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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS-Non-Hispanic Black

At Risk for HIV:
I am going to read you a list. When I am done, please tell me if any of the situations apply to you. You do not need to tell me which one.
You have used intravenous drugs in the past year.
You have been treated for a sexually transmitted or venereal disease in the past year.
You have given or received money or drugs in exchange for sex in the past year.
You had anal sex without a condom in the past year.
You had four or more sex partners in the past year.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,163 284 5.8 5.1- 6.7 5,879 94.2 93.3-94.9
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,183 78 7.8 6.0-10.0 1,105 92.2 90.0-94.0
GENDER
Male 470 42 9.5 6.6-13.6 428 90.5 86.4-93.4
Female 713 36 6.4 4.5- 9.0 677 93.6 91.0-95.5
AGE
18-34 248 42 15.7 11.4-21.2 206 84.3 78.8-88.6
35-44 169 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 202 16 7.4 4.3-12.5 186 92.6 87.5-95.7
55-64 258 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 105 *** *** *** 105 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 152 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 404 28 8.3 5.6-12.2 376 91.7 87.8-94.4
Some Post-H.S. 329 27 8.6 5.7-12.9 302 91.4 87.1-94.3
College Graduate 297 13 5.2 2.9- 9.1 284 94.8 90.9-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 165 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 246 24 13.2 8.2-20.6 222 86.8 79.4-91.8
$25,000- 34,999 132 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 144 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 322 21 8.1 4.5-14.1 301 91.9 85.9-95.5
No 792 56 8.2 6.2-10.8 736 91.8 89.2-93.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 384 26 7.8 4.6-12.8 358 92.2 87.2-95.4
No 795 51 7.7 5.7-10.3 744 92.3 89.7-94.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,041 72 8.4 6.4-10.9 969 91.6 89.1-93.6
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 420 35 8.7 6.1-12.2 385 91.3 87.8-93.9
Regional City or Suburban County 227 14 7.3 4.2-12.4 213 92.7 87.6-95.8
Rural 536 29 6.9 4.2-11.2 507 93.1 88.8-95.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 571 50 10.2 7.4-13.8 521 89.8 86.2-92.6
Unemployed 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 284 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 183 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 149 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 233 22 12.4 7.4-20.0 211 87.6 80.0-92.6
151% to 200% 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 410 17 4.1 2.4- 6.9 393 95.9 93.1-97.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 314 19 6.7 3.8-11.5 295 93.3 88.5-96.2
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 355 18 6.1 3.8- 9.8 337 93.9 90.2-96.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 514 41 9.0 6.4-12.6 473 91.0 87.4-93.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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