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BRFSS Survey Results 2008 for South Carolina

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HIV/AIDS

Where did you have your last HIV test at a private doctor or HMO office, at a counseling and testing site, at a hospital, at a clinic, in a jail or prison, at a drug treatment facility, at home, or somewhere else?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Private Doctor or HMO Counseling/Testing Center Hospital/Clinic
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,004 1,053 53.5 49.8-57.2 36 1.9 1.1- 3.1 915 44.6 41.0-48.3
GENDER
Male 652 275 43.0 36.8-49.3 15 2.2 1.0- 4.8 362 54.8 48.4-61.1
Female 1,352 778 62.0 57.8-65.9 21 1.6 0.9- 3.0 553 36.4 32.5-40.6
RACE
White 1,056 597 58.7 53.9-63.4 14 1.4 0.6- 3.3 445 39.9 35.3-44.8
African American 779 377 47.9 41.9-53.9 18 2.1 1.1- 4.0 384 50.0 44.0-56.0
Other 135 63 47.1 31.9-62.9 4 4.0 1.1-13.9 68 48.9 33.7-64.3
HISPANIC
Yes 50 25 60.4 38.9-78.5 2 5.5 0.9-28.2 23 34.0 17.9-55.0
No 1,933 1,018 53.3 49.6-57.1 34 1.8 1.1- 3.0 881 44.9 41.2-48.7
AGE
18-24 101 37 43.0 27.5-59.9 2 1.1 0.3- 4.5 62 55.9 39.2-71.5
25-34 408 240 56.2 48.9-63.2 10 1.7 0.6- 4.6 158 42.1 35.1-49.4
35-44 575 336 56.4 50.3-62.3 7 1.8 0.6- 5.1 232 41.7 35.9-47.8
45-54 504 246 50.4 43.7-57.1 10 3.6 1.6- 8.2 248 45.9 39.4-52.7
55-64 416 194 52.0 44.2-59.6 7 0.8 0.4- 2.0 215 47.2 39.6-54.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 194 86 45.5 34.3-57.0 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 107 54.5 42.9-65.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 605 277 43.1 36.5-49.9 10 2.4 1.1- 5.1 318 54.6 47.7-61.3
Some Post-H.S. 589 319 59.1 52.2-65.6 10 1.2 0.4- 3.5 260 39.7 33.2-46.5
College Graduate 615 371 60.5 54.0-66.6 15 2.5 1.1- 5.6 229 37.0 31.0-43.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 278 119 41.3 32.0-51.2 5 2.3 0.5-10.2 154 56.4 46.5-65.9
$15,000- $24,999 331 156 44.2 35.2-53.7 5 0.9 0.3- 2.4 170 54.9 45.4-64.0
$25,000- $34,999 217 118 58.6 46.0-70.2 2 0.7 0.2- 3.2 97 40.6 29.1-53.3
$35,000- $49,999 281 153 50.2 39.6-60.8 7 3.3 1.1- 9.7 121 46.5 36.0-57.4
$50,000+ 721 416 56.9 51.3-62.3 14 2.2 1.0- 4.6 291 41.0 35.6-46.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 46 23 46.0 30.3-62.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 22 53.4 36.8-69.2
Appalachia II 121 67 68.3 56.2-78.3 2 0.7 0.1- 2.9 52 31.1 21.1-43.2
Appalachia III 96 58 69.3 54.9-80.7 3 2.4 0.4-13.7 35 28.3 17.5-42.4
Catawba 48 29 59.6 42.5-74.6 1 1.9 0.3-12.3 18 38.5 23.7-55.8
Edisto Savannah 238 111 46.9 38.1-56.0 2 0.9 0.2- 4.5 125 52.2 43.1-61.1
Low Country 238 112 44.2 35.6-53.2 3 2.4 0.6- 8.7 123 53.3 44.4-62.1
Palmetto 289 172 54.8 44.5-64.7 11 4.6 2.0-10.4 106 40.6 30.9-51.0
Pee Dee 147 82 51.5 40.0-62.9 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2 63 47.7 36.4-59.3
Trident 245 125 43.4 34.7-52.5 4 0.9 0.3- 3.0 116 55.7 46.6-64.4
Upper Savannah 176 96 51.0 37.8-64.1 2 0.4 0.1- 2.1 78 48.6 35.5-61.9
Waccamaw 217 107 49.3 39.9-58.7 4 1.5 0.4- 5.4 106 49.3 39.9-58.7
Wateree 124 57 44.1 30.3-58.8 1 1.1 0.1- 7.3 66 54.8 40.1-68.8
Region***
Region I 222 119 49.1 38.8-59.4 3 0.5 0.1- 1.7 100 50.4 40.1-60.8
Region II 217 125 68.7 59.7-76.5 5 1.4 0.3- 5.4 87 29.9 22.3-38.9
Region III 337 201 55.9 47.1-64.4 12 4.0 1.8- 8.5 124 40.1 31.8-49.0
Region IV 271 139 48.8 39.7-57.9 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9 129 50.3 41.2-59.5
Region V 238 111 46.9 38.1-56.0 2 0.9 0.2- 4.5 125 52.2 43.1-61.1
Region VI 217 107 49.3 39.9-58.7 4 1.5 0.4- 5.4 106 49.3 39.9-58.7
Region VII 245 125 43.4 34.7-52.5 4 0.9 0.3- 3.0 116 55.7 46.6-64.4
Region VIII 238 112 44.2 35.6-53.2 3 2.4 0.6- 8.7 123 53.3 44.4-62.1

*This question was asked only of respondents who reported that have ever been tested for HIV.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50 and confidence intervals with width greater than 20. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
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

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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