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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)-WHITES

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%)
North Carolina 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
-WHITES 217 69 33.4 24.4-43.8 56 29.0 20.4-39.4 22 6.7 3.6-12.3 29 12.4 7.6-19.6 41 18.5 12.0-27.5
GENDER
Males 141 40 29.6 19.5-42.1 37 32.1 21.6-44.8 17 7.3 3.5-14.6 22 14.6 8.5-23.9 25 16.4 9.4-27.2
Females 76 29 46.1 29.8-63.4 19 18.7 9.5-33.5 5 4.8 1.8-12.2 7 5.0 2.1-11.6 16 25.4 12.9-43.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 8 3 39.7 9.2-81.1 2 6.9 1.2-30.3 1 41.0 7.4-85.8 1 6.6 0.8-39.3 1 5.8 0.7-36.1
Non-Hispanic 209 66 33.1 24.0-43.8 54 30.0 21.1-40.7 21 5.2 3.1- 8.8 28 12.6 7.6-20.2 40 19.1 12.3-28.4
AGE
18-24 37 13 37.7 20.3-59.1 10 26.6 13.2-46.3 4 7.8 2.1-24.9 4 7.4 2.4-20.7 6 20.5 8.1-42.8
25-34 60 17 26.5 14.5-43.3 17 37.3 21.6-56.2 6 5.2 2.0-12.8 11 17.4 8.1-33.7 9 13.6 6.3-26.8
35-44 76 26 38.1 25.4-52.7 19 23.4 14.0-36.3 9 8.4 4.0-17.1 8 11.8 5.1-25.0 14 18.3 10.5-30.0
45-49 43 13 34.0 18.7-53.6 9 15.0 6.9-29.4 3 4.2 1.3-13.1 6 13.3 5.6-28.3 12 33.5 17.9-53.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 26 10 28.7 11.0-56.7 6 35.4 13.3-66.2 4 4.7 1.4-14.8 4 14.6 4.5-38.3 2 16.7 2.7-58.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 60 13 29.4 14.4-50.9 21 33.6 19.2-51.8 5 9.8 3.0-27.8 7 10.5 3.5-27.5 14 16.6 7.5-32.9
Some Post-H.S. 68 24 37.2 21.8-55.7 14 27.3 13.3-47.7 6 4.8 1.9-11.3 7 8.7 2.9-23.2 17 22.1 12.3-36.4
College Graduate 63 22 38.6 23.6-56.1 15 18.5 9.1-33.9 7 6.3 2.7-13.8 11 18.6 9.0-34.5 8 18.0 8.0-36.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 21 9 30.8 12.6-57.8 4 24.2 7.4-55.8 3 24.0 5.3-64.0 3 17.7 3.7-54.7 2 3.4 0.8-14.0
$15,000- 24,999 31 10 39.4 16.1-68.8 11 24.4 10.7-46.7 3 4.0 1.1-13.3 2 7.0 1.5-26.3 5 25.3 7.4-58.9
$25,000- 34,999 31 10 46.4 26.2-67.9 5 17.9 6.8-39.5 4 6.2 2.0-17.6 3 8.0 2.1-25.6 9 21.5 9.7-41.1
$35,000- 49,999 33 11 20.5 9.1-39.9 8 28.8 10.4-58.3 5 13.5 5.0-31.8 4 21.7 5.1-58.8 5 15.5 5.1-38.6
$50,000-74,999 33 12 51.1 27.8-74.0 6 8.2 3.0-20.6 2 4.4 0.7-22.1 5 10.2 3.4-27.1 8 26.0 11.0-50.0
$75,000+ 43 11 27.5 11.1-53.6 12 29.2 14.0-51.2 3 1.6 0.5- 5.4 8 15.0 6.1-32.6 9 26.6 10.4-53.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 72 26 30.9 19.1-45.9 11 21.8 9.6-42.2 6 4.1 1.7- 9.8 13 18.7 9.4-33.7 16 24.5 11.9-43.7
No 145 43 34.6 23.1-48.2 45 32.5 21.9-45.3 16 8.0 3.7-16.3 16 9.3 4.5-18.1 25 15.6 9.1-25.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 23 4 11.1 3.0-33.4 7 47.8 21.0-75.9 3 4.8 1.3-16.1 5 26.0 7.3-61.0 4 10.3 2.9-30.2
Non-Veteran 194 65 36.0 26.3-47.1 49 26.8 18.1-37.7 19 6.9 3.5-13.2 24 10.8 6.4-17.6 37 19.5 12.3-29.4

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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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