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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual & Physical Violence-FEMALES

Has a stranger 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 6,660 62 1.6 1.0- 2.6 688 11.0 9.7-12.5 5,910 87.4 85.8-88.8
-FEMALES 4,227 27 0.7 0.4- 1.2 323 7.8 6.5- 9.4 3,877 91.4 89.9-92.8
RACE
White 3,347 18 0.5 0.2- 0.9 250 8.3 6.7-10.1 3,079 91.3 89.4-92.9
African American 628 6 1.7 0.7- 4.4 41 5.4 3.5- 8.2 581 92.9 89.6-95.2
Other Minorities 227 3 1.6 0.4- 5.6 29 8.8 5.5-13.9 195 89.6 84.1-93.3
AGE
18-24 84 2 1.4 0.3- 5.8 6 4.7 1.7-12.1 76 93.9 86.3-97.4
25-34 412 3 0.8 0.2- 3.0 33 9.3 5.5-15.3 376 89.9 83.9-93.8
35-44 646 8 1.1 0.4- 2.8 60 9.6 6.5-14.0 578 89.3 84.9-92.5
45-54 828 10 1.2 0.5- 2.8 112 11.6 9.0-14.9 706 87.2 83.8-89.9
55-64 825 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5 68 7.6 5.3-10.8 755 92.3 89.1-94.6
65+ 1,395 2 0.0 0.0- 0.2 42 2.7 1.7- 4.4 1,351 97.2 95.5-98.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 507 6 1.6 0.6- 4.7 36 7.8 4.8-12.5 465 90.6 85.6-94.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,245 10 1.3 0.6- 2.9 85 8.2 5.7-11.6 1,150 90.5 87.0-93.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,137 6 0.4 0.1- 1.0 91 7.2 4.9-10.5 1,040 92.4 89.2-94.7
College Graduate 1,333 5 0.3 0.1- 0.8 111 8.1 6.1-10.7 1,217 91.7 89.1-93.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 491 3 0.2 0.1- 0.8 57 12.9 8.7-18.6 431 86.9 81.1-91.1
$15,000- 24,999 676 7 1.0 0.4- 2.8 61 9.0 6.1-13.1 608 89.9 85.7-93.0
$25,000- 34,999 450 3 1.0 0.3- 3.4 34 6.1 3.7- 9.7 413 92.9 89.0-95.5
$35,000- 49,999 568 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 35 7.9 4.4-13.9 532 92.0 86.0-95.5
$50,000- 74,999 555 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 41 6.5 3.4-12.1 513 93.4 87.8-96.5
$75,000+ 770 4 0.9 0.3- 2.9 61 8.9 6.1-12.7 705 90.2 86.2-93.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,543 13 0.9 0.4- 1.9 172 11.7 9.5-14.3 1,358 87.4 84.7-89.7
No 2,655 14 0.7 0.4- 1.3 147 6.1 4.6- 8.1 2,494 93.2 91.2-94.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 104 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 19 14.1 7.1-26.0 84 85.1 73.2-92.3
Non-Veteran 3,476 21 0.7 0.4- 1.3 258 7.8 6.4- 9.4 3,197 91.5 89.8-93.0

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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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