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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,920 1,264 10.9 10.1-11.8 8,656 89.1 88.2-89.9
GENDER
Male 3,733 314 7.4 6.3- 8.6 3,419 92.6 91.4-93.7
Female 6,187 950 14.2 13.1-15.3 5,237 85.8 84.7-86.9
RACE
White 7,354 1,020 12.9 11.9-14.0 6,334 87.1 86.0-88.1
African American 1,907 155 6.2 5.0- 7.6 1,752 93.8 92.4-95.0
Other 463 53 8.1 5.6-11.6 410 91.9 88.4-94.4
HISPANIC
Yes 157 15 6.8 3.5-12.7 142 93.2 87.3-96.5
No 9,612 1,217 11.0 10.2-11.9 8,395 89.0 88.1-89.8
AGE
18-24 333 20 5.5 3.2- 9.2 313 94.5 90.8-96.8
25-34 881 95 10.1 7.8-13.0 786 89.9 87.0-92.2
35-44 1,487 178 10.2 8.6-12.0 1,309 89.8 88.0-91.4
45-54 2,078 322 13.9 12.2-15.8 1,756 86.1 84.2-87.8
55-64 2,184 359 15.0 13.3-16.9 1,825 85.0 83.1-86.7
65+ 2,957 290 8.7 7.6-10.1 2,667 91.3 89.9-92.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,228 197 12.1 10.1-14.6 1,031 87.9 85.4-89.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,967 402 11.7 10.3-13.3 2,565 88.3 86.7-89.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,517 328 11.4 9.7-13.3 2,189 88.6 86.7-90.3
College Graduate 3,183 336 9.4 8.1-10.8 2,847 90.6 89.2-91.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 962 209 17.8 15.1-21.0 753 82.2 79.0-84.9
$15,000- $24,999 1,403 226 13.4 11.0-16.3 1,177 86.6 83.7-89.0
$25,000- $34,999 1,112 142 11.3 8.9-14.2 970 88.7 85.8-91.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,423 150 8.5 6.9-10.5 1,273 91.5 89.5-93.1
$50,000+ 3,657 367 9.6 8.4-10.9 3,290 90.4 89.1-91.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 723 101 11.6 9.1-14.7 622 88.4 85.3-90.9
Appalachia II 674 89 12.2 9.4-15.7 585 87.8 84.3-90.6
Appalachia III 503 82 15.1 11.4-19.7 421 84.9 80.3-88.6
Catawba 410 45 10.5 7.4-14.5 365 89.5 85.5-92.6
Edisto Savannah 1,225 165 9.7 8.1-11.5 1,060 90.3 88.5-91.9
Low Country 1,176 129 8.8 6.9-11.0 1,047 91.2 89.0-93.1
Palmetto 824 102 9.7 7.7-12.2 722 90.3 87.8-92.3
Pee Dee 776 104 12.1 9.6-15.1 672 87.9 84.9-90.4
Trident 1,201 154 10.0 8.3-12.0 1,047 90.0 88.0-91.7
Upper Savannah 600 84 12.3 9.5-15.9 516 87.7 84.1-90.5
Waccamaw 1,211 134 9.1 7.3-11.3 1,077 90.9 88.7-92.7
Wateree 487 62 10.5 7.8-14.2 425 89.5 85.8-92.2
Region***
Region I 1,323 185 11.9 10.0-14.2 1,138 88.1 85.8-90.0
Region II 1,177 171 13.4 11.1-16.2 1,006 86.6 83.8-88.9
Region III 1,234 147 10.0 8.2-12.0 1,087 90.0 88.0-91.8
Region IV 1,263 166 11.5 9.5-13.7 1,097 88.5 86.3-90.5
Region V 1,225 165 9.7 8.1-11.5 1,060 90.3 88.5-91.9
Region VI 1,211 134 9.1 7.3-11.3 1,077 90.9 88.7-92.7
Region VII 1,201 154 10.0 8.3-12.0 1,047 90.0 88.0-91.7
Region VIII 1,176 129 8.8 6.9-11.0 1,047 91.2 89.0-93.1

#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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