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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Pandemic Flu

Excluding vaccination, what is the one most likely thing you would do
if a pandemic flu outbreak were reported IN YOUR STATE?

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  Total #
Respondents
Avoid crowds/public events Consult your doctor Get an anti-viral Wash hands often Keep family at home Other*
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,383 208 15.4 12.1-19.4 710 45.7 41.2-50.3 85 6.7 4.9- 9.2 92 5.7 4.1- 7.9 123 10.4 7.8-13.7 165 16.0 12.6-20.2
GENDER
Male 529 82 15.6 10.7-22.3 275 45.4 38.4-52.5 29 7.0 4.2-11.3 33 4.3 2.5- 7.1 38 9.2 5.5-15.1 72 18.6 13.1-25.7
Female 854 126 15.2 11.2-20.4 435 46.1 40.5-51.8 56 6.5 4.3- 9.7 59 7.1 4.6-10.8 85 11.6 8.5-15.6 93 13.5 9.7-18.5
RACE
White 915 175 18.3 14.0-23.6 430 42.1 36.9-47.6 53 7.2 4.8-10.6 65 6.7 4.5- 9.8 91 11.0 8.1-14.8 101 14.7 10.9-19.4
African American 376 25 8.9 5.2-14.7 232 56.0 46.5-65.2 26 6.0 3.3-10.7 17 2.6 1.3- 5.1 25 9.1 4.0-19.2 51 17.4 10.5-27.5
Other 62 6 11.5 3.2-34.2 30 42.8 24.1-63.7 6 6.4 2.4-15.9 6 4.4 1.3-13.3 6 9.1 2.6-26.9 8 25.8 10.8-50.2
AGE
18-24 43 4 26.7 10.3-53.6 23 37.7 21.2-57.5 2 7.1 1.4-29.4 1 1.3 0.2- 8.9 2 2.7 0.5-13.3 11 24.5 11.1-45.8
25-34 105 12 11.3 5.8-20.6 37 35.0 23.1-49.0 10 6.4 2.9-13.5 8 7.4 2.8-18.2 26 23.0 13.1-37.4 12 17.0 8.4-31.5
35-44 200 21 10.2 5.3-18.8 90 41.5 31.7-51.9 19 9.0 5.0-15.8 13 7.0 3.5-13.7 23 10.3 5.9-17.4 34 22.0 13.9-32.8
45-54 267 35 12.8 8.2-19.5 135 49.8 41.5-58.2 20 8.8 4.9-15.3 18 4.3 2.2- 8.0 23 10.9 6.6-17.4 36 13.4 8.6-20.3
55-64 315 50 17.7 12.0-25.3 168 53.7 45.6-61.7 18 3.9 2.2- 6.9 26 6.4 3.8-10.5 20 6.6 3.6-11.9 33 11.6 7.5-17.6
65+ 453 86 21.1 16.1-27.2 257 56.6 50.0-63.1 16 3.7 1.9- 7.2 26 5.6 3.4- 9.2 29 5.3 3.1- 8.7 39 7.6 4.8-12.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 183 14 7.5 3.7-14.7 119 65.9 54.2-75.9 9 3.6 1.7- 7.6 9 4.3 1.7-10.6 12 8.1 3.7-16.8 20 10.5 5.8-18.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 421 55 17.5 10.5-27.7 237 47.4 38.8-56.2 21 7.0 3.4-14.1 24 4.9 2.7- 8.8 38 11.7 6.5-20.1 46 11.4 6.9-18.3
Some Post-H.S. 349 59 10.7 7.4-15.4 172 46.7 38.1-55.5 21 4.2 2.4- 7.1 27 7.6 3.9-14.1 22 5.7 2.9-10.7 48 25.1 17.0-35.5
College Graduate 427 80 20.1 14.0-28.0 180 37.2 30.1-44.8 34 9.5 6.0-14.8 32 5.3 3.0- 8.9 51 14.0 9.3-20.4 50 14.0 9.1-21.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 166 21 24.7 10.8-47.0 92 48.4 34.1-62.9 11 6.0 2.8-12.5 5 3.6 1.0-12.2 16 10.0 5.0-19.2 21 7.3 4.0-12.8
$15,000- $24,999 227 31 20.7 10.4-36.9 127 46.2 34.3-58.6 10 6.7 2.1-19.3 14 4.1 2.0- 8.1 20 8.6 4.3-16.7 25 13.7 7.9-22.7
$25,000- $34,999 145 20 10.0 5.5-17.6 82 53.0 40.6-65.0 10 6.3 2.2-16.3 12 4.2 2.1- 8.3 9 11.2 5.0-23.1 12 15.3 7.6-28.6
$35,000- $49,999 194 38 16.8 10.2-26.5 92 40.4 29.7-52.1 7 1.9 0.7- 5.2 11 5.9 2.2-15.3 23 11.3 5.2-22.6 23 23.6 13.8-37.5
$50,000+ 453 76 14.5 10.3-20.2 196 40.1 33.2-47.4 41 10.6 7.1-15.4 35 6.9 4.1-11.5 42 12.3 7.9-18.8 63 15.6 10.4-22.6
REGION**
Region I 178 36 13.4 8.3-21.0 90 54.5 43.3-65.2 4 3.1 0.9-10.5 9 3.0 1.3- 6.5 20 10.0 5.0-19.2 19 16.0 8.9-27.0
Region II 145 25 16.8 9.9-27.2 68 39.8 28.7-52.0 6 8.6 3.4-20.2 12 8.4 3.9-17.2 15 5.8 2.8-11.4 19 20.7 11.5-34.3
Region III 182 22 20.8 11.1-35.6 94 42.0 30.6-54.3 11 3.4 1.4- 8.0 13 5.5 2.2-13.3 20 13.8 6.8-26.2 22 14.4 7.2-26.8
Region IV 170 22 14.6 8.5-23.9 91 48.0 37.9-58.2 13 6.6 3.3-12.5 8 4.6 1.9-10.7 19 13.4 7.8-22.1 17 12.8 6.2-24.4
Region V 176 30 14.7 9.3-22.5 93 45.2 35.7-55.0 12 13.0 6.1-25.6 13 7.3 3.8-13.5 11 7.3 3.5-14.4 17 12.5 7.0-21.4
Region VI 175 32 21.3 12.9-33.0 93 48.4 36.1-60.9 8 2.9 1.3- 6.6 11 5.2 2.4-10.9 13 5.1 2.6- 9.7 18 17.1 8.9-30.3
Region VII 177 23 8.8 4.9-15.2 97 50.1 38.5-61.7 14 8.5 4.5-15.5 12 3.8 1.8- 8.1 9 14.4 7.2-26.6 22 14.4 7.6-25.8
Region VIII 180 18 4.5 2.6- 7.6 84 45.7 35.3-56.5 17 12.9 7.0-22.4 14 7.3 3.4-15.0 16 9.4 5.2-16.6 31 20.1 13.0-29.8

*Other includes consulting a website, reducing or avoiding travel, wearing a face mask, and stocking up on medicine and food.

** 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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