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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 522 424 80.3 74.7-85.0 11 1.6 0.8- 3.4 11 2.4 1.2- 4.8 7 3.8 1.4- 9.9 69 11.8 8.5-16.1
GENDER
Male 206 158 74.3 64.7-82.0 7 2.5 1.0- 6.3 7 2.7 1.2- 6.1 7 7.9 3.0-19.3 27 12.6 7.8-19.7
Female 316 266 86.0 79.8-90.5 4 0.7 0.2- 2.2 4 2.2 0.7- 6.7 0 0.0 . - . 42 11.1 7.1-16.9
RACE
White 461 380 81.9 76.3-86.3 8 1.2 0.5- 2.6 11 2.7 1.4- 5.4 5 3.1 1.0- 9.6 57 11.1 8.0-15.3
African American 17 12 51.3 20.6-81.0 1 11.1 1.5-50.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 27.1 4.6-74.3 3 10.6 2.2-38.0
Other Minorities 38 27 74.4 39.2-92.9 2 2.5 0.4-14.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.4 0.0- 2.8 8 22.7 5.3-60.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 17 96.1 82.9-99.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.9 0.8-17.1
Non-Hispanic 502 406 79.5 73.6-84.3 11 1.7 0.8- 3.6 11 2.5 1.3- 5.1 7 4.1 1.5-10.4 67 12.3 8.8-16.8
AGE
18-24 40 21 31.1 17.6-48.9 0 0.0 . - . 3 6.8 2.0-20.4 4 27.9 10.9-55.0 12 34.2 17.6-55.9
25-34 111 89 80.8 70.3-88.2 7 4.3 1.8-10.0 3 3.9 1.0-14.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 11 10.5 5.3-19.7
35-44 221 195 91.1 86.2-94.4 3 1.1 0.2- 5.4 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 19 7.0 4.2-11.4
45-49 136 112 86.8 79.8-91.6 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 3 2.7 0.8- 8.4 0 0.0 . - . 20 9.7 5.8-15.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 52 41 84.1 70.0-92.3 2 2.4 0.6- 9.4 1 1.5 0.2-10.1 0 0.0 . - . 8 12.0 4.9-26.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 163 128 76.1 64.2-85.0 2 0.6 0.2- 2.5 3 2.0 0.5- 6.9 4 7.4 2.0-23.6 26 13.9 8.1-22.7
Some Post-H.S. 159 132 79.6 69.1-87.2 2 2.0 0.4- 9.2 4 2.7 0.9- 7.2 1 2.2 0.3-14.0 20 13.5 7.4-23.4
College Graduate 148 123 85.4 76.4-91.4 5 2.2 0.6- 7.1 3 3.1 0.7-12.1 2 2.2 0.4-10.4 15 7.1 3.5-13.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 58 38 74.4 60.4-84.7 1 1.3 0.2- 8.8 2 3.0 0.7-12.0 0 0.0 . - . 17 21.3 12.0-35.0
$15,000- 24,999 90 68 82.5 72.4-89.5 2 1.4 0.3- 5.5 4 3.4 1.2- 9.2 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 15 12.1 6.3-21.9
$25,000- 34,999 62 56 78.4 55.0-91.5 3 6.3 1.6-21.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 9.9 1.5-44.4 2 5.3 1.3-19.1
$35,000- 49,999 68 55 88.2 77.0-94.3 3 1.0 0.2- 5.2 1 2.2 0.3-14.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 8 8.4 3.5-18.7
$50,000-74,999 80 73 94.3 86.0-97.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 6 5.0 1.7-13.4
$75,000+ 88 81 89.2 75.7-95.6 1 1.7 0.2-10.9 2 3.7 0.7-17.3 1 2.5 0.4-15.6 3 3.0 0.5-16.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 160 118 74.1 63.7-82.4 3 2.3 0.6- 8.6 4 2.0 0.7- 5.3 0 0.0 . - . 35 21.6 13.8-32.1
No 360 305 82.9 75.8-88.2 8 1.3 0.6- 3.1 7 2.6 1.1- 6.1 7 5.5 2.0-13.8 33 7.7 4.8-12.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 25 21 93.6 81.2-98.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.6 0.4-16.9 1 1.9 0.3-12.9 2 1.9 0.3-10.1
Non-Veteran 497 403 79.6 73.7-84.4 11 1.7 0.8- 3.6 10 2.4 1.2- 4.9 6 3.9 1.4-10.4 67 12.4 8.9-16.9

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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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