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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, have you had at least one drink of
any alcoholic beverage such as beer, wine, a malt beverage or liquor?

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 10,328 4,587 47.5 46.0-48.9 5,741 52.5 51.1-54.0
GENDER
Male 3,888 2,147 57.1 54.8-59.4 1,741 42.9 40.6-45.2
Female 6,440 2,440 38.5 36.9-40.2 4,000 61.5 59.8-63.1
RACE
White 7,600 3,770 51.7 50.1-53.3 3,830 48.3 46.7-49.9
African American 2,024 578 36.6 33.4-40.0 1,446 63.4 60.0-66.6
Other 483 189 49.4 42.8-56.1 294 50.6 43.9-57.2
HISPANIC
Yes 161 67 53.0 42.2-63.6 94 47.0 36.4-57.8
No 9,993 4,487 47.5 46.1-49.0 5,506 52.5 51.0-53.9
AGE
18-24 354 163 50.2 43.6-56.8 191 49.8 43.2-56.4
25-34 928 466 53.8 49.7-57.9 462 46.2 42.1-50.3
35-44 1,561 839 55.7 52.5-58.8 722 44.3 41.2-47.5
45-54 2,165 1,064 49.0 46.4-51.7 1,101 51.0 48.3-53.6
55-64 2,258 977 42.2 39.7-44.8 1,281 57.8 55.2-60.3
65+ 3,062 1,078 31.9 29.9-33.9 1,984 68.1 66.1-70.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,332 272 30.4 26.0-35.2 1,060 69.6 64.8-74.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,115 1,097 41.8 39.2-44.5 2,018 58.2 55.5-60.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,585 1,216 48.5 45.7-51.3 1,369 51.5 48.7-54.3
College Graduate 3,267 1,992 59.6 57.2-62.0 1,275 40.4 38.0-42.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,015 215 27.9 23.7-32.6 800 72.1 67.4-76.3
$15,000- $24,999 1,475 436 34.7 30.6-38.9 1,039 65.3 61.1-69.4
$25,000- $34,999 1,154 445 44.3 40.1-48.6 709 55.7 51.4-59.9
$35,000- $49,999 1,470 671 45.9 42.0-49.7 799 54.1 50.3-58.0
$50,000+ 3,743 2,340 61.3 59.2-63.4 1,403 38.7 36.6-40.8
Health District**
Appalachia I 747 279 41.0 36.1-46.0 468 59.0 54.0-63.9
Appalachia II 701 302 49.2 44.3-54.0 399 50.8 46.0-55.7
Appalachia III 521 196 45.4 39.6-51.4 325 54.6 48.6-60.4
Catawba 423 176 41.3 35.6-47.3 247 58.7 52.7-64.4
Edisto Savannah 1,294 527 42.5 38.9-46.1 767 57.5 53.9-61.1
Low Country 1,219 685 51.5 47.3-55.6 534 48.5 44.4-52.7
Palmetto 852 447 54.5 50.2-58.8 405 45.5 41.2-49.8
Pee Dee 799 236 36.3 31.9-40.8 563 63.7 59.2-68.1
Trident 1,248 690 57.7 54.1-61.2 558 42.3 38.8-45.9
Upper Savannah 621 217 42.0 36.7-47.4 404 58.0 52.6-63.3
Waccamaw 1,264 618 49.9 46.1-53.7 646 50.1 46.3-53.9
Wateree 504 170 37.7 31.9-43.9 334 62.3 56.1-68.1
Region***
Region I 1,368 496 41.4 37.8-45.1 872 58.6 54.9-62.2
Region II 1,222 498 47.5 43.8-51.3 724 52.5 48.7-56.2
Region III 1,275 623 50.2 46.7-53.7 652 49.8 46.3-53.3
Region IV 1,303 406 36.8 33.3-40.5 897 63.2 59.5-66.7
Region V 1,294 527 42.5 38.9-46.1 767 57.5 53.9-61.1
Region VI 1,264 618 49.9 46.1-53.7 646 50.1 46.3-53.9
Region VII 1,248 690 57.7 54.1-61.2 558 42.3 38.8-45.9
Region VIII 1,219 685 51.5 47.3-55.6 534 48.5 44.4-52.7

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. 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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