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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Risk Factors

Female respondents aged 18 and older, with intact cervix, that have not had a pap smear within the past three years.*

  Total
Respond.#
Not At Risk At Risk
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,792 1,595 88.3 86.0-90.2 197 11.7 9.8-14.0
GENDER
Female 1,792 1,595 88.3 86.0-90.2 197 11.7 9.8-14.0
RACE
White 1,264 1,124 88.5 86.0-90.6 140 11.5 9.4-14.0
African American 472 424 89.2 83.9-92.9 48 10.8 7.1-16.1
Other Minorities 40 31 74.3 52.0-88.5 9 25.7 11.5-48.0
HISPANIC
Yes 43 39 93.9 83.2-97.9 4 6.1 2.1-16.8
No 1,724 1,534 88.0 85.7-90.1 190 12.0 9.9-14.3
AGE
18-24 179 157 83.1 74.1-89.4 22 16.9 10.6-25.9
25-34 426 402 93.7 89.9-96.1 24 6.3 3.9-10.1
35-44 423 382 90.8 86.8-93.6 41 9.2 6.4-13.2
45-54 321 282 84.0 77.0-89.2 39 16.0 10.8-23.0
55-64 189 159 87.1 81.1-91.4 30 12.9 8.6-18.9
65+ 254 213 87.5 82.4-91.3 41 12.5 8.7-17.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 202 160 79.1 69.4-86.3 42 20.9 13.7-30.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 564 491 87.8 83.6-91.1 73 12.2 8.9-16.4
Some Post-H.S. 495 453 90.3 85.9-93.4 42 9.7 6.6-14.1
College Graduate 530 490 90.3 86.2-93.2 40 9.7 6.8-13.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 250 201 78.0 69.0-85.0 49 22.0 15.0-31.0
$15,000- 24,999 325 281 87.4 81.4-91.6 44 12.6 8.4-18.6
$25,000- 34,999 223 199 86.5 78.5-91.9 24 13.5 8.1-21.5
$35,000- 49,999 289 262 89.8 84.2-93.6 27 10.2 6.4-15.8
$50,000+ 473 450 93.7 89.8-96.2 23 6.3 3.8-10.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 69 62 91.9 82.9-96.4 7 8.1 3.6-17.1
Appalachia II 142 118 81.5 72.2-88.2 24 18.5 11.8-27.8
Appalachia III 87 75 86.5 76.6-92.7 12 13.5 7.3-23.4
Catawba 86 74 82.6 66.8-91.8 12 17.4 8.2-33.2
Edisto 49 44 86.4 67.0-95.2 5 13.6 4.8-33.0
Low Country 86 75 89.5 80.8-94.6 11 10.5 5.4-19.2
Palmetto 201 188 93.2 87.1-96.5 13 6.8 3.5-12.9
Pee Dee 504 452 89.4 85.7-92.3 52 10.6 7.7-14.3
Savannah 56 50 84.7 63.6-94.6 6 15.3 5.4-36.4
Trident 206 183 89.7 84.2-93.4 23 10.3 6.6-15.8
Upper Savannah 117 110 92.9 82.7-97.3 7 7.1 2.7-17.3
Waccamaw 102 84 85.1 75.7-91.3 18 14.9 8.7-24.3
Wateree 64 62 95.4 83.4-98.9 2 4.6 1.1-16.6

*Data in this table were derived from the women health questions.

#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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