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%)
TOTAL 5,189 1,985 39.4 37.8-41.1 3,204 60.6 58.9-62.2
GENDER
Male 2,345 899 37.9 35.5-40.3 1,446 62.1 59.7-64.5
Female 2,844 1,086 40.8 38.6-43.1 1,758 59.2 56.9-61.4
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 3,286 1,055 32.9 31.0-34.9 2,231 67.1 65.1-69.0
Non-Hispanic Black 966 524 56.5 52.4-60.4 442 43.5 39.6-47.6
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 146 59 43.5 33.7-53.9 87 56.5 46.1-66.3
Non-Hispanic Multiracial 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 102 31 27.2 18.0-38.9 *** *** ***
Hispanic 501 222 44.3 39.1-49.7 279 55.7 50.3-60.9
AGE
18-34 1,067 455 40.8 37.4-44.2 612 59.2 55.8-62.6
35-44 727 420 54.7 50.1-59.1 307 45.3 40.9-49.9
45-54 830 421 51.3 47.2-55.4 409 48.7 44.6-52.8
55-64 931 339 37.1 33.4-41.0 592 62.9 59.0-66.6
65-74 940 245 24.9 21.6-28.5 695 75.1 71.5-78.4
75+ 596 71 11.8 8.7-15.9 525 88.2 84.1-91.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 479 189 38.0 32.6-43.6 290 62.0 56.4-67.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,305 473 37.9 34.7-41.2 832 62.1 58.8-65.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,423 582 42.0 38.9-45.1 841 58.0 54.9-61.1
College Graduate 1,963 735 38.6 36.1-41.2 1,228 61.4 58.8-63.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 1,516 609 42.0 38.8-45.2 907 58.0 54.8-61.2
No 3,655 1,367 38.5 36.6-40.5 2,288 61.5 59.5-63.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 674 344 52.3 47.6-57.0 330 47.7 43.0-52.4
Non-Veteran 4,508 1,637 37.6 35.8-39.4 2,871 62.4 60.6-64.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 2,754 1,209 44.0 41.8-46.2 1,545 56.0 53.8-58.2
Unemployed 314 172 53.3 46.3-60.1 142 46.7 39.9-53.7
Retired 1,387 278 19.9 17.2-22.8 1,109 80.1 77.2-82.8
Unable to Work 377 201 53.7 47.1-60.2 176 46.3 39.8-52.9
Other not in Labor Force 325 115 32.8 27.0-39.2 210 67.2 60.8-73.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 371 184 48.1 41.2-55.0 187 51.9 45.0-58.8
$15,000- 24,999 706 293 43.2 38.6-47.9 413 56.8 52.1-61.4
$25,000- 34,999 443 185 46.4 40.4-52.4 258 53.6 47.6-59.6
$35,000- 49,999 593 252 45.1 40.2-50.1 341 54.9 49.9-59.8
$50,000-74,999 628 228 37.7 33.2-42.4 400 62.3 57.6-66.8
$75,000+ 1,443 525 36.9 34.0-39.9 918 63.1 60.1-66.0
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 1,005 318 32.2 28.7-36.0 687 67.8 64.0-71.3
POVERTY LEVEL1
Less than 50% 155 94 59.9 49.9-69.2 61 40.1 30.8-50.1
50% to 100% 472 217 43.8 38.0-49.8 255 56.2 50.2-62.0
101% to 150% 547 231 46.7 41.4-52.0 316 53.3 48.0-58.6
151% to 200% 462 201 42.7 37.2-48.4 261 57.3 51.6-62.8
More than 200% 2,523 915 38.0 35.7-40.3 1,608 62.0 59.7-64.3
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 1,005 318 32.2 28.7-36.0 687 67.8 64.0-71.3
HOUSING
Own 3,408 1,127 35.5 33.5-37.5 2,281 64.5 62.5-66.5
Rent 1,377 710 51.9 48.7-55.1 667 48.1 44.9-51.3
Other arrangement 364 140 35.9 30.0-42.2 224 64.1 57.8-70.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 1,580 629 41.6 38.7-44.6 951 58.4 55.4-61.3
Regional City or Suburban County 1,420 573 41.0 37.9-44.2 847 59.0 55.8-62.1
Rural 2,189 783 35.9 33.4-38.6 1,406 64.1 61.4-66.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,447 603 43.6 40.4-46.9 844 56.4 53.1-59.6
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,604 556 35.6 32.7-38.6 1,048 64.4 61.4-67.3
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 2,138 826 40.2 37.7-42.7 1,312 59.8 57.3-62.3
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 1,616 581 36.0 33.3-38.9 1,035 64.0 61.1-66.7
2nd Quartile 1,390 528 40.1 37.0-43.3 862 59.9 56.7-63.0
3rd Quartile 1,431 589 41.7 38.6-44.9 842 58.3 55.1-61.4
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 752 287 40.9 36.2-45.8 465 59.1 54.2-63.8

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

2Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. 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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