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 White 3,286 1,055 32.9 31.0-34.9 2,231 67.1 65.1-69.0
GENDER
Male 1,485 490 31.9 29.2-34.8 995 68.1 65.2-70.8
Female 1,801 565 33.9 31.2-36.6 1,236 66.1 63.4-68.8
AGE
18-34 594 228 35.8 31.6-40.2 366 64.2 59.8-68.4
35-44 369 188 46.0 40.2-52.0 181 54.0 48.0-59.8
45-54 503 225 44.5 39.4-49.6 278 55.5 50.4-60.6
55-64 643 207 32.3 28.1-36.8 436 67.7 63.2-71.9
65-74 672 152 23.2 19.4-27.5 520 76.8 72.5-80.6
75+ 454 41 9.2 6.0-13.8 413 90.8 86.2-94.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 181 59 32.2 24.6-41.0 122 67.8 59.0-75.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 773 216 29.0 25.3-33.0 557 71.0 67.0-74.7
Some Post-H.S. 934 322 35.1 31.6-38.8 612 64.9 61.2-68.4
College Graduate 1,392 456 33.9 31.1-36.9 936 66.1 63.1-68.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 175 74 40.6 31.9-50.0 101 59.4 50.0-68.1
$15,000- 24,999 348 125 39.0 32.7-45.6 223 61.0 54.4-67.3
$25,000- 34,999 253 89 36.6 29.5-44.3 164 63.4 55.7-70.5
$35,000- 49,999 375 122 34.2 28.7-40.1 253 65.8 59.9-71.3
$50,000- 74,999 450 136 30.9 26.0-36.1 314 69.1 63.9-74.0
$75,000+ 1,103 359 32.8 29.6-36.1 744 67.2 63.9-70.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 981 348 38.1 34.3-42.0 633 61.9 58.0-65.7
No 2,297 705 31.0 28.8-33.2 1,592 69.0 66.8-71.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 449 203 45.9 40.4-51.5 246 54.1 48.5-59.6
Non-Veteran 2,834 851 31.0 29.0-33.2 1,983 69.0 66.8-71.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY1
Urban 904 303 35.2 31.6-39.0 601 64.8 61.0-68.4
Regional City or Suburban County 946 320 34.1 30.6-37.9 626 65.9 62.1-69.4
Rural 1,436 432 30.2 27.3-33.2 1,004 69.8 66.8-72.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,703 643 36.8 34.2-39.5 1,060 63.2 60.5-65.8
Unemployed 164 82 48.9 40.2-57.6 82 51.1 42.4-59.8
Retired 1,008 160 16.6 13.7-19.9 848 83.4 80.1-86.3
Unable to Work 206 108 53.5 44.7-62.1 98 46.5 37.9-55.3
Other not in Labor Force 192 59 26.5 20.1-34.2 133 73.5 65.8-79.9
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 204 87 41.2 33.0-49.9 117 58.8 50.1-67.0
101% to 150% 286 103 40.9 34.0-48.1 183 59.1 51.9-66.0
151% to 200% 291 106 35.4 29.1-42.4 185 64.6 57.6-70.9
More than 200% 1,856 573 31.6 29.2-34.2 1,283 68.4 65.8-70.8
HOUSING
Own 2,446 685 29.6 27.5-31.9 1,761 70.4 68.1-72.5
Rent 629 301 48.3 43.7-52.9 328 51.7 47.1-56.3
Other arrangement 192 67 32.5 24.9-41.2 125 67.5 58.8-75.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 782 264 35.2 31.2-39.3 518 64.8 60.7-68.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,087 317 29.7 26.4-33.2 770 70.3 66.8-73.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,417 474 34.5 31.6-37.5 943 65.5 62.5-68.4
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 1,185 382 31.9 28.8-35.1 803 68.1 64.9-71.2
2nd Quartile 893 278 32.9 29.3-36.7 615 67.1 63.3-70.7
3rd Quartile 868 295 35.1 31.4-39.1 573 64.9 60.9-68.6
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 340 100 30.7 24.8-37.4 240 69.3 62.6-75.2

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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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