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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Within past yr Within past 2 yrs Within past 3 yrs Within past 5 yrs 5+ years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,674 3,911 69.9 67.9-71.8 907 16.0 14.5-17.6 310 5.8 4.7- 7.0 216 2.8 2.3- 3.4 330 5.5 4.6- 6.6
GENDER
Female 5,674 3,911 69.9 67.9-71.8 907 16.0 14.5-17.6 310 5.8 4.7- 7.0 216 2.8 2.3- 3.4 330 5.5 4.6- 6.6
RACE
White 3,747 2,513 68.3 66.0-70.6 610 16.1 14.3-18.0 216 5.9 4.9- 7.2 163 3.1 2.5- 3.9 245 6.5 5.3- 8.0
African American 1,565 1,150 73.5 69.2-77.4 239 15.4 12.5-18.7 77 5.8 3.5- 9.5 38 2.1 1.3- 3.3 61 3.3 2.1- 5.1
Other 221 153 72.1 61.0-80.9 37 19.7 11.9-30.8 8 3.4 1.3- 8.9 11 2.8 1.0- 7.6 12 2.0 0.9- 4.2
HISPANIC
Yes 88 61 71.7 51.8-85.7 16 21.6 9.3-42.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 5 4.1 0.9-16.3 5 2.1 0.7- 5.8
No 5,471 3,773 69.8 67.7-71.7 873 15.9 14.4-17.5 302 5.9 4.9- 7.1 208 2.8 2.3- 3.4 315 5.6 4.7- 6.8
AGE
18-24 116 92 88.3 80.1-93.4 18 7.5 4.1-13.3 3 1.6 0.4- 5.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.6 0.4-13.5
25-34 511 387 74.8 69.0-79.9 79 15.0 11.3-19.7 24 6.2 3.5-10.7 11 1.0 0.5- 2.0 10 3.0 1.3- 7.0
35-44 786 509 64.0 58.8-68.8 156 20.6 16.5-25.4 50 6.4 4.4- 9.2 34 2.8 1.8- 4.3 37 6.3 4.1- 9.5
45-54 1,184 798 67.4 63.3-71.3 202 16.5 13.7-19.8 79 7.6 5.4-10.5 45 3.4 2.2- 5.0 60 5.1 3.5- 7.5
55-64 1,348 945 70.0 66.2-73.5 198 14.5 12.0-17.4 72 5.4 3.9- 7.5 40 3.0 1.8- 4.9 93 7.1 5.2- 9.7
65+ 1,729 1,180 66.9 63.7-70.0 254 15.8 13.5-18.5 82 4.2 3.2- 5.5 86 5.3 3.9- 7.0 127 7.8 6.1- 9.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 650 386 56.3 50.0-62.4 122 16.8 12.9-21.6 49 10.7 7.0-16.0 39 6.0 3.9- 9.2 54 10.2 6.9-14.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,886 1,239 64.9 61.2-68.5 314 17.2 14.7-20.1 113 7.8 5.5-10.9 80 3.6 2.6- 5.0 140 6.4 5.0- 8.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,537 1,089 72.6 68.8-76.0 224 14.6 12.0-17.7 83 4.9 3.6- 6.7 62 2.4 1.7- 3.3 79 5.5 3.8- 7.9
College Graduate 1,593 1,191 76.3 72.7-79.6 247 15.9 13.1-19.1 64 3.0 2.1- 4.4 35 1.5 0.9- 2.4 56 3.2 1.9- 5.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 721 450 62.9 56.5-68.9 113 15.4 11.6-20.1 49 7.3 4.5-11.7 39 5.3 3.3- 8.4 70 9.1 6.0-13.4
$15,000- $24,999 938 609 63.5 57.6-69.0 152 15.0 11.5-19.2 60 9.2 5.5-15.0 43 2.9 1.7- 4.7 74 9.5 6.8-13.1
$25,000- $34,999 652 422 64.6 58.5-70.3 112 18.7 14.2-24.3 50 7.6 5.0-11.4 26 4.1 2.6- 6.6 42 4.9 3.1- 7.6
$35,000- $49,999 711 509 70.3 64.4-75.7 125 20.1 15.6-25.5 24 3.7 2.0- 6.6 20 2.1 1.2- 3.5 33 3.8 2.2- 6.5
$50,000+ 1,743 1,296 75.4 72.1-78.4 269 14.9 12.5-17.7 76 3.8 2.7- 5.2 45 1.7 1.1- 2.5 57 4.2 2.8- 6.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 211 143 71.1 62.8-78.2 31 11.1 7.5-16.1 14 7.3 3.8-13.7 8 2.9 1.2- 6.8 15 7.6 4.0-13.8
Appalachia II 389 264 66.8 59.6-73.3 66 17.7 12.8-23.8 23 7.2 4.3-11.9 15 2.6 1.4- 5.0 21 5.6 2.7-11.2
Appalachia III 313 214 74.9 67.0-81.5 48 11.5 7.6-17.1 13 2.3 0.9- 6.1 13 4.1 2.1- 8.1 25 7.1 3.8-13.0
Catawba 146 89 61.8 51.6-71.0 20 12.7 7.7-20.1 18 14.4 7.6-25.6 3 1.6 0.4- 6.2 16 9.5 5.5-15.9
Edisto Savannah 698 488 70.0 65.2-74.4 122 17.4 14.0-21.4 33 5.0 3.1- 7.8 30 4.6 2.8- 7.4 25 3.1 1.8- 5.2
Low Country 686 476 70.0 65.1-74.5 101 17.8 13.9-22.5 36 4.1 2.8- 5.9 27 3.8 2.5- 5.9 46 4.3 3.0- 6.1
Palmetto 602 440 71.6 65.2-77.2 89 18.2 13.4-24.4 26 3.7 2.1- 6.3 15 1.8 0.9- 3.6 32 4.7 2.7- 8.0
Pee Dee 396 268 68.7 62.2-74.6 73 17.2 12.9-22.5 27 6.9 4.2-11.1 9 1.9 0.9- 4.2 19 5.2 2.7-10.1
Trident 649 463 73.8 68.6-78.4 104 15.3 11.8-19.6 34 4.4 2.6- 7.3 19 1.9 1.0- 3.3 29 4.6 2.6- 8.1
Upper Savannah 508 360 72.6 65.4-78.8 70 16.5 11.3-23.6 26 3.3 1.7- 6.2 20 3.4 1.8- 6.1 32 4.2 2.6- 6.6
Waccamaw 707 471 71.1 66.4-75.4 117 14.6 11.5-18.4 33 4.1 2.7- 6.1 40 4.4 3.1- 6.4 46 5.8 3.8- 8.7
Wateree 322 205 63.6 56.2-70.5 57 19.6 14.2-26.3 24 7.4 4.1-12.8 16 3.2 1.8- 5.7 20 6.2 3.6-10.4
Region***
Region I 719 503 71.9 66.5-76.7 101 13.8 10.5-18.1 40 5.3 3.2- 8.6 28 3.1 1.9- 5.2 47 5.9 3.8- 9.0
Region II 702 478 69.7 64.2-74.6 114 15.5 11.9-19.9 36 5.5 3.5- 8.7 28 3.2 2.0- 5.1 46 6.2 3.7-10.0
Region III 748 529 68.3 62.8-73.3 109 16.4 12.6-21.0 44 7.3 4.6-11.6 18 1.7 0.9- 3.3 48 6.3 4.3- 9.2
Region IV 718 473 66.7 61.9-71.3 130 18.1 14.6-22.2 51 7.1 4.9-10.2 25 2.4 1.5- 3.9 39 5.6 3.6- 8.7
Region V 698 488 70.0 65.2-74.4 122 17.4 14.0-21.4 33 5.0 3.1- 7.8 30 4.6 2.8- 7.4 25 3.1 1.8- 5.2
Region VI 707 471 71.1 66.4-75.4 117 14.6 11.5-18.4 33 4.1 2.7- 6.1 40 4.4 3.1- 6.4 46 5.8 3.8- 8.7
Region VII 649 463 73.8 68.6-78.4 104 15.3 11.8-19.6 34 4.4 2.6- 7.3 19 1.9 1.0- 3.3 29 4.6 2.6- 8.1
Region VIII 686 476 70.0 65.1-74.5 101 17.8 13.9-22.5 36 4.1 2.8- 5.9 27 3.8 2.5- 5.9 46 4.3 3.0- 6.1

#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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