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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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%)
TOTAL 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
Have Health Insurance
Yes 4,056 1,302 32.0 30.2-33.8 165 4.2 3.5- 5.0 67 1.8 1.4- 2.5 2,522 62.0 60.2-63.9
No 1,001 329 33.0 29.4-36.8 57 6.7 5.0- 9.1 18 2.0 1.2- 3.4 597 58.3 54.4-62.1
Body Mass Index
Underweight 76 20 23.4 14.4-35.9 6 12.0 4.3-29.4 2 1.7 0.4- 6.8 48 62.8 48.4-75.3
Recommended Range 1,762 588 33.1 30.5-35.9 72 4.4 3.4- 5.7 31 2.1 1.4- 3.1 1,071 60.4 57.5-63.2
Overweight 1,653 545 33.0 30.2-35.9 80 4.6 3.5- 5.9 22 1.5 0.9- 2.4 1,006 61.0 58.0-63.9
Obese 1,348 406 30.1 27.2-33.3 58 5.5 4.1- 7.4 29 2.4 1.5- 3.9 855 62.0 58.7-65.2
Current Smoker
No 3,582 1,160 32.7 30.8-34.6 139 3.9 3.3- 4.8 54 1.6 1.1- 2.2 2,229 61.8 59.8-63.8
Yes 1,465 471 31.3 28.4-34.4 83 6.6 5.1- 8.4 31 2.6 1.8- 3.9 880 59.5 56.2-62.6
Binge Drinker
No 4,463 1,444 32.3 30.6-34.0 199 4.7 4.0- 5.6 77 1.9 1.5- 2.5 2,743 61.1 59.3-62.8
Yes 528 170 33.4 28.5-38.7 23 5.0 3.0- 8.2 6 1.5 0.6- 3.9 329 60.1 54.7-65.2
Heavy Drinker
No 4,796 1,562 32.5 30.9-34.2 212 4.7 4.0- 5.5 80 1.8 1.4- 2.3 2,942 61.0 59.3-62.7
Yes 210 55 28.4 21.0-37.3 9 5.7 2.6-11.9 5 4.0 1.4-10.6 141 61.9 53.0-70.1
Fair/Poor Health Status
Yes 807 269 33.0 29.0-37.3 41 5.1 3.6- 7.2 17 2.5 1.4- 4.5 480 59.3 54.9-63.6
No 4,242 1,362 32.1 30.4-33.9 181 4.6 3.9- 5.5 68 1.8 1.3- 2.3 2,631 61.5 59.7-63.3
Current Asthma
Yes 447 155 33.1 27.8-38.9 25 5.6 3.6- 8.7 10 1.6 0.8- 3.5 257 59.6 53.8-65.2
No 4,583 1,473 32.2 30.6-33.9 197 4.6 3.9- 5.5 75 1.9 1.5- 2.5 2,838 61.2 59.4-63.0
Diabetes
Yes 328 122 37.1 30.9-43.8 16 5.0 2.8- 8.7 6 1.4 0.6- 3.3 184 56.5 49.8-63.0
Yes, During Pregnancy 79 31 39.7 27.6-53.3 1 1.6 0.2-10.4 1 3.8 0.5-22.2 46 54.9 41.5-67.6
No 4,609 1,463 31.8 30.1-33.5 203 4.7 4.0- 5.5 76 1.9 1.4- 2.4 2,867 61.6 59.9-63.4
No, Bordeline Diabetes 44 18 40.5 25.3-57.8 2 5.9 1.4-21.6 2 3.5 0.9-13.1 22 50.2 33.4-67.0

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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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