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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Physical Activity

Risk Factor for respondents that do no physical activity or exercise.*

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  Total #
Respondents
Not at Risk At Risk
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,191 7,378 91.3 90.6-92.0 813 8.7 8.0- 9.4
GENDER
Male 3,240 2,978 93.0 91.9-93.9 262 7.0 6.1- 8.1
Female 4,951 4,400 89.8 88.8-90.7 551 10.2 9.3-11.2
RACE
White 6,192 5,653 92.7 92.0-93.4 539 7.3 6.6- 8.0
African American 1,742 1,505 88.5 86.6-90.1 237 11.5 9.9-13.4
Other 199 171 87.4 81.5-91.6 28 12.6 8.4-18.5
HISPANIC
Yes 113 100 88.6 78.7-94.2 13 11.4 5.8-21.3
No 7,947 7,181 91.6 90.9-92.3 766 8.4 7.7- 9.1
AGE
18-24 400 381 95.8 93.0-97.5 19 4.2 2.5- 7.0
25-34 1,010 967 96.0 94.4-97.1 43 4.0 2.9- 5.6
35-44 1,472 1,362 92.1 90.3-93.6 110 7.9 6.4- 9.7
45-54 1,651 1,504 91.3 89.7-92.8 147 8.7 7.2-10.3
55-64 1,597 1,417 88.4 86.5-90.1 180 11.6 9.9-13.5
65+ 1,986 1,677 83.7 81.8-85.5 309 16.3 14.5-18.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,060 819 79.5 76.5-82.2 241 20.5 17.8-23.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,602 2,304 90.3 88.9-91.6 298 9.7 8.4-11.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,074 1,933 94.3 93.1-95.3 141 5.7 4.7- 6.9
College Graduate 2,434 2,305 94.9 93.8-95.9 129 5.1 4.1- 6.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 968 782 83.4 80.5-86.0 186 16.6 14.0-19.5
$15,000- $24,999 1,287 1,131 88.2 85.6-90.3 156 11.8 9.7-14.4
$25,000- $34,999 955 864 90.9 88.5-92.9 91 9.1 7.1-11.5
$35,000- $49,999 1,219 1,119 92.9 91.2-94.3 100 7.1 5.7- 8.8
$50,000+ 2,680 2,566 96.3 95.5-97.0 114 3.7 3.0- 4.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 514 457 91.8 89.1-93.8 57 8.2 6.2-10.9
Appalachia II 921 829 91.8 89.8-93.5 92 8.2 6.5-10.2
Appalachia III 676 588 88.9 86.1-91.3 88 11.1 8.7-13.9
Catawba 530 487 91.7 87.7-94.5 43 8.3 5.5-12.3
Edisto Savannah 610 553 92.8 90.5-94.6 57 7.2 5.4- 9.5
Low Country 434 393 91.7 88.2-94.2 41 8.3 5.8-11.8
Palmetto 1,254 1,130 91.0 88.9-92.7 124 9.0 7.3-11.1
Pee Dee 675 595 90.0 87.2-92.2 80 10.0 7.8-12.8
Trident 967 882 90.9 88.2-93.0 85 9.1 7.0-11.8
Upper Savannah 442 400 93.1 90.5-95.1 42 6.9 4.9- 9.5
Waccamaw 655 609 93.5 91.0-95.3 46 6.5 4.7- 9.0
Wateree 404 361 90.2 85.9-93.3 43 9.8 6.7-14.1
Region***
Region I 956 857 92.4 90.6-93.9 99 7.6 6.1- 9.4
Region II 1,597 1,417 90.6 89.0-92.0 180 9.4 8.0-11.0
Region III 1,784 1,617 91.2 89.4-92.7 167 8.8 7.3-10.6
Region IV 1,079 956 90.1 87.8-91.9 123 9.9 8.1-12.2
Region V 610 553 92.8 90.5-94.6 57 7.2 5.4- 9.5
Region VI 655 609 93.5 91.0-95.3 46 6.5 4.7- 9.0
Region VII 967 882 90.9 88.2-93.0 85 9.1 7.0-11.8
Region VIII 434 393 91.7 88.2-94.2 41 8.3 5.8-11.8

*Data in this table was derived from the Physical Activity questions.

#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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