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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Oral Cancer

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No Does not have doctor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,613 4,183 51.2 49.8-52.7 4,430 48.8 47.3-50.2 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 3,311 1,547 48.0 45.7-50.3 1,764 52.0 49.7-54.3 0 0.0 . - .
Female 5,302 2,636 54.2 52.4-55.9 2,666 45.8 44.1-47.6 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 6,569 3,038 49.1 47.5-50.7 3,531 50.9 49.3-52.5 0 0.0 . - .
African American 1,739 997 57.3 54.0-60.6 742 42.7 39.4-46.0 0 0.0 . - .
Other 232 116 50.9 42.3-59.5 116 49.1 40.5-57.7 0 0.0 . - .
HISPANIC
Yes 176 93 59.3 49.6-68.3 83 40.7 31.7-50.4 0 0.0 . - .
No 8,274 4,024 51.1 49.7-52.6 4,250 48.9 47.4-50.3 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-24 313 180 55.9 49.1-62.5 133 44.1 37.5-50.9 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 912 547 58.6 54.7-62.4 365 41.4 37.6-45.3 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 1,375 761 55.0 51.7-58.2 614 45.0 41.8-48.3 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 1,734 940 52.6 49.7-55.6 794 47.4 44.4-50.3 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 1,807 859 49.1 46.4-51.9 948 50.9 48.1-53.6 0 0.0 . - .
65+ 2,398 865 36.4 34.0-38.8 1,533 63.6 61.2-66.0 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,252 621 54.3 50.4-58.2 631 45.7 41.8-49.6 0 0.0 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,630 1,303 51.3 48.7-53.9 1,327 48.7 46.1-51.3 0 0.0 . - .
Some Post-H.S. 2,127 1,063 51.9 48.9-54.8 1,064 48.1 45.2-51.1 0 0.0 . - .
College Graduate 2,577 1,180 49.1 46.6-51.7 1,397 50.9 48.3-53.4 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,032 542 56.7 52.4-60.8 490 43.3 39.2-47.6 0 0.0 . - .
$15,000- $24,999 1,295 623 52.0 48.1-55.9 672 48.0 44.1-51.9 0 0.0 . - .
$25,000- $34,999 974 490 52.9 48.3-57.3 484 47.1 42.7-51.7 0 0.0 . - .
$35,000- $49,999 1,205 623 53.8 50.0-57.5 582 46.2 42.5-50.0 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 2,900 1,400 50.3 48.0-52.7 1,500 49.7 47.3-52.0 0 0.0 . - .
Health District**
Appalachia I 692 320 46.9 41.9-51.8 372 53.1 48.2-58.1 0 0.0 . - .
Appalachia II 629 284 45.8 41.2-50.6 345 54.2 49.4-58.8 0 0.0 . - .
Appalachia III 479 231 51.4 45.8-57.1 248 48.6 42.9-54.2 0 0.0 . - .
Catawba 368 202 57.8 51.7-63.7 166 42.2 36.3-48.3 0 0.0 . - .
Edisto Savannah 1,018 491 53.0 49.0-56.9 527 47.0 43.1-51.0 0 0.0 . - .
Low Country 903 451 53.7 49.2-58.1 452 46.3 41.9-50.8 0 0.0 . - .
Palmetto 817 406 50.9 46.7-55.1 411 49.1 44.9-53.3 0 0.0 . - .
Pee Dee 707 326 47.6 42.9-52.4 381 52.4 47.6-57.1 0 0.0 . - .
Trident 978 507 54.7 50.6-58.7 471 45.3 41.3-49.4 0 0.0 . - .
Upper Savannah 564 262 48.7 43.2-54.3 302 51.3 45.7-56.8 0 0.0 . - .
Waccamaw 910 442 53.5 49.5-57.5 468 46.5 42.5-50.5 0 0.0 . - .
Wateree 455 223 50.1 44.2-56.0 232 49.9 44.0-55.8 0 0.0 . - .
Region***
Region I 1,256 582 47.7 44.0-51.4 674 52.3 48.6-56.0 0 0.0 . - .
Region II 1,108 515 48.4 44.8-52.1 593 51.6 47.9-55.2 0 0.0 . - .
Region III 1,185 608 53.1 49.7-56.6 577 46.9 43.4-50.3 0 0.0 . - .
Region IV 1,162 549 48.6 44.9-52.3 613 51.4 47.7-55.1 0 0.0 . - .
Region V 1,018 491 53.0 49.0-56.9 527 47.0 43.1-51.0 0 0.0 . - .
Region VI 910 442 53.5 49.5-57.5 468 46.5 42.5-50.5 0 0.0 . - .
Region VII 978 507 54.7 50.6-58.7 471 45.3 41.3-49.4 0 0.0 . - .
Region VIII 903 451 53.7 49.2-58.1 452 46.3 41.9-50.8 0 0.0 . - .

#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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