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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior-WHITE FEMALES

How many new sex partners did you have during the past twelve months?

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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 2,612 241 8.4 7.2- 9.8 58 2.0 1.4- 2.7 14 0.4 0.2- 0.7 12 0.8 0.4- 1.5 2,287 88.5 86.9-89.9
AGE
18-24 244 34 13.1 8.7-19.3 18 7.9 4.7-12.8 4 1.3 0.4- 3.8 5 4.6 1.8-11.2 183 73.2 65.7-79.6
25-34 859 85 8.9 6.9-11.6 20 1.9 1.1- 3.1 7 0.6 0.2- 1.3 5 0.7 0.3- 2.0 742 87.9 85.0-90.3
35-44 1,017 88 7.7 6.0- 9.9 15 1.1 0.5- 2.1 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 911 91.1 88.8-93.0
45-54 492 34 6.2 4.1- 9.3 5 0.8 0.3- 2.1 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 451 92.6 89.3-94.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 173 21 11.7 7.1-18.6 8 4.1 1.9- 8.6 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 0 0.0 . - . 143 83.9 76.6-89.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 672 55 7.4 5.3-10.2 13 1.2 0.6- 2.3 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 6 2.0 0.8- 4.8 595 89.0 85.6-91.7
Some Post-H.S. 754 79 9.8 7.5-12.8 14 2.5 1.4- 4.6 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3 4 0.5 0.2- 1.5 654 86.8 83.5-89.6
College Graduate 1,011 86 7.4 5.7- 9.6 23 1.7 1.0- 2.7 7 0.3 0.1- 0.8 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 893 90.3 88.0-92.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 152 26 14.3 8.7-22.4 9 6.0 2.9-12.2 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 2 2.8 0.7-10.9 114 76.5 67.2-83.8
$15,000- 24,999 319 37 11.9 8.0-17.4 9 1.9 0.9- 4.2 5 1.5 0.5- 4.1 2 1.1 0.3- 4.2 266 83.6 77.8-88.1
$25,000- 34,999 329 45 10.1 7.1-14.3 10 2.6 1.3- 5.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 4 1.6 0.5- 4.9 269 85.4 80.6-89.2
$35,000- 49,999 405 34 9.5 6.4-13.9 6 1.1 0.4- 3.0 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 2 0.4 0.1- 2.4 362 88.9 84.4-92.2
$50,000-74,999 452 44 9.4 6.6-13.2 7 1.4 0.6- 3.1 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 1 0.6 0.1- 3.8 399 88.6 84.5-91.7
$75,000+ 554 18 2.8 1.6- 4.8 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 532 95.3 92.1-97.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 518 55 9.0 6.6-12.2 24 4.3 2.6- 7.0 3 0.4 0.1- 1.2 6 1.8 0.7- 4.3 430 84.5 80.4-87.9
No 2,086 186 8.2 6.9- 9.8 33 1.3 0.9- 2.0 11 0.4 0.2- 0.7 6 0.5 0.2- 1.4 1,850 89.6 87.8-91.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 47 3 6.0 1.6-19.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 44 94.0 80.4-98.4
Non-Veteran 2,549 238 8.5 7.2- 9.9 58 2.0 1.5- 2.7 14 0.4 0.2- 0.7 12 0.8 0.4- 1.5 2,227 88.4 86.8-89.8
Currently Serving 16 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 16 100 . - .

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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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