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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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%)
North Carolina 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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 287 7 6.5 2.5-15.6 54 17.2 11.6-24.7 226 76.4 67.5-83.4
Buncombe 250 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7 44 16.1 11.1-22.8 204 83.2 76.5-88.3
Cabarrus 285 6 2.1 0.8- 5.0 40 12.1 8.2-17.5 239 85.8 80.2-90.0
Catawba 275 0 0.0 . - . 33 12.1 7.0-20.1 242 87.9 79.9-93.0
Cumberland 276 3 2.2 0.7- 7.0 49 15.5 11.1-21.3 224 82.2 76.0-87.1
Davidson 334 3 1.2 0.4- 3.6 48 16.0 11.5-21.8 283 82.9 76.9-87.6
Durham 578 3 2.2 0.6- 7.8 83 13.7 10.1-18.4 492 84.1 78.7-88.3
Forsyth 254 6 3.3 1.1- 9.4 28 9.6 5.9-15.2 220 87.1 80.4-91.7
Gaston 252 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 44 17.5 10.9-26.8 207 82.4 73.1-88.9
Guilford 658 4 0.8 0.3- 2.1 87 11.7 9.0-15.1 567 87.5 84.1-90.3
Iredell 313 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 43 16.8 11.1-24.6 269 83.0 75.2-88.7
Johnston 253 5 4.1 1.3-12.4 43 10.8 7.5-15.4 205 85.1 78.2-90.1
Mecklenburg 564 2 1.0 0.2- 5.9 77 11.4 8.4-15.4 485 87.6 83.2-90.9
New Hanover 311 3 2.9 0.8-10.1 42 14.5 10.1-20.4 266 82.6 75.8-87.7
Onslow 278 5 2.8 1.1- 7.2 46 14.1 9.6-20.2 227 83.1 76.5-88.2
Orange 287 0 0.0 . - . 54 16.2 11.5-22.4 233 83.8 77.6-88.5
Pitt 319 6 2.4 0.7- 8.1 41 10.8 7.2-15.9 272 86.8 80.8-91.1
Randolph 373 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4 68 17.2 12.6-23.0 304 81.9 75.8-86.7
Robeson 284 3 1.0 0.3- 4.0 46 11.7 7.9-16.9 235 87.3 81.9-91.3
Rowan 351 6 2.3 1.0- 5.5 60 16.7 12.5-22.0 285 80.9 75.3-85.5
Union 323 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 49 12.7 8.6-18.3 272 86.9 81.3-91.1
Wake 664 6 1.7 0.6- 5.3 95 11.6 9.0-14.8 563 86.7 82.9-89.7
Wayne 345 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0 45 13.2 7.9-21.2 298 85.7 77.6-91.1
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,908 36 2.4 1.4- 4.0 449 13.7 11.7-15.9 2,423 83.9 81.5-86.1
Piedmont 6,536 59 1.5 1.0- 2.1 967 13.1 12.0-14.4 5,510 85.4 84.0-86.6
Western NC 1,843 12 0.7 0.3- 1.3 280 14.7 12.6-17.1 1,551 84.6 82.2-86.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,260 9 0.8 0.3- 1.7 194 14.3 11.9-17.2 1,057 84.9 82.0-87.4
Northwest 2,223 21 1.5 0.8- 2.8 312 13.7 11.8-15.9 1,890 84.8 82.4-86.9
Charlotte 1,596 15 1.1 0.5- 2.5 239 13.5 11.2-16.1 1,342 85.4 82.6-87.8
Greensboro 1,793 13 1.5 0.8- 2.9 292 14.5 12.4-16.9 1,488 84.0 81.5-86.2
Southern Regional 975 10 2.1 0.8- 5.6 167 17.2 13.1-22.2 798 80.8 75.5-85.1
Coastal 461 4 1.3 0.4- 4.1 61 13.9 9.7-19.6 396 84.8 79.0-89.2
Wake 1,665 17 1.9 1.0- 3.8 241 11.5 9.7-13.7 1,407 86.5 84.0-88.7
Area L 116 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 17 9.6 5.6-16.1 98 89.6 82.9-93.8
Eastern 1,198 17 2.7 1.1- 6.5 173 12.1 9.5-15.5 1,008 85.1 81.1-88.4

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NOTE: For AHEC Regions, results for Area L are least reliable due to small sample size.

^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.

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