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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,996 7,917 79.8 78.3-81.2 1,015 10.3 9.2-11.5 1,064 9.9 8.9-11.0
GENDER
Male 3,634 2,844 78.7 76.2-81.0 419 11.7 9.8-13.8 371 9.6 8.0-11.5
Female 6,362 5,073 80.8 79.1-82.5 596 9.0 7.8-10.3 693 10.2 9.0-11.6
RACE
White 6,585 5,462 83.1 81.4-84.7 535 8.3 7.1- 9.7 588 8.6 7.4- 9.8
African American 2,628 1,941 75.5 72.2-78.5 348 13.3 11.0-16.1 339 11.2 9.1-13.6
Other 476 347 70.9 62.9-77.8 72 15.0 10.0-21.9 57 14.1 9.3-20.7
HISPANIC
Yes 177 121 61.6 48.3-73.4 35 17.6 10.9-27.1 21 20.8 11.3-35.1
No 9,563 7,660 80.8 79.2-82.2 927 9.9 8.8-11.1 976 9.4 8.4-10.5
AGE
18-24 312 234 75.3 67.4-81.7 41 14.1 9.1-21.1 37 10.7 6.6-16.8
25-34 839 679 76.9 72.1-81.1 68 10.4 7.4-14.5 92 12.7 9.6-16.6
35-44 1,356 1,103 80.5 77.1-83.4 138 10.8 8.6-13.6 115 8.7 6.7-11.2
45-54 1,997 1,685 86.1 83.7-88.2 170 8.0 6.3-10.1 142 5.9 4.7- 7.4
55-64 2,234 1,878 84.6 82.0-86.8 149 6.5 4.9- 8.6 207 8.9 7.3-10.8
65+ 3,258 2,338 74.1 72.0-76.1 449 13.1 11.5-14.8 471 12.8 11.4-14.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,349 834 67.7 63.2-71.9 255 16.8 13.7-20.3 260 15.5 12.4-19.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,342 2,488 74.0 71.0-76.7 428 14.1 11.9-16.7 426 11.9 10.0-14.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,435 2,045 82.4 79.3-85.2 188 9.3 7.2-12.0 202 8.2 6.5-10.5
College Graduate 2,853 2,541 88.4 86.1-90.4 139 4.4 3.3- 5.9 173 7.2 5.6- 9.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,204 837 71.5 66.9-75.6 192 17.1 13.6-21.4 175 11.4 9.0-14.3
$15,000- $24,999 1,627 1,184 73.3 68.9-77.3 223 14.3 11.2-17.9 220 12.4 9.6-15.9
$25,000- $34,999 1,080 856 81.8 77.5-85.4 110 9.6 6.7-13.6 114 8.6 6.6-11.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,294 1,047 78.7 74.3-82.4 123 10.8 8.2-14.2 124 10.5 7.8-14.1
$50,000+ 3,249 2,902 87.7 85.7-89.4 168 5.5 4.3- 6.9 179 6.9 5.5- 8.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 416 335 81.9 76.5-86.2 37 9.0 5.8-13.7 44 9.1 6.3-13.0
Appalachia II 674 543 80.6 75.6-84.7 55 7.3 5.0-10.6 76 12.1 8.7-16.6
Appalachia III 553 438 78.1 70.6-84.1 57 12.1 7.5-18.9 58 9.9 6.0-15.7
Catawba 258 207 77.7 69.5-84.2 29 15.2 9.3-23.8 22 7.1 4.4-11.1
Edisto Savannah 1,225 935 76.8 73.2-80.1 137 11.4 9.0-14.4 153 11.7 9.5-14.4
Low Country 1,187 966 79.8 75.8-83.2 114 11.2 8.4-14.8 107 9.0 6.9-11.7
Palmetto 1,055 853 80.2 74.9-84.7 105 10.4 7.2-14.8 97 9.3 6.2-13.7
Pee Dee 665 509 77.4 72.4-81.8 80 11.9 8.8-15.8 76 10.7 7.6-15.0
Trident 1,170 938 85.3 82.4-87.8 118 6.5 4.9- 8.5 114 8.2 6.4-10.6
Upper Savannah 913 716 80.8 75.7-85.1 95 9.7 6.4-14.4 102 9.5 6.9-12.9
Waccamaw 1,227 981 79.2 75.2-82.8 117 12.0 9.1-15.8 129 8.7 6.7-11.3
Wateree 546 431 78.1 72.2-83.0 54 10.7 7.1-15.7 61 11.2 7.8-15.9
Region***
Region I 1,329 1,051 81.4 77.8-84.5 132 9.3 6.9-12.5 146 9.3 7.3-11.8
Region II 1,227 981 79.5 75.4-83.2 112 9.3 6.8-12.6 134 11.2 8.5-14.6
Region III 1,313 1,060 79.4 75.0-83.2 134 12.0 8.9-15.9 119 8.6 6.2-11.7
Region IV 1,211 940 77.7 73.9-81.1 134 11.4 9.0-14.4 137 10.9 8.5-14.0
Region V 1,225 935 76.8 73.2-80.1 137 11.4 9.0-14.4 153 11.7 9.5-14.4
Region VI 1,227 981 79.2 75.2-82.8 117 12.0 9.1-15.8 129 8.7 6.7-11.3
Region VII 1,170 938 85.3 82.4-87.8 118 6.5 4.9- 8.5 114 8.2 6.4-10.6
Region VIII 1,187 966 79.8 75.8-83.2 114 11.2 8.4-14.8 107 9.0 6.9-11.7

#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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