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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,172 1,310 15.1 14.1-16.1 5,511 66.1 64.8-67.4 908 12.6 11.7-13.6 78 1.1 0.8- 1.5 365 5.1 4.5- 5.8
GENDER
Male 3,210 384 11.8 10.4-13.3 2,213 66.7 64.6-68.8 414 14.4 12.9-16.0 35 1.4 0.8- 2.3 164 5.8 4.8- 6.9
Female 4,962 926 18.1 16.8-19.4 3,298 65.5 63.9-67.1 494 11.0 9.9-12.2 43 0.8 0.6- 1.2 201 4.5 3.8- 5.4
RACE
White 6,191 1,005 15.4 14.4-16.5 4,320 69.6 68.2-71.0 573 10.0 9.1-10.9 53 0.7 0.6- 1.0 240 4.3 3.7- 5.0
African American 1,730 252 13.7 11.7-16.0 1,043 58.4 55.3-61.4 306 18.9 16.6-21.4 22 2.0 1.1- 3.6 107 7.0 5.6- 8.8
Other 198 38 17.2 11.6-24.8 126 64.6 55.8-72.5 22 13.4 8.0-21.4 2 0.9 0.2- 3.9 10 3.8 1.9- 7.4
HISPANIC
Yes 112 24 22.0 14.1-32.7 72 66.7 55.7-76.2 8 5.6 2.4-12.6 3 1.7 0.5- 5.2 5 4.0 1.4-10.9
No 7,935 1,271 15.0 14.0-16.0 5,372 66.2 64.9-67.6 878 12.7 11.7-13.7 72 1.1 0.7- 1.5 342 5.0 4.4- 5.7
AGE
18-24 397 60 15.1 11.4-19.7 229 56.8 51.1-62.2 70 17.8 13.9-22.4 4 2.1 0.7- 5.9 34 8.3 5.8-11.8
25-34 1,003 116 11.3 9.2-13.7 699 68.2 64.8-71.4 130 14.0 11.7-16.7 7 0.6 0.2- 1.3 51 5.9 4.4- 8.0
35-44 1,451 192 13.3 11.4-15.5 1,011 69.0 66.2-71.6 181 13.2 11.3-15.3 8 0.7 0.3- 1.4 59 3.9 2.9- 5.2
45-54 1,654 262 14.9 13.1-17.0 1,164 69.9 67.3-72.4 166 10.9 9.2-12.8 19 1.2 0.7- 1.9 43 3.1 2.2- 4.4
55-64 1,599 265 16.8 14.9-19.0 1,094 67.0 64.3-69.5 164 10.8 9.2-12.7 18 1.2 0.7- 2.1 58 4.2 3.1- 5.6
65+ 1,997 389 18.8 17.0-20.7 1,279 64.4 62.0-66.7 191 9.6 8.2-11.2 21 1.1 0.7- 1.8 117 6.0 5.0- 7.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,062 109 9.7 7.7-12.2 597 56.4 52.6-60.2 206 20.0 17.1-23.2 30 2.7 1.8- 4.1 120 11.1 9.1-13.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,596 340 12.9 11.2-14.8 1,725 62.8 60.3-65.3 360 15.6 13.8-17.6 30 1.7 0.9- 3.0 141 7.0 5.7- 8.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,065 336 15.2 13.4-17.2 1,458 69.5 66.9-72.0 200 11.4 9.6-13.4 12 0.5 0.3- 1.0 59 3.4 2.4- 4.6
College Graduate 2,431 522 20.0 18.3-21.9 1,721 71.1 69.0-73.2 142 6.9 5.7- 8.3 6 0.2 0.1- 0.5 40 1.7 1.2- 2.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 974 141 15.1 11.8-19.0 522 52.8 48.4-57.2 198 21.5 18.2-25.2 25 2.3 1.5- 3.5 88 8.4 6.6-10.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,287 177 12.3 10.2-14.6 833 62.2 58.7-65.6 181 16.1 13.6-18.9 19 1.7 0.8- 3.4 77 7.8 6.0-10.2
$25,000- $34,999 960 119 12.0 9.6-14.9 646 62.8 58.8-66.6 138 17.2 14.2-20.6 7 0.8 0.3- 1.8 50 7.2 5.2- 9.9
$35,000- $49,999 1,221 183 13.5 11.3-16.1 868 70.9 67.6-74.0 125 11.6 9.5-14.2 9 0.8 0.4- 1.7 36 3.1 2.1- 4.7
$50,000+ 2,670 501 17.8 16.1-19.5 1,968 72.9 70.9-74.9 147 6.5 5.4- 7.7 6 0.2 0.1- 0.5 48 2.6 1.8- 3.7
Health District**
Appalachia I 510 60 11.5 8.7-15.0 354 67.2 62.2-71.9 66 15.2 11.7-19.5 5 1.2 0.4- 3.1 25 4.9 3.1- 7.7
Appalachia II 917 153 16.5 13.6-19.7 633 69.4 65.4-73.2 89 9.1 7.2-11.5 8 1.6 0.4- 5.7 34 3.4 2.4- 4.9
Appalachia III 686 98 13.2 10.5-16.6 462 66.6 62.1-70.8 81 12.6 9.8-16.0 8 0.9 0.5- 1.9 37 6.7 4.5- 9.7
Catawba 531 80 13.4 10.4-17.0 372 68.4 63.1-73.2 49 10.5 7.7-14.1 5 1.9 0.5- 7.3 25 5.8 3.4- 9.7
Edisto Savannah 605 96 13.9 10.1-18.7 406 67.2 61.7-72.3 67 12.6 9.3-16.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 35 6.3 4.1- 9.4
Low Country 432 99 18.3 14.5-22.9 278 65.1 59.1-70.6 33 10.5 7.0-15.4 4 0.9 0.3- 2.4 18 5.2 2.9- 9.3
Palmetto 1,243 200 16.0 13.5-18.8 857 66.9 63.4-70.2 130 11.9 9.7-14.4 13 1.2 0.5- 2.5 43 4.1 2.8- 6.1
Pee Dee 669 87 14.1 11.0-17.9 435 62.3 57.5-66.9 91 14.8 11.5-18.8 9 1.0 0.5- 1.9 47 7.9 5.6-11.0
Trident 970 191 18.4 15.6-21.6 652 65.5 61.6-69.3 99 13.0 10.3-16.3 6 0.7 0.3- 1.6 22 2.4 1.4- 3.9
Upper Savannah 448 60 12.9 9.5-17.3 302 67.1 61.6-72.1 66 15.1 11.5-19.5 6 1.8 0.8- 4.3 14 3.0 1.7- 5.4
Waccamaw 653 117 17.0 13.8-20.8 432 64.4 59.6-68.9 65 11.9 8.7-16.0 6 1.1 0.4- 2.7 33 5.7 3.8- 8.3
Wateree 404 54 11.1 8.1-15.1 263 62.5 56.4-68.2 61 18.8 14.2-24.5 5 0.9 0.3- 2.4 21 6.7 4.1-10.8
Region***
Region I 958 120 12.2 9.9-14.9 656 67.2 63.5-70.7 132 15.2 12.6-18.1 11 1.5 0.8- 2.9 39 4.0 2.8- 5.7
Region II 1,603 251 15.1 13.0-17.4 1,095 68.3 65.3-71.1 170 10.6 8.9-12.5 16 1.3 0.5- 3.3 71 4.8 3.6- 6.3
Region III 1,774 280 15.2 13.2-17.4 1,229 67.3 64.4-70.1 179 11.4 9.7-13.5 18 1.4 0.7- 2.8 68 4.6 3.4- 6.3
Region IV 1,073 141 13.0 10.6-15.7 698 62.4 58.6-66.0 152 16.3 13.5-19.5 14 0.9 0.5- 1.6 68 7.5 5.6- 9.8
Region V 605 96 13.9 10.1-18.7 406 67.2 61.7-72.3 67 12.6 9.3-16.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 35 6.3 4.1- 9.4
Region VI 653 117 17.0 13.8-20.8 432 64.4 59.6-68.9 65 11.9 8.7-16.0 6 1.1 0.4- 2.7 33 5.7 3.8- 8.3
Region VII 970 191 18.4 15.6-21.6 652 65.5 61.6-69.3 99 13.0 10.3-16.3 6 0.7 0.3- 1.6 22 2.4 1.4- 3.9
Region VIII 432 99 18.3 14.5-22.9 278 65.1 59.1-70.6 33 10.5 7.0-15.4 4 0.9 0.3- 2.4 18 5.2 2.9- 9.3

#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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