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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

HIV/AIDS

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 5,967 2,352 42.9 41.4-44.5 3,615 57.1 55.5-58.6
-Piedmont 2,998 1,231 43.6 41.5-45.7 1,767 56.4 54.3-58.5
GENDER
Male 1,265 502 40.0 36.9-43.2 763 60.0 56.8-63.1
Female 1,733 729 46.8 44.0-49.6 1,004 53.2 50.4-56.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,943 646 35.9 33.4-38.4 1,297 64.1 61.6-66.6
Non-Hispanic Black 617 370 63.6 59.0-67.9 247 36.4 32.1-41.0
Other 405 206 49.9 44.1-55.7 199 50.1 44.3-55.9
AGE
18-34 593 336 54.6 49.9-59.2 257 45.4 40.8-50.1
35-44 478 313 62.9 57.9-67.7 165 37.1 32.3-42.1
45-54 574 290 49.5 45.0-54.1 284 50.5 45.9-55.0
55-64 557 181 32.0 27.7-36.7 376 68.0 63.3-72.3
65-74 463 80 16.8 13.3-21.0 383 83.2 79.0-86.7
75+ 295 22 7.3 4.7-11.4 273 92.7 88.6-95.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 296 124 41.0 34.6-47.7 172 59.0 52.3-65.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 731 285 42.3 38.2-46.5 446 57.7 53.5-61.8
Some Post-H.S. 784 328 45.0 41.0-49.1 456 55.0 50.9-59.0
College Graduate 1,172 491 44.8 41.7-48.0 681 55.2 52.0-58.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 243 116 51.6 44.1-59.1 127 48.4 40.9-55.9
$15,000- 24,999 447 200 45.6 40.2-51.1 247 54.4 48.9-59.8
$25,000- 34,999 258 116 48.2 40.7-55.8 142 51.8 44.2-59.3
$35,000- 49,999 321 126 43.9 37.5-50.5 195 56.1 49.5-62.5
$50,000- 74,999 366 152 43.2 37.4-49.3 214 56.8 50.7-62.6
$75,000+ 772 335 45.1 41.2-49.0 437 54.9 51.0-58.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 682 264 39.5 35.3-43.8 418 60.5 56.2-64.7
No 2,308 963 44.6 42.3-47.1 1,345 55.4 52.9-57.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 321 142 48.2 41.9-54.5 179 51.8 45.5-58.1
Non-Veteran 2,671 1,086 43.0 40.8-45.3 1,585 57.0 54.7-59.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,609 736 47.4 44.6-50.2 873 52.6 49.8-55.4
Regional City or Suburban 804 296 42.0 38.0-46.1 508 58.0 53.9-62.0
Rural 585 199 35.7 31.2-40.4 386 64.3 59.6-68.8

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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 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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.

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, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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