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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 2,338 1,852 78.9 75.9-81.6 68 3.7 2.4- 5.5 22 0.7 0.4- 1.3 15 1.4 0.6- 3.1 381 15.3 13.0-17.9
RACE
White 1,607 1,321 79.6 75.7-83.1 32 3.6 2.0- 6.3 14 0.9 0.4- 1.8 9 1.8 0.7- 4.5 231 14.1 11.3-17.4
African American 484 337 74.8 68.7-80.1 30 5.0 3.2- 7.9 8 0.6 0.3- 1.3 4 0.6 0.2- 1.6 105 19.0 14.2-25.0
Other Minorities 232 182 82.4 74.2-88.4 6 1.5 0.6- 4.0 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.4 0.1- 2.4 42 15.7 9.9-23.9
AGE
18-24 171 103 53.5 43.3-63.5 13 9.3 4.4-18.4 3 1.0 0.3- 3.8 4 4.7 1.5-14.0 48 31.5 22.8-41.7
25-34 556 467 86.4 82.2-89.8 23 3.6 2.0- 6.3 10 1.0 0.4- 2.7 6 1.1 0.3- 3.8 50 7.8 5.4-11.3
35-44 959 818 87.6 84.5-90.1 20 1.6 1.0- 2.6 5 0.4 0.1- 1.2 4 0.4 0.1- 1.2 112 10.1 7.7-13.1
45-49 598 438 78.6 73.9-82.6 11 1.7 0.8- 3.8 4 0.6 0.2- 1.8 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 144 19.1 15.2-23.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 174 137 74.0 59.2-84.8 7 5.3 2.2-12.0 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.5 0.8-22.7 28 16.2 7.5-31.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 539 396 72.4 66.0-78.0 21 5.3 3.1- 9.0 5 0.8 0.2- 2.6 4 2.4 0.6- 8.9 113 19.1 14.4-24.7
Some Post-H.S. 660 514 75.6 69.1-81.0 17 4.3 1.6-11.1 7 0.9 0.4- 2.1 5 0.9 0.3- 2.4 117 18.4 13.8-24.0
College Graduate 962 804 87.6 84.5-90.1 23 1.7 1.0- 2.7 10 0.7 0.3- 2.0 4 0.3 0.1- 0.8 121 9.8 7.5-12.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 217 127 67.6 59.3-74.9 11 4.9 2.4- 9.7 4 1.1 0.4- 3.1 2 0.5 0.1- 2.7 73 25.9 19.4-33.8
$15,000- 24,999 315 219 69.4 61.0-76.7 16 4.9 2.6- 9.1 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 4 3.6 0.7-15.8 73 21.7 15.8-29.0
$25,000- 34,999 254 202 80.7 71.4-87.6 6 1.7 0.7- 4.0 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.4 0.5-11.0 43 15.2 9.1-24.2
$35,000- 49,999 289 227 83.3 76.8-88.4 8 3.8 1.4-10.3 4 0.9 0.2- 3.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 49 11.8 7.9-17.1
$50,000- 74,999 371 315 86.9 80.6-91.4 11 2.7 1.1- 6.6 5 1.0 0.3- 3.1 0 0.0 . - . 40 9.4 5.5-15.5
$75,000+ 609 567 92.4 87.9-95.4 5 0.7 0.3- 1.9 3 0.6 0.1- 3.1 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 32 5.9 3.2-10.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 591 421 71.4 64.6-77.3 23 3.7 2.2- 6.2 6 1.0 0.3- 2.9 6 3.8 1.2-11.5 135 20.1 15.1-26.3
No 1,738 1,426 81.3 78.0-84.3 45 3.7 2.2- 6.1 16 0.7 0.3- 1.3 9 0.6 0.2- 1.6 242 13.7 11.2-16.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 84 60 82.2 71.4-89.6 3 2.9 0.9- 9.5 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 0 0.0 . - . 20 14.5 7.9-25.1
Non-Veteran 2,254 1,792 78.8 75.8-81.6 65 3.7 2.4- 5.6 21 0.7 0.4- 1.3 15 1.4 0.6- 3.2 361 15.3 13.0-18.0

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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.

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