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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

HIV/AIDS

Where did you have the HIV test?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Private Doctor Hospital Clinic Home Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,317 2,547 45.8 44.0-47.5 917 16.1 14.9-17.5 1,146 24.0 22.4-25.6 180 3.4 2.9- 4.1 527 10.7 9.6-11.9
-Piedmont NC 2,953 1,515 48.6 46.2-51.0 464 14.4 12.8-16.2 603 23.6 21.5-25.9 103 3.6 2.9- 4.6 268 9.7 8.3-11.3
GENDER
Male 1,000 449 42.9 39.0-46.9 172 16.0 13.2-19.3 207 24.0 20.4-28.0 53 5.2 3.9- 7.0 119 11.8 9.5-14.7
Female 1,953 1,066 53.6 50.8-56.4 292 13.0 11.4-14.8 396 23.3 20.9-25.9 50 2.2 1.6- 3.1 149 7.9 6.4- 9.6
RACE
White 1,967 1,078 53.7 50.8-56.6 310 13.8 12.0-15.8 298 17.1 14.8-19.5 84 4.6 3.5- 5.9 197 10.9 9.1-13.0
African American 705 354 46.2 41.3-51.2 100 12.7 10.0-16.0 187 30.9 26.1-36.1 16 2.5 1.4- 4.4 48 7.7 5.3-11.2
Other Minorities 268 78 26.4 20.3-33.5 49 20.8 14.0-29.7 117 44.2 36.3-52.4 2 1.1 0.2- 4.8 22 7.6 4.7-12.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 278 54 17.1 12.3-23.3 50 19.8 13.4-28.3 154 57.6 49.5-65.4 3 1.5 0.4- 4.9 17 4.0 2.3- 6.9
Non-Hispanic 2,674 1,460 53.1 50.5-55.6 414 13.6 12.1-15.3 449 18.8 16.7-21.1 100 3.9 3.1- 5.0 251 10.5 9.0-12.3
AGE
18-24 198 88 39.5 31.5-48.2 16 6.1 3.6-10.3 74 40.8 32.4-49.9 0 0.0 . - . 20 13.5 7.8-22.4
25-34 814 406 47.7 43.3-52.0 111 14.3 11.4-17.8 215 28.6 24.7-32.9 15 2.0 1.1- 3.6 67 7.4 5.6- 9.8
35-44 959 526 51.7 47.6-55.8 122 13.9 10.8-17.7 165 17.2 14.4-20.6 46 6.0 4.3- 8.2 100 11.2 9.0-13.9
45-54 613 320 52.2 47.1-57.3 121 17.8 14.3-21.8 90 15.9 12.0-20.6 27 5.2 3.3- 8.0 55 9.0 6.7-12.0
55-64 369 175 47.7 41.7-53.8 94 23.8 19.1-29.2 59 15.7 11.7-20.8 15 4.2 2.2- 7.9 26 8.7 5.5-13.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 345 119 29.3 23.4-36.0 52 19.8 13.3-28.4 141 40.7 33.7-48.1 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3 30 9.8 6.3-15.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 731 336 43.1 38.4-48.0 115 13.8 11.1-17.1 196 29.9 25.5-34.7 17 2.5 1.4- 4.4 67 10.7 7.5-15.1
Some Post-H.S. 739 412 54.3 49.3-59.2 129 15.2 12.3-18.6 118 19.8 15.4-24.9 26 3.5 2.2- 5.4 54 7.3 5.2-10.2
College Graduate 1,137 648 55.6 52.0-59.3 167 12.2 10.2-14.5 148 15.9 13.0-19.2 57 5.6 4.1- 7.6 117 10.6 8.7-13.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 296 102 31.6 25.3-38.6 58 16.5 12.0-22.3 103 40.1 32.8-47.9 0 0.0 . - . 33 11.8 7.9-17.3
$15,000- 24,999 520 212 35.6 30.0-41.6 96 18.9 13.9-25.1 165 37.4 31.5-43.8 5 1.0 0.3- 3.0 42 7.1 4.9-10.2
$25,000- 34,999 353 181 46.4 39.7-53.2 55 15.6 11.4-21.1 82 27.9 22.0-34.6 4 1.5 0.5- 4.3 31 8.6 5.5-13.1
$35,000- 49,999 398 229 61.2 55.3-66.9 60 12.3 9.2-16.3 62 16.4 12.2-21.6 16 3.2 1.7- 5.8 31 6.9 4.5-10.3
$50,000-74,999 453 266 52.9 46.4-59.2 62 13.5 9.8-18.3 60 15.7 10.9-22.1 25 5.0 3.1- 8.0 40 12.9 8.4-19.2
$75,000+ 665 406 61.3 56.7-65.7 87 11.2 8.8-14.2 57 9.4 7.0-12.7 46 8.3 6.0-11.4 69 9.7 7.4-12.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 769 355 44.9 40.2-49.6 170 18.6 15.6-22.2 162 24.1 19.9-28.9 14 2.4 1.2- 4.5 68 10.0 7.4-13.4
No 2,133 1,132 49.8 47.0-52.6 288 12.8 11.1-14.7 431 23.8 21.3-26.4 84 3.8 3.0- 4.9 198 9.8 8.2-11.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 301 124 41.4 34.3-48.8 81 22.3 17.3-28.3 38 11.9 8.2-17.1 5 1.8 0.7- 4.6 53 22.6 16.1-30.9
Non-Veteran 2,650 1,389 49.5 46.9-52.0 383 13.4 11.7-15.3 565 25.1 22.8-27.6 98 3.9 3.0- 4.9 215 8.1 6.9- 9.6

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*This question was asked only of respondents (<65 yrs.) who reported having ever been 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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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