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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Alcohol Consumption

Heavy drinking among women
(Note: Heavy drinking for women is defined as having greater than 1 drink per day)*

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  Total #
Respondents
Not at Risk At Risk
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,776 5,561 96.4 95.6-97.1 215 3.6 2.9- 4.4
GENDER
Female 5,776 5,561 96.4 95.6-97.1 215 3.6 2.9- 4.4
RACE
White 3,566 3,377 95.1 93.9-96.0 189 4.9 4.0- 6.1
African American 1,790 1,770 99.1 98.3-99.5 20 0.9 0.5- 1.7
Other 226 220 97.8 94.2-99.2 6 2.2 0.8- 5.8
HISPANIC
Yes 68 66 99.5 97.9-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1
No 5,544 5,331 96.3 95.4-97.0 213 3.7 3.0- 4.6
AGE
18-24 141 136 97.5 93.2-99.1 5 2.5 0.9- 6.8
25-34 404 392 96.6 93.1-98.4 12 3.4 1.6- 6.9
35-44 688 660 96.6 94.6-97.9 28 3.4 2.1- 5.4
45-54 1,005 968 97.0 95.4-98.1 37 3.0 1.9- 4.6
55-64 1,395 1,335 95.1 93.0-96.7 60 4.9 3.3- 7.0
65+ 2,143 2,070 96.0 94.5-97.1 73 4.0 2.9- 5.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 834 830 99.6 98.6-99.9 4 0.4 0.1- 1.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,905 1,854 97.1 95.6-98.0 51 2.9 2.0- 4.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,478 1,408 95.6 93.5-97.0 70 4.4 3.0- 6.5
College Graduate 1,548 1,458 95.3 93.7-96.5 90 4.7 3.5- 6.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 895 888 97.3 91.4-99.2 7 2.7 0.8- 8.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,040 1,019 98.7 97.5-99.3 21 1.3 0.7- 2.5
$25,000- $34,999 597 571 96.0 93.3-97.7 26 4.0 2.3- 6.7
$35,000- $49,999 684 668 97.4 94.9-98.7 16 2.6 1.3- 5.1
$50,000+ 1,451 1,339 94.3 92.7-95.6 112 5.7 4.4- 7.3
REGION**
Region I 731 717 96.7 91.2-98.8 14 3.3 1.2- 8.8
Region II 666 638 98.0 96.8-98.8 28 2.0 1.2- 3.2
Region III 736 714 97.4 95.5-98.5 22 2.6 1.5- 4.5
Region IV 853 839 98.3 96.5-99.2 14 1.7 0.8- 3.5
Region V 723 710 97.2 94.7-98.6 13 2.8 1.4- 5.3
Region VI 681 647 93.1 89.2-95.7 34 6.9 4.3-10.8
Region VII 711 665 92.9 89.4-95.2 46 7.1 4.8-10.6
Region VIII 675 631 94.7 92.7-96.2 44 5.3 3.8- 7.3

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

** 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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