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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual & Physical Violence-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 934 14 3.5 1.8- 6.7 170 16.8 13.5-20.8 750 79.6 75.2-83.5
GENDER
Male 306 5 3.6 1.3- 9.6 23 6.0 3.4-10.2 278 90.4 84.5-94.2
Female 628 9 3.4 1.4- 8.0 147 26.1 20.8-32.2 472 70.5 64.1-76.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 12 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.7 0.5-30.7 11 95.3 69.3-99.5
Non-Hispanic 922 14 3.6 1.8- 6.8 169 17.1 13.7-21.1 739 79.4 74.8-83.2
AGE
18-24 34 5 13.1 4.9-30.6 5 11.5 4.2-27.7 24 75.4 56.0-88.1
25-34 96 3 6.3 1.3-25.0 24 23.2 14.1-35.8 69 70.4 56.1-81.6
35-44 153 2 2.6 0.6- 9.7 42 27.2 17.9-39.1 109 70.2 58.3-79.9
45-54 199 3 1.2 0.3- 4.5 42 17.3 11.4-25.4 154 81.4 73.2-87.6
55-64 205 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 35 13.7 9.0-20.4 169 86.1 79.5-90.9
65+ 239 0 0.0 . - . 22 5.6 3.4- 9.3 217 94.4 90.7-96.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 156 4 7.2 2.3-20.4 21 9.5 5.0-17.1 131 83.4 71.7-90.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 336 6 4.8 1.7-12.5 54 12.1 8.1-17.5 276 83.2 75.8-88.6
Some Post-H.S. 233 2 1.6 0.4- 6.5 61 27.1 19.4-36.4 170 71.3 61.8-79.2
College Graduate 205 2 0.8 0.2- 4.0 33 19.4 11.6-30.5 170 79.8 68.7-87.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 170 5 8.8 2.7-25.1 39 19.9 13.5-28.4 126 71.4 59.4-80.9
$15,000- 24,999 191 2 0.9 0.2- 4.2 37 20.2 12.8-30.3 152 78.9 68.8-86.4
$25,000- 34,999 111 0 0.0 . - . 24 14.5 8.1-24.4 87 85.5 75.6-91.9
$35,000-49,999 111 0 0.0 . - . 18 20.5 11.0-35.0 93 79.5 65.0-89.0
$50,000- 74,999 97 2 1.5 0.3- 7.4 20 17.8 10.4-28.7 75 80.8 69.6-88.5
$75,000+ 103 0 0.0 . - . 15 22.1 10.9-39.6 88 77.9 60.4-89.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 385 9 5.0 2.2-11.0 76 16.8 12.2-22.8 300 78.2 71.2-83.8
No 540 5 2.7 0.9- 7.6 93 16.9 12.6-22.4 442 80.4 74.3-85.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 113 0 0.0 . - . 18 15.5 8.4-26.9 95 84.5 73.1-91.6
Non-Veteran 690 12 3.3 1.6- 6.8 123 16.1 12.3-20.8 555 80.6 75.4-84.9

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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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