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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease

Do you take aspirin daily or every other day?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,235 1,995 36.2 34.7-37.7 3,240 63.8 62.3-65.3
GENDER
Male 2,048 900 39.4 37.1-41.9 1,148 60.6 58.1-62.9
Female 3,187 1,095 33.4 31.5-35.2 2,092 66.6 64.8-68.5
RACE
White 4,214 1,662 37.4 35.8-39.0 2,552 62.6 61.0-64.2
African American 880 292 33.3 29.6-37.1 588 66.7 62.9-70.4
Other 102 24 25.4 16.7-36.5 78 74.6 63.5-83.3
HISPANIC
Yes 73 19 19.8 12.0-30.7 54 80.2 69.3-88.0
No 5,098 1,947 36.3 34.9-37.9 3,151 63.7 62.1-65.1
AGE
35-44 1,165 183 16.3 14.1-18.9 982 83.7 81.1-85.9
45-54 1,365 423 32.6 29.7-35.6 942 67.4 64.4-70.3
55-64 1,232 599 48.2 45.2-51.4 633 51.8 48.6-54.8
65+ 1,473 790 54.1 51.2-57.0 683 45.9 43.0-48.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 633 271 42.1 37.6-46.8 362 57.9 53.2-62.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,619 635 37.5 34.8-40.3 984 62.5 59.7-65.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,285 479 34.7 31.8-37.7 806 65.3 62.3-68.2
College Graduate 1,689 604 33.4 31.0-36.0 1,085 66.6 64.0-69.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 645 278 43.9 39.2-48.7 367 56.1 51.3-60.8
$15,000- $24,999 810 346 39.3 35.5-43.3 464 60.7 56.7-64.5
$25,000- $34,999 575 218 34.5 30.2-39.1 357 65.5 60.9-69.8
$35,000- $49,999 776 268 32.6 29.0-36.3 508 67.4 63.7-71.0
$50,000+ 1,740 610 33.3 30.9-35.8 1,130 66.7 64.2-69.1
Health District**
Appalachia I 324 118 34.3 28.9-40.2 206 65.7 59.8-71.1
Appalachia II 639 217 31.2 27.4-35.3 422 68.8 64.7-72.6
Appalachia III 399 144 33.7 28.7-39.2 255 66.3 60.8-71.3
Catawba 357 142 38.4 32.7-44.4 215 61.6 55.6-67.3
Edisto Savannah 405 165 40.1 34.8-45.7 240 59.9 54.3-65.2
Low Country 268 114 40.9 34.4-47.8 154 59.1 52.2-65.6
Palmetto 774 286 35.3 31.6-39.1 488 64.7 60.9-68.4
Pee Dee 380 147 35.9 30.6-41.7 233 64.1 58.3-69.4
Trident 655 251 36.6 32.4-40.9 404 63.4 59.1-67.6
Upper Savannah 259 98 36.2 29.7-43.1 161 63.8 56.9-70.3
Waccamaw 467 194 39.3 34.4-44.6 273 60.7 55.4-65.6
Wateree 267 107 37.1 30.6-44.1 160 62.9 55.9-69.4
Region***
Region I 583 216 35.2 30.9-39.6 367 64.8 60.4-69.1
Region II 1,038 361 32.2 29.1-35.5 677 67.8 64.5-70.9
Region III 1,131 428 36.3 33.2-39.6 703 63.7 60.4-66.8
Region IV 647 254 36.4 32.2-40.8 393 63.6 59.2-67.8
Region V 405 165 40.1 34.8-45.7 240 59.9 54.3-65.2
Region VI 467 194 39.3 34.4-44.6 273 60.7 55.4-65.6
Region VII 655 251 36.6 32.4-40.9 404 63.4 59.1-67.6
Region VIII 268 114 40.9 34.4-47.8 154 59.1 52.2-65.6

*This question was asked only of respondents aged 35+.

#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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