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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,297 1,513 34.7 33.1-36.4 2,784 65.3 63.6-66.9
GENDER
Male 1,646 660 38.7 36.1-41.4 986 61.3 58.6-63.9
Female 2,651 853 31.3 29.3-33.3 1,798 68.7 66.7-70.7
RACE
White 3,469 1,250 35.8 34.1-37.6 2,219 64.2 62.4-65.9
African American 711 233 32.5 28.5-36.7 478 67.5 63.3-71.5
Other 86 20 25.1 15.7-37.5 66 74.9 62.5-84.3
HISPANIC
Yes 94 35 37.9 26.9-50.3 59 62.1 49.7-73.1
No 4,160 1,459 34.5 32.9-36.2 2,701 65.5 63.8-67.1
AGE
35-44 1,050 167 17.1 14.5-20.0 883 82.9 80.0-85.5
45-54 1,120 329 30.5 27.5-33.7 791 69.5 66.3-72.5
55-64 933 426 47.3 43.7-50.9 507 52.7 49.1-56.3
65+ 1,150 582 50.0 46.7-53.3 568 50.0 46.7-53.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 540 222 41.9 37.0-46.9 318 58.1 53.1-63.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,268 447 35.1 32.2-38.2 821 64.9 61.8-67.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,086 367 32.2 29.2-35.4 719 67.8 64.6-70.8
College Graduate 1,393 475 33.3 30.6-36.1 918 66.7 63.9-69.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 501 190 40.0 34.7-45.4 311 60.0 54.6-65.3
$15,000- $24,999 674 277 40.3 36.1-44.7 397 59.7 55.3-63.9
$25,000- $34,999 480 181 37.2 32.3-42.4 299 62.8 57.6-67.7
$35,000- $49,999 634 216 32.3 28.4-36.5 418 67.7 63.5-71.6
$50,000+ 1,464 452 30.4 27.9-33.1 1,012 69.6 66.9-72.1
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 265 107 38.8 32.6-45.3 158 61.2 54.7-67.4
Appalachia II 494 159 32.3 27.8-37.2 335 67.7 62.8-72.2
Appalachia III 350 106 28.4 23.4-33.9 244 71.6 66.1-76.6
Catawba 276 79 28.1 22.6-34.4 197 71.9 65.6-77.4
Edisto Savannah 334 115 37.0 31.0-43.5 219 63.0 56.5-69.0
Low Country 222 96 42.9 35.6-50.4 126 57.1 49.6-64.4
Palmetto 667 243 37.3 33.1-41.8 424 62.7 58.2-66.9
Pee Dee 303 108 33.3 27.6-39.5 195 66.7 60.5-72.4
Trident 521 168 30.6 26.4-35.1 353 69.4 64.9-73.6
Upper Savannah 227 89 39.5 32.5-47.1 138 60.5 52.9-67.5
Waccamaw 386 146 37.5 32.2-43.1 240 62.5 56.9-67.8
Wateree 218 88 36.2 29.2-43.9 130 63.8 56.1-70.8

* This question was asked only of respondents who reported being age 35 or older.

#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 I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
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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