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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Health

Do you have a health problem or condition that makes taking aspirin unsafe for you?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes, not stomach related Yes,stomach problems No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,612 432 4.9 4.1- 5.8 423 4.7 4.1- 5.5 4,757 90.4 89.3-91.4
GENDER
Male 1,901 131 4.6 3.3- 6.3 76 2.7 1.9- 3.8 1,694 92.7 90.8-94.3
Female 3,711 301 5.2 4.4- 6.1 347 6.4 5.5- 7.5 3,063 88.4 87.1-89.7
RACE
White 3,569 303 5.3 4.3- 6.4 287 5.2 4.4- 6.2 2,979 89.5 88.1-90.8
African American 1,634 98 4.0 2.8- 5.9 96 3.3 2.3- 4.6 1,440 92.7 90.5-94.3
Other 279 21 4.0 2.0- 7.9 22 4.1 2.3- 7.3 236 91.8 87.3-94.8
HISPANIC
Yes 96 2 1.6 0.4- 6.6 5 2.3 0.8- 6.6 89 96.1 90.8-98.4
No 5,405 421 5.0 4.2- 5.9 403 4.7 4.1- 5.5 4,581 90.3 89.2-91.4
AGE
18-24 227 4 1.6 0.4- 6.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 222 98.2 93.6-99.5
25-34 591 16 3.0 1.6- 5.7 9 1.4 0.5- 3.6 566 95.6 92.5-97.4
35-44 979 29 2.4 1.3- 4.5 41 3.2 2.1- 4.8 909 94.4 92.0-96.1
45-54 1,222 55 4.3 3.0- 6.2 76 5.4 4.0- 7.3 1,091 90.3 87.8-92.3
55-64 1,213 105 8.2 6.2-10.8 121 10.7 8.3-13.6 987 81.1 77.6-84.1
65+ 1,380 223 15.6 13.1-18.4 175 12.6 10.2-15.4 982 71.9 68.4-75.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 683 61 5.3 3.7- 7.6 91 8.3 6.0-11.3 531 86.4 82.7-89.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,707 138 4.3 3.2- 5.8 140 5.3 4.1- 6.7 1,429 90.4 88.4-92.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,488 128 6.4 4.8- 8.5 101 4.5 3.3- 6.0 1,259 89.2 86.7-91.2
College Graduate 1,721 103 4.1 2.9- 5.7 88 3.4 2.4- 4.7 1,530 92.6 90.5-94.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 637 64 6.2 4.3- 9.0 81 8.5 6.1-11.6 492 85.3 81.2-88.7
$15,000- $24,999 871 98 8.0 5.6-11.4 74 5.5 3.8- 7.8 699 86.5 82.7-89.6
$25,000- $34,999 641 46 5.9 3.5- 9.7 60 5.7 3.7- 8.7 535 88.4 84.1-91.7
$35,000- $49,999 696 47 4.2 2.5- 6.9 43 5.2 3.2- 8.4 606 90.6 86.8-93.4
$50,000+ 1,920 92 3.5 2.4- 4.9 90 3.2 2.4- 4.2 1,738 93.4 91.7-94.7
REGION**
Region I 735 55 4.4 3.0- 6.5 51 5.5 3.8- 8.0 629 90.1 87.1-92.4
Region II 756 58 4.2 2.8- 6.2 55 3.9 2.7- 5.6 643 91.9 89.4-93.9
Region III 777 46 4.9 3.1- 7.6 58 5.0 3.4- 7.3 673 90.1 86.8-92.6
Region IV 641 58 4.8 3.5- 6.6 54 4.4 3.0- 6.3 529 90.8 88.3-92.8
Region V 666 55 6.0 4.2- 8.5 48 5.6 3.9- 7.8 563 88.4 85.3-91.0
Region VI 696 52 6.1 4.2- 8.7 63 6.5 4.7- 8.9 581 87.4 84.1-90.1
Region VII 683 50 5.0 2.9- 8.4 44 4.1 2.6- 6.5 589 90.9 87.1-93.7
Region VIII 658 58 5.3 3.8- 7.3 50 4.1 2.8- 5.8 550 90.7 88.1-92.7

*This question was asked of respondents who reported that they did not take aspirin daily or every other day.

** 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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