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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 9,314 5,510 62.8 61.1-64.5 2,085 21.7 20.3-23.2 1,719 15.5 14.3-16.7
GENDER
Male 3,528 2,082 61.8 58.9-64.5 837 23.7 21.4-26.2 609 14.5 12.6-16.6
Female 5,786 3,428 63.8 61.7-65.8 1,248 19.9 18.3-21.6 1,110 16.3 14.9-17.9
RACE
White 6,132 3,869 65.4 63.4-67.4 1,303 20.7 19.0-22.4 960 13.9 12.5-15.4
African American 2,475 1,270 56.4 52.5-60.2 620 24.3 21.1-27.7 585 19.4 16.7-22.4
Other 440 275 67.9 60.6-74.3 93 20.7 15.3-27.4 72 11.5 7.8-16.5
HISPANIC
Yes 143 87 63.3 49.9-74.9 31 24.0 14.4-37.3 25 12.6 6.4-23.2
No 8,939 5,341 63.3 61.5-65.0 1,996 21.5 20.1-23.0 1,602 15.2 14.0-16.5
AGE
18-24 258 173 63.6 54.7-71.6 50 21.7 15.2-29.9 35 14.8 9.5-22.3
25-34 648 424 68.9 63.8-73.6 135 18.5 14.8-22.8 89 12.6 9.5-16.6
35-44 1,156 726 64.5 60.3-68.5 279 22.9 19.5-26.7 151 12.6 10.0-15.7
45-54 1,744 1,091 64.0 60.7-67.1 389 21.7 19.2-24.6 264 14.3 12.2-16.7
55-64 2,263 1,423 64.0 60.9-67.0 468 20.8 18.4-23.5 372 15.2 13.1-17.5
65+ 3,245 1,673 52.5 50.0-55.1 764 24.2 22.1-26.5 808 23.3 21.2-25.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,281 567 49.1 44.1-54.1 328 25.4 21.5-29.8 386 25.5 21.5-30.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,875 1,561 59.2 55.8-62.4 689 23.0 20.3-25.9 625 17.9 15.6-20.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,363 1,486 65.0 61.7-68.2 515 22.7 19.9-25.8 362 12.3 10.4-14.5
College Graduate 2,774 1,892 70.3 67.4-73.0 543 17.9 15.8-20.3 339 11.8 9.9-14.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,095 545 54.0 48.1-59.9 273 24.1 19.7-29.1 277 21.9 17.5-27.0
$15,000- $24,999 1,550 828 57.7 53.2-62.1 389 24.9 21.3-28.9 333 17.4 14.4-20.9
$25,000- $34,999 1,066 596 61.0 55.9-65.8 259 20.8 17.3-24.8 211 18.2 14.7-22.4
$35,000- $49,999 1,147 732 65.2 60.2-69.8 239 19.1 15.6-23.2 176 15.7 12.2-20.0
$50,000+ 2,958 2,021 68.4 65.7-71.0 580 19.8 17.6-22.2 357 11.8 10.0-13.8
REGION**
Region I 1,228 755 64.3 59.9-68.4 260 20.3 17.1-24.0 213 15.4 12.4-19.1
Region II 1,193 723 64.0 59.8-68.0 253 20.5 17.3-24.2 217 15.4 12.6-18.7
Region III 1,250 765 62.3 57.7-66.7 266 22.0 18.3-26.1 219 15.7 12.7-19.2
Region IV 1,101 601 58.8 54.4-63.1 251 22.8 19.3-26.6 249 18.4 15.1-22.3
Region V 1,101 655 62.6 58.4-66.6 224 19.5 16.3-23.2 222 17.9 15.1-21.0
Region VI 1,202 671 56.3 51.9-60.5 300 27.9 23.9-32.3 231 15.9 13.2-18.9
Region VII 1,128 683 68.2 63.5-72.5 268 20.1 16.6-24.1 177 11.7 9.1-15.0
Region VIII 1,111 657 61.8 57.4-66.1 263 23.8 20.0-28.0 191 14.4 11.8-17.4

** 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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