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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 935 652 69.0 64.2-73.4 61 6.9 4.8- 9.7 31 5.0 3.2- 7.7 26 5.5 3.2- 9.2 165 13.7 10.8-17.3
GENDER
Males 290 201 66.0 57.8-73.4 20 6.7 3.8-11.7 20 7.7 4.6-12.7 16 9.3 5.0-16.6 33 10.3 6.0-17.1
Females 645 451 71.6 66.4-76.3 41 7.0 4.5-10.7 11 2.5 1.0- 5.9 10 2.0 0.9- 4.7 132 16.8 13.3-21.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 6 60.2 21.6-89.3 3 33.2 7.0-76.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 6.5 1.3-26.9
Non-Hispanic 924 646 69.1 64.3-73.5 58 6.6 4.6- 9.5 31 5.0 3.2- 7.7 26 5.5 3.2- 9.3 163 13.8 10.8-17.4
AGE
18-24 68 29 39.1 24.6-55.8 8 10.1 4.4-21.6 8 11.3 5.3-22.5 8 19.0 8.9-36.1 15 20.5 10.1-37.0
25-34 249 175 70.7 62.9-77.4 26 9.0 5.7-14.1 12 6.9 3.4-13.6 10 4.2 2.1- 8.0 26 9.1 5.5-14.9
35-44 379 281 80.1 74.3-84.8 19 4.7 2.0-10.6 7 1.8 0.8- 4.2 4 1.1 0.3- 3.7 68 12.3 9.1-16.3
45-49 223 159 76.5 68.8-82.8 8 4.1 1.8- 8.9 4 0.9 0.3- 2.9 4 2.2 0.5- 8.5 48 16.4 11.3-23.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 71 40 60.7 43.5-75.6 5 6.1 2.4-14.9 4 6.8 2.3-18.4 1 5.6 0.8-30.4 21 20.8 11.7-34.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 308 219 67.8 58.4-75.9 26 8.5 5.0-14.0 9 3.6 1.4- 8.7 7 6.3 2.4-15.5 47 13.8 8.2-22.2
Some Post-H.S. 298 214 69.9 62.2-76.7 13 4.2 1.9- 8.9 12 6.8 3.5-12.9 13 7.8 3.9-15.1 46 11.2 7.8-15.9
College Graduate 257 179 72.2 63.3-79.7 17 8.2 3.9-16.3 6 4.0 1.3-11.4 5 1.3 0.4- 4.2 50 14.3 9.3-21.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 120 61 52.3 40.1-64.3 13 9.8 4.8-19.1 8 7.1 3.0-15.5 2 6.6 1.0-32.5 36 24.2 16.2-34.5
$15,000- 24,999 193 130 63.2 50.5-74.3 14 7.9 3.7-16.1 6 6.8 2.5-17.2 5 3.9 1.3-11.2 38 18.1 9.7-31.5
$25,000- 34,999 128 89 69.6 57.2-79.7 4 3.2 1.2- 8.7 4 4.5 1.5-12.5 7 7.7 3.4-16.4 24 15.0 8.3-25.6
$35,000- 49,999 153 107 74.6 64.6-82.6 11 6.0 2.6-13.1 5 4.8 1.6-13.2 3 3.1 0.7-12.3 27 11.5 6.8-18.8
$50,000-74,999 136 107 79.9 69.3-87.4 7 4.5 1.8-10.5 5 5.9 2.2-15.3 4 5.0 1.4-16.5 13 4.8 2.5- 9.0
$75,000+ 136 114 75.4 62.3-85.1 7 10.3 4.2-23.3 2 2.9 0.5-15.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.8 12 10.6 4.8-21.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 255 157 63.4 54.7-71.4 17 7.6 4.1-13.5 16 8.8 4.7-15.8 8 5.9 2.5-13.3 57 14.3 10.1-19.9
No 675 492 70.9 65.1-76.1 44 6.7 4.3-10.2 15 3.6 1.9- 6.7 18 5.4 2.8-10.1 106 13.4 9.8-18.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 124 90 76.1 65.1-84.4 9 8.0 3.6-16.8 4 4.0 1.3-11.6 4 3.4 1.1-10.2 17 8.6 4.5-15.7
Non-Veteran 811 562 67.7 62.5-72.6 52 6.7 4.5- 9.8 27 5.1 3.2- 8.2 22 5.8 3.3-10.2 148 14.6 11.3-18.7

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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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