SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has a stranger ever pushed, hit, slapped, kicked, or physically hurt you in any other way?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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
-Eastern NC 2,912 26 1.9 1.0- 3.7 325 13.1 11.0-15.5 2,561 85.0 82.4-87.3
GENDER
Male 1,009 14 2.2 0.9- 5.1 187 18.3 14.7-22.5 808 79.5 75.0-83.4
Female 1,903 12 1.6 0.6- 4.6 138 8.1 6.3-10.3 1,753 90.3 87.4-92.5
RACE
White 1,961 14 2.2 1.0- 5.0 246 14.7 12.1-17.6 1,701 83.1 79.8-86.0
African American 683 7 0.9 0.4- 2.3 52 7.6 5.1-11.2 624 91.5 87.8-94.1
Other Minorities 252 5 2.3 0.7- 7.5 25 14.5 7.2-27.2 222 83.2 70.8-91.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 116 0 0.0 . - . 17 15.1 6.4-31.7 99 84.9 68.3-93.6
Non-Hispanic 2,790 26 2.1 1.1- 4.0 306 12.8 10.9-15.1 2,458 85.1 82.5-87.4
AGE
18-24 117 4 3.7 0.8-14.9 10 12.1 5.5-24.8 103 84.2 71.0-92.0
25-34 291 7 5.4 2.0-13.9 30 9.1 5.5-14.8 254 85.5 77.6-91.0
35-44 383 5 1.4 0.4- 4.7 46 13.1 8.8-18.9 332 85.5 79.5-90.0
45-54 532 6 0.8 0.3- 2.4 92 20.1 15.6-25.6 434 79.1 73.5-83.7
55-64 655 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 78 17.6 13.0-23.4 574 82.0 76.2-86.6
65+ 907 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 68 6.7 4.8- 9.5 838 93.2 90.4-95.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 383 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 37 10.8 6.9-16.3 344 88.7 83.1-92.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 924 9 2.2 0.7- 6.6 84 13.4 9.4-18.7 831 84.5 78.8-88.9
Some Post-H.S. 778 5 0.7 0.3- 1.6 101 12.9 9.7-17.1 672 86.4 82.2-89.7
College Graduate 824 10 3.3 1.2- 8.6 103 13.9 10.6-18.0 711 82.8 77.7-86.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 349 6 1.7 0.6- 4.9 49 12.1 8.1-17.8 294 86.2 80.2-90.5
$15,000- 24,999 506 3 2.6 0.4-13.8 59 17.1 11.2-25.2 444 80.3 71.4-87.0
$25,000- 34,999 324 2 2.0 0.3-10.5 34 12.8 6.5-23.6 288 85.2 74.2-92.1
$35,000- 49,999 355 4 0.7 0.2- 2.2 37 15.2 10.0-22.5 314 84.1 76.8-89.4
$50,000-74,999 356 4 2.6 0.6-10.7 43 13.5 8.9-19.8 309 83.9 76.6-89.3
$75,000+ 543 5 2.9 0.8- 9.7 67 13.8 9.9-18.9 471 83.3 77.1-88.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,178 12 2.4 0.8- 6.6 175 17.9 14.5-21.9 991 79.7 75.3-83.6
No 1,717 14 1.7 0.7- 3.9 147 10.7 8.2-13.7 1,556 87.7 84.3-90.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 473 6 1.4 0.4- 4.6 76 14.1 10.1-19.5 391 84.5 79.0-88.8
Non-Veteran 2,438 20 2.0 1.0- 4.2 249 12.9 10.6-15.6 2,169 85.1 82.1-87.7

Back to Sexual & Physical Violence.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 15AUG11.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook