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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

STATE-ADDED QUESTIONS

Are you aware of a senior center in your community?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,109 760 70.7 67.1-74.1 349 29.3 25.9-32.9
GENDER
Male 412 266 67.3 61.1-72.9 146 32.7 27.1-38.9
Female 697 494 73.2 68.8-77.2 203 26.8 22.8-31.2
RACE
White 931 638 71.3 67.5-74.8 293 28.7 25.2-32.5
African American 156 107 68.4 57.5-77.6 49 31.6 22.4-42.5
Other Minorities 12 9 72.9 40.3-91.4 3 27.1 8.6-59.7
HISPANIC
Yes 22 14 66.8 40.6-85.5 8 33.2 14.5-59.4
No 1,050 721 70.8 67.1-74.3 329 29.2 25.7-32.9
AGE
55-64 291 188 65.4 57.6-72.5 103 34.6 27.5-42.4
65+ 818 572 72.6 68.5-76.3 246 27.4 23.7-31.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 282 167 57.6 48.8-66.0 115 42.4 34.0-51.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 340 239 73.9 67.7-79.3 101 26.1 20.7-32.3
Some Post-H.S. 228 152 68.4 60.8-75.2 76 31.6 24.8-39.2
College Graduate 257 200 80.6 74.7-85.4 57 19.4 14.6-25.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 223 133 63.1 54.3-71.1 90 36.9 28.9-45.7
$15,000- 24,999 217 142 71.7 63.8-78.5 75 28.3 21.5-36.2
$25,000- 34,999 144 106 72.9 63.3-80.8 38 27.1 19.2-36.7
$35,000- 49,999 108 78 68.2 56.5-78.0 30 31.8 22.0-43.5
$50,000+ 193 145 73.2 64.6-80.4 48 26.8 19.6-35.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 49 35 70.5 54.9-82.4 14 29.5 17.6-45.1
Appalachia II 99 78 78.7 69.0-85.9 21 21.3 14.1-31.0
Appalachia III 75 52 69.3 57.1-79.2 23 30.7 20.8-42.9
Catawba 37 24 60.9 37.5-80.2 13 39.1 19.8-62.5
Edisto 24 12 48.8 28.8-69.2 12 51.2 30.8-71.2
Low Country 57 41 75.9 63.0-85.3 16 24.1 14.7-37.0
Palmetto 102 76 68.0 55.7-78.3 26 32.0 21.7-44.3
Pee Dee 330 199 62.3 55.8-68.3 131 37.7 31.7-44.2
Savannah 48 33 71.7 57.1-82.8 15 28.3 17.2-42.9
Trident 87 65 74.5 62.9-83.4 22 25.5 16.6-37.1
Upper Savannah 75 48 65.0 49.2-78.0 27 35.0 22.0-50.8
Waccamaw 81 64 78.5 67.3-86.6 17 21.5 13.4-32.7
Wateree 37 26 72.0 52.8-85.5 11 28.0 14.5-47.2

*Questions for Senior, If respondent is age 60 and older, then ask the following questions,otherwise go to the end

#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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