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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Diabetes

About how often do you check your feet for any sores or irritations?*

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  Total #
Respondents
1 or more times/day 1 or more times/week 1 or more times/month 1 or more times/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,451 1,043 69.6 65.0-73.8 230 17.5 13.9-21.7 46 4.5 2.7- 7.4 10 0.3 0.1- 0.6 122 8.2 6.3-10.6
GENDER
Male 545 366 63.3 55.8-70.2 102 22.6 16.4-30.1 19 5.1 2.6- 9.6 5 0.4 0.2- 1.1 53 8.7 5.9-12.7
Female 906 677 75.6 70.4-80.2 128 12.6 9.5-16.5 27 3.9 1.7- 8.7 5 0.2 0.1- 0.4 69 7.8 5.5-10.7
RACE
White 732 500 65.7 59.7-71.2 129 18.1 13.9-23.1 20 5.2 2.5-10.7 5 0.4 0.1- 1.0 78 10.7 7.8-14.4
African American 589 443 74.2 66.8-80.5 84 14.7 9.4-22.2 25 4.7 2.6- 8.3 5 0.3 0.1- 0.8 32 6.1 3.6-10.1
Other 61 46 74.4 46.4-90.7 9 23.1 7.6-52.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 6 2.5 0.9- 6.9
HISPANIC
Yes 19 12 79.5 41.9-95.4 6 19.6 4.2-57.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.9 0.1- 7.3
No 1,371 983 69.1 64.4-73.5 217 17.1 13.5-21.5 45 4.7 2.8- 7.9 10 0.3 0.2- 0.7 116 8.7 6.7-11.2
AGE
18-24 5 2 75.5 26.4-96.3 1 12.1 1.1-62.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 12.4 1.7-53.6
25-34 19 11 55.3 23.3-83.4 3 19.1 3.2-63.2 2 16.3 2.5-59.2 0 0.0 . - . 3 9.3 2.5-29.3
35-44 66 44 57.7 39.3-74.1 14 33.0 17.8-52.9 3 2.3 0.7- 7.3 0 0.0 . - . 5 7.0 2.3-19.7
45-54 168 127 78.4 67.3-86.5 22 9.9 5.6-16.8 6 6.8 2.0-20.4 0 0.0 . - . 13 4.9 2.3-10.1
55-64 440 316 70.5 63.4-76.7 73 17.1 12.2-23.4 18 5.4 2.8-10.0 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 30 6.6 3.8-11.3
65+ 753 543 71.1 66.1-75.6 117 15.3 12.0-19.3 17 2.1 1.0- 4.1 7 0.5 0.2- 1.3 69 11.0 8.1-14.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 318 230 72.2 61.7-80.7 45 12.2 7.7-18.7 12 7.3 2.3-20.7 4 0.6 0.2- 2.2 27 7.7 4.5-12.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 537 377 68.2 60.2-75.3 98 19.9 13.8-27.8 9 1.6 0.5- 4.5 3 0.2 0.1- 0.9 50 10.1 6.6-15.1
Some Post-H.S. 330 259 72.1 62.7-79.9 38 14.5 8.7-23.3 9 6.3 2.4-15.5 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1 22 6.8 4.0-11.4
College Graduate 264 177 67.3 56.7-76.4 48 21.5 13.2-33.0 16 5.4 2.9-10.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 22 5.6 3.1-10.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 314 231 68.9 56.2-79.2 46 18.5 9.7-32.6 9 4.6 1.6-12.3 3 0.6 0.1- 2.7 25 7.3 4.1-12.9
$15,000- $24,999 348 256 75.6 67.7-82.1 56 14.2 9.3-21.0 11 1.6 0.8- 3.1 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 24 8.6 5.0-14.4
$25,000- $34,999 156 113 72.3 60.4-81.7 27 19.9 11.5-32.2 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 13 7.2 3.6-13.8
$35,000- $49,999 153 111 69.3 54.5-81.0 24 20.2 10.0-36.5 3 1.9 0.5- 6.9 2 0.5 0.1- 2.3 13 8.1 3.9-16.1
$50,000+ 233 150 61.8 51.8-70.8 43 17.7 11.6-26.1 13 9.5 4.4-19.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 26 10.9 6.2-18.4
REGION**
Region I 164 119 70.8 58.3-80.8 28 19.6 11.8-30.8 3 1.4 0.3- 6.7 0 0.0 . - . 14 8.2 2.9-21.0
Region II 166 109 63.0 50.0-74.4 31 21.3 12.4-34.2 8 8.9 2.9-24.4 0 0.0 . - . 18 6.8 3.7-12.1
Region III 183 135 74.7 63.3-83.5 27 14.8 7.6-26.8 3 1.9 0.5- 6.6 3 0.6 0.2- 2.3 15 8.0 4.4-14.1
Region IV 226 166 71.5 63.0-78.7 34 14.1 9.2-21.0 11 6.6 3.3-12.8 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 14 7.7 4.0-14.5
Region V 212 161 71.9 62.0-80.0 31 14.0 9.3-20.5 6 7.2 2.2-21.0 2 0.9 0.2- 4.3 12 5.9 3.0-11.5
Region VI 174 129 70.2 56.9-80.8 21 17.9 8.9-32.7 5 1.9 0.6- 6.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 18 9.8 5.3-17.6
Region VII 178 122 67.3 51.6-79.9 33 20.1 10.1-36.2 5 3.0 0.7-12.2 0 0.0 . - . 18 9.6 4.6-19.1
Region VIII 148 102 68.4 56.8-78.1 25 14.4 9.0-22.1 5 3.6 1.4- 9.3 3 1.5 0.4- 4.8 13 12.2 5.9-23.5

*This question was asked of respondents who reported having been told by a doctor that they had diabetes. Respondents who reported having no feet were excluded from this table.
*Includes times when checked by a family member or friend, but not when checked by a health professional.

** 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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