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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Womens Health

Have you had a hysterectomy?

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,371 1,927 28.6 27.2-30.1 3,444 71.4 69.9-72.8
GENDER
Female 5,371 1,927 28.6 27.2-30.1 3,444 71.4 69.9-72.8
RACE
White 3,984 1,470 30.2 28.5-31.9 2,514 69.8 68.1-71.5
African American 1,218 413 26.2 23.2-29.4 805 73.8 70.6-76.8
Other 119 25 14.2 8.8-22.1 94 85.8 77.9-91.2
HISPANIC
Yes 105 35 25.0 16.4-36.0 70 75.0 64.0-83.6
No 5,164 1,834 28.4 27.0-29.9 3,330 71.6 70.1-73.0
AGE
18-24 177 0 0.0 . - . 177 100 . - .
25-34 527 19 4.2 2.5- 6.9 508 95.8 93.1-97.5
35-44 864 135 17.0 14.0-20.5 729 83.0 79.5-86.0
45-54 1,116 411 36.6 33.3-40.0 705 63.4 60.0-66.7
55-64 1,077 524 48.2 44.6-51.7 553 51.8 48.3-55.4
65+ 1,549 815 52.8 49.6-55.8 734 47.2 44.2-50.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 779 389 41.5 37.2-46.0 390 58.5 54.0-62.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,665 656 33.3 30.5-36.2 1,009 66.7 63.8-69.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,386 479 26.8 24.1-29.7 907 73.2 70.3-75.9
College Graduate 1,523 393 19.5 17.4-21.8 1,130 80.5 78.2-82.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 777 336 39.2 34.7-43.9 441 60.8 56.1-65.3
$15,000- $24,999 839 345 30.6 26.9-34.6 494 69.4 65.4-73.1
$25,000- $34,999 583 200 25.3 21.3-29.8 383 74.7 70.2-78.7
$35,000- $49,999 723 230 27.3 23.4-31.5 493 72.7 68.5-76.6
$50,000+ 1,562 445 22.9 20.6-25.3 1,117 77.1 74.7-79.4
Health District**
Appalachia I 408 163 32.9 28.1-38.1 245 67.1 61.9-71.9
Appalachia II 380 141 29.7 25.0-35.0 239 70.3 65.0-75.0
Appalachia III 297 126 35.7 29.6-42.3 171 64.3 57.7-70.4
Catawba 217 72 27.6 21.6-34.5 145 72.4 65.5-78.4
Edisto Savannah 651 237 28.6 24.8-32.7 414 71.4 67.3-75.2
Low Country 580 186 24.9 21.4-28.9 394 75.1 71.1-78.6
Palmetto 514 169 27.1 23.1-31.5 345 72.9 68.5-76.9
Pee Dee 458 197 34.3 29.6-39.4 261 65.7 60.6-70.4
Trident 615 182 22.1 18.5-26.1 433 77.9 73.9-81.5
Upper Savannah 336 134 30.2 25.0-35.9 202 69.8 64.1-75.0
Waccamaw 552 192 27.6 23.7-32.0 360 72.4 68.0-76.3
Wateree 295 105 27.5 22.3-33.4 190 72.5 66.6-77.7
Region***
Region I 744 297 31.6 28.1-35.5 447 68.4 64.5-71.9
Region II 677 267 32.5 28.6-36.6 410 67.5 63.4-71.4
Region III 731 241 27.2 23.8-30.9 490 72.8 69.1-76.2
Region IV 753 302 31.7 28.1-35.5 451 68.3 64.5-71.9
Region V 651 237 28.6 24.8-32.7 414 71.4 67.3-75.2
Region VI 552 192 27.6 23.7-32.0 360 72.4 68.0-76.3
Region VII 615 182 22.1 18.5-26.1 433 77.9 73.9-81.5
Region VIII 580 186 24.9 21.4-28.9 394 75.1 71.1-78.6

*A hysterectomy is an operation to removed the uterus or womb

#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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