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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 10,448 4,030 42.3 40.9-43.8 6,418 57.7 56.2-59.1
-Piedmont NC 5,122 1,974 42.5 40.5-44.6 3,148 57.5 55.4-59.5
GENDER
Male 2,032 718 38.4 35.4-41.5 1,314 61.6 58.5-64.6
Female 3,090 1,256 46.6 44.0-49.3 1,834 53.4 50.7-56.0
RACE
White 3,916 1,309 36.4 34.2-38.7 2,607 63.6 61.3-65.8
African American 779 463 62.7 57.8-67.3 316 37.3 32.7-42.2
Other Minorities 412 195 44.2 37.3-51.3 217 55.8 48.7-62.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 308 166 47.3 39.1-55.6 142 52.7 44.4-60.9
Non-Hispanic 4,810 1,805 42.0 39.9-44.1 3,005 58.0 55.9-60.1
AGE
18-24 209 86 38.2 30.3-46.8 123 61.8 53.2-69.7
25-34 736 441 59.8 55.1-64.3 295 40.2 35.7-44.9
35-44 1,213 645 53.4 49.9-57.0 568 46.6 43.0-50.1
45-54 1,478 487 32.6 29.5-35.8 991 67.4 64.2-70.5
55-64 1,486 315 20.9 18.4-23.7 1,171 79.1 76.3-81.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 477 210 45.9 39.0-53.0 267 54.1 47.0-61.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,334 454 40.2 36.0-44.6 880 59.8 55.4-64.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,352 521 43.6 39.7-47.6 831 56.4 52.4-60.3
College Graduate 1,958 789 42.5 39.6-45.5 1,169 57.5 54.5-60.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 375 180 47.2 38.6-56.0 195 52.8 44.0-61.4
$15,000- 24,999 652 300 50.4 43.7-57.2 352 49.6 42.8-56.3
$25,000- 34,999 472 168 39.9 33.6-46.6 304 60.1 53.4-66.4
$35,000- 49,999 692 261 44.8 39.5-50.2 431 55.2 49.8-60.5
$50,000-74,999 829 313 42.1 37.4-46.9 516 57.9 53.1-62.6
$75,000+ 1,589 597 40.3 37.0-43.7 992 59.7 56.3-63.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,447 596 46.2 42.3-50.3 851 53.8 49.7-57.7
No 3,576 1,327 41.0 38.6-43.4 2,249 59.0 56.6-61.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 505 221 49.9 43.9-56.0 284 50.1 44.0-56.1
Non-Veteran 4,614 1,753 41.7 39.6-43.9 2,861 58.3 56.1-60.4

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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.

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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