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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Take them to the hospital Tell them to call their doctor Call 911 Call their spouse or family member Do something else
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,662 526 6.1 5.5- 6.9 63 0.8 0.5- 1.2 7,572 87.7 86.8-88.6 60 0.6 0.4- 0.9 441 4.7 4.2- 5.3
GENDER
Male 3,323 235 6.7 5.6- 8.0 28 1.0 0.6- 1.8 2,832 86.0 84.4-87.5 22 0.5 0.3- 0.9 206 5.7 4.8- 6.8
Female 5,339 291 5.6 4.9- 6.6 35 0.6 0.4- 0.9 4,740 89.3 88.2-90.3 38 0.7 0.4- 1.2 235 3.8 3.2- 4.4
RACE
White 6,621 382 5.4 4.8- 6.2 38 0.6 0.4- 0.9 5,810 88.4 87.4-89.3 41 0.6 0.4- 0.9 350 5.0 4.4- 5.7
African American 1,735 123 7.7 6.0- 9.8 21 1.2 0.6- 2.5 1,508 86.9 84.5-89.1 17 0.7 0.4- 1.4 66 3.4 2.5- 4.7
Other 233 19 8.4 4.5-15.1 3 1.2 0.3- 4.9 192 82.9 75.7-88.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 18 7.2 4.2-12.2
HISPANIC
Yes 173 9 6.3 2.8-13.7 4 1.4 0.4- 4.1 151 86.9 79.1-92.1 4 1.9 0.5- 6.4 5 3.5 1.3- 8.7
No 8,323 505 6.1 5.5- 6.9 55 0.7 0.5- 1.1 7,285 87.8 86.8-88.7 51 0.5 0.4- 0.8 427 4.7 4.2- 5.4
AGE
18-24 316 25 7.9 4.9-12.3 3 1.8 0.5- 6.3 275 86.2 80.8-90.3 3 1.1 0.3- 4.1 10 3.0 1.4- 6.0
25-34 911 58 6.2 4.6- 8.5 6 0.4 0.2- 1.1 806 89.1 86.5-91.3 2 0.2 0.0- 1.1 39 4.0 2.8- 5.7
35-44 1,389 90 7.1 5.6- 9.1 9 0.9 0.5- 1.9 1,219 87.1 84.7-89.1 6 0.5 0.2- 1.2 65 4.4 3.3- 5.7
45-54 1,743 97 4.6 3.6- 5.7 9 0.4 0.2- 0.9 1,539 89.2 87.4-90.8 10 0.6 0.3- 1.2 88 5.2 4.1- 6.6
55-64 1,820 109 6.2 5.0- 7.7 10 0.6 0.3- 1.2 1,589 87.0 85.0-88.7 8 0.6 0.3- 1.2 104 5.6 4.5- 7.0
65+ 2,408 146 5.8 4.8- 7.0 26 1.1 0.7- 1.7 2,073 86.5 84.8-88.0 31 1.1 0.8- 1.7 132 5.5 4.5- 6.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,255 105 7.8 6.0-10.0 15 1.2 0.7- 2.0 1,072 86.7 84.1-88.9 13 0.9 0.4- 1.7 50 3.6 2.6- 4.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,641 160 6.2 5.0- 7.5 23 1.0 0.5- 2.0 2,318 87.9 86.1-89.6 26 0.8 0.4- 1.5 114 4.2 3.3- 5.3
Some Post-H.S. 2,138 112 6.0 4.6- 8.0 11 0.6 0.3- 1.4 1,869 86.5 84.3-88.5 6 0.2 0.1- 0.5 140 6.6 5.4- 8.1
College Graduate 2,604 147 5.5 4.5- 6.7 14 0.6 0.3- 1.2 2,292 89.0 87.4-90.4 15 0.7 0.4- 1.3 136 4.3 3.5- 5.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,040 71 7.4 5.3-10.2 7 1.1 0.4- 3.3 902 86.3 83.0-89.1 11 0.8 0.4- 1.5 49 4.4 3.1- 6.3
$15,000- $24,999 1,296 90 7.1 5.3- 9.4 9 0.5 0.3- 1.2 1,137 88.2 85.7-90.4 13 0.7 0.3- 1.4 47 3.4 2.4- 4.9
$25,000- $34,999 972 53 7.4 5.0-11.0 9 0.6 0.3- 1.3 851 87.4 83.8-90.3 5 0.3 0.1- 0.7 54 4.2 3.0- 6.0
$35,000- $49,999 1,214 64 5.4 3.9- 7.3 11 0.7 0.4- 1.5 1,080 88.9 86.4-91.1 4 0.2 0.1- 0.5 55 4.8 3.4- 6.7
$50,000+ 2,931 165 5.2 4.3- 6.3 13 0.6 0.3- 1.1 2,580 88.6 87.1-90.0 15 0.6 0.3- 1.1 158 5.0 4.2- 6.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 689 36 4.8 3.3- 7.0 7 0.8 0.3- 1.7 600 86.6 82.7-89.8 4 0.4 0.1- 1.1 42 7.4 4.8-11.1
Appalachia II 635 32 4.3 2.9- 6.3 3 0.5 0.1- 1.7 566 90.1 87.1-92.4 4 1.1 0.3- 3.6 30 4.1 2.7- 6.0
Appalachia III 479 31 5.9 3.9- 8.8 0 0.0 . - . 423 89.7 86.2-92.3 4 0.6 0.2- 2.1 21 3.8 2.4- 6.0
Catawba 370 18 5.1 3.0- 8.7 0 0.0 . - . 330 90.1 86.1-93.0 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 20 4.4 2.7- 7.0
Edisto Savannah 1,027 86 10.4 7.9-13.7 6 0.4 0.2- 1.0 880 83.3 79.7-86.3 13 1.3 0.7- 2.4 42 4.5 3.1- 6.6
Low Country 902 52 5.9 4.0- 8.5 8 1.1 0.4- 2.7 794 87.2 83.7-90.1 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 47 5.8 3.8- 8.7
Palmetto 822 48 6.4 4.5- 9.0 6 0.6 0.2- 1.7 721 87.9 84.9-90.3 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1 44 4.8 3.5- 6.7
Pee Dee 708 48 8.1 5.3-12.1 5 0.6 0.2- 1.5 612 86.1 82.0-89.4 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3 40 4.8 3.3- 7.0
Trident 998 47 4.0 2.6- 6.0 10 1.8 0.7- 4.5 884 89.1 86.0-91.6 6 0.4 0.2- 0.9 51 4.7 3.3- 6.7
Upper Savannah 570 26 4.5 2.8- 7.2 5 1.9 0.7- 4.9 503 88.9 85.2-91.7 7 0.8 0.4- 1.7 29 3.9 2.5- 6.0
Waccamaw 910 57 7.7 5.4-10.9 6 0.9 0.4- 2.2 790 84.9 81.3-88.0 4 0.3 0.1- 0.8 53 6.2 4.4- 8.6
Wateree 459 37 9.1 6.1-13.4 6 1.3 0.5- 3.2 393 85.0 80.3-88.7 7 1.8 0.8- 4.1 16 2.8 1.6- 5.1
Region***
Region I 1,259 62 4.7 3.5- 6.3 12 1.3 0.6- 2.6 1,103 87.7 85.0-89.9 11 0.6 0.3- 1.1 71 5.8 4.2- 8.0
Region II 1,114 63 5.0 3.8- 6.7 3 0.3 0.1- 0.9 989 89.9 87.7-91.7 8 0.9 0.3- 2.2 51 4.0 2.9- 5.3
Region III 1,192 66 6.0 4.5- 8.0 6 0.4 0.2- 1.1 1,051 88.6 86.2-90.6 5 0.3 0.1- 0.9 64 4.7 3.6- 6.1
Region IV 1,167 85 8.5 6.3-11.3 11 0.9 0.5- 1.7 1,005 85.7 82.6-88.2 10 1.0 0.5- 1.9 56 4.0 2.9- 5.5
Region V 1,027 86 10.4 7.9-13.7 6 0.4 0.2- 1.0 880 83.3 79.7-86.3 13 1.3 0.7- 2.4 42 4.5 3.1- 6.6
Region VI 910 57 7.7 5.4-10.9 6 0.9 0.4- 2.2 790 84.9 81.3-88.0 4 0.3 0.1- 0.8 53 6.2 4.4- 8.6
Region VII 998 47 4.0 2.6- 6.0 10 1.8 0.7- 4.5 884 89.1 86.0-91.6 6 0.4 0.2- 0.9 51 4.7 3.3- 6.7
Region VIII 902 52 5.9 4.0- 8.5 8 1.1 0.4- 2.7 794 87.2 83.7-90.1 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 47 5.8 3.8- 8.7

#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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