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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

HIV/AIDS

Do any of these situations apply to you in the past year:
have used intravenous drugs, have been treated for a sexually transmitted or venereal disease,
have given or received money or drugs in exchange for sex, had anal sex without a condom?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,343 339 4.4 3.9- 5.0 11,004 95.6 95.0-96.1
-Western NC 1,548 26 2.5 1.6- 3.9 1,522 97.5 96.1-98.4
GENDER
Male 592 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 956 15 2.9 1.7- 5.0 941 97.1 95.0-98.3
RACE
White 1,266 20 2.6 1.6- 4.2 1,246 97.4 95.8-98.4
Other minorities 274 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,475 23 2.3 1.4- 3.7 1,452 97.7 96.3-98.6
AGE
18-34 231 14 6.2 3.5-10.7 217 93.8 89.3-96.5
35-54 398 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 344 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 346 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 229 *** *** *** 229 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 207 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 478 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 397 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 463 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 226 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 297 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 171 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 171 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 416 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 456 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,084 18 2.5 1.5- 4.1 1,066 97.5 95.9-98.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 181 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,367 25 2.8 1.8- 4.3 1,342 97.2 95.7-98.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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