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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 794 138 15.7 12.4-19.6 656 84.3 80.4-87.6
GENDER
Male 302 62 19.5 14.0-26.5 240 80.5 73.5-86.0
Female 492 76 12.8 9.2-17.6 416 87.2 82.4-90.8
RACE
White 418 53 10.1 6.9-14.5 365 89.9 85.5-93.1
African American 287 64 21.1 15.0-28.8 223 78.9 71.2-85.0
Asian 4 0 0.0 . - . 4 100 . - .
Native American 24 4 26.3 5.4-69.0 20 73.7 31.0-94.6
Other Minorities 55 15 21.1 10.7-37.2 40 78.9 62.8-89.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 65 14 22.5 11.9-38.4 51 77.5 61.6-88.1
-English Speaking 37 8 25.0 10.7-48.2 29 75.0 51.8-89.3
-Spanish Speaking 28 6 19.8 7.3-43.7 22 80.2 56.3-92.7
Non-Hispanic 727 124 14.8 11.5-18.9 603 85.2 81.1-88.5
AGE
18-24 83 19 17.8 10.1-29.4 64 82.2 70.6-89.9
25-34 232 22 10.4 6.2-17.2 210 89.6 82.8-93.8
35-44 209 33 16.2 10.2-24.8 176 83.8 75.2-89.8
45-54 174 40 18.7 11.8-28.5 134 81.3 71.5-88.2
55-64 96 24 27.5 16.6-42.1 72 72.5 57.9-83.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 91 26 32.2 19.7-47.9 65 67.8 52.1-80.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 224 55 22.0 15.0-31.0 169 78.0 69.0-85.0
Some Post-H.S. 227 34 11.4 7.2-17.7 193 88.6 82.3-92.8
College Graduate 251 22 5.7 3.2- 9.8 229 94.3 90.2-96.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 121 30 20.5 12.1-32.5 91 79.5 67.5-87.9
$15,000- 24,999 136 29 20.1 12.3-30.9 107 79.9 69.1-87.7
$25,000- 34,999 85 15 19.9 9.3-37.5 70 80.1 62.5-90.7
$35,000- 49,999 109 24 18.2 10.7-29.2 85 81.8 70.8-89.3
$50,000-74,999 108 13 8.4 3.8-17.8 95 91.6 82.2-96.2
$75,000+ 160 14 6.9 3.4-13.5 146 93.1 86.5-96.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 270 56 19.4 13.2-27.5 214 80.6 72.5-86.8
No 503 79 14.2 10.4-19.0 424 85.8 81.0-89.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 129 17 10.7 5.1-20.8 112 89.3 79.2-94.9
Non-Veteran 601 109 16.7 12.8-21.4 492 83.3 78.6-87.2

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*This question was asked only of respondents (<65 yrs.) 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.

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