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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 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 9,314 2,855 33.5 31.8-35.3 3,674 38.9 37.1-40.6 2,785 27.6 26.1-29.2
GENDER
Male 3,527 1,156 35.6 32.8-38.4 1,402 39.9 37.1-42.7 969 24.5 22.2-27.0
Female 5,787 1,699 31.6 29.5-33.8 2,272 37.9 35.8-40.0 1,816 30.5 28.5-32.5
RACE
White 6,133 1,818 32.8 30.8-34.9 2,555 40.4 38.3-42.4 1,760 26.8 25.1-28.7
African American 2,476 824 36.3 32.6-40.2 860 35.0 31.2-38.9 792 28.7 25.4-32.3
Other 439 155 32.1 25.4-39.7 172 39.4 32.2-47.1 112 28.5 22.0-36.1
HISPANIC
Yes 143 51 35.4 23.8-49.1 58 32.2 21.9-44.6 34 32.4 20.7-46.7
No 8,940 2,759 33.6 31.9-35.4 3,540 39.1 37.3-40.9 2,641 27.3 25.8-28.9
AGE
18-24 257 121 47.7 39.0-56.5 79 31.9 24.2-40.8 57 20.4 14.7-27.6
25-34 649 259 40.5 35.4-45.8 231 34.9 30.0-40.1 159 24.7 20.2-29.7
35-44 1,156 397 33.5 29.5-37.6 496 41.7 37.6-46.0 263 24.8 21.2-28.8
45-54 1,744 523 30.1 27.1-33.3 760 43.6 40.3-47.0 461 26.3 23.5-29.3
55-64 2,262 692 29.9 27.1-32.9 898 38.8 35.8-41.9 672 31.3 28.2-34.5
65+ 3,246 863 26.2 24.1-28.4 1,210 38.0 35.6-40.5 1,173 35.8 33.4-38.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,283 303 25.3 21.3-29.7 469 37.6 32.8-42.6 511 37.1 32.5-42.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,873 909 36.7 33.3-40.1 1,013 34.8 31.6-38.1 951 28.6 25.8-31.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,363 767 36.5 33.2-40.0 959 39.8 36.5-43.2 637 23.7 21.0-26.5
College Graduate 2,774 873 31.4 28.5-34.4 1,222 42.4 39.3-45.4 679 26.3 23.5-29.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,095 322 36.3 30.3-42.7 420 36.2 30.9-41.9 353 27.5 22.9-32.7
$15,000- $24,999 1,550 490 33.8 29.6-38.4 571 35.7 31.7-40.0 489 30.4 26.2-35.0
$25,000- $34,999 1,067 327 36.0 30.9-41.5 421 34.8 30.1-39.8 319 29.2 24.8-34.0
$35,000- $49,999 1,147 392 38.5 33.5-43.6 444 34.3 29.9-39.0 311 27.3 23.0-32.0
$50,000+ 2,957 913 30.1 27.6-32.8 1,299 44.7 41.8-47.6 745 25.2 22.8-27.7
REGION**
Region I 1,228 350 28.6 24.8-32.7 484 39.9 35.7-44.3 394 31.5 27.4-35.9
Region II 1,192 353 31.7 27.7-35.9 476 38.9 34.8-43.2 363 29.5 25.7-33.6
Region III 1,249 405 35.5 31.1-40.1 460 37.8 33.4-42.3 384 26.8 23.1-30.8
Region IV 1,102 334 33.0 29.0-37.2 403 36.4 32.2-40.7 365 30.7 26.6-35.0
Region V 1,102 338 33.4 29.2-37.8 431 40.6 36.3-45.1 333 26.0 22.7-29.7
Region VI 1,202 365 33.8 29.6-38.3 484 40.0 36.0-44.2 353 26.2 22.7-29.9
Region VII 1,128 349 36.6 31.5-41.9 465 39.4 34.4-44.5 314 24.1 20.1-28.6
Region VIII 1,111 361 35.3 31.2-39.6 471 41.5 37.3-45.9 279 23.2 19.7-27.1

** 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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