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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease

Do you have a health problem or condition that makes taking aspirin unsafe for you?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes, not stomach related Yes, stomach related No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,057 180 7.6 6.3- 9.2 212 9.2 7.8-10.8 1,665 83.2 81.1-85.0
GENDER
Male 729 53 6.3 4.5- 8.8 47 5.8 4.1- 8.0 629 87.9 84.8-90.4
Female 1,328 127 8.6 6.9-10.7 165 11.7 9.7-13.9 1,036 79.7 76.9-82.3
RACE
White 1,548 140 8.0 6.5- 9.8 169 9.8 8.2-11.6 1,239 82.2 79.8-84.3
African American 453 36 6.7 4.2-10.5 40 8.4 5.7-12.2 377 84.9 80.1-88.7
Other Minorities 37 4 8.2 2.2-26.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 32 91.6 74.0-97.7
HISPANIC
Yes 41 6 16.1 6.1-36.4 4 4.0 1.2-12.5 31 79.8 60.7-91.1
No 1,987 170 7.3 6.0- 8.8 207 9.4 8.0-11.0 1,610 83.4 81.3-85.2
AGE
35-44 684 36 5.2 3.4- 7.8 41 5.4 3.8- 7.6 607 89.4 86.3-91.9
45-54 581 41 5.1 3.3- 7.7 52 8.3 5.9-11.6 488 86.6 82.8-89.7
55-64 378 44 11.3 7.6-16.5 47 11.3 8.0-15.6 287 77.4 71.6-82.4
65+ 397 56 13.3 9.9-17.7 71 17.0 13.0-21.9 270 69.7 64.0-74.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 288 37 13.7 9.0-20.2 49 16.3 11.6-22.3 202 70.1 62.5-76.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 642 53 6.8 4.8- 9.7 69 9.9 7.4-13.1 520 83.3 79.3-86.6
Some Post-H.S. 511 46 8.9 6.3-12.4 48 8.8 6.4-12.1 417 82.3 78.0-86.0
College Graduate 614 44 4.8 3.4- 6.9 46 5.8 4.1- 8.1 524 89.4 86.5-91.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 251 36 11.0 6.8-17.4 41 16.4 11.4-23.1 174 72.6 64.7-79.2
$15,000- 24,999 341 34 10.0 6.4-15.2 42 12.2 8.4-17.3 265 77.8 71.4-83.1
$25,000- 34,999 242 18 6.5 3.9-10.6 33 11.6 7.6-17.2 191 82.0 75.7-86.9
$35,000- 49,999 337 27 8.9 5.8-13.5 26 7.1 4.4-11.2 284 84.0 78.5-88.3
$50,000+ 631 47 6.1 4.2- 8.7 36 4.5 3.0- 6.6 548 89.4 86.4-91.9
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 86 8 8.6 3.9-17.9 10 11.7 6.0-21.6 68 79.7 68.5-87.6
Appalachia II 175 14 6.0 3.4-10.4 13 7.7 4.3-13.5 148 86.3 79.9-90.9
Appalachia III 140 13 8.1 4.5-14.1 21 11.6 7.5-17.6 106 80.3 72.9-86.0
Catawba 81 5 6.7 2.6-16.4 10 10.7 5.4-19.9 66 82.6 71.8-89.8
Edisto 38 2 7.7 1.7-28.2 3 8.9 2.8-25.0 33 83.4 64.7-93.3
Low Country 92 11 9.1 4.9-16.5 7 5.9 2.7-12.4 74 85.0 76.5-90.8
Palmetto 221 20 9.5 5.7-15.4 18 6.4 4.0-10.3 183 84.0 77.8-88.8
Pee Dee 598 55 8.1 5.8-11.1 66 9.3 7.0-12.3 477 82.6 78.7-85.9
Savannah 71 8 11.4 5.3-23.0 9 13.2 6.7-24.4 54 75.4 62.5-84.9
Trident 186 12 4.5 2.4- 8.1 13 6.7 3.7-12.0 161 88.8 83.1-92.7
Upper Savannah 147 10 6.7 3.2-13.6 16 13.6 7.9-22.5 121 79.7 70.1-86.8
Waccamaw 126 18 10.0 5.6-17.1 13 9.0 5.1-15.5 95 81.0 72.8-87.2
Wateree 75 3 5.8 1.7-18.4 11 12.4 6.5-22.3 61 81.8 69.8-89.7

* This question was asked only of respondents who reported not taking aspirin regularly.

#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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