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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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 10,911 3,952 38.3 37.0-39.6 6,959 61.7 60.4-63.0
-Eastern NC 3,653 1,487 43.5 41.3-45.8 2,166 56.5 54.2-58.7
GENDER
Male 1,312 515 41.7 38.1-45.4 797 58.3 54.6-61.9
Female 2,341 972 45.3 42.7-48.0 1,369 54.7 52.0-57.3
RACE
White 2,372 835 39.5 36.7-42.2 1,537 60.5 57.8-63.3
African American 860 449 53.9 49.5-58.3 411 46.1 41.7-50.5
Other Minorities 414 202 45.9 39.0-52.9 212 54.1 47.1-61.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 233 115 43.2 34.8-52.0 118 56.8 48.0-65.2
Non-Hispanic 3,417 1,371 43.6 41.3-45.9 2,046 56.4 54.1-58.7
AGE
18-24 229 108 40.1 32.5-48.2 121 59.9 51.8-67.5
25-34 610 398 64.2 59.4-68.7 212 35.8 31.3-40.6
35-44 812 452 55.8 51.5-60.0 360 44.2 40.0-48.5
45-54 1,004 324 32.5 29.0-36.3 680 67.5 63.7-71.0
55-64 998 205 20.9 18.0-24.2 793 79.1 75.8-82.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 426 157 39.1 32.5-46.1 269 60.9 53.9-67.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,199 445 39.9 36.0-43.9 754 60.1 56.1-64.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,006 470 49.8 45.6-54.0 536 50.2 46.0-54.4
College Graduate 1,020 415 44.6 40.7-48.6 605 55.4 51.4-59.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 365 174 53.7 46.9-60.3 191 46.3 39.7-53.1
$15,000- 24,999 584 248 41.1 35.3-47.2 336 58.9 52.8-64.7
$25,000- 34,999 452 203 46.9 40.9-53.0 249 53.1 47.0-59.1
$35,000- 49,999 586 248 47.0 41.5-52.6 338 53.0 47.4-58.5
$50,000-74,999 576 201 38.8 33.7-44.2 375 61.2 55.8-66.3
$75,000+ 656 246 41.4 36.6-46.3 410 58.6 53.7-63.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,186 510 46.5 42.7-50.3 676 53.5 49.7-57.3
No 2,383 935 42.2 39.4-45.0 1,448 57.8 55.0-60.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 544 317 66.2 61.2-70.9 227 33.8 29.1-38.8
Non-Veteran 3,106 1,168 38.9 36.5-41.4 1,938 61.1 58.6-63.5

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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.

** 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.

***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.

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