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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

HIV/AIDS (Ages 18-64)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 977 167 19.7 15.7-24.3 810 80.3 75.7-84.3
-Eastern NC 430 64 14.9 10.6-20.5 366 85.1 79.5-89.4
GENDER
Male 171 24 17.4 10.5-27.3 147 82.6 72.7-89.5
Female 259 40 12.1 8.1-17.8 219 87.9 82.2-91.9
RACE
White 194 20 7.5 4.2-13.2 174 92.5 86.8-95.8
African American 181 34 22.4 14.2-33.5 147 77.6 66.5-85.8
Other Minorities 54 10 16.6 7.2-33.9 44 83.4 66.1-92.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 32 6 15.6 5.2-38.4 26 84.4 61.6-94.8
Non-Hispanic 396 58 14.8 10.3-20.8 338 85.2 79.2-89.7
AGE
18-24 50 7 15.0 6.0-33.0 43 85.0 67.0-94.0
25-34 118 17 17.8 10.5-28.6 101 82.2 71.4-89.5
35-44 129 19 10.6 6.2-17.5 110 89.4 82.5-93.8
45-54 87 12 10.8 5.2-20.9 75 89.2 79.1-94.8
55-64 46 9 24.6 10.3-48.2 37 75.4 51.8-89.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 54 13 19.4 9.4-35.6 41 80.6 64.4-90.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 121 19 15.6 8.3-27.5 102 84.4 72.5-91.7
Some Post-H.S. 138 17 14.9 7.5-27.5 121 85.1 72.5-92.5
College Graduate 116 15 9.9 5.4-17.5 101 90.1 82.5-94.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 60 11 18.2 7.6-37.6 49 81.8 62.4-92.4
$15,000- 24,999 83 19 19.8 11.0-33.2 64 80.2 66.8-89.0
$25,000- 34,999 57 6 9.9 3.5-25.0 51 90.1 75.0-96.5
$35,000- 49,999 60 6 5.5 2.1-13.7 54 94.5 86.3-97.9
$50,000-74,999 68 8 8.1 3.7-16.6 60 91.9 83.4-96.3
$75,000+ 69 9 17.6 6.8-38.3 60 82.4 61.7-93.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 141 23 12.8 7.5-20.8 118 87.2 79.2-92.5
No 279 40 15.9 10.4-23.6 239 84.1 76.4-89.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 123 13 8.2 4.4-14.8 110 91.8 85.2-95.6
Non-Veteran 306 51 17.9 12.1-25.5 255 82.1 74.5-87.9

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*This question was asked only of those who reported having ever been tested for HIV within the last 12 MONTHS.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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