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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 350 185 49.4 43.4-55.4 63 18.7 14.4-23.9 102 31.9 26.4-38.1
GENDER
Male 127 61 45.0 35.4-55.0 31 23.0 15.8-32.2 35 32.0 22.9-42.6
Female 223 124 53.0 45.7-60.1 32 15.1 10.6-21.1 67 31.9 25.5-39.1
RACE
White 209 111 51.0 43.4-58.6 33 15.3 10.7-21.3 65 33.7 26.8-41.3
Other 139 74 47.6 38.0-57.3 29 23.2 15.8-32.8 36 29.3 20.4-40.0
AGE
18-44 213 110 46.5 39.0-54.1 44 22.7 16.8-29.9 59 30.9 23.8-38.9
45+ 137 75 54.0 44.3-63.4 19 12.3 7.6-19.5 43 33.7 25.1-43.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 128 49 33.8 25.4-43.3 34 26.6 18.7-36.3 45 39.6 29.8-50.4
Some College + 222 136 59.1 51.7-66.2 29 13.7 9.3-19.8 57 27.1 21.0-34.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 204 112 50.4 42.6-58.2 39 19.8 14.2-26.8 53 29.8 22.8-37.9
$50,000+ 95 53 53.0 42.0-63.7 15 16.1 9.3-26.3 27 30.9 21.6-42.1

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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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