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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has someone you knew, not including a partner or ex-partner, ever forced you
to have sex or to do sexual things?

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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 11,265 13 0.1 0.1- 0.3 294 2.7 2.2- 3.2 10,958 97.2 96.7-97.6
GENDER
Male 4,137 4 0.1 0.0- 0.5 31 0.9 0.5- 1.4 4,102 99.0 98.4-99.4
Female 7,128 9 0.1 0.1- 0.3 263 4.3 3.6- 5.3 6,856 95.5 94.6-96.3
RACE
White 8,864 5 0.1 0.0- 0.2 210 2.6 2.1- 3.2 8,649 97.4 96.7-97.9
African American 1,704 7 0.4 0.1- 1.2 60 2.9 2.1- 4.0 1,637 96.7 95.5-97.6
Asian 99 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 98 99.5 96.2-99.9
Native American 237 0 0.0 . - . 9 5.6 1.6-17.3 228 94.4 82.7-98.4
Other Minorities 299 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 14 3.3 1.4- 7.5 284 96.5 92.4-98.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 359 0 0.0 . - . 12 2.8 1.2- 6.7 347 97.2 93.3-98.8
-English Speaking 213 0 0.0 . - . 10 4.6 1.7-11.8 203 95.4 88.2-98.3
-Spanish Speaking 146 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8 144 99.1 96.2-99.8
Non-Hispanic 10,877 13 0.1 0.1- 0.3 282 2.7 2.2- 3.2 10,582 97.2 96.6-97.6
AGE
18-24 310 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 7 1.9 0.6- 5.4 301 97.7 94.2-99.1
25-34 898 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5 40 4.0 2.7- 6.0 856 95.9 93.9-97.2
35-44 1,550 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 58 3.5 2.4- 4.9 1,491 96.5 95.0-97.6
45-54 2,130 5 0.1 0.0- 0.4 85 2.7 2.0- 3.6 2,040 97.1 96.2-97.8
55-64 2,550 3 0.1 0.0- 0.5 64 2.8 2.0- 3.9 2,483 97.1 96.0-97.9
65-74 2,150 0 0.0 . - . 30 1.0 0.6- 1.5 2,120 99.0 98.5-99.4
75+ 1,573 0 0.0 . - . 9 1.0 0.5- 2.4 1,564 99.0 97.6-99.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,369 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5 43 4.7 3.1- 7.1 1,324 95.2 92.8-96.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,204 4 0.2 0.1- 0.8 61 1.8 1.1- 3.1 3,139 97.9 96.7-98.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,834 4 0.1 0.0- 0.3 92 2.9 2.2- 3.8 2,738 97.0 96.1-97.7
College Graduate 3,841 3 0.0 0.0- 0.2 98 2.6 1.9- 3.4 3,740 97.4 96.5-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,193 4 0.2 0.1- 0.8 51 4.2 2.7- 6.4 1,138 95.6 93.3-97.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,783 4 0.3 0.1- 0.9 62 4.7 3.0- 7.4 1,717 95.0 92.3-96.7
$25,000- 34,999 1,207 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 30 2.9 1.8- 4.7 1,176 97.1 95.2-98.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,424 0 0.0 . - . 38 3.1 1.9- 5.1 1,386 96.9 94.9-98.1
$50,000-74,999 1,508 0 0.0 . - . 44 2.6 1.7- 3.8 1,464 97.4 96.2-98.3
$75,000+ 2,405 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1 38 1.6 1.0- 2.5 2,366 98.4 97.5-99.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,307 9 0.3 0.1- 0.7 173 5.0 3.9- 6.3 4,125 94.8 93.4-95.9
No 6,903 4 0.1 0.0- 0.2 121 1.6 1.3- 2.1 6,778 98.3 97.9-98.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,579 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1 19 1.0 0.6- 1.9 1,559 98.9 98.1-99.4
Non-Veteran 9,683 12 0.1 0.1- 0.3 275 2.9 2.4- 3.5 9,396 96.9 96.3-97.4

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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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