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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 7,960 86.5 85.3-87.7 660 6.2 5.4- 7.0 690 7.3 6.4- 8.3
GENDER
Male 3,524 2,981 85.6 83.5-87.5 279 6.8 5.6- 8.2 264 7.6 6.1- 9.4
Female 5,786 4,979 87.4 85.9-88.7 381 5.6 4.7- 6.6 426 7.0 6.0- 8.2
RACE
White 6,130 5,402 89.5 88.2-90.7 350 4.5 3.9- 5.3 378 6.0 5.0- 7.1
African American 2,475 2,007 81.5 78.3-84.4 229 8.5 6.7-10.8 239 10.0 7.7-12.7
Other 438 370 81.3 74.6-86.5 41 11.5 7.5-17.4 27 7.2 4.1-12.3
HISPANIC
Yes 143 118 77.6 64.5-86.9 18 15.8 8.2-28.3 7 6.6 2.3-17.2
No 8,935 7,686 87.1 85.9-88.3 608 5.8 5.1- 6.6 641 7.1 6.1- 8.1
AGE
18-24 257 214 82.9 75.7-88.3 19 6.3 3.3-11.5 24 10.9 6.7-17.2
25-34 648 568 89.0 85.3-91.9 40 4.5 2.9- 6.9 40 6.4 4.2- 9.8
35-44 1,155 1,022 87.8 84.6-90.5 73 6.3 4.5- 8.8 60 5.9 4.1- 8.4
45-54 1,744 1,540 89.0 86.8-90.9 116 5.7 4.4- 7.4 88 5.2 3.9- 7.0
55-64 2,262 1,982 87.6 85.0-89.9 126 4.8 3.7- 6.2 154 7.6 5.6-10.1
65+ 3,244 2,634 81.1 79.0-83.0 286 9.2 7.8-10.7 324 9.7 8.4-11.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,282 929 72.6 67.8-77.0 166 11.5 8.8-14.9 187 15.9 12.3-20.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,872 2,412 85.1 82.6-87.2 227 6.6 5.3- 8.1 233 8.3 6.6-10.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,362 2,079 89.0 86.6-91.0 126 5.5 4.0- 7.5 157 5.5 4.2- 7.2
College Graduate 2,773 2,530 91.6 89.8-93.1 134 4.1 3.2- 5.3 109 4.3 3.1- 5.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,093 840 78.4 73.2-82.9 123 8.2 6.2-10.7 130 13.4 9.5-18.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,550 1,293 83.6 79.8-86.9 140 9.2 6.9-12.3 117 7.1 5.0-10.2
$25,000- $34,999 1,065 923 86.3 82.5-89.4 79 7.4 5.2-10.4 63 6.3 4.3- 9.2
$35,000- $49,999 1,147 1,008 87.2 83.1-90.4 66 4.9 3.3- 7.2 73 7.9 5.2-11.8
$50,000+ 2,956 2,701 91.3 89.5-92.8 122 3.8 2.9- 4.9 133 4.9 3.8- 6.5
REGION**
Region I 1,227 1,049 83.0 79.0-86.4 90 7.5 5.5-10.2 88 9.4 6.7-13.0
Region II 1,190 1,028 86.5 83.1-89.2 75 5.8 4.0- 8.3 87 7.7 5.7-10.4
Region III 1,249 1,075 87.8 84.6-90.4 95 5.7 4.1- 7.9 79 6.5 4.6- 9.2
Region IV 1,102 933 84.3 80.1-87.7 68 5.4 3.9- 7.3 101 10.3 7.3-14.5
Region V 1,102 939 88.0 85.5-90.1 77 5.8 4.3- 7.7 86 6.2 4.8- 8.1
Region VI 1,203 1,012 85.9 82.9-88.5 93 7.8 5.8-10.6 98 6.2 4.7- 8.2
Region VII 1,127 975 89.5 86.3-92.0 84 5.7 4.0- 7.9 68 4.8 3.1- 7.5
Region VIII 1,110 949 84.8 80.7-88.2 78 7.8 5.2-11.4 83 7.4 5.2-10.3

** 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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