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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS-African Americans

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 6,592 2,356 41.9 40.4-43.3 4,236 58.1 56.7-59.6
-African Americans 1,280 709 60.9 57.7-64.0 571 39.1 36.0-42.3
GENDER
Male 459 262 60.4 55.0-65.5 197 39.6 34.5-45.0
Female 821 447 61.3 57.3-65.1 374 38.7 34.9-42.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,249 695 61.3 58.1-64.5 554 38.7 35.5-41.9
AGE
18-34 264 198 72.5 65.9-78.3 66 27.5 21.7-34.1
35-44 188 153 80.7 73.5-86.3 35 19.3 13.7-26.5
45-54 237 151 64.0 56.7-70.8 86 36.0 29.2-43.3
55-64 278 138 50.0 43.3-56.7 140 50.0 43.3-56.7
65-74 189 50 21.9 16.1-29.1 139 78.1 70.9-83.9
75+ 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 182 67 45.0 36.4-53.9 115 55.0 46.1-63.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 418 217 57.0 51.2-62.5 201 43.0 37.5-48.8
Some Post-H.S. 362 223 67.4 61.6-72.7 139 32.6 27.3-38.4
College Graduate 317 202 71.1 65.4-76.2 115 28.9 23.8-34.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 237 134 62.5 54.8-69.5 103 37.5 30.5-45.2
$15,000- 24,999 282 154 58.9 52.0-65.4 128 41.1 34.6-48.0
$25,000- 34,999 139 85 63.5 53.2-72.7 54 36.5 27.3-46.8
$35,000- 49,999 152 94 67.8 58.6-75.7 58 32.2 24.3-41.4
$50,000- 74,999 108 71 71.7 61.1-80.4 37 28.3 19.6-38.9
$75,000+ 140 86 65.4 56.1-73.6 54 34.6 26.4-43.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 355 174 51.9 45.6-58.2 181 48.1 41.8-54.4
No 912 530 63.6 59.9-67.2 382 36.4 32.8-40.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 145 99 70.8 61.9-78.3 46 29.2 21.7-38.1
Non-Veteran 1,135 610 59.6 56.1-63.0 525 40.4 37.0-43.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 665 344 57.2 52.6-61.7 321 42.8 38.3-47.4
No 615 365 64.5 59.9-68.8 250 35.5 31.2-40.1

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*NOTE: this question was asked of respondents of all ages.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 Annual Results Technical Notes for more 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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