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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,567 4,434 68.7 67.4-70.1 2,133 31.3 29.9-32.6
GENDER
Male 2,513 1,701 69.9 67.7-72.0 812 30.1 28.0-32.3
Female 4,054 2,733 67.7 66.0-69.4 1,321 32.3 30.6-34.0
RACE
White 5,125 3,413 68.0 66.6-69.5 1,712 32.0 30.5-33.4
African American 1,221 863 70.2 66.8-73.3 358 29.8 26.7-33.2
Other 168 121 73.2 64.2-80.6 47 26.8 19.4-35.8
HISPANIC
Yes 115 80 69.9 58.7-79.1 35 30.1 20.9-41.3
No 6,385 4,309 68.6 67.2-70.0 2,076 31.4 30.0-32.8
AGE
18-24 380 281 75.6 70.3-80.2 99 24.4 19.8-29.7
25-34 960 711 72.9 69.5-76.0 249 27.1 24.0-30.5
35-44 1,158 759 65.3 62.2-68.4 399 34.7 31.6-37.8
45-54 1,351 903 66.9 63.9-69.7 448 33.1 30.3-36.1
55-64 1,220 807 66.9 64.0-69.8 413 33.1 30.2-36.0
65+ 1,448 934 65.8 63.0-68.5 514 34.2 31.5-37.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 714 464 69.7 65.4-73.7 250 30.3 26.3-34.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,012 1,326 67.6 65.0-70.0 686 32.4 30.0-35.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,694 1,126 68.5 65.8-71.1 568 31.5 28.9-34.2
College Graduate 2,135 1,512 69.9 67.5-72.1 623 30.1 27.9-32.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 759 446 65.6 61.2-69.8 313 34.4 30.2-38.8
$15,000- $24,999 1,074 700 68.8 65.2-72.1 374 31.2 27.9-34.8
$25,000- $34,999 781 545 68.7 64.4-72.8 236 31.3 27.2-35.6
$35,000- $49,999 1,040 734 71.4 68.2-74.5 306 28.6 25.5-31.8
$50,000+ 2,097 1,463 69.3 67.0-71.6 634 30.7 28.4-33.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 396 248 62.5 56.5-68.2 148 37.5 31.8-43.5
Appalachia II 803 548 69.9 66.1-73.5 255 30.1 26.5-33.9
Appalachia III 494 301 64.3 59.1-69.1 193 35.7 30.9-40.9
Catawba 460 303 65.4 60.0-70.5 157 34.6 29.5-40.0
Edisto Savannah 499 339 69.7 64.9-74.2 160 30.3 25.8-35.1
Low Country 336 257 74.4 68.0-79.8 79 25.6 20.2-32.0
Palmetto 998 708 70.5 67.0-73.8 290 29.5 26.2-33.0
Pee Dee 480 318 69.1 63.9-73.9 162 30.9 26.1-36.1
Trident 833 569 70.7 66.9-74.1 264 29.3 25.9-33.1
Upper Savannah 315 201 63.8 56.6-70.4 114 36.2 29.6-43.4
Waccamaw 546 361 69.3 64.5-73.6 185 30.7 26.4-35.5
Wateree 352 238 68.9 62.2-74.9 114 31.1 25.1-37.8
Region***
Region I 711 449 63.1 58.5-67.5 262 36.9 32.5-41.5
Region II 1,297 849 67.7 64.7-70.6 448 32.3 29.4-35.3
Region III 1,458 1,011 68.8 65.9-71.6 447 31.2 28.4-34.1
Region IV 832 556 69.0 64.9-72.9 276 31.0 27.1-35.1
Region V 499 339 69.7 64.9-74.2 160 30.3 25.8-35.1
Region VI 546 361 69.3 64.5-73.6 185 30.7 26.4-35.5
Region VII 833 569 70.7 66.9-74.1 264 29.3 25.9-33.1
Region VIII 336 257 74.4 68.0-79.8 79 25.6 20.2-32.0

#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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