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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS-Females

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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
-FEMALES 3,245 1,231 41.7 39.6-43.8 2,014 58.3 56.2-60.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,170 642 33.4 30.9-36.1 1,528 66.6 63.9-69.1
Non-Hispanic Black 699 371 57.4 52.9-61.8 328 42.6 38.2-47.1
Other 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 611 349 54.1 49.3-58.9 262 45.9 41.1-50.7
35-44 432 297 66.9 61.5-71.9 135 33.1 28.1-38.5
45-54 509 266 51.4 46.3-56.4 243 48.6 43.6-53.7
55-64 633 199 30.1 25.8-34.7 434 69.9 65.3-74.2
65-74 618 87 13.3 10.4-16.8 531 86.7 83.2-89.6
75+ 407 27 6.1 4.0- 9.3 380 93.9 90.7-96.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 318 132 45.6 38.8-52.5 186 54.4 47.5-61.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 858 279 34.9 31.1-38.9 579 65.1 61.1-68.9
Some Post-H.S. 982 383 43.3 39.5-47.3 599 56.7 52.7-60.5
College Graduate 1,081 436 44.1 40.6-47.7 645 55.9 52.3-59.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 328 159 52.0 45.2-58.8 169 48.0 41.2-54.8
$15,000- 24,999 552 229 49.2 43.9-54.5 323 50.8 45.5-56.1
$25,000- 34,999 301 118 40.6 33.9-47.6 183 59.4 52.4-66.1
$35,000- 49,999 407 143 39.1 33.2-45.4 264 60.9 54.6-66.8
$50,000- 74,999 396 157 44.3 38.5-50.2 239 55.7 49.8-61.5
$75,000+ 633 248 41.8 37.3-46.4 385 58.2 53.6-62.7
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 848 307 39.8 35.5-44.2 541 60.2 55.8-64.5
No 2,113 797 41.9 39.3-44.6 1,316 58.1 55.4-60.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 992 382 41.7 37.9-45.6 610 58.3 54.4-62.1
No 2,236 844 41.8 39.3-44.4 1,392 58.2 55.6-60.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 3,163 1,186 41.4 39.2-43.5 1,977 58.6 56.5-60.8
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 869 378 45.1 41.3-48.9 491 54.9 51.1-58.7
Regional City or Suburban County 740 287 41.4 37.1-45.9 453 58.6 54.1-62.9
Rural 1,636 566 39.0 35.9-42.2 1,070 61.0 57.8-64.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,459 716 51.9 48.8-54.9 743 48.1 45.1-51.2
Unemployed 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 940 116 11.3 9.1-13.8 824 88.7 86.2-90.9
Unable to Work 330 179 58.8 51.9-65.5 151 41.2 34.5-48.1
Other not in Labor Force 381 155 36.5 31.0-42.4 226 63.5 57.6-69.0
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 135 73 56.7 46.3-66.5 62 43.3 33.5-53.7
50% to 100% 286 170 65.0 58.0-71.5 116 35.0 28.5-42.0
101% to 150% 496 201 43.4 38.1-49.0 295 56.6 51.0-61.9
151% to 200% 221 81 38.0 30.0-46.6 140 62.0 53.4-70.0
More than 200% 1,462 525 40.0 37.0-43.1 937 60.0 56.9-63.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 664 233 39.3 34.1-44.7 431 60.7 55.3-65.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,196 452 42.5 39.0-46.1 744 57.5 53.9-61.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,385 546 41.7 38.7-44.8 839 58.3 55.2-61.3

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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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