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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,665 8,773 82.5 80.7-84.1 892 17.5 15.9-19.3
GENDER
Male 3,672 3,300 79.8 76.9-82.5 372 20.2 17.5-23.1
Female 5,993 5,473 84.9 82.9-86.8 520 15.1 13.2-17.1
RACE
White 6,290 5,840 86.0 84.1-87.8 450 14.0 12.2-15.9
African American 2,634 2,287 74.4 70.2-78.2 347 25.6 21.8-29.8
Other 466 395 77.1 69.5-83.2 71 22.9 16.8-30.5
HISPANIC
Yes 153 125 69.2 54.7-80.7 28 30.8 19.3-45.3
No 9,278 8,432 82.7 80.9-84.4 846 17.3 15.6-19.1
AGE
18-24 258 108 37.1 29.1-45.9 150 62.9 54.1-70.9
25-34 655 468 67.7 62.4-72.6 187 32.3 27.4-37.6
35-44 1,218 1,037 84.0 80.4-87.0 181 16.0 13.0-19.6
45-54 1,833 1,678 90.8 88.2-92.9 155 9.2 7.1-11.8
55-64 2,351 2,245 95.2 93.7-96.4 106 4.8 3.6- 6.3
65+ 3,350 3,237 96.9 95.9-97.6 113 3.1 2.4- 4.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,342 1,165 73.4 67.9-78.2 177 26.6 21.8-32.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,024 2,656 76.1 72.5-79.4 368 23.9 20.6-27.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,437 2,217 84.0 80.8-86.8 220 16.0 13.2-19.2
College Graduate 2,839 2,714 91.5 88.7-93.6 125 8.5 6.4-11.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,138 978 73.7 67.2-79.3 160 26.3 20.7-32.8
$15,000- $24,999 1,640 1,437 75.3 70.3-79.7 203 24.7 20.3-29.7
$25,000- $34,999 1,100 1,002 82.4 77.1-86.7 98 17.6 13.3-22.9
$35,000- $49,999 1,179 1,070 79.9 74.3-84.6 109 20.1 15.4-25.7
$50,000+ 3,026 2,879 91.4 89.3-93.2 147 8.6 6.8-10.7
REGION**
Region I 1,245 1,132 86.0 82.1-89.1 113 14.0 10.9-17.9
Region II 1,227 1,116 82.5 78.1-86.2 111 17.5 13.8-21.9
Region III 1,295 1,175 82.3 77.5-86.2 120 17.7 13.8-22.5
Region IV 1,147 1,018 79.7 75.2-83.6 129 20.3 16.4-24.8
Region V 1,163 1,053 81.9 76.6-86.2 110 18.1 13.8-23.4
Region VI 1,243 1,134 81.6 76.4-85.8 109 18.4 14.2-23.6
Region VII 1,159 1,080 84.6 78.6-89.1 79 15.4 10.9-21.4
Region VIII 1,186 1,065 79.0 74.3-83.1 121 21.0 16.9-25.7

** 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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