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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,787 574 5.2 4.6- 5.9 4,364 41.5 40.1-42.9 2,810 28.9 27.6-30.2 338 3.5 3.0- 4.1 1,701 20.9 19.6-22.2
GENDER
Male 3,690 163 4.0 3.1- 5.1 1,623 40.3 38.1-42.7 1,098 30.1 27.9-32.3 141 4.0 3.2- 5.0 665 21.6 19.5-23.8
Female 6,097 411 6.4 5.6- 7.3 2,741 42.5 40.8-44.2 1,712 27.8 26.3-29.3 197 3.1 2.5- 3.7 1,036 20.3 18.8-21.8
RACE
White 7,250 429 5.5 4.8- 6.3 3,497 46.2 44.6-47.8 2,120 29.9 28.4-31.4 212 2.9 2.4- 3.5 992 15.5 14.3-16.7
African American 1,892 99 4.2 3.2- 5.5 601 28.2 25.4-31.1 528 28.3 25.4-31.4 104 5.4 4.2- 7.0 560 33.9 30.7-37.3
Other 452 35 6.6 3.9-10.9 196 44.2 37.6-51.0 126 23.3 18.4-28.9 16 2.8 1.4- 5.4 79 23.2 17.3-30.3
HISPANIC
Yes 151 10 5.0 2.3-10.5 74 48.9 38.0-59.9 34 20.1 13.2-29.4 3 1.3 0.3- 4.8 30 24.7 15.5-37.0
No 9,486 559 5.3 4.7- 6.0 4,235 41.3 39.9-42.8 2,745 29.2 27.9-30.6 330 3.6 3.1- 4.1 1,617 20.6 19.3-21.9
AGE
18-24 340 15 4.4 2.3- 8.4 89 24.0 19.0-29.8 103 30.5 24.6-37.0 9 2.1 1.0- 4.7 124 39.0 32.5-45.9
25-34 885 38 4.2 2.7- 6.4 330 38.3 34.3-42.5 260 29.2 25.6-33.2 33 3.2 2.1- 4.7 224 25.1 21.6-29.0
35-44 1,514 75 5.7 4.3- 7.5 640 41.6 38.5-44.8 454 28.6 25.8-31.6 47 3.2 2.2- 4.7 298 20.9 18.2-23.9
45-54 2,080 121 5.5 4.4- 6.8 937 45.7 43.1-48.4 599 28.5 26.1-30.9 83 4.3 3.2- 5.6 340 16.1 14.2-18.3
55-64 2,147 133 5.2 4.3- 6.4 962 43.3 40.7-45.9 643 30.4 28.0-32.9 82 4.1 3.1- 5.3 327 17.1 15.1-19.3
65+ 2,821 192 6.2 5.2- 7.4 1,406 48.6 46.3-51.0 751 26.9 24.9-29.0 84 3.7 2.8- 5.0 388 14.4 12.8-16.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,206 59 5.0 3.0- 8.0 409 32.0 28.2-36.2 323 25.6 22.1-29.4 56 4.1 2.8- 5.8 359 33.3 29.1-37.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,942 141 3.9 3.1- 4.9 1,120 34.2 31.8-36.7 888 29.5 27.1-32.0 127 4.5 3.6- 5.7 666 27.9 25.3-30.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,473 130 4.7 3.6- 6.1 1,191 43.6 40.9-46.5 734 31.1 28.5-33.8 82 3.4 2.5- 4.6 336 17.2 15.0-19.7
College Graduate 3,140 242 7.2 6.1- 8.5 1,636 50.8 48.4-53.3 857 27.5 25.3-29.7 73 2.4 1.8- 3.3 332 12.1 10.5-13.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 943 43 4.3 2.9- 6.4 341 32.3 27.9-37.0 257 28.1 23.8-33.0 39 4.3 2.8- 6.6 263 30.9 26.8-35.4
$15,000- $24,999 1,387 80 5.2 3.7- 7.3 531 34.9 31.1-38.9 390 25.3 22.0-28.8 61 4.4 3.2- 6.2 325 30.2 26.2-34.6
$25,000- $34,999 1,095 55 3.3 2.3- 4.7 468 39.0 35.0-43.2 334 31.6 27.7-35.7 47 4.3 3.0- 6.2 191 21.7 18.2-25.7
$35,000- $49,999 1,411 80 5.7 3.9- 8.2 630 42.5 38.8-46.4 409 29.8 26.5-33.4 50 3.7 2.5- 5.3 242 18.3 15.4-21.6
$50,000+ 3,645 227 5.7 4.8- 6.7 1,817 46.5 44.3-48.7 1,080 29.3 27.4-31.4 95 2.9 2.2- 3.8 426 15.6 13.8-17.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 711 37 3.3 2.3- 4.7 339 44.5 39.6-49.5 209 31.9 27.2-36.9 25 2.7 1.7- 4.4 101 17.6 13.5-22.7
Appalachia II 673 41 5.2 3.6- 7.5 328 44.2 39.4-49.1 186 28.4 24.2-33.0 23 3.5 2.2- 5.6 95 18.6 14.5-23.6
Appalachia III 500 26 7.8 4.8-12.5 215 37.7 32.5-43.3 145 27.9 23.0-33.4 12 2.3 1.1- 4.7 102 24.2 19.0-30.2
Catawba 404 25 5.2 3.3- 8.3 196 48.2 42.2-54.4 105 24.9 20.2-30.3 14 3.2 1.8- 5.7 64 18.4 13.8-24.1
Edisto Savannah 1,222 73 5.6 4.2- 7.3 509 38.4 34.9-42.0 358 29.4 26.1-32.9 39 3.1 2.1- 4.7 243 23.5 20.3-27.0
Low Country 1,158 70 5.4 3.9- 7.3 572 43.7 39.7-47.8 324 28.6 24.7-32.9 28 2.2 1.5- 3.4 164 20.1 16.6-24.2
Palmetto 812 49 4.9 3.3- 7.2 349 42.2 37.9-46.6 241 30.9 26.9-35.2 31 3.5 2.2- 5.3 142 18.5 15.3-22.2
Pee Dee 756 37 3.9 2.5- 6.0 264 32.0 28.1-36.3 229 30.1 26.2-34.4 38 4.8 3.3- 7.1 188 29.1 25.1-33.5
Trident 1,183 63 4.8 3.6- 6.5 588 48.0 44.2-51.7 311 25.3 22.3-28.5 44 4.6 3.1- 6.7 177 17.3 14.3-20.8
Upper Savannah 578 38 5.9 3.8- 9.0 243 39.6 34.4-45.0 163 27.9 23.5-32.7 20 3.3 1.9- 5.7 114 23.3 18.9-28.4
Waccamaw 1,203 77 5.9 4.3- 8.0 531 38.2 34.7-41.9 371 32.4 28.9-36.2 43 4.0 2.7- 5.8 181 19.4 16.2-23.1
Wateree 480 30 4.8 3.1- 7.2 191 34.4 29.0-40.3 145 32.5 26.9-38.6 19 4.1 2.3- 7.2 95 24.3 18.0-31.8
Region***
Region I 1,289 75 4.4 3.3- 6.0 582 42.3 38.7-45.9 372 30.1 26.8-33.6 45 3.0 2.1- 4.3 215 20.2 17.1-23.7
Region II 1,173 67 6.4 4.6- 8.6 543 41.4 37.8-45.1 331 28.2 24.9-31.7 35 3.0 2.0- 4.4 197 21.1 17.7-24.8
Region III 1,216 74 5.0 3.7- 6.8 545 44.2 40.6-47.7 346 29.0 25.8-32.3 45 3.4 2.4- 4.8 206 18.5 15.8-21.5
Region IV 1,236 67 4.3 3.1- 5.7 455 33.0 29.7-36.5 374 31.1 27.8-34.6 57 4.5 3.3- 6.2 283 27.1 23.6-31.0
Region V 1,222 73 5.6 4.2- 7.3 509 38.4 34.9-42.0 358 29.4 26.1-32.9 39 3.1 2.1- 4.7 243 23.5 20.3-27.0
Region VI 1,203 77 5.9 4.3- 8.0 531 38.2 34.7-41.9 371 32.4 28.9-36.2 43 4.0 2.7- 5.8 181 19.4 16.2-23.1
Region VII 1,183 63 4.8 3.6- 6.5 588 48.0 44.2-51.7 311 25.3 22.3-28.5 44 4.6 3.1- 6.7 177 17.3 14.3-20.8
Region VIII 1,158 70 5.4 3.9- 7.3 572 43.7 39.7-47.8 324 28.6 24.7-32.9 28 2.2 1.5- 3.4 164 20.1 16.6-24.2

#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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