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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Alcohol Consumption

Heavy drinking among men
(Note: Heavy drinking for men is defined as having greater than 2 drinks per day)*

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  Total #
Respondents
Not at Risk At Risk
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,400 3,204 93.9 92.1-95.3 196 6.1 4.7- 7.9
GENDER
Male 3,400 3,204 93.9 92.1-95.3 196 6.1 4.7- 7.9
RACE
White 2,312 2,159 93.2 90.9-95.0 153 6.8 5.0- 9.1
African American 808 779 94.2 89.1-97.0 29 5.8 3.0-10.9
Other 177 166 97.5 94.6-98.9 11 2.5 1.1- 5.4
HISPANIC
Yes 47 43 96.7 87.8-99.2 4 3.3 0.8-12.2
No 3,273 3,083 93.8 91.9-95.2 190 6.2 4.8- 8.1
AGE
18-24 103 99 95.7 86.1-98.8 4 4.3 1.2-13.9
25-34 223 204 89.5 81.8-94.2 19 10.5 5.8-18.2
35-44 405 384 94.5 90.1-97.0 21 5.5 3.0- 9.9
45-54 576 542 95.9 92.9-97.7 34 4.1 2.3- 7.1
55-64 795 739 93.2 90.5-95.2 56 6.8 4.8- 9.5
65+ 1,298 1,236 95.6 93.9-96.8 62 4.4 3.2- 6.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 504 487 95.1 90.6-97.5 17 4.9 2.5- 9.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,034 966 93.6 90.4-95.8 68 6.4 4.2- 9.6
Some Post-H.S. 761 723 92.5 86.5-96.0 38 7.5 4.0-13.5
College Graduate 1,096 1,024 94.8 92.2-96.5 72 5.2 3.5- 7.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 327 305 89.0 78.4-94.7 22 11.0 5.3-21.6
$15,000- $24,999 586 563 97.5 95.4-98.7 23 2.5 1.3- 4.6
$25,000- $34,999 358 344 97.8 95.4-98.9 14 2.2 1.1- 4.6
$35,000- $49,999 455 427 95.9 92.9-97.7 28 4.1 2.3- 7.1
$50,000+ 1,239 1,145 91.1 87.3-93.9 94 8.9 6.1-12.7
REGION**
Region I 448 426 96.3 93.4-97.9 22 3.7 2.1- 6.6
Region II 405 387 96.9 93.6-98.5 18 3.1 1.5- 6.4
Region III 440 409 91.4 85.1-95.3 31 8.6 4.7-14.9
Region IV 420 400 96.4 94.1-97.8 20 3.6 2.2- 5.9
Region V 434 409 94.4 91.1-96.5 25 5.6 3.5- 8.9
Region VI 412 394 93.1 87.3-96.4 18 6.9 3.6-12.7
Region VII 406 377 89.6 81.9-94.2 29 10.4 5.8-18.1
Region VIII 435 402 94.4 91.7-96.2 33 5.6 3.8- 8.3

*Data in this table was derived from the Alcohol Consumption questions and only applied to males.

** 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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