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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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%)
TOTAL 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
GENDER
Male 4,133 46 1.7 1.1- 2.5 661 15.8 14.1-17.6 3,426 82.6 80.6-84.4
Female 7,151 40 1.0 0.6- 1.7 539 7.5 6.6- 8.4 6,572 91.6 90.5-92.6
RACE
White 8,875 60 1.4 0.9- 2.1 993 12.5 11.4-13.6 7,822 86.1 84.9-87.3
African American 1,708 15 0.9 0.5- 1.6 136 6.7 5.1- 8.7 1,557 92.4 90.4-94.1
Asian 99 1 1.3 0.2- 8.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 97 98.2 92.1-99.6
Native American 238 5 3.0 1.0- 8.2 23 9.6 5.4-16.3 210 87.5 80.1-92.4
Other Minorities 301 4 1.0 0.3- 4.0 41 16.7 10.7-25.0 256 82.3 74.0-88.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 360 3 0.9 0.2- 3.9 54 15.4 10.2-22.5 303 83.8 76.5-89.1
-English Speaking 213 2 1.5 0.3- 7.4 33 15.6 8.4-27.0 178 82.9 71.5-90.3
-Spanish Speaking 147 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 21 15.1 8.7-24.9 125 84.7 74.9-91.2
Non-Hispanic 10,895 83 1.3 1.0- 1.9 1,142 11.1 10.2-12.1 9,670 87.5 86.5-88.5
AGE
18-24 315 11 2.7 1.2- 5.9 23 8.4 5.1-13.6 281 88.9 83.4-92.7
25-34 898 21 3.0 1.6- 5.4 92 10.4 7.9-13.6 785 86.6 83.1-89.5
35-44 1,553 15 1.1 0.5- 2.1 181 12.3 10.2-14.8 1,357 86.6 84.1-88.8
45-54 2,133 18 0.8 0.4- 1.4 342 15.9 13.9-18.0 1,773 83.3 81.1-85.3
55-64 2,551 14 0.6 0.3- 1.2 328 14.6 12.7-16.8 2,209 84.7 82.6-86.7
65-74 2,148 6 0.4 0.1- 0.9 172 7.8 6.4- 9.5 1,970 91.9 90.1-93.3
75+ 1,581 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 60 3.6 2.5- 4.9 1,520 96.4 95.1-97.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,380 13 1.2 0.6- 2.4 134 11.5 8.8-14.9 1,233 87.3 83.8-90.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,214 23 1.5 0.8- 2.8 303 10.7 8.9-12.8 2,888 87.8 85.5-89.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,836 24 1.2 0.7- 2.1 368 13.3 11.5-15.4 2,444 85.5 83.3-87.4
College Graduate 3,838 26 1.2 0.6- 2.4 394 10.6 9.3-12.2 3,418 88.1 86.4-89.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,200 20 2.5 1.4- 4.3 183 15.5 12.7-18.8 997 82.0 78.5-85.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,792 15 1.8 0.7- 4.5 210 14.6 11.7-18.0 1,567 83.6 79.9-86.8
$25,000- 34,999 1,209 7 1.2 0.4- 3.4 123 12.5 9.2-16.8 1,079 86.3 81.8-89.8
$35,000- 49,999 1,426 9 0.7 0.3- 1.8 138 10.4 8.3-13.1 1,279 88.8 86.1-91.1
$50,000-74,999 1,507 8 1.2 0.4- 3.3 163 10.7 8.7-13.0 1,336 88.1 85.5-90.3
$75,000+ 2,402 18 1.3 0.6- 2.7 247 11.3 9.5-13.4 2,137 87.4 85.1-89.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,323 43 1.9 1.2- 3.0 636 16.4 14.7-18.3 3,644 81.7 79.7-83.6
No 6,904 42 1.0 0.6- 1.6 561 9.1 8.0-10.3 6,301 89.9 88.6-91.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,576 13 0.8 0.3- 1.9 273 18.5 15.7-21.8 1,290 80.7 77.4-83.6
Non-Veteran 9,705 73 1.4 1.0- 2.0 927 10.4 9.4-11.4 8,705 88.2 87.1-89.3

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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.

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