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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

HIV/AIDS

Have you ever been tested for HIV? Do not count tests you may have had as part of a blood donation.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,290 5,379 43.7 42.5-44.9 6,911 56.3 55.1-57.5
-Wake County 687 315 48.0 43.2-52.8 372 52.0 47.2-56.8
GENDER
Male 273 129 49.9 42.5-57.3 144 50.1 42.7-57.5
Female 414 186 45.8 40.2-51.5 228 54.2 48.5-59.8
RACE
White 498 202 42.3 37.2-47.6 296 57.7 52.4-62.8
Other 182 111 61.2 50.9-70.7 71 38.8 29.3-49.1
AGE
18-44 397 223 54.1 47.7-60.3 174 45.9 39.7-52.3
45+ 290 92 34.6 28.3-41.4 198 65.4 58.6-71.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 155 72 46.9 36.3-57.9 83 53.1 42.1-63.7
Some College + 532 243 48.4 43.3-53.5 289 51.6 46.5-56.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 264 141 54.8 46.2-63.1 123 45.2 36.9-53.8
$50,000+ 349 145 44.3 38.2-50.6 204 55.7 49.4-61.8

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported being less than age 65 years.

^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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