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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Veteran Status

Have you ever served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces, either in the regular military or in a National Guard or military reserve unit?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,419 1,436 13.0 12.0-14.2 7,983 87.0 85.8-88.0
GENDER
Male 3,530 1,335 25.1 22.9-27.4 2,195 74.9 72.6-77.1
Female 5,889 101 1.9 1.4- 2.7 5,788 98.1 97.3-98.6
RACE
White 6,005 1,023 14.2 12.9-15.6 4,982 85.8 84.4-87.1
African American 2,680 295 10.5 8.4-13.1 2,385 89.5 86.9-91.6
Other 419 71 10.7 7.0-15.9 348 89.3 84.1-93.0
HISPANIC
Yes 120 15 9.2 3.5-22.1 105 90.8 77.9-96.5
No 9,043 1,391 13.2 12.1-14.3 7,652 86.8 85.7-87.9
AGE
18-24 250 7 3.3 1.4- 7.8 243 96.7 92.2-98.6
25-34 644 42 7.6 4.9-11.6 602 92.4 88.4-95.1
35-44 1,124 84 7.5 5.7- 9.8 1,040 92.5 90.2-94.3
45-54 1,626 147 11.7 9.4-14.4 1,479 88.3 85.6-90.6
55-64 2,252 335 18.5 16.1-21.3 1,917 81.5 78.7-83.9
65+ 3,523 821 26.0 23.9-28.2 2,702 74.0 71.8-76.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,380 108 5.3 4.1- 6.9 1,272 94.7 93.1-95.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,028 428 13.0 11.2-15.1 2,600 87.0 84.9-88.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,289 401 16.2 13.7-19.0 1,888 83.8 81.0-86.3
College Graduate 2,704 496 13.5 11.6-15.6 2,208 86.5 84.4-88.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,256 96 5.1 3.8- 7.0 1,160 94.9 93.0-96.2
$15,000- $24,999 1,675 252 11.9 9.7-14.4 1,423 88.1 85.6-90.3
$25,000- $34,999 973 158 14.7 10.8-19.7 815 85.3 80.3-89.2
$35,000- $49,999 1,163 228 19.5 16.0-23.5 935 80.5 76.5-84.0
$50,000+ 2,732 521 15.0 13.1-17.2 2,211 85.0 82.8-86.9
REGION**
Region I 1,206 174 13.7 10.6-17.5 1,032 86.3 82.5-89.4
Region II 1,099 135 8.7 6.8-11.0 964 91.3 89.0-93.2
Region III 1,205 196 12.2 9.8-15.1 1,009 87.8 84.9-90.2
Region IV 1,304 160 11.7 9.5-14.3 1,144 88.3 85.7-90.5
Region V 1,197 187 13.9 11.6-16.7 1,010 86.1 83.3-88.4
Region VI 1,123 193 15.9 13.1-19.1 930 84.1 80.9-86.9
Region VII 1,150 193 18.4 14.7-22.8 957 81.6 77.2-85.3
Region VIII 1,135 198 15.1 12.6-18.0 937 84.9 82.0-87.4

*Active duty does not include training for the Reserves or National Guard, but DOES include activation, for example, for the Persian Gulf War.

** 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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