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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 9,310 8,113 87.7 86.4-88.9 580 6.7 5.8- 7.8 617 5.6 4.8- 6.4
GENDER
Male 3,524 2,977 85.1 82.7-87.1 276 8.6 6.9-10.6 271 6.4 5.1- 8.0
Female 5,786 5,136 90.1 88.7-91.3 304 5.1 4.2- 6.2 346 4.8 4.0- 5.7
RACE
White 6,128 5,601 92.1 90.8-93.2 261 4.5 3.6- 5.6 266 3.4 2.8- 4.3
African American 2,476 1,972 78.8 75.2-81.9 252 11.2 8.8-14.1 252 10.0 7.9-12.7
Other 439 375 84.1 77.2-89.2 36 11.3 6.8-18.2 28 4.6 2.6- 8.1
HISPANIC
Yes 143 119 81.0 68.1-89.5 15 13.5 6.4-26.3 9 5.4 1.9-14.8
No 8,935 7,855 88.4 87.0-89.6 536 6.4 5.5- 7.5 544 5.2 4.4- 6.1
AGE
18-24 257 190 77.0 69.0-83.4 43 16.6 11.0-24.5 24 6.4 3.8-10.5
25-34 649 551 86.5 82.5-89.7 60 7.7 5.5-10.8 38 5.7 3.6- 9.1
35-44 1,156 1,064 92.1 89.2-94.3 46 3.9 2.4- 6.2 46 4.0 2.6- 6.3
45-54 1,744 1,588 91.1 88.6-93.1 87 5.4 3.7- 7.8 69 3.4 2.5- 4.7
55-64 2,261 2,037 90.4 87.8-92.4 92 3.8 2.8- 5.0 132 5.9 4.1- 8.4
65+ 3,243 2,683 83.5 81.5-85.2 252 7.8 6.6- 9.3 308 8.7 7.4-10.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,281 898 70.7 65.8-75.2 176 15.1 11.4-19.6 207 14.2 11.2-17.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,872 2,462 85.6 82.8-87.9 206 8.4 6.5-10.8 204 6.0 4.6- 7.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,362 2,149 92.0 89.8-93.7 106 4.9 3.5- 6.9 107 3.1 2.2- 4.4
College Graduate 2,774 2,593 93.1 91.1-94.6 90 3.3 2.4- 4.6 91 3.6 2.5- 5.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,095 873 77.4 71.7-82.3 106 11.3 8.0-15.7 116 11.3 7.7-16.3
$15,000- $24,999 1,550 1,321 85.9 82.3-88.8 114 6.6 4.9- 9.0 115 7.5 5.2-10.7
$25,000- $34,999 1,063 912 87.2 83.9-90.0 77 7.4 5.2-10.4 74 5.4 3.9- 7.4
$35,000- $49,999 1,147 1,046 89.5 85.3-92.6 60 6.5 4.1-10.1 41 4.0 2.2- 7.1
$50,000+ 2,957 2,772 93.3 91.5-94.7 102 3.9 2.8- 5.3 83 2.9 2.0- 4.1
REGION**
Region I 1,227 1,077 88.9 85.8-91.3 84 6.8 4.8- 9.4 66 4.4 3.0- 6.3
Region II 1,192 1,055 88.0 84.5-90.8 57 6.0 3.9- 9.1 80 6.0 4.2- 8.5
Region III 1,248 1,095 88.7 85.5-91.3 87 6.8 4.8- 9.6 66 4.5 2.9- 6.7
Region IV 1,101 919 85.0 81.3-88.1 77 6.9 4.9- 9.5 105 8.1 5.8-11.2
Region V 1,101 954 85.7 82.2-88.6 67 7.0 4.8- 9.9 80 7.3 5.4- 9.8
Region VI 1,203 1,039 87.4 84.1-90.0 79 7.4 5.3-10.2 85 5.3 3.7- 7.4
Region VII 1,128 1,005 88.8 83.9-92.3 58 6.5 3.7-11.2 65 4.7 2.9- 7.8
Region VIII 1,110 969 85.5 81.4-88.8 71 8.7 5.9-12.6 70 5.8 4.0- 8.3

** 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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