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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Sexual Behavior

Was a condom used the last time you had sexual intercourse?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,979 1,305 22.4 21.1-23.8 4,674 77.6 76.2-78.9
-Mecklenburg County 298 80 25.8 20.7-31.8 218 74.2 68.2-79.3
GENDER
Male 116 36 28.6 20.4-38.4 80 71.4 61.6-79.6
Female 182 44 23.4 17.4-30.7 138 76.6 69.3-82.6
RACE
White 196 44 21.2 15.8-27.9 152 78.8 72.1-84.2
Other 102 36 34.0 24.3-45.3 66 66.0 54.7-75.7
AGE
18-44 257 73 26.8 21.3-33.1 184 73.2 66.9-78.7
45+ 41 7 19.9 7.9-41.9 34 80.1 58.1-92.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 72 20 26.4 16.3-39.9 52 73.6 60.1-83.7
Some College + 226 60 25.6 20.0-32.2 166 74.4 67.8-80.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 124 42 31.9 23.3-42.0 82 68.1 58.0-76.7
$50,000+ 132 26 19.3 13.1-27.6 106 80.7 72.4-86.9

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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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