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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Healthy Days

During the past 30 days, for about how many days did poor physical or mental health keep you from doing your usual activities, such as self-care, work, or recreation?*

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  Total #
Respondents
None 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days 30days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,428 2,637 60.1 58.2-61.9 489 12.3 11.0-13.7 457 10.4 9.3-11.6 489 9.6 8.6-10.6 356 7.7 6.8- 8.7
GENDER
Male 1,515 872 59.1 55.9-62.2 168 12.9 10.6-15.5 164 10.1 8.4-12.1 164 9.0 7.5-10.8 147 8.9 7.3-10.8
Female 2,913 1,765 60.8 58.7-62.9 321 11.8 10.4-13.3 293 10.6 9.3-12.0 325 10.0 8.9-11.3 209 6.8 5.8- 7.9
RACE
White 3,319 2,005 61.6 59.6-63.5 388 12.8 11.4-14.3 341 10.2 9.1-11.5 357 9.3 8.3-10.4 228 6.1 5.2- 7.0
African American 968 551 56.2 52.0-60.2 87 11.5 8.7-15.2 108 11.3 9.0-14.1 108 9.3 7.4-11.6 114 11.8 9.5-14.5
Other 112 63 61.4 49.6-71.9 8 6.9 3.1-14.8 7 7.7 3.4-16.7 22 15.7 8.7-26.6 12 8.3 4.5-14.7
HISPANIC
Yes 51 31 60.4 43.8-74.9 6 14.7 6.2-31.0 3 8.4 2.0-29.2 7 10.1 4.2-22.1 4 6.4 2.1-17.8
No 4,296 2,567 60.3 58.4-62.1 477 12.2 11.0-13.7 448 10.5 9.4-11.6 470 9.5 8.5-10.5 334 7.5 6.6- 8.6
AGE
18-24 233 150 63.9 56.5-70.7 35 17.1 11.9-24.1 27 11.0 7.4-16.0 14 5.1 2.7- 9.4 7 2.8 1.3- 6.2
25-34 567 373 65.0 60.4-69.4 94 16.8 13.7-20.5 50 8.5 6.2-11.6 32 6.0 4.1- 8.7 18 3.6 2.1- 6.1
35-44 840 483 57.1 53.3-60.8 130 15.2 12.8-18.1 99 11.9 9.7-14.5 86 9.2 7.4-11.5 42 6.6 4.7- 9.1
45-54 944 531 56.4 52.7-60.0 105 9.8 8.0-11.9 114 12.6 10.3-15.4 111 11.3 9.2-13.7 83 10.0 7.8-12.7
55-64 825 465 57.1 53.4-60.8 73 8.9 7.0-11.2 79 9.1 7.3-11.4 116 13.7 11.2-16.6 92 11.2 9.1-13.8
65+ 986 611 61.2 57.7-64.6 48 4.2 3.1- 5.7 85 8.5 6.8-10.5 130 13.3 11.1-15.8 112 12.9 10.6-15.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 692 362 51.1 46.2-56.0 33 6.9 3.9-11.9 64 9.9 7.3-13.3 119 15.1 12.3-18.3 114 17.1 13.9-20.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,426 875 62.7 59.5-65.8 122 9.5 7.7-11.5 133 9.0 7.4-11.0 171 10.5 8.7-12.6 125 8.4 6.8-10.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,131 673 59.9 56.2-63.5 152 15.5 12.8-18.7 118 10.1 8.1-12.6 115 8.6 6.9-10.6 73 5.9 4.4- 7.8
College Graduate 1,170 721 61.9 58.6-65.1 182 15.7 13.4-18.4 141 12.9 10.7-15.3 83 6.2 4.9- 7.7 43 3.3 2.3- 4.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 659 316 46.5 41.1-52.0 37 8.7 5.1-14.5 60 9.2 6.6-12.7 127 16.9 13.4-21.0 119 18.7 15.2-22.8
$15,000- $24,999 798 453 55.8 51.4-60.0 75 10.6 8.0-14.0 85 10.5 8.2-13.3 105 12.7 10.2-15.7 80 10.5 8.1-13.5
$25,000- $34,999 493 320 64.7 59.3-69.7 45 10.4 7.5-14.3 48 9.8 6.9-13.7 52 9.4 6.9-12.8 28 5.6 3.6- 8.8
$35,000- $49,999 653 420 65.2 60.8-69.3 82 12.7 10.0-16.1 61 9.1 7.0-11.8 58 8.1 6.1-10.6 32 4.9 3.2- 7.2
$50,000+ 1,250 806 65.9 62.8-68.9 203 16.3 14.0-18.9 135 10.2 8.4-12.2 77 5.5 4.2- 7.0 29 2.1 1.4- 3.2
Health District**
Appalachia I 283 168 60.4 53.5-67.0 30 14.2 9.5-20.7 27 8.4 5.6-12.4 32 9.8 6.7-14.2 26 7.2 4.8-10.7
Appalachia II 485 300 63.0 57.5-68.1 59 12.5 9.3-16.6 53 11.2 8.2-15.2 47 7.9 5.5-11.4 26 5.3 3.5- 8.0
Appalachia III 382 221 59.6 53.6-65.3 40 11.0 7.8-15.3 36 9.7 6.7-14.0 45 10.1 7.3-13.8 40 9.5 6.7-13.3
Catawba 278 182 66.4 59.8-72.5 29 11.8 7.9-17.2 23 7.7 4.8-12.2 27 8.2 5.5-12.0 17 5.9 3.4-10.0
Edisto Savannah 329 195 59.9 52.3-67.1 34 13.3 8.1-21.0 33 9.9 6.5-14.9 39 9.7 6.7-13.9 28 7.2 4.7-10.8
Low Country 210 127 60.5 50.7-69.6 29 17.3 9.8-28.8 22 10.6 6.2-17.6 19 5.8 3.4- 9.6 13 5.8 3.1-10.5
Palmetto 683 408 59.3 54.6-63.8 89 13.6 10.7-17.1 81 13.1 10.0-16.9 56 6.2 4.6- 8.2 49 7.9 5.6-11.2
Pee Dee 376 222 61.4 55.3-67.2 32 7.6 5.1-11.2 33 8.7 5.8-12.8 44 9.9 7.0-13.7 45 12.5 8.8-17.5
Trident 548 318 57.5 52.3-62.6 72 14.5 11.0-18.9 54 9.6 7.1-12.8 68 11.1 8.5-14.4 36 7.3 4.9-10.7
Upper Savannah 241 133 51.6 44.0-59.2 27 14.2 9.2-21.2 24 10.6 6.6-16.8 31 13.9 9.5-20.0 26 9.6 6.3-14.3
Waccamaw 352 210 59.5 52.8-65.9 27 8.5 5.4-13.0 45 13.4 9.6-18.3 47 12.5 8.4-18.3 23 6.2 3.5-10.5
Wateree 212 127 62.9 54.8-70.3 18 9.0 5.0-15.8 21 8.4 5.3-13.1 27 13.3 8.5-20.2 19 6.4 3.9-10.3
Region***
Region I 524 301 56.2 51.0-61.2 57 14.2 10.6-18.7 51 9.5 6.9-12.9 63 11.8 9.0-15.4 52 8.4 6.2-11.1
Region II 867 521 61.5 57.5-65.3 99 11.8 9.5-14.7 89 10.6 8.3-13.4 92 8.9 7.0-11.3 66 7.2 5.5- 9.3
Region III 961 590 61.3 57.4-65.0 118 13.1 10.6-16.0 104 11.6 9.2-14.5 83 6.7 5.3- 8.5 66 7.3 5.4- 9.8
Region IV 588 349 61.9 57.1-66.6 50 8.1 5.8-11.2 54 8.6 6.3-11.5 71 11.1 8.5-14.5 64 10.3 7.6-13.7
Region V 329 195 59.9 52.3-67.1 34 13.3 8.1-21.0 33 9.9 6.5-14.9 39 9.7 6.7-13.9 28 7.2 4.7-10.8
Region VI 352 210 59.5 52.8-65.9 27 8.5 5.4-13.0 45 13.4 9.6-18.3 47 12.5 8.4-18.3 23 6.2 3.5-10.5
Region VII 548 318 57.5 52.3-62.6 72 14.5 11.0-18.9 54 9.6 7.1-12.8 68 11.1 8.5-14.4 36 7.3 4.9-10.7
Region VIII 210 127 60.5 50.7-69.6 29 17.3 9.8-28.8 22 10.6 6.2-17.6 19 5.8 3.4- 9.6 13 5.8 3.1-10.5

* Respondents who reported no mental and physical health problems in the past month were not asked this question, however, they are included in the 'None' category here.

#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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