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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Violence-WHITE FEMALES

Who were all the persons you told about this most recent violence?
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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 803 41 3.6 2.2- 5.7 762 96.4 94.3-97.8
AGE
18-24 40 2 2.8 0.5-14.9 38 97.2 85.1-99.5
25-34 130 8 7.0 2.6-17.7 122 93.0 82.3-97.4
35-44 192 11 2.7 1.3- 5.5 181 97.3 94.5-98.7
45-54 220 14 3.5 1.7- 7.1 206 96.5 92.9-98.3
55-64 122 2 1.6 0.3- 8.3 120 98.4 91.7-99.7
65-74 61 4 4.1 1.2-13.2 57 95.9 86.8-98.8
75+ 33 0 0.0 . - . 33 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 104 8 9.2 3.2-24.0 96 90.8 76.0-96.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 243 13 3.8 1.8- 8.0 230 96.2 92.0-98.2
Some Post-H.S. 238 13 2.2 1.1- 4.6 225 97.8 95.4-98.9
College Graduate 217 7 2.0 0.8- 5.1 210 98.0 94.9-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 116 11 4.7 2.2- 9.9 105 95.3 90.1-97.8
$15,000- 24,999 178 13 6.5 2.6-15.3 165 93.5 84.7-97.4
$25,000- 34,999 99 4 4.0 1.0-14.7 95 96.0 85.3-99.0
$35,000- 49,999 93 2 1.6 0.3- 7.6 91 98.4 92.4-99.7
$50,000-74,999 76 5 3.9 1.3-11.1 71 96.1 88.9-98.7
$75,000+ 81 3 2.4 0.6- 8.8 78 97.6 91.2-99.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 47 2 6.9 1.3-29.0 45 93.1 71.0-98.7
Guilford 37 0 0.0 . - . 37 100 . - .
Mecklenburg 31 1 3.4 0.5-20.7 30 96.6 79.3-99.5
Orange 38 2 4.5 1.0-18.3 36 95.5 81.7-99.0
Wake 33 1 1.0 0.1- 7.1 32 99.0 92.9-99.9
Chatham/Lee 22 2 5.3 1.3-19.7 20 94.7 80.3-98.7
Nash/Wilson 29 0 0.0 . - . 29 100 . - .
Craven/Pamlico 44 3 6.7 2.1-19.2 41 93.3 80.8-97.9
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 44 3 3.7 1.1-11.8 41 96.3 88.2-98.9
Appalachian/Wilkes 54 3 10.9 2.8-34.1 51 89.1 65.9-97.2
Franklin/Gran./Vance 35 3 9.8 2.8-28.7 32 90.2 71.3-97.2
Graham/Swain/Jackson 38 6 15.3 6.7-31.4 32 84.7 68.6-93.3
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 23 0 0.0 . - . 23 100 . - .
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 28 1 5.7 0.8-31.2 27 94.3 68.8-99.2
Northeast NC I 26 1 3.1 0.4-19.1 25 96.9 80.9-99.6
Northeast NC II 40 3 4.1 1.3-12.3 37 95.9 87.7-98.7
Northeastern Partnership 66 4 3.8 1.4- 9.9 62 96.2 90.1-98.6
Mountain AHEC 138 13 8.6 4.1-17.1 125 91.4 82.9-95.9
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 255 10 3.0 1.2- 7.3 245 97.0 92.7-98.8
Piedmont 318 13 2.5 1.0- 6.4 305 97.5 93.6-99.0
Western NC 230 18 7.0 3.7-12.7 212 93.0 87.3-96.3

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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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