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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

HIV/AIDS

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Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,008 2,862 41.7 40.2-43.1 5,146 58.3 56.9-59.8
-Piedmont NC 4,694 1,641 41.7 39.8-43.6 3,053 58.3 56.4-60.2
GENDER
Male 1,830 614 37.8 35.0-40.7 1,216 62.2 59.3-65.0
Female 2,864 1,027 45.2 42.6-47.8 1,837 54.8 52.2-57.4
RACE
White 3,397 979 35.2 33.0-37.5 2,418 64.8 62.5-67.0
African American 906 485 60.7 56.3-64.9 421 39.3 35.1-43.7
Other minorities 326 151 46.6 40.0-53.3 175 53.4 46.7-60.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 305 159 51.6 45.1-58.0 146 48.4 42.0-54.9
Non-Hispanic 4,363 1,470 40.8 38.8-42.8 2,893 59.2 57.2-61.2
AGE
18-34 753 430 53.5 49.2-57.8 323 46.5 42.2-50.8
35-54 1,466 765 51.7 48.5-55.0 701 48.3 45.0-51.5
55-64 928 270 28.8 25.1-32.8 658 71.2 67.2-74.9
65-74 831 121 14.4 11.5-17.9 710 85.6 82.1-88.5
75+ 675 40 7.3 5.1-10.5 635 92.7 89.5-94.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 603 181 40.1 34.9-45.5 422 59.9 54.5-65.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,240 388 38.2 34.6-41.9 852 61.8 58.1-65.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,253 492 45.9 42.1-49.7 761 54.1 50.3-57.9
College Graduate 1,595 580 41.1 37.9-44.3 1,015 58.9 55.7-62.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 528 227 52.0 46.2-57.7 301 48.0 42.3-53.8
$15,000- 24,999 805 325 51.2 46.6-55.6 480 48.8 44.4-53.4
$25,000- 34,999 432 148 43.8 37.5-50.4 284 56.2 49.6-62.5
$35,000- 49,999 537 188 45.7 39.9-51.5 349 54.3 48.5-60.1
$50,000+ 1,504 538 38.4 35.2-41.7 966 61.6 58.3-64.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,254 413 38.8 35.1-42.7 841 61.2 57.3-64.9
No 3,416 1,215 42.4 40.2-44.7 2,201 57.6 55.3-59.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 522 183 44.5 39.0-50.2 339 55.5 49.8-61.0
Non-Veteran 4,169 1,457 41.4 39.4-43.5 2,712 58.6 56.5-60.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,695 519 38.0 34.7-41.4 1,176 62.0 58.6-65.3
No 2,999 1,122 43.1 40.8-45.5 1,877 56.9 54.5-59.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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