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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 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 3,216 248 6.6 5.8- 7.6 301 8.2 7.3- 9.3 2,667 85.2 83.8-86.4
GENDER
Male 1,142 69 4.9 3.8- 6.3 75 5.9 4.6- 7.5 998 89.3 87.3-91.0
Female 2,074 179 8.0 6.9- 9.4 226 10.1 8.8-11.6 1,669 81.9 80.0-83.6
RACE
White 2,537 203 7.0 6.0- 8.1 241 8.6 7.5- 9.8 2,093 84.4 82.9-85.9
African American 582 41 6.0 4.3- 8.4 50 6.8 5.0- 9.1 491 87.2 84.1-89.8
Other 75 3 3.9 1.1-13.0 7 10.4 4.6-22.1 65 85.6 73.6-92.7
HISPANIC
Yes 55 4 5.7 2.0-15.3 7 15.1 6.9-29.8 44 79.2 64.6-88.9
No 3,125 239 6.6 5.7- 7.5 286 7.8 6.9- 8.9 2,600 85.6 84.2-86.8
AGE
35-44 979 37 3.3 2.3- 4.7 45 4.2 3.0- 5.8 897 92.5 90.6-94.1
45-54 936 44 4.2 3.0- 5.7 76 7.4 5.8- 9.4 816 88.4 86.1-90.5
55-64 628 73 12.1 9.5-15.3 71 11.5 9.0-14.7 484 76.4 72.4-79.9
65+ 673 94 13.0 10.5-16.0 109 15.5 12.7-18.6 470 71.5 67.6-75.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 359 38 8.8 6.3-12.2 54 13.6 10.1-18.2 267 77.6 72.4-82.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 973 75 7.0 5.5- 9.0 107 9.8 8.0-12.0 791 83.1 80.4-85.5
Some Post-H.S. 801 76 7.5 5.9- 9.6 74 8.0 6.2-10.1 651 84.5 81.8-86.9
College Graduate 1,080 59 4.9 3.7- 6.4 66 5.0 3.9- 6.5 955 90.1 88.1-91.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 359 59 14.2 10.7-18.5 70 17.7 13.7-22.5 230 68.2 62.5-73.4
$15,000- $24,999 461 40 7.2 5.2-10.1 50 9.0 6.7-12.1 371 83.7 79.9-86.9
$25,000- $34,999 356 31 8.1 5.4-11.9 39 10.2 7.2-14.1 286 81.7 76.8-85.8
$35,000- $49,999 507 33 5.4 3.7- 7.7 26 5.1 3.4- 7.6 448 89.6 86.4-92.1
$50,000+ 1,125 54 4.2 3.2- 5.6 69 5.4 4.2- 6.9 1,002 90.4 88.4-92.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 201 21 8.8 5.6-13.6 22 10.4 6.7-15.7 158 80.8 74.5-85.8
Appalachia II 416 35 7.0 4.9-10.0 31 6.2 4.2- 9.1 350 86.7 83.0-89.8
Appalachia III 253 16 5.5 3.3- 9.2 20 7.0 4.2-11.5 217 87.5 82.3-91.3
Catawba 214 14 4.8 2.8- 8.1 16 6.3 3.8-10.2 184 89.0 84.3-92.4
Edisto Savannah 240 18 7.2 4.4-11.6 29 11.0 7.4-16.0 193 81.8 75.9-86.5
Low Country 151 15 9.1 5.2-15.5 16 7.1 4.3-11.6 120 83.8 76.9-89.0
Palmetto 488 31 6.0 4.1- 8.9 42 8.4 6.1-11.6 415 85.5 81.7-88.7
Pee Dee 229 21 9.1 5.7-14.3 26 10.6 6.8-16.1 182 80.3 73.8-85.5
Trident 404 32 6.2 4.2- 8.9 39 8.0 5.7-11.1 333 85.8 82.0-88.9
Upper Savannah 160 13 5.3 2.9- 9.6 13 8.2 4.5-14.3 134 86.5 79.9-91.2
Waccamaw 270 20 6.3 3.9- 9.9 31 10.1 6.8-14.7 219 83.6 78.3-87.8
Wateree 160 11 6.0 3.1-11.3 15 6.4 3.6-11.2 134 87.6 81.3-91.9
Region***
Region I 361 34 7.2 5.0-10.3 35 9.4 6.6-13.1 292 83.4 79.0-87.1
Region II 669 51 6.5 4.8- 8.6 51 6.5 4.8- 8.9 567 87.0 84.1-89.5
Region III 702 45 5.6 4.1- 7.7 58 7.7 5.9-10.2 599 86.6 83.7-89.1
Region IV 389 32 7.8 5.3-11.4 41 8.9 6.2-12.5 316 83.3 78.8-87.0
Region V 240 18 7.2 4.4-11.6 29 11.0 7.4-16.0 193 81.8 75.9-86.5
Region VI 270 20 6.3 3.9- 9.9 31 10.1 6.8-14.7 219 83.6 78.3-87.8
Region VII 404 32 6.2 4.2- 8.9 39 8.0 5.7-11.1 333 85.8 82.0-88.9
Region VIII 151 15 9.1 5.2-15.5 16 7.1 4.3-11.6 120 83.8 76.9-89.0

*This question was asked only of respondents aged 35+ and did not take 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

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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