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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 10,355 8,325 74.9 73.4-76.2 755 6.7 6.1- 7.5 1,275 18.4 17.1-19.8
GENDER
Male 3,898 2,957 68.1 65.6-70.5 306 7.3 6.1- 8.6 635 24.6 22.4-27.1
Female 6,457 5,368 81.1 79.6-82.4 449 6.3 5.6- 7.1 640 12.7 11.4-14.0
RACE
White 7,618 6,268 79.1 77.7-80.4 537 6.7 6.0- 7.6 813 14.2 13.0-15.5
African American 2,028 1,551 69.3 65.9-72.6 142 6.0 4.7- 7.5 335 24.7 21.5-28.2
Other 485 337 56.1 49.1-62.8 46 8.5 5.3-13.5 102 35.4 28.7-42.7
HISPANIC
Yes 164 106 47.9 37.3-58.7 19 12.1 6.6-21.1 39 40.0 29.1-51.9
No 10,016 8,086 75.7 74.2-77.0 713 6.5 5.9- 7.2 1,217 17.8 16.5-19.2
AGE
18-24 353 217 57.3 50.5-63.8 28 5.2 3.4- 8.0 108 37.5 31.0-44.4
25-34 933 644 61.3 57.1-65.4 43 5.2 3.6- 7.5 246 33.4 29.5-37.7
35-44 1,566 1,209 74.6 71.4-77.5 97 6.8 5.2- 9.0 260 18.6 16.0-21.5
45-54 2,179 1,751 81.4 79.4-83.4 134 5.9 4.8- 7.2 294 12.7 11.1-14.4
55-64 2,264 1,920 83.8 81.8-85.7 156 8.0 6.6- 9.6 188 8.2 6.9- 9.7
65+ 3,060 2,584 85.8 84.3-87.2 297 9.1 8.0-10.4 179 5.1 4.2- 6.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,326 989 65.9 61.3-70.2 136 8.9 6.8-11.6 201 25.2 21.0-29.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,118 2,432 70.1 67.3-72.7 228 6.6 5.4- 8.0 458 23.3 20.8-26.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,596 2,116 77.3 74.5-79.8 192 7.0 5.7- 8.6 288 15.7 13.4-18.4
College Graduate 3,284 2,763 81.3 79.2-83.3 197 5.8 4.8- 7.0 324 12.8 11.1-14.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,009 761 66.9 61.7-71.7 96 8.4 6.4-10.8 152 24.7 19.9-30.2
$15,000- $24,999 1,474 1,110 64.0 59.5-68.2 116 7.5 5.3-10.4 248 28.5 24.5-33.0
$25,000- $34,999 1,157 921 71.7 67.3-75.7 80 7.2 5.1-10.0 156 21.1 17.4-25.4
$35,000- $49,999 1,479 1,205 77.3 73.7-80.6 100 6.6 5.0- 8.6 174 16.1 13.1-19.6
$50,000+ 3,753 3,178 82.1 80.2-83.9 224 5.7 4.8- 6.7 351 12.2 10.6-14.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 749 621 77.5 72.0-82.1 52 7.3 4.9-10.6 76 15.3 11.1-20.7
Appalachia II 705 571 73.4 68.1-78.0 54 6.8 5.0- 9.2 80 19.8 15.3-25.2
Appalachia III 523 442 79.3 73.3-84.3 35 6.5 4.1-10.2 46 14.2 9.8-20.0
Catawba 424 331 74.6 68.5-79.8 35 7.0 4.8-10.3 58 18.4 13.6-24.4
Edisto Savannah 1,291 1,012 73.0 69.3-76.5 114 8.2 6.4-10.4 165 18.8 15.6-22.4
Low Country 1,224 963 71.8 67.5-75.7 91 7.3 5.6- 9.5 170 21.0 17.2-25.3
Palmetto 856 684 73.5 69.0-77.6 61 6.4 4.7- 8.8 111 20.1 16.2-24.6
Pee Dee 801 652 77.1 72.8-80.9 44 4.7 3.3- 6.6 105 18.2 14.6-22.5
Trident 1,248 1,034 78.2 74.4-81.5 74 6.7 4.8- 9.4 140 15.1 12.3-18.5
Upper Savannah 621 510 77.9 72.9-82.3 45 6.1 4.3- 8.6 66 16.0 12.0-21.0
Waccamaw 1,270 993 70.8 66.8-74.5 108 7.5 5.8- 9.8 169 21.7 18.1-25.7
Wateree 506 412 70.5 63.0-77.0 34 7.9 5.1-12.0 60 21.7 15.4-29.5
Region***
Region I 1,370 1,131 77.7 74.0-81.0 97 6.7 5.1- 8.8 142 15.6 12.6-19.2
Region II 1,228 1,013 76.0 72.1-79.5 89 6.7 5.1- 8.7 126 17.3 14.1-21.2
Region III 1,280 1,015 73.8 70.3-77.1 96 6.6 5.2- 8.4 169 19.5 16.4-23.1
Region IV 1,307 1,064 74.5 70.5-78.1 78 5.9 4.5- 7.9 165 19.6 16.2-23.6
Region V 1,291 1,012 73.0 69.3-76.5 114 8.2 6.4-10.4 165 18.8 15.6-22.4
Region VI 1,270 993 70.8 66.8-74.5 108 7.5 5.8- 9.8 169 21.7 18.1-25.7
Region VII 1,248 1,034 78.2 74.4-81.5 74 6.7 4.8- 9.4 140 15.1 12.3-18.5
Region VIII 1,224 963 71.8 67.5-75.7 91 7.3 5.6- 9.5 170 21.0 17.2-25.3

#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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