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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,942 1,684 14.4 13.5-15.4 6,629 67.5 66.1-68.8 1,037 11.8 10.8-12.8 85 0.9 0.6- 1.2 507 5.5 4.7- 6.3
GENDER
Male 3,752 502 11.5 10.2-13.0 2,551 67.4 65.1-69.6 438 13.5 11.9-15.2 39 0.9 0.6- 1.5 222 6.7 5.5- 8.3
Female 6,190 1,182 17.0 15.8-18.3 4,078 67.6 66.0-69.2 599 10.3 9.2-11.4 46 0.9 0.5- 1.3 285 4.3 3.7- 5.0
RACE
White 7,365 1,278 14.7 13.7-15.8 5,059 70.5 69.0-71.9 669 10.1 9.1-11.2 54 0.9 0.6- 1.3 305 3.8 3.3- 4.4
African American 1,917 279 13.0 11.1-15.2 1,182 62.0 58.7-65.2 286 16.0 13.7-18.7 22 0.7 0.4- 1.2 148 8.3 6.4-10.6
Other 466 97 16.4 12.1-21.8 275 60.1 53.2-66.6 59 12.5 8.9-17.4 7 1.8 0.8- 4.1 28 9.2 5.3-15.5
HISPANIC
Yes 156 28 13.0 7.8-21.1 98 63.7 51.8-74.1 18 10.9 5.8-19.7 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5 11 12.0 5.0-26.1
No 9,636 1,633 14.4 13.5-15.4 6,443 67.7 66.3-69.1 1,001 11.8 10.8-12.8 83 0.9 0.7- 1.3 476 5.2 4.5- 5.9
AGE
18-24 343 33 7.9 5.1-12.2 206 56.9 50.0-63.6 63 20.2 15.4-26.0 2 1.0 0.2- 4.2 39 14.0 9.1-20.7
25-34 898 105 10.1 8.0-12.6 606 69.9 66.0-73.5 123 14.0 11.3-17.2 13 1.5 0.8- 2.9 51 4.5 3.2- 6.2
35-44 1,521 219 15.5 13.2-18.1 1,078 70.1 67.0-73.0 151 10.0 8.2-12.1 7 0.3 0.1- 0.8 66 4.1 3.1- 5.5
45-54 2,108 347 16.3 14.4-18.4 1,431 68.9 66.4-71.3 230 10.1 8.8-11.7 17 0.7 0.4- 1.2 83 4.0 3.0- 5.2
55-64 2,182 380 15.4 13.7-17.3 1,478 67.7 65.1-70.1 220 11.5 9.8-13.4 23 1.0 0.6- 1.8 81 4.4 3.4- 5.7
65+ 2,890 600 19.0 17.3-20.8 1,830 65.6 63.4-67.7 250 8.6 7.4- 9.9 23 0.8 0.5- 1.4 187 6.0 5.0- 7.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,222 147 11.0 8.6-13.9 689 58.1 53.6-62.4 209 16.4 13.6-19.7 31 2.5 1.5- 4.1 146 12.0 9.0-15.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,993 363 10.7 9.2-12.3 1,973 64.5 61.9-67.1 423 16.5 14.5-18.7 33 1.4 0.9- 2.4 201 6.9 5.5- 8.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,504 439 14.8 13.1-16.8 1,739 70.2 67.5-72.7 218 9.5 8.0-11.3 18 0.4 0.2- 0.8 90 5.0 3.7- 6.7
College Graduate 3,195 728 19.1 17.4-21.0 2,219 72.3 70.2-74.4 179 6.8 5.5- 8.2 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4 66 1.7 1.3- 2.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 953 117 11.0 8.4-14.3 537 55.1 50.2-59.8 157 19.5 15.5-24.1 26 2.6 1.6- 4.3 116 11.9 9.4-14.8
$15,000- $24,999 1,413 202 12.1 9.8-14.9 893 65.8 62.0-69.5 205 14.6 12.1-17.6 16 1.1 0.6- 2.1 97 6.3 4.8- 8.2
$25,000- $34,999 1,113 172 12.5 10.1-15.3 744 67.0 62.9-70.8 135 13.6 10.7-17.0 8 0.7 0.3- 1.5 54 6.3 4.5- 8.7
$35,000- $49,999 1,437 217 12.3 10.3-14.5 1,016 69.0 65.2-72.5 146 13.1 10.5-16.3 6 0.9 0.3- 2.4 52 4.8 3.1- 7.3
$50,000+ 3,686 733 16.8 15.3-18.4 2,639 72.6 70.6-74.5 228 7.8 6.7- 9.2 9 0.3 0.1- 0.8 77 2.4 1.8- 3.4
Health District**
Appalachia I 710 98 12.4 9.7-15.6 487 67.2 62.2-71.9 80 13.4 9.9-17.9 7 1.2 0.4- 3.0 38 5.8 3.7- 8.9
Appalachia II 680 104 13.2 10.6-16.5 483 72.3 67.7-76.5 57 7.8 5.7-10.6 5 1.3 0.5- 3.4 31 5.4 3.1- 9.2
Appalachia III 505 78 14.4 11.0-18.6 341 69.8 64.3-74.8 56 10.1 7.3-13.9 5 0.8 0.3- 2.2 25 4.9 2.7- 8.8
Catawba 413 69 13.7 10.5-17.8 292 72.3 66.7-77.2 40 9.9 6.8-14.2 2 0.5 0.1- 2.5 10 3.6 1.7- 7.2
Edisto Savannah 1,234 192 13.8 11.7-16.3 794 63.5 59.9-67.0 140 12.7 10.3-15.4 9 0.5 0.2- 1.0 99 9.6 7.4-12.2
Low Country 1,181 305 21.2 18.3-24.4 740 63.6 59.4-67.6 79 8.7 6.2-12.0 10 0.5 0.3- 1.0 47 6.0 3.8- 9.3
Palmetto 830 148 16.7 13.7-20.2 537 65.0 60.6-69.1 109 14.3 11.2-18.0 5 1.1 0.4- 3.1 31 2.9 2.0- 4.3
Pee Dee 769 90 9.9 7.7-12.6 498 64.7 60.4-68.9 106 15.5 12.3-19.2 15 1.9 1.0- 3.3 60 8.1 6.0-10.8
Trident 1,208 222 16.5 14.1-19.2 816 67.3 63.6-70.7 108 10.3 8.1-13.1 9 0.4 0.2- 0.9 53 5.5 3.8- 7.9
Upper Savannah 593 79 11.0 8.2-14.5 399 67.3 61.9-72.3 85 16.9 12.7-22.2 5 0.8 0.3- 2.1 25 4.0 2.5- 6.3
Waccamaw 1,224 204 13.3 11.2-15.6 850 70.9 67.3-74.3 99 8.8 6.6-11.7 9 1.1 0.4- 2.5 62 5.9 4.2- 8.2
Wateree 484 70 13.3 9.9-17.6 325 63.9 56.9-70.4 64 14.9 11.0-19.9 4 0.5 0.2- 1.4 21 7.4 3.0-16.9
Region***
Region I 1,303 177 11.7 9.8-14.0 886 67.3 63.6-70.7 165 15.0 12.2-18.3 12 1.0 0.5- 2.0 63 5.0 3.6- 6.9
Region II 1,185 182 13.7 11.5-16.3 824 71.2 67.7-74.5 113 8.8 7.0-11.0 10 1.1 0.5- 2.3 56 5.2 3.4- 7.7
Region III 1,243 217 15.7 13.4-18.4 829 67.4 63.9-70.6 149 12.9 10.5-15.6 7 0.9 0.4- 2.2 41 3.1 2.2- 4.5
Region IV 1,253 160 11.2 9.3-13.5 823 64.4 60.6-68.1 170 15.2 12.7-18.1 19 1.3 0.8- 2.2 81 7.8 5.3-11.3
Region V 1,234 192 13.8 11.7-16.3 794 63.5 59.9-67.0 140 12.7 10.3-15.4 9 0.5 0.2- 1.0 99 9.6 7.4-12.2
Region VI 1,224 204 13.3 11.2-15.6 850 70.9 67.3-74.3 99 8.8 6.6-11.7 9 1.1 0.4- 2.5 62 5.9 4.2- 8.2
Region VII 1,208 222 16.5 14.1-19.2 816 67.3 63.6-70.7 108 10.3 8.1-13.1 9 0.4 0.2- 0.9 53 5.5 3.8- 7.9
Region VIII 1,181 305 21.2 18.3-24.4 740 63.6 59.4-67.6 79 8.7 6.2-12.0 10 0.5 0.3- 1.0 47 6.0 3.8- 9.3

#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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