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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)

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
-Piedmont NC 188 57 26.8 18.7-37.0 39 20.4 13.3-29.9 23 14.4 7.9-25.0 26 17.6 8.6-32.4 43 20.8 13.8-30.1
GENDER
Male 123 30 21.4 13.1-33.0 25 21.5 13.0-33.4 15 14.0 6.7-27.0 22 21.7 10.6-39.4 31 21.4 13.3-32.6
Female 65 27 46.2 29.3-64.0 14 16.4 8.1-30.3 8 15.9 5.8-36.6 4 2.9 0.9- 9.2 12 18.6 8.5-36.1
RACE
White 106 32 32.7 20.6-47.6 25 25.4 14.9-40.0 13 8.0 3.4-17.5 18 15.1 8.2-26.2 18 18.8 10.1-32.4
African American 59 16 20.8 10.6-36.9 10 15.6 7.1-30.9 6 25.3 11.1-47.8 3 4.1 1.3-12.5 24 34.2 20.3-51.4
Other Minorities 21 8 23.7 8.0-52.5 4 18.5 5.0-49.6 4 9.4 2.6-29.0 4 47.0 15.9-80.6 1 1.4 0.2-10.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 6 23.5 6.4-58.0 3 5.5 1.0-25.8 3 13.6 2.8-45.8 3 55.6 19.1-86.9 1 1.8 0.2-13.6
Non-Hispanic 172 51 27.5 19.0-37.9 36 23.0 15.1-33.4 20 14.6 7.5-26.3 23 10.7 6.4-17.3 42 24.2 16.4-34.3
AGE
18-24 38 13 29.6 15.4-49.3 9 23.4 11.4-41.9 6 17.7 6.5-40.0 3 15.8 3.0-53.4 7 13.5 5.3-30.5
25-34 66 19 23.6 13.1-38.9 14 21.2 10.7-37.5 7 12.5 5.1-27.7 15 23.9 12.6-40.6 11 18.8 9.9-32.8
35-44 59 18 28.3 15.8-45.3 12 12.7 6.1-24.4 6 5.5 2.1-13.9 6 13.1 5.3-28.7 17 40.4 22.7-61.0
45-49 25 7 20.5 8.5-41.7 4 13.3 3.3-40.7 4 27.5 8.9-59.7 2 4.1 0.9-16.4 8 34.6 15.6-60.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 21 7 23.9 8.5-51.7 5 37.0 14.2-67.6 4 5.4 1.7-16.4 2 15.8 2.9-53.5 3 17.9 3.8-54.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 54 14 29.5 14.5-50.8 16 20.7 10.1-37.8 5 15.9 5.0-40.6 8 24.6 7.0-58.4 11 9.3 3.9-20.5
Some Post-H.S. 59 17 27.5 14.8-45.3 11 17.5 7.4-36.0 6 16.4 6.2-36.6 8 11.4 5.0-23.8 17 27.2 15.5-43.1
College Graduate 54 19 23.1 12.8-38.0 7 11.0 4.4-25.2 8 15.7 5.3-38.4 8 14.9 6.6-30.4 12 35.3 18.4-56.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 21 8 17.8 6.2-41.7 2 4.6 1.0-19.6 4 39.1 13.3-72.9 4 30.4 8.4-67.6 3 8.0 1.6-32.1
$15,000- 24,999 29 10 38.9 15.0-69.8 7 10.4 3.5-27.4 3 9.8 1.8-39.2 4 35.4 8.3-76.8 5 5.4 1.8-15.6
$25,000- 34,999 26 9 34.3 16.8-57.4 4 18.4 6.4-43.0 5 12.5 3.6-35.2 3 12.8 4.0-33.9 5 22.0 9.2-44.1
$35,000- 49,999 28 9 14.4 5.9-31.0 6 32.4 12.6-61.4 2 5.5 1.3-20.5 2 14.0 2.5-51.2 9 33.8 15.5-58.7
$50,000-74,999 28 9 43.1 20.7-68.8 6 7.8 2.9-19.4 3 14.1 4.1-38.8 3 7.9 2.1-25.6 7 27.1 11.0-52.6
$75,000+ 37 7 20.1 6.5-47.6 7 16.9 6.9-35.8 3 1.5 0.4- 4.9 7 11.6 4.5-27.0 13 49.9 27.7-72.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 55 18 28.9 15.8-46.7 11 29.4 14.9-49.8 5 4.9 1.4-15.5 6 8.1 3.0-20.1 15 28.7 15.4-47.2
No 133 39 26.0 16.4-38.6 28 16.6 9.7-26.8 18 18.4 9.5-32.6 20 21.5 9.8-41.0 28 17.5 10.3-28.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 20 3 8.0 1.9-27.5 6 42.9 17.6-72.6 2 8.5 1.4-37.9 3 17.8 4.0-53.2 6 22.8 7.8-50.8
Non-Veteran 168 54 28.9 19.9-40.0 33 17.9 11.1-27.6 21 15.1 8.0-26.6 23 17.5 8.1-34.0 37 20.6 13.2-30.6

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

Due to small number of respondents no further breakdowns are available.

^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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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