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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Tobacco Use

Do you now smoke cigarettes every day, some days, or not at all? *

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  Total #
Respondents
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,379 1,071 31.1 28.3-33.9 465 15.4 12.8-18.5 2,843 53.5 50.5-56.5
GENDER
Male 2,073 467 30.6 26.7-34.8 203 16.1 12.3-20.6 1,403 53.3 48.9-57.7
Female 2,306 604 31.7 28.2-35.4 262 14.6 11.2-18.8 1,440 53.8 49.8-57.6
RACE
White 3,056 740 31.4 28.3-34.7 230 11.4 8.7-14.8 2,086 57.2 53.7-60.6
African American 1,007 262 31.9 26.0-38.3 186 26.4 19.9-34.2 559 41.7 35.6-48.1
Other 190 50 29.2 17.7-44.3 36 20.0 9.4-37.5 104 50.8 35.1-66.3
HISPANIC
Yes 44 8 29.2 9.3-62.5 7 23.0 7.1-53.9 29 47.7 24.0-72.5
No 4,230 1,048 31.3 28.6-34.2 446 15.1 12.4-18.2 2,736 53.6 50.5-56.7
AGE
18-24 70 34 47.5 30.9-64.8 20 33.4 19.4-51.0 16 19.1 6.8-43.2
25-34 256 108 41.0 31.3-51.4 59 29.0 19.1-41.5 89 30.0 22.2-39.2
35-44 419 174 40.5 33.8-47.5 71 14.5 10.6-19.5 174 45.0 38.2-52.0
45-54 749 289 36.8 31.7-42.1 95 13.4 9.8-18.0 365 49.8 44.3-55.4
55-64 1,117 294 25.6 22.0-29.5 126 9.1 7.1-11.6 697 65.3 61.2-69.3
65+ 1,768 172 9.6 7.7-11.8 94 5.9 4.1- 8.5 1,502 84.5 81.5-87.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 764 218 45.1 38.2-52.2 96 13.1 8.9-18.8 450 41.8 35.6-48.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,413 413 38.9 34.1-44.0 169 17.3 13.5-22.0 831 43.8 39.3-48.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,117 283 25.7 21.0-31.2 124 17.3 11.2-25.7 710 57.0 50.0-63.7
College Graduate 1,076 157 16.3 12.3-21.4 76 12.1 7.7-18.6 843 71.6 65.2-77.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 602 193 40.5 31.8-49.9 104 22.8 13.8-35.3 305 36.6 28.7-45.4
$15,000- $24,999 830 254 42.2 35.4-49.3 112 15.2 10.9-20.8 464 42.6 35.5-50.0
$25,000- $34,999 490 126 27.0 20.8-34.2 48 22.3 13.4-34.7 316 50.7 41.9-59.4
$35,000- $49,999 573 123 26.9 20.7-34.0 50 14.0 8.3-22.6 400 59.2 51.3-66.6
$50,000+ 1,202 233 21.4 17.4-26.0 96 11.0 8.3-14.4 873 67.7 62.8-72.1
REGION**
Region I 531 142 32.1 25.9-38.9 51 13.9 8.7-21.4 338 54.0 47.0-60.9
Region II 521 117 25.1 19.0-32.4 59 20.5 12.5-31.9 345 54.4 45.8-62.7
Region III 550 140 33.0 26.0-40.9 61 14.4 9.4-21.5 349 52.6 44.7-60.3
Region IV 605 159 33.7 28.2-39.7 77 14.9 10.7-20.2 369 51.4 45.6-57.2
Region V 547 126 31.0 25.7-36.9 64 14.8 11.0-19.7 357 54.2 48.3-59.9
Region VI 532 132 31.1 24.9-38.0 55 12.0 8.1-17.3 345 57.0 50.1-63.5
Region VII 519 127 33.7 25.9-42.6 57 15.7 9.5-24.8 335 50.5 42.3-58.8
Region VIII 574 128 30.5 24.9-36.7 41 10.8 6.7-16.8 405 58.7 52.3-64.8

*This question was asked only of respondents who reported that they have smoked at least 100 cigarettes in life.

** 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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