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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)-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
-FEMALES 3,445 127 4.6 3.6- 5.9 3,318 95.4 94.1-96.4
RACE
White 2,395 62 3.2 2.3- 4.4 2,333 96.8 95.6-97.7
African American 642 43 7.4 5.1-10.5 599 92.6 89.5-94.9
Other Minorities 392 21 6.7 3.6-12.1 371 93.3 87.9-96.4
AGE
18-24 259 27 6.0 3.6- 9.9 232 94.0 90.1-96.4
25-34 889 58 8.4 6.0-11.7 831 91.6 88.3-94.0
35-44 1,398 33 2.0 1.3- 3.0 1,365 98.0 97.0-98.7
45-49 849 9 1.2 0.5- 2.7 840 98.8 97.3-99.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 309 21 8.5 4.7-14.8 288 91.5 85.2-95.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 810 33 6.0 3.6- 9.8 777 94.0 90.2-96.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,055 40 4.2 2.9- 6.0 1,015 95.8 94.0-97.1
College Graduate 1,267 33 2.8 1.8- 4.2 1,234 97.2 95.8-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 318 31 10.3 5.8-17.6 287 89.7 82.4-94.2
$15,000- 24,999 487 33 8.4 5.1-13.6 454 91.6 86.4-94.9
$25,000- 34,999 353 15 5.8 3.3-10.0 338 94.2 90.0-96.7
$35,000- 49,999 489 17 4.3 2.2- 8.3 472 95.7 91.7-97.8
$50,000-74,999 566 11 2.3 1.1- 4.6 555 97.7 95.4-98.9
$75,000+ 880 8 1.1 0.5- 2.3 872 98.9 97.7-99.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 847 52 7.0 5.0- 9.7 795 93.0 90.3-95.0
No 2,586 74 3.9 2.8- 5.4 2,512 96.1 94.6-97.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 111 6 7.6 3.2-17.2 105 92.4 82.8-96.8
Non-Veteran 3,334 121 4.6 3.6- 5.8 3,213 95.4 94.2-96.4

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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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