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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)

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%)
North Carolina 5,611 188 4.1 3.4- 5.1 5,423 95.9 94.9-96.6
-Gaston County 140 8 7.2 2.9-16.8 132 92.8 83.2-97.1
GENDER
Male 67 5 10.2 3.3-27.7 62 89.8 72.3-96.7
Female 73 3 3.7 1.1-11.7 70 96.3 88.3-98.9
RACE
White 111 5 3.8 1.5- 9.4 106 96.2 90.6-98.5
Other 29 3 15.6 4.0-44.9 26 84.4 55.1-96.0
AGE
18-44 105 8 8.5 3.4-19.6 97 91.5 80.4-96.6
45+ 32 0 0.0 . - . 32 100 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 63 4 9.3 2.5-28.9 59 90.7 71.1-97.5
Some College + 76 4 5.0 1.8-13.3 72 95.0 86.7-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 61 4 10.0 2.5-32.3 57 90.0 67.7-97.5
$50,000+ 57 2 4.7 1.2-16.9 55 95.3 83.1-98.8

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*This question was asked of respondents who had sexual intercourse in the last 12 months.

^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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