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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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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  Total
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%)
TOTAL 1,328 337 25.6 22.0-29.5 238 15.3 12.7-18.2 414 35.5 31.7-39.5 178 13.3 10.9-16.2 161 10.3 8.4-12.7
AGE
18-24 127 32 28.2 17.8-41.6 23 12.7 7.5-20.8 57 51.4 38.9-63.7 8 4.9 1.9-12.1 7 2.8 1.1- 6.9
25-34 418 86 22.1 16.5-28.9 70 15.1 10.9-20.5 190 46.6 39.9-53.5 37 9.3 6.1-14.0 35 6.9 4.4-10.6
35-44 402 93 19.4 14.8-25.1 65 16.1 11.3-22.3 145 37.7 31.3-44.4 55 15.4 10.9-21.3 44 11.5 7.8-16.6
45-54 273 88 33.2 25.2-42.4 53 15.6 10.6-22.4 22 7.7 4.4-13.1 55 23.1 16.3-31.7 55 20.3 14.1-28.4
55-64 108 38 44.6 28.9-61.4 27 18.2 10.5-29.7 0 0.0 . - . 23 20.9 11.8-34.3 20 16.3 8.6-28.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 89 23 37.1 22.5-54.5 26 17.3 10.1-28.2 23 31.0 18.6-46.8 5 3.3 1.1- 9.1 12 11.4 5.2-23.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 340 102 29.6 22.3-38.2 60 16.9 12.0-23.3 118 35.3 28.2-43.1 32 11.1 7.0-17.3 28 7.0 4.4-11.1
Some Post-H.S. 386 90 20.0 14.8-26.6 72 19.0 13.8-25.7 116 38.2 30.6-46.3 61 15.0 10.7-20.5 47 7.8 5.1-11.7
College Graduate 513 122 24.7 19.6-30.8 80 10.2 7.4-13.8 157 34.3 28.8-40.3 80 16.0 11.9-21.2 74 14.8 10.9-19.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 134 37 32.4 20.2-47.7 43 32.7 22.0-45.6 28 19.6 10.9-32.5 9 4.2 1.9- 8.9 17 11.1 5.7-20.4
$15,000- 24,999 223 67 28.9 20.3-39.3 53 18.3 12.5-25.9 64 39.8 30.0-50.5 18 5.8 3.0-10.9 21 7.2 4.1-12.2
$25,000- 34,999 157 38 26.0 15.1-41.0 32 18.1 10.9-28.5 47 40.6 29.0-53.4 13 4.2 2.1- 8.1 27 11.0 6.2-18.8
$35,000- 49,999 194 52 26.0 17.9-36.1 34 13.7 8.8-20.7 63 38.1 28.0-49.2 20 12.0 6.6-21.0 25 10.2 5.7-17.6
$50,000-74,999 175 41 17.3 10.9-26.3 28 13.8 7.9-23.0 66 41.1 31.6-51.3 25 17.2 10.5-26.8 15 10.6 5.5-19.3
$75,000+ 244 56 23.3 17.1-31.1 23 10.5 5.6-18.8 83 31.6 24.5-39.6 47 19.6 13.8-27.1 35 15.0 9.9-22.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 73 20 24.1 15.1-36.2 15 20.5 11.6-33.7 18 29.9 19.1-43.4 7 9.5 4.5-18.9 13 16.0 8.9-27.0
Guilford 59 18 33.3 20.3-49.5 7 10.7 4.8-22.0 19 34.7 21.9-50.2 8 8.6 4.0-17.5 7 12.7 5.7-26.1
Mecklenburg 67 17 25.3 15.1-39.1 10 14.2 7.4-25.6 27 40.8 28.7-54.0 9 16.1 8.3-28.7 4 3.7 1.3- 9.9
Orange 94 24 19.4 10.7-32.8 26 20.5 11.9-32.8 21 34.4 17.3-56.8 11 6.3 3.1-12.5 12 19.4 6.2-46.5
Wake 68 20 26.4 16.9-38.6 7 9.2 4.1-19.3 21 32.2 21.4-45.5 11 15.8 8.5-27.5 9 16.4 8.4-29.7
Chatham/Lee 43 13 27.3 15.0-44.3 8 12.8 6.1-25.1 12 32.1 19.0-48.9 6 18.5 8.5-35.7 4 9.2 3.4-22.6
Nash/Wilson 41 11 19.2 10.1-33.6 5 13.4 4.9-31.6 9 32.3 17.5-51.8 9 21.1 10.7-37.3 7 14.0 6.2-28.5
Craven/Pamlico 74 15 19.4 11.4-31.2 16 16.7 9.9-26.7 29 44.7 32.6-57.5 3 4.1 1.2-12.8 11 15.1 8.2-26.1
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 62 11 15.7 8.5-27.3 11 14.8 7.9-25.8 26 47.1 33.6-61.0 7 11.5 5.2-23.5 7 10.9 4.7-23.3
Appalachian/Wilkes 78 23 31.9 19.9-46.9 14 16.5 9.2-27.9 23 34.1 22.5-48.0 6 7.6 3.1-17.2 12 9.9 5.3-17.9
Franklin/Gran./Vance 66 17 26.5 15.0-42.3 12 18.9 9.6-33.6 19 26.2 16.3-39.3 12 23.6 11.6-42.1 6 4.8 2.0-11.2
Graham/Swain/Jackson 57 15 26.9 15.7-42.1 14 25.8 14.9-41.0 11 16.2 8.7-28.3 12 20.6 11.5-34.2 5 10.4 4.1-23.8
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 42 7 17.6 8.4-33.2 7 14.8 6.9-29.0 19 45.7 30.7-61.4 5 10.8 4.2-24.8 4 11.2 3.8-28.3
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 52 16 29.5 17.5-45.1 6 8.7 3.7-19.1 17 32.0 19.7-47.4 7 16.1 6.8-33.4 6 13.7 5.0-32.3
Northeast NC I 30 9 33.0 17.6-53.1 2 7.1 1.7-24.9 11 37.6 21.4-57.2 5 16.4 6.7-34.9 3 5.9 1.7-18.0
Northeast NC II 66 16 19.6 11.4-31.6 11 21.8 11.8-36.7 20 30.5 19.6-44.1 11 18.4 9.7-32.0 8 9.7 4.6-19.6
Northeastern Partnership 96 25 22.6 14.9-32.8 13 18.4 10.4-30.6 31 32.1 22.6-43.4 16 17.9 10.5-28.9 11 8.9 4.6-16.5
Mountain AHEC 201 49 21.9 15.2-30.5 42 18.3 12.4-26.0 49 31.8 23.5-41.5 29 10.3 6.5-15.8 32 17.7 11.8-25.9
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 419 104 25.9 19.4-33.6 69 15.4 11.1-21.0 138 33.7 27.1-41.0 55 13.7 9.6-19.1 53 11.3 7.7-16.3
Piedmont 578 153 26.4 21.4-32.1 101 14.5 11.0-18.9 185 36.4 30.9-42.2 81 13.8 10.4-18.1 58 8.9 6.3-12.3
Western NC 331 80 22.3 16.7-29.1 68 17.5 12.8-23.4 91 35.5 27.9-43.8 42 11.2 7.4-16.5 50 13.6 9.5-19.1

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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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