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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

OPTIONAL MODULE:DIABETES

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About how many times in the last year has a health professional checked your feet for any sores or irritations?

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  Total
Respond.#
Once a year 2-3/year 4 or more times/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 253 50 20.7 15.6-27.0 63 24.4 19.0-30.8 71 28.2 22.3-34.9 69 26.6 21.0-33.1
GENDER
Male 106 16 16.2 9.6-26.0 29 27.2 18.8-37.5 29 27.6 19.0-38.2 32 29.1 20.6-39.3
Female 147 34 25.5 18.4-34.1 34 21.6 15.4-29.3 42 28.8 21.4-37.6 37 24.1 17.3-32.5
RACE
White 172 30 17.3 12.1-24.2 44 26.9 20.2-34.7 44 26.0 19.5-33.8 54 29.8 23.0-37.6
African American 67 16 23.9 14.3-37.2 16 21.5 12.5-34.5 24 34.2 22.3-48.4 11 20.4 11.1-34.5

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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