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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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%)
TOTAL 711 67 9.8 7.4-12.9 644 90.2 87.1-92.6
AGE
18-24 92 21 24.4 15.2-36.9 71 75.6 63.1-84.8
25-34 262 31 12.9 8.5-18.9 231 87.1 81.1-91.5
35-44 243 12 4.8 2.4- 9.4 231 95.2 90.6-97.6
45-54 114 3 1.6 0.5- 5.5 111 98.4 94.5-99.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 77 11 18.0 9.3-31.9 66 82.0 68.1-90.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 248 26 10.9 6.8-17.0 222 89.1 83.0-93.2
Some Post-H.S. 222 20 7.0 4.3-11.2 202 93.0 88.8-95.7
College Graduate 164 10 8.7 4.2-17.1 154 91.3 82.9-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 118 21 16.1 9.8-25.4 97 83.9 74.6-90.2
$15,000- 24,999 185 21 14.5 8.9-22.7 164 85.5 77.3-91.1
$25,000- 34,999 122 9 9.6 4.4-19.7 113 90.4 80.3-95.6
$35,000- 49,999 91 5 3.6 1.4- 9.2 86 96.4 90.8-98.6
$50,000-74,999 57 0 0.0 . - . 57 100 . - .
$75,000+ 46 0 0.0 . - . 46 100 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 175 20 11.5 6.8-18.9 155 88.5 81.1-93.2
No 533 47 9.4 6.7-13.0 486 90.6 87.0-93.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 27 2 6.4 1.4-24.5 25 93.6 75.5-98.6
Non-Veteran 677 63 9.9 7.4-13.1 614 90.1 86.9-92.6
Currently Serving 7 2 25.2 5.8-65.1 5 74.8 34.9-94.2

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

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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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