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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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  Total
Respond.#
White Black Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,401 4,253 71.0 69.3-72.7 1,011 25.1 23.5-26.7 137 3.9 3.1- 4.8
GENDER
Male 2,052 1,709 72.7 69.8-75.4 295 23.1 20.6-25.9 48 4.1 2.9- 6.0
Female 3,349 2,544 69.5 67.5-71.5 716 26.8 25.0-28.8 89 3.6 2.9- 4.6
RACE
White 4,240 4,192 98.2 97.5-98.8 4 0.1 0.0- 0.2 44 1.7 1.2- 2.4
African American 1,008 6 0.7 0.3- 1.7 989 98.3 97.1-99.0 13 1.1 0.6- 1.9
Other 126 42 35.9 25.9-47.2 7 4.0 1.6- 9.5 77 60.2 48.7-70.6
HISPANIC
Yes 96 49 49.2 37.2-61.4 15 12.2 6.6-21.3 32 38.6 27.3-51.3
No 5,252 4,171 71.9 70.2-73.6 979 25.4 23.8-27.1 102 2.7 2.0- 3.5
AGE
18-24 308 198 56.7 49.9-63.2 89 33.5 27.3-40.2 21 9.9 6.0-15.8
25-34 803 577 68.8 64.8-72.5 194 26.7 23.2-30.6 32 4.5 3.1- 6.6
35-44 971 730 69.3 65.6-72.7 210 27.0 23.7-30.6 31 3.7 2.5- 5.5
45-54 1,087 847 70.8 67.2-74.2 210 25.7 22.4-29.3 30 3.5 2.3- 5.3
55-64 1,010 840 79.9 76.7-82.8 162 19.4 16.6-22.7 8 0.7 0.3- 1.4
65+ 1,190 1,041 81.1 77.7-84.0 137 17.6 14.7-20.9 12 1.3 0.6- 2.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 593 404 57.2 51.4-62.7 175 36.7 31.5-42.3 14 6.1 2.9-12.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,649 1,221 65.9 62.8-68.9 378 30.2 27.3-33.2 50 3.9 2.8- 5.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,387 1,104 72.9 69.6-76.0 253 24.5 21.5-27.9 30 2.5 1.7- 3.8
College Graduate 1,762 1,517 80.2 77.4-82.6 202 15.6 13.5-18.1 43 4.2 2.9- 6.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 612 382 50.1 44.8-55.5 218 44.8 39.5-50.3 12 5.0 2.3-10.5
$15,000- $24,999 905 608 56.1 51.8-60.3 265 39.1 35.0-43.4 32 4.8 3.0- 7.4
$25,000- $34,999 640 484 68.6 63.3-73.4 141 28.0 23.4-33.1 15 3.4 1.8- 6.6
$35,000- $49,999 849 689 73.5 69.4-77.3 128 21.5 17.9-25.5 32 5.0 3.4- 7.4
$50,000+ 1,724 1,550 85.3 82.8-87.6 139 11.5 9.6-13.7 35 3.2 2.0- 5.1
Health District**
Appalachia I 339 297 82.0 74.9-87.3 36 15.7 10.6-22.7 6 2.3 1.0- 5.4
Appalachia II 666 584 84.1 80.2-87.3 62 12.0 9.2-15.6 20 3.8 2.4- 6.1
Appalachia III 407 331 75.0 68.4-80.6 61 19.0 14.2-24.8 15 6.1 2.9-12.1
Catawba 382 309 73.4 66.9-79.0 69 25.6 20.0-32.1 4 1.1 0.4- 3.0
Edisto Savannah 402 274 60.5 54.1-66.6 119 37.4 31.4-43.9 9 2.1 1.0- 4.2
Low Country 277 215 69.0 61.3-75.9 53 25.3 19.1-32.7 9 5.6 2.5-12.3
Palmetto 818 617 67.9 63.6-71.9 181 28.2 24.4-32.3 20 3.9 2.2- 6.7
Pee Dee 403 291 62.8 56.4-68.8 102 33.8 28.0-40.3 10 3.3 1.7- 6.4
Trident 666 528 71.1 65.9-75.8 111 22.7 18.4-27.7 27 6.2 3.8- 9.8
Upper Savannah 265 212 70.4 61.8-77.8 50 28.2 20.8-36.8 3 1.5 0.5- 4.5
Waccamaw 446 368 73.6 66.6-79.5 70 21.5 16.6-27.4 8 4.9 1.7-13.5
Wateree 287 200 60.1 52.4-67.4 84 38.7 31.4-46.4 3 1.2 0.4- 3.9
Region***
Region I 604 509 76.7 71.3-81.4 86 21.4 16.8-26.8 9 1.9 1.0- 3.8
Region II 1,073 915 80.4 76.9-83.5 123 14.8 12.2-17.9 35 4.7 3.1- 7.3
Region III 1,200 926 69.7 66.2-73.0 250 27.3 24.1-30.8 24 3.0 1.8- 4.9
Region IV 690 491 61.7 56.8-66.4 186 35.9 31.2-40.8 13 2.5 1.4- 4.3
Region V 402 274 60.5 54.1-66.6 119 37.4 31.4-43.9 9 2.1 1.0- 4.2
Region VI 446 368 73.6 66.6-79.5 70 21.5 16.6-27.4 8 4.9 1.7-13.5
Region VII 666 528 71.1 65.9-75.8 111 22.7 18.4-27.7 27 6.2 3.8- 9.8
Region VIII 277 215 69.0 61.3-75.9 53 25.3 19.1-32.7 9 5.6 2.5-12.3

*Data was collected only from January to October 2004.

#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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