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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

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
-Mecklenburg County 272 91 31.4 25.8-37.7 9 4.5 2.3- 8.8 6 2.2 1.0- 5.0 166 61.8 55.2-67.9
GENDER
Male 107 35 30.0 21.6-39.9 4 3.7 1.2-10.3 6 4.7 2.1-10.4 62 61.6 51.4-70.9
Female 165 56 32.7 25.5-41.0 5 5.3 2.2-12.3 0 0.0 . - . 104 61.9 53.4-69.7
RACE
White 167 38 22.6 16.5-30.1 2 2.1 0.5- 8.2 3 2.1 0.7- 6.3 124 73.3 65.3-80.0
Other 104 52 45.3 35.0-55.9 7 8.4 3.9-17.2 3 2.5 0.8- 7.6 42 43.8 33.5-54.7
AGE
18-44 191 68 32.2 25.5-39.7 6 4.8 2.2-10.5 3 1.6 0.5- 5.0 114 61.4 53.6-68.6
45+ 81 23 29.4 19.7-41.5 3 3.8 1.1-11.9 3 3.9 1.2-11.9 52 62.9 50.6-73.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 74 29 33.8 23.3-46.2 8 12.8 6.2-24.4 2 2.6 0.6-10.0 35 50.8 38.1-63.3
Some College + 198 62 30.3 23.9-37.7 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 4 2.1 0.8- 5.5 131 66.9 59.4-73.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 125 50 37.6 28.8-47.3 9 10.1 5.2-18.8 4 3.6 1.4- 9.4 62 48.6 39.0-58.3
$50,000+ 106 27 22.9 15.6-32.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.5 0.4- 6.1 77 75.6 66.2-83.1

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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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