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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Race Related Issues

Within the past 12 months at work, do you feel you were treated worse than, the same as, or better than people of other races?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Worse than other races Same as other races Better than other races Worse/Better than other races Encountered people of same race
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,059 210 8.1 6.9- 9.5 2,683 86.7 85.1-88.2 115 3.8 3.0- 4.7 17 0.5 0.3- 0.8 34 0.9 0.6- 1.4
GENDER
Male 1,288 83 8.2 6.5-10.4 1,141 87.2 84.7-89.4 47 3.5 2.4- 5.0 4 0.3 0.1- 0.9 13 0.7 0.4- 1.5
Female 1,771 127 8.0 6.6- 9.7 1,542 86.1 84.1-88.0 68 4.1 3.1- 5.4 13 0.7 0.4- 1.2 21 1.1 0.7- 1.8
RACE
White 2,379 108 5.0 4.1- 6.2 2,147 90.1 88.6-91.4 89 3.7 2.9- 4.6 8 0.2 0.1- 0.4 27 1.0 0.6- 1.6
African American 582 91 16.4 13.0-20.5 458 78.1 73.6-82.0 18 3.4 1.8- 6.4 9 1.3 0.6- 2.7 6 0.7 0.3- 1.7
Other 84 10 11.8 5.3-24.0 68 81.5 69.0-89.7 6 6.8 2.8-15.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
HISPANIC
Yes 53 7 18.5 8.1-36.9 44 79.7 61.9-90.5 1 1.3 0.2- 8.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6
No 2,992 200 7.8 6.6- 9.1 2,629 87.0 85.4-88.4 113 3.8 3.1- 4.8 17 0.5 0.3- 0.8 33 0.9 0.6- 1.4
AGE
18-24 191 13 5.9 3.1-11.0 168 88.4 81.9-92.7 8 4.8 2.1-10.4 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3
25-34 612 42 8.7 6.2-12.0 538 85.8 82.1-88.8 23 4.2 2.7- 6.4 0 0.0 . - . 9 1.3 0.6- 2.7
35-44 768 59 8.3 6.3-10.9 676 87.5 84.6-90.0 26 3.3 2.1- 5.0 4 0.4 0.1- 1.1 3 0.5 0.2- 1.5
45-54 836 61 10.0 7.4-13.3 727 84.8 81.3-87.7 33 3.5 2.4- 5.0 7 1.0 0.4- 2.4 8 0.8 0.4- 1.7
55-64 511 30 6.5 4.2- 9.7 451 88.8 85.2-91.5 17 2.8 1.7- 4.7 4 0.6 0.2- 1.8 9 1.4 0.7- 2.7
65+ 126 4 3.0 0.9- 9.1 110 86.9 78.7-92.3 7 6.2 2.8-13.2 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2 4 2.7 0.9- 7.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 185 23 12.6 7.8-19.8 151 83.4 76.0-88.8 7 2.4 1.1- 5.3 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 3 1.1 0.4- 3.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 875 77 11.0 8.4-14.1 757 83.7 80.0-86.8 25 3.7 2.2- 6.1 6 0.7 0.3- 1.7 10 1.1 0.5- 2.2
Some Post-H.S. 820 50 6.4 4.7- 8.7 729 89.7 87.2-91.9 25 2.5 1.6- 3.9 7 0.6 0.2- 1.3 9 0.7 0.4- 1.5
College Graduate 1,175 59 5.9 4.4- 7.8 1,043 87.9 85.5-89.9 58 5.1 3.9- 6.8 3 0.2 0.1- 0.7 12 0.9 0.5- 1.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 142 18 10.6 6.1-17.8 113 84.2 76.3-89.8 5 2.4 0.9- 6.4 3 2.0 0.6- 6.2 3 0.9 0.3- 2.7
$15,000- $24,999 454 50 11.9 8.4-16.5 378 81.8 76.4-86.2 13 3.7 1.6- 8.3 5 1.0 0.3- 3.0 8 1.6 0.7- 3.4
$25,000- $34,999 397 28 8.8 5.6-13.5 350 87.1 82.2-90.9 14 3.1 1.7- 5.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 4 0.8 0.3- 2.2
$35,000- $49,999 562 41 8.5 5.9-11.9 491 86.5 82.5-89.6 21 3.6 2.2- 5.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 6 1.0 0.4- 2.8
$50,000+ 1,281 61 5.9 4.5- 7.7 1,157 89.2 87.0-91.1 51 4.0 2.9- 5.4 5 0.3 0.1- 0.8 7 0.5 0.2- 1.3
Health District**
Appalachia I 180 8 6.9 3.4-13.7 164 89.0 82.1-93.5 7 3.5 1.6- 7.6 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 0 0.0 . - .
Appalachia II 395 26 8.8 5.8-13.3 344 85.3 80.5-89.2 17 4.2 2.4- 7.1 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 6 1.1 0.4- 2.7
Appalachia III 222 18 11.6 6.7-19.2 195 84.8 77.1-90.2 4 2.4 0.8- 6.9 3 0.7 0.2- 2.7 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1
Catawba 228 19 6.5 3.9-10.5 201 90.9 86.4-94.0 4 1.6 0.6- 4.6 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 2 0.6 0.1- 2.5
Edisto Savannah 209 16 8.7 5.0-14.6 185 88.0 81.8-92.2 3 1.1 0.4- 3.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 4 1.7 0.6- 4.8
Low Country 135 9 6.1 3.1-11.9 113 84.2 76.0-90.0 11 8.4 4.3-15.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6
Palmetto 514 33 7.9 5.2-11.8 446 86.1 81.9-89.5 25 4.2 2.7- 6.5 3 0.3 0.1- 1.2 7 1.5 0.6- 3.3
Pee Dee 221 21 10.5 6.5-16.5 192 85.6 79.0-90.3 6 3.4 1.4- 7.8 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1
Trident 397 22 6.8 3.9-11.6 347 86.9 81.8-90.7 22 5.6 3.5- 8.7 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 5 0.5 0.2- 1.2
Upper Savannah 151 6 4.0 1.7- 9.5 138 90.4 83.2-94.8 6 4.7 1.9-11.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5
Waccamaw 221 15 8.4 4.7-14.4 197 88.9 82.8-93.0 5 1.2 0.5- 2.9 0 0.0 . - . 4 1.6 0.6- 4.4
Wateree 164 15 10.3 5.8-17.8 141 81.5 71.1-88.8 5 5.1 1.3-18.0 2 1.7 0.4- 7.4 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4
Region***
Region I 331 14 5.6 3.2- 9.6 302 89.7 85.0-93.0 13 4.1 2.2- 7.5 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
Region II 617 44 9.9 7.1-13.7 539 85.1 81.1-88.4 21 3.5 2.1- 5.7 5 0.6 0.2- 1.6 8 0.9 0.4- 1.9
Region III 742 52 7.4 5.3-10.3 647 87.7 84.5-90.3 29 3.4 2.2- 5.1 5 0.4 0.1- 0.9 9 1.2 0.6- 2.5
Region IV 385 36 10.4 7.2-14.8 333 83.8 78.1-88.2 11 4.1 1.8- 9.3 3 0.8 0.2- 3.3 2 0.9 0.2- 3.9
Region V 209 16 8.7 5.0-14.6 185 88.0 81.8-92.2 3 1.1 0.4- 3.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 4 1.7 0.6- 4.8
Region VI 221 15 8.4 4.7-14.4 197 88.9 82.8-93.0 5 1.2 0.5- 2.9 0 0.0 . - . 4 1.6 0.6- 4.4
Region VII 397 22 6.8 3.9-11.6 347 86.9 81.8-90.7 22 5.6 3.5- 8.7 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 5 0.5 0.2- 1.2
Region VIII 135 9 6.1 3.1-11.9 113 84.2 76.0-90.0 11 8.4 4.3-15.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6

*This question was asked only of those who were employed for wages, self employed or were out of eployment for less than a year.
*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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