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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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%)
North Carolina 5,467 10 0.1 0.1- 0.3 221 4.0 3.1- 5.0 5,236 95.9 94.8-96.8
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 159 0 0.0 . - . 7 2.8 1.2- 6.6 152 97.2 93.4-98.8
Buncombe 165 0 0.0 . - . 10 6.3 2.7-14.1 155 93.7 85.9-97.3
Cabarrus 144 0 0.0 . - . 7 3.4 1.5- 7.7 137 96.6 92.3-98.5
Catawba 133 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 131 99.2 96.6-99.8
Cumberland 162 0 0.0 . - . 8 4.2 1.8- 9.6 154 95.8 90.4-98.2
Davidson 147 1 1.8 0.2-11.4 7 4.5 1.9-10.3 139 93.8 86.4-97.3
Durham 200 0 0.0 . - . 3 0.7 0.2- 2.5 197 99.3 97.5-99.8
Forsyth 175 0 0.0 . - . 6 3.0 0.9- 9.2 169 97.0 90.8-99.1
Gaston 136 0 0.0 . - . 6 4.2 1.7-10.1 130 95.8 89.9-98.3
Guilford 183 0 0.0 . - . 5 2.5 0.9- 6.8 178 97.5 93.2-99.1
Iredell 181 0 0.0 . - . 9 4.0 1.8- 8.6 172 96.0 91.4-98.2
Johnston 151 0 0.0 . - . 12 7.8 4.1-14.6 139 92.2 85.4-95.9
Mecklenburg 258 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 10 4.1 1.7- 9.8 247 95.7 90.1-98.2
New Hanover 168 0 0.0 . - . 5 3.5 1.3- 8.6 163 96.5 91.4-98.7
Onslow 154 0 0.0 . - . 10 5.5 2.5-11.7 144 94.5 88.3-97.5
Orange 150 0 0.0 . - . 7 4.0 1.8- 8.8 143 96.0 91.2-98.2
Pitt 155 0 0.0 . - . 5 3.3 1.3- 8.4 150 96.7 91.6-98.7
Randolph 139 0 0.0 . - . 11 5.2 2.6-10.2 128 94.8 89.8-97.4
Robeson 126 0 0.0 . - . 4 4.4 1.5-12.5 122 95.6 87.5-98.5
Rowan 188 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 6 1.8 0.7- 4.3 180 97.7 95.0-98.9
Union 146 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.2 0.3- 5.1 144 98.8 94.9-99.7
Wake 267 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 8 2.0 0.9- 4.1 258 97.8 95.6-98.9
Wayne 153 1 1.0 0.1- 6.5 8 4.4 1.9-10.0 144 94.6 88.8-97.5
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,458 2 0.2 0.0- 1.0 69 5.1 3.1- 8.3 1,387 94.7 91.5-96.8
Piedmont 2,837 6 0.1 0.0- 0.3 104 3.3 2.4- 4.5 2,727 96.6 95.4-97.5
Western NC 1,172 2 0.1 0.0- 0.7 48 4.5 3.0- 6.8 1,122 95.3 93.1-96.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 885 2 0.2 0.0- 0.9 37 4.3 2.6- 6.8 846 95.6 93.0-97.2
Northwest 1,144 4 0.2 0.1- 0.9 40 3.2 2.0- 5.0 1,100 96.6 94.7-97.8
Charlotte 734 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 28 4.6 2.6- 8.0 705 95.3 92.0-97.3
Greensboro 694 0 0.0 . - . 31 2.9 1.8- 4.6 663 97.1 95.4-98.2
Southern Regional 477 0 0.0 . - . 21 6.5 3.1-13.1 456 93.5 86.9-96.9
Coastal 225 0 0.0 . - . 7 8.7 2.1-30.1 218 91.3 69.9-97.9
Wake 669 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 26 2.6 1.6- 4.1 642 97.3 95.7-98.3
Area L 49 1 1.6 0.2-10.8 2 2.1 0.5- 8.6 46 96.3 88.2-98.9
Eastern 590 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 29 3.7 2.1- 6.4 560 96.2 93.5-97.8

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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