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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Alcohol Consumption

Alcoholic Beverages Consumed per Month*

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  Total
Respond.#
None One Two Three Four or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7,067 3,805 52.5 51.0-53.9 388 5.2 4.6- 5.9 361 5.3 4.7- 6.0 136 1.9 1.5- 2.3 2,377 35.1 33.7-36.5
GENDER
Male 2,697 1,141 42.1 39.8-44.4 108 3.9 3.1- 5.0 122 5.0 4.0- 6.2 62 2.3 1.7- 3.0 1,264 46.7 44.4-49.1
Female 4,370 2,664 62.0 60.3-63.6 280 6.4 5.6- 7.3 239 5.6 4.9- 6.5 74 1.5 1.2- 2.0 1,113 24.5 23.1-26.0
RACE
White 5,428 2,751 49.0 47.5-50.6 296 5.1 4.5- 5.8 283 5.3 4.6- 6.0 105 1.9 1.5- 2.4 1,993 38.7 37.2-40.2
African American 1,397 912 61.9 58.6-65.2 80 5.6 4.2- 7.5 64 4.8 3.5- 6.4 29 2.1 1.3- 3.3 312 25.6 22.7-28.7
Other 180 102 52.1 42.6-61.4 10 4.6 1.9-10.8 11 7.0 3.2-14.7 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 55 35.2 26.7-44.8
HISPANIC
Yes 127 74 55.8 44.7-66.3 6 2.8 1.2- 6.4 4 4.7 1.4-14.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 42 36.3 26.4-47.5
No 6,858 3,661 52.1 50.6-53.6 381 5.3 4.7- 6.0 356 5.4 4.7- 6.1 135 1.9 1.6- 2.4 2,325 35.2 33.8-36.7
AGE
18-24 414 194 49.4 43.7-55.0 21 5.3 3.1- 9.0 25 6.5 4.2- 9.9 6 1.5 0.6- 3.7 168 37.4 32.1-42.9
25-34 1,046 500 44.6 41.2-48.1 56 4.6 3.4- 6.1 61 5.8 4.2- 7.9 31 2.9 2.0- 4.3 398 42.1 38.6-45.7
35-44 1,244 580 46.5 43.4-49.6 83 6.2 4.8- 7.9 68 5.4 4.2- 7.0 24 1.8 1.1- 2.8 489 40.2 37.1-43.3
45-54 1,430 694 50.0 47.0-53.0 88 5.7 4.5- 7.1 74 5.0 3.9- 6.5 26 1.9 1.2- 2.9 548 37.3 34.5-40.3
55-64 1,310 748 57.8 54.8-60.8 66 5.0 3.9- 6.4 84 6.9 5.5- 8.6 25 1.7 1.1- 2.5 387 28.6 26.0-31.4
65+ 1,555 1,043 68.6 66.0-71.1 69 4.2 3.2- 5.4 47 2.8 2.0- 3.7 23 1.4 0.9- 2.2 373 23.0 20.9-25.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 810 616 68.4 63.6-72.7 22 2.9 1.7- 4.8 17 2.5 1.4- 4.4 5 0.7 0.3- 1.8 150 25.5 21.3-30.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,197 1,384 59.5 56.8-62.0 116 5.1 4.0- 6.5 95 4.9 3.8- 6.2 37 1.8 1.2- 2.8 565 28.8 26.4-31.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,789 925 50.9 48.1-53.8 107 5.2 4.2- 6.5 98 5.5 4.4- 6.9 38 2.1 1.5- 3.0 621 36.2 33.5-39.1
College Graduate 2,255 868 39.4 37.1-41.9 143 6.3 5.2- 7.6 150 6.8 5.6- 8.4 56 2.2 1.6- 3.0 1,038 45.2 42.8-47.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 832 610 68.8 64.1-73.2 40 5.4 3.5- 8.1 27 4.4 2.7- 7.2 6 0.5 0.2- 1.2 149 20.9 17.0-25.3
$15,000- $24,999 1,160 768 62.0 58.2-65.7 55 4.5 3.1- 6.4 42 4.7 3.0- 7.1 22 2.1 1.2- 3.6 273 26.7 23.4-30.4
$25,000- $34,999 853 466 53.9 49.7-58.1 40 3.9 2.7- 5.6 50 6.3 4.4- 9.0 24 3.3 2.1- 5.2 273 32.6 28.8-36.7
$35,000- $49,999 1,091 558 51.2 47.7-54.7 63 5.2 3.9- 6.9 65 5.7 4.3- 7.4 25 2.1 1.4- 3.2 380 35.9 32.5-39.4
$50,000+ 2,199 810 37.6 35.2-40.0 144 6.3 5.2- 7.5 136 5.8 4.8- 6.9 47 2.0 1.5- 2.8 1,062 48.4 45.9-50.8
Health District**
Appalachia I 431 279 61.8 56.0-67.4 16 3.8 2.1- 6.8 17 4.9 3.0- 8.1 11 2.5 1.3- 4.8 108 26.9 21.9-32.6
Appalachia II 848 456 50.6 46.6-54.6 47 4.8 3.5- 6.4 38 5.3 3.7- 7.6 17 2.1 1.2- 3.6 290 37.2 33.4-41.3
Appalachia III 548 338 61.0 55.8-66.0 42 5.7 4.0- 8.0 27 5.3 3.4- 8.1 9 1.6 0.7- 3.3 132 26.4 21.9-31.5
Catawba 485 266 52.3 47.0-57.7 29 6.7 4.4-10.0 29 6.1 4.0- 9.0 6 1.0 0.4- 2.4 155 33.9 29.0-39.3
Edisto Savannah 540 293 52.7 47.3-58.0 35 6.9 4.7-10.1 29 4.4 3.0- 6.4 9 1.8 0.9- 3.9 174 34.2 29.2-39.6
Low Country 362 153 45.0 38.7-51.5 18 4.0 2.4- 6.7 16 3.9 2.2- 6.7 7 1.9 0.8- 4.2 168 45.2 39.0-51.6
Palmetto 1,064 519 47.3 43.6-51.0 59 5.9 4.5- 7.8 58 5.2 3.7- 7.1 30 2.8 1.8- 4.5 398 38.8 35.2-42.5
Pee Dee 521 335 65.0 59.9-69.8 20 2.9 1.8- 4.6 24 4.4 2.7- 7.2 7 1.3 0.6- 3.0 135 26.3 22.0-31.1
Trident 892 400 43.0 39.1-47.1 45 4.0 2.9- 5.4 54 6.5 4.6- 9.0 18 1.8 1.0- 3.2 375 44.7 40.6-48.8
Upper Savannah 337 197 56.7 49.6-63.5 18 3.5 2.1- 5.7 24 8.9 5.0-15.5 7 1.6 0.7- 3.4 91 29.3 23.3-36.2
Waccamaw 587 295 52.2 47.2-57.2 39 5.9 4.1- 8.6 26 4.6 2.7- 7.7 8 1.3 0.6- 2.7 219 35.9 31.4-40.7
Wateree 380 231 57.0 50.4-63.4 16 7.5 3.7-14.4 16 4.5 2.5- 7.8 5 1.3 0.5- 3.4 112 29.8 24.3-35.8
Region***
Region I 768 476 59.5 55.0-63.9 34 3.6 2.4- 5.4 41 6.8 4.5-10.0 18 2.1 1.3- 3.5 199 28.0 24.0-32.4
Region II 1,396 794 54.8 51.6-58.0 89 5.2 4.1- 6.5 65 5.3 4.0- 7.0 26 1.9 1.2- 2.9 422 32.8 29.9-36.0
Region III 1,549 785 48.9 45.9-52.0 88 6.1 4.9- 7.7 87 5.5 4.2- 7.0 36 2.2 1.5- 3.4 553 37.2 34.3-40.3
Region IV 901 566 61.6 57.5-65.5 36 4.9 3.0- 7.9 40 4.5 3.1- 6.4 12 1.3 0.7- 2.5 247 27.8 24.4-31.5
Region V 540 293 52.7 47.3-58.0 35 6.9 4.7-10.1 29 4.4 3.0- 6.4 9 1.8 0.9- 3.9 174 34.2 29.2-39.6
Region VI 587 295 52.2 47.2-57.2 39 5.9 4.1- 8.6 26 4.6 2.7- 7.7 8 1.3 0.6- 2.7 219 35.9 31.4-40.7
Region VII 892 400 43.0 39.1-47.1 45 4.0 2.9- 5.4 54 6.5 4.6- 9.0 18 1.8 1.0- 3.2 375 44.7 40.6-48.8
Region VIII 362 153 45.0 38.7-51.5 18 4.0 2.4- 6.7 16 3.9 2.2- 6.7 7 1.9 0.8- 4.2 168 45.2 39.0-51.6

*Data in this table was derived from the alcohol consumption questions.

#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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