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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

Sexual Behavior

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Was a condom used the last time you had sexual intercourse?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,500 325 23.6 21.0-26.4 1,175 76.4 73.6-79.0
GENDER
Male 622 170 27.7 23.6-32.3 452 72.3 67.7-76.4
Female 878 155 19.3 16.3-22.8 723 80.7 77.2-83.7
RACE
White 1,102 191 19.2 16.3-22.5 911 80.8 77.5-83.7
African American 339 115 33.2 27.5-39.4 224 66.8 60.6-72.5
Other Minorities 54 18 33.8 21.1-49.4 36 66.2 50.6-78.9
HISPANIC
Yes 44 18 45.4 28.9-62.9 26 54.6 37.1-71.1
No 1,454 307 22.6 20.0-25.4 1,147 77.4 74.6-80.0
AGE
18-24 210 91 43.9 36.0-52.2 119 56.1 47.8-64.0
25-34 499 127 27.7 23.0-32.9 372 72.3 67.1-77.0
35-44 553 87 14.0 11.2-17.5 466 86.0 82.5-88.8
45-54 238 20 7.9 4.9-12.4 218 92.1 87.6-95.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 134 30 26.0 17.8-36.2 104 74.0 63.8-82.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 468 116 25.9 21.4-30.9 352 74.1 69.1-78.6
Some Post-H.S. 453 101 25.7 20.5-31.7 352 74.3 68.3-79.5
College Graduate 445 78 17.3 13.6-21.8 367 82.7 78.2-86.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 91 29 33.9 22.5-47.5 62 66.1 52.5-77.5
$15,000- 24,999 241 77 35.4 27.4-44.3 164 64.6 55.7-72.6
$25,000- 34,999 250 73 30.3 23.9-37.6 177 69.7 62.4-76.1
$35,000- 49,999 293 72 25.4 20.2-31.3 221 74.6 68.7-79.8
$50,000+ 503 46 9.2 6.8-12.3 457 90.8 87.7-93.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 79 15 19.0 11.3-30.3 64 81.0 69.7-88.7
Appalachia II 172 33 17.8 12.6-24.6 139 82.2 75.4-87.4
Appalachia III 103 22 20.0 12.9-29.6 81 80.0 70.4-87.1
Catawba 101 21 26.2 14.2-43.2 80 73.8 56.8-85.8
Edisto 46 12 24.7 12.9-42.0 34 75.3 58.0-87.1
Low Country 72 18 24.8 15.2-37.7 54 75.2 62.3-84.8
Palmetto 257 47 19.0 13.8-25.5 210 81.0 74.5-86.2
Pee Dee 91 22 31.7 21.4-44.2 69 68.3 55.8-78.6
Savannah 75 18 29.9 18.8-44.0 57 70.1 56.0-81.2
Trident 213 41 21.7 15.6-29.3 172 78.3 70.7-84.4
Upper Savannah 81 19 22.5 13.6-34.7 62 77.5 65.3-86.4
Waccamaw 103 26 26.4 17.8-37.2 77 73.6 62.8-82.2
Wateree 80 22 29.7 18.6-44.0 58 70.3 56.0-81.4

* This question was asked of respondents who reported being ages 18-64 years old.

#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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