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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

HIV/AIDS

As far as you know, have you ever been tested for HIV? Do not count tests you may have had as part of a blood donation.*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,744 2,472 49.5 47.3-51.6 2,272 50.5 48.4-52.7
GENDER
Male 1,879 987 47.8 44.5-51.2 892 52.2 48.8-55.5
Female 2,865 1,485 51.1 48.3-53.8 1,380 48.9 46.2-51.7
RACE
White 3,524 1,710 46.5 44.0-49.0 1,814 53.5 51.0-56.0
African American 917 580 59.5 54.6-64.3 337 40.5 35.7-45.4
Other Minorities 238 141 50.9 40.6-61.1 97 49.1 38.9-59.4
HISPANIC
Yes 147 89 45.4 33.3-58.2 58 54.6 41.8-66.7
No 4,589 2,379 49.6 47.4-51.8 2,210 50.4 48.2-52.6
AGE
18-24 534 335 53.2 46.4-59.8 199 46.8 40.2-53.6
25-34 1,121 791 65.5 61.1-69.7 330 34.5 30.3-38.9
35-44 1,235 711 54.1 49.9-58.2 524 45.9 41.8-50.1
45-54 1,084 422 41.0 36.0-46.2 662 59.0 53.8-64.0
55-64 770 213 26.4 22.1-31.2 557 73.6 68.8-77.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 446 221 44.8 37.6-52.3 225 55.2 47.7-62.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,418 687 44.9 41.0-48.9 731 55.1 51.1-59.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,277 696 50.6 46.6-54.7 581 49.4 45.3-53.4
College Graduate 1,595 866 55.8 52.0-59.5 729 44.2 40.5-48.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 372 203 45.5 37.6-53.7 169 54.5 46.3-62.4
$15,000- 24,999 721 429 57.1 51.3-62.6 292 42.9 37.4-48.7
$25,000- 34,999 710 368 50.3 44.8-55.9 342 49.7 44.1-55.2
$35,000- 49,999 858 445 46.4 41.7-51.2 413 53.6 48.8-58.3
$50,000+ 1,420 721 53.1 49.0-57.1 699 46.9 42.9-51.0
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 324 164 50.3 44.0-56.6 160 49.7 43.4-56.0
Cumberland 334 246 71.6 59.4-81.4 88 28.4 18.6-40.6
Durham 309 186 55.7 47.6-63.4 123 44.3 36.6-52.4
Forsyth 330 154 45.9 39.6-52.4 176 54.1 47.6-60.4
Gaston 343 189 53.7 47.7-59.6 154 46.3 40.4-52.3
Guilford 315 174 55.4 49.0-61.7 141 44.6 38.3-51.0
Mecklenburg 351 177 49.2 43.3-55.1 174 50.8 44.9-56.7
New Hanover 314 161 54.9 48.5-61.1 153 45.1 38.9-51.5
Onslow 374 232 67.2 60.8-73.0 142 32.8 27.0-39.2
Wake 356 174 48.6 42.6-54.7 182 51.4 45.3-57.4
Western NC 429 162 38.0 33.0-43.4 267 62.0 56.6-67.0
Piedmont NC 502 228 47.5 42.4-52.7 274 52.5 47.3-57.6
Eastern NC 463 225 49.4 43.9-54.9 238 50.6 45.1-56.1

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* This question was asked only if the respondent (< 65 yrs.) and who believed medical treatments were available for HIV.

#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.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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