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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 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 1,329 134 10.5 8.5-13.0 1,195 89.5 87.0-91.5
GENDER
Male 529 58 12.0 8.6-16.5 471 88.0 83.5-91.4
Female 800 76 9.2 7.0-11.9 724 90.8 88.1-93.0
RACE
White 819 84 10.0 7.7-12.9 735 90.0 87.1-92.3
African American 389 34 9.6 6.2-14.6 355 90.4 85.4-93.8
Other 61 11 21.3 10.0-39.9 50 78.7 60.1-90.0
HISPANIC
Yes 16 1 0.9 0.1- 7.1 15 99.1 92.9-99.9
No 1,260 131 10.9 8.7-13.5 1,129 89.1 86.5-91.3
AGE
18-24 2 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - .
25-34 29 1 1.5 0.2-10.6 28 98.5 89.4-99.8
35-44 85 13 16.9 8.7-30.4 72 83.1 69.6-91.3
45-54 230 39 17.4 12.1-24.4 191 82.6 75.6-87.9
55-64 376 37 10.6 7.1-15.5 339 89.4 84.5-92.9
65+ 607 44 6.4 4.4- 9.3 563 93.6 90.7-95.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 294 33 13.2 8.7-19.7 261 86.8 80.3-91.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 433 40 10.1 6.8-14.7 393 89.9 85.3-93.2
Some Post-H.S. 308 39 11.3 7.8-16.2 269 88.7 83.8-92.2
College Graduate 286 22 8.1 4.4-14.4 264 91.9 85.6-95.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 251 35 16.3 10.6-24.2 216 83.7 75.8-89.4
$15,000- $24,999 261 28 10.9 6.7-17.2 233 89.1 82.8-93.3
$25,000- $34,999 167 14 7.0 3.8-12.5 153 93.0 87.5-96.2
$35,000- $49,999 152 14 14.4 7.4-26.1 138 85.6 73.9-92.6
$50,000+ 277 21 7.5 4.7-12.0 256 92.5 88.0-95.3
Health District**
Appalachia I 98 7 12.6 4.6-30.0 91 87.4 70.0-95.4
Appalachia II 75 6 13.0 5.7-27.1 69 87.0 72.9-94.3
Appalachia III 73 6 6.8 2.8-15.4 67 93.2 84.6-97.2
Catawba 54 7 11.1 5.2-22.4 47 88.9 77.6-94.8
Edisto Savannah 190 19 8.8 5.4-14.1 171 91.2 85.9-94.6
Low Country 139 13 7.7 4.1-13.7 126 92.3 86.3-95.9
Palmetto 86 9 13.3 6.3-25.8 77 86.7 74.2-93.7
Pee Dee 129 5 3.9 1.4-10.3 124 96.1 89.7-98.6
Trident 135 17 10.9 6.6-17.6 118 89.1 82.4-93.4
Upper Savannah 98 13 15.7 8.8-26.4 85 84.3 73.6-91.2
Waccamaw 150 24 17.7 11.0-27.2 126 82.3 72.8-89.0
Wateree 87 7 6.7 3.1-14.2 80 93.3 85.8-96.9
Region***
Region I 196 20 14.1 8.2-23.2 176 85.9 76.8-91.8
Region II 148 12 9.8 5.2-17.5 136 90.2 82.5-94.8
Region III 140 16 12.5 7.2-21.0 124 87.5 79.0-92.8
Region IV 216 12 5.0 2.7- 9.2 204 95.0 90.8-97.3
Region V 190 19 8.8 5.4-14.1 171 91.2 85.9-94.6
Region VI 150 24 17.7 11.0-27.2 126 82.3 72.8-89.0
Region VII 135 17 10.9 6.6-17.6 118 89.1 82.4-93.4
Region VIII 139 13 7.7 4.1-13.7 126 92.3 86.3-95.9

*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. 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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