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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Physical Activity-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

In the past 12 months has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional talked to you about preventing sexually transmitted diseases through condom use?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 981 238 24.2 20.4-28.5 743 75.8 71.5-79.6
GENDER
Female 981 238 24.2 20.4-28.5 743 75.8 71.5-79.6
RACE
African American 981 238 24.2 20.4-28.5 743 75.8 71.5-79.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 10 3 62.7 25.4-89.2 7 37.3 10.8-74.6
-English Speaking 10 3 62.7 25.4-89.2 7 37.3 10.8-74.6
Non-Hispanic 971 235 24.0 20.2-28.2 736 76.0 71.8-79.8
AGE
18-24 90 53 43.0 28.9-58.4 37 57.0 41.6-71.1
25-34 198 75 38.8 29.6-48.9 123 61.2 51.1-70.4
35-44 258 64 19.9 13.9-27.7 194 80.1 72.3-86.1
45-54 255 27 8.0 4.6-13.7 228 92.0 86.3-95.4
55-64 180 19 10.2 5.7-17.7 161 89.8 82.3-94.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 145 38 28.5 18.6-41.0 107 71.5 59.0-81.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 347 96 24.7 18.5-32.2 251 75.3 67.8-81.5
Some Post-H.S. 276 68 30.6 22.7-39.7 208 69.4 60.3-77.3
College Graduate 213 36 13.3 8.5-20.1 177 86.7 79.9-91.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 176 62 43.5 33.3-54.2 114 56.5 45.8-66.7
$15,000- 24,999 238 80 36.5 27.5-46.7 158 63.5 53.3-72.5
$25,000- 34,999 152 37 20.2 12.9-30.2 115 79.8 69.8-87.1
$35,000- 49,999 106 16 9.4 4.5-18.7 90 90.6 81.3-95.5
$50,000-74,999 62 7 10.5 4.0-24.9 55 89.5 75.1-96.0
$75,000+ 52 2 5.4 0.9-27.0 50 94.6 73.0-99.1
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 12 5 58.3 28.6-83.0 7 41.7 17.0-71.4
Guilford 57 17 28.3 16.7-43.8 40 71.7 56.2-83.3
Mecklenburg 69 13 25.3 14.8-39.8 56 74.7 60.2-85.2
Orange 27 7 27.3 13.2-48.1 20 72.7 51.9-86.8
Wake 46 11 21.4 11.2-36.9 35 78.6 63.1-88.8
Chatham/Lee 40 13 26.8 15.0-43.3 27 73.2 56.7-85.0
Nash/Wilson 71 18 23.0 14.2-35.0 53 77.0 65.0-85.8
Craven/Pamlico 40 4 9.2 2.9-26.0 36 90.8 74.0-97.1
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 5 1 18.3 2.4-67.1 4 81.7 32.9-97.6
Appalachian/Wilkes 5 2 51.8 14.4-87.3 3 48.2 12.7-85.6
Franklin/Gran./Vance 85 27 34.6 23.8-47.4 58 65.4 52.6-76.2
Graham/Swain/Jackson 8 2 23.5 5.4-62.2 6 76.5 37.8-94.6
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 75 22 31.1 20.3-44.5 53 68.9 55.5-79.7
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 72 11 17.5 9.3-30.5 61 82.5 69.5-90.7
Northeast NC I 126 29 23.0 15.7-32.3 97 77.0 67.7-84.3
Northeast NC II 75 19 27.0 16.3-41.1 56 73.0 58.9-83.7
Northeastern Partnership 201 48 24.9 18.2-33.0 153 75.1 67.0-81.8
Mountain AHEC 24 7 40.0 18.4-66.4 17 60.0 33.6-81.6
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 517 116 21.3 16.5-26.9 401 78.7 73.1-83.5
Piedmont 429 112 26.3 20.8-32.6 317 73.7 67.4-79.2
Western NC 35 10 24.6 9.7-49.9 25 75.4 50.1-90.3

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

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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

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