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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Sexual Assault/Physical Violence

Has someone you knew, not including a partner or ex-partner, ever pushed, hit, slapped, kicked, or physically hurt you in any other way?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes, past 12 months Yes, 12+ months ago No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,807 53 0.9 0.6- 1.3 417 7.2 6.2- 8.2 5,337 92.0 90.9-93.0
GENDER
Male 2,217 28 1.1 0.6- 1.8 183 8.4 6.9-10.2 2,006 90.5 88.7-92.1
Female 3,590 25 0.7 0.4- 1.2 234 6.0 5.0- 7.3 3,331 93.3 92.0-94.4
RACE
White 4,430 44 1.0 0.6- 1.5 320 7.1 6.1- 8.3 4,066 91.9 90.6-93.0
African American 1,049 7 0.6 0.2- 1.6 66 6.5 4.5- 9.3 976 92.9 90.0-95.0
Other Minorities 248 2 0.5 0.1- 2.6 21 7.2 3.7-13.4 225 92.3 86.1-95.9
HISPANIC
Yes 165 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 24 10.9 6.0-18.9 140 88.4 80.3-93.4
No 5,629 52 0.9 0.6- 1.3 392 7.0 6.1- 8.1 5,185 92.1 91.0-93.1
AGE
18-24 521 19 3.3 1.8- 6.0 43 6.6 4.4- 9.9 459 90.1 86.3-93.0
25-34 1,092 12 1.0 0.4- 2.4 116 10.8 8.4-13.7 964 88.2 85.1-90.7
35-44 1,210 12 1.0 0.5- 2.0 90 6.4 4.7- 8.9 1,108 92.5 90.1-94.4
45-54 1,073 8 0.2 0.1- 0.4 94 10.5 7.8-13.8 971 89.3 86.0-92.0
55-64 767 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 44 4.9 3.2- 7.3 722 95.1 92.7-96.8
65+ 1,097 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 30 2.9 1.8- 4.7 1,066 97.1 95.3-98.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 759 7 0.6 0.2- 1.4 62 6.1 4.2- 8.8 690 93.3 90.6-95.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,724 13 0.8 0.4- 1.7 113 6.5 5.0- 8.4 1,598 92.7 90.7-94.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,509 21 1.1 0.6- 2.0 133 9.5 7.5-12.1 1,355 89.4 86.8-91.5
College Graduate 1,802 11 0.9 0.4- 2.0 107 6.4 4.9- 8.3 1,684 92.7 90.7-94.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 536 8 1.2 0.5- 3.0 36 4.5 2.7- 7.4 492 94.3 91.2-96.4
$15,000- 24,999 960 9 0.5 0.2- 1.1 85 11.3 8.4-15.0 866 88.3 84.5-91.2
$25,000- 34,999 830 9 1.7 0.7- 3.9 68 7.5 5.2-10.7 753 90.9 87.3-93.5
$35,000- 49,999 929 9 1.3 0.5- 3.2 68 7.0 5.1- 9.6 852 91.7 88.8-93.9
$50,000+ 1,534 12 0.6 0.2- 1.3 114 7.4 5.8- 9.4 1,408 92.0 89.9-93.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 399 3 0.5 0.1- 1.5 39 11.0 7.6-15.6 357 88.5 83.9-91.9
Cumberland 409 2 0.9 0.2- 3.9 25 5.3 3.4- 8.1 382 93.8 90.6-96.0
Durham 374 5 1.4 0.5- 3.6 26 6.4 4.0-10.1 343 92.2 88.3-94.9
Forsyth 432 3 0.6 0.2- 2.2 28 5.8 3.9- 8.6 401 93.6 90.6-95.6
Gaston 437 2 0.8 0.2- 3.0 29 6.8 4.7- 9.9 406 92.4 89.2-94.7
Guilford 380 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 28 8.3 5.4-12.7 349 91.3 86.9-94.3
Mecklenburg 407 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 26 6.0 3.9- 9.2 379 93.5 90.2-95.7
New Hanover 377 8 1.9 0.9- 4.0 29 8.1 5.4-12.0 340 90.0 85.8-93.0
Onslow 411 7 2.2 1.0- 4.8 36 7.9 5.3-11.5 368 89.9 85.9-92.9
Wake 402 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2 24 7.2 4.7-10.8 376 92.0 88.2-94.7
Western NC 575 4 1.2 0.4- 3.3 41 8.3 5.9-11.5 530 90.5 87.1-93.1
Piedmont NC 630 6 0.6 0.2- 1.7 50 6.9 5.1- 9.4 574 92.4 89.9-94.4
Eastern NC 574 6 1.0 0.4- 2.6 36 7.1 4.8-10.3 532 91.9 88.6-94.3

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*If YES, the responded was asked 'Has this happened to you in the past 12 months?'

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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