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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes Yes,during pregnancy No No,pre-diabetes/boarderline diabete
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,027 1,122 9.6 8.9-10.4 66 0.9 0.7- 1.2 7,724 88.5 87.6-89.2 115 1.0 0.8- 1.3
GENDER
Male 3,488 451 9.6 8.5-10.7 0 0.0 . - . 3,005 89.9 88.7-91.0 32 0.6 0.4- 0.9
Female 5,539 671 9.7 8.8-10.7 66 1.8 1.3- 2.4 4,719 87.2 86.0-88.3 83 1.4 1.0- 1.8
RACE
White 6,836 724 8.2 7.5- 8.9 49 0.9 0.7- 1.3 5,971 89.8 89.0-90.6 92 1.0 0.8- 1.3
African American 1,861 347 13.8 12.0-15.8 15 1.0 0.5- 1.9 1,478 84.3 82.1-86.2 21 1.0 0.5- 1.8
Other 245 32 7.4 4.7-11.3 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 210 91.9 87.9-94.7 1 0.4 0.1- 2.5
HISPANIC
Yes 181 22 8.6 4.5-15.8 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0 157 90.3 82.8-94.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
No 8,665 1,053 9.5 8.8-10.2 65 0.9 0.7- 1.3 7,441 88.6 87.8-89.4 106 1.0 0.8- 1.2
AGE
18-24 338 3 1.2 0.3- 4.5 3 1.0 0.2- 3.7 331 97.6 94.3-99.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
25-34 951 15 1.5 0.8- 2.6 21 2.0 1.2- 3.1 910 96.0 94.4-97.1 5 0.6 0.2- 1.6
35-44 1,437 65 5.1 3.7- 6.9 29 1.7 1.1- 2.7 1,333 92.6 90.6-94.2 10 0.6 0.3- 1.3
45-54 1,822 224 12.2 10.4-14.2 6 0.3 0.1- 0.7 1,572 86.5 84.3-88.3 20 1.1 0.6- 1.8
55-64 1,894 319 16.8 14.8-19.0 4 0.2 0.1- 0.4 1,541 81.7 79.5-83.7 30 1.4 0.9- 2.0
65+ 2,497 491 20.8 18.8-22.9 2 0.0 0.0- 0.2 1,955 77.1 75.0-79.1 49 2.0 1.4- 2.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,329 263 16.0 13.7-18.7 6 0.9 0.3- 2.6 1,038 82.1 79.3-84.7 22 0.9 0.5- 1.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,771 381 10.1 8.8-11.5 22 1.0 0.6- 1.7 2,323 87.5 86.0-88.9 45 1.4 1.0- 2.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,223 263 9.5 8.1-11.0 15 0.6 0.3- 1.0 1,911 88.8 87.1-90.2 34 1.2 0.8- 1.7
College Graduate 2,676 211 6.2 5.2- 7.3 23 1.1 0.7- 1.8 2,429 92.3 91.0-93.4 13 0.4 0.2- 1.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,078 252 19.8 17.0-23.0 5 0.4 0.2- 1.2 802 77.9 74.5-80.9 19 1.9 1.0- 3.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,355 215 12.2 10.1-14.6 10 1.1 0.5- 2.7 1,107 85.2 82.5-87.5 23 1.5 0.9- 2.4
$25,000- $34,999 1,011 134 10.4 8.3-13.0 4 0.5 0.2- 1.6 864 88.4 85.7-90.7 9 0.6 0.3- 1.4
$35,000- $49,999 1,252 115 7.2 5.7- 9.0 12 1.0 0.5- 2.1 1,110 91.0 89.0-92.7 15 0.8 0.4- 1.7
$50,000+ 3,011 212 5.5 4.6- 6.4 30 1.2 0.8- 1.9 2,745 92.7 91.5-93.7 24 0.6 0.4- 1.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 711 90 10.2 8.0-12.9 4 0.6 0.2- 1.6 605 87.9 85.0-90.2 12 1.4 0.8- 2.6
Appalachia II 654 54 6.7 5.0- 9.1 5 0.7 0.3- 1.9 587 91.6 89.1-93.6 8 0.9 0.4- 1.9
Appalachia III 500 61 10.4 7.7-14.0 4 0.7 0.2- 2.1 428 87.7 84.0-90.7 7 1.2 0.5- 2.5
Catawba 383 48 9.3 6.7-12.6 4 1.5 0.6- 4.2 328 88.5 84.7-91.5 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4
Edisto Savannah 1,069 159 11.8 9.7-14.2 7 1.6 0.5- 4.9 890 85.8 82.8-88.4 13 0.8 0.5- 1.5
Low Country 939 113 8.2 6.6-10.1 12 1.5 0.7- 2.9 803 89.5 87.2-91.4 11 0.8 0.4- 1.7
Palmetto 849 93 9.5 7.5-11.9 6 0.9 0.4- 2.1 737 88.2 85.5-90.4 13 1.5 0.8- 2.8
Pee Dee 745 113 12.1 9.7-15.1 4 0.8 0.3- 2.5 620 86.3 83.1-88.9 8 0.8 0.3- 1.8
Trident 1,044 111 8.8 7.0-11.1 11 1.3 0.6- 2.4 913 89.2 86.8-91.3 9 0.6 0.3- 1.3
Upper Savannah 586 79 11.0 8.5-14.1 2 0.2 0.0- 0.9 495 87.7 84.6-90.3 10 1.1 0.6- 2.1
Waccamaw 952 117 9.2 7.4-11.2 4 0.6 0.2- 1.7 817 89.0 86.6-91.0 14 1.2 0.6- 2.8
Wateree 481 69 10.9 8.2-14.2 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0 403 87.8 84.3-90.6 6 0.7 0.3- 1.9
Region***
Region I 1,297 169 10.5 8.8-12.5 6 0.4 0.2- 1.0 1,100 87.8 85.7-89.6 22 1.3 0.8- 2.0
Region II 1,154 115 8.4 6.8-10.4 9 0.7 0.3- 1.5 1,015 89.9 87.8-91.6 15 1.0 0.6- 1.7
Region III 1,232 141 9.4 7.8-11.3 10 1.1 0.6- 2.1 1,065 88.3 86.1-90.1 16 1.2 0.7- 2.2
Region IV 1,226 182 11.6 9.8-13.8 7 0.7 0.3- 1.7 1,023 86.9 84.6-88.9 14 0.7 0.4- 1.4
Region V 1,069 159 11.8 9.7-14.2 7 1.6 0.5- 4.9 890 85.8 82.8-88.4 13 0.8 0.5- 1.5
Region VI 952 117 9.2 7.4-11.2 4 0.6 0.2- 1.7 817 89.0 86.6-91.0 14 1.2 0.6- 2.8
Region VII 1,044 111 8.8 7.0-11.1 11 1.3 0.6- 2.4 913 89.2 86.8-91.3 9 0.6 0.3- 1.3
Region VIII 939 113 8.2 6.6-10.1 12 1.5 0.7- 2.9 803 89.5 87.2-91.4 11 0.8 0.4- 1.7

*The diabetes measure changed in 2004 to include pre-diabetics.

#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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