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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)

During the past 12 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 5,599 4,452 77.8 76.0-79.6 184 3.8 3.1- 4.7 100 2.0 1.5- 2.7 101 3.0 2.1- 4.2 762 13.3 11.9-14.9
-Gaston County 139 104 71.4 59.6-80.9 5 5.8 1.8-16.7 4 5.1 1.5-16.2 2 1.0 0.2- 4.7 24 16.7 9.8-26.8
GENDER
Male 66 49 67.4 50.2-80.9 5 11.0 3.5-29.2 4 9.7 2.9-28.1 2 1.9 0.4- 8.8 6 10.0 3.8-23.5
Female 73 55 75.9 59.3-87.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 18 24.1 12.9-40.7
RACE
White 110 83 72.9 59.8-82.9 5 8.1 2.6-22.5 2 2.3 0.5- 9.7 2 1.4 0.3- 6.6 18 15.2 8.1-26.8
Other 29 21 67.7 42.1-85.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 12.1 2.3-45.0 0 0.0 . - . 6 20.2 7.4-44.3
AGE
18-44 104 78 69.9 56.3-80.7 3 5.5 1.4-19.5 4 6.1 1.8-18.8 2 1.2 0.3- 5.6 17 17.3 9.5-29.2
45+ 32 25 80.6 61.2-91.6 2 7.5 1.7-28.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 5 11.9 4.2-29.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 62 43 64.9 46.8-79.6 1 6.3 0.9-33.0 4 10.3 3.0-29.8 2 2.1 0.4- 9.4 12 16.3 7.8-31.1
Some College + 76 61 77.9 62.5-88.2 4 5.3 1.8-14.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 11 16.8 7.7-32.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 61 42 70.6 52.2-84.1 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 2 8.1 1.5-33.5 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 15 20.0 10.0-36.0
$50,000+ 57 51 88.1 75.0-94.8 2 4.5 1.1-17.5 1 1.5 0.2-10.0 0 0.0 . - . 3 5.9 1.8-17.4

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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