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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 for South Carolina

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Drinking and Driving

During the past 30 days, how many times have you driven when you’ve had perhaps too much to drink?

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  Total #
Respondents
1 to 2 times 3 to 4 times 5 to 10 times Greater than 10 times None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,948 80 2.5 1.8- 3.4 10 0.2 0.1- 0.6 9 0.3 0.1- 0.7 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 3,847 97.0 96.0-97.7
GENDER
Male 1,800 51 3.4 2.3- 5.0 9 0.4 0.2- 1.1 8 0.4 0.2- 1.2 2 0.1 0.0- 0.6 1,730 95.6 93.9-96.9
Female 2,148 29 1.3 0.7- 2.3 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 0 0.0 . - . 2,117 98.7 97.6-99.2
RACE
White 3,019 64 2.9 2.0- 4.1 6 0.2 0.1- 0.8 5 0.2 0.0- 0.7 0 0.0 . - . 2,944 96.7 95.4-97.6
African American 706 12 0.8 0.4- 1.6 3 0.3 0.1- 1.3 4 0.7 0.2- 2.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 686 98.2 96.5-99.0
Other 169 4 2.9 0.8-10.3 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 163 96.3 89.4-98.8
HISPANIC
Yes 64 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 63 99.7 98.1- 100
No 3,844 80 2.6 1.8- 3.5 9 0.2 0.1- 0.6 9 0.3 0.1- 0.7 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 3,744 96.9 95.8-97.7
AGE
18-24 127 6 7.2 3.1-15.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 1 1.1 0.2- 7.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 118 90.7 82.0-95.4
25-34 423 9 1.5 0.5- 4.4 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 3 0.5 0.1- 2.2 0 0.0 . - . 410 97.7 94.8-99.0
35-44 664 23 2.7 1.6- 4.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 0 0.0 . - . 640 97.3 95.4-98.4
45-54 862 21 3.2 1.8- 5.7 4 0.5 0.1- 2.4 4 0.2 0.1- 0.5 0 0.0 . - . 833 96.1 93.5-97.7
55-64 878 17 1.9 1.0- 3.5 4 0.1 0.1- 0.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 856 97.9 96.3-98.8
65+ 994 4 0.4 0.1- 1.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 990 99.6 98.8-99.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 252 8 5.0 2.0-11.9 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 241 93.4 86.6-96.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,046 20 2.2 1.2- 3.9 6 0.5 0.1- 1.8 4 0.5 0.1- 2.1 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 1,015 96.9 94.8-98.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,040 20 2.7 1.5- 4.9 2 0.0 0.0- 0.2 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5 0 0.0 . - . 1,016 97.1 94.9-98.4
College Graduate 1,604 32 2.0 1.1- 3.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 2 0.2 0.0- 1.4 0 0.0 . - . 1,569 97.6 95.8-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 243 7 2.0 0.8- 4.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 0 0.0 . - . 234 96.9 93.2-98.6
$15,000- $24,999 429 7 2.0 0.6- 6.6 2 0.1 0.0- 0.6 1 0.1 0.0- 1.1 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8 418 97.6 93.4-99.2
$25,000- $34,999 368 5 1.3 0.4- 4.6 2 0.2 0.0- 0.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 361 98.5 95.5-99.5
$35,000- $49,999 547 10 2.2 0.8- 5.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 535 97.3 93.9-98.9
$50,000+ 1,917 48 3.0 2.0- 4.4 5 0.3 0.1- 1.1 4 0.2 0.1- 0.9 0 0.0 . - . 1,860 96.5 94.9-97.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 151 2 1.8 0.4- 7.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 149 98.2 92.2-99.6
Appalachia II 264 8 2.0 0.7- 5.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 255 97.9 94.4-99.3
Appalachia III 205 3 0.8 0.2- 2.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 202 99.2 97.3-99.8
Catawba 97 3 2.5 0.7- 8.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 94 97.5 91.7-99.3
Edisto Savannah 407 6 1.5 0.6- 3.8 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9 3 2.2 0.5- 8.7 0 0.0 . - . 397 95.1 89.2-97.9
Low Country 601 11 3.1 1.1- 8.5 2 0.2 0.0- 0.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 0 0.0 . - . 587 96.5 91.3-98.6
Palmetto 442 12 3.6 1.6- 7.8 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 428 95.6 91.4-97.9
Pee Dee 170 2 1.4 0.3- 6.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 168 98.6 93.6-99.7
Trident 567 10 1.9 0.8- 4.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 555 97.9 95.3-99.1
Upper Savannah 319 5 6.1 1.8-18.3 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1 0 0.0 . - . 311 93.4 81.8-97.8
Waccamaw 517 13 2.5 1.3- 4.5 3 0.2 0.1- 0.6 2 1.1 0.2- 6.4 0 0.0 . - . 499 96.2 92.8-98.0
Wateree 175 5 3.6 1.3-10.2 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 169 95.4 88.7-98.2
Region***
Region I 470 7 3.8 1.4- 9.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5 0 0.0 . - . 460 96.0 90.2-98.4
Region II 469 11 1.5 0.6- 3.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 457 98.4 96.3-99.3
Region III 539 15 3.3 1.7- 6.5 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 522 96.1 92.9-97.9
Region IV 345 7 2.4 1.0- 5.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 337 97.2 93.9-98.8
Region V 407 6 1.5 0.6- 3.8 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9 3 2.2 0.5- 8.7 0 0.0 . - . 397 95.1 89.2-97.9
Region VI 517 13 2.5 1.3- 4.5 3 0.2 0.1- 0.6 2 1.1 0.2- 6.4 0 0.0 . - . 499 96.2 92.8-98.0
Region VII 567 10 1.9 0.8- 4.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 555 97.9 95.3-99.1
Region VIII 601 11 3.1 1.1- 8.5 2 0.2 0.0- 0.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 0 0.0 . - . 587 96.5 91.3-98.6

#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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