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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Anxiety and Depression

Over the last 2 weeks, how many days have you had trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching the TV?*

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  Total #
Respondents
1 to 2 days 3 to 7 days 8 to 13 days 14 days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,654 517 6.3 5.6- 7.0 519 6.4 5.7- 7.2 115 1.1 0.9- 1.4 303 3.3 2.9- 3.9 7,200 82.9 81.7-83.9
GENDER
Male 3,342 147 4.8 3.9- 5.9 150 5.3 4.3- 6.5 34 0.9 0.6- 1.3 89 2.2 1.7- 2.9 2,922 86.8 85.2-88.3
Female 5,312 370 7.6 6.7- 8.7 369 7.4 6.5- 8.4 81 1.3 1.0- 1.8 214 4.4 3.6- 5.3 4,278 79.2 77.7-80.7
RACE
White 6,615 379 6.2 5.5- 7.0 344 5.8 5.0- 6.6 87 1.2 0.9- 1.5 227 3.4 2.8- 4.1 5,578 83.5 82.2-84.7
African American 1,734 116 6.4 5.0- 8.1 146 7.5 6.1- 9.1 26 1.2 0.7- 1.9 62 3.0 2.1- 4.3 1,384 82.0 79.5-84.3
Other 232 17 7.0 3.8-12.5 25 10.1 5.8-17.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 10 3.4 1.6- 7.0 179 79.3 71.5-85.4
HISPANIC
Yes 174 14 8.0 4.1-15.1 12 8.9 4.1-18.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 5 4.7 1.5-14.1 142 78.2 67.8-85.9
No 8,319 498 6.3 5.6- 7.0 498 6.3 5.6- 7.1 112 1.2 0.9- 1.5 287 3.2 2.8- 3.8 6,924 83.0 81.9-84.1
AGE
18-24 319 25 7.0 4.5-10.8 33 9.8 6.4-14.7 5 1.4 0.5- 3.8 11 3.8 1.8- 7.8 245 78.0 72.0-83.0
25-34 919 77 7.7 5.9- 9.9 63 5.8 4.4- 7.8 8 0.8 0.4- 1.6 31 2.9 1.9- 4.4 740 82.8 79.9-85.4
35-44 1,388 115 7.8 6.2- 9.6 95 6.4 5.1- 8.1 13 0.7 0.4- 1.4 48 3.5 2.4- 5.1 1,117 81.5 78.9-83.9
45-54 1,744 121 6.4 5.1- 7.9 151 8.5 7.0-10.2 36 1.8 1.2- 2.7 87 4.4 3.4- 5.7 1,349 79.0 76.6-81.2
55-64 1,812 83 4.8 3.6- 6.3 85 5.0 3.9- 6.6 36 1.7 1.2- 2.5 73 4.0 3.1- 5.2 1,535 84.4 82.2-86.4
65+ 2,394 92 3.6 2.8- 4.5 89 4.0 3.1- 5.1 17 0.5 0.3- 0.9 51 1.8 1.3- 2.6 2,145 90.1 88.6-91.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,235 54 5.2 3.6- 7.5 111 9.7 7.7-12.3 22 1.7 0.9- 3.2 80 6.7 4.9- 9.1 968 76.7 73.1-79.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,636 172 6.8 5.6- 8.1 171 6.4 5.2- 7.8 33 1.0 0.7- 1.5 99 3.0 2.3- 3.9 2,161 82.8 80.8-84.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,148 142 7.0 5.6- 8.7 126 6.3 5.0- 8.0 28 1.3 0.9- 2.0 78 3.6 2.6- 4.9 1,774 81.8 79.4-84.0
College Graduate 2,609 149 5.7 4.7- 7.0 109 4.9 3.9- 6.2 32 0.8 0.5- 1.2 45 1.9 1.3- 3.0 2,274 86.6 84.8-88.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,018 61 7.0 5.0- 9.7 108 9.6 7.6-12.1 33 3.2 2.0- 4.9 87 8.3 6.4-10.7 729 71.9 68.1-75.5
$15,000- $24,999 1,290 89 6.2 4.7- 8.1 116 9.1 7.2-11.5 19 0.8 0.5- 1.4 60 4.3 2.9- 6.2 1,006 79.6 76.4-82.4
$25,000- $34,999 982 69 7.1 5.2- 9.8 44 5.3 3.6- 7.7 12 1.1 0.6- 2.1 34 3.0 1.8- 4.9 823 83.5 79.9-86.5
$35,000- $49,999 1,220 85 8.2 6.3-10.6 71 6.9 5.1- 9.2 22 1.7 1.1- 2.7 35 3.5 2.2- 5.5 1,007 79.7 76.4-82.7
$50,000+ 2,939 158 5.6 4.6- 6.9 126 4.6 3.7- 5.7 13 0.4 0.2- 0.8 46 1.8 1.2- 2.7 2,596 87.5 85.8-89.1
Health District**
Appalachia I 687 45 7.1 4.9-10.2 39 4.9 3.4- 7.0 8 0.9 0.4- 1.9 33 4.1 2.7- 6.0 562 83.1 79.4-86.2
Appalachia II 631 43 7.4 5.3-10.2 35 5.6 3.8- 8.2 10 1.3 0.7- 2.6 22 2.6 1.6- 4.3 521 83.0 79.3-86.2
Appalachia III 481 24 5.8 3.6- 9.2 30 6.0 4.0- 9.0 8 1.5 0.6- 3.7 24 6.7 4.0-10.9 395 80.0 74.9-84.3
Catawba 367 16 4.5 2.4- 8.2 23 6.9 4.1-11.2 4 1.1 0.4- 3.1 18 4.3 2.6- 7.0 306 83.3 78.1-87.5
Edisto Savannah 1,025 59 5.8 4.2- 7.8 75 8.4 6.5-10.8 18 1.7 1.0- 3.0 34 3.1 2.0- 4.6 839 81.0 77.8-83.9
Low Country 911 61 6.6 4.8- 8.9 53 6.8 4.8- 9.7 12 1.0 0.4- 2.5 34 2.7 1.8- 4.1 751 82.8 79.3-85.8
Palmetto 814 49 6.8 4.9- 9.2 40 5.8 3.9- 8.5 7 0.7 0.3- 1.5 24 3.0 1.9- 4.7 694 83.7 80.3-86.7
Pee Dee 703 50 7.8 5.6-10.7 45 7.0 4.9- 9.8 12 1.2 0.6- 2.4 18 2.4 1.4- 4.1 578 81.7 77.8-85.0
Trident 1,001 50 4.7 3.4- 6.6 65 6.7 5.0- 8.9 14 1.3 0.7- 2.4 22 2.2 1.3- 3.8 850 85.0 82.0-87.6
Upper Savannah 567 32 4.9 3.2- 7.4 32 5.9 3.9- 8.8 6 0.6 0.3- 1.5 23 3.2 2.0- 5.1 474 85.3 81.5-88.4
Waccamaw 917 45 5.2 3.7- 7.2 57 7.0 5.1- 9.5 10 0.7 0.4- 1.5 32 2.9 1.9- 4.4 773 84.3 81.1-87.0
Wateree 457 38 10.1 6.9-14.5 20 5.7 2.9-11.1 4 0.9 0.3- 2.3 18 4.5 2.4- 8.2 377 78.8 72.8-83.8
Region***
Region I 1,254 77 6.1 4.6- 8.0 71 5.4 4.1- 7.0 14 0.8 0.4- 1.4 56 3.7 2.7- 5.0 1,036 84.1 81.5-86.4
Region II 1,112 67 6.7 5.1- 8.7 65 5.8 4.4- 7.7 18 1.4 0.8- 2.5 46 4.5 3.1- 6.5 916 81.6 78.6-84.3
Region III 1,181 65 6.1 4.6- 8.0 63 6.1 4.5- 8.3 11 0.8 0.4- 1.5 42 3.4 2.4- 4.7 1,000 83.6 80.8-86.1
Region IV 1,160 88 8.7 6.8-11.1 65 6.5 4.6- 8.9 16 1.1 0.6- 1.9 36 3.2 2.1- 4.9 955 80.5 77.2-83.4
Region V 1,025 59 5.8 4.2- 7.8 75 8.4 6.5-10.8 18 1.7 1.0- 3.0 34 3.1 2.0- 4.6 839 81.0 77.8-83.9
Region VI 917 45 5.2 3.7- 7.2 57 7.0 5.1- 9.5 10 0.7 0.4- 1.5 32 2.9 1.9- 4.4 773 84.3 81.1-87.0
Region VII 1,001 50 4.7 3.4- 6.6 65 6.7 5.0- 8.9 14 1.3 0.7- 2.4 22 2.2 1.3- 3.8 850 85.0 82.0-87.6
Region VIII 911 61 6.6 4.8- 8.9 53 6.8 4.8- 9.7 12 1.0 0.4- 2.5 34 2.7 1.8- 4.1 751 82.8 79.3-85.8

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50 and confidence intervals with width greater than 20. 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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