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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Sexual Behavior

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%)
North Carolina 6,909 5,310 78.1 76.8-79.3 341 4.7 4.1- 5.3 139 2.1 1.7- 2.6 131 2.4 1.9- 3.0 988 12.8 11.8-13.8
-Wake County 351 261 73.3 67.3-78.6 12 2.4 1.3- 4.3 8 2.4 1.0- 5.5 9 3.9 1.8- 8.3 61 18.0 13.6-23.5
GENDER
Male 153 112 71.4 62.2-79.1 7 2.8 1.3- 6.1 6 3.9 1.5- 9.6 7 6.6 2.8-14.5 21 15.3 9.5-23.7
Female 198 149 75.5 67.9-81.8 5 1.9 0.8- 4.6 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.0 40 21.1 15.1-28.8
RACE
White 245 190 78.2 71.7-83.5 8 2.7 1.3- 5.4 4 0.9 0.3- 2.5 7 3.6 1.5- 8.2 36 14.6 10.2-20.6
Other 103 69 64.5 52.6-74.9 4 2.0 0.7- 5.5 4 5.2 1.8-14.0 2 4.6 1.1-17.5 24 23.7 15.1-35.2
AGE
18-44 296 217 71.5 64.7-77.3 12 2.8 1.5- 5.0 7 2.6 1.1- 6.2 8 4.3 1.9- 9.5 52 18.8 13.8-24.9
45+ 55 44 84.1 72.2-91.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1 9 13.5 6.8-25.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 84 53 56.4 43.5-68.5 3 2.7 0.8- 8.5 3 3.6 0.9-14.0 4 10.0 3.7-24.2 21 27.3 17.2-40.3
Some College + 267 208 80.0 74.1-84.9 9 2.3 1.1- 4.4 5 1.9 0.7- 5.1 5 1.5 0.6- 3.6 40 14.3 10.1-20.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 125 73 55.5 44.9-65.6 7 3.8 1.7- 8.0 2 2.7 0.5-12.0 7 8.6 3.5-19.8 36 29.4 20.9-39.7
$50,000+ 165 143 89.2 83.4-93.2 5 2.4 0.9- 5.9 5 3.0 1.1- 8.0 0 0.0 . - . 12 5.4 2.9- 9.8

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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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