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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 4,149 1,528 36.1 34.1-38.1 2,621 63.9 61.9-65.9
GENDER
Male 1,603 575 35.6 32.5-38.9 1,028 64.4 61.1-67.5
Female 2,546 953 36.5 34.1-39.0 1,593 63.5 61.0-65.9
RACE
White 3,151 1,034 31.9 29.8-34.0 2,117 68.1 66.0-70.2
African American 872 446 48.4 43.7-53.1 426 51.6 46.9-56.3
Other Minorities 88 34 37.5 25.8-50.9 54 62.5 49.1-74.2
HISPANIC
Yes 89 36 38.2 25.2-53.1 53 61.8 46.9-74.8
No 4,000 1,470 36.1 34.1-38.1 2,530 63.9 61.9-65.9
AGE
18-24 288 62 24.0 17.9-31.4 226 76.0 68.6-82.1
25-34 676 202 30.3 25.9-35.0 474 69.7 65.0-74.1
35-44 819 264 32.6 28.6-37.0 555 67.4 63.0-71.4
45-54 824 332 42.9 38.4-47.5 492 57.1 52.5-61.6
55-64 673 294 43.3 38.5-48.1 379 56.7 51.9-61.5
65+ 843 364 43.4 39.2-47.7 479 56.6 52.3-60.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 613 305 46.1 40.5-51.8 308 53.9 48.2-59.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,303 506 38.7 35.1-42.5 797 61.3 57.5-64.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,045 344 32.0 28.4-35.9 701 68.0 64.1-71.6
College Graduate 1,184 370 31.9 28.5-35.4 814 68.1 64.6-71.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 548 260 43.7 37.6-50.0 288 56.3 50.0-62.4
$15,000- 24,999 731 295 39.7 34.9-44.7 436 60.3 55.3-65.1
$25,000- 34,999 536 212 37.6 32.3-43.2 324 62.4 56.8-67.7
$35,000- 49,999 675 242 39.7 34.6-45.1 433 60.3 54.9-65.4
$50,000+ 1,166 350 29.5 26.4-32.8 816 70.5 67.2-73.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 173 66 38.7 30.9-47.2 107 61.3 52.8-69.1
Appalachia II 351 112 31.1 26.0-36.7 239 68.9 63.3-74.0
Appalachia III 253 87 34.4 28.1-41.4 166 65.6 58.6-71.9
Catawba 189 67 28.0 21.5-35.6 122 72.0 64.4-78.5
Edisto 88 37 37.4 26.7-49.6 51 62.6 50.4-73.3
Low Country 175 66 36.5 28.8-44.9 109 63.5 55.1-71.2
Palmetto 449 179 42.7 37.1-48.6 270 57.3 51.4-62.9
Pee Dee 1,239 476 39.7 35.9-43.7 763 60.3 56.3-64.1
Savannah 146 59 41.0 32.0-50.6 87 59.0 49.4-68.0
Trident 388 133 35.9 30.5-41.7 255 64.1 58.3-69.5
Upper Savannah 268 109 35.9 28.2-44.3 159 64.1 55.7-71.8
Waccamaw 246 73 29.6 22.7-37.6 173 70.4 62.4-77.3
Wateree 141 48 37.0 27.5-47.6 93 63.0 52.4-72.5

#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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