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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 127 5 3.5 1.4- 8.6 122 96.5 91.4-98.6
Buncombe 109 0 0.0 . - . 109 100 . - .
Cabarrus 143 0 0.0 . - . 143 100 . - .
Catawba 162 7 4.8 2.1-10.3 155 95.2 89.7-97.9
Cumberland 192 16 6.4 3.7-10.7 176 93.6 89.3-96.3
Davidson 144 2 1.9 0.4- 7.9 142 98.1 92.1-99.6
Durham 155 6 5.1 2.1-11.9 149 94.9 88.1-97.9
Forsyth 146 10 7.5 3.5-15.4 136 92.5 84.6-96.5
Gaston 140 8 7.2 2.9-16.8 132 92.8 83.2-97.1
Guilford 153 4 2.8 0.8- 9.7 149 97.2 90.3-99.2
Iredell 171 0 0.0 . - . 171 100 . - .
Johnston 207 5 2.4 0.9- 6.1 202 97.6 93.9-99.1
Mecklenburg 267 11 4.3 2.1- 8.4 256 95.7 91.6-97.9
New Hanover 105 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4 104 99.1 93.6-99.9
Onslow 182 8 8.8 3.7-19.5 174 91.2 80.5-96.3
Orange 134 4 2.8 0.9- 7.9 130 97.2 92.1-99.1
Pitt 146 5 2.8 0.8- 9.7 141 97.2 90.3-99.2
Randolph 144 6 4.3 1.8-10.0 138 95.7 90.0-98.2
Robeson 164 9 5.5 2.4-12.2 155 94.5 87.8-97.6
Rowan 138 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3 136 98.4 93.7-99.6
Union 178 4 5.6 1.3-21.5 174 94.4 78.5-98.7
Wake 267 11 7.1 3.6-13.5 256 92.9 86.5-96.4
Wayne 163 11 9.2 4.0-20.0 152 90.8 80.0-96.0
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,921 81 4.4 3.4- 5.7 1,840 95.6 94.3-96.6
Piedmont 2,805 89 4.4 3.2- 5.9 2,716 95.6 94.1-96.8
Western NC 885 18 2.4 1.4- 4.1 867 97.6 95.9-98.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 564 12 2.0 1.0- 3.8 552 98.0 96.2-99.0
Northwest 1,140 28 3.6 2.3- 5.8 1,112 96.4 94.2-97.7
Charlotte 799 26 4.2 2.5- 6.8 773 95.8 93.2-97.5
Greensboro 631 22 2.9 1.6- 5.3 609 97.1 94.7-98.4
Southern Regional 625 32 4.1 2.8- 6.0 593 95.9 94.0-97.2
Coastal 227 3 1.4 0.4- 4.8 224 98.6 95.2-99.6
Wake 729 24 5.8 3.3- 9.8 705 94.2 90.2-96.7
Area L 149 4 4.1 1.5-10.9 145 95.9 89.1-98.5
Eastern 747 37 5.7 3.8- 8.5 710 94.3 91.5-96.2

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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