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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 803 232 27.9 23.7-32.6 571 72.1 67.4-76.3
AGE
18-24 40 10 22.9 9.5-45.7 30 77.1 54.3-90.5
25-34 130 44 29.3 19.8-41.0 86 70.7 59.0-80.2
35-44 192 57 28.1 20.2-37.6 135 71.9 62.4-79.8
45-54 220 59 30.5 22.3-40.0 161 69.5 60.0-77.7
55-64 122 38 30.8 20.1-44.1 84 69.2 55.9-79.9
65-74 61 15 19.4 9.9-34.4 46 80.6 65.6-90.1
75+ 33 8 23.6 8.8-49.7 25 76.4 50.3-91.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 104 31 26.3 16.6-39.1 73 73.7 60.9-83.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 243 72 25.4 18.7-33.4 171 74.6 66.6-81.3
Some Post-H.S. 238 76 35.0 26.6-44.5 162 65.0 55.5-73.4
College Graduate 217 52 23.3 16.2-32.4 165 76.7 67.6-83.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 116 41 42.9 30.4-56.3 75 57.1 43.7-69.6
$15,000- 24,999 178 57 30.4 21.6-40.8 121 69.6 59.2-78.4
$25,000- 34,999 99 22 15.8 8.3-28.1 77 84.2 71.9-91.7
$35,000- 49,999 93 25 30.1 18.6-44.8 68 69.9 55.2-81.4
$50,000-74,999 76 17 32.7 19.3-49.7 59 67.3 50.3-80.7
$75,000+ 81 24 25.0 15.0-38.8 57 75.0 61.2-85.0
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 47 14 36.7 22.4-53.9 33 63.3 46.1-77.6
Guilford 37 10 23.5 11.9-41.3 27 76.5 58.7-88.1
Mecklenburg 31 8 27.4 13.2-48.2 23 72.6 51.8-86.8
Orange 38 9 16.7 6.3-37.4 29 83.3 62.6-93.7
Wake 33 7 18.5 8.5-35.6 26 81.5 64.4-91.5
Chatham/Lee 22 7 28.5 13.0-51.6 15 71.5 48.4-87.0
Nash/Wilson 29 7 26.5 11.6-49.8 22 73.5 50.2-88.4
Craven/Pamlico 44 13 28.6 16.3-45.1 31 71.4 54.9-83.7
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 44 17 32.6 19.9-48.4 27 67.4 51.6-80.1
Appalachian/Wilkes 54 9 19.6 8.6-38.8 45 80.4 61.2-91.4
Franklin/Gran./Vance 35 6 20.4 9.0-39.9 29 79.6 60.1-91.0
Graham/Swain/Jackson 38 10 21.7 11.3-37.7 28 78.3 62.3-88.7
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 23 5 22.1 8.5-46.4 18 77.9 53.6-91.5
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 28 10 26.6 12.7-47.3 18 73.4 52.7-87.3
Northeast NC I 26 7 26.7 12.3-48.7 19 73.3 51.3-87.7
Northeast NC II 40 20 47.1 30.2-64.7 20 52.9 35.3-69.8
Northeastern Partnership 66 27 41.3 28.4-55.5 39 58.7 44.5-71.6
Mountain AHEC 138 37 29.9 20.3-41.7 101 70.1 58.3-79.7
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 255 86 32.8 24.5-42.2 169 67.2 57.8-75.5
Piedmont 318 86 24.2 18.6-30.8 232 75.8 69.2-81.4
Western NC 230 60 30.0 22.0-39.3 170 70.0 60.7-78.0

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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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