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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,333 374 30.4 27.0-34.2 959 69.6 65.8-73.0
GENDER
Male 529 144 33.8 28.0-40.2 385 66.2 59.8-72.0
Female 804 230 27.4 23.8-31.3 574 72.6 68.7-76.2
RACE
White 821 201 27.2 22.7-32.2 620 72.8 67.8-77.3
African American 391 132 36.4 30.2-43.0 259 63.6 57.0-69.8
Other 61 16 22.5 11.4-39.7 45 77.5 60.3-88.6
HISPANIC
Yes 16 4 10.4 2.5-34.0 12 89.6 66.0-97.5
No 1,264 346 30.6 27.0-34.4 918 69.4 65.6-73.0
AGE
18-24 2 1 79.0 19.0-98.4 1 21.0 1.6-81.0
25-34 29 8 40.5 17.3-69.0 21 59.5 31.0-82.7
35-44 85 27 34.7 22.5-49.3 58 65.3 50.7-77.5
45-54 231 59 26.0 19.7-33.5 172 74.0 66.5-80.3
55-64 376 120 32.1 26.5-38.2 256 67.9 61.8-73.5
65+ 610 159 28.3 23.9-33.2 451 71.7 66.8-76.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 296 96 30.8 24.8-37.6 200 69.2 62.4-75.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 433 137 34.9 29.0-41.3 296 65.1 58.7-71.0
Some Post-H.S. 310 81 31.4 23.0-41.1 229 68.6 58.9-77.0
College Graduate 286 57 22.3 16.3-29.7 229 77.7 70.3-83.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 252 90 38.2 30.9-46.1 162 61.8 53.9-69.1
$15,000- $24,999 261 80 33.9 24.6-44.6 181 66.1 55.4-75.4
$25,000- $34,999 168 44 29.8 21.2-40.1 124 70.2 59.9-78.8
$35,000- $49,999 152 28 24.7 15.4-37.2 124 75.3 62.8-84.6
$50,000+ 277 56 20.6 15.3-27.2 221 79.4 72.8-84.7
Health District**
Appalachia I 98 28 33.4 21.8-47.6 70 66.6 52.4-78.2
Appalachia II 75 16 22.2 13.2-34.8 59 77.8 65.2-86.8
Appalachia III 73 16 33.3 18.1-53.0 57 66.7 47.0-81.9
Catawba 54 17 30.0 18.7-44.4 37 70.0 55.6-81.3
Edisto Savannah 191 54 27.3 20.0-35.9 137 72.7 64.1-80.0
Low Country 140 35 26.6 18.7-36.4 105 73.4 63.6-81.3
Palmetto 86 26 35.4 24.0-48.7 60 64.6 51.3-76.0
Pee Dee 129 41 34.4 25.4-44.6 88 65.6 55.4-74.6
Trident 136 41 32.5 23.4-43.1 95 67.5 56.9-76.6
Upper Savannah 99 26 24.4 16.6-34.5 73 75.6 65.5-83.4
Waccamaw 150 40 28.7 20.4-38.9 110 71.3 61.1-79.6
Wateree 87 29 31.4 21.5-43.3 58 68.6 56.7-78.5
Region***
Region I 197 54 28.9 21.5-37.7 143 71.1 62.3-78.5
Region II 148 32 27.9 18.2-40.3 116 72.1 59.7-81.8
Region III 140 43 33.5 24.8-43.4 97 66.5 56.6-75.2
Region IV 216 70 33.2 26.3-40.9 146 66.8 59.1-73.7
Region V 191 54 27.3 20.0-35.9 137 72.7 64.1-80.0
Region VI 150 40 28.7 20.4-38.9 110 71.3 61.1-79.6
Region VII 136 41 32.5 23.4-43.1 95 67.5 56.9-76.6
Region VIII 140 35 26.6 18.7-36.4 105 73.4 63.6-81.3

*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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