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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS

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 10,860 5,150 46.2 45.0-47.3 5,710 53.8 52.7-55.0
GENDER
Male 4,149 1,854 44.2 42.4-46.1 2,295 55.8 53.9-57.6
Female 6,711 3,296 48.0 46.5-49.5 3,415 52.0 50.5-53.5
RACE
White 7,868 3,422 42.6 41.3-44.0 4,446 57.4 56.0-58.7
African American 2,046 1,254 60.8 58.1-63.4 792 39.2 36.6-41.9
Asian 79 33 41.0 28.7-54.5 46 59.0 45.5-71.3
Native American 233 120 53.2 44.7-61.4 113 46.8 38.6-55.3
Other Minorities 576 286 41.0 35.9-46.3 290 59.0 53.7-64.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 600 301 40.8 35.9-46.0 299 59.2 54.0-64.1
-English Speaking 225 137 55.4 47.2-63.3 88 44.6 36.7-52.8
-Spanish Speaking 375 164 35.0 29.2-41.3 211 65.0 58.7-70.8
Non-Hispanic 10,253 4,845 46.6 45.4-47.8 5,408 53.4 52.2-54.6
AGE
18-24 824 424 44.5 40.3-48.9 400 55.5 51.1-59.7
25-34 2,331 1,589 64.2 61.6-66.7 742 35.8 33.3-38.4
35-44 2,713 1,496 54.5 52.2-56.8 1,217 45.5 43.2-47.8
45-54 2,629 1,017 36.1 33.9-38.4 1,612 63.9 61.6-66.1
55-64 2,363 624 27.4 25.1-29.8 1,739 72.6 70.2-74.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,393 616 41.6 38.2-45.0 777 58.4 55.0-61.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,173 1,373 43.1 40.9-45.3 1,800 56.9 54.7-59.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,897 1,515 51.4 49.1-53.7 1,382 48.6 46.3-50.9
College Graduate 3,388 1,641 46.8 44.7-48.9 1,747 53.2 51.1-55.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,073 573 50.8 46.6-55.1 500 49.2 44.9-53.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,710 866 49.3 46.2-52.4 844 50.7 47.6-53.8
$25,000- 34,999 1,326 657 50.1 46.7-53.4 669 49.9 46.6-53.3
$35,000- 49,999 1,599 753 45.9 43.0-48.9 846 54.1 51.1-57.0
$50,000-74,999 1,521 728 46.7 43.6-49.7 793 53.3 50.3-56.4
$75,000+ 1,763 827 46.2 43.4-49.0 936 53.8 51.0-56.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,941 1,394 45.8 43.5-48.1 1,547 54.2 51.9-56.5
No 7,709 3,655 46.3 44.9-47.7 4,054 53.7 52.3-55.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,082 592 53.6 49.9-57.3 490 46.4 42.7-50.1
Non-Veteran 9,615 4,407 44.4 43.1-45.6 5,208 55.6 54.4-56.9
Currently Serving 161 150 93.2 86.7-96.6 11 6.8 3.4-13.3

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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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