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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has a stranger ever forced you to have sex or to do sexual things?

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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 5,466 5 0.1 0.0- 0.2 136 2.3 1.8- 2.9 5,325 97.7 97.0-98.2
GENDER
Male 2,084 2 0.0 0.0- 0.2 10 0.4 0.2- 1.0 2,072 99.5 99.0-99.8
Female 3,382 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4 126 4.0 3.0- 5.2 3,253 95.9 94.7-96.9
RACE
White 4,416 3 0.0 0.0- 0.1 99 2.1 1.6- 2.8 4,314 97.8 97.1-98.4
African American 700 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 23 2.8 1.4- 5.5 676 97.1 94.4-98.5
Asian 43 1 2.9 0.4-18.2 1 1.5 0.2-10.1 41 95.6 82.7-99.0
Native American 123 0 0.0 . - . 5 4.3 0.9-17.8 118 95.7 82.2-99.1
Other Minorities 157 0 0.0 . - . 6 1.8 0.7- 4.9 151 98.2 95.1-99.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 174 0 0.0 . - . 7 2.1 0.9- 5.3 167 97.9 94.7-99.1
-English Speaking 92 0 0.0 . - . 5 4.0 1.4-11.1 87 96.0 88.9-98.6
-Spanish Speaking 82 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.1 0.2- 5.8 80 98.9 94.2-99.8
Non-Hispanic 5,279 5 0.1 0.0- 0.2 128 2.3 1.7- 3.0 5,146 97.7 97.0-98.2
AGE
18-24 173 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 171 99.4 97.7-99.9
25-34 489 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 21 3.5 1.9- 6.2 467 96.4 93.8-98.0
35-44 788 0 0.0 . - . 18 2.6 1.3- 4.9 770 97.4 95.1-98.7
45-54 1,001 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 43 3.0 2.1- 4.3 957 97.0 95.7-97.9
55-64 1,211 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 38 3.0 1.9- 4.7 1,172 97.0 95.3-98.1
65-74 984 0 0.0 . - . 8 0.4 0.2- 0.9 976 99.6 99.1-99.8
75+ 769 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 6 0.7 0.3- 1.9 762 99.2 98.1-99.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 674 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 23 2.8 1.5- 5.3 650 97.2 94.7-98.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,571 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 30 1.6 1.0- 2.6 1,539 98.3 97.3-98.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,394 2 0.2 0.0- 0.9 42 3.0 1.8- 5.0 1,350 96.8 94.9-98.1
College Graduate 1,819 0 0.0 . - . 41 2.0 1.3- 3.0 1,778 98.0 97.0-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 610 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 22 3.6 2.1- 6.4 586 96.3 93.6-97.9
$15,000- 24,999 892 2 0.3 0.0- 1.6 25 2.8 1.6- 4.9 865 96.9 94.8-98.2
$25,000- 34,999 536 0 0.0 . - . 11 2.3 1.1- 4.9 525 97.7 95.1-98.9
$35,000- 49,999 687 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 20 3.5 1.8- 6.7 666 96.3 93.2-98.0
$50,000-74,999 799 0 0.0 . - . 21 2.2 0.9- 5.2 778 97.8 94.8-99.1
$75,000+ 1,208 0 0.0 . - . 16 0.9 0.5- 1.6 1,192 99.1 98.4-99.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,933 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4 83 4.0 3.0- 5.5 1,847 95.9 94.4-96.9
No 3,498 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 53 1.5 1.0- 2.3 3,443 98.4 97.6-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 791 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 14 1.6 0.9- 3.1 776 98.3 96.8-99.1
Non-Veteran 4,670 4 0.1 0.0- 0.3 122 2.4 1.8- 3.1 4,544 97.6 96.8-98.1

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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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