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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,008 7,177 75.8 74.4-77.1 724 7.3 6.6- 8.1 1,107 16.9 15.7-18.1
GENDER
Male 3,471 2,578 69.4 67.1-71.6 312 8.1 6.9- 9.5 581 22.5 20.4-24.6
Female 5,537 4,599 81.6 80.2-83.0 412 6.6 5.8- 7.4 526 11.8 10.6-13.1
RACE
White 6,823 5,483 77.5 76.0-78.9 558 7.4 6.6- 8.3 782 15.1 13.8-16.4
African American 1,857 1,469 75.0 71.9-77.9 137 6.8 5.4- 8.6 251 18.2 15.6-21.1
Other 245 168 58.9 49.9-67.3 20 8.4 4.4-15.3 57 32.7 24.8-41.8
HISPANIC
Yes 181 137 64.1 53.4-73.6 10 8.4 3.5-18.7 34 27.5 19.0-37.9
No 8,647 6,901 76.2 74.9-77.5 693 7.2 6.5- 8.0 1,053 16.6 15.4-17.9
AGE
18-24 333 202 56.1 49.4-62.5 26 7.3 4.4-12.1 105 36.6 30.3-43.2
25-34 950 650 66.7 62.9-70.3 69 7.4 5.6- 9.6 231 25.9 22.6-29.5
35-44 1,437 1,124 76.5 73.6-79.2 77 5.4 4.0- 7.1 236 18.1 15.7-20.8
45-54 1,820 1,483 82.0 79.7-84.0 109 5.6 4.4- 7.0 228 12.4 10.7-14.4
55-64 1,888 1,574 83.3 81.1-85.3 150 8.0 6.7- 9.6 164 8.7 7.2-10.4
65+ 2,493 2,075 84.1 82.3-85.8 287 10.9 9.5-12.5 131 5.0 4.1- 6.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,322 981 69.1 65.1-72.8 143 9.3 7.4-11.6 198 21.6 18.1-25.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,765 2,129 72.4 69.8-74.8 229 7.3 6.1- 8.8 407 20.3 18.0-22.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,218 1,818 77.6 74.8-80.2 150 6.7 5.4- 8.3 250 15.7 13.4-18.4
College Graduate 2,674 2,228 81.2 79.0-83.2 196 6.8 5.6- 8.3 250 12.0 10.4-13.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,070 795 70.4 66.2-74.3 112 10.1 7.8-13.0 163 19.5 16.1-23.4
$15,000- $24,999 1,352 1,024 68.6 64.5-72.3 108 7.6 5.8-10.0 220 23.8 20.3-27.8
$25,000- $34,999 1,012 796 72.7 68.2-76.8 81 6.9 5.1- 9.3 135 20.4 16.5-24.8
$35,000- $49,999 1,253 1,012 75.9 72.2-79.2 95 8.0 5.9-10.8 146 16.1 13.3-19.3
$50,000+ 3,010 2,524 82.0 80.1-83.8 200 5.9 5.0- 6.9 286 12.1 10.5-13.9
Health District**
Appalachia I 708 572 76.0 70.8-80.6 51 7.0 4.9- 9.9 85 17.0 12.8-22.2
Appalachia II 654 543 77.7 72.8-81.9 34 5.6 3.7- 8.5 77 16.7 12.9-21.4
Appalachia III 499 414 77.0 71.2-82.0 38 7.5 4.9-11.2 47 15.5 11.2-21.1
Catawba 381 290 72.8 66.9-78.1 30 7.3 4.8-10.9 61 19.8 15.1-25.6
Edisto Savannah 1,067 825 72.4 68.6-75.9 107 9.6 7.7-12.0 135 18.0 14.9-21.6
Low Country 937 722 69.8 65.2-74.0 92 9.5 7.3-12.4 123 20.7 16.8-25.2
Palmetto 849 690 76.5 72.4-80.2 64 7.7 5.6-10.5 95 15.8 12.6-19.6
Pee Dee 742 631 80.6 76.2-84.3 40 6.2 4.1- 9.2 71 13.2 10.1-17.1
Trident 1,042 826 76.4 72.7-79.8 86 7.1 5.4- 9.3 130 16.4 13.4-20.0
Upper Savannah 585 489 83.7 79.0-87.5 49 5.3 3.9- 7.3 47 11.0 7.5-15.8
Waccamaw 950 717 70.9 66.9-74.5 79 8.6 6.5-11.3 154 20.6 17.3-24.2
Wateree 480 373 73.2 67.2-78.4 39 5.8 4.0- 8.2 68 21.1 16.0-27.2
Region***
Region I 1,293 1,061 79.5 75.9-82.6 100 6.3 4.9- 8.0 132 14.3 11.4-17.8
Region II 1,153 957 77.4 73.7-80.7 72 6.5 4.8- 8.6 124 16.2 13.2-19.7
Region III 1,230 980 75.4 72.0-78.4 94 7.6 5.9- 9.7 156 17.0 14.3-20.2
Region IV 1,222 1,004 77.6 74.1-80.8 79 6.0 4.5- 8.0 139 16.4 13.5-19.7
Region V 1,067 825 72.4 68.6-75.9 107 9.6 7.7-12.0 135 18.0 14.9-21.6
Region VI 950 717 70.9 66.9-74.5 79 8.6 6.5-11.3 154 20.6 17.3-24.2
Region VII 1,042 826 76.4 72.7-79.8 86 7.1 5.4- 9.3 130 16.4 13.4-20.0
Region VIII 937 722 69.8 65.2-74.0 92 9.5 7.3-12.4 123 20.7 16.8-25.2

#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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