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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 9,311 8,540 92.8 91.8-93.7 357 3.6 3.0- 4.3 414 3.6 3.0- 4.4
GENDER
Male 3,525 3,221 92.2 90.5-93.6 146 4.2 3.2- 5.5 158 3.6 2.7- 4.9
Female 5,786 5,319 93.3 92.2-94.3 211 3.0 2.5- 3.8 256 3.6 2.9- 4.5
RACE
White 6,130 5,785 95.4 94.4-96.2 174 2.4 1.9- 3.2 171 2.2 1.7- 2.9
African American 2,476 2,169 88.5 85.9-90.7 136 5.5 4.1- 7.3 171 6.0 4.4- 8.1
Other 440 388 88.0 82.4-91.9 23 5.7 3.1-10.0 29 6.4 3.7-11.0
HISPANIC
Yes 143 123 86.2 75.4-92.7 10 8.9 3.8-19.6 10 5.0 2.0-11.7
No 8,938 8,247 93.3 92.3-94.2 324 3.3 2.7- 4.0 367 3.4 2.8- 4.2
AGE
18-24 257 235 90.8 84.3-94.8 9 3.7 1.4- 9.2 13 5.5 2.6-10.9
25-34 649 624 96.1 93.3-97.8 14 2.7 1.3- 5.4 11 1.2 0.4- 3.0
35-44 1,156 1,110 95.7 93.8-97.1 28 2.6 1.6- 4.1 18 1.7 0.9- 3.2
45-54 1,744 1,651 94.8 93.1-96.1 43 2.5 1.6- 3.7 50 2.7 1.8- 4.1
55-64 2,263 2,109 92.1 89.4-94.1 69 3.7 2.6- 5.4 85 4.2 2.6- 6.6
65+ 3,242 2,811 85.8 83.8-87.6 194 6.6 5.4- 8.1 237 7.6 6.2- 9.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,280 1,001 78.1 73.4-82.1 120 9.5 7.0-12.8 159 12.4 9.1-16.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,873 2,604 92.1 90.3-93.6 132 4.4 3.3- 5.8 137 3.5 2.6- 4.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,363 2,230 95.2 93.3-96.5 71 2.7 1.7- 4.4 62 2.1 1.4- 3.2
College Graduate 2,774 2,691 97.7 96.8-98.3 32 1.1 0.7- 1.9 51 1.2 0.8- 1.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,095 922 85.6 81.4-88.9 87 7.6 5.3-10.7 86 6.9 4.6-10.3
$15,000- $24,999 1,550 1,402 91.7 88.6-94.0 69 3.9 2.7- 5.6 79 4.4 2.5- 7.4
$25,000- $34,999 1,065 975 91.8 89.1-93.9 48 4.2 2.8- 6.3 42 3.9 2.5- 6.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,147 1,092 95.9 93.6-97.4 26 2.2 1.1- 4.2 29 1.9 1.1- 3.5
$50,000+ 2,958 2,873 97.1 96.0-98.0 40 1.3 0.8- 2.0 45 1.6 0.9- 2.5
REGION**
Region I 1,227 1,123 94.4 92.4-95.9 52 3.3 2.1- 5.2 52 2.3 1.6- 3.4
Region II 1,193 1,090 91.8 89.2-93.9 55 3.9 2.7- 5.6 48 4.3 2.7- 6.6
Region III 1,250 1,135 91.4 88.5-93.7 52 3.8 2.4- 5.9 63 4.8 3.1- 7.2
Region IV 1,101 996 92.3 89.8-94.2 44 3.7 2.3- 5.8 61 4.0 2.8- 5.8
Region V 1,100 1,021 94.2 92.4-95.7 36 3.0 2.0- 4.6 43 2.7 1.9- 4.0
Region VI 1,201 1,106 92.8 89.7-95.1 36 3.8 2.0- 6.9 59 3.4 2.2- 5.1
Region VII 1,128 1,040 94.7 92.1-96.5 43 3.0 1.6- 5.5 45 2.3 1.3- 3.9
Region VIII 1,111 1,029 93.0 89.6-95.4 39 4.0 2.1- 7.5 43 3.0 1.9- 4.7

** 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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