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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,697 7,291 83.7 82.6-84.7 533 6.3 5.6- 7.1 873 10.0 9.1-10.9
GENDER
Male 3,338 2,776 82.6 80.7-84.3 228 7.1 5.9- 8.4 334 10.3 9.0-11.8
Female 5,359 4,515 84.7 83.4-85.9 305 5.7 4.9- 6.5 539 9.7 8.7-10.7
RACE
White 6,648 5,692 86.0 84.8-87.1 368 5.5 4.7- 6.3 588 8.6 7.7- 9.5
African American 1,741 1,366 79.1 76.4-81.6 138 8.2 6.6-10.1 237 12.7 10.8-14.9
Other 234 181 76.1 67.9-82.7 19 8.9 4.9-15.5 34 15.0 9.8-22.3
HISPANIC
Yes 173 130 71.5 61.3-79.9 16 14.3 7.8-24.7 27 14.2 9.0-21.7
No 8,356 7,062 84.4 83.3-85.5 498 6.0 5.3- 6.8 796 9.6 8.7-10.5
AGE
18-24 316 267 85.4 80.2-89.5 17 5.4 2.9- 9.8 32 9.1 6.2-13.3
25-34 912 763 82.1 78.8-85.0 62 7.9 5.9-10.4 87 10.0 7.9-12.7
35-44 1,392 1,220 85.4 82.8-87.8 59 4.8 3.5- 6.4 113 9.8 7.8-12.2
45-54 1,746 1,514 86.5 84.3-88.4 96 5.8 4.5- 7.4 136 7.8 6.4- 9.4
55-64 1,827 1,593 86.4 84.3-88.3 87 4.9 3.8- 6.2 147 8.7 7.2-10.6
65+ 2,428 1,877 77.5 75.5-79.5 203 8.4 7.2- 9.9 348 14.0 12.5-15.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,262 894 69.5 65.7-73.1 120 10.4 8.0-13.4 248 20.1 17.1-23.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,648 2,159 81.8 79.7-83.7 202 7.4 6.2- 8.8 287 10.8 9.3-12.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,148 1,852 86.4 84.3-88.3 119 6.0 4.6- 7.6 177 7.6 6.3- 9.2
College Graduate 2,611 2,371 90.3 88.6-91.8 87 3.6 2.7- 4.7 153 6.1 5.0- 7.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,043 784 74.5 70.5-78.1 106 11.6 9.0-14.7 153 14.0 11.3-17.2
$15,000- $24,999 1,304 1,050 79.8 76.4-82.9 97 7.8 5.9-10.3 157 12.3 9.9-15.2
$25,000- $34,999 978 811 81.1 77.0-84.6 70 7.1 4.9-10.3 97 11.8 9.1-15.2
$35,000- $49,999 1,216 1,054 86.3 83.6-88.6 67 5.9 4.4- 8.0 95 7.8 6.1- 9.9
$50,000+ 2,933 2,668 90.1 88.5-91.5 98 4.0 3.1- 5.1 167 5.9 4.9- 7.1
Health District**
Appalachia I 696 583 83.3 78.6-87.1 42 5.5 3.7- 8.1 71 11.2 7.9-15.7
Appalachia II 637 541 83.7 79.7-87.1 42 7.0 4.8-10.0 54 9.3 6.8-12.7
Appalachia III 479 406 86.1 81.8-89.5 24 5.3 3.1- 9.0 49 8.5 6.1-11.8
Catawba 371 306 78.9 73.2-83.7 21 6.4 3.9-10.2 44 14.7 10.6-20.1
Edisto Savannah 1,030 871 84.7 81.8-87.3 57 6.1 4.4- 8.4 102 9.1 7.3-11.5
Low Country 905 771 80.9 76.6-84.6 48 6.3 4.3- 9.2 86 12.8 9.7-16.8
Palmetto 825 713 87.0 84.0-89.5 36 4.9 3.4- 7.2 76 8.1 6.2-10.5
Pee Dee 711 589 82.2 78.3-85.5 49 7.4 5.3-10.1 73 10.4 7.8-13.8
Trident 998 854 86.0 82.8-88.6 57 5.7 4.0- 8.0 87 8.4 6.4-10.9
Upper Savannah 571 462 81.4 76.8-85.3 39 6.8 4.7- 9.8 70 11.8 8.6-15.9
Waccamaw 918 757 82.9 79.5-85.8 67 7.3 5.3-10.0 94 9.8 7.6-12.5
Wateree 460 374 80.4 74.7-85.1 38 9.2 5.6-14.5 48 10.4 7.4-14.5
Region***
Region I 1,267 1,045 82.5 79.2-85.3 81 6.1 4.6- 8.0 141 11.5 9.0-14.4
Region II 1,116 947 84.8 81.9-87.3 66 6.2 4.6- 8.4 103 9.0 7.1-11.2
Region III 1,196 1,019 84.4 81.7-86.8 57 5.4 4.0- 7.2 120 10.2 8.3-12.5
Region IV 1,171 963 81.5 78.3-84.3 87 8.1 6.1-10.7 121 10.4 8.4-12.9
Region V 1,030 871 84.7 81.8-87.3 57 6.1 4.4- 8.4 102 9.1 7.3-11.5
Region VI 918 757 82.9 79.5-85.8 67 7.3 5.3-10.0 94 9.8 7.6-12.5
Region VII 998 854 86.0 82.8-88.6 57 5.7 4.0- 8.0 87 8.4 6.4-10.9
Region VIII 905 771 80.9 76.6-84.6 48 6.3 4.3- 9.2 86 12.8 9.7-16.8

#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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