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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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 6,079 242 4.0 3.4- 4.7 5,837 96.0 95.3-96.6
Have Health Insurance
Yes 4,867 169 3.4 2.8- 4.1 4,698 96.6 95.9-97.2
No 1,204 72 6.1 4.6- 8.0 1,132 93.9 92.0-95.4
Body Mass Index
Underweight 84 6 6.0 2.1-15.9 78 94.0 84.1-97.9
Recommended Range 2,210 92 4.7 3.7- 6.0 2,118 95.3 94.0-96.3
Overweight 2,013 80 3.6 2.8- 4.7 1,933 96.4 95.3-97.2
Obese 1,474 60 4.0 2.9- 5.5 1,414 96.0 94.5-97.1
Current Smoker
No 4,391 133 3.0 2.4- 3.7 4,258 97.0 96.3-97.6
Yes 1,674 109 6.8 5.4- 8.4 1,565 93.2 91.6-94.6
Binge Drinker
No 5,283 191 3.7 3.1- 4.4 5,092 96.3 95.6-96.9
Yes 730 45 5.6 3.9- 7.8 685 94.4 92.2-96.1
Heavy Drinker
No 5,793 223 3.9 3.4- 4.6 5,570 96.1 95.4-96.6
Yes 236 12 4.4 2.2- 8.3 224 95.6 91.7-97.8
Fair/Poor Health Status
Yes 637 34 4.4 2.9- 6.5 603 95.6 93.5-97.1
No 5,430 206 3.9 3.3- 4.6 5,224 96.1 95.4-96.7
Current Asthma
Yes 426 22 5.7 3.3- 9.4 404 94.3 90.6-96.7
No 5,628 218 3.9 3.3- 4.5 5,410 96.1 95.5-96.7
Diabetes
Yes 202 7 3.3 1.4- 7.7 195 96.7 92.3-98.6
Yes, During Pregnancy 111 3 1.4 0.4- 4.8 108 98.6 95.2-99.6
No 5,718 230 4.1 3.5- 4.7 5,488 95.9 95.3-96.5
No, Bordeline Diabetes 47 2 3.1 0.7-12.2 45 96.9 87.8-99.3

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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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