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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)

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
-Piedmont NC 189 69 25.3 17.9-34.5 115 73.1 63.8-80.8 5 1.6 0.5- 4.9
GENDER
Male 124 9 6.4 3.1-12.9 115 93.6 87.1-96.9 0 0.0 . - .
Female 65 60 92.9 79.3-97.8 0 0.0 . - . 5 7.1 2.2-20.7
RACE
White 106 30 20.3 12.2-31.9 73 78.8 67.1-87.1 3 0.9 0.2- 3.6
African American 60 32 37.5 23.1-54.5 28 62.5 45.5-76.9 0 0.0 . - .
Other Minorities 21 7 15.1 5.0-37.6 12 78.9 53.4-92.5 2 5.9 1.1-25.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 5 8.4 2.1-27.5 11 91.6 72.5-97.9 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 173 64 28.4 20.3-38.1 104 69.8 60.0-78.1 5 1.8 0.6- 5.8
AGE
18-24 38 12 19.6 9.6-35.9 24 77.8 61.1-88.7 2 2.6 0.6-11.4
25-34 66 30 32.3 20.0-47.7 34 66.7 51.3-79.2 2 1.0 0.2- 4.8
35-44 59 19 27.2 14.8-44.4 39 72.4 55.2-84.8 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
45-49 26 8 22.1 8.6-45.9 18 77.9 54.1-91.4 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 21 3 5.8 1.6-18.6 17 92.5 79.0-97.6 1 1.8 0.2-12.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 54 17 23.9 11.7-42.7 36 75.2 56.3-87.7 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4
Some Post-H.S. 59 24 28.1 16.3-44.0 33 68.7 52.5-81.4 2 3.1 0.5-16.6
College Graduate 55 25 38.7 22.6-57.8 29 60.9 41.9-77.1 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 21 9 18.8 6.9-42.0 11 80.3 57.0-92.6 1 0.8 0.1- 6.3
$15,000- 24,999 29 14 35.4 13.5-65.9 14 62.9 32.5-85.7 1 1.6 0.2-11.7
$25,000- 34,999 26 8 22.8 10.5-42.6 17 76.6 56.9-89.0 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3
$35,000- 49,999 28 11 29.2 12.7-53.8 16 68.3 43.9-85.6 1 2.5 0.3-16.3
$50,000-74,999 29 11 25.9 12.1-47.1 18 74.1 52.9-87.9 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 37 12 29.0 13.6-51.6 25 71.0 48.4-86.4 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 55 17 19.4 10.0-34.3 36 76.9 61.4-87.5 2 3.7 0.8-15.9
No 134 52 27.8 18.4-39.7 79 71.5 59.6-81.1 3 0.7 0.2- 2.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 20 3 14.6 3.5-44.3 17 85.4 55.7-96.5 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 169 66 26.5 18.5-36.5 98 71.8 61.6-80.1 5 1.7 0.5- 5.5

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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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