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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)

Have you been with this person for less than 12 months or more than 12 months?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 12 months More than 12 months
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,948 129 4.9 3.7- 6.6 2,819 95.1 93.4-96.3
GENDER
Male 1,099 47 5.0 3.1- 7.9 1,052 95.0 92.1-96.9
Female 1,849 82 4.9 3.5- 6.8 1,767 95.1 93.2-96.5
RACE
White 2,187 83 3.4 2.5- 4.7 2,104 96.6 95.3-97.5
African American 445 28 9.6 5.1-17.5 417 90.4 82.5-94.9
Asian 55 1 2.8 0.4-17.3 54 97.2 82.7-99.6
Native American 70 4 5.2 1.3-18.9 66 94.8 81.1-98.7
Other Minorities 173 12 8.6 4.2-16.9 161 91.4 83.1-95.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 212 14 7.4 3.6-14.4 198 92.6 85.6-96.4
-English Speaking 103 8 11.0 4.4-24.9 95 89.0 75.1-95.6
-Spanish Speaking 109 6 4.0 1.7- 9.0 103 96.0 91.0-98.3
Non-Hispanic 2,728 115 4.7 3.4- 6.4 2,613 95.3 93.6-96.6
AGE
18-24 155 28 21.8 13.7-33.0 127 78.2 67.0-86.3
25-34 731 30 2.7 1.7- 4.4 701 97.3 95.6-98.3
35-44 1,289 39 2.6 1.6- 4.3 1,250 97.4 95.7-98.4
45-49 735 30 3.4 2.1- 5.3 705 96.6 94.7-97.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 228 21 8.4 4.5-15.0 207 91.6 85.0-95.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 702 38 6.6 3.8-11.1 664 93.4 88.9-96.2
Some Post-H.S. 757 36 6.0 3.6- 9.8 721 94.0 90.2-96.4
College Graduate 1,260 34 2.4 1.3- 4.1 1,226 97.6 95.9-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 188 24 11.8 6.3-21.0 164 88.2 79.0-93.7
$15,000- 24,999 345 27 6.5 3.6-11.4 318 93.5 88.6-96.4
$25,000- 34,999 293 23 8.2 4.4-14.8 270 91.8 85.2-95.6
$35,000- 49,999 357 18 3.8 2.0- 6.8 339 96.2 93.2-98.0
$50,000-74,999 510 8 1.5 0.6- 3.5 502 98.5 96.5-99.4
$75,000+ 984 9 1.4 0.5- 4.1 975 98.6 95.9-99.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 659 35 5.6 3.4- 9.1 624 94.4 90.9-96.6
No 2,282 94 4.8 3.4- 6.7 2,188 95.2 93.3-96.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 257 4 0.7 0.2- 2.1 253 99.3 97.9-99.8
Non-Veteran 2,690 125 5.4 4.0- 7.2 2,565 94.6 92.8-96.0

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*This question was asked of respondents who had only ONE sex partner 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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