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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,135 7,532 76.6 74.9-78.2 1,603 23.4 21.8-25.1
GENDER
Male 3,448 2,794 72.9 70.0-75.6 654 27.1 24.4-30.0
Female 5,687 4,738 80.0 78.1-81.8 949 20.0 18.2-21.9
RACE
White 6,033 4,928 76.6 74.6-78.5 1,105 23.4 21.5-25.4
African American 2,420 2,128 82.2 78.5-85.3 292 17.8 14.7-21.5
Other 427 290 58.9 50.9-66.5 137 41.1 33.5-49.1
HISPANIC
Yes 142 91 52.5 39.3-65.3 51 47.5 34.7-60.7
No 8,771 7,279 77.4 75.7-79.0 1,492 22.6 21.0-24.3
AGE
18-24 247 123 46.8 38.1-55.8 124 53.2 44.2-61.9
25-34 637 480 73.2 68.2-77.7 157 26.8 22.3-31.8
35-44 1,136 932 78.2 74.1-81.8 204 21.8 18.2-25.9
45-54 1,722 1,409 81.4 78.7-83.8 313 18.6 16.2-21.3
55-64 2,218 1,891 81.7 78.8-84.2 327 18.3 15.8-21.2
65+ 3,175 2,697 84.2 82.3-85.9 478 15.8 14.1-17.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,237 742 48.2 43.1-53.3 495 51.8 46.7-56.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,822 2,204 68.7 65.3-71.9 618 31.3 28.1-34.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,324 2,006 81.7 78.4-84.6 318 18.3 15.4-21.6
College Graduate 2,733 2,565 91.4 89.2-93.2 168 8.6 6.8-10.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,074 734 55.9 49.6-62.0 340 44.1 38.0-50.4
$15,000- $24,999 1,517 1,164 66.2 61.6-70.6 353 33.8 29.4-38.4
$25,000- $34,999 1,052 872 75.9 71.1-80.2 180 24.1 19.8-28.9
$35,000- $49,999 1,143 973 77.7 72.9-81.9 170 22.3 18.1-27.1
$50,000+ 2,920 2,689 89.2 87.1-91.1 231 10.8 8.9-12.9
REGION**
Region I 1,203 974 72.6 68.0-76.7 229 27.4 23.3-32.0
Region II 1,166 916 75.5 71.4-79.2 250 24.5 20.8-28.6
Region III 1,226 1,049 79.6 75.0-83.5 177 20.4 16.5-25.0
Region IV 1,083 866 74.2 69.8-78.2 217 25.8 21.8-30.2
Region V 1,076 898 76.1 70.9-80.7 178 23.9 19.3-29.1
Region VI 1,177 958 73.5 68.8-77.7 219 26.5 22.3-31.2
Region VII 1,109 927 79.8 75.0-83.9 182 20.2 16.1-25.0
Region VIII 1,095 944 79.1 74.1-83.2 151 20.9 16.8-25.9

** 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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