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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

How many new sex partners did you have during the past twelve months?*

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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%)
TOTAL 383 119 27.3 21.2-34.4 85 24.3 18.4-31.3 39 12.8 8.1-19.8 53 16.3 9.9-25.6 87 19.3 14.3-25.6
Have Health Insurance
Yes 259 86 29.4 22.1-37.9 56 22.0 15.5-30.3 23 12.2 6.3-22.1 30 9.3 5.8-14.7 64 27.1 19.7-36.1
No 122 32 24.2 14.7-37.2 28 26.7 16.6-40.0 16 14.0 7.2-25.6 23 26.9 13.6-46.0 23 8.1 4.7-13.8
Body Mass Index
Underweight 4 1 55.6 11.0-92.7 2 38.7 6.2-85.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.7 0.6-38.8
Recommended Range 126 42 33.1 22.5-45.7 34 28.4 18.5-40.9 15 13.2 6.6-24.7 15 7.9 4.2-14.3 20 17.4 9.7-29.3
Overweight 114 35 27.4 17.9-39.3 26 22.2 13.1-35.0 14 15.2 7.3-29.2 18 13.7 7.2-24.4 21 21.5 12.1-35.3
Obese 131 40 19.3 11.6-30.5 23 21.6 12.4-34.8 8 10.3 3.2-28.4 19 28.4 13.4-50.3 41 20.5 12.8-31.1
Current Smoker
No 221 69 28.4 20.0-38.7 49 24.6 16.8-34.6 27 12.3 7.1-20.4 24 14.2 5.6-31.6 52 20.5 13.7-29.4
Yes 162 50 25.9 17.9-35.9 36 23.8 15.6-34.5 12 13.5 6.2-27.1 29 18.8 11.8-28.6 35 17.9 11.2-27.4
History of CVD**
Yes 16 8 55.2 27.5-80.0 2 17.6 4.4-49.8 0 0.0 . - . 4 21.5 6.4-52.4 2 5.6 1.2-22.3
No 366 111 26.7 20.6-33.9 83 24.4 18.4-31.6 39 13.1 8.3-20.3 49 16.2 9.7-25.8 84 19.6 14.4-25.9
Binge Drinker
No 248 82 28.2 21.1-36.5 56 29.9 22.0-39.2 22 12.8 6.8-22.7 24 8.1 4.8-13.4 64 21.0 15.0-28.6
Yes 132 36 25.8 15.8-39.3 29 15.5 9.0-25.4 16 12.3 6.0-23.7 28 29.5 15.6-48.5 23 16.9 9.2-29.0
Heavy Drinker
No 333 106 28.5 21.9-36.2 73 24.8 18.5-32.5 31 10.8 6.2-18.0 40 14.7 8.0-25.4 83 21.3 15.7-28.2
Yes 41 9 16.6 5.8-39.3 12 22.7 10.2-43.4 7 30.8 12.7-57.7 10 27.4 12.4-50.0 3 2.5 0.5-10.9
Current Asthma
Yes 34 13 32.9 16.5-54.8 7 27.9 11.3-54.2 3 16.8 4.4-46.8 5 11.7 3.5-32.5 6 10.7 3.1-30.9
No 347 105 26.5 20.2-34.0 78 24.0 17.9-31.4 36 12.5 7.6-19.9 48 16.8 9.9-27.0 80 20.2 14.8-26.9
Diabetes
Yes 13 4 20.0 5.3-52.8 2 39.5 8.1-82.9 1 2.5 0.3-18.3 3 20.6 4.4-59.5 3 17.3 4.0-51.4
No 370 115 27.5 21.3-34.7 83 23.8 18.0-30.9 38 13.1 8.2-20.3 50 16.1 9.6-25.8 84 19.4 14.3-25.8
Disability
Yes 128 42 28.7 19.3-40.3 26 27.9 17.7-41.1 9 5.7 2.4-12.7 23 17.4 10.4-27.6 28 20.3 12.1-32.1
No 254 77 26.7 19.3-35.8 58 22.4 15.7-30.9 30 16.2 9.6-26.0 30 15.8 7.7-29.7 59 18.9 13.0-26.6

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

**History of Cardiovascular Disease: includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

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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