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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

HIV/AIDS

In the past 12 months has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional talked to you about preventing sexually transmitted diseases through condom use?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,159 1,276 11.7 10.9-12.5 9,883 88.3 87.5-89.1
-Eastern NC 3,743 521 14.3 12.9-15.8 3,222 85.7 84.2-87.1
GENDER
Male 1,377 155 12.6 10.4-15.2 1,222 87.4 84.8-89.6
Female 2,366 366 15.8 14.1-17.6 2,000 84.2 82.4-85.9
RACE
White 2,397 216 8.8 7.6-10.2 2,181 91.2 89.8-92.4
African American 969 222 22.1 19.1-25.4 747 77.9 74.6-80.9
Other Minorities 11 1 3.3 0.4-21.7 10 96.7 78.3-99.6
AGE
18-24 327 144 41.0 34.0-48.4 183 59.0 51.6-66.0
25-34 803 187 23.6 20.3-27.4 616 76.4 72.6-79.7
35-44 866 101 11.1 8.9-13.7 765 88.9 86.3-91.1
45-54 899 57 6.2 4.5- 8.5 842 93.8 91.5-95.5
55-64 848 32 3.3 2.1- 5.1 816 96.7 94.9-97.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 494 102 22.9 17.8-28.8 392 77.1 71.2-82.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,225 187 14.8 12.6-17.3 1,038 85.2 82.7-87.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,055 149 14.2 11.9-16.8 906 85.8 83.2-88.1
College Graduate 966 83 8.0 6.2-10.2 883 92.0 89.8-93.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 442 110 25.6 19.8-32.3 332 74.4 67.7-80.2
$15,000- 24,999 678 139 21.4 17.6-25.9 539 78.6 74.1-82.4
$25,000- 34,999 465 70 16.1 12.6-20.4 395 83.9 79.6-87.4
$35,000- 49,999 560 59 11.2 8.4-14.7 501 88.8 85.3-91.6
$50,000-74,999 463 36 7.8 5.4-11.1 427 92.2 88.9-94.6
$75,000+ 498 23 3.2 2.0- 5.2 475 96.8 94.8-98.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,120 130 11.7 9.6-14.1 990 88.3 85.9-90.4
No 2,560 374 15.2 13.4-17.1 2,186 84.8 82.9-86.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 433 32 6.1 3.9- 9.3 401 93.9 90.7-96.1
Non-Veteran 3,180 430 14.0 12.5-15.7 2,750 86.0 84.3-87.5
Currently Serving 130 59 49.0 39.0-59.0 71 51.0 41.0-61.0

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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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