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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 10,448 4,030 42.3 40.9-43.8 6,418 57.7 56.2-59.1
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,715 946 59.8 56.3-63.2 769 40.2 36.8-43.7
GENDER
Males 547 309 60.2 54.2-65.9 238 39.8 34.1-45.8
Females 1,168 637 59.4 55.4-63.3 531 40.6 36.7-44.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 10 57.1 24.5-84.5 5 42.9 15.5-75.5
Non-Hispanic 1,699 935 59.8 56.3-63.3 764 40.2 36.7-43.7
AGE
18-24 80 49 57.9 42.6-71.8 31 42.1 28.2-57.4
25-34 267 219 84.6 78.2-89.3 48 15.4 10.7-21.8
35-44 405 284 72.9 67.0-78.0 121 27.1 22.0-33.0
45-54 517 240 43.7 37.8-49.8 277 56.3 50.2-62.2
55-64 446 154 33.4 28.0-39.3 292 66.6 60.7-72.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 194 86 48.4 37.2-59.8 108 51.6 40.2-62.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 619 310 55.3 49.0-61.5 309 44.7 38.5-51.0
Some Post-H.S. 473 292 67.8 62.2-73.0 181 32.2 27.0-37.8
College Graduate 428 258 62.1 55.3-68.4 170 37.9 31.6-44.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 259 140 53.7 44.9-62.3 119 46.3 37.7-55.1
$15,000- 24,999 353 199 62.4 53.4-70.7 154 37.6 29.3-46.6
$25,000- 34,999 230 127 58.0 47.2-68.1 103 42.0 31.9-52.8
$35,000- 49,999 268 149 57.2 49.2-64.9 119 42.8 35.1-50.8
$50,000-74,999 231 137 64.6 56.0-72.4 94 35.4 27.6-44.0
$75,000+ 220 129 64.4 55.9-72.0 91 35.6 28.0-44.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 577 311 57.0 50.6-63.1 266 43.0 36.9-49.4
No 1,080 607 61.6 57.3-65.7 473 38.4 34.3-42.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 232 159 67.0 56.5-76.1 73 33.0 23.9-43.5
Non-Veteran 1,483 787 58.5 54.7-62.2 696 41.5 37.8-45.3

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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.

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