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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has someone you knew, not including 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 5,468 4 0.1 0.0- 0.2 137 2.9 2.2- 3.7 5,327 97.1 96.2-97.7
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 160 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.6 0.8- 7.9 156 97.4 92.1-99.2
Buncombe 165 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.1 0.8- 5.5 161 97.9 94.5-99.2
Cabarrus 144 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.0 0.6- 6.2 140 98.0 93.8-99.4
Catawba 133 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.5 0.8- 7.5 129 97.5 92.5-99.2
Cumberland 160 0 0.0 . - . 6 3.1 1.0- 8.7 154 96.9 91.3-99.0
Davidson 147 0 0.0 . - . 4 3.2 1.2- 8.5 143 96.8 91.5-98.8
Durham 200 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.1 0.3- 3.8 197 98.9 96.2-99.7
Forsyth 176 0 0.0 . - . 6 3.5 1.2- 9.9 170 96.5 90.1-98.8
Gaston 135 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.6 0.7- 9.0 132 97.4 91.0-99.3
Guilford 183 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.9 1.0- 8.0 179 97.1 92.0-99.0
Iredell 181 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.7 0.9- 7.7 177 97.3 92.3-99.1
Johnston 151 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.9 0.6- 6.0 148 98.1 94.0-99.4
Mecklenburg 258 0 0.0 . - . 6 2.8 0.8- 9.1 252 97.2 90.9-99.2
New Hanover 168 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.8 0.5- 6.2 165 98.2 93.8-99.5
Onslow 154 0 0.0 . - . 8 5.3 2.5-11.0 146 94.7 89.0-97.5
Orange 150 0 0.0 . - . 4 6.3 1.9-19.0 146 93.7 81.0-98.1
Pitt 155 0 0.0 . - . 6 5.1 2.0-12.5 149 94.9 87.5-98.0
Randolph 140 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.1 0.6- 6.6 137 97.9 93.4-99.4
Robeson 126 1 1.4 0.2- 9.0 4 3.2 1.1- 8.9 121 95.4 88.8-98.2
Rowan 189 0 0.0 . - . 4 1.9 0.6- 6.2 185 98.1 93.8-99.4
Union 146 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 144 99.0 95.1-99.8
Wake 268 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 7 2.9 1.2- 7.2 260 96.9 92.7-98.7
Wayne 153 1 1.0 0.1- 6.5 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7 150 98.4 94.3-99.6
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,457 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 47 3.2 2.0- 5.3 1,408 96.7 94.6-98.0
Piedmont 2,840 2 0.0 0.0- 0.2 66 2.7 1.9- 3.8 2,772 97.3 96.1-98.1
Western NC 1,171 0 0.0 . - . 24 2.9 1.7- 5.0 1,147 97.1 95.0-98.3
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 884 0 0.0 . - . 18 3.0 1.7- 5.2 866 97.0 94.8-98.3
Northwest 1,146 0 0.0 . - . 28 2.6 1.5- 4.5 1,118 97.4 95.5-98.5
Charlotte 733 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 16 2.8 1.3- 5.9 716 97.1 94.1-98.6
Greensboro 695 0 0.0 . - . 16 2.8 1.5- 5.0 679 97.2 95.0-98.5
Southern Regional 475 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 16 3.2 1.4- 7.1 458 96.6 92.8-98.5
Coastal 225 0 0.0 . - . 4 0.8 0.2- 2.5 221 99.2 97.5-99.8
Wake 670 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 14 2.1 1.1- 4.2 655 97.8 95.7-98.9
Area L 49 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.1 0.4-10.6 47 97.9 89.4-99.6
Eastern 591 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 23 5.3 2.6-10.6 567 94.5 89.3-97.3

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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.

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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