2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina

HIV/AIDS

At Risk for HIV:
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You have injected any drug other than those prescribed for you in the past year.
You have been treated for a sexually transmitted disease or STD in the past year.
You have given or received money or drugs in exchange for sex in the past year.
You had anal sex without a condom in the past year.
You had four or more sex partners in the past year.
Do any of these situations apply to you?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,462 295 7.0 6.2- 8.0 5,167 93.0 92.0-93.8
-Piedmont NC 2,659 148 7.3 6.1- 8.7 2,511 92.7 91.3-93.9
GENDER
Male 1,205 77 7.6 5.9- 9.8 1,128 92.4 90.2-94.1
Female 1,454 71 7.0 5.4- 9.1 1,383 93.0 90.9-94.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,729 94 6.4 5.1- 8.1 1,635 93.6 91.9-94.9
Non-Hispanic Black 503 37 11.2 7.9-15.5 466 88.8 84.5-92.1
Other 427 17 4.9 3.0- 8.1 410 95.1 91.9-97.0
AGE
18-34 593 71 13.5 10.5-17.2 522 86.5 82.8-89.5
35-44 385 29 9.6 6.4-14.1 356 90.4 85.9-93.6
45-54 463 24 6.2 4.0- 9.6 439 93.8 90.4-96.0
55-64 458 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 428 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 278 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 222 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 586 38 8.3 5.9-11.6 548 91.7 88.4-94.1
Some Post-H.S. 688 50 9.5 7.0-12.7 638 90.5 87.3-93.0
College Graduate 1,156 51 5.3 3.9- 7.1 1,105 94.7 92.9-96.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 679 40 7.6 5.4-10.6 639 92.4 89.4-94.6
No 1,964 108 7.3 5.9- 9.0 1,856 92.7 91.0-94.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 272 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,380 134 7.5 6.2- 9.0 2,246 92.5 91.0-93.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,482 98 8.1 6.5-10.1 1,384 91.9 89.9-93.5
Unemployed 171 15 9.5 5.4-16.2 156 90.5 83.8-94.6
Retired 641 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 155 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 190 15 10.3 5.9-17.5 175 89.7 82.5-94.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 163 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 317 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 204 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 272 22 10.1 6.3-15.6 250 89.9 84.4-93.7
$50,000- 74,999 320 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 853 45 6.5 4.6- 9.0 808 93.5 91.0-95.4
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 214 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 240 16 8.2 4.7-13.8 224 91.8 86.2-95.3
151% to 200% 210 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,384 70 6.6 5.1- 8.6 1,314 93.4 91.4-94.9
HOUSING
Own 1,696 61 5.0 3.7- 6.7 1,635 95.0 93.3-96.3
Rent 755 63 10.7 8.2-13.8 692 89.3 86.2-91.8
Other arrangement 184 23 14.8 9.6-22.2 161 85.2 77.8-90.4
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,464 95 8.9 7.1-11.1 1,369 91.1 88.9-92.9
Regional City or Suburban County 658 34 6.3 4.4- 9.0 624 93.7 91.0-95.6
Rural 537 19 4.0 2.3- 6.8 518 96.0 93.2-97.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,100 60 7.6 5.7-10.1 1,040 92.4 89.9-94.3
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,463 83 7.1 5.5- 9.0 1,380 92.9 91.0-94.5
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 871 49 6.3 4.6- 8.6 822 93.7 91.4-95.4
2nd Quartile 1,049 68 8.6 6.6-11.2 981 91.4 88.8-93.4
3rd Quartile 663 27 5.6 3.6- 8.7 636 94.4 91.3-96.4
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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