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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Sexual Behavior

The last time you had sexual intercourse, was the condom usedů

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  Total
Respond.^
Prevent Pregnancy Prevent diseases Both Preg. and Disease Other reason
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,291 484 36.9 33.7-40.3 133 10.0 8.0-12.6 614 48.7 45.2-52.3 60 4.3 3.2- 5.8
-Eastern NC 431 142 29.7 24.7-35.2 43 11.3 7.2-17.1 222 55.0 48.5-61.3 24 4.1 2.6- 6.3
GENDER
Male 183 55 24.4 18.1-32.1 12 12.9 6.7-23.1 109 60.0 50.2-69.1 7 2.8 1.2- 6.0
Female 248 87 36.8 30.0-44.1 31 9.1 6.1-13.4 113 48.3 40.9-55.7 17 5.9 3.5- 9.7
RACE
White 226 111 50.0 42.2-57.8 17 5.7 3.1-10.1 87 40.7 33.1-48.9 11 3.6 1.8- 6.9
African American 151 17 9.6 5.5-16.3 19 13.3 7.3-23.1 103 70.3 60.2-78.7 12 6.8 3.7-12.1
Other Minorities 2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-24 116 32 18.0 11.8-26.3 10 11.9 5.0-25.7 72 68.4 56.2-78.6 2 1.7 0.4- 6.5
25-34 174 68 44.5 35.8-53.4 15 10.1 4.7-20.5 80 40.3 32.1-49.1 11 5.1 2.6- 9.7
35-44 101 30 27.3 18.4-38.3 11 10.7 5.4-20.0 55 57.8 46.1-68.7 5 4.3 1.8-10.1
45-54 40 12 31.2 15.4-53.1 7 13.8 5.1-32.1 15 44.4 22.7-68.5 6 10.6 4.3-24.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 67 14 14.1 7.5-24.8 7 21.7 9.8-41.4 41 61.3 43.9-76.3 5 2.9 1.1- 7.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 134 31 22.2 15.1-31.4 14 8.4 4.6-15.0 82 65.1 55.1-74.0 7 4.3 1.9- 9.3
Some Post-H.S. 123 48 40.6 31.1-50.9 12 7.8 4.0-14.6 59 48.5 38.5-58.7 4 3.0 1.0- 9.0
College Graduate 107 49 50.6 39.8-61.3 10 6.1 3.0-11.8 40 36.7 27.0-47.7 8 6.6 3.1-13.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 71 10 9.7 4.5-19.5 9 10.6 4.0-25.0 51 78.8 63.9-88.6 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7
$15,000- 24,999 110 23 20.3 12.8-30.7 19 22.0 11.7-37.5 60 52.7 39.5-65.5 8 5.0 2.2-10.7
$25,000- 34,999 51 17 35.8 22.5-51.7 5 7.2 2.7-18.1 26 51.6 36.6-66.3 3 5.4 1.7-15.5
$35,000- 49,999 66 30 44.7 30.9-59.4 6 8.7 3.5-20.2 28 45.6 31.4-60.6 2 0.9 0.2- 4.2
$50,000-74,999 34 20 57.9 38.9-74.8 0 0.0 . - . 9 26.9 13.2-47.2 5 15.2 6.0-33.4
$75,000+ 28 21 76.3 55.3-89.3 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7 5 19.6 7.9-41.0 1 3.3 0.5-20.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 107 27 24.3 16.1-35.0 15 10.4 5.5-18.8 58 58.9 47.1-69.7 7 6.4 2.9-13.3
No 322 114 31.4 25.5-37.9 28 11.6 6.8-19.1 163 53.7 46.0-61.1 17 3.4 2.0- 5.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 29 13 36.0 19.3-57.1 2 9.2 2.0-34.0 12 50.7 30.5-70.8 2 4.0 0.9-15.3
Non-Veteran 384 120 27.4 22.4-33.0 40 11.8 7.4-18.3 203 56.6 49.7-63.2 21 4.2 2.7- 6.7
Currently Serving 18 9 69.9 44.5-87.1 1 2.5 0.3-16.6 7 26.6 10.7-52.1 1 1.0 0.1- 7.4

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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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