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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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Mental Illness and Stigma

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  Total #
Respondents
All Most Some A little None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,922 138 1.4 1.1- 1.8 157 1.7 1.3- 2.1 525 5.1 4.5- 5.8 604 6.0 5.4- 6.8 8,498 85.8 84.8-86.8
GENDER
Male 3,740 50 1.3 0.8- 2.1 51 1.6 1.1- 2.4 165 4.4 3.5- 5.6 219 5.5 4.5- 6.8 3,255 87.1 85.4-88.7
Female 6,182 88 1.4 1.1- 1.9 106 1.7 1.3- 2.3 360 5.7 4.9- 6.5 385 6.5 5.6- 7.5 5,243 84.7 83.3-85.9
RACE
White 7,359 99 1.5 1.1- 2.0 103 1.5 1.1- 1.9 346 4.3 3.6- 5.0 441 5.9 5.2- 6.8 6,370 86.9 85.7-88.0
African American 1,904 23 0.9 0.5- 1.6 29 1.6 0.9- 2.7 135 7.2 5.6- 9.1 108 5.6 4.2- 7.4 1,609 84.7 82.1-87.0
Other 461 11 1.5 0.6- 3.2 16 3.0 1.3- 6.5 25 4.8 2.8- 8.2 38 8.1 4.8-13.4 371 82.6 76.7-87.3
HISPANIC
Yes 155 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2 4 0.8 0.3- 2.5 8 4.5 1.8-10.8 9 9.6 3.8-21.9 132 84.8 73.5-91.8
No 9,614 132 1.4 1.0- 1.8 145 1.6 1.3- 2.1 500 5.0 4.4- 5.8 579 5.9 5.2- 6.7 8,258 86.1 85.0-87.1
AGE
18-24 336 7 1.5 0.6- 3.8 7 2.4 1.1- 5.2 14 3.7 2.0- 6.9 25 7.7 4.7-12.4 283 84.6 79.3-88.8
25-34 883 8 1.4 0.6- 3.5 15 1.4 0.7- 2.5 36 4.7 3.0- 7.4 57 7.0 5.1- 9.6 767 85.5 81.9-88.4
35-44 1,491 18 0.9 0.5- 1.6 24 2.0 1.1- 3.7 65 4.1 3.0- 5.6 95 6.0 4.6- 7.8 1,289 86.9 84.4-89.0
45-54 2,074 32 1.5 1.0- 2.3 37 1.5 1.0- 2.3 124 5.8 4.6- 7.2 132 5.6 4.6- 6.9 1,749 85.5 83.6-87.3
55-64 2,181 33 1.6 1.1- 2.5 39 1.9 1.3- 2.7 135 7.0 5.7- 8.7 114 4.6 3.7- 5.7 1,860 84.9 82.8-86.8
65+ 2,957 40 1.3 0.9- 1.8 35 1.2 0.8- 1.9 151 4.8 4.0- 5.8 181 5.8 4.9- 6.9 2,550 86.9 85.4-88.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,235 51 3.2 2.3- 4.5 54 5.1 3.5- 7.4 149 11.9 9.3-15.1 103 8.1 5.9-11.0 878 71.6 67.5-75.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,967 46 1.5 1.0- 2.3 65 2.4 1.7- 3.6 180 6.1 4.9- 7.5 216 7.0 5.8- 8.4 2,460 82.9 80.8-84.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,514 36 1.8 1.0- 3.2 21 0.6 0.4- 1.0 122 4.0 3.1- 5.0 131 5.8 4.4- 7.6 2,204 87.8 85.6-89.7
College Graduate 3,182 5 0.1 0.0- 0.3 16 0.4 0.2- 0.8 73 2.1 1.5- 3.0 153 4.5 3.6- 5.6 2,935 92.9 91.5-94.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 954 44 4.1 2.8- 6.0 46 5.6 3.5- 8.9 110 13.3 9.9-17.7 93 10.5 7.4-14.6 661 66.5 61.3-71.2
$15,000- $24,999 1,401 30 2.9 1.6- 5.4 43 3.5 2.2- 5.5 125 9.5 7.2-12.4 118 7.8 6.0-10.0 1,085 76.3 72.5-79.7
$25,000- $34,999 1,114 13 1.3 0.6- 3.0 12 1.4 0.7- 2.7 68 5.8 4.1- 8.1 75 8.5 6.0-11.8 946 83.0 79.2-86.2
$35,000- $49,999 1,428 10 0.6 0.3- 1.2 14 1.3 0.7- 2.5 61 3.8 2.7- 5.3 84 4.9 3.6- 6.7 1,259 89.4 87.1-91.4
$50,000+ 3,663 8 0.1 0.1- 0.3 20 0.5 0.3- 1.0 69 1.8 1.3- 2.5 143 4.0 3.2- 4.9 3,423 93.5 92.4-94.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 723 12 1.3 0.6- 3.0 10 1.5 0.6- 3.5 40 4.9 3.4- 7.1 59 7.4 5.3-10.2 602 84.8 81.2-87.9
Appalachia II 675 14 1.7 0.8- 3.2 10 1.9 0.8- 4.3 40 6.3 4.0- 9.7 36 6.3 3.9- 9.8 575 83.9 79.4-87.6
Appalachia III 501 15 3.2 1.3- 7.3 8 2.1 0.9- 4.8 32 4.2 2.7- 6.4 38 7.9 5.4-11.5 408 82.6 77.7-86.6
Catawba 412 4 1.0 0.3- 2.7 8 1.4 0.6- 3.1 23 5.6 3.4- 9.1 26 8.6 5.1-14.1 351 83.5 77.8-88.0
Edisto Savannah 1,228 13 1.3 0.6- 2.6 31 2.3 1.5- 3.5 77 6.0 4.5- 7.9 76 6.8 5.0- 9.4 1,031 83.6 80.5-86.2
Low Country 1,168 6 0.4 0.2- 0.9 12 1.5 0.5- 4.7 39 4.1 2.3- 7.1 62 5.9 4.3- 8.2 1,049 88.1 84.5-91.0
Palmetto 827 9 0.8 0.4- 1.7 11 1.0 0.5- 2.0 37 4.2 2.6- 6.7 44 4.8 3.2- 7.1 726 89.2 86.0-91.7
Pee Dee 773 10 1.5 0.7- 3.4 17 2.1 1.1- 3.7 48 5.9 4.2- 8.1 49 5.9 4.2- 8.4 649 84.6 81.2-87.5
Trident 1,202 5 0.3 0.1- 0.7 17 1.9 1.0- 3.7 54 4.0 2.8- 5.7 68 4.9 3.7- 6.4 1,058 88.9 86.4-91.0
Upper Savannah 598 20 3.1 1.6- 6.0 8 0.9 0.4- 1.8 38 6.1 4.1- 9.0 46 5.9 4.1- 8.4 486 84.0 80.0-87.4
Waccamaw 1,212 13 0.7 0.4- 1.3 11 1.0 0.4- 2.1 64 5.0 3.7- 6.8 67 5.5 4.1- 7.3 1,057 87.8 85.3-90.0
Wateree 491 14 2.7 1.4- 5.1 11 2.6 1.2- 5.2 29 6.4 4.0- 9.9 24 3.7 2.2- 6.1 413 84.7 80.2-88.3
Region***
Region I 1,321 32 2.1 1.3- 3.6 18 1.2 0.7- 2.3 78 5.5 4.1- 7.1 105 6.7 5.3- 8.5 1,088 84.5 81.8-86.8
Region II 1,176 29 2.3 1.3- 4.1 18 2.0 1.1- 3.6 72 5.4 3.9- 7.5 74 7.0 5.2- 9.4 983 83.4 80.1-86.2
Region III 1,239 13 0.9 0.5- 1.6 19 1.1 0.7- 1.9 60 4.6 3.2- 6.6 70 6.0 4.3- 8.2 1,077 87.4 84.6-89.7
Region IV 1,264 24 2.0 1.2- 3.3 28 2.3 1.4- 3.6 77 6.1 4.6- 7.9 73 5.0 3.8- 6.7 1,062 84.6 82.0-87.0
Region V 1,228 13 1.3 0.6- 2.6 31 2.3 1.5- 3.5 77 6.0 4.5- 7.9 76 6.8 5.0- 9.4 1,031 83.6 80.5-86.2
Region VI 1,212 13 0.7 0.4- 1.3 11 1.0 0.4- 2.1 64 5.0 3.7- 6.8 67 5.5 4.1- 7.3 1,057 87.8 85.3-90.0
Region VII 1,202 5 0.3 0.1- 0.7 17 1.9 1.0- 3.7 54 4.0 2.8- 5.7 68 4.9 3.7- 6.4 1,058 88.9 86.4-91.0
Region VIII 1,168 6 0.4 0.2- 0.9 12 1.5 0.5- 4.7 39 4.1 2.3- 7.1 62 5.9 4.3- 8.2 1,049 88.1 84.5-91.0

#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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