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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual & Physical Violence-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 934 10 1.6 0.8- 3.5 75 7.2 5.0-10.3 849 91.1 87.8-93.6
GENDER
Male 306 4 1.5 0.4- 5.4 34 9.4 5.5-15.7 268 89.1 82.6-93.3
Female 628 6 1.7 0.7- 4.4 41 5.4 3.5- 8.2 581 92.9 89.6-95.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 1 12.4 1.5-56.9 2 12.0 2.2-45.1 8 75.6 35.7-94.5
Non-Hispanic 923 9 1.4 0.6- 3.3 73 7.1 4.9-10.3 841 91.4 88.1-93.9
AGE
18-24 34 1 1.6 0.2-10.6 4 13.4 4.4-33.9 29 85.1 65.0-94.6
25-34 96 1 1.0 0.1- 6.9 4 2.3 0.8- 6.7 91 96.7 91.5-98.8
35-44 153 3 2.4 0.7- 8.2 15 11.2 6.0-20.0 135 86.4 77.3-92.2
45-54 201 2 1.6 0.3- 7.4 20 4.0 2.3- 6.9 179 94.5 90.1-97.0
55-64 205 3 3.0 0.5-15.3 21 8.3 4.9-13.8 181 88.7 80.4-93.7
65+ 237 0 0.0 . - . 10 4.1 2.0- 8.4 227 95.9 91.6-98.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 154 1 1.7 0.2-11.4 17 14.7 6.3-30.7 136 83.5 67.8-92.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 337 6 3.0 1.2- 7.7 24 6.6 3.7-11.5 307 90.3 84.5-94.1
Some Post-H.S. 233 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 21 6.4 3.8-10.4 211 93.6 89.5-96.1
College Graduate 206 2 0.8 0.2- 4.0 13 4.1 2.1- 7.6 191 95.1 91.2-97.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 170 2 3.8 0.7-17.3 14 8.3 4.2-15.7 154 87.9 77.6-93.8
$15,000- 24,999 191 2 0.8 0.1- 4.4 12 4.9 2.0-11.2 177 94.4 88.1-97.5
$25,000- 34,999 111 2 1.7 0.4- 6.8 12 13.9 5.0-32.9 97 84.4 66.2-93.8
$35,000-49,999 111 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 8 3.8 1.7- 8.3 102 95.8 91.2-98.0
$50,000- 74,999 98 0 0.0 . - . 8 7.1 2.7-17.5 90 92.9 82.5-97.3
$75,000+ 104 1 1.9 0.3-12.3 10 5.6 2.7-11.2 93 92.5 85.0-96.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 384 3 1.1 0.3- 4.6 41 8.7 5.2-14.3 340 90.2 84.5-94.0
No 541 7 2.0 0.8- 4.8 33 6.4 3.9-10.5 501 91.6 87.2-94.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 113 4 6.0 1.7-19.2 17 8.2 4.4-14.9 92 85.8 74.8-92.5
Non-Veteran 690 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6 48 7.0 4.5-10.9 638 92.1 88.2-94.8

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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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