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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has a partner or ex-partner 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 5,467 10 0.1 0.1- 0.3 221 4.0 3.1- 5.0 5,236 95.9 94.8-96.8
GENDER
Male 2,083 6 0.2 0.1- 0.6 13 1.2 0.4- 3.3 2,064 98.6 96.6-99.4
Female 3,384 4 0.0 0.0- 0.1 208 6.5 5.2- 8.1 3,172 93.4 91.8-94.7
RACE
White 4,413 6 0.1 0.0- 0.2 167 3.5 2.8- 4.5 4,240 96.4 95.5-97.1
African American 703 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7 34 4.7 2.6- 8.1 667 95.2 91.7-97.2
Asian 44 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.8 0.4-17.8 43 97.2 82.2-99.6
Native American 123 2 2.4 0.4-14.5 7 4.0 1.6-10.0 114 93.5 84.7-97.4
Other Minorities 157 0 0.0 . - . 12 7.9 2.3-23.4 145 92.1 76.6-97.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 174 0 0.0 . - . 9 5.1 1.1-20.2 165 94.9 79.8-98.9
-English Speaking 92 0 0.0 . - . 5 2.4 0.9- 6.4 87 97.6 93.6-99.1
-Spanish Speaking 82 0 0.0 . - . 4 6.6 1.1-31.3 78 93.4 68.7-98.9
Non-Hispanic 5,280 10 0.2 0.1- 0.3 212 3.9 3.1- 4.8 5,058 96.0 95.0-96.7
AGE
18-24 173 0 0.0 . - . 4 1.9 0.5- 6.5 169 98.1 93.5-99.5
25-34 490 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0 30 6.2 3.4-11.0 458 93.6 88.8-96.4
35-44 788 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 46 5.7 3.5- 9.0 740 94.3 90.9-96.4
45-54 1,002 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 59 4.5 3.2- 6.3 942 95.4 93.6-96.7
55-64 1,213 4 0.1 0.0- 0.5 49 2.6 1.8- 3.7 1,160 97.3 96.1-98.1
65-74 981 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 25 2.3 1.3- 3.9 955 97.3 95.3-98.4
75+ 770 0 0.0 . - . 8 1.2 0.5- 2.6 762 98.8 97.4-99.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 676 3 0.4 0.1- 2.1 34 7.5 3.9-13.8 639 92.2 85.8-95.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,572 6 0.3 0.1- 0.8 56 2.6 1.6- 4.0 1,510 97.1 95.7-98.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,397 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1 71 4.8 3.4- 6.8 1,325 95.2 93.2-96.6
College Graduate 1,814 0 0.0 . - . 60 3.0 1.9- 4.7 1,754 97.0 95.3-98.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 611 4 0.2 0.1- 0.7 46 5.3 3.6- 7.8 561 94.4 91.9-96.2
$15,000- 24,999 894 2 0.3 0.0- 1.9 47 6.8 3.7-12.3 845 92.9 87.4-96.1
$25,000- 34,999 536 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 20 3.4 1.6- 7.4 515 96.4 92.5-98.3
$35,000- 49,999 687 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1 37 6.0 3.7- 9.7 648 93.7 90.0-96.1
$50,000-74,999 796 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 25 3.4 1.6- 7.0 770 96.5 92.9-98.3
$75,000+ 1,208 0 0.0 . - . 26 1.7 1.1- 2.8 1,182 98.3 97.2-98.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,933 7 0.3 0.1- 0.9 109 6.0 4.1- 8.7 1,817 93.7 91.0-95.6
No 3,500 3 0.1 0.0- 0.2 112 3.1 2.3- 4.3 3,385 96.8 95.7-97.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 789 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8 9 1.5 0.6- 3.6 779 98.4 96.3-99.3
Non-Veteran 4,673 9 0.1 0.1- 0.4 212 4.3 3.4- 5.5 4,452 95.5 94.3-96.5

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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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