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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

During the past twelve months, with how many people have you had sexual intercourse?

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  Total
Respond.^
One partner Two partners Three partners Four or more partners None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 886 600 70.1 66.2-73.7 60 6.2 4.6- 8.3 18 2.3 1.3- 4.1 9 1.2 0.5- 3.0 199 20.2 17.1-23.7
AGE
18-24 107 65 56.7 44.5-68.1 17 13.8 7.4-24.3 6 9.0 3.6-20.4 2 2.8 0.6-11.9 17 17.8 10.0-29.8
25-34 305 216 73.9 67.9-79.1 27 9.4 6.2-14.0 6 1.2 0.5- 3.0 5 0.9 0.4- 2.3 51 14.5 10.7-19.4
35-44 318 214 67.8 60.8-74.1 13 3.2 1.7- 5.8 4 1.5 0.4- 5.0 2 1.5 0.3- 7.5 85 26.1 20.3-32.9
45-54 156 105 78.5 71.1-84.5 3 0.6 0.2- 1.9 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4 0 0.0 . - . 46 20.1 14.3-27.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 97 69 72.4 61.2-81.3 6 5.5 2.2-12.9 1 1.4 0.2- 9.5 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 20 20.2 12.6-30.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 309 202 67.6 60.8-73.8 24 7.8 4.6-12.7 7 1.6 0.7- 3.7 4 1.4 0.4- 4.9 72 21.5 16.4-27.8
Some Post-H.S. 273 190 75.8 69.4-81.2 17 5.5 3.2- 9.3 5 1.7 0.6- 4.6 3 2.0 0.5- 8.3 58 15.0 11.0-20.0
College Graduate 207 139 65.0 55.9-73.1 13 5.3 2.9- 9.6 5 4.3 1.5-11.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 49 25.2 17.9-34.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 170 91 58.9 50.0-67.3 15 7.9 4.4-14.0 7 3.2 1.4- 7.3 4 1.4 0.5- 4.0 53 28.5 21.3-37.0
$15,000- 24,999 230 156 71.5 63.6-78.3 22 9.3 5.4-15.8 2 0.6 0.1- 2.8 2 2.5 0.5-11.9 48 16.0 11.5-21.8
$25,000- 34,999 153 98 64.2 54.3-73.1 12 8.2 4.5-14.6 5 5.1 1.6-15.2 0 0.0 . - . 38 22.5 15.6-31.4
$35,000- 49,999 104 81 78.4 67.7-86.3 3 2.7 0.8- 8.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 3.2 0.8-11.8 17 15.7 9.1-25.7
$50,000-74,999 60 55 94.5 86.9-97.9 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 4 4.7 1.7-12.4
$75,000+ 52 45 87.0 72.5-94.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.4 0.6-25.3 0 0.0 . - . 6 8.6 3.7-18.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 219 140 63.2 54.8-70.9 22 9.9 6.2-15.4 5 1.8 0.7- 4.8 4 3.0 0.8-11.2 48 22.0 15.7-30.1
No 662 459 72.4 68.0-76.4 38 5.1 3.5- 7.6 13 2.5 1.2- 4.8 5 0.7 0.2- 2.1 147 19.3 15.9-23.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 34 25 82.6 65.9-92.1 1 1.7 0.2-11.5 1 2.2 0.3-14.5 0 0.0 . - . 7 13.5 5.5-29.6
Non-Veteran 844 568 69.4 65.4-73.2 59 6.4 4.7- 8.7 17 2.3 1.3- 4.2 9 1.3 0.5- 3.2 191 20.5 17.3-24.1
Currently Serving 8 7 87.6 45.8-98.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 12.4 1.7-54.2

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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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