 12.3 9.8-15.3 94 15.1 12.2-18.6 28 5.8 3.9- 8.6
AGE
18-24 2 1 42.7 4.5-92.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 57.3 7.7-95.5
25-34 23 4 18.8 6.3-44.2 8 23.6 10.8-43.9 2 6.8 1.5-25.5 5 25.2 10.3-49.7 4 25.7 9.8-52.1
35-44 46 8 16.7 8.2-30.9 16 32.8 20.1-48.7 8 18.1 8.9-33.5 10 22.3 11.4-38.9 4 10.1 3.6-25.6
45-54 120 17 16.0 9.7-25.2 58 46.1 36.5-56.0 17 12.9 7.8-20.6 22 18.8 12.3-27.7 6 6.1 2.7-13.3
55-64 199 39 22.4 15.4-31.4 94 44.4 36.6-52.6 27 12.5 8.4-18.3 30 14.2 9.8-20.3 9 6.4 3.2-12.6
65+ 294 76 24.9 19.9-30.8 145 51.8 45.2-58.3 34 10.1 7.0-14.3 32 11.5 8.0-16.3 7 1.7 0.8- 3.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 132 31 22.6 15.5-31.6 53 39.5 30.2-49.7 16 10.5 6.1-17.3 24 19.1 12.5-28.0 8 8.4 3.7-17.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 246 57 25.1 18.9-32.6 117 45.2 38.1-52.5 29 12.3 8.4-17.8 36 13.4 9.4-18.7 7 4.0 1.8- 8.7
Some Post-H.S. 183 35 18.8 13.1-26.2 83 42.2 34.5-50.4 27 13.1 8.7-19.3 29 18.6 12.9-26.2 9 7.2 3.6-14.1
College Graduate 125 22 16.2 10.6-24.1 69 55.8 45.9-65.3 17 12.0 7.2-19.2 10 9.2 4.5-18.1 7 6.8 3.1-14.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 146 34 18.9 13.1-26.5 65 48.9 39.0-58.8 15 9.3 5.1-16.2 29 19.7 13.4-28.0 3 3.3 0.8-11.8
$15,000- $24,999 147 37 26.4 18.0-37.0 67 41.3 32.5-50.8 22 15.2 9.7-22.8 16 11.0 6.4-18.4 5 6.1 2.3-15.2
$25,000- $34,999 80 11 17.9 9.5-31.2 42 51.7 39.3-64.0 11 9.4 4.9-17.1 9 11.0 5.4-21.2 7 10.0 4.5-20.7
$35,000- $49,999 86 16 21.7 13.1-33.6 40 41.7 31.0-53.2 15 15.7 9.2-25.4 11 14.2 7.4-25.6 4 6.8 2.5-17.4
$50,000+ 121 23 17.6 11.6-25.6 53 41.8 32.6-51.6 16 13.3 7.8-21.7 21 19.3 12.4-28.7 8 8.1 3.8-16.2
Health District**
Appalachia I 54 11 19.8 10.7-33.7 22 36.4 23.8-51.2 7 11.1 5.2-22.2 9 16.2 8.2-29.6 5 16.5 6.4-36.2
Appalachia II 65 15 24.5 14.7-37.9 34 49.4 36.5-62.5 8 13.8 6.5-26.9 7 10.5 5.0-20.9 1 1.7 0.2-11.1
Appalachia III 72 14 18.8 10.9-30.6 35 46.6 34.0-59.5 11 13.4 6.7-24.8 10 17.5 9.4-30.4 2 3.7 0.9-14.0
Catawba 38 10 22.9 11.9-39.4 11 24.5 13.0-41.4 3 6.0 1.7-18.9 7 25.3 11.7-46.4 7 21.4 9.6-41.0
Edisto Savannah 64 16 22.5 13.2-35.7 34 52.6 38.2-66.6 4 8.9 2.9-24.2 9 14.7 7.0-28.3 1 1.3 0.2- 8.8
Low Country 36 8 35.9 16.3-61.6 23 51.5 30.4-72.0 3 8.2 2.2-26.6 2 4.4 0.9-18.7 0 0.0 . - .
Palmetto 95 18 16.7 10.0-26.7 50 55.6 44.1-66.5 11 10.3 5.5-18.4 13 12.6 7.0-21.5 3 4.9 1.5-14.7
Pee Dee 43 5 13.1 4.9-30.5 18 43.3 27.7-60.3 8 13.7 6.3-27.1 10 24.6 13.0-41.5 2 5.3 1.3-20.1
Trident 81 20 28.3 18.1-41.3 36 41.0 29.4-53.6 13 15.9 9.2-26.2 11 13.4 7.2-23.4 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4
Upper Savannah 32 8 21.2 10.4-38.4 14 41.7 25.3-60.1 4 12.2 4.3-30.0 5 18.3 7.8-37.3 1 6.7 1.0-34.4
Waccamaw 57 10 16.7 8.7-29.6 23 40.2 27.4-54.4 11 18.7 10.2-31.7 7 12.5 5.4-26.6 6 11.9 5.2-24.9
Wateree 42 8 15.1 7.2-28.7 21 53.8 36.5-70.2 5 9.5 3.7-22.3 7 14.8 6.7-29.6 1 6.9 1.0-35.1
Region***
Region I 86 19 20.3 12.8-30.6 36 38.4 28.0-49.9 11 11.5 6.2-20.3 14 17.0 10.0-27.3 6 12.8 5.5-27.2
Region II 137 29 21.5 14.9-30.1 69 47.9 38.8-57.2 19 13.6 8.2-21.6 17 14.2 8.8-22.2 3 2.8 0.9- 8.4
Region III 133 28 18.7 12.5-26.9 61 45.9 36.4-55.7 14 8.9 5.1-15.1 20 16.5 10.2-25.6 10 10.0 5.1-18.6
Region IV 85 13 14.0 7.7-24.2 39 48.2 36.2-60.3 13 11.8 6.5-20.3 17 20.0 12.2-31.1 3 6.0 1.8-18.6
Region V 64 16 22.5 13.2-35.7 34 52.6 38.2-66.6 4 8.9 2.9-24.2 9 14.7 7.0-28.3 1 1.3 0.2- 8.8
Region VI 57 10 16.7 8.7-29.6 23 40.2 27.4-54.4 11 18.7 10.2-31.7 7 12.5 5.4-26.6 6 11.9 5.2-24.9
Region VII 81 20 28.3 18.1-41.3 36 41.0 29.4-53.6 13 15.9 9.2-26.2 11 13.4 7.2-23.4 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4
Region VIII 36 8 35.9 16.3-61.6 23 51.5 30.4-72.0 3 8.2 2.2-26.6 2 4.4 0.9-18.7 0 0.0 . - .

*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

*** 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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