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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has a stranger ever pushed, hit, slapped, kicked, or physically hurt you in any other way?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, within the past 12 months Yes, more than 12 months ago No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,660 62 1.6 1.0- 2.6 688 11.0 9.7-12.5 5,910 87.4 85.8-88.8
-Buncombe County 209 3 1.8 0.5- 6.3 23 11.3 6.5-18.9 183 87.0 79.2-92.1
GENDER
Male 77 2 2.7 0.5-12.4 10 15.3 7.1-29.7 65 82.0 67.6-90.9
Female 132 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 13 7.2 3.9-13.1 118 92.0 86.0-95.6
RACE
White 194 2 1.6 0.4- 7.3 20 9.3 5.5-15.1 172 89.1 82.7-93.3
Other 13 1 3.0 0.4-20.4 3 31.7 7.1-73.8 9 65.4 25.4-91.3
AGE
18-44 60 1 2.1 0.3-13.5 8 13.9 6.1-28.6 51 84.0 69.3-92.5
45+ 149 2 1.4 0.3- 5.5 15 8.5 4.9-14.3 132 90.1 84.0-94.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 57 1 3.7 0.5-22.1 3 14.0 3.9-39.2 53 82.3 58.7-93.8
Some College + 151 2 1.0 0.2- 3.8 20 10.2 6.2-16.5 129 88.8 82.4-93.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 105 2 1.4 0.3- 5.5 11 8.6 4.1-17.3 92 90.0 81.3-94.9
$50,000+ 81 0 0.0 . - . 9 10.7 5.2-20.6 72 89.3 79.4-94.8

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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