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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Veteran Status

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7,061 1,219 17.8 16.7-18.9 5,842 82.2 81.1-83.3
GENDER
Male 2,710 1,117 34.6 32.5-36.7 1,593 65.4 63.3-67.5
Female 4,351 102 2.4 1.9- 2.9 4,249 97.6 97.1-98.1
RACE
White 5,433 996 18.3 17.2-19.5 4,437 81.7 80.5-82.8
African American 1,386 180 16.3 13.8-19.1 1,206 83.7 80.9-86.2
Other 179 30 16.6 11.1-24.2 149 83.4 75.8-88.9
HISPANIC
Yes 125 10 8.1 3.8-16.6 115 91.9 83.4-96.2
No 6,852 1,200 18.1 17.0-19.3 5,652 81.9 80.7-83.0
AGE
18-24 413 26 8.0 5.2-12.2 387 92.0 87.8-94.8
25-34 1,040 93 11.3 9.1-14.0 947 88.7 86.0-90.9
35-44 1,248 136 14.3 12.0-17.0 1,112 85.7 83.0-88.0
45-54 1,428 186 16.5 14.1-19.2 1,242 83.5 80.8-85.9
55-64 1,308 327 27.2 24.5-30.0 981 72.8 70.0-75.5
65+ 1,556 443 30.7 28.2-33.5 1,113 69.3 66.5-71.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 806 67 7.5 5.7- 9.8 739 92.5 90.2-94.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,194 363 18.5 16.4-20.7 1,831 81.5 79.3-83.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,790 352 19.5 17.4-21.8 1,438 80.5 78.2-82.6
College Graduate 2,256 437 19.8 17.9-21.8 1,819 80.2 78.2-82.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 834 75 8.2 6.1-10.8 759 91.8 89.2-93.9
$15,000- $24,999 1,157 187 16.6 14.0-19.7 970 83.4 80.3-86.0
$25,000- $34,999 849 163 18.0 15.1-21.2 686 82.0 78.8-84.9
$35,000- $49,999 1,092 235 22.8 19.9-26.0 857 77.2 74.0-80.1
$50,000+ 2,201 442 20.5 18.6-22.5 1,759 79.5 77.5-81.4
Health District**
Appalachia I 429 62 13.7 10.5-17.7 367 86.3 82.3-89.5
Appalachia II 851 140 15.6 13.1-18.5 711 84.4 81.5-86.9
Appalachia III 546 65 13.6 10.2-17.8 481 86.4 82.2-89.8
Catawba 487 67 14.1 10.7-18.5 420 85.9 81.5-89.3
Edisto Savannah 536 102 21.5 17.0-26.9 434 78.5 73.1-83.0
Low Country 364 90 25.8 20.6-31.9 274 74.2 68.1-79.4
Palmetto 1,062 186 18.6 15.9-21.6 876 81.4 78.4-84.1
Pee Dee 523 60 10.5 7.9-13.7 463 89.5 86.3-92.1
Trident 888 186 22.0 18.7-25.7 702 78.0 74.3-81.3
Upper Savannah 334 62 18.0 13.5-23.6 272 82.0 76.4-86.5
Waccamaw 589 114 19.8 16.2-23.9 475 80.2 76.1-83.8
Wateree 381 73 20.0 15.6-25.3 308 80.0 74.7-84.4
Region***
Region I 763 124 15.6 12.9-18.9 639 84.4 81.1-87.1
Region II 1,397 205 14.8 12.7-17.1 1,192 85.2 82.9-87.3
Region III 1,549 253 17.1 14.9-19.5 1,296 82.9 80.5-85.1
Region IV 904 133 14.6 12.1-17.5 771 85.4 82.5-87.9
Region V 536 102 21.5 17.0-26.9 434 78.5 73.1-83.0
Region VI 589 114 19.8 16.2-23.9 475 80.2 76.1-83.8
Region VII 888 186 22.0 18.7-25.7 702 78.0 74.3-81.3
Region VIII 364 90 25.8 20.6-31.9 274 74.2 68.1-79.4

#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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