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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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Obesity Indicator

Excluding diet drinks, 100% fruit juice or carbonated water, how often do you drink
regular soft drinks, sweet tea, fruit drinks or fruit punch, Kool-aid, or sports drinks?

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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 9,718 2,715 21.7 20.6-22.8 3,926 47.2 45.7-48.6 2,287 24.3 23.1-25.5 683 6.1 5.5- 6.8 107 0.8 0.6- 1.0
GENDER
Male 3,666 794 16.6 15.0-18.3 1,680 53.1 50.7-55.4 900 23.6 21.7-25.5 263 6.2 5.2- 7.3 29 0.6 0.3- 1.1
Female 6,052 1,921 26.2 24.8-27.7 2,246 41.9 40.1-43.6 1,387 25.0 23.4-26.5 420 6.0 5.3- 6.8 78 1.0 0.7- 1.3
RACE
White 7,217 2,297 25.2 23.9-26.5 2,766 44.8 43.2-46.4 1,561 22.8 21.4-24.2 508 6.4 5.7- 7.2 85 0.8 0.6- 1.1
African American 1,861 251 10.9 9.2-12.9 886 54.6 51.4-57.8 577 28.6 25.8-31.4 133 5.3 4.1- 6.8 14 0.6 0.3- 1.4
Other 452 116 24.2 18.4-31.3 187 44.0 37.3-51.0 115 25.7 20.4-31.7 28 5.4 3.1- 9.4 6 0.6 0.2- 1.8
HISPANIC
Yes 150 35 22.3 13.3-34.8 65 48.4 37.1-59.8 40 26.5 18.0-37.2 9 2.6 1.2- 5.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4
No 9,423 2,641 21.6 20.5-22.7 3,791 47.1 45.6-48.6 2,222 24.3 23.1-25.6 665 6.2 5.6- 6.9 104 0.8 0.6- 1.0
AGE
18-24 322 21 10.4 6.1-17.4 213 64.7 57.7-71.1 75 22.2 17.2-28.1 12 2.7 1.2- 5.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4
25-34 870 139 13.0 10.6-15.9 470 57.3 53.1-61.4 213 24.5 21.1-28.1 45 4.8 3.4- 6.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5
35-44 1,469 283 18.3 16.0-20.9 727 48.9 45.7-52.2 360 25.2 22.5-28.1 93 7.0 5.4- 9.0 6 0.6 0.2- 1.7
45-54 2,044 547 24.1 22.0-26.4 821 43.0 40.4-45.7 509 25.5 23.2-28.0 143 6.2 5.1- 7.6 24 1.1 0.7- 1.7
55-64 2,141 714 29.5 27.3-31.9 744 38.2 35.6-40.9 479 23.7 21.4-26.1 177 7.6 6.4- 9.0 27 0.9 0.6- 1.5
65+ 2,872 1,011 31.7 29.7-33.8 951 36.6 34.4-38.9 651 23.4 21.5-25.4 213 6.8 5.8- 8.0 46 1.4 1.0- 2.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,203 275 17.9 15.1-21.2 584 57.3 52.9-61.5 259 18.9 16.0-22.3 74 5.2 3.5- 7.6 11 0.7 0.3- 1.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,887 685 17.9 16.1-19.9 1,405 55.4 52.8-58.1 623 21.9 19.8-24.2 158 4.4 3.5- 5.6 16 0.3 0.2- 0.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,465 712 21.6 19.5-23.9 999 47.8 44.9-50.7 548 23.8 21.4-26.2 171 5.8 4.7- 7.2 35 1.0 0.6- 1.6
College Graduate 3,135 1,032 26.6 24.6-28.6 929 34.8 32.4-37.2 851 29.2 27.1-31.5 278 8.2 7.1- 9.6 45 1.1 0.7- 1.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 932 230 18.8 16.0-22.1 422 53.1 48.3-57.7 212 22.9 19.3-26.9 58 4.7 3.3- 6.6 10 0.6 0.3- 1.1
$15,000- $24,999 1,362 302 16.6 14.1-19.4 660 55.5 51.4-59.5 310 22.9 19.7-26.5 77 4.2 2.9- 6.1 13 0.8 0.3- 2.2
$25,000- $34,999 1,093 260 17.3 14.6-20.4 493 52.2 47.9-56.5 259 22.4 19.2-26.0 72 7.2 5.0-10.4 9 0.9 0.3- 2.6
$35,000- $49,999 1,399 380 20.1 17.4-23.0 623 54.4 50.6-58.1 309 20.3 17.6-23.3 73 4.8 3.5- 6.6 14 0.4 0.2- 0.8
$50,000+ 3,630 1,149 25.1 23.4-26.9 1,234 39.9 37.7-42.1 900 26.8 24.8-28.8 301 7.3 6.3- 8.4 46 0.9 0.6- 1.2
Health District**
Appalachia I 709 217 23.9 20.5-27.7 282 46.5 41.4-51.7 160 23.2 19.3-27.7 41 5.5 3.4- 8.8 9 0.9 0.4- 1.8
Appalachia II 657 168 20.3 16.9-24.0 251 44.7 39.6-49.8 178 27.6 23.5-32.1 55 6.6 4.7- 9.1 5 0.9 0.3- 2.7
Appalachia III 488 121 21.2 16.8-26.5 225 52.7 46.9-58.5 114 21.5 17.4-26.3 25 4.2 2.6- 6.5 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3
Catawba 409 96 18.8 15.0-23.5 183 48.0 41.9-54.1 104 28.3 23.0-34.2 26 4.9 3.2- 7.4 0 0.0 . - .
Edisto Savannah 1,201 295 19.3 16.8-22.0 543 53.0 49.3-56.7 257 20.5 17.7-23.7 86 6.0 4.6- 7.8 20 1.2 0.7- 2.0
Low Country 1,160 409 25.6 22.6-28.9 373 43.5 39.3-47.9 266 22.7 19.5-26.1 96 6.3 4.9- 8.0 16 1.9 0.7- 5.3
Palmetto 813 205 21.1 17.8-24.7 334 44.5 40.2-49.0 196 25.9 22.2-29.9 65 7.5 5.4-10.4 13 1.0 0.5- 1.8
Pee Dee 753 163 18.7 15.4-22.5 374 54.2 49.7-58.6 173 22.1 18.7-26.1 39 4.4 3.1- 6.3 4 0.6 0.2- 1.7
Trident 1,175 367 25.9 22.9-29.0 420 42.1 38.3-46.0 282 24.8 21.7-28.0 89 6.3 4.9- 8.1 17 0.9 0.5- 1.6
Upper Savannah 588 164 23.1 19.3-27.4 239 44.4 39.0-49.9 139 24.7 20.5-29.4 41 7.4 5.1-10.5 5 0.5 0.2- 1.2
Waccamaw 1,195 368 22.1 19.5-24.8 457 49.2 45.4-53.0 272 21.4 18.6-24.5 90 6.9 5.3- 9.0 8 0.4 0.2- 0.9
Wateree 475 118 18.7 15.1-22.9 204 49.6 43.7-55.5 124 25.7 20.9-31.2 23 5.3 3.2- 8.7 6 0.7 0.3- 1.5
Region***
Region I 1,297 381 23.6 21.0-26.3 521 45.6 41.9-49.3 299 23.9 20.9-27.1 82 6.3 4.7- 8.5 14 0.7 0.4- 1.2
Region II 1,145 289 20.7 17.9-23.7 476 48.1 44.3-52.0 292 25.0 22.0-28.3 80 5.5 4.2- 7.2 8 0.7 0.3- 1.7
Region III 1,222 301 20.4 17.8-23.2 517 45.6 42.1-49.2 300 26.7 23.6-30.0 91 6.7 5.1- 8.7 13 0.7 0.4- 1.2
Region IV 1,228 281 18.7 16.2-21.5 578 52.4 48.8-56.0 297 23.5 20.7-26.7 62 4.8 3.6- 6.4 10 0.6 0.3- 1.2
Region V 1,201 295 19.3 16.8-22.0 543 53.0 49.3-56.7 257 20.5 17.7-23.7 86 6.0 4.6- 7.8 20 1.2 0.7- 2.0
Region VI 1,195 368 22.1 19.5-24.8 457 49.2 45.4-53.0 272 21.4 18.6-24.5 90 6.9 5.3- 9.0 8 0.4 0.2- 0.9
Region VII 1,175 367 25.9 22.9-29.0 420 42.1 38.3-46.0 282 24.8 21.7-28.0 89 6.3 4.9- 8.1 17 0.9 0.5- 1.6
Region VIII 1,160 409 25.6 22.6-28.9 373 43.5 39.3-47.9 266 22.7 19.5-26.1 96 6.3 4.9- 8.0 16 1.9 0.7- 5.3

#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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