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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 10,047 694 4.6 4.1- 5.1 9,353 95.4 94.9-95.9
GENDER
Male 3,640 323 5.3 4.5- 6.3 3,317 94.7 93.7-95.5
Female 6,407 371 3.9 3.3- 4.6 6,036 96.1 95.4-96.7
RACE
White 6,584 512 5.3 4.6- 6.0 6,072 94.7 94.0-95.4
African American 2,680 135 3.0 2.3- 4.0 2,545 97.0 96.0-97.7
Other 478 26 2.9 1.7- 5.1 452 97.1 94.9-98.3
HISPANIC
Yes 177 11 3.8 1.7- 8.2 166 96.2 91.8-98.3
No 9,621 663 4.5 4.0- 5.1 8,958 95.5 94.9-96.0
AGE
18-24 320 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 319 99.9 99.1- 100
25-34 857 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 855 99.9 99.7- 100
35-44 1,374 23 2.1 1.2- 3.7 1,351 97.9 96.3-98.8
45-54 2,014 69 3.7 2.6- 5.2 1,945 96.3 94.8-97.4
55-64 2,254 190 7.8 6.3- 9.5 2,064 92.2 90.5-93.7
65+ 3,228 409 13.3 11.6-15.1 2,819 86.7 84.9-88.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,347 159 8.8 6.9-11.1 1,188 91.2 88.9-93.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,380 217 4.3 3.5- 5.4 3,163 95.7 94.6-96.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,432 147 4.0 3.1- 5.1 2,285 96.0 94.9-96.9
College Graduate 2,868 169 3.9 3.2- 4.8 2,699 96.1 95.2-96.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,194 122 7.6 5.7-10.0 1,072 92.4 90.0-94.3
$15,000- $24,999 1,645 155 6.9 5.3- 8.8 1,490 93.1 91.2-94.7
$25,000- $34,999 1,086 68 4.3 3.1- 5.9 1,018 95.7 94.1-96.9
$35,000- $49,999 1,302 90 5.5 4.1- 7.5 1,212 94.5 92.5-95.9
$50,000+ 3,269 156 3.1 2.5- 3.9 3,113 96.9 96.1-97.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 413 36 6.3 4.2- 9.3 377 93.7 90.7-95.8
Appalachia II 677 56 6.2 4.4- 8.8 621 93.8 91.2-95.6
Appalachia III 559 43 4.2 2.7- 6.5 516 95.8 93.5-97.3
Catawba 259 21 6.0 3.7- 9.8 238 94.0 90.2-96.3
Edisto Savannah 1,228 74 4.5 3.3- 6.1 1,154 95.5 93.9-96.7
Low Country 1,198 83 5.1 3.9- 6.5 1,115 94.9 93.5-96.1
Palmetto 1,063 78 3.0 2.1- 4.3 985 97.0 95.7-97.9
Pee Dee 664 50 5.2 3.5- 7.5 614 94.8 92.5-96.5
Trident 1,179 60 3.2 2.2- 4.7 1,119 96.8 95.3-97.8
Upper Savannah 910 65 4.2 2.9- 6.0 845 95.8 94.0-97.1
Waccamaw 1,232 80 4.3 3.2- 5.9 1,152 95.7 94.1-96.8
Wateree 549 40 5.3 3.5- 7.9 509 94.7 92.1-96.5
Region***
Region I 1,323 101 5.3 4.0- 7.0 1,222 94.7 93.0-96.0
Region II 1,236 99 5.4 4.1- 7.1 1,137 94.6 92.9-95.9
Region III 1,322 99 4.0 3.0- 5.4 1,223 96.0 94.6-97.0
Region IV 1,213 90 5.2 3.9- 6.9 1,123 94.8 93.1-96.1
Region V 1,228 74 4.5 3.3- 6.1 1,154 95.5 93.9-96.7
Region VI 1,232 80 4.3 3.2- 5.9 1,152 95.7 94.1-96.8
Region VII 1,179 60 3.2 2.2- 4.7 1,119 96.8 95.3-97.8
Region VIII 1,198 83 5.1 3.9- 6.5 1,115 94.9 93.5-96.1

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50 and confidence intervals with width greater than 20. 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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