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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,176 630 29.5 27.4-31.8 1,546 70.5 68.2-72.6
GENDER
Male 828 277 32.7 29.3-36.3 551 67.3 63.7-70.7
Female 1,348 353 26.8 24.3-29.6 995 73.2 70.4-75.7
RACE
White 1,678 506 30.3 27.9-32.8 1,172 69.7 67.2-72.1
African American 412 100 27.4 22.6-32.7 312 72.6 67.3-77.4
Other Minorities 62 17 28.2 17.0-42.9 45 71.8 57.1-83.0
HISPANIC
Yes 47 11 22.6 11.1-40.6 36 77.4 59.4-88.9
No 2,115 612 29.7 27.5-31.9 1,503 70.3 68.1-72.5
AGE
35-44 635 90 15.6 12.5-19.3 545 84.4 80.7-87.5
45-54 601 151 24.7 21.0-28.9 450 75.3 71.1-79.0
55-64 404 153 36.7 31.8-41.9 251 63.3 58.1-68.2
65+ 490 224 46.8 42.0-51.6 266 53.2 48.4-58.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 318 119 35.8 30.1-41.9 199 64.2 58.1-69.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 634 164 26.7 22.9-30.8 470 73.3 69.2-77.1
Some Post-H.S. 591 176 31.5 27.4-35.9 415 68.5 64.1-72.6
College Graduate 626 170 27.6 23.9-31.5 456 72.4 68.5-76.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 226 84 39.2 31.9-46.9 142 60.8 53.1-68.1
$15,000- 24,999 319 95 29.1 23.8-34.9 224 70.9 65.1-76.2
$25,000- 34,999 284 80 30.5 24.7-36.9 204 69.5 63.1-75.3
$35,000- 49,999 347 89 27.5 22.5-33.0 258 72.5 67.0-77.5
$50,000+ 646 172 27.0 23.4-31.0 474 73.0 69.0-76.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 146 39 25.8 19.1-34.1 107 74.2 65.9-80.9
Appalachia II 279 79 29.4 23.7-35.9 200 70.6 64.1-76.3
Appalachia III 139 45 31.9 24.2-40.8 94 68.1 59.2-75.8
Catawba 141 38 25.3 18.4-33.8 103 74.7 66.2-81.6
Edisto 62 16 26.1 15.6-40.4 46 73.9 59.6-84.4
Low Country 108 35 34.0 24.8-44.6 73 66.0 55.4-75.2
Palmetto 345 80 22.8 18.3-28.0 265 77.2 72.0-81.7
Pee Dee 163 55 37.2 29.1-46.1 108 62.8 53.9-70.9
Savannah 90 28 34.0 23.9-45.7 62 66.0 54.3-76.1
Trident 249 75 30.7 24.7-37.5 174 69.3 62.5-75.3
Upper Savannah 128 44 33.0 24.7-42.5 84 67.0 57.5-75.3
Waccamaw 162 57 34.7 26.6-43.7 105 65.3 56.3-73.4
Wateree 132 32 27.9 20.1-37.2 100 72.1 62.8-79.9

* This question was asked only of respondents who reported being age 35 or older.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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