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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Health Status

Would you say that in general your health is excellent, very bood, good, fair or poor?

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  Total
Respond.#
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7,105 1,397 20.5 19.3-21.7 2,177 30.9 29.6-32.2 2,153 30.9 29.6-32.3 882 11.7 10.9-12.7 496 6.0 5.4- 6.7
GENDER
Male 2,724 550 21.5 19.6-23.5 847 31.2 29.1-33.4 848 31.7 29.6-34.0 315 10.6 9.2-12.1 164 5.0 4.1- 6.1
Female 4,381 847 19.5 18.1-21.0 1,330 30.6 29.0-32.2 1,305 30.2 28.6-31.8 567 12.8 11.7-14.0 332 6.9 6.1- 7.8
RACE
White 5,460 1,147 22.5 21.2-23.9 1,795 33.8 32.4-35.3 1,541 27.9 26.5-29.3 610 10.1 9.2-11.0 367 5.7 5.0- 6.4
African American 1,401 195 15.0 12.8-17.5 329 24.6 21.8-27.6 525 37.9 34.8-41.2 245 16.1 13.9-18.6 107 6.4 5.0- 8.0
Other 181 43 22.5 15.9-30.8 41 25.4 17.5-35.3 62 33.4 25.4-42.5 19 11.0 6.0-19.2 16 7.7 4.1-14.0
HISPANIC
Yes 128 16 12.9 7.3-21.6 37 24.6 17.1-33.9 41 37.4 27.2-48.8 23 15.1 9.1-23.9 11 10.1 4.7-20.5
No 6,893 1,375 20.9 19.7-22.1 2,124 31.2 29.8-32.5 2,088 30.8 29.5-32.2 843 11.5 10.6-12.4 463 5.7 5.1- 6.4
AGE
18-24 417 120 29.5 24.6-34.8 156 35.9 30.6-41.5 115 27.0 22.3-32.3 22 6.1 3.7-10.0 4 1.5 0.5- 4.3
25-34 1,050 300 26.8 23.9-29.9 376 34.6 31.4-38.0 293 29.2 26.0-32.6 72 8.3 6.4-10.7 9 1.1 0.5- 2.7
35-44 1,259 280 20.9 18.6-23.4 445 34.4 31.5-37.4 371 32.1 29.1-35.2 123 9.6 7.9-11.6 40 3.0 2.1- 4.4
45-54 1,436 295 20.4 18.1-23.0 424 28.6 26.0-31.3 444 32.1 29.4-35.1 163 11.6 9.8-13.7 110 7.2 5.9- 8.9
55-64 1,316 224 15.4 13.5-17.6 389 28.6 26.0-31.4 386 30.7 27.9-33.6 202 15.9 13.8-18.3 115 9.4 7.5-11.6
65+ 1,557 163 9.6 8.1-11.2 371 23.1 20.9-25.5 513 32.9 30.3-35.6 298 20.0 17.7-22.5 212 14.5 12.5-16.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 812 65 9.5 7.1-12.6 139 18.9 15.2-23.2 237 30.1 26.1-34.4 199 22.6 19.1-26.5 172 18.9 15.7-22.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,208 309 15.3 13.4-17.3 603 27.7 25.4-30.0 789 36.9 34.4-39.5 333 13.9 12.2-15.6 174 6.3 5.3- 7.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,802 347 21.6 19.1-24.2 576 33.2 30.5-35.9 585 31.1 28.6-33.8 198 9.9 8.3-11.8 96 4.2 3.2- 5.4
College Graduate 2,267 674 29.8 27.6-32.0 858 37.5 35.2-39.9 537 24.5 22.4-26.7 150 6.4 5.3- 7.7 48 1.7 1.3- 2.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 838 72 12.3 9.2-16.3 132 17.1 13.8-21.1 233 27.6 23.8-31.8 201 22.3 18.8-26.2 200 20.6 17.5-24.1
$15,000- $24,999 1,167 139 12.9 10.6-15.6 286 25.3 22.1-28.7 429 38.5 34.9-42.3 192 14.4 12.3-16.9 121 8.9 7.1-11.0
$25,000- $34,999 857 134 15.5 12.8-18.7 272 32.7 28.9-36.8 302 34.9 31.0-39.0 113 13.1 10.4-16.4 36 3.7 2.3- 5.9
$35,000- $49,999 1,095 222 20.6 17.8-23.7 367 32.9 29.7-36.3 370 34.2 31.0-37.6 104 9.7 7.8-12.1 32 2.5 1.7- 3.6
$50,000+ 2,208 671 30.2 28.0-32.5 847 38.3 36.0-40.7 526 24.0 22.0-26.2 135 6.1 5.1- 7.3 29 1.3 0.8- 2.2
Health District**
Appalachia I 432 64 15.8 12.0-20.5 127 28.2 23.5-33.4 129 31.7 26.4-37.5 65 15.4 11.6-20.1 47 8.9 6.5-12.1
Appalachia II 854 192 23.9 20.6-27.6 272 32.3 28.8-36.1 250 29.2 25.8-33.0 96 11.2 8.8-14.1 44 3.4 2.4- 4.7
Appalachia III 550 103 21.9 17.7-26.8 152 28.3 23.9-33.1 169 28.7 24.5-33.4 70 13.1 9.6-17.7 56 7.9 5.9-10.6
Catawba 491 90 18.5 14.7-23.1 155 32.5 27.6-37.7 157 32.2 27.4-37.3 65 13.2 10.0-17.1 24 3.7 2.4- 5.7
Edisto Savannah 540 68 12.4 9.6-15.9 180 35.3 30.2-40.8 180 33.5 28.7-38.6 72 12.2 9.3-15.8 40 6.6 4.5- 9.6
Low Country 366 89 24.1 19.2-29.8 121 34.5 28.8-40.8 101 28.2 22.7-34.4 34 7.4 5.1-10.7 21 5.8 3.2-10.4
Palmetto 1,069 243 22.7 19.7-26.0 338 31.4 28.2-34.8 313 31.0 27.6-34.6 116 9.6 7.8-11.8 59 5.3 3.8- 7.2
Pee Dee 525 89 20.8 16.3-26.1 138 26.9 22.3-32.0 154 28.4 24.0-33.2 89 15.5 12.3-19.3 55 8.5 6.0-11.8
Trident 896 204 22.9 19.7-26.6 313 34.9 31.1-38.9 236 28.4 24.8-32.3 89 8.5 6.7-10.7 54 5.3 3.9- 7.2
Upper Savannah 338 62 18.9 14.3-24.5 93 22.1 17.6-27.2 120 38.7 32.0-45.8 40 12.1 7.7-18.3 23 8.3 4.9-13.7
Waccamaw 590 114 20.0 16.4-24.1 167 29.6 24.9-34.7 188 31.1 26.7-35.8 80 13.2 10.3-16.7 41 6.2 4.2- 9.1
Wateree 381 67 17.2 12.9-22.5 100 27.6 22.4-33.5 125 34.2 28.2-40.8 59 14.1 10.2-19.1 30 6.9 4.4-10.6
Region***
Region I 770 126 17.2 14.2-20.7 220 25.4 22.1-29.1 249 34.8 30.6-39.3 105 13.9 10.9-17.5 70 8.6 6.5-11.5
Region II 1,404 295 23.1 20.4-26.0 424 30.7 27.9-33.6 419 29.0 26.3-31.9 166 12.0 9.9-14.4 100 5.2 4.2- 6.5
Region III 1,560 333 21.3 18.9-24.0 493 31.8 29.0-34.6 470 31.4 28.6-34.3 181 10.8 9.2-12.7 83 4.7 3.6- 6.2
Region IV 906 156 19.2 16.0-23.0 238 27.2 23.7-31.0 279 30.9 27.2-34.9 148 14.9 12.3-17.8 85 7.8 6.0-10.1
Region V 540 68 12.4 9.6-15.9 180 35.3 30.2-40.8 180 33.5 28.7-38.6 72 12.2 9.3-15.8 40 6.6 4.5- 9.6
Region VI 590 114 20.0 16.4-24.1 167 29.6 24.9-34.7 188 31.1 26.7-35.8 80 13.2 10.3-16.7 41 6.2 4.2- 9.1
Region VII 896 204 22.9 19.7-26.6 313 34.9 31.1-38.9 236 28.4 24.8-32.3 89 8.5 6.7-10.7 54 5.3 3.9- 7.2
Region VIII 366 89 24.1 19.2-29.8 121 34.5 28.8-40.8 101 28.2 22.7-34.4 34 7.4 5.1-10.7 21 5.8 3.2-10.4

#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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