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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual & Physical Violence-WHITES

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
-WHITES 5,292 49 1.3 0.8- 2.0 433 9.4 7.9-11.1 4,810 89.3 87.6-90.9
GENDER
Male 1,944 26 2.1 1.2- 3.5 212 10.9 8.7-13.5 1,706 87.1 84.3-89.4
Female 3,348 23 0.6 0.3- 1.2 221 8.0 6.2-10.3 3,104 91.4 89.1-93.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 69 0 0.0 . - . 6 9.2 3.3-23.2 63 90.8 76.8-96.7
Non-Hispanic 5,215 49 1.3 0.9- 2.0 426 9.4 7.9-11.1 4,740 89.3 87.5-90.9
AGE
18-24 116 11 9.5 4.8-17.9 13 14.8 6.6-29.6 92 75.8 61.9-85.8
25-34 439 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1 44 11.3 7.2-17.2 392 88.2 82.2-92.3
35-44 753 9 0.5 0.2- 1.1 75 9.6 7.0-13.2 669 89.8 86.3-92.5
45-54 1,063 15 1.1 0.5- 2.4 123 10.4 8.2-13.1 925 88.5 85.7-90.8
55-64 1,105 8 0.7 0.3- 1.6 113 10.3 7.7-13.6 984 89.0 85.7-91.7
65+ 1,782 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4 65 3.3 2.3- 4.6 1,714 96.6 95.3-97.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 566 9 1.8 0.8- 3.8 39 8.7 5.0-14.7 518 89.5 83.6-93.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,521 19 2.7 1.4- 5.2 127 12.3 8.7-17.1 1,375 85.0 80.0-88.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,388 14 1.2 0.6- 2.5 141 9.4 7.2-12.1 1,233 89.4 86.5-91.7
College Graduate 1,815 7 0.2 0.1- 0.5 126 7.4 5.7- 9.6 1,682 92.4 90.3-94.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 444 5 1.5 0.6- 4.0 64 15.7 10.1-23.7 375 82.8 74.8-88.6
$15,000- 24,999 723 11 2.9 1.1- 7.6 64 9.8 6.9-13.8 648 87.2 82.3-90.9
$25,000- 34,999 562 3 0.8 0.2- 3.1 46 7.5 5.1-11.1 513 91.6 87.9-94.3
$35,000-49,999 752 4 0.7 0.2- 2.9 69 11.5 7.5-17.1 679 87.8 82.2-91.9
$50,000- 74,999 770 6 0.4 0.2- 0.9 67 8.7 6.3-12.0 697 90.9 87.6-93.3
$75,000+ 1,249 6 0.6 0.2- 2.0 83 6.8 5.1- 9.1 1,160 92.5 90.1-94.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,830 26 2.1 1.1- 3.9 215 14.6 11.1-19.1 1,589 83.3 78.8-87.0
No 3,423 22 0.8 0.4- 1.4 216 7.3 6.0- 8.9 3,185 91.9 90.3-93.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 650 7 0.6 0.3- 1.4 56 8.4 6.0-11.7 587 90.9 87.6-93.4
Non-Veteran 3,825 35 1.4 0.9- 2.3 316 9.8 8.0-11.9 3,474 88.8 86.6-90.7

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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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