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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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 3,118 249 10.0 8.3-12.0 2,869 90.0 88.0-91.7
AGE
18-24 230 91 35.7 27.0-45.5 139 64.3 54.5-73.0
25-34 584 82 14.4 10.8-19.0 502 85.6 81.0-89.2
35-44 759 47 5.9 3.8- 9.1 712 94.1 90.9-96.2
45-54 830 24 3.3 1.8- 5.9 806 96.7 94.1-98.2
55-64 715 5 0.6 0.2- 1.8 710 99.4 98.2-99.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 247 20 10.6 5.9-18.4 227 89.4 81.6-94.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 882 71 12.1 8.8-16.4 811 87.9 83.6-91.2
Some Post-H.S. 879 79 12.2 8.7-16.8 800 87.8 83.2-91.3
College Graduate 1,108 79 6.5 4.6- 9.0 1,029 93.5 91.0-95.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 252 34 15.4 9.4-24.3 218 84.6 75.7-90.6
$15,000- 24,999 483 70 17.0 12.4-22.9 413 83.0 77.1-87.6
$25,000- 34,999 365 35 13.0 7.6-21.3 330 87.0 78.7-92.4
$35,000- 49,999 487 33 8.8 5.6-13.6 454 91.2 86.4-94.4
$50,000-74,999 442 18 5.2 3.0- 8.8 424 94.8 91.2-97.0
$75,000+ 539 20 3.2 1.8- 5.5 519 96.8 94.5-98.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 164 17 11.5 6.8-18.9 147 88.5 81.1-93.2
Guilford 150 10 7.9 3.9-15.2 140 92.1 84.8-96.1
Mecklenburg 141 10 8.1 4.0-15.8 131 91.9 84.2-96.0
Orange 190 22 17.0 10.2-26.7 168 83.0 73.3-89.8
Wake 162 11 7.2 3.8-13.5 151 92.8 86.5-96.2
Chatham/Lee 118 6 8.9 3.5-20.7 112 91.1 79.3-96.5
Nash/Wilson 99 6 8.5 3.3-19.9 93 91.5 80.1-96.7
Craven/Pamlico 152 14 11.3 6.3-19.4 138 88.7 80.6-93.7
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 179 8 7.8 3.6-16.2 171 92.2 83.8-96.4
Appalachian/Wilkes 205 17 11.7 6.8-19.5 188 88.3 80.5-93.2
Franklin/Gran./Vance 136 8 10.1 4.8-20.0 128 89.9 80.0-95.2
Graham/Swain/Jackson 157 17 12.2 7.3-19.9 140 87.8 80.1-92.7
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 89 3 5.7 1.7-17.0 86 94.3 83.0-98.3
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 123 13 13.4 7.2-23.5 110 86.6 76.5-92.8
Northeast NC I 94 7 7.1 3.2-15.1 87 92.9 84.9-96.8
Northeast NC II 151 10 8.7 4.4-16.5 141 91.3 83.5-95.6
Northeastern Partnership 245 17 8.3 4.8-14.0 228 91.7 86.0-95.2
Mountain AHEC 504 49 11.4 8.0-15.9 455 88.6 84.1-92.0
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 934 73 10.8 7.4-15.4 861 89.2 84.6-92.6
Piedmont 1,348 101 9.6 7.3-12.5 1,247 90.4 87.5-92.7
Western NC 836 75 10.3 7.8-13.5 761 89.7 86.5-92.2

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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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