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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

HIV/AIDS-Non-Hispanic White

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
-Non-Hispanic White 4,172 161 5.1 4.3- 6.2 4,011 94.9 93.8-95.7
GENDER
Male 1,890 93 5.9 4.7- 7.4 1,797 94.1 92.6-95.3
Female 2,282 68 4.4 3.3- 5.9 2,214 95.6 94.1-96.7
AGE
18-34 709 93 14.1 11.2-17.6 616 85.9 82.4-88.8
35-44 466 26 4.9 3.2- 7.5 440 95.1 92.5-96.8
45-54 640 20 3.1 1.9- 5.1 620 96.9 94.9-98.1
55-64 856 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 916 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 551 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 300 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,049 45 5.8 4.1- 8.1 1,004 94.2 91.9-95.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,267 48 5.0 3.7- 6.8 1,219 95.0 93.2-96.3
College Graduate 1,548 57 4.8 3.6- 6.4 1,491 95.2 93.6-96.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 291 18 8.0 4.6-13.6 273 92.0 86.4-95.4
$15,000- 24,999 540 31 9.1 5.8-14.0 509 90.9 86.0-94.2
$25,000- 34,999 357 20 7.0 4.3-11.1 337 93.0 88.9-95.7
$35,000- 49,999 540 21 4.2 2.6- 6.7 519 95.8 93.3-97.4
$50,000- 74,999 609 23 5.0 3.2- 7.7 586 95.0 92.3-96.8
$75,000+ 1,157 28 3.3 2.2- 5.1 1,129 96.7 94.9-97.8
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 1,089 33 3.8 2.5- 5.7 1,056 96.2 94.3-97.5
No 2,633 92 4.9 3.8- 6.3 2,541 95.1 93.7-96.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,207 47 5.0 3.6- 6.9 1,160 95.0 93.1-96.4
No 2,951 114 5.2 4.2- 6.5 2,837 94.8 93.5-95.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 654 18 3.6 2.2- 6.0 636 96.4 94.0-97.8
Non-Veteran 3,517 143 5.4 4.4- 6.5 3,374 94.6 93.5-95.6
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 967 50 6.1 4.5- 8.3 917 93.9 91.7-95.5
Regional City or Suburban County 996 39 4.8 3.2- 7.0 957 95.2 93.0-96.8
Rural 2,210 72 4.7 3.6- 6.2 2,138 95.3 93.8-96.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 2,067 108 5.8 4.7- 7.2 1,959 94.2 92.8-95.3
Unemployed 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 1,348 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 315 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 308 21 9.1 5.8-13.9 287 90.9 86.1-94.2
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 232 19 12.2 6.8-20.9 213 87.8 79.1-93.2
101% to 150% 538 24 5.2 3.3- 8.2 514 94.8 91.8-96.7
151% to 200% 284 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 2,331 75 4.2 3.2- 5.4 2,256 95.8 94.6-96.8
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 761 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,641 61 4.4 3.3- 5.9 1,580 95.6 94.1-96.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,771 83 5.9 4.6- 7.6 1,688 94.1 92.4-95.4

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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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