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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 9,306 8,313 90.7 89.6-91.7 226 2.7 2.1- 3.3 767 6.7 5.8- 7.6
GENDER
Male 3,521 3,044 88.3 86.3-90.0 95 3.0 2.2- 4.2 382 8.6 7.1-10.4
Female 5,785 5,269 92.8 91.7-93.8 131 2.3 1.7- 3.1 385 4.9 4.2- 5.7
RACE
White 6,127 5,707 94.4 93.3-95.3 84 1.0 0.7- 1.4 336 4.6 3.8- 5.7
African American 2,474 2,077 85.4 82.7-87.8 92 5.3 3.8- 7.4 305 9.3 7.5-11.4
Other 438 368 81.9 75.1-87.2 27 6.7 3.7-11.9 43 11.4 7.3-17.4
HISPANIC
Yes 143 109 72.2 58.4-82.8 14 10.5 4.8-21.6 20 17.2 8.8-30.9
No 8,931 8,067 91.7 90.7-92.6 193 2.3 1.8- 2.9 671 6.0 5.2- 6.9
AGE
18-24 256 213 84.8 77.9-89.8 17 6.1 3.2-11.2 26 9.1 5.3-15.2
25-34 647 595 92.7 89.4-95.1 20 2.5 1.4- 4.5 32 4.7 2.8- 7.9
35-44 1,156 1,089 93.7 91.2-95.5 28 2.7 1.6- 4.6 39 3.6 2.3- 5.5
45-54 1,743 1,621 93.1 91.3-94.6 31 1.7 1.0- 2.8 91 5.2 3.9- 6.9
55-64 2,262 2,090 93.2 90.8-95.1 32 1.0 0.5- 1.8 140 5.8 4.1- 8.2
65+ 3,242 2,705 83.5 81.5-85.3 98 3.3 2.5- 4.4 439 13.2 11.5-14.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,279 916 71.6 66.8-76.0 84 8.4 5.7-12.2 279 20.0 16.3-24.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,871 2,511 88.4 86.0-90.4 77 3.1 2.1- 4.4 283 8.5 6.8-10.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,363 2,206 94.6 92.8-96.0 42 2.0 1.2- 3.1 115 3.4 2.4- 4.9
College Graduate 2,772 2,663 97.1 96.2-97.9 23 0.6 0.3- 1.0 86 2.3 1.7- 3.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,092 869 82.1 77.8-85.7 47 4.8 2.9- 7.7 176 13.2 10.2-16.8
$15,000- $24,999 1,550 1,343 87.5 83.9-90.4 51 3.2 2.1- 4.9 156 9.3 6.7-12.8
$25,000- $34,999 1,066 955 89.4 85.5-92.4 30 3.0 1.6- 5.4 81 7.6 5.1-11.2
$35,000- $49,999 1,146 1,079 94.4 91.0-96.5 15 3.2 1.4- 7.0 52 2.4 1.6- 3.5
$50,000+ 2,955 2,835 95.6 94.2-96.7 25 0.9 0.5- 1.5 95 3.5 2.5- 4.9
REGION**
Region I 1,227 1,102 89.7 86.1-92.5 24 3.4 1.8- 6.4 101 6.9 4.8- 9.7
Region II 1,190 1,074 91.8 89.5-93.7 25 2.4 1.3- 4.3 91 5.8 4.3- 7.6
Region III 1,248 1,126 90.6 87.3-93.0 32 2.6 1.6- 4.3 90 6.9 4.7- 9.9
Region IV 1,102 943 87.5 83.9-90.4 34 3.2 1.6- 6.2 125 9.3 7.0-12.3
Region V 1,101 979 89.1 86.2-91.5 25 3.5 2.0- 6.2 97 7.4 5.7- 9.4
Region VI 1,202 1,066 89.3 85.9-92.0 34 3.4 2.0- 5.5 102 7.3 5.1-10.4
Region VII 1,127 1,024 94.7 92.0-96.5 31 1.4 0.7- 2.6 72 3.9 2.3- 6.6
Region VIII 1,109 999 88.7 84.8-91.7 21 2.5 1.5- 4.3 89 8.8 6.0-12.6

** 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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