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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 597 225 42.9 38.3-47.7 372 57.1 52.3-61.7
GENDER
Male 244 91 41.4 34.4-48.7 153 58.6 51.3-65.6
Female 353 134 44.5 38.5-50.6 219 55.5 49.4-61.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 394 124 38.4 32.9-44.3 270 61.6 55.7-67.1
Non-Hispanic Black 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 188 121 61.3 53.2-68.8 67 38.7 31.2-46.8
44-64 227 79 33.8 27.1-41.1 148 66.2 58.9-72.9
65+ 173 23 16.6 10.6-25.1 150 83.4 74.9-89.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 250 98 44.4 37.4-51.7 152 55.6 48.3-62.6
Some College + 345 127 41.9 35.9-48.2 218 58.1 51.8-64.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 280 124 48.8 42.1-55.6 156 51.2 44.4-57.9
$50,000+ 193 70 40.4 32.4-49.0 123 59.6 51.0-67.6

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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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