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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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%)
North Carolina 8,333 3,416 43.4 41.5-45.2 4,917 56.6 54.8-58.5
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 201 93 49.6 38.3-61.0 108 50.4 39.0-61.7
Buncombe 255 109 45.7 38.2-53.3 146 54.3 46.7-61.8
Cabarrus 222 91 47.1 38.1-56.3 131 52.9 43.7-61.9
Catawba 213 67 32.4 25.1-40.7 146 67.6 59.3-74.9
Cumberland 251 150 62.2 54.0-69.8 101 37.8 30.2-46.0
Davidson 239 77 35.6 28.2-43.8 162 64.4 56.2-71.8
Durham 276 136 50.9 42.3-59.3 140 49.1 40.7-57.7
Forsyth 249 101 44.5 36.5-52.8 148 55.5 47.2-63.5
Gaston 198 97 55.9 47.4-64.1 101 44.1 35.9-52.6
Guilford 277 107 47.5 38.4-56.8 170 52.5 43.2-61.6
Iredell 271 101 38.6 31.1-46.7 170 61.4 53.3-68.9
Johnston 250 96 44.4 36.2-53.0 154 55.6 47.0-63.8
Mecklenburg 447 197 43.1 37.2-49.3 250 56.9 50.7-62.8
New Hanover 223 88 42.4 32.8-52.5 135 57.6 47.5-67.2
Onslow 258 137 63.0 55.8-69.7 121 37.0 30.3-44.2
Orange 244 110 46.1 38.7-53.7 134 53.9 46.3-61.3
Pitt 235 113 57.4 49.1-65.3 122 42.6 34.7-50.9
Randolph 230 74 29.6 22.8-37.5 156 70.4 62.5-77.2
Robeson 254 103 40.5 33.0-48.5 151 59.5 51.5-67.0
Rowan 257 88 38.0 30.2-46.5 169 62.0 53.5-69.8
Union 249 106 45.9 37.9-54.2 143 54.1 45.8-62.1
Wake 438 193 42.6 36.5-48.8 245 57.4 51.2-63.5
Wayne 239 122 49.6 41.0-58.1 117 50.4 41.9-59.0
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,341 1,081 46.5 42.7-50.4 1,260 53.5 49.6-57.3
Piedmont 4,325 1,758 43.1 40.7-45.5 2,567 56.9 54.5-59.3
Western NC 1,667 577 37.7 33.9-41.7 1,090 62.3 58.3-66.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,106 377 36.8 32.9-40.8 729 63.2 59.2-67.1
Northwest 1,833 646 39.3 35.5-43.3 1,187 60.7 56.7-64.5
Charlotte 1,195 520 44.4 40.2-48.7 675 55.6 51.3-59.8
Greensboro 1,031 413 42.3 36.7-48.1 618 57.7 51.9-63.3
Southern Regional 789 388 53.6 47.7-59.4 401 46.4 40.6-52.3
Coastal 322 125 39.9 30.4-50.2 197 60.1 49.8-69.6
Wake 1,041 461 45.1 40.5-49.7 580 54.9 50.3-59.5
Area L 92 38 38.5 25.8-52.9 54 61.5 47.1-74.2
Eastern 924 448 45.1 38.9-51.5 476 54.9 48.5-61.1

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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.

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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