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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 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 1,481 458 30.9 26.7-35.3 1,023 69.1 64.7-73.3
GENDER
Male 595 169 28.7 22.4-36.0 426 71.3 64.0-77.6
Female 886 289 32.9 27.8-38.5 597 67.1 61.5-72.2
RACE
White 759 202 28.1 22.8-34.0 557 71.9 66.0-77.2
African American 572 201 36.9 29.3-45.3 371 63.1 54.7-70.7
Other 66 22 23.8 11.7-42.4 44 76.2 57.6-88.3
HISPANIC
Yes 17 3 4.0 0.7-18.4 14 96.0 81.6-99.3
No 1,386 422 31.1 26.8-35.7 964 68.9 64.3-73.2
AGE
18-24 2 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - .
25-34 10 8 82.2 45.9-96.2 2 17.8 3.8-54.1
35-44 73 21 26.6 13.8-44.9 52 73.4 55.1-86.2
45-54 210 72 28.8 21.0-38.0 138 71.2 62.0-79.0
55-64 456 161 34.2 26.5-42.8 295 65.8 57.2-73.5
65+ 730 196 27.1 22.2-32.6 534 72.9 67.4-77.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 373 155 47.1 37.3-57.1 218 52.9 42.9-62.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 499 146 23.9 18.8-29.8 353 76.1 70.2-81.2
Some Post-H.S. 335 90 25.8 19.3-33.6 245 74.2 66.4-80.7
College Graduate 272 67 27.5 19.2-37.7 205 72.5 62.3-80.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 311 129 41.3 32.2-51.1 182 58.7 48.9-67.8
$15,000- $24,999 327 107 36.8 25.4-49.8 220 63.2 50.2-74.6
$25,000- $34,999 185 55 28.6 18.4-41.5 130 71.4 58.5-81.6
$35,000- $49,999 138 43 32.2 21.9-44.8 95 67.8 55.2-78.1
$50,000+ 253 53 23.0 16.0-31.9 200 77.0 68.1-84.0
REGION**
Region I 192 52 22.8 15.1-33.1 140 77.2 66.9-84.9
Region II 165 56 34.8 23.3-48.4 109 65.2 51.6-76.7
Region III 192 49 33.5 22.6-46.5 143 66.5 53.5-77.4
Region IV 193 60 31.9 22.4-43.1 133 68.1 56.9-77.6
Region V 184 67 38.2 29.8-47.5 117 61.8 52.5-70.2
Region VI 203 47 20.5 14.5-28.2 156 79.5 71.8-85.5
Region VII 186 78 30.6 21.6-41.2 108 69.4 58.8-78.4
Region VIII 166 49 29.6 20.8-40.2 117 70.4 59.8-79.2

*This question was asked of respondents who reported having been told by a doctor that they had diabetes.

** 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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