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
-MALES 2,345 899 37.9 35.5-40.3 1,446 62.1 59.7-64.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,485 490 31.9 29.2-34.8 995 68.1 65.2-70.8
Non-Hispanic Black 385 223 56.3 49.9-62.5 162 43.7 37.5-50.1
Other 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 547 196 34.3 29.8-39.1 351 65.7 60.9-70.2
35-44 338 174 47.9 41.4-54.5 164 52.1 45.5-58.6
45-54 394 182 50.0 44.0-55.9 212 50.0 44.1-56.0
55-64 408 170 40.2 34.6-46.0 238 59.8 54.0-65.4
65-74 398 128 27.7 22.8-33.2 270 72.3 66.8-77.2
75+ 227 36 15.1 10.3-21.6 191 84.9 78.4-89.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 227 84 35.9 28.4-44.3 143 64.1 55.7-71.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 643 237 37.3 32.9-42.0 406 62.7 58.0-67.1
Some Post-H.S. 613 253 40.8 36.3-45.5 360 59.2 54.5-63.7
College Graduate 849 322 36.5 32.8-40.3 527 63.5 59.7-67.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 303 126 40.9 34.2-47.9 177 59.1 52.1-65.8
$25,000- 34,999 199 82 40.9 32.6-49.8 117 59.1 50.2-67.4
$35,000- 49,999 248 105 44.9 37.4-52.6 143 55.1 47.4-62.6
$50,000- 74,999 326 125 38.5 32.5-45.0 201 61.5 55.0-67.5
$75,000+ 753 268 34.5 30.6-38.6 485 65.5 61.4-69.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 649 268 41.1 36.3-46.0 381 58.9 54.0-63.7
No 1,683 626 37.0 34.2-39.8 1,057 63.0 60.2-65.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 584 285 50.2 45.1-55.2 299 49.8 44.8-54.9
Non-Veteran 1,757 611 34.4 31.8-37.2 1,146 65.6 62.8-68.2
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 752 285 38.2 34.2-42.5 467 61.8 57.5-65.8
Regional City or Suburban County 616 270 43.7 39.0-48.5 346 56.3 51.5-61.0
Rural 977 344 33.1 29.5-36.9 633 66.9 63.1-70.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,423 582 40.8 37.8-43.9 841 59.2 56.1-62.2
Unemployed 126 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 549 152 24.9 20.7-29.6 397 75.1 70.4-79.3
Unable to Work 160 85 52.8 42.8-62.6 75 47.2 37.4-57.2
Other not in Labor Force 72 11 13.7 6.8-25.8 61 86.3 74.2-93.2
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 196 82 37.4 29.0-46.7 114 62.6 53.3-71.0
101% to 150% 239 100 46.0 38.1-54.1 139 54.0 45.9-61.9
151% to 200% 185 87 43.5 35.0-52.4 98 56.5 47.6-65.0
More than 200% 1,264 464 36.6 33.5-39.8 800 63.4 60.2-66.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 642 283 42.9 38.1-47.8 359 57.1 52.2-61.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 713 262 37.2 32.9-41.8 451 62.8 58.2-67.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 990 354 36.0 32.5-39.6 636 64.0 60.4-67.5
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 736 246 32.0 28.1-36.0 490 68.0 64.0-71.9
2nd Quartile 631 247 40.5 35.9-45.2 384 59.5 54.8-64.1
3rd Quartile 632 269 40.8 36.2-45.5 363 59.2 54.5-63.8
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 346 137 39.4 32.8-46.5 209 60.6 53.5-67.2

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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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