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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 10,109 4,523 36.3 34.8-37.9 5,586 63.7 62.1-65.2
GENDER
Male 3,669 1,610 34.0 31.6-36.5 2,059 66.0 63.5-68.4
Female 6,440 2,913 38.4 36.5-40.4 3,527 61.6 59.6-63.5
RACE
White 6,633 3,272 39.2 37.4-41.1 3,361 60.8 58.9-62.6
African American 2,679 920 28.2 25.3-31.4 1,759 71.8 68.6-74.7
Other 484 176 34.7 27.0-43.3 308 65.3 56.7-73.0
HISPANIC
Yes 178 66 38.1 26.1-51.7 112 61.9 48.3-73.9
No 9,672 4,327 36.0 34.5-37.6 5,345 64.0 62.4-65.5
AGE
18-24 314 65 22.8 16.3-30.9 249 77.2 69.1-83.7
25-34 850 195 20.0 16.5-24.2 655 80.0 75.8-83.5
35-44 1,372 340 25.3 22.2-28.8 1,032 74.7 71.2-77.8
45-54 2,020 667 33.8 30.8-37.0 1,353 66.2 63.0-69.2
55-64 2,270 1,007 46.1 43.0-49.3 1,263 53.9 50.7-57.0
65+ 3,283 2,249 68.0 65.6-70.3 1,034 32.0 29.7-34.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,374 631 36.0 31.7-40.5 743 64.0 59.5-68.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,391 1,420 32.0 29.5-34.7 1,971 68.0 65.3-70.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,449 1,059 34.1 30.9-37.4 1,390 65.9 62.6-69.1
College Graduate 2,876 1,404 43.2 40.3-46.1 1,472 56.8 53.9-59.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,223 515 35.2 31.0-39.7 708 64.8 60.3-69.0
$15,000- $24,999 1,654 696 30.3 26.6-34.3 958 69.7 65.7-73.4
$25,000- $34,999 1,092 492 34.5 30.0-39.2 600 65.5 60.8-70.0
$35,000- $49,999 1,301 578 38.9 34.2-43.7 723 61.1 56.3-65.8
$50,000+ 3,275 1,447 36.8 34.4-39.3 1,828 63.2 60.7-65.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 416 209 39.6 33.6-45.9 207 60.4 54.1-66.4
Appalachia II 681 327 38.8 33.7-44.2 354 61.2 55.8-66.3
Appalachia III 559 258 38.9 32.1-46.1 301 61.1 53.9-67.9
Catawba 262 108 34.5 27.7-42.0 154 65.5 58.0-72.3
Edisto Savannah 1,235 511 33.1 29.5-37.0 724 66.9 63.0-70.5
Low Country 1,208 520 35.0 31.4-38.8 688 65.0 61.2-68.6
Palmetto 1,066 503 35.8 31.1-40.9 563 64.2 59.1-68.9
Pee Dee 672 272 32.0 27.5-36.9 400 68.0 63.1-72.5
Trident 1,188 534 37.6 33.5-41.9 654 62.4 58.1-66.5
Upper Savannah 920 465 41.9 36.4-47.5 455 58.1 52.5-63.6
Waccamaw 1,236 568 36.6 32.9-40.5 668 63.4 59.5-67.1
Wateree 553 202 30.3 25.2-36.0 351 69.7 64.0-74.8
Region***
Region I 1,336 674 40.6 36.5-44.9 662 59.4 55.1-63.5
Region II 1,240 585 38.9 34.7-43.2 655 61.1 56.8-65.3
Region III 1,328 611 35.4 31.5-39.5 717 64.6 60.5-68.5
Region IV 1,225 474 31.3 27.9-35.0 751 68.7 65.0-72.1
Region V 1,235 511 33.1 29.5-37.0 724 66.9 63.0-70.5
Region VI 1,236 568 36.6 32.9-40.5 668 63.4 59.5-67.1
Region VII 1,188 534 37.6 33.5-41.9 654 62.4 58.1-66.5
Region VIII 1,208 520 35.0 31.4-38.8 688 65.0 61.2-68.6

#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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