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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

Tobacco Indicators

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  Total
Respond.#
Not allowed anywhere Allowed in some places Allowed anywhere No rules about smoking
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,319 1,420 61.6 59.3-63.9 273 11.8 10.3-13.4 110 4.3 3.5- 5.3 516 22.3 20.3-24.5
GENDER
Male 946 576 61.9 58.2-65.4 102 11.0 9.0-13.4 45 3.9 2.8- 5.3 223 23.2 20.1-26.6
Female 1,373 844 61.4 58.3-64.4 171 12.5 10.6-14.8 65 4.7 3.6- 6.1 293 21.4 18.9-24.2
RACE
White 1,776 1,095 61.9 59.2-64.5 197 11.0 9.5-12.8 84 4.5 3.6- 5.6 400 22.6 20.3-25.1
African American 442 260 59.2 53.6-64.6 64 14.3 10.8-18.5 21 4.0 2.5- 6.4 97 22.5 17.9-27.9
Other Minorities 79 52 71.0 59.2-80.5 8 9.3 4.2-19.5 5 3.9 1.6- 9.1 14 15.8 9.1-26.0
HISPANIC
Yes 57 41 68.9 52.7-81.4 6 13.0 5.3-28.7 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 9 17.4 8.3-32.6
No 2,252 1,374 61.4 59.0-63.7 265 11.7 10.3-13.3 109 4.4 3.6- 5.4 504 22.5 20.4-24.7
AGE
18-24 185 107 53.4 44.5-62.1 25 13.1 8.7-19.1 10 3.9 2.0- 7.5 43 29.7 21.3-39.6
25-34 415 278 67.3 61.7-72.3 48 13.0 9.3-17.8 9 2.8 1.4- 5.7 80 16.9 13.4-21.2
35-44 508 299 59.5 54.5-64.2 71 13.2 10.1-16.9 26 4.8 3.2- 7.2 112 22.6 18.6-27.1
45-54 481 278 59.2 54.0-64.3 62 12.2 9.3-15.8 26 4.2 2.8- 6.4 115 24.3 20.0-29.2
55-64 328 194 60.9 55.2-66.3 37 11.4 8.2-15.7 19 5.8 3.6- 9.2 78 21.9 17.6-26.9
65+ 370 242 67.5 62.1-72.4 27 7.5 5.0-11.0 18 4.4 2.7- 7.0 83 20.7 16.6-25.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 309 145 46.5 40.0-53.2 44 16.0 11.6-21.7 20 5.3 3.3- 8.4 100 32.2 26.0-39.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 729 392 56.0 51.8-60.1 99 12.7 10.2-15.7 43 5.8 4.2- 7.9 195 25.5 22.0-29.3
Some Post-H.S. 657 414 62.2 57.5-66.6 76 12.0 9.4-15.2 32 4.1 2.9- 5.9 135 21.7 17.7-26.2
College Graduate 618 466 77.6 73.9-80.9 53 7.7 5.7-10.2 15 2.0 1.1- 3.4 84 12.8 10.2-15.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 219 103 50.8 42.4-59.2 32 12.7 8.6-18.3 18 6.6 4.1-10.5 66 29.9 22.2-39.0
$15,000- 24,999 389 189 47.2 41.0-53.4 70 18.9 14.5-24.2 20 4.9 3.0- 7.9 110 29.0 23.1-35.7
$25,000- 34,999 343 196 58.9 52.7-64.9 45 12.3 8.8-16.8 15 4.4 2.6- 7.5 87 24.4 19.4-30.1
$35,000- 49,999 410 261 65.7 60.6-70.6 47 11.1 8.2-14.9 23 5.4 3.5- 8.2 79 17.7 14.1-22.1
$50,000+ 639 472 74.0 70.0-77.6 51 7.6 5.7-10.1 17 2.5 1.5- 4.1 99 15.9 12.9-19.5
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 152 83 54.7 45.9-63.2 26 15.3 10.0-22.6 4 2.7 1.0- 7.3 39 27.3 20.1-35.9
Appalachia II 286 186 66.2 59.5-72.3 35 12.6 8.8-17.7 13 3.9 2.1- 7.1 52 17.3 12.6-23.2
Appalachia III 149 79 56.2 47.4-64.7 18 12.2 7.5-19.4 10 5.8 3.0-11.0 42 25.7 18.9-33.9
Catawba 153 94 54.6 43.7-65.0 16 9.8 5.6-16.5 12 6.8 3.7-12.1 31 28.8 18.6-41.8
Edisto 61 38 68.7 54.1-80.4 5 8.1 3.1-19.5 1 1.1 0.1- 7.3 17 22.1 12.5-36.0
Low Country 115 82 71.9 61.8-80.2 9 8.5 4.1-16.9 2 1.4 0.3- 5.7 22 18.2 11.6-27.4
Palmetto 357 221 59.5 53.4-65.4 49 14.0 10.1-19.0 13 3.4 1.9- 6.0 74 23.0 18.0-28.9
Pee Dee 156 86 57.7 48.7-66.2 20 12.8 7.8-20.3 8 5.3 2.5-10.9 42 24.2 17.4-32.5
Savannah 104 65 64.9 54.0-74.4 7 6.5 2.5-15.9 9 7.1 3.5-13.8 23 21.6 14.1-31.6
Trident 286 182 64.8 57.7-71.3 36 12.6 8.9-17.5 10 2.7 1.4- 5.2 58 19.8 14.2-26.9
Upper Savannah 134 84 61.0 51.3-70.0 11 9.5 5.0-17.4 6 5.3 2.1-12.4 33 24.2 17.0-33.3
Waccamaw 179 107 60.4 52.0-68.2 19 11.4 6.8-18.6 11 6.2 3.2-11.5 42 22.0 16.1-29.5
Wateree 147 86 62.2 52.8-70.7 19 11.8 7.3-18.5 7 3.6 1.7- 7.7 35 22.5 15.3-31.7

#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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