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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following? For each, tell me YES, NO or you are NOT SURE: Angina or coronary heart disease?

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,938 607 4.6 4.2- 5.1 8,331 95.4 94.9-95.8
GENDER
Male 3,450 309 5.3 4.6- 6.1 3,141 94.7 93.9-95.4
Female 5,488 298 4.0 3.4- 4.6 5,190 96.0 95.4-96.6
RACE
White 6,779 529 5.5 5.0- 6.1 6,250 94.5 93.9-95.0
African American 1,838 62 2.4 1.6- 3.5 1,776 97.6 96.5-98.4
Other 239 13 3.6 1.6- 7.8 226 96.4 92.2-98.4
HISPANIC
Yes 178 5 0.9 0.4- 2.4 173 99.1 97.6-99.6
No 8,585 586 4.7 4.2- 5.2 7,999 95.3 94.8-95.8
AGE
18-24 336 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5 335 99.6 97.5- 100
25-34 949 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 947 99.9 99.6- 100
35-44 1,430 20 1.9 1.0- 3.6 1,410 98.1 96.4-99.0
45-54 1,813 67 3.6 2.7- 4.9 1,746 96.4 95.1-97.3
55-64 1,872 161 8.5 7.2-10.1 1,711 91.5 89.9-92.8
65+ 2,449 351 13.5 12.0-15.1 2,098 86.5 84.9-88.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,291 124 6.3 5.1- 7.8 1,167 93.7 92.2-94.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,742 205 5.1 4.3- 6.1 2,537 94.9 93.9-95.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,208 143 4.1 3.3- 5.0 2,065 95.9 95.0-96.7
College Graduate 2,670 133 3.7 2.9- 4.7 2,537 96.3 95.3-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,052 113 7.8 6.2- 9.9 939 92.2 90.1-93.8
$15,000- $24,999 1,336 129 5.9 4.8- 7.3 1,207 94.1 92.7-95.2
$25,000- $34,999 1,005 66 4.0 2.9- 5.4 939 96.0 94.6-97.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,247 86 4.9 3.7- 6.3 1,161 95.1 93.7-96.3
$50,000+ 3,000 131 3.4 2.7- 4.4 2,869 96.6 95.6-97.3
Health District**
Appalachia I 701 69 8.1 6.1-10.7 632 91.9 89.3-93.9
Appalachia II 649 42 4.4 3.1- 6.3 607 95.6 93.7-96.9
Appalachia III 497 29 4.6 3.0- 7.0 468 95.4 93.0-97.0
Catawba 380 29 4.9 3.3- 7.3 351 95.1 92.7-96.7
Edisto Savannah 1,055 65 4.6 3.5- 6.1 990 95.4 93.9-96.5
Low Country 928 56 3.4 2.6- 4.6 872 96.6 95.4-97.4
Palmetto 846 51 4.6 3.2- 6.6 795 95.4 93.4-96.8
Pee Dee 740 41 3.2 2.3- 4.4 699 96.8 95.6-97.7
Trident 1,035 59 3.4 2.6- 4.5 976 96.6 95.5-97.4
Upper Savannah 576 47 5.1 3.7- 7.0 529 94.9 93.0-96.3
Waccamaw 942 80 5.8 4.5- 7.4 862 94.2 92.6-95.5
Wateree 477 34 5.2 3.4- 7.9 443 94.8 92.1-96.6
Region***
Region I 1,277 116 6.7 5.4- 8.4 1,161 93.3 91.6-94.6
Region II 1,146 71 4.5 3.4- 5.9 1,075 95.5 94.1-96.6
Region III 1,226 80 4.7 3.6- 6.2 1,146 95.3 93.8-96.4
Region IV 1,217 75 4.0 3.1- 5.3 1,142 96.0 94.7-96.9
Region V 1,055 65 4.6 3.5- 6.1 990 95.4 93.9-96.5
Region VI 942 80 5.8 4.5- 7.4 862 94.2 92.6-95.5
Region VII 1,035 59 3.4 2.6- 4.5 976 96.6 95.5-97.4
Region VIII 928 56 3.4 2.6- 4.6 872 96.6 95.4-97.4

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50 and confidence intervals with width greater than 20. 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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