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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Health

Do you have a health problem or condition that makes taking aspirin unsafe for you?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes, not stomach related Yes,stomach problems No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,423 459 4.9 4.3- 5.5 488 5.5 4.9- 6.2 5,476 89.6 88.7-90.5
GENDER
Male 2,162 112 3.2 2.5- 4.1 121 3.6 2.8- 4.5 1,929 93.2 91.9-94.2
Female 4,261 347 6.2 5.4- 7.1 367 7.1 6.2- 8.1 3,547 86.7 85.4-87.9
RACE
White 4,674 346 5.0 4.4- 5.7 359 5.7 5.0- 6.5 3,969 89.2 88.2-90.2
African American 1,310 79 4.3 3.2- 5.7 92 4.9 3.7- 6.4 1,139 90.9 88.9-92.5
Other 321 22 4.7 2.8- 7.9 25 4.7 2.7- 8.1 274 90.6 86.3-93.6
HISPANIC
Yes 113 3 1.0 0.2- 3.9 9 5.3 1.9-13.6 101 93.8 85.7-97.4
No 6,219 448 4.9 4.4- 5.6 469 5.4 4.8- 6.1 5,302 89.6 88.7-90.5
AGE
18-24 302 5 2.0 0.8- 5.0 7 2.1 0.9- 4.8 290 95.9 92.5-97.8
25-34 807 28 2.2 1.4- 3.4 14 1.5 0.8- 2.8 765 96.3 94.7-97.4
35-44 1,301 46 2.7 1.9- 3.7 47 3.3 2.4- 4.7 1,208 94.0 92.4-95.2
45-54 1,490 84 5.7 4.3- 7.4 115 7.6 6.1- 9.3 1,291 86.8 84.5-88.8
55-64 1,202 103 8.0 6.3-10.0 131 11.4 9.2-14.0 968 80.7 77.7-83.3
65+ 1,321 193 14.0 11.9-16.6 174 13.0 10.9-15.4 954 73.0 69.9-75.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 680 70 7.3 5.3- 9.9 87 10.5 7.9-13.9 523 82.2 78.1-85.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,929 162 5.3 4.3- 6.6 147 5.6 4.5- 6.9 1,620 89.1 87.3-90.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,681 111 4.7 3.6- 6.0 139 5.9 4.8- 7.3 1,431 89.4 87.6-91.0
College Graduate 2,121 115 3.8 3.0- 4.7 112 3.3 2.6- 4.2 1,894 92.9 91.7-94.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 530 71 10.4 7.3-14.6 77 12.3 9.1-16.4 382 77.3 72.0-81.8
$15,000- $24,999 855 78 6.1 4.5- 8.3 83 8.0 6.1-10.4 694 85.9 82.8-88.5
$25,000- $34,999 714 57 5.7 4.2- 7.8 53 5.3 3.7- 7.4 604 89.0 86.3-91.3
$35,000- $49,999 959 72 4.8 3.5- 6.5 69 5.9 4.2- 8.2 818 89.3 86.7-91.5
$50,000+ 2,526 110 3.2 2.5- 4.1 135 3.6 3.0- 4.4 2,281 93.2 92.1-94.1
Health District**
Appalachia I 479 30 4.8 3.2- 7.3 41 5.4 3.7- 7.6 408 89.8 86.7-92.3
Appalachia II 466 30 3.9 2.5- 6.1 40 5.7 4.0- 8.0 396 90.4 87.4-92.7
Appalachia III 343 28 5.1 3.1- 8.1 34 7.5 5.1-11.0 281 87.4 83.2-90.7
Catawba 273 18 4.6 2.8- 7.5 20 5.0 3.1- 8.1 235 90.4 86.6-93.2
Edisto Savannah 781 59 6.0 4.4- 8.1 62 6.2 4.6- 8.5 660 87.8 84.9-90.2
Low Country 720 58 7.0 4.8-10.1 43 4.4 2.9- 6.7 619 88.6 85.1-91.4
Palmetto 570 36 3.7 2.5- 5.4 33 4.2 2.8- 6.4 501 92.1 89.5-94.0
Pee Dee 494 27 4.5 2.8- 7.0 37 6.5 4.4- 9.5 430 89.0 85.5-91.8
Trident 783 55 4.9 3.6- 6.7 46 4.1 2.9- 5.8 682 91.0 88.7-92.9
Upper Savannah 370 27 5.1 2.9- 8.8 30 6.5 4.1-10.0 313 88.5 83.9-91.9
Waccamaw 745 56 5.9 4.1- 8.5 67 6.8 4.9- 9.3 622 87.2 84.0-89.9
Wateree 318 31 6.5 4.2- 9.8 29 5.6 3.7- 8.5 258 87.9 83.8-91.1
Region***
Region I 849 57 4.9 3.5- 6.9 71 5.8 4.4- 7.8 721 89.2 86.6-91.3
Region II 809 58 4.4 3.2- 6.1 74 6.5 5.0- 8.4 677 89.1 86.7-91.1
Region III 843 54 4.0 2.9- 5.4 53 4.5 3.2- 6.1 736 91.6 89.5-93.2
Region IV 812 58 5.3 3.8- 7.2 66 6.1 4.6- 8.2 688 88.6 86.0-90.8
Region V 781 59 6.0 4.4- 8.1 62 6.2 4.6- 8.5 660 87.8 84.9-90.2
Region VI 745 56 5.9 4.1- 8.5 67 6.8 4.9- 9.3 622 87.2 84.0-89.9
Region VII 783 55 4.9 3.6- 6.7 46 4.1 2.9- 5.8 682 91.0 88.7-92.9
Region VIII 720 58 7.0 4.8-10.1 43 4.4 2.9- 6.7 619 88.6 85.1-91.4

*This question was asked of respondents who reported that they did not take aspirin daily or every other day.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. 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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