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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 94 10.7 8.1-14.1 709 89.3 85.9-91.9
AGE
18-24 40 3 11.3 2.8-36.4 37 88.7 63.6-97.2
25-34 130 10 6.0 2.2-15.2 120 94.0 84.8-97.8
35-44 192 26 11.7 7.1-18.8 166 88.3 81.2-92.9
45-54 220 29 11.7 7.3-18.2 191 88.3 81.8-92.7
55-64 122 13 16.8 8.4-30.9 109 83.2 69.1-91.6
65-74 61 10 12.1 5.1-25.7 51 87.9 74.3-94.9
75+ 33 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1 32 98.8 91.9-99.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 104 13 10.0 4.9-19.5 91 90.0 80.5-95.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 243 27 10.5 6.4-16.7 216 89.5 83.3-93.6
Some Post-H.S. 238 27 12.1 7.3-19.5 211 87.9 80.5-92.7
College Graduate 217 27 9.8 5.3-17.2 190 90.2 82.8-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 116 20 20.6 11.4-34.4 96 79.4 65.6-88.6
$15,000- 24,999 178 19 10.0 5.3-18.1 159 90.0 81.9-94.7
$25,000- 34,999 99 6 4.4 1.4-13.0 93 95.6 87.0-98.6
$35,000- 49,999 93 9 11.1 4.0-27.2 84 88.9 72.8-96.0
$50,000-74,999 76 13 15.4 7.6-28.7 63 84.6 71.3-92.4
$75,000+ 81 14 11.6 5.6-22.5 67 88.4 77.5-94.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 47 11 29.5 16.2-47.5 36 70.5 52.5-83.8
Guilford 37 3 6.5 1.8-20.4 34 93.5 79.6-98.2
Mecklenburg 31 5 9.3 3.7-21.6 26 90.7 78.4-96.3
Orange 38 2 3.4 0.7-15.3 36 96.6 84.7-99.3
Wake 33 2 3.4 0.8-14.3 31 96.6 85.7-99.2
Chatham/Lee 22 4 16.0 5.7-37.3 18 84.0 62.7-94.3
Nash/Wilson 29 2 4.0 0.9-16.2 27 96.0 83.8-99.1
Craven/Pamlico 44 6 13.2 4.8-31.5 38 86.8 68.5-95.2
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 44 5 11.3 4.4-26.0 39 88.7 74.0-95.6
Appalachian/Wilkes 54 7 16.6 6.5-36.5 47 83.4 63.5-93.5
Franklin/Gran./Vance 35 1 5.1 0.7-28.4 34 94.9 71.6-99.3
Graham/Swain/Jackson 38 5 10.5 4.0-24.4 33 89.5 75.6-96.0
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 23 3 12.8 3.6-36.6 20 87.2 63.4-96.4
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 28 3 11.2 3.2-32.5 25 88.8 67.5-96.8
Northeast NC I 26 2 4.6 1.1-17.3 24 95.4 82.7-98.9
Northeast NC II 40 7 16.4 7.3-32.8 33 83.6 67.2-92.7
Northeastern Partnership 66 9 13.0 6.3-25.1 57 87.0 74.9-93.7
Mountain AHEC 138 20 12.1 7.1-19.9 118 87.9 80.1-92.9
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 255 37 17.2 11.0-25.7 218 82.8 74.3-89.0
Piedmont 318 25 6.2 3.7-10.2 293 93.8 89.8-96.3
Western NC 230 32 12.2 7.9-18.5 198 87.8 81.5-92.1

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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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