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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

HIV/AIDS

Not counting tests you may have had as part of blood donation, have you ever been tested for HIV?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,250 1,854 45.7 43.8-47.6 2,396 54.3 52.4-56.2
-Piedmont NC 1,928 858 45.9 43.3-48.5 1,070 54.1 51.5-56.7
GENDER
Male 896 384 44.9 41.1-48.7 512 55.1 51.3-58.9
Female 1,032 474 46.9 43.3-50.5 558 53.1 49.5-56.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,240 466 39.7 36.6-42.9 774 60.3 57.1-63.4
Non-Hispanic Black 399 249 64.0 58.3-69.4 150 36.0 30.6-41.7
Other 290 144 45.2 38.9-51.8 146 54.8 48.2-61.1
AGE
18-34 477 237 48.4 43.3-53.4 240 51.6 46.6-56.7
35-44 272 197 72.4 66.1-78.0 75 27.6 22.0-33.9
45-54 327 181 55.7 49.5-61.7 146 44.3 38.3-50.5
55-64 317 135 38.9 33.2-45.0 182 61.1 55.0-66.8
65-74 315 80 24.0 18.5-30.6 235 76.0 69.4-81.5
75+ 188 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 199 82 40.5 32.6-48.9 117 59.5 51.1-67.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 429 183 43.4 38.1-48.8 246 56.6 51.2-61.9
Some Post-H.S. 525 250 48.4 43.5-53.3 275 51.6 46.7-56.5
College Graduate 768 342 47.8 43.8-51.7 426 52.2 48.3-56.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 138 65 42.1 32.9-51.8 73 57.9 48.2-67.1
$15,000- 24,999 262 130 50.4 43.3-57.5 132 49.6 42.5-56.7
$25,000- 34,999 144 69 54.3 44.8-63.6 75 45.7 36.4-55.2
$35,000- 49,999 214 93 46.6 39.1-54.3 121 53.4 45.7-60.9
$50,000- 74,999 267 125 48.9 41.9-56.0 142 51.1 44.0-58.1
$75,000+ 545 274 51.0 46.2-55.7 271 49.0 44.3-53.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 520 230 46.1 41.0-51.2 290 53.9 48.8-59.0
No 1,396 624 45.9 42.9-49.0 772 54.1 51.0-57.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 212 120 62.2 54.6-69.3 92 37.8 30.7-45.4
Non-Veteran 1,716 738 44.2 41.4-46.9 978 55.8 53.1-58.6
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,060 496 47.9 44.4-51.4 564 52.1 48.6-55.6
Regional City or Suburban County 464 199 44.0 38.8-49.4 265 56.0 50.6-61.2
Rural 405 164 43.5 37.9-49.2 241 56.5 50.8-62.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,076 564 52.8 49.4-56.2 512 47.2 43.8-50.6
Unemployed 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 469 100 20.2 16.4-24.7 369 79.8 75.3-83.6
Unable to Work 126 74 58.4 48.1-68.1 52 41.6 31.9-51.9
Other not in Labor Force 171 67 38.4 30.4-47.0 104 61.6 53.0-69.6
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 136 78 53.6 43.4-63.6 58 46.4 36.4-56.6
101% to 150% 240 114 49.8 42.5-57.0 126 50.2 43.0-57.5
151% to 200% 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,027 487 49.6 46.0-53.1 540 50.4 46.9-54.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 775 335 44.6 40.5-48.7 440 55.4 51.3-59.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,053 481 46.9 43.4-50.4 572 53.1 49.6-56.6

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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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