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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Social Context

Thinking about the last time you worked, at your main job or business, how were you generally paid for the work you do?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Salaried Hourly By Job/Task Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,320 1,518 39.9 37.1-42.8 1,375 48.7 45.6-51.8 234 6.6 5.3- 8.2 193 4.8 3.6- 6.3
GENDER
Male 1,355 606 38.0 33.7-42.4 508 47.0 42.1-51.9 139 8.8 6.6-11.7 102 6.2 4.2- 9.2
Female 1,965 912 41.9 38.4-45.5 867 50.4 46.8-54.1 95 4.3 3.3- 5.7 91 3.3 2.5- 4.4
RACE
White 2,296 1,200 49.2 45.8-52.6 786 39.7 36.2-43.2 164 6.2 4.9- 7.8 146 4.9 3.9- 6.2
African American 790 247 20.0 16.2-24.4 462 67.4 60.9-73.4 47 7.4 4.3-12.6 34 5.1 2.2-11.5
Other 131 50 32.5 20.6-47.1 63 58.8 44.0-72.1 11 6.6 3.0-13.9 7 2.2 0.9- 5.3
HISPANIC
Yes 38 12 17.8 7.5-36.9 21 76.2 55.0-89.3 3 5.2 1.2-20.3 2 0.8 0.2- 3.5
No 3,190 1,488 41.1 38.3-44.1 1,298 47.4 44.3-50.5 219 6.6 5.3- 8.2 185 4.9 3.7- 6.5
AGE
18-24 37 7 13.3 5.6-28.2 26 81.4 65.0-91.2 1 1.3 0.2- 9.2 3 4.0 0.8-17.9
25-34 85 9 14.4 6.3-29.5 70 69.9 52.0-83.3 3 8.2 2.3-25.7 3 7.5 1.5-30.2
35-44 124 21 20.1 11.5-32.8 89 72.5 59.6-82.5 8 4.4 1.4-12.8 6 3.0 1.1- 7.6
45-54 229 62 24.9 17.6-34.0 147 69.7 60.6-77.5 16 4.3 2.3- 7.7 4 1.1 0.3- 3.7
55-64 657 324 49.2 43.5-55.0 269 39.8 34.3-45.6 35 6.8 4.2-11.0 29 4.1 2.3- 7.0
65+ 2,188 1,095 51.2 48.1-54.2 774 35.2 32.3-38.3 171 7.8 6.4- 9.5 148 5.8 4.7- 7.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 506 117 18.4 13.8-24.1 324 69.4 62.4-75.6 43 7.8 4.4-13.5 22 4.4 2.6- 7.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,118 378 28.6 24.4-33.3 593 59.2 53.8-64.4 82 6.8 4.6- 9.8 65 5.4 2.9- 9.7
Some Post-H.S. 773 348 39.7 34.1-45.6 320 48.6 42.4-54.9 61 7.0 4.6-10.3 44 4.7 3.1- 7.1
College Graduate 918 674 70.6 65.0-75.7 135 19.9 15.1-25.7 48 5.4 3.6- 7.9 61 4.1 3.0- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 480 116 19.3 14.0-25.9 305 69.9 61.2-77.4 40 5.0 3.1- 8.0 19 5.8 1.8-17.3
$15,000- $24,999 681 241 30.0 24.7-35.9 354 60.2 53.7-66.3 54 7.2 4.3-11.8 32 2.7 1.7- 4.3
$25,000- $34,999 422 199 42.9 34.7-51.6 168 45.6 37.2-54.3 24 6.8 3.6-12.4 31 4.7 2.9- 7.5
$35,000- $49,999 382 213 50.7 42.6-58.7 134 42.4 34.4-50.9 17 2.3 1.2- 4.4 18 4.6 2.6- 8.2
$50,000+ 712 478 64.1 58.3-69.6 133 22.4 17.4-28.4 52 7.9 5.5-11.1 49 5.6 3.7- 8.4
REGION**
Region I 460 226 47.9 41.3-54.6 177 41.5 35.0-48.4 33 6.1 3.9- 9.5 24 4.5 2.7- 7.2
Region II 406 166 38.8 31.8-46.2 191 53.2 45.5-60.6 28 5.6 3.1- 9.8 21 2.5 1.4- 4.4
Region III 417 183 34.6 28.0-42.0 181 53.2 45.2-61.0 33 8.7 5.4-13.9 20 3.4 1.8- 6.4
Region IV 375 150 34.7 28.0-42.1 173 49.9 41.7-58.0 32 6.4 4.0-10.1 20 9.0 3.8-20.0
Region V 398 179 42.4 36.0-49.2 177 45.9 39.1-52.8 24 5.7 3.4- 9.3 18 6.0 2.6-13.1
Region VI 453 195 36.1 30.0-42.7 204 50.7 43.1-58.2 25 7.2 2.9-16.5 29 6.0 3.8- 9.4
Region VII 352 165 46.9 37.5-56.6 148 45.2 35.5-55.4 20 4.4 2.3- 8.0 19 3.5 1.8- 6.6
Region VIII 459 254 49.7 43.2-56.3 124 34.3 27.4-41.8 39 8.6 5.7-12.7 42 7.4 5.3-10.3

*This question was asked only of respondents who reported being unemployed or retired.

** 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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