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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS

I'm going to read you a list. When I'm done, please tell me if any of the situations apply to you. You don't need to tell me which one.
You have used intravenous drugs in the past year.
You have been treated for a sexually transmitted or venereal disease in the past year.
You have given or received money or drugs in exchange for sex in the past year.
You had anal sex without a condom in the past year.

Do any of these situations apply to you?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 10,735 388 3.6 3.2- 4.1 10,347 96.4 95.9-96.8
GENDER
Male 4,080 182 4.2 3.6- 5.0 3,898 95.8 95.0-96.4
Female 6,655 206 3.1 2.6- 3.7 6,449 96.9 96.3-97.4
RACE
White 7,810 227 3.0 2.6- 3.6 7,583 97.0 96.4-97.4
African American 1,991 123 6.2 5.0- 7.7 1,868 93.8 92.3-95.0
Asian 77 4 5.8 2.1-15.2 73 94.2 84.8-97.9
Native American 228 17 7.7 4.5-13.0 211 92.3 87.0-95.5
Other Minorities 572 15 2.1 1.2- 3.6 557 97.9 96.4-98.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 599 17 2.2 1.3- 3.9 582 97.8 96.1-98.7
-English Speaking 221 8 3.8 1.6- 8.9 213 96.2 91.1-98.4
-Spanish Speaking 378 9 1.6 0.8- 3.3 369 98.4 96.7-99.2
Non-Hispanic 10,128 371 3.8 3.3- 4.3 9,757 96.2 95.7-96.7
AGE
18-24 802 88 10.8 8.4-13.8 714 89.2 86.2-91.6
25-34 2,263 108 4.4 3.5- 5.4 2,155 95.6 94.6-96.5
35-44 2,660 85 3.0 2.3- 3.8 2,575 97.0 96.2-97.7
45-54 2,627 71 2.5 1.9- 3.4 2,556 97.5 96.6-98.1
55-64 2,383 36 1.7 1.2- 2.6 2,347 98.3 97.4-98.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,387 85 5.4 4.2- 7.0 1,302 94.6 93.0-95.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,145 126 4.5 3.6- 5.6 3,019 95.5 94.4-96.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,842 94 3.1 2.4- 3.9 2,748 96.9 96.1-97.6
College Graduate 3,352 83 2.5 1.9- 3.2 3,269 97.5 96.8-98.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,089 69 6.2 4.7- 8.2 1,020 93.8 91.8-95.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,747 76 4.0 3.0- 5.2 1,671 96.0 94.8-97.0
$25,000- 34,999 1,344 56 5.1 3.7- 6.9 1,288 94.9 93.1-96.3
$35,000- 49,999 1,646 51 3.2 2.3- 4.4 1,595 96.8 95.6-97.7
$50,000-74,999 1,553 43 3.2 2.3- 4.5 1,510 96.8 95.5-97.7
$75,000+ 1,833 41 2.1 1.4- 3.0 1,792 97.9 97.0-98.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,932 143 5.0 4.1- 6.1 2,789 95.0 93.9-95.9
No 7,620 238 3.2 2.7- 3.7 7,382 96.8 96.3-97.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,070 25 2.8 1.8- 4.4 1,045 97.2 95.6-98.2
Non-Veteran 9,510 354 3.7 3.3- 4.2 9,156 96.3 95.8-96.7
Currently Serving 153 9 6.6 3.1-13.4 144 93.4 86.6-96.9

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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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