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
-FEMALES 2,844 1,086 40.8 38.6-43.1 1,758 59.2 56.9-61.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,801 565 33.9 31.2-36.6 1,236 66.1 63.4-68.8
Non-Hispanic Black 581 301 56.6 51.3-61.7 280 43.4 38.3-48.7
Other 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 520 259 47.5 42.6-52.4 261 52.5 47.6-57.4
35-44 389 246 61.1 55.0-66.9 143 38.9 33.1-45.0
45-54 436 239 52.6 46.9-58.2 197 47.4 41.8-53.1
55-64 523 169 34.4 29.4-39.7 354 65.6 60.3-70.6
65-74 542 117 22.5 18.1-27.6 425 77.5 72.4-81.9
75+ 369 35 9.6 5.8-15.4 334 90.4 84.6-94.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 252 105 40.0 32.6-47.8 147 60.0 52.2-67.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 662 236 38.5 33.9-43.2 426 61.5 56.8-66.1
Some Post-H.S. 810 329 42.9 38.8-47.1 481 57.1 52.9-61.2
College Graduate 1,114 413 40.4 37.0-44.0 701 59.6 56.0-63.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 254 127 51.3 43.1-59.3 127 48.7 40.7-56.9
$15,000- 24,999 403 167 45.2 39.0-51.5 236 54.8 48.5-61.0
$25,000- 34,999 244 103 51.6 43.4-59.7 141 48.4 40.3-56.6
$35,000- 49,999 345 147 45.2 38.9-51.8 198 54.8 48.2-61.1
$50,000- 74,999 302 103 36.7 30.2-43.8 199 63.3 56.2-69.8
$75,000+ 690 257 39.7 35.4-44.2 433 60.3 55.8-64.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 867 341 42.8 38.6-47.1 526 57.2 52.9-61.4
No 1,972 741 39.9 37.3-42.6 1,231 60.1 57.4-62.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,751 1,026 40.0 37.7-42.3 1,725 60.0 57.7-62.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 828 344 44.8 40.8-49.0 484 55.2 51.0-59.2
Regional City or Suburban County 804 303 38.7 34.6-42.9 501 61.3 57.1-65.4
Rural 1,212 439 38.7 35.2-42.3 773 61.3 57.7-64.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,331 627 47.6 44.4-50.8 704 52.4 49.2-55.6
Unemployed 188 107 54.8 46.1-63.3 81 45.2 36.7-53.9
Retired 838 126 16.2 13.0-20.1 712 83.8 79.9-87.0
Unable to Work 217 116 54.5 45.9-62.9 101 45.5 37.1-54.1
Other not in Labor Force 253 104 41.1 34.0-48.7 149 58.9 51.3-66.0
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 276 135 49.5 42.0-57.1 141 50.5 42.9-58.0
101% to 150% 308 131 47.3 40.3-54.4 177 52.7 45.6-59.7
151% to 200% 277 114 42.1 35.0-49.6 163 57.9 50.4-65.0
More than 200% 1,259 451 39.5 36.2-42.9 808 60.5 57.1-63.8
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 805 320 44.4 40.0-48.9 485 55.6 51.1-60.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 891 294 34.1 30.3-38.1 597 65.9 61.9-69.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,148 472 44.1 40.6-47.6 676 55.9 52.4-59.4
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 880 335 39.8 36.0-43.8 545 60.2 56.2-64.0
2nd Quartile 759 281 39.8 35.6-44.1 478 60.2 55.9-64.4
3rd Quartile 799 320 42.6 38.4-47.0 479 57.4 53.0-61.6
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 406 150 42.5 35.9-49.3 256 57.5 50.7-64.1

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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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