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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

HIV/AIDS

Have you ever been tested for HIV? Do not count tests you may have had as part of a blood donation.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,860 5,150 46.2 45.0-47.3 5,710 53.8 52.7-55.0
-Eastern NC 3,647 1,864 49.3 47.3-51.3 1,783 50.7 48.7-52.7
GENDER
Male 1,343 642 46.5 43.3-49.8 701 53.5 50.2-56.7
Female 2,304 1,222 51.8 49.3-54.2 1,082 48.2 45.8-50.7
RACE
White 2,316 1,088 45.7 43.3-48.1 1,228 54.3 51.9-56.7
African American 955 572 58.2 54.2-62.1 383 41.8 37.9-45.8
Other Minorities 11 7 70.8 37.3-90.9 4 29.2 9.1-62.7
AGE
18-24 327 187 50.0 42.8-57.2 140 50.0 42.8-57.2
25-34 804 581 68.9 64.8-72.8 223 31.1 27.2-35.2
35-44 855 504 57.1 53.0-61.1 351 42.9 38.9-47.0
45-54 860 363 39.9 36.1-43.9 497 60.1 56.1-63.9
55-64 801 229 29.2 25.5-33.2 572 70.8 66.8-74.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 476 212 40.6 34.9-46.6 264 59.4 53.4-65.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,195 577 48.1 44.6-51.6 618 51.9 48.4-55.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,038 604 56.8 53.2-60.4 434 43.2 39.6-46.8
College Graduate 935 470 47.9 44.1-51.7 465 52.1 48.3-55.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 430 234 53.3 46.8-59.7 196 46.7 40.3-53.2
$15,000- 24,999 662 366 51.4 46.3-56.5 296 48.6 43.5-53.7
$25,000- 34,999 457 241 52.0 46.7-57.3 216 48.0 42.7-53.3
$35,000- 49,999 539 283 52.0 47.0-57.0 256 48.0 43.0-53.0
$50,000-74,999 454 228 49.0 43.7-54.3 226 51.0 45.7-56.3
$75,000+ 479 248 51.2 46.0-56.3 231 48.8 43.7-54.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,077 539 49.1 45.5-52.7 538 50.9 47.3-54.5
No 2,494 1,288 49.1 46.7-51.6 1,206 50.9 48.4-53.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 421 249 58.4 52.8-63.8 172 41.6 36.2-47.2
Non-Veteran 3,094 1,489 45.6 43.4-47.8 1,605 54.4 52.2-56.6
Currently Serving 132 126 95.5 89.3-98.2 6 4.5 1.8-10.7

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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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