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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 3 yrs Within past 5 yrs 5+ years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,795 902 30.9 28.4-33.6 515 19.0 16.8-21.3 302 10.6 9.1-12.4 353 12.7 10.9-14.7 723 26.8 24.4-29.3
GENDER
Male 1,010 370 32.6 28.5-37.1 205 21.5 17.8-25.7 100 10.0 7.7-12.9 122 12.4 9.5-15.9 213 23.4 19.7-27.6
Female 1,785 532 29.5 26.5-32.7 310 16.9 14.6-19.5 202 11.1 9.2-13.4 231 12.9 10.9-15.3 510 29.6 26.6-32.7
RACE
White 2,054 598 27.7 24.9-30.7 360 18.3 15.9-20.8 224 10.5 8.7-12.5 266 13.3 11.2-15.7 606 30.3 27.5-33.3
African American 586 244 45.2 38.9-51.7 117 18.4 14.2-23.5 65 11.3 8.1-15.7 73 10.8 8.0-14.5 87 14.2 10.4-19.2
Other 87 27 26.2 15.4-41.0 26 35.7 19.4-56.2 7 12.4 4.9-27.7 11 12.0 5.5-24.5 16 13.7 6.3-27.3
HISPANIC
Yes 30 11 19.9 7.7-42.5 8 43.9 16.2-76.0 1 6.9 0.9-37.1 4 9.2 2.5-28.2 6 20.1 6.3-48.6
No 2,707 864 30.9 28.3-33.6 495 18.5 16.4-20.8 295 10.7 9.2-12.5 347 12.9 11.1-14.9 706 27.0 24.6-29.6
AGE
45-54 313 92 27.2 19.9-36.1 55 19.0 12.9-27.0 43 12.1 8.1-17.6 38 12.0 6.9-20.1 85 29.7 22.2-38.5
55-64 937 295 30.6 26.5-35.1 168 19.1 15.4-23.3 104 11.7 8.9-15.1 131 13.6 10.8-17.0 239 25.1 21.3-29.2
65+ 1,545 515 32.4 29.2-35.8 292 18.9 16.3-21.8 155 9.3 7.5-11.3 184 12.2 10.1-14.6 399 27.3 24.2-30.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 387 152 36.1 29.5-43.2 81 21.9 15.8-29.5 44 12.7 8.2-19.0 35 8.2 5.2-12.9 75 21.2 15.8-27.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 902 290 32.1 27.6-36.9 173 19.0 15.5-23.2 88 9.0 6.5-12.3 116 11.4 8.9-14.4 235 28.5 24.1-33.4
Some Post-H.S. 684 230 30.5 25.8-35.8 112 19.4 15.4-24.2 72 11.7 8.7-15.4 91 13.6 10.4-17.6 179 24.8 20.5-29.6
College Graduate 819 228 28.1 23.4-33.2 149 17.4 13.7-22.0 98 10.7 8.2-13.8 110 15.0 11.2-19.6 234 28.8 24.5-33.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 329 118 38.3 30.6-46.7 58 13.9 9.8-19.3 35 9.9 6.1-15.6 25 8.5 4.8-14.7 93 29.4 22.6-37.2
$15,000- $24,999 476 165 30.5 24.6-37.1 97 21.8 16.4-28.4 59 14.5 9.9-20.9 60 9.0 6.5-12.4 95 24.1 18.1-31.4
$25,000- $34,999 334 107 33.6 26.7-41.2 54 17.6 12.3-24.6 30 8.4 5.3-13.2 51 12.5 8.7-17.5 92 27.9 21.7-35.1
$35,000- $49,999 385 117 27.6 21.3-34.8 80 24.6 18.7-31.7 37 8.7 5.5-13.6 49 12.9 8.9-18.3 102 26.2 20.5-32.7
$50,000+ 813 235 28.5 24.0-33.5 145 18.1 14.3-22.6 92 11.4 8.8-14.7 113 15.5 11.9-19.9 228 26.6 22.5-31.1
Health District**
Appalachia I 131 35 23.4 16.5-32.2 17 14.1 8.2-23.1 18 14.4 8.8-22.6 17 11.5 6.9-18.4 44 36.6 27.5-46.7
Appalachia II 224 59 24.6 17.6-33.4 45 22.0 14.6-31.7 18 9.4 5.3-16.0 34 13.9 9.3-20.3 68 30.1 22.6-38.8
Appalachia III 122 27 17.4 10.3-27.7 17 18.3 10.5-29.8 10 5.6 2.2-13.2 19 14.2 7.5-25.1 49 44.6 32.2-57.7
Catawba 65 16 26.3 16.0-40.0 11 16.9 8.3-31.4 9 16.5 8.2-30.5 7 8.1 3.8-16.7 22 32.2 20.8-46.1
Edisto Savannah 344 104 28.6 23.3-34.6 63 17.8 13.6-23.0 44 13.0 9.4-17.8 46 14.9 10.7-20.4 87 25.7 20.7-31.5
Low Country 346 103 28.1 22.8-34.2 67 19.0 14.7-24.3 36 12.9 8.2-19.8 42 12.7 9.1-17.4 98 27.3 21.6-33.8
Palmetto 285 103 37.2 28.6-46.8 51 16.6 11.4-23.5 22 5.4 2.9- 9.6 45 20.0 13.1-29.3 64 20.8 14.9-28.3
Pee Dee 168 55 33.5 25.1-43.0 26 19.0 11.8-29.4 31 18.2 12.2-26.4 16 7.6 4.1-13.4 40 21.7 15.3-29.9
Trident 320 98 32.5 25.9-40.0 67 20.2 15.0-26.6 33 9.5 6.0-14.7 37 11.4 7.5-16.9 85 26.5 20.5-33.5
Upper Savannah 307 135 39.2 31.3-47.7 56 21.8 14.8-31.0 24 9.9 5.4-17.6 40 10.0 6.3-15.6 52 19.1 12.6-27.9
Waccamaw 345 121 37.3 31.2-43.9 68 19.5 14.6-25.5 44 11.6 8.4-15.8 33 10.4 7.0-15.1 79 21.2 16.7-26.6
Wateree 119 41 41.6 30.8-53.4 22 23.8 15.3-35.1 10 7.2 3.5-14.3 14 8.8 4.7-16.1 32 18.5 12.2-27.2
Region***
Region I 438 170 30.7 25.3-36.7 73 17.7 12.8-23.8 42 12.3 8.4-17.7 57 10.8 7.6-15.1 96 28.5 22.5-35.3
Region II 346 86 22.4 16.9-29.2 62 20.8 15.0-28.3 28 8.2 5.0-13.1 53 14.0 10.0-19.3 117 34.5 27.8-41.9
Region III 350 119 33.8 26.7-41.6 62 16.7 11.9-22.9 31 8.9 5.4-14.1 52 16.2 11.1-23.2 86 24.4 18.8-31.1
Region IV 287 96 36.2 29.4-43.7 48 20.7 14.8-28.1 41 14.5 10.1-20.3 30 8.0 5.1-12.3 72 20.6 15.7-26.6
Region V 344 104 28.6 23.3-34.6 63 17.8 13.6-23.0 44 13.0 9.4-17.8 46 14.9 10.7-20.4 87 25.7 20.7-31.5
Region VI 345 121 37.3 31.2-43.9 68 19.5 14.6-25.5 44 11.6 8.4-15.8 33 10.4 7.0-15.1 79 21.2 16.7-26.6
Region VII 320 98 32.5 25.9-40.0 67 20.2 15.0-26.6 33 9.5 6.0-14.7 37 11.4 7.5-16.9 85 26.5 20.5-33.5
Region VIII 346 103 28.1 22.8-34.2 67 19.0 14.7-24.3 36 12.9 8.2-19.8 42 12.7 9.1-17.4 98 27.3 21.6-33.8

*This question was asked of men over 50.

#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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