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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 803 101 12.2 9.2-16.1 702 87.8 83.9-90.8
AGE
18-24 40 1 7.7 1.1-38.6 39 92.3 61.4-98.9
25-34 130 19 17.5 9.4-30.1 111 82.5 69.9-90.6
35-44 192 22 9.5 5.3-16.4 170 90.5 83.6-94.7
45-54 220 37 14.4 9.0-22.2 183 85.6 77.8-91.0
55-64 122 10 10.3 4.2-23.4 112 89.7 76.6-95.8
65-74 61 7 6.6 2.6-15.8 54 93.4 84.2-97.4
75+ 33 4 14.0 4.0-39.2 29 86.0 60.8-96.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 104 15 15.0 7.2-28.7 89 85.0 71.3-92.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 243 24 11.6 6.9-18.8 219 88.4 81.2-93.1
Some Post-H.S. 238 32 12.0 7.1-19.7 206 88.0 80.3-92.9
College Graduate 217 30 12.0 6.6-20.7 187 88.0 79.3-93.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 116 21 27.6 15.9-43.3 95 72.4 56.7-84.1
$15,000- 24,999 178 27 14.4 8.1-24.4 151 85.6 75.6-91.9
$25,000- 34,999 99 9 6.0 2.2-15.4 90 94.0 84.6-97.8
$35,000- 49,999 93 8 10.7 3.6-28.0 85 89.3 72.0-96.4
$50,000-74,999 76 10 7.3 2.8-17.9 66 92.7 82.1-97.2
$75,000+ 81 13 16.5 8.2-30.4 68 83.5 69.6-91.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 47 9 23.7 11.9-41.6 38 76.3 58.4-88.1
Guilford 37 2 4.7 1.0-19.7 35 95.3 80.3-99.0
Mecklenburg 31 4 7.8 2.8-20.0 27 92.2 80.0-97.2
Orange 38 6 8.8 3.0-23.0 32 91.2 77.0-97.0
Wake 33 3 6.9 2.0-21.3 30 93.1 78.7-98.0
Chatham/Lee 22 3 13.5 4.1-36.0 19 86.5 64.0-95.9
Nash/Wilson 29 3 7.4 2.2-22.3 26 92.6 77.7-97.8
Craven/Pamlico 44 6 12.2 4.9-27.2 38 87.8 72.8-95.1
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 44 5 11.5 4.7-25.7 39 88.5 74.3-95.3
Appalachian/Wilkes 54 7 20.2 6.7-47.2 47 79.8 52.8-93.3
Franklin/Gran./Vance 35 4 7.7 2.7-20.0 31 92.3 80.0-97.3
Graham/Swain/Jackson 38 9 22.0 11.1-39.0 29 78.0 61.0-88.9
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 23 2 7.5 1.8-26.3 21 92.5 73.7-98.2
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 28 3 10.7 3.0-31.5 25 89.3 68.5-97.0
Northeast NC I 26 1 2.3 0.3-14.9 25 97.7 85.1-99.7
Northeast NC II 40 6 14.3 6.1-29.8 34 85.7 70.2-93.9
Northeastern Partnership 66 7 10.8 4.9-22.2 59 89.2 77.8-95.1
Mountain AHEC 138 22 10.8 6.3-17.7 116 89.2 82.3-93.7
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 255 34 18.2 11.5-27.6 221 81.8 72.4-88.5
Piedmont 318 34 8.8 5.4-14.1 284 91.2 85.9-94.6
Western NC 230 33 11.6 7.2-18.1 197 88.4 81.9-92.8

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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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