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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Race Related Issues

Within the past 30 days, have you felt emotionally upset,
eg. angry, sad, or frustrated, as a result of how you were treated based on your race?

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,407 382 8.5 7.6- 9.6 5,025 91.5 90.4-92.4
GENDER
Male 2,033 135 8.8 7.2-10.7 1,898 91.2 89.3-92.8
Female 3,374 247 8.3 7.2- 9.6 3,127 91.7 90.4-92.8
RACE
White 4,277 192 4.7 4.0- 5.5 4,085 95.3 94.5-96.0
African American 955 168 18.8 15.9-22.2 787 81.2 77.8-84.1
Other 137 18 14.8 8.6-24.2 119 85.2 75.8-91.4
HISPANIC
Yes 130 17 11.7 6.4-20.7 113 88.3 79.3-93.6
No 5,235 361 8.4 7.4- 9.5 4,874 91.6 90.5-92.6
AGE
18-24 338 37 14.3 10.2-19.8 301 85.7 80.2-89.8
25-34 859 90 11.5 9.1-14.6 769 88.5 85.4-90.9
35-44 1,024 105 10.3 8.2-12.8 919 89.7 87.2-91.8
45-54 1,103 80 7.9 6.1-10.1 1,023 92.1 89.9-93.9
55-64 914 45 5.6 4.0- 7.7 869 94.4 92.3-96.0
65+ 1,128 23 2.3 1.4- 3.6 1,105 97.7 96.4-98.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 633 57 10.5 7.7-14.2 576 89.5 85.8-92.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,609 114 9.2 7.2-11.5 1,495 90.8 88.5-92.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,420 111 9.0 7.2-11.1 1,309 91.0 88.9-92.8
College Graduate 1,735 100 6.6 5.2- 8.3 1,635 93.4 91.7-94.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 627 87 18.4 14.2-23.4 540 81.6 76.6-85.8
$15,000- $24,999 899 78 9.4 7.2-12.2 821 90.6 87.8-92.8
$25,000- $34,999 671 52 8.7 6.2-11.9 619 91.3 88.1-93.8
$35,000- $49,999 822 59 8.2 6.1-10.9 763 91.8 89.1-93.9
$50,000+ 1,771 76 4.8 3.7- 6.3 1,695 95.2 93.7-96.3
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 337 17 4.2 2.5- 7.1 320 95.8 92.9-97.5
Appalachia II 637 36 8.0 5.4-11.7 601 92.0 88.3-94.6
Appalachia III 431 23 7.1 4.2-11.8 408 92.9 88.2-95.8
Catawba 355 20 6.0 3.6- 9.7 335 94.0 90.3-96.4
Edisto Savannah 423 36 12.3 8.1-18.2 387 87.7 81.8-91.9
Low Country 265 11 6.5 2.8-14.5 254 93.5 85.5-97.2
Palmetto 829 73 10.2 7.8-13.3 756 89.8 86.7-92.2
Pee Dee 385 42 12.6 8.9-17.6 343 87.4 82.4-91.1
Trident 685 48 7.0 5.1- 9.7 637 93.0 90.3-94.9
Upper Savannah 271 24 10.5 6.5-16.5 247 89.5 83.5-93.5
Waccamaw 463 23 6.3 3.6-10.7 440 93.7 89.3-96.4
Wateree 284 27 10.6 6.9-15.8 257 89.4 84.2-93.1

#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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