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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

HIV/AIDS

Where did you have the HIV test?*

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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
-Union County 111 72 61.3 50.3-71.3 17 15.4 9.3-24.6 12 12.2 6.3-22.3 3 2.7 0.7- 9.1 7 8.4 3.8-17.5
GENDER
Male 41 23 55.4 38.4-71.3 9 20.7 10.5-36.7 2 7.2 1.4-30.1 2 4.0 0.8-17.2 5 12.7 4.9-29.1
Female 70 49 67.4 54.3-78.3 8 10.0 4.8-19.7 10 17.3 9.1-30.4 1 1.3 0.2- 8.6 2 3.9 1.0-14.4
RACE
White 80 57 69.7 57.4-79.7 13 16.5 9.2-27.8 2 2.1 0.5- 8.3 3 4.0 1.1-13.4 5 7.6 3.1-17.2
Other 30 14 43.8 25.3-64.2 4 13.6 4.8-32.9 10 32.5 16.2-54.4 0 0.0 . - . 2 10.1 2.2-35.6
AGE
18-44 88 55 59.2 47.0-70.3 14 16.6 9.6-27.3 11 13.6 6.8-25.4 3 3.2 0.9-10.8 5 7.4 2.8-18.0
45+ 23 17 72.2 47.9-88.1 3 9.3 2.7-27.5 1 5.2 0.7-29.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 13.3 3.3-40.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 20 55.4 36.5-72.9 5 12.7 4.6-30.6 7 17.7 7.7-35.6 1 1.5 0.2-10.3 3 12.7 3.7-35.6
Some College + 75 52 64.3 50.8-75.9 12 16.8 9.3-28.5 5 9.4 3.3-24.2 2 3.3 0.7-13.5 4 6.2 2.3-15.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 51 27 50.1 34.7-65.5 9 19.0 9.6-34.2 9 16.5 8.1-30.8 2 2.5 0.6- 9.7 4 11.9 4.1-29.7
$50,000+ 54 43 73.3 56.0-85.5 6 11.6 4.8-25.4 2 7.7 1.5-30.9 1 3.2 0.4-19.3 2 4.3 1.1-15.6

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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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