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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson County

HIV/AIDS

I'm going to read two statements about HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. After I read each one, please tell me whether you think it is true or false, or if you don't know.
A pregnant woman with HIV can get treatment to help reduce the chances that she w ill pass the virus on to her baby.*

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  Total
Respond.^
True False Don't know/Not sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,268 5,585 47.9 46.8-49.1 2,162 20.2 19.2-21.1 3,521 31.9 30.8-33.0
-Robeson County 295 133 39.2 33.1-45.6 61 25.0 19.4-31.5 101 35.9 29.7-42.5
GENDER
Male 96 32 30.2 21.5-40.7 25 27.8 19.1-38.7 39 41.9 31.7-53.0
Female 199 101 45.6 37.7-53.8 36 22.9 16.1-31.5 62 31.5 24.4-39.5
RACE
White 104 46 38.3 28.6-48.9 19 26.0 16.6-38.4 39 35.7 26.0-46.7
Other 189 86 38.8 31.4-46.8 41 24.4 17.8-32.5 62 36.8 29.1-45.2
AGE
18-44 155 70 37.1 29.0-46.0 35 30.4 22.1-40.2 50 32.5 24.5-41.7
45+ 140 63 41.6 32.9-51.0 26 18.5 12.4-26.8 51 39.8 30.9-49.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 174 74 36.2 28.7-44.4 39 27.4 19.9-36.3 61 36.4 28.6-45.1
Some College + 121 59 44.1 34.3-54.3 22 21.0 13.7-30.8 40 34.9 25.7-45.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 202 92 39.6 32.4-47.4 43 24.2 17.8-31.9 67 36.2 28.8-44.3
$50,000+ 38 17 43.9 27.6-61.7 3 12.1 3.6-33.4 18 44.0 27.7-61.8

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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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