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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following? For each, tell me YES, NO or you are NOT SURE: (Ever told) you had a stroke?

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,008 411 3.0 2.7- 3.4 8,597 97.0 96.6-97.3
GENDER
Male 3,477 173 3.0 2.5- 3.5 3,304 97.0 96.5-97.5
Female 5,531 238 3.1 2.6- 3.6 5,293 96.9 96.4-97.4
RACE
White 6,820 295 3.1 2.7- 3.5 6,525 96.9 96.5-97.3
African American 1,860 96 2.9 2.2- 3.7 1,764 97.1 96.3-97.8
Other 244 11 2.6 1.2- 5.8 233 97.4 94.2-98.8
HISPANIC
Yes 180 7 2.3 0.8- 6.1 173 97.7 93.9-99.2
No 8,648 385 3.0 2.6- 3.4 8,263 97.0 96.6-97.4
AGE
18-24 338 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 336 99.5 97.8-99.9
25-34 950 6 0.4 0.2- 1.1 944 99.6 98.9-99.8
35-44 1,437 6 0.3 0.1- 0.9 1,431 99.7 99.1-99.9
45-54 1,820 66 3.4 2.5- 4.5 1,754 96.6 95.5-97.5
55-64 1,884 94 4.4 3.5- 5.6 1,790 95.6 94.4-96.5
65+ 2,490 237 9.2 7.9-10.6 2,253 90.8 89.4-92.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,325 140 7.5 6.1- 9.1 1,185 92.5 90.9-93.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,767 123 3.0 2.4- 3.7 2,644 97.0 96.3-97.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,216 72 2.0 1.5- 2.6 2,144 98.0 97.4-98.5
College Graduate 2,672 73 1.7 1.3- 2.3 2,599 98.3 97.7-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,073 111 7.9 6.2- 9.9 962 92.1 90.1-93.8
$15,000- $24,999 1,352 83 4.2 3.2- 5.4 1,269 95.8 94.6-96.8
$25,000- $34,999 1,010 44 3.0 2.1- 4.3 966 97.0 95.7-97.9
$35,000- $49,999 1,250 36 1.9 1.3- 2.8 1,214 98.1 97.2-98.7
$50,000+ 3,008 57 1.4 1.0- 1.9 2,951 98.6 98.1-99.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 709 34 3.4 2.4- 5.0 675 96.6 95.0-97.6
Appalachia II 651 27 2.6 1.7- 3.9 624 97.4 96.1-98.3
Appalachia III 500 17 2.1 1.2- 3.7 483 97.9 96.3-98.8
Catawba 383 12 2.4 1.3- 4.4 371 97.6 95.6-98.7
Edisto Savannah 1,067 59 3.6 2.7- 4.8 1,008 96.4 95.2-97.3
Low Country 937 35 2.3 1.6- 3.4 902 97.7 96.6-98.4
Palmetto 845 32 2.7 1.9- 4.0 813 97.3 96.0-98.1
Pee Dee 745 41 4.2 3.0- 6.0 704 95.8 94.0-97.0
Trident 1,041 41 2.3 1.6- 3.3 1,000 97.7 96.7-98.4
Upper Savannah 586 21 2.3 1.4- 3.7 565 97.7 96.3-98.6
Waccamaw 949 55 3.9 2.9- 5.3 894 96.1 94.7-97.1
Wateree 482 28 5.1 3.3- 8.0 454 94.9 92.0-96.7
Region***
Region I 1,295 55 2.9 2.2- 3.9 1,240 97.1 96.1-97.8
Region II 1,151 44 2.4 1.7- 3.3 1,107 97.6 96.7-98.3
Region III 1,228 44 2.6 1.9- 3.6 1,184 97.4 96.4-98.1
Region IV 1,227 69 4.6 3.5- 6.1 1,158 95.4 93.9-96.5
Region V 1,067 59 3.6 2.7- 4.8 1,008 96.4 95.2-97.3
Region VI 949 55 3.9 2.9- 5.3 894 96.1 94.7-97.1
Region VII 1,041 41 2.3 1.6- 3.3 1,000 97.7 96.7-98.4
Region VIII 937 35 2.3 1.6- 3.4 902 97.7 96.6-98.4

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50 and confidence intervals with width greater than 20. 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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