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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Within past yr Within past 2 yrs Within past 5 yrs 5 or more yrs ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,968 5,919 66.5 64.7-68.2 1,072 12.0 10.8-13.2 767 9.0 7.9-10.2 1,022 10.8 9.8-11.9 188 1.8 1.4- 2.4
GENDER
Male 3,265 2,094 64.7 61.8-67.4 373 11.9 10.1-14.0 295 9.5 7.8-11.7 412 11.6 10.0-13.4 91 2.3 1.5- 3.5
Female 5,703 3,825 68.1 66.0-70.2 699 12.1 10.7-13.6 472 8.4 7.1- 9.9 610 10.1 8.8-11.5 97 1.3 1.0- 1.8
RACE
White 5,972 4,321 72.7 70.8-74.6 609 10.7 9.4-12.2 419 6.4 5.5- 7.4 555 9.1 8.0-10.3 68 1.1 0.7- 1.6
African American 2,364 1,238 52.8 49.0-56.5 382 14.6 12.4-17.2 275 14.3 11.4-17.7 377 14.9 12.6-17.6 92 3.4 2.1- 5.5
Other 422 254 60.0 51.1-68.2 52 12.4 7.7-19.4 50 14.8 9.1-23.2 53 10.6 6.6-16.6 13 2.3 1.1- 4.6
HISPANIC
Yes 158 103 60.7 46.1-73.6 14 11.4 4.4-26.7 20 18.2 8.7-34.2 16 6.2 2.6-13.9 5 3.6 1.2-10.0
No 8,645 5,735 66.9 65.1-68.6 1,032 11.8 10.7-13.1 727 8.7 7.6- 9.9 981 10.9 9.8-12.0 170 1.7 1.3- 2.3
AGE
18-24 311 205 67.4 59.3-74.7 42 16.1 10.6-23.7 29 7.2 3.9-13.0 30 7.9 4.9-12.5 5 1.3 0.5- 3.6
25-34 842 522 62.5 57.5-67.2 118 13.1 10.3-16.6 73 11.0 7.8-15.3 120 11.6 9.1-14.7 9 1.8 0.6- 4.9
35-44 1,337 865 64.2 60.3-67.9 179 12.5 10.2-15.2 118 10.0 7.8-12.7 156 12.3 9.7-15.5 19 1.0 0.5- 1.9
45-54 1,907 1,218 68.1 65.0-71.1 247 11.2 9.3-13.4 180 8.1 6.5-10.0 222 10.5 8.6-12.6 40 2.2 1.4- 3.3
55-64 2,022 1,359 70.5 67.3-73.4 207 8.6 7.0-10.4 173 8.2 6.3-10.6 234 10.6 8.8-12.8 49 2.1 1.4- 3.2
65+ 2,549 1,750 68.1 65.3-70.7 279 11.2 9.5-13.2 194 7.9 6.2- 9.9 260 10.5 8.9-12.2 66 2.4 1.8- 3.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 929 337 35.8 30.2-41.7 138 13.5 10.3-17.4 126 13.1 9.2-18.3 257 31.2 25.9-37.0 71 6.5 4.5- 9.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,936 1,711 56.5 53.2-59.7 391 14.7 12.3-17.3 299 10.9 9.0-13.3 449 14.9 12.9-17.1 86 3.0 1.9- 4.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,292 1,540 68.3 64.7-71.6 318 13.6 11.3-16.3 201 9.6 7.3-12.5 208 7.8 6.2- 9.7 25 0.8 0.4- 1.5
College Graduate 2,796 2,325 84.0 81.6-86.0 223 7.3 6.0- 8.9 139 5.2 3.9- 7.0 104 3.3 2.4- 4.6 5 0.1 0.0- 0.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 937 334 36.3 31.0-42.0 145 16.0 12.2-20.7 137 15.4 11.6-20.1 269 28.0 23.5-33.0 52 4.3 3.0- 6.1
$15,000- $24,999 1,366 672 43.0 38.2-48.0 203 14.8 11.6-18.6 181 16.8 12.8-21.8 264 22.5 18.5-27.0 46 2.9 1.9- 4.5
$25,000- $34,999 952 598 56.8 50.9-62.5 146 18.7 14.3-23.9 94 11.4 8.2-15.6 97 9.2 7.0-12.0 17 4.0 1.4-10.6
$35,000- $49,999 1,208 838 63.6 58.3-68.7 153 14.4 10.8-18.9 106 11.9 8.3-16.9 96 8.5 6.3-11.3 15 1.6 0.8- 3.2
$50,000+ 3,201 2,648 82.4 80.2-84.3 270 8.2 6.8- 9.8 145 4.6 3.6- 5.9 121 4.4 3.4- 5.7 17 0.4 0.2- 0.8
Health District**
Appalachia I 354 242 66.3 59.1-72.8 32 10.7 6.0-18.2 31 7.8 5.1-11.8 40 13.6 9.4-19.4 9 1.6 0.8- 3.3
Appalachia II 597 433 73.7 68.0-78.6 50 9.2 6.1-13.5 49 8.3 5.4-12.6 55 7.8 5.2-11.4 10 1.1 0.5- 2.3
Appalachia III 485 314 67.2 60.0-73.6 53 9.4 6.4-13.5 41 8.1 4.8-13.4 62 14.2 9.7-20.2 15 1.2 0.6- 2.3
Catawba 231 162 67.2 58.6-74.8 26 11.7 7.2-18.5 22 12.0 6.8-20.5 19 7.4 4.5-11.8 2 1.7 0.4- 7.1
Edisto Savannah 1,082 704 63.5 59.1-67.6 123 11.4 8.8-14.5 94 10.4 7.8-13.8 136 12.2 9.6-15.3 25 2.6 1.6- 4.1
Low Country 1,110 774 68.6 64.2-72.8 125 11.5 8.9-14.7 78 5.8 4.3- 7.9 118 13.0 9.8-17.1 15 1.1 0.5- 2.1
Palmetto 978 683 72.2 66.6-77.1 115 10.8 7.7-14.9 77 9.4 6.1-14.4 88 6.8 4.8- 9.5 15 0.8 0.4- 1.8
Pee Dee 567 332 58.1 52.1-64.0 92 16.2 12.2-21.2 48 9.3 5.9-14.3 79 13.7 10.2-18.2 16 2.7 1.4- 5.2
Trident 1,073 713 65.8 60.8-70.5 145 14.3 11.1-18.4 78 6.6 4.7- 9.3 114 10.3 7.5-14.0 23 2.9 1.2- 7.1
Upper Savannah 803 527 70.1 64.6-75.1 88 10.5 7.4-14.7 75 7.2 4.8-10.6 92 9.5 7.1-12.7 21 2.7 1.4- 5.2
Waccamaw 1,114 689 57.6 52.9-62.1 143 13.3 10.2-17.2 121 12.2 9.4-15.7 142 15.2 12.1-18.8 19 1.7 0.8- 3.4
Wateree 478 291 56.6 49.3-63.6 71 16.0 11.7-21.4 40 12.1 6.8-20.6 62 12.6 8.9-17.7 14 2.7 1.1- 6.4
Region***
Region I 1,157 769 68.1 63.5-72.3 120 10.6 7.5-14.7 106 7.5 5.6-10.0 132 11.7 9.1-15.0 30 2.1 1.3- 3.5
Region II 1,082 747 71.0 66.6-75.0 103 9.2 7.0-12.2 90 8.2 5.9-11.4 117 10.4 7.9-13.5 25 1.1 0.7- 1.9
Region III 1,209 845 70.6 66.0-74.9 141 11.1 8.4-14.5 99 10.3 7.3-14.3 107 7.0 5.2- 9.2 17 1.1 0.5- 2.5
Region IV 1,045 623 57.5 52.9-62.1 163 16.1 13.1-19.7 88 10.4 7.3-14.7 141 13.3 10.6-16.5 30 2.7 1.6- 4.5
Region V 1,082 704 63.5 59.1-67.6 123 11.4 8.8-14.5 94 10.4 7.8-13.8 136 12.2 9.6-15.3 25 2.6 1.6- 4.1
Region VI 1,114 689 57.6 52.9-62.1 143 13.3 10.2-17.2 121 12.2 9.4-15.7 142 15.2 12.1-18.8 19 1.7 0.8- 3.4
Region VII 1,073 713 65.8 60.8-70.5 145 14.3 11.1-18.4 78 6.6 4.7- 9.3 114 10.3 7.5-14.0 23 2.9 1.2- 7.1
Region VIII 1,110 774 68.6 64.2-72.8 125 11.5 8.9-14.7 78 5.8 4.3- 7.9 118 13.0 9.8-17.1 15 1.1 0.5- 2.1

#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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