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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,013 290 29.5 26.2-32.9 723 70.5 67.1-73.8
GENDER
Male 428 122 28.6 23.9-33.8 306 71.4 66.2-76.1
Female 585 168 30.3 26.0-35.0 417 69.7 65.0-74.0
RACE
White 625 171 27.5 23.8-31.6 454 72.5 68.4-76.2
African American 355 108 31.3 25.7-37.6 247 68.7 62.4-74.3
Other 22 7 38.9 19.4-62.8 15 61.1 37.2-80.6
HISPANIC
Yes 10 4 53.3 23.2-81.2 6 46.7 18.8-76.8
No 966 276 29.3 26.0-32.8 690 70.7 67.2-74.0
AGE
18-24 5 2 39.1 9.2-80.3 3 60.9 19.7-90.8
25-34 27 9 28.8 14.6-48.7 18 71.2 51.3-85.4
35-44 76 25 36.5 24.7-50.3 51 63.5 49.7-75.3
45-54 171 49 27.6 20.6-35.9 122 72.4 64.1-79.4
55-64 316 87 28.2 23.0-34.1 229 71.8 65.9-77.0
65+ 416 116 28.4 23.6-33.8 300 71.6 66.2-76.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 241 72 30.7 24.1-38.1 169 69.3 61.9-75.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 353 105 31.6 25.9-37.9 248 68.4 62.1-74.1
Some Post-H.S. 246 68 27.3 21.4-34.0 178 72.7 66.0-78.6
College Graduate 169 42 24.7 18.3-32.6 127 75.3 67.4-81.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 240 73 35.1 27.8-43.3 167 64.9 56.7-72.2
$15,000- $24,999 215 63 31.1 24.1-39.2 152 68.9 60.8-75.9
$25,000- $34,999 98 26 25.8 16.9-37.3 72 74.2 62.7-83.1
$35,000- $49,999 127 27 20.4 13.9-28.9 100 79.6 71.1-86.1
$50,000+ 177 52 28.9 22.1-36.8 125 71.1 63.2-77.9
Health District**
Appalachia I 56 12 22.7 11.8-39.3 44 77.3 60.7-88.2
Appalachia II 93 27 28.4 19.5-39.5 66 71.6 60.5-80.5
Appalachia III 89 23 29.2 19.1-41.8 66 70.8 58.2-80.9
Catawba 64 10 19.3 10.4-33.0 54 80.7 67.0-89.6
Edisto Savannah 93 28 30.7 21.0-42.5 65 69.3 57.5-79.0
Low Country 53 21 43.8 28.1-60.7 32 56.2 39.3-71.9
Palmetto 141 48 31.0 23.0-40.3 93 69.0 59.7-77.0
Pee Dee 104 32 28.6 19.8-39.4 72 71.4 60.6-80.2
Trident 107 35 35.6 25.0-47.7 72 64.4 52.3-75.0
Upper Savannah 64 15 27.7 16.6-42.4 49 72.3 57.6-83.4
Waccamaw 80 15 17.0 9.9-27.6 65 83.0 72.4-90.1
Wateree 56 18 32.2 19.3-48.4 38 67.8 51.6-80.7
Region***
Region I 120 27 25.5 17.1-36.0 93 74.5 64.0-82.9
Region II 182 50 28.8 21.8-36.9 132 71.2 63.1-78.2
Region III 205 58 27.4 21.0-34.8 147 72.6 65.2-79.0
Region IV 160 50 29.9 22.3-38.7 110 70.1 61.3-77.7
Region V 93 28 30.7 21.0-42.5 65 69.3 57.5-79.0
Region VI 80 15 17.0 9.9-27.6 65 83.0 72.4-90.1
Region VII 107 35 35.6 25.0-47.7 72 64.4 52.3-75.0
Region VIII 53 21 43.8 28.1-60.7 32 56.2 39.3-71.9

*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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