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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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HIV/AIDS

Not including blood donations, in what year was your last HIV test?(If response is before January 1985, code "Don't know".)[Include saliva tests.]*

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  Total
Respond.#
1986-1990 1991-1995 1996-2000 2001-2002
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,383 51 3.1 2.2- 4.3 196 13.5 11.4-16.0 565 38.3 35.0-41.8 571 45.0 41.5-48.6
GENDER
Male 518 22 3.1 1.8- 5.3 68 12.1 9.2-15.7 195 34.5 29.6-39.7 233 50.4 44.9-55.9
Female 865 29 3.1 2.1- 4.6 128 14.8 11.8-18.4 370 41.7 37.3-46.2 338 40.4 36.1-45.0
RACE
White 931 44 4.3 3.0- 6.1 158 17.5 14.5-21.1 407 43.0 38.9-47.2 322 35.2 31.3-39.3
African American 400 6 1.0 0.4- 2.7 29 5.6 3.5- 8.7 143 31.5 25.9-37.8 222 61.9 55.4-67.9
Other Minorities 43 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4 8 13.8 5.6-30.2 12 22.5 11.1-40.2 22 62.4 43.9-77.8
HISPANIC
Yes 27 0 0.0 . - . 5 13.2 4.8-31.4 6 25.7 10.3-51.0 16 61.2 38.1-80.2
No 1,350 51 3.2 2.3- 4.4 190 13.5 11.3-16.1 556 38.7 35.3-42.2 553 44.6 41.0-48.2
AGE
18-24 142 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.6 0.4- 6.0 47 31.0 21.9-41.8 92 67.4 56.6-76.6
25-34 431 4 0.9 0.3- 2.5 57 13.2 9.7-17.7 190 43.0 37.2-49.0 180 42.9 37.0-49.1
35-44 412 26 5.8 3.6- 9.1 76 20.0 15.1-25.9 174 38.1 32.3-44.2 136 36.2 30.2-42.6
45-54 281 17 5.6 3.2- 9.7 44 15.1 10.5-21.1 108 38.9 31.7-46.7 112 40.4 32.8-48.5
55-64 117 4 3.3 1.1- 9.3 16 14.2 8.0-24.2 46 35.3 25.5-46.5 51 47.1 35.7-58.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 158 3 1.8 0.5- 6.8 16 9.8 5.4-17.0 69 40.1 30.4-50.7 70 48.3 37.6-59.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 439 15 2.8 1.5- 5.3 64 12.3 9.1-16.4 161 33.9 28.2-40.2 199 51.0 44.7-57.3
Some Post-H.S. 392 16 3.0 1.7- 5.2 56 14.5 10.1-20.3 162 40.8 34.5-47.5 158 41.8 35.3-48.5
College Graduate 394 17 4.2 2.4- 7.1 60 15.9 11.9-20.8 173 40.8 35.0-46.9 144 39.1 33.1-45.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 153 4 2.1 0.7- 6.1 22 14.6 8.7-23.4 48 25.9 17.7-36.1 79 57.4 46.3-67.9
$15,000- 24,999 284 11 2.7 1.3- 5.3 25 8.5 5.3-13.4 122 38.8 31.7-46.3 126 50.0 42.3-57.7
$25,000- 34,999 206 0 0.0 . - . 21 6.3 3.5-11.3 90 45.0 36.5-53.8 95 48.7 39.9-57.5
$35,000- 49,999 250 10 2.6 1.2- 5.7 45 19.2 13.7-26.2 99 37.5 29.4-46.4 96 40.7 32.4-49.6
$50,000+ 403 23 5.7 3.6- 9.1 69 17.9 13.3-23.6 180 41.9 36.0-48.0 131 34.5 28.9-40.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 56 5 10.7 4.2-24.9 11 21.2 11.8-35.2 18 27.1 16.7-40.8 22 41.0 28.0-55.4
Appalachia II 101 3 2.7 0.9- 8.2 15 14.4 8.4-23.5 42 40.0 29.8-51.1 41 42.9 32.0-54.5
Appalachia III 73 3 3.4 1.1-10.4 13 17.4 9.8-28.8 31 35.4 24.5-48.0 26 43.9 31.1-57.5
Catawba 68 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7 9 11.6 5.7-22.0 31 42.3 29.8-55.8 27 45.2 32.2-58.9
Edisto 36 1 1.5 0.2-10.2 0 0.0 . - . 21 46.8 29.2-65.2 14 51.7 33.3-69.6
Low Country 56 2 3.8 0.9-14.0 10 13.1 6.8-23.9 21 35.1 22.4-50.5 23 47.9 33.2-63.0
Palmetto 171 5 2.1 0.9- 5.0 18 9.8 6.0-15.6 71 39.2 31.1-47.9 77 48.8 40.0-57.8
Pee Dee 399 14 4.6 2.0-10.5 58 15.4 10.0-22.9 165 35.0 29.0-41.6 162 45.0 37.8-52.4
Savannah 48 2 1.7 0.4- 6.8 7 12.6 5.6-26.0 20 39.8 25.1-56.5 19 46.0 29.9-62.9
Trident 150 7 3.1 1.4- 6.6 27 18.1 11.3-27.9 60 36.5 28.2-45.6 56 42.3 33.1-52.2
Upper Savannah 82 0 0.0 . - . 12 16.0 8.1-29.2 30 39.3 25.1-55.6 40 44.7 30.0-60.4
Waccamaw 74 4 1.8 0.6- 5.4 11 15.5 8.1-27.6 36 54.6 40.0-68.4 23 28.1 17.3-42.1
Wateree 55 4 6.9 2.2-19.2 2 2.6 0.6- 9.9 15 23.4 13.0-38.5 34 67.1 51.6-79.7

** This question was asked only of respondents (< 65 yrs.) who reported having ever been tested for HIV.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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