2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

HIV/AIDS

At Risk for HIV:
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You have injected any drug other than those prescribed for you in the past year.
You have been treated for a sexually transmitted disease or STD in the past year.
You have given or received money or drugs in exchange for sex in the past year.
You had anal sex without a condom in the past year.
You had four or more sex partners in the past year.
Do any of these situations apply to you?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,462 295 7.0 6.2- 8.0 5,167 93.0 92.0-93.8
-Eastern NC 1,979 103 6.9 5.5- 8.7 1,876 93.1 91.3-94.5
GENDER
Male 890 58 8.1 5.9-11.0 832 91.9 89.0-94.1
Female 1,089 45 5.8 4.1- 8.2 1,044 94.2 91.8-95.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,198 59 6.7 5.0- 9.0 1,139 93.3 91.0-95.0
Non-Hispanic Black 458 23 6.7 3.9-11.3 435 93.3 88.7-96.1
Other 323 21 8.2 4.9-13.5 302 91.8 86.5-95.1
AGE
18-34 348 51 15.9 11.8-21.2 297 84.1 78.8-88.2
35-44 271 24 8.0 5.1-12.4 247 92.0 87.6-94.9
45-54 294 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 386 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 404 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 242 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 181 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 565 31 7.2 4.6-11.0 534 92.8 89.0-95.4
Some Post-H.S. 586 36 8.3 5.7-11.9 550 91.7 88.1-94.3
College Graduate 636 26 5.3 3.3- 8.3 610 94.7 91.7-96.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 644 34 6.3 4.3- 9.1 610 93.7 90.9-95.7
No 1,332 69 7.2 5.4- 9.5 1,263 92.8 90.5-94.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 348 19 6.4 3.8-10.4 329 93.6 89.6-96.2
Non-Veteran 1,629 84 7.0 5.4- 9.1 1,545 93.0 90.9-94.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 988 71 8.6 6.6-11.1 917 91.4 88.9-93.4
Unemployed 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 587 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 185 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 155 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 284 19 8.2 4.9-13.4 265 91.8 86.6-95.1
$25,000- 34,999 173 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 239 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 249 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 493 21 5.3 3.2- 8.8 472 94.7 91.2-96.8
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 194 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 228 17 7.6 4.4-13.0 211 92.4 87.0-95.6
151% to 200% 182 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 918 40 5.9 4.1- 8.5 878 94.1 91.5-95.9
HOUSING
Own 1,348 38 3.5 2.4- 5.2 1,310 96.5 94.8-97.6
Rent 473 45 12.1 8.7-16.7 428 87.9 83.3-91.3
Other arrangement 144 19 20.5 12.2-32.4 125 79.5 67.6-87.8
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 192 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 576 31 5.8 3.9- 8.6 545 94.2 91.4-96.1
Rural 1,211 62 7.6 5.6-10.2 1,149 92.4 89.8-94.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,262 69 7.2 5.4- 9.7 1,193 92.8 90.3-94.6
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 284 17 8.8 5.3-14.2 267 91.2 85.8-94.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 433 17 4.7 2.7- 8.1 416 95.3 91.9-97.3
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 387 15 5.8 3.2-10.3 372 94.2 89.7-96.8
2nd Quartile 249 14 4.7 2.6- 8.2 235 95.3 91.8-97.4
3rd Quartile 632 36 8.3 5.7-11.9 596 91.7 88.1-94.3
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 711 38 7.1 4.7-10.6 673 92.9 89.4-95.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4Quartile of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Social Vulnerability Index
(https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.html) for respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 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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