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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has someone you knew, not including 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 6,671 65 1.3 0.9- 1.9 542 8.6 7.4- 9.9 6,064 90.1 88.7-91.4
-Buncombe County 210 4 2.0 0.6- 6.4 20 12.7 7.7-20.4 186 85.2 77.4-90.7
GENDER
Male 78 3 3.4 0.9-12.2 12 16.6 8.6-29.4 63 80.0 66.9-88.8
Female 132 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 8 8.8 3.8-19.0 123 90.6 80.5-95.7
RACE
White 195 3 2.0 0.5- 7.1 18 13.7 8.1-22.1 174 84.4 75.8-90.3
Other 13 1 3.2 0.4-21.4 2 6.0 1.3-24.1 10 90.8 70.8-97.6
AGE
18-44 60 1 2.1 0.3-13.5 10 17.7 9.1-31.7 49 80.2 66.0-89.4
45+ 150 3 2.0 0.6- 6.1 10 7.4 3.9-13.7 137 90.6 84.1-94.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 57 3 6.0 1.6-20.2 3 4.5 1.4-13.4 51 89.5 76.2-95.8
Some College + 152 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 17 16.2 9.5-26.4 134 83.4 73.3-90.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 105 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4 10 11.7 5.6-23.0 93 87.0 75.8-93.4
$50,000+ 81 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 9 14.3 6.9-27.3 71 84.9 72.1-92.5

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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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