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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

HIV/AIDS

I'm going to read two statements about HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. After I read each one, please tell me whether you think it is true or false, or if you don't know.
A pregnant woman with HIV can get treatment to help reduce the chances that she w ill pass the virus on to her baby.*

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  Total
Respond.^
True False Don't know/Not sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,268 5,585 47.9 46.8-49.1 2,162 20.2 19.2-21.1 3,521 31.9 30.8-33.0
-Cabarrus County 325 147 43.4 37.5-49.5 68 22.8 18.0-28.6 110 33.7 28.2-39.7
GENDER
Male 124 56 44.2 35.0-53.9 28 23.9 16.5-33.4 40 31.8 23.5-41.4
Female 201 91 42.7 35.4-50.3 40 21.8 16.0-29.1 70 35.5 28.5-43.1
RACE
White 265 123 45.8 39.3-52.5 54 21.7 16.6-27.8 88 32.5 26.6-39.0
Other 57 22 32.4 20.6-47.0 14 28.4 16.6-44.2 21 39.2 25.9-54.3
AGE
18-44 178 78 42.6 34.8-50.8 35 19.9 14.2-27.2 65 37.5 30.0-45.7
45+ 147 69 44.5 35.7-53.7 33 26.6 18.8-36.2 45 28.8 21.4-37.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 52 36.4 27.9-45.8 33 25.1 17.8-34.2 50 38.5 29.8-48.1
Some College + 190 95 48.9 41.0-56.8 35 21.1 14.9-28.8 60 30.1 23.4-37.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 145 53 33.5 25.3-42.9 36 27.6 19.7-37.3 56 38.9 30.1-48.4
$50,000+ 111 67 60.5 50.4-69.7 15 13.7 8.3-21.9 29 25.8 18.0-35.5

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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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