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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Veteran Status

Which of the following best describes your service in the United States military?*

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  Total
Respond.#
On active duty In the National Guard/Reserve Unit Retired Medically Discharged Discharged (Non-medical)
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,213 47 6.6 4.8- 8.9 23 3.5 2.0- 6.1 234 16.9 14.6-19.4 58 5.0 3.7- 6.7 851 68.0 64.6-71.2
GENDER
Male 1,111 38 6.1 4.3- 8.5 17 3.4 1.8- 6.2 221 17.4 15.0-20.0 49 4.8 3.5- 6.6 786 68.4 64.8-71.7
Female 102 9 13.0 6.4-24.6 6 5.4 2.3-12.1 13 10.5 5.7-18.5 9 8.2 4.1-15.8 65 62.9 51.6-72.9
RACE
White 992 34 6.2 4.3- 8.7 9 1.3 0.6- 3.1 207 19.0 16.5-21.7 44 5.0 3.6- 6.9 698 68.5 65.0-71.7
African American 178 7 3.8 1.8- 8.0 12 10.5 5.2-19.9 22 11.4 6.9-18.3 12 5.2 2.6-10.4 125 69.1 59.7-77.1
Other 30 5 23.5 8.7-49.7 1 1.7 0.2-11.5 5 18.1 7.0-39.5 2 5.2 1.2-20.1 17 51.5 31.3-71.2
HISPANIC
Yes 10 3 41.1 11.2-79.4 0 0.0 . - . 2 12.0 2.6-41.4 3 23.6 6.4-58.4 2 23.3 5.1-63.2
No 1,194 44 6.2 4.5- 8.4 23 3.6 2.1- 6.2 230 16.9 14.6-19.5 55 4.8 3.5- 6.5 842 68.5 65.1-71.7
AGE
18-24 26 10 31.2 15.7-52.6 7 31.6 14.1-56.4 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.8 1.2-17.9 7 32.4 15.1-56.5
25-34 92 19 18.8 11.8-28.6 5 4.2 1.5-11.2 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 11 12.1 6.5-21.6 56 64.1 52.9-74.0
35-44 136 16 14.4 8.5-23.4 8 5.9 2.6-12.7 14 8.8 4.9-15.1 14 9.5 5.3-16.7 84 61.4 51.7-70.2
45-54 185 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 44 26.5 19.2-35.3 11 4.3 2.3- 7.7 126 67.5 58.8-75.1
55-64 326 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 68 20.8 16.3-26.1 12 3.3 1.9- 5.9 246 75.8 70.4-80.6
65+ 440 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 106 23.3 19.3-27.8 8 1.5 0.7- 3.2 325 75.1 70.5-79.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 66 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 5 5.8 2.3-13.8 2 1.9 0.4- 7.8 59 92.4 84.0-96.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 363 15 7.1 4.1-12.2 9 6.0 3.0-11.7 48 11.1 7.8-15.4 14 4.2 2.3- 7.3 277 71.7 65.1-77.4
Some Post-H.S. 350 18 8.3 5.3-13.0 7 1.7 0.8- 3.6 78 18.9 14.9-23.7 24 7.3 4.6-11.6 223 63.8 57.7-69.4
College Graduate 434 14 5.5 2.9-10.0 7 3.1 0.9-10.2 103 22.9 18.7-27.9 18 4.4 2.7- 7.4 292 64.1 58.1-69.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 75 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.5 0.8-29.7 5 4.5 1.7-11.5 5 11.0 3.6-28.8 64 79.0 61.2-90.0
$15,000- $24,999 185 7 5.7 2.6-11.7 6 6.8 2.1-20.2 19 9.7 5.9-15.6 9 3.5 1.8- 6.9 144 74.3 64.3-82.2
$25,000- $34,999 163 9 11.2 5.4-21.7 2 2.0 0.4- 9.8 31 15.5 10.6-22.2 12 7.7 4.2-13.8 109 63.6 54.1-72.2
$35,000- $49,999 234 13 9.8 5.5-17.0 8 6.0 2.4-14.1 47 15.8 11.4-21.4 14 6.7 3.7-11.9 152 61.7 53.7-69.2
$50,000+ 440 16 5.0 3.0- 8.4 6 2.0 0.8- 5.2 109 23.4 19.1-28.3 13 3.3 1.8- 5.7 296 66.4 61.0-71.4
Health District**
Appalachia I 61 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.3 0.3-14.7 5 7.4 2.9-17.7 1 1.7 0.2-11.3 54 88.6 76.9-94.7
Appalachia II 139 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.2 0.5- 9.0 21 13.7 8.8-20.7 7 4.0 1.7- 8.7 109 80.2 72.2-86.3
Appalachia III 65 1 1.4 0.2- 9.5 2 6.9 1.4-28.3 9 10.1 4.8-19.9 1 1.0 0.1- 7.1 52 80.5 65.2-90.1
Catawba 67 1 2.7 0.4-16.5 1 3.6 0.5-21.5 10 18.7 8.5-36.2 4 7.9 2.5-22.0 51 67.1 50.4-80.4
Edisto Savannah 102 1 2.2 0.3-14.0 1 7.0 1.0-35.3 13 9.9 5.4-17.5 4 6.3 2.0-18.2 83 74.5 58.5-85.9
Low Country 90 8 18.5 9.0-34.2 0 0.0 . - . 21 19.0 11.9-29.0 3 2.9 0.9- 8.9 58 59.6 46.4-71.5
Palmetto 184 11 9.1 4.8-16.5 9 4.3 2.2- 8.5 39 16.3 11.6-22.3 9 4.8 2.3-10.0 116 65.5 57.2-72.9
Pee Dee 60 1 2.4 0.3-15.4 2 3.7 0.8-16.0 8 13.0 5.9-26.3 4 5.8 2.1-14.8 45 75.0 60.9-85.3
Trident 185 12 9.6 4.9-18.1 3 3.4 0.7-14.5 61 27.1 20.4-35.0 9 5.1 2.5-10.0 100 54.8 45.6-63.6
Upper Savannah 62 1 3.2 0.4-19.2 0 0.0 . - . 5 7.0 2.5-18.0 5 12.1 4.7-27.9 51 77.7 62.0-88.2
Waccamaw 114 1 1.7 0.2-11.1 2 6.4 1.7-21.9 15 13.8 8.1-22.5 7 5.7 2.5-12.8 89 72.3 60.6-81.6
Wateree 72 8 17.5 8.8-31.6 0 0.0 . - . 25 28.5 18.3-41.5 4 5.0 1.7-13.9 35 49.0 35.9-62.2
Region***
Region I 123 1 1.7 0.2-10.8 1 1.1 0.2- 7.4 10 7.2 3.6-13.8 6 7.2 3.0-16.2 105 82.9 73.2-89.6
Region II 204 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 4 4.0 1.2-12.0 30 12.3 8.4-17.7 8 2.9 1.3- 6.0 161 80.3 73.1-85.9
Region III 251 12 7.3 4.0-13.1 10 4.1 2.1- 8.2 49 16.9 12.2-23.0 13 5.7 3.0-10.4 167 65.9 58.5-72.6
Region IV 132 9 11.3 5.8-20.6 2 1.5 0.3- 7.1 33 22.1 15.1-31.2 8 5.4 2.6-10.9 80 59.8 49.8-69.0
Region V 102 1 2.2 0.3-14.0 1 7.0 1.0-35.3 13 9.9 5.4-17.5 4 6.3 2.0-18.2 83 74.5 58.5-85.9
Region VI 114 1 1.7 0.2-11.1 2 6.4 1.7-21.9 15 13.8 8.1-22.5 7 5.7 2.5-12.8 89 72.3 60.6-81.6
Region VII 185 12 9.6 4.9-18.1 3 3.4 0.7-14.5 61 27.1 20.4-35.0 9 5.1 2.5-10.0 100 54.8 45.6-63.6
Region VIII 90 8 18.5 9.0-34.2 0 0.0 . - . 21 19.0 11.9-29.0 3 2.9 0.9- 8.9 58 59.6 46.4-71.5

* This question is asked only of respondents who have ever served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces, either in the regular military or in a National Guard or military reserve unit

#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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