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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
None 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days 30 days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,912 6,867 66.6 64.9-68.3 669 8.6 7.5- 9.7 962 10.5 9.5-11.7 841 8.3 7.4- 9.3 573 6.0 5.2- 7.0
GENDER
Male 3,609 2,738 72.9 70.2-75.4 194 7.4 5.9- 9.4 256 8.0 6.6- 9.7 240 6.9 5.5- 8.5 181 4.7 3.7- 6.0
Female 6,303 4,129 60.8 58.6-62.9 475 9.6 8.4-11.0 706 12.8 11.3-14.5 601 9.6 8.4-10.9 392 7.2 6.1- 8.6
RACE
White 6,538 4,610 67.8 65.8-69.7 460 8.8 7.7-10.1 629 10.6 9.3-12.0 499 7.2 6.3- 8.2 340 5.7 4.7- 6.8
African American 2,623 1,752 63.6 59.9-67.1 167 8.3 6.1-11.1 274 11.1 9.1-13.5 263 9.9 7.8-12.4 167 7.2 5.5- 9.4
Other 475 310 64.5 56.4-71.9 29 8.0 4.1-14.8 39 9.6 5.8-15.6 55 12.1 7.8-18.3 42 5.8 3.6- 9.2
HISPANIC
Yes 175 118 63.7 49.4-75.9 13 11.6 4.0-29.0 14 11.0 4.3-25.4 16 5.6 2.8-10.6 14 8.2 4.0-16.4
No 9,512 6,589 66.6 64.9-68.3 645 8.5 7.5- 9.6 932 10.6 9.5-11.8 806 8.3 7.4- 9.4 540 6.0 5.2- 6.9
AGE
18-24 318 163 53.2 45.1-61.2 35 13.6 8.5-21.1 55 18.4 12.9-25.5 39 8.1 5.3-12.2 26 6.6 3.8-11.2
25-34 849 508 61.3 56.4-66.0 104 10.3 7.8-13.5 112 12.9 10.0-16.5 83 9.3 6.6-13.1 42 6.1 4.0- 9.2
35-44 1,359 829 62.4 58.6-66.1 121 9.8 7.7-12.4 179 10.0 8.2-12.2 141 10.1 8.1-12.6 89 7.6 5.6-10.3
45-54 2,000 1,235 64.1 60.9-67.2 175 9.6 7.8-11.7 221 10.7 8.8-12.9 211 8.9 7.3-10.8 158 6.8 5.4- 8.4
55-64 2,231 1,514 71.0 68.2-73.6 144 6.4 5.0- 8.0 218 8.6 7.2-10.3 213 8.3 6.8-10.1 142 5.8 4.6- 7.3
65+ 3,155 2,618 84.2 82.4-85.9 90 2.9 2.2- 3.9 177 5.0 4.1- 6.2 154 4.5 3.6- 5.6 116 3.3 2.5- 4.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,285 863 61.7 56.5-66.7 42 6.5 3.5-11.9 114 9.5 7.0-12.7 126 10.7 8.0-14.2 140 11.5 8.7-15.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,346 2,303 66.4 63.5-69.3 188 6.3 5.1- 7.9 333 11.7 9.7-13.9 317 9.0 7.5-10.8 205 6.5 5.2- 8.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,407 1,609 64.5 61.0-67.9 183 9.9 7.9-12.4 229 9.6 7.7-11.9 241 9.8 7.8-12.3 145 6.1 4.7- 8.0
College Graduate 2,856 2,077 70.4 67.3-73.2 254 10.4 8.5-12.7 286 10.5 8.7-12.6 157 5.2 4.0- 6.8 82 3.5 2.3- 5.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,171 680 55.2 50.2-60.1 50 4.2 2.5- 6.9 127 9.3 7.2-11.9 169 14.4 11.3-18.2 145 17.0 13.2-21.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,624 1,031 57.1 52.5-61.7 103 8.7 6.0-12.3 176 12.2 9.7-15.3 187 14.1 11.0-18.0 127 7.9 5.9-10.4
$25,000- $34,999 1,075 741 65.4 59.9-70.6 65 8.0 5.5-11.6 102 10.4 7.3-14.8 99 8.0 5.8-11.0 68 8.1 5.1-12.7
$35,000- $49,999 1,300 895 64.2 59.0-69.1 95 9.0 6.2-13.0 141 13.2 9.6-17.9 113 8.5 6.2-11.6 56 5.1 3.1- 8.2
$50,000+ 3,254 2,389 71.6 69.1-74.0 279 10.1 8.5-12.1 305 9.6 8.1-11.3 193 5.7 4.6- 6.9 88 3.0 2.2- 4.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 412 283 62.6 55.9-68.9 30 7.6 5.0-11.3 41 14.7 9.7-21.8 34 9.2 6.2-13.4 24 5.9 3.5- 9.7
Appalachia II 670 459 67.5 61.8-72.6 60 9.7 6.6-14.0 65 11.7 8.2-16.4 42 5.1 3.2- 7.8 44 6.0 3.9- 9.1
Appalachia III 541 371 65.2 57.6-72.0 35 10.1 5.8-17.0 52 8.5 5.4-13.2 48 8.1 5.4-12.0 35 8.1 4.4-14.5
Catawba 257 176 66.0 58.1-73.1 23 9.6 5.8-15.5 21 6.6 4.1-10.4 24 10.9 6.6-17.4 13 7.0 3.6-12.9
Edisto Savannah 1,206 847 67.6 63.4-71.5 67 5.5 4.0- 7.5 124 11.9 9.2-15.1 103 9.5 7.2-12.5 65 5.6 3.8- 8.1
Low Country 1,190 849 69.4 65.3-73.2 101 8.1 6.2-10.6 104 9.4 7.2-12.1 80 6.9 5.1- 9.2 56 6.2 4.1- 9.3
Palmetto 1,047 713 64.7 59.2-69.9 72 10.0 7.0-14.1 111 11.0 7.9-15.3 81 7.3 4.7-11.2 70 7.0 4.9- 9.7
Pee Dee 653 460 68.4 62.8-73.5 48 10.0 6.7-14.6 51 6.9 4.9- 9.7 46 9.1 6.0-13.6 48 5.6 3.8- 8.1
Trident 1,165 819 68.7 64.2-72.9 75 7.8 5.6-10.8 110 11.3 8.5-14.7 109 7.0 5.1- 9.4 52 5.2 3.3- 8.2
Upper Savannah 905 591 62.3 56.3-67.9 53 7.0 4.4-11.0 113 13.2 9.5-18.1 100 12.5 9.2-16.8 48 5.0 3.1- 8.1
Waccamaw 1,220 846 68.3 64.2-72.2 62 5.6 4.0- 7.9 114 10.7 8.0-14.2 118 9.8 7.6-12.5 80 5.5 4.1- 7.3
Wateree 541 376 66.0 58.9-72.5 37 8.7 5.5-13.4 52 10.9 7.6-15.5 47 10.6 5.8-18.6 29 3.7 2.3- 5.8
Region***
Region I 1,317 874 62.4 57.9-66.7 83 7.3 5.4- 9.9 154 14.0 10.6-18.3 134 10.7 8.4-13.6 72 5.5 3.8- 7.8
Region II 1,211 830 66.5 62.0-70.7 95 9.9 7.2-13.4 117 10.4 7.9-13.6 90 6.3 4.7- 8.5 79 6.9 4.8- 9.8
Region III 1,304 889 65.1 60.6-69.4 95 9.9 7.4-13.1 132 9.6 7.2-12.6 105 8.5 6.1-11.6 83 7.0 5.1- 9.4
Region IV 1,194 836 67.5 63.1-71.5 85 9.5 7.0-12.7 103 8.5 6.6-10.8 93 9.7 6.9-13.6 77 4.8 3.6- 6.5
Region V 1,206 847 67.6 63.4-71.5 67 5.5 4.0- 7.5 124 11.9 9.2-15.1 103 9.5 7.2-12.5 65 5.6 3.8- 8.1
Region VI 1,220 846 68.3 64.2-72.2 62 5.6 4.0- 7.9 114 10.7 8.0-14.2 118 9.8 7.6-12.5 80 5.5 4.1- 7.3
Region VII 1,165 819 68.7 64.2-72.9 75 7.8 5.6-10.8 110 11.3 8.5-14.7 109 7.0 5.1- 9.4 52 5.2 3.3- 8.2
Region VIII 1,190 849 69.4 65.3-73.2 101 8.1 6.2-10.6 104 9.4 7.2-12.1 80 6.9 5.1- 9.2 56 6.2 4.1- 9.3

#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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