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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)-FEMALES

During the past 12 months, have you had sex with only males, only females, or both?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Males only Females only Both males & females
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 385 160 28.0 22.3-34.5 214 69.4 62.6-75.4 11 2.6 1.1- 5.9
-FEMALES 154 145 91.6 80.4-96.6 0 0.0 . - . 9 8.4 3.4-19.6
RACE
White 76 70 88.9 65.2-97.1 0 0.0 . - . 6 11.1 2.9-34.8
African American 61 60 97.5 84.1-99.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.5 0.3-15.9
Other Minorities 16 14 78.0 40.5-94.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 22.0 5.1-59.5
AGE
18-24 33 29 83.2 59.8-94.2 0 0.0 . - . 4 16.8 5.8-40.2
25-34 57 55 97.8 90.2-99.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.2 0.4- 9.8
35-44 43 40 96.0 87.9-98.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 4.0 1.2-12.1
45-49 20 20 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 11 10 89.6 51.9-98.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 10.4 1.4-48.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 42 40 88.3 58.3-97.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 11.7 2.4-41.7
Some Post-H.S. 55 52 91.2 71.8-97.7 0 0.0 . - . 3 8.8 2.3-28.2
College Graduate 46 43 97.6 92.2-99.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.4 0.7- 7.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 28 26 89.2 59.1-97.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 10.8 2.1-40.9
$15,000- 24,999 32 30 86.5 53.7-97.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 13.5 2.7-46.3
$25,000- 34,999 19 18 98.7 91.1-99.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.3 0.2- 8.9
$35,000- 49,999 25 24 93.9 67.0-99.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 6.1 0.9-33.0
$50,000-74,999 17 16 98.5 89.2-99.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.5 0.2-10.8
$75,000+ 17 16 98.1 86.1-99.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.9 0.2-13.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 51 47 86.6 64.9-95.8 0 0.0 . - . 4 13.4 4.2-35.1
No 102 97 93.5 77.1-98.4 0 0.0 . - . 5 6.5 1.6-22.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 5 5 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 149 140 91.2 79.6-96.5 0 0.0 . - . 9 8.8 3.5-20.4

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*This question was asked of respondents who had sexual intercourse in the last 12 months with more than one partner.

^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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