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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Violence-WHITE FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 803 510 65.9 61.1-70.5 293 34.1 29.5-38.9
AGE
18-24 40 27 80.4 62.9-90.8 13 19.6 9.2-37.1
25-34 130 94 70.7 58.2-80.7 36 29.3 19.3-41.8
35-44 192 127 68.4 58.9-76.6 65 31.6 23.4-41.1
45-54 220 134 64.8 55.4-73.2 86 35.2 26.8-44.6
55-64 122 72 66.5 53.9-77.1 50 33.5 22.9-46.1
65-74 61 38 56.7 38.0-73.7 23 43.3 26.3-62.0
75+ 33 16 30.4 15.0-51.9 17 69.6 48.1-85.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 104 69 60.3 45.7-73.2 35 39.7 26.8-54.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 243 168 71.9 63.5-79.1 75 28.1 20.9-36.5
Some Post-H.S. 238 144 66.4 57.5-74.3 94 33.6 25.7-42.5
College Graduate 217 128 59.8 50.1-68.9 89 40.2 31.1-49.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 116 71 61.3 47.9-73.2 45 38.7 26.8-52.1
$15,000- 24,999 178 118 64.6 53.9-74.1 60 35.4 25.9-46.1
$25,000- 34,999 99 63 74.1 60.7-84.2 36 25.9 15.8-39.3
$35,000- 49,999 93 59 63.0 48.5-75.5 34 37.0 24.5-51.5
$50,000-74,999 76 53 72.5 57.5-83.7 23 27.5 16.3-42.5
$75,000+ 81 56 69.2 53.6-81.4 25 30.8 18.6-46.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 47 29 64.2 48.0-77.6 18 35.8 22.4-52.0
Guilford 37 20 60.4 41.7-76.5 17 39.6 23.5-58.3
Mecklenburg 31 24 72.5 51.1-86.9 7 27.5 13.1-48.9
Orange 38 21 37.4 15.6-66.0 17 62.6 34.0-84.4
Wake 33 20 60.2 41.4-76.4 13 39.8 23.6-58.6
Chatham/Lee 22 10 51.8 29.8-73.1 12 48.2 26.9-70.2
Nash/Wilson 29 23 88.3 74.3-95.2 6 11.7 4.8-25.7
Craven/Pamlico 44 30 68.4 51.7-81.4 14 31.6 18.6-48.3
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 44 30 71.1 55.0-83.3 14 28.9 16.7-45.0
Appalachian/Wilkes 54 32 66.3 49.9-79.5 22 33.7 20.5-50.1
Franklin/Gran./Vance 35 21 58.3 40.0-74.5 14 41.7 25.5-60.0
Graham/Swain/Jackson 38 23 56.4 38.1-73.1 15 43.6 26.9-61.9
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 23 17 68.8 42.9-86.6 6 31.2 13.4-57.1
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 28 17 58.3 35.2-78.3 11 41.7 21.7-64.8
Northeast NC I 26 16 55.9 34.6-75.1 10 44.1 24.9-65.4
Northeast NC II 40 25 55.3 36.8-72.4 15 44.7 27.6-63.2
Northeastern Partnership 66 41 55.5 40.8-69.2 25 44.5 30.8-59.2
Mountain AHEC 138 87 68.1 57.6-76.9 51 31.9 23.1-42.4
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 255 176 71.0 62.0-78.6 79 29.0 21.4-38.0
Piedmont 318 187 61.8 54.4-68.7 131 38.2 31.3-45.6
Western NC 230 147 68.5 60.1-75.9 83 31.5 24.1-39.9

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Asked only of those who have ever had violence done to them by someone else

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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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