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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,699 5,959 69.0 67.6-70.3 745 9.6 8.7-10.5 1,995 21.4 20.3-22.6
GENDER
Male 3,339 2,296 68.8 66.6-70.9 311 10.6 9.2-12.3 732 20.6 18.8-22.5
Female 5,360 3,663 69.2 67.5-70.8 434 8.6 7.6- 9.7 1,263 22.2 20.8-23.7
RACE
White 6,651 4,746 71.9 70.5-73.3 490 8.1 7.3- 9.1 1,415 20.0 18.7-21.2
African American 1,740 1,032 63.3 60.2-66.3 210 11.6 9.7-13.8 498 25.1 22.5-27.8
Other 234 141 57.3 48.5-65.8 37 19.7 13.1-28.5 56 23.0 16.4-31.2
HISPANIC
Yes 173 89 54.1 44.0-63.8 28 20.0 12.4-30.4 56 26.0 18.5-35.1
No 8,358 5,803 69.8 68.4-71.1 698 9.2 8.4-10.1 1,857 21.0 19.8-22.2
AGE
18-24 316 212 67.5 61.0-73.3 31 11.5 7.7-16.7 73 21.1 16.4-26.8
25-34 912 641 69.2 65.5-72.7 82 10.3 8.1-13.0 189 20.5 17.5-23.8
35-44 1,392 1,020 71.9 68.8-74.8 122 9.7 7.9-11.9 250 18.4 16.0-21.1
45-54 1,746 1,250 72.4 69.7-74.9 144 8.5 6.9-10.4 352 19.1 17.0-21.4
55-64 1,827 1,321 71.1 68.5-73.6 139 9.0 7.5-10.8 367 19.9 17.8-22.2
65+ 2,430 1,469 61.1 58.7-63.4 220 9.2 7.9-10.8 741 29.7 27.5-31.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,261 634 51.1 47.1-55.0 165 15.2 12.4-18.4 462 33.7 30.2-37.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,649 1,686 65.6 63.1-68.0 270 10.6 9.1-12.4 693 23.8 21.7-26.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,148 1,558 72.0 69.2-74.6 155 8.3 6.7-10.2 435 19.7 17.5-22.2
College Graduate 2,613 2,071 78.7 76.5-80.7 150 6.9 5.6- 8.4 392 14.4 12.8-16.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,042 586 56.3 52.0-60.5 137 13.6 10.9-17.0 319 30.0 26.3-34.0
$15,000- $24,999 1,304 819 62.5 58.6-66.2 139 12.9 10.2-16.1 346 24.6 21.5-28.0
$25,000- $34,999 978 659 66.8 62.4-70.9 87 9.8 7.4-12.8 232 23.4 19.8-27.5
$35,000- $49,999 1,217 897 73.3 69.9-76.4 89 8.3 6.4-10.6 231 18.4 15.8-21.4
$50,000+ 2,934 2,329 78.7 76.7-80.5 179 7.1 5.9- 8.4 426 14.3 12.7-16.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 696 480 70.8 66.4-74.8 58 8.5 6.2-11.5 158 20.7 17.4-24.5
Appalachia II 637 448 69.2 64.7-73.5 68 12.1 9.1-15.8 121 18.7 15.4-22.5
Appalachia III 479 335 70.9 65.4-75.8 47 8.7 6.2-12.1 97 20.4 16.0-25.6
Catawba 371 258 67.8 61.8-73.3 30 8.4 5.6-12.3 83 23.8 18.9-29.5
Edisto Savannah 1,030 700 69.5 65.8-73.0 81 7.2 5.5- 9.3 249 23.3 20.2-26.8
Low Country 907 628 67.3 62.9-71.5 66 8.8 6.2-12.2 213 23.9 20.3-27.9
Palmetto 825 591 71.4 67.5-75.0 77 11.2 8.7-14.4 157 17.4 14.6-20.6
Pee Dee 711 472 66.8 62.2-71.1 61 9.4 7.0-12.5 178 23.8 20.1-28.0
Trident 998 700 69.8 65.8-73.4 82 9.2 6.9-12.1 216 21.0 17.9-24.5
Upper Savannah 570 373 64.0 58.5-69.2 51 10.1 7.2-14.1 146 25.8 21.2-31.1
Waccamaw 919 615 68.1 64.1-71.8 75 9.0 6.6-12.2 229 22.9 19.8-26.4
Wateree 460 312 67.6 61.8-72.9 40 9.1 5.8-14.0 108 23.3 18.9-28.5
Region***
Region I 1,266 853 67.8 64.3-71.1 109 9.2 7.3-11.6 304 23.0 20.1-26.1
Region II 1,116 783 70.0 66.5-73.3 115 10.5 8.5-13.0 218 19.5 16.7-22.6
Region III 1,196 849 70.3 67.0-73.3 107 10.3 8.3-12.8 240 19.4 16.9-22.2
Region IV 1,171 784 67.1 63.5-70.5 101 9.3 7.2-11.8 286 23.6 20.7-26.8
Region V 1,030 700 69.5 65.8-73.0 81 7.2 5.5- 9.3 249 23.3 20.2-26.8
Region VI 919 615 68.1 64.1-71.8 75 9.0 6.6-12.2 229 22.9 19.8-26.4
Region VII 998 700 69.8 65.8-73.4 82 9.2 6.9-12.1 216 21.0 17.9-24.5
Region VIII 907 628 67.3 62.9-71.5 66 8.8 6.2-12.2 213 23.9 20.3-27.9

#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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