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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Related Not related
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,916 1,625 33.5 31.7-35.3 3,291 66.5 64.7-68.3
GENDER
Male 1,964 544 30.5 27.7-33.4 1,420 69.5 66.6-72.3
Female 2,952 1,081 36.4 34.1-38.7 1,871 63.6 61.3-65.9
RACE
White 3,800 1,108 28.6 26.7-30.6 2,692 71.4 69.4-73.3
African American 933 445 47.2 42.8-51.7 488 52.8 48.3-57.2
Other 152 54 35.4 25.7-46.4 98 64.6 53.6-74.3
HISPANIC
Yes 112 33 32.5 21.6-45.7 79 67.5 54.3-78.4
No 4,742 1,560 33.4 31.5-35.3 3,182 66.6 64.7-68.5
AGE
18-24 241 95 39.8 32.6-47.6 146 60.2 52.4-67.4
25-34 651 206 32.8 28.6-37.4 445 67.2 62.6-71.4
35-44 931 293 32.6 28.9-36.5 638 67.4 63.5-71.1
45-54 1,055 331 30.4 27.1-33.9 724 69.6 66.1-72.9
55-64 945 294 30.5 27.0-34.1 651 69.5 65.9-73.0
65+ 1,054 394 37.4 33.9-41.1 660 62.6 58.9-66.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 546 237 41.4 35.6-47.4 309 58.6 52.6-64.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,431 462 33.5 30.2-37.0 969 66.5 63.0-69.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,239 390 30.9 27.5-34.6 849 69.1 65.4-72.5
College Graduate 1,688 535 32.9 29.9-36.0 1,153 67.1 64.0-70.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 505 221 47.9 41.9-54.0 284 52.1 46.0-58.1
$15,000- $24,999 662 247 37.0 31.9-42.5 415 63.0 57.5-68.1
$25,000- $34,999 556 200 38.8 33.0-45.0 356 61.2 55.0-67.0
$35,000- $49,999 747 230 30.4 26.2-34.9 517 69.6 65.1-73.8
$50,000+ 1,904 518 28.1 25.5-30.9 1,386 71.9 69.1-74.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 374 129 35.3 29.4-41.6 245 64.7 58.4-70.6
Appalachia II 366 109 27.0 22.1-32.5 257 73.0 67.5-77.9
Appalachia III 252 85 35.1 27.9-42.9 167 64.9 57.1-72.1
Catawba 217 65 34.4 27.2-42.4 152 65.6 57.6-72.8
Edisto Savannah 556 220 39.5 34.4-44.8 336 60.5 55.2-65.6
Low Country 508 174 36.9 31.0-43.1 334 63.1 56.9-69.0
Palmetto 514 166 32.7 27.9-38.1 348 67.3 61.9-72.1
Pee Dee 403 143 35.4 29.3-42.1 260 64.6 57.9-70.7
Trident 589 186 36.0 30.8-41.6 403 64.0 58.4-69.2
Upper Savannah 325 98 29.5 23.1-36.9 227 70.5 63.1-76.9
Waccamaw 507 139 27.2 22.7-32.3 368 72.8 67.7-77.3
Wateree 260 96 36.1 29.2-43.6 164 63.9 56.4-70.8
Region***
Region I 699 227 32.6 28.2-37.4 472 67.4 62.6-71.8
Region II 618 194 30.5 26.3-35.2 424 69.5 64.8-73.7
Region III 731 231 33.2 29.1-37.6 500 66.8 62.4-70.9
Region IV 663 239 35.7 31.1-40.7 424 64.3 59.3-68.9
Region V 556 220 39.5 34.4-44.8 336 60.5 55.2-65.6
Region VI 507 139 27.2 22.7-32.3 368 72.8 67.7-77.3
Region VII 589 186 36.0 30.8-41.6 403 64.0 58.4-69.2
Region VIII 508 174 36.9 31.0-43.1 334 63.1 56.9-69.0

#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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