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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS (Ages 18-64)-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 340 73 22.7 16.6-30.1 267 77.3 69.9-83.4
GENDER
Males 118 23 21.7 12.8-34.3 95 78.3 65.7-87.2
Females 222 50 23.6 16.5-32.7 172 76.4 67.3-83.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 5 1 8.2 0.9-47.7 4 91.8 52.3-99.1
Non-Hispanic 335 72 22.8 16.7-30.4 263 77.2 69.6-83.3
AGE
18-24 36 9 25.3 10.9-48.2 27 74.7 51.8-89.1
25-34 96 18 20.7 12.2-32.9 78 79.3 67.1-87.8
35-44 99 20 19.9 10.8-33.9 79 80.1 66.1-89.2
45-54 74 18 26.3 14.5-42.8 56 73.7 57.2-85.5
55-64 35 8 29.4 13.1-53.6 27 70.6 46.4-86.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 30 7 26.9 9.2-57.2 23 73.1 42.8-90.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 125 29 20.9 12.8-32.2 96 79.1 67.8-87.2
Some Post-H.S. 100 23 32.6 20.0-48.3 77 67.4 51.7-80.0
College Graduate 85 14 9.8 5.0-18.2 71 90.2 81.8-95.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 49 11 29.4 10.9-58.4 38 70.6 41.6-89.1
$15,000- 24,999 82 19 18.8 10.5-31.2 63 81.2 68.8-89.5
$25,000- 34,999 53 12 20.3 10.2-36.3 41 79.7 63.7-89.8
$35,000- 49,999 53 7 17.5 6.1-40.8 46 82.5 59.2-93.9
$50,000-74,999 41 8 19.5 8.1-39.9 33 80.5 60.1-91.9
$75,000+ 33 6 19.9 6.4-47.6 27 80.1 52.4-93.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 100 25 20.9 12.5-32.7 75 79.1 67.3-87.5
No 227 45 22.8 15.2-32.6 182 77.2 67.4-84.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 60 12 19.6 9.8-35.2 48 80.4 64.8-90.2
Non-Veteran 280 61 23.4 16.5-32.0 219 76.6 68.0-83.5

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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.

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