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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 9,304 3,381 35.9 34.2-37.6 3,158 36.2 34.5-38.0 2,765 27.9 26.3-29.5
GENDER
Male 3,522 1,406 40.8 38.0-43.7 1,196 35.2 32.5-37.9 920 24.0 21.6-26.5
Female 5,782 1,975 31.3 29.4-33.3 1,962 37.2 35.1-39.4 1,845 31.4 29.4-33.6
RACE
White 6,128 1,948 31.5 29.6-33.5 2,384 40.1 38.0-42.1 1,796 28.4 26.5-30.4
African American 2,472 1,139 47.0 43.1-51.0 584 25.9 22.6-29.5 749 27.1 23.8-30.6
Other 438 187 36.9 29.9-44.4 136 39.6 32.2-47.4 115 23.6 17.6-30.8
HISPANIC
Yes 143 61 32.7 22.1-45.5 43 39.7 27.5-53.4 39 27.5 16.9-41.5
No 8,930 3,224 35.9 34.1-37.7 3,073 36.4 34.6-38.1 2,633 27.8 26.1-29.4
AGE
18-24 255 126 46.4 37.8-55.3 71 30.9 23.4-39.6 58 22.7 16.1-30.9
25-34 648 242 36.3 31.3-41.6 238 33.7 29.0-38.8 168 29.9 25.1-35.3
35-44 1,155 412 33.4 29.5-37.5 460 41.9 37.7-46.2 283 24.8 21.2-28.7
45-54 1,743 599 31.3 28.3-34.5 665 41.7 38.4-45.1 479 27.0 24.1-30.0
55-64 2,262 780 34.8 31.7-38.0 793 34.9 32.0-37.9 689 30.3 27.4-33.3
65+ 3,241 1,222 38.5 36.0-41.0 931 30.4 28.1-32.7 1,088 31.1 28.8-33.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,281 523 41.4 36.6-46.5 263 24.2 20.1-28.9 495 34.3 29.9-39.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,870 1,198 42.5 39.1-45.9 758 26.7 23.8-29.8 914 30.8 27.7-34.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,361 821 33.9 30.7-37.2 888 40.8 37.5-44.2 652 25.3 22.4-28.4
College Graduate 2,771 832 29.0 26.3-31.9 1,243 46.7 43.6-49.9 696 24.3 21.6-27.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,093 479 43.9 38.1-49.9 263 22.6 17.9-28.1 351 33.5 27.8-39.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,550 672 41.9 37.5-46.5 420 30.7 26.6-35.1 458 27.4 23.5-31.6
$25,000- $34,999 1,067 394 36.3 31.4-41.4 322 29.4 24.8-34.3 351 34.4 29.4-39.7
$35,000- $49,999 1,147 420 38.4 33.5-43.5 391 32.3 28.0-36.9 336 29.4 24.8-34.4
$50,000+ 2,953 859 28.5 26.0-31.2 1,347 47.7 44.8-50.5 747 23.8 21.5-26.3
REGION**
Region I 1,228 420 33.0 29.0-37.3 411 36.7 32.5-41.2 397 30.3 26.3-34.5
Region II 1,190 444 34.0 30.1-38.2 401 36.3 32.2-40.6 345 29.7 25.8-33.8
Region III 1,248 461 35.7 31.3-40.3 426 37.5 33.1-42.1 361 26.8 23.0-31.0
Region IV 1,102 452 42.2 37.9-46.7 316 28.5 24.9-32.4 334 29.3 25.2-33.8
Region V 1,099 397 34.6 30.8-38.7 368 36.3 32.2-40.7 334 29.0 24.9-33.5
Region VI 1,201 430 36.2 32.1-40.5 422 38.5 34.4-42.9 349 25.3 22.0-28.9
Region VII 1,127 397 35.8 30.8-41.1 417 39.4 34.6-44.4 313 24.8 20.5-29.7
Region VIII 1,109 380 37.2 33.0-41.6 397 35.0 31.0-39.2 332 27.8 23.9-32.0

** 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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