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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)

During the past 12 months, with how many people have you had sexual intercourse?

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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 5,599 4,452 77.8 76.0-79.6 184 3.8 3.1- 4.7 100 2.0 1.5- 2.7 101 3.0 2.1- 4.2 762 13.3 11.9-14.9
-Wake County 267 214 78.5 71.0-84.4 10 4.7 2.2- 9.7 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 4 3.4 1.2- 9.3 38 13.1 8.5-19.6
GENDER
Male 114 92 77.4 66.1-85.8 5 6.9 2.7-16.5 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 4 6.9 2.5-17.9 12 8.2 4.0-16.0
Female 153 122 79.5 68.8-87.2 5 2.6 0.9- 7.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 26 17.9 10.5-28.7
RACE
White 181 146 77.6 67.7-85.2 5 3.1 0.9- 9.6 0 0.0 . - . 3 3.8 1.1-12.3 27 15.5 9.2-24.8
Other 85 67 79.2 66.7-87.9 5 7.7 2.9-18.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4 1 2.8 0.4-17.2 11 9.3 4.3-18.8
AGE
18-44 191 153 75.6 66.5-82.9 9 5.9 2.7-12.1 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 4 4.3 1.5-11.6 24 13.8 8.3-22.0
45+ 71 60 91.3 83.5-95.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 10 8.2 4.1-16.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 69 52 73.4 58.5-84.3 3 5.3 1.3-18.6 0 0.0 . - . 3 10.0 3.3-26.3 11 11.4 5.7-21.5
Some College + 198 162 80.8 71.8-87.5 7 4.5 1.8-10.5 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7 27 13.8 8.1-22.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 86 61 75.1 62.1-84.7 4 3.0 1.0- 9.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.9 0.4-17.8 20 19.0 10.8-31.2
$50,000+ 155 135 82.7 72.0-89.8 6 6.6 2.7-15.3 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 2 2.4 0.5-11.1 11 7.8 3.2-17.6

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^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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