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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,144 252 5.1 4.4- 6.0 3,892 94.9 94.0-95.6
GENDER
Male 1,603 116 6.0 4.7- 7.5 1,487 94.0 92.5-95.3
Female 2,541 136 4.4 3.5- 5.5 2,405 95.6 94.5-96.5
RACE
White 3,155 216 5.9 5.0- 7.0 2,939 94.1 93.0-95.0
African American 863 27 2.9 1.7- 5.0 836 97.1 95.0-98.3
Other Minorities 88 5 4.1 1.4-10.9 83 95.9 89.1-98.6
HISPANIC
Yes 91 7 3.8 1.4-10.2 84 96.2 89.8-98.6
No 3,992 238 5.2 4.4- 6.1 3,754 94.8 93.9-95.6
AGE
18-24 287 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 286 99.8 98.7- 100
25-34 676 2 0.4 0.1- 2.2 674 99.6 97.8-99.9
35-44 817 12 1.3 0.6- 2.8 805 98.7 97.2-99.4
45-54 827 34 5.0 3.1- 8.1 793 95.0 91.9-96.9
55-64 671 70 10.4 7.9-13.6 601 89.6 86.4-92.1
65+ 840 132 15.2 12.3-18.7 708 84.8 81.3-87.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 609 77 9.7 7.1-13.3 532 90.3 86.7-92.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,298 67 4.3 3.2- 5.9 1,231 95.7 94.1-96.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,045 55 4.3 3.0- 6.1 990 95.7 93.9-97.0
College Graduate 1,189 53 4.6 3.3- 6.4 1,136 95.4 93.6-96.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 544 59 7.1 4.9-10.1 485 92.9 89.9-95.1
$15,000- 24,999 727 58 7.5 5.3-10.4 669 92.5 89.6-94.7
$25,000- 34,999 536 22 3.8 2.4- 6.0 514 96.2 94.0-97.6
$35,000- 49,999 676 32 5.0 3.2- 7.8 644 95.0 92.2-96.8
$50,000+ 1,170 42 3.6 2.5- 5.1 1,128 96.4 94.9-97.5
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 172 16 8.6 5.1-14.1 156 91.4 85.9-94.9
Appalachia II 353 14 3.1 1.8- 5.3 339 96.9 94.7-98.2
Appalachia III 252 14 4.5 2.6- 7.6 238 95.5 92.4-97.4
Catawba 191 10 4.1 2.0- 8.3 181 95.9 91.7-98.0
Edisto 88 3 5.9 1.6-19.4 85 94.1 80.6-98.4
Low Country 175 13 7.5 4.1-13.2 162 92.5 86.8-95.9
Palmetto 447 23 5.1 3.2- 8.2 424 94.9 91.8-96.8
Pee Dee 1,235 85 5.7 4.3- 7.6 1,150 94.3 92.4-95.7
Savannah 146 13 9.8 5.1-18.3 133 90.2 81.7-94.9
Trident 387 16 3.3 1.9- 5.8 371 96.7 94.2-98.1
Upper Savannah 268 18 5.3 2.7-10.1 250 94.7 89.9-97.3
Waccamaw 246 16 5.7 3.4- 9.6 230 94.3 90.4-96.6
Wateree 141 8 3.8 1.8- 8.1 133 96.2 91.9-98.2

#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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