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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

HIV/AIDS

Time of last HIV test (Not including blood donations)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Within past year Within past 2-5 years More than 5 years ago Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,844 279 16.1 14.1-18.2 477 28.8 26.3-31.4 427 21.7 19.5-24.0 661 33.5 30.9-36.2
-Piedmont NC 853 123 15.8 13.1-18.8 252 30.6 27.1-34.4 199 21.2 18.3-24.5 279 32.4 28.9-36.1
GENDER
Male 381 60 16.7 12.8-21.5 109 31.0 25.8-36.8 76 17.7 14.0-22.1 136 34.6 29.4-40.3
Female 472 63 14.9 11.5-19.2 143 30.3 25.7-35.3 123 24.3 20.0-29.1 143 30.5 25.8-35.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 463 53 13.2 9.9-17.3 120 27.8 23.2-32.8 133 25.3 21.3-29.7 157 33.8 29.0-39.0
Non-Hispanic Black 248 47 20.8 15.6-27.2 78 32.0 25.6-39.1 42 16.0 11.0-22.8 81 31.1 24.9-38.2
Other 143 24 15.5 10.1-23.0 54 39.2 30.6-48.5 24 16.4 10.8-23.9 41 29.0 21.4-37.9
AGE
18-34 236 57 25.7 19.9-32.5 101 44.2 37.2-51.5 40 14.8 10.7-20.2 38 15.2 10.9-20.9
35-44 195 27 14.0 9.3-20.6 69 35.4 28.1-43.4 46 23.6 17.2-31.5 53 27.0 20.6-34.7
45-54 181 15 9.2 5.4-15.2 39 18.2 12.9-25.0 56 26.5 20.3-33.8 71 46.2 38.0-54.6
55-64 134 19 13.1 8.1-20.5 29 21.3 14.6-29.9 34 24.3 17.1-33.3 52 41.3 32.3-51.0
65-74 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 18.6 10.8-30.0 *** *** ***
75+ 12 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 82 12 16.3 8.8-28.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 181 29 17.3 11.9-24.5 58 33.1 25.8-41.3 33 15.8 10.9-22.2 61 33.9 26.6-42.0
Some Post-H.S. 249 44 18.6 13.7-24.7 61 26.0 20.3-32.7 57 22.3 16.9-29.0 87 33.0 26.7-40.0
College Graduate 340 39 11.8 8.5-16.2 104 30.9 25.7-36.6 102 28.9 23.9-34.4 95 28.4 23.4-34.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 65 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 130 21 16.8 10.7-25.3 43 36.8 27.7-46.9 24 16.3 10.4-24.7 42 30.1 22.1-39.5
$25,000- 34,999 69 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 14.2 7.9-24.1 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 93 23 27.0 18.0-38.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 30 26.9 18.6-37.3
$50,000- 74,999 125 19 16.9 10.5-26.1 54 40.8 31.3-51.2 27 20.0 13.4-28.7 25 22.3 14.5-32.7
$75,000+ 271 24 9.8 6.3-14.9 68 25.9 20.3-32.3 95 33.8 27.6-40.6 84 30.5 24.7-37.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 228 32 16.8 11.7-23.6 58 25.3 19.3-32.3 43 16.2 11.5-22.3 95 41.8 34.6-49.3
No 621 91 15.7 12.7-19.2 192 32.1 28.0-36.6 155 22.9 19.4-26.8 183 29.3 25.3-33.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 118 22 24.5 16.3-35.0 36 31.4 22.8-41.6 24 16.9 11.0-25.1 36 27.2 19.3-36.8
Non-Veteran 735 102 14.6 11.9-17.8 215 30.3 26.6-34.4 175 21.9 18.7-25.5 243 33.2 29.3-37.2
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 492 84 18.1 14.4-22.4 154 31.1 26.6-36.0 112 22.4 18.3-27.0 142 28.5 24.1-33.4
Regional City or Suburban County 198 17 10.8 6.6-17.1 60 33.1 25.8-41.2 54 22.1 16.7-28.8 67 34.0 26.8-42.1
Rural 164 23 16.6 11.0-24.4 38 25.7 18.6-34.5 33 16.6 11.5-23.3 70 41.1 32.8-49.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 562 86 16.3 13.1-20.2 181 32.4 28.1-36.9 135 22.7 19.0-26.8 160 28.6 24.6-33.1
Unemployed 44 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 100 *** *** *** 14 14.4 8.3-23.9 20 19.0 11.7-29.3 *** *** ***
Unable to Work 73 *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 18.5 11.2-29.0 *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 18.2 10.0-30.8
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 78 12 13.5 7.3-23.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 114 22 19.8 12.7-29.5 *** *** *** 22 14.0 8.8-21.4 41 35.3 26.1-45.8
151% to 200% 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 484 60 14.0 10.7-18.0 148 31.2 26.6-36.2 133 26.1 21.9-30.8 143 28.7 24.4-33.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 334 50 16.5 12.4-21.7 94 31.7 26.0-38.0 79 18.8 14.9-23.6 111 32.9 27.4-39.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 477 68 15.1 11.7-19.3 144 29.9 25.4-34.8 113 23.3 19.2-28.1 152 31.7 27.0-36.7

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*Asked of respondents who reported they had been tested for HIV. Responses indicating test was done before January 1985 were recoded to 'donít know.'

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2018 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2018 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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.

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