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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)-WHITES

During the past 12 months, have you had sex with only males, only females, or both?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Males only Females only Both males & females
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 385 160 28.0 22.3-34.5 214 69.4 62.6-75.4 11 2.6 1.1- 5.9
-WHITES 218 78 24.7 18.0-32.9 133 72.6 63.9-79.9 7 2.7 0.7- 9.8
GENDER
Males 142 8 5.4 2.5-11.3 133 94.5 88.6-97.4 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
Females 76 70 88.9 65.2-97.1 0 0.0 . - . 6 11.1 2.9-34.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 8 4 28.4 6.1-70.9 4 71.6 29.1-93.9 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 210 74 24.5 17.7-32.9 129 72.7 63.7-80.1 7 2.8 0.7-10.2
AGE
18-24 37 12 17.3 8.2-32.9 24 77.7 59.7-89.1 1 5.0 0.7-28.1
25-34 60 25 27.6 15.9-43.4 33 71.1 55.3-83.1 2 1.3 0.3- 6.0
35-44 76 27 31.4 20.5-44.8 46 67.1 53.7-78.1 3 1.5 0.5- 4.8
45-49 44 13 27.9 14.7-46.6 30 70.8 52.3-84.3 1 1.3 0.2- 8.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 26 7 10.6 4.0-25.3 18 87.4 71.7-95.0 1 2.0 0.3-13.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 60 12 14.5 5.7-32.1 47 80.0 60.4-91.3 1 5.5 0.8-30.1
Some Post-H.S. 69 30 30.7 18.7-46.0 37 68.6 53.2-80.7 2 0.7 0.2- 3.0
College Graduate 63 29 44.8 29.1-61.6 31 53.7 37.1-69.5 3 1.5 0.5- 4.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 21 9 21.3 8.8-43.1 11 77.4 55.3-90.5 1 1.3 0.2- 9.5
$15,000- 24,999 32 12 23.7 10.4-45.4 18 59.7 32.2-82.2 2 16.6 2.8-58.2
$25,000- 34,999 31 10 28.7 14.3-49.1 20 70.6 50.2-85.1 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1
$35,000- 49,999 33 13 25.5 11.5-47.3 19 71.2 48.8-86.5 1 3.3 0.4-20.9
$50,000-74,999 33 10 29.0 12.6-53.7 22 70.3 45.8-86.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5
$75,000+ 43 14 23.3 11.1-42.6 28 76.1 56.9-88.5 1 0.5 0.1- 3.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 73 28 25.8 15.8-39.1 43 72.9 59.4-83.2 2 1.4 0.3- 6.6
No 145 50 24.2 15.9-35.0 90 72.5 61.0-81.6 5 3.3 0.7-14.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 23 2 2.0 0.4- 8.4 20 97.1 90.2-99.2 1 0.9 0.1- 6.7
Non-Veteran 195 76 27.4 19.9-36.4 113 69.7 60.2-77.8 6 2.9 0.7-11.0

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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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