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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Within the past year Within the past 2 years Within the past 3 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,976 3,309 67.1 65.3-68.8 873 17.3 16.0-18.7 316 6.3 5.5- 7.2 221 4.5 3.7- 5.4 257 4.8 4.0- 5.8
GENDER
Female 4,976 3,309 67.1 65.3-68.8 873 17.3 16.0-18.7 316 6.3 5.5- 7.2 221 4.5 3.7- 5.4 257 4.8 4.0- 5.8
RACE
White 3,744 2,447 66.1 64.1-68.0 652 17.1 15.6-18.6 248 6.6 5.7- 7.7 173 4.8 3.9- 5.8 224 5.5 4.6- 6.5
African American 1,086 765 70.8 66.9-74.4 201 18.5 15.6-21.8 59 5.3 3.7- 7.5 34 2.4 1.6- 3.7 27 3.0 1.6- 5.5
Other 104 68 59.5 46.1-71.6 15 13.0 6.8-23.3 4 6.7 2.2-18.4 13 14.9 6.8-29.5 4 6.0 2.0-17.1
HISPANIC
Yes 92 60 61.6 47.5-74.0 16 20.1 10.8-34.3 6 9.2 3.4-22.6 6 5.8 2.3-13.7 4 3.3 0.9-11.2
No 4,809 3,198 67.2 65.4-68.9 845 17.3 16.0-18.7 305 6.2 5.4- 7.2 212 4.4 3.7- 5.3 249 4.9 4.0- 5.8
AGE
18-24 153 118 74.9 65.2-82.5 18 11.5 6.8-18.7 11 6.6 3.3-12.8 3 2.8 0.6-11.1 3 4.3 1.2-14.5
25-34 538 371 69.2 64.5-73.6 94 18.0 14.5-22.1 38 6.0 4.1- 8.6 24 4.8 3.0- 7.7 11 2.0 0.9- 4.2
35-44 828 557 66.8 62.5-70.7 149 17.5 14.5-20.9 51 6.0 4.2- 8.5 37 4.7 3.2- 7.0 34 5.0 3.1- 8.2
45-54 1,072 723 66.4 62.9-69.7 177 17.2 14.6-20.1 76 7.3 5.7- 9.4 47 4.7 3.3- 6.6 49 4.4 3.1- 6.2
55-64 1,015 652 63.8 60.2-67.3 206 19.6 16.9-22.5 46 4.9 3.5- 6.8 55 5.6 4.2- 7.5 56 6.1 4.4- 8.5
65+ 1,312 848 65.2 62.0-68.4 220 17.0 14.6-19.6 90 6.8 5.2- 8.8 54 3.5 2.6- 4.7 100 7.6 6.0- 9.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 629 368 58.7 53.4-63.8 122 17.1 13.8-20.9 53 8.6 5.9-12.2 37 5.9 3.8- 9.1 49 9.8 6.7-14.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,508 942 64.0 60.8-67.2 278 18.6 16.1-21.4 113 7.2 5.7- 9.0 84 5.0 3.9- 6.4 91 5.2 3.9- 7.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,337 935 69.7 66.3-72.9 210 16.0 13.6-18.8 76 5.5 4.1- 7.4 54 4.9 3.3- 7.1 62 3.9 2.7- 5.5
College Graduate 1,488 1,055 70.9 67.8-73.8 260 17.3 15.0-19.9 73 5.3 4.0- 7.0 45 3.0 2.0- 4.5 55 3.5 2.2- 5.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 665 387 62.8 57.9-67.4 134 17.9 14.7-21.6 53 6.9 4.9- 9.7 38 5.1 3.5- 7.3 53 7.3 5.2-10.3
$15,000- $24,999 757 462 61.1 56.3-65.8 122 16.0 12.9-19.7 56 7.2 4.9-10.5 50 6.6 4.6- 9.4 67 9.0 6.5-12.4
$25,000- $34,999 542 344 61.7 55.8-67.2 103 20.1 15.6-25.5 41 7.5 5.3-10.7 26 4.5 2.9- 6.9 28 6.2 3.3-11.2
$35,000- $49,999 708 491 67.2 62.5-71.5 123 18.3 14.9-22.3 36 5.5 3.7- 8.0 28 5.1 3.1- 8.3 30 4.0 2.6- 5.9
$50,000+ 1,543 1,116 71.9 68.9-74.7 264 16.9 14.7-19.3 73 4.9 3.8- 6.4 50 3.7 2.5- 5.5 40 2.6 1.6- 4.3
Health District**
Appalachia I 376 233 65.5 59.8-70.8 66 16.9 13.0-21.6 26 6.8 4.3-10.5 19 4.2 2.5- 7.0 32 6.6 4.5- 9.6
Appalachia II 372 247 67.7 61.8-73.0 64 15.1 11.6-19.5 22 5.4 3.5- 8.4 17 5.0 2.8- 8.8 22 6.7 3.8-11.6
Appalachia III 278 176 63.9 56.8-70.5 50 18.6 13.7-24.9 19 6.6 3.7-11.8 15 5.0 2.6- 9.7 18 5.7 3.5- 9.3
Catawba 203 119 56.2 47.9-64.2 50 26.9 20.0-35.2 13 5.6 3.2- 9.9 10 6.7 3.2-13.5 11 4.5 2.2- 8.9
Edisto Savannah 592 411 71.2 66.1-75.9 90 14.4 11.2-18.3 38 5.1 3.6- 7.2 18 3.1 1.8- 5.4 35 6.1 3.3-11.2
Low Country 531 343 66.1 61.1-70.8 101 18.2 14.7-22.5 33 6.1 4.1- 8.9 29 6.0 3.9- 9.1 25 3.6 2.1- 5.9
Palmetto 486 341 70.9 65.8-75.6 85 16.8 13.3-21.1 25 5.4 3.4- 8.5 15 2.7 1.5- 4.7 20 4.2 2.1- 8.0
Pee Dee 425 287 68.3 62.9-73.2 75 17.9 14.0-22.5 19 4.2 2.5- 7.0 24 5.8 3.7- 9.2 20 3.8 2.2- 6.3
Trident 588 395 68.3 63.5-72.7 96 15.9 12.6-19.8 43 7.0 5.0- 9.8 24 4.5 2.6- 7.7 30 4.3 2.9- 6.5
Upper Savannah 309 214 69.3 62.3-75.5 50 15.0 11.0-20.0 20 8.2 4.4-14.8 15 5.2 2.9- 9.3 10 2.4 1.2- 4.5
Waccamaw 499 325 64.9 59.6-69.8 96 18.3 14.7-22.6 33 7.1 4.7-10.5 23 4.3 2.6- 6.8 22 5.4 3.0- 9.4
Wateree 259 175 67.7 60.4-74.2 43 17.1 12.1-23.6 20 9.0 5.4-14.4 10 3.4 1.7- 6.4 11 2.9 1.5- 5.7
Region***
Region I 685 447 67.2 62.9-71.3 116 16.0 13.1-19.4 46 7.4 5.1-10.8 34 4.7 3.2- 6.9 42 4.7 3.4- 6.5
Region II 650 423 66.0 61.5-70.2 114 16.7 13.7-20.3 41 6.0 4.1- 8.6 32 5.0 3.2- 7.7 40 6.3 4.2- 9.2
Region III 689 460 66.4 62.0-70.6 135 19.9 16.5-23.8 38 5.5 3.8- 7.8 25 3.9 2.4- 6.3 31 4.3 2.6- 7.0
Region IV 684 462 68.0 63.8-72.1 118 17.6 14.4-21.2 39 6.0 4.2- 8.6 34 4.9 3.3- 7.1 31 3.5 2.3- 5.2
Region V 592 411 71.2 66.1-75.9 90 14.4 11.2-18.3 38 5.1 3.6- 7.2 18 3.1 1.8- 5.4 35 6.1 3.3-11.2
Region VI 499 325 64.9 59.6-69.8 96 18.3 14.7-22.6 33 7.1 4.7-10.5 23 4.3 2.6- 6.8 22 5.4 3.0- 9.4
Region VII 588 395 68.3 63.5-72.7 96 15.9 12.6-19.8 43 7.0 5.0- 9.8 24 4.5 2.6- 7.7 30 4.3 2.9- 6.5
Region VIII 531 343 66.1 61.1-70.8 101 18.2 14.7-22.5 33 6.1 4.1- 8.9 29 6.0 3.9- 9.1 25 3.6 2.1- 5.9

#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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