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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 3,008 1,071 35.8 33.8-37.8 1,937 64.2 62.2-66.2
GENDER
Male 1,196 383 33.7 30.7-36.9 813 66.3 63.1-69.3
Female 1,812 688 37.6 35.1-40.2 1,124 62.4 59.8-64.9
RACE
White 2,283 743 32.5 30.3-34.7 1,540 67.5 65.3-69.7
African American 602 280 45.2 40.5-50.0 322 54.8 50.0-59.5
Other Minorities 94 32 33.8 23.4-46.0 62 66.2 54.0-76.6
HISPANIC
Yes 77 38 54.8 41.4-67.5 39 45.2 32.5-58.6
No 2,915 1,027 35.1 33.1-37.1 1,888 64.9 62.9-66.9
AGE
18-24 258 48 18.4 13.7-24.3 210 81.6 75.7-86.3
25-34 568 168 30.5 26.1-35.2 400 69.5 64.8-73.9
35-44 646 201 33.0 29.0-37.3 445 67.0 62.7-71.0
45-54 598 273 46.3 41.6-51.0 325 53.7 49.0-58.4
55-64 402 172 44.7 39.4-50.0 230 55.3 50.0-60.6
65+ 490 191 41.7 36.9-46.6 299 58.3 53.4-63.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 393 158 41.6 35.8-47.7 235 58.4 52.3-64.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 903 333 37.6 34.0-41.4 570 62.4 58.6-66.0
Some Post-H.S. 850 299 33.3 29.8-37.0 551 66.7 63.0-70.2
College Graduate 855 277 32.5 29.2-36.1 578 67.5 63.9-70.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 284 107 39.9 32.9-47.3 177 60.1 52.7-67.1
$15,000- 24,999 495 187 35.7 30.8-40.9 308 64.3 59.1-69.2
$25,000- 34,999 443 156 35.9 30.7-41.5 287 64.1 58.5-69.3
$35,000- 49,999 505 168 33.1 28.7-37.8 337 66.9 62.2-71.3
$50,000+ 849 296 35.7 32.2-39.3 553 64.3 60.7-67.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 193 66 33.5 26.5-41.3 127 66.5 58.7-73.5
Appalachia II 369 135 37.5 32.1-43.3 234 62.5 56.7-67.9
Appalachia III 204 65 31.2 24.8-38.5 139 68.8 61.5-75.2
Catawba 194 75 36.9 28.9-45.6 119 63.1 54.4-71.1
Edisto 86 41 53.5 41.0-65.5 45 46.5 34.5-59.0
Low Country 141 41 30.2 22.2-39.6 100 69.8 60.4-77.8
Palmetto 468 161 32.6 28.0-37.5 307 67.4 62.5-72.0
Pee Dee 207 72 39.4 32.0-47.3 135 60.6 52.7-68.0
Savannah 135 39 26.1 18.8-34.9 96 73.9 65.1-81.2
Trident 380 136 35.4 30.0-41.2 244 64.6 58.8-70.0
Upper Savannah 169 64 38.4 30.4-47.0 105 61.6 53.0-69.6
Waccamaw 227 81 36.3 29.4-43.9 146 63.7 56.1-70.6
Wateree 183 73 37.9 30.2-46.2 110 62.1 53.8-69.8

#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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