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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

STATE-ADDED QUESTIONS

During the past 60 days, how often did you have difficulty arranging for transportation to get to the places you want or need to go?

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  Total
Respond.#
Almost always Sometimes Rarely Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,123 31 2.2 1.3- 3.5 40 2.9 1.8- 4.6 44 3.7 2.4- 5.7 1,008 91.2 88.6-93.2
GENDER
Male 416 11 2.1 0.9- 5.0 9 1.1 0.4- 2.9 13 2.9 1.5- 5.6 383 93.9 90.4-96.2
Female 707 20 2.2 1.3- 3.9 31 4.1 2.4- 7.0 31 4.4 2.5- 7.5 625 89.3 85.5-92.2
RACE
White 942 14 1.2 0.6- 2.2 26 2.1 1.2- 3.5 31 2.5 1.6- 3.8 871 94.3 92.4-95.8
African American 158 16 7.0 3.4-13.5 11 5.8 2.2-14.7 11 8.7 3.7-19.0 120 78.6 67.8-86.5
Other Minorities 12 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.3 0.2- 9.2 1 11.6 1.6-51.0 10 87.1 50.3-97.8
HISPANIC
Yes 22 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 7.4 1.0-38.0 21 92.6 62.0-99.0
No 1,066 31 2.3 1.4- 3.7 37 2.9 1.8- 4.8 41 3.6 2.3- 5.7 957 91.2 88.5-93.3
AGE
55-64 295 11 2.2 1.0- 4.7 8 2.4 1.1- 5.2 8 2.5 1.1- 5.3 268 92.9 89.1-95.4
65+ 828 20 2.2 1.2- 3.9 32 3.0 1.7- 5.3 36 4.2 2.6- 6.8 740 90.6 87.3-93.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 283 18 5.2 2.6-10.2 24 4.6 2.5- 8.4 13 7.1 3.2-15.2 228 83.0 75.2-88.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 346 7 1.2 0.4- 3.2 9 3.2 1.1- 8.7 14 3.0 1.6- 5.6 316 92.6 87.7-95.6
Some Post-H.S. 232 2 1.1 0.3- 4.3 5 3.4 1.3- 8.4 10 3.0 1.3- 6.8 215 92.5 87.1-95.8
College Graduate 260 3 1.1 0.3- 4.1 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 7 2.3 0.9- 5.8 248 96.1 92.3-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 227 13 4.4 2.1- 8.9 19 7.1 3.6-13.3 13 5.4 2.6-11.2 182 83.1 75.6-88.6
$15,000- 24,999 221 9 2.9 1.3- 6.5 7 2.9 1.1- 7.6 9 4.1 1.8- 9.3 196 90.1 84.0-94.0
$25,000- 34,999 144 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 2 0.7 0.1- 3.9 3 1.2 0.3- 4.0 138 97.9 94.8-99.2
$35,000- 49,999 109 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.8 0.2-11.4 3 3.3 1.0-10.4 105 94.9 86.7-98.2
$50,000+ 196 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 194 99.3 96.0-99.9
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 51 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.2 0.2- 7.8 4 4.4 1.6-11.5 46 94.4 87.0-97.7
Appalachia II 98 2 1.8 0.4- 7.5 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 2 1.5 0.4- 6.3 93 96.1 90.4-98.4
Appalachia III 77 2 1.9 0.5- 7.8 0 0.0 . - . 6 6.6 2.8-14.7 69 91.5 83.1-95.9
Catawba 37 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.5 0.2-10.1 1 1.5 0.2-10.0 35 97.0 88.4-99.3
Edisto 23 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.2 0.6-24.8 2 8.0 1.8-29.9 20 87.8 66.3-96.3
Low Country 60 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 3 5.0 1.3-17.0 56 94.8 83.1-98.6
Palmetto 103 4 5.0 1.7-14.1 3 5.6 1.6-18.1 5 6.8 2.0-20.7 91 82.6 69.1-91.0
Pee Dee 336 18 6.2 3.7-10.2 15 3.2 1.8- 5.6 15 4.0 2.3- 6.9 288 86.6 81.9-90.2
Savannah 48 1 2.3 0.3-14.5 2 2.5 0.6- 9.5 0 0.0 . - . 45 95.2 85.4-98.6
Trident 88 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6 5 5.0 1.9-12.2 3 3.0 0.8-10.7 79 90.9 82.3-95.6
Upper Savannah 75 1 2.2 0.3-14.0 5 4.9 1.7-12.9 2 6.5 1.6-23.7 67 86.4 71.9-94.0
Waccamaw 82 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 0 0.0 . - . 79 98.9 95.7-99.7
Wateree 37 1 4.0 0.6-23.4 3 10.2 2.8-31.2 1 1.5 0.2- 9.9 32 84.3 64.4-94.1

#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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