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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 10,368 439 3.0 2.7- 3.5 9,929 97.0 96.5-97.3
GENDER
Male 3,905 163 2.9 2.3- 3.6 3,742 97.1 96.4-97.7
Female 6,463 276 3.2 2.8- 3.7 6,187 96.8 96.3-97.2
RACE
White 7,622 283 2.6 2.3- 3.1 7,339 97.4 96.9-97.7
African American 2,035 110 3.6 2.8- 4.6 1,925 96.4 95.4-97.2
Other 487 23 3.5 1.7- 6.9 464 96.5 93.1-98.3
HISPANIC
Yes 164 5 1.1 0.4- 3.0 159 98.9 97.0-99.6
No 10,028 414 3.0 2.6- 3.4 9,614 97.0 96.6-97.4
AGE
18-24 356 0 0.0 . - . 356 100 . - .
25-34 931 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 929 99.9 99.7- 100
35-44 1,567 19 1.4 0.7- 2.8 1,548 98.6 97.2-99.3
45-54 2,180 57 2.5 1.7- 3.6 2,123 97.5 96.4-98.3
55-64 2,264 123 5.5 4.5- 6.7 2,141 94.5 93.3-95.5
65+ 3,070 238 8.5 7.3-10.0 2,832 91.5 90.0-92.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,336 118 6.3 5.0- 7.9 1,218 93.7 92.1-95.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,125 147 3.5 2.8- 4.4 2,978 96.5 95.6-97.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,594 85 2.3 1.6- 3.3 2,509 97.7 96.7-98.4
College Graduate 3,282 87 1.8 1.4- 2.3 3,195 98.2 97.7-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,013 103 9.1 7.0-11.9 910 90.9 88.1-93.0
$15,000- $24,999 1,476 90 4.2 3.2- 5.6 1,386 95.8 94.4-96.8
$25,000- $34,999 1,155 53 3.8 2.4- 6.0 1,102 96.2 94.0-97.6
$35,000- $49,999 1,480 47 2.4 1.7- 3.3 1,433 97.6 96.7-98.3
$50,000+ 3,752 60 1.2 0.9- 1.7 3,692 98.8 98.3-99.1
Health District**
Appalachia I 747 33 3.0 2.0- 4.3 714 97.0 95.7-98.0
Appalachia II 702 19 1.8 1.1- 2.9 683 98.2 97.1-98.9
Appalachia III 523 26 4.2 2.6- 6.8 497 95.8 93.2-97.4
Catawba 422 22 3.8 2.4- 5.9 400 96.2 94.1-97.6
Edisto Savannah 1,294 50 2.7 1.9- 3.9 1,244 97.3 96.1-98.1
Low Country 1,223 46 3.1 2.2- 4.5 1,177 96.9 95.5-97.8
Palmetto 859 34 2.9 1.8- 4.7 825 97.1 95.3-98.2
Pee Dee 802 40 4.0 2.8- 5.7 762 96.0 94.3-97.2
Trident 1,250 50 2.9 2.1- 3.9 1,200 97.1 96.1-97.9
Upper Savannah 622 23 2.3 1.5- 3.6 599 97.7 96.4-98.5
Waccamaw 1,274 65 3.6 2.6- 4.9 1,209 96.4 95.1-97.4
Wateree 509 27 3.0 2.0- 4.5 482 97.0 95.5-98.0
Region***
Region I 1,369 56 2.7 2.0- 3.6 1,313 97.3 96.4-98.0
Region II 1,225 45 2.8 2.0- 4.0 1,180 97.2 96.0-98.0
Region III 1,281 56 3.2 2.3- 4.5 1,225 96.8 95.5-97.7
Region IV 1,311 67 3.6 2.8- 4.7 1,244 96.4 95.3-97.2
Region V 1,294 50 2.7 1.9- 3.9 1,244 97.3 96.1-98.1
Region VI 1,274 65 3.6 2.6- 4.9 1,209 96.4 95.1-97.4
Region VII 1,250 50 2.9 2.1- 3.9 1,200 97.1 96.1-97.9
Region VIII 1,223 46 3.1 2.2- 4.5 1,177 96.9 95.5-97.8

#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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