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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

HIV/AIDS

I'm going to read you a list. When I'm done, please tell me if any of the situations apply to you. You don't need to tell me which one.
You have used intravenous drugs in the past year.
You have been treated for a sexually transmitted or venereal disease in the past year.
You have given or received money or drugs in exchange for sex in the past year.
You had anal sex without a condom in the past year.

Do any of these situations apply to you?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,735 388 3.6 3.2- 4.1 10,347 96.4 95.9-96.8
-Buncombe County 262 9 3.5 1.7- 6.9 253 96.5 93.1-98.3
GENDER
Male 99 4 3.5 1.2- 9.7 95 96.5 90.3-98.8
Female 163 5 3.5 1.4- 8.6 158 96.5 91.4-98.6
RACE
White 231 5 2.2 0.8- 5.8 226 97.8 94.2-99.2
Other 30 3 10.2 3.2-28.1 27 89.8 71.9-96.8
AGE
18-44 130 6 4.8 2.1-10.7 124 95.2 89.3-97.9
45+ 132 3 1.9 0.5- 6.9 129 98.1 93.1-99.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 83 4 6.3 2.3-16.0 79 93.7 84.0-97.7
Some College + 179 5 2.0 0.8- 4.9 174 98.0 95.1-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 150 6 4.4 1.8-10.1 144 95.6 89.9-98.2
$50,000+ 77 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 76 99.4 95.8-99.9

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported being less than age 65.

^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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