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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Tobacco Use

Current smoking status*

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  Total #
Respondents
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,366 7,830 79.0 77.2-80.8 1,536 21.0 19.2-22.8
GENDER
Male 3,509 2,839 74.8 71.6-77.7 670 25.2 22.3-28.4
Female 5,857 4,991 83.0 80.9-84.9 866 17.0 15.1-19.1
RACE
White 5,981 5,011 79.4 77.2-81.5 970 20.6 18.5-22.8
African American 2,666 2,218 78.6 74.8-82.1 448 21.4 17.9-25.2
Other 408 322 75.1 64.3-83.5 86 24.9 16.5-35.7
HISPANIC
Yes 115 100 85.4 67.8-94.2 15 14.6 5.8-32.2
No 8,998 7,504 78.9 77.0-80.7 1,494 21.1 19.3-23.0
AGE
18-24 250 196 73.8 65.0-81.1 54 26.2 18.9-35.0
25-34 644 477 70.1 63.3-76.1 167 29.9 23.9-36.7
35-44 1,117 872 78.9 75.2-82.2 245 21.1 17.8-24.8
45-54 1,618 1,234 76.4 73.1-79.4 384 23.6 20.6-26.9
55-64 2,240 1,820 81.7 79.2-83.9 420 18.3 16.1-20.8
65+ 3,497 3,231 91.9 90.3-93.3 266 8.1 6.7- 9.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,368 1,054 66.6 60.9-71.7 314 33.4 28.3-39.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,003 2,421 71.5 68.1-74.7 582 28.5 25.3-31.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,280 1,873 79.7 75.3-83.4 407 20.3 16.6-24.7
College Graduate 2,696 2,463 90.7 88.0-92.8 233 9.3 7.2-12.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,239 942 65.3 58.1-71.9 297 34.7 28.1-41.9
$15,000- $24,999 1,668 1,302 69.9 65.2-74.2 366 30.1 25.8-34.8
$25,000- $34,999 974 800 75.4 68.5-81.3 174 24.6 18.7-31.5
$35,000- $49,999 1,160 987 80.3 75.2-84.5 173 19.7 15.5-24.8
$50,000+ 2,723 2,394 87.6 85.3-89.5 329 12.4 10.5-14.7
REGION**
Region I 1,197 1,004 79.4 74.9-83.3 193 20.6 16.7-25.1
Region II 1,092 916 80.0 74.3-84.7 176 20.0 15.3-25.7
Region III 1,200 999 78.1 73.2-82.3 201 21.9 17.7-26.8
Region IV 1,294 1,058 79.2 75.5-82.5 236 20.8 17.5-24.5
Region V 1,186 996 79.8 76.3-83.0 190 20.2 17.0-23.7
Region VI 1,117 930 79.0 74.7-82.8 187 21.0 17.2-25.3
Region VII 1,148 964 78.2 72.6-83.0 184 21.8 17.0-27.4
Region VIII 1,132 963 79.7 75.6-83.3 169 20.3 16.7-24.4

*Data in this table was derived from the Tobacco Use questions.

** 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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