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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Social Context

How often in the past 12 months would you say you were worried or stressed
about having enough money to buy nutritious meals?

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  Total #
Respondents
Always Usually Sometimes Rarely Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,166 348 3.5 2.9- 4.2 212 2.9 2.2- 3.6 1,255 14.5 13.2-15.9 1,046 13.4 12.2-14.8 6,305 65.7 63.9-67.5
GENDER
Male 3,458 104 2.9 2.1- 4.0 53 2.5 1.6- 3.8 367 13.4 11.4-15.7 364 11.9 10.0-14.0 2,570 69.4 66.5-72.1
Female 5,708 244 4.1 3.3- 5.0 159 3.2 2.4- 4.2 888 15.5 14.0-17.2 682 14.8 13.2-16.7 3,735 62.4 60.2-64.5
RACE
White 6,063 164 2.9 2.3- 3.7 121 2.7 2.0- 3.6 615 12.1 10.7-13.7 680 13.5 12.0-15.1 4,483 68.7 66.6-70.7
African American 2,426 139 4.2 3.1- 5.6 72 3.6 2.2- 5.8 498 18.3 15.5-21.4 302 14.0 11.3-17.2 1,415 59.9 55.9-63.8
Other 430 28 5.5 2.7-11.1 10 1.5 0.7- 3.2 80 19.6 14.0-26.7 51 12.7 8.8-18.0 261 60.7 53.0-67.9
HISPANIC
Yes 141 7 6.6 1.8-21.5 3 2.1 0.6- 6.8 29 16.0 9.1-26.6 23 13.5 7.4-23.4 79 61.9 48.8-73.5
No 8,812 327 3.4 2.8- 4.0 201 2.9 2.3- 3.7 1,172 14.2 12.9-15.6 1,014 13.5 12.3-14.9 6,098 66.0 64.2-67.8
AGE
18-24 251 3 2.0 0.6- 7.1 10 3.6 1.5- 8.2 34 13.1 8.6-19.5 33 16.0 10.1-24.4 171 65.3 56.4-73.2
25-34 643 24 2.4 1.3- 4.2 22 4.3 2.5- 7.1 112 18.8 14.8-23.6 111 17.8 14.0-22.4 374 56.7 51.3-62.0
35-44 1,147 72 5.6 3.9- 7.9 45 3.4 2.2- 5.2 204 18.0 14.7-21.8 202 15.6 12.9-18.7 624 57.5 53.2-61.7
45-54 1,725 101 5.1 3.8- 6.8 44 3.1 1.8- 5.5 281 13.6 11.4-16.0 250 15.8 13.4-18.5 1,049 62.4 58.9-65.7
55-64 2,230 91 3.2 2.3- 4.5 52 1.9 1.2- 2.8 307 12.3 10.4-14.4 213 9.1 7.5-11.0 1,567 73.6 70.7-76.2
65+ 3,170 57 1.5 1.0- 2.1 39 1.1 0.7- 1.7 317 10.2 8.6-12.1 237 6.7 5.6- 7.9 2,520 80.6 78.4-82.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,231 104 7.9 5.8-10.7 44 5.5 3.0- 9.8 303 27.4 22.9-32.3 105 11.2 8.1-15.2 675 48.1 43.0-53.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,831 118 4.4 3.3- 5.8 84 2.9 2.1- 4.1 481 18.3 15.7-21.2 318 12.8 10.6-15.4 1,830 61.6 58.2-64.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,337 97 3.2 2.3- 4.3 60 2.7 1.9- 4.0 301 13.5 11.2-16.2 310 15.6 13.2-18.4 1,569 65.0 61.6-68.3
College Graduate 2,749 29 1.3 0.6- 2.7 24 1.9 1.0- 3.4 166 6.7 5.2- 8.5 313 13.2 11.0-15.7 2,217 77.0 74.0-79.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,073 122 8.9 6.7-11.7 69 6.9 4.5-10.5 288 28.7 23.1-35.0 115 12.6 9.3-16.9 479 42.9 37.0-48.9
$15,000- $24,999 1,517 101 9.4 6.8-12.8 49 3.7 2.3- 5.8 346 24.5 20.9-28.6 200 15.4 11.9-19.6 821 47.1 42.6-51.6
$25,000- $34,999 1,059 32 2.8 1.4- 5.5 35 6.4 4.0-10.3 156 19.3 15.1-24.4 156 18.8 14.8-23.5 680 52.7 47.3-58.0
$35,000- $49,999 1,143 24 2.9 1.7- 5.0 11 0.9 0.4- 2.1 118 14.3 11.1-18.4 149 16.3 12.6-20.7 841 65.6 60.5-70.3
$50,000+ 2,933 14 0.4 0.2- 0.9 19 1.2 0.6- 2.4 147 6.1 4.7- 7.9 271 10.6 9.0-12.5 2,482 81.6 79.2-83.8
REGION**
Region I 1,213 48 3.6 2.3- 5.7 26 2.6 1.4- 4.8 163 14.4 11.5-18.0 118 10.4 7.6-14.0 858 68.9 64.5-73.1
Region II 1,167 44 4.5 2.9- 7.0 28 3.8 2.2- 6.6 155 13.0 10.2-16.3 145 13.5 10.8-16.9 795 65.2 60.7-69.3
Region III 1,231 34 2.0 1.2- 3.2 29 2.4 1.3- 4.4 157 14.3 11.3-18.0 165 14.4 11.6-17.9 846 66.9 62.4-71.0
Region IV 1,083 54 4.2 2.9- 6.0 26 2.1 1.1- 3.8 170 17.9 14.2-22.4 127 13.4 10.3-17.2 706 62.4 57.7-66.9
Region V 1,082 39 2.9 2.0- 4.3 30 3.1 2.0- 4.9 151 13.8 11.2-16.9 120 12.4 9.8-15.6 742 67.7 63.6-71.6
Region VI 1,179 49 6.2 3.9- 9.8 28 2.3 1.3- 4.1 172 16.4 13.2-20.2 137 14.2 11.3-17.8 793 60.8 56.3-65.1
Region VII 1,117 44 2.5 1.4- 4.6 28 3.0 1.6- 5.8 153 13.8 10.4-18.1 129 14.3 10.5-19.2 763 66.3 60.8-71.4
Region VIII 1,094 36 3.3 2.0- 5.4 17 3.1 1.5- 6.2 134 13.6 10.7-17.2 105 12.6 9.4-16.7 802 67.3 62.6-71.8

** 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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