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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 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 9,320 5,557 55.4 53.6-57.2 2,131 28.1 26.4-29.9 1,632 16.5 15.2-17.9
GENDER
Male 3,528 1,812 46.2 43.4-49.1 1,060 36.7 33.9-39.6 656 17.0 15.0-19.3
Female 5,792 3,745 63.8 61.6-65.9 1,071 20.2 18.5-22.2 976 16.0 14.4-17.7
RACE
White 6,134 4,163 62.2 60.0-64.3 1,217 25.1 23.1-27.1 754 12.8 11.4-14.3
African American 2,476 1,073 41.6 37.8-45.5 717 33.6 29.9-37.6 686 24.7 21.6-28.2
Other 441 231 46.6 39.1-54.3 135 37.7 30.5-45.5 75 15.7 10.9-22.0
HISPANIC
Yes 144 68 42.9 30.5-56.3 54 38.9 27.1-52.2 22 18.2 9.6-31.7
No 8,943 5,414 56.2 54.3-58.0 2,024 27.9 26.1-29.7 1,505 16.0 14.7-17.4
AGE
18-24 258 110 42.3 33.9-51.1 101 39.1 30.9-48.0 47 18.6 12.9-26.1
25-34 648 272 41.3 36.2-46.6 233 39.8 34.5-45.3 143 18.9 15.3-23.2
35-44 1,158 637 51.9 47.6-56.2 344 32.2 28.2-36.4 177 16.0 13.0-19.5
45-54 1,744 1,065 62.4 59.1-65.6 430 24.6 21.8-27.6 249 13.0 11.0-15.4
55-64 2,264 1,520 68.2 65.0-71.2 424 18.5 16.2-21.1 320 13.4 11.0-16.1
65+ 3,248 1,953 60.8 58.3-63.3 599 19.1 17.1-21.2 696 20.1 18.1-22.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,285 528 44.2 39.3-49.3 327 26.5 22.6-30.7 430 29.3 24.9-34.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,876 1,585 48.6 45.2-52.0 715 32.2 28.9-35.8 576 19.1 16.7-21.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,364 1,544 59.0 55.4-62.4 498 28.3 25.0-31.9 322 12.7 10.6-15.1
College Graduate 2,774 1,892 63.5 60.3-66.6 587 24.7 22.0-27.7 295 11.8 9.7-14.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,097 518 44.8 38.9-50.9 292 28.8 23.9-34.3 287 26.3 21.5-31.8
$15,000- $24,999 1,550 824 48.8 44.3-53.4 392 31.0 26.8-35.5 334 20.2 16.6-24.4
$25,000- $34,999 1,066 604 51.7 46.4-57.0 269 27.6 23.0-32.7 193 20.7 16.3-25.9
$35,000- $49,999 1,147 749 58.2 53.0-63.2 235 24.4 20.1-29.3 163 17.4 13.6-21.9
$50,000+ 2,958 2,029 62.8 59.9-65.6 633 26.8 24.2-29.6 296 10.4 8.8-12.3
REGION**
Region I 1,228 752 53.5 49.0-58.0 276 29.3 25.1-33.9 200 17.2 13.8-21.1
Region II 1,195 731 58.4 54.0-62.7 257 25.1 21.4-29.2 207 16.5 13.4-20.0
Region III 1,250 778 58.2 53.5-62.7 261 26.6 22.5-31.2 211 15.2 12.3-18.7
Region IV 1,102 601 52.4 47.9-56.8 259 27.8 23.8-32.2 242 19.8 16.4-23.7
Region V 1,102 686 56.8 52.2-61.2 225 27.2 22.8-32.1 191 16.0 13.4-19.1
Region VI 1,203 694 53.1 48.8-57.4 290 28.5 24.6-32.6 219 18.4 15.0-22.5
Region VII 1,127 665 52.6 47.3-57.9 284 33.5 28.3-39.1 178 13.9 10.5-18.1
Region VIII 1,113 650 51.6 47.2-55.9 279 30.7 26.5-35.2 184 17.8 14.5-21.6

** 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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