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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

OPTIONAL MODULE:DIABETES

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A test for hemoglobin 'A one C' measures the average level of blood sugar over the past three months. About how many times in the past 12 months has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional checked you for hemoglobin 'A one C'?

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  Total
Respond.#
1 time 2 times 3-4 times 5+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 211 36 15.9 11.3-21.9 47 20.2 15.1-26.5 77 37.8 30.8-45.4 32 15.1 10.2-21.7 19 11.0 6.7-17.7
GENDER
Male 92 14 15.1 8.8-24.7 17 14.8 8.9-23.4 39 42.7 32.0-54.2 13 15.2 8.2-26.4 9 12.2 5.9-23.6
Female 119 22 16.7 10.8-24.9 30 26.2 18.6-35.7 38 32.4 24.0-42.2 19 14.9 9.2-23.2 10 9.8 5.0-18.2
RACE
White 145 25 17.3 11.6-25.0 33 21.4 15.2-29.2 56 40.5 32.2-49.5 22 14.8 9.6-22.3 9 6.0 3.0-11.7
African American 52 9 14.0 6.7-26.9 10 17.0 8.8-30.3 19 36.1 23.0-51.6 7 14.0 5.4-31.5 7 18.9 8.5-36.6

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

#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 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
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

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