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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Sexual Behavior

Some people use condoms to keep from getting infected with HIV through sexual activity.
How effective do you think a properly use condom is for this purpose?

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Respond.^
Very effective Somewhat effective Not at all effective Don't know how effective
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,056 3,018 48.5 46.9-50.0 2,495 42.1 40.5-43.6 273 5.0 4.3- 5.7 270 4.5 3.9- 5.2
-Johnston County 207 104 52.9 44.7-60.9 86 39.0 31.5-47.2 9 3.4 1.7- 6.9 8 4.6 2.0-10.3
GENDER
Male 76 42 55.8 43.0-67.9 33 43.2 31.2-56.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4
Female 131 62 50.3 39.9-60.7 53 35.3 26.3-45.4 9 6.5 3.2-12.9 7 8.0 3.3-18.1
RACE
White 152 74 52.1 42.5-61.5 66 39.8 31.0-49.3 6 2.8 1.2- 6.5 6 5.4 2.0-13.6
Other 53 30 56.3 40.6-70.8 19 36.6 23.1-52.6 2 3.8 0.9-14.4 2 3.3 0.7-13.5
AGE
18-44 177 91 52.8 44.0-61.5 71 38.8 30.6-47.7 7 3.1 1.3- 6.9 8 5.3 2.3-11.8
45+ 30 13 53.6 32.3-73.6 15 40.6 22.5-61.8 2 5.8 1.4-21.5 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 82 34 44.0 31.6-57.2 43 50.4 37.6-63.1 3 3.2 0.9-10.9 2 2.5 0.5-10.4
Some College + 125 70 59.6 49.2-69.2 43 30.5 22.1-40.5 6 3.6 1.5- 8.2 6 6.3 2.4-15.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 89 41 47.3 35.0-60.1 41 43.5 31.6-56.2 4 3.7 1.3- 9.6 3 5.5 1.4-19.5
$50,000+ 87 47 57.5 44.8-69.2 34 37.4 26.2-50.2 3 2.3 0.6- 7.6 3 2.9 0.9- 8.7

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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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