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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for New Hanover County

HIV/AIDS

What was the main reason you had your test for HIV?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Routine Checkup Just to Find out Due to Pregnancy Military Induction Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,439 659 29.3 26.2-32.6 502 19.3 17.1-21.8 341 13.9 11.8-16.4 192 6.4 5.2- 7.8 745 31.0 28.1-34.1
New Hanover County 158 39 31.0 22.9-40.5 35 22.9 16.0-31.7 24 11.1 7.3-16.6 7 4.0 1.8- 8.5 53 31.0 23.7-39.3
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 162 39 27.0 19.5-36.1 44 27.0 19.9-35.5 14 6.8 3.9-11.6 6 5.6 2.5-11.9 59 33.7 26.1-42.3
Cumberland 244 55 23.0 16.7-30.8 38 15.4 10.9-21.2 35 12.7 8.9-17.7 55 28.5 21.9-36.2 61 20.4 15.5-26.3
Durham 184 60 35.9 28.0-44.7 37 18.4 12.8-25.7 30 17.4 11.6-25.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 56 27.9 21.0-36.1
Forsyth 152 43 30.2 22.3-39.6 40 25.9 18.4-35.2 10 5.5 2.9-10.3 6 6.0 2.6-13.5 53 32.3 24.6-41.1
Gaston 188 63 32.8 25.8-40.7 33 19.6 13.7-27.3 28 11.9 7.9-17.6 5 2.8 1.1- 6.9 59 32.8 25.5-41.1
Guilford 171 47 28.0 21.1-36.1 46 28.6 20.8-37.9 21 10.5 6.7-16.0 7 5.0 2.3-10.3 50 27.9 20.8-36.5
Mecklenburg 176 48 30.7 23.3-39.3 44 22.8 16.4-30.8 23 10.2 6.7-15.4 4 2.5 0.9- 6.6 57 33.8 26.3-42.1
Onslow 228 56 26.1 17.0-37.8 26 9.3 5.8-14.7 34 12.1 8.1-17.7 65 31.9 23.5-41.8 47 20.5 12.3-32.0
Wake 170 46 26.2 19.3-34.5 40 25.4 18.4-33.9 23 13.1 8.2-20.3 7 3.6 1.5- 8.2 54 31.7 24.4-40.0
Western NC 159 31 21.7 15.0-30.3 37 21.6 15.2-29.7 27 14.3 9.7-20.7 11 7.2 3.8-13.3 53 35.2 27.3-44.0
Piedmont NC 227 70 34.3 25.6-44.1 43 15.5 11.0-21.3 32 14.2 9.1-21.6 5 1.9 0.7- 5.3 77 34.1 26.4-42.7
Eastern NC 220 62 28.0 21.6-35.4 39 17.6 12.1-24.9 40 18.4 13.0-25.4 13 6.7 3.6-12.2 66 29.4 22.7-37.0

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for New Hanover County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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* This question was asked only of respondents (< 65 yrs.) who reported having ever been tested for HIV.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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