SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

In the past five years, have you been treated for a sexually transmitted or venereal disease?*

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,611 188 4.1 3.4- 5.1 5,423 95.9 94.9-96.6
Have Health Insurance
Yes 4,494 121 2.9 2.3- 3.6 4,373 97.1 96.4-97.7
No 1,107 66 8.0 5.5-11.4 1,041 92.0 88.6-94.5
Body Mass Index
Underweight 76 4 7.0 1.9-22.4 72 93.0 77.6-98.1
Recommended Range 1,783 48 4.0 2.6- 6.1 1,735 96.0 93.9-97.4
Overweight 1,887 56 3.1 2.2- 4.4 1,831 96.9 95.6-97.8
Obese 1,623 77 5.5 4.0- 7.5 1,546 94.5 92.5-96.0
Current Smoker
No 4,309 106 3.2 2.4- 4.2 4,203 96.8 95.8-97.6
Yes 1,288 80 6.6 4.9- 8.8 1,208 93.4 91.2-95.1
History of CVD**
Yes 182 9 4.2 2.0- 8.6 173 95.8 91.4-98.0
No 5,409 178 4.2 3.4- 5.1 5,231 95.8 94.9-96.6
Binge Drinker
No 4,724 151 4.3 3.4- 5.4 4,573 95.7 94.6-96.6
Yes 833 36 3.9 2.6- 5.8 797 96.1 94.2-97.4
Heavy Drinker
No 5,297 171 4.0 3.2- 4.9 5,126 96.0 95.1-96.8
Yes 231 12 5.1 2.3-11.2 219 94.9 88.8-97.7
Current Asthma
Yes 448 18 4.4 2.3- 8.2 430 95.6 91.8-97.7
No 5,143 169 4.1 3.3- 5.1 4,974 95.9 94.9-96.7
Diabetes
Yes 248 4 1.4 0.4- 4.7 244 98.6 95.3-99.6
No 5,361 184 4.2 3.4- 5.2 5,177 95.8 94.8-96.6
Disability
Yes 1,382 74 6.1 4.5- 8.2 1,308 93.9 91.8-95.5
No 4,205 113 3.6 2.7- 4.7 4,092 96.4 95.3-97.3

Back to Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49).

*This question was asked of respondents who had sexual intercourse in the last 12 months.

**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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 20MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook