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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

HIV/AIDS (Ages 18-64)

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 7,608 3,097 45.3 43.5-47.1 4,511 54.7 52.9-56.5
-Western NC 1,132 383 38.3 34.5-42.3 749 61.7 57.7-65.5
GENDER
Male 472 135 31.5 26.1-37.5 337 68.5 62.5-73.9
Female 660 248 45.1 40.0-50.2 412 54.9 49.8-60.0
RACE
White 1,026 339 37.3 33.4-41.3 687 62.7 58.7-66.6
African American 28 15 58.8 33.5-80.2 13 41.2 19.8-66.5
Other Minorities 69 28 44.1 26.1-63.7 41 55.9 36.3-73.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 29 14 45.3 23.9-68.5 15 54.7 31.5-76.1
Non-Hispanic 1,102 369 38.0 34.2-42.0 733 62.0 58.0-65.8
AGE
18-24 43 12 29.1 14.9-49.0 31 70.9 51.0-85.1
25-34 124 79 65.1 54.3-74.5 45 34.9 25.5-45.7
35-44 230 114 48.5 41.1-56.0 116 51.5 44.0-58.9
45-54 296 96 27.1 21.5-33.4 200 72.9 66.6-78.5
55-64 439 82 18.6 14.7-23.1 357 81.4 76.9-85.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 132 38 27.9 19.4-38.5 94 72.1 61.5-80.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 337 104 34.9 28.1-42.4 233 65.1 57.6-71.9
Some Post-H.S. 319 128 47.4 40.1-54.8 191 52.6 45.2-59.9
College Graduate 342 112 38.2 31.6-45.3 230 61.8 54.7-68.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 135 56 41.5 31.4-52.4 79 58.5 47.6-68.6
$15,000- 24,999 187 72 44.3 34.6-54.4 115 55.7 45.6-65.4
$25,000- 34,999 147 50 40.8 29.9-52.8 97 59.2 47.2-70.1
$35,000- 49,999 157 39 31.2 22.0-42.2 118 68.8 57.8-78.0
$50,000-74,999 177 56 36.6 27.8-46.3 121 63.4 53.7-72.2
$75,000+ 187 70 43.6 35.0-52.6 117 56.4 47.4-65.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 432 156 38.1 32.0-44.6 276 61.9 55.4-68.0
No 667 213 38.3 33.4-43.5 454 61.7 56.5-66.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 113 43 46.5 34.4-59.0 70 53.5 41.0-65.6
Non-Veteran 1,019 340 37.5 33.5-41.7 679 62.5 58.3-66.5

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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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