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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

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  Total #
Respondents
Age Less than 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Ages 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 948 79 10.0 7.8-12.7 348 42.2 38.5-46.0 264 25.0 22.1-28.3 257 22.8 20.1-25.8
GENDER
Male 411 28 6.9 4.7-10.2 150 45.7 40.1-51.4 126 26.5 22.0-31.6 107 20.9 17.1-25.2
Female 537 51 13.0 9.4-17.5 198 38.8 34.0-43.7 138 23.6 19.9-27.8 150 24.7 20.9-29.0
RACE
White 592 51 10.6 7.9-14.1 187 36.0 31.6-40.5 170 26.6 22.8-30.7 184 26.8 23.2-30.8
African American 327 28 9.9 6.3-15.1 144 48.0 41.6-54.6 88 24.2 19.3-29.8 67 17.9 13.8-23.0
Other 20 0 0.0 . - . 13 79.9 60.4-91.2 3 6.7 2.0-20.2 4 13.4 4.7-32.4
HISPANIC
Yes 10 2 15.8 3.1-52.2 3 40.9 14.2-74.3 2 21.6 5.2-57.8 3 21.7 6.4-52.8
No 910 77 10.1 7.8-12.9 333 42.2 38.4-46.1 258 25.3 22.3-28.6 242 22.4 19.6-25.4
AGE
18-24 5 5 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 27 20 73.4 51.6-87.7 7 26.6 12.3-48.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 74 11 15.2 7.5-28.5 63 84.8 71.5-92.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 168 17 8.0 4.8-13.2 126 77.6 69.4-84.1 25 14.4 9.0-22.3 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 297 18 5.2 3.2- 8.4 95 32.2 26.6-38.3 150 51.3 45.0-57.5 34 11.4 8.1-15.8
65+ 375 8 1.6 0.8- 3.3 55 16.2 12.1-21.3 89 23.6 19.1-28.7 223 58.7 52.9-64.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 210 9 3.4 1.7- 6.7 60 35.7 28.1-44.2 53 23.6 17.8-30.5 88 37.4 30.3-45.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 337 24 11.0 7.0-16.9 135 43.4 37.1-49.9 108 27.8 22.6-33.6 70 17.8 13.8-22.7
Some Post-H.S. 235 28 13.6 9.2-19.7 87 43.3 36.0-50.8 57 21.4 16.2-27.8 63 21.7 16.7-27.7
College Graduate 163 18 11.4 7.0-17.9 65 46.4 38.0-55.1 45 26.3 19.6-34.3 35 15.9 11.2-22.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 225 18 11.7 6.5-20.2 81 37.8 30.3-45.9 56 23.3 17.7-30.0 70 27.2 21.0-34.4
$15,000- $24,999 206 16 8.5 5.0-14.1 60 35.8 28.2-44.3 65 27.5 21.2-34.8 65 28.2 21.9-35.5
$25,000- $34,999 93 8 11.6 5.4-23.1 41 50.8 39.0-62.6 24 20.6 13.3-30.4 20 17.0 10.5-26.3
$35,000- $49,999 124 11 7.7 4.0-14.2 43 39.4 30.0-49.7 39 31.1 22.6-41.0 31 21.8 15.1-30.3
$50,000+ 172 18 10.8 6.7-17.0 80 53.1 44.6-61.3 44 23.2 16.7-31.3 30 12.9 8.9-18.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 54 3 4.8 1.4-14.8 18 41.0 26.7-57.0 16 24.6 14.4-38.6 17 29.7 18.4-44.1
Appalachia II 87 5 7.7 3.1-17.9 33 47.7 36.1-59.5 27 26.8 18.1-37.8 22 17.9 11.4-26.8
Appalachia III 82 9 13.6 7.0-24.9 34 47.3 35.1-59.9 22 23.2 15.1-34.0 17 15.8 9.1-26.0
Catawba 58 8 19.6 9.7-35.7 21 39.3 26.1-54.2 15 23.3 13.8-36.6 14 17.8 9.9-29.9
Edisto Savannah 85 8 12.4 5.4-25.8 32 37.0 26.4-49.1 22 24.3 15.4-36.1 23 26.3 17.4-37.7
Low Country 52 7 19.9 8.1-41.3 15 30.5 17.4-47.8 16 26.2 15.3-41.1 14 23.4 13.1-38.3
Palmetto 133 9 8.4 4.2-16.1 58 47.8 38.3-57.5 34 21.0 14.7-29.0 32 22.9 15.7-32.0
Pee Dee 95 11 15.0 7.6-27.5 33 37.9 27.0-50.2 28 26.2 17.3-37.5 23 20.9 13.3-31.2
Trident 102 7 4.2 1.9- 8.9 34 41.7 30.2-54.2 29 28.4 18.7-40.7 32 25.7 17.4-36.3
Upper Savannah 62 2 5.0 1.2-18.1 25 47.4 33.2-61.9 16 22.1 13.1-34.6 19 25.6 15.8-38.7
Waccamaw 75 5 5.3 2.0-13.7 23 39.6 27.0-53.9 24 28.8 19.1-41.0 23 26.2 17.1-38.0
Wateree 54 4 5.8 2.1-15.3 20 45.6 30.3-61.9 13 27.5 15.3-44.4 17 21.0 12.2-33.9
Region***
Region I 116 5 4.9 1.9-12.0 43 44.5 34.1-55.3 32 23.2 16.1-32.2 36 27.4 19.6-36.9
Region II 169 14 10.5 6.1-17.3 67 47.5 39.0-56.2 49 25.1 18.9-32.6 39 16.9 12.0-23.3
Region III 191 17 11.8 7.2-18.8 79 45.2 37.3-53.3 49 21.7 16.2-28.4 46 21.3 15.5-28.5
Region IV 149 15 11.6 6.4-20.1 53 40.7 31.6-50.6 41 26.7 19.1-35.9 40 21.0 14.9-28.7
Region V 85 8 12.4 5.4-25.8 32 37.0 26.4-49.1 22 24.3 15.4-36.1 23 26.3 17.4-37.7
Region VI 75 5 5.3 2.0-13.7 23 39.6 27.0-53.9 24 28.8 19.1-41.0 23 26.2 17.1-38.0
Region VII 102 7 4.2 1.9- 8.9 34 41.7 30.2-54.2 29 28.4 18.7-40.7 32 25.7 17.4-36.3
Region VIII 52 7 19.9 8.1-41.3 15 30.5 17.4-47.8 16 26.2 15.3-41.1 14 23.4 13.1-38.3

*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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