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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

About how many times in the last year have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?*

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  Total #
Respondents
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,065 763 72.3 68.6-75.7 101 8.1 6.3-10.3 73 7.6 5.7-10.1 128 12.0 9.6-14.9
GENDER
Male 436 315 72.5 66.7-77.6 31 6.1 3.8- 9.7 28 7.3 4.7-11.0 62 14.1 10.3-19.0
Female 629 448 72.1 67.2-76.5 70 9.9 7.4-13.0 45 8.0 5.4-11.6 66 10.0 7.3-13.7
RACE
White 697 509 72.3 67.7-76.4 56 7.5 5.3-10.4 38 6.5 4.5- 9.4 94 13.8 10.7-17.6
African American 321 218 70.9 63.9-77.1 43 9.6 6.6-13.8 33 10.1 6.4-15.4 27 9.4 5.7-15.2
AGE
35-44 64 39 69.4 53.9-81.5 10 13.2 5.7-27.6 3 2.6 0.7- 9.8 12 14.8 7.1-28.1
45-54 218 154 70.2 61.8-77.5 22 7.0 4.2-11.6 22 11.3 7.0-17.6 20 11.5 6.6-19.2
55-64 312 230 75.6 69.4-80.9 24 7.0 4.3-11.0 17 6.0 3.3-10.6 41 11.4 7.9-16.2
65+ 448 324 72.8 67.3-77.7 44 9.0 6.3-12.7 29 6.8 4.5-10.3 51 11.3 7.9-16.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 234 165 69.2 60.5-76.7 27 10.1 6.4-15.6 22 9.4 5.6-15.4 20 11.3 6.1-19.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 363 260 75.9 70.0-81.0 27 4.7 3.0- 7.3 27 7.7 4.9-11.8 49 11.7 8.1-16.7
Some Post-H.S. 257 186 71.0 63.0-77.9 21 6.6 3.9-11.0 17 9.4 5.1-16.6 33 13.0 8.5-19.5
College Graduate 209 150 71.2 62.7-78.5 26 13.5 8.2-21.4 7 3.2 1.4- 7.4 26 12.1 7.7-18.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 232 145 61.8 53.2-69.7 35 13.6 9.1-20.0 33 15.1 9.9-22.4 19 9.5 5.2-16.8
$15,000- $24,999 208 149 71.3 62.3-79.0 15 5.7 2.8-11.1 15 9.7 5.5-16.4 29 13.3 8.0-21.2
$25,000- $34,999 133 98 74.4 62.8-83.3 11 5.9 3.0-11.4 10 6.0 3.0-11.6 14 13.7 6.6-26.3
$35,000- $49,999 115 82 71.2 60.3-80.2 10 8.3 4.3-15.7 6 7.2 3.2-15.7 17 13.2 7.2-22.9
$50,000+ 209 162 77.3 69.2-83.8 16 7.6 3.8-14.7 3 1.4 0.4- 5.0 28 13.6 8.8-20.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 84 59 69.8 57.3-79.9 8 10.3 4.9-20.4 8 7.5 3.6-15.1 9 12.3 5.8-24.4
Appalachia II 51 36 68.3 52.3-81.0 3 5.5 1.6-17.1 4 6.6 2.2-18.2 8 19.6 9.6-35.9
Appalachia III 58 43 71.9 55.8-83.9 5 11.9 4.5-27.7 5 5.4 2.1-13.0 5 10.8 4.0-26.0
Catawba 46 41 89.9 77.1-95.9 3 5.0 1.6-14.8 1 2.9 0.4-17.9 1 2.2 0.3-14.3
Edisto Savannah 154 120 80.7 72.0-87.2 11 5.6 2.9-10.8 8 6.5 2.6-15.5 15 7.2 4.1-12.3
Low Country 106 67 63.8 52.8-73.5 10 9.2 4.3-18.5 7 6.3 2.7-14.3 22 20.6 13.3-30.5
Palmetto 91 64 70.3 58.1-80.1 7 4.8 2.2-10.2 7 9.7 4.1-21.6 13 15.2 8.4-25.9
Pee Dee 107 78 76.0 65.1-84.4 14 10.4 5.2-19.6 7 7.7 3.3-16.8 8 5.9 2.6-12.7
Trident 106 76 74.2 62.2-83.3 12 6.8 3.7-12.2 5 5.4 2.2-13.1 13 13.6 6.6-26.0
Upper Savannah 75 54 75.1 62.4-84.5 8 9.9 4.1-22.2 4 5.3 1.7-15.3 9 9.7 4.9-18.3
Waccamaw 111 74 61.8 50.5-72.0 9 7.2 3.7-13.8 11 16.3 8.3-29.5 17 14.6 9.0-22.9
Wateree 62 41 61.7 46.3-75.0 9 15.7 7.7-29.4 5 12.4 4.4-30.0 7 10.3 4.3-22.5
Region***
Region I 159 113 72.3 63.6-79.6 16 10.1 5.8-17.3 12 6.5 3.5-11.8 18 11.1 6.5-18.1
Region II 109 79 70.3 59.2-79.5 8 9.1 4.2-18.7 9 5.9 2.9-11.7 13 14.6 8.2-24.9
Region III 137 105 76.3 66.9-83.7 10 4.9 2.5- 9.1 8 7.6 3.4-16.3 14 11.2 6.3-19.1
Region IV 169 119 70.9 61.9-78.5 23 12.3 7.5-19.4 12 9.4 4.9-17.3 15 7.5 4.1-13.1
Region V 154 120 80.7 72.0-87.2 11 5.6 2.9-10.8 8 6.5 2.6-15.5 15 7.2 4.1-12.3
Region VI 111 74 61.8 50.5-72.0 9 7.2 3.7-13.8 11 16.3 8.3-29.5 17 14.6 9.0-22.9
Region VII 106 76 74.2 62.2-83.3 12 6.8 3.7-12.2 5 5.4 2.2-13.1 13 13.6 6.6-26.0
Region VIII 106 67 63.8 52.8-73.5 10 9.2 4.3-18.5 7 6.3 2.7-14.3 22 20.6 13.3-30.5

Some demographic sections were suppressed: Rows contained less than 50 respondents.

*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 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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