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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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HIV/AIDS

Have you ever been tested for HIV? Do not count tests you may have had as part of a blood donation.[Include saliva tests.]*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,324 1,561 48.0 45.7-50.3 1,763 52.0 49.7-54.3
GENDER
Male 1,330 590 45.9 42.3-49.5 740 54.1 50.5-57.7
Female 1,994 971 50.0 47.1-52.9 1,023 50.0 47.1-52.9
RACE
White 2,422 1,055 44.2 41.6-46.8 1,367 55.8 53.2-58.4
African American 788 443 57.7 52.6-62.6 345 42.3 37.4-47.4
Other Minorities 89 50 50.6 36.9-64.2 39 49.4 35.8-63.1
HISPANIC
Yes 76 27 33.0 20.8-48.0 49 67.0 52.0-79.2
No 3,223 1,527 48.7 46.4-51.1 1,696 51.3 48.9-53.6
AGE
18-24 302 155 46.9 39.7-54.2 147 53.1 45.8-60.3
25-34 706 469 64.8 59.8-69.6 237 35.2 30.4-40.2
35-44 829 459 56.9 52.5-61.2 370 43.1 38.8-47.5
45-54 830 325 40.1 35.7-44.6 505 59.9 55.4-64.3
55-64 657 153 23.1 19.2-27.4 504 76.9 72.6-80.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 392 184 49.1 42.0-56.2 208 50.9 43.8-58.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,073 504 50.8 46.6-55.0 569 49.2 45.0-53.4
Some Post-H.S. 877 430 47.8 43.4-52.2 447 52.2 47.8-56.6
College Graduate 980 443 44.4 40.5-48.4 537 55.6 51.6-59.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 364 179 49.5 41.7-57.3 185 50.5 42.7-58.3
$15,000- 24,999 572 308 56.1 50.3-61.8 264 43.9 38.2-49.7
$25,000- 34,999 427 232 57.8 51.4-64.0 195 42.2 36.0-48.6
$35,000- 49,999 615 279 46.0 40.4-51.6 336 54.0 48.4-59.6
$50,000+ 1,051 449 42.7 38.9-46.5 602 57.3 53.5-61.1
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 131 62 44.2 35.1-53.8 69 55.8 46.2-64.9
Appalachia II 278 113 42.2 35.7-49.0 165 57.8 51.0-64.3
Appalachia III 194 87 47.1 39.2-55.1 107 52.9 44.9-60.8
Catawba 170 77 44.7 35.9-53.9 93 55.3 46.1-64.1
Edisto 67 37 57.0 42.9-70.1 30 43.0 29.9-57.1
Low Country 133 67 56.1 46.4-65.4 66 43.9 34.6-53.6
Palmetto 361 190 50.7 44.3-57.0 171 49.3 43.0-55.7
Pee Dee 1,005 453 45.4 41.1-49.9 552 54.6 50.1-58.9
Savannah 111 54 48.6 37.7-59.6 57 51.4 40.4-62.3
Trident 329 169 51.8 45.5-58.1 160 48.2 41.9-54.5
Upper Savannah 214 90 43.4 34.3-53.0 124 56.6 47.0-65.7
Waccamaw 183 86 46.4 36.7-56.4 97 53.6 43.6-63.3
Wateree 114 60 50.9 39.6-62.2 54 49.1 37.8-60.4

*This question was asked only of respondents who reported being less than age 65.

#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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