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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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%)
TOTAL 1,357 835 60.1 56.8-63.3 522 39.9 36.7-43.2
AGE
18-24 115 79 63.5 51.4-74.1 36 36.5 25.9-48.6
25-34 321 274 81.9 75.7-86.8 47 18.1 13.2-24.3
35-44 343 230 69.3 63.1-74.8 113 30.7 25.2-36.9
45-54 335 167 43.9 37.5-50.5 168 56.1 49.5-62.5
55-64 243 85 35.6 28.6-43.4 158 64.4 56.6-71.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 186 104 53.8 45.1-62.3 82 46.2 37.7-54.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 477 291 58.6 52.9-64.0 186 41.4 36.0-47.1
Some Post-H.S. 410 259 62.4 56.4-68.0 151 37.6 32.0-43.6
College Graduate 284 181 62.7 55.4-69.4 103 37.3 30.6-44.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 268 173 64.6 57.2-71.3 95 35.4 28.7-42.8
$15,000- 24,999 339 217 61.3 54.7-67.5 122 38.7 32.5-45.3
$25,000- 34,999 203 136 62.1 53.1-70.3 67 37.9 29.7-46.9
$35,000- 49,999 160 100 60.6 51.2-69.3 60 39.4 30.7-48.8
$50,000-74,999 89 59 71.5 59.8-80.9 30 28.5 19.1-40.2
$75,000+ 75 40 52.9 39.9-65.5 35 47.1 34.5-60.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 406 227 53.7 47.8-59.6 179 46.3 40.4-52.2
No 910 584 62.9 58.9-66.8 326 37.1 33.2-41.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 49 38 80.6 64.6-90.4 11 19.4 9.6-35.4
Non-Veteran 1,299 788 59.1 55.7-62.4 511 40.9 37.6-44.3
Currently Serving 9 9 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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