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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 2,999 2,436 80.1 78.3-81.8 563 19.9 18.2-21.7
GENDER
Male 1,194 911 75.6 72.6-78.4 283 24.4 21.6-27.4
Female 1,805 1,525 84.3 82.0-86.3 280 15.7 13.7-18.0
RACE
White 2,272 1,815 78.2 76.0-80.2 457 21.8 19.8-24.0
African American 606 519 84.9 80.8-88.2 87 15.1 11.8-19.2
Other Minorities 92 77 84.9 75.2-91.2 15 15.1 8.8-24.8
HISPANIC
Yes 76 64 86.5 74.6-93.3 12 13.5 6.7-25.4
No 2,907 2,361 79.9 78.1-81.7 546 20.1 18.3-21.9
AGE
18-24 257 178 68.7 61.1-75.4 79 31.3 24.6-38.9
25-34 565 430 75.9 71.5-79.7 135 24.1 20.3-28.5
35-44 643 527 81.1 77.3-84.4 116 18.9 15.6-22.7
45-54 602 502 82.2 78.0-85.7 100 17.8 14.3-22.0
55-64 402 340 84.5 80.1-88.1 62 15.5 11.9-19.9
65+ 484 421 87.8 84.5-90.6 63 12.2 9.4-15.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 388 306 76.6 70.6-81.7 82 23.4 18.3-29.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 902 734 81.2 78.1-84.0 168 18.8 16.0-21.9
Some Post-H.S. 851 689 79.5 75.6-83.0 162 20.5 17.0-24.4
College Graduate 851 701 81.4 78.2-84.2 150 18.6 15.8-21.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 282 233 79.9 71.6-86.2 49 20.1 13.8-28.4
$15,000- 24,999 494 391 78.2 72.7-82.9 103 21.8 17.1-27.3
$25,000- 34,999 441 357 80.7 75.7-84.8 84 19.3 15.2-24.3
$35,000- 49,999 507 413 80.7 76.5-84.3 94 19.3 15.7-23.5
$50,000+ 847 697 81.5 78.4-84.2 150 18.5 15.8-21.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 192 155 79.0 71.9-84.8 37 21.0 15.2-28.1
Appalachia II 368 299 81.0 76.0-85.1 69 19.0 14.9-24.0
Appalachia III 204 165 80.5 73.8-85.8 39 19.5 14.2-26.2
Catawba 196 155 76.0 65.3-84.2 41 24.0 15.8-34.7
Edisto 85 74 88.6 74.5-95.4 11 11.4 4.6-25.5
Low Country 140 118 84.5 76.7-90.1 22 15.5 9.9-23.3
Palmetto 468 383 79.6 74.6-83.9 85 20.4 16.1-25.4
Pee Dee 208 170 80.7 73.8-86.1 38 19.3 13.9-26.2
Savannah 134 97 74.1 65.0-81.5 37 25.9 18.5-35.0
Trident 377 309 77.8 71.4-83.1 68 22.2 16.9-28.6
Upper Savannah 167 134 80.4 72.9-86.1 33 19.6 13.9-27.1
Waccamaw 226 174 75.7 68.5-81.8 52 24.3 18.2-31.5
Wateree 182 157 87.7 81.6-91.9 25 12.3 8.1-18.4

#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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