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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 2,971 2,050 69.6 67.7-71.5 921 30.4 28.5-32.3
GENDER
Male 1,185 830 71.1 68.2-73.9 355 28.9 26.1-31.8
Female 1,786 1,220 68.2 65.6-70.7 566 31.8 29.3-34.4
RACE
White 2,256 1,539 68.2 66.0-70.4 717 31.8 29.6-34.0
African American 596 428 73.2 68.7-77.3 168 26.8 22.7-31.3
Other Minorities 92 64 73.2 62.3-81.8 28 26.8 18.2-37.7
HISPANIC
Yes 76 59 82.3 71.4-89.7 17 17.7 10.3-28.6
No 2,881 1,983 69.2 67.2-71.1 898 30.8 28.9-32.8
AGE
18-24 255 189 74.5 67.7-80.3 66 25.5 19.7-32.3
25-34 566 413 74.1 69.8-78.1 153 25.9 21.9-30.2
35-44 640 447 70.0 65.8-73.9 193 30.0 26.1-34.2
45-54 596 390 65.1 60.4-69.5 206 34.9 30.5-39.6
55-64 397 270 66.5 61.2-71.4 127 33.5 28.6-38.8
65+ 474 314 67.9 63.3-72.3 160 32.1 27.7-36.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 380 243 64.4 58.3-70.2 137 35.6 29.8-41.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 897 617 72.3 68.9-75.4 280 27.7 24.6-31.1
Some Post-H.S. 835 579 69.6 65.9-73.1 256 30.4 26.9-34.1
College Graduate 852 608 69.5 65.8-72.9 244 30.5 27.1-34.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 278 165 59.6 51.8-66.9 113 40.4 33.1-48.2
$15,000- 24,999 492 334 70.2 65.2-74.8 158 29.8 25.2-34.8
$25,000- 34,999 441 310 72.3 67.2-77.0 131 27.7 23.0-32.8
$35,000- 49,999 504 359 71.8 67.3-75.9 145 28.2 24.1-32.7
$50,000+ 842 603 71.1 67.5-74.4 239 28.9 25.6-32.5
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 192 124 63.8 56.0-70.9 68 36.2 29.1-44.0
Appalachia II 365 247 67.5 61.8-72.7 118 32.5 27.3-38.2
Appalachia III 198 131 65.7 58.1-72.5 67 34.3 27.5-41.9
Catawba 193 135 76.0 68.9-81.8 58 24.0 18.2-31.1
Edisto 85 64 76.8 63.6-86.2 21 23.2 13.8-36.4
Low Country 138 104 77.4 69.2-83.9 34 22.6 16.1-30.8
Palmetto 464 335 70.5 65.3-75.3 129 29.5 24.7-34.7
Pee Dee 205 131 65.5 57.9-72.3 74 34.5 27.7-42.1
Savannah 133 92 73.3 64.5-80.7 41 26.7 19.3-35.5
Trident 376 265 69.3 63.1-74.9 111 30.7 25.1-36.9
Upper Savannah 168 106 65.1 56.7-72.7 62 34.9 27.3-43.3
Waccamaw 225 150 68.1 60.8-74.6 75 31.9 25.4-39.2
Wateree 178 127 69.5 61.1-76.8 51 30.5 23.2-38.9

#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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