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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Race Related Issues

Within the past 30 days, have you experienced any physical symptoms,
eg. headache, upset stomach, tensing of your muscles, or a pounding heart, as result of how you were treated based on your race?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,395 185 4.2 3.5- 5.1 5,210 95.8 94.9-96.5
GENDER
Male 2,049 65 4.1 3.0- 5.7 1,984 95.9 94.3-97.0
Female 3,346 120 4.3 3.5- 5.3 3,226 95.7 94.7-96.5
RACE
White 4,219 85 2.0 1.6- 2.5 4,134 98.0 97.5-98.4
African American 1,005 86 8.9 7.0-11.3 919 91.1 88.7-93.0
Other 134 12 14.4 6.7-28.2 122 85.6 71.8-93.3
HISPANIC
Yes 96 10 12.4 5.9-24.4 86 87.6 75.6-94.1
No 5,245 168 3.9 3.2- 4.7 5,077 96.1 95.3-96.8
AGE
18-24 305 11 4.8 2.2-10.2 294 95.2 89.8-97.8
25-34 802 36 5.2 3.7- 7.3 766 94.8 92.7-96.3
35-44 974 41 4.5 3.2- 6.4 933 95.5 93.6-96.8
45-54 1,084 52 5.3 3.9- 7.3 1,032 94.7 92.7-96.1
55-64 1,009 31 3.9 2.6- 5.7 978 96.1 94.3-97.4
65+ 1,187 14 1.5 0.7- 3.2 1,173 98.5 96.8-99.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 589 44 10.6 7.0-15.7 545 89.4 84.3-93.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,652 61 4.6 3.4- 6.1 1,591 95.4 93.9-96.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,379 44 3.4 2.4- 4.8 1,335 96.6 95.2-97.6
College Graduate 1,765 36 2.2 1.5- 3.2 1,729 97.8 96.8-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 603 57 11.1 8.2-15.0 546 88.9 85.0-91.8
$15,000- $24,999 906 35 3.9 2.7- 5.8 871 96.1 94.2-97.3
$25,000- $34,999 638 19 4.6 2.7- 7.7 619 95.4 92.3-97.3
$35,000- $49,999 844 20 2.9 1.7- 4.7 824 97.1 95.3-98.3
$50,000+ 1,729 32 2.5 1.5- 4.3 1,697 97.5 95.7-98.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 343 9 2.7 1.3- 5.7 334 97.3 94.3-98.7
Appalachia II 660 17 2.9 1.7- 4.9 643 97.1 95.1-98.3
Appalachia III 403 13 4.0 2.0- 7.8 390 96.0 92.2-98.0
Catawba 384 7 1.3 0.6- 2.9 377 98.7 97.1-99.4
Edisto Savannah 400 25 9.0 5.6-14.3 375 91.0 85.7-94.4
Low Country 275 5 2.6 1.0- 6.4 270 97.4 93.6-99.0
Palmetto 824 28 4.5 2.8- 7.2 796 95.5 92.8-97.2
Pee Dee 400 33 8.7 6.0-12.5 367 91.3 87.5-94.0
Trident 666 21 3.0 1.9- 4.6 645 97.0 95.4-98.1
Upper Savannah 267 9 4.9 2.3- 9.9 258 95.1 90.1-97.7
Waccamaw 445 7 4.5 1.4-13.5 438 95.5 86.5-98.6
Wateree 288 11 3.8 2.0- 7.3 277 96.2 92.7-98.0
Region***
Region I 610 18 3.7 2.2- 6.2 592 96.3 93.8-97.8
Region II 1,063 30 3.3 2.2- 5.1 1,033 96.7 94.9-97.8
Region III 1,208 35 3.4 2.2- 5.2 1,173 96.6 94.8-97.8
Region IV 688 44 6.6 4.8- 9.1 644 93.4 90.9-95.2
Region V 400 25 9.0 5.6-14.3 375 91.0 85.7-94.4
Region VI 445 7 4.5 1.4-13.5 438 95.5 86.5-98.6
Region VII 666 21 3.0 1.9- 4.6 645 97.0 95.4-98.1
Region VIII 275 5 2.6 1.0- 6.4 270 97.4 93.6-99.0

*Data was collected only from January to October 2004.

#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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