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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Physical Activity-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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 967 545 58.3 53.4-63.0 422 41.7 37.0-46.6
GENDER
Female 967 545 58.3 53.4-63.0 422 41.7 37.0-46.6
RACE
African American 967 545 58.3 53.4-63.0 422 41.7 37.0-46.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 10 7 60.8 18.9-91.1 3 39.2 8.9-81.1
-English Speaking 10 7 60.8 18.9-91.1 3 39.2 8.9-81.1
Non-Hispanic 957 538 58.2 53.3-63.0 419 41.8 37.0-46.7
AGE
18-24 89 67 62.8 44.6-78.0 22 37.2 22.0-55.4
25-34 198 161 82.4 73.2-88.9 37 17.6 11.1-26.8
35-44 257 157 61.2 52.0-69.7 100 38.8 30.3-48.0
45-54 250 98 41.7 33.2-50.7 152 58.3 49.3-66.8
55-64 173 62 30.8 21.7-41.6 111 69.2 58.4-78.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 142 70 46.0 34.1-58.3 72 54.0 41.7-65.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 344 207 61.8 52.9-70.0 137 38.2 30.0-47.1
Some Post-H.S. 271 153 59.0 49.5-67.8 118 41.0 32.2-50.5
College Graduate 210 115 58.0 49.1-66.4 95 42.0 33.6-50.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 174 119 68.1 57.8-76.8 55 31.9 23.2-42.2
$15,000- 24,999 233 136 64.8 55.7-73.1 97 35.2 26.9-44.3
$25,000- 34,999 150 84 52.4 40.4-64.1 66 47.6 35.9-59.6
$35,000- 49,999 106 66 71.6 59.3-81.3 40 28.4 18.7-40.7
$50,000-74,999 61 33 55.5 38.2-71.5 28 44.5 28.5-61.8
$75,000+ 51 25 52.7 35.2-69.6 26 47.3 30.4-64.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 12 9 83.4 54.0-95.5 3 16.6 4.5-46.0
Guilford 57 37 66.9 51.4-79.5 20 33.1 20.5-48.6
Mecklenburg 67 40 67.8 55.0-78.4 27 32.2 21.6-45.0
Orange 26 15 62.9 42.5-79.5 11 37.1 20.5-57.5
Wake 45 28 66.3 50.0-79.4 17 33.7 20.6-50.0
Chatham/Lee 40 21 48.1 31.4-65.2 19 51.9 34.8-68.6
Nash/Wilson 71 42 58.9 45.6-71.0 29 41.1 29.0-54.4
Craven/Pamlico 40 18 41.6 23.7-62.0 22 58.4 38.0-76.3
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 5 1 12.9 1.6-57.0 4 87.1 43.0-98.4
Appalachian/Wilkes 5 4 79.3 29.1-97.3 1 20.7 2.7-70.9
Franklin/Gran./Vance 86 44 48.2 36.4-60.2 42 51.8 39.8-63.6
Graham/Swain/Jackson 8 3 38.1 12.3-73.0 5 61.9 27.0-87.7
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 74 47 64.8 51.3-76.3 27 35.2 23.7-48.7
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 71 40 60.4 47.5-71.9 31 39.6 28.1-52.5
Northeast NC I 122 61 49.6 39.5-59.8 61 50.4 40.2-60.5
Northeast NC II 74 39 47.3 34.5-60.4 35 52.7 39.6-65.5
Northeastern Partnership 196 100 48.5 40.3-56.8 96 51.5 43.2-59.7
Mountain AHEC 24 13 63.5 38.5-82.8 11 36.5 17.2-61.5
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 508 275 52.4 45.1-59.6 233 47.6 40.4-54.9
Piedmont 424 250 61.9 55.3-68.1 174 38.1 31.9-44.7
Western NC 35 20 71.4 45.9-88.0 15 28.6 12.0-54.1

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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 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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