Annual Survey Reports
The South Carolina Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (SC BRFSS) is administered by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SC DHEC) with funding and guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) since 1984. The BRFSS questionnaire is modified each year by the CDC with collaboration of the states. The survey asks a variety of behavior-related questions including tobacco and alcohol consumption, exercise, as well as demographic information, access to health care, health awareness, use of preventive services, and other topics. South Carolina also develops specific “State-added questions” to be included in the survey to meet the needs of the state.
(2006-12-19)The 2005 SC BRFSS (Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System) consists of 8,440 complete telephone interviews conducted with a randomly selected adult aged 18 years or older from sampled households using a disproportionate ...