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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Tobacco Indicators

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  Total
Respond.#
Not allowed anywhere Allowed in some places Allowed anywhere No rules about smoking
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,127 2,644 67.0 65.1-69.0 425 10.8 9.4-12.3 100 2.3 1.7- 3.0 958 19.9 18.3-21.5
GENDER
Male 1,596 997 66.7 63.5-69.7 149 9.9 7.9-12.4 40 2.2 1.4- 3.4 410 21.2 18.7-23.9
Female 2,531 1,647 67.3 64.8-69.8 276 11.6 9.8-13.5 60 2.4 1.7- 3.4 548 18.7 16.8-20.7
RACE
White 3,139 2,030 67.8 65.6-69.9 299 9.8 8.4-11.4 83 2.5 1.9- 3.4 727 19.9 18.2-21.7
African American 863 534 64.3 59.5-68.8 112 14.3 10.9-18.4 14 1.5 0.7- 3.3 203 19.9 16.4-23.9
Other Minorities 87 56 68.9 56.1-79.3 9 7.6 3.4-16.3 2 3.6 0.7-16.6 20 19.9 11.9-31.4
HISPANIC
Yes 91 65 72.2 57.8-83.1 7 13.4 5.7-28.5 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 17 14.1 7.4-25.2
No 3,977 2,555 67.1 65.1-69.0 411 10.6 9.3-12.2 95 2.4 1.8- 3.1 916 19.9 18.3-21.6
AGE
18-24 285 185 61.2 53.4-68.4 41 16.8 11.2-24.5 6 3.0 1.3- 7.0 53 18.9 13.8-25.4
25-34 675 478 72.1 67.5-76.2 76 10.6 8.0-14.0 12 1.2 0.5- 2.8 109 16.1 12.9-20.0
35-44 813 530 71.0 66.9-74.7 92 10.5 8.1-13.5 24 2.7 1.6- 4.5 167 15.9 13.1-19.2
45-54 821 507 66.2 61.8-70.3 105 11.8 9.2-15.0 27 3.3 1.9- 5.6 182 18.8 15.6-22.4
55-64 668 415 64.9 60.0-69.5 58 8.8 6.4-12.1 14 1.8 1.0- 3.4 181 24.4 20.3-29.0
65+ 840 507 63.6 59.5-67.6 53 6.9 4.9- 9.6 17 1.7 0.9- 3.3 263 27.7 24.2-31.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 606 287 49.5 43.8-55.3 80 12.8 9.4-17.1 33 5.2 3.2- 8.2 206 32.6 27.4-38.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,294 764 61.4 57.6-65.1 148 13.8 10.9-17.2 26 1.3 0.8- 2.2 356 23.5 20.5-26.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,040 690 69.8 66.1-73.3 105 9.5 7.5-11.9 24 3.3 1.9- 5.5 221 17.5 14.8-20.5
College Graduate 1,183 901 79.4 76.2-82.2 91 7.7 5.7-10.2 17 1.1 0.6- 2.1 174 11.8 9.8-14.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 542 273 52.9 46.4-59.2 70 14.0 10.3-18.8 20 3.1 1.5- 6.3 179 30.0 24.5-36.0
$15,000- 24,999 721 390 59.8 54.8-64.6 90 12.1 9.2-15.8 21 3.5 2.0- 6.1 220 24.5 20.6-29.0
$25,000- 34,999 536 323 60.9 55.2-66.3 63 13.1 9.7-17.5 18 3.2 1.7- 6.1 132 22.8 18.4-27.8
$35,000- 49,999 671 450 67.2 61.7-72.4 67 12.7 8.5-18.5 17 2.8 1.5- 5.4 137 17.2 13.8-21.3
$50,000+ 1,167 888 79.1 76.1-81.8 85 6.6 5.1- 8.5 19 1.1 0.6- 2.0 175 13.2 10.9-15.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 171 117 67.3 58.4-75.0 14 8.0 4.5-13.8 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0 38 23.5 16.5-32.2
Appalachia II 351 248 70.5 64.7-75.7 33 11.0 7.6-15.5 8 2.3 0.9- 5.7 62 16.2 12.3-21.0
Appalachia III 250 166 69.3 62.7-75.1 27 10.8 7.3-15.7 6 2.0 0.8- 4.9 51 18.0 13.5-23.5
Catawba 189 138 72.1 63.3-79.4 13 5.9 3.2-10.4 4 2.4 0.8- 7.2 34 19.6 13.2-28.2
Edisto 86 62 70.6 58.0-80.6 7 8.0 3.6-16.8 3 6.6 1.9-20.6 14 14.8 8.3-25.1
Low Country 175 122 69.0 60.3-76.6 21 13.9 8.3-22.3 2 1.7 0.4- 7.6 30 15.4 10.5-21.9
Palmetto 449 300 67.5 61.9-72.6 50 11.4 7.9-16.2 15 3.5 1.9- 6.3 84 17.6 13.8-22.1
Pee Dee 1,233 718 59.6 55.6-63.4 134 12.5 9.8-15.8 35 2.6 1.7- 3.9 346 25.4 22.2-28.7
Savannah 146 100 67.8 57.8-76.3 14 10.9 5.7-19.7 2 1.1 0.2- 4.9 30 20.3 13.5-29.3
Trident 387 273 71.4 65.9-76.3 33 7.6 5.2-10.9 6 1.8 0.7- 4.4 75 19.3 15.1-24.3
Upper Savannah 264 143 63.2 55.0-70.7 34 12.6 7.8-19.8 7 1.6 0.6- 4.4 80 22.5 16.9-29.4
Waccamaw 244 146 57.2 48.7-65.2 28 16.2 9.4-26.3 6 2.0 0.9- 4.5 64 24.7 18.9-31.5
Wateree 141 87 64.6 54.4-73.5 14 10.9 5.9-19.3 3 1.0 0.3- 3.4 37 23.5 16.1-33.0

#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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