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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual & Physical Violence-FEMALES

Has 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 6,668 79 1.9 1.2- 2.8 1,010 13.7 12.4-15.2 5,579 84.4 82.8-85.9
-FEMALES 4,223 52 2.1 1.2- 3.9 834 20.0 18.0-22.2 3,337 77.9 75.5-80.1
RACE
White 3,343 37 1.8 0.8- 4.3 630 18.9 16.7-21.3 2,676 79.3 76.5-81.8
African American 628 9 3.4 1.4- 8.0 147 26.1 20.8-32.2 472 70.5 64.1-76.2
Other Minorities 226 6 2.7 1.0- 7.1 54 18.9 13.0-26.7 166 78.4 70.3-84.7
AGE
18-24 84 6 10.8 3.0-32.3 12 17.5 7.9-34.6 66 71.7 53.0-85.0
25-34 412 9 2.2 0.7- 6.5 89 20.4 15.7-26.0 314 77.4 71.4-82.5
35-44 646 12 2.1 1.0- 4.2 161 24.8 20.2-30.1 473 73.1 67.8-77.8
45-54 825 16 1.3 0.7- 2.4 243 28.9 24.6-33.5 566 69.9 65.2-74.2
55-64 824 6 0.9 0.3- 2.8 185 21.1 17.3-25.4 633 78.0 73.6-81.8
65+ 1,395 3 0.3 0.1- 1.2 142 7.0 5.5- 8.8 1,250 92.7 90.9-94.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 507 4 1.3 0.4- 4.7 87 16.3 11.6-22.5 416 82.4 76.0-87.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,243 20 4.5 1.7-11.5 255 21.2 17.8-25.1 968 74.3 69.1-78.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,138 17 1.9 1.0- 3.7 268 26.1 21.6-31.2 853 72.0 66.9-76.6
College Graduate 1,330 11 0.7 0.3- 1.5 223 15.5 12.7-18.8 1,096 83.8 80.5-86.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 490 9 5.7 2.2-13.8 151 30.4 24.0-37.6 330 63.9 56.1-71.1
$15,000- 24,999 675 16 2.8 1.5- 5.2 149 23.7 18.8-29.4 510 73.5 67.7-78.5
$25,000- 34,999 450 3 0.8 0.2- 2.9 105 24.1 18.4-31.0 342 75.1 68.2-80.9
$35,000- 49,999 569 4 0.5 0.2- 1.4 113 21.3 16.6-26.9 452 78.2 72.6-83.0
$50,000- 74,999 553 7 1.5 0.6- 3.7 101 16.4 12.4-21.2 445 82.1 77.1-86.2
$75,000+ 769 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 127 20.0 14.9-26.2 641 80.0 73.8-85.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,540 30 4.5 1.8-10.4 368 24.4 21.1-27.9 1,142 71.1 66.6-75.3
No 2,655 22 1.1 0.6- 2.2 459 18.1 15.6-20.8 2,174 80.8 78.0-83.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 104 2 0.9 0.2- 3.5 27 27.7 15.4-44.7 75 71.4 54.5-83.9
Non-Veteran 3,473 44 2.2 1.1- 4.4 676 20.0 17.8-22.4 2,753 77.8 75.1-80.3

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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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