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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Tobacco Use

Four level smoker status*

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  Total #
Respondents
Smokes everyday Smokes some days Former smoker Never smoked
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,366 1,071 14.0 12.6-15.5 465 7.0 5.7- 8.5 2,843 24.1 22.7-25.6 4,987 54.9 53.0-56.9
GENDER
Male 3,509 467 16.5 14.2-19.1 203 8.7 6.6-11.4 1,403 28.8 26.3-31.5 1,436 45.9 42.8-49.2
Female 5,857 604 11.7 10.2-13.3 262 5.4 4.0- 7.1 1,440 19.8 18.2-21.4 3,551 63.2 60.9-65.4
RACE
White 5,981 740 15.1 13.4-17.0 230 5.5 4.1- 7.2 2,086 27.5 25.7-29.3 2,925 51.9 49.6-54.2
African American 2,666 262 11.7 9.4-14.4 186 9.7 7.0-13.2 559 15.3 13.0-17.8 1,659 63.4 59.5-67.1
Other 408 50 14.8 8.9-23.5 36 10.1 4.6-20.6 104 25.7 17.0-37.0 218 49.4 38.5-60.2
HISPANIC
Yes 115 8 8.2 2.2-25.7 7 6.4 1.8-20.3 29 13.4 6.8-24.6 71 72.0 54.1-84.9
No 8,998 1,048 14.3 12.9-15.8 446 6.9 5.6- 8.4 2,736 24.4 22.9-26.0 4,768 54.5 52.5-56.4
AGE
18-24 250 34 15.4 10.0-22.9 20 10.8 6.2-18.2 16 6.2 2.1-17.0 180 67.6 57.9-76.1
25-34 644 108 17.5 13.2-22.8 59 12.4 7.7-19.2 89 12.8 9.5-17.0 388 57.3 50.8-63.6
35-44 1,117 174 15.5 12.6-19.0 71 5.6 4.1- 7.6 174 17.3 14.2-20.8 698 61.6 57.4-65.7
45-54 1,618 289 17.3 14.8-20.2 95 6.3 4.6- 8.6 365 23.5 20.4-26.8 869 52.9 49.2-56.5
55-64 2,240 294 13.5 11.5-15.8 126 4.8 3.7- 6.1 697 34.6 31.6-37.6 1,123 47.1 44.0-50.2
65+ 3,497 172 5.0 4.0- 6.2 94 3.1 2.1- 4.5 1,502 44.1 41.7-46.5 1,729 47.8 45.5-50.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,368 218 25.9 21.1-31.4 96 7.5 5.1-11.0 450 24.0 20.3-28.1 604 42.5 37.0-48.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,003 413 19.7 16.9-22.9 169 8.8 6.7-11.4 831 22.2 19.9-24.6 1,590 49.3 46.1-52.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,280 283 12.2 9.9-14.9 124 8.2 5.1-12.7 710 27.0 23.5-30.7 1,163 52.7 48.5-56.9
College Graduate 2,696 157 5.4 4.0- 7.2 76 4.0 2.5- 6.4 843 23.5 21.1-26.0 1,620 67.2 64.0-70.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,239 193 22.2 17.3-27.9 104 12.5 7.3-20.6 305 20.0 15.9-25.0 637 45.3 39.1-51.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,668 254 22.1 18.3-26.5 112 8.0 5.7-11.1 464 22.4 18.2-27.2 838 47.5 42.7-52.4
$25,000- $34,999 974 126 13.4 10.3-17.4 48 11.1 6.3-18.8 316 25.3 20.9-30.2 484 50.2 43.2-57.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,160 123 13.0 9.9-16.9 50 6.8 3.9-11.5 400 28.6 24.6-33.0 587 51.7 46.6-56.6
$50,000+ 2,723 233 8.2 6.6-10.3 96 4.2 3.2- 5.6 873 26.0 23.6-28.6 1,521 61.5 58.6-64.4
REGION**
Region I 1,197 142 14.4 11.3-18.1 51 6.2 3.8-10.0 338 24.2 20.9-27.9 666 55.2 50.5-59.7
Region II 1,092 117 11.0 8.2-14.5 59 9.0 5.2-15.1 345 23.8 20.3-27.8 571 56.2 50.7-61.4
Region III 1,200 140 15.3 11.7-19.6 61 6.7 4.3-10.2 349 24.3 20.3-28.8 650 53.8 48.7-58.7
Region IV 1,294 159 14.4 11.7-17.7 77 6.4 4.5- 8.9 369 22.0 19.3-25.0 689 57.2 53.2-61.1
Region V 1,186 126 13.7 11.0-16.8 64 6.5 4.8- 8.9 357 23.9 20.9-27.1 639 56.0 51.9-60.0
Region VI 1,117 132 15.1 11.8-19.2 55 5.8 3.9- 8.6 345 27.7 24.1-31.7 585 51.3 46.7-55.9
Region VII 1,148 127 14.9 11.0-19.8 57 6.9 4.1-11.5 335 22.3 18.8-26.2 629 55.9 50.5-61.2
Region VIII 1,132 128 15.0 12.0-18.6 41 5.3 3.3- 8.5 405 28.8 25.4-32.6 558 50.9 46.5-55.2

*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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