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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Health

Do you have a health problem or condition that makes taking aspirin unsafe for you?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes, not stomach related Yes,stomach problems No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,332 355 5.3 4.7- 6.0 387 5.4 4.9- 6.1 4,590 89.2 88.3-90.1
GENDER
Male 1,922 88 3.4 2.6- 4.3 86 3.4 2.7- 4.3 1,748 93.2 92.0-94.3
Female 3,410 267 7.0 6.0- 8.0 301 7.2 6.3- 8.1 2,842 85.9 84.5-87.1
RACE
White 3,988 276 5.8 5.1- 6.7 295 5.9 5.2- 6.8 3,417 88.2 87.1-89.3
African American 1,189 68 4.2 3.0- 5.7 85 4.5 3.5- 5.8 1,036 91.3 89.5-92.9
Other 120 8 5.1 2.3-11.0 5 2.9 1.2- 6.9 107 92.0 85.8-95.6
HISPANIC
Yes 78 4 7.7 2.7-20.2 4 3.1 1.0- 9.7 70 89.1 77.3-95.2
No 5,194 341 5.2 4.6- 5.9 377 5.5 4.9- 6.1 4,476 89.3 88.4-90.2
AGE
18-24 349 13 3.0 1.6- 5.5 6 1.5 0.7- 3.4 330 95.5 92.7-97.2
25-34 891 31 3.5 2.3- 5.2 23 2.4 1.6- 3.7 837 94.1 92.1-95.6
35-44 1,194 46 3.6 2.7- 5.0 46 3.8 2.8- 5.2 1,102 92.6 90.8-94.0
45-54 1,136 63 5.4 4.2- 7.1 86 6.8 5.4- 8.5 987 87.8 85.6-89.7
55-64 838 68 7.9 6.1-10.1 103 12.0 9.8-14.5 667 80.2 77.1-82.9
65+ 889 130 13.9 11.6-16.5 121 13.1 10.9-15.8 638 73.0 69.7-76.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 610 75 9.7 7.4-12.4 82 11.1 8.7-14.1 453 79.2 75.4-82.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,665 115 5.6 4.4- 7.0 129 5.4 4.4- 6.6 1,421 89.0 87.3-90.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,428 87 4.8 3.7- 6.2 97 4.8 3.8- 6.0 1,244 90.4 88.7-91.9
College Graduate 1,615 77 4.0 3.1- 5.1 77 4.0 3.1- 5.0 1,461 92.1 90.6-93.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 589 66 9.3 6.9-12.5 75 10.2 7.8-13.1 448 80.5 76.5-84.0
$15,000- $24,999 814 74 7.4 5.5- 9.7 72 6.5 5.0- 8.5 668 86.1 83.2-88.6
$25,000- $34,999 622 27 3.5 2.3- 5.5 43 4.5 3.2- 6.3 552 92.0 89.5-93.9
$35,000- $49,999 815 50 5.2 3.6- 7.3 49 4.6 3.3- 6.3 716 90.2 87.7-92.3
$50,000+ 1,840 72 3.3 2.6- 4.2 75 3.5 2.7- 4.5 1,693 93.2 91.9-94.3
Health District**
Appalachia I 333 21 4.5 2.8- 7.1 23 5.4 3.4- 8.6 289 90.1 86.4-92.9
Appalachia II 632 43 4.5 3.2- 6.3 50 6.5 4.7- 8.8 539 89.0 86.2-91.3
Appalachia III 460 30 4.8 3.0- 7.4 52 8.6 6.4-11.6 378 86.6 82.9-89.6
Catawba 352 20 5.8 3.5- 9.5 28 6.1 4.1- 9.1 304 88.1 83.9-91.4
Edisto Savannah 373 26 5.3 3.4- 8.3 28 4.8 3.1- 7.2 319 89.9 86.4-92.6
Low Country 282 20 5.3 3.2- 8.6 19 4.9 2.9- 8.1 243 89.8 85.6-92.9
Palmetto 830 58 5.2 3.9- 6.9 49 4.9 3.5- 6.7 723 89.9 87.6-91.9
Pee Dee 416 24 6.0 3.6- 9.9 28 4.4 2.9- 6.6 364 89.6 85.5-92.6
Trident 639 43 5.6 3.9- 7.9 37 4.4 3.0- 6.2 559 90.1 87.3-92.3
Upper Savannah 280 17 5.3 3.1- 8.8 27 6.7 4.4-10.0 236 88.0 83.6-91.4
Waccamaw 396 22 5.4 3.0- 9.6 28 5.7 3.7- 8.7 346 88.9 84.3-92.2
Wateree 274 28 7.4 4.9-10.9 16 3.6 2.1- 6.2 230 89.0 84.9-92.1
Region***
Region I 613 38 4.9 3.4- 6.9 50 6.0 4.4- 8.2 525 89.1 86.4-91.4
Region II 1,092 73 4.6 3.5- 6.1 102 7.4 5.9- 9.1 917 88.0 85.9-89.9
Region III 1,182 78 5.4 4.2- 6.9 77 5.2 4.1- 6.7 1,027 89.4 87.4-91.1
Region IV 690 52 6.5 4.7- 9.1 44 4.1 2.9- 5.7 594 89.4 86.5-91.6
Region V 373 26 5.3 3.4- 8.3 28 4.8 3.1- 7.2 319 89.9 86.4-92.6
Region VI 396 22 5.4 3.0- 9.6 28 5.7 3.7- 8.7 346 88.9 84.3-92.2
Region VII 639 43 5.6 3.9- 7.9 37 4.4 3.0- 6.2 559 90.1 87.3-92.3
Region VIII 282 20 5.3 3.2- 8.6 19 4.9 2.9- 8.1 243 89.8 85.6-92.9

*This question was asked of respondents who reported that they did not take aspirin daily or every other day.

#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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