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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 9,307 6,307 69.6 67.9-71.2 743 7.8 6.9- 8.9 2,257 22.6 21.1-24.1
GENDER
Male 3,523 2,387 69.9 67.3-72.5 306 8.8 7.3-10.7 830 21.2 19.0-23.6
Female 5,784 3,920 69.3 67.2-71.3 437 6.9 6.0- 8.0 1,427 23.8 22.0-25.8
RACE
White 6,129 4,422 73.1 71.2-74.9 376 5.6 4.8- 6.5 1,331 21.4 19.7-23.1
African American 2,473 1,484 62.6 58.8-66.4 282 12.9 10.3-16.0 707 24.5 21.4-27.8
Other 438 289 68.2 60.8-74.8 48 9.3 6.0-14.1 101 22.5 16.7-29.5
HISPANIC
Yes 143 87 59.8 46.3-72.0 20 10.1 5.0-19.5 36 30.0 19.1-43.9
No 8,932 6,133 70.4 68.7-72.0 690 7.6 6.7- 8.7 2,109 22.0 20.5-23.5
AGE
18-24 256 166 65.0 56.2-72.8 28 13.2 8.1-20.8 62 21.8 15.7-29.5
25-34 648 473 75.0 70.2-79.3 47 5.8 3.9- 8.6 128 19.1 15.3-23.7
35-44 1,155 824 71.8 67.7-75.5 94 6.8 5.0- 9.1 237 21.4 18.1-25.3
45-54 1,743 1,241 73.3 70.3-76.1 141 7.5 5.9- 9.6 361 19.2 16.7-21.8
55-64 2,263 1,641 71.1 67.9-74.1 140 6.2 4.9- 7.8 482 22.7 19.9-25.9
65+ 3,242 1,962 59.2 56.6-61.7 293 9.8 8.5-11.4 987 31.0 28.6-33.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,280 585 48.8 43.8-53.8 192 14.3 11.2-18.1 503 36.9 32.2-41.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,872 1,803 64.4 61.0-67.5 259 9.8 7.9-12.2 810 25.8 23.0-28.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,362 1,732 75.6 72.6-78.3 151 6.2 4.7- 8.2 479 18.2 15.8-20.8
College Graduate 2,772 2,176 78.1 75.3-80.6 138 4.6 3.5- 6.0 458 17.4 15.0-20.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,093 609 58.3 52.4-64.1 149 15.8 11.5-21.3 335 25.9 21.5-30.8
$15,000- $24,999 1,550 952 62.4 57.9-66.7 139 8.4 6.6-10.7 459 29.2 25.1-33.6
$25,000- $34,999 1,066 693 61.2 55.8-66.3 88 9.1 6.6-12.3 285 29.7 24.9-35.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,147 844 72.3 67.5-76.6 70 6.2 4.0- 9.5 233 21.5 17.8-25.9
$50,000+ 2,955 2,330 78.7 76.2-81.0 146 4.7 3.6- 6.0 479 16.6 14.5-19.0
REGION**
Region I 1,228 821 64.9 60.2-69.2 109 8.6 6.2-11.9 298 26.5 22.5-30.9
Region II 1,190 791 69.6 65.6-73.3 98 6.2 4.7- 8.1 301 24.2 20.7-28.0
Region III 1,248 855 70.3 65.9-74.3 102 9.0 6.5-12.4 291 20.7 17.4-24.5
Region IV 1,101 709 68.4 64.1-72.4 82 7.7 5.4-10.8 310 23.9 20.5-27.8
Region V 1,101 740 69.3 65.4-73.0 74 6.5 4.9- 8.8 287 24.1 20.8-27.8
Region VI 1,203 824 69.6 65.4-73.5 101 8.9 6.6-11.7 278 21.5 18.1-25.4
Region VII 1,127 793 73.1 68.1-77.6 89 7.6 5.4-10.6 245 19.3 15.3-24.0
Region VIII 1,109 774 69.7 65.2-73.9 88 8.7 6.4-11.8 247 21.5 17.8-25.8

** 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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