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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease

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A heart attack, also called a myocardial infarction

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,146 192 3.9 3.2- 4.7 3,954 96.1 95.3-96.8
GENDER
Male 1,603 112 5.5 4.3- 7.0 1,491 94.5 93.0-95.7
Female 2,543 80 2.4 1.8- 3.2 2,463 97.6 96.8-98.2
RACE
White 3,153 167 4.6 3.8- 5.6 2,986 95.4 94.4-96.2
African American 868 17 1.5 0.8- 2.9 851 98.5 97.1-99.2
Other Minorities 87 5 4.7 1.7-12.2 82 95.3 87.8-98.3
HISPANIC
Yes 91 4 2.9 0.8- 9.7 87 97.1 90.3-99.2
No 3,993 178 3.7 3.1- 4.5 3,815 96.3 95.5-96.9
AGE
18-24 287 0 0.0 . - . 287 100 . - .
25-34 675 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7 673 99.8 99.3- 100
35-44 817 6 0.6 0.2- 1.7 811 99.4 98.3-99.8
45-54 826 28 4.8 2.9- 8.0 798 95.2 92.0-97.1
55-64 673 53 6.7 4.7- 9.4 620 93.3 90.6-95.3
65+ 842 103 12.0 9.6-15.0 739 88.0 85.0-90.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 610 50 7.5 5.1-10.7 560 92.5 89.3-94.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,302 60 3.7 2.7- 5.2 1,242 96.3 94.8-97.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,043 45 3.5 2.3- 5.2 998 96.5 94.8-97.7
College Graduate 1,187 37 2.7 1.8- 4.0 1,150 97.3 96.0-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 544 49 6.8 4.6-10.0 495 93.2 90.0-95.4
$15,000- 24,999 729 48 6.0 4.1- 8.7 681 94.0 91.3-95.9
$25,000- 34,999 535 17 3.3 1.8- 6.0 518 96.7 94.0-98.2
$35,000- 49,999 677 20 3.0 1.6- 5.5 657 97.0 94.5-98.4
$50,000+ 1,170 35 2.4 1.6- 3.6 1,135 97.6 96.4-98.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 173 11 6.3 3.4-11.4 162 93.7 88.6-96.6
Appalachia II 352 12 2.7 1.4- 4.9 340 97.3 95.1-98.6
Appalachia III 251 9 3.0 1.5- 5.7 242 97.0 94.3-98.5
Catawba 190 6 2.2 0.9- 5.2 184 97.8 94.8-99.1
Edisto 87 2 5.1 1.1-19.9 85 94.9 80.1-98.9
Low Country 175 4 1.8 0.7- 4.9 171 98.2 95.1-99.3
Palmetto 449 18 3.6 2.2- 5.8 431 96.4 94.2-97.8
Pee Dee 1,239 61 4.0 2.8- 5.8 1,178 96.0 94.2-97.2
Savannah 146 12 8.3 4.0-16.5 134 91.7 83.5-96.0
Trident 387 17 4.1 2.3- 7.1 370 95.9 92.9-97.7
Upper Savannah 268 11 1.8 0.8- 4.1 257 98.2 95.9-99.2
Waccamaw 245 20 6.4 4.0-10.2 225 93.6 89.8-96.0
Wateree 141 8 3.8 1.8- 7.9 133 96.2 92.1-98.2

#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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