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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Sexual Behavior

In the past five years, have you been treated for a sexually transmitted or venereal disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,079 242 4.0 3.4- 4.7 5,837 96.0 95.3-96.6
-Buncombe County 144 9 5.0 2.4-10.1 135 95.0 89.9-97.6
GENDER
Male 55 3 5.2 1.6-15.7 52 94.8 84.3-98.4
Female 89 6 4.8 2.0-10.8 83 95.2 89.2-98.0
RACE
White 124 5 3.1 1.1- 8.9 119 96.9 91.1-98.9
Other 19 3 14.2 4.4-37.2 16 85.8 62.8-95.6
AGE
18-44 114 8 5.7 2.7-12.0 106 94.3 88.0-97.3
45+ 30 1 1.6 0.2-10.6 29 98.4 89.4-99.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 41 5 9.6 3.4-24.1 36 90.4 75.9-96.6
Some College + 103 4 2.9 1.0- 7.8 99 97.1 92.2-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 85 7 7.3 3.2-15.6 78 92.7 84.4-96.8
$50,000+ 44 0 0.0 . - . 44 100 . - .

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^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 (MAHEC): 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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