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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual & Physical Violence-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 933 8 1.5 0.5- 4.4 65 7.2 5.1-10.1 860 91.3 87.9-93.8
GENDER
Male 305 4 2.2 0.5- 9.4 30 8.8 5.3-14.0 271 89.0 82.6-93.3
Female 628 4 1.0 0.3- 3.0 35 5.9 3.6- 9.4 589 93.2 89.5-95.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 0 0.0 . - . 2 12.0 2.2-45.1 9 88.0 54.9-97.8
Non-Hispanic 922 8 1.6 0.5- 4.5 63 7.1 5.0-10.0 851 91.3 87.9-93.9
AGE
18-24 33 2 1.9 0.4- 8.8 3 8.1 2.4-23.8 28 90.1 74.8-96.5
25-34 97 1 5.1 0.7-28.3 8 9.2 3.9-20.5 88 85.6 69.7-93.9
35-44 154 2 1.7 0.4- 7.3 17 9.7 5.2-17.4 135 88.6 80.5-93.5
45-54 201 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 14 7.9 3.7-16.2 185 91.6 83.4-95.9
55-64 203 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 12 3.7 1.9- 7.2 190 95.8 92.2-97.8
65+ 237 0 0.0 . - . 11 4.0 2.0- 8.0 226 96.0 92.0-98.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 153 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8 6 5.8 2.3-14.3 145 93.2 85.0-97.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 337 3 0.9 0.3- 3.1 26 6.7 3.9-11.5 308 92.3 87.5-95.4
Some Post-H.S. 234 2 4.2 0.9-17.6 22 11.1 6.1-19.3 210 84.7 74.2-91.5
College Graduate 205 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 11 4.7 1.8-11.7 193 95.1 88.2-98.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 170 2 3.0 0.8-11.4 9 5.0 1.8-12.7 159 92.0 83.1-96.4
$15,000- 24,999 191 0 0.0 . - . 13 9.9 4.6-19.9 178 90.1 80.1-95.4
$25,000- 34,999 111 2 1.7 0.4- 6.8 9 10.1 4.4-21.7 100 88.3 76.6-94.5
$35,000-49,999 111 0 0.0 . - . 5 2.7 1.1- 6.7 106 97.3 93.3-98.9
$50,000- 74,999 98 2 6.4 1.0-31.5 7 4.7 2.0-10.6 89 89.0 71.1-96.4
$75,000+ 104 0 0.0 . - . 9 8.0 3.0-19.4 95 92.0 80.6-97.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 384 5 1.4 0.5- 4.1 28 7.8 4.5-13.3 351 90.8 85.2-94.4
No 541 3 1.6 0.4- 7.0 36 6.8 4.4-10.6 502 91.5 86.9-94.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 112 2 1.5 0.4- 6.1 12 10.5 4.5-22.5 98 88.0 76.2-94.3
Non-Veteran 690 6 1.8 0.5- 5.7 44 6.6 4.4- 9.8 640 91.6 87.6-94.4

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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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