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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,341 1,860 19.2 18.3-20.3 6,481 80.8 79.7-81.7
GENDER
Male 3,283 709 18.6 17.1-20.2 2,574 81.4 79.8-82.9
Female 5,058 1,151 19.8 18.6-21.1 3,907 80.2 78.9-81.4
RACE
White 6,290 1,435 20.1 19.1-21.3 4,855 79.9 78.7-80.9
African American 1,789 365 17.1 15.1-19.4 1,424 82.9 80.6-84.9
Other 203 48 18.5 13.5-24.8 155 81.5 75.2-86.5
HISPANIC
Yes 115 19 12.2 7.1-20.0 96 87.8 80.0-92.9
No 8,091 1,794 19.1 18.1-20.1 6,297 80.9 79.9-81.9
AGE
18-24 402 30 8.3 5.6-12.3 372 91.7 87.7-94.4
25-34 1,021 94 10.2 8.2-12.5 927 89.8 87.5-91.8
35-44 1,469 233 16.0 14.0-18.2 1,236 84.0 81.8-86.0
45-54 1,669 400 23.0 20.8-25.3 1,269 77.0 74.7-79.2
55-64 1,623 451 26.9 24.6-29.3 1,172 73.1 70.7-75.4
65+ 2,084 640 31.2 29.0-33.5 1,444 68.8 66.5-71.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,120 359 29.8 26.4-33.4 761 70.2 66.6-73.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,653 629 20.0 18.3-21.8 2,024 80.0 78.2-81.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,097 471 18.3 16.5-20.2 1,626 81.7 79.8-83.5
College Graduate 2,450 394 14.2 12.8-15.8 2,056 85.8 84.2-87.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,009 441 39.4 35.4-43.6 568 60.6 56.4-64.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,321 359 23.6 21.0-26.5 962 76.4 73.5-79.0
$25,000- $34,999 972 196 16.8 14.3-19.6 776 83.2 80.4-85.7
$35,000- $49,999 1,229 212 15.8 13.6-18.2 1,017 84.2 81.8-86.4
$50,000+ 2,687 360 12.4 11.1-13.8 2,327 87.6 86.2-88.9
Health District**
Appalachia I 529 127 22.1 18.3-26.5 402 77.9 73.5-81.7
Appalachia II 934 195 16.5 14.1-19.2 739 83.5 80.8-85.9
Appalachia III 694 185 24.7 21.1-28.8 509 75.3 71.2-78.9
Catawba 537 105 16.4 13.2-20.1 432 83.6 79.9-86.8
Edisto Savannah 618 145 19.2 16.0-22.9 473 80.8 77.1-84.0
Low Country 441 95 19.4 14.4-25.5 346 80.6 74.5-85.6
Palmetto 1,266 260 17.7 15.4-20.2 1,006 82.3 79.8-84.6
Pee Dee 686 156 19.7 16.5-23.5 530 80.3 76.5-83.5
Trident 989 219 19.6 16.9-22.6 770 80.4 77.4-83.1
Upper Savannah 461 111 21.4 17.4-25.9 350 78.6 74.1-82.6
Waccamaw 662 148 20.7 17.2-24.6 514 79.3 75.4-82.8
Wateree 417 92 16.4 13.2-20.4 325 83.6 79.6-86.8
Region***
Region I 990 238 21.7 18.9-24.8 752 78.3 75.2-81.1
Region II 1,628 380 20.0 17.8-22.3 1,248 80.0 77.7-82.2
Region III 1,803 365 17.3 15.4-19.4 1,438 82.7 80.6-84.6
Region IV 1,103 248 18.5 16.1-21.2 855 81.5 78.8-83.9
Region V 618 145 19.2 16.0-22.9 473 80.8 77.1-84.0
Region VI 662 148 20.7 17.2-24.6 514 79.3 75.4-82.8
Region VII 989 219 19.6 16.9-22.6 770 80.4 77.4-83.1
Region VIII 441 95 19.4 14.4-25.5 346 80.6 74.5-85.6

#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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