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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)-WHITES

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
-WHITES 3,965 89 2.8 2.0- 3.7 3,876 97.2 96.3-98.0
GENDER
Males 1,570 27 2.3 1.3- 4.1 1,543 97.7 95.9-98.7
Females 2,395 62 3.2 2.3- 4.4 2,333 96.8 95.6-97.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 46 0 0.0 . - . 46 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 3,919 89 2.8 2.0- 3.8 3,830 97.2 96.2-98.0
AGE
18-24 258 14 3.1 1.3- 7.1 244 96.9 92.9-98.7
25-34 937 39 5.2 3.4- 7.8 898 94.8 92.2-96.6
35-44 1,651 26 1.2 0.8- 2.0 1,625 98.8 98.0-99.2
45-49 1,075 10 1.2 0.6- 2.4 1,065 98.8 97.6-99.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 235 16 8.0 4.0-15.5 219 92.0 84.5-96.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 969 21 3.1 1.7- 5.4 948 96.9 94.6-98.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,150 27 2.7 1.4- 5.1 1,123 97.3 94.9-98.6
College Graduate 1,607 25 1.5 1.0- 2.4 1,582 98.5 97.6-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 236 11 3.6 1.7- 7.3 225 96.4 92.7-98.3
$15,000- 24,999 375 18 4.4 2.4- 7.7 357 95.6 92.3-97.6
$25,000- 34,999 333 10 4.0 2.0- 7.6 323 96.0 92.4-98.0
$35,000- 49,999 575 16 4.1 2.1- 8.0 559 95.9 92.0-97.9
$50,000-74,999 759 14 2.8 1.1- 6.8 745 97.2 93.2-98.9
$75,000+ 1,332 8 0.6 0.2- 1.3 1,324 99.4 98.7-99.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 957 36 4.6 2.9- 7.2 921 95.4 92.8-97.1
No 3,001 53 2.2 1.5- 3.4 2,948 97.8 96.6-98.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 335 10 6.6 2.6-15.4 325 93.4 84.6-97.4
Non-Veteran 3,629 79 2.4 1.8- 3.2 3,550 97.6 96.8-98.2

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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.

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