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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 757 161 20.6 17.2-24.5 596 79.4 75.5-82.8
GENDER
Male 265 47 18.7 13.5-25.4 218 81.3 74.6-86.5
Female 492 114 21.9 17.6-26.8 378 78.1 73.2-82.4
RACE
White 636 129 17.9 14.8-21.5 507 82.1 78.5-85.2
African American 106 28 31.7 20.7-45.3 78 68.3 54.7-79.3
Other Minorities 9 2 29.8 7.2-69.9 7 70.2 30.1-92.8
HISPANIC
Yes 14 2 20.9 5.0-57.2 12 79.1 42.8-95.0
No 718 153 20.3 16.8-24.2 565 79.7 75.8-83.2
AGE
55-64 187 26 9.2 5.7-14.5 161 90.8 85.5-94.3
65+ 570 135 24.2 20.0-29.0 435 75.8 71.0-80.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 167 45 28.8 19.9-39.7 122 71.2 60.3-80.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 239 37 15.2 10.1-22.2 202 84.8 77.8-89.9
Some Post-H.S. 151 43 29.9 22.1-39.1 108 70.1 60.9-77.9
College Graduate 198 35 14.2 9.7-20.5 163 85.8 79.5-90.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 133 34 31.6 21.6-43.8 99 68.4 56.2-78.4
$15,000- 24,999 142 36 22.1 14.2-32.7 106 77.9 67.3-85.8
$25,000- 34,999 106 22 22.5 14.5-33.2 84 77.5 66.8-85.5
$35,000- 49,999 78 18 17.8 10.8-27.9 60 82.2 72.1-89.2
$50,000+ 145 20 13.6 8.1-21.7 125 86.4 78.3-91.9
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 34 7 13.9 6.3-27.9 27 86.1 72.1-93.7
Appalachia II 78 24 31.1 20.9-43.6 54 68.9 56.4-79.1
Appalachia III 52 7 9.8 4.5-19.9 45 90.2 80.1-95.5
Catawba 24 2 7.2 1.6-26.6 22 92.8 73.4-98.4
Edisto 12 3 34.6 12.0-67.2 9 65.4 32.8-88.0
Low Country 41 7 10.9 4.9-22.5 34 89.1 77.5-95.1
Palmetto 75 23 34.2 22.9-47.7 52 65.8 52.3-77.1
Pee Dee 199 39 18.6 12.5-26.6 160 81.4 73.4-87.5
Savannah 33 5 11.6 4.6-26.3 28 88.4 73.7-95.4
Trident 65 15 25.1 14.1-40.6 50 74.9 59.4-85.9
Upper Savannah 48 12 19.9 10.3-34.9 36 80.1 65.1-89.7
Waccamaw 64 9 12.7 6.5-23.4 55 87.3 76.6-93.5
Wateree 26 7 24.8 11.0-47.1 19 75.2 52.9-89.0

#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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