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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Sexual Behavior+

Was a condom used the last time you had sexual intercourse?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,818 362 20.0 17.2-23.0 1,456 80.0 77.0-82.8
GENDER
Male 744 164 23.8 19.4-29.0 580 76.2 71.0-80.6
Female 1,074 198 16.0 13.2-19.3 876 84.0 80.7-86.8
RACE
White 1,399 237 15.5 13.0-18.4 1,162 84.5 81.6-87.0
African American 317 107 38.3 29.9-47.4 210 61.7 52.6-70.1
Other Minorities 77 11 15.8 6.7-32.8 66 84.2 67.2-93.3
HISPANIC
Yes 61 9 21.2 8.1-45.1 52 78.8 54.9-91.9
No 1,752 352 19.9 17.2-23.0 1,400 80.1 77.0-82.8
AGE
18-24 204 88 45.2 35.6-55.2 116 54.8 44.8-64.4
25-34 476 119 23.3 17.5-30.2 357 76.7 69.8-82.5
35-44 486 97 18.8 14.0-24.8 389 81.2 75.2-86.0
45-54 385 39 11.0 7.1-16.8 346 89.0 83.2-92.9
55-64 251 19 4.0 2.2- 7.0 232 96.0 93.0-97.8
65+ 16 0 0.0 . - . 16 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 152 26 21.0 12.1-34.0 126 79.0 66.0-87.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 542 100 21.1 15.9-27.5 442 78.9 72.5-84.1
Some Post-H.S. 511 116 20.9 16.3-26.4 395 79.1 73.6-83.7
College Graduate 610 120 17.9 13.8-22.9 490 82.1 77.1-86.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 108 41 33.3 21.7-47.3 67 66.7 52.7-78.3
$15,000- 24,999 258 76 34.4 25.6-44.4 182 65.6 55.6-74.4
$25,000- 34,999 252 59 22.0 15.2-30.8 193 78.0 69.2-84.8
$35,000- 49,999 361 63 16.8 12.1-22.7 298 83.2 77.3-87.9
$50,000+ 628 85 13.1 9.2-18.3 543 86.9 81.7-90.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 126 19 13.9 8.4-22.2 107 86.1 77.8-91.6
Cumberland 144 36 20.7 14.5-28.8 108 79.3 71.2-85.5
Durham 109 31 23.6 14.8-35.3 78 76.4 64.7-85.2
Forsyth 114 25 21.4 14.1-31.1 89 78.6 68.9-85.9
Gaston 137 30 23.3 16.1-32.6 107 76.7 67.4-83.9
Guilford 121 26 21.3 14.0-31.0 95 78.7 69.0-86.0
Mecklenburg 139 27 21.4 14.5-30.5 112 78.6 69.5-85.5
New Hanover 120 30 25.4 17.5-35.5 90 74.6 64.5-82.5
Onslow 148 17 16.2 5.9-37.2 131 83.8 62.8-94.1
Wake 138 28 21.7 14.7-31.0 110 78.3 69.0-85.3
Western NC 168 27 17.3 11.3-25.5 141 82.7 74.5-88.7
Piedmont NC 183 34 19.0 13.0-26.9 149 81.0 73.1-87.0
Eastern NC 171 32 20.3 13.5-29.4 139 79.7 70.6-86.5

+ Approximately half of the respondents received questions from this topic See Technical Notes for more information.

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* This question was asked of respondents who reported being ages 18-64 years old.

#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.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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