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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 10,002 6,137 63.5 61.8-65.1 1,341 12.7 11.5-13.9 2,524 23.9 22.4-25.3
GENDER
Male 3,636 2,239 65.2 62.5-67.7 553 14.2 12.3-16.3 844 20.7 18.6-22.9
Female 6,366 3,898 61.9 59.8-63.9 788 11.3 10.0-12.7 1,680 26.8 25.0-28.7
RACE
White 6,586 4,283 65.4 63.4-67.3 713 11.2 9.8-12.7 1,590 23.4 21.8-25.2
African American 2,631 1,460 60.4 56.8-63.8 469 16.0 13.6-18.7 702 23.6 20.8-26.7
Other 476 273 62.5 54.8-69.7 82 13.1 9.2-18.2 121 24.4 18.5-31.5
HISPANIC
Yes 176 100 57.5 44.4-69.7 35 13.2 7.8-21.4 41 29.3 18.6-42.9
No 9,569 5,943 64.1 62.4-65.8 1,239 12.5 11.3-13.7 2,387 23.4 22.0-24.9
AGE
18-24 312 186 59.6 51.4-67.2 56 18.6 12.9-26.0 70 21.9 16.2-28.9
25-34 840 525 62.3 57.4-66.9 102 11.4 8.7-14.9 213 26.3 22.2-30.9
35-44 1,358 856 64.2 60.3-67.9 187 13.1 10.6-16.0 315 22.7 19.6-26.2
45-54 1,997 1,350 70.4 67.3-73.2 233 10.5 8.7-12.6 414 19.1 16.8-21.7
55-64 2,233 1,470 67.8 64.8-70.7 234 9.5 7.6-11.9 529 22.6 20.2-25.2
65+ 3,262 1,750 55.0 52.5-57.4 529 15.4 13.8-17.2 983 29.6 27.4-31.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,353 558 45.2 40.4-50.2 336 23.4 19.6-27.6 459 31.4 27.2-35.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,341 1,892 57.3 54.3-60.3 509 16.3 13.9-18.9 940 26.4 23.9-29.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,437 1,599 68.6 65.4-71.7 270 9.4 7.7-11.5 568 21.9 19.2-24.9
College Graduate 2,853 2,081 72.3 69.4-74.9 222 7.7 6.1- 9.6 550 20.1 17.7-22.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,206 606 50.9 46.0-55.8 255 22.0 18.1-26.3 345 27.1 22.9-31.8
$15,000- $24,999 1,625 869 55.5 50.9-60.0 299 16.5 13.6-19.9 457 28.0 24.1-32.4
$25,000- $34,999 1,080 657 63.1 57.9-68.0 144 12.4 9.2-16.5 279 24.6 20.5-29.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,295 827 64.0 59.1-68.5 143 11.4 8.3-15.6 325 24.6 20.8-28.8
$50,000+ 3,251 2,375 72.3 69.9-74.7 255 8.2 6.8- 9.9 621 19.4 17.5-21.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 418 263 65.5 59.3-71.2 52 12.1 8.5-16.9 103 22.5 17.8-27.9
Appalachia II 675 417 61.4 55.7-66.7 73 11.5 8.1-16.0 185 27.1 22.5-32.3
Appalachia III 553 349 66.6 59.7-72.9 75 12.7 9.0-17.7 129 20.7 15.5-27.1
Catawba 258 161 63.8 56.1-70.9 41 16.4 11.3-23.0 56 19.8 14.4-26.6
Edisto Savannah 1,225 738 61.7 57.7-65.6 172 13.9 11.3-17.0 315 24.3 21.2-27.8
Low Country 1,190 754 65.7 61.7-69.5 169 13.6 11.1-16.6 267 20.7 17.6-24.1
Palmetto 1,054 665 62.7 57.1-68.0 132 11.5 8.0-16.3 257 25.7 21.2-30.8
Pee Dee 665 410 62.8 57.3-67.9 88 12.5 9.3-16.5 167 24.7 20.3-29.8
Trident 1,172 738 68.8 64.5-72.7 158 10.7 8.1-14.0 276 20.5 17.4-24.1
Upper Savannah 913 549 62.2 56.6-67.5 133 13.9 10.3-18.4 231 23.9 19.6-28.8
Waccamaw 1,226 740 61.3 57.0-65.5 146 12.8 9.9-16.3 340 25.9 22.3-29.8
Wateree 545 309 58.8 52.4-64.9 83 16.1 12.0-21.3 153 25.1 20.2-30.8
Region***
Region I 1,331 812 64.0 59.8-68.0 185 12.9 10.2-16.1 334 23.1 19.8-26.7
Region II 1,228 766 63.5 59.2-67.7 148 12.0 9.4-15.2 314 24.5 20.9-28.4
Region III 1,312 826 63.1 58.6-67.4 173 13.1 10.1-16.8 313 23.8 20.2-27.8
Region IV 1,210 719 61.2 57.1-65.2 171 13.9 11.3-17.0 320 24.9 21.5-28.6
Region V 1,225 738 61.7 57.7-65.6 172 13.9 11.3-17.0 315 24.3 21.2-27.8
Region VI 1,226 740 61.3 57.0-65.5 146 12.8 9.9-16.3 340 25.9 22.3-29.8
Region VII 1,172 738 68.8 64.5-72.7 158 10.7 8.1-14.0 276 20.5 17.4-24.1
Region VIII 1,190 754 65.7 61.7-69.5 169 13.6 11.1-16.6 267 20.7 17.6-24.1

#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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