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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,006 1,045 35.3 33.4-37.3 1,961 64.7 62.7-66.6
GENDER
Male 1,197 379 33.2 30.2-36.4 818 66.8 63.6-69.8
Female 1,809 666 37.2 34.7-39.8 1,143 62.8 60.2-65.3
RACE
White 2,277 704 30.7 28.6-32.9 1,573 69.3 67.1-71.4
African American 606 288 46.9 42.2-51.7 318 53.1 48.3-57.8
Other Minorities 94 41 46.5 35.0-58.3 53 53.5 41.7-65.0
HISPANIC
Yes 76 40 60.4 47.0-72.3 36 39.6 27.7-53.0
No 2,914 998 34.4 32.4-36.4 1,916 65.6 63.6-67.6
AGE
18-24 258 49 20.0 14.9-26.3 209 80.0 73.7-85.1
25-34 567 174 31.1 26.8-35.8 393 68.9 64.2-73.2
35-44 648 195 32.2 28.2-36.4 453 67.8 63.6-71.8
45-54 597 241 41.4 36.8-46.1 356 58.6 53.9-63.2
55-64 402 174 45.7 40.4-51.1 228 54.3 48.9-59.6
65+ 488 195 42.3 37.6-47.3 293 57.7 52.7-62.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 395 189 48.8 42.8-54.8 206 51.2 45.2-57.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 898 325 37.1 33.5-40.9 573 62.9 59.1-66.5
Some Post-H.S. 851 285 32.1 28.7-35.8 566 67.9 64.2-71.3
College Graduate 855 243 28.8 25.6-32.3 612 71.2 67.7-74.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 283 133 48.5 41.2-56.0 150 51.5 44.0-58.8
$15,000- 24,999 492 191 38.2 33.1-43.5 301 61.8 56.5-66.9
$25,000- 34,999 443 159 36.3 31.2-41.8 284 63.7 58.2-68.8
$35,000- 49,999 507 161 32.4 28.0-37.1 346 67.6 62.9-72.0
$50,000+ 849 254 30.4 27.1-34.0 595 69.6 66.0-72.9
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 193 72 38.2 30.9-46.1 121 61.8 53.9-69.1
Appalachia II 366 119 33.8 28.5-39.5 247 66.2 60.5-71.5
Appalachia III 205 59 28.0 21.8-35.2 146 72.0 64.8-78.2
Catawba 197 71 33.5 26.3-41.7 126 66.5 58.3-73.7
Edisto 87 44 56.7 44.2-68.3 43 43.3 31.7-55.8
Low Country 141 39 28.5 20.6-37.9 102 71.5 62.1-79.4
Palmetto 468 160 32.8 28.1-37.8 308 67.2 62.2-71.9
Pee Dee 208 73 37.6 30.4-45.4 135 62.4 54.6-69.6
Savannah 133 38 27.8 20.2-36.9 95 72.2 63.1-79.8
Trident 380 133 35.5 30.0-41.3 247 64.5 58.7-70.0
Upper Savannah 168 65 38.0 30.1-46.5 103 62.0 53.5-69.9
Waccamaw 227 77 35.6 28.6-43.2 150 64.4 56.8-71.4
Wateree 181 75 42.2 34.0-50.8 106 57.8 49.2-66.0

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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