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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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 3,038 1,338 46.8 44.2-49.5 1,700 53.2 50.5-55.8
AGE
18-24 228 127 57.5 47.6-66.8 101 42.5 33.2-52.4
25-34 572 419 70.2 64.5-75.3 153 29.8 24.7-35.5
35-44 743 405 55.7 50.6-60.8 338 44.3 39.2-49.4
45-54 811 278 33.9 29.2-38.9 533 66.1 61.1-70.8
55-64 684 109 16.7 12.4-22.0 575 83.3 78.0-87.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 234 91 50.3 40.4-60.2 143 49.7 39.8-59.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 859 342 43.8 38.8-49.0 517 56.2 51.0-61.2
Some Post-H.S. 857 386 48.3 43.2-53.5 471 51.7 46.5-56.8
College Graduate 1,086 519 47.2 43.0-51.5 567 52.8 48.5-57.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 241 136 62.0 52.4-70.8 105 38.0 29.2-47.6
$15,000- 24,999 470 223 50.0 43.1-56.9 247 50.0 43.1-56.9
$25,000- 34,999 358 158 48.6 40.3-57.0 200 51.4 43.0-59.7
$35,000- 49,999 473 195 44.2 37.4-51.2 278 55.8 48.8-62.6
$50,000-74,999 423 177 43.0 36.5-49.8 246 57.0 50.2-63.5
$75,000+ 530 246 48.2 42.5-54.0 284 51.8 46.0-57.5
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 162 73 44.7 36.2-53.6 89 55.3 46.4-63.8
Guilford 148 59 47.0 37.7-56.5 89 53.0 43.5-62.3
Mecklenburg 140 69 50.6 41.5-59.6 71 49.4 40.4-58.5
Orange 187 96 52.1 39.7-64.3 91 47.9 35.7-60.3
Wake 157 68 41.8 33.6-50.5 89 58.2 49.5-66.4
Chatham/Lee 111 44 38.0 28.6-48.5 67 62.0 51.5-71.4
Nash/Wilson 93 41 48.5 37.2-59.9 52 51.5 40.1-62.8
Craven/Pamlico 147 74 48.8 40.0-57.7 73 51.2 42.3-60.0
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 176 63 37.0 29.2-45.6 113 63.0 54.4-70.8
Appalachian/Wilkes 201 78 39.0 30.0-49.0 123 61.0 51.0-70.0
Franklin/Gran./Vance 130 67 55.9 44.9-66.4 63 44.1 33.6-55.1
Graham/Swain/Jackson 154 57 36.6 28.3-45.8 97 63.4 54.2-71.7
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 85 42 57.4 45.8-68.2 43 42.6 31.8-54.2
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 119 52 46.1 36.2-56.4 67 53.9 43.6-63.8
Northeast NC I 91 30 39.2 28.8-50.7 61 60.8 49.3-71.2
Northeast NC II 148 67 51.1 42.1-60.0 81 48.9 40.0-57.9
Northeastern Partnership 239 97 47.8 40.6-55.2 142 52.2 44.8-59.4
Mountain AHEC 495 201 43.0 37.3-48.9 294 57.0 51.1-62.7
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 903 420 49.0 43.9-54.2 483 51.0 45.8-56.1
Piedmont 1,314 587 46.9 43.1-50.8 727 53.1 49.2-56.9
Western NC 821 331 43.2 38.3-48.3 490 56.8 51.7-61.7

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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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