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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Sexual Behavior (Ages 18-49)

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 12 months More than 12 months
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,948 129 4.9 3.7- 6.6 2,819 95.1 93.4-96.3
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 65 4 4.4 1.1-15.6 61 95.6 84.4-98.9
Buncombe 51 3 4.9 1.3-16.7 48 95.1 83.3-98.7
Cabarrus 87 4 5.4 1.5-17.4 83 94.6 82.6-98.5
Catawba 57 3 2.6 0.7- 9.1 54 97.4 90.9-99.3
Cumberland 74 2 2.5 0.6- 9.9 72 97.5 90.1-99.4
Davidson 80 4 2.6 0.9- 7.4 76 97.4 92.6-99.1
Durham 183 9 6.0 2.5-13.7 174 94.0 86.3-97.5
Forsyth 47 2 1.9 0.4- 7.7 45 98.1 92.3-99.6
Gaston 60 3 3.7 0.9-13.8 57 96.3 86.2-99.1
Guilford 160 5 2.4 0.8- 7.3 155 97.6 92.7-99.2
Iredell 94 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 93 99.3 95.0-99.9
Johnston 76 5 14.7 5.1-35.5 71 85.3 64.5-94.9
Mecklenburg 159 10 6.5 3.1-13.1 149 93.5 86.9-96.9
New Hanover 64 6 9.6 3.3-24.7 58 90.4 75.3-96.7
Onslow 97 3 3.3 0.9-10.7 94 96.7 89.3-99.1
Orange 94 4 7.1 1.9-23.3 90 92.9 76.7-98.1
Pitt 79 4 2.9 1.0- 8.4 75 97.1 91.6-99.0
Randolph 87 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 86 99.7 98.1- 100
Robeson 73 5 6.8 2.3-18.2 68 93.2 81.8-97.7
Rowan 85 5 6.3 2.5-15.1 80 93.7 84.9-97.5
Union 90 4 4.6 1.5-13.1 86 95.4 86.9-98.5
Wake 222 4 2.5 0.5-10.7 218 97.5 89.3-99.5
Wayne 87 2 0.9 0.2- 4.1 85 99.1 95.9-99.8
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 787 37 5.6 3.4- 9.2 750 94.4 90.8-96.6
Piedmont 1,737 70 4.7 3.1- 7.0 1,667 95.3 93.0-96.9
Western NC 424 22 4.5 2.8- 7.3 402 95.5 92.7-97.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 254 16 5.8 3.3-10.0 238 94.2 90.0-96.7
Northwest 561 21 2.4 1.5- 4.0 540 97.6 96.0-98.5
Charlotte 439 23 5.9 3.5- 9.6 416 94.1 90.4-96.5
Greensboro 443 17 4.0 2.1- 7.4 426 96.0 92.6-97.9
Southern Regional 281 12 4.1 1.7- 9.6 269 95.9 90.4-98.3
Coastal 98 8 4.9 2.0-11.6 90 95.1 88.4-98.0
Wake 516 20 7.3 3.6-14.3 496 92.7 85.7-96.4
Area L 28 1 8.0 1.2-39.5 27 92.0 60.5-98.8
Eastern 328 11 3.6 1.3- 9.8 317 96.4 90.2-98.7

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*This question was asked of respondents who had only ONE sex partner in the last 12 months.

NOTE: For AHEC Regions, results for Area L are least reliable due to small sample size.

^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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