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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS-Non-Hispanic Black

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,925 2,283 40.8 39.2-42.3 3,642 59.2 57.7-60.8
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,159 626 57.3 53.8-60.8 533 42.7 39.2-46.2
GENDER
Male 460 255 57.2 51.7-62.6 205 42.8 37.4-48.3
Female 699 371 57.4 52.9-61.8 328 42.6 38.2-47.1
AGE
18-34 250 167 65.0 57.8-71.5 83 35.0 28.5-42.2
35-44 168 123 73.5 65.0-80.6 45 26.5 19.4-35.0
45-54 201 141 69.7 61.8-76.6 60 30.3 23.4-38.2
55-64 249 121 51.5 43.7-59.2 128 48.5 40.8-56.3
65-74 183 58 28.1 21.4-36.0 125 71.9 64.0-78.6
75+ 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 396 195 53.0 47.0-58.9 201 47.0 41.1-53.0
Some Post-H.S. 325 197 66.2 60.2-71.8 128 33.8 28.2-39.8
College Graduate 289 168 58.1 51.1-64.8 121 41.9 35.2-48.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 161 94 59.6 49.6-68.8 67 40.4 31.2-50.4
$15,000- 24,999 240 138 63.4 55.9-70.2 102 36.6 29.8-44.1
$25,000- 34,999 131 73 62.2 51.7-71.7 58 37.8 28.3-48.3
$35,000- 49,999 143 73 54.0 44.1-63.5 70 46.0 36.5-55.9
$50,000- 74,999 124 72 59.7 49.0-69.5 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 132 74 62.0 52.5-70.7 58 38.0 29.3-47.5
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 310 175 60.1 53.0-66.9 135 39.9 33.1-47.0
No 780 411 56.1 51.9-60.3 369 43.9 39.7-48.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 374 205 57.3 50.9-63.5 169 42.7 36.5-49.1
No 781 420 57.4 53.2-61.5 361 42.6 38.5-46.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 141 94 68.5 59.0-76.7 47 31.5 23.3-41.0
Non-Veteran 1,018 532 55.9 52.1-59.5 486 44.1 40.5-47.9
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 413 254 62.5 57.1-67.7 159 37.5 32.3-42.9
Regional City or Suburban County 223 119 51.7 44.0-59.5 104 48.3 40.5-56.0
Rural 523 253 54.0 48.4-59.6 270 46.0 40.4-51.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 569 360 66.5 61.9-70.8 209 33.5 29.2-38.1
Unemployed 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 267 74 23.6 18.1-30.3 193 76.4 69.7-81.9
Unable to Work 178 108 66.6 57.7-74.4 70 33.4 25.6-42.3
Other not in Labor Force 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 145 88 65.1 55.9-73.4 57 34.9 26.6-44.1
101% to 150% 227 143 68.9 61.5-75.4 84 31.1 24.6-38.5
151% to 200% 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 408 217 58.5 52.8-64.1 191 41.5 35.9-47.2
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 303 145 55.4 47.8-62.8 158 44.6 37.2-52.2
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 350 188 55.3 48.9-61.4 162 44.7 38.6-51.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 506 293 59.0 54.0-63.9 213 41.0 36.1-46.0

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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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