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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

HIV/AIDS

In the past 12 months, how many times have you been tested for HIV, including times you did not get your results.*

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  Total
Respond.^
One time Two times Three or/more times None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,060 1,634 32.3 30.7-33.9 222 4.7 4.0- 5.5 85 1.9 1.4- 2.4 3,119 61.2 59.5-62.8
-Eastern NC 1,824 638 34.8 32.2-37.4 107 6.0 4.9- 7.4 39 2.5 1.7- 3.6 1,040 56.7 54.0-59.4
GENDER
Male 623 224 34.8 30.6-39.2 48 7.3 5.3- 9.9 22 4.0 2.5- 6.3 329 54.0 49.4-58.5
Female 1,201 414 34.8 31.7-38.0 59 5.0 3.8- 6.7 17 1.4 0.8- 2.4 711 58.8 55.5-62.1
RACE
White 1,063 317 29.8 26.7-33.0 36 3.3 2.3- 4.7 19 2.2 1.3- 3.7 691 64.7 61.3-68.0
African American 561 241 42.8 38.1-47.7 62 12.1 9.2-15.9 14 2.8 1.5- 5.4 244 42.2 37.4-47.1
Other Minorities 7 3 54.0 15.6-88.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 4 46.0 11.9-84.4
AGE
18-24 186 104 49.8 40.4-59.1 26 13.2 8.6-19.7 5 2.5 1.0- 6.3 51 34.6 25.1-45.4
25-34 573 225 38.8 34.3-43.6 40 7.5 5.2-10.5 10 2.1 1.0- 4.4 298 51.6 46.7-56.4
35-44 495 151 31.6 26.8-36.7 19 4.0 2.5- 6.4 11 2.6 1.3- 5.3 314 61.8 56.6-66.8
45-54 352 99 28.3 23.1-34.2 13 3.3 1.9- 5.9 5 1.9 0.6- 5.8 235 66.4 60.3-72.0
55-64 218 59 26.4 20.1-33.8 9 3.9 1.5- 9.6 8 4.2 1.8- 9.3 142 65.6 57.6-72.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 205 80 34.2 26.8-42.6 24 11.8 7.2-18.7 6 2.9 1.2- 7.1 95 51.1 41.9-60.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 566 216 37.8 33.2-42.6 44 8.0 5.8-10.9 16 3.4 1.9- 6.1 290 50.8 45.9-55.6
Some Post-H.S. 594 209 37.3 32.8-42.0 29 4.1 2.8- 6.1 11 1.8 0.9- 3.6 345 56.8 52.0-61.4
College Graduate 458 133 27.4 23.0-32.3 10 2.6 1.3- 5.2 6 1.9 0.7- 5.1 309 68.0 62.9-72.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 228 88 37.7 29.8-46.3 27 12.4 7.7-19.5 8 3.9 1.6- 9.2 105 45.9 36.8-55.4
$15,000- 24,999 362 140 38.0 32.3-44.2 28 8.2 5.5-12.1 10 3.4 1.7- 6.7 184 50.4 44.1-56.6
$25,000- 34,999 238 99 40.4 33.5-47.6 17 8.5 5.2-13.7 4 2.4 0.8- 7.2 118 48.6 41.5-55.8
$35,000- 49,999 275 88 33.2 26.8-40.2 9 3.2 1.5- 6.6 9 3.9 1.7- 8.6 169 59.7 52.6-66.4
$50,000-74,999 227 61 26.8 20.7-34.0 9 4.0 2.0- 7.8 3 1.1 0.4- 3.5 154 68.1 60.7-74.6
$75,000+ 240 67 29.0 22.8-36.0 3 1.5 0.5- 5.0 2 1.3 0.3- 6.0 168 68.2 61.0-74.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 527 184 34.9 30.3-39.8 37 6.9 4.8- 9.9 12 2.0 1.0- 3.8 294 56.2 51.2-61.1
No 1,263 440 34.7 31.6-37.9 66 5.4 4.1- 7.1 24 2.3 1.5- 3.8 733 57.5 54.2-60.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 241 71 29.8 23.6-36.8 8 2.6 1.2- 5.4 6 2.1 0.8- 5.4 156 65.5 58.3-72.0
Non-Veteran 1,458 487 33.0 30.2-35.9 74 5.6 4.3- 7.3 27 1.9 1.2- 2.9 870 59.5 56.5-62.5
Currently Serving 125 80 61.8 51.2-71.4 25 16.5 10.8-24.5 6 9.5 4.2-20.0 14 12.2 6.7-21.3

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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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