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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Have you ever been tested for HIV?
Do not count tests you may have had as part of a blood donation.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,333 3,416 43.4 41.5-45.2 4,917 56.6 54.8-58.5
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,273 739 59.0 54.3-63.6 534 41.0 36.4-45.7
GENDER
Male 431 244 55.8 48.3-62.9 187 44.2 37.1-51.7
Female 842 495 61.8 55.9-67.4 347 38.2 32.6-44.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 13 9 61.3 21.1-90.4 4 38.7 9.6-78.9
Non-Hispanic 1,260 730 59.0 54.3-63.5 530 41.0 36.5-45.7
AGE
18-24 77 46 45.8 31.4-60.9 31 54.2 39.1-68.6
25-34 191 163 83.1 74.3-89.3 28 16.9 10.7-25.7
35-44 266 196 72.7 63.6-80.2 70 27.3 19.8-36.4
45-54 362 194 53.2 45.0-61.2 168 46.8 38.8-55.0
55-64 377 140 34.8 28.3-41.9 237 65.2 58.1-71.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 159 83 54.2 40.8-67.1 76 45.8 32.9-59.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 454 244 51.6 43.5-59.6 210 48.4 40.4-56.5
Some Post-H.S. 328 199 66.7 57.3-74.9 129 33.3 25.1-42.7
College Graduate 329 210 64.6 56.9-71.6 119 35.4 28.4-43.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 222 139 67.0 56.9-75.7 83 33.0 24.3-43.1
$15,000- 24,999 266 139 59.8 50.3-68.6 127 40.2 31.4-49.7
$25,000- 34,999 148 85 54.0 39.7-67.7 63 46.0 32.3-60.3
$35,000-49,999 155 104 77.2 68.5-84.1 51 22.8 15.9-31.5
$50,000- 74,999 172 104 64.5 53.5-74.2 68 35.5 25.8-46.5
$75,000+ 169 101 61.6 50.7-71.5 68 38.4 28.5-49.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 443 253 62.9 54.8-70.2 190 37.1 29.8-45.2
No 782 453 56.1 50.2-61.8 329 43.9 38.2-49.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 141 103 75.7 64.4-84.2 38 24.3 15.8-35.6
Non-Veteran 1,036 578 56.6 51.4-61.7 458 43.4 38.3-48.6

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*This question was asked only of respondents less than 65 years of age.

^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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