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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-Piedmont NC 2,189 1,739 76.4 73.3-79.3 74 3.9 2.8- 5.4 29 1.7 0.9- 2.9 33 2.8 1.7- 4.4 314 15.2 12.7-18.1
GENDER
Male 818 652 74.2 69.0-78.7 29 4.2 2.5- 7.1 20 2.8 1.5- 5.4 27 4.7 2.8- 7.7 90 14.1 10.4-18.8
Female 1,371 1,087 78.6 74.8-82.0 45 3.6 2.5- 5.2 9 0.6 0.2- 1.3 6 1.0 0.3- 3.4 224 16.3 13.2-20.0
RACE
White 1,577 1,296 79.9 76.2-83.1 43 3.4 2.4- 4.9 17 1.3 0.7- 2.4 22 2.2 1.2- 4.0 199 13.2 10.3-16.7
African American 398 268 65.3 57.6-72.3 27 4.3 2.6- 6.9 11 3.4 1.2- 9.5 10 6.0 2.8-12.7 82 20.9 15.4-27.8
Other Minorities 201 165 77.0 66.0-85.2 4 5.8 1.8-17.0 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6 30 16.2 9.6-26.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 150 129 81.5 69.0-89.7 3 5.9 1.5-21.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 18 12.6 6.6-22.6
Non-Hispanic 2,033 1,604 75.8 72.5-78.9 71 3.7 2.7- 4.9 29 1.8 1.0- 3.2 33 3.1 1.9- 4.9 296 15.5 12.9-18.6
AGE
18-24 152 70 40.6 31.5-50.5 17 8.4 5.0-13.9 4 3.4 1.1-10.4 12 9.4 4.9-17.4 49 38.1 28.7-48.4
25-34 481 404 84.0 78.9-88.1 21 4.0 2.0- 7.8 6 1.1 0.4- 3.3 7 1.5 0.7- 3.3 43 9.4 6.3-13.7
35-44 920 791 88.5 86.0-90.7 21 2.2 1.3- 3.8 12 1.6 0.9- 3.0 8 0.9 0.4- 1.9 88 6.8 5.2- 8.7
45-49 593 451 81.6 77.5-85.2 14 1.8 1.0- 3.5 7 0.7 0.3- 1.6 6 1.2 0.4- 3.0 115 14.6 11.5-18.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 184 131 64.4 52.9-74.4 4 3.2 1.0- 9.6 3 3.3 0.6-15.8 10 9.7 4.5-19.5 36 19.4 11.7-30.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 492 355 65.3 58.0-72.0 27 5.4 3.3- 8.6 7 1.9 0.7- 4.7 8 3.2 1.1- 8.6 95 24.2 18.1-31.6
Some Post-H.S. 506 402 76.4 69.9-81.8 16 3.7 1.9- 6.9 8 1.7 0.8- 3.7 6 1.6 0.6- 3.7 74 16.7 11.7-23.1
College Graduate 1,005 850 87.6 84.3-90.3 27 3.3 1.7- 6.2 11 1.0 0.4- 2.5 9 1.1 0.5- 2.5 108 7.0 5.4- 9.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 160 93 64.2 53.9-73.3 9 5.4 2.5-11.3 2 0.6 0.1- 2.7 5 3.2 1.1- 8.8 51 26.7 18.7-36.5
$15,000- 24,999 245 170 69.5 60.1-77.5 13 4.6 2.3- 9.0 2 3.3 0.6-17.3 4 1.5 0.5- 4.5 56 21.0 14.5-29.4
$25,000- 34,999 187 146 79.8 69.1-87.4 9 3.4 1.6- 7.1 5 4.3 1.4-12.9 0 0.0 . - . 27 12.5 6.3-23.1
$35,000- 49,999 254 194 80.5 71.6-87.1 10 2.9 1.3- 6.4 8 2.7 1.2- 6.0 2 1.0 0.2- 4.5 40 12.8 7.1-22.2
$50,000-74,999 360 305 87.0 81.0-91.3 10 2.3 0.9- 5.7 5 0.9 0.3- 2.6 4 2.6 0.7- 9.8 36 7.2 4.6-11.3
$75,000+ 742 684 90.7 86.8-93.5 14 2.8 1.5- 5.2 2 0.2 0.1- 1.1 7 0.9 0.4- 2.1 35 5.4 3.1- 9.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 517 366 66.0 58.5-72.8 18 2.8 1.6- 5.1 6 3.0 1.0- 8.7 14 4.3 2.1- 8.7 113 23.8 17.6-31.4
No 1,666 1,369 79.6 76.3-82.6 56 4.2 2.9- 6.1 23 1.2 0.7- 2.2 19 2.3 1.2- 4.3 199 12.6 10.1-15.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 144 115 85.5 76.5-91.5 3 1.1 0.3- 3.8 2 3.8 0.8-15.8 3 3.0 0.9- 8.9 21 6.6 3.7-11.5
Non-Veteran 2,045 1,624 75.9 72.6-78.9 71 4.1 2.9- 5.7 27 1.5 0.8- 2.8 30 2.8 1.7- 4.5 293 15.8 13.2-18.8

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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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