2020 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS

Including fluid testing from your mouth, but 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 5,189 1,985 39.4 37.8-41.1 3,204 60.6 58.9-62.2
-Non-Hispanic Black 966 524 56.5 52.4-60.4 442 43.5 39.6-47.6
GENDER
Male 385 223 56.3 49.9-62.5 162 43.7 37.5-50.1
Female 581 301 56.6 51.3-61.7 280 43.4 38.3-48.7
AGE
18-34 180 107 56.5 48.0-64.7 73 43.5 35.3-52.0
35-44 138 111 77.1 65.6-85.6 27 22.9 14.4-34.4
45-54 158 117 72.2 62.9-79.9 41 27.8 20.1-37.1
55-64 190 92 51.3 42.6-60.0 98 48.7 40.0-57.4
65-74 188 68 30.3 22.8-39.0 120 69.7 61.0-77.2
75+ 101 23 22.1 13.6-33.9 78 77.9 66.1-86.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 281 152 55.6 48.4-62.7 129 44.4 37.3-51.6
Some Post-H.S. 267 146 56.7 49.2-63.8 121 43.3 36.2-50.8
College Graduate 326 183 61.4 54.9-67.5 143 38.6 32.5-45.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 158 84 51.2 41.2-61.1 74 48.8 38.9-58.8
$25,000- 34,999 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 193 104 55.0 46.5-63.3 89 45.0 36.7-53.5
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 291 154 52.4 44.5-60.2 137 47.6 39.8-55.5
No 673 369 58.1 53.4-62.6 304 41.9 37.4-46.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 130 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 836 442 55.4 51.0-59.7 394 44.6 40.3-49.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY1
Urban 351 197 59.0 52.7-65.0 154 41.0 35.0-47.3
Regional City or Suburban County 248 133 55.5 47.5-63.1 115 44.5 36.9-52.5
Rural 367 194 53.7 46.7-60.6 173 46.3 39.4-53.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 468 302 65.1 59.6-70.2 166 34.9 29.8-40.4
Unemployed 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 274 89 30.1 23.5-37.5 185 69.9 62.5-76.5
Unable to Work 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 405 227 60.2 54.2-66.0 178 39.8 34.0-45.8
HOUSING
Own 514 246 52.9 47.3-58.5 268 47.1 41.5-52.7
Rent 357 234 66.9 60.5-72.7 123 33.1 27.3-39.5
Other arrangement 89 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 385 209 57.2 50.5-63.6 176 42.8 36.4-49.5
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 258 126 50.3 42.5-58.0 132 49.7 42.0-57.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 323 189 60.5 53.9-66.7 134 39.5 33.3-46.1
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 166 93 57.5 48.5-66.1 73 42.5 33.9-51.5
2nd Quartile 250 138 58.6 51.0-65.8 112 41.4 34.2-49.0
3rd Quartile 330 176 53.3 46.5-60.0 154 46.7 40.0-53.5
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 220 117 56.1 46.9-65.0 103 43.9 35.0-53.1

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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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