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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS-Males

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
-MALES 2,781 165 7.0 5.9- 8.3 2,616 93.0 91.7-94.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,890 93 5.9 4.7- 7.4 1,797 94.1 92.6-95.3
Non-Hispanic Black 470 42 9.5 6.6-13.6 428 90.5 86.4-93.4
Other 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 622 95 14.6 11.7-18.1 527 85.4 81.9-88.3
35-44 374 23 6.2 3.6-10.5 351 93.8 89.5-96.4
45-54 462 22 4.8 3.0- 7.6 440 95.2 92.4-97.0
55-64 540 17 3.2 1.9- 5.4 523 96.8 94.6-98.1
65-74 514 *** *** *** 509 98.9 96.9-99.6
75+ 240 *** *** *** 239 99.9 99.2- 100
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 335 19 5.9 3.2-10.7 316 94.1 89.3-96.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 771 49 7.5 5.4-10.2 722 92.5 89.8-94.6
Some Post-H.S. 771 50 7.5 5.5-10.2 721 92.5 89.8-94.5
College Graduate 897 47 6.5 4.8- 8.8 850 93.5 91.2-95.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 216 16 8.4 4.6-15.0 200 91.6 85.0-95.4
$15,000- 24,999 413 27 9.3 6.0-14.1 386 90.7 85.9-94.0
$25,000- 34,999 272 22 7.8 4.8-12.5 250 92.2 87.5-95.2
$35,000- 49,999 338 23 7.4 4.6-11.7 315 92.6 88.3-95.4
$50,000- 74,999 397 22 6.8 4.3-10.8 375 93.2 89.2-95.7
$75,000+ 739 29 4.8 3.1- 7.4 710 95.2 92.6-96.9
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 657 29 5.5 3.4- 8.8 628 94.5 91.2-96.6
No 1,785 111 7.4 5.9- 9.1 1,674 92.6 90.9-94.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 746 39 5.8 3.8- 8.7 707 94.2 91.3-96.2
No 2,024 126 7.4 6.1- 9.0 1,898 92.6 91.0-93.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 803 27 3.8 2.5- 5.7 776 96.2 94.3-97.5
Non-Veteran 1,976 138 8.0 6.6- 9.7 1,838 92.0 90.3-93.4
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 782 64 8.6 6.5-11.3 718 91.4 88.7-93.5
Regional City or Suburban County 619 36 6.3 4.4- 8.8 583 93.7 91.2-95.6
Rural 1,380 65 6.0 4.4- 8.2 1,315 94.0 91.8-95.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,626 122 8.3 6.7-10.1 1,504 91.7 89.9-93.3
Unemployed 114 *** *** *** 104 88.6 76.7-94.8
Retired 708 *** *** *** 701 98.8 97.3-99.5
Unable to Work 219 *** *** *** 210 97.9 95.4-99.1
Other not in Labor Force 102 17 16.6 10.1-26.1 85 83.4 73.9-89.9
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 241 16 7.1 4.1-12.1 225 92.9 87.9-95.9
101% to 150% 386 26 8.6 5.3-13.7 360 91.4 86.3-94.7
151% to 200% 191 *** *** *** 182 96.1 91.9-98.1
More than 200% 1,465 78 6.5 5.0- 8.4 1,387 93.5 91.6-95.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 535 25 6.1 3.6-10.0 510 93.9 90.0-96.4
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,008 52 5.5 4.0- 7.4 956 94.5 92.6-96.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,238 88 8.2 6.5-10.4 1,150 91.8 89.6-93.5

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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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