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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 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 6,620 2,450 34.9 33.5-36.3 4,170 65.1 63.7-66.5
GENDER
Male 2,540 850 30.6 28.5-32.7 1,690 69.4 67.3-71.5
Female 4,080 1,600 38.8 37.1-40.6 2,480 61.2 59.4-62.9
RACE
White 5,166 1,783 32.0 30.6-33.5 3,383 68.0 66.5-69.4
African American 1,236 596 44.4 41.0-47.9 640 55.6 52.1-59.0
Other 166 53 29.1 21.4-38.3 113 70.9 61.7-78.6
HISPANIC
Yes 117 41 27.6 19.3-37.8 76 72.4 62.2-80.7
No 6,430 2,371 34.9 33.5-36.3 4,059 65.1 63.7-66.5
AGE
18-24 380 74 18.6 14.4-23.6 306 81.4 76.4-85.6
25-34 966 289 28.3 25.3-31.6 677 71.7 68.4-74.7
35-44 1,163 388 33.7 30.7-36.9 775 66.3 63.1-69.3
45-54 1,362 538 39.7 36.7-42.7 824 60.3 57.3-63.3
55-64 1,226 561 48.1 45.0-51.3 665 51.9 48.7-55.0
65+ 1,473 584 40.6 37.8-43.6 889 59.4 56.4-62.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 723 315 40.2 35.7-44.8 408 59.8 55.2-64.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,030 799 37.4 34.9-40.0 1,231 62.6 60.0-65.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,699 630 33.6 31.0-36.4 1,069 66.4 63.6-69.0
College Graduate 2,156 701 31.2 29.0-33.5 1,455 68.8 66.5-71.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 772 347 42.6 38.0-47.2 425 57.4 52.8-62.0
$15,000- $24,999 1,077 440 38.3 34.7-42.0 637 61.7 58.0-65.3
$25,000- $34,999 789 303 37.2 33.1-41.5 486 62.8 58.5-66.9
$35,000- $49,999 1,043 359 32.0 28.8-35.3 684 68.0 64.7-71.2
$50,000+ 2,110 708 31.7 29.5-34.0 1,402 68.3 66.0-70.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 406 147 32.7 27.7-38.2 259 67.3 61.8-72.3
Appalachia II 805 277 31.2 27.7-35.0 528 68.8 65.0-72.3
Appalachia III 500 178 31.4 26.9-36.4 322 68.6 63.6-73.1
Catawba 463 160 31.6 26.9-36.6 303 68.4 63.4-73.1
Edisto Savannah 502 206 41.8 36.6-47.2 296 58.2 52.8-63.4
Low Country 340 121 34.0 28.2-40.4 219 66.0 59.6-71.8
Palmetto 1,006 386 35.8 32.4-39.3 620 64.2 60.7-67.6
Pee Dee 488 173 34.0 29.1-39.3 315 66.0 60.7-70.9
Trident 833 311 37.1 33.1-41.2 522 62.9 58.8-66.9
Upper Savannah 315 128 39.2 32.6-46.3 187 60.8 53.7-67.4
Waccamaw 553 210 35.9 31.3-40.9 343 64.1 59.1-68.7
Wateree 353 132 34.0 28.0-40.4 221 66.0 59.6-72.0
Region***
Region I 721 275 35.7 31.5-40.0 446 64.3 60.0-68.5
Region II 1,305 455 31.3 28.5-34.3 850 68.7 65.7-71.5
Region III 1,469 546 34.4 31.6-37.3 923 65.6 62.7-68.4
Region IV 841 305 34.0 30.1-38.0 536 66.0 62.0-69.9
Region V 502 206 41.8 36.6-47.2 296 58.2 52.8-63.4
Region VI 553 210 35.9 31.3-40.9 343 64.1 59.1-68.7
Region VII 833 311 37.1 33.1-41.2 522 62.9 58.8-66.9
Region VIII 340 121 34.0 28.2-40.4 219 66.0 59.6-71.8

#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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