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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has a stranger 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 11,284 86 1.3 0.9- 1.8 1,200 11.4 10.5-12.4 9,998 87.3 86.2-88.3
-Buncombe County 251 9 5.8 2.6-12.4 29 12.1 8.0-18.0 213 82.1 74.8-87.7
GENDER
Male 93 4 8.2 2.7-22.4 12 13.4 7.0-24.0 77 78.4 65.0-87.6
Female 158 5 3.5 1.4- 8.2 17 11.0 6.4-18.1 136 85.5 78.0-90.8
RACE
White 236 6 5.4 2.1-13.0 29 13.4 8.9-19.8 201 81.2 73.4-87.1
Other 11 2 8.4 1.4-37.0 0 0.0 . - . 9 91.6 63.0-98.6
AGE
18-44 49 5 10.8 4.0-26.0 9 14.2 7.0-26.9 35 75.0 59.6-85.9
45+ 197 4 2.2 0.8- 5.9 20 10.9 6.8-17.0 173 86.9 80.5-91.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 92 4 9.1 3.0-24.8 11 12.3 5.9-24.0 77 78.5 63.8-88.4
Some College + 159 5 3.4 1.3- 9.0 18 12.0 7.3-19.1 136 84.6 76.9-90.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 4 7.6 2.3-22.0 21 18.7 11.5-29.0 109 73.6 61.3-83.1
$50,000+ 77 4 5.4 1.9-14.6 7 9.5 4.4-19.6 66 85.1 74.0-92.0

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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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