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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS (Ages 18-64)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 977 167 19.7 15.7-24.3 810 80.3 75.7-84.3
GENDER
Male 384 64 17.9 12.7-24.6 320 82.1 75.4-87.3
Female 593 103 21.1 15.7-27.8 490 78.9 72.2-84.3
RACE
White 493 60 12.4 8.3-18.3 433 87.6 81.7-91.7
African American 340 73 22.7 16.6-30.1 267 77.3 69.9-83.4
Asian 10 3 22.9 5.6-59.5 7 77.1 40.5-94.4
Native American 32 6 16.4 6.0-37.5 26 83.6 62.5-94.0
Other Minorities 100 24 31.8 18.8-48.3 76 68.2 51.7-81.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 94 22 29.1 16.5-46.1 72 70.9 53.9-83.5
-English Speaking 33 5 7.8 2.7-20.7 28 92.2 79.3-97.3
-Spanish Speaking 61 17 37.4 20.9-57.5 44 62.6 42.5-79.1
Non-Hispanic 881 145 18.1 14.3-22.8 736 81.9 77.2-85.7
AGE
18-24 113 19 23.3 13.7-36.7 94 76.7 63.3-86.3
25-34 275 45 19.6 13.7-27.2 230 80.4 72.8-86.3
35-44 292 47 15.5 10.7-22.0 245 84.5 78.0-89.3
45-54 191 32 18.9 12.2-28.0 159 81.1 72.0-87.8
55-64 106 24 21.2 12.7-33.3 82 78.8 66.7-87.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 140 35 25.8 16.0-38.7 105 74.2 61.3-84.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 260 53 20.8 13.7-30.3 207 79.2 69.7-86.3
Some Post-H.S. 274 43 23.6 15.9-33.5 231 76.4 66.5-84.1
College Graduate 302 36 8.9 6.0-13.1 266 91.1 86.9-94.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 122 30 34.1 19.8-52.0 92 65.9 48.0-80.2
$15,000- 24,999 194 47 25.7 17.3-36.4 147 74.3 63.6-82.7
$25,000- 34,999 112 18 12.7 7.2-21.5 94 87.3 78.5-92.8
$35,000- 49,999 130 16 14.2 6.9-27.2 114 85.8 72.8-93.1
$50,000-74,999 129 15 8.8 4.6-16.2 114 91.2 83.8-95.4
$75,000+ 197 24 16.5 9.1-28.2 173 83.5 71.8-90.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 311 66 23.5 16.1-32.8 245 76.5 67.2-83.9
No 642 94 17.4 13.0-22.9 548 82.6 77.1-87.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 183 30 14.6 9.4-21.9 153 85.4 78.1-90.6
Non-Veteran 793 137 20.7 16.2-26.1 656 79.3 73.9-83.8

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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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