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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Risk Factors

Risk factor for respondents aged 65 or older that have ever had a pneumonia shot.*

  Total
Respond.#
Not At Risk At Risk
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 860 555 64.9 60.7-68.8 305 35.1 31.2-39.3
GENDER
Male 300 193 64.4 57.6-70.7 107 35.6 29.3-42.4
Female 560 362 65.1 59.9-70.0 198 34.9 30.0-40.1
RACE
White 722 484 67.6 63.4-71.6 238 32.4 28.4-36.6
African American 124 64 54.2 42.5-65.5 60 45.8 34.5-57.5
Other Minorities 5 2 48.6 11.3-87.5 3 51.4 12.5-88.7
HISPANIC
Yes 15 11 75.1 43.8-92.1 4 24.9 7.9-56.2
No 811 525 65.6 61.3-69.5 286 34.4 30.5-38.7
AGE
65+ 860 555 64.9 60.7-68.8 305 35.1 31.2-39.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 249 143 55.7 47.1-64.0 106 44.3 36.0-52.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 259 156 58.2 50.4-65.5 103 41.8 34.5-49.6
Some Post-H.S. 176 128 74.8 66.4-81.6 48 25.2 18.4-33.6
College Graduate 174 126 74.8 66.9-81.3 48 25.2 18.7-33.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 192 101 52.2 42.8-61.4 91 47.8 38.6-57.2
$15,000- 24,999 172 112 63.4 53.4-72.4 60 36.6 27.6-46.6
$25,000- 34,999 114 82 76.6 66.6-84.4 32 23.4 15.6-33.4
$35,000- 49,999 74 52 69.3 55.9-80.0 22 30.7 20.0-44.1
$50,000+ 113 78 70.9 61.0-79.2 35 29.1 20.8-39.0
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 44 31 68.8 51.8-81.8 13 31.2 18.2-48.2
Appalachia II 82 52 64.2 52.2-74.7 30 35.8 25.3-47.8
Appalachia III 60 35 54.4 40.4-67.7 25 45.6 32.3-59.6
Catawba 27 16 57.6 35.5-77.0 11 42.4 23.0-64.5
Edisto 21 13 65.4 42.6-82.8 8 34.6 17.2-57.4
Low Country 45 29 67.6 51.8-80.3 16 32.4 19.7-48.2
Palmetto 84 65 74.2 61.6-83.8 19 25.8 16.2-38.4
Pee Dee 243 143 55.3 47.0-63.2 100 44.7 36.8-53.0
Savannah 35 29 79.5 57.4-91.8 6 20.5 8.2-42.6
Trident 62 50 82.6 70.1-90.5 12 17.4 9.5-29.9
Upper Savannah 59 34 52.8 36.5-68.5 25 47.2 31.5-63.5
Waccamaw 60 34 51.5 38.1-64.6 26 48.5 35.4-61.9
Wateree 31 17 51.0 31.9-69.8 14 49.0 30.2-68.1

*Data in this table were derived from the immunization questions 3: Pneumonia Shots.

#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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