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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has a partner or ex-partner 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 6,668 79 1.9 1.2- 2.8 1,010 13.7 12.4-15.2 5,579 84.4 82.8-85.9
-Buncombe County 210 2 0.7 0.2- 3.0 26 10.3 6.6-15.8 182 88.9 83.4-92.8
GENDER
Male 78 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 7 7.6 3.3-16.4 70 91.8 83.1-96.3
Female 132 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1 19 13.1 7.9-21.2 112 86.0 77.8-91.5
RACE
White 195 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 23 10.2 6.4-16.0 171 89.3 83.5-93.2
Other 13 1 3.0 0.4-20.4 3 13.1 2.9-43.2 9 83.9 54.5-95.8
AGE
18-44 60 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 7 8.8 3.9-18.7 52 90.3 80.5-95.5
45+ 150 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 19 12.0 7.4-18.7 130 87.5 80.6-92.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 57 0 0.0 . - . 7 6.6 2.9-14.5 50 93.4 85.5-97.1
Some College + 152 2 1.0 0.2- 4.2 19 11.9 7.2-19.3 131 87.0 79.7-92.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 105 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1 18 15.1 8.9-24.5 86 84.0 74.5-90.4
$50,000+ 81 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 6 4.7 1.8-11.5 74 94.6 87.7-97.7

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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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