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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

Was this test done by a nurse or ohter health worker, or with a home testing kit?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Nurse or health care worker A test kit
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 156 136 89.8 83.4-94.0 20 10.2 6.0-16.6
Have Health Insurance
Yes 140 121 89.0 81.9-93.5 19 11.0 6.5-18.1
No 16 15 97.6 84.0-99.7 1 2.4 0.3-16.0
Body Mass Index
Underweight 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Recommended Range 66 61 91.8 79.3-97.0 5 8.2 3.0-20.7
Overweight 49 43 91.4 80.2-96.6 6 8.6 3.4-19.8
Obese 36 28 84.8 68.8-93.4 8 15.2 6.6-31.2
Current Smoker
No 136 118 89.0 81.8-93.6 18 11.0 6.4-18.2
Yes 20 18 96.1 84.1-99.1 2 3.9 0.9-15.9
Binge Drinker
No 136 120 91.7 85.9-95.3 16 8.3 4.7-14.1
Yes 16 12 70.9 38.6-90.5 4 29.1 9.5-61.4
Heavy Drinker
No 144 125 89.2 82.3-93.7 19 10.8 6.3-17.7
Yes 10 9 97.3 81.6-99.7 1 2.7 0.3-18.4
Fair/Poor Health Status
Yes 13 10 77.6 46.2-93.3 3 22.4 6.7-53.8
No 143 126 90.8 84.1-94.8 17 9.2 5.2-15.9
Current Asthma
Yes 10 9 93.2 61.8-99.1 1 6.8 0.9-38.2
No 145 126 89.6 82.7-93.9 19 10.4 6.1-17.3
Diabetes
Yes 8 7 95.1 69.9-99.4 1 4.9 0.6-30.1
Yes, During Pregnancy 3 3 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
No 143 125 89.6 82.8-93.9 18 10.4 6.1-17.2
No, Bordeline Diabetes 2 1 55.3 7.2-95.2 1 44.7 4.8-92.8

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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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