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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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
-Eastern NC 2,028 102 4.8 3.8- 6.1 1,926 95.2 93.9-96.2
GENDER
Male 754 31 4.1 2.7- 6.2 723 95.9 93.8-97.3
Female 1,274 71 5.4 4.1- 7.1 1,203 94.6 92.9-95.9
RACE
White 1,276 40 2.8 2.0- 4.0 1,236 97.2 96.0-98.0
African American 502 51 9.7 7.0-13.2 451 90.3 86.8-93.0
Other Minorities 8 0 0.0 . - . 8 100 . - .
AGE
18-24 266 31 11.9 7.8-17.8 235 88.1 82.2-92.2
25-34 715 41 5.0 3.5- 7.1 674 95.0 92.9-96.5
35-44 709 21 2.8 1.7- 4.5 688 97.2 95.5-98.3
45-54 338 9 1.5 0.7- 3.0 329 98.5 97.0-99.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 247 21 7.6 4.3-13.2 226 92.4 86.8-95.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 631 32 4.5 3.0- 6.6 599 95.5 93.4-97.0
Some Post-H.S. 599 32 4.5 3.0- 6.6 567 95.5 93.4-97.0
College Graduate 551 17 3.7 2.1- 6.3 534 96.3 93.7-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 185 25 11.4 6.9-18.5 160 88.6 81.5-93.1
$15,000- 24,999 361 24 5.7 3.6- 8.9 337 94.3 91.1-96.4
$25,000- 34,999 273 12 4.2 2.2- 7.7 261 95.8 92.3-97.8
$35,000- 49,999 328 10 2.6 1.3- 5.2 318 97.4 94.8-98.7
$50,000-74,999 282 4 2.1 0.8- 5.8 278 97.9 94.2-99.2
$75,000+ 284 4 1.2 0.4- 3.2 280 98.8 96.8-99.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 462 34 6.1 4.1- 8.8 428 93.9 91.2-95.9
No 1,555 67 4.4 3.3- 5.8 1,488 95.6 94.2-96.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 174 5 1.8 0.7- 4.2 169 98.2 95.8-99.3
Non-Veteran 1,744 87 5.0 3.9- 6.5 1,657 95.0 93.5-96.1
Currently Serving 110 10 6.3 3.2-12.0 100 93.7 88.0-96.8

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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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