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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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Veteran Status

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 10,388 1,606 14.4 13.5-15.3 8,782 85.6 84.7-86.5
GENDER
Male 3,913 1,450 27.0 25.2-28.9 2,463 73.0 71.1-74.8
Female 6,475 156 2.7 2.2- 3.4 6,319 97.3 96.6-97.8
RACE
White 7,640 1,268 15.3 14.2-16.4 6,372 84.7 83.6-85.8
African American 2,037 235 12.6 10.6-14.9 1,802 87.4 85.1-89.4
Other 486 75 12.0 9.0-16.0 411 88.0 84.0-91.0
HISPANIC
Yes 162 20 11.2 6.6-18.5 142 88.8 81.5-93.4
No 10,050 1,565 14.5 13.6-15.4 8,485 85.5 84.6-86.4
AGE
18-24 355 10 1.9 1.0- 3.8 345 98.1 96.2-99.0
25-34 932 68 8.4 6.4-10.9 864 91.6 89.1-93.6
35-44 1,570 146 13.3 11.0-16.0 1,424 86.7 84.0-89.0
45-54 2,179 229 12.5 10.8-14.5 1,950 87.5 85.5-89.2
55-64 2,272 396 21.1 19.0-23.5 1,876 78.9 76.5-81.0
65+ 3,080 757 25.7 23.8-27.7 2,323 74.3 72.3-76.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,342 108 7.1 5.4- 9.4 1,234 92.9 90.6-94.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,130 403 11.7 10.2-13.4 2,727 88.3 86.6-89.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,598 474 17.4 15.5-19.5 2,124 82.6 80.5-84.5
College Graduate 3,288 617 17.6 15.9-19.5 2,671 82.4 80.5-84.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,020 82 8.8 6.4-12.1 938 91.2 87.9-93.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,480 214 12.6 10.4-15.3 1,266 87.4 84.7-89.6
$25,000- $34,999 1,158 200 15.7 12.9-18.9 958 84.3 81.1-87.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,479 273 16.4 14.0-19.1 1,206 83.6 80.9-86.0
$50,000+ 3,755 679 16.7 15.2-18.3 3,076 83.3 81.7-84.8
Health District**
Appalachia I 749 97 11.4 9.0-14.3 652 88.6 85.7-91.0
Appalachia II 706 100 14.0 11.1-17.7 606 86.0 82.3-88.9
Appalachia III 525 67 11.3 8.6-14.7 458 88.7 85.3-91.4
Catawba 424 54 10.0 7.6-13.2 370 90.0 86.8-92.4
Edisto Savannah 1,298 196 13.4 11.3-15.8 1,102 86.6 84.2-88.7
Low Country 1,227 237 16.9 14.3-19.8 990 83.1 80.2-85.7
Palmetto 857 151 15.9 13.2-19.1 706 84.1 80.9-86.8
Pee Dee 802 81 10.0 7.8-12.6 721 90.0 87.4-92.2
Trident 1,253 240 20.4 17.6-23.6 1,013 79.6 76.4-82.4
Upper Savannah 624 88 12.1 9.5-15.3 536 87.9 84.7-90.5
Waccamaw 1,275 198 14.0 11.8-16.5 1,077 86.0 83.5-88.2
Wateree 509 81 16.6 12.7-21.4 428 83.4 78.6-87.3
Region***
Region I 1,373 185 11.7 9.9-13.8 1,188 88.3 86.2-90.1
Region II 1,231 167 12.8 10.7-15.3 1,064 87.2 84.7-89.3
Region III 1,281 205 14.0 11.9-16.4 1,076 86.0 83.6-88.1
Region IV 1,311 162 12.6 10.5-15.1 1,149 87.4 84.9-89.5
Region V 1,298 196 13.4 11.3-15.8 1,102 86.6 84.2-88.7
Region VI 1,275 198 14.0 11.8-16.5 1,077 86.0 83.5-88.2
Region VII 1,253 240 20.4 17.6-23.6 1,013 79.6 76.4-82.4
Region VIII 1,227 237 16.9 14.3-19.8 990 83.1 80.2-85.7

#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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