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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 6,640 212 2.7 2.3- 3.3 6,428 97.3 96.7-97.7
GENDER
Male 2,539 83 2.5 1.8- 3.3 2,456 97.5 96.7-98.2
Female 4,101 129 3.0 2.4- 3.7 3,972 97.0 96.3-97.6
RACE
White 5,179 152 2.3 1.9- 2.7 5,027 97.7 97.3-98.1
African American 1,239 57 4.1 3.0- 5.5 1,182 95.9 94.5-97.0
Other 169 0 0.0 . - . 169 100 . - .
HISPANIC
Yes 116 4 2.0 0.7- 5.7 112 98.0 94.3-99.3
No 6,452 201 2.6 2.2- 3.2 6,251 97.4 96.8-97.8
AGE
18-24 380 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0 378 99.8 99.0-99.9
25-34 964 2 0.8 0.1- 4.3 962 99.2 95.7-99.9
35-44 1,166 7 0.7 0.3- 1.7 1,159 99.3 98.3-99.7
45-54 1,365 33 2.3 1.6- 3.4 1,332 97.7 96.6-98.4
55-64 1,233 51 4.7 3.4- 6.4 1,182 95.3 93.6-96.6
65+ 1,480 114 8.2 6.6-10.1 1,366 91.8 89.9-93.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 728 64 7.0 5.3- 9.2 664 93.0 90.8-94.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,038 73 2.9 2.2- 3.8 1,965 97.1 96.2-97.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,705 42 2.0 1.4- 2.8 1,663 98.0 97.2-98.6
College Graduate 2,156 32 1.5 0.8- 2.8 2,124 98.5 97.2-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 775 80 9.0 6.9-11.8 695 91.0 88.2-93.1
$15,000- $24,999 1,078 42 3.8 2.4- 5.9 1,036 96.2 94.1-97.6
$25,000- $34,999 790 15 1.5 0.8- 2.8 775 98.5 97.2-99.2
$35,000- $49,999 1,042 15 1.4 0.8- 2.4 1,027 98.6 97.6-99.2
$50,000+ 2,112 31 1.0 0.7- 1.4 2,081 99.0 98.6-99.3
Health District**
Appalachia I 405 12 2.2 1.2- 3.9 393 97.8 96.1-98.8
Appalachia II 810 24 2.3 1.4- 3.8 786 97.7 96.2-98.6
Appalachia III 502 21 3.8 2.2- 6.6 481 96.2 93.4-97.8
Catawba 465 9 2.0 1.0- 3.8 456 98.0 96.2-99.0
Edisto Savannah 500 18 2.9 1.7- 5.1 482 97.1 94.9-98.3
Low Country 340 9 1.6 0.8- 3.4 331 98.4 96.6-99.2
Palmetto 1,005 25 2.3 1.4- 3.6 980 97.7 96.4-98.6
Pee Dee 490 26 4.2 2.6- 6.5 464 95.8 93.5-97.4
Trident 838 26 2.3 1.5- 3.6 812 97.7 96.4-98.5
Upper Savannah 316 8 5.2 1.9-13.5 308 94.8 86.5-98.1
Waccamaw 556 16 2.1 1.3- 3.6 540 97.9 96.4-98.7
Wateree 354 16 3.1 1.9- 5.3 338 96.9 94.7-98.1
Region***
Region I 721 20 3.5 1.8- 7.0 701 96.5 93.0-98.2
Region II 1,312 45 2.9 2.0- 4.2 1,267 97.1 95.8-98.0
Region III 1,470 34 2.2 1.5- 3.2 1,436 97.8 96.8-98.5
Region IV 844 42 3.7 2.6- 5.2 802 96.3 94.8-97.4
Region V 500 18 2.9 1.7- 5.1 482 97.1 94.9-98.3
Region VI 556 16 2.1 1.3- 3.6 540 97.9 96.4-98.7
Region VII 838 26 2.3 1.5- 3.6 812 97.7 96.4-98.5
Region VIII 340 9 1.6 0.8- 3.4 331 98.4 96.6-99.2

#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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