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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has 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%)
TOTAL 11,287 107 1.6 1.2- 2.2 1,696 13.5 12.6-14.5 9,484 84.9 83.8-85.9
GENDER
Male 4,137 42 1.8 1.1- 2.7 315 7.7 6.5- 9.2 3,780 90.5 88.9-91.9
Female 7,150 65 1.5 1.0- 2.2 1,381 18.8 17.4-20.2 5,704 79.7 78.2-81.2
RACE
White 8,877 68 1.2 0.8- 1.7 1,269 13.0 12.0-14.1 7,540 85.8 84.6-86.9
African American 1,710 27 3.0 1.6- 5.3 318 16.1 13.7-18.9 1,365 80.9 77.8-83.7
Asian 98 0 0.0 . - . 6 3.2 1.2- 8.1 92 96.8 91.9-98.8
Native American 238 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 51 21.0 13.4-31.4 186 78.6 68.2-86.3
Other Minorities 301 11 4.0 1.8- 8.7 46 11.8 7.9-17.3 244 84.2 77.8-89.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 361 8 2.6 1.1- 6.0 49 9.2 6.1-13.7 304 88.2 83.2-91.9
-English Speaking 214 5 2.9 1.1- 7.9 36 11.0 6.4-18.4 173 86.0 78.2-91.3
-Spanish Speaking 147 3 2.1 0.4- 9.9 13 7.2 3.8-13.0 131 90.7 83.7-94.9
Non-Hispanic 10,897 99 1.6 1.1- 2.2 1,643 13.8 12.8-14.8 9,155 84.6 83.5-85.7
AGE
18-24 315 17 5.2 2.8- 9.4 30 8.4 5.2-13.2 268 86.4 80.8-90.6
25-34 899 27 3.1 1.8- 5.3 140 13.2 10.6-16.2 732 83.7 80.3-86.7
35-44 1,552 19 0.8 0.5- 1.4 305 17.2 14.9-19.7 1,228 82.0 79.5-84.3
45-54 2,134 27 1.0 0.6- 1.6 430 18.0 15.9-20.2 1,677 81.0 78.7-83.1
55-64 2,552 13 0.6 0.3- 1.2 443 15.3 13.6-17.3 2,096 84.0 82.1-85.9
65-74 2,151 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5 232 8.2 6.9- 9.7 1,916 91.4 89.8-92.8
75+ 1,579 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 106 5.5 4.2- 7.2 1,472 94.4 92.7-95.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,379 18 2.3 1.2- 4.4 213 15.9 12.9-19.5 1,148 81.8 78.0-85.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,211 37 2.4 1.5- 3.8 496 14.1 12.2-16.3 2,678 83.5 81.1-85.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,841 30 1.5 0.8- 2.8 538 16.7 14.9-18.8 2,273 81.8 79.6-83.8
College Graduate 3,839 22 0.8 0.4- 1.7 448 9.7 8.5-11.1 3,369 89.5 88.0-90.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,201 23 2.7 1.6- 4.6 323 23.6 20.2-27.3 855 73.7 69.8-77.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,785 25 2.7 1.4- 5.3 346 20.3 17.4-23.6 1,414 77.0 73.4-80.2
$25,000- 34,999 1,208 10 2.1 0.9- 5.0 173 14.8 11.4-19.2 1,025 83.0 78.5-86.8
$35,000- 49,999 1,428 10 1.8 0.6- 4.9 228 13.5 11.2-16.2 1,190 84.7 81.5-87.4
$50,000-74,999 1,509 14 1.4 0.5- 4.0 215 13.1 10.9-15.6 1,280 85.5 82.7-88.0
$75,000+ 2,405 7 0.4 0.1- 0.9 220 8.4 7.0-10.0 2,178 91.3 89.6-92.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,326 55 2.1 1.4- 3.2 871 19.7 17.9-21.7 3,400 78.2 76.1-80.2
No 6,905 52 1.4 0.9- 2.2 817 10.5 9.5-11.7 6,036 88.1 86.8-89.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,577 13 1.5 0.5- 4.4 133 9.9 7.6-12.8 1,431 88.6 85.3-91.2
Non-Veteran 9,707 94 1.6 1.2- 2.2 1,563 14.0 13.0-15.1 8,050 84.3 83.2-85.4

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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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