How important do you think it is for people to know their HIV status? Would you say: Very important, Somewhat
important, or Not at all important?*
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Geographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Very important
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Somewhat important
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Not at all important
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Don't know
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4734 4273  90.8  (89.5-91.9) 224   4.9  ( 4.1- 5.9) 15   0.3  ( 0.1- 0.6) 222   4.0  ( 3.3- 4.9)
       ADDs          
Barren River  317  281  88.2  (82.8-92.1)  21   6.9  ( 4.1-11.3)  1   0.1  ( 0.0- 0.6)  14   4.8  ( 2.4- 9.3)
Big Sandy  295  272  92.7  (88.5-95.4)  11   3.7  ( 1.8- 7.4)    12   3.6  ( 1.9- 6.6)
Bluegrass  278  246  89.7  (84.8-93.1)  24   6.9  ( 4.3-10.7)  1   0.1  ( 0.0- 0.9)   7   3.3  ( 1.4- 7.7)
Buffalo Trace  261  230  85.2  (78.5-90.1)  12   6.3  ( 3.3-11.5)  1   0.3  ( 0.0- 2.1)  18   8.2  ( 4.7-14.0)
Cumberland Valley  338  313  91.6  (87.3-94.5)  13   5.2  ( 3.0- 9.0)    12   3.2  ( 1.6- 6.2)
FIVCO  329  300  91.5  (87.5-94.3)  13   4.2  ( 2.3- 7.3)    16   4.3  ( 2.4- 7.6)
Gateway  382  333  86.3  (81.1-90.3)  22   4.8  ( 3.0- 7.6)  2   0.5  ( 0.1- 2.2)  25   8.3  ( 5.0-13.4)
Green River  307  280  88.4  (82.3-92.6)   9   3.1  ( 1.4- 6.7)  3   2.0  ( 0.5- 8.1)  15   6.5  ( 3.6-11.5)
Kentucky River  329  296  89.9  (85.5-93.1)  10   3.2  ( 1.6- 6.2)    23   6.9  ( 4.4-10.8)
KIPDA  332  306  93.3  (89.3-95.9)  18   4.5  ( 2.6- 7.8)     8   2.2  ( 0.9- 5.4)
Lake Cumberland  317  282  88.9  (84.1-92.5)  15   4.4  ( 2.5- 7.8)    20   6.6  ( 3.9-10.9)
Lincoln Trail  298  269  91.4  (87.2-94.3)  18   5.1  ( 3.0- 8.7)  1   0.2  ( 0.0- 1.5)  10   3.3  ( 1.7- 6.2)
Northern Kentucky  329  293  90.1  (85.8-93.2)  20   4.9  ( 3.0- 7.9)  2   0.5  ( 0.1- 2.0)  14   4.5  ( 2.4- 8.4)
Pennyrile  324  301  91.8  (85.6-95.4)   9   4.2  ( 1.5-11.3)  2   0.7  ( 0.1- 3.9)  12   3.3  ( 1.8- 5.9)
Purchase  298  271  91.2  (86.7-94.4)   9   2.2  ( 1.1- 4.4)  2   0.9  ( 0.2- 3.4)  16   5.7  ( 3.2-10.1)

*Asked only to respondents age 18 to 64.
#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.