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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 10,448 4,030 42.3 40.9-43.8 6,418 57.7 56.2-59.1
-Eastern NC 3,506 1,484 45.5 43.1-47.9 2,022 54.5 52.1-56.9
GENDER
Male 1,304 534 43.5 39.6-47.4 770 56.5 52.6-60.4
Female 2,202 950 47.4 44.7-50.2 1,252 52.6 49.8-55.3
RACE
White 2,207 853 41.6 38.7-44.6 1,354 58.4 55.4-61.3
African American 877 460 56.4 51.4-61.3 417 43.6 38.7-48.6
Other Minorities 405 164 43.8 37.0-50.9 241 56.2 49.1-63.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 196 83 45.0 36.0-54.4 113 55.0 45.6-64.0
Non-Hispanic 3,305 1,398 45.5 43.0-48.0 1,907 54.5 52.0-57.0
AGE
18-24 180 89 45.4 36.4-54.8 91 54.6 45.2-63.6
25-34 514 339 63.9 58.6-69.0 175 36.1 31.0-41.4
35-44 794 457 55.0 50.7-59.3 337 45.0 40.7-49.3
45-54 981 365 35.6 32.0-39.4 616 64.4 60.6-68.0
55-64 1,037 234 22.9 20.0-26.1 803 77.1 73.9-80.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 428 146 39.8 33.0-46.9 282 60.2 53.1-67.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,035 389 40.1 35.5-44.8 646 59.9 55.2-64.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,032 481 51.1 46.9-55.3 551 48.9 44.7-53.1
College Graduate 1,007 467 49.6 45.6-53.5 540 50.4 46.5-54.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 393 177 43.9 36.7-51.4 216 56.1 48.6-63.3
$15,000- 24,999 523 234 48.6 42.0-55.2 289 51.4 44.8-58.0
$25,000- 34,999 357 168 48.2 40.0-56.4 189 51.8 43.6-60.0
$35,000- 49,999 544 228 45.2 40.0-50.5 316 54.8 49.5-60.0
$50,000-74,999 592 254 46.1 40.4-51.9 338 53.9 48.1-59.6
$75,000+ 766 320 44.7 40.1-49.5 446 55.3 50.5-59.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,180 509 45.3 41.2-49.5 671 54.7 50.5-58.8
No 2,244 942 45.8 42.8-48.8 1,302 54.2 51.2-57.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 546 340 67.6 61.2-73.4 206 32.4 26.6-38.8
Non-Veteran 2,957 1,143 41.0 38.5-43.6 1,814 59.0 56.4-61.5

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^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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