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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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
-Eastern NC 3,593 135 3.9 3.2- 4.8 3,458 96.1 95.2-96.8
GENDER
Male 1,318 60 4.6 3.3- 6.2 1,258 95.4 93.8-96.7
Female 2,275 75 3.4 2.6- 4.4 2,200 96.6 95.6-97.4
RACE
White 2,290 53 2.3 1.7- 3.1 2,237 97.7 96.9-98.3
African American 934 65 7.7 5.7-10.5 869 92.3 89.5-94.3
Other Minorities 11 0 0.0 . - . 11 100 . - .
AGE
18-24 317 36 12.2 8.0-18.1 281 87.8 81.9-92.0
25-34 776 39 4.6 3.2- 6.5 737 95.4 93.5-96.8
35-44 834 25 3.1 2.0- 4.9 809 96.9 95.1-98.0
45-54 863 25 2.4 1.6- 3.7 838 97.6 96.3-98.4
55-64 803 10 1.5 0.8- 2.9 793 98.5 97.1-99.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 470 33 5.6 3.8- 8.2 437 94.4 91.8-96.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,193 45 4.5 3.1- 6.5 1,148 95.5 93.5-96.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,007 34 3.2 2.1- 4.6 973 96.8 95.4-97.9
College Graduate 920 23 2.9 1.8- 4.6 897 97.1 95.4-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 436 29 5.9 3.9- 8.8 407 94.1 91.2-96.1
$15,000- 24,999 671 26 3.3 2.2- 5.1 645 96.7 94.9-97.8
$25,000- 34,999 464 24 6.0 3.8- 9.1 440 94.0 90.9-96.2
$35,000- 49,999 559 14 3.3 1.8- 5.8 545 96.7 94.2-98.2
$50,000-74,999 458 7 2.1 1.0- 4.7 451 97.9 95.3-99.0
$75,000+ 499 11 1.8 0.9- 3.6 488 98.2 96.4-99.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,073 52 5.4 3.8- 7.6 1,021 94.6 92.4-96.2
No 2,454 79 3.3 2.6- 4.2 2,375 96.7 95.8-97.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 415 7 1.8 0.8- 4.2 408 98.2 95.8-99.2
Non-Veteran 3,053 119 4.1 3.3- 5.1 2,934 95.9 94.9-96.7
Currently Serving 125 9 8.3 3.9-16.7 116 91.7 83.3-96.1

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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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