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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

Have you ever had any sores or irritations on your feet that took more than four weeks to heal?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,120 126 12.3 9.8-15.4 994 87.7 84.6-90.2
GENDER
Male 450 57 12.9 9.3-17.6 393 87.1 82.4-90.7
Female 670 69 11.8 8.4-16.2 601 88.2 83.8-91.6
RACE
White 723 76 12.6 9.2-16.9 647 87.4 83.1-90.8
African American 346 42 11.8 8.0-17.1 304 88.2 82.9-92.0
AGE
35-44 65 14 18.6 9.2-34.2 51 81.4 65.8-90.8
45-54 224 30 13.6 8.7-20.4 194 86.4 79.6-91.3
55-64 318 40 12.5 8.8-17.5 278 87.5 82.5-91.2
65+ 490 40 8.4 5.8-12.0 450 91.6 88.0-94.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 263 37 18.7 11.9-28.0 226 81.3 72.0-88.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 380 47 13.5 9.7-18.5 333 86.5 81.5-90.3
Some Post-H.S. 262 22 6.7 4.1-10.8 240 93.3 89.2-95.9
College Graduate 211 20 9.5 5.0-17.1 191 90.5 82.9-95.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 252 39 17.5 12.2-24.3 213 82.5 75.7-87.8
$15,000- $24,999 215 32 19.9 12.2-30.7 183 80.1 69.3-87.8
$25,000- $34,999 134 9 6.9 3.1-14.7 125 93.1 85.3-96.9
$35,000- $49,999 115 13 9.6 5.3-16.8 102 90.4 83.2-94.7
$50,000+ 212 14 6.9 3.2-14.0 198 93.1 86.0-96.8
Health District**
Appalachia I 90 17 24.1 14.4-37.5 73 75.9 62.5-85.6
Appalachia II 54 9 17.4 8.5-32.5 45 82.6 67.5-91.5
Appalachia III 61 9 19.1 8.0-38.9 52 80.9 61.1-92.0
Catawba 48 3 5.7 1.8-16.5 45 94.3 83.5-98.2
Edisto Savannah 159 17 9.1 5.4-15.0 142 90.9 85.0-94.6
Low Country 113 10 6.9 3.6-13.0 103 93.1 87.0-96.4
Palmetto 93 8 9.4 4.6-18.3 85 90.6 81.7-95.4
Pee Dee 113 18 14.0 8.2-23.0 95 86.0 77.0-91.8
Trident 111 9 9.4 3.9-21.0 102 90.6 79.0-96.1
Upper Savannah 79 8 11.0 5.4-21.0 71 89.0 79.0-94.6
Waccamaw 116 13 15.1 8.5-25.4 103 84.9 74.6-91.5
Wateree 69 5 8.0 3.1-19.4 64 92.0 80.6-96.9
Region***
Region I 169 25 18.0 11.7-26.5 144 82.0 73.5-88.3
Region II 115 18 18.4 10.3-30.6 97 81.6 69.4-89.7
Region III 141 11 8.3 4.5-14.7 130 91.7 85.3-95.5
Region IV 182 23 11.8 7.4-18.3 159 88.2 81.7-92.6
Region V 159 17 9.1 5.4-15.0 142 90.9 85.0-94.6
Region VI 116 13 15.1 8.5-25.4 103 84.9 74.6-91.5
Region VII 111 9 9.4 3.9-21.0 102 90.6 79.0-96.1
Region VIII 113 10 6.9 3.6-13.0 103 93.1 87.0-96.4

Some demographic sections have been 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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