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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,513 298 4.9 4.3- 5.6 5,215 95.1 94.4-95.7
GENDER
Male 2,079 144 5.8 4.8- 7.0 1,935 94.2 93.0-95.2
Female 3,434 154 4.0 3.3- 4.9 3,280 96.0 95.1-96.7
RACE
White 4,336 254 5.4 4.7- 6.2 4,082 94.6 93.8-95.3
African American 989 39 3.9 2.6- 5.9 950 96.1 94.1-97.4
Other 146 4 3.0 0.9- 9.3 142 97.0 90.7-99.1
HISPANIC
Yes 135 5 4.3 1.2-13.7 130 95.7 86.3-98.8
No 5,334 286 4.8 4.2- 5.5 5,048 95.2 94.5-95.8
AGE
18-24 347 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 346 99.9 99.1- 100
25-34 882 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1 879 99.7 98.9-99.9
35-44 1,051 9 1.0 0.4- 3.0 1,042 99.0 97.0-99.6
45-54 1,118 48 5.0 3.6- 7.0 1,070 95.0 93.0-96.4
55-64 931 90 10.4 8.4-12.9 841 89.6 87.1-91.6
65+ 1,139 145 13.2 10.9-15.8 994 86.8 84.2-89.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 653 64 7.8 5.7-10.5 589 92.2 89.5-94.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,641 90 5.0 3.8- 6.4 1,551 95.0 93.6-96.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,452 72 4.3 3.4- 5.6 1,380 95.7 94.4-96.6
College Graduate 1,757 71 3.9 2.9- 5.2 1,686 96.1 94.8-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 642 57 7.4 5.2-10.5 585 92.6 89.5-94.8
$15,000- $24,999 917 56 5.1 3.8- 6.8 861 94.9 93.2-96.2
$25,000- $34,999 690 43 5.8 4.0- 8.4 647 94.2 91.6-96.0
$35,000- $49,999 836 34 3.0 2.1- 4.4 802 97.0 95.6-97.9
$50,000+ 1,791 57 3.1 2.3- 4.1 1,734 96.9 95.9-97.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 344 20 5.6 3.4- 9.0 324 94.4 91.0-96.6
Appalachia II 645 41 5.6 4.0- 7.8 604 94.4 92.2-96.0
Appalachia III 441 19 3.7 2.2- 6.2 422 96.3 93.8-97.8
Catawba 361 24 5.6 3.7- 8.5 337 94.4 91.5-96.3
Edisto Savannah 431 22 6.3 3.5-10.9 409 93.7 89.1-96.5
Low Country 277 17 4.5 2.7- 7.4 260 95.5 92.6-97.3
Palmetto 845 46 5.7 3.9- 8.2 799 94.3 91.8-96.1
Pee Dee 397 16 3.3 1.8- 6.0 381 96.7 94.0-98.2
Trident 695 26 2.8 1.8- 4.3 669 97.2 95.7-98.2
Upper Savannah 280 22 7.3 4.4-11.9 258 92.7 88.1-95.6
Waccamaw 468 28 5.2 3.4- 7.8 440 94.8 92.2-96.6
Wateree 284 16 4.3 2.6- 7.3 268 95.7 92.7-97.4

#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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