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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 5,848 61.6 59.8-63.4 1,206 14.4 13.1-15.8 2,251 24.0 22.5-25.6
GENDER
Male 3,523 2,040 57.5 54.6-60.3 569 17.7 15.6-20.1 914 24.8 22.3-27.3
Female 5,782 3,808 65.4 63.3-67.5 637 11.3 10.0-12.9 1,337 23.3 21.5-25.2
RACE
White 6,129 4,055 64.1 62.0-66.1 710 13.5 12.0-15.1 1,364 22.4 20.7-24.2
African American 2,471 1,422 58.9 55.0-62.7 377 14.9 12.3-17.8 672 26.3 23.0-29.8
Other 438 247 51.2 43.5-58.8 75 20.4 14.6-27.8 116 28.4 21.7-36.1
HISPANIC
Yes 143 73 39.0 27.6-51.6 27 23.0 13.2-37.0 43 38.0 25.7-52.2
No 8,930 5,668 62.5 60.7-64.3 1,144 14.1 12.8-15.5 2,118 23.4 21.9-25.0
AGE
18-24 256 134 56.2 47.4-64.6 55 24.3 17.4-32.9 67 19.5 14.0-26.6
25-34 647 371 57.6 52.2-62.8 109 13.6 10.6-17.2 167 28.8 24.0-34.2
35-44 1,155 701 60.2 55.9-64.3 201 17.5 14.4-21.0 253 22.4 19.0-26.2
45-54 1,743 1,135 65.5 62.2-68.6 226 12.7 10.6-15.1 382 21.9 19.2-24.7
55-64 2,262 1,552 67.7 64.5-70.8 234 9.6 8.0-11.5 476 22.7 19.8-25.8
65+ 3,242 1,955 60.4 57.9-62.9 381 12.4 10.7-14.2 906 27.2 25.1-29.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,280 628 51.1 46.1-56.1 198 16.4 13.0-20.6 454 32.4 28.1-37.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,871 1,672 55.5 52.1-58.9 417 16.2 13.6-19.1 782 28.3 25.3-31.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,362 1,603 65.7 62.3-68.9 275 13.1 10.9-15.6 484 21.2 18.5-24.3
College Graduate 2,771 1,939 68.7 65.7-71.6 311 13.0 11.0-15.3 521 18.3 16.0-20.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,092 604 51.1 45.1-57.1 190 22.4 17.0-28.8 298 26.5 21.8-31.9
$15,000- $24,999 1,549 921 58.7 54.1-63.1 213 14.9 11.9-18.6 415 26.3 22.5-30.5
$25,000- $34,999 1,066 659 59.5 54.2-64.6 134 12.4 9.4-16.0 273 28.1 23.5-33.2
$35,000- $49,999 1,147 765 63.1 57.9-67.9 127 10.7 8.0-14.2 255 26.2 21.7-31.2
$50,000+ 2,955 2,058 67.1 64.3-69.7 338 13.4 11.5-15.6 559 19.5 17.4-21.9
REGION**
Region I 1,228 759 60.0 55.5-64.3 155 13.5 10.8-16.8 314 26.5 22.7-30.8
Region II 1,190 735 61.2 56.9-65.4 164 16.7 13.5-20.5 291 22.0 18.7-25.7
Region III 1,248 794 61.6 56.9-66.1 169 14.5 11.2-18.5 285 23.9 20.2-28.1
Region IV 1,101 685 60.8 56.3-65.2 130 12.8 10.1-15.9 286 26.4 22.4-30.8
Region V 1,099 698 59.9 55.2-64.3 132 13.5 10.7-17.1 269 26.6 22.5-31.2
Region VI 1,203 743 60.9 56.6-65.0 160 15.0 12.1-18.4 300 24.2 20.6-28.1
Region VII 1,127 719 64.8 59.7-69.6 142 13.1 10.1-16.9 266 22.1 18.1-26.7
Region VIII 1,109 715 63.1 58.6-67.3 154 14.3 11.6-17.4 240 22.6 18.8-26.9

** 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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