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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for Wake County

HIV/AIDS

As far as you know, have you ever been tested for HIV? Do not count tests you may have had as part of a blood donation.*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,036 2,280 45.7 43.6-47.8 2,756 54.3 52.2-56.4
Wake County 360 173 45.7 39.8-51.7 187 54.3 48.3-60.2
GENDER
Male 146 65 41.5 32.7-50.9 81 58.5 49.1-67.3
Female 214 108 50.2 42.5-58.0 106 49.8 42.0-57.5
RACE
White 253 118 42.4 35.7-49.5 135 57.6 50.5-64.3
Other 106 55 53.0 41.3-64.3 51 47.0 35.7-58.7
AGE
18-44 231 135 52.3 44.6-59.8 96 47.7 40.2-55.4
45+ 129 38 30.8 22.5-40.6 91 69.2 59.4-77.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 86 34 36.4 25.7-48.7 52 63.6 51.3-74.3
Some College + 274 139 49.0 42.2-55.8 135 51.0 44.2-57.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 123 69 52.2 41.5-62.7 54 47.8 37.3-58.5
$50,000+ 164 76 47.0 38.1-56.0 88 53.0 44.0-61.9
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 303 133 41.6 35.3-48.2 170 58.4 51.8-64.7
Forsyth 359 154 45.0 39.0-51.2 205 55.0 48.8-61.0
Guilford 308 140 47.3 40.5-54.2 168 52.7 45.8-59.5
Henderson/Transylvania 291 107 39.0 31.6-46.9 184 61.0 53.1-68.4
Mecklenburg 353 184 48.9 42.3-55.5 169 51.1 44.5-57.7
Orange 355 177 50.7 42.6-58.7 178 49.3 41.3-57.4
Pitt 346 182 52.1 45.1-59.0 164 47.9 41.0-54.9
Randolph 313 123 41.8 33.9-50.1 190 58.2 49.9-66.1
Robeson 331 172 54.0 47.1-60.8 159 46.0 39.2-52.9
Western NC 466 179 38.6 33.5-43.9 287 61.4 56.1-66.5
Piedmont NC 662 272 42.9 38.2-47.8 390 57.1 52.2-61.8
Eastern NC 589 284 49.7 44.8-54.6 305 50.3 45.4-55.2

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* This question was asked only if the respondent (< 65 yrs.) and who believed medical treatments were available 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, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Person, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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