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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS-Females

At Risk for HIV:
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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
-FEMALES 3,382 119 4.7 3.8- 5.9 3,263 95.3 94.1-96.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,282 68 4.4 3.3- 5.9 2,214 95.6 94.1-96.7
Non-Hispanic Black 713 36 6.4 4.5- 9.0 677 93.6 91.0-95.5
Other 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 615 67 11.7 8.9-15.3 548 88.3 84.7-91.1
35-44 450 26 5.4 3.5- 8.2 424 94.6 91.8-96.5
45-54 531 18 3.2 2.0- 5.2 513 96.8 94.8-98.0
55-64 667 *** *** *** 663 99.5 98.1-99.9
65-74 647 *** *** *** 645 99.8 99.2- 100
75+ 434 *** *** *** 432 99.6 97.5-99.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 331 *** *** *** 321 95.3 89.5-98.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 894 39 5.9 4.1- 8.4 855 94.1 91.6-95.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,023 38 4.9 3.5- 7.0 985 95.1 93.0-96.5
College Graduate 1,126 32 3.5 2.4- 5.1 1,094 96.5 94.9-97.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 344 18 7.4 4.5-12.0 326 92.6 88.0-95.5
$15,000- 24,999 585 36 8.8 5.7-13.3 549 91.2 86.7-94.3
$25,000- 34,999 308 14 5.7 3.3- 9.7 294 94.3 90.3-96.7
$35,000- 49,999 420 13 4.0 2.2- 7.1 407 96.0 92.9-97.8
$50,000- 74,999 411 *** *** *** 403 97.4 94.0-98.9
$75,000+ 657 13 2.3 1.3- 4.2 644 97.7 95.8-98.7
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 899 29 4.3 2.8- 6.6 870 95.7 93.4-97.2
No 2,187 69 4.5 3.4- 6.0 2,118 95.5 94.0-96.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,054 46 5.6 4.1- 7.8 1,008 94.4 92.2-95.9
No 2,311 72 4.4 3.3- 5.8 2,239 95.6 94.2-96.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 80 *** *** *** 77 95.5 84.9-98.8
Non-Veteran 3,301 116 4.7 3.8- 5.9 3,185 95.3 94.1-96.2
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 902 42 5.5 4.0- 7.6 860 94.5 92.4-96.0
Regional City or Suburban County 775 24 3.9 2.3- 6.8 751 96.1 93.2-97.7
Rural 1,705 53 4.6 3.3- 6.3 1,652 95.4 93.7-96.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,509 73 5.6 4.3- 7.1 1,436 94.4 92.9-95.7
Unemployed 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 993 *** *** *** 989 99.7 98.9-99.9
Unable to Work 346 12 3.2 1.7- 6.0 334 96.8 94.0-98.3
Other not in Labor Force 396 17 5.4 3.2- 9.1 379 94.6 90.9-96.8
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 138 *** *** *** 128 92.3 85.3-96.1
50% to 100% 302 21 11.3 6.6-18.9 281 88.7 81.1-93.4
101% to 150% 523 25 5.3 3.4- 8.1 498 94.7 91.9-96.6
151% to 200% 228 14 8.3 4.7-14.3 214 91.7 85.7-95.3
More than 200% 1,516 31 2.5 1.7- 3.8 1,485 97.5 96.2-98.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 696 22 5.0 3.0- 8.4 674 95.0 91.6-97.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,235 37 3.9 2.7- 5.6 1,198 96.1 94.4-97.3
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,451 60 5.2 3.9- 7.0 1,391 94.8 93.0-96.1

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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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