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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

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
Region 5 736 312 43.8 39.7-48.0 424 56.2 52.0-60.3
GENDER
Male 312 132 40.1 34.2-46.3 180 59.9 53.7-65.8
Female 424 180 47.1 41.5-52.7 244 52.9 47.3-58.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 449 155 35.8 30.9-41.0 294 64.2 59.0-69.1
Non-Hispanic Black 169 97 62.0 53.4-70.0 72 38.0 30.0-46.6
Other 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 281 173 58.1 51.2-64.7 108 41.9 35.3-48.8
44-64 254 114 43.7 37.0-50.6 140 56.3 49.4-63.0
65+ 190 24 12.9 8.4-19.5 166 87.1 80.5-91.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 251 105 42.2 35.3-49.5 146 57.8 50.5-64.7
Some College + 480 207 45.3 40.3-50.4 273 54.7 49.6-59.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 315 151 51.1 44.6-57.5 164 48.9 42.5-55.4
$50,000+ 274 115 43.3 36.7-50.1 159 56.7 49.9-63.3

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

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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.

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