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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 375 172 46.1 40.0-52.3 68 18.0 13.7-23.3 135 35.9 30.1-42.1
GENDER
Male 132 54 42.3 33.1-52.2 27 20.0 13.4-28.9 51 37.6 28.8-47.4
Female 243 118 49.2 41.4-57.1 41 16.4 11.2-23.3 84 34.4 27.1-42.6
RACE
White 287 135 47.8 40.8-54.8 53 17.8 13.0-23.8 99 34.5 28.0-41.6
Other 85 35 41.7 29.9-54.5 15 19.2 10.8-31.9 35 39.1 27.4-52.1
AGE
18-44 207 97 49.3 41.3-57.4 42 20.3 14.4-27.8 68 30.4 23.7-38.1
45+ 168 75 41.6 32.9-50.9 26 14.9 9.4-22.7 67 43.5 34.1-53.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 83 47.7 38.7-56.8 24 13.0 8.3-19.8 66 39.3 30.6-48.7
Some College + 202 89 44.7 36.6-53.0 44 22.6 16.1-30.9 69 32.7 25.4-41.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 176 75 41.6 32.9-50.8 34 17.4 11.7-25.2 67 41.0 32.0-50.6
$50,000+ 139 77 56.1 46.2-65.5 25 19.7 12.6-29.6 37 24.2 17.2-32.8

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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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