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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,195 2,384 72.2 70.2-74.0 287 8.6 7.5- 9.8 524 19.2 17.6-21.0
GENDER
Male 1,268 866 66.9 63.8-69.9 110 8.1 6.6- 9.8 292 25.0 22.2-28.0
Female 1,927 1,518 76.9 74.5-79.2 177 9.1 7.6-10.8 232 14.0 12.1-16.1
RACE
White 2,391 1,809 74.0 71.8-76.0 218 8.5 7.4- 9.8 364 17.5 15.7-19.5
African American 670 492 70.1 65.6-74.3 59 9.0 6.5-12.4 119 20.9 17.3-25.0
Other Minorities 101 60 53.0 41.5-64.1 8 7.0 3.2-14.4 33 40.1 29.2-52.0
HISPANIC
Yes 81 49 52.1 38.9-65.1 9 11.6 5.2-23.6 23 36.3 24.1-50.5
No 3,095 2,320 72.9 70.9-74.7 277 8.5 7.4- 9.7 498 18.6 17.0-20.4
AGE
18-24 275 150 53.3 46.2-60.2 22 8.5 5.0-14.2 103 38.2 31.6-45.3
25-34 601 415 64.6 59.8-69.2 35 6.6 4.5- 9.6 151 28.8 24.5-33.5
35-44 675 495 72.0 67.9-75.8 60 7.8 5.9-10.3 120 20.1 16.8-24.0
45-54 641 504 79.0 75.0-82.5 64 9.0 6.9-11.6 73 12.0 9.2-15.7
55-64 424 358 84.8 80.7-88.1 31 7.2 4.9-10.4 35 8.0 5.7-11.2
65+ 524 416 79.2 75.2-82.8 72 12.8 10.1-16.1 36 8.0 5.7-11.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 423 286 62.2 56.2-67.9 56 14.2 10.1-19.6 81 23.6 18.8-29.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 965 704 69.2 65.6-72.6 78 8.0 6.3-10.0 183 22.9 19.7-26.3
Some Post-H.S. 904 696 75.1 71.3-78.6 78 7.7 6.0- 9.8 130 17.2 14.0-20.9
College Graduate 896 692 78.2 75.0-81.1 74 7.2 5.6- 9.1 130 14.6 12.1-17.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 308 211 64.6 57.0-71.5 45 15.6 10.3-23.0 52 19.8 14.6-26.3
$15,000- 24,999 528 369 62.2 56.6-67.4 49 9.8 7.2-13.1 110 28.1 23.0-33.7
$25,000- 34,999 467 319 66.1 60.7-71.1 38 7.2 5.0-10.1 110 26.7 22.1-32.0
$35,000- 49,999 535 418 79.1 75.1-82.6 43 6.8 4.9- 9.3 74 14.1 11.1-17.7
$50,000+ 880 709 80.0 76.8-82.8 68 7.1 5.5- 9.1 103 13.0 10.6-15.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 202 150 74.2 67.1-80.2 25 11.3 7.5-16.6 27 14.5 9.9-20.9
Appalachia II 388 298 74.7 69.2-79.5 26 6.6 4.3-10.0 64 18.7 14.5-23.9
Appalachia III 220 166 76.2 69.6-81.7 22 9.2 6.0-14.1 32 14.6 10.2-20.5
Catawba 205 151 67.2 57.1-75.9 18 7.2 4.3-11.7 36 25.7 17.2-36.4
Edisto 92 69 72.6 59.4-82.8 12 10.2 5.3-18.5 11 17.2 8.6-31.5
Low Country 153 99 59.7 50.6-68.1 17 11.8 7.2-18.7 37 28.5 20.9-37.6
Palmetto 504 380 74.0 69.2-78.3 40 7.5 5.4-10.5 84 18.4 14.6-23.0
Pee Dee 218 181 81.4 74.8-86.6 14 6.8 3.8-11.8 23 11.8 7.7-17.6
Savannah 141 103 69.9 60.4-78.0 17 11.9 7.0-19.3 21 18.2 11.7-27.3
Trident 407 297 69.9 63.8-75.3 42 11.0 7.2-16.5 68 19.1 14.8-24.2
Upper Savannah 177 137 76.5 68.4-83.0 17 7.4 4.4-12.2 23 16.2 10.5-24.1
Waccamaw 245 175 70.8 63.7-77.0 23 7.6 4.8-11.9 47 21.6 16.0-28.5
Wateree 188 145 72.2 63.2-79.7 9 5.1 2.5-10.1 34 22.7 15.6-31.8

#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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