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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 for South Carolina

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Healthy Days

Now thinking about your physical health,
which includes physical illness and injury, for how many days during the past 30 days
was your physical health not good?

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  Total #
Respondents
None 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days 30 days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,810 6,280 66.0 64.4-67.6 868 10.6 9.5-11.8 933 9.4 8.5-10.4 847 7.4 6.6- 8.3 882 6.6 5.9- 7.4
GENDER
Male 3,589 2,466 70.0 67.5-72.4 274 9.5 8.0-11.3 271 7.6 6.3- 9.1 254 6.3 5.1- 7.7 324 6.6 5.5- 7.8
Female 6,221 3,814 62.2 60.2-64.3 594 11.6 10.2-13.1 662 11.0 9.7-12.4 593 8.5 7.4- 9.7 558 6.7 5.8- 7.7
RACE
White 6,498 4,251 66.4 64.5-68.3 608 10.9 9.7-12.2 591 9.3 8.2-10.6 524 6.9 6.1- 7.9 524 6.4 5.6- 7.4
African American 2,571 1,578 63.7 60.2-67.1 209 10.4 8.1-13.2 274 10.2 8.4-12.3 256 8.4 6.5-10.8 254 7.3 5.8- 9.0
Other 472 296 71.3 64.5-77.2 35 9.5 6.2-14.4 46 7.6 4.8-11.8 43 7.1 4.5-11.0 52 4.5 2.9- 7.0
HISPANIC
Yes 174 122 70.6 58.8-80.1 17 16.1 8.9-27.3 10 3.6 1.7- 7.6 17 8.2 4.2-15.5 8 1.5 0.6- 3.8
No 9,416 6,033 66.0 64.3-67.6 839 10.5 9.4-11.6 904 9.6 8.6-10.6 811 7.3 6.5- 8.3 829 6.7 5.9- 7.4
AGE
18-24 318 224 71.9 64.5-78.3 37 14.5 9.8-20.9 35 8.6 5.5-13.3 10 2.9 1.2- 6.9 12 2.1 0.7- 6.0
25-34 843 581 70.8 66.2-75.0 109 10.9 8.4-14.1 86 10.0 7.4-13.3 49 6.0 3.9- 9.1 18 2.4 1.3- 4.2
35-44 1,364 896 64.3 60.5-68.0 165 12.7 10.3-15.7 143 9.7 7.8-12.1 105 8.3 6.4-10.8 55 4.9 3.3- 7.1
45-54 1,987 1,212 62.1 58.8-65.2 218 12.8 10.6-15.4 204 9.6 7.9-11.7 190 8.5 6.9-10.3 163 7.1 5.6- 8.8
55-64 2,211 1,382 63.6 60.4-66.6 173 7.8 6.2- 9.8 198 9.4 7.7-11.4 222 8.8 7.2-10.7 236 10.4 8.6-12.6
65+ 3,087 1,985 65.1 62.6-67.4 166 5.6 4.5- 6.9 267 8.4 7.1- 9.8 271 8.5 7.2-10.1 398 12.4 10.9-14.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,246 659 56.7 51.7-61.6 57 6.3 3.9-10.0 108 7.7 5.7-10.4 150 12.0 9.2-15.6 272 17.2 14.3-20.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,295 2,075 65.0 62.1-67.8 249 9.1 7.4-11.2 325 9.5 7.9-11.2 329 8.6 7.2-10.3 317 7.8 6.4- 9.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,413 1,533 64.3 60.8-67.5 233 11.5 9.5-14.0 247 11.2 9.1-13.6 222 7.9 6.2-10.1 178 5.1 3.9- 6.7
College Graduate 2,838 2,002 71.9 69.2-74.5 328 12.9 11.1-15.1 252 8.2 6.8- 9.9 145 4.0 3.0- 5.2 111 2.9 2.3- 3.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,147 523 47.9 42.8-52.9 63 7.3 5.0-10.4 114 9.1 6.5-12.5 195 16.9 13.5-20.9 252 18.9 15.6-22.7
$15,000- $24,999 1,600 900 58.1 53.5-62.5 123 10.4 7.5-14.3 168 9.6 7.6-12.0 194 10.4 8.3-12.9 215 11.5 9.1-14.4
$25,000- $34,999 1,066 658 61.2 55.7-66.4 97 9.2 6.6-12.6 122 14.8 10.8-20.0 106 7.9 5.8-10.8 83 6.9 4.9- 9.6
$35,000- $49,999 1,282 853 68.3 63.8-72.5 139 11.9 8.9-15.7 124 8.1 6.2-10.5 95 6.4 4.6- 8.8 71 5.3 3.7- 7.5
$50,000+ 3,253 2,356 71.3 68.9-73.7 362 11.9 10.3-13.7 284 9.6 8.1-11.2 157 4.9 3.9- 6.2 94 2.3 1.7- 3.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 411 269 65.5 59.2-71.3 41 12.7 8.7-18.1 34 7.5 4.9-11.5 28 5.6 3.6- 8.7 39 8.7 5.8-12.9
Appalachia II 660 418 64.9 59.4-70.0 65 12.2 8.9-16.5 56 8.7 6.0-12.5 57 7.5 5.1-10.7 64 6.8 4.9- 9.3
Appalachia III 555 352 68.9 62.4-74.8 53 10.3 6.8-15.3 48 9.2 5.9-14.0 47 6.6 4.2-10.1 55 5.0 3.3- 7.4
Catawba 257 166 62.2 54.3-69.5 24 12.9 7.9-20.3 15 4.5 2.6- 7.5 26 10.1 6.6-15.2 26 10.3 6.4-16.2
Edisto Savannah 1,203 751 63.9 59.8-67.8 110 9.6 7.4-12.5 119 11.5 9.0-14.6 116 8.6 6.5-11.2 107 6.4 4.9- 8.3
Low Country 1,176 790 69.0 64.9-72.8 100 9.2 6.6-12.7 111 8.6 6.7-10.9 91 7.2 5.4- 9.6 84 6.0 4.4- 8.1
Palmetto 1,034 664 65.6 60.3-70.5 80 10.9 8.0-14.9 123 11.9 9.0-15.5 91 7.5 5.0-11.2 76 4.0 2.8- 5.8
Pee Dee 642 382 63.1 57.6-68.3 63 10.8 7.6-15.2 65 9.5 6.9-13.0 52 6.7 4.6- 9.7 80 9.8 7.2-13.3
Trident 1,149 776 68.8 64.4-72.9 97 9.3 7.1-12.1 97 8.7 6.5-11.7 101 7.8 5.7-10.7 78 5.4 3.5- 8.1
Upper Savannah 896 557 68.8 63.3-73.8 66 7.7 5.1-11.5 90 9.2 6.3-13.1 86 8.2 5.6-11.8 97 6.1 4.5- 8.2
Waccamaw 1,202 770 64.7 60.4-68.7 106 9.0 6.9-11.7 121 12.6 9.6-16.4 97 6.4 4.9- 8.3 108 7.3 5.7- 9.4
Wateree 527 326 66.2 60.1-71.8 51 11.0 7.6-15.7 46 7.7 5.1-11.4 52 7.3 5.0-10.6 52 7.8 5.5-11.0
Region***
Region I 1,307 826 67.0 62.8-71.0 107 10.4 7.8-13.7 124 8.3 6.2-11.0 114 6.8 5.1- 9.1 136 7.5 5.7- 9.8
Region II 1,215 770 66.5 62.4-70.5 118 11.4 8.9-14.6 104 8.9 6.7-11.8 104 7.1 5.3- 9.4 119 6.0 4.7- 7.8
Region III 1,291 830 64.5 60.1-68.6 104 11.6 8.9-15.0 138 9.5 7.4-12.1 117 8.4 6.2-11.2 102 6.1 4.5- 8.3
Region IV 1,169 708 64.3 60.2-68.2 114 10.9 8.4-14.0 111 8.8 6.8-11.2 104 7.0 5.3- 9.1 132 9.0 7.1-11.4
Region V 1,203 751 63.9 59.8-67.8 110 9.6 7.4-12.5 119 11.5 9.0-14.6 116 8.6 6.5-11.2 107 6.4 4.9- 8.3
Region VI 1,202 770 64.7 60.4-68.7 106 9.0 6.9-11.7 121 12.6 9.6-16.4 97 6.4 4.9- 8.3 108 7.3 5.7- 9.4
Region VII 1,149 776 68.8 64.4-72.9 97 9.3 7.1-12.1 97 8.7 6.5-11.7 101 7.8 5.7-10.7 78 5.4 3.5- 8.1
Region VIII 1,176 790 69.0 64.9-72.8 100 9.2 6.6-12.7 111 8.6 6.7-10.9 91 7.2 5.4- 9.6 84 6.0 4.4- 8.1

#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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