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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

HIV/AIDS

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As far as you know, have you ever been tested for HIV? Do not count tests you may have had as part of a blood donation.*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,425 1,273 51.0 48.7-53.4 1,152 49.0 46.6-51.3
GENDER
Male 987 500 50.7 47.2-54.3 487 49.3 45.7-52.8
Female 1,438 773 51.3 48.3-54.4 665 48.7 45.6-51.7
RACE
White 1,781 883 47.9 45.3-50.6 898 52.1 49.4-54.7
African American 546 331 58.6 53.6-63.5 215 41.4 36.5-46.4
Other Minorities 79 46 53.1 40.2-65.6 33 46.9 34.4-59.8
HISPANIC
Yes 64 30 42.3 28.8-57.0 34 57.7 43.0-71.2
No 2,356 1,241 51.4 49.1-53.8 1,115 48.6 46.2-50.9
AGE
18-24 264 144 53.8 46.8-60.8 120 46.2 39.2-53.2
25-34 569 409 68.5 63.6-72.9 160 31.5 27.1-36.4
35-44 632 380 56.7 52.3-61.0 252 43.3 39.0-47.7
45-54 584 235 40.2 35.6-45.1 349 59.8 54.9-64.4
55-64 376 105 25.7 21.4-30.6 271 74.3 69.4-78.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 251 115 43.9 36.4-51.7 136 56.1 48.3-63.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 759 383 50.6 46.5-54.7 376 49.4 45.3-53.5
Some Post-H.S. 711 399 53.3 48.9-57.7 312 46.7 42.3-51.1
College Graduate 702 376 52.6 48.5-56.7 326 47.4 43.3-51.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 198 114 56.0 46.9-64.8 84 44.0 35.2-53.1
$15,000- 24,999 402 239 57.0 50.7-63.0 163 43.0 37.0-49.3
$25,000- 34,999 368 220 58.9 52.7-64.8 148 41.1 35.2-47.3
$35,000- 49,999 444 223 49.8 44.6-55.0 221 50.2 45.0-55.4
$50,000+ 747 375 48.0 44.0-51.9 372 52.0 48.1-56.0
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 146 66 44.2 35.5-53.3 80 55.8 46.7-64.5
Appalachia II 294 134 44.6 38.2-51.3 160 55.4 48.7-61.8
Appalachia III 161 71 44.1 35.9-52.5 90 55.9 47.5-64.1
Catawba 164 85 55.5 45.9-64.7 79 44.5 35.3-54.1
Edisto 72 46 65.3 51.7-76.7 26 34.7 23.3-48.3
Low Country 105 58 57.9 47.1-68.0 47 42.1 32.0-52.9
Palmetto 406 233 52.5 46.8-58.2 173 47.5 41.8-53.2
Pee Dee 159 75 44.2 35.7-53.0 84 55.8 47.0-64.3
Savannah 109 58 52.9 42.3-63.1 51 47.1 36.9-57.7
Trident 311 186 58.4 51.6-64.9 125 41.6 35.1-48.4
Upper Savannah 135 67 47.6 38.1-57.2 68 52.4 42.8-61.9
Waccamaw 182 94 51.1 42.8-59.4 88 48.9 40.6-57.2
Wateree 142 78 51.8 42.1-61.5 64 48.2 38.5-57.9

* This question was asked only if the respondent (< 65 yrs.) and who believed medical treatments were available 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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