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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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HIV/AIDS

I am going to read you a list... please tell me if any of the situations apply to you, Have you
Used intravenous drugs in the past year.
Been treated for a sexually transmitted or venereal disease in the past year.
Given or received money or dr ugs in exchange for sex in the past year.
Had anal sex without a condom in the past year?

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,408 178 5.1 4.2- 6.1 4,230 94.9 93.9-95.8
GENDER
Male 1,667 70 5.1 3.9- 6.8 1,597 94.9 93.2-96.1
Female 2,741 108 5.0 4.0- 6.2 2,633 95.0 93.8-96.0
RACE
White 3,360 99 3.3 2.6- 4.2 3,261 96.7 95.8-97.4
African American 881 69 8.7 6.6-11.4 812 91.3 88.6-93.4
Other 138 9 10.4 5.1-20.0 129 89.6 80.0-94.9
HISPANIC
Yes 120 6 7.7 2.8-19.5 114 92.3 80.5-97.2
No 4,267 172 5.0 4.2- 5.9 4,095 95.0 94.1-95.8
AGE
18-24 358 41 13.0 9.4-17.8 317 87.0 82.2-90.6
25-34 895 47 5.1 3.7- 7.1 848 94.9 92.9-96.3
35-44 1,075 42 3.8 2.7- 5.3 1,033 96.2 94.7-97.3
45-54 1,133 33 2.9 2.0- 4.4 1,100 97.1 95.6-98.0
55-64 947 15 1.8 1.0- 3.1 932 98.2 96.9-99.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 420 46 12.9 9.4-17.5 374 87.1 82.5-90.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,355 57 5.4 3.9- 7.3 1,298 94.6 92.7-96.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,186 42 3.6 2.5- 5.2 1,144 96.4 94.8-97.5
College Graduate 1,446 33 2.9 1.8- 4.7 1,413 97.1 95.3-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 464 42 10.3 7.2-14.5 422 89.7 85.5-92.8
$15,000- $24,999 686 41 8.0 5.5-11.5 645 92.0 88.5-94.5
$25,000- $34,999 568 27 5.8 3.6- 9.2 541 94.2 90.8-96.4
$35,000- $49,999 710 22 3.6 2.2- 5.7 688 96.4 94.3-97.8
$50,000+ 1,587 37 2.7 1.8- 4.1 1,550 97.3 95.9-98.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 272 7 4.4 1.5-12.4 265 95.6 87.6-98.5
Appalachia II 505 23 5.1 3.1- 8.3 482 94.9 91.7-96.9
Appalachia III 351 12 3.0 1.5- 5.6 339 97.0 94.4-98.5
Catawba 296 9 3.0 1.5- 5.9 287 97.0 94.1-98.5
Edisto Savannah 350 23 6.6 4.3-10.2 327 93.4 89.8-95.7
Low Country 205 6 2.9 1.1- 6.9 199 97.1 93.1-98.9
Palmetto 694 28 6.2 4.0- 9.5 666 93.8 90.5-96.0
Pee Dee 342 16 6.1 3.3-11.0 326 93.9 89.0-96.7
Trident 571 20 5.0 2.9- 8.3 551 95.0 91.7-97.1
Upper Savannah 217 8 4.9 2.1-10.9 209 95.1 89.1-97.9
Waccamaw 348 14 6.1 3.4-10.9 334 93.9 89.1-96.6
Wateree 223 11 5.3 2.7-10.3 212 94.7 89.7-97.3

* This question was asked only of respondents who reported being less than age 65.

#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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