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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-Piedmont NC 439 80 23.0 17.1-30.1 359 77.0 69.9-82.9
GENDER
Male 157 29 19.1 11.5-29.9 128 80.9 70.1-88.5
Female 282 51 25.8 17.9-35.8 231 74.2 64.2-82.1
RACE
White 226 26 14.9 8.4-24.9 200 85.1 75.1-91.6
African American 148 35 22.9 14.8-33.8 113 77.1 66.2-85.2
Other Minorities 64 18 36.6 20.8-55.8 46 63.4 44.2-79.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 51 13 36.2 19.0-58.0 38 63.8 42.0-81.0
Non-Hispanic 388 67 20.5 14.7-27.8 321 79.5 72.2-85.3
AGE
18-24 53 11 28.5 15.2-47.1 42 71.5 52.9-84.8
25-34 120 22 22.0 13.4-34.1 98 78.0 65.9-86.6
35-44 142 23 17.3 10.6-27.1 119 82.7 72.9-89.4
45-54 79 15 26.4 14.8-42.4 64 73.6 57.6-85.2
55-64 45 9 16.2 7.3-32.3 36 83.8 67.7-92.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 64 17 31.9 17.1-51.6 47 68.1 48.4-82.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 104 23 24.1 13.5-39.1 81 75.9 60.9-86.5
Some Post-H.S. 111 21 29.6 17.9-44.8 90 70.4 55.2-82.1
College Graduate 160 19 8.6 5.0-14.5 141 91.4 85.5-95.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 42 12 44.8 23.0-68.8 30 55.2 31.2-77.0
$15,000- 24,999 93 25 30.4 18.1-46.3 68 69.6 53.7-81.9
$25,000- 34,999 42 9 14.8 6.7-29.4 33 85.2 70.6-93.3
$35,000- 49,999 56 8 19.5 8.3-39.4 48 80.5 60.6-91.7
$50,000-74,999 48 5 8.9 2.8-25.2 43 91.1 74.8-97.2
$75,000+ 110 12 16.0 7.1-32.2 98 84.0 67.8-92.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 128 32 31.1 19.5-45.6 96 68.9 54.4-80.5
No 298 43 18.6 12.3-27.1 255 81.4 72.9-87.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 48 13 25.0 13.1-42.4 35 75.0 57.6-86.9
Non-Veteran 391 67 22.7 16.4-30.6 324 77.3 69.4-83.6

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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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