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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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
COUNTY/REGIONS***
Alamance 122 36 31.8 23.1-42.1 3 1.8 0.6- 5.6 1 0.8 0.1- 5.2 82 65.6 55.4-74.6
Buncombe 117 35 29.2 21.0-39.1 4 3.2 1.1- 8.6 0 0.0 . - . 78 67.6 57.7-76.2
Cabarrus 152 44 31.1 23.3-40.2 3 1.7 0.5- 5.4 0 0.0 . - . 105 67.2 58.2-75.2
Catawba 93 19 21.0 12.9-32.2 4 5.6 1.9-15.2 1 1.7 0.2-11.0 69 71.8 59.9-81.2
Cumberland 217 97 45.2 38.0-52.7 14 6.8 3.9-11.6 6 3.3 1.3- 8.0 100 44.7 37.4-52.2
Davidson 108 33 31.3 21.8-42.8 4 4.4 1.4-13.1 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 70 63.6 52.0-73.8
Durham 169 63 38.6 30.4-47.6 9 4.7 2.3- 9.2 2 1.2 0.3- 5.2 95 55.4 46.7-63.9
Forsyth 149 50 34.7 26.5-43.9 9 7.0 3.4-13.7 4 1.7 0.6- 4.5 86 56.7 47.4-65.5
Gaston 119 44 37.0 27.9-47.2 3 2.4 0.7- 8.3 3 2.1 0.6- 6.7 69 58.5 48.3-68.0
Guilford 135 44 32.5 24.0-42.2 9 6.8 3.2-13.6 2 1.2 0.3- 4.9 80 59.6 49.5-68.8
Iredell 144 41 28.0 20.3-37.2 4 4.6 1.6-12.2 2 2.5 0.6-10.1 97 65.0 55.1-73.7
Johnston 162 53 34.6 26.6-43.6 6 3.9 1.5- 9.6 3 2.7 0.9- 8.0 100 58.9 49.8-67.3
Mecklenburg 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
New Hanover 129 45 37.7 28.9-47.5 5 3.6 1.3- 9.5 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7 77 57.4 47.7-66.6
Onslow 182 64 37.1 29.3-45.7 12 7.3 4.1-12.7 4 2.3 0.8- 6.4 102 53.2 44.9-61.4
Orange 158 41 26.1 19.1-34.6 4 6.5 2.4-16.5 0 0.0 . - . 113 67.4 58.0-75.6
Pitt 147 47 34.3 25.7-44.0 10 9.6 4.9-18.0 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 89 55.6 46.1-64.8
Randolph 87 22 23.9 15.1-35.7 4 4.7 1.5-13.3 3 2.1 0.7- 6.8 58 69.3 57.3-79.1
Robeson 137 48 34.9 26.3-44.7 7 6.1 2.6-13.5 3 1.8 0.6- 5.6 79 57.2 47.4-66.4
Rowan 152 45 27.1 19.8-36.0 4 2.3 0.8- 6.5 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 102 69.7 60.7-77.4
Union 167 46 29.3 21.7-38.2 3 2.2 0.7- 7.0 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5 117 68.1 59.1-76.0
Wake 227 66 29.0 22.8-36.1 5 1.6 0.6- 3.9 3 1.3 0.3- 5.1 153 68.1 60.9-74.5
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 105 22 24.7 16.4-35.4 3 2.8 0.8- 8.9 3 3.2 0.9-11.1 77 69.4 58.6-78.4
Northeast Partnership II 139 45 31.6 23.7-40.8 8 6.0 2.9-12.2 3 1.6 0.5- 4.8 83 60.8 51.4-69.4
Northeast Partnership I 133 53 40.9 31.7-50.8 9 5.1 2.6-10.0 4 2.3 0.8- 6.5 67 51.7 42.0-61.3
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 122 36 24.6 17.4-33.6 17 16.5 9.8-26.5 2 2.4 0.6- 9.8 67 56.4 46.1-66.2
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 171 60 33.3 26.0-41.5 8 4.7 2.1- 9.8 4 3.6 1.3- 9.1 99 58.5 50.1-66.5
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 123 45 32.5 24.4-41.9 5 3.6 1.4- 9.0 2 2.7 0.7-10.6 71 61.1 51.4-70.0
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 129 44 35.5 26.9-45.2 4 3.4 1.1- 9.5 3 2.0 0.6- 6.3 78 59.1 49.4-68.2
Chatham/Lee/Moore 120 38 33.1 24.1-43.4 4 4.1 1.5-11.0 3 2.7 0.8- 8.1 75 60.1 49.7-69.8
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 199 78 33.7 26.8-41.3 9 4.1 2.0- 8.4 4 3.3 0.9-11.8 108 58.9 50.9-66.5
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 103 27 23.2 15.6-33.1 5 4.7 1.9-11.3 0 0.0 . - . 71 72.1 61.8-80.5
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watagua/Wilkes 79 22 31.7 21.0-44.6 4 5.0 1.8-13.2 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4 51 62.0 49.2-73.2
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 132 36 25.0 17.6-34.2 7 7.1 3.3-14.8 3 2.8 0.8- 9.8 86 65.0 55.2-73.8
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 160 54 38.0 29.0-48.0 4 1.4 0.4- 5.2 3 2.1 0.7- 6.4 99 58.5 48.6-67.7
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP**
Yes 312 108 35.1 29.2-41.5 17 4.5 2.7- 7.5 7 1.5 0.7- 3.3 180 58.8 52.4-64.9
No 4,748 1,526 32.1 30.5-33.8 205 4.7 4.0- 5.5 78 1.9 1.5- 2.5 2,939 61.3 59.6-63.0
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 1,824 638 34.8 32.2-37.4 107 6.0 4.9- 7.4 39 2.5 1.7- 3.6 1,040 56.7 54.0-59.4
Piedmont 2,788 862 30.8 28.7-33.0 98 4.3 3.4- 5.4 40 1.6 1.1- 2.3 1,788 63.2 61.0-65.5
Western NC 448 134 32.4 27.2-38.1 17 3.0 1.8- 5.1 6 1.5 0.6- 3.9 291 63.0 57.3-68.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)****
Mountain AHEC 272 87 34.7 27.8-42.3 8 2.1 0.9- 4.7 3 1.5 0.5- 4.5 174 61.8 54.3-68.8
Northwest 859 244 28.6 25.0-32.5 39 5.8 4.1- 8.2 13 1.5 0.8- 3.0 563 64.1 60.0-68.0
Charlotte 812 261 31.7 27.9-35.7 22 4.0 2.5- 6.5 13 2.3 1.2- 4.1 516 62.0 57.8-66.0
Greensboro 613 178 29.6 25.2-34.4 23 5.3 3.3- 8.5 6 1.0 0.4- 2.4 406 64.1 59.1-68.9
Southern Regional 623 245 38.3 34.0-42.9 35 5.6 3.9- 8.1 16 3.1 1.7- 5.6 327 52.9 48.2-57.4
Coastal 245 85 33.6 27.5-40.4 9 4.2 1.9- 9.2 4 2.1 0.7- 6.0 147 60.1 53.1-66.7
Wake 731 245 32.9 28.7-37.3 27 3.0 2.0- 4.7 11 1.4 0.7- 3.1 448 62.6 58.1-66.9
Area L 203 64 28.7 22.3-36.0 23 12.7 8.1-19.3 3 1.8 0.5- 6.5 113 56.9 48.9-64.5
Eastern 672 217 33.9 29.7-38.4 36 4.9 3.4- 6.9 15 2.3 1.2- 4.1 404 59.0 54.4-63.4

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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, Edgecombe, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.

*** 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.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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