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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease

Do you have a health problem or condition that makes taking aspirin unsafe for you?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes, not stomach related Yes, stomach related No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,764 213 6.8 5.9- 7.9 281 9.2 8.1-10.4 2,270 84.0 82.4-85.4
GENDER
Male 987 64 5.8 4.5- 7.6 67 5.8 4.4- 7.5 856 88.4 86.1-90.3
Female 1,777 149 7.6 6.4- 9.0 214 11.9 10.3-13.7 1,414 80.5 78.4-82.4
RACE
White 2,202 186 7.9 6.8- 9.2 221 9.0 7.8-10.3 1,795 83.1 81.4-84.7
African American 473 24 4.2 2.7- 6.5 48 9.3 6.8-12.6 401 86.5 82.8-89.5
Other 67 2 2.1 0.5- 8.3 9 11.1 5.5-21.4 56 86.7 76.3-93.0
HISPANIC
Yes 59 3 4.7 1.5-13.9 7 9.8 4.2-21.1 49 85.5 73.5-92.6
No 2,681 209 6.9 6.0- 8.0 269 9.1 8.0-10.3 2,203 84.0 82.4-85.4
AGE
35-44 878 35 3.1 2.2- 4.5 54 5.7 4.3- 7.6 789 91.2 88.9-92.9
45-54 787 47 5.6 4.1- 7.7 76 9.0 7.0-11.4 664 85.4 82.5-87.9
55-64 507 46 8.6 6.3-11.8 67 12.5 9.7-16.0 394 78.9 74.7-82.5
65+ 557 82 14.3 11.4-17.7 81 13.6 10.8-17.0 394 72.2 67.9-76.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 314 29 8.0 5.2-12.0 51 13.0 9.7-17.2 234 79.0 73.8-83.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 812 65 7.3 5.6- 9.4 93 10.8 8.6-13.5 654 81.9 78.7-84.7
Some Post-H.S. 713 65 7.8 6.0-10.1 70 9.0 7.0-11.5 578 83.2 80.0-86.0
College Graduate 917 54 5.2 3.9- 6.9 66 6.4 5.0- 8.2 797 88.4 86.1-90.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 308 30 8.3 5.6-12.2 62 16.3 12.3-21.2 216 75.4 69.8-80.3
$15,000- $24,999 392 33 7.1 4.8-10.4 42 10.1 7.3-14.0 317 82.8 78.2-86.5
$25,000- $34,999 296 24 7.6 4.9-11.6 36 11.7 8.3-16.3 236 80.7 75.3-85.2
$35,000- $49,999 416 24 4.3 2.7- 6.6 39 9.9 7.1-13.6 353 85.9 81.8-89.1
$50,000+ 1,011 67 6.3 4.9- 8.0 62 5.5 4.2- 7.1 882 88.3 86.0-90.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 157 12 6.9 3.7-12.4 12 7.2 3.9-13.1 133 85.9 79.0-90.8
Appalachia II 332 30 7.1 4.8-10.4 28 9.6 6.5-14.0 274 83.2 78.4-87.2
Appalachia III 244 17 6.3 3.7-10.6 31 10.3 6.9-15.3 196 83.3 77.6-87.8
Catawba 196 11 5.0 2.6- 9.7 15 8.3 4.6-14.6 170 86.7 79.9-91.4
Edisto Savannah 217 16 7.0 4.1-11.7 28 12.6 8.6-18.2 173 80.4 74.0-85.5
Low Country 121 11 8.4 4.5-15.2 11 6.6 3.6-12.0 99 84.9 77.4-90.3
Palmetto 421 31 6.3 4.3- 9.2 48 10.8 7.9-14.6 342 82.9 78.6-86.5
Pee Dee 194 6 2.9 1.2- 7.0 20 8.3 5.1-13.0 168 88.8 83.4-92.6
Trident 348 35 9.2 6.5-12.9 29 6.9 4.6-10.1 284 83.9 79.5-87.6
Upper Savannah 138 12 7.9 4.3-14.0 21 13.2 8.4-20.1 105 78.9 70.9-85.2
Waccamaw 241 25 10.1 6.6-15.3 21 7.1 4.5-10.9 195 82.8 77.1-87.3
Wateree 130 4 2.2 0.8- 6.1 13 7.7 4.1-14.1 113 90.1 83.4-94.3

* This question was asked only of respondents who reported not taking aspirin regularly.

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