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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

HIV/AIDS (Ages 18-64)

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Respond.^
Private Doctor Hospital Clinic Home Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,976 1,828 44.8 42.5-47.0 696 16.2 14.6-18.0 896 24.6 22.6-26.6 137 3.2 2.5- 4.0 419 11.3 9.9-12.8
-Piedmont NC 1,947 993 49.3 46.0-52.5 295 14.2 12.1-16.7 392 22.1 19.4-25.0 76 3.5 2.5- 4.8 191 10.9 8.9-13.2
GENDER
Male 707 289 40.4 35.4-45.5 126 16.5 13.0-20.8 150 22.6 18.4-27.4 38 5.4 3.5- 8.2 104 15.1 11.8-19.2
Female 1,240 704 56.6 52.5-60.7 169 12.4 9.9-15.4 242 21.6 18.3-25.3 38 2.0 1.3- 2.9 87 7.4 5.4-10.1
RACE
White 1,292 705 55.7 51.7-59.6 192 12.8 10.6-15.4 211 17.3 14.4-20.8 60 4.5 3.2- 6.5 124 9.6 7.4-12.4
African American 458 222 46.4 40.2-52.8 72 13.5 9.6-18.9 107 25.5 20.1-31.8 14 3.1 1.5- 6.3 43 11.5 8.1-16.1
Other Minorities 191 64 30.5 22.2-40.4 31 21.9 13.9-32.6 71 34.3 25.9-44.0 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 23 12.9 7.5-21.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 163 53 31.4 22.1-42.5 27 19.3 12.0-29.5 65 37.9 28.3-48.6 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 17 11.1 5.4-21.5
Non-Hispanic 1,781 939 51.6 48.2-55.0 268 13.6 11.4-16.1 326 20.0 17.3-23.0 75 3.9 2.8- 5.4 173 10.8 8.9-13.2
AGE
18-24 86 37 39.8 27.6-53.5 5 10.5 3.9-25.4 36 39.8 27.7-53.3 0 0.0 . - . 8 9.9 4.3-21.1
25-34 434 234 51.3 45.2-57.3 43 10.2 7.0-14.7 110 24.9 20.0-30.5 9 3.0 1.4- 6.5 38 10.6 7.2-15.3
35-44 641 366 53.4 48.4-58.4 85 15.6 11.9-20.0 108 16.1 13.0-19.7 22 3.1 1.8- 5.2 60 11.9 8.6-16.2
45-54 478 222 46.9 40.9-52.9 93 18.7 14.7-23.6 86 17.8 13.7-22.9 27 6.8 3.9-11.6 50 9.8 6.9-13.7
55-64 308 134 46.7 39.6-54.0 69 21.3 16.3-27.3 52 13.8 10.0-18.8 18 6.0 3.4-10.2 35 12.2 8.1-18.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 205 63 28.9 20.5-39.1 38 20.5 12.6-31.4 84 40.7 31.1-51.1 3 1.1 0.3- 3.6 17 8.8 4.4-16.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 447 220 48.1 41.1-55.2 81 16.9 12.2-23.1 88 22.1 16.5-28.9 17 3.1 1.7- 5.7 41 9.8 6.3-14.8
Some Post-H.S. 518 273 51.5 45.2-57.7 82 13.2 9.8-17.5 88 19.6 14.9-25.4 18 3.6 1.8- 7.2 57 12.1 8.3-17.3
College Graduate 777 437 56.0 51.4-60.6 94 10.7 8.4-13.6 132 17.0 13.9-20.8 38 4.7 3.0- 7.3 76 11.5 8.6-15.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 178 62 31.5 20.9-44.6 36 24.0 13.8-38.3 58 37.6 26.1-50.6 2 0.2 0.0- 0.9 20 6.7 3.6-12.0
$15,000- 24,999 296 125 39.3 31.4-47.8 58 20.3 13.7-29.0 77 27.5 20.8-35.5 5 1.3 0.5- 3.6 31 11.5 6.8-18.9
$25,000- 34,999 166 85 55.7 45.2-65.7 18 13.5 6.8-25.3 46 20.9 14.6-28.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 16 9.7 5.4-16.8
$35,000- 49,999 259 139 49.6 41.2-58.0 45 17.7 12.1-25.3 43 20.7 14.2-29.1 7 3.3 1.3- 7.9 25 8.7 4.9-14.9
$50,000-74,999 311 176 52.0 44.3-59.6 40 11.2 7.6-16.1 41 12.9 8.7-18.7 17 5.9 2.8-11.7 37 18.1 11.8-26.7
$75,000+ 588 335 57.1 51.6-62.4 81 11.0 8.4-14.2 83 16.7 12.9-21.4 40 6.3 4.1- 9.6 49 8.9 6.2-12.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 591 264 45.3 39.1-51.7 126 19.9 15.3-25.5 131 25.8 20.5-32.0 17 1.6 0.8- 3.3 53 7.4 4.9-10.9
No 1,309 706 51.0 47.1-54.8 161 11.9 9.6-14.8 249 20.5 17.5-23.9 58 4.3 3.0- 6.1 135 12.3 9.8-15.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 219 70 37.7 29.0-47.4 68 22.8 16.6-30.5 38 17.3 11.7-25.0 0 0.0 . - . 43 22.1 14.7-31.9
Non-Veteran 1,728 923 50.8 47.3-54.3 227 13.1 10.8-15.8 354 22.7 19.8-25.9 76 4.0 2.9- 5.5 148 9.4 7.5-11.7

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*This question was asked only of those who reported having ever been tested for HIV.

^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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