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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 9,305 7,814 85.5 84.2-86.7 504 4.9 4.2- 5.6 987 9.6 8.6-10.7
GENDER
Male 3,524 2,937 85.4 83.3-87.2 213 5.5 4.4- 6.7 374 9.2 7.7-11.0
Female 5,781 4,877 85.6 84.1-87.0 291 4.4 3.6- 5.3 613 10.0 8.8-11.4
RACE
White 6,129 5,363 88.4 86.9-89.7 248 3.5 2.9- 4.3 518 8.1 7.0- 9.4
African American 2,471 1,934 80.8 78.0-83.4 190 7.0 5.5- 8.9 347 12.1 10.0-14.6
Other 438 363 82.4 75.9-87.4 35 7.8 4.7-12.5 40 9.9 6.1-15.5
HISPANIC
Yes 143 116 79.0 65.8-88.1 13 8.5 3.8-18.2 14 12.4 5.5-25.8
No 8,930 7,570 86.3 85.0-87.4 465 4.6 4.0- 5.4 895 9.1 8.2-10.2
AGE
18-24 256 213 85.8 79.2-90.6 11 2.5 1.2- 5.0 32 11.7 7.2-18.3
25-34 647 557 88.8 85.1-91.6 31 4.5 2.8- 7.2 59 6.8 4.6- 9.8
35-44 1,155 1,006 86.7 83.7-89.3 53 4.8 3.2- 7.0 96 8.5 6.5-11.0
45-54 1,743 1,505 87.4 85.0-89.5 98 5.0 3.7- 6.7 140 7.6 6.0- 9.5
55-64 2,262 1,988 87.4 84.6-89.7 73 3.1 2.2- 4.6 201 9.4 7.4-12.1
65+ 3,242 2,545 77.1 74.7-79.3 238 8.1 6.8- 9.7 459 14.8 12.9-16.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,280 864 68.8 64.0-73.2 139 9.1 7.0-11.7 277 22.1 18.1-26.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,872 2,339 83.9 81.5-86.1 181 5.0 3.9- 6.3 352 11.1 9.2-13.3
Some Post-H.S. 2,361 2,076 88.3 85.9-90.3 91 3.8 2.6- 5.4 194 7.9 6.3- 9.9
College Graduate 2,771 2,525 91.5 89.7-93.1 90 4.0 2.9- 5.5 156 4.5 3.5- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,093 813 77.5 72.7-81.6 109 8.1 5.9-11.0 171 14.4 11.1-18.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,549 1,251 79.9 75.6-83.5 107 6.5 4.8- 8.6 191 13.6 10.3-17.8
$25,000- $34,999 1,067 888 82.5 78.3-86.1 52 6.4 4.1-10.1 127 11.0 8.4-14.3
$35,000- $49,999 1,147 1,019 90.4 87.1-92.9 37 2.8 1.6- 4.9 91 6.8 4.7- 9.7
$50,000+ 2,955 2,715 90.7 88.8-92.3 81 3.0 2.1- 4.0 159 6.4 5.0- 8.1
REGION**
Region I 1,228 1,017 83.1 79.4-86.3 76 6.2 4.3- 8.7 135 10.7 8.1-14.0
Region II 1,190 1,013 85.8 82.7-88.5 58 4.9 3.4- 7.0 119 9.3 7.2-11.9
Region III 1,248 1,059 86.1 82.6-88.9 72 4.8 3.4- 6.9 117 9.1 6.7-12.3
Region IV 1,102 885 80.1 75.9-83.6 63 5.3 3.6- 7.7 154 14.6 11.4-18.6
Region V 1,099 912 84.3 81.2-87.0 58 5.0 3.5- 7.2 129 10.7 8.5-13.3
Region VI 1,203 1,021 86.9 83.9-89.5 64 4.9 3.4- 7.1 118 8.1 6.2-10.6
Region VII 1,127 980 90.6 87.8-92.9 52 3.5 2.2- 5.6 95 5.8 4.2- 8.1
Region VIII 1,108 927 84.2 80.3-87.4 61 5.1 3.6- 7.3 120 10.7 7.9-14.4

** 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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