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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease

Within the past 12 months, has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional told you to...
2a. Eating fewer high fat or high cholesterol foods?

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,631 1,641 22.9 21.8-24.1 4,990 77.1 75.9-78.2
GENDER
Male 2,534 560 20.1 18.3-21.9 1,974 79.9 78.1-81.7
Female 4,097 1,081 25.5 24.0-27.1 3,016 74.5 72.9-76.0
RACE
White 5,174 1,222 21.8 20.5-23.1 3,952 78.2 76.9-79.5
African American 1,234 382 27.7 24.8-30.7 852 72.3 69.3-75.2
Other 169 27 15.9 10.3-23.8 142 84.1 76.2-89.7
HISPANIC
Yes 117 21 13.2 7.9-21.1 96 86.8 78.9-92.1
No 6,443 1,597 23.1 21.9-24.3 4,846 76.9 75.7-78.1
AGE
18-24 380 38 9.1 6.2-13.0 342 90.9 87.0-93.8
25-34 964 176 17.6 15.1-20.4 788 82.4 79.6-84.9
35-44 1,167 264 23.0 20.4-25.9 903 77.0 74.1-79.6
45-54 1,362 400 29.5 26.8-32.4 962 70.5 67.6-73.2
55-64 1,230 399 32.9 30.0-35.9 831 67.1 64.1-70.0
65+ 1,478 358 24.7 22.2-27.3 1,120 75.3 72.7-77.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 725 203 25.3 21.7-29.4 522 74.7 70.6-78.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,033 533 23.9 21.8-26.1 1,500 76.1 73.9-78.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,704 419 22.3 20.1-24.7 1,285 77.7 75.3-79.9
College Graduate 2,157 483 21.5 19.6-23.6 1,674 78.5 76.4-80.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 771 239 27.9 24.1-32.1 532 72.1 67.9-75.9
$15,000- $24,999 1,079 289 23.9 20.9-27.1 790 76.1 72.9-79.1
$25,000- $34,999 787 197 22.6 19.4-26.2 590 77.4 73.8-80.6
$35,000- $49,999 1,044 250 22.8 20.0-25.8 794 77.2 74.2-80.0
$50,000+ 2,112 483 22.1 20.2-24.2 1,629 77.9 75.8-79.8
Health District**
Appalachia I 405 106 23.1 18.9-28.0 299 76.9 72.0-81.1
Appalachia II 808 179 19.7 16.8-22.9 629 80.3 77.1-83.2
Appalachia III 501 123 20.6 16.9-24.9 378 79.4 75.1-83.1
Catawba 464 97 19.6 15.8-24.0 367 80.4 76.0-84.2
Edisto Savannah 502 155 28.9 24.5-33.7 347 71.1 66.3-75.5
Low Country 339 90 25.8 20.5-31.9 249 74.2 68.1-79.5
Palmetto 1,003 250 23.2 20.3-26.3 753 76.8 73.7-79.7
Pee Dee 488 110 21.3 17.4-25.8 378 78.7 74.2-82.6
Trident 837 210 24.3 21.0-27.9 627 75.7 72.1-79.0
Upper Savannah 317 74 22.3 17.4-28.1 243 77.7 71.9-82.6
Waccamaw 556 142 23.7 19.9-28.0 414 76.3 72.0-80.1
Wateree 354 95 25.5 20.0-31.8 259 74.5 68.2-80.0
Region***
Region I 722 180 22.8 19.5-26.4 542 77.2 73.6-80.5
Region II 1,309 302 20.0 17.7-22.6 1,007 80.0 77.4-82.3
Region III 1,467 347 22.0 19.7-24.5 1,120 78.0 75.5-80.3
Region IV 842 205 23.1 19.7-26.8 637 76.9 73.2-80.3
Region V 502 155 28.9 24.5-33.7 347 71.1 66.3-75.5
Region VI 556 142 23.7 19.9-28.0 414 76.3 72.0-80.1
Region VII 837 210 24.3 21.0-27.9 627 75.7 72.1-79.0
Region VIII 339 90 25.8 20.5-31.9 249 74.2 68.1-79.5

#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

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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