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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,714 1,948 67.3 64.9-69.7 766 32.7 30.3-35.1
GENDER
Female 2,714 1,948 67.3 64.9-69.7 766 32.7 30.3-35.1
RACE
White 1,973 1,444 68.3 65.5-71.0 529 31.7 29.0-34.5
African American 654 448 65.6 60.2-70.6 206 34.4 29.4-39.8
Other Minorities 60 36 59.8 43.3-74.4 24 40.2 25.6-56.7
HISPANIC
Yes 61 44 60.2 42.8-75.4 17 39.8 24.6-57.2
No 2,611 1,868 67.4 64.9-69.8 743 32.6 30.2-35.1
AGE
18-24 179 48 31.2 22.7-41.2 131 68.8 58.8-77.3
25-34 441 98 22.8 18.3-28.1 343 77.2 71.9-81.7
35-44 515 343 64.7 58.7-70.2 172 35.3 29.8-41.3
45-54 558 502 89.0 84.5-92.3 56 11.0 7.7-15.5
55-64 413 390 95.0 92.0-96.9 23 5.0 3.1- 8.0
65+ 581 545 93.8 91.0-95.8 36 6.2 4.2- 9.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 418 316 68.1 61.0-74.5 102 31.9 25.5-39.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 891 652 70.9 66.6-74.8 239 29.1 25.2-33.4
Some Post-H.S. 695 475 62.8 57.6-67.6 220 37.2 32.4-42.4
College Graduate 708 503 67.3 62.7-71.6 205 32.7 28.4-37.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 437 328 68.3 61.1-74.7 109 31.7 25.3-38.9
$15,000- 24,999 495 338 64.6 58.6-70.2 157 35.4 29.8-41.4
$25,000- 34,999 337 222 56.8 49.5-63.8 115 43.2 36.2-50.5
$35,000- 49,999 399 263 65.0 58.7-70.8 136 35.0 29.2-41.3
$50,000+ 653 488 71.1 66.2-75.6 165 28.9 24.4-33.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 114 84 70.4 60.0-79.0 30 29.6 21.0-40.0
Appalachia II 213 140 59.4 51.4-66.9 73 40.6 33.1-48.6
Appalachia III 165 132 76.1 67.7-82.8 33 23.9 17.2-32.3
Catawba 119 86 67.7 56.1-77.5 33 32.3 22.5-43.9
Edisto 65 47 69.9 55.4-81.3 18 30.1 18.7-44.6
Low Country 117 86 73.6 63.9-81.4 31 26.4 18.6-36.1
Palmetto 282 195 64.5 57.6-70.9 87 35.5 29.1-42.4
Pee Dee 824 598 67.9 63.5-72.0 226 32.1 28.0-36.5
Savannah 95 74 74.9 62.3-84.4 21 25.1 15.6-37.7
Trident 268 175 61.5 54.2-68.4 93 38.5 31.6-45.8
Upper Savannah 181 142 72.2 60.3-81.5 39 27.8 18.5-39.7
Waccamaw 142 99 71.6 62.2-79.4 43 28.4 20.6-37.8
Wateree 90 65 66.6 53.9-77.3 25 33.4 22.7-46.1

#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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