2020 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS

Time of last HIV test (Not including blood donations)*

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year Within the past 2-5 years More than 5 years ago Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,976 245 15.3 13.3-17.5 488 26.3 24.0-28.7 470 22.0 19.9-24.3 773 36.5 33.9-39.1
-MALES 896 115 16.4 13.3-20.0 223 24.9 21.6-28.6 189 20.0 17.1-23.4 369 38.7 34.8-42.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 488 52 13.6 10.0-18.2 109 22.4 18.2-27.1 120 22.0 18.2-26.4 207 42.0 36.8-47.4
Non-Hispanic Black 223 34 19.9 13.8-27.8 67 29.6 22.9-37.3 36 19.4 13.5-27.1 86 31.1 24.4-38.7
Other 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 195 47 27.5 20.1-36.4 70 32.6 25.5-40.7 22 9.6 6.2-14.7 56 30.3 23.1-38.6
35-44 174 27 20.6 13.9-29.4 44 21.2 15.3-28.6 40 25.5 18.2-34.5 63 32.7 25.2-41.2
45-54 181 20 10.8 6.6-17.2 37 24.6 17.5-33.5 50 26.6 19.6-35.1 74 38.0 29.6-47.1
55-64 170 *** *** *** 44 26.2 18.9-35.1 40 23.4 16.6-31.8 77 43.4 34.7-52.5
65-74 127 *** *** *** 22 15.7 9.6-24.6 29 20.8 13.9-30.0 70 59.2 48.7-68.8
75+ 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 84 *** *** *** 21 21.7 13.2-33.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 237 36 19.5 13.6-27.1 65 27.6 21.3-35.1 42 14.4 10.1-20.1 94 38.5 31.2-46.3
Some Post-H.S. 250 26 15.1 9.9-22.2 53 21.7 16.1-28.4 53 21.4 16.1-28.0 118 41.8 34.9-49.0
College Graduate 322 38 12.8 9.0-17.8 84 27.9 22.4-34.1 75 23.5 18.6-29.3 125 35.8 30.1-42.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 57 *** *** *** 11 13.4 6.5-25.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 124 15 14.6 7.9-25.2 31 23.8 16.1-33.6 26 18.8 12.1-28.0 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 82 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 105 *** *** *** 25 23.4 15.1-34.6 27 28.0 19.0-39.2 32 21.4 14.2-31.0
$50,000- 74,999 125 *** *** *** *** *** *** 29 21.0 14.1-30.2 48 36.4 27.4-46.5
$75,000+ 268 29 11.5 7.8-16.6 61 25.0 19.2-31.8 63 23.4 17.9-30.0 115 40.1 33.5-47.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 267 31 14.3 9.3-21.3 53 18.5 13.5-24.9 55 18.2 13.4-24.1 128 49.0 41.4-56.7
No 624 84 17.3 13.6-21.7 168 27.4 23.4-31.9 133 20.8 17.2-24.9 239 34.6 30.3-39.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 285 39 17.9 12.5-24.9 75 25.4 19.8-32.1 59 19.3 14.5-25.2 112 37.4 30.8-44.5
Non-Veteran 608 75 15.7 12.1-20.1 147 24.7 20.7-29.1 130 20.4 16.8-24.5 256 39.3 34.6-44.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 284 40 17.5 12.3-24.2 74 26.6 21.0-33.1 62 21.3 16.2-27.5 108 34.6 28.5-41.3
Regional City or Suburban County 269 40 20.0 14.2-27.5 64 23.5 17.9-30.1 53 16.4 12.0-21.9 112 40.1 33.2-47.5
Rural 343 35 11.4 7.8-16.4 85 24.6 19.3-30.7 74 22.3 17.4-28.2 149 41.7 35.4-48.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 580 80 15.4 12.0-19.4 170 30.5 26.2-35.2 117 20.5 16.8-24.7 213 33.7 29.3-38.3
Unemployed 65 *** *** *** 11 14.4 7.3-26.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 151 *** *** *** 26 17.8 10.9-27.7 35 22.1 15.3-30.8 82 54.1 43.9-63.9
Unable to Work 85 *** *** *** 14 7.9 4.2-14.7 12 10.5 5.1-20.3 *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 11 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 23 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 82 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 17.5 10.0-28.8 *** *** ***
101% to 150% 98 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 87 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 464 57 14.0 10.5-18.3 115 26.9 22.2-32.1 104 22.0 17.9-26.8 188 37.1 32.2-42.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 282 39 16.6 11.6-23.3 73 25.9 20.0-32.9 47 16.7 12.0-22.7 123 40.8 33.9-48.1
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 261 34 19.1 13.0-27.2 61 23.6 17.9-30.5 52 16.8 12.3-22.4 114 40.5 33.4-48.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 353 42 14.2 10.3-19.3 89 25.4 20.4-31.1 90 24.3 19.4-30.0 132 36.1 30.4-42.2
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 246 30 15.2 10.2-22.1 53 21.7 16.3-28.4 65 24.0 18.5-30.4 98 39.1 32.2-46.5
2nd Quartile 246 38 19.6 14.0-26.8 58 23.8 18.1-30.6 53 20.2 15.0-26.8 97 36.4 29.6-43.8
3rd Quartile 267 29 14.4 9.2-21.8 70 26.1 20.3-32.9 53 17.8 13.3-23.4 115 41.7 34.7-49.0
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 137 18 13.1 7.7-21.3 *** *** *** 18 16.0 9.0-26.6 59 38.0 28.3-48.7

Back to HIV/AIDS.

*Asked of respondents who reported they had been tested for HIV. Responses indicating test was done before January 1985 were recoded to 'donít know.'

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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 10AUG21.

SCHS Home | FAQs | Contacts