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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Cholesterol Awareness

About how long has it been since you last had your blood cholesterol checked?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Within past yr Within past 2 yrs Within past 5 yrs 5 or more yrs ago
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7,978 6,215 70.8 68.7-72.8 888 13.0 11.6-14.6 565 10.2 8.9-11.6 310 6.0 4.7- 7.6
GENDER
Male 2,948 2,284 68.6 64.9-72.1 328 14.0 11.6-16.8 199 9.3 7.3-11.8 137 8.1 5.7-11.3
Female 5,030 3,931 72.8 70.4-75.0 560 12.1 10.6-13.8 366 10.9 9.3-12.8 173 4.2 3.3- 5.3
RACE
White 5,258 4,042 70.3 67.9-72.5 591 12.7 11.1-14.5 389 10.7 9.2-12.5 236 6.3 5.0- 7.9
African American 2,131 1,720 74.4 70.0-78.3 233 13.9 10.9-17.5 125 8.1 5.6-11.6 53 3.7 2.3- 5.7
Other 343 253 63.8 49.9-75.8 43 13.7 8.4-21.6 34 9.6 5.3-16.6 13 12.9 3.9-35.0
HISPANIC
Yes 93 67 51.0 25.8-75.6 14 14.3 5.5-32.7 7 3.8 1.2-11.2 5 30.9 8.4-68.4
No 7,686 5,988 71.2 69.1-73.2 858 13.1 11.6-14.6 543 10.3 8.9-11.8 297 5.5 4.5- 6.7
AGE
18-24 88 55 61.3 46.3-74.4 19 21.8 11.5-37.5 11 13.8 6.5-27.0 3 3.1 0.8-10.8
25-34 397 236 55.2 46.9-63.1 73 16.8 11.9-23.1 60 16.8 11.9-23.3 28 11.2 5.8-20.6
35-44 888 548 60.4 55.7-64.9 148 15.4 12.4-18.9 120 14.6 11.5-18.3 72 9.6 6.9-13.2
45-54 1,388 975 69.3 65.5-72.9 206 14.7 12.0-17.9 140 10.3 8.1-13.0 67 5.7 4.1- 7.7
55-64 2,045 1,601 79.1 76.4-81.6 225 9.9 8.2-11.9 139 7.4 5.8- 9.5 80 3.6 2.6- 4.9
65+ 3,172 2,800 88.2 86.5-89.8 217 7.1 5.9- 8.5 95 2.7 2.0- 3.6 60 2.0 1.4- 3.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,048 867 75.3 68.3-81.2 82 15.1 9.6-22.8 68 6.1 4.2- 8.6 31 3.6 2.0- 6.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,499 1,968 72.9 69.2-76.2 278 12.0 9.6-14.9 164 9.7 7.4-12.6 89 5.5 4.0- 7.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,971 1,499 70.0 65.9-73.9 247 13.4 10.8-16.5 155 11.8 9.2-14.9 70 4.9 2.9- 7.9
College Graduate 2,447 1,871 68.4 64.4-72.1 280 12.9 10.9-15.3 177 10.6 8.4-13.4 119 8.0 5.3-12.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 995 765 67.5 59.7-74.4 105 11.6 8.0-16.6 87 14.8 9.5-22.4 38 6.0 3.2-11.2
$15,000- $24,999 1,390 1,100 73.7 68.8-78.1 146 12.1 8.8-16.4 95 9.5 6.7-13.2 49 4.7 3.1- 7.0
$25,000- $34,999 830 631 67.8 58.5-75.8 109 13.7 9.9-18.7 56 9.2 6.1-13.7 34 9.3 3.2-23.8
$35,000- $49,999 1,039 809 73.1 68.0-77.6 110 11.3 8.5-14.9 75 10.6 7.4-15.0 45 5.0 3.1- 7.9
$50,000+ 2,491 1,894 70.0 66.8-73.1 307 14.1 11.8-16.7 182 9.9 8.0-12.1 108 6.1 4.5- 8.1
REGION**
Region I 1,025 787 67.4 62.1-72.4 122 16.3 12.4-21.2 79 11.1 8.0-15.3 37 5.1 3.1- 8.4
Region II 951 751 70.9 64.6-76.4 93 11.1 8.2-14.9 74 10.8 7.7-15.0 33 7.2 3.4-14.4
Region III 1,038 789 67.2 61.7-72.2 118 15.0 11.1-19.9 83 10.6 7.7-14.5 48 7.2 4.7-10.9
Region IV 1,070 818 71.2 67.0-75.1 130 13.3 10.7-16.5 70 9.4 7.0-12.6 52 6.0 4.0- 8.9
Region V 1,003 799 76.4 72.6-79.9 116 13.0 10.3-16.3 64 7.6 5.7-10.0 24 3.0 1.9- 4.8
Region VI 944 755 74.8 70.1-79.0 96 10.9 8.3-14.0 57 8.3 5.6-12.0 36 6.1 3.8- 9.4
Region VII 978 742 72.4 67.0-77.2 113 11.8 9.0-15.3 77 10.8 7.3-15.9 46 5.0 3.2- 7.7
Region VIII 969 774 75.4 71.0-79.4 100 10.8 8.5-13.6 61 9.6 6.9-13.2 34 4.2 2.3- 7.6

*This question was asked only of respondents who reported that they have ever had blood cholesterol checked.

** 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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