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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 175 1 0.8 0.1- 5.2 15 7.9 4.4-14.0 159 91.3 85.1-95.1
GENDER
Male 69 1 1.6 0.2-10.7 8 12.6 6.1-24.4 60 85.7 73.8-92.8
Female 106 0 0.0 . - . 7 3.9 1.6- 9.2 99 96.1 90.8-98.4
RACE
White 142 1 0.9 0.1- 6.5 13 9.5 5.1-16.9 128 89.6 81.9-94.2
Other 31 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.8 0.2-11.8 30 98.2 88.2-99.8
AGE
18-44 42 0 0.0 . - . 4 7.4 2.6-19.2 38 92.6 80.8-97.4
45+ 132 1 1.3 0.2- 8.8 11 8.5 4.2-16.5 120 90.2 81.9-94.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 55 1 2.6 0.4-16.6 6 6.9 2.5-17.7 48 90.5 78.2-96.2
Some College + 120 0 0.0 . - . 9 8.4 4.1-16.4 111 91.6 83.6-95.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 66 1 2.6 0.4-16.3 5 6.2 2.3-15.7 60 91.2 80.0-96.4
$50,000+ 83 0 0.0 . - . 9 11.0 5.4-21.1 74 89.0 78.9-94.6

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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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