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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

The last time you had sexual intercourse, was the condom usedů

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  Total
Respond.^
Prevent Pregnancy Prevent diseases Both Preg. and Disease Other reason
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,291 484 36.9 33.7-40.3 133 10.0 8.0-12.6 614 48.7 45.2-52.3 60 4.3 3.2- 5.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 976 397 42.3 38.4-46.2 92 8.7 6.6-11.4 438 44.0 40.1-48.1 49 5.0 3.5- 7.0
No 310 84 23.6 18.5-29.7 41 13.5 8.9-19.9 174 60.1 52.9-67.0 11 2.7 1.4- 5.3
Body Mass Index
Underweight 20 8 38.5 17.0-65.7 2 6.1 1.2-25.5 9 53.3 27.2-77.7 1 2.1 0.3-14.2
Recommended Range 525 207 38.1 33.1-43.4 50 8.4 5.8-12.0 246 49.7 44.1-55.2 22 3.8 2.3- 6.2
Overweight 398 144 35.3 29.7-41.4 38 9.1 5.8-13.9 200 52.0 45.7-58.3 16 3.6 1.9- 6.5
Obese 290 99 34.3 28.0-41.3 34 12.7 8.1-19.4 140 45.8 38.7-53.0 17 7.2 4.1-12.3
Current Smoker
No 921 379 40.7 36.7-44.8 96 10.0 7.6-13.0 406 45.0 40.8-49.3 40 4.3 3.0- 6.3
Yes 369 104 27.1 21.9-33.0 37 10.2 6.6-15.5 208 58.5 51.9-64.8 20 4.2 2.4- 7.1
Binge Drinker
No 1,066 418 38.8 35.1-42.5 112 9.9 7.7-12.7 486 47.0 43.1-51.0 50 4.3 3.0- 6.0
Yes 210 62 28.9 22.0-37.0 20 9.3 5.2-16.2 119 57.2 48.7-65.3 9 4.5 2.1- 9.3
Heavy Drinker
No 1,221 465 37.5 34.2-41.0 128 10.0 7.9-12.6 574 48.5 44.8-52.1 54 4.0 2.9- 5.5
Yes 55 16 25.6 14.7-40.8 4 4.9 1.6-13.5 29 55.2 39.3-70.0 6 14.3 5.8-31.1
Fair/Poor Health Status
Yes 130 32 24.1 16.0-34.7 25 17.2 10.2-27.6 66 54.3 42.0-66.1 7 4.3 1.9- 9.6
No 1,158 452 38.3 34.9-41.9 107 9.2 7.1-11.9 546 48.1 44.4-51.9 53 4.3 3.1- 5.9
Current Asthma
Yes 83 23 20.6 12.9-31.3 15 15.8 8.3-28.0 41 59.7 46.1-72.0 4 3.9 1.1-13.2
No 1,197 457 38.1 34.7-41.6 117 9.6 7.5-12.2 568 48.2 44.4-51.9 55 4.1 3.0- 5.7
Diabetes
Yes 38 12 23.4 11.5-41.7 3 4.9 1.4-15.4 21 68.0 48.0-83.0 2 3.7 0.8-15.9
Yes, During Pregnancy 21 11 58.5 35.7-78.2 4 15.7 5.7-36.3 5 23.7 9.5-47.8 1 2.1 0.3-14.1
No 1,224 460 37.2 33.8-40.6 126 10.2 8.0-12.8 581 48.3 44.7-52.0 57 4.4 3.2- 5.9
No, Bordeline Diabetes 7 1 17.2 2.4-63.9 0 0.0 . - . 6 82.8 36.1-97.6 0 0.0 . - .

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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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