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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

HIV/AIDS

Where did you have your last HIV test-at a private doctor or HMO office, at a counseling and testing site, at a hospital, at a clinic, in a jail or prison, at home, or somewhere else?

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  Total
Respond.^
Private Doctor Hospital Clinic Home Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,063 2,559 50.5 48.8-52.3 906 17.0 15.7-18.3 1,087 21.9 20.5-23.3 163 3.4 2.9- 4.1 348 7.2 6.4- 8.1
-Buncombe County 120 51 43.1 33.6-53.1 20 15.3 9.5-23.8 36 29.1 20.8-39.0 4 3.2 1.1- 8.8 9 9.3 4.8-17.2
GENDER
Male 45 16 35.3 22.1-51.3 9 18.2 9.2-32.9 12 28.8 16.5-45.3 1 2.2 0.3-14.0 7 15.5 7.4-29.7
Female 75 35 50.9 38.7-62.9 11 12.5 6.6-22.3 24 29.4 19.7-41.4 3 4.1 1.2-13.4 2 3.1 0.8-11.6
RACE
White 99 42 44.1 33.6-55.3 18 15.7 9.5-24.8 29 28.5 19.5-39.6 4 3.8 1.3-10.5 6 7.8 3.5-16.8
Other 20 9 39.2 19.9-62.6 2 14.0 3.1-45.1 6 29.8 13.2-54.1 0 0.0 . - . 3 17.0 5.5-41.9
AGE
18-44 76 35 44.1 32.3-56.6 10 13.3 6.9-24.1 21 28.2 18.0-41.3 3 3.2 0.9-10.6 7 11.1 5.2-22.1
45+ 44 16 41.2 26.2-58.1 10 18.9 9.3-34.7 15 30.7 18.3-46.7 1 3.0 0.4-18.7 2 6.1 1.5-21.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 27 10 34.0 17.7-55.2 5 14.1 5.4-32.0 9 35.9 18.8-57.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 16.0 5.2-40.2
Some College + 93 41 45.8 34.8-57.1 15 15.7 9.1-25.9 27 27.1 18.2-38.4 4 4.1 1.4-11.2 6 7.3 3.3-15.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 65 26 40.5 28.2-54.1 11 14.5 7.6-25.8 22 32.9 21.8-46.2 2 3.3 0.8-13.2 4 8.8 3.2-21.8
$50,000+ 41 20 47.0 31.4-63.2 5 15.6 6.3-33.6 10 23.3 12.5-39.2 2 4.0 0.8-16.8 4 10.2 3.8-24.6

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* This question was asked only if the respondent (< 65 yrs.) and who reported being 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 (MAHEC): 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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