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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Womens Health

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,427 5,017 92.4 91.4-93.4 410 7.6 6.6- 8.6
GENDER
Female 5,427 5,017 92.4 91.4-93.4 410 7.6 6.6- 8.6
RACE
White 4,017 3,777 94.1 93.0-95.0 240 5.9 5.0- 7.0
African American 1,236 1,094 88.8 86.1-91.0 142 11.2 9.0-13.9
Other 121 104 88.9 81.2-93.7 17 11.1 6.3-18.8
HISPANIC
Yes 106 92 90.2 82.4-94.8 14 9.8 5.2-17.6
No 5,223 4,850 92.7 91.6-93.6 373 7.3 6.4- 8.4
AGE
18-24 191 153 78.7 70.6-85.1 38 21.3 14.9-29.4
25-34 567 538 94.9 92.3-96.7 29 5.1 3.3- 7.7
35-44 875 830 95.1 93.2-96.5 45 4.9 3.5- 6.8
45-54 1,118 1,074 96.5 95.1-97.5 44 3.5 2.5- 4.9
55-64 1,078 1,020 94.4 92.4-95.9 58 5.6 4.1- 7.6
65+ 1,534 1,343 87.8 85.6-89.7 191 12.2 10.3-14.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 780 640 84.4 81.1-87.1 140 15.6 12.9-18.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,679 1,523 90.0 87.8-91.9 156 10.0 8.1-12.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,400 1,339 94.3 91.8-96.1 61 5.7 3.9- 8.2
College Graduate 1,549 1,499 97.0 95.6-97.9 50 3.0 2.1- 4.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 782 673 86.3 83.0-89.0 109 13.7 11.0-17.0
$15,000- $24,999 853 763 88.2 84.5-91.1 90 11.8 8.9-15.5
$25,000- $34,999 590 543 92.5 89.3-94.7 47 7.5 5.3-10.7
$35,000- $49,999 731 709 96.3 92.8-98.1 22 3.7 1.9- 7.2
$50,000+ 1,586 1,547 97.3 96.0-98.2 39 2.7 1.8- 4.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 409 380 92.8 89.1-95.4 29 7.2 4.6-10.9
Appalachia II 383 374 95.8 91.3-98.0 9 4.2 2.0- 8.7
Appalachia III 301 280 94.2 89.3-96.9 21 5.8 3.1-10.7
Catawba 220 206 94.2 89.9-96.7 14 5.8 3.3-10.1
Edisto Savannah 653 596 90.6 87.1-93.2 57 9.4 6.8-12.9
Low Country 589 536 88.6 84.6-91.6 53 11.4 8.4-15.4
Palmetto 521 487 92.3 88.7-94.8 34 7.7 5.2-11.3
Pee Dee 470 430 90.9 86.6-93.8 40 9.1 6.2-13.4
Trident 622 592 93.8 90.1-96.1 30 6.2 3.9- 9.9
Upper Savannah 336 312 92.9 88.7-95.6 24 7.1 4.4-11.3
Waccamaw 556 502 90.0 86.4-92.7 54 10.0 7.3-13.6
Wateree 295 263 88.9 83.5-92.7 32 11.1 7.3-16.5
Region***
Region I 745 692 92.9 90.2-94.8 53 7.1 5.2- 9.8
Region II 684 654 95.1 92.1-97.0 30 4.9 3.0- 7.9
Region III 741 693 92.9 90.1-94.9 48 7.1 5.1- 9.9
Region IV 765 693 90.1 87.0-92.6 72 9.9 7.4-13.0
Region V 653 596 90.6 87.1-93.2 57 9.4 6.8-12.9
Region VI 556 502 90.0 86.4-92.7 54 10.0 7.3-13.6
Region VII 622 592 93.8 90.1-96.1 30 6.2 3.9- 9.9
Region VIII 589 536 88.6 84.6-91.6 53 11.4 8.4-15.4

*A clinical breast exam is when a doctor, nurse or other health professional feels the breast for lumps.

#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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