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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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 3,737 2,952 76.2 73.7-78.5 117 3.8 2.8- 5.2 61 2.7 1.8- 4.1 61 2.9 2.0- 4.2 546 14.3 12.5-16.3
-Eastern NC 1,026 789 74.0 68.7-78.7 32 4.6 2.4- 8.8 21 5.2 2.7- 9.8 21 2.9 1.5- 5.5 163 13.3 10.3-16.8
GENDER
Male 375 290 71.7 63.4-78.7 13 4.2 1.6-10.6 12 9.6 4.9-17.9 12 2.9 1.3- 6.0 48 11.7 7.7-17.5
Female 651 499 76.6 69.9-82.1 19 5.1 2.1-12.2 9 0.5 0.2- 1.0 9 2.9 1.0- 8.4 115 14.9 11.1-19.7
RACE
White 638 513 75.1 68.0-81.1 16 5.6 2.4-12.6 11 4.8 2.0-11.3 9 2.5 0.9- 6.7 89 12.0 8.7-16.2
African American 245 166 70.6 60.2-79.1 12 3.3 1.6- 6.7 7 4.9 1.4-15.6 8 4.7 1.8-11.9 52 16.5 10.3-25.5
Other Minorities 139 107 74.6 59.4-85.5 4 2.7 0.8- 8.9 3 7.0 1.5-27.4 3 1.7 0.4- 7.0 22 14.0 6.8-26.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 85 67 76.2 59.1-87.7 4 3.6 1.1-11.1 2 9.3 2.1-33.0 3 3.1 0.9- 9.7 9 7.8 3.3-17.5
Non-Hispanic 939 721 73.8 68.1-78.7 28 4.8 2.3- 9.6 19 4.6 2.2- 9.3 17 2.8 1.3- 5.9 154 14.1 10.9-18.0
AGE
18-24 115 64 47.1 34.3-60.2 6 10.8 3.8-27.0 11 19.0 9.7-34.0 8 6.6 2.5-15.9 26 16.5 9.8-26.3
25-34 286 239 83.4 74.9-89.4 9 3.3 1.3- 7.9 6 0.5 0.2- 1.3 8 3.4 1.2- 9.3 24 9.4 4.8-17.6
35-44 372 305 85.2 79.2-89.7 9 1.8 0.7- 4.4 3 0.3 0.1- 1.2 3 0.5 0.1- 1.8 52 12.2 8.1-18.1
45-49 236 172 79.0 71.0-85.2 8 2.6 1.0- 6.4 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 53 17.0 11.4-24.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 86 57 57.6 42.1-71.7 6 5.5 2.2-13.5 2 6.2 1.5-22.1 4 9.7 3.1-26.7 17 21.0 11.1-35.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 301 220 70.2 60.1-78.7 10 5.9 2.2-14.8 7 6.1 2.2-15.8 7 3.8 1.3-11.0 57 13.9 8.7-21.5
Some Post-H.S. 299 224 71.6 60.4-80.6 9 5.7 1.5-19.8 8 8.5 3.0-21.7 6 1.7 0.7- 4.0 52 12.5 8.5-18.0
College Graduate 339 288 86.9 80.4-91.5 7 1.6 0.6- 4.3 4 0.3 0.1- 1.0 4 0.7 0.2- 2.4 36 10.5 6.2-17.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 107 57 64.6 47.8-78.5 5 1.5 0.6- 3.8 3 2.8 0.6-12.7 3 0.9 0.2- 3.7 39 30.1 17.0-47.6
$15,000- 24,999 153 107 73.7 61.6-83.1 6 2.1 0.8- 5.4 5 2.7 0.9- 8.1 5 6.3 1.6-21.5 30 15.1 9.0-24.3
$25,000- 34,999 123 93 74.7 57.3-86.6 2 0.7 0.2- 3.0 2 7.3 1.2-33.7 4 4.8 1.3-16.4 22 12.5 5.5-25.9
$35,000- 49,999 138 108 73.8 59.6-84.3 6 7.4 2.7-18.7 4 6.3 1.1-28.4 2 0.7 0.2- 3.1 18 11.8 6.3-21.2
$50,000-74,999 149 133 86.9 74.1-93.9 5 1.6 0.6- 4.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 11 11.5 4.8-25.0
$75,000+ 238 219 90.0 77.9-95.8 1 0.9 0.1- 5.8 4 6.0 1.4-21.8 3 0.9 0.2- 3.0 11 2.3 1.0- 5.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 261 175 64.5 53.5-74.2 14 8.9 3.2-22.1 4 1.8 0.5- 5.9 6 4.9 1.3-16.6 62 20.0 13.4-28.6
No 759 612 77.0 70.8-82.1 18 3.4 1.4- 8.0 17 6.2 3.1-12.1 15 2.3 1.2- 4.6 97 11.1 8.0-15.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 139 121 89.3 76.0-95.7 4 2.4 0.6- 8.2 2 4.9 0.7-25.9 2 0.6 0.1- 2.5 10 2.9 1.3- 6.0
Non-Veteran 886 667 71.6 65.8-76.8 28 5.0 2.5- 9.8 19 5.2 2.6-10.3 19 3.3 1.7- 6.3 153 14.9 11.5-19.0

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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.

**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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