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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

About how many times in the last year have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?*

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  Total #
Respondents
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 964 719 73.2 69.7-76.4 81 9.8 7.7-12.5 76 7.8 6.0-10.0 88 9.2 7.3-11.6
GENDER
Male 411 301 71.7 66.2-76.6 37 11.0 7.7-15.6 29 6.7 4.5- 9.8 44 10.6 7.6-14.7
Female 553 418 74.6 70.2-78.6 44 8.7 6.3-11.9 47 8.8 6.3-12.1 44 7.9 5.7-10.8
RACE
White 602 458 76.2 72.2-79.8 46 7.9 5.8-10.7 35 5.7 4.0- 8.2 63 10.2 7.8-13.2
African American 331 241 69.7 63.2-75.4 33 12.7 8.7-18.3 36 10.0 6.8-14.3 21 7.7 4.7-12.2
Other 20 16 77.8 52.5-91.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 14.5 4.5-37.8 1 7.7 1.1-38.7
HISPANIC
Yes 8 4 47.7 17.5-79.7 3 47.3 16.9-79.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.0 0.6-30.3
No 927 693 73.5 69.9-76.7 78 9.7 7.5-12.4 71 7.5 5.7- 9.7 85 9.4 7.4-11.8
AGE
18-24 5 4 81.1 31.9-97.5 1 18.9 2.5-68.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 27 19 73.8 53.8-87.2 0 0.0 . - . 4 13.6 4.8-33.0 4 12.6 4.5-30.5
35-44 75 49 63.6 50.1-75.2 9 14.3 6.8-27.4 6 6.1 2.5-14.1 11 16.1 8.5-28.4
45-54 166 120 71.5 62.8-78.9 10 7.4 3.7-14.2 20 10.7 6.5-17.0 16 10.4 6.0-17.4
55-64 305 239 78.0 72.2-82.8 29 11.4 7.6-16.7 16 4.4 2.6- 7.3 21 6.3 4.0- 9.7
65+ 384 288 74.1 68.7-78.8 30 8.6 5.8-12.6 30 8.9 5.9-13.1 36 8.4 6.0-11.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 215 159 73.8 66.4-80.1 17 8.6 5.2-13.8 24 9.3 5.9-14.3 15 8.3 4.6-14.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 338 250 70.4 64.1-76.1 31 11.6 7.7-17.0 25 8.6 5.6-13.1 32 9.4 6.4-13.5
Some Post-H.S. 240 177 70.6 63.2-77.1 20 11.0 6.8-17.5 19 8.0 4.9-12.8 24 10.3 6.6-15.9
College Graduate 168 131 82.3 75.7-87.4 12 5.6 3.1-10.0 8 3.5 1.6- 7.4 17 8.6 5.1-13.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 224 155 65.3 57.2-72.6 23 13.7 8.5-21.2 27 12.9 8.4-19.2 19 8.1 5.0-13.0
$15,000- $24,999 206 150 69.9 61.7-77.0 19 11.6 6.9-18.7 17 8.9 5.2-14.9 20 9.6 5.8-15.5
$25,000- $34,999 95 78 79.4 67.2-87.9 7 6.6 2.9-14.2 3 2.8 0.8- 8.9 7 11.2 4.8-24.2
$35,000- $49,999 126 98 78.0 68.5-85.3 12 10.5 5.4-19.3 4 2.5 0.8- 7.2 12 9.0 4.8-16.2
$50,000+ 177 143 80.1 72.4-86.0 10 6.3 3.2-12.1 9 6.3 3.1-12.5 15 7.2 4.0-12.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 54 39 74.1 59.1-84.9 5 8.2 3.1-20.1 2 1.6 0.4- 6.2 8 16.2 7.7-30.8
Appalachia II 88 63 74.2 63.3-82.8 10 10.2 5.4-18.4 8 7.7 3.6-15.6 7 7.9 3.4-17.3
Appalachia III 84 67 71.9 57.9-82.7 6 10.5 4.0-24.8 5 6.6 2.5-16.1 6 11.0 4.6-24.0
Catawba 64 49 75.6 62.0-85.5 9 15.4 7.6-28.5 4 6.0 2.0-16.4 2 3.0 0.7-11.6
Edisto Savannah 89 70 79.0 67.8-87.1 10 12.0 6.0-22.6 3 2.0 0.6- 6.2 6 7.1 3.0-15.9
Low Country 49 38 73.8 56.6-85.9 5 15.8 6.5-33.6 3 4.8 1.3-16.4 3 5.6 1.7-16.8
Palmetto 136 103 77.2 68.1-84.3 8 6.3 2.8-13.4 15 11.6 6.6-19.7 10 4.9 2.5- 9.6
Pee Dee 98 67 65.8 53.9-76.0 11 13.0 6.5-24.2 10 10.8 5.3-20.5 10 10.4 5.4-19.1
Trident 102 69 63.5 50.9-74.4 6 9.1 3.3-22.3 16 16.8 9.7-27.4 11 10.7 5.3-20.6
Upper Savannah 62 53 85.0 71.8-92.7 2 4.5 0.9-19.3 0 0.0 . - . 7 10.5 4.7-21.8
Waccamaw 78 55 69.5 55.8-80.5 6 9.4 3.9-21.1 5 4.8 1.5-13.9 12 16.3 8.2-29.8
Wateree 51 37 71.2 55.1-83.3 3 5.6 1.8-16.3 5 9.8 3.9-22.5 6 13.4 5.5-29.0
Region***
Region I 116 92 79.9 70.4-86.9 7 6.2 2.7-13.9 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9 15 13.2 7.7-21.7
Region II 172 130 73.1 64.5-80.3 16 10.3 5.9-17.5 13 7.2 4.0-12.6 13 9.4 5.1-16.6
Region III 200 152 76.7 69.3-82.7 17 9.2 5.4-15.1 19 9.8 5.9-15.8 12 4.3 2.3- 7.9
Region IV 149 104 67.7 58.2-75.9 14 10.4 5.7-18.3 15 10.4 6.0-17.6 16 11.4 6.8-18.7
Region V 89 70 79.0 67.8-87.1 10 12.0 6.0-22.6 3 2.0 0.6- 6.2 6 7.1 3.0-15.9
Region VI 78 55 69.5 55.8-80.5 6 9.4 3.9-21.1 5 4.8 1.5-13.9 12 16.3 8.2-29.8
Region VII 102 69 63.5 50.9-74.4 6 9.1 3.3-22.3 16 16.8 9.7-27.4 11 10.7 5.3-20.6
Region VIII 49 38 73.8 56.6-85.9 5 15.8 6.5-33.6 3 4.8 1.3-16.4 3 5.6 1.7-16.8

*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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