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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Alcohol Consumption

During the past 30 days, have you had at least one drink of
any alcoholic beverage such as beer, wine, a malt beverage or liquor?

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,730 3,727 43.4 41.6-45.1 6,003 56.6 54.9-58.4
GENDER
Male 3,666 1,760 50.9 48.0-53.7 1,906 49.1 46.3-52.0
Female 6,064 1,967 36.5 34.4-38.7 4,097 63.5 61.3-65.6
RACE
White 6,339 2,823 47.8 45.8-49.9 3,516 52.2 50.1-54.2
African American 2,646 725 35.0 31.4-38.9 1,921 65.0 61.1-68.6
Other 467 154 40.9 33.6-48.5 313 59.1 51.5-66.4
HISPANIC
Yes 153 53 41.1 29.0-54.3 100 58.9 45.7-71.0
No 9,339 3,656 44.1 42.3-45.9 5,683 55.9 54.1-57.7
AGE
18-24 276 121 47.4 39.0-55.9 155 52.6 44.1-61.0
25-34 691 310 47.0 41.8-52.2 381 53.0 47.8-58.2
35-44 1,227 561 49.4 45.3-53.6 666 50.6 46.4-54.7
45-54 1,828 806 46.2 42.8-49.5 1,022 53.8 50.5-57.2
55-64 2,349 922 40.9 37.9-44.0 1,427 59.1 56.0-62.1
65+ 3,359 1,007 29.9 27.7-32.2 2,352 70.1 67.8-72.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,363 239 27.9 23.3-33.1 1,124 72.1 66.9-76.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,031 887 34.4 31.3-37.7 2,144 65.6 62.3-68.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,458 1,007 45.4 42.0-48.7 1,451 54.6 51.3-58.0
College Graduate 2,857 1,589 56.9 53.8-59.9 1,268 43.1 40.1-46.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,161 233 31.5 25.7-38.0 928 68.5 62.0-74.3
$15,000- $24,999 1,647 412 27.6 23.7-31.8 1,235 72.4 68.2-76.3
$25,000- $34,999 1,110 372 38.5 33.5-43.8 738 61.5 56.2-66.5
$35,000- $49,999 1,182 501 44.9 40.0-50.0 681 55.1 50.0-60.0
$50,000+ 3,044 1,763 58.2 55.4-60.9 1,281 41.8 39.1-44.6
REGION**
Region I 1,261 432 35.5 31.4-39.9 829 64.5 60.1-68.6
Region II 1,230 460 42.4 38.1-46.7 770 57.6 53.3-61.9
Region III 1,299 542 45.8 41.3-50.3 757 54.2 49.7-58.7
Region IV 1,168 329 32.6 28.5-36.9 839 67.4 63.1-71.5
Region V 1,166 396 40.7 36.5-45.1 770 59.3 54.9-63.5
Region VI 1,245 487 45.9 41.5-50.4 758 54.1 49.6-58.5
Region VII 1,185 518 54.4 49.3-59.4 667 45.6 40.6-50.7
Region VIII 1,176 563 48.0 43.8-52.2 613 52.0 47.8-56.2

** 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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