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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,125 473 4.6 4.0- 5.4 3,979 42.2 40.4-43.9 2,716 30.6 28.9-32.3 306 3.3 2.7- 4.1 1,651 19.3 17.9-20.8
GENDER
Male 3,448 131 3.7 2.8- 5.0 1,486 41.1 38.4-44.0 1,049 31.0 28.3-33.8 123 3.3 2.3- 4.6 659 20.9 18.6-23.4
Female 5,677 342 5.5 4.5- 6.6 2,493 43.1 41.0-45.3 1,667 30.2 28.2-32.3 183 3.4 2.7- 4.3 992 17.8 16.1-19.6
RACE
White 6,018 293 4.6 3.8- 5.6 2,917 47.0 44.9-49.1 1,788 30.3 28.4-32.3 175 2.8 2.2- 3.5 845 15.3 13.8-17.0
African American 2,430 122 3.2 2.4- 4.2 791 29.4 26.1-33.1 752 33.2 29.4-37.3 112 4.8 3.4- 6.8 653 29.4 25.9-33.1
Other 437 43 10.2 6.1-16.5 186 42.0 34.8-49.5 118 24.6 18.7-31.6 9 3.2 1.0- 9.3 81 20.0 14.4-27.1
HISPANIC
Yes 143 12 14.2 6.6-27.9 57 36.2 24.9-49.2 42 22.7 14.1-34.4 3 6.5 1.7-22.5 29 20.4 11.3-34.0
No 8,777 448 4.3 3.7- 5.1 3,846 42.4 40.6-44.2 2,628 30.9 29.2-32.7 295 3.2 2.6- 3.9 1,560 19.2 17.7-20.7
AGE
18-24 257 14 4.8 2.2- 9.9 64 24.9 18.2-33.1 83 37.0 28.6-46.2 4 2.2 0.6- 7.6 92 31.1 24.0-39.3
25-34 658 19 2.9 1.5- 5.5 225 36.2 31.2-41.5 214 31.3 26.7-36.3 19 3.7 2.0- 6.6 181 25.9 21.4-30.9
35-44 1,170 43 3.9 2.4- 6.3 474 43.0 38.8-47.3 387 29.7 26.0-33.7 50 4.3 2.8- 6.4 216 19.1 15.8-22.8
45-54 1,744 80 4.4 3.3- 5.9 729 44.2 40.8-47.6 566 33.7 30.5-37.1 58 2.8 1.9- 4.0 311 14.9 12.8-17.3
55-64 2,230 133 6.1 4.8- 7.8 954 45.8 42.6-49.1 670 29.1 26.4-32.1 89 3.3 2.4- 4.5 384 15.6 13.6-17.9
65+ 3,066 184 6.0 4.9- 7.4 1,533 51.3 48.6-53.9 796 25.0 22.8-27.4 86 3.1 2.3- 4.2 467 14.6 12.9-16.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,215 48 3.4 2.0- 5.7 406 31.0 26.5-35.9 304 27.6 23.1-32.6 51 4.8 3.3- 7.0 406 33.2 28.6-38.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,821 123 4.0 2.8- 5.5 1,090 36.6 33.5-39.9 855 30.5 27.3-33.9 113 3.2 2.3- 4.4 640 25.8 22.8-28.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,324 132 5.2 3.9- 7.1 1,032 43.6 40.2-47.0 756 33.0 29.8-36.4 74 3.5 2.2- 5.5 330 14.7 12.4-17.4
College Graduate 2,746 170 5.3 4.1- 6.8 1,446 50.9 47.8-54.0 796 29.9 27.1-32.8 68 2.8 1.9- 4.2 266 11.1 9.0-13.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,069 60 5.4 3.0- 9.8 396 32.8 27.7-38.3 281 28.1 22.4-34.5 39 3.0 1.8- 5.1 293 30.6 25.5-36.2
$15,000- $24,999 1,521 71 3.6 2.2- 5.6 601 38.3 34.1-42.8 439 29.8 25.6-34.3 46 4.4 2.6- 7.2 364 24.0 20.6-27.7
$25,000- $34,999 1,051 57 4.6 3.1- 6.9 414 35.5 30.6-40.7 331 35.6 30.6-41.0 40 2.9 1.8- 4.5 209 21.3 17.2-26.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,137 48 3.2 2.2- 4.7 517 41.6 36.7-46.6 363 31.6 27.0-36.5 38 3.9 2.0- 7.3 171 19.8 15.9-24.4
$50,000+ 2,936 147 5.2 4.0- 6.8 1,445 48.1 45.3-51.0 942 31.2 28.7-33.9 92 2.8 2.0- 3.7 310 12.7 10.6-15.1
REGION**
Region I 1,191 35 2.5 1.7- 3.8 520 39.0 34.8-43.3 384 33.3 29.1-37.6 31 2.4 1.4- 3.9 221 22.9 18.9-27.4
Region II 1,168 59 5.2 3.5- 7.7 513 44.4 40.1-48.7 337 29.7 25.8-34.1 36 3.0 1.8- 5.0 223 17.7 14.6-21.3
Region III 1,225 66 4.6 3.1- 6.8 562 46.7 42.2-51.3 350 28.2 24.1-32.7 52 3.7 2.4- 5.7 195 16.8 13.4-20.8
Region IV 1,066 45 3.3 2.3- 4.7 401 36.6 32.5-41.0 351 30.8 27.0-34.9 33 2.4 1.6- 3.8 236 26.8 22.5-31.6
Region V 1,091 58 3.8 2.8- 5.1 467 37.9 34.0-41.9 315 32.2 27.8-37.0 35 3.2 2.2- 4.7 216 22.9 19.2-27.0
Region VI 1,177 65 4.8 3.2- 7.0 493 37.7 33.7-41.9 342 29.3 25.5-33.3 50 5.9 3.2-10.5 227 22.4 18.5-26.8
Region VII 1,104 76 6.4 4.3- 9.3 510 43.5 38.5-48.7 318 34.1 29.1-39.5 26 2.7 1.5- 4.9 174 13.3 10.2-17.3
Region VIII 1,103 69 6.4 4.5- 8.9 513 42.4 38.2-46.7 319 27.8 24.1-31.8 43 5.0 2.9- 8.4 159 18.5 15.0-22.6

** 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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