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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Physical Activity-WHITE FEMALES

I'm going to read you a list. When I'm done, please tell me if any of the situations apply to you. You don't need to tell me which one.
You have used intravenous drugs in the past year.
You have been treated for a sexually transmitted or venereal disease in the past year.
You have given or received money or drugs in exchange for sex in the past year.
You had anal sex without a condom in the past year.

Do any of these situations apply to you?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,017 71 3.3 2.4- 4.7 2,946 96.7 95.3-97.6
AGE
18-24 225 20 11.0 5.9-19.6 205 89.0 80.4-94.1
25-34 566 23 4.0 2.3- 6.8 543 96.0 93.2-97.7
35-44 733 16 2.9 1.3- 5.9 717 97.1 94.1-98.7
45-54 797 10 1.3 0.6- 2.8 787 98.7 97.2-99.4
55-64 696 2 0.3 0.1- 1.5 694 99.7 98.5-99.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 238 10 5.4 2.4-11.5 228 94.6 88.5-97.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 858 17 3.4 1.7- 6.7 841 96.6 93.3-98.3
Some Post-H.S. 858 20 3.3 1.5- 6.9 838 96.7 93.1-98.5
College Graduate 1,061 24 2.9 1.7- 5.0 1,037 97.1 95.0-98.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 250 12 6.0 2.6-13.1 238 94.0 86.9-97.4
$15,000- 24,999 482 10 3.1 1.4- 6.9 472 96.9 93.1-98.6
$25,000- 34,999 367 11 3.8 1.6- 8.6 356 96.2 91.4-98.4
$35,000- 49,999 486 18 4.9 2.6- 8.9 468 95.1 91.1-97.4
$50,000-74,999 441 7 1.5 0.6- 3.8 434 98.5 96.2-99.4
$75,000+ 538 4 1.1 0.3- 3.2 534 98.9 96.8-99.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 160 6 3.3 1.5- 7.4 154 96.7 92.6-98.5
Guilford 142 3 2.3 0.7- 7.5 139 97.7 92.5-99.3
Mecklenburg 136 5 6.4 2.5-15.3 131 93.6 84.7-97.5
Orange 183 5 7.9 1.7-29.1 178 92.1 70.9-98.3
Wake 154 4 2.5 0.9- 6.8 150 97.5 93.2-99.1
Chatham/Lee 115 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 114 99.2 94.6-99.9
Nash/Wilson 97 3 6.2 1.8-18.8 94 93.8 81.2-98.2
Craven/Pamlico 150 6 5.1 2.1-11.8 144 94.9 88.2-97.9
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 175 3 1.7 0.5- 5.4 172 98.3 94.6-99.5
Appalachian/Wilkes 199 3 2.0 0.6- 6.8 196 98.0 93.2-99.4
Franklin/Gran./Vance 131 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 130 99.7 98.0- 100
Graham/Swain/Jackson 149 3 2.6 0.7- 8.9 146 97.4 91.1-99.3
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 87 2 3.8 0.8-16.0 85 96.2 84.0-99.2
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 121 6 9.3 3.9-20.7 115 90.7 79.3-96.1
Northeast NC I 91 1 1.8 0.3-11.8 90 98.2 88.2-99.7
Northeast NC II 146 3 3.7 1.1-11.4 143 96.3 88.6-98.9
Northeastern Partnership 237 4 3.1 1.1- 8.7 233 96.9 91.3-98.9
Mountain AHEC 488 11 2.2 1.0- 4.7 477 97.8 95.3-99.0
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 908 27 3.3 2.0- 5.4 881 96.7 94.6-98.0
Piedmont 1,298 27 3.7 2.2- 6.2 1,271 96.3 93.8-97.8
Western NC 811 17 2.2 1.2- 4.1 794 97.8 95.9-98.8

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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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