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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual & Physical Violence-FEMALES

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%)
North Carolina 6,671 65 1.3 0.9- 1.9 542 8.6 7.4- 9.9 6,064 90.1 88.7-91.4
-FEMALES 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 3,348 23 0.6 0.3- 1.2 221 8.0 6.2-10.3 3,104 91.4 89.1-93.2
African American 628 4 1.0 0.3- 3.0 35 5.9 3.6- 9.4 589 93.2 89.5-95.7
Other Minorities 227 5 2.3 0.8- 6.3 26 9.0 5.3-15.1 196 88.6 82.2-92.9
AGE
18-24 83 3 1.6 0.5- 5.4 15 19.9 9.0-38.3 65 78.5 60.5-89.7
25-34 413 2 0.6 0.1- 3.0 33 7.8 5.2-11.4 378 91.6 87.9-94.3
35-44 647 9 1.0 0.4- 2.4 53 7.5 4.7-11.6 585 91.6 87.4-94.4
45-54 826 11 1.3 0.5- 3.4 78 8.5 6.3-11.5 737 90.1 86.9-92.6
55-64 823 5 0.3 0.1- 0.9 63 7.3 5.0-10.6 755 92.3 89.1-94.7
65+ 1,400 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5 40 2.4 1.5- 3.9 1,358 97.5 96.0-98.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 508 5 0.6 0.2- 1.5 26 6.7 3.9-11.1 477 92.7 88.3-95.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,246 10 1.1 0.5- 2.3 77 10.3 6.5-16.0 1,159 88.6 83.0-92.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,139 8 1.1 0.4- 2.9 101 8.4 6.1-11.6 1,030 90.5 87.2-93.0
College Graduate 1,331 9 0.3 0.2- 0.7 78 5.3 3.9- 7.1 1,244 94.4 92.6-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 493 4 2.4 0.9- 6.4 59 9.8 6.7-14.0 430 87.8 82.9-91.5
$15,000- 24,999 676 7 1.0 0.3- 3.5 53 10.3 7.0-14.8 616 88.7 84.0-92.1
$25,000- 34,999 450 0 0.0 . - . 27 5.5 3.3- 9.1 423 94.5 90.9-96.7
$35,000- 49,999 569 3 0.4 0.1- 1.2 39 8.4 4.7-14.4 527 91.2 85.3-94.9
$50,000- 74,999 555 6 0.6 0.3- 1.4 39 6.9 4.6-10.1 510 92.5 89.3-94.8
$75,000+ 769 5 0.7 0.2- 2.8 40 5.9 3.6- 9.4 724 93.4 89.8-95.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,544 17 1.4 0.7- 2.8 142 11.3 7.9-16.0 1,385 87.3 82.7-90.9
No 2,657 15 0.5 0.3- 1.0 139 6.1 4.7- 8.0 2,503 93.4 91.5-94.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 103 3 1.7 0.5- 5.9 13 10.0 4.4-21.2 87 88.3 77.2-94.4
Non-Veteran 3,480 24 0.8 0.4- 1.4 239 8.3 6.6-10.5 3,217 90.9 88.7-92.7

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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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