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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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%)
TOTAL 6,671 65 1.3 0.9- 1.9 542 8.6 7.4- 9.9 6,064 90.1 88.7-91.4
GENDER
Male 2,442 33 1.9 1.2- 3.1 260 9.6 7.8-11.6 2,149 88.5 86.3-90.5
Female 4,229 32 0.8 0.5- 1.3 282 7.7 6.2- 9.5 3,915 91.6 89.7-93.1
RACE
White 5,292 49 1.3 0.8- 2.0 433 9.4 7.9-11.1 4,810 89.3 87.6-90.9
African American 933 8 1.5 0.5- 4.4 65 7.2 5.1-10.1 860 91.3 87.9-93.8
Asian 47 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.7 0.4- 6.7 45 98.3 93.3-99.6
Native American 151 4 3.5 0.9-12.0 24 10.2 5.7-17.4 123 86.3 77.4-92.1
Other Minorities 195 4 0.9 0.3- 2.4 15 4.0 2.0- 7.8 176 95.1 91.2-97.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 211 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 17 4.9 2.6- 9.3 193 94.9 90.5-97.3
-English Speaking 115 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 13 10.1 5.1-18.9 101 89.4 80.5-94.5
-Spanish Speaking 96 0 0.0 . - . 4 1.9 0.4- 7.9 92 98.1 92.1-99.6
Non-Hispanic 6,440 64 1.4 0.9- 2.0 524 8.8 7.6-10.3 5,852 89.8 88.3-91.1
AGE
18-24 175 15 6.8 3.7-12.3 18 11.5 5.8-21.5 142 81.7 71.9-88.6
25-34 610 5 1.1 0.3- 3.8 55 9.7 6.5-14.2 550 89.2 84.5-92.6
35-44 1,012 12 0.7 0.4- 1.5 101 9.0 6.8-11.7 899 90.3 87.5-92.5
45-54 1,358 20 1.1 0.6- 2.1 153 9.9 8.0-12.3 1,185 89.0 86.5-91.1
55-64 1,371 10 0.6 0.3- 1.3 133 9.1 7.0-11.8 1,228 90.2 87.5-92.4
65-74 1,216 3 0.2 0.1- 0.7 60 4.8 3.4- 6.8 1,153 95.0 93.0-96.4
75+ 883 0 0.0 . - . 22 1.7 1.1- 2.7 861 98.3 97.3-98.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 832 12 1.3 0.6- 2.5 56 7.1 4.6-10.8 764 91.7 87.9-94.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,970 24 2.2 1.2- 3.9 165 10.5 7.8-14.1 1,781 87.3 83.6-90.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,721 17 1.7 0.8- 3.4 178 9.4 7.5-11.8 1,526 88.9 86.2-91.1
College Graduate 2,139 12 0.3 0.2- 0.6 143 6.8 5.3- 8.7 1,984 92.9 91.0-94.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 694 10 2.2 1.1- 4.5 88 10.5 7.1-15.3 596 87.3 82.2-91.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,007 12 1.8 0.7- 4.6 86 9.0 6.6-12.2 909 89.2 85.6-92.1
$25,000- 34,999 722 5 0.9 0.3- 2.5 60 8.0 5.6-11.2 657 91.1 87.8-93.6
$35,000- 49,999 900 5 0.7 0.2- 2.4 77 10.1 6.8-14.9 818 89.2 84.4-92.6
$50,000-74,999 913 8 1.2 0.3- 4.7 77 7.8 5.8-10.5 828 91.0 87.8-93.4
$75,000+ 1,420 7 0.6 0.2- 1.7 97 6.8 5.1- 8.9 1,316 92.6 90.5-94.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,375 34 2.0 1.2- 3.3 268 12.8 10.0-16.2 2,073 85.3 81.8-88.2
No 4,247 30 0.9 0.5- 1.5 271 6.8 5.7- 8.2 3,946 92.2 90.9-93.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 805 11 1.0 0.5- 1.8 76 8.6 6.3-11.7 718 90.4 87.3-92.8
Non-Veteran 4,852 47 1.4 0.9- 2.2 391 8.8 7.4-10.5 4,414 89.8 88.0-91.3

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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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