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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for Guilford County

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I am going to read you a list of reasons why some people have been tested for HIV. Not including blood donations, which of these would you say was the main reason for your last HIV test?*

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Respond.^
Routine Checkup Just to Find out Due to Pregnancy It Was Required Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,143 1,066 35.8 33.2-38.5 606 17.1 15.3-19.2 611 19.0 17.1-21.2 498 17.2 15.2-19.3 362 10.9 9.3-12.7
-Guilford County 154 55 36.9 28.2-46.6 27 14.8 9.4-22.5 27 18.1 11.9-26.5 24 13.6 8.6-20.8 21 16.6 10.4-25.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 135 36 25.1 17.5-34.6 35 28.3 19.9-38.7 23 16.2 10.5-24.2 18 14.7 8.5-24.0 23 15.6 9.6-24.4
Guilford 154 55 36.9 28.2-46.6 27 14.8 9.4-22.5 27 18.1 11.9-26.5 24 13.6 8.6-20.8 21 16.6 10.4-25.4
Mecklenburg 180 58 32.8 25.3-41.2 37 21.2 15.3-28.7 42 21.9 16.0-29.1 26 15.8 10.3-23.4 17 8.3 5.0-13.6
Orange 183 54 22.9 16.2-31.5 48 23.2 16.2-32.1 27 21.0 11.2-36.1 31 16.1 10.5-23.8 23 16.7 8.0-31.6
Wake 183 68 35.7 27.9-44.3 32 17.5 12.0-24.9 35 20.0 13.9-27.9 28 15.0 9.9-21.9 20 11.9 7.4-18.5
Chatham/Lee 109 46 40.6 30.2-52.0 14 8.7 4.8-15.3 22 20.0 12.8-29.8 14 14.4 8.4-23.7 13 16.2 8.0-29.8
Nash/Wilson 135 50 33.7 25.2-43.5 25 19.2 12.4-28.7 23 17.3 11.2-25.8 19 13.6 8.3-21.4 18 16.1 8.5-28.3
Craven/Pamlico 154 46 32.6 24.5-41.9 30 14.1 9.6-20.4 35 21.8 15.3-30.1 22 17.6 11.2-26.4 21 13.9 8.5-21.9
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 108 31 28.9 20.4-39.1 18 14.6 8.9-23.1 26 24.5 16.5-34.9 21 21.0 13.7-30.9 12 11.0 5.9-19.4
Appalachian/Wilkes 125 41 34.6 25.1-45.7 25 19.6 12.8-28.7 23 20.1 12.9-29.8 18 14.0 8.6-21.9 18 11.8 6.6-20.1
Franklin/Gran./Vance 170 53 36.7 27.5-47.1 47 24.1 17.3-32.4 32 15.3 10.4-21.9 25 17.0 10.3-26.8 13 6.9 3.4-13.4
Graham/Swain/Jackson 113 36 30.2 17.7-46.5 30 38.3 18.6-62.9 16 8.8 4.6-16.2 19 14.1 7.5-24.9 12 8.6 4.3-16.5
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 187 68 38.9 30.9-47.4 32 18.0 12.3-25.6 37 17.6 12.6-24.0 30 16.1 10.9-23.1 20 9.5 5.8-14.9
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 142 53 41.6 30.6-53.6 20 10.2 6.2-16.3 27 17.2 11.4-25.0 24 18.4 11.9-27.3 18 12.6 7.1-21.3
Northeast NC I 132 55 42.6 33.2-52.5 19 15.6 9.8-24.0 31 22.8 15.8-31.8 17 13.9 8.0-23.2 10 5.0 2.5- 9.8
Northeast NC II 161 57 31.4 24.1-39.8 29 20.4 13.7-29.1 30 17.4 11.9-24.7 27 19.3 13.0-27.7 18 11.5 6.9-18.4
Northeastern Partnership 293 112 35.3 29.3-41.7 48 18.7 13.7-25.0 61 19.3 14.7-24.8 44 17.4 12.6-23.6 28 9.3 6.0-14.0
Mountain AHEC 355 105 30.2 23.9-37.4 87 24.9 18.9-32.2 60 18.6 13.6-24.8 52 12.2 8.7-17.0 51 14.0 9.8-19.6
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 1,161 404 36.4 31.8-41.2 202 16.7 13.7-20.4 232 16.7 13.8-20.0 193 20.8 17.0-25.2 130 9.4 7.2-12.1
Piedmont 1,408 489 36.1 32.5-39.9 273 16.6 14.0-19.4 277 20.3 17.5-23.5 217 15.7 13.2-18.7 152 11.2 9.0-14.0
Western NC 574 173 32.7 26.7-39.2 131 21.0 16.5-26.2 102 19.0 14.5-24.4 88 14.2 10.5-18.9 80 13.2 9.6-17.8

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Guilford County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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* This question was asked only of respondents (< 65 yrs.) who reported having ever been tested for HIV.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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

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