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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 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 698 215 32.4 28.3-36.7 483 67.6 63.3-71.7
GENDER
Male 289 82 30.7 24.6-37.6 207 69.3 62.4-75.4
Female 409 133 33.8 28.6-39.5 276 66.2 60.5-71.4
RACE
White 493 140 28.5 24.3-33.1 353 71.5 66.9-75.7
African American 196 70 38.8 30.7-47.6 126 61.2 52.4-69.3
Other 5 3 49.6 11.8-87.9 2 50.4 12.1-88.2
HISPANIC
Yes 14 9 60.2 31.6-83.2 5 39.8 16.8-68.4
No 673 200 31.5 27.4-35.9 473 68.5 64.1-72.6
AGE
18-24 2 1 42.7 4.5-92.3 1 57.3 7.7-95.5
25-34 24 8 28.2 13.0-50.8 16 71.8 49.2-87.0
35-44 46 16 31.1 18.8-46.8 30 68.9 53.2-81.2
45-54 120 36 28.7 20.7-38.3 84 71.3 61.7-79.3
55-64 203 71 40.4 32.3-49.0 132 59.6 51.0-67.7
65+ 299 82 28.6 22.7-35.2 217 71.4 64.8-77.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 137 52 37.5 28.5-47.5 85 62.5 52.5-71.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 248 81 36.1 29.0-43.8 167 63.9 56.2-71.0
Some Post-H.S. 185 50 27.2 20.4-35.2 135 72.8 64.8-79.6
College Graduate 126 32 26.3 18.5-36.0 94 73.7 64.0-81.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 149 62 45.8 36.1-55.8 87 54.2 44.2-63.9
$15,000- $24,999 150 54 37.1 28.0-47.2 96 62.9 52.8-72.0
$25,000- $34,999 81 21 25.7 16.4-37.9 60 74.3 62.1-83.6
$35,000- $49,999 86 15 20.3 12.0-32.4 71 79.7 67.6-88.0
$50,000+ 121 27 23.0 15.5-32.6 94 77.0 67.4-84.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 55 16 27.6 16.3-42.8 39 72.4 57.2-83.7
Appalachia II 67 21 30.0 19.4-43.2 46 70.0 56.8-80.6
Appalachia III 73 29 42.8 30.6-55.9 44 57.2 44.1-69.4
Catawba 38 7 16.6 7.5-33.0 31 83.4 67.0-92.5
Edisto Savannah 64 17 33.7 20.4-50.2 47 66.3 49.8-79.6
Low Country 36 18 56.0 35.5-74.7 18 44.0 25.3-64.5
Palmetto 95 26 24.2 16.2-34.5 69 75.8 65.5-83.8
Pee Dee 43 15 37.1 22.4-54.5 28 62.9 45.5-77.6
Trident 82 22 33.4 22.2-46.8 60 66.6 53.2-77.8
Upper Savannah 32 8 24.4 12.4-42.4 24 75.6 57.6-87.6
Waccamaw 59 15 22.6 13.3-35.7 44 77.4 64.3-86.7
Wateree 45 17 43.0 27.0-60.6 28 57.0 39.4-73.0
Region***
Region I 87 24 26.4 17.5-37.8 63 73.6 62.2-82.5
Region II 140 50 36.6 28.2-46.0 90 63.4 54.0-71.8
Region III 133 33 21.8 15.3-30.2 100 78.2 69.8-84.7
Region IV 88 32 40.0 28.7-52.4 56 60.0 47.6-71.3
Region V 64 17 33.7 20.4-50.2 47 66.3 49.8-79.6
Region VI 59 15 22.6 13.3-35.7 44 77.4 64.3-86.7
Region VII 82 22 33.4 22.2-46.8 60 66.6 53.2-77.8
Region VIII 36 18 56.0 35.5-74.7 18 44.0 25.3-64.5

*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

*** 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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