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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS

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%)
TOTAL 8,333 3,416 43.4 41.5-45.2 4,917 56.6 54.8-58.5
GENDER
Male 3,212 1,189 38.2 35.4-41.1 2,023 61.8 58.9-64.6
Female 5,121 2,227 48.5 46.3-50.8 2,894 51.5 49.2-53.7
RACE
White 6,373 2,326 38.1 36.1-40.0 4,047 61.9 60.0-63.9
African American 1,273 739 59.0 54.3-63.6 534 41.0 36.4-45.7
Asian 88 35 41.3 28.7-55.3 53 58.7 44.7-71.3
Native American 215 108 44.2 33.0-56.0 107 55.8 44.0-67.0
Other Minorities 336 189 51.6 41.4-61.6 147 48.4 38.4-58.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 368 210 51.1 41.5-60.5 158 48.9 39.5-58.5
-English Speaking 181 111 62.1 50.5-72.6 70 37.9 27.4-49.5
-Spanish Speaking 187 99 45.8 33.4-58.7 88 54.2 41.3-66.6
Non-Hispanic 7,949 3,201 42.7 40.9-44.5 4,748 57.3 55.5-59.1
AGE
18-24 376 155 36.8 30.0-44.1 221 63.2 55.9-70.0
25-34 1,146 744 59.7 55.0-64.2 402 40.3 35.8-45.0
35-44 1,829 1,035 54.8 51.3-58.3 794 45.2 41.7-48.7
45-54 2,379 904 38.5 35.6-41.5 1,475 61.5 58.5-64.4
55-64 2,603 578 21.7 19.5-24.0 2,025 78.3 76.0-80.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 764 301 41.2 34.5-48.3 463 58.8 51.7-65.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,338 837 39.3 35.8-43.0 1,501 60.7 57.0-64.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,217 989 47.7 44.0-51.3 1,228 52.3 48.7-56.0
College Graduate 3,005 1,285 44.2 41.6-46.8 1,720 55.8 53.2-58.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 772 385 51.1 43.7-58.4 387 48.9 41.6-56.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,140 503 48.9 43.6-54.1 637 51.1 45.9-56.4
$25,000- 34,999 786 342 45.6 39.5-51.8 444 54.4 48.2-60.5
$35,000- 49,999 1,132 464 45.7 41.2-50.3 668 54.3 49.7-58.8
$50,000-74,999 1,369 553 43.9 39.7-48.1 816 56.1 51.9-60.3
$75,000+ 2,221 861 41.4 38.2-44.6 1,360 58.6 55.4-61.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,414 1,066 48.6 45.0-52.2 1,348 51.4 47.8-55.0
No 5,699 2,256 41.1 39.0-43.2 3,443 58.9 56.8-61.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 808 423 56.9 51.1-62.5 385 43.1 37.5-48.9
Non-Veteran 6,862 2,733 41.8 39.8-43.9 4,129 58.2 56.1-60.2

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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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