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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 642 43 7.4 5.1-10.5 599 92.6 89.5-94.9
AGE
18-24 46 10 14.2 7.0-26.6 36 85.8 73.4-93.0
25-34 184 20 10.7 6.3-17.6 164 89.3 82.4-93.7
35-44 254 8 2.3 0.9- 5.9 246 97.7 94.1-99.1
45-49 145 5 3.8 1.2-11.8 140 96.2 88.2-98.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 44 5 13.6 5.1-31.2 39 86.4 68.8-94.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 199 13 7.6 3.7-15.2 186 92.4 84.8-96.3
Some Post-H.S. 208 14 7.2 3.9-13.0 194 92.8 87.0-96.1
College Graduate 190 11 5.9 2.9-11.5 179 94.1 88.5-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 90 15 16.7 9.2-28.3 75 83.3 71.7-90.8
$15,000- 24,999 145 11 7.9 3.9-15.3 134 92.1 84.7-96.1
$25,000- 34,999 96 8 10.7 4.9-21.8 88 89.3 78.2-95.1
$35,000- 49,999 93 2 1.3 0.2- 7.3 91 98.7 92.7-99.8
$50,000-74,999 89 3 4.9 1.3-16.6 86 95.1 83.4-98.7
$75,000+ 81 2 2.8 0.7-10.8 79 97.2 89.2-99.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 156 17 12.8 6.9-22.4 139 87.2 77.6-93.1
No 483 26 5.9 3.7- 9.1 457 94.1 90.9-96.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 35 2 8.7 2.0-30.7 33 91.3 69.3-98.0
Non-Veteran 607 41 7.3 5.0-10.6 566 92.7 89.4-95.0

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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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